Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 62 77
Rank change year-on-year -16 +15 +3
Contract jobs citing Opscode Chef 42 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.45% 2.48% 0.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.43% 19.62% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 5
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% +79.25%
10th Percentile £400 £319 £346
90th Percentile £525 £600 £520
Scotland median daily rate £700 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +40.00% +11.11% +69.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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 196 158 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.42% 12.65% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 79 89
Glasgow median daily rate £410 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +9.59% +16.80%
10th Percentile £288 £311 £171
90th Percentile £543 £550 £451
Scotland median daily rate £425 £412 £330
% change year-on-year +3.09% +24.92% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -53.49% -2.82%
10th Percentile £26.60 £19.05 £41.50
90th Percentile £41.75 £20.95 £44.50
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +30.00% +16.28% +16.22%

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 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Opscode Chef in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 40 (95.24%) Ansible
2 30 (71.43%) Puppet
3 22 (52.38%) Linux
4 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (47.62%) Unix
6 19 (45.24%) Python
7 18 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (40.48%) DevOps
9 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
10 15 (35.71%) Docker
11 13 (30.95%) Scrum
11 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
11 13 (30.95%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
12 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 11 (26.19%) Tomcat
13 11 (26.19%) Java
13 11 (26.19%) CentOS
13 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
13 11 (26.19%) Terraform
13 11 (26.19%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
14 10 (23.81%) Jetty
14 10 (23.81%) JBoss
14 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
15 9 (21.43%) TDD
15 9 (21.43%) Perl
15 9 (21.43%) Windows

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 11 (26.19%) Tomcat
2 10 (23.81%) JBoss
2 10 (23.81%) Jetty
3 9 (21.43%) WebLogic
4 6 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 4 (9.52%) Apache Qpid
5 4 (9.52%) nginx
6 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.38%) Apache
7 1 (2.38%) CMS
7 1 (2.38%) Drupal
7 1 (2.38%) MODX
7 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (26.19%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.52%) Amazon S3
3 4 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (7.14%) IaaS
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.38%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) Akamai
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.38%) Datadog
6 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.38%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Mailgun
6 1 (2.38%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) AMQP
2 4 (9.52%) NAS
3 2 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) NoSQL
2 9 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 9 (21.43%) Redis
2 9 (21.43%) Riak
3 7 (16.67%) Couchbase
3 7 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.76%) MySQL
6 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 13 (30.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.43%) Vagrant
4 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 6 (14.29%) FitNesse
4 6 (14.29%) Selenium
5 4 (9.52%) Maven
5 4 (9.52%) Subversion
6 3 (7.14%) Artifactory
7 2 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (4.76%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.38%) MSTest
8 1 (2.38%) NUnit
8 1 (2.38%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Java Developer
4 7 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Perl Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Specialist
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Kafka
1 9 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
2 8 (19.05%) Hibernate
2 8 (19.05%) HTML
2 8 (19.05%) JPA
2 8 (19.05%) Spring
3 7 (16.67%) HTML5
4 5 (11.90%) JMS
4 5 (11.90%) TIBCO EMS
4 5 (11.90%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (9.52%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (9.52%) REST
5 4 (9.52%) SOAP
6 1 (2.38%) CSS
6 1 (2.38%) LAMP
6 1 (2.38%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (2.38%) Node.js
6 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 4 (9.52%) Private Cloud
1 4 (9.52%) Wiki
2 2 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 22 (52.38%) Linux
2 20 (47.62%) Unix
3 11 (26.19%) CentOS
3 11 (26.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (21.43%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) DC/OS
5 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (40.48%) DevOps
3 13 (30.95%) Continuous Delivery
3 13 (30.95%) Scrum
4 12 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
4 12 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
5 10 (23.81%) Test Automation
6 9 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 9 (21.43%) TDD
7 8 (19.05%) BDD
7 8 (19.05%) Build Automation
7 8 (19.05%) Concurrent Programming
7 8 (19.05%) Data Analysis
7 8 (19.05%) Multithreading
8 6 (14.29%) Integration Testing
8 6 (14.29%) UML
9 5 (11.90%) DSDM
9 5 (11.90%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) Python
2 11 (26.19%) Java
3 9 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 9 (21.43%) Perl
4 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 7 (16.67%) SQL
6 5 (11.90%) Ruby
7 4 (9.52%) Korn
7 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
7 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
1 4 (9.52%) Master's Degree
2 3 (7.14%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) Postfix
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (95.24%) Ansible
2 30 (71.43%) Puppet
3 11 (26.19%) Terraform
4 8 (19.05%) Cobbler
5 4 (9.52%) Nagios
6 3 (7.14%) Kibana
6 3 (7.14%) logstash
6 3 (7.14%) Salt
7 1 (2.38%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (2.38%) Fail2ban
7 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.38%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) IBM
1 5 (11.90%) Informatica
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle
1 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
1 5 (11.90%) TIBCO
1 5 (11.90%) VMware
2 3 (7.14%) SaltStack
3 2 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe
4 1 (2.38%) Lets Encrypt
4 1 (2.38%) New Relic
4 1 (2.38%) Splunk