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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 67 114 160
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +46
Contract jobs citing Puppet 765 441 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.35% 1.97% 1.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.72% 24.61% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 333 258
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 £420 £350 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
2338 1792 1750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.24% 8.02% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1678 1246 1185
Median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 25
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £14.75 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £36.25 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+18.90% -19.26%

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 May 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 May 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 +46 103 £475 +2.70% 64
Croydon +3 21 £475 +11.76% 2
Westminster -4 10 £440 -7.36% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £531 -
Chiswick - 3 £450 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 2 £475 - 2
Hammersmith - 2 £437 -
Feltham - 2 £421 -
Twickenham +3 1 £340 -24.44%
Chessington 0 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - - 1
Hounslow - 1 £535 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 1024 (75.35%) DevOps
2 1011 (74.39%) Linux
3 605 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
4 594 (43.71%) Configuration Management
5 589 (43.34%) Opscode Chef
6 560 (41.21%) Jenkins
7 531 (39.07%) Java
8 525 (38.63%) Python
9 505 (37.16%) Ansible
9 505 (37.16%) Amazon AWS
10 502 (36.94%) Continuous Integration
11 489 (35.98%) Git (software)
12 448 (32.97%) Ruby
13 396 (29.14%) Docker
14 352 (25.90%) Unix
15 330 (24.28%) VMware
16 295 (21.71%) Bash Shell
17 284 (20.90%) Perl
18 253 (18.62%) Red Hat
19 242 (17.81%) Open Source
20 239 (17.59%) Finance
21 238 (17.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 226 (16.63%) Windows
23 223 (16.41%) Apache
24 222 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
25 209 (15.38%) Tomcat
26 199 (14.64%) Nagios
27 198 (14.57%) Continuous Delivery
28 187 (13.76%) Security Cleared
29 186 (13.69%) MongoDB

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
1 223 (16.41%) Apache
2 209 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 138 (10.15%) OpenStack
4 132 (9.71%) nginx
5 108 (7.95%) Node.js
6 103 (7.58%) Confluence
7 67 (4.93%) IIS
8 58 (4.27%) JBoss
9 45 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
9 45 (3.31%) Jetty
10 34 (2.50%) WebSphere
11 30 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
12 27 (1.99%) Apache Spark
13 12 (0.88%) WebLogic
14 11 (0.81%) Apache Pig
15 10 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
15 10 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 8 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
17 7 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
17 7 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (1.91%) HipChat
2 20 (1.47%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.15%) MS Office
4 1 (0.074%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.074%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 505 (37.16%) Amazon AWS
2 141 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 103 (7.58%) GitHub
4 76 (5.59%) IaaS
5 70 (5.15%) PaaS
6 54 (3.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 51 (3.75%) Amazon EC2
8 24 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
9 23 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
10 17 (1.25%) Amazon S3
11 14 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (1.03%) Route 53
12 13 (0.96%) SaaS
13 12 (0.88%) CloudFront
14 11 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
14 11 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 9 (0.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 9 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 8 (0.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 8 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 123 (9.05%) TCP/IP
2 118 (8.68%) DNS
3 100 (7.36%) HTTP
4 66 (4.86%) SAN
