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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 51 98 142
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +44
Contract jobs citing Puppet 133 117 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.98% 2.01% 1.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.92% 26.35% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 99 55
Median daily rate £500 £500 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £574
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
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
404 444 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.09% 7.61% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 338 361
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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.

1 164 (73.54%) Linux
2 144 (64.57%) DevOps
3 111 (49.78%) Opscode Chef
4 109 (48.88%) Python
4 109 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (44.39%) Continuous Integration
6 87 (39.01%) Java
7 78 (34.98%) Ansible
8 75 (33.63%) Amazon AWS
9 74 (33.18%) Jenkins
10 73 (32.74%) Finance
11 68 (30.49%) Ruby
12 63 (28.25%) Configuration Management
13 58 (26.01%) Unix
14 57 (25.56%) Git (software)
15 51 (22.87%) Bash Shell
16 49 (21.97%) Perl
17 45 (20.18%) Docker
18 44 (19.73%) Red Hat
18 44 (19.73%) VMware
19 41 (18.39%) Continuous Delivery
20 40 (17.94%) Open Source
21 38 (17.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 37 (16.59%) Banking
23 30 (13.45%) Windows
23 30 (13.45%) High Availability
24 26 (11.66%) Splunk
25 25 (11.21%) ITIL
25 25 (11.21%) TDD
25 25 (11.21%) Scrum

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 (7.62%) OpenStack
2 13 (5.83%) Apache
2 13 (5.83%) Confluence
3 12 (5.38%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.59%) nginx
5 6 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.69%) IIS
5 6 (2.69%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.24%) JBoss
7 4 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.35%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.90%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.45%) Jetty
10 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 75 (33.63%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (9.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.83%) IaaS
4 11 (4.93%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (4.93%) PaaS
5 10 (4.48%) GitHub
6 7 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (3.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.79%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (0.90%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.90%) Route 53
10 1 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.62%) SAN
2 15 (6.73%) TCP/IP
3 14 (6.28%) Firewall
4 12 (5.38%) DNS
4 12 (5.38%) HTTP
5 11 (4.93%) VPN
6 9 (4.04%) DMZ
7 8 (3.59%) LDAP
8 6 (2.69%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (2.69%) LAN
8 6 (2.69%) Network Security
8 6 (2.69%) SSL
8 6 (2.69%) WAN
9 4 (1.79%) Internet
10 3 (1.35%) FTP
11 2 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.90%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.90%) SMTP
12 1 (0.45%) Skype
12 1 (0.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.87%) MySQL
2 16 (7.17%) MongoDB
2 16 (7.17%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.48%) NoSQL
3 10 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.04%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (2.69%) Redis
6 5 (2.24%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.79%) Big Data
7 4 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.90%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.90%) DB2
10 1 (0.45%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 74 (33.18%) Jenkins
2 57 (25.56%) Git (software)
3 24 (10.76%) Hudson
4 20 (8.97%) Maven
5 17 (7.62%) JIRA
6 16 (7.17%) Artifactory
7 14 (6.28%) TeamCity
8 13 (5.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (5.83%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (3.59%) Ant
10 8 (3.59%) Subversion
11 7 (3.14%) Gradle
12 5 (2.24%) GitLab
13 4 (1.79%) Vagrant
14 3 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
15 2 (0.90%) Selenium
15 2 (0.90%) SpecFlow
15 2 (0.90%) Travis CI
16 1 (0.45%) CircleCI
General
1 73 (32.74%) Finance
2 37 (16.59%) Banking
3 10 (4.48%) Financial Institution
3 10 (4.48%) Investment Banking
4 5 (2.24%) Front Office
4 5 (2.24%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.79%) Legal
5 4 (1.79%) Marketing
5 4 (1.79%) Retail
6 3 (1.35%) Electronics
6 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.90%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 98 (43.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (14.80%) Linux Engineer
3 26 (11.66%) Administrator
4 22 (9.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 22 (9.87%) Systems Administrator
5 20 (8.97%) Senior DevOps
6 18 (8.07%) Linux Administrator
7 17 (7.62%) Developer
7 17 (7.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 16 (7.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 13 (5.83%) Java Engineer
9 13 (5.83%) Unix Engineer
10 12 (5.38%) Consultant
10 12 (5.38%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (4.48%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.04%) Linux Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.59%) Cloud Engineer
14 7 (3.14%) AWS Engineer
14 7 (3.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.42%) Web Services
2 16 (7.17%) Node.js
3 15 (6.73%) HTML
4 14 (6.28%) .NET
5 10 (4.48%) JRuby
6 9 (4.04%) CSS
6 9 (4.04%) ELK Stack
6 9 (4.04%) HTML5
7 8 (3.59%) CSS3
8 6 (2.69%) AngularJS
8 6 (2.69%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (2.24%) Grails
9 5 (2.24%) jQuery
9 5 (2.24%) LAMP
9 5 (2.24%) MCollective
9 5 (2.24%) Middleware
9 5 (2.24%) REST
9 5 (2.24%) Sensu
9 5 (2.24%) YUI
10 4 (1.79%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.83%) Clustering
2 12 (5.38%) Hedge funds
3 10 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.59%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.24%) Fintech
5 5 (2.24%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.24%) Replication
6 4 (1.79%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.90%) CESG
8 2 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.90%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.45%) New Media
9 1 (0.45%) PKI
9 1 (0.45%) User Experience
9 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 164 (73.54%) Linux
2 58 (26.01%) Unix
3 38 (17.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (13.45%) Windows
5 20 (8.97%) Ubuntu
6 16 (7.17%) Solaris
7 12 (5.38%) Windows Server
8 11 (4.93%) CentOS
9 9 (4.04%) CoreOS
10 7 (3.14%) AIX
11 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (2.24%) Debian
12 5 (2.24%) SUSE
12 5 (2.24%) VyOS
13 2 (0.90%) Fedora
13 2 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.45%) SmartOS
14 1 (0.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (64.57%) DevOps
2 109 (48.88%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (44.39%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (28.25%) Configuration Management
5 41 (18.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 40 (17.94%) Open Source
7 30 (13.45%) High Availability
8 25 (11.21%) ITIL
8 25 (11.21%) Scrum
8 25 (11.21%) TDD
9 19 (8.52%) Release Management
10 17 (7.62%) E-Commerce
11 16 (7.17%) BDD
12 15 (6.73%) Security Hardening
13 14 (6.28%) Web Operations
14 10 (4.48%) Migration
14 10 (4.48%) Service Management
15 9 (4.04%) Build Automation
16 8 (3.59%) Automated Testing
16 8 (3.59%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 109 (48.88%) Python
2 87 (39.01%) Java
3 68 (30.49%) Ruby
4 51 (22.87%) Bash Shell
5 49 (21.97%) Perl
6 22 (9.87%) SQL
7 18 (8.07%) PowerShell
8 16 (7.17%) PHP
9 15 (6.73%) JavaScript
10 13 (5.83%) Shell Script
11 12 (5.38%) C#
12 10 (4.48%) Go
12 10 (4.48%) Scala
13 7 (3.14%) C
13 7 (3.14%) C++
14 6 (2.69%) Clojure
15 5 (2.24%) Groovy
15 5 (2.24%) Jython
16 4 (1.79%) SystemTap
17 3 (1.35%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 20 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.07%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.14%) RHCA
3 7 (3.14%) RHCE
4 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.45%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.24%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (20.18%) Docker
2 19 (8.52%) Active Directory
3 16 (7.17%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (6.73%) NFS
4 15 (6.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (5.38%) GlusterFS
6 11 (4.93%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (3.59%) etcd
7 8 (3.59%) flannel
7 8 (3.59%) KVM
8 7 (3.14%) GFS2
8 7 (3.14%) OCFS2
8 7 (3.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (2.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 6 (2.69%) vSphere
10 5 (2.24%) Ceph
11 3 (1.35%) RHEV
11 3 (1.35%) Varnish
11 3 (1.35%) Xen
11 3 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 111 (49.78%) Opscode Chef
2 78 (34.98%) Ansible
3 20 (8.97%) Nagios
4 19 (8.52%) Kubernetes
5 14 (6.28%) logstash
6 7 (3.14%) CFEngine
6 7 (3.14%) Failover Clustering
6 7 (3.14%) SELinux
7 6 (2.69%) Graphite
7 6 (2.69%) HAProxy
7 6 (2.69%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (2.69%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (2.69%) rkt
7 6 (2.69%) Salt
7 6 (2.69%) Terraform
8 5 (2.24%) Cobbler
8 5 (2.24%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (2.24%) Kibana
8 5 (2.24%) Mesos
9 4 (1.79%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 44 (19.73%) Red Hat
1 44 (19.73%) VMware
2 26 (11.66%) Splunk
3 24 (10.76%) Oracle
4 20 (8.97%) Microsoft
5 18 (8.07%) Atlassian
6 13 (5.83%) IBM
7 12 (5.38%) HP
8 9 (4.04%) Cisco
8 9 (4.04%) NetApp
8 9 (4.04%) Rackspace
9 8 (3.59%) Veritas
10 6 (2.69%) 3PAR
10 6 (2.69%) Brocade
11 5 (2.24%) Sun
11 5 (2.24%) Vyatta
12 4 (1.79%) Citrix
12 4 (1.79%) Dell
12 4 (1.79%) EMC
12 4 (1.79%) Perforce
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