Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 10 December 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 63 76
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 -11
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.65% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.15% 2.13% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +4.35%
10th Percentile £463 £513 £425
90th Percentile £488 £538 £475
South West median daily rate £425 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 97 47 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.66% 7.33% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 31 49
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £185 £254
90th Percentile £579 £538 £496
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £366
% change year-on-year +3.66% +11.95% -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £22.00 -
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £22.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +82.55% -43.13% +60.00%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Gloucestershire

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Gloucestershire

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Cheltenham - 4 - -
Gloucester -3 1 £475 -9.52% 2
Opscode Chef
South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) JMeter
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) WATIR
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (60.00%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (60.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) JMeter
2 3 (60.00%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (20.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (60.00%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) Salt
3 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (20.00%) Google