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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 45 82 146
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +64
Contract jobs citing Puppet 168 113 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.89% 2.44% 1.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 43.52% 24.89% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 101 50
Median daily rate £550 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £388 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £51.72 -
% change year-on-year
-37.15% -
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
386 454 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.22% 9.81% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 359 387
Median daily rate £513 £439 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.87% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 14
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -19.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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.

1 211 (70.33%) Linux
2 183 (61.00%) DevOps
3 157 (52.33%) Python
4 142 (47.33%) Opscode Chef
5 126 (42.00%) Continuous Integration
5 126 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
6 121 (40.33%) Ansible
7 112 (37.33%) Finance
8 111 (37.00%) Java
9 105 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
10 96 (32.00%) Jenkins
11 86 (28.67%) Ruby
12 85 (28.33%) Configuration Management
13 81 (27.00%) Unix
14 75 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 65 (21.67%) Bash Shell
16 63 (21.00%) VMware
17 61 (20.33%) Perl
18 59 (19.67%) Docker
19 51 (17.00%) Banking
20 50 (16.67%) Red Hat
21 46 (15.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 42 (14.00%) Open Source
23 40 (13.33%) High Availability
24 34 (11.33%) Windows
24 34 (11.33%) Atlassian
24 34 (11.33%) Kubernetes
25 33 (11.00%) Security Cleared
26 31 (10.33%) SC Cleared
26 31 (10.33%) Apache

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 31 (10.33%) Apache
2 22 (7.33%) Tomcat
3 16 (5.33%) Confluence
3 16 (5.33%) OpenStack
4 11 (3.67%) Apache Spark
5 8 (2.67%) IIS
6 7 (2.33%) nginx
7 5 (1.67%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.33%) JBoss
9 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.00%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.67%) CMS
10 2 (0.67%) Mule
10 2 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.33%) Jetty
11 1 (0.33%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.67%) HipChat
1 2 (0.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 105 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (7.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 20 (6.67%) GitHub
4 14 (4.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (2.00%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.00%) IaaS
7 3 (1.00%) PaaS
7 3 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 2 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.67%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.67%) Route 53
9 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.33%) Heroku
9 1 (0.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.33%) Firewall
2 15 (5.00%) DNS
2 15 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (4.33%) HTTP
4 11 (3.67%) SAN
5 7 (2.33%) LDAP
5 7 (2.33%) SSH
6 6 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (2.00%) LAN
6 6 (2.00%) WAN
7 5 (1.67%) Internet
7 5 (1.67%) Network Security
7 5 (1.67%) SSL
8 4 (1.33%) VPN
9 3 (1.00%) FTP
9 3 (1.00%) SMTP
9 3 (1.00%) VoIP
10 2 (0.67%) DHCP
10 2 (0.67%) VLAN
10 2 (0.67%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.67%) MongoDB
2 25 (8.33%) MySQL
3 16 (5.33%) Hadoop
4 13 (4.33%) NoSQL
5 12 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (3.33%) Big Data
7 7 (2.33%) Redis
7 7 (2.33%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.33%) Data Lake
8 4 (1.33%) HBase
8 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.33%) SQL Server
9 3 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.33%) DB2
11 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 96 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 75 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 26 (8.67%) JIRA
4 25 (8.33%) Hudson
5 22 (7.33%) Maven
6 18 (6.00%) Ant
7 14 (4.67%) TeamCity
7 14 (4.67%) Vagrant
8 13 (4.33%) Sonatype Nexus
8 13 (4.33%) Subversion
9 9 (3.00%) Artifactory
10 7 (2.33%) JUnit
11 6 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (2.00%) FishEye
11 6 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (1.67%) Bitbucket
12 5 (1.67%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.33%) GitLab
13 4 (1.33%) Gradle
13 4 (1.33%) SonarQube
General
1 112 (37.33%) Finance
2 51 (17.00%) Banking
3 23 (7.67%) Financial Institution
4 14 (4.67%) Front Office
5 10 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.33%) Retail
8 3 (1.00%) Marketing
9 2 (0.67%) Games
9 2 (0.67%) Law
9 2 (0.67%) Legal
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 134 (44.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 61 (20.33%) Linux Engineer
3 38 (12.67%) Developer
3 38 (12.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 31 (10.33%) Senior DevOps
5 30 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 28 (9.33%) Administrator
6 28 (9.33%) Java Developer
7 26 (8.67%) Systems Administrator
8 24 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
9 23 (7.67%) AWS Engineer
10 22 (7.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 21 (7.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 20 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
12 20 (6.67%) Senior Developer
13 19 (6.33%) Linux Administrator
14 18 (6.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 16 (5.33%) Java Engineer
15 16 (5.33%) Unix Engineer
16 15 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.67%) Node.js
2 25 (8.33%) Web Services
3 22 (7.33%) HTML
4 19 (6.33%) HTML5
5 18 (6.00%) CSS
5 18 (6.00%) CSS3
6 15 (5.00%) AngularJS
6 15 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
7 14 (4.67%) JRuby
8 13 (4.33%) Grails
8 13 (4.33%) jQuery
8 13 (4.33%) YUI
9 12 (4.00%) Spring
10 10 (3.33%) Play Framework
10 10 (3.33%) REST
10 10 (3.33%) RESTful
11 9 (3.00%) Akka
11 9 (3.00%) spray
11 9 (3.00%) Symfony
12 8 (2.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.67%) Hedge funds
2 23 (7.67%) Clustering
3 15 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.00%) Public Cloud
5 11 (3.67%) Data Centre
5 11 (3.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.00%) Fintech
6 6 (2.00%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.33%) Market Risk
8 3 (1.00%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.67%) CESG
9 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.67%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.67%) Replication
9 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.33%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 211 (70.33%) Linux
2 81 (27.00%) Unix
3 46 (15.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (11.33%) Windows
5 25 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 24 (8.00%) CentOS
7 15 (5.00%) Windows Server
8 11 (3.67%) Solaris
9 10 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (2.33%) CoreOS
11 6 (2.00%) Debian
11 6 (2.00%) SUSE
11 6 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (1.67%) AIX
13 4 (1.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.33%) VyOS
14 2 (0.67%) Fedora
14 2 (0.67%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (61.00%) DevOps
2 126 (42.00%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (42.00%) Continuous Integration
3 85 (28.33%) Configuration Management
4 42 (14.00%) Open Source
5 40 (13.33%) High Availability
6 30 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 29 (9.67%) Scrum
7 29 (9.67%) TDD
8 22 (7.33%) Continuous Deployment
9 21 (7.00%) Service Delivery
10 20 (6.67%) Patch Management
10 20 (6.67%) Web Operations
11 19 (6.33%) Migration
12 17 (5.67%) ITIL
12 17 (5.67%) Low Latency
13 15 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (5.00%) Security Hardening
14 14 (4.67%) Release Management
15 13 (4.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 157 (52.33%) Python
2 111 (37.00%) Java
3 86 (28.67%) Ruby
4 65 (21.67%) Bash Shell
5 61 (20.33%) Perl
6 28 (9.33%) Scala
7 25 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 25 (8.33%) PHP
8 22 (7.33%) PowerShell
9 19 (6.33%) SQL
10 16 (5.33%) Clojure
11 14 (4.67%) Groovy
12 13 (4.33%) C++
12 13 (4.33%) Shell Script
13 10 (3.33%) Jython
14 8 (2.67%) Go
15 6 (2.00%) C#
16 4 (1.33%) SystemTap
17 3 (1.00%) Erlang
17 3 (1.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 33 (11.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (10.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.00%) RHCE
4 8 (2.67%) RHCA
5 2 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.33%) Degree
6 1 (0.33%) MCP
6 1 (0.33%) MCSA
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 59 (19.67%) Docker
2 26 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (8.00%) GlusterFS
4 21 (7.00%) GFS2
4 21 (7.00%) OCFS2
5 18 (6.00%) Active Directory
6 13 (4.33%) NFS
7 10 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.00%) etcd
8 6 (2.00%) flannel
8 6 (2.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (2.00%) KVM
9 4 (1.33%) HDFS
9 4 (1.33%) Postfix
9 4 (1.33%) Squid
9 4 (1.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (1.00%) Ceph
11 2 (0.67%) vSphere
11 2 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 142 (47.33%) Opscode Chef
2 121 (40.33%) Ansible
3 34 (11.33%) Kubernetes
4 20 (6.67%) Nagios
5 17 (5.67%) CFEngine
5 17 (5.67%) Failover Clustering
5 17 (5.67%) SELinux
5 17 (5.67%) Terraform
6 12 (4.00%) logstash
7 10 (3.33%) Oracle ZFS
8 9 (3.00%) Salt
9 8 (2.67%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (2.00%) ITRS Geneos
10 6 (2.00%) SCOM
11 5 (1.67%) HAProxy
11 5 (1.67%) rkt
12 4 (1.33%) BladeLogic
12 4 (1.33%) Cobbler
12 4 (1.33%) Kibana
12 4 (1.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 63 (21.00%) VMware
2 50 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 34 (11.33%) Atlassian
4 21 (7.00%) Oracle
5 16 (5.33%) Splunk
6 15 (5.00%) HP
7 13 (4.33%) Cisco
8 12 (4.00%) IBM
9 11 (3.67%) Microsoft
10 10 (3.33%) NetApp
11 8 (2.67%) 3PAR
11 8 (2.67%) SaltStack
12 7 (2.33%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.33%) Fortinet
13 6 (2.00%) EMC
14 5 (1.67%) Rackspace
15 4 (1.33%) Dell
15 4 (1.33%) F5
15 4 (1.33%) Sun
15 4 (1.33%) Vyatta
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