Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 82 99
Rank change year-on-year -35 +17 +4
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 5 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.28% 0.80% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.04% 6.06% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £469 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.67% +10.29% -10.53%
10th Percentile £300 £413 £393
90th Percentile £535 £532 £493
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £469 £425
% change year-on-year -14.67% +10.29% -10.53%
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 245 165 232
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.77% 13.18% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 89 75
Milton Keynes median daily rate £384 £425 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.71% +29.77% +7.38%
10th Percentile £145 £180 £152
90th Percentile £525 £525 £450
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £400 £373
% change year-on-year -6.25% +7.38% +19.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.00 £11.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.70% -36.99% -39.17%
10th Percentile £12.71 £11.25 £15.78
90th Percentile £60.00 £11.75 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.00 £11.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +108.70% -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 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) CA
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) CCDA
3 2 (40.00%) CCDP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) CCDE
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking

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 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Architect
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) SUSE
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) API Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCDA
1 2 (40.00%) CCDE
1 2 (40.00%) CCDP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) vCloud
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) CFEngine
2 1 (20.00%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) Unicenter
2 1 (20.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (20.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Nimsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) SunGard
3 1 (20.00%) VMware