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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
London / City of London
Rank 73 87 113
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +26
Contract jobs citing Puppet 88 69 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.97% 2.16% 1.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.88% 22.12% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 59 63
Median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.98% +8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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
285 312 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.62% 9.76% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 210 302
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £22.34 £30.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +66.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £30.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.13 £30.00 £18.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.78% +35.55%

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 February 2017.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 146 (69.19%) DevOps
2 132 (62.56%) Linux
3 110 (52.13%) Python
4 88 (41.71%) Ansible
5 83 (39.34%) Amazon AWS
5 83 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (36.97%) Java
7 76 (36.02%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (33.65%) Opscode Chef
9 62 (29.38%) Unix
10 58 (27.49%) Git (software)
10 58 (27.49%) Jenkins
11 57 (27.01%) Finance
12 53 (25.12%) Configuration Management
13 52 (24.64%) Bash Shell
14 51 (24.17%) Perl
15 50 (23.70%) Docker
16 43 (20.38%) Ruby
17 42 (19.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 38 (18.01%) Banking
19 37 (17.54%) Red Hat
20 36 (17.06%) VMware
21 35 (16.59%) High Availability
22 26 (12.32%) Continuous Deployment
22 26 (12.32%) AWS CloudFormation
23 25 (11.85%) TDD
23 25 (11.85%) Migration
24 23 (10.90%) Scala
24 23 (10.90%) JIRA
25 22 (10.43%) Windows

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 17 (8.06%) Apache
2 14 (6.64%) Apache Spark
2 14 (6.64%) Tomcat
3 12 (5.69%) Confluence
4 9 (4.27%) OpenStack
5 8 (3.79%) IIS
6 7 (3.32%) nginx
7 6 (2.84%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (2.37%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.90%) Apache Pig
10 3 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.42%) CMS
10 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.42%) Mule
10 3 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
11 2 (0.95%) JBoss
11 2 (0.95%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.47%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.47%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 83 (39.34%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (12.32%) AWS CloudFormation
3 15 (7.11%) GitHub
3 15 (7.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (4.74%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (3.79%) IaaS
6 6 (2.84%) PaaS
7 2 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.95%) Datadog
7 2 (0.95%) SaaS
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.47%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.47%) Route 53
8 1 (0.47%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.53%) Firewall
2 8 (3.79%) DNS
3 7 (3.32%) HTTP
4 6 (2.84%) Internet
4 6 (2.84%) SSH
4 6 (2.84%) VPN
5 5 (2.37%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.90%) Network Security
6 4 (1.90%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.42%) SSL
8 2 (0.95%) DMZ
8 2 (0.95%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.95%) LDAP
8 2 (0.95%) SAN
8 2 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.00%) Big Data
1 19 (9.00%) MySQL
2 16 (7.58%) Hadoop
2 16 (7.58%) MongoDB
3 14 (6.64%) NoSQL
4 11 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (4.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.37%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.90%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.90%) HBase
7 4 (1.90%) InfluxDB
7 4 (1.90%) Redis
7 4 (1.90%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.42%) Data Lake
8 3 (1.42%) Hazelcast
8 3 (1.42%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.42%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.95%) Impala
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.47%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 58 (27.49%) Git (software)
1 58 (27.49%) Jenkins
2 23 (10.90%) JIRA
3 14 (6.64%) Subversion
4 13 (6.16%) Vagrant
5 10 (4.74%) Maven
6 9 (4.27%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (3.32%) Cucumber
7 7 (3.32%) JUnit
7 7 (3.32%) TeamCity
8 6 (2.84%) Gradle
8 6 (2.84%) Hudson
9 5 (2.37%) Mercurial
10 4 (1.90%) Ant
10 4 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.90%) Selenium
11 3 (1.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.42%) Grunt
11 3 (1.42%) JSUnit
11 3 (1.42%) PHPUnit
General
1 57 (27.01%) Finance
2 38 (18.01%) Banking
3 17 (8.06%) Financial Institution
4 8 (3.79%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.90%) Front Office
5 4 (1.90%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.95%) Advertising
6 2 (0.95%) Electronics
6 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.95%) Marketing
6 2 (0.95%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 103 (48.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (14.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 27 (12.80%) AWS DevOps
4 26 (12.32%) Linux Engineer
5 25 (11.85%) Developer
6 24 (11.37%) AWS Engineer
7 20 (9.48%) Administrator
7 20 (9.48%) Java Engineer
8 17 (8.06%) Java Developer
8 17 (8.06%) Unix Engineer
9 14 (6.64%) Senior DevOps
9 14 (6.64%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (6.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 13 (6.16%) Senior Developer
11 11 (5.21%) Architect
11 11 (5.21%) Linux Administrator
11 11 (5.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 8 (3.79%) Consultant
12 8 (3.79%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 8 (3.79%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.48%) Web Services
2 18 (8.53%) Spring
3 13 (6.16%) REST
4 12 (5.69%) AngularJS
5 11 (5.21%) LAMP
6 10 (4.74%) HTML
6 10 (4.74%) Node.js
7 9 (4.27%) .NET
8 8 (3.79%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (3.32%) Middleware
9 7 (3.32%) Symfony
10 6 (2.84%) Akka
10 6 (2.84%) CSS
10 6 (2.84%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (2.84%) HTML5
10 6 (2.84%) Play Framework
10 6 (2.84%) spray
11 5 (2.37%) Dropwizard
11 5 (2.37%) jQuery
11 5 (2.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.11%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.21%) Clustering
3 8 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.32%) Hedge funds
4 7 (3.32%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.37%) Fintech
6 4 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.90%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.42%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.42%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.95%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.95%) Equities
8 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.95%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (0.95%) User Experience
8 2 (0.95%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.47%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.47%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 132 (62.56%) Linux
2 62 (29.38%) Unix
3 42 (19.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (10.43%) Windows
5 13 (6.16%) CentOS
6 9 (4.27%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.84%) SUSE
7 6 (2.84%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.90%) Debian
9 2 (0.95%) AIX
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.47%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.47%) Solaris
10 1 (0.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (69.19%) DevOps
2 83 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (36.02%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (25.12%) Configuration Management
5 35 (16.59%) High Availability
6 26 (12.32%) Continuous Deployment
7 25 (11.85%) Migration
7 25 (11.85%) TDD
8 21 (9.95%) Continuous Delivery
8 21 (9.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (9.95%) Open Source
9 20 (9.48%) Data Migration
10 18 (8.53%) Load Balancing
11 13 (6.16%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.69%) Mentoring
13 11 (5.21%) Scrum
14 10 (4.74%) BDD
15 9 (4.27%) Build Automation
15 9 (4.27%) ITIL
15 9 (4.27%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 110 (52.13%) Python
2 78 (36.97%) Java
3 52 (24.64%) Bash Shell
4 51 (24.17%) Perl
5 43 (20.38%) Ruby
6 23 (10.90%) Scala
7 18 (8.53%) PHP
8 16 (7.58%) JavaScript
8 16 (7.58%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.27%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.79%) SQL
11 7 (3.32%) Go
12 6 (2.84%) Clojure
12 6 (2.84%) Groovy
13 4 (1.90%) AWK
13 4 (1.90%) sed
14 3 (1.42%) C#
14 3 (1.42%) Jython
15 2 (0.95%) C++
16 1 (0.47%) F#
Qualifications
1 16 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.37%) Degree
3 5 (2.37%) RHCE
4 4 (1.90%) RHCA
5 3 (1.42%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.47%) CCA
6 1 (0.47%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.47%) MCP
6 1 (0.47%) MCSA
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.48%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.42%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (23.70%) Docker
2 21 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.74%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.79%) HDFS
5 7 (3.32%) GlusterFS
5 7 (3.32%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.84%) GFS2
6 6 (2.84%) OCFS2
6 6 (2.84%) Xen
7 3 (1.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.95%) iptables
8 2 (0.95%) KVM
8 2 (0.95%) vCloud
8 2 (0.95%) vSphere
9 1 (0.47%) Ceph
9 1 (0.47%) Gluster
9 1 (0.47%) GPFS
9 1 (0.47%) LXC
9 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 88 (41.71%) Ansible
2 71 (33.65%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (9.95%) Kubernetes
4 15 (7.11%) Terraform
5 11 (5.21%) Nagios
6 10 (4.74%) logstash
7 9 (4.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 8 (3.79%) Salt
9 7 (3.32%) SELinux
10 6 (2.84%) CFEngine
10 6 (2.84%) Cobbler
10 6 (2.84%) Docker Swarm
10 6 (2.84%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (2.37%) Grafana
11 5 (2.37%) Kibana
12 4 (1.90%) Control-M
12 4 (1.90%) HAProxy
12 4 (1.90%) ZABBIX
13 3 (1.42%) Galera Cluster
13 3 (1.42%) Rancher
Vendors
1 37 (17.54%) Red Hat
2 36 (17.06%) VMware
3 21 (9.95%) Atlassian
4 11 (5.21%) Oracle
4 11 (5.21%) Splunk
5 10 (4.74%) Cisco
6 8 (3.79%) HP
7 7 (3.32%) Dell
7 7 (3.32%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.84%) IBM
9 5 (2.37%) Veritas
10 4 (1.90%) F5
10 4 (1.90%) Hortonworks
11 3 (1.42%) Adobe
11 3 (1.42%) EMC
11 3 (1.42%) MuleSoft
11 3 (1.42%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.42%) Teradata
11 3 (1.42%) Vertica
11 3 (1.42%) WorldPay
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