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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 63 113 137
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +24
Contract jobs citing Puppet 103 88 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.99% 1.60% 1.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.55% 19.34% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 69 58
Median daily rate £475 £475 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £335 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
388 455 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.26% 8.26% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 344 333
Median daily rate £475 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £259 £280
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 8 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -18.00%

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 6 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 6 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.

1 126 (72.41%) Linux
2 111 (63.79%) DevOps
3 84 (48.28%) Opscode Chef
3 84 (48.28%) Python
4 82 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (40.23%) Java
6 65 (37.36%) Continuous Integration
7 55 (31.61%) Amazon AWS
8 54 (31.03%) Finance
9 51 (29.31%) Configuration Management
10 48 (27.59%) Ruby
11 46 (26.44%) Bash Shell
12 45 (25.86%) Unix
13 43 (24.71%) Jenkins
14 42 (24.14%) Perl
15 41 (23.56%) VMware
15 41 (23.56%) Git (software)
16 40 (22.99%) Ansible
17 38 (21.84%) Red Hat
18 35 (20.11%) Docker
18 35 (20.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 34 (19.54%) Continuous Delivery
20 29 (16.67%) Open Source
20 29 (16.67%) Banking
21 27 (15.52%) Windows
21 27 (15.52%) High Availability
22 26 (14.94%) Splunk
23 23 (13.22%) ITIL
24 21 (12.07%) Web Services
24 21 (12.07%) Oracle

