The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 45 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 13 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.11% - 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.57% - 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £238 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Glasgow region.

Systems Management Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
70 55 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.35% 7.12% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 33 31
Average daily rate £265 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £123 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef.

1 17 (85.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (65.00%) Linux
3 12 (60.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) Ansible
4 9 (45.00%) Finance
5 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (35.00%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (35.00%) Kibana
6 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (35.00%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (35.00%) Hudson
6 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (35.00%) Ruby
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (35.00%) Python
6 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (35.00%) logstash
6 7 (35.00%) ELK Stack
7 6 (30.00%) Unix
7 6 (30.00%) AIX
7 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) Banking
7 6 (30.00%) Puppet
8 5 (25.00%) Microservices
8 5 (25.00%) IaaS

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (10.00%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) IaaS
1 5 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) Hudson
3 5 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (35.00%) ELK Stack
1 7 (35.00%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (30.00%) AIX
3 6 (30.00%) Unix
4 1 (5.00%) Debian
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) Microservices
4 5 (25.00%) Network Design
4 5 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
1 1 (5.00%) MCP
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) vCloud
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Ansible
2 7 (35.00%) Kibana
2 7 (35.00%) logstash
3 6 (30.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat