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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 80 83 85
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 15 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.11% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.82% 5.88% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £431 - £328
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 - £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 - £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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
170 85 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.54% 5.89% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 51 42
Median daily rate £413 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.90% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £139 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £423 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+65.95% +10.52%

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 30 June 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 20 (100.00%) Puppet
2 18 (90.00%) DevOps
3 16 (80.00%) Docker
3 16 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (80.00%) Linux
4 15 (75.00%) TeamCity
4 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (70.00%) Ansible
5 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
5 14 (70.00%) Configuration Management
6 13 (65.00%) Splunk
6 13 (65.00%) PaaS
6 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
7 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
7 12 (60.00%) Python
7 12 (60.00%) Java
8 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
8 11 (55.00%) Legal
8 11 (55.00%) Migration
8 11 (55.00%) Ruby
8 11 (55.00%) MSBuild
8 11 (55.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (45.00%) Bourne shell
9 9 (45.00%) Finance
9 9 (45.00%) Perl
10 8 (40.00%) C++
10 8 (40.00%) Apache
10 8 (40.00%) Korn
11 6 (30.00%) Red Hat

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 8 (40.00%) Apache
2 6 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (20.00%) Confluence
3 4 (20.00%) IIS
3 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (10.00%) CMS
4 2 (10.00%) nginx
4 2 (10.00%) NServiceBus
4 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (65.00%) PaaS
3 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (15.00%) IaaS
5 2 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) DHCP
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) FTP
2 2 (10.00%) IPsec
2 2 (10.00%) LDAP
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) SSL
2 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (10.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.00%) Redis
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (55.00%) MSBuild
3 11 (55.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (20.00%) JIRA
6 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (15.00%) Hudson
6 3 (15.00%) Subversion
7 2 (10.00%) Ant
7 2 (10.00%) Artifactory
7 2 (10.00%) ClearCase
7 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (10.00%) Gradle
7 2 (10.00%) Grunt
7 2 (10.00%) gulp
7 2 (10.00%) Maven
7 2 (10.00%) Selenium
7 2 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (55.00%) Legal
2 9 (45.00%) Finance
3 4 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) AWS Architect
3 4 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Azure Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Architect
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Servlets
2 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) Java EE
2 2 (10.00%) JDBC
2 2 (10.00%) JSP
2 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 2 (10.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) AIX
4 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) DevOps
2 16 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (70.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (55.00%) Migration
5 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Content Management
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.00%) Kanban
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 12 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Python
3 11 (55.00%) Ruby
4 9 (45.00%) Bourne shell
4 9 (45.00%) Perl
5 8 (40.00%) C++
5 8 (40.00%) Korn
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (10.00%) C#
8 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (10.00%) VirtualBox
3 2 (10.00%) Xen
3 2 (10.00%) zsh
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) Puppet
2 14 (70.00%) Ansible
3 2 (10.00%) CA Wily
3 2 (10.00%) logstash
3 2 (10.00%) rkt
3 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (10.00%) Zenoss
4 1 (5.00%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Splunk
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) Google
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle