The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 79 91 100
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 61 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.04% 1.24% 1.05%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.75% 18.83% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 20 16
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£350 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £494
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 - -
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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 Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
228 154 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.64% 6.57% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 93 140
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 6
Average hourly rate £19.51 £22.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.27% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.58 £24.80 £40.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -13.33%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
West Yorkshire +4 44 £350 -12.50% 14
South Yorkshire -1 17 £419 +39.58% 5
North Yorkshire - 1 £418 - 2
Opscode Chef
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 131 (83.97%) Puppet
2 126 (80.77%) Linux
3 105 (67.31%) DevOps
4 79 (50.64%) Bash Shell
5 76 (48.72%) Python
6 74 (47.44%) Configuration Management
7 72 (46.15%) Java
8 69 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
8 69 (44.23%) Jenkins
9 62 (39.74%) Continuous Integration
10 60 (38.46%) MongoDB
11 49 (31.41%) Ruby
12 47 (30.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 43 (27.56%) RabbitMQ
13 43 (27.56%) SQL
14 39 (25.00%) NoSQL
14 39 (25.00%) Salt
15 38 (24.36%) Git (software)
16 37 (23.72%) Graphite
16 37 (23.72%) Splunk
16 37 (23.72%) Apache
17 36 (23.08%) CentOS
18 34 (21.79%) UNIX
19 33 (21.15%) Tomcat
20 32 (20.51%) Open Source
21 31 (19.87%) Amazon AWS
22 27 (17.31%) Ansible
22 27 (17.31%) Docker
23 26 (16.67%) CouchDB
24 25 (16.03%) Amazon EC2

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 37 (23.72%) Apache
2 33 (21.15%) Tomcat
3 23 (14.74%) OpenStack
4 18 (11.54%) Node.js
5 16 (10.26%) nginx
6 9 (5.77%) IIS
6 9 (5.77%) JBoss
7 8 (5.13%) Jetty
8 7 (4.49%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.64%) Confluence
9 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (19.87%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (16.03%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.13%) Amazon S3
4 8 (5.13%) Route 53
4 8 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 7 (4.49%) Google App Engine
6 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (3.21%) IaaS
8 3 (1.92%) SaaS
9 2 (1.28%) PaaS
10 1 (0.64%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (14.10%) TCP/IP
2 17 (10.90%) Firewall
3 12 (7.69%) Internet
4 11 (7.05%) DNS
5 9 (5.77%) HTTP
6 8 (5.13%) SSL
7 7 (4.49%) DHCP
7 7 (4.49%) FTP
7 7 (4.49%) IPsec
7 7 (4.49%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.92%) WAN
9 1 (0.64%) DMZ
9 1 (0.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 39 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 26 (16.67%) CouchDB
4 24 (15.38%) MySQL
5 23 (14.74%) Redis
6 13 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 12 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 9 (5.77%) SimpleDB
8 9 (5.77%) Couchbase
9 8 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (4.49%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.56%) SQL Server
12 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.28%) Hypertable
12 2 (1.28%) Riak
12 2 (1.28%) Big Data
13 1 (0.64%) HBase
Development Applications
1 69 (44.23%) Jenkins
2 38 (24.36%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.49%) Subversion
4 6 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.21%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (2.56%) Maven
7 3 (1.92%) JIRA
7 3 (1.92%) Selenium
7 3 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.92%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.28%) MSI
8 2 (1.28%) Hudson
8 2 (1.28%) Fiddler
8 2 (1.28%) JUnit
8 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.64%) PVCS
9 1 (0.64%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.64%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.64%) FishEye
General
