Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 2018 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 83 73
Rank change year-on-year -15 -10 -
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 14 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.91% 0.27% 1.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.97% 2.10% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 12
Glasgow median daily rate £363 £450 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +36.36% -
10th Percentile £311 £425 £187
90th Percentile £564 £475 £400
Scotland median daily rate £500 £450 £330
% change year-on-year +11.11% +36.36% -17.50%
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 156 143 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.13% 12.69% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 72 90
Glasgow median daily rate £368 £400 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.13% +24.61% -1.23%
10th Percentile £188 £215 £134
90th Percentile £525 £462 £428
Scotland median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.49% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £20.75 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -30.83% -25.00% +29.03%

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 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 14 (100.00%) Puppet
2 12 (85.71%) Cobbler
2 12 (85.71%) Deployment Automation
3 11 (78.57%) Ansible
3 11 (78.57%) Python
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (71.43%) Ruby
4 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
5 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
6 7 (50.00%) Java
6 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (50.00%) Scrum
6 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (50.00%) Docker
7 6 (42.86%) DevOps
7 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
7 6 (42.86%) Redis
7 6 (42.86%) Riak
7 6 (42.86%) Couchbase
7 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
7 6 (42.86%) HTML5
7 6 (42.86%) Jetty
7 6 (42.86%) TDD
7 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
7 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
7 6 (42.86%) Spring
7 6 (42.86%) HTML

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 6 (42.86%) JBoss
1 6 (42.86%) Jetty
1 6 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (21.43%) CloudStack
2 3 (21.43%) OpenStack
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Anypoint
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
4 1 (7.14%) Confluence
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Datadog
3 1 (7.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) AMQP
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (42.86%) Couchbase
2 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 6 (42.86%) Redis
2 6 (42.86%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Vagrant
2 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (21.43%) FitNesse
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) HTML5
1 6 (42.86%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) JPA
3 2 (14.29%) JMS
3 2 (14.29%) Kafka
3 2 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (7.14%) Ext JS
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) PKI
1 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) CentOS
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Deployment Automation
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) Configuration Management
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) DevOps
5 6 (42.86%) DSDM
5 6 (42.86%) RUP
5 6 (42.86%) TDD
6 5 (35.71%) BDD
7 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
8 3 (21.43%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
9 2 (14.29%) Analytics
9 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
9 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Kanban
9 2 (14.29%) Open Source
9 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 2 (14.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) Bash Shell
2 10 (71.43%) Ruby
3 7 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) Shell Script
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
2 3 (21.43%) Xen
2 3 (21.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) Puppet
2 12 (85.71%) Cobbler
3 11 (78.57%) Ansible
4 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
5 3 (21.43%) Terraform
6 1 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
6 1 (7.14%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) EnterpriseDB
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.14%) Apigee
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk