Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Opscode Chef
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 80 91
Rank change year-on-year -24 +11 -4
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 16 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.85% 1.17% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.75% 10.93% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 3
Bristol median daily rate £488 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% +14.29%
10th Percentile £388 £419 £438
90th Percentile £586 £535 £498
South West median daily rate £488 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -2.50% +11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 237 183 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 12.63% 10.71% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 101 87
Bristol median daily rate £500 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +16.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £286 £256 £250
90th Percentile £588 £588 £538
South West median daily rate £480 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 1
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -41.67% -
10th Percentile £16.65 £14.85 £27.50
90th Percentile £37.75 £46.80 £32.50
South West median hourly rate £22.40 £17.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +28.00% -56.25% +163.55%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Bristol over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 14 (87.50%) Puppet
2 12 (75.00%) DevOps
3 11 (68.75%) Ansible
4 7 (43.75%) Docker
4 7 (43.75%) Microservices
4 7 (43.75%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
6 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) Spring
6 5 (31.25%) Terraform
7 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Automation
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (18.75%) IaaS
8 3 (18.75%) Node.js
8 3 (18.75%) Open Source
8 3 (18.75%) PaaS
8 3 (18.75%) JPA
8 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
8 3 (18.75%) CentOS
8 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (18.75%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
2 2 (12.50%) Jetty
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (18.75%) IaaS
3 3 (18.75%) PaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Datadog
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Python Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
2 3 (18.75%) JPA
2 3 (18.75%) Node.js
3 2 (12.50%) Spring Boot
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Microservices
3 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Automation
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Multithreaded Programming
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 2 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
7 1 (6.25%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Docker
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) Puppet
2 11 (68.75%) Ansible
3 5 (31.25%) Terraform
4 2 (12.50%) Cobbler
5 1 (6.25%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (6.25%) Grafana
5 1 (6.25%) Icinga
5 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
5 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft