Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 103 95
Rank change year-on-year +54 -8 -19
Contract jobs citing Puppet 87 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.03% 0.77% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.00% 12.00% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 10 9
Bristol median daily rate £425 £383 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -33.48% +26.03%
10th Percentile £395 £291 £367
90th Percentile £488 £494 £625
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £463
% change year-on-year - -8.11% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 300 125 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.90% 6.45% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 84 109
Bristol median daily rate £425 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.58% -4.82% -3.45%
10th Percentile £263 £179 £219
90th Percentile £538 £547 £568
South West median daily rate £425 £410 £366
% change year-on-year +3.66% +11.95% -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 4
Bristol median hourly rate £36.25 £18.63 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.63% -54.29% +91.76%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.44 £23.94
90th Percentile £47.00 £19.81 £46.23
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £22.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +82.55% -43.13% +60.00%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Bristol

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Bristol

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Bristol over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 68 (78.16%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (77.01%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (72.41%) Java
3 63 (72.41%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (72.41%) Ansible
4 55 (63.22%) Continuous Integration
5 51 (58.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 47 (54.02%) MySQL
6 47 (54.02%) Oracle
7 46 (52.87%) Migration
8 45 (51.72%) PostgreSQL
8 45 (51.72%) Tomcat
9 43 (49.43%) OO
9 43 (49.43%) NoSQL
10 42 (48.28%) MSTest
10 42 (48.28%) TDD
10 42 (48.28%) NUnit
10 42 (48.28%) WebSphere
10 42 (48.28%) WebLogic
10 42 (48.28%) OpenStack
11 35 (40.23%) DevOps
12 29 (33.33%) Linux
13 28 (32.18%) Docker
14 24 (27.59%) Jenkins
15 17 (19.54%) Git (software)
16 14 (16.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 14 (16.09%) Python
17 12 (13.79%) CentOS
17 12 (13.79%) Maven
17 12 (13.79%) Bash Shell

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 45 (51.72%) Tomcat
2 42 (48.28%) OpenStack
2 42 (48.28%) WebLogic
2 42 (48.28%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.45%) Apache
3 3 (3.45%) JBoss
4 2 (2.30%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.15%) CMS
5 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.15%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.15%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (5.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 68 (78.16%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (58.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (13.79%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (5.75%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (5.75%) Amazon S3
4 5 (5.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (4.60%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.60%) IaaS
5 4 (4.60%) PaaS
6 3 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.15%) GitHub
7 1 (1.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Firewall
2 3 (3.45%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.30%) DNS
3 2 (2.30%) VPN
4 1 (1.15%) Internet
4 1 (1.15%) Network Security
4 1 (1.15%) SMS
4 1 (1.15%) SSH
4 1 (1.15%) SSL
4 1 (1.15%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (54.02%) MySQL
2 45 (51.72%) PostgreSQL
3 43 (49.43%) NoSQL
4 8 (9.20%) MarkLogic
5 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 42 (48.28%) MSTest
1 42 (48.28%) NUnit
2 24 (27.59%) Jenkins
3 17 (19.54%) Git (software)
4 14 (16.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (13.79%) Maven
6 3 (3.45%) Ant
6 3 (3.45%) Selenium
6 3 (3.45%) Travis CI
6 3 (3.45%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.30%) Hudson
7 2 (2.30%) Subversion
8 1 (1.15%) GoCD
8 1 (1.15%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.15%) PostCSS
General
1 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.45%) Banking
2 3 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.15%) Law
3 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 47 (54.02%) Developer
2 46 (52.87%) Java Developer
3 31 (35.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) AWS Developer
4 12 (13.79%) AWS DevOps
5 11 (12.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 11 (12.64%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (5.75%) Administrator
6 5 (5.75%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (5.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.45%) Java Engineer
8 2 (2.30%) Architect
8 2 (2.30%) AWS Architect
8 2 (2.30%) Azure Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) AWS Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.15%) Lead DevOps
9 1 (1.15%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 1 (1.15%) Optimisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.64%) Spring
2 9 (10.34%) Spring Boot
3 6 (6.90%) XML
4 4 (4.60%) LAMP
4 4 (4.60%) Node.js
5 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (3.45%) JSP
5 3 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (3.45%) LDAP
5 3 (3.45%) React
5 3 (3.45%) Struts
6 2 (2.30%) .NET
6 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.30%) JSON
6 2 (2.30%) RESTful
6 2 (2.30%) Web Services
7 1 (1.15%) CSS
7 1 (1.15%) HTML
7 1 (1.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (5.75%) Wiki
3 4 (4.60%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.60%) User Experience
4 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.45%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (13.79%) CentOS
3 10 (11.49%) Unix
4 9 (10.34%) Windows
5 8 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.60%) Debian
6 4 (4.60%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.60%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (77.01%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (63.22%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (52.87%) Migration
4 43 (49.43%) OO
5 42 (48.28%) TDD
6 35 (40.23%) DevOps
7 9 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 9 (10.34%) Scrum
8 6 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (6.90%) Microservices
9 5 (5.75%) Build Automation
9 5 (5.75%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.75%) Data Extraction
9 5 (5.75%) ETL
9 5 (5.75%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.60%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.60%) Open Source
10 4 (4.60%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (72.41%) Java
2 14 (16.09%) Python
3 12 (13.79%) Bash Shell
4 10 (11.49%) PowerShell
5 9 (10.34%) Shell Script
6 8 (9.20%) SQL
7 5 (5.75%) Korn
7 5 (5.75%) Perl
8 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.60%) PHP
9 1 (1.15%) ES6
9 1 (1.15%) Go
9 1 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) BS25999
1 1 (1.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 28 (32.18%) Docker
2 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.45%) NFS
3 3 (3.45%) Samba
3 3 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.15%) iptables
Systems Management
1 63 (72.41%) Ansible
1 63 (72.41%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.90%) Terraform
3 4 (4.60%) Packer
4 1 (1.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (54.02%) Oracle
2 9 (10.34%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.60%) VMware
4 3 (3.45%) Citrix
4 3 (3.45%) Google
4 3 (3.45%) MKS
5 2 (2.30%) Microsoft