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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 70 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 31 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.87% 0.58% -
As % of the Systems Management category 24.22% 10.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -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 89 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.71% 5.77% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 46 52
Average daily rate £363 £320 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £16.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

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 29 January 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
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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 +11 31 £363 +13.28% 6
Wakefield - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Opscode Chef
Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 80 (96.39%) Puppet
2 74 (89.16%) DevOps
3 68 (81.93%) Linux
4 65 (78.31%) Ruby
5 55 (66.27%) Python
6 53 (63.86%) Configuration Management
7 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (46.99%) Bash Shell
9 37 (44.58%) PHP
10 32 (38.55%) MongoDB
11 31 (37.35%) Apache
12 30 (36.14%) SQL
13 27 (32.53%) Oracle
14 22 (26.51%) Software Engineering
14 22 (26.51%) Graphite
15 20 (24.10%) UNIX
16 19 (22.89%) Riak
17 18 (21.69%) Shell Script
18 17 (20.48%) SaltStack
18 17 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (19.28%) Redis
19 16 (19.28%) Node.js
19 16 (19.28%) Splunk
19 16 (19.28%) Cobbler
19 16 (19.28%) MySQL
20 15 (18.07%) C
20 15 (18.07%) Nagios
20 15 (18.07%) Tivoli
20 15 (18.07%) CouchDB
20 15 (18.07%) Amazon AWS

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 31 (37.35%) Apache
2 16 (19.28%) Node.js
3 15 (18.07%) OpenStack
4 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.02%) nginx
6 3 (3.61%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.61%) JBoss
6 3 (3.61%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (15.66%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.23%) Route 53
3 6 (7.23%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.20%) PaaS
4 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.02%) DNS
2 5 (6.02%) SSL
3 4 (4.82%) Internet
3 4 (4.82%) DHCP
3 4 (4.82%) HTTP
3 4 (4.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (38.55%) MongoDB
2 19 (22.89%) Riak
3 16 (19.28%) Redis
3 16 (19.28%) MySQL
4 15 (18.07%) CouchDB
4 15 (18.07%) Hypertable
5 11 (13.25%) NoSQL
6 9 (10.84%) Couchbase
6 9 (10.84%) SimpleDB
7 6 (7.23%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (3.61%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Fiddler
2 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.02%) RSpec
3 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.61%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (60.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (14.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 6 (7.23%) Software Engineer
4 5 (6.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (4.82%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (3.61%) Developer
6 3 (3.61%) Architect
6 3 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) DBA
7 2 (2.41%) Programmer
7 2 (2.41%) Administrator
7 2 (2.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (2.41%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) Head of Operations
7 2 (2.41%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.20%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.25%) Web Services
2 4 (4.82%) J2EE
3 3 (3.61%) Spring
3 3 (3.61%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.41%) LAMP
4 2 (2.41%) POSIX
4 2 (2.41%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.20%) Java EE
5 1 (1.20%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.20%) Memcached
5 1 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.05%) Client/Server
3 4 (4.82%) User Experience
4 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.41%) Clustering
5 2 (2.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (81.93%) Linux
2 20 (24.10%) UNIX
3 7 (8.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (89.16%) DevOps
2 53 (63.86%) Configuration Management
3 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (26.51%) Software Engineering
5 14 (16.87%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (13.25%) TDD
7 6 (7.23%) RUP
7 6 (7.23%) DSDM
7 6 (7.23%) Scrum
7 6 (7.23%) Load Balancing
8 5 (6.02%) Test Automation
8 5 (6.02%) Kanban
8 5 (6.02%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.82%) SOA
9 4 (4.82%) Security Testing
10 3 (3.61%) Network Design
10 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.61%) Performance Testing
10 3 (3.61%) Data Protection
10 3 (3.61%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 65 (78.31%) Ruby
2 55 (66.27%) Python
3 39 (46.99%) Bash Shell
4 37 (44.58%) PHP
5 30 (36.14%) SQL
6 18 (21.69%) Shell Script
7 15 (18.07%) C
8 13 (15.66%) C++
9 7 (8.43%) Java
10 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
10 4 (4.82%) Perl
11 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (4.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.20%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.41%) vSphere
2 2 (2.41%) XenServer
2 2 (2.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 80 (96.39%) Puppet
2 22 (26.51%) Graphite
3 16 (19.28%) Cobbler
4 15 (18.07%) Nagios
4 15 (18.07%) Tivoli
4 15 (18.07%) CFEngine
4 15 (18.07%) Ansible
5 10 (12.05%) Salt
6 5 (6.02%) HAProxy
7 3 (3.61%) CA SiteMinder
8 1 (1.20%) Opsview
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Oracle
2 17 (20.48%) SaltStack
3 16 (19.28%) Splunk
4 7 (8.43%) Rackspace
5 6 (7.23%) VMware
6 3 (3.61%) IBM
6 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.41%) Percona
7 2 (2.41%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (1.20%) Actimize
8 1 (1.20%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.20%) Tealeaf
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