Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 August 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 63 71
Rank change year-on-year -66 +8 +43
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 34 75 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.04% 3.00% 2.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.95% 22.66% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 78 64
Surrey median daily rate £560 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +8.11% -15.91%
10th Percentile £358 £363 £402
90th Percentile £606 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £519 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11% -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £72.50 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year +74.70% - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 380 331 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.68% 13.22% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 218 304
Surrey median daily rate £475 £458 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.83% +7.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £243 £302 £281
90th Percentile £595 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.18% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 11
Surrey median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% -23.29% -8.75%
10th Percentile £10.16 £15.80 £14.89
90th Percentile £28.25 £27.20 £49.50
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year +22.81% -44.66% +27.57%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Surrey

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Surrey

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Surrey

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Guildford -13 9 £590 +47.50% 2
Staines -16 6 £588 +9.30%
Epsom - 5 £350 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -19 4 - -
Chertsey - 3 £425 -
Windlesham - 1 - -
Opscode Chef
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 25 (73.53%) Ansible
2 23 (67.65%) Jenkins
3 19 (55.88%) DevOps
3 19 (55.88%) Puppet
3 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
5 16 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
7 13 (38.24%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (38.24%) Java
7 13 (38.24%) Python
8 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
9 11 (32.35%) Subversion
10 10 (29.41%) SQL
10 10 (29.41%) Docker
11 9 (26.47%) Redis
11 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (23.53%) Groovy
12 8 (23.53%) TDD
12 8 (23.53%) Degree
12 8 (23.53%) Finance
12 8 (23.53%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (20.59%) Computer Science Degree
13 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (20.59%) Open Source
13 7 (20.59%) JUnit
13 7 (20.59%) Web Services

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (23.53%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) Jetty
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
3 1 (2.94%) Mule
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.82%) IaaS
2 3 (8.82%) PaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (5.88%) Force.com
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.88%) OpenShift
3 2 (5.88%) Serverless
3 2 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (2.94%) GitHub
4 1 (2.94%) npm
4 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) DSL
2 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (5.88%) FTP
2 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) NAS
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) SSH
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
2 13 (38.24%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
4 9 (26.47%) Redis
5 6 (17.65%) MySQL
6 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
7 3 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (8.82%) Couchbase
7 3 (8.82%) KNIME
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
8 2 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
8 2 (5.88%) Riak
9 1 (2.94%) Big Data
9 1 (2.94%) HBase
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.94%) Power BI
9 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 23 (67.65%) Jenkins
2 17 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 11 (32.35%) Subversion
4 8 (23.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (20.59%) JUnit
6 6 (17.65%) JIRA
7 5 (14.71%) Vagrant
8 4 (11.76%) Maven
9 3 (8.82%) Ant
9 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
9 3 (8.82%) Mockito
10 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
11 1 (2.94%) Cobertura
11 1 (2.94%) git-flow
11 1 (2.94%) Gradle
11 1 (2.94%) gulp
11 1 (2.94%) IBM UrbanCode
11 1 (2.94%) JBehave
11 1 (2.94%) RSpec
11 1 (2.94%) SonarQube
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (35.29%) Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Senior DevOps
3 8 (23.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (8.82%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Python Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Developer
6 2 (5.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) CRM Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Web Services
2 6 (17.65%) JPA
2 6 (17.65%) Node.js
2 6 (17.65%) RESTful
3 5 (14.71%) Spring
4 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 4 (11.76%) JSON
4 4 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (11.76%) SOAP
5 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.82%) J2EE
5 3 (8.82%) JNI
5 3 (8.82%) React
5 3 (8.82%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) boto
6 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (5.88%) HTML
6 2 (5.88%) Visualforce
7 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Algorithms
2 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.82%) Wiki
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Fintech
4 1 (2.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Unix
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
4 2 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (2.94%) Android
5 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (55.88%) DevOps
2 16 (47.06%) Test Automation
3 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (23.53%) TDD
5 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (20.59%) Open Source
6 6 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (17.65%) Kanban
6 6 (17.65%) OO
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 4 (11.76%) High Availability
8 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Analytics
9 3 (8.82%) BDD
9 3 (8.82%) CRM
9 3 (8.82%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (8.82%) SDLC
9 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Java
1 13 (38.24%) Python
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 8 (23.53%) Groovy
5 5 (14.71%) Ruby
6 4 (11.76%) Perl
7 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.82%) C
7 3 (8.82%) C#
7 3 (8.82%) C++
7 3 (8.82%) Java 8
7 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.88%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.94%) PHP
9 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 10 (29.41%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) NFS
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (5.88%) Veritas File System
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (73.53%) Ansible
2 19 (55.88%) Puppet
3 3 (8.82%) Kubernetes
3 3 (8.82%) Salt
4 2 (5.88%) Cobbler
4 2 (5.88%) Kibana
4 2 (5.88%) logstash
4 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.88%) SnapMirror
4 2 (5.88%) SnapVault
4 2 (5.88%) Terraform
4 2 (5.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (2.94%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
2 3 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.88%) Brocade
3 2 (5.88%) NetApp
3 2 (5.88%) Sun
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas
4 1 (2.94%) VMware