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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 46 93 140
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +47
Contract jobs citing Puppet 172 118 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.95% 2.19% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 41.55% 23.51% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 106 53
Median daily rate £550 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £600 £550
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 £32.50 £45.47 -
% change year-on-year
-28.51% -
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
414 502 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.90% 9.34% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 391 386
Median daily rate £500 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £296 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 12
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.50 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.65% -21.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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.

1 216 (72.00%) Linux
2 187 (62.33%) DevOps
3 159 (53.00%) Python
4 150 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 131 (43.67%) Continuous Integration
5 131 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (39.33%) Ansible
7 116 (38.67%) Finance
8 107 (35.67%) Java
9 105 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
10 88 (29.33%) Ruby
11 86 (28.67%) Jenkins
12 83 (27.67%) Configuration Management
13 82 (27.33%) Unix
14 75 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 68 (22.67%) Docker
16 66 (22.00%) Bash Shell
17 64 (21.33%) VMware
18 61 (20.33%) Perl
19 56 (18.67%) Red Hat
20 51 (17.00%) Banking
20 51 (17.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 43 (14.33%) Open Source
22 38 (12.67%) High Availability
23 37 (12.33%) Windows
24 34 (11.33%) Continuous Delivery
25 33 (11.00%) Kubernetes
26 31 (10.33%) Scrum
26 31 (10.33%) Atlassian
27 30 (10.00%) 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 30 (10.00%) Apache
2 20 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 20 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 18 (6.00%) Confluence
4 8 (2.67%) IIS
5 7 (2.33%) Apache Spark
5 7 (2.33%) nginx
6 6 (2.00%) JBoss
7 5 (1.67%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.00%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.67%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.33%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.33%) Jetty
10 1 (0.33%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 105 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (6.00%) GitHub
5 9 (3.00%) IaaS
6 8 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (2.67%) PaaS
7 7 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (2.00%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.67%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.67%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.67%) Route 53
11 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.33%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.00%) DNS
1 15 (5.00%) Firewall
1 15 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.67%) HTTP
3 13 (4.33%) SAN
4 9 (3.00%) LDAP
4 9 (3.00%) VPN
5 6 (2.00%) DMZ
5 6 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (2.00%) LAN
5 6 (2.00%) SSL
5 6 (2.00%) WAN
6 5 (1.67%) Network Security
6 5 (1.67%) SSH
7 4 (1.33%) FTP
8 3 (1.00%) Internet
8 3 (1.00%) SMTP
8 3 (1.00%) VoIP
9 2 (0.67%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.67%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.00%) MongoDB
2 24 (8.00%) MySQL
3 14 (4.67%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.67%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.33%) Redis
9 5 (1.67%) Big Data
9 5 (1.67%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.33%) Data Lake
13 1 (0.33%) HBase
13 1 (0.33%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.33%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 86 (28.67%) Jenkins
2 75 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 25 (8.33%) Hudson
4 24 (8.00%) JIRA
5 23 (7.67%) Maven
6 17 (5.67%) Ant
6 17 (5.67%) TeamCity
7 15 (5.00%) Artifactory
8 14 (4.67%) Vagrant
9 13 (4.33%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (4.00%) Subversion
11 11 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (2.00%) FishEye
13 6 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.67%) GitLab
14 5 (1.67%) Gradle
15 4 (1.33%) Bitbucket
16 3 (1.00%) Selenium
16 3 (1.00%) SonarQube
General
1 116 (38.67%) Finance
2 51 (17.00%) Banking
3 21 (7.00%) Financial Institution
4 11 (3.67%) Front Office
5 9 (3.00%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.33%) Retail
8 5 (1.67%) Marketing
9 3 (1.00%) Electronics
9 3 (1.00%) Games
9 3 (1.00%) Legal
9 3 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.67%) Back Office
10 2 (0.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 135 (45.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 62 (20.67%) Linux Engineer
3 37 (12.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 33 (11.00%) Developer
5 31 (10.33%) Administrator
6 29 (9.67%) Senior DevOps
6 29 (9.67%) Systems Administrator
7 28 (9.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 22 (7.33%) Java Developer
9 21 (7.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 21 (7.00%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
