Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 78 88
Rank change year-on-year -27 +10 -3
Contract jobs citing Puppet 19 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.95% 1.47% 0.90%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.82% 15.70% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 8
Bristol median daily rate £500 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £453 £313 £303
90th Percentile £570 £524 £490
South West median daily rate £500 £495 £488
% change year-on-year +1.01% +1.54% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 