Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 9 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 45 67
Rank change year-on-year -16 +22 -25
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 15 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.69% 2.21% 1.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.79% 16.96% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 41 19
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £625 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £463 £410 £421
90th Percentile £538 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +14.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 139 112 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.64% 13.02% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 61 130
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £508 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.26% +12.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £305
90th Percentile £530 £610 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £430 £430
% change year-on-year - +0.12% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.71% -20.45%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.30 £12.50 £14.69
% change year-on-year +62.40% -14.89% -15.25%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in South Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in South Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in South Yorkshire

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Sheffield -5 13 £500 -20.00% 2
Opscode Chef
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 15 (100.00%) Puppet
2 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (80.00%) DevOps
3 12 (80.00%) Docker
4 11 (73.33%) SaltStack
4 11 (73.33%) Salt
4 11 (73.33%) Terraform
4 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
4 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
5 10 (66.67%) Cloud Native
5 10 (66.67%) Ansible
5 10 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 8 (53.33%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (53.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (53.33%) Amazon S3
6 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (46.67%) Linux
7 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
8 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (33.33%) Windows
9 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 5 (33.33%) Python
9 5 (33.33%) CircleCI
9 5 (33.33%) Travis CI
10 4 (26.67%) Ruby
11 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 3 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (20.00%) Web Operations
12 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
12 2 (13.33%) Security Monitoring

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (53.33%) Amazon S3
2 8 (53.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) AMQP
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Redis
2 1 (6.67%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (33.33%) CircleCI
2 5 (33.33%) Travis CI
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
4 1 (6.67%) GoCD
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
4 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium
4 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) WebOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) React Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) JMS
1 1 (6.67%) JPA
1 1 (6.67%) Kafka
1 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Cloud Native
2 3 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) DevOps
2 10 (66.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Web Operations
5 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
5 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Security Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Security Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) System Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (33.33%) Python
2 4 (26.67%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) C
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
1 11 (73.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (100.00%) Puppet
2 11 (73.33%) Salt
2 11 (73.33%) Terraform
3 10 (66.67%) Ansible
4 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
5 1 (6.67%) Cobbler
5 1 (6.67%) Rundeck
5 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) SaltStack
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Informatica
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.67%) VMware