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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 49 110 120
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +10
Contract jobs citing Puppet 1020 479 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.47% 2.04% 1.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.20% 23.41% 20.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 375 329
Median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £391 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £51.72 -
% change year-on-year
-37.15% -
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
2670 2046 2164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.69% 8.73% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1738 1404 1429
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £293 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 42 50
Median hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.97 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -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 28 September 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 28 September 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 +35 167 £550 +18.59% 44
Croydon +7 49 £438 -7.89% 5
Westminster - 10 £425 -
Harrow - 8 £400 -
Kingston Upon Thames +1 2 £475 +26.66%
Bromley - 1 £475 -
Romford - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 1391 (74.11%) DevOps
2 1287 (68.57%) Linux
3 874 (46.56%) Ansible
4 828 (44.11%) Amazon AWS
5 802 (42.73%) Jenkins
6 777 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
7 769 (40.97%) Opscode Chef
8 726 (38.68%) Continuous Integration
9 706 (37.61%) Configuration Management
10 695 (37.03%) Python
11 672 (35.80%) Docker
12 598 (31.86%) Git (software)
13 561 (29.89%) Ruby
14 493 (26.27%) Java
15 448 (23.87%) VMware
16 392 (20.88%) Bash Shell
17 376 (20.03%) Unix
18 355 (18.91%) Finance
19 353 (18.81%) Perl
20 351 (18.70%) Apache
21 321 (17.10%) Kubernetes
22 314 (16.73%) JIRA
23 309 (16.46%) Red Hat
24 305 (16.25%) Continuous Delivery
25 302 (16.09%) Open Source
25 302 (16.09%) Security Cleared
26 271 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 262 (13.96%) SC Cleared
27 262 (13.96%) Scrum
28 260 (13.85%) Terraform

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
1 351 (18.70%) Apache
2 229 (12.20%) Confluence
3 185 (9.86%) Tomcat
4 156 (8.31%) OpenStack
5 142 (7.57%) Elasticsearch
6 88 (4.69%) nginx
7 81 (4.32%) IIS
8 50 (2.66%) JBoss
9 40 (2.13%) WebSphere
10 36 (1.92%) Apache Spark
11 22 (1.17%) WebLogic
12 21 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
13 18 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
14 13 (0.69%) Jetty
15 12 (0.64%) IBM HTTP Server
16 8 (0.43%) Apache Solr
16 8 (0.43%) CMS
16 8 (0.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 6 (0.32%) WildFly
18 5 (0.27%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 94 (5.01%) HipChat
2 25 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.053%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.053%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.053%) Magento
3 1 (0.053%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 828 (44.11%) Amazon AWS
2 156 (8.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 117 (6.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 106 (5.65%) GitHub
5 79 (4.21%) PaaS
6 68 (3.62%) Amazon EC2
7 64 (3.41%) IaaS
8 53 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
9 37 (1.97%) Amazon S3
10 24 (1.28%) Route 53
11 21 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 20 (1.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 19 (1.01%) SaaS
14 17 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
15 13 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
16 12 (0.64%) OpenShift
17 7 (0.37%) Google Compute Engine
17 7 (0.37%) Heroku
17 7 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 241 (12.84%) DNS
2 149 (7.94%) TCP/IP
3 117 (6.23%) SSH
4 107 (5.70%) HTTP
5 101 (5.38%) OpenLDAP
6 99 (5.27%) OpenVPN
7 97 (5.17%) SSL
8 96 (5.11%) Firewall
9 64 (3.41%) LDAP
9 64 (3.41%) SAN
10 55 (2.93%) VPN
11 44 (2.34%) Internet
12 31 (1.65%) Network Security
13 28 (1.49%) DHCP
13 28 (1.49%) WAN
14 27 (1.44%) LAN
15 23 (1.23%) IPsec
16 20 (1.07%) FTP
17 19 (1.01%) VLAN
