Period
to 20 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 20 January 2020 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 30 56
Rank change year-on-year -3 +26 +9
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 6 38 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.14% 4.93% 0.97%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.52% 31.40% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 33 4
Northamptonshire median daily rate - £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.36% +5.77%
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 63 121 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 22.42% 15.69% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 81 23
Northamptonshire median daily rate £325 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +8.11% +11.70%
10th Percentile £150 £306 £290
90th Percentile £498 £556 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.37 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.35% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year +6.45% +16.98% -11.67%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Northamptonshire

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Northamptonshire

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corby - 4 - -
Opscode Chef
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Salt
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 5 (83.33%) Kubernetes
2 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Public Sector
3 4 (66.67%) Terraform
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
4 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) GCP
4 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (16.67%) Confluence
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Maven
4 1 (16.67%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Azure
2 1 (16.67%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CA Release Automation
1 1 (16.67%) Gradle
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 1 (16.67%) IntelliJ
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) NetBeans
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) jQuery
1 1 (16.67%) Kafka
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
1 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Open Source
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) API Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 5 (83.33%) Kubernetes
2 5 (83.33%) Salt
3 4 (66.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (16.67%) Google