The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
South East / East Sussex
Rank 30 43 40
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3  
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.48% 0.35% 0.97%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.29% 5.00% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £488 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.36%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Opscode Chef is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7 20 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 3.38% 6.97% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 9
Median daily rate £395 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.53% -23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £300 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £444 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in East Sussex

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in East Sussex

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +1 1 - -
Opscode Chef
South East

Opscode Chef
Top 21 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) Hudson
2 2 (40.00%) GitHub
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) DNN
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (20.00%) Debian
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Terraform

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) DNN
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Hudson
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat