Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 November 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 52 114
Rank change year-on-year +14 +62 -41
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 49 38 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.93% 4.46% 2.04%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.90% 20.32% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 54 37
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £475 £535 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.21% +33.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £273 £316 £304
90th Percentile £580 £638 £488
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £475 £535 £350
% change year-on-year -11.21% +52.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 214 187 507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.88% 21.95% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 147 349
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £450 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +11.11% -3.08%
10th Percentile £321 £263 £224
90th Percentile £563 £550 £445
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £350 £315
% change year-on-year +28.57% +11.11% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 35
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £21.50 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.81% +14.29% +3.70%
10th Percentile £15.97 £8.87 £26.35
90th Percentile £32.45 £49.33 £42.60
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £21.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -32.81% +14.29% +5.66%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Newcastle upon Tyne

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Newcastle upon Tyne

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 48 (97.96%) Puppet
2 47 (95.92%) DevOps
3 36 (73.47%) Ansible
3 36 (73.47%) Linux
4 31 (63.27%) Amazon AWS
5 30 (61.22%) Docker
5 30 (61.22%) Jenkins
6 28 (57.14%) Bash Shell
7 27 (55.10%) Terraform
8 24 (48.98%) Python
9 19 (38.78%) Configuration Management
9 19 (38.78%) Kubernetes
10 16 (32.65%) Open Source
11 13 (26.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
12 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
12 12 (24.49%) MongoDB
12 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
13 11 (22.45%) Windows
14 10 (20.41%) Java
14 10 (20.41%) AWS CloudFormation
15 9 (18.37%) GitLab
15 9 (18.37%) CentOS
15 9 (18.37%) Node.js
15 9 (18.37%) OO
15 9 (18.37%) Unix
15 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (18.37%) JIRA
15 9 (18.37%) Deployment Automation

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 6 (12.24%) Confluence
2 4 (8.16%) JBoss
2 4 (8.16%) WebLogic
2 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.08%) FileNet
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 31 (63.27%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (20.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (12.24%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (12.24%) Amazon S3
4 6 (12.24%) Slack
5 5 (10.20%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (10.20%) Route 53
5 5 (10.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (8.16%) Datadog
6 4 (8.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.24%) HTTP
2 4 (8.16%) Network Security
3 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.08%) SSL
4 1 (2.04%) DHCP
4 1 (2.04%) Firewall
4 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) MongoDB
2 8 (16.33%) MySQL
3 5 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (6.12%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 30 (61.22%) Jenkins
2 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
3 9 (18.37%) GitLab
3 9 (18.37%) JIRA
4 5 (10.20%) SonarQube
5 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.12%) Bitbucket
6 3 (6.12%) Maven
6 3 (6.12%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (6.12%) Subversion
7 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 42 (85.71%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) AWS DevOps
2 12 (24.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Senior DevOps
4 4 (8.16%) Developer
4 4 (8.16%) DevOps Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (4.08%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) JIRA Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Junior DevOps
7 1 (2.04%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.04%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) Node.js
2 7 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (8.16%) HTML
3 4 (8.16%) Software Packaging
3 4 (8.16%) Web Services
3 4 (8.16%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (4.08%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Replication
3 2 (4.08%) DataPower
3 2 (4.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (73.47%) Linux
2 13 (26.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (22.45%) Windows
4 9 (18.37%) CentOS
4 9 (18.37%) Unix
5 4 (8.16%) AIX
5 4 (8.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) DevOps
2 19 (38.78%) Configuration Management
3 16 (32.65%) Open Source
4 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.37%) Deployment Automation
4 9 (18.37%) OO
5 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 6 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (12.24%) Microservices
7 6 (12.24%) Migration
7 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (8.16%) High Availability
10 3 (6.12%) Change Control
10 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (6.12%) RAD
11 2 (4.08%) Security Management
11 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Management
11 2 (4.08%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 24 (48.98%) Python
3 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.45%) PowerShell
5 10 (20.41%) Java
6 6 (12.24%) C++
6 6 (12.24%) SQL
7 5 (10.20%) C#
8 4 (8.16%) Perl
9 2 (4.08%) C
9 2 (4.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 30 (61.22%) Docker
2 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) Firmware
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (97.96%) Puppet
2 36 (73.47%) Ansible
3 27 (55.10%) Terraform
4 19 (38.78%) Kubernetes
5 9 (18.37%) Packer
6 5 (10.20%) Grafana
6 5 (10.20%) Prometheus
6 5 (10.20%) Rancher
7 3 (6.12%) Nagios
8 2 (4.08%) Forum Sentry
9 1 (2.04%) OSSEC
9 1 (2.04%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (10.20%) Black Duck
2 5 (10.20%) HP
3 4 (8.16%) Axway
3 4 (8.16%) Google
3 4 (8.16%) IBM
3 4 (8.16%) Informatica
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) Siebel
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.12%) VMware
5 2 (4.08%) New Relic
5 2 (4.08%) Splunk
5 2 (4.08%) Sun
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) Ivanti
6 1 (2.04%) Qualys