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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 47 138 158
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +20
Contract jobs citing Puppet 980 407 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.43% 1.73% 1.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.66% 20.94% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 317 241
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 £388 £364 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
2535 1944 1992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.45% 8.26% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1765 1316 1276
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 24
Median hourly rate £44.88 £20.93 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.45% +10.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £12.28 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.63 £43.65 £33.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.76 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +8.48%

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 July 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 July 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 +51 149 £525 +5.00% 31
Croydon +5 37 £350 -21.12% 1
Harrow - 13 £448 -
Westminster - 13 £475 -
Surbiton - 4 £475 - 4
Docklands, London - 2 £650 -
Canary Wharf +4 1 £375 -
Hammersmith +1 1 - -
Barnet - 1 £400 -
Twickenham - 1 £388 -
Ealing - 1 £350 -
Osterley - 1 £518 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1312 (75.06%) DevOps
2 1249 (71.45%) Linux
3 795 (45.48%) Ansible
4 767 (43.88%) Amazon AWS
5 760 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
6 722 (41.30%) Jenkins
7 705 (40.33%) Agile Software Development
8 689 (39.42%) Configuration Management
9 677 (38.73%) Python
10 651 (37.24%) Continuous Integration
11 636 (36.38%) Docker
12 590 (33.75%) Git (software)
13 567 (32.44%) Ruby
14 499 (28.55%) Java
15 364 (20.82%) VMware
16 359 (20.54%) Unix
17 348 (19.91%) Bash Shell
18 344 (19.68%) Perl
19 324 (18.54%) Red Hat
20 323 (18.48%) Finance
21 314 (17.96%) Apache
22 305 (17.45%) Open Source
23 291 (16.65%) Kubernetes
24 277 (15.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
25 252 (14.42%) Windows
26 251 (14.36%) JIRA
27 249 (14.24%) Security Cleared
28 235 (13.44%) Continuous Delivery
29 230 (13.16%) CentOS
30 223 (12.76%) MySQL

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
1 314 (17.96%) Apache
2 195 (11.16%) Tomcat
3 168 (9.61%) OpenStack
4 164 (9.38%) Confluence
5 139 (7.95%) nginx
6 92 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
7 80 (4.58%) IIS
8 49 (2.80%) JBoss
9 39 (2.23%) Apache Spark
10 29 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
10 29 (1.66%) WebSphere
11 27 (1.54%) Jetty
12 16 (0.92%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
13 10 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 9 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
15 8 (0.46%) Apache Pig
16 7 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (0.40%) CMS
17 6 (0.34%) Drupal
Applications
1 45 (2.57%) HipChat
2 27 (1.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.057%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.057%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.057%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.057%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 767 (43.88%) Amazon AWS
2 182 (10.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (7.61%) GitHub
4 109 (6.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 85 (4.86%) PaaS
6 79 (4.52%) IaaS
7 62 (3.55%) Amazon EC2
8 36 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (1.49%) Amazon S3
10 24 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
11 21 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 20 (1.14%) SaaS
13 18 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 13 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
14 13 (0.74%) Route 53
15 12 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 12 (0.69%) CloudFront
16 11 (0.63%) Google App Engine
17 10 (0.57%) Office 365
18 9 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 190 (10.87%) DNS
2 145 (8.30%) TCP/IP
3 109 (6.24%) HTTP
4 86 (4.92%) SSL
5 71 (4.06%) Firewall
6 67 (3.83%) SAN
7 63 (3.60%) VPN
8 62 (3.55%) LDAP
9 58 (3.32%) SSH
10 50 (2.86%) Internet
