Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 24 February 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 87 98
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 +6
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.49% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.27% 3.35% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -8.11% -2.63%
10th Percentile £300 £413 £421
90th Percentile £600 £503 £494
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £463
% change year-on-year -5.88% -8.11% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 245 179 204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.15% 14.08% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 104 70
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.52% +14.41%
10th Percentile £136 £235 £180
90th Percentile £548 £538 £479
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £395 £370
% change year-on-year +1.27% +6.76% +18.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.50 £11.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.04% -31.34% -44.17%
10th Percentile £17.71 £11.25 £14.20
90th Percentile £60.00 £11.75 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.50 £11.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +113.04% -39.47% -36.67%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Milton Keynes

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Milton Keynes

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
2 7 (87.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Puppet
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) Docker
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Middleware
5 3 (37.50%) CA
5 3 (37.50%) JBoss
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
5 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
5 3 (37.50%) Back Office
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (37.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
6 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (25.00%) CCDE

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (37.50%) JBoss
1 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon S3
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (37.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Architect
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Native
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) CentOS
4 1 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (12.50%) SUSE
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (25.00%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) API Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCDA
1 2 (25.00%) CCDE
1 2 (25.00%) CCDP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) vCloud
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
2 5 (62.50%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) CFEngine
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
3 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
3 1 (12.50%) Unicenter
3 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
4 1 (12.50%) Lotus
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Nimsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) SunGard
4 1 (12.50%) VMware