Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 80 31
Rank change year-on-year -15 -49 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 3 4 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.21% 0.36% 5.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.26% 5.56% 52.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 74
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £475 £588 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.15% +42.86% -
10th Percentile £463 £533 £325
90th Percentile £488 £643 £508
East of England median daily rate £513 £500 £415
% change year-on-year +2.50% +20.48% -7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £60.00
East of England median hourly rate - - £60.00

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 92 72 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.44% 6.46% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 118
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +6.25% +26.98%
10th Percentile £179 £233 £307
90th Percentile £514 £600 £508
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 5
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -72.50% +321.05%
East of England median hourly rate £14.84 £16.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year -10.06% -51.11% +117.74%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Cambridgeshire

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Cambridgeshire

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Cambridge -5 3 £475 -24.00% 6
Opscode Chef
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) SaltStack
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (33.33%) OpenShift
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SaltStack
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft