Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 115 80
Rank change year-on-year +20 -35 +23
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.32% 0.28% 0.80%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.01% 1.95% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £550 £400 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.38% -14.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £524 £300 £413
90th Percentile £575 £535 £532
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 £400 £469
% change year-on-year +37.38% -14.67% +10.29%
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 199 257 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 15.68% 14.48% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 111 102
Milton Keynes median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £200 £158 £160
90th Percentile £567 £525 £518
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.05 £24.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.46% +108.70% -36.99%
10th Percentile £12.37 £12.71 £11.25
90th Percentile £17.50 £60.00 £11.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £24.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year -41.46% +108.70% -39.47%

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Native
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) VMware

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 (75.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware