The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 50 128 158
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +30
Contract jobs citing Puppet 859 419 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.98% 1.79% 1.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.54% 22.42% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 322 240
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £361 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £404 £388
% change year-on-year
+11.45% +4.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
Puppet
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2417 1869 1888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.20% 7.98% 8.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1723 1269 1240
Median daily rate £500 £440 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £276 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +10.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 21
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.69 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.40% +14.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £14.50 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+65.95% +10.52%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in London

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in London

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in London

Puppet
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the London region.

Puppet Hourly Rate Trend in London

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +58 135 £500 - 42
Croydon +3 24 £393 -7.64%
Westminster - 14 £481 -
Harrow - 8 £448 -
Surbiton - 4 £475 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £475 - 1
Docklands, London - 2 £650 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £375 - 1
Hammersmith +5 1 £400 -
Hounslow -1 1 £535 +42.66%
Twickenham - 1 £388 -
Ealing - 1 £350 -
Osterley - 1 £518 -
Chiswick - 1 £565 -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 1172 (75.61%) DevOps
2 1113 (71.81%) Linux
3 710 (45.81%) Opscode Chef
4 673 (43.42%) Ansible
5 635 (40.97%) Amazon AWS
6 634 (40.90%) Jenkins
7 633 (40.84%) Agile Software Development
8 631 (40.71%) Python
9 605 (39.03%) Configuration Management
10 593 (38.26%) Continuous Integration
11 528 (34.06%) Docker
12 510 (32.90%) Git (software)
13 506 (32.65%) Java
13 506 (32.65%) Ruby
14 355 (22.90%) Unix
15 337 (21.74%) Bash Shell
16 330 (21.29%) Perl
17 312 (20.13%) VMware
18 293 (18.90%) Open Source
19 290 (18.71%) Red Hat
20 281 (18.13%) Finance
21 249 (16.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 241 (15.55%) Windows
23 233 (15.03%) Apache
24 214 (13.81%) Kubernetes
25 210 (13.55%) Nagios
26 205 (13.23%) MySQL
26 205 (13.23%) Continuous Delivery
27 204 (13.16%) SQL
28 199 (12.84%) Security Cleared