10 50 (2.86%) OpenLDAP
11 48 (2.75%) OpenVPN
12 33 (1.89%) DHCP
12 33 (1.89%) Network Security
13 29 (1.66%) LAN
13 29 (1.66%) WAN
14 25 (1.43%) FTP
14 25 (1.43%) IPsec
15 16 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
15 16 (0.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (12.76%) MySQL
2 216 (12.36%) PostgreSQL
3 195 (11.16%) MongoDB
4 154 (8.81%) NoSQL
5 122 (6.98%) Hadoop
6 82 (4.69%) Big Data
7 71 (4.06%) SQL Server
8 55 (3.15%) Relational Database
9 53 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 46 (2.63%) Redis
11 25 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
12 22 (1.26%) RDBMS
13 17 (0.97%) Oracle Database
14 12 (0.69%) Apache Hive
14 12 (0.69%) Neo4j
15 11 (0.63%) HBase
16 10 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
17 8 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 8 (0.46%) Datomic
17 8 (0.46%) DB2
Development Applications
1 722 (41.30%) Jenkins
2 590 (33.75%) Git (software)
3 251 (14.36%) JIRA
4 171 (9.78%) Maven
5 119 (6.81%) Sonatype Nexus
6 116 (6.64%) Subversion
7 112 (6.41%) Hudson
8 111 (6.35%) TeamCity
9 99 (5.66%) Ant
10 96 (5.49%) Artifactory
10 96 (5.49%) Vagrant
11 73 (4.18%) SonarQube
12 72 (4.12%) GitLab
13 61 (3.49%) JUnit
14 55 (3.15%) Octopus Deploy
15 46 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
16 44 (2.52%) Bitbucket
16 44 (2.52%) Liquibase
17 39 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 31 (1.77%) Travis CI
General
1 323 (18.48%) Finance
2 142 (8.12%) Banking
3 63 (3.60%) Retail
4 37 (2.12%) Publishing
5 35 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 33 (1.89%) Financial Institution
7 31 (1.77%) Games
8 22 (1.26%) Marketing
9 18 (1.03%) Telecoms
10 15 (0.86%) Back Office
11 14 (0.80%) Electronics
11 14 (0.80%) Front Office
11 14 (0.80%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.69%) Legal
13 6 (0.34%) Advertising
14 4 (0.23%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.17%) Law
16 1 (0.057%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 853 (48.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 287 (16.42%) Linux Engineer
3 238 (13.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 207 (11.84%) AWS Engineer
5 205 (11.73%) AWS DevOps
6 178 (10.18%) Senior DevOps
7 168 (9.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 141 (8.07%) Consultant
9 133 (7.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 120 (6.86%) Administrator
11 101 (5.78%) DevOps Consultant
12 86 (4.92%) Developer
12 86 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
13 81 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
14 76 (4.35%) Architect
15 73 (4.18%) Linux Administrator
16 72 (4.12%) Cloud Engineer
17 70 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 57 (3.26%) Lead DevOps
19 53 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (10.70%) Web Services
2 125 (7.15%) Node.js
3 118 (6.75%) ELK Stack
4 102 (5.84%) LAMP
5 100 (5.72%) .NET
6 88 (5.03%) Sensu
7 87 (4.98%) HTML
8 65 (3.72%) CSS
9 56 (3.20%) MCollective
9 56 (3.20%) RabbitMQ
10 46 (2.63%) REST
11 45 (2.57%) Middleware
12 44 (2.52%) Software Packaging
13 42 (2.40%) XML
14 41 (2.35%) HTML5
15 38 (2.17%) AngularJS
16 34 (1.95%) J2EE
17 33 (1.89%) CSS3
18 30 (1.72%) LAPP Stack
18 30 (1.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 77 (4.41%) Data Centre
2 73 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (4.06%) Public Cloud
4 54 (3.09%) Clustering
5 53 (3.03%) Private Cloud
6 34 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 27 (1.54%) Mobile App
8 23 (1.32%) Hedge funds
9 22 (1.26%) User Experience
10 21 (1.20%) Replication
11 19 (1.09%) Computer Science
12 17 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
13 14 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
14 13 (0.74%) Biometrics
14 13 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (0.63%) EMC VNX
15 11 (0.63%) Visualisation
16 10 (0.57%) Data Extraction
17 9 (0.51%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1249 (71.45%) Linux
2 359 (20.54%) Unix
3 277 (15.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 252 (14.42%) Windows
5 230 (13.16%) CentOS
6 114 (6.52%) Ubuntu
6 114 (6.52%) Windows Server
7 94 (5.38%) CoreOS
8 70 (4.00%) Solaris
9 42 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (1.54%) Debian
11 22 (1.26%) AIX
12 19 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
