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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank 114 123 129
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 12 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.31% 0.036%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.74% 4.41% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Median daily rate £475 £344 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.18% -17.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
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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
253 227 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.35% 7.11% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 113 147
Median daily rate £321 £338 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.88% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £133 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% -43.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%

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 September 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 September 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
Glasgow +15 9 £475 +38.18% 1
Edinburgh +12 2 £475 +111.11% 6
Fife - 1 - -
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 27 (79.41%) Puppet
1 27 (79.41%) Ansible
2 22 (64.71%) DevOps
2 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
3 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (61.76%) Linux
4 20 (58.82%) Docker
5 17 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (41.18%) TeamCity
6 14 (41.18%) Ruby
7 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (38.24%) Finance
8 12 (35.29%) Configuration Management
8 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
9 11 (32.35%) PaaS
9 11 (32.35%) Python
9 11 (32.35%) Java
9 11 (32.35%) Perl
10 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
10 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
10 10 (29.41%) Splunk
11 9 (26.47%) MSBuild
11 9 (26.47%) Legal
11 9 (26.47%) Migration
11 9 (26.47%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
12 8 (23.53%) Maven
12 8 (23.53%) Subversion
13 7 (20.59%) Bourne shell
13 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management

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 (17.65%) Apache
2 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.82%) CMS
4 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 2 (5.88%) JBoss
4 2 (5.88%) NServiceBus
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.94%) Confluence
5 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (32.35%) PaaS
4 3 (8.82%) IaaS
5 2 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.94%) GitHub
6 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Network Security
1 2 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) LDAP
2 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.88%) Redis
5 1 (2.94%) DB2
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Jenkins
2 14 (41.18%) TeamCity
3 9 (26.47%) MSBuild
3 9 (26.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 8 (23.53%) Maven
4 8 (23.53%) Subversion
5 6 (17.65%) Hudson
6 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
6 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.88%) GitLab
6 2 (5.88%) JIRA
7 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.94%) Gradle
7 1 (2.94%) Grunt
7 1 (2.94%) gulp
7 1 (2.94%) Selenium
7 1 (2.94%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.94%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Legal
3 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Architect
1 9 (26.47%) Cloud Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) AWS Architect
3 6 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Azure DevOps
5 4 (11.76%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (8.82%) Azure Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.82%) DevOps Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) PowerShell Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (5.88%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) J2EE
1 2 (5.88%) MSMQ
1 2 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.94%) HTML5
2 1 (2.94%) Java EE
2 1 (2.94%) JAXB
2 1 (2.94%) JDBC
2 1 (2.94%) JSON
2 1 (2.94%) JSP
2 1 (2.94%) React
2 1 (2.94%) SAX
2 1 (2.94%) Servlets
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) Spring
2 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) DataPower
2 1 (2.94%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) AIX
2 7 (20.59%) Unix
3 6 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (17.65%) Windows
4 4 (11.76%) HPUX
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) DevOps
2 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (35.29%) Configuration Management
4 9 (26.47%) Migration
5 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.76%) Web Development
8 3 (8.82%) Content Management
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.88%) ITIL
9 2 (5.88%) Security Architecture
10 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Front End Development
10 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.94%) Project Management
10 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) Ruby
2 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
3 11 (32.35%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) Perl
3 11 (32.35%) Python
4 10 (29.41%) Bash Shell
5 7 (20.59%) Bourne shell
6 6 (17.65%) C++
6 6 (17.65%) Korn
7 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
8 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
9 3 (8.82%) SQL
10 2 (5.88%) C#
10 2 (5.88%) PHP
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) Docker
2 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (8.82%) zsh
3 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (79.41%) Ansible
1 27 (79.41%) Puppet
2 2 (5.88%) Capistrano
3 1 (2.94%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.94%) CFEngine
3 1 (2.94%) logstash
3 1 (2.94%) Marathon
3 1 (2.94%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.94%) Mesos
3 1 (2.94%) PowerCLI
3 1 (2.94%) rkt
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.94%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Splunk
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) IBM
6 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.94%) Perforce