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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 56 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 48 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.80% 1.65% -
As % of the Systems Management category 31.17% 22.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £415 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £410 £384
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +6.77%
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
154 112 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.00% 7.39% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 70 52
Average daily rate £350 £400 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Average hourly rate £13.75 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £17.25 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £17.50 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.20 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +20.51%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +16 47 £400 -3.61% 9
Bradford - - - -
Opscode Chef
Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 64 (95.52%) Puppet
2 52 (77.61%) Linux
3 49 (73.13%) DevOps
4 41 (61.19%) Ruby
5 39 (58.21%) Configuration Management
6 31 (46.27%) Python
7 26 (38.81%) Bash Shell
8 22 (32.84%) PHP
9 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (25.37%) Software Engineering
10 17 (25.37%) MongoDB
10 17 (25.37%) Web Services
11 16 (23.88%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (22.39%) Node.js
12 15 (22.39%) TDD
12 15 (22.39%) VMware
13 14 (20.90%) C++
14 13 (19.40%) Oracle
14 13 (19.40%) Apache
14 13 (19.40%) Redis
14 13 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (19.40%) Salt
15 12 (17.91%) Data Protection
15 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (17.91%) MS Visio
15 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
16 11 (16.42%) UNIX
16 11 (16.42%) Shell Script
17 10 (14.93%) SQL
17 10 (14.93%) Client/Server

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 15 (22.39%) Node.js
2 13 (19.40%) Apache
3 8 (11.94%) OpenStack
4 7 (10.45%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.46%) nginx
6 3 (4.48%) JBoss
6 3 (4.48%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
1 12 (17.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (7.46%) Amazon S3
3 5 (7.46%) Route 53
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) DNS
2 5 (7.46%) SSL
2 5 (7.46%) DHCP
2 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.48%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (4.48%) HTTP
4 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) MongoDB
2 13 (19.40%) Redis
3 9 (13.43%) NoSQL
3 9 (13.43%) MySQL
4 8 (11.94%) SimpleDB
4 8 (11.94%) Couchbase
5 7 (10.45%) Riak
6 5 (7.46%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
7 3 (4.48%) Hypertable
7 3 (4.48%) CouchDB
7 3 (4.48%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.46%) RSpec
2 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.48%) Subversion
3 3 (4.48%) Fiddler
General
1 6 (8.96%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (19.40%) Cloud Engineer
2 13 (19.40%) Software Engineer
3 12 (17.91%) Architect
3 12 (17.91%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (16.42%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 10 (14.93%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) DBA
8 2 (2.99%) Technical Leader
8 2 (2.99%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Head of Operations
9 1 (1.49%) Software Programmer
9 1 (1.49%) Head of Development
9 1 (1.49%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (1.49%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) Web Services
2 4 (5.97%) J2EE
3 3 (4.48%) Hibernate
3 3 (4.48%) Spring
4 2 (2.99%) Spring MVC
4 2 (2.99%) POSIX
5 1 (1.49%) LAMP
5 1 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.49%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.48%) User Experience
4 2 (2.99%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (77.61%) Linux
2 11 (16.42%) UNIX
3 5 (7.46%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (73.13%) DevOps
2 39 (58.21%) Configuration Management
3 19 (28.36%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.37%) Software Engineering
5 15 (22.39%) TDD
6 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (17.91%) Data Protection
7 5 (7.46%) BDD
8 4 (5.97%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.97%) Kanban
8 4 (5.97%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.97%) Scrum
8 4 (5.97%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.97%) RUP
8 4 (5.97%) DSDM
8 4 (5.97%) SOA
9 3 (4.48%) ITIL
9 3 (4.48%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (4.48%) OO
9 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 41 (61.19%) Ruby
2 31 (46.27%) Python
3 26 (38.81%) Bash Shell
4 22 (32.84%) PHP
5 14 (20.90%) C++
6 11 (16.42%) Shell Script
7 10 (14.93%) SQL
8 7 (10.45%) Java
9 4 (5.97%) Perl
10 3 (4.48%) C
10 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.49%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) XenServer
2 1 (1.49%) vSphere
2 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 64 (95.52%) Puppet
2 13 (19.40%) Salt
3 8 (11.94%) Cobbler
3 8 (11.94%) Tivoli
4 5 (7.46%) HAProxy
5 3 (4.48%) Ansible
5 3 (4.48%) Nagios
5 3 (4.48%) CA SiteMinder
5 3 (4.48%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) VMware
2 13 (19.40%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) SaltStack
4 3 (4.48%) Splunk
4 3 (4.48%) IBM
4 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.49%) Actimize
5 1 (1.49%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (1.49%) Percona
5 1 (1.49%) Rackspace
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