12 19 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (1.03%) VMS
14 15 (0.86%) Fedora
14 15 (0.86%) SUSE
15 8 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
16 7 (0.40%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1312 (75.06%) DevOps
2 705 (40.33%) Agile Software Development
3 689 (39.42%) Configuration Management
4 651 (37.24%) Continuous Integration
5 305 (17.45%) Open Source
6 235 (13.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 179 (10.24%) Scrum
8 115 (6.58%) High Availability
9 108 (6.18%) E-Commerce
10 103 (5.89%) Load Balancing
11 102 (5.84%) TDD
12 101 (5.78%) Release Management
13 100 (5.72%) ITIL
14 96 (5.49%) Migration
15 89 (5.09%) Service Management
16 85 (4.86%) Web Operations
17 82 (4.69%) Security Hardening
18 73 (4.18%) Service Delivery
19 71 (4.06%) Mentoring
20 69 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 677 (38.73%) Python
2 567 (32.44%) Ruby
3 499 (28.55%) Java
4 348 (19.91%) Bash Shell
5 344 (19.68%) Perl
6 192 (10.98%) SQL
7 163 (9.32%) PowerShell
8 150 (8.58%) JavaScript
9 133 (7.61%) PHP
10 119 (6.81%) Go
11 113 (6.46%) Shell Script
12 90 (5.15%) Scala
13 50 (2.86%) C++
14 41 (2.35%) Clojure
15 40 (2.29%) C#
16 32 (1.83%) Korn
17 27 (1.54%) Groovy
18 21 (1.20%) C
18 21 (1.20%) Jython
19 20 (1.14%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 249 (14.24%) Security Cleared
2 214 (12.24%) SC Cleared
3 37 (2.12%) BPSS Clearance
4 34 (1.95%) Degree
5 32 (1.83%) RHCE
6 24 (1.37%) CTC Cleared
7 23 (1.32%) AWS Certification
7 23 (1.32%) RHCA
8 21 (1.20%) DV Cleared
9 17 (0.97%) BC Cleared
10 12 (0.69%) RHCSA
11 11 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (0.57%) CCNA
13 6 (0.34%) CCNP
13 6 (0.34%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.34%) RHCT
14 4 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.17%) ISEB
15 3 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.52%) QA
2 15 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (0.40%) SLA
5 4 (0.23%) SDET
6 2 (0.11%) COBIT
6 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.11%) ISO20022
System Software
1 636 (36.38%) Docker
2 187 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (4.92%) etcd
4 85 (4.86%) vCloud
5 84 (4.81%) flannel
6 82 (4.69%) Active Directory
7 78 (4.46%) GlusterFS
8 72 (4.12%) KVM
9 66 (3.78%) Ceph
10 64 (3.66%) vSphere
11 56 (3.20%) Squid
12 54 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
12 54 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
13 53 (3.03%) Postfix
14 48 (2.75%) NFS
15 41 (2.35%) Xen
16 40 (2.29%) Hyper-V
17 37 (2.12%) VMware ESX
18 25 (1.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 19 (1.09%) iptables
Systems Management
1 795 (45.48%) Ansible
2 760 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
3 291 (16.65%) Kubernetes
4 205 (11.73%) Nagios
5 197 (11.27%) Terraform
6 172 (9.84%) logstash
7 109 (6.24%) ZABBIX
8 97 (5.55%) HAProxy
9 91 (5.21%) Kibana
10 90 (5.15%) Graphite
11 72 (4.12%) Salt
12 70 (4.00%) rkt
13 69 (3.95%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 69 (3.95%) Network Intrusion Detection System
14 51 (2.92%) Rancher
15 43 (2.46%) Mesos
16 36 (2.06%) SELinux
17 33 (1.89%) FreeIPA
17 33 (1.89%) Icinga
18 31 (1.77%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 364 (20.82%) VMware
2 324 (18.54%) Red Hat
3 167 (9.55%) Oracle
4 140 (8.01%) Splunk
5 130 (7.44%) Atlassian
6 113 (6.46%) Microsoft
7 58 (3.32%) Cisco
8 56 (3.20%) Sonatype
9 52 (2.97%) HP
10 49 (2.80%) IBM
11 41 (2.35%) Rackspace
12 40 (2.29%) SaltStack
13 38 (2.17%) EMC
14 34 (1.95%) NetApp
15 30 (1.72%) Veritas
16 27 (1.54%) F5
17 25 (1.43%) Google
18 21 (1.20%) Citrix
19 20 (1.14%) Dell
20 19 (1.09%) Hortonworks
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day £475, rolling contract
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £565 per day Rates up to £565/day, 6 month contract
Posted: 2 days ago
London
iKas International
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £500.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Hays - Kingston University
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Energon People
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £380 - £400 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon People
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Energon People
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 5 days ago