The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 49 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -3
Contract jobs citing Puppet 23 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.78% 0.29% 0.075%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.67% 4.55% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 1
Median daily rate £424 £480 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.71% -12.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +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 Edinburgh region.

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
75 88 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 9.06% 6.41% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 23
Median daily rate £425 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £248 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Puppet across the Edinburgh region.

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 19 (57.58%) Java
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
3 16 (48.48%) DevOps
4 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (33.33%) Linux
6 10 (30.30%) Ansible
6 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
6 10 (30.30%) Scrum
6 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
7 9 (27.27%) Python
7 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 9 (27.27%) IaaS
7 9 (27.27%) PaaS
8 8 (24.24%) BDD
8 8 (24.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
8 8 (24.24%) TDD
8 8 (24.24%) Spring
9 7 (21.21%) Selenium
9 7 (21.21%) Perl
9 7 (21.21%) Cucumber
10 6 (18.18%) Gradle
10 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
10 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 6 (18.18%) Unix
10 6 (18.18%) Maven
10 6 (18.18%) Test Automation

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (15.15%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (12.12%) nginx
2 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (6.06%) CMS
4 2 (6.06%) Confluence
5 1 (3.03%) CICS
5 1 (3.03%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) IaaS
1 9 (27.27%) PaaS
2 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
4 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.06%) Route 53
5 2 (6.06%) SaaS
5 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.03%) CloudFront
6 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) Firewall
3 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) HTTP
4 2 (6.06%) Network Security
4 2 (6.06%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (6.06%) SSL
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) MySQL
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) DB2
4 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
2 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
3 7 (21.21%) Cucumber
3 7 (21.21%) Selenium
4 6 (18.18%) Gradle
4 6 (18.18%) Maven
5 4 (12.12%) gulp
6 3 (9.09%) CircleCI
6 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
6 3 (9.09%) Travis CI
7 2 (6.06%) Artifactory
7 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.06%) JIRA
8 1 (3.03%) git-flow
8 1 (3.03%) GoCD
8 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (12.12%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (6.06%) HTML Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Project Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) DevOps Specialist
5 1 (3.03%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 8 (24.24%) Spring
3 4 (12.12%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (12.12%) React
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) Java EE
4 3 (9.09%) RESTful
4 3 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (6.06%) .NET
5 2 (6.06%) CSS3
5 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.06%) HTML5
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) Sass
5 2 (6.06%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.03%) Browserify
6 1 (3.03%) ELK Stack
6 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) iPad
2 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) DataPower
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Fintech
3 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Unix
3 5 (15.15%) Windows
4 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.06%) CentOS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) AIX
6 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) DevOps
3 14 (42.42%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (30.30%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) BDD
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (24.24%) TDD
6 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 6 (18.18%) Open Source
6 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (12.12%) Server Building
9 3 (9.09%) Kanban
9 3 (9.09%) Migration
9 3 (9.09%) Release Management
10 2 (6.06%) Content Management
10 2 (6.06%) ITIL
10 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
10 2 (6.06%) Project Management
10 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) Bash Shell
2 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) Python
4 7 (21.21%) Perl
5 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
5 5 (15.15%) SQL
6 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
6 4 (12.12%) Ruby
7 3 (9.09%) Groovy
8 2 (6.06%) ES6
8 2 (6.06%) PHP
9 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (6.06%) zsh
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) Shibboleth
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (51.52%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (30.30%) Ansible
3 2 (6.06%) vRealize
4 1 (3.03%) Packer
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 3 (9.09%) Splunk
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) New Relic
4 1 (3.03%) RightScale
4 1 (3.03%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) WSO2