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 233 (15.03%) Apache
2 186 (12.00%) Tomcat
3 151 (9.74%) OpenStack
4 141 (9.10%) nginx
5 103 (6.65%) Confluence
6 78 (5.03%) IIS
7 51 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
8 48 (3.10%) JBoss
9 36 (2.32%) Apache Spark
10 33 (2.13%) WebSphere
11 32 (2.06%) Jetty
12 25 (1.61%) Cloud Foundry
13 12 (0.77%) WebLogic
14 10 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
14 10 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 9 (0.58%) Apache Pig
16 8 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
17 7 (0.45%) CMS
17 7 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
18 5 (0.32%) MQSeries
Applications
1 29 (1.87%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.58%) HipChat
3 2 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.065%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.065%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.065%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 635 (40.97%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (10.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 126 (8.13%) GitHub
4 84 (5.42%) AWS CloudFormation
5 78 (5.03%) PaaS
6 77 (4.97%) IaaS
7 57 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
8 28 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
9 25 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
10 20 (1.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 19 (1.23%) Amazon S3
12 18 (1.16%) SaaS
13 16 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 15 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
15 14 (0.90%) Route 53
16 12 (0.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 10 (0.65%) CloudFront
17 10 (0.65%) Google App Engine
18 9 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
19 8 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 131 (8.45%) DNS
2 128 (8.26%) TCP/IP
3 106 (6.84%) HTTP
4 69 (4.45%) Firewall
5 65 (4.19%) LDAP
5 65 (4.19%) SSL
6 63 (4.06%) SAN
7 50 (3.23%) Internet
8 45 (2.90%) VPN
9 32 (2.06%) Network Security
10 28 (1.81%) DHCP
11 25 (1.61%) IPsec
12 24 (1.55%) LAN
12 24 (1.55%) WAN
13 23 (1.48%) FTP
14 20 (1.29%) Intrusion Detection
15 15 (0.97%) DMZ
16 14 (0.90%) SNMP
17 13 (0.84%) BGP
17 13 (0.84%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (13.23%) MySQL
2 187 (12.06%) MongoDB
3 172 (11.10%) PostgreSQL
4 149 (9.61%) NoSQL
5 78 (5.03%) SQL Server
6 74 (4.77%) Big Data
7 65 (4.19%) Hadoop
8 64 (4.13%) Relational Database
9 52 (3.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 48 (3.10%) Redis
11 23 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
11 23 (1.48%) RDBMS
12 16 (1.03%) Oracle Database
13 13 (0.84%) Apache Hive
13 13 (0.84%) HBase
14 12 (0.77%) DB2
14 12 (0.77%) Neo4j
15 10 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
16 9 (0.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 8 (0.52%) Datomic
Development Applications
1 634 (40.90%) Jenkins
2 510 (32.90%) Git (software)
3 170 (10.97%) JIRA
4 139 (8.97%) Maven
5 116 (7.48%) TeamCity
6 113 (7.29%) Hudson
7 104 (6.71%) Subversion
8 95 (6.13%) Artifactory
9 79 (5.10%) Vagrant
10 73 (4.71%) GitLab
11 69 (4.45%) Sonatype Nexus
12 60 (3.87%) Octopus Deploy
13 53 (3.42%) Ant
14 35 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 33 (2.13%) Selenium
16 29 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (1.68%) Travis CI
18 24 (1.55%) SonarQube
19 23 (1.48%) Gradle
20 18 (1.16%) JUnit
General
1 281 (18.13%) Finance
2 135 (8.71%) Banking
3 44 (2.84%) Retail
4 33 (2.13%) Games
5 31 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 27 (1.74%) Publishing
7 23 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 21 (1.35%) Marketing
9 19 (1.23%) Telecoms
10 14 (0.90%) Electronics
10 14 (0.90%) Legal
11 13 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.71%) Back Office
13 7 (0.45%) Front Office
14 4 (0.26%) Advertising
15 3 (0.19%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.13%) Spanish Language
17 1 (0.065%) Law
17 1 (0.065%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 768 (49.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 241 (15.55%) Linux Engineer
3 205 (13.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 174 (11.23%) AWS DevOps
5 169 (10.90%) AWS Engineer
6 155 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
7 144 (9.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 112 (7.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 107 (6.90%) Consultant
10 104 (6.71%) Administrator
11 82 (5.29%) DevOps Consultant
12 81 (5.23%) Architect
13 76 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
14 72 (4.65%) Developer
15 65 (4.19%) Systems Engineer
16 61 (3.94%) Linux Administrator
17 60 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 48 (3.10%) Cloud Engineer
19 46 (2.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
20 42 (2.71%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (11.03%) Web Services
2 125 (8.06%) Node.js
3 107 (6.90%) .NET
4 93 (6.00%) LAMP
5 89 (5.74%) Sensu
6 75 (4.84%) HTML
7 74 (4.77%) ELK Stack
8 54 (3.48%) CSS
9 46 (2.97%) RabbitMQ
10 44 (2.84%) REST
11 38 (2.45%) XML
12 35 (2.26%) AngularJS
12 35 (2.26%) HTML5
12 35 (2.26%) SOAP
13 34 (2.19%) J2EE
14 33 (2.13%) Middleware
15 30 (1.94%) LAPP Stack
16 29 (1.87%) Kafka
17 27 (1.74%) CSS3
18 25 (1.61%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 75 (4.84%) Data Centre
2 62 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (3.48%) Private Cloud
3 54 (3.48%) Public Cloud
4 47 (3.03%) Clustering
5 36 (2.32%) Management Information System
6 24 (1.55%) Mobile App
7 23 (1.48%) Replication
8 22 (1.42%) User Experience
9 17 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 16 (1.03%) Hedge funds
11 13 (0.84%) Biometrics
11 13 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (0.84%) Performance Metrics
12 11 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (0.65%) Data Extraction
13 10 (0.65%) Fintech
13 10 (0.65%) Online Games
13 10 (0.65%) PlayStation
14 9 (0.58%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1113 (71.81%) Linux
2 355 (22.90%) Unix
3 249 (16.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 241 (15.55%) Windows
5 179 (11.55%) CentOS
6 124 (8.00%) Ubuntu
7 100 (6.45%) Windows Server
8 93 (6.00%) CoreOS
9 63 (4.06%) Solaris
10 39 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 26 (1.68%) Debian
12 25 (1.61%) AIX
13 17 (1.10%) VMS
14 16 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
15 15 (0.97%) SUSE
16 13 (0.84%) Windows 7
16 13 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (0.77%) Fedora
18 8 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
19 6 (0.39%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1172 (75.61%) DevOps
2 633 (40.84%) Agile Software Development
3 605 (39.03%) Configuration Management
4 593 (38.26%) Continuous Integration
5 293 (18.90%) Open Source
6 205 (13.23%) Continuous Delivery
7 147 (9.48%) Scrum
8 108 (6.97%) High Availability
9 107 (6.90%) Release Management
10 99 (6.39%) TDD
11 96 (6.19%) E-Commerce
12 92 (5.94%) Web Operations
13 89 (5.74%) ITIL
14 87 (5.61%) Security Hardening
15 76 (4.90%) Load Balancing
16 74 (4.77%) Migration
17 71 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
18 66 (4.26%) Mentoring
19 58 (3.74%) Service Delivery
20 57 (3.68%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 631 (40.71%) Python
2 506 (32.65%) Java
2 506 (32.65%) Ruby
3 337 (21.74%) Bash Shell
4 330 (21.29%) Perl
5 204 (13.16%) SQL
6 158 (10.19%) PowerShell
7 141 (9.10%) JavaScript
8 121 (7.81%) Go
9 120 (7.74%) PHP
10 71 (4.58%) Scala
11 69 (4.45%) Shell Script
12 55 (3.55%) C++
13 38 (2.45%) C#
13 38 (2.45%) Clojure
14 31 (2.00%) Korn
15 24 (1.55%) Groovy
16 21 (1.35%) C
17 19 (1.23%) Bourne shell
18 17 (1.10%) Jython
Qualifications
1 199 (12.84%) Security Cleared
2 168 (10.84%) SC Cleared
3 29 (1.87%) BPSS Clearance
4 27 (1.74%) Degree
5 21 (1.35%) RHCE
6 20 (1.29%) DV Cleared
7 17 (1.10%) BC Cleared
8 14 (0.90%) RHCA
9 13 (0.84%) AWS Certification
10 8 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.45%) CCNA
12 5 (0.32%) RHCSA
13 4 (0.26%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.19%) CCNP
14 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.13%) MCSE
15 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 2 (0.13%) RHCT
15 2 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.84%) QA
2 12 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 12 (0.77%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.45%) SLA
4 4 (0.26%) SDET
5 2 (0.13%) COBIT
5 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.13%) ISO20022
System Software
1 528 (34.06%) Docker
2 187 (12.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (5.68%) etcd
4 86 (5.55%) flannel
5 76 (4.90%) GlusterFS
6 71 (4.58%) Active Directory
7 69 (4.45%) Ceph
8 59 (3.81%) vSphere
9 54 (3.48%) KVM
9 54 (3.48%) VMware ESXi
10 48 (3.10%) NFS
11 45 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
12 40 (2.58%) VMware ESX
12 40 (2.58%) Xen
13 37 (2.39%) vCloud
14 27 (1.74%) Hyper-V
15 20 (1.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 16 (1.03%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 14 (0.90%) RHEV
18 13 (0.84%) iptables
Systems Management
1 710 (45.81%) Opscode Chef
2 673 (43.42%) Ansible
3 214 (13.81%) Kubernetes
4 210 (13.55%) Nagios
5 142 (9.16%) logstash
6 96 (6.19%) HAProxy
7 91 (5.87%) Graphite
8 87 (5.61%) Terraform
9 72 (4.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 72 (4.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 72 (4.65%) rkt
10 70 (4.52%) Salt
10 70 (4.52%) ZABBIX
11 58 (3.74%) Kibana
12 46 (2.97%) Mesos
13 32 (2.06%) Icinga
14 31 (2.00%) FreeIPA
15 30 (1.94%) SELinux
16 29 (1.87%) CFEngine
16 29 (1.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 312 (20.13%) VMware
2 290 (18.71%) Red Hat
3 135 (8.71%) Splunk
4 107 (6.90%) Oracle
5 106 (6.84%) Microsoft
6 88 (5.68%) Atlassian
7 59 (3.81%) Cisco
8 51 (3.29%) IBM
9 49 (3.16%) HP
9 49 (3.16%) Rackspace
10 31 (2.00%) NetApp
11 28 (1.81%) F5
11 28 (1.81%) SaltStack
12 26 (1.68%) EMC
13 25 (1.61%) Google
13 25 (1.61%) Veritas
14 19 (1.23%) Hortonworks
15 18 (1.16%) Akamai
15 18 (1.16%) Citrix
16 17 (1.10%) CenturyLink
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Xcede
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £525 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £450 per day Initial contract until December 2016
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Contract
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £480 to £530 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Code IT Recruitment
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago