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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 74 74 91
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 36 32 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.79% 1.85% 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.22% 23.53% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 5
Average daily rate £438 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +13.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
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
222 136 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.01% 7.87% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 88 61
Average daily rate £425 £363 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016. 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 -13 35 £435 +20.00% 19
Opscode Chef
Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 62 (86.11%) Puppet
2 61 (84.72%) Linux
3 43 (59.72%) DevOps
4 35 (48.61%) Python
5 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (38.89%) Java
7 27 (37.50%) Unix
7 27 (37.50%) VMware
7 27 (37.50%) Bash Shell
8 26 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
9 25 (34.72%) Configuration Management
10 24 (33.33%) Oracle
10 24 (33.33%) Ruby
11 21 (29.17%) MongoDB
12 19 (26.39%) Jenkins
12 19 (26.39%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (23.61%) SQL
13 17 (23.61%) Red Hat
14 16 (22.22%) Cobbler
15 15 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (19.44%) Shell Script
17 13 (18.06%) .NET
17 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
17 13 (18.06%) Cloud Computing
18 12 (16.67%) PowerShell
18 12 (16.67%) Tivoli
19 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
19 11 (15.28%) Open Source
19 11 (15.28%) Perl

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (11.11%) Apache
2 7 (9.72%) IIS
2 7 (9.72%) Node.js
3 6 (8.33%) CloudStack
3 6 (8.33%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.78%) Jetty
5 2 (2.78%) nginx
5 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (36.11%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.06%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (12.50%) Google App Engine
3 9 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (12.50%) IaaS
4 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (5.56%) GitHub
6 3 (4.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.39%) PaaS
7 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) Internet
2 9 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 8 (11.11%) HTTP
4 5 (6.94%) NAS
4 5 (6.94%) SAN
4 5 (6.94%) SSL
5 4 (5.56%) DNS
6 3 (4.17%) DHCP
6 3 (4.17%) Firewall
6 3 (4.17%) FTP
6 3 (4.17%) IPsec
6 3 (4.17%) LAN
6 3 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.17%) MongoDB
2 10 (13.89%) MySQL
3 8 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 7 (9.72%) Big Data
4 7 (9.72%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.33%) CouchDB
6 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
7 4 (5.56%) Redis
7 4 (5.56%) Riak
8 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.39%) HBase
9 1 (1.39%) Informix
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.94%) Subversion
3 4 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 4 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.78%) Maven
4 2 (2.78%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.78%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.39%) JIRA
5 1 (1.39%) JUnit
5 1 (1.39%) MSI
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (51.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (20.83%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 10 (13.89%) Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Java Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Technical Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.94%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) PowerShell Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Consultant
10 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) PowerShell Specialist
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) .NET
2 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
3 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
3 7 (9.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (8.33%) Kafka
4 6 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (6.94%) J2EE
6 4 (5.56%) HTML
6 4 (5.56%) HTML5
6 4 (5.56%) jQuery
7 3 (4.17%) Middleware
7 3 (4.17%) Web Services
8 2 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.78%) Servlets
9 1 (1.39%) LAMP
9 1 (1.39%) REST
9 1 (1.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) Blog
3 2 (2.78%) Social Media
4 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.39%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Replication
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 61 (84.72%) Linux
2 27 (37.50%) Unix
3 15 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (13.89%) Windows
5 7 (9.72%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.33%) CentOS
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (59.72%) DevOps
2 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (34.72%) Configuration Management
5 11 (15.28%) Open Source
6 9 (12.50%) DSDM
6 9 (12.50%) RUP
6 9 (12.50%) Scrum
7 8 (11.11%) ITIL
8 7 (9.72%) Machine Learning
8 7 (9.72%) Software Delivery
9 6 (8.33%) Microservices
9 6 (8.33%) Web Operations
10 5 (6.94%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.94%) TDD
10 5 (6.94%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.56%) SDLC
12 3 (4.17%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 35 (48.61%) Python
2 28 (38.89%) Java
3 27 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 24 (33.33%) Ruby
5 17 (23.61%) SQL
6 14 (19.44%) Shell Script
7 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
8 12 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 11 (15.28%) Perl
10 7 (9.72%) C#
10 7 (9.72%) R
11 4 (5.56%) Groovy
12 1 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
1 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 19 (26.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (15.28%) Xen
3 9 (12.50%) vSphere
4 8 (11.11%) Docker
5 6 (8.33%) XenServer
6 4 (5.56%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
7 3 (4.17%) KVM
8 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
8 2 (2.78%) vCloud
9 1 (1.39%) Firmware
9 1 (1.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 62 (86.11%) Puppet
2 16 (22.22%) Cobbler
3 12 (16.67%) Tivoli
4 10 (13.89%) Salt
5 7 (9.72%) Graphite
5 7 (9.72%) StatsD
6 6 (8.33%) Ansible
6 6 (8.33%) Nagios
7 5 (6.94%) SCCM
8 4 (5.56%) Cacti
9 3 (4.17%) Opsview
10 1 (1.39%) Grafana
10 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (37.50%) VMware
2 24 (33.33%) Oracle
3 17 (23.61%) Red Hat
4 9 (12.50%) Google
5 7 (9.72%) Apigee
5 7 (9.72%) Citrix
5 7 (9.72%) EnterpriseDB
5 7 (9.72%) F5
5 7 (9.72%) Mashery
5 7 (9.72%) SaltStack
5 7 (9.72%) Tableau
5 7 (9.72%) Teradata
6 6 (8.33%) Splunk
7 5 (6.94%) Cisco
7 5 (6.94%) HP
7 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.17%) Rackspace
8 3 (4.17%) RightScale
9 2 (2.78%) Qualys
10 1 (1.39%) IBM
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