Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 17 September 2019 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 37 40
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 +8
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 3 34 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.53% 6.50% 1.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.23% 36.96% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 31 4
Southampton median daily rate £550 £525 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +9.38% -
Hampshire median daily rate £540 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire 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 Southampton with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 71 92 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 12.46% 17.59% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 76 17
Southampton median daily rate £431 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.86% +23.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £270 £363 £274
90th Percentile £550 £600 £568
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £460 £400
% change year-on-year -7.61% +15.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 2
Southampton median hourly rate £22.40 £13.00 £24.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.31% -47.34% +17.55%
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £21.63
% change year-on-year -4.76% -2.91% -58.60%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Southampton

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Packer
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) AWS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Packer
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform