Period
to 27 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 27 May 2020 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
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 74 62 79
Rank change year-on-year -12 +17 +1
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 11 61 76
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 1.00% 2.94% 2.99%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.10% 18.89% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 52 78
Median daily rate £525 £500 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +16.28% +1.18%
10th Percentile £370 £425 £400
90th Percentile £588 £624 £611
West Yorkshire median daily rate £525 £500 £430
% change year-on-year +5.00% +16.28% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 155 323 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.13% 15.54% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 234 254
Median daily rate £500 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £313 £360 £300
90th Percentile £635 £600 £592
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £22.55 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.59% - -
Median hourly rate £22.55 £15.68 £14.50
% change year-on-year +43.83% +8.10% +40.71%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Leeds

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Opscode Chef in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Leeds

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Opscode Chef in Leeds over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Terraform
3 7 (63.64%) Puppet
3 7 (63.64%) AWS
4 5 (45.45%) Ansible
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Python
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Docker
5 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
5 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (27.27%) GitLab
6 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (27.27%) Ruby
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) Node.js
7 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Go
7 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (9.09%) Prometheus
8 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) AWS
2 3 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (9.09%) Azure
3 1 (9.09%) GCP
3 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) HBase
1 1 (9.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) GitLab
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (9.09%) CircleCI
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Backend Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) JSP
2 1 (9.09%) JSTL
2 1 (9.09%) Kafka
2 1 (9.09%) OSGi
2 1 (9.09%) Sass
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Content Management
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Product Management
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) Go
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Terraform
2 7 (63.64%) Puppet
3 5 (45.45%) Ansible
4 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
5 1 (9.09%) Grafana
5 1 (9.09%) Oozie
5 1 (9.09%) Prometheus
5 1 (9.09%) Rancher
5 1 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Splunk