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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - - -
As % of the Systems Management category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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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 - - -
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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
81 25 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 11.51% 4.55% 10.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 11 46
Average daily rate £388 £451 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.98% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £280 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 8
Average hourly rate £20.06 £26.25 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.58% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £14.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £34.50 £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Opscode Chef
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft