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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 126 132 122
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 22 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.73% 2.75% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Median daily rate £400 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £320 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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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
384 218 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 13.26% 7.23% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 123 123
Median daily rate £330 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £158 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £400 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 10
Median hourly rate £38.00 £18.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.66% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £14.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £32.50 £30.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+70.73% +7.89%

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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 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 -2 15 £431 - 7
Glasgow +9 7 £350 +9.37% 3
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 28 (87.50%) DevOps
2 26 (81.25%) Linux
3 25 (78.13%) Puppet
4 24 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (75.00%) Ansible
5 21 (65.63%) Docker
6 18 (56.25%) Jenkins
6 18 (56.25%) Java
6 18 (56.25%) Configuration Management
7 17 (53.13%) PaaS
8 16 (50.00%) TeamCity
8 16 (50.00%) Ruby
9 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
11 13 (40.63%) Splunk
11 13 (40.63%) Perl
11 13 (40.63%) Python
12 12 (37.50%) Bash Shell
12 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (34.38%) MSBuild
13 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (34.38%) Finance
13 11 (34.38%) Legal
13 11 (34.38%) Migration
13 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
13 11 (34.38%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (28.13%) Bourne shell
15 8 (25.00%) Korn
15 8 (25.00%) Apache
15 8 (25.00%) Unix

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 8 (25.00%) Apache
2 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
3 5 (15.63%) Confluence
3 5 (15.63%) JBoss
4 4 (12.50%) IIS
4 4 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.25%) CMS
5 2 (6.25%) nginx
5 2 (6.25%) NServiceBus
5 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (53.13%) PaaS
2 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (21.88%) IaaS
5 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) FTP
2 2 (6.25%) IPsec
2 2 (6.25%) LDAP
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) SSL
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MongoDB
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (6.25%) DB2
5 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
5 2 (6.25%) Redis
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 16 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 11 (34.38%) MSBuild
3 11 (34.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
4 7 (21.88%) Hudson
4 7 (21.88%) Maven
5 6 (18.75%) JIRA
6 4 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (9.38%) Subversion
8 2 (6.25%) Ant
8 2 (6.25%) Artifactory
8 2 (6.25%) ClearCase
8 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
8 2 (6.25%) Gradle
8 2 (6.25%) Grunt
8 2 (6.25%) gulp
8 2 (6.25%) Selenium
8 2 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
1 11 (34.38%) Legal
2 5 (15.63%) Law
3 4 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Azure DevOps
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) AWS Architect
4 4 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (12.50%) Azure Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (12.50%) DevOps Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) PowerShell Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Middleware
2 4 (12.50%) Servlets
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) XML
4 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) Java EE
4 2 (6.25%) JDBC
4 2 (6.25%) JSP
4 2 (6.25%) MSMQ
4 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) JAXB
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
5 1 (3.13%) SAX
5 1 (3.13%) Spring
5 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Unix
3 7 (21.88%) AIX
4 6 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (18.75%) Windows
5 4 (12.50%) HPUX
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) DevOps
2 24 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (56.25%) Configuration Management
4 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Microservices
5 4 (12.50%) Network Design
5 4 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 2 (6.25%) Content Management
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.25%) Kanban
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) Ruby
3 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
4 13 (40.63%) Perl
4 13 (40.63%) Python
5 12 (37.50%) Bash Shell
6 9 (28.13%) Bourne shell
7 8 (25.00%) C++
7 8 (25.00%) Korn
8 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
8 4 (12.50%) SQL
9 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
10 2 (6.25%) C#
11 1 (3.13%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Docker
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (6.25%) VirtualBox
3 2 (6.25%) Xen
3 2 (6.25%) zsh
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (78.13%) Puppet
2 24 (75.00%) Ansible
3 2 (6.25%) CA Wily
3 2 (6.25%) logstash
3 2 (6.25%) rkt
3 2 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.25%) Zenoss
4 1 (3.13%) Capistrano
4 1 (3.13%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Splunk
2 7 (21.88%) Red Hat
3 5 (15.63%) Atlassian
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) Google
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) Perforce
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