The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 56 101 145
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +44
Contract jobs citing Puppet 117 94 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.54% 1.74% 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.71% 21.22% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 74 57
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
Puppet
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
369 443 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.16% 8.18% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 336 332
Median daily rate £475 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -19.26%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Puppet across the City of London region.

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Puppet
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the City of London region.

Puppet Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Puppet 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 City of London region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 133 (71.51%) Linux
2 120 (64.52%) DevOps
3 94 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (49.46%) Opscode Chef
5 87 (46.77%) Python
6 77 (41.40%) Continuous Integration
7 73 (39.25%) Java
8 67 (36.02%) Amazon AWS
9 59 (31.72%) Finance
10 57 (30.65%) Configuration Management
11 53 (28.49%) Ansible
12 52 (27.96%) Jenkins
13 50 (26.88%) Ruby
14 46 (24.73%) Unix
14 46 (24.73%) Bash Shell
15 44 (23.66%) Git (software)
16 42 (22.58%) Perl
17 40 (21.51%) VMware
18 39 (20.97%) Docker
19 38 (20.43%) Red Hat
20 35 (18.82%) Continuous Delivery
21 33 (17.74%) Open Source
21 33 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 31 (16.67%) Windows
23 30 (16.13%) Banking
24 28 (15.05%) High Availability
25 27 (14.52%) Splunk
26 23 (12.37%) ITIL
27 21 (11.29%) Web Services
27 21 (11.29%) Microsoft

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 14 (7.53%) OpenStack
2 13 (6.99%) Apache
3 12 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.38%) Confluence
5 9 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (4.84%) Node.js
6 7 (3.76%) nginx
7 6 (3.23%) IIS
8 5 (2.69%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (2.15%) JBoss
9 4 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.08%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.08%) Apache Spark
10 2 (1.08%) CloudStack
10 2 (1.08%) Jetty
10 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.54%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 67 (36.02%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.99%) IaaS
4 10 (5.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (5.38%) PaaS
5 9 (4.84%) GitHub
6 6 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.61%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.08%) CloudFront
9 2 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.08%) Route 53
10 1 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.54%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.06%) SAN
2 12 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.91%) DNS
3 11 (5.91%) Firewall
4 10 (5.38%) VPN
5 9 (4.84%) DMZ
5 9 (4.84%) HTTP
5 9 (4.84%) LDAP
6 6 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (2.69%) LAN
7 5 (2.69%) WAN
8 4 (2.15%) SSL
9 3 (1.61%) FTP
9 3 (1.61%) Internet
9 3 (1.61%) Network Security
10 2 (1.08%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.08%) SMTP
11 1 (0.54%) IPsec
11 1 (0.54%) VoIP
11 1 (0.54%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.22%) MySQL
2 17 (9.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.45%) MongoDB
3 12 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.15%) Big Data
7 3 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (1.61%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.61%) Redis
7 3 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.08%) DB2
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.08%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (27.96%) Jenkins
2 44 (23.66%) Git (software)
3 17 (9.14%) Maven
4 16 (8.60%) Hudson
5 14 (7.53%) JIRA
6 13 (6.99%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (6.45%) Artifactory
7 12 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (5.38%) TeamCity
9 6 (3.23%) Ant
9 6 (3.23%) GitLab
9 6 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (3.23%) Subversion
9 6 (3.23%) Vagrant
10 4 (2.15%) Gradle
11 3 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.08%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.08%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.54%) Gitweb
13 1 (0.54%) gulp
General
1 59 (31.72%) Finance
2 30 (16.13%) Banking
3 11 (5.91%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.69%) Retail
6 4 (2.15%) Legal
6 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.61%) Marketing
8 2 (1.08%) Advertising
8 2 (1.08%) Electronics
8 2 (1.08%) Front Office
8 2 (1.08%) Games
8 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.08%) Publishing
9 1 (0.54%) Back Office
9 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (42.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (12.90%) Administrator
2 24 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
3 20 (10.75%) Systems Administrator
4 17 (9.14%) Linux Administrator
5 15 (8.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 15 (8.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 13 (6.99%) Developer
7 12 (6.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 11 (5.91%) Java Engineer
8 11 (5.91%) Unix Engineer
9 10 (5.38%) Consultant
10 8 (4.30%) Operations Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) AWS Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.23%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.23%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.23%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.29%) Web Services
2 14 (7.53%) .NET
3 12 (6.45%) ELK Stack
4 9 (4.84%) HTML
5 7 (3.76%) JRuby
6 6 (3.23%) REST
7 5 (2.69%) HTML5
7 5 (2.69%) Middleware
7 5 (2.69%) SOAP
8 4 (2.15%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.15%) CSS
8 4 (2.15%) LAMP
8 4 (2.15%) MCollective
8 4 (2.15%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (2.15%) Sensu
9 3 (1.61%) CSS3
9 3 (1.61%) JMS
9 3 (1.61%) JMX
9 3 (1.61%) JSP
9 3 (1.61%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.38%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.84%) Clustering
3 8 (4.30%) Hedge funds
4 7 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.23%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.69%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.69%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.15%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.15%) Replication
8 2 (1.08%) CESG
8 2 (1.08%) Fintech
9 1 (0.54%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.54%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.54%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.54%) New Media
9 1 (0.54%) Online Games
9 1 (0.54%) PKI
9 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 133 (71.51%) Linux
2 46 (24.73%) Unix
3 33 (17.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (16.67%) Windows
5 15 (8.06%) Ubuntu
6 13 (6.99%) Solaris
7 12 (6.45%) Windows Server
8 10 (5.38%) CentOS
9 6 (3.23%) AIX
9 6 (3.23%) CoreOS
9 6 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (2.69%) Debian
11 4 (2.15%) SUSE
12 3 (1.61%) VyOS
13 2 (1.08%) Fedora
13 2 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (1.08%) VMS
14 1 (0.54%) SmartOS
14 1 (0.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (64.52%) DevOps
2 94 (50.54%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (41.40%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (30.65%) Configuration Management
5 35 (18.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 33 (17.74%) Open Source
7 28 (15.05%) High Availability
8 23 (12.37%) ITIL
9 20 (10.75%) Scrum
10 19 (10.22%) TDD
11 16 (8.60%) BDD
12 15 (8.06%) E-Commerce
13 12 (6.45%) Migration
13 12 (6.45%) Release Management
14 11 (5.91%) Security Hardening
14 11 (5.91%) Web Operations
15 8 (4.30%) Service Management
16 7 (3.76%) Automated Testing
16 7 (3.76%) Capacity Planning
16 7 (3.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 87 (46.77%) Python
2 73 (39.25%) Java
3 50 (26.88%) Ruby
4 46 (24.73%) Bash Shell
5 42 (22.58%) Perl
6 19 (10.22%) PowerShell
7 15 (8.06%) PHP
7 15 (8.06%) SQL
8 14 (7.53%) C#
9 11 (5.91%) JavaScript
10 8 (4.30%) Go
10 8 (4.30%) Scala
10 8 (4.30%) Shell Script
11 7 (3.76%) C
11 7 (3.76%) C++
12 5 (2.69%) Groovy
13 4 (2.15%) Clojure
14 3 (1.61%) Jython
14 3 (1.61%) SystemTap
15 2 (1.08%) Korn
Qualifications
1 11 (5.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.76%) RHCA
3 7 (3.76%) RHCE
4 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.15%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (20.97%) Docker
2 19 (10.22%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.60%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (6.99%) NFS
5 9 (4.84%) KVM
5 9 (4.84%) vSphere
6 8 (4.30%) GlusterFS
7 6 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (3.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 5 (2.69%) etcd
8 5 (2.69%) flannel
9 4 (2.15%) Ceph
9 4 (2.15%) GFS2
9 4 (2.15%) OCFS2
10 3 (1.61%) RHEV
10 3 (1.61%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.61%) Xen
11 2 (1.08%) Squid
11 2 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 92 (49.46%) Opscode Chef
2 53 (28.49%) Ansible
3 18 (9.68%) Nagios
4 14 (7.53%) logstash
5 13 (6.99%) Kubernetes
6 8 (4.30%) Kibana
7 7 (3.76%) Ganglia
7 7 (3.76%) ITRS Geneos
8 6 (3.23%) Mesos
8 6 (3.23%) Salt
9 5 (2.69%) Cobbler
9 5 (2.69%) Graphite
9 5 (2.69%) HAProxy
9 5 (2.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (2.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 4 (2.15%) CFEngine
10 4 (2.15%) Control-M
10 4 (2.15%) SELinux
10 4 (2.15%) Terraform
10 4 (2.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (21.51%) VMware
2 38 (20.43%) Red Hat
3 27 (14.52%) Splunk
4 21 (11.29%) Microsoft
5 19 (10.22%) Oracle
6 13 (6.99%) IBM
7 11 (5.91%) HP
8 9 (4.84%) Atlassian
8 9 (4.84%) NetApp
9 8 (4.30%) Cisco
9 8 (4.30%) Rackspace
10 7 (3.76%) Veritas
11 6 (3.23%) TIBCO
12 5 (2.69%) DataSynapse
13 4 (2.15%) 3PAR
13 4 (2.15%) Brocade
13 4 (2.15%) Citrix
13 4 (2.15%) Sun
13 4 (2.15%) Vyatta
14 3 (1.61%) ArcSight
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