17 19 (1.01%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (13.53%) PostgreSQL
2 233 (12.41%) MySQL
3 207 (11.03%) Hadoop
4 183 (9.75%) MongoDB
5 122 (6.50%) NoSQL
6 113 (6.02%) Big Data
7 51 (2.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 43 (2.29%) Relational Database
9 40 (2.13%) SQL Server
10 37 (1.97%) Redis
11 36 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
11 36 (1.92%) Oracle Database
12 21 (1.12%) RDBMS
13 15 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (0.53%) HBase
15 9 (0.48%) DB2
16 7 (0.37%) Neo4j
17 6 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 6 (0.32%) Apache Hive
18 5 (0.27%) Riak
Development Applications
1 802 (42.73%) Jenkins
2 598 (31.86%) Git (software)
3 314 (16.73%) JIRA
4 200 (10.66%) Maven
5 175 (9.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 144 (7.67%) Ant
7 129 (6.87%) SonarQube
8 126 (6.71%) Vagrant
9 124 (6.61%) TeamCity
10 122 (6.50%) Subversion
11 115 (6.13%) JUnit
12 111 (5.91%) Hudson
13 95 (5.06%) JIRA Agile
14 94 (5.01%) Liquibase
15 92 (4.90%) Bitbucket
16 59 (3.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 57 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
18 47 (2.50%) Artifactory
19 36 (1.92%) GitLab
20 34 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 355 (18.91%) Finance
2 161 (8.58%) Banking
3 86 (4.58%) Retail
4 45 (2.40%) Investment Banking
5 42 (2.24%) Financial Institution
6 34 (1.81%) Publishing
7 25 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.17%) Front Office
9 19 (1.01%) Marketing
10 17 (0.91%) Games
11 15 (0.80%) Back Office
12 11 (0.59%) Electronics
12 11 (0.59%) Manufacturing
13 8 (0.43%) Law
13 8 (0.43%) Legal
14 6 (0.32%) Advertising
15 4 (0.21%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.053%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 893 (47.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 279 (14.86%) Linux Engineer
3 218 (11.61%) AWS DevOps
4 217 (11.56%) AWS Engineer
5 207 (11.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 178 (9.48%) Senior DevOps
7 153 (8.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 140 (7.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 136 (7.25%) Administrator
10 134 (7.14%) Developer
11 124 (6.61%) Consultant
12 105 (5.59%) Systems Administrator
13 88 (4.69%) Linux Administrator
14 86 (4.58%) DevOps Consultant
15 82 (4.37%) Systems Engineer
16 76 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
17 71 (3.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 67 (3.57%) Lead DevOps
19 66 (3.52%) Architect
19 66 (3.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (8.74%) Web Services
2 145 (7.73%) ELK Stack
3 106 (5.65%) Node.js
4 105 (5.59%) MCollective
5 101 (5.38%) LAMP
6 95 (5.06%) Software Packaging
7 78 (4.16%) HTML
8 77 (4.10%) .NET
9 64 (3.41%) RabbitMQ
10 60 (3.20%) CSS
11 55 (2.93%) Middleware
12 46 (2.45%) RESTful
12 46 (2.45%) XML
13 45 (2.40%) AngularJS
13 45 (2.40%) REST
14 43 (2.29%) HTML5
15 39 (2.08%) Sensu
16 37 (1.97%) J2EE
17 34 (1.81%) LEMP Stack
18 33 (1.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 70 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
1 70 (3.73%) Data Centre
2 69 (3.68%) Public Cloud
3 63 (3.36%) Clustering
4 53 (2.82%) Private Cloud
5 34 (1.81%) Hedge funds
6 25 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 25 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 22 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 19 (1.01%) Mobile App
9 17 (0.91%) Replication
9 17 (0.91%) User Experience
10 13 (0.69%) Biometrics
10 13 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 12 (0.64%) EMC VNX
11 12 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
11 12 (0.64%) Virtual Team
12 10 (0.53%) Fintech
12 10 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1287 (68.57%) Linux
2 376 (20.03%) Unix
3 271 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 259 (13.80%) CentOS
5 236 (12.57%) Windows
6 125 (6.66%) Ubuntu
7 117 (6.23%) Windows Server
8 54 (2.88%) CoreOS
9 52 (2.77%) Solaris
10 39 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (1.70%) Debian
12 25 (1.33%) AIX
13 20 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 19 (1.01%) SUSE
15 18 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
16 13 (0.69%) Fedora
17 11 (0.59%) VMS
18 6 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
19 5 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 4 (0.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1391 (74.11%) DevOps
2 777 (41.40%) Agile Software Development
3 726 (38.68%) Continuous Integration
4 706 (37.61%) Configuration Management
5 305 (16.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 302 (16.09%) Open Source
7 262 (13.96%) Scrum
8 137 (7.30%) Load Balancing
9 126 (6.71%) Service Management
10 115 (6.13%) High Availability
11 111 (5.91%) E-Commerce
11 111 (5.91%) Migration
12 99 (5.27%) Coaching
13 98 (5.22%) TDD
14 94 (5.01%) ITIL
15 91 (4.85%) Identity Management
16 88 (4.69%) Release Management
17 86 (4.58%) Web Operations
18 85 (4.53%) Stakeholder Management
19 81 (4.32%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 695 (37.03%) Python
2 561 (29.89%) Ruby
3 493 (26.27%) Java
4 392 (20.88%) Bash Shell
5 353 (18.81%) Perl
6 173 (9.22%) PowerShell
7 172 (9.16%) Shell Script
8 160 (8.52%) SQL
9 151 (8.04%) PHP
10 144 (7.67%) JavaScript
11 103 (5.49%) Scala
12 79 (4.21%) Go
13 44 (2.34%) C#
13 44 (2.34%) Clojure
14 42 (2.24%) C++
15 29 (1.55%) Korn
16 27 (1.44%) Groovy
17 26 (1.39%) C
18 16 (0.85%) Jython
19 14 (0.75%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 302 (16.09%) Security Cleared
2 262 (13.96%) SC Cleared
3 71 (3.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 48 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
5 41 (2.18%) RHCE
6 37 (1.97%) Degree
7 29 (1.55%) RHCA
8 24 (1.28%) AWS Certification
9 21 (1.12%) RHCSA
10 18 (0.96%) DV Cleared
11 13 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (0.64%) CCNA
13 11 (0.59%) RHCT
14 10 (0.53%) BC Cleared
15 8 (0.43%) CCNP
16 4 (0.21%) ACCA
16 4 (0.21%) ISTQB
16 4 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
17 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
18 2 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (3.73%) QA
2 32 (1.70%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.27%) SLA
4 3 (0.16%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.11%) COBIT
6 1 (0.053%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.053%) SDET
System Software
1 672 (35.80%) Docker
2 207 (11.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 159 (8.47%) vCloud
4 110 (5.86%) Squid
5 103 (5.49%) Postfix
6 61 (3.25%) KVM
7 59 (3.14%) Active Directory
8 53 (2.82%) NFS
9 51 (2.72%) Virtual Machines
10 47 (2.50%) GlusterFS
11 46 (2.45%) vSphere
12 43 (2.29%) etcd
12 43 (2.29%) VMware ESXi
13 40 (2.13%) flannel
14 36 (1.92%) Hyper-V
15 32 (1.70%) Xen
16 29 (1.55%) Ceph
17 26 (1.39%) GFS2
17 26 (1.39%) OCFS2
18 25 (1.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 874 (46.56%) Ansible
2 769 (40.97%) Opscode Chef
3 321 (17.10%) Kubernetes
4 260 (13.85%) Terraform
5 173 (9.22%) logstash
6 168 (8.95%) Nagios
6 168 (8.95%) ZABBIX
7 131 (6.98%) Kibana
8 105 (5.59%) Rancher
9 72 (3.84%) Salt
10 58 (3.09%) HAProxy
11 45 (2.40%) Graphite
12 41 (2.18%) Red Hat Satellite
13 39 (2.08%) SELinux
14 38 (2.02%) CFEngine
15 36 (1.92%) Mesos
16 29 (1.55%) rkt
17 27 (1.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 27 (1.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
18 23 (1.23%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 448 (23.87%) VMware
2 309 (16.46%) Red Hat
3 220 (11.72%) Oracle
4 191 (10.18%) Atlassian
5 115 (6.13%) Splunk
6 111 (5.91%) Sonatype
7 68 (3.62%) Microsoft
8 51 (2.72%) Cisco
8 51 (2.72%) HP
9 47 (2.50%) SaltStack
10 44 (2.34%) IBM
11 43 (2.29%) EMC
12 41 (2.18%) Rackspace
13 39 (2.08%) NetApp
14 38 (2.02%) Hortonworks
15 27 (1.44%) Google
16 24 (1.28%) Veritas
17 23 (1.23%) F5
18 16 (0.85%) Citrix
18 16 (0.85%) Sun
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Salt
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £525 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £530 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Interact Consulting
Rate: 600-675pd
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Darwin Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
BBC Research & Development
Rate: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Futureheads Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £540 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago