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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 48 102 68
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -34
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 72 1 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.58% 0.057% 1.86%
As % of the Systems Management category 41.38% 0.71% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 1 24
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£350 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £310 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
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
174 141 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.66% 7.97% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 79 56
Average daily rate £363 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.75 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +16.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £24.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-18.44% +23.75%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +56 71 £350 +12.90% 7
Opscode Chef
Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 103 (97.17%) Puppet
2 87 (82.08%) Linux
3 81 (76.42%) Python
4 77 (72.64%) Configuration Management
4 77 (72.64%) DevOps
5 72 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (61.32%) Ruby
6 65 (61.32%) Bash Shell
7 43 (40.57%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (39.62%) Apache
9 39 (36.79%) SQL
10 34 (32.08%) Oracle
11 32 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
11 32 (30.19%) MongoDB
11 32 (30.19%) Ansible
12 28 (26.42%) UNIX
13 27 (25.47%) PHP
13 27 (25.47%) Java
14 26 (24.53%) Amazon EC2
14 26 (24.53%) Jenkins
14 26 (24.53%) OpenStack
15 23 (21.70%) Cobbler
16 22 (20.75%) TDD
17 21 (19.81%) Tivoli
17 21 (19.81%) Shell Script
18 19 (17.92%) MySQL
19 18 (16.98%) Software Engineering
19 18 (16.98%) Splunk
19 18 (16.98%) Graphite
20 17 (16.04%) Redis

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 42 (39.62%) Apache
2 26 (24.53%) OpenStack
3 14 (13.21%) Tomcat
4 11 (10.38%) Node.js
5 10 (9.43%) nginx
6 6 (5.66%) IIS
6 6 (5.66%) WebSphere
6 6 (5.66%) Jetty
7 2 (1.89%) JBoss
8 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 32 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (24.53%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (11.32%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (5.66%) Google App Engine
4 6 (5.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (4.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (4.72%) Amazon S3
5 5 (4.72%) Route 53
6 1 (0.94%) IaaS
6 1 (0.94%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.94%) SaaS
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.26%) Firewall
2 8 (7.55%) Internet
2 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.60%) DNS
3 7 (6.60%) SSL
3 7 (6.60%) HTTP
4 6 (5.66%) IPsec
4 6 (5.66%) DHCP
4 6 (5.66%) FTP
5 4 (3.77%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (30.19%) MongoDB
2 19 (17.92%) MySQL
3 17 (16.04%) NoSQL
3 17 (16.04%) Redis
4 15 (14.15%) Riak
4 15 (14.15%) Hypertable
4 15 (14.15%) CouchDB
5 11 (10.38%) SimpleDB
5 11 (10.38%) Couchbase
6 5 (4.72%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (3.77%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.83%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.83%) Big Data
9 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 26 (24.53%) Jenkins
2 15 (14.15%) Fiddler
3 9 (8.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.94%) Hudson
4 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (57.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (16.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 11 (10.38%) Developer
4 8 (7.55%) Java Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Lead Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (5.66%) Platform Engineer
5 6 (5.66%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (2.83%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 3 (2.83%) Software Engineer
8 2 (1.89%) Architect
8 2 (1.89%) Administrator
8 2 (1.89%) Web Developer
8 2 (1.89%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (1.89%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (0.94%) Web Engineer
9 1 (0.94%) Senior Architect
9 1 (0.94%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (0.94%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.38%) Servlets
2 9 (8.49%) Web Services
3 7 (6.60%) .NET
4 6 (5.66%) J2EE
5 5 (4.72%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (2.83%) POSIX
6 3 (2.83%) LAMP
6 3 (2.83%) Memcached
7 1 (0.94%) Java EE
7 1 (0.94%) RESTful
7 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.94%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.09%) Open Source
1 16 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.72%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.77%) Clustering
4 3 (2.83%) User Experience
5 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 87 (82.08%) Linux
2 28 (26.42%) UNIX
3 7 (6.60%) Windows
4 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.83%) CentOS
6 1 (0.94%) SUSE
6 1 (0.94%) Debian
6 1 (0.94%) Fedora
6 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (72.64%) Configuration Management
1 77 (72.64%) DevOps
2 72 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (40.57%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (20.75%) TDD
5 18 (16.98%) Software Engineering
6 13 (12.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (11.32%) Software Delivery
8 10 (9.43%) Unit Testing
8 10 (9.43%) Automated Testing
9 5 (4.72%) Kanban
10 4 (3.77%) Test Automation
10 4 (3.77%) Security Testing
10 4 (3.77%) Load Balancing
10 4 (3.77%) Scrum
11 3 (2.83%) Performance Testing
11 3 (2.83%) Data Management
11 3 (2.83%) Network Design
11 3 (2.83%) Service Management
11 3 (2.83%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 81 (76.42%) Python
2 65 (61.32%) Ruby
2 65 (61.32%) Bash Shell
3 39 (36.79%) SQL
4 27 (25.47%) PHP
4 27 (25.47%) Java
5 21 (19.81%) Shell Script
6 15 (14.15%) C
7 8 (7.55%) C++
8 7 (6.60%) Perl
9 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.94%) VB
10 1 (0.94%) Groovy
10 1 (0.94%) Scala
10 1 (0.94%) Clojure
10 1 (0.94%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (1.89%) Degree
1 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 15 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.49%) QEMU
2 9 (8.49%) KVM
3 7 (6.60%) Xen
4 2 (1.89%) Docker
5 1 (0.94%) XenServer
5 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 103 (97.17%) Puppet
2 32 (30.19%) Ansible
3 23 (21.70%) Cobbler
4 21 (19.81%) Tivoli
5 18 (16.98%) Graphite
6 15 (14.15%) Nagios
6 15 (14.15%) CFEngine
7 14 (13.21%) Salt
8 4 (3.77%) HAProxy
9 3 (2.83%) Opsview
10 1 (0.94%) StatsD
Vendors
1 34 (32.08%) Oracle
2 18 (16.98%) Splunk
3 16 (15.09%) SaltStack
4 15 (14.15%) Rackspace
4 15 (14.15%) VMware
5 6 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.66%) Google
6 4 (3.77%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.83%) Riverbed
7 3 (2.83%) hybris
7 3 (2.83%) Tealeaf
8 1 (0.94%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.94%) Citrix
8 1 (0.94%) Teradata
8 1 (0.94%) Tableau
8 1 (0.94%) Percona
8 1 (0.94%) Apigee
8 1 (0.94%) Mashery
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