Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 21 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.22% 0.68% -
As % of the Systems Management category 10.71% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Slough median daily rate £400 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.51% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Slough with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 28 28 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 11.38% 9.49% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 39
Slough median daily rate £413 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.91% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £192 £249
90th Percentile £533 £575 £390
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £450 £390
% change year-on-year -2.78% +15.38% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £27.50 £55.55
% change year-on-year -56.36% -50.50% +217.43%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Slough

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 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 Slough region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) QA Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) UI Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet