The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
UK / Scotland
Rank 65 112 118
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +6
Contract jobs citing Puppet 41 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.36% 0.70% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.89% 7.86% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 0
Median daily rate £388 £410 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £431 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +7.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
217 229 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.50% 8.90% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 125 104
Median daily rate £390 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.41% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £200 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.14% +35.55%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Puppet across the Scotland region.

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
Edinburgh +42 26 £423 -0.58% 6
Renfrewshire +20 10 £330 -19.51% 1
Glasgow -4 1 - - 3
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 27 (40.30%) Python
2 26 (38.81%) Java
2 26 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (37.31%) Linux
3 25 (37.31%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (35.82%) Jenkins
4 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (34.33%) PowerShell
5 23 (34.33%) Ansible
5 23 (34.33%) DevOps
5 23 (34.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 22 (32.84%) Windows
7 21 (31.34%) Windows Server
8 20 (29.85%) Git (software)
8 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
9 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
10 18 (26.87%) Security Cleared
11 16 (23.88%) Open Source
11 16 (23.88%) Bash Shell
11 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
12 14 (20.90%) SQL
12 14 (20.90%) IIS
13 13 (19.40%) .NET
13 13 (19.40%) Scrum
14 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
15 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
15 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
16 10 (14.93%) Firewall
16 10 (14.93%) XAML
16 10 (14.93%) Dell

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 14 (20.90%) IIS
2 6 (8.96%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (8.96%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.97%) JBoss
3 4 (5.97%) nginx
3 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.48%) Apache
5 2 (2.99%) CMS
5 2 (2.99%) Confluence
6 1 (1.49%) CICS
6 1 (1.49%) Liferay
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.43%) IaaS
2 9 (13.43%) PaaS
3 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.99%) GitHub
5 2 (2.99%) Route 53
5 2 (2.99%) SaaS
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.49%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Firewall
2 8 (11.94%) HTTP
2 8 (11.94%) HTTPS
3 6 (8.96%) iSCSI
3 6 (8.96%) NAS
3 6 (8.96%) SAN
4 5 (7.46%) DNS
5 4 (5.97%) SSL
6 3 (4.48%) DHCP
7 2 (2.99%) Network Security
7 2 (2.99%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) MySQL
3 4 (5.97%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.49%) DB2
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (35.82%) Jenkins
2 20 (29.85%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (13.43%) Cucumber
5 8 (11.94%) Selenium
6 7 (10.45%) Maven
7 6 (8.96%) Gradle
8 4 (5.97%) gulp
9 3 (4.48%) CircleCI
9 3 (4.48%) JIRA
9 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
9 3 (4.48%) Travis CI
10 2 (2.99%) Artifactory
10 2 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (1.49%) git-flow
11 1 (1.49%) GoCD
11 1 (1.49%) Mockito
11 1 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (11.94%) Banking
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Automation Engineer
1 17 (25.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (10.45%) Developer
3 6 (8.96%) PowerShell Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (4.48%) Analyst
5 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Lead DevOps
5 3 (4.48%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Project Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (2.99%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.40%) .NET
2 10 (14.93%) AngularJS
2 10 (14.93%) Spring
3 9 (13.43%) Middleware
4 5 (7.46%) Kafka
4 5 (7.46%) RESTful
5 4 (5.97%) Java EE
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 4 (5.97%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (5.97%) React
6 3 (4.48%) CSS
6 3 (4.48%) HTML
6 3 (4.48%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (4.48%) Web Services
7 2 (2.99%) CSS3
7 2 (2.99%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.99%) HTML5
7 2 (2.99%) jQuery
7 2 (2.99%) Sass
8 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.48%) Blog
4 2 (2.99%) iPad
4 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) DataPower
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Fintech
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.31%) Linux
2 22 (32.84%) Windows
3 21 (31.34%) Windows Server
4 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.45%) Unix
6 2 (2.99%) AIX
6 2 (2.99%) CentOS
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.49%) Debian
7 1 (1.49%) Solaris
7 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
2 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 23 (34.33%) DevOps
4 16 (23.88%) Open Source
5 13 (19.40%) Scrum
6 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
7 10 (14.93%) ITIL
8 9 (13.43%) BDD
8 9 (13.43%) TDD
9 8 (11.94%) ITSM
9 8 (11.94%) OO
10 7 (10.45%) Test Automation
11 6 (8.96%) Software Distribution
11 6 (8.96%) Virtual Environments
12 5 (7.46%) Continuous Deployment
13 4 (5.97%) Release Management
13 4 (5.97%) Server Building
14 3 (4.48%) Migration
14 3 (4.48%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) Python
2 26 (38.81%) Java
3 23 (34.33%) PowerShell
4 20 (29.85%) JavaScript
5 16 (23.88%) Bash Shell
6 14 (20.90%) SQL
7 10 (14.93%) C#
7 10 (14.93%) XAML
8 9 (13.43%) Jython
9 8 (11.94%) Perl
10 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
11 4 (5.97%) Ruby
12 3 (4.48%) Groovy
13 2 (2.99%) ES6
13 2 (2.99%) PHP
14 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (26.87%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.96%) Docker
3 5 (7.46%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.99%) zsh
5 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.49%) Shibboleth
5 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (37.31%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (34.33%) Ansible
3 9 (13.43%) BladeLogic
3 9 (13.43%) SCOrch
4 8 (11.94%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 5 (7.46%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (7.46%) logstash
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (5.97%) Data Guard
7 3 (4.48%) vRealize
8 1 (1.49%) Packer
8 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) Dell
3 9 (13.43%) BMC
3 9 (13.43%) CA
3 9 (13.43%) HP
3 9 (13.43%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.96%) IBM
4 6 (8.96%) Oracle
5 5 (7.46%) AppDynamics
6 4 (5.97%) Splunk
6 4 (5.97%) VMware
7 2 (2.99%) Cisco
8 1 (1.49%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.49%) New Relic
8 1 (1.49%) RightScale
8 1 (1.49%) SaltStack
8 1 (1.49%) Twitter
8 1 (1.49%) WSO2
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