Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 17 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 47 53
Rank change year-on-year +17 +6 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 10 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.62% 1.35% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.41% 11.11% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Liverpool median daily rate £560 £405 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.27% - -
Merseyside median daily rate £550 £405 -
% change year-on-year +35.80% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 49 63 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 12.86% 12.14% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 43 22
Liverpool median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £158 £202 £267
90th Percentile £599 £485 £486
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate £14.50 - -
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.50 - -

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Liverpool

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) Ansible
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) GitHub
4 4 (40.00%) Bitbucket
4 4 (40.00%) Gradle
4 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
4 4 (40.00%) Spock
4 4 (40.00%) Datadog
4 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
4 4 (40.00%) Maven
4 4 (40.00%) Selenium
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) JMeter
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Groovy
6 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (10.00%) Microservices
6 1 (10.00%) Docker
6 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Datadog
2 4 (40.00%) GitHub
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
2 4 (40.00%) Bitbucket
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) Gradle
2 4 (40.00%) JMeter
2 4 (40.00%) Maven
2 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (40.00%) SonarQube
2 4 (40.00%) Spock
General
1 5 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Developer
2 4 (40.00%) AWS DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) API Development
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Groovy
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
1 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Ansible
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes