Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 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
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 79 55
Rank change year-on-year -15 -24 +32
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 46 52 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.93% 2.37% 4.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.65% 19.12% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 69 90
Leeds median daily rate £481 £500 £499
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +0.25% +42.50%
10th Percentile £419 £404 £390
90th Percentile £659 £638 £588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -2.50% +11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds 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 294 272 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.31% 12.41% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 184 262
Leeds median daily rate £475 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £343 £269 £257
90th Percentile £649 £543 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £453 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +3.43% +2.94% +12.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Leeds median hourly rate £20.60 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.80% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £12.25 -
% change year-on-year +68.16% - -

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Leeds

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Leeds

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 42 (91.30%) Puppet
2 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 33 (71.74%) Jenkins
3 32 (69.57%) DevOps
4 31 (67.39%) Python
5 30 (65.22%) Configuration Management
6 29 (63.04%) Docker
7 26 (56.52%) Ansible
8 25 (54.35%) Java
8 25 (54.35%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (45.65%) Git (software)
10 20 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (39.13%) Ruby
12 17 (36.96%) Bash Shell
13 14 (30.43%) PHP
14 13 (28.26%) Salt
14 13 (28.26%) Deployment Automation
15 12 (26.09%) Go
15 12 (26.09%) Terraform
15 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
15 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (26.09%) Red Hat
15 12 (26.09%) Open Source
16 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
16 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
17 8 (17.39%) SQL
17 8 (17.39%) PaaS
17 8 (17.39%) OpenStack
17 8 (17.39%) Kubernetes

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 8 (17.39%) OpenStack
2 4 (8.70%) Confluence
3 2 (4.35%) CloudStack
3 2 (4.35%) JBoss
3 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 25 (54.35%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (17.39%) PaaS
4 7 (15.22%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (15.22%) Amazon S3
5 6 (13.04%) IaaS
5 6 (13.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (10.87%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (8.70%) Route 53
7 4 (8.70%) Slack
8 3 (6.52%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (6.52%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (6.52%) Amazon Glacier
8 3 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (4.35%) Apigee
9 2 (4.35%) Serverless
10 1 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (2.17%) CloudFront
10 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (2.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) FTP
3 1 (2.17%) IPsec
3 1 (2.17%) SSL
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) MongoDB
1 5 (10.87%) MySQL
1 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
1 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon Aurora
2 3 (6.52%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (6.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) Power BI
4 1 (2.17%) PowerPivot
4 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (71.74%) Jenkins
2 21 (45.65%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.87%) JIRA
4 3 (6.52%) GitLab
4 3 (6.52%) SonarQube
4 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.17%) Gatling
6 1 (2.17%) Gradle
6 1 (2.17%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.17%) Maven
6 1 (2.17%) NeoLoad
6 1 (2.17%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.17%) PyCharm
6 1 (2.17%) RSpec
6 1 (2.17%) Selenium
6 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.17%) TestNG
6 1 (2.17%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Games
2 2 (4.35%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Automation Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Python Developer
5 4 (8.70%) DevOps Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (6.52%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (6.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Architect
7 2 (4.35%) AWS Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) AWS Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (10.87%) Kafka
1 5 (10.87%) Node.js
2 3 (6.52%) Web Services
3 2 (4.35%) .NET
3 2 (4.35%) Serverless Framework
4 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.17%) jQuery
4 1 (2.17%) JSON
4 1 (2.17%) LAMP
4 1 (2.17%) Lucene
4 1 (2.17%) React
4 1 (2.17%) RESTful
4 1 (2.17%) Spring
4 1 (2.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) CMDB
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 20 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.70%) CentOS
3 4 (8.70%) Windows
4 3 (6.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (69.57%) DevOps
2 30 (65.22%) Configuration Management
3 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (28.26%) Deployment Automation
5 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (26.09%) Open Source
6 6 (13.04%) Microservices
6 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.87%) Release Management
7 5 (10.87%) Software Architecture
8 4 (8.70%) Analytics
9 3 (6.52%) ETL
9 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 2 (4.35%) Change Management
10 2 (4.35%) OWASP
10 2 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
11 1 (2.17%) Commercial Awareness
11 1 (2.17%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) Python
2 25 (54.35%) Java
3 18 (39.13%) Ruby
4 17 (36.96%) Bash Shell
5 14 (30.43%) PHP
6 12 (26.09%) Go
6 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 11 (23.91%) Shell Script
8 8 (17.39%) SQL
9 6 (13.04%) Perl
10 3 (6.52%) Groovy
11 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
12 1 (2.17%) Java 8
12 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) CCDP
1 1 (2.17%) CCNP
1 1 (2.17%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.17%) CISM
1 1 (2.17%) CISSP
1 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 29 (63.04%) Docker
2 2 (4.35%) vSphere
2 2 (4.35%) Xen
2 2 (4.35%) XenServer
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) KVM
3 1 (2.17%) QEMU
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 42 (91.30%) Puppet
2 26 (56.52%) Ansible
3 13 (28.26%) Salt
4 12 (26.09%) Terraform
5 8 (17.39%) Kubernetes
6 6 (13.04%) CFEngine
6 6 (13.04%) Rancher
7 4 (8.70%) Grafana
7 4 (8.70%) Packer
7 4 (8.70%) Prometheus
8 2 (4.35%) Cobbler
9 1 (2.17%) Graphite
9 1 (2.17%) Mesos
9 1 (2.17%) SCOM
9 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
9 1 (2.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.70%) Splunk
4 3 (6.52%) Black Duck
5 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
5 1 (2.17%) HP
5 1 (2.17%) PagerDuty
5 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.17%) VMware