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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 75 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 14 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.35% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.97% 5.26% 11.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
156 95 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.94% 6.65% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 55 31
Median daily rate £425 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £147 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

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 27 May 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 17 (100.00%) Puppet
2 15 (88.24%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (88.24%) Docker
2 15 (88.24%) DevOps
3 14 (82.35%) Ansible
3 14 (82.35%) TeamCity
3 14 (82.35%) Linux
4 13 (76.47%) Java
4 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (76.47%) Jenkins
4 13 (76.47%) Splunk
5 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (70.59%) Python
6 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
6 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
6 11 (64.71%) Legal
6 11 (64.71%) Migration
6 11 (64.71%) Ruby
6 11 (64.71%) PaaS
6 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
6 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
6 11 (64.71%) MSBuild
6 11 (64.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (52.94%) Bourne shell
7 9 (52.94%) Finance
7 9 (52.94%) Perl
8 8 (47.06%) C++
8 8 (47.06%) Korn
9 7 (41.18%) Apache
10 6 (35.29%) 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 7 (41.18%) Apache
2 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (23.53%) Confluence
4 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
5 2 (11.76%) IIS
5 2 (11.76%) nginx
5 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
6 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (64.71%) PaaS
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (11.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) FTP
2 2 (11.76%) IPsec
2 2 (11.76%) LDAP
2 2 (11.76%) SSL
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) DB2
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) Redis
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) TeamCity
2 13 (76.47%) Jenkins
3 11 (64.71%) MSBuild
3 11 (64.71%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (23.53%) JIRA
5 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
5 3 (17.65%) Hudson
6 2 (11.76%) Ant
6 2 (11.76%) Artifactory
6 2 (11.76%) ClearCase
6 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
6 2 (11.76%) Gradle
6 2 (11.76%) Grunt
6 2 (11.76%) gulp
6 2 (11.76%) Maven
6 2 (11.76%) Selenium
6 2 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (11.76%) Subversion
6 2 (11.76%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (64.71%) Legal
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Banking
4 2 (11.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
3 4 (23.53%) AWS Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Azure Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Servlets
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) Java EE
2 2 (11.76%) JDBC
2 2 (11.76%) JSP
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) SOAP
2 2 (11.76%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) AIX
5 2 (11.76%) Mac OS X
5 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Continuous Integration
1 15 (88.24%) DevOps
2 11 (64.71%) Configuration Management
2 11 (64.71%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Content Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (5.88%) Microservices
7 1 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) Python
3 11 (64.71%) Bash Shell
3 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
3 11 (64.71%) Ruby
4 9 (52.94%) Bourne shell
4 9 (52.94%) Perl
5 8 (47.06%) C++
5 8 (47.06%) Korn
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Docker
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) VirtualBox
3 2 (11.76%) Xen
4 1 (5.88%) zsh
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Puppet
2 14 (82.35%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) CA Wily
3 2 (11.76%) logstash
3 2 (11.76%) Tivoli
3 2 (11.76%) Zenoss
4 1 (5.88%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Splunk
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Atlassian
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) Google
5 2 (11.76%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
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