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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 50 101 133
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +32
Contract jobs citing Puppet 150 120 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.41% 2.03% 1.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.36% 25.21% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 106 55
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £375 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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
391 476 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.50% 8.04% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 361 388
Median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 6
Median hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -21.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.07 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+35.24% +9.46%

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 July 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 July 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.

1 181 (71.83%) Linux
2 157 (62.30%) DevOps
3 134 (53.17%) Python
4 130 (51.59%) Opscode Chef
5 113 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
7 93 (36.90%) Java
8 92 (36.51%) Finance
9 89 (35.32%) Ansible
10 86 (34.13%) Amazon AWS
11 77 (30.56%) Ruby
12 74 (29.37%) Jenkins
13 73 (28.97%) Configuration Management
14 72 (28.57%) Unix
15 64 (25.40%) Git (software)
16 54 (21.43%) Docker
17 51 (20.24%) Bash Shell
17 51 (20.24%) Perl
18 49 (19.44%) VMware
19 46 (18.25%) Red Hat
20 45 (17.86%) Open Source
21 43 (17.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 40 (15.87%) Banking
23 39 (15.48%) High Availability
24 35 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
25 33 (13.10%) Windows
26 27 (10.71%) TDD
27 26 (10.32%) Scrum
27 26 (10.32%) Splunk
28 25 (9.92%) Atlassian

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 20 (7.94%) Apache
1 20 (7.94%) OpenStack
2 18 (7.14%) Confluence
3 14 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.17%) IIS
5 7 (2.78%) nginx
6 6 (2.38%) JBoss
7 5 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.59%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.59%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.59%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.79%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.40%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.40%) Jetty
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.40%) HipChat
2 1 (0.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 86 (34.13%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (5.16%) IaaS
5 11 (4.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (4.37%) GitHub
6 10 (3.97%) PaaS
7 8 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (2.38%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.79%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.79%) Route 53
12 1 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.35%) SAN
2 15 (5.95%) DNS
2 15 (5.95%) TCP/IP
3 14 (5.56%) HTTP
4 13 (5.16%) Firewall
5 12 (4.76%) VPN
6 9 (3.57%) DMZ
6 9 (3.57%) LDAP
7 6 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (2.38%) LAN
7 6 (2.38%) WAN
8 5 (1.98%) Network Security
8 5 (1.98%) SSL
9 4 (1.59%) FTP
9 4 (1.59%) Internet
10 3 (1.19%) SSH
11 2 (0.79%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.79%) SMTP
11 2 (0.79%) VLAN
11 2 (0.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.73%) MongoDB
1 22 (8.73%) MySQL
2 16 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 13 (5.16%) NoSQL
4 10 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.57%) Relational Database
6 7 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.38%) Redis
8 5 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.98%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.59%) Big Data
10 3 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.40%) DB2
12 1 (0.40%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 74 (29.37%) Jenkins
2 64 (25.40%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.73%) Hudson
4 21 (8.33%) JIRA
4 21 (8.33%) Maven
5 17 (6.75%) TeamCity
6 16 (6.35%) Artifactory
7 15 (5.95%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (4.76%) Ant
8 12 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (3.97%) Sonatype Nexus
9 10 (3.97%) Subversion
10 7 (2.78%) Vagrant
11 6 (2.38%) Gradle
12 5 (1.98%) GitLab
12 5 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.19%) FishEye
13 3 (1.19%) Selenium
13 3 (1.19%) SonarQube
13 3 (1.19%) Travis CI
General
1 92 (36.51%) Finance
2 40 (15.87%) Banking
3 14 (5.56%) Financial Institution
4 10 (3.97%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.17%) Front Office
6 6 (2.38%) Retail
7 5 (1.98%) Marketing
7 5 (1.98%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.59%) Legal
9 3 (1.19%) Electronics
9 3 (1.19%) Games
9 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.79%) Back Office
11 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 112 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 29 (11.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 27 (10.71%) Administrator
5 23 (9.13%) Developer
5 23 (9.13%) Systems Administrator
6 21 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
7 19 (7.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 16 (6.35%) Linux Administrator
8 16 (6.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 15 (5.95%) Java Engineer
9 15 (5.95%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (5.95%) Unix Engineer
10 14 (5.56%) Java Developer
10 14 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 13 (5.16%) Consultant
12 12 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
12 12 (4.76%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 11 (4.37%) Senior Developer
14 10 (3.97%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.13%) Web Services
2 20 (7.94%) Node.js
3 17 (6.75%) HTML
4 14 (5.56%) .NET
5 12 (4.76%) CSS
5 12 (4.76%) HTML5
5 12 (4.76%) JRuby
6 11 (4.37%) CSS3
7 10 (3.97%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (3.57%) AngularJS
9 8 (3.17%) ELK Stack
9 8 (3.17%) Grails
9 8 (3.17%) jQuery
9 8 (3.17%) YUI
10 7 (2.78%) REST
11 6 (2.38%) LAMP
12 5 (1.98%) MCollective
12 5 (1.98%) Middleware
12 5 (1.98%) Sensu
13 4 (1.59%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.54%) Hedge funds
2 18 (7.14%) Clustering
3 14 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.57%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.98%) Replication
5 5 (1.98%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.59%) Fintech
6 4 (1.59%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.59%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.79%) CESG
8 2 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.79%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.40%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Equities
9 1 (0.40%) New Media
9 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 181 (71.83%) Linux
2 72 (28.57%) Unix
3 43 (17.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (13.10%) Windows
5 17 (6.75%) Solaris
6 16 (6.35%) CentOS
6 16 (6.35%) Ubuntu
7 15 (5.95%) Windows Server
8 9 (3.57%) CoreOS
9 7 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (2.38%) AIX
11 5 (1.98%) Debian
12 4 (1.59%) SUSE
12 4 (1.59%) VyOS
13 2 (0.79%) Fedora
13 2 (0.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.40%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (62.30%) DevOps
2 113 (44.84%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 73 (28.97%) Configuration Management
5 45 (17.86%) Open Source
6 39 (15.48%) High Availability
7 35 (13.89%) Continuous Delivery
8 27 (10.71%) TDD
9 26 (10.32%) Scrum
10 25 (9.92%) ITIL
11 17 (6.75%) Release Management
12 15 (5.95%) BDD
12 15 (5.95%) Migration
12 15 (5.95%) Service Delivery
13 14 (5.56%) E-Commerce
14 13 (5.16%) Security Hardening
14 13 (5.16%) Web Operations
15 12 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (4.76%) Patch Management
16 10 (3.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (53.17%) Python
2 93 (36.90%) Java
3 77 (30.56%) Ruby
4 51 (20.24%) Bash Shell
4 51 (20.24%) Perl
5 23 (9.13%) SQL
6 21 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 18 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 18 (7.14%) PHP
8 14 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 13 (5.16%) Scala
10 10 (3.97%) C#
10 10 (3.97%) Go
11 8 (3.17%) C++
11 8 (3.17%) Clojure
11 8 (3.17%) Groovy
11 8 (3.17%) Jython
12 7 (2.78%) C
13 5 (1.98%) SystemTap
14 3 (1.19%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 22 (8.73%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.94%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.97%) RHCE
4 9 (3.57%) RHCA
5 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) Degree
6 1 (0.40%) MCP
6 1 (0.40%) MCSA
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.38%) QA
2 4 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 54 (21.43%) Docker
2 22 (8.73%) Active Directory
3 19 (7.54%) GlusterFS
4 17 (6.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (5.56%) GFS2
6 14 (5.56%) NFS
6 14 (5.56%) OCFS2
7 10 (3.97%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (3.57%) etcd
8 9 (3.57%) flannel
8 9 (3.57%) KVM
9 7 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (2.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 6 (2.38%) vSphere
11 5 (1.98%) Ceph
12 4 (1.59%) Hyper-V
13 3 (1.19%) Postfix
13 3 (1.19%) RHEV
13 3 (1.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 130 (51.59%) Opscode Chef
2 89 (35.32%) Ansible
3 23 (9.13%) Kubernetes
4 20 (7.94%) Nagios
5 14 (5.56%) logstash
6 11 (4.37%) Terraform
7 10 (3.97%) CFEngine
7 10 (3.97%) Failover Clustering
7 10 (3.97%) SELinux
8 9 (3.57%) Salt
9 8 (3.17%) Oracle ZFS
10 7 (2.78%) rkt
11 6 (2.38%) Graphite
11 6 (2.38%) HAProxy
11 6 (2.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 6 (2.38%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 6 (2.38%) SCOM
12 5 (1.98%) BladeLogic
12 5 (1.98%) Cobbler
13 4 (1.59%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 49 (19.44%) VMware
2 46 (18.25%) Red Hat
3 26 (10.32%) Splunk
4 25 (9.92%) Atlassian
5 23 (9.13%) Microsoft
5 23 (9.13%) Oracle
6 13 (5.16%) HP
6 13 (5.16%) IBM
7 8 (3.17%) Cisco
7 8 (3.17%) NetApp
7 8 (3.17%) Rackspace
7 8 (3.17%) Veritas
8 6 (2.38%) SaltStack
8 6 (2.38%) Sun
9 5 (1.98%) 3PAR
9 5 (1.98%) Brocade
9 5 (1.98%) Dell
10 4 (1.59%) EMC
10 4 (1.59%) Perforce
10 4 (1.59%) Vyatta
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Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £470 Per Day Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
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Stratospherec
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
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Rate: £500 - £575 per day
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
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