Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 62 50
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 -13
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 20 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.10% 1.65% 3.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.82% 17.33% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 32
South Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £400 £399 £414
90th Percentile £530 £556 £545
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £500
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +42.86%
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 156 75 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.39% 9.51% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 39 120
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.73% +37.30%
10th Percentile £306 £168 £279
90th Percentile £562 £575 £587
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £60.00 - £22.50
10th Percentile £30.28 - £18.98
90th Percentile £64.67 - £26.73
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £10.31 £13.50
% change year-on-year +45.56% -23.67% -22.86%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -2 12 £425 -10.53% 3
Barnsley - 5 £513 -
Opscode Chef
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 20 (100.00%) Puppet
2 16 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 15 (75.00%) Ansible
4 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (60.00%) DevOps
6 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (50.00%) Ruby
7 10 (50.00%) Linux
7 10 (50.00%) Python
8 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (35.00%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (35.00%) Google
9 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (35.00%) Finance
9 7 (35.00%) TOWER Software
9 7 (35.00%) Java
9 7 (35.00%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (35.00%) Web Operations
10 6 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 6 (30.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 6 (30.00%) MySQL
10 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
10 6 (30.00%) SMS
10 6 (30.00%) VMware
10 6 (30.00%) vSphere
11 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (25.00%) EMC

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 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (25.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (20.00%) Apache
3 4 (20.00%) nginx
3 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (15.00%) JBoss
4 3 (15.00%) Mule
4 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (10.00%) Alfresco
5 2 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (35.00%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (35.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (15.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) SMS
2 4 (20.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) NAS
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) HTTP
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) CircleCI
2 3 (15.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Middleware Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) WebOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Middleware
1 3 (15.00%) RESTful
2 2 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (10.00%) JSP
2 2 (10.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Native
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) DevOps
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (35.00%) Web Operations
5 6 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 5 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.00%) ITIL
7 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (15.00%) Planning and Forecasting
7 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (15.00%) Remediation Plan
7 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Self-Awareness
7 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Python
1 10 (50.00%) Ruby
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) Go
3 5 (25.00%) Perl
4 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (10.00%) C
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CCNA
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) vSphere
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) Docker
4 1 (5.00%) KVM
4 1 (5.00%) Varnish
4 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) Puppet
2 15 (75.00%) Ansible
3 6 (30.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 4 (20.00%) Salt
4 4 (20.00%) Terraform
5 2 (10.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Google
1 7 (35.00%) TOWER Software
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) EMC
3 5 (25.00%) NetApp
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) IBM
4 3 (15.00%) SaltStack