Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 2017 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
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 96 90
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6 0
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 13 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.98% 0.075% 0.072%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.12% 0.83% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.73% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Opscode Chef is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 86 120 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 6.51% 9.02% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 65 38
Wiltshire median daily rate £418 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.22% +21.62% -
10th Percentile £306 £310 £245
90th Percentile £639 £600 £550
South West median daily rate £386 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 21
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £19.25 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.04% +14.63%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £17.18 £20.19
% change year-on-year +161.97% -14.90% +0.62%

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 27 July 2017.

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 27 July 2017. 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 - 6 £650 -
Malmesbury - 5 £413 -
Opscode Chef
South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 11 (84.62%) DevOps
3 10 (76.92%) Ansible
4 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
6 5 (38.46%) Serverless Framework
7 4 (30.77%) Microservices
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) Banking
8 3 (23.08%) Groovy
8 3 (23.08%) Open Source
8 3 (23.08%) PaaS
8 3 (23.08%) Docker
8 3 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (23.08%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (15.38%) Terraform
9 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
9 2 (15.38%) Go
9 2 (15.38%) Ruby
9 2 (15.38%) Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

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 (23.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) PaaS
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) MQTT
1 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Vagrant
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.69%) Calabash
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Serverless Framework
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (30.77%) Microservices
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Groovy
2 2 (15.38%) Go
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Puppet
2 10 (76.92%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) Terraform
4 1 (7.69%) Consul
4 1 (7.69%) Graphite
4 1 (7.69%) Kibana
4 1 (7.69%) logstash
4 1 (7.69%) Nagios
4 1 (7.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
1 1 (7.69%) Splunk