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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 111 116 125
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 10 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.51% 0.63% 0.071%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.26% 6.02% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
Median daily rate £450 £238 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -42.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 -
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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
235 299 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.92% 10.43% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 148 113
Median daily rate £350 £310 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £189 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £454 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Median hourly rate £29.00 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -27.08%

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
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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +30 9 £450 +20.00% 8
Glasgow -13 1 - -
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 20 (95.24%) Puppet
2 14 (66.67%) Ansible
3 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
4 10 (47.62%) DevOps
4 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (42.86%) Docker
5 9 (42.86%) Maven
6 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
7 7 (33.33%) Private Cloud
8 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (28.57%) Subversion
8 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (23.81%) Java
9 5 (23.81%) Windows
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
10 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
10 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
10 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (19.05%) TeamCity
10 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
11 3 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
11 3 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (14.29%) zsh

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 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (14.29%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) CICS
4 1 (4.76%) Confluence
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) Liferay
4 1 (4.76%) nginx
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.52%) IaaS
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Redis
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 9 (42.86%) Maven
3 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
4 6 (28.57%) Subversion
5 4 (19.05%) TeamCity
6 2 (9.52%) Artifactory
7 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (4.76%) CircleCI
7 1 (4.76%) git-flow
7 1 (4.76%) GitLab
7 1 (4.76%) Gradle
7 1 (4.76%) gulp
7 1 (4.76%) JIRA
7 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (4.76%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Architect
1 6 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
1 6 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) AWS Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) DataPower
3 1 (4.76%) Fintech
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Unix
6 1 (4.76%) AIX
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (47.62%) DevOps
2 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 3 (14.29%) Content Management
4 3 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Open Source
5 2 (9.52%) Server Building
6 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.76%) Kanban
6 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
4 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) Groovy
6 1 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Docker
2 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (14.29%) zsh
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) Shibboleth
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (95.24%) Puppet
2 14 (66.67%) Ansible
3 1 (4.76%) Capistrano
3 1 (4.76%) Marathon
3 1 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.76%) Mesos
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Dell
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) WSO2
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