1 8 (5.13%) Telecoms
1 8 (5.13%) Games
2 5 (3.21%) Finance
3 2 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 76 (48.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (13.46%) Developer
3 15 (9.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 14 (8.97%) Java Developer
5 12 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (5.13%) Platform Engineer
8 7 (4.49%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 6 (3.85%) Lead Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
9 6 (3.85%) Architect
10 4 (2.56%) Java Software Engineer
11 3 (1.92%) SQL Developer
11 3 (1.92%) SQL DBA
11 3 (1.92%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (1.92%) DBA
11 3 (1.92%) Web Developer
11 3 (1.92%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (1.92%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (27.56%) RabbitMQ
2 24 (15.38%) Kafka
3 16 (10.26%) Web Services
4 13 (8.33%) .NET
5 12 (7.69%) Servlets
5 12 (7.69%) LAMP
6 11 (7.05%) Memcached
7 10 (6.41%) J2EE
8 8 (5.13%) RESTful
9 7 (4.49%) POSIX
10 5 (3.21%) Java EE
11 3 (1.92%) jQuery
11 3 (1.92%) HTML
12 2 (1.28%) CSS
12 2 (1.28%) AngularJS
13 1 (0.64%) Play Framework
13 1 (0.64%) React
13 1 (0.64%) Sass
13 1 (0.64%) LESS
13 1 (0.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.13%) Private Cloud
1 8 (5.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.56%) Mobile Games
2 4 (2.56%) Clustering
2 4 (2.56%) Online Games
2 4 (2.56%) User Experience
3 3 (1.92%) Replication
3 3 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.64%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 126 (80.77%) Linux
2 47 (30.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 36 (23.08%) CentOS
4 34 (21.79%) UNIX
5 22 (14.10%) Windows
6 2 (1.28%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.28%) Debian
7 1 (0.64%) Fedora
7 1 (0.64%) Solaris
7 1 (0.64%) SUSE
7 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (67.31%) DevOps
2 74 (47.44%) Configuration Management
3 69 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (39.74%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (20.51%) Open Source
6 25 (16.03%) TDD
7 19 (12.18%) Data Management
7 19 (12.18%) Microservices
8 17 (10.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (8.97%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.41%) Automated Testing
10 10 (6.41%) Unit Testing
11 9 (5.77%) Test Automation
11 9 (5.77%) Software Delivery
11 9 (5.77%) E-Commerce
12 8 (5.13%) Kanban
13 7 (4.49%) Performance Testing
13 7 (4.49%) Security Testing
13 7 (4.49%) Network Design
13 7 (4.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (50.64%) Bash Shell
2 76 (48.72%) Python
3 72 (46.15%) Java
4 49 (31.41%) Ruby
5 43 (27.56%) SQL
6 20 (12.82%) PHP
7 18 (11.54%) Shell Script
8 15 (9.62%) JavaScript
9 13 (8.33%) Perl
10 8 (5.13%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.92%) Scala
11 3 (1.92%) C++
11 3 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.28%) C
13 1 (0.64%) C#
13 1 (0.64%) VB
13 1 (0.64%) Groovy
13 1 (0.64%) Clojure
13 1 (0.64%) R
13 1 (0.64%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (17.31%) Docker
2 22 (14.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.33%) vCloud
4 11 (7.05%) KVM
5 10 (6.41%) QEMU
6 9 (5.77%) Xen
7 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.64%) Squid
8 1 (0.64%) Corosync
8 1 (0.64%) XenServer
8 1 (0.64%) vSphere
8 1 (0.64%) Varnish
8 1 (0.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 131 (83.97%) Puppet
2 39 (25.00%) Salt
3 37 (23.72%) Graphite
4 27 (17.31%) Ansible
5 20 (12.82%) Cobbler
6 18 (11.54%) Tivoli
7 11 (7.05%) Opsview
7 11 (7.05%) Rundeck
8 8 (5.13%) HAProxy
9 4 (2.56%) Nagios
10 3 (1.92%) SCCM
11 2 (1.28%) CFEngine
11 2 (1.28%) Pingdom
12 1 (0.64%) StatsD
12 1 (0.64%) SCOM
12 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (23.72%) Splunk
2 25 (16.03%) Oracle
3 24 (15.38%) VMware
4 19 (12.18%) Red Hat
5 16 (10.26%) Microsoft
6 11 (7.05%) Riverbed
6 11 (7.05%) Tealeaf
7 10 (6.41%) Rackspace
8 8 (5.13%) Google
9 7 (4.49%) hybris
10 4 (2.56%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.92%) Juniper
11 3 (1.92%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.92%) Cisco
12 2 (1.28%) F5
12 2 (1.28%) New Relic
13 1 (0.64%) Apigee
13 1 (0.64%) Mashery
13 1 (0.64%) Tableau
13 1 (0.64%) Percona
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