Period
to 19 November 2018

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 19 November 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 44 50
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 +20
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 26 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.95% 0.64% 1.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 10.71% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 1
Southampton median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +16.28%
10th Percentile £513 £438 £475
90th Percentile £538 £463 £525
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +20.00%
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 78 28 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 14.86% 6.00% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 17 45
Southampton median daily rate £525 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £224 £218
90th Percentile £575 £552 £499
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Southampton median hourly rate £11.00 £20.06 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.16% -47.21% +94.87%
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -61.90% +200.00%

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 19 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 26 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 26 (100.00%) Puppet
1 26 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 26 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 25 (96.15%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (96.15%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 25 (96.15%) Ansible
2 25 (96.15%) BDD
2 25 (96.15%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (96.15%) TDD
2 25 (96.15%) Cobbler
2 25 (96.15%) Hibernate
2 25 (96.15%) Spring
2 25 (96.15%) Software Engineering
2 25 (96.15%) Jetty
2 25 (96.15%) Multithreading
2 25 (96.15%) Java
2 25 (96.15%) JBoss
2 25 (96.15%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.85%) ETL
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) Kafka

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 25 (96.15%) JBoss
1 25 (96.15%) Jetty
1 25 (96.15%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 25 (96.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (3.85%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 26 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 26 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (3.85%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (3.85%) Impala
2 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (96.15%) Java Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) Hibernate
1 25 (96.15%) Spring
2 1 (3.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 25 (96.15%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) BDD
1 25 (96.15%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 25 (96.15%) Multithreading
1 25 (96.15%) Software Engineering
1 25 (96.15%) TDD
2 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.85%) Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (3.85%) Data Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) Data Architecture
2 1 (3.85%) Data Ingestion
2 1 (3.85%) Data Management
2 1 (3.85%) DevOps
2 1 (3.85%) ETL
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Systems Management
1 26 (100.00%) Puppet
2 25 (96.15%) Ansible
2 25 (96.15%) Cobbler
3 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Databricks
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft