The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Puppet
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell - 0.36% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +2.22% +16.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 30 36 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 11.36% 13.09% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 17
Median daily rate £225 £500 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.00% +29.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £380 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £15.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Puppet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Bracknell

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Puppet in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Vagrant
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Confluence
3 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) AppDynamics
4 2 (40.00%) PagerDuty
4 2 (40.00%) Pingdom
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) nginx
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 3 (60.00%) Confluence
1 3 (60.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (20.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) AWS DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) Pingdom
4 1 (20.00%) Consul
4 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) AppDynamics
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (40.00%) PagerDuty
3 1 (20.00%) New Relic
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (20.00%) VMware