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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 45 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -7
Contract jobs citing Puppet 26 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.06% 0.42% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.89% 6.74% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 0
Median daily rate £421 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.54%
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
87 89 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.22% 6.29% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 39 20
Median daily rate £420 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.89% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.78% +24.44%

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 27 February 2017.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (48.72%) DevOps
4 18 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 15 (38.46%) Ansible
5 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (35.90%) Linux
7 12 (30.77%) Scrum
8 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
9 10 (25.64%) Python
9 10 (25.64%) Spring
9 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (25.64%) Bash Shell
9 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
10 9 (23.08%) IaaS
10 9 (23.08%) PaaS
10 9 (23.08%) Cucumber
10 9 (23.08%) BDD
10 9 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
10 9 (23.08%) TDD
10 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
11 8 (20.51%) Perl
11 8 (20.51%) Selenium
12 7 (17.95%) Maven
12 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
12 7 (17.95%) Windows
13 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
13 6 (15.38%) Unix

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 6 (15.38%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (10.26%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) nginx
3 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.13%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) Confluence
5 1 (2.56%) CICS
5 1 (2.56%) CMS
5 1 (2.56%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (23.08%) IaaS
2 9 (23.08%) PaaS
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (7.69%) Amazon S3
4 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.13%) GitHub
5 2 (5.13%) Route 53
5 2 (5.13%) SaaS
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.56%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) DHCP
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) HTTP
3 2 (5.13%) Network Security
3 2 (5.13%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) DB2
5 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 8 (20.51%) Selenium
4 7 (17.95%) Maven
5 6 (15.38%) Gradle
6 4 (10.26%) gulp
7 3 (7.69%) CircleCI
7 3 (7.69%) Travis CI
8 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (5.13%) JIRA
8 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.56%) Artifactory
9 1 (2.56%) git-flow
9 1 (2.56%) GitLab
9 1 (2.56%) GoCD
9 1 (2.56%) Mockito
9 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (15.38%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 3 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) HTML Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Integration Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Project Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.13%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) AngularJS
1 10 (25.64%) Spring
2 5 (12.82%) RESTful
3 4 (10.26%) Java EE
3 4 (10.26%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (10.26%) React
4 3 (7.69%) .NET
4 3 (7.69%) CSS
4 3 (7.69%) HTML
4 3 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (5.13%) CSS3
5 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.13%) HTML5
5 2 (5.13%) jQuery
5 2 (5.13%) Sass
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.56%) Browserify
6 1 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) iPad
2 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Fintech
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 6 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (15.38%) Unix
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.13%) CentOS
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Debian
6 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) DevOps
3 15 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (30.77%) Scrum
5 9 (23.08%) BDD
5 9 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (23.08%) TDD
6 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
7 6 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 6 (15.38%) Open Source
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Deployment
8 4 (10.26%) Release Management
8 4 (10.26%) Server Building
9 3 (7.69%) Kanban
9 3 (7.69%) Migration
10 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.13%) Project Management
10 2 (5.13%) SDLC
10 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
3 10 (25.64%) Bash Shell
3 10 (25.64%) Python
4 8 (20.51%) Perl
5 5 (12.82%) SQL
6 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
6 4 (10.26%) Ruby
6 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.69%) Groovy
8 2 (5.13%) ES6
8 2 (5.13%) PHP
9 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) Shibboleth
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) Xen
3 1 (2.56%) zsh
Systems Management
1 21 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (38.46%) Ansible
3 3 (7.69%) vRealize
4 1 (2.56%) Packer
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.26%) Splunk
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) New Relic
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) RightScale
5 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.56%) Twitter
5 1 (2.56%) WSO2