Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Opscode Chef
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 90 83
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 -13
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 29 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.95% 0.78% 0.093%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.71% 8.40% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 1
Glasgow median daily rate £410 £394 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.13% -12.50% +69.81%
10th Percentile £303 £334 £425
90th Percentile £494 £566 £475
Scotland median daily rate £525 £544 £400
% change year-on-year -3.45% +35.94% +34.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 155 131 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.44% 9.28% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 76 76
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £368 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.84% -8.13% +21.21%
10th Percentile £188 £215 £206
90th Percentile £640 £525 £438
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -53.49% -
10th Percentile £26.60 £19.00 £41.50
90th Percentile £41.75 £21.00 £44.50
Scotland median hourly rate £29.69 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +48.46% -11.11% -40.00%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Glasgow

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Opscode Chef in Glasgow

Opscode Chef
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 28 (96.55%) Ansible
2 26 (89.66%) Puppet
3 19 (65.52%) Linux
4 16 (55.17%) DevOps
5 14 (48.28%) Python
6 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
7 10 (34.48%) Docker
8 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (31.03%) Unix
9 8 (27.59%) Windows
9 8 (27.59%) Perl
9 8 (27.59%) Terraform
10 7 (24.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
11 6 (20.69%) Build Automation
11 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
11 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
11 6 (20.69%) Java
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (20.69%) Scrum
11 6 (20.69%) VMware
11 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
11 6 (20.69%) Deployment Automation
11 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 5 (17.24%) Banking
12 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
12 5 (17.24%) TDD

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
1 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
2 4 (13.79%) Apache Qpid
2 4 (13.79%) JBoss
2 4 (13.79%) Jetty
3 3 (10.34%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) nginx
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (13.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (10.34%) IaaS
5 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
5 2 (6.90%) npm
5 2 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (3.45%) Datadog
6 1 (3.45%) GitHub
6 1 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) NAS
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MySQL
1 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 5 (17.24%) Vagrant
4 4 (13.79%) Cucumber
4 4 (13.79%) FitNesse
4 4 (13.79%) Maven
4 4 (13.79%) Selenium
4 4 (13.79%) Subversion
5 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.45%) MSTest
5 1 (3.45%) NUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (17.24%) Banking
1 5 (17.24%) Investment Banking
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
1 4 (13.79%) JPA
1 4 (13.79%) Kafka
1 4 (13.79%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (13.79%) REST
1 4 (13.79%) SOAP
1 4 (13.79%) Spring
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) LAMP
2 2 (6.90%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (6.90%) Node.js
3 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Wiki
4 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Unix
3 8 (27.59%) Windows
4 5 (17.24%) CentOS
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) DC/OS
6 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) DevOps
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (24.14%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (20.69%) Build Automation
5 6 (20.69%) Data Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.24%) TDD
7 4 (13.79%) BDD
7 4 (13.79%) Benchmarking
7 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
7 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.79%) UML
7 4 (13.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Python
2 8 (27.59%) Perl
3 7 (24.14%) Bash Shell
4 6 (20.69%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
7 3 (10.34%) Korn
7 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
8 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.90%) PHP
9 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
1 4 (13.79%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.45%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.45%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (96.55%) Ansible
2 26 (89.66%) Puppet
3 8 (27.59%) Terraform
4 5 (17.24%) Cobbler
5 4 (13.79%) Nagios
6 2 (6.90%) HAProxy
6 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
7 1 (3.45%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (3.45%) Packer
7 1 (3.45%) SCCM
7 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) Lets Encrypt
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) Aruba
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) New Relic