The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 61 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.44% 0.89% 0.72%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.52% 8.82% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Median daily rate £488 £338 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -28.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £419
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Systems Management Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
46 68 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.79% 10.07% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 20
Median daily rate £488 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.41% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £330 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +24.44%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Wiltshire region.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
1 10 (100.00%) Ansible
1 10 (100.00%) Terraform
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (80.00%) DevOps
4 6 (60.00%) Docker
4 6 (60.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (60.00%) Packer
4 6 (60.00%) Ubuntu
4 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 6 (60.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) JIRA
5 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Confluence
6 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
6 4 (40.00%) Go
6 4 (40.00%) GitHub
6 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (40.00%) SaltStack
6 4 (40.00%) Salt
6 4 (40.00%) Ruby
6 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (40.00%) nginx

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) Confluence
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) NAS
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) PowerShell Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) DevOps
3 6 (60.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (40.00%) Go
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Ansible
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
1 10 (100.00%) Terraform
2 6 (60.00%) Packer
3 4 (40.00%) Salt
4 3 (30.00%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) SaltStack