The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 70 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 35 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.03% 0.26% -
As % of the Systems Management category 27.34% 3.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£363 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Opscode Chef
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
128 113 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.43% 7.24% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 65 44
Average daily rate £363 £306 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.36% -7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £222 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £405 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -22.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Opscode Chef across the West Yorkshire region.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +25 35 £363 +13.28% 14
Wakefield - - - -
Opscode Chef
Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef.

1 87 (97.75%) Puppet
2 80 (89.89%) DevOps
3 78 (87.64%) Ruby
4 77 (86.52%) Linux
5 71 (79.78%) Python
6 59 (66.29%) Configuration Management
7 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (58.43%) Bash Shell
8 39 (43.82%) PHP
9 37 (41.57%) SQL
9 37 (41.57%) Apache
9 37 (41.57%) MongoDB
10 31 (34.83%) Oracle
11 25 (28.09%) UNIX
11 25 (28.09%) Software Engineering
11 25 (28.09%) Graphite
12 24 (26.97%) Shell Script
13 23 (25.84%) Cobbler
14 22 (24.72%) Riak
15 21 (23.60%) Tivoli
15 21 (23.60%) Amazon AWS
16 20 (22.47%) MySQL
16 20 (22.47%) SaltStack
16 20 (22.47%) Ansible
16 20 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
17 19 (21.35%) Splunk
17 19 (21.35%) OpenStack
18 18 (20.22%) Redis
18 18 (20.22%) CFEngine
18 18 (20.22%) Hypertable

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (41.57%) Apache
2 19 (21.35%) OpenStack
3 15 (16.85%) Node.js
4 6 (6.74%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.62%) nginx
6 2 (2.25%) JBoss
6 2 (2.25%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.60%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (20.22%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (7.87%) Amazon S3
3 7 (7.87%) Route 53
4 1 (1.12%) IaaS
4 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) Internet
2 5 (5.62%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.49%) DNS
3 4 (4.49%) SSL
3 4 (4.49%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.37%) DHCP
4 3 (3.37%) HTTP
5 1 (1.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (41.57%) MongoDB
2 22 (24.72%) Riak
3 20 (22.47%) MySQL
4 18 (20.22%) CouchDB
4 18 (20.22%) Redis
4 18 (20.22%) Hypertable
5 13 (14.61%) NoSQL
6 10 (11.24%) SimpleDB
6 10 (11.24%) Couchbase
7 7 (7.87%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.12%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (20.22%) Fiddler
2 7 (7.87%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.62%) RSpec
5 2 (2.25%) Subversion
6 1 (1.12%) JIRA
6 1 (1.12%) Hudson
General
1 7 (7.87%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 63 (70.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (19.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 7 (7.87%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (6.74%) Software Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (5.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) Developer
6 3 (3.37%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (3.37%) Administrator
7 2 (2.25%) Java Developer
7 2 (2.25%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.25%) Programmer
7 2 (2.25%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (2.25%) DBA
7 2 (2.25%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (1.12%) Development Analyst
8 1 (1.12%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.12%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.48%) Web Services
2 3 (3.37%) Hibernate
2 3 (3.37%) Spring
2 3 (3.37%) J2EE
3 2 (2.25%) POSIX
3 2 (2.25%) LAMP
3 2 (2.25%) Spring MVC
4 1 (1.12%) Memcached
4 1 (1.12%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.12%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.12%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.47%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.37%) Clustering
3 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.37%) User Experience
4 2 (2.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 77 (86.52%) Linux
2 25 (28.09%) UNIX
3 6 (6.74%) Windows
4 1 (1.12%) SUSE
4 1 (1.12%) Debian
4 1 (1.12%) Fedora
4 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.12%) CentOS
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (89.89%) DevOps
2 59 (66.29%) Configuration Management
3 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (28.09%) Software Engineering
5 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (13.48%) TDD
7 7 (7.87%) Scrum
7 7 (7.87%) RUP
7 7 (7.87%) DSDM
8 6 (6.74%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.62%) Kanban
9 5 (5.62%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.49%) Capacity Management
10 4 (4.49%) Security Testing
10 4 (4.49%) SOA
11 3 (3.37%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (3.37%) OO
11 3 (3.37%) Network Design
11 3 (3.37%) Performance Testing
11 3 (3.37%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 78 (87.64%) Ruby
2 71 (79.78%) Python
3 52 (58.43%) Bash Shell
4 39 (43.82%) PHP
5 37 (41.57%) SQL
6 24 (26.97%) Shell Script
7 18 (20.22%) C
8 12 (13.48%) C++
9 9 (10.11%) Java
10 6 (6.74%) Perl
11 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
12 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Xen
1 2 (2.25%) XenServer
1 2 (2.25%) vSphere
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 87 (97.75%) Puppet
2 25 (28.09%) Graphite
3 23 (25.84%) Cobbler
4 21 (23.60%) Tivoli
5 20 (22.47%) Ansible
6 18 (20.22%) Nagios
6 18 (20.22%) CFEngine
7 13 (14.61%) Salt
8 5 (5.62%) HAProxy
9 2 (2.25%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (1.12%) Opsview
Vendors
1 31 (34.83%) Oracle
2 20 (22.47%) SaltStack
3 19 (21.35%) Splunk
4 11 (12.36%) Rackspace
5 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.37%) VMware
7 2 (2.25%) IBM
7 2 (2.25%) Percona
7 2 (2.25%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (1.12%) hybris
8 1 (1.12%) Tealeaf
8 1 (1.12%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Benifits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago