Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 19 June 2018 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 > Devon
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 59 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +39
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.36% 0.34% -
As % of the Systems Management category 12.00% 5.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 0
Devon median daily rate £438 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.91% - -
South West median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Devon 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 Devon with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 100 39 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 19.65% 6.59% 3.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 18 10
Devon median daily rate £450 £481 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.49% +156.67% -37.50%
10th Percentile £339 £213 £143
90th Percentile £550 £599 £206
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Devon median hourly rate - - £15.36
South West median hourly rate £18.75 £47.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year -60.53% +212.96% -24.81%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Devon

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Devon

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Devon over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Devon

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
Exeter - 8 £438 -
Opscode Chef
South West

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
1 8 (66.67%) Ansible
1 8 (66.67%) Microservices
1 8 (66.67%) Java 8
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) OO
3 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) MySQL
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
3 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) NUnit
3 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (41.67%) MSTest
4 4 (33.33%) Security Auditing
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (33.33%) LPAR

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 5 (41.67%) OpenStack
1 5 (41.67%) Tomcat
1 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) MySQL
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
1 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MSTest
1 5 (41.67%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) AIX
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Microservices
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 5 (41.67%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) Security Auditing
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java 8
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) RHCE
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Ansible
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (25.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 4 (33.33%) VMware