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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
England / London
Rank 64 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Contract jobs citing Puppet 664 597 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.47% 2.78% 2.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.72% 29.97% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 465 388
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 £400 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £577
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +8.25%
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
2093 1992 1890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.95% 9.29% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1502 1398 1310
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 £360 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 31
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +113.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £17.65 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +24.44%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +12 86 £525 +10.52% 32
Croydon +16 20 £470 +4.44% 1
Canary Wharf - 8 £625 -
Westminster +7 7 £545 +11.79%
Hammersmith -1 4 £525 +7.73%
Twickenham - 2 £388 -
Harrow +4 1 £515 +8.42%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - - 3
Chessington - 1 - -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 1174 (74.30%) DevOps
2 988 (62.53%) Linux
3 794 (50.25%) Ansible
4 743 (47.03%) Jenkins
5 708 (44.81%) Amazon AWS
6 685 (43.35%) Agile Software Development
7 647 (40.95%) Python
8 590 (37.34%) Opscode Chef
9 571 (36.14%) Configuration Management
10 559 (35.38%) Continuous Integration
11 546 (34.56%) Docker
12 482 (30.51%) Git (software)
13 473 (29.94%) Java
14 451 (28.54%) Bash Shell
15 409 (25.89%) Ruby
16 375 (23.73%) VMware
17 308 (19.49%) Unix
18 263 (16.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 250 (15.82%) Finance
20 249 (15.76%) Perl
21 243 (15.38%) Open Source
21 243 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
22 238 (15.06%) Security Cleared
23 232 (14.68%) Kubernetes
23 232 (14.68%) Terraform
24 230 (14.56%) Red Hat
25 209 (13.23%) Scrum
26 207 (13.10%) SC Cleared
27 206 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
28 204 (12.91%) Apache

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
1 204 (12.91%) Apache
2 134 (8.48%) Confluence
3 132 (8.35%) Tomcat
4 115 (7.28%) Elasticsearch
5 112 (7.09%) nginx
6 100 (6.33%) OpenStack
7 60 (3.80%) Apache Spark
8 57 (3.61%) IIS
9 47 (2.97%) WebSphere
10 38 (2.41%) Cloud Foundry
11 29 (1.84%) WebLogic
12 21 (1.33%) JBoss
13 18 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
14 13 (0.82%) Apache Pig
15 11 (0.70%) CMS
16 9 (0.57%) Apache Solr
16 9 (0.57%) Jetty
17 7 (0.44%) Jupyter
18 6 (0.38%) Alfresco
19 5 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 44 (2.78%) HipChat
2 15 (0.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.063%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (0.19%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.19%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.063%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.063%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.063%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 708 (44.81%) Amazon AWS
2 150 (9.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 108 (6.84%) GitHub
4 106 (6.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 99 (6.27%) Amazon EC2
6 81 (5.13%) PaaS
7 75 (4.75%) Amazon S3
8 58 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
9 52 (3.29%) IaaS
10 42 (2.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 36 (2.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 34 (2.15%) Route 53
13 27 (1.71%) Amazon ELB
14 20 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 19 (1.20%) AWS CloudTrail
16 14 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
17 13 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
18 12 (0.76%) Amazon EMR
18 12 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
18 12 (0.76%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 192 (12.15%) DNS
2 129 (8.16%) Firewall
3 127 (8.04%) TCP/IP
4 116 (7.34%) HTTP
5 108 (6.84%) VPN
6 89 (5.63%) LDAP
7 77 (4.87%) SSL
8 58 (3.67%) SSH
9 44 (2.78%) OpenVPN
10 43 (2.72%) SAN
11 42 (2.66%) OpenLDAP
12 34 (2.15%) Kerberos
13 32 (2.03%) Internet
14 29 (1.84%) DHCP
14 29 (1.84%) Reverse Proxy
15 28 (1.77%) SNMP
16 27 (1.71%) Intrusion Detection
16 27 (1.71%) IPsec
17 20 (1.27%) LAN
17 20 (1.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
2 175 (11.08%) Hadoop
3 155 (9.81%) MySQL
4 151 (9.56%) Big Data
5 129 (8.16%) MongoDB
6 98 (6.20%) NoSQL
7 77 (4.87%) Oracle Database
8 72 (4.56%) Relational Database
9 67 (4.24%) Amazon RDS
10 61 (3.86%) Redis
11 55 (3.48%) SQL Server
12 54 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
13 44 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
14 40 (2.53%) Apache Hive
15 27 (1.71%) RDBMS
16 23 (1.46%) HBase
17 12 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
18 11 (0.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 11 (0.70%) DB2
19 10 (0.63%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 743 (47.03%) Jenkins
2 482 (30.51%) Git (software)
3 197 (12.47%) JIRA
4 184 (11.65%) Maven
5 139 (8.80%) Vagrant
6 130 (8.23%) Sonatype Nexus
7 103 (6.52%) Subversion
8 79 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 78 (4.94%) TeamCity
10 65 (4.11%) JUnit
11 61 (3.86%) Ant
12 55 (3.48%) Bitbucket
12 55 (3.48%) SonarQube
13 53 (3.35%) Octopus Deploy
14 50 (3.16%) Hudson
15 49 (3.10%) Gradle
15 49 (3.10%) Liquibase
16 46 (2.91%) Selenium
17 45 (2.85%) JIRA Agile
18 37 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 250 (15.82%) Finance
2 149 (9.43%) Banking
3 56 (3.54%) Retail
4 33 (2.09%) Financial Institution
5 31 (1.96%) Investment Banking
6 25 (1.58%) Marketing
7 22 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 14 (0.89%) Games
9 11 (0.70%) Front Office
10 10 (0.63%) Law
11 9 (0.57%) Electronics
11 9 (0.57%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.44%) Publishing
13 5 (0.32%) Advertising
14 4 (0.25%) Back Office
15 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.13%) Automotive
16 2 (0.13%) Billing
16 2 (0.13%) Online Betting
16 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 741 (46.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 218 (13.80%) AWS DevOps
3 197 (12.47%) AWS Engineer
4 170 (10.76%) Linux Engineer
5 142 (8.99%) Developer
5 142 (8.99%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 125 (7.91%) Consultant
7 124 (7.85%) Administrator
8 117 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
9 101 (6.39%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 98 (6.20%) Systems Administrator
11 87 (5.51%) Architect
12 84 (5.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 82 (5.19%) DevOps Consultant
14 75 (4.75%) Linux Administrator
15 65 (4.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
16 58 (3.67%) Java Developer
17 53 (3.35%) Java Engineer
18 52 (3.29%) Unix Engineer
19 50 (3.16%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (8.92%) Web Services
2 137 (8.67%) Elastic Stack
3 91 (5.76%) Node.js
4 82 (5.19%) .NET
5 71 (4.49%) REST
6 65 (4.11%) AngularJS
7 60 (3.80%) LAMP
8 57 (3.61%) Spring
9 56 (3.54%) HTML
10 54 (3.42%) Software Packaging
11 50 (3.16%) MCollective
12 48 (3.04%) Kafka
13 45 (2.85%) RESTful
14 44 (2.78%) CSS
14 44 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
15 36 (2.28%) SOAP
16 34 (2.15%) Middleware
16 34 (2.15%) Oracle GoldenGate
17 30 (1.90%) J2EE
18 28 (1.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (4.87%) Data Centre
2 60 (3.80%) Public Cloud
3 49 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (2.28%) Clustering
5 35 (2.22%) PKI
6 32 (2.03%) Computer Science
7 28 (1.77%) Algorithms
8 27 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
9 23 (1.46%) Private Cloud
10 22 (1.39%) Replication
10 22 (1.39%) User Experience
11 20 (1.27%) Fintech
12 15 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
13 13 (0.82%) Credit Risk
14 11 (0.70%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.63%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (0.63%) Virtual Team
16 8 (0.51%) iPad
16 8 (0.51%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 988 (62.53%) Linux
2 308 (19.49%) Unix
3 263 (16.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 197 (12.47%) CentOS
5 163 (10.32%) Windows
6 90 (5.70%) Ubuntu
7 72 (4.56%) Windows Server
8 37 (2.34%) SUSE
9 22 (1.39%) AIX
9 22 (1.39%) Solaris
9 22 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (1.08%) VyOS
11 16 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
11 16 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.82%) RancherOS
13 12 (0.76%) CoreOS
14 11 (0.70%) Debian
15 9 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.38%) Scientific Linux
17 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1174 (74.30%) DevOps
2 685 (43.35%) Agile Software Development
3 571 (36.14%) Configuration Management
4 559 (35.38%) Continuous Integration
5 243 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 243 (15.38%) Open Source
6 209 (13.23%) Scrum
7 117 (7.41%) TDD
8 110 (6.96%) High Availability
8 110 (6.96%) Migration
9 104 (6.58%) Load Balancing
10 95 (6.01%) E-Commerce
11 91 (5.76%) Microservices
12 85 (5.38%) Mentoring
13 77 (4.87%) Service Management
14 74 (4.68%) Continuous Deployment
15 61 (3.86%) Web Operations
16 58 (3.67%) BDD
17 53 (3.35%) Analytics
18 51 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 647 (40.95%) Python
2 473 (29.94%) Java
3 451 (28.54%) Bash Shell
4 409 (25.89%) Ruby
5 249 (15.76%) Perl
6 140 (8.86%) PowerShell
7 138 (8.73%) SQL
8 124 (7.85%) Shell Script
9 113 (7.15%) JavaScript
10 90 (5.70%) Scala
11 78 (4.94%) PHP
12 65 (4.11%) Go
13 43 (2.72%) C
14 36 (2.28%) C#
15 29 (1.84%) Groovy
16 28 (1.77%) Korn
17 27 (1.71%) Clojure
18 26 (1.65%) C++
19 14 (0.89%) R
20 10 (0.63%) AWK
Qualifications
1 238 (15.06%) Security Cleared
2 207 (13.10%) SC Cleared
3 45 (2.85%) Degree
4 32 (2.03%) DV Cleared
5 30 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
6 17 (1.08%) RHCE
7 16 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
8 12 (0.76%) RHCA
9 11 (0.70%) RHCSA
10 10 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (0.57%) CCNP
11 9 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (0.51%) CCNA
13 7 (0.44%) CCA
13 7 (0.44%) MCSE
14 6 (0.38%) AWS Certification
15 5 (0.32%) MCSA
16 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.54%) QA
2 35 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.44%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.19%) GCP
5 3 (0.19%) SLA
6 2 (0.13%) PMO
6 2 (0.13%) SDET
7 1 (0.063%) FATCA
7 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 546 (34.56%) Docker
2 159 (10.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (6.20%) vCloud
4 54 (3.42%) Squid
5 53 (3.35%) Active Directory
6 50 (3.16%) Virtual Machines
7 49 (3.10%) HDFS
8 42 (2.66%) Postfix
9 35 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
10 29 (1.84%) vSphere
11 27 (1.71%) NFS
12 25 (1.58%) KVM
13 21 (1.33%) VMware ESX
14 15 (0.95%) GlusterFS
15 14 (0.89%) Hyper-V
16 12 (0.76%) iptables
16 12 (0.76%) Xen
17 11 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 10 (0.63%) XenServer
19 9 (0.57%) LXC
Systems Management
1 794 (50.25%) Ansible
2 590 (37.34%) Opscode Chef
3 232 (14.68%) Kubernetes
3 232 (14.68%) Terraform
4 146 (9.24%) Nagios
5 109 (6.90%) ZABBIX
6 100 (6.33%) logstash
7 87 (5.51%) Kibana
8 84 (5.32%) Salt
9 61 (3.86%) Rancher
10 53 (3.35%) Docker Swarm
11 42 (2.66%) Consul
11 42 (2.66%) Packer
12 38 (2.41%) HAProxy
13 35 (2.22%) Graphite
14 32 (2.03%) Mesos
15 27 (1.71%) yum
16 24 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
16 24 (1.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
16 24 (1.52%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 375 (23.73%) VMware
2 230 (14.56%) Red Hat
3 182 (11.52%) Oracle
4 123 (7.78%) Atlassian
5 85 (5.38%) Splunk
6 62 (3.92%) Microsoft
7 54 (3.42%) AppDynamics
8 51 (3.23%) IBM
9 49 (3.10%) Hortonworks
10 44 (2.78%) Sonatype
11 39 (2.47%) Cisco
12 34 (2.15%) HP
13 33 (2.09%) SaltStack
14 28 (1.77%) EMC
15 21 (1.33%) CA
15 21 (1.33%) Google
16 20 (1.27%) Sun
17 19 (1.20%) Rackspace
17 19 (1.20%) SAP
18 18 (1.14%) New Relic
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 600-700pd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Computer People
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Icore Tech
Rate: £400 - £401 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £535 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London, UK
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Rate: £700 to £750 p/day
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago