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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 60 - 62
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.90% - 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.96% - 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £375 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
67 70 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.11% 7.91% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 44 24
Average daily rate £350 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £110 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £377 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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 29 April 2016.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 19 (95.00%) DevOps
2 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (65.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 12 (60.00%) Ansible
5 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
5 9 (45.00%) Hudson
5 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (35.00%) Puppet
6 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (35.00%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (35.00%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (35.00%) Docker
6 7 (35.00%) logstash
6 7 (35.00%) Kibana
6 7 (35.00%) ELK Stack
6 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
6 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) Middleware
7 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 6 (30.00%) Finance
7 6 (30.00%) SOA
7 6 (30.00%) Unix
7 6 (30.00%) JBoss
7 6 (30.00%) AIX
7 6 (30.00%) Microservices
7 6 (30.00%) IaaS
7 6 (30.00%) Network Design

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 6 (30.00%) JBoss
3 2 (10.00%) Documentum
4 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) IaaS
1 6 (30.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MongoDB
2 7 (35.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Hudson
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (30.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.00%) FishEye
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (35.00%) ELK Stack
1 7 (35.00%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (30.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) AIX
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) HPUX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) DevOps
2 15 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (30.00%) Microservices
4 6 (30.00%) Network Design
4 6 (30.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (15.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) Ansible
2 7 (35.00%) Kibana
2 7 (35.00%) logstash
2 7 (35.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat