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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 74 60 114
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +54
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 26 34 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.57% 2.29% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.07% 25.95% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 1
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£400 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £384
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +8.07%
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
108 131 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.53% 8.84% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 80 62
Average daily rate £341 £401 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.79% +23.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £17.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £22.00 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +30.55%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -12 25 £400 -3.61% 7
Bradford - - - -
Opscode Chef
Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 38 (95.00%) Puppet
2 33 (82.50%) Linux
3 27 (67.50%) DevOps
4 20 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 17 (42.50%) Ruby
6 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
7 14 (35.00%) VMware
7 14 (35.00%) Python
7 14 (35.00%) Web Services
8 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (30.00%) Data Protection
9 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (30.00%) Salt
9 12 (30.00%) C++
9 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 12 (30.00%) MS Visio
10 11 (27.50%) TDD
10 11 (27.50%) PHP
11 9 (22.50%) Node.js
11 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
11 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (17.50%) Client/Server
13 6 (15.00%) Redis
13 6 (15.00%) SimpleDB
13 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
13 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
13 6 (15.00%) Couchbase
14 4 (10.00%) Perl
14 4 (10.00%) DNS
14 4 (10.00%) UNIX

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 9 (22.50%) Node.js
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.00%) nginx
4 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 12 (30.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) Route 53
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (7.50%) SSL
2 3 (7.50%) DHCP
2 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SimpleDB
1 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (15.00%) Redis
1 6 (15.00%) Couchbase
2 3 (7.50%) MySQL
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Architect
1 12 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 11 (27.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (27.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 9 (22.50%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Head of Operations
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.50%) Applications Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Web Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) POSIX
2 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) UNIX
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) DevOps
2 20 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 12 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 11 (27.50%) TDD
5 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 9 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.50%) BDD
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) RUP
7 3 (7.50%) DSDM
8 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (5.00%) ITIL
8 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) Ruby
2 15 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 14 (35.00%) Python
4 12 (30.00%) C++
5 11 (27.50%) PHP
6 4 (10.00%) Perl
7 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.00%) SQL
8 2 (5.00%) Java
9 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
1 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) XenServer
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (95.00%) Puppet
2 12 (30.00%) Salt
3 3 (7.50%) Cobbler
3 3 (7.50%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.00%) CA SiteMinder
4 2 (5.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) VMware
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
2 2 (5.00%) IBM
2 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) Actimize
3 1 (2.50%) EnterpriseDB
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