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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 59 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.57% 0.22% -
As % of the Systems Management category 17.33% 3.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
75 88 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.06% 6.41% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 23
Median daily rate £425 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £248 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 17 (100.00%) Puppet
2 11 (64.71%) DevOps
3 9 (52.94%) Ansible
4 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
4 8 (47.06%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
5 7 (41.18%) PaaS
5 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
6 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (35.29%) IaaS
6 6 (35.29%) Maven
6 6 (35.29%) Perl
7 5 (29.41%) Unix
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
7 5 (29.41%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (29.41%) Open Source
8 4 (23.53%) nginx
8 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
8 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
8 4 (23.53%) Server Building
8 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
8 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
8 4 (23.53%) SQL

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 5 (29.41%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (23.53%) nginx
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 3 (17.65%) Apache
3 3 (17.65%) IIS
4 2 (11.76%) CMS
4 2 (11.76%) Confluence
5 1 (5.88%) CICS
5 1 (5.88%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) PaaS
2 6 (35.29%) IaaS
3 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.88%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) SSL
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (35.29%) Maven
4 3 (17.65%) CircleCI
4 3 (17.65%) Gradle
4 3 (17.65%) gulp
4 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
4 3 (17.65%) Travis CI
5 2 (11.76%) Artifactory
5 2 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (11.76%) JIRA
6 1 (5.88%) git-flow
6 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Project Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) ELK Stack
2 1 (5.88%) Java EE
2 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (5.88%) React
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) iPad
2 2 (11.76%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) DataPower
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Fintech
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (5.88%) CentOS
6 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) DevOps
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (29.41%) Open Source
5 4 (23.53%) Server Building
6 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Content Management
7 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (5.88%) Change Control
8 1 (5.88%) Change Management
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (5.88%) Scrum
8 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
8 1 (5.88%) Validation
8 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
3 6 (35.29%) Perl
4 5 (29.41%) Python
5 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
5 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 3 (17.65%) Groovy
6 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.88%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (11.76%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (11.76%) zsh
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) Shibboleth
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (100.00%) Puppet
2 9 (52.94%) Ansible
3 2 (11.76%) vRealize
4 1 (5.88%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Splunk
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (5.88%) Dell
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) New Relic
3 1 (5.88%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.88%) WSO2