10 20 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
11 19 (6.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 18 (6.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 17 (5.67%) AWS DevOps
13 17 (5.67%) Unix Engineer
14 16 (5.33%) Java Engineer
14 16 (5.33%) Senior Developer
15 13 (4.33%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.00%) Node.js
2 26 (8.67%) Web Services
3 19 (6.33%) HTML
4 17 (5.67%) HTML5
5 16 (5.33%) CSS
5 16 (5.33%) CSS3
6 13 (4.33%) JRuby
6 13 (4.33%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (4.00%) .NET
8 11 (3.67%) AngularJS
8 11 (3.67%) Grails
8 11 (3.67%) jQuery
8 11 (3.67%) YUI
9 9 (3.00%) Play Framework
9 9 (3.00%) REST
10 8 (2.67%) Akka
10 8 (2.67%) LAMP
10 8 (2.67%) spray
10 8 (2.67%) Spring
10 8 (2.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.00%) Hedge funds
2 22 (7.33%) Clustering
3 15 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (4.33%) Data Centre
4 13 (4.33%) Public Cloud
5 8 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (2.00%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.33%) Fintech
8 3 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.00%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.00%) Replication
9 2 (0.67%) CESG
9 2 (0.67%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.67%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.33%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.33%) Derivative
10 1 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 216 (72.00%) Linux
2 82 (27.33%) Unix
3 51 (17.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 37 (12.33%) Windows
5 24 (8.00%) Ubuntu
6 22 (7.33%) CentOS
7 16 (5.33%) Windows Server
8 15 (5.00%) Solaris
9 9 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (2.67%) CoreOS
11 5 (1.67%) Debian
11 5 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.33%) AIX
12 4 (1.33%) SUSE
12 4 (1.33%) VyOS
13 3 (1.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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
1 187 (62.33%) DevOps
2 131 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (43.67%) Continuous Integration
3 83 (27.67%) Configuration Management
4 43 (14.33%) Open Source
5 38 (12.67%) High Availability
6 34 (11.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 31 (10.33%) Scrum
8 28 (9.33%) TDD
9 23 (7.67%) ITIL
10 20 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 19 (6.33%) Continuous Deployment
11 19 (6.33%) Web Operations
12 18 (6.00%) Patch Management
13 17 (5.67%) Low Latency
13 17 (5.67%) Migration
14 16 (5.33%) Security Hardening
15 15 (5.00%) Release Management
16 14 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
16 14 (4.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 159 (53.00%) Python
2 107 (35.67%) Java
3 88 (29.33%) Ruby
4 66 (22.00%) Bash Shell
5 61 (20.33%) Perl
6 24 (8.00%) PowerShell
6 24 (8.00%) SQL
7 23 (7.67%) PHP
8 22 (7.33%) Scala
9 20 (6.67%) JavaScript
10 15 (5.00%) Shell Script
11 13 (4.33%) Clojure
12 12 (4.00%) C++
13 11 (3.67%) Groovy
14 9 (3.00%) Jython
15 8 (2.67%) C#
15 8 (2.67%) Go
16 5 (1.67%) SystemTap
17 4 (1.33%) C
18 3 (1.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 30 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (9.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.33%) RHCE
4 9 (3.00%) RHCA
5 2 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.33%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Degree
6 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) MCP
6 1 (0.33%) MCSA
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 68 (22.67%) Docker
2 25 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (7.67%) GlusterFS
4 21 (7.00%) Active Directory
5 19 (6.33%) GFS2
5 19 (6.33%) OCFS2
6 14 (4.67%) NFS
7 12 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (2.67%) etcd
9 8 (2.67%) flannel
9 8 (2.67%) KVM
10 6 (2.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (1.67%) vSphere
12 4 (1.33%) Ceph
12 4 (1.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (1.33%) XenServer
13 3 (1.00%) Postfix
13 3 (1.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 150 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 118 (39.33%) Ansible
3 33 (11.00%) Kubernetes
4 21 (7.00%) Nagios
5 16 (5.33%) Terraform
6 15 (5.00%) CFEngine
6 15 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
6 15 (5.00%) SELinux
7 12 (4.00%) logstash
8 11 (3.67%) Oracle ZFS
8 11 (3.67%) Salt
9 9 (3.00%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (2.00%) Cobbler
10 6 (2.00%) HAProxy
10 6 (2.00%) rkt
10 6 (2.00%) SCOM
11 5 (1.67%) BladeLogic
11 5 (1.67%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (1.67%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (1.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 64 (21.33%) VMware
2 56 (18.67%) Red Hat
3 31 (10.33%) Atlassian
4 22 (7.33%) Splunk
5 20 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 20 (6.67%) Oracle
6 18 (6.00%) HP
7 16 (5.33%) IBM
8 14 (4.67%) Cisco
9 12 (4.00%) NetApp
10 9 (3.00%) 3PAR
11 7 (2.33%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.33%) Fortinet
11 7 (2.33%) SaltStack
11 7 (2.33%) Veritas
12 6 (2.00%) Rackspace
12 6 (2.00%) Sun
13 5 (1.67%) Brocade
13 5 (1.67%) Dell
13 5 (1.67%) EMC
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day Negotiable rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £495.50 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £575 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago