Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 101 101
Rank change year-on-year -13 0 +13
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 48 32 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.58% 1.39% 1.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% 13.68% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 32
Surrey median daily rate £500 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £355 £359 £413
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.50% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £72.50 - -

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 384 234 448
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 12.66% 10.19% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 128 273
Surrey median daily rate £488 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.77% -1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £231
90th Percentile £595 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 34
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.81% -44.37% +25.83%
10th Percentile £10.16 £15.80 £16.05
90th Percentile £28.25 £27.20 £52.05
South East median hourly rate £16.81 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -3.96% -46.15% +75.68%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +10 16 £585 - 2
Reigate - 6 £500 - 3
Epsom - 5 £350 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -18 4 - -
Chertsey - 2 £425 -
Staines -17 1 £480 -10.70% 2
Windlesham - 1 - -
Opscode Chef
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 34 (70.83%) Ansible
1 34 (70.83%) DevOps
2 33 (68.75%) Jenkins
3 32 (66.67%) Puppet
4 27 (56.25%) Git (software)
5 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (52.08%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (41.67%) Test Automation
7 18 (37.50%) MongoDB
7 18 (37.50%) Relational Database
8 17 (35.42%) Linux
9 16 (33.33%) Java
9 16 (33.33%) Docker
10 15 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (29.17%) Python
11 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (29.17%) Subversion
11 14 (29.17%) Ruby
12 13 (27.08%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (25.00%) Finance
14 11 (22.92%) JIRA
14 11 (22.92%) Redis
15 10 (20.83%) Sonatype Nexus
15 10 (20.83%) Degree
15 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
16 9 (18.75%) SQL
16 9 (18.75%) Web Services
16 9 (18.75%) Kanban
16 9 (18.75%) SDLC
16 9 (18.75%) GitHub

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 7 (14.58%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (6.25%) Mule
3 2 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) Confluence
4 1 (2.08%) Drupal
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
4 1 (2.08%) Jetty
4 1 (2.08%) nginx
4 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (52.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.75%) GitHub
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (8.33%) npm
5 2 (4.17%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (4.17%) Force.com
5 2 (4.17%) OpenShift
5 2 (4.17%) PaaS
6 1 (2.08%) IaaS
6 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) SMS
2 2 (4.17%) DSL
2 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (4.17%) FTP
2 2 (4.17%) HTTP
2 2 (4.17%) NAS
2 2 (4.17%) SAN
2 2 (4.17%) SSH
2 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) MongoDB
1 18 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 15 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (22.92%) Redis
4 6 (12.50%) MySQL
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
6 4 (8.33%) Big Data
6 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 3 (6.25%) HBase
7 3 (6.25%) KNIME
7 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (4.17%) Couchbase
9 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.08%) Riak
Development Applications
1 33 (68.75%) Jenkins
2 27 (56.25%) Git (software)
3 14 (29.17%) Subversion
4 11 (22.92%) JIRA
5 10 (20.83%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (16.67%) JUnit
6 8 (16.67%) Vagrant
7 6 (12.50%) Artifactory
8 5 (10.42%) TeamCity
9 4 (8.33%) Mercurial
9 4 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (8.33%) SonarQube
9 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
10 3 (6.25%) Ant
10 3 (6.25%) Cobertura
10 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
10 3 (6.25%) JBehave
11 2 (4.17%) Maven
11 2 (4.17%) Mockito
12 1 (2.08%) RSpec
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Banking
2 2 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
2 12 (25.00%) Developer
3 11 (22.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) AWS Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior DevOps
3 11 (22.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.25%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) CRM Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Storage Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) Web Services
2 7 (14.58%) J2EE
3 6 (12.50%) JPA
3 6 (12.50%) JSON
3 6 (12.50%) Node.js
3 6 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 6 (12.50%) SOAP
4 5 (10.42%) RESTful
5 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.25%) .NET
6 3 (6.25%) Java EE
6 3 (6.25%) JDBC
6 3 (6.25%) JNI
6 3 (6.25%) Spring
6 3 (6.25%) XML
7 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.17%) CSS
7 2 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (4.17%) HTML
7 2 (4.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Clustering
2 3 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.25%) Wiki
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (35.42%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Unix
3 6 (12.50%) Windows
4 4 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.25%) Android
5 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.17%) Solaris
7 1 (2.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) DevOps
2 25 (52.08%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 14 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (27.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (18.75%) Kanban
6 9 (18.75%) SDLC
7 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 8 (16.67%) Scrum
8 7 (14.58%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (12.50%) TDD
9 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 5 (10.42%) OO
10 5 (10.42%) Open Source
11 4 (8.33%) BDD
11 4 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (8.33%) High Availability
11 4 (8.33%) ITIL
11 4 (8.33%) Release Automation
12 3 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) Python
2 14 (29.17%) Ruby
3 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.75%) SQL
5 8 (16.67%) Perl
6 4 (8.33%) PHP
7 3 (6.25%) C
7 3 (6.25%) C#
7 3 (6.25%) C++
7 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.25%) VBA
8 2 (4.17%) Apex Code
8 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.17%) Groovy
8 2 (4.17%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) NFS
2 2 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (4.17%) Veritas File System
2 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (70.83%) Ansible
2 32 (66.67%) Puppet
3 3 (6.25%) Salt
4 2 (4.17%) Kibana
4 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
4 2 (4.17%) logstash
4 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.17%) SnapMirror
4 2 (4.17%) SnapVault
4 2 (4.17%) Terraform
4 2 (4.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (2.08%) Cobbler
5 1 (2.08%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.17%) Brocade
4 2 (4.17%) NetApp
4 2 (4.17%) Sun
4 2 (4.17%) Veritas
4 2 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.08%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.08%) New Relic
5 1 (2.08%) PagerDuty