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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 93 119 121
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Contract jobs citing Puppet 26 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.32% 0.45% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.83% 4.39% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 5
Median daily rate £445 £430 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.48% +9.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £445 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 -
Puppet
UK

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
240 296 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 12.15% 10.27% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 144 112
Median daily rate £345 £310 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.25 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 - £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
- -25.92%

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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 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
Edinburgh +24 13 £450 +3.44% 5
Renfrewshire -1 9 £420 +5.00%
Glasgow +15 4 £445 +97.77%
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 21 (51.22%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (46.34%) Ansible
3 18 (43.90%) Jenkins
4 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
5 14 (34.15%) SQL
5 14 (34.15%) Docker
5 14 (34.15%) DevOps
6 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
6 13 (31.71%) Java
6 13 (31.71%) Python
6 13 (31.71%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (26.83%) ITIL
8 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
9 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
9 10 (24.39%) Windows
9 10 (24.39%) Dell
10 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
10 9 (21.95%) HP
10 9 (21.95%) BMC
10 9 (21.95%) CA
10 9 (21.95%) Middleware
10 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
10 9 (21.95%) Firewall
10 9 (21.95%) Jython
10 9 (21.95%) BladeLogic
10 9 (21.95%) SCOrch

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 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.32%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) CMS
2 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) CICS
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) Liferay
4 1 (2.44%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.83%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (24.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (12.20%) IaaS
4 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (7.32%) PaaS
5 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.88%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.88%) Route 53
5 2 (4.88%) SaaS
5 2 (4.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Firewall
2 7 (17.07%) HTTP
2 7 (17.07%) HTTPS
3 6 (14.63%) iSCSI
3 6 (14.63%) NAS
3 6 (14.63%) SAN
4 4 (9.76%) DNS
5 3 (7.32%) Network Security
5 3 (7.32%) SSL
6 2 (4.88%) DHCP
6 2 (4.88%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.88%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.44%) DB2
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.51%) Maven
3 7 (17.07%) Subversion
4 4 (9.76%) TeamCity
5 3 (7.32%) Gradle
6 2 (4.88%) Artifactory
6 2 (4.88%) Bower
6 2 (4.88%) JIRA
7 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (2.44%) git-flow
7 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (19.51%) Developer
1 8 (19.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Architect
2 6 (14.63%) Automation Engineer
2 6 (14.63%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) AWS Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Middleware
2 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
2 5 (12.20%) Spring
3 4 (9.76%) CSS
3 4 (9.76%) HTML
3 4 (9.76%) RESTful
3 4 (9.76%) Sass
4 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
4 3 (7.32%) jQuery
4 3 (7.32%) Kafka
4 3 (7.32%) Node.js
4 3 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (7.32%) React
4 3 (7.32%) Spring Boot
5 2 (4.88%) .NET
5 2 (4.88%) Java EE
5 2 (4.88%) JPA
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Private Cloud
2 5 (12.20%) Public Cloud
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) DataPower
4 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.44%) Fintech
4 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Linux
2 10 (24.39%) Windows
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.20%) Unix
5 2 (4.88%) AIX
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.44%) CentOS
6 1 (2.44%) Solaris
6 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) DevOps
2 13 (31.71%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (26.83%) ITIL
5 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
6 8 (19.51%) ITSM
7 7 (17.07%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (17.07%) OO
8 6 (14.63%) Software Distribution
8 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (14.63%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (7.32%) BDD
9 3 (7.32%) Content Management
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.32%) Kanban
9 3 (7.32%) Scrum
9 3 (7.32%) TDD
9 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
2 14 (34.15%) SQL
3 13 (31.71%) Java
3 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
3 13 (31.71%) Python
4 10 (24.39%) Bash Shell
5 9 (21.95%) Jython
6 3 (7.32%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (4.88%) Ruby
8 1 (2.44%) C#
8 1 (2.44%) ES6
8 1 (2.44%) Perl
8 1 (2.44%) PHP
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Docker
2 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Flume
3 3 (7.32%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (7.32%) zsh
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) Shibboleth
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) Ansible
1 19 (46.34%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (21.95%) BladeLogic
2 9 (21.95%) SCOrch
3 8 (19.51%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (7.32%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (7.32%) logstash
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (4.88%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.44%) Marathon
6 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.44%) Mesos
6 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Dell
2 9 (21.95%) BMC
2 9 (21.95%) CA
2 9 (21.95%) HP
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) IBM
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle
5 3 (7.32%) AppDynamics
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) Splunk
7 1 (2.44%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) RightScale
7 1 (2.44%) Twitter
7 1 (2.44%) VMware
7 1 (2.44%) WSO2
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Rate: £500 - £700 per day
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Rate: From £500 to £750 per day
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