5 62 (4.56%) SSL
6 59 (4.34%) Firewall
7 56 (4.12%) LDAP
8 46 (3.38%) Internet
9 41 (3.02%) VPN
10 29 (2.13%) FTP
11 28 (2.06%) IPsec
11 28 (2.06%) LAN
12 27 (1.99%) Intrusion Detection
13 26 (1.91%) DHCP
14 20 (1.47%) NAS
15 17 (1.25%) DMZ
15 17 (1.25%) iSCSI
15 17 (1.25%) Network Security
15 17 (1.25%) WAN
16 14 (1.03%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (13.69%) MongoDB
2 170 (12.51%) MySQL
3 150 (11.04%) PostgreSQL
4 125 (9.20%) NoSQL
5 75 (5.52%) SQL Server
6 64 (4.71%) Relational Database
7 49 (3.61%) Big Data
8 46 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 44 (3.24%) Redis
10 36 (2.65%) Hadoop
11 16 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (1.10%) HBase
12 15 (1.10%) RDBMS
13 13 (0.96%) Apache Hive
14 12 (0.88%) Oracle Database
15 10 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 10 (0.74%) DB2
16 9 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
17 8 (0.59%) Neo4j
18 7 (0.52%) Datomic
Development Applications
1 560 (41.21%) Jenkins
2 489 (35.98%) Git (software)
3 183 (13.47%) JIRA
4 178 (13.10%) Maven
5 101 (7.43%) Hudson
6 99 (7.28%) Subversion
7 90 (6.62%) TeamCity
8 68 (5.00%) Artifactory
9 67 (4.93%) Vagrant
10 57 (4.19%) Octopus Deploy
11 54 (3.97%) GitLab
12 47 (3.46%) Sonatype Nexus
13 39 (2.87%) Ant
14 33 (2.43%) Selenium
15 28 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 28 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
16 27 (1.99%) Gradle
17 26 (1.91%) Travis CI
18 16 (1.18%) MSBuild
19 15 (1.10%) FishEye
General
1 239 (17.59%) Finance
2 114 (8.39%) Banking
3 33 (2.43%) Games
4 31 (2.28%) Retail
5 25 (1.84%) Publishing
6 24 (1.77%) Investment Banking
7 15 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 14 (1.03%) Legal
9 13 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 13 (0.96%) Marketing
10 11 (0.81%) Electronics
11 10 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.44%) Advertising
13 5 (0.37%) Back Office
14 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.22%) Front Office
15 3 (0.22%) Spanish Language
16 2 (0.15%) Law
17 1 (0.074%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 663 (48.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 208 (15.31%) Linux Engineer
3 189 (13.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 134 (9.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 125 (9.20%) AWS Engineer
6 105 (7.73%) Architect
7 93 (6.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 84 (6.18%) Administrator
9 83 (6.11%) Consultant
10 64 (4.71%) Systems Administrator
11 62 (4.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 62 (4.56%) Operations Engineer
12 61 (4.49%) Developer
13 51 (3.75%) DevOps Consultant
14 47 (3.46%) Linux Administrator
14 47 (3.46%) Technical Architect
15 44 (3.24%) Systems Engineer
16 42 (3.09%) Unix Engineer
17 41 (3.02%) Automation Engineer
18 38 (2.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (11.63%) Web Services
2 107 (7.87%) .NET
3 83 (6.11%) LAMP
4 82 (6.03%) ELK Stack
5 79 (5.81%) Sensu
6 56 (4.12%) RabbitMQ
7 50 (3.68%) HTML
8 47 (3.46%) REST
9 45 (3.31%) MCollective
10 39 (2.87%) CSS
11 38 (2.80%) SOAP
12 34 (2.50%) J2EE
13 31 (2.28%) LAPP Stack
14 30 (2.21%) AngularJS
15 28 (2.06%) XML
16 26 (1.91%) Middleware
17 24 (1.77%) Kafka
18 23 (1.69%) HTML5
19 21 (1.55%) JMS
19 21 (1.55%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 66 (4.86%) Data Centre
2 44 (3.24%) Management Information System
2 44 (3.24%) Private Cloud
3 40 (2.94%) Public Cloud
4 39 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (2.72%) Clustering
6 19 (1.40%) Computer Science
6 19 (1.40%) Replication
7 17 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (1.25%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.10%) Fintech
9 14 (1.03%) User Experience
10 13 (0.96%) Visualisation
11 10 (0.74%) Data Extraction
11 10 (0.74%) Hedge funds
11 10 (0.74%) PlayStation
12 9 (0.66%) Online Games
13 7 (0.52%) Blog
13 7 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1011 (74.39%) Linux
2 352 (25.90%) Unix
3 238 (17.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 226 (16.63%) Windows
5 180 (13.25%) CentOS
6 145 (10.67%) Ubuntu
7 83 (6.11%) Windows Server
8 64 (4.71%) Solaris
9 61 (4.49%) CoreOS
10 34 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (2.06%) AIX
12 22 (1.62%) Debian
13 18 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (1.03%) SUSE
15 13 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
15 13 (0.96%) Windows 7
16 12 (0.88%) VMS
17 8 (0.59%) Android
17 8 (0.59%) Windows Mobile
18 7 (0.52%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1024 (75.35%) DevOps
2 605 (44.52%) Agile Software Development
3 594 (43.71%) Configuration Management
4 502 (36.94%) Continuous Integration
5 242 (17.81%) Open Source
6 198 (14.57%) Continuous Delivery
7 177 (13.02%) Scrum
8 98 (7.21%) High Availability
9 96 (7.06%) Web Operations
10 87 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
11 86 (6.33%) TDD
12 83 (6.11%) Release Management
13 82 (6.03%) E-Commerce
14 79 (5.81%) Migration
15 71 (5.22%) ITIL
16 63 (4.64%) Automated Testing
17 62 (4.56%) Security Hardening
18 57 (4.19%) Software Delivery
19 56 (4.12%) Mentoring
20 55 (4.05%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 531 (39.07%) Java
2 525 (38.63%) Python
3 448 (32.97%) Ruby
4 295 (21.71%) Bash Shell
5 284 (20.90%) Perl
6 165 (12.14%) SQL
7 134 (9.86%) PowerShell
8 105 (7.73%) JavaScript
9 103 (7.58%) PHP
10 89 (6.55%) Go
11 60 (4.42%) Shell Script
12 59 (4.34%) Scala
13 58 (4.27%) C++
14 35 (2.58%) C#
15 34 (2.50%) Korn
16 32 (2.35%) Clojure
17 27 (1.99%) Groovy
18 24 (1.77%) C
19 18 (1.32%) Bourne shell
20 11 (0.81%) Jython
Qualifications
1 187 (13.76%) Security Cleared
2 159 (11.70%) SC Cleared
3 28 (2.06%) Degree
4 21 (1.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 21 (1.55%) DV Cleared
5 19 (1.40%) RHCE
6 15 (1.10%) BC Cleared
7 14 (1.03%) RHCA
8 7 (0.52%) CCNA
8 7 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.37%) CCNP
9 5 (0.37%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.29%) RHCSA
10 4 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.22%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.15%) MCSE
12 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.074%) MCSA
13 1 (0.074%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.55%) QA
2 14 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.29%) SDET
4 4 (0.29%) SLA
5 2 (0.15%) COBIT
5 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.15%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.074%) Data Quality
System Software
1 396 (29.14%) Docker
2 222 (16.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (5.37%) Active Directory
4 68 (5.00%) vSphere
5 62 (4.56%) VMware ESXi
6 59 (4.34%) VMware ESX
7 54 (3.97%) GlusterFS
8 49 (3.61%) Ceph
8 49 (3.61%) NFS
9 44 (3.24%) KVM
10 29 (2.13%) vCloud
11 28 (2.06%) Xen
12 18 (1.32%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 17 (1.25%) Hyper-V
13 17 (1.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 11 (0.81%) iptables
14 11 (0.81%) RHEV
15 9 (0.66%) Samba
16 8 (0.59%) Varnish
17 7 (0.52%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 589 (43.34%) Opscode Chef
2 505 (37.16%) Ansible
3 199 (14.64%) Nagios
4 130 (9.57%) Kubernetes
5 115 (8.46%) logstash
6 95 (6.99%) ZABBIX
7 81 (5.96%) Salt
8 74 (5.45%) HAProxy
9 69 (5.08%) Graphite
10 54 (3.97%) Kibana
11 49 (3.61%) Mesos
12 36 (2.65%) Icinga
12 36 (2.65%) Terraform
13 32 (2.35%) Capistrano
14 29 (2.13%) SCCM
15 28 (2.06%) FreeIPA
15 28 (2.06%) SELinux
16 22 (1.62%) Grafana
16 22 (1.62%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 21 (1.55%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 330 (24.28%) VMware
2 253 (18.62%) Red Hat
3 129 (9.49%) Splunk
4 95 (6.99%) Oracle
5 94 (6.92%) Microsoft
6 74 (5.45%) Atlassian
7 66 (4.86%) Cisco
8 50 (3.68%) IBM
9 48 (3.53%) HP
10 42 (3.09%) Rackspace
11 29 (2.13%) Veritas
12 26 (1.91%) Dell
12 26 (1.91%) F5
13 25 (1.84%) NetApp
14 21 (1.55%) New Relic
15 19 (1.40%) Google
16 18 (1.32%) Akamai
17 16 (1.18%) CenturyLink
18 15 (1.10%) EMC
18 15 (1.10%) Sitecore
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Rolled out in 6 month increments
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 5 days ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day Permanent will be £120,000
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Jenkins Jacob
Rate: £350 per day Immediate Start!
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Syntax Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Jobsite Resourcing Team
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 9 days ago