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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 78 81 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 45 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.07% 1.00% 1.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.61% 17.35% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 17
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£350 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £400 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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
147 98 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.76% 5.79% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 58 102
Average daily rate £375 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £185 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £20.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.88 £24.00 £23.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.17% -10.84%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 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 +3 44 £350 -12.50% 9
Opscode Chef
Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 112 (95.73%) Puppet
2 93 (79.49%) Linux
3 76 (64.96%) DevOps
4 71 (60.68%) Python
5 70 (59.83%) Configuration Management
6 67 (57.26%) Bash Shell
7 57 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (47.01%) Continuous Integration
9 51 (43.59%) Jenkins
10 47 (40.17%) Ruby
11 37 (31.62%) Java
12 36 (30.77%) MongoDB
13 34 (29.06%) SQL
14 31 (26.50%) UNIX
14 31 (26.50%) Apache
15 29 (24.79%) Tomcat
15 29 (24.79%) Open Source
16 28 (23.93%) Amazon AWS
16 28 (23.93%) NoSQL
17 26 (22.22%) Ansible
18 25 (21.37%) Git (software)
18 25 (21.37%) Oracle
19 24 (20.51%) Amazon EC2
20 23 (19.66%) Cloud Computing
20 23 (19.66%) OpenStack
21 22 (18.80%) Redis
21 22 (18.80%) TDD
22 20 (17.09%) VMware
22 20 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
22 20 (17.09%) TCP/IP

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (26.50%) Apache
2 29 (24.79%) Tomcat
3 23 (19.66%) OpenStack
4 16 (13.68%) Node.js
5 13 (11.11%) nginx
6 6 (5.13%) IIS
6 6 (5.13%) WebSphere
6 6 (5.13%) Jetty
7 5 (4.27%) JBoss
8 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 28 (23.93%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (20.51%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (19.66%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (6.84%) Route 53
4 8 (6.84%) Amazon S3
4 8 (6.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (5.13%) Google App Engine
5 6 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.85%) IaaS
6 1 (0.85%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.09%) TCP/IP
2 15 (12.82%) Firewall
3 11 (9.40%) Internet
4 8 (6.84%) DNS
5 7 (5.98%) SSL
5 7 (5.98%) HTTP
5 7 (5.98%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (5.13%) DHCP
6 6 (5.13%) FTP
6 6 (5.13%) IPsec
7 3 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 28 (23.93%) NoSQL
3 22 (18.80%) Redis
4 19 (16.24%) MySQL
5 12 (10.26%) Hadoop
6 11 (9.40%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (8.55%) Relational Database
8 9 (7.69%) Couchbase
8 9 (7.69%) SimpleDB
9 8 (6.84%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (5.98%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
11 3 (2.56%) CouchDB
11 3 (2.56%) Hypertable
11 3 (2.56%) Riak
12 2 (1.71%) Big Data
13 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 51 (43.59%) Jenkins
2 25 (21.37%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.56%) Subversion
3 3 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (2.56%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.85%) JIRA
4 1 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 8 (6.84%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.42%) Finance
Job Titles
1 53 (45.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (14.53%) Developer
3 14 (11.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 10 (8.55%) Java Developer
5 8 (6.84%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Platform Engineer
6 7 (5.98%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 7 (5.98%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.13%) Lead Developer
7 6 (5.13%) Lead Java Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Architect
9 3 (2.56%) DBA
9 3 (2.56%) Web Developer
9 3 (2.56%) SQL Developer
9 3 (2.56%) SQL DBA
9 3 (2.56%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
10 1 (0.85%) Web Engineer
10 1 (0.85%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.82%) RabbitMQ
2 14 (11.97%) Web Services
3 11 (9.40%) LAMP
3 11 (9.40%) Servlets
3 11 (9.40%) Memcached
4 10 (8.55%) .NET
5 9 (7.69%) J2EE
6 7 (5.98%) POSIX
7 4 (3.42%) Java EE
8 3 (2.56%) RESTful
9 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.85%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.42%) Clustering
2 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.56%) Replication
2 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.71%) User Experience
4 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 93 (79.49%) Linux
2 31 (26.50%) UNIX
3 19 (16.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (12.82%) Windows
5 12 (10.26%) CentOS
6 1 (0.85%) SUSE
6 1 (0.85%) Debian
6 1 (0.85%) Fedora
6 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (64.96%) DevOps
2 70 (59.83%) Configuration Management
3 57 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (47.01%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (24.79%) Open Source
6 22 (18.80%) TDD
7 13 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (9.40%) Data Management
9 10 (8.55%) Automated Testing
9 10 (8.55%) Software Engineering
9 10 (8.55%) Unit Testing
10 9 (7.69%) Software Delivery
11 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.84%) Kanban
12 7 (5.98%) Test Automation
12 7 (5.98%) Performance Testing
12 7 (5.98%) Security Testing
12 7 (5.98%) Network Design
12 7 (5.98%) Service Management
13 6 (5.13%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 71 (60.68%) Python
2 67 (57.26%) Bash Shell
3 47 (40.17%) Ruby
4 37 (31.62%) Java
5 34 (29.06%) SQL
6 18 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 17 (14.53%) PHP
8 12 (10.26%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.84%) Perl
10 3 (2.56%) C
10 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.85%) Scala
11 1 (0.85%) Groovy
11 1 (0.85%) Clojure
11 1 (0.85%) R
11 1 (0.85%) VB
11 1 (0.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 20 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.40%) vCloud
3 10 (8.55%) QEMU
3 10 (8.55%) KVM
4 7 (5.98%) Xen
5 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.71%) Docker
7 1 (0.85%) XenServer
7 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 112 (95.73%) Puppet
2 26 (22.22%) Ansible
3 20 (17.09%) Cobbler
4 18 (15.38%) Tivoli
5 14 (11.97%) Salt
5 14 (11.97%) Graphite
6 11 (9.40%) Rundeck
6 11 (9.40%) Opsview
7 7 (5.98%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.56%) Nagios
8 3 (2.56%) SCCM
8 3 (2.56%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.85%) StatsD
Vendors
1 25 (21.37%) Oracle
2 20 (17.09%) VMware
3 14 (11.97%) Splunk
4 12 (10.26%) Red Hat
5 11 (9.40%) Riverbed
5 11 (9.40%) Tealeaf
6 10 (8.55%) Rackspace
7 9 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.98%) hybris
9 6 (5.13%) Google
10 4 (3.42%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.71%) Juniper
11 2 (1.71%) F5
11 2 (1.71%) Cisco
11 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.85%) Teradata
12 1 (0.85%) Citrix
12 1 (0.85%) Tableau
12 1 (0.85%) EnterpriseDB
12 1 (0.85%) Apigee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £Negotiable per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £470 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago