Period
to 26 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 26 April 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 London > Croydon
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 65 53
Rank change year-on-year -22 -12 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 3 37 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.38% 3.43% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.21% 16.30% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 34 0
Croydon median daily rate £625 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
South London median daily rate £600 £550 £375
% change year-on-year +9.09% +46.67% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London 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 Croydon with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 247 227 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 31.63% 21.04% 28.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 158 44
Croydon median daily rate £556 £500 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.25% +1.27% +25.80%
10th Percentile £426 £313 £369
90th Percentile £675 £627 £575
South London median daily rate £550 £525 £469
% change year-on-year +4.76% +12.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South London median hourly rate £44.92 £41.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year +8.23% -11.70% +235.71%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Croydon

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Croydon

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 2 (66.67%) Groovy
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) HBase
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (33.33%) logstash
3 1 (33.33%) Keycloak
3 1 (33.33%) SaltStack
3 1 (33.33%) Kibana

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) HBase
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (33.33%) Keycloak
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (33.33%) Kibana
3 1 (33.33%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Hortonworks
1 1 (33.33%) SaltStack