Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - +43 +16
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 22 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.65% - 1.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.88% - 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 1
Southampton median daily rate £525 - £500
10th Percentile £406 - £475
90th Percentile £538 - £525
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +12.50%
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 69 34 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 14.59% 7.31% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 23 27
Southampton median daily rate £450 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -8.11% +28.47%
10th Percentile £243 £223 £190
90th Percentile £538 £566 £613
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +12.50% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Southampton median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% -47.37% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £23.00 £20.06 £45.00
% change year-on-year +14.66% -55.42% +157.14%

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 16 January 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 22 (100.00%) Puppet
2 21 (95.45%) MongoDB
3 20 (90.91%) Hadoop
4 19 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (81.82%) NoSQL
6 17 (77.27%) Multithreading
6 17 (77.27%) Hibernate
6 17 (77.27%) TDD
6 17 (77.27%) Java
6 17 (77.27%) Ansible
7 15 (68.18%) BDD
7 15 (68.18%) Cobbler
7 15 (68.18%) Greenfield Project
7 15 (68.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 15 (68.18%) JBoss
7 15 (68.18%) Tomcat
7 15 (68.18%) Spring
7 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
7 15 (68.18%) Jetty
8 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) Kafka
9 5 (22.73%) Data Analytics
9 5 (22.73%) Analytics
9 5 (22.73%) Big Data
9 5 (22.73%) DevOps
9 5 (22.73%) Databricks
9 5 (22.73%) Apache Spark
9 5 (22.73%) Terraform
9 5 (22.73%) Cosmos DB

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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (68.18%) JBoss
1 15 (68.18%) Jetty
1 15 (68.18%) Tomcat
2 5 (22.73%) Apache
2 5 (22.73%) Apache Spark
3 3 (13.64%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 19 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (18.18%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (18.18%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Functions
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (4.55%) PaaS
4 1 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) MongoDB
2 20 (90.91%) Hadoop
3 18 (81.82%) NoSQL
4 5 (22.73%) Big Data
4 5 (22.73%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (18.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 4 (18.18%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (18.18%) Data Lake
5 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (13.64%) Apache Hive
6 3 (13.64%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (13.64%) Impala
6 3 (13.64%) Neo4j
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (4.55%) Power BI
7 1 (4.55%) QlikView
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Mockito
2 2 (9.09%) Vagrant
3 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Azure Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analytics Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) Hibernate
2 15 (68.18%) Spring
3 6 (27.27%) Kafka
4 3 (13.64%) Apache NiFi
5 2 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (9.09%) JMS
5 2 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (4.55%) .NET
6 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (68.18%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Multithreading
1 17 (77.27%) TDD
2 15 (68.18%) BDD
2 15 (68.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 15 (68.18%) Software Engineering
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Analytics
4 5 (22.73%) Data Analytics
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps
5 4 (18.18%) Data Ingestion
5 4 (18.18%) ETL
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (13.64%) Data Architecture
6 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 2 (9.09%) High Availability
7 2 (9.09%) Kanban
7 2 (9.09%) Microservices
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Java 8
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Python
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (100.00%) Puppet
2 17 (77.27%) Ansible
3 15 (68.18%) Cobbler
4 5 (22.73%) Terraform
5 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Databricks
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Tableau