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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
London / City of London
Rank 66 78 122
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +44
Contract jobs citing Puppet 101 68 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.46% 2.22% 1.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.37% 23.53% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 54 54
Median daily rate £550 £506 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £399 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
322 289 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.02% 9.44% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 196 283
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 8
Median hourly rate £16.15 £27.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.18% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £24.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.40 £18.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+6.97% +2.38%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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.

1 170 (66.15%) DevOps
2 158 (61.48%) Linux
3 134 (52.14%) Python
4 103 (40.08%) Ansible
5 102 (39.69%) Amazon AWS
5 102 (39.69%) Java
6 101 (39.30%) Continuous Integration
7 96 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
8 94 (36.58%) Opscode Chef
9 84 (32.68%) Finance
10 72 (28.02%) Configuration Management
11 69 (26.85%) Git (software)
12 66 (25.68%) Unix
13 60 (23.35%) Jenkins
14 57 (22.18%) Docker
15 54 (21.01%) Bash Shell
15 54 (21.01%) Perl
16 51 (19.84%) Ruby
17 50 (19.46%) Banking
18 46 (17.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 45 (17.51%) Red Hat
20 43 (16.73%) VMware
20 43 (16.73%) High Availability
21 34 (13.23%) Scala
21 34 (13.23%) Continuous Deployment
22 32 (12.45%) AWS CloudFormation
23 30 (11.67%) Apache
24 29 (11.28%) Web Services
24 29 (11.28%) Migration
25 27 (10.51%) TDD

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 (11.67%) Apache
2 21 (8.17%) Tomcat
3 18 (7.00%) Apache Spark
4 13 (5.06%) Confluence
5 10 (3.89%) OpenStack
6 7 (2.72%) IIS
6 7 (2.72%) nginx
7 6 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (2.33%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (1.17%) CMS
8 3 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.17%) Mule
8 3 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.78%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.39%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.39%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.39%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 102 (39.69%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (12.45%) AWS CloudFormation
3 25 (9.73%) GitHub
4 14 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (3.11%) IaaS
7 7 (2.72%) PaaS
8 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.78%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.78%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.78%) Datadog
8 2 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.78%) SaaS
9 1 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.39%) Heroku
9 1 (0.39%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.39%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.39%) Firewall
2 8 (3.11%) DNS
2 8 (3.11%) SSH
3 7 (2.72%) HTTP
3 7 (2.72%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.33%) VPN
5 5 (1.95%) Internet
5 5 (1.95%) SSL
6 4 (1.56%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.17%) LDAP
7 3 (1.17%) Network Security
8 2 (0.78%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.78%) VoIP
9 1 (0.39%) Broadband
9 1 (0.39%) DHCP
9 1 (0.39%) DMZ
9 1 (0.39%) FTP
9 1 (0.39%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.39%) SMTP
9 1 (0.39%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.34%) MongoDB
2 20 (7.78%) MySQL
3 18 (7.00%) Hadoop
4 15 (5.84%) Big Data
5 14 (5.45%) NoSQL
6 13 (5.06%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.95%) HBase
9 4 (1.56%) Data Lake
9 4 (1.56%) InfluxDB
9 4 (1.56%) Redis
9 4 (1.56%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.17%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.17%) SQL Server
11 2 (0.78%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.78%) Hazelcast
11 2 (0.78%) Impala
12 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.39%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 69 (26.85%) Git (software)
2 60 (23.35%) Jenkins
3 27 (10.51%) JIRA
4 21 (8.17%) Vagrant
5 16 (6.23%) Maven
6 13 (5.06%) Subversion
7 10 (3.89%) Ant
7 10 (3.89%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (3.50%) Hudson
8 9 (3.50%) TeamCity
9 8 (3.11%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.72%) JUnit
11 6 (2.33%) Mercurial
11 6 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.95%) FishEye
12 5 (1.95%) Gradle
13 4 (1.56%) Bitbucket
13 4 (1.56%) JSUnit
13 4 (1.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 84 (32.68%) Finance
2 50 (19.46%) Banking
3 20 (7.78%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.11%) Front Office
6 5 (1.95%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.17%) Law
7 3 (1.17%) Retail
8 2 (0.78%) Advertising
8 2 (0.78%) Electronics
8 2 (0.78%) Games
8 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.78%) Marketing
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 119 (46.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (16.34%) Linux Engineer
3 35 (13.62%) Developer
4 34 (13.23%) AWS Engineer
4 34 (13.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 33 (12.84%) AWS DevOps
6 27 (10.51%) Administrator
7 23 (8.95%) Java Developer
8 22 (8.56%) Senior DevOps
9 21 (8.17%) Systems Administrator
10 20 (7.78%) Senior Developer
11 19 (7.39%) Java Engineer
11 19 (7.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 18 (7.00%) Linux Administrator
13 17 (6.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 17 (6.61%) Unix Engineer
14 14 (5.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 12 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
15 12 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
16 11 (4.28%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.28%) Web Services
2 19 (7.39%) Node.js
2 19 (7.39%) Spring
3 18 (7.00%) REST
4 16 (6.23%) HTML
5 15 (5.84%) AngularJS
6 13 (5.06%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (5.06%) Symfony
7 12 (4.67%) Akka
7 12 (4.67%) CSS
7 12 (4.67%) HTML5
7 12 (4.67%) Play Framework
7 12 (4.67%) spray
8 11 (4.28%) CSS3
9 10 (3.89%) .NET
10 9 (3.50%) Grails
10 9 (3.50%) jQuery
10 9 (3.50%) YUI
11 8 (3.11%) Middleware
12 7 (2.72%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.61%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.45%) Clustering
2 14 (5.45%) Hedge funds
3 10 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (3.11%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.33%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.95%) Fintech
7 4 (1.56%) Market Risk
7 4 (1.56%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.78%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.78%) Equities
8 2 (0.78%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.78%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (0.78%) User Experience
9 1 (0.39%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 158 (61.48%) Linux
2 66 (25.68%) Unix
3 46 (17.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (10.12%) Windows
5 15 (5.84%) CentOS
5 15 (5.84%) Ubuntu
6 8 (3.11%) Windows Server
7 7 (2.72%) SUSE
8 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.56%) Debian
9 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.17%) AIX
10 3 (1.17%) Solaris
11 2 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.39%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (66.15%) DevOps
2 101 (39.30%) Continuous Integration
3 96 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (28.02%) Configuration Management
5 43 (16.73%) High Availability
6 34 (13.23%) Continuous Deployment
7 29 (11.28%) Migration
8 27 (10.51%) TDD
9 25 (9.73%) Data Migration
9 25 (9.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (7.78%) Continuous Delivery
10 20 (7.78%) Open Source
11 18 (7.00%) Scrum
12 17 (6.61%) Load Balancing
13 12 (4.67%) Low Latency
13 12 (4.67%) Pair Programming
13 12 (4.67%) Patch Management
14 11 (4.28%) ITIL
15 10 (3.89%) Mentoring
15 10 (3.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 134 (52.14%) Python
2 102 (39.69%) Java
3 54 (21.01%) Bash Shell
3 54 (21.01%) Perl
4 51 (19.84%) Ruby
5 34 (13.23%) Scala
6 25 (9.73%) PHP
7 20 (7.78%) JavaScript
7 20 (7.78%) PowerShell
8 13 (5.06%) Clojure
9 11 (4.28%) Groovy
10 10 (3.89%) SQL
11 9 (3.50%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.11%) C++
12 8 (3.11%) Go
13 6 (2.33%) Jython
14 5 (1.95%) AWK
14 5 (1.95%) sed
15 3 (1.17%) C#
16 1 (0.39%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 26 (10.12%) Security Cleared
2 23 (8.95%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.56%) Degree
3 4 (1.56%) DV Cleared
3 4 (1.56%) RHCE
4 3 (1.17%) RHCA
5 1 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.39%) CCA
5 1 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.39%) MCP
5 1 (0.39%) MCSA
5 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.95%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 57 (22.18%) Docker
2 24 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.67%) Active Directory
4 10 (3.89%) GlusterFS
5 9 (3.50%) GFS2
5 9 (3.50%) OCFS2
6 8 (3.11%) Hyper-V
7 7 (2.72%) HDFS
8 6 (2.33%) Xen
9 5 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (1.56%) KVM
10 4 (1.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.78%) iptables
11 2 (0.78%) NFS
11 2 (0.78%) vCloud
11 2 (0.78%) vSphere
11 2 (0.78%) XenServer
12 1 (0.39%) Ceph
12 1 (0.39%) Gluster
12 1 (0.39%) Squid
Systems Management
1 103 (40.08%) Ansible
2 94 (36.58%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (10.51%) Kubernetes
4 17 (6.61%) Terraform
5 14 (5.45%) Nagios
5 14 (5.45%) Salt
6 12 (4.67%) logstash
7 10 (3.89%) SELinux
8 9 (3.50%) CFEngine
8 9 (3.50%) Failover Clustering
9 6 (2.33%) Kibana
9 6 (2.33%) Oracle ZFS
9 6 (2.33%) Red Hat Satellite
9 6 (2.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 5 (1.95%) Grafana
10 5 (1.95%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (1.56%) Control-M
11 4 (1.56%) HAProxy
11 4 (1.56%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.17%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 45 (17.51%) Red Hat
2 43 (16.73%) VMware
3 26 (10.12%) Atlassian
4 15 (5.84%) Cisco
5 14 (5.45%) HP
5 14 (5.45%) Oracle
5 14 (5.45%) Splunk
6 12 (4.67%) IBM
7 9 (3.50%) Microsoft
8 8 (3.11%) Dell
8 8 (3.11%) Fortinet
9 7 (2.72%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.33%) NetApp
10 6 (2.33%) Veritas
11 4 (1.56%) 3PAR
11 4 (1.56%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.17%) Hortonworks
12 3 (1.17%) MuleSoft
12 3 (1.17%) Vertica
12 3 (1.17%) WorldPay
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