Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 February 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 64 83
Rank change year-on-year -36 +19 +3
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 23 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.17% 1.63% 0.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.42% 13.93% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 9
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £600 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% +54.07%
10th Percentile £456 £410 £469
90th Percentile £660 £683 £588
South West median daily rate £481 £575 £488
% change year-on-year -16.30% +17.95% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 424 122 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 21.49% 11.72% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 61 94
Wiltshire median daily rate £484 £500 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.25% +8.70% +24.32%
10th Percentile £358 £363 £284
90th Percentile £650 £663 £600
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £365
% change year-on-year - +23.29% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £47.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +168.57% - -
South West median hourly rate £38.75 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +76.14% -45.00% +128.57%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Wiltshire

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Wiltshire

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Wiltshire

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2019. 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
Swindon -20 17 £500 -16.67% 5
Corsham - 1 - -
Salisbury - 1 £475 -
Opscode Chef
South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 23 (100.00%) Puppet
2 21 (91.30%) Ansible
3 17 (73.91%) Docker
4 16 (69.57%) DevOps
5 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
5 14 (60.87%) Kubernetes
5 14 (60.87%) Linux
6 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
8 8 (34.78%) Java
8 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
8 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
9 7 (30.43%) Open Source
9 7 (30.43%) Windows
10 6 (26.09%) CoreOS
10 6 (26.09%) Debian
11 5 (21.74%) CentOS
11 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
11 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (21.74%) KVM
11 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
11 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (17.39%) C#
12 4 (17.39%) Python
13 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
13 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
13 3 (13.04%) VMware
13 3 (13.04%) Finance
13 3 (13.04%) Banking

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) Jetty
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.35%) nginx
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (8.70%) GitHub
3 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
4 1 (4.35%) npm
4 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DNS
1 2 (8.70%) NetScaler
1 2 (8.70%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.35%) DataStax
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
2 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Gradle
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
2 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) gulp
3 1 (4.35%) IBM UrbanCode
3 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (8.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Cassandra DBA
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) .NET Core
1 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.70%) JSON
1 2 (8.70%) Kafka
1 2 (8.70%) Spring
1 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Native
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) CoreOS
3 6 (26.09%) Debian
4 5 (21.74%) CentOS
5 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) DevOps
2 7 (30.43%) Open Source
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (13.04%) Microservices
5 2 (8.70%) BDD
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Java
2 4 (17.39%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) Python
3 2 (8.70%) Go
3 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) Groovy
4 1 (4.35%) Perl
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) CISSP
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Docker
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
2 5 (21.74%) KVM
2 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (100.00%) Puppet
2 21 (91.30%) Ansible
3 14 (60.87%) Kubernetes
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (13.04%) Terraform
6 2 (8.70%) Cobbler
6 2 (8.70%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (8.70%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (8.70%) Mesos
6 2 (8.70%) SCCM
6 2 (8.70%) SCOM
7 1 (4.35%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Veracode
4 1 (4.35%) hybris
4 1 (4.35%) NetIQ
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) SaltStack