Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 51 75
Rank change year-on-year +8 +24 -10
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 13 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.80% 0.65% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.26% 6.52% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Somerset median daily rate £450 - £733
South West median daily rate £531 £488 £425
% change year-on-year +8.97% +14.71% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Somerset with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 106 46 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 22.84% 9.89% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 26 12
Somerset median daily rate £475 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.81% -15.06% +41.59%
10th Percentile £228 £255 £255
90th Percentile £562 £445 £531
South West median daily rate £450 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +24.14% -2.03% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Somerset median hourly rate £23.00 £40.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.50% +4.58% +5.08%
South West median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -45.00% +128.57% -26.70%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Somerset

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Somerset

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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
Street - 6 - -
Bath - 1 £450 - 2
Opscode Chef
South West

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 Somerset region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (92.31%) DevOps
3 11 (84.62%) PaaS
3 11 (84.62%) Web Services
3 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
4 7 (53.85%) Ansible
4 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (46.15%) Operations Management
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (46.15%) IaaS
5 6 (46.15%) Firewall
5 6 (46.15%) Identity Management
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
5 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) C++
5 6 (46.15%) VMS
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
6 5 (38.46%) Tomcat

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (46.15%) Cloud Foundry
2 5 (38.46%) nginx
2 5 (38.46%) Tomcat
2 5 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 5 (38.46%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (84.62%) PaaS
3 6 (46.15%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (46.15%) IaaS
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) 3G
2 1 (7.69%) 4G
2 1 (7.69%) GSM
2 1 (7.69%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (38.46%) Big Data
2 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (53.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Azure DevOps
2 6 (46.15%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) Node.js
2 5 (38.46%) React
2 5 (38.46%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (38.46%) iPad
1 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) VMS
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (53.85%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Collaborative Working
4 6 (46.15%) Identity Management
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) Operations Management
5 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 5 (38.46%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C++
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Groovy
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
2 5 (38.46%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) C
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) Docker
2 5 (38.46%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.69%) KVM
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 7 (53.85%) Ansible
3 5 (38.46%) Kubernetes
4 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware