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 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
England / London
Rank 57 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +7
Contract jobs citing Puppet 770 554 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.95% 2.68% 2.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.44% 29.93% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 439 360
Median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £440 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
2236 1851 1834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.47% 8.97% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1600 1288 1267
Median daily rate £514 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.15% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 31
Median hourly rate £47.00 £26.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.76% +48.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +25 100 £550 +8.64% 33
Croydon +18 33 £475 +11.76%
Westminster +1 8 £598 +22.56%
Harrow +3 7 £515 +8.42%
Hammersmith +4 4 £525 +5.00%
Canary Wharf 0 3 £650 +150.00%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 - - 4
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 1268 (73.46%) DevOps
2 1086 (62.92%) Linux
3 837 (48.49%) Ansible
4 805 (46.64%) Jenkins
5 774 (44.84%) Amazon AWS
6 763 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
7 657 (38.06%) Python
8 651 (37.72%) Continuous Integration
9 615 (35.63%) Opscode Chef
10 613 (35.52%) Configuration Management
11 602 (34.88%) Docker
12 546 (31.63%) Git (software)
13 484 (28.04%) Java
14 445 (25.78%) Bash Shell
15 441 (25.55%) Ruby
16 435 (25.20%) VMware
17 344 (19.93%) Unix
18 304 (17.61%) Security Cleared
18 304 (17.61%) Continuous Delivery
19 286 (16.57%) Finance
20 282 (16.34%) Apache
21 273 (15.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 272 (15.76%) Scrum
23 270 (15.64%) Terraform
24 267 (15.47%) Perl
25 265 (15.35%) SC Cleared
26 263 (15.24%) Kubernetes
27 261 (15.12%) Red Hat
28 255 (14.77%) JIRA
29 246 (14.25%) PostgreSQL

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
1 282 (16.34%) Apache
2 184 (10.66%) Confluence
3 159 (9.21%) Elasticsearch
4 154 (8.92%) Tomcat
5 115 (6.66%) OpenStack
6 114 (6.60%) nginx
7 65 (3.77%) IIS
8 60 (3.48%) Apache Spark
9 51 (2.95%) WebSphere
10 32 (1.85%) WebLogic
11 27 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
12 24 (1.39%) JBoss
13 18 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (0.70%) Jetty
15 11 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 9 (0.52%) Apache Solr
17 8 (0.46%) Apache Pig
18 7 (0.41%) CMS
18 7 (0.41%) Jupyter
19 6 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 80 (4.63%) HipChat
2 9 (0.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.058%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
1 9 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.17%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.17%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.058%) Magento
5 1 (0.058%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.058%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 774 (44.84%) Amazon AWS
2 148 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 128 (7.42%) GitHub
4 107 (6.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 104 (6.03%) Amazon EC2
6 73 (4.23%) Amazon S3
6 73 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
7 61 (3.53%) PaaS
8 45 (2.61%) IaaS
8 45 (2.61%) Route 53
9 34 (1.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 29 (1.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 27 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
12 17 (0.98%) AWS CloudTrail
13 15 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 13 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
15 12 (0.70%) Azure Active Directory
15 12 (0.70%) Datadog
15 12 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
16 11 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 223 (12.92%) DNS
2 135 (7.82%) TCP/IP
3 124 (7.18%) Firewall
4 112 (6.49%) HTTP
5 102 (5.91%) SSH
6 99 (5.74%) VPN
7 85 (4.92%) OpenVPN
8 84 (4.87%) LDAP
9 82 (4.75%) OpenLDAP
9 82 (4.75%) SSL
10 48 (2.78%) SAN
11 33 (1.91%) Kerberos
11 33 (1.91%) Reverse Proxy
12 32 (1.85%) IPsec
13 30 (1.74%) Internet
14 27 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
15 25 (1.45%) DHCP
15 25 (1.45%) SNMP
16 23 (1.33%) WAN
17 22 (1.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (14.25%) PostgreSQL
2 223 (12.92%) Hadoop
3 180 (10.43%) MySQL
4 151 (8.75%) MongoDB
5 150 (8.69%) Big Data
6 95 (5.50%) NoSQL
7 81 (4.69%) Oracle Database
8 67 (3.88%) Amazon RDS
8 67 (3.88%) Relational Database
9 57 (3.30%) Redis
10 47 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
11 43 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
12 40 (2.32%) SQL Server
13 32 (1.85%) Apache Hive
14 24 (1.39%) RDBMS
15 18 (1.04%) HBase
16 12 (0.70%) DB2
17 11 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 10 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
19 9 (0.52%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 805 (46.64%) Jenkins
2 546 (31.63%) Git (software)
3 255 (14.77%) JIRA
4 214 (12.40%) Maven
5 175 (10.14%) Vagrant
6 173 (10.02%) Sonatype Nexus
7 111 (6.43%) Subversion
8 105 (6.08%) Ant
9 99 (5.74%) SonarQube
10 98 (5.68%) JUnit
11 91 (5.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 89 (5.16%) Liquibase
13 88 (5.10%) TeamCity
14 86 (4.98%) Bitbucket
15 83 (4.81%) JIRA Agile
16 63 (3.65%) Hudson
17 58 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
18 46 (2.67%) Gradle
18 46 (2.67%) Selenium
19 40 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 286 (16.57%) Finance
2 160 (9.27%) Banking
3 64 (3.71%) Retail
4 38 (2.20%) Financial Institution
5 33 (1.91%) Investment Banking
6 25 (1.45%) Marketing
7 23 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.04%) Front Office
9 17 (0.98%) Games
10 14 (0.81%) Law
11 10 (0.58%) Manufacturing
12 9 (0.52%) Electronics
13 8 (0.46%) Publishing
14 7 (0.41%) Advertising
15 6 (0.35%) Back Office
16 2 (0.12%) Automotive
16 2 (0.12%) Online Betting
16 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.058%) German Language
17 1 (0.058%) Legal
Job Titles
1 791 (45.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 216 (12.51%) AWS DevOps
3 198 (11.47%) AWS Engineer
4 191 (11.07%) Linux Engineer
5 160 (9.27%) Developer
6 145 (8.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 142 (8.23%) Administrator
8 137 (7.94%) Senior DevOps
9 132 (7.65%) Consultant
10 116 (6.72%) Systems Administrator
11 105 (6.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 102 (5.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 91 (5.27%) Linux Administrator
14 88 (5.10%) DevOps Consultant
15 80 (4.63%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 75 (4.35%) Architect
17 67 (3.88%) Java Developer
18 53 (3.07%) Lead DevOps
19 52 (3.01%) Big Data Engineer
19 52 (3.01%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (9.50%) ELK Stack
2 146 (8.46%) Web Services
3 91 (5.27%) Node.js
3 91 (5.27%) Software Packaging
4 89 (5.16%) MCollective
5 78 (4.52%) .NET
6 71 (4.11%) REST
7 68 (3.94%) LAMP
8 62 (3.59%) AngularJS
9 60 (3.48%) RabbitMQ
10 58 (3.36%) Spring
11 50 (2.90%) HTML
12 44 (2.55%) RESTful
13 40 (2.32%) CSS
14 38 (2.20%) Middleware
15 35 (2.03%) SOAP
15 35 (2.03%) XML
16 32 (1.85%) Kafka
17 31 (1.80%) LAPP Stack
18 30 (1.74%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 78 (4.52%) Data Centre
2 64 (3.71%) Public Cloud
3 54 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (2.61%) Clustering
5 35 (2.03%) Private Cloud
6 32 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 27 (1.56%) Algorithms
8 26 (1.51%) PKI
9 24 (1.39%) Replication
10 21 (1.22%) User Experience
11 16 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 16 (0.93%) Hedge funds
12 15 (0.87%) Fintech
12 15 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
12 15 (0.87%) Virtual Team
13 13 (0.75%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.75%) Credit Risk
14 12 (0.70%) Management Information System
15 11 (0.64%) Visualisation
16 8 (0.46%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1086 (62.92%) Linux
2 344 (19.93%) Unix
3 273 (15.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 238 (13.79%) CentOS
5 176 (10.20%) Windows
6 100 (5.79%) Ubuntu
7 87 (5.04%) Windows Server
8 40 (2.32%) SUSE
9 28 (1.62%) AIX
10 25 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (1.33%) Solaris
12 18 (1.04%) Debian
12 18 (1.04%) Oracle Linux
13 17 (0.98%) VyOS
13 17 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (0.75%) RancherOS
15 9 (0.52%) CoreOS
15 9 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.29%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1268 (73.46%) DevOps
2 763 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
3 651 (37.72%) Continuous Integration
4 613 (35.52%) Configuration Management
5 304 (17.61%) Continuous Delivery
6 272 (15.76%) Scrum
7 237 (13.73%) Open Source
8 122 (7.07%) TDD
9 120 (6.95%) High Availability
9 120 (6.95%) Load Balancing
10 117 (6.78%) Migration
11 109 (6.32%) Service Management
12 97 (5.62%) E-Commerce
13 82 (4.75%) Identity Management
14 78 (4.52%) Mentoring
14 78 (4.52%) Microservices
14 78 (4.52%) Stakeholder Management
15 77 (4.46%) Continuous Deployment
16 76 (4.40%) Workflow
17 70 (4.06%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 657 (38.06%) Python
2 484 (28.04%) Java
3 445 (25.78%) Bash Shell
4 441 (25.55%) Ruby
5 267 (15.47%) Perl
6 166 (9.62%) Shell Script
7 150 (8.69%) PowerShell
8 136 (7.88%) SQL
9 115 (6.66%) JavaScript
10 107 (6.20%) PHP
10 107 (6.20%) Scala
11 60 (3.48%) Go
12 48 (2.78%) C
13 36 (2.09%) C#
14 34 (1.97%) Clojure
15 31 (1.80%) C++
16 27 (1.56%) Korn
17 23 (1.33%) Groovy
18 16 (0.93%) R
19 11 (0.64%) sed
Qualifications
1 304 (17.61%) Security Cleared
2 265 (15.35%) SC Cleared
3 60 (3.48%) BPSS Clearance
4 44 (2.55%) Degree
5 38 (2.20%) DV Cleared
6 34 (1.97%) CTC Cleared
7 25 (1.45%) RHCE
8 16 (0.93%) RHCA
8 16 (0.93%) RHCSA
9 11 (0.64%) CCNP
9 11 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (0.58%) CCNA
10 10 (0.58%) Oracle Certification
11 9 (0.52%) CCA
12 8 (0.46%) BC Cleared
12 8 (0.46%) RHCT
13 7 (0.41%) AWS Certification
13 7 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.35%) CLAS
15 5 (0.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.36%) QA
2 38 (2.20%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.17%) GCP
6 1 (0.058%) FATCA
6 1 (0.058%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.058%) SDET
6 1 (0.058%) SLA
System Software
1 602 (34.88%) Docker
2 184 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 147 (8.52%) vCloud
4 97 (5.62%) Squid
5 80 (4.63%) Postfix
6 55 (3.19%) Active Directory
7 51 (2.95%) HDFS
8 43 (2.49%) Virtual Machines
9 33 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
10 32 (1.85%) NFS
10 32 (1.85%) vSphere
11 30 (1.74%) KVM
12 22 (1.27%) GlusterFS
13 18 (1.04%) Hyper-V
13 18 (1.04%) iptables
14 17 (0.98%) VMware ESX
15 15 (0.87%) Xen
16 14 (0.81%) Corosync
17 13 (0.75%) GFS2
17 13 (0.75%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 837 (48.49%) Ansible
2 615 (35.63%) Opscode Chef
3 270 (15.64%) Terraform
4 263 (15.24%) Kubernetes
5 151 (8.75%) logstash
6 150 (8.69%) ZABBIX
7 132 (7.65%) Kibana
8 128 (7.42%) Nagios
9 103 (5.97%) Rancher
10 102 (5.91%) Salt
11 50 (2.90%) HAProxy
12 45 (2.61%) Consul
13 43 (2.49%) Packer
14 35 (2.03%) Red Hat Satellite
15 29 (1.68%) Mesos
16 27 (1.56%) Graphite
17 26 (1.51%) Grafana
17 26 (1.51%) SELinux
18 23 (1.33%) yum
19 21 (1.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 435 (25.20%) VMware
2 261 (15.12%) Red Hat
3 222 (12.86%) Oracle
4 160 (9.27%) Atlassian
5 93 (5.39%) Splunk
6 85 (4.92%) Sonatype
7 64 (3.71%) Microsoft
8 56 (3.24%) IBM
9 55 (3.19%) AppDynamics
10 53 (3.07%) Hortonworks
11 46 (2.67%) HP
12 39 (2.26%) Cisco
13 34 (1.97%) SaltStack
14 30 (1.74%) EMC
15 24 (1.39%) NetApp
15 24 (1.39%) Sun
16 23 (1.33%) Rackspace
17 21 (1.22%) Google
18 19 (1.10%) Veritas
19 17 (0.98%) SAP
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