The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 64 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.09% 2.86% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 -
Opscode Chef
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
77 105 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.32% 7.00% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 39 34
Median daily rate £425 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.70%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Opscode Chef as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
4 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (40.00%) Ansible
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (30.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) IIS
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) Content Management
6 3 (30.00%) CMS
6 3 (30.00%) zsh
6 3 (30.00%) IaaS
6 3 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (20.00%) Artifactory

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 3 (30.00%) CMS
2 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (10.00%) CICS
4 1 (10.00%) Confluence
4 1 (10.00%) Liferay
4 1 (10.00%) NServiceBus
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) IaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (20.00%) Artifactory
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (10.00%) git-flow
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) DataPower
2 1 (10.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (30.00%) Content Management
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 1 (10.00%) Kanban
7 1 (10.00%) Open Source
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) Server Building
7 1 (10.00%) Validation
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (30.00%) zsh
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Docker
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) Shibboleth
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) WSO2
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