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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 57 85 95
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +10
Contract jobs citing Puppet 893 600 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.18% 2.65% 2.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.20% 30.23% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 626 487 416
Median daily rate £525 £500 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £412 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £685 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 -
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
2537 1985 2109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.88% 8.78% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1708 1405 1481
Median daily rate £500 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 44
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% -5.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.08%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +11 116 £550 +14.28% 39
Croydon +20 54 £515 +8.42% 1
Harrow +2 9 £505 +3.85%
Westminster - 7 £425 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 - - 1
Hammersmith +5 1 £525 +5.00%
Canary Wharf +3 1 £550 +35.80%
Romford - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 1452 (74.42%) DevOps
2 1271 (65.15%) Linux
3 950 (48.69%) Ansible
4 896 (45.93%) Amazon AWS
5 885 (45.36%) Jenkins
6 845 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
7 761 (39.01%) Continuous Integration
8 729 (37.37%) Docker
9 722 (37.01%) Opscode Chef
10 711 (36.44%) Python
11 693 (35.52%) Configuration Management
12 642 (32.91%) Git (software)
13 550 (28.19%) Ruby
14 510 (26.14%) VMware
15 480 (24.60%) Java
16 464 (23.78%) Bash Shell
17 361 (18.50%) Apache
18 359 (18.40%) Security Cleared
19 357 (18.30%) Kubernetes
20 356 (18.25%) Unix
21 343 (17.58%) Continuous Delivery
22 339 (17.38%) JIRA
23 337 (17.27%) Terraform
24 314 (16.09%) SC Cleared
25 310 (15.89%) CentOS
26 309 (15.84%) Finance
27 307 (15.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
28 304 (15.58%) Perl
28 304 (15.58%) Scrum
29 292 (14.97%) Red Hat

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
1 361 (18.50%) Apache
2 250 (12.81%) Confluence
3 183 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
4 171 (8.76%) Tomcat
5 149 (7.64%) OpenStack
6 96 (4.92%) nginx
7 64 (3.28%) IIS
8 47 (2.41%) WebSphere
9 43 (2.20%) Apache Spark
10 38 (1.95%) JBoss
11 31 (1.59%) WebLogic
12 22 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
13 16 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 16 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (0.46%) Apache Solr
14 9 (0.46%) Jetty
15 8 (0.41%) CMS
16 6 (0.31%) Alfresco
16 6 (0.31%) Apache Pig
17 5 (0.26%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 114 (5.84%) HipChat
2 11 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.15%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.10%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.10%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.051%) Magento
5 1 (0.051%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 896 (45.93%) Amazon AWS
2 181 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 141 (7.23%) GitHub
4 132 (6.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 96 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
6 72 (3.69%) PaaS
7 66 (3.38%) Amazon S3
7 66 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
7 66 (3.38%) IaaS
8 40 (2.05%) Route 53
9 32 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 27 (1.38%) Amazon ELB
11 26 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 17 (0.87%) SaaS
13 16 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
14 13 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
14 13 (0.67%) AWS CloudTrail
14 13 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
15 12 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
15 12 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 259 (13.28%) DNS
2 143 (7.33%) SSH
3 127 (6.51%) TCP/IP
4 120 (6.15%) OpenLDAP
5 119 (6.10%) OpenVPN
6 115 (5.89%) Firewall
7 111 (5.69%) VPN
8 88 (4.51%) HTTP
9 81 (4.15%) LDAP
9 81 (4.15%) SSL
10 58 (2.97%) SAN
11 35 (1.79%) Kerberos
11 35 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
12 30 (1.54%) IPsec
13 29 (1.49%) WAN
14 28 (1.44%) DHCP
14 28 (1.44%) Internet
14 28 (1.44%) SNMP
15 27 (1.38%) LAN
16 25 (1.28%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (14.76%) PostgreSQL
2 243 (12.46%) Hadoop
3 211 (10.81%) MySQL
4 159 (8.15%) MongoDB
5 132 (6.77%) Big Data
6 102 (5.23%) NoSQL
7 69 (3.54%) Oracle Database
8 62 (3.18%) Amazon RDS
9 50 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
10 45 (2.31%) Redis
11 44 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 44 (2.26%) Relational Database
12 31 (1.59%) SQL Server
13 22 (1.13%) Apache Hive
14 21 (1.08%) RDBMS
15 10 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 10 (0.51%) HBase
16 9 (0.46%) InfluxDB
17 6 (0.31%) DB2
18 5 (0.26%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 885 (45.36%) Jenkins
2 642 (32.91%) Git (software)
3 339 (17.38%) JIRA
4 247 (12.66%) Maven
5 203 (10.40%) Sonatype Nexus
6 176 (9.02%) Vagrant
7 151 (7.74%) Ant
8 145 (7.43%) SonarQube
9 138 (7.07%) JUnit
10 121 (6.20%) Liquibase
11 118 (6.05%) JIRA Agile
12 112 (5.74%) Subversion
13 111 (5.69%) Bitbucket
14 93 (4.77%) TeamCity
15 89 (4.56%) Hudson
16 86 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 46 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
17 46 (2.36%) Selenium
18 42 (2.15%) Gradle
19 38 (1.95%) GitLab
General
1 309 (15.84%) Finance
2 165 (8.46%) Banking
3 80 (4.10%) Retail
4 41 (2.10%) Financial Institution
4 41 (2.10%) Investment Banking
5 24 (1.23%) Front Office
6 23 (1.18%) Publishing
7 22 (1.13%) Marketing
8 20 (1.03%) Games
8 20 (1.03%) Telecoms
9 14 (0.72%) Law
10 12 (0.62%) Back Office
11 10 (0.51%) Advertising
12 6 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.26%) Electronics
13 5 (0.26%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.10%) Automotive
14 2 (0.10%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.051%) German Language
15 1 (0.051%) Legal
Job Titles
1 908 (46.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 257 (13.17%) AWS DevOps
3 235 (12.05%) AWS Engineer
4 230 (11.79%) Linux Engineer
5 183 (9.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 182 (9.33%) Consultant
7 177 (9.07%) Senior DevOps
8 166 (8.51%) Developer
9 160 (8.20%) Administrator
10 132 (6.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 130 (6.66%) DevOps Consultant
12 129 (6.61%) Systems Administrator
13 128 (6.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 109 (5.59%) Linux Administrator
15 89 (4.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 80 (4.10%) Architect
17 74 (3.79%) Cloud Engineer
18 73 (3.74%) Java Developer
18 73 (3.74%) Lead DevOps
19 59 (3.02%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (9.64%) ELK Stack
2 177 (9.07%) Web Services
3 126 (6.46%) MCollective
3 126 (6.46%) Software Packaging
4 90 (4.61%) Node.js
5 88 (4.51%) LAMP
6 82 (4.20%) .NET
7 76 (3.90%) HTML
8 70 (3.59%) AngularJS
9 69 (3.54%) RabbitMQ
10 65 (3.33%) REST
11 60 (3.08%) CSS
12 51 (2.61%) Spring
13 46 (2.36%) Middleware
13 46 (2.36%) RESTful
14 39 (2.00%) LAPP Stack
15 36 (1.85%) XML
16 34 (1.74%) HTML5
17 32 (1.64%) LEMP Stack
18 31 (1.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 90 (4.61%) Public Cloud
2 84 (4.31%) Data Centre
3 62 (3.18%) Clustering
4 59 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (2.20%) Private Cloud
6 32 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 29 (1.49%) Replication
8 26 (1.33%) Hedge funds
9 23 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 22 (1.13%) PKI
11 17 (0.87%) Algorithms
11 17 (0.87%) Mobile App
12 16 (0.82%) Fintech
13 15 (0.77%) Client/Server
13 15 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
14 14 (0.72%) Management Information System
14 14 (0.72%) Virtual Team
15 13 (0.67%) EMC VNX
15 13 (0.67%) Visualisation
16 12 (0.62%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1271 (65.15%) Linux
2 356 (18.25%) Unix
3 310 (15.89%) CentOS
4 307 (15.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 212 (10.87%) Windows
6 117 (6.00%) Ubuntu
7 108 (5.54%) Windows Server
8 33 (1.69%) CoreOS
9 32 (1.64%) Solaris
9 32 (1.64%) SUSE
10 26 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (1.18%) AIX
11 23 (1.18%) Debian
12 22 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (0.92%) VyOS
14 14 (0.72%) RancherOS
15 13 (0.67%) Oracle Linux
16 10 (0.51%) VMS
17 6 (0.31%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1452 (74.42%) DevOps
2 845 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
3 761 (39.01%) Continuous Integration
4 693 (35.52%) Configuration Management
5 343 (17.58%) Continuous Delivery
6 304 (15.58%) Scrum
7 258 (13.22%) Open Source
8 158 (8.10%) Load Balancing
9 146 (7.48%) Service Management
10 142 (7.28%) High Availability
11 119 (6.10%) Migration
12 114 (5.84%) Identity Management
12 114 (5.84%) TDD
13 105 (5.38%) E-Commerce
14 102 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 101 (5.18%) Workflow
16 99 (5.07%) Coaching
17 94 (4.82%) Mentoring
18 83 (4.25%) Case Management
19 77 (3.95%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 711 (36.44%) Python
2 550 (28.19%) Ruby
3 480 (24.60%) Java
4 464 (23.78%) Bash Shell
5 304 (15.58%) Perl
6 192 (9.84%) Shell Script
7 172 (8.82%) PowerShell
8 147 (7.53%) SQL
9 140 (7.18%) JavaScript
10 135 (6.92%) PHP
11 109 (5.59%) Scala
12 70 (3.59%) Go
13 49 (2.51%) C
13 49 (2.51%) C#
14 39 (2.00%) Clojure
15 36 (1.85%) C++
16 25 (1.28%) Groovy
17 20 (1.03%) Korn
18 18 (0.92%) R
19 12 (0.62%) Jython
Qualifications
1 359 (18.40%) Security Cleared
2 314 (16.09%) SC Cleared
3 66 (3.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 52 (2.67%) CTC Cleared
5 46 (2.36%) Degree
6 35 (1.79%) DV Cleared
7 34 (1.74%) RHCE
8 25 (1.28%) AWS Certification
9 22 (1.13%) RHCSA
10 21 (1.08%) RHCA
11 16 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
12 14 (0.72%) CCNA
13 13 (0.67%) CCNP
13 13 (0.67%) RHCT
14 9 (0.46%) BC Cleared
14 9 (0.46%) CCA
15 7 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (0.21%) ACCA
16 4 (0.21%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.33%) QA
2 38 (1.95%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.10%) SLA
6 1 (0.051%) FATCA
6 1 (0.051%) GCP
6 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.051%) SDET
System Software
1 729 (37.37%) Docker
2 221 (11.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 182 (9.33%) vCloud
4 123 (6.30%) Squid
5 117 (6.00%) Postfix
6 63 (3.23%) Active Directory
7 53 (2.72%) KVM
8 39 (2.00%) HDFS
9 38 (1.95%) GlusterFS
9 38 (1.95%) NFS
9 38 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
10 34 (1.74%) Hyper-V
11 32 (1.64%) vSphere
12 27 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
13 26 (1.33%) iptables
14 22 (1.13%) GFS2
14 22 (1.13%) OCFS2
14 22 (1.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 21 (1.08%) etcd
16 20 (1.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 950 (48.69%) Ansible
2 722 (37.01%) Opscode Chef
3 357 (18.30%) Kubernetes
4 337 (17.27%) Terraform
5 193 (9.89%) ZABBIX
6 188 (9.64%) logstash
7 163 (8.35%) Kibana
8 134 (6.87%) Nagios
9 133 (6.82%) Rancher
10 103 (5.28%) Salt
11 62 (3.18%) HAProxy
12 44 (2.26%) Packer
13 43 (2.20%) Consul
14 40 (2.05%) Red Hat Satellite
15 35 (1.79%) SELinux
16 32 (1.64%) Mesos
17 28 (1.44%) Graphite
18 25 (1.28%) CFEngine
18 25 (1.28%) Zenoss
19 23 (1.18%) Grafana
Vendors
1 510 (26.14%) VMware
2 292 (14.97%) Red Hat
3 261 (13.38%) Oracle
4 209 (10.71%) Atlassian
5 124 (6.36%) Sonatype
6 93 (4.77%) Splunk
7 75 (3.84%) Microsoft
8 53 (2.72%) HP
9 52 (2.67%) EMC
10 50 (2.56%) IBM
11 47 (2.41%) Cisco
12 46 (2.36%) Hortonworks
13 42 (2.15%) AppDynamics
13 42 (2.15%) SaltStack
14 31 (1.59%) NetApp
15 28 (1.44%) Veritas
16 25 (1.28%) Rackspace
17 23 (1.18%) Google
18 21 (1.08%) Sun
19 18 (0.92%) F5
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £525 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £515 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cititec Associates Limited
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent salary or rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FDM Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £550.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £66,500 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Sutton-London, SM2 5AS
Reed Business Information
Posted: 19 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £450
Posted: 24 days ago