Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 91 64
Rank change year-on-year -6 -27 -2
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 17 18 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.86% 1.06% 2.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.41% 11.46% 29.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 33
Bristol median daily rate £425 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +13.92% -12.22%
10th Percentile £311 £425 £313
90th Percentile £591 £575 £600
South West median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -5.56%
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 118 157 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.99% 9.23% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 112 89
Bristol median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £197 £220 £233
90th Percentile £513 £587 £566
South West median daily rate £402 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +7.07% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Bristol median hourly rate £18.63 £40.75 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.29% +91.76% -29.17%
10th Percentile £17.44 £23.94 £16.20
90th Percentile £19.81 £46.23 £66.50
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £34.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year -30.88% +56.32% -5.95%

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 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Bristol

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 £400 -
Opscode Chef
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 14 (82.35%) DevOps
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Python
4 9 (52.94%) Ruby
4 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (47.06%) Docker
6 7 (41.18%) Node.js
6 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) MVC
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) Puppet
7 6 (35.29%) GitHub
7 6 (35.29%) Ansible
8 5 (29.41%) Microservices
8 5 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (29.41%) Unix
8 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
8 5 (29.41%) JIRA
8 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
9 4 (23.53%) Kanban
9 4 (23.53%) Blog
9 4 (23.53%) TDD
9 4 (23.53%) Scrum
9 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
9 4 (23.53%) Perl
9 4 (23.53%) C#
9 4 (23.53%) .NET
9 4 (23.53%) TeamCity

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 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (11.76%) Confluence
3 2 (11.76%) nginx
4 1 (5.88%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (35.29%) GitHub
3 5 (29.41%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (17.65%) PaaS
6 2 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
7 1 (5.88%) Route 53
7 1 (5.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (23.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) AWS DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) AWS Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Administrator
3 4 (23.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) AWS Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Azure Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Node.js
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (23.53%) Ember.js
2 4 (23.53%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (11.76%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) CSS3
3 2 (11.76%) FFmpeg
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) HTML5
3 2 (11.76%) LAMP
3 2 (11.76%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (11.76%) OpenCV
3 2 (11.76%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) Sass
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blog
1 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
3 3 (17.65%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.76%) Debian
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) DevOps
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
4 5 (29.41%) Microservices
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) CQRS
5 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
5 4 (23.53%) High Availability
5 4 (23.53%) Kanban
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Web Development
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) Ruby
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (23.53%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 4 (23.53%) Scala
5 3 (17.65%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) ES6
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
1 1 (5.88%) RHCA
1 1 (5.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Ansible
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 3 (17.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Rackspace
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) VMware