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 18 (10.34%) OpenStack
2 13 (7.47%) Apache
3 11 (6.32%) Confluence
4 10 (5.75%) Tomcat
5 9 (5.17%) Node.js
6 8 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (3.45%) nginx
8 5 (2.87%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (2.87%) JBoss
8 5 (2.87%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.30%) Apache Spark
9 4 (2.30%) IIS
9 4 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.15%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.15%) CloudStack
10 2 (1.15%) Jetty
10 2 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (1.15%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.57%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (31.61%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (10.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.47%) IaaS
4 10 (5.75%) PaaS
5 9 (5.17%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (3.45%) GitHub
7 5 (2.87%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.57%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.57%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.57%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.57%) Route 53
10 1 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.62%) SAN
2 12 (6.90%) VPN
3 11 (6.32%) Firewall
4 10 (5.75%) DNS
4 10 (5.75%) HTTP
4 10 (5.75%) LDAP
4 10 (5.75%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.17%) DMZ
6 7 (4.02%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (3.45%) SSL
8 5 (2.87%) FTP
9 4 (2.30%) LAN
9 4 (2.30%) WAN
10 3 (1.72%) HTTPS
10 3 (1.72%) IPsec
10 3 (1.72%) Network Security
10 3 (1.72%) SMTP
11 2 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.15%) Internet
11 2 (1.15%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.34%) MySQL
2 17 (9.77%) SQL Server
3 10 (5.75%) MongoDB
3 10 (5.75%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.30%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.72%) Big Data
7 3 (1.72%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.15%) DB2
8 2 (1.15%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.15%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.15%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.57%) Datomic
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (24.71%) Jenkins
2 41 (23.56%) Git (software)
3 15 (8.62%) Hudson
3 15 (8.62%) JIRA
4 14 (8.05%) Maven
5 13 (7.47%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (5.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 8 (4.60%) Subversion
7 8 (4.60%) TeamCity
8 7 (4.02%) Artifactory
9 6 (3.45%) Ant
10 5 (2.87%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (2.87%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.30%) GitLab
11 4 (2.30%) Gradle
12 3 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.72%) Travis CI
13 2 (1.15%) SpecFlow
14 1 (0.57%) gulp
14 1 (0.57%) Liquibase
General
1 54 (31.03%) Finance
2 29 (16.67%) Banking
3 12 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.02%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.87%) Retail
6 4 (2.30%) Legal
6 4 (2.30%) Marketing
6 4 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.72%) Front Office
8 2 (1.15%) Advertising
8 2 (1.15%) Electronics
8 2 (1.15%) Games
8 2 (1.15%) Law
8 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.15%) Publishing
9 1 (0.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 72 (41.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (15.52%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (12.07%) Administrator
4 17 (9.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 17 (9.77%) Systems Administrator
5 16 (9.20%) Linux Administrator
6 14 (8.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 12 (6.90%) Java Engineer
8 11 (6.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 10 (5.75%) Consultant
9 10 (5.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 10 (5.75%) Operations Engineer
9 10 (5.75%) Unix Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) Developer
11 8 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (4.02%) AWS Engineer
12 7 (4.02%) Systems Engineer
13 6 (3.45%) Azure Consultant
13 6 (3.45%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 5 (2.87%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (12.07%) Web Services
2 15 (8.62%) .NET
3 11 (6.32%) ELK Stack
4 6 (3.45%) HTML
4 6 (3.45%) Middleware
4 6 (3.45%) REST
5 5 (2.87%) LAMP
5 5 (2.87%) SOAP
6 4 (2.30%) JRuby
6 4 (2.30%) Spring
7 3 (1.72%) CSS
7 3 (1.72%) JMS
7 3 (1.72%) JMX
7 3 (1.72%) JSP
8 2 (1.15%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.15%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.15%) HTML5
8 2 (1.15%) J2EE
8 2 (1.15%) JSON
8 2 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.05%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.32%) Clustering
3 8 (4.60%) Hedge funds
4 6 (3.45%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 4 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.30%) Replication
6 3 (1.72%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.15%) Fintech
8 1 (0.57%) Celerra
8 1 (0.57%) CESG
8 1 (0.57%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.57%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.57%) Equities
8 1 (0.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.57%) Online Games
8 1 (0.57%) User Experience
8 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 126 (72.41%) Linux
2 45 (25.86%) Unix
3 35 (20.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (15.52%) Windows
5 17 (9.77%) Ubuntu
6 16 (9.20%) Solaris
7 10 (5.75%) CentOS
7 10 (5.75%) Windows Server
8 6 (3.45%) AIX
8 6 (3.45%) Debian
9 5 (2.87%) SUSE
10 4 (2.30%) CoreOS
10 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.15%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (1.15%) VMS
11 2 (1.15%) VyOS
12 1 (0.57%) Fedora
12 1 (0.57%) SmartOS
12 1 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (63.79%) DevOps
2 82 (47.13%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (37.36%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (29.31%) Configuration Management
5 34 (19.54%) Continuous Delivery
6 29 (16.67%) Open Source
7 27 (15.52%) High Availability
8 23 (13.22%) ITIL
9 18 (10.34%) TDD
10 17 (9.77%) Scrum
11 16 (9.20%) E-Commerce
12 15 (8.62%) BDD
13 11 (6.32%) Migration
14 10 (5.75%) Release Management
14 10 (5.75%) Security Hardening
14 10 (5.75%) Web Operations
15 9 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
16 8 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (4.60%) Service Management
17 7 (4.02%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 84 (48.28%) Python
2 70 (40.23%) Java
3 48 (27.59%) Ruby
4 46 (26.44%) Bash Shell
5 42 (24.14%) Perl
6 15 (8.62%) C#
7 14 (8.05%) PowerShell
8 13 (7.47%) SQL
9 12 (6.90%) PHP
10 9 (5.17%) C
10 9 (5.17%) JavaScript
10 9 (5.17%) Shell Script
11 8 (4.60%) C++
11 8 (4.60%) Go
12 7 (4.02%) Scala
13 4 (2.30%) Korn
14 3 (1.72%) Clojure
14 3 (1.72%) Groovy
15 2 (1.15%) SystemTap
15 2 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.02%) RHCA
1 7 (4.02%) RHCE
2 6 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.57%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.57%) CCNA
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.15%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 35 (20.11%) Docker
2 20 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.77%) Active Directory
4 16 (9.20%) NFS
4 16 (9.20%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (5.75%) KVM
5 10 (5.75%) vSphere
6 6 (3.45%) GlusterFS
6 6 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (3.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 6 (3.45%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.30%) GFS2
7 4 (2.30%) OCFS2
7 4 (2.30%) Postfix
8 3 (1.72%) Ceph
8 3 (1.72%) RHEV
8 3 (1.72%) Samba
8 3 (1.72%) Squid
8 3 (1.72%) Xen
9 2 (1.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 84 (48.28%) Opscode Chef
2 40 (22.99%) Ansible
3 16 (9.20%) Nagios
4 11 (6.32%) logstash
5 9 (5.17%) Kubernetes
6 7 (4.02%) Ganglia
6 7 (4.02%) ITRS Geneos
6 7 (4.02%) Kibana
7 6 (3.45%) Mesos
7 6 (3.45%) Salt
8 5 (2.87%) Cobbler
9 4 (2.30%) CFEngine
9 4 (2.30%) Control-M
9 4 (2.30%) HAProxy
9 4 (2.30%) SELinux
9 4 (2.30%) Terraform
9 4 (2.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (1.72%) Cacti
10 3 (1.72%) Graphite
10 3 (1.72%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 41 (23.56%) VMware
2 38 (21.84%) Red Hat
3 26 (14.94%) Splunk
4 21 (12.07%) Oracle
5 18 (10.34%) Microsoft
6 13 (7.47%) IBM
7 11 (6.32%) HP
8 10 (5.75%) Veritas
9 9 (5.17%) Cisco
9 9 (5.17%) NetApp
10 8 (4.60%) Rackspace
11 7 (4.02%) Atlassian
12 6 (3.45%) TIBCO
13 5 (2.87%) DataSynapse
14 4 (2.30%) Citrix
14 4 (2.30%) Sun
15 3 (1.72%) Brocade
15 3 (1.72%) Dell
15 3 (1.72%) EMC
15 3 (1.72%) Perforce
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