The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Opscode Chef
UK / Scotland
Rank 89 114 122
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +8
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 18 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.03% 0.47% 0.037%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.29% 5.33% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Median daily rate £438 £238 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £419
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.43%
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 Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
217 225 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.39% 8.90% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 125 114
Median daily rate £390 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £442 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.78% +24.44%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Opscode Chef Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +34 15 £438 - 7
Opscode Chef
UK

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 25 (96.15%) Puppet
2 17 (65.38%) Ansible
2 17 (65.38%) DevOps
3 15 (57.69%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
5 9 (34.62%) Python
5 9 (34.62%) Java
5 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (26.92%) PaaS
7 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
7 7 (26.92%) Maven
7 7 (26.92%) Perl
7 7 (26.92%) Windows
8 6 (23.08%) Banking
8 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
8 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (23.08%) IaaS
8 6 (23.08%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
9 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
9 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Open Source
9 5 (19.23%) Unix
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) JavaScript

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (23.08%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) nginx
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) Confluence
5 1 (3.85%) CICS
5 1 (3.85%) CMS
5 1 (3.85%) Liferay
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (26.92%) PaaS
3 6 (23.08%) IaaS
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.85%) CloudFront
4 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DHCP
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 7 (26.92%) Maven
4 3 (11.54%) CircleCI
4 3 (11.54%) Gradle
4 3 (11.54%) gulp
4 3 (11.54%) Travis CI
5 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.85%) Artifactory
6 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) git-flow
6 1 (3.85%) GitLab
6 1 (3.85%) Mockito
6 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (23.08%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Lead DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) RESTful
2 2 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (3.85%) JSON
3 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (3.85%) React
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Blog
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) iPad
2 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows
3 5 (19.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) DevOps
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (19.23%) Open Source
5 4 (15.38%) Server Building
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) Release Management
7 2 (7.69%) Scrum
8 1 (3.85%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.85%) Change Control
8 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
1 9 (34.62%) Python
2 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
2 7 (26.92%) Perl
3 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) Groovy
5 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) MCDBA
1 1 (3.85%) MCITP
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.85%) Shibboleth
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Xen
3 1 (3.85%) zsh
Systems Management
1 25 (96.15%) Puppet
2 17 (65.38%) Ansible
3 2 (7.69%) vRealize
4 1 (3.85%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Splunk
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) New Relic
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.85%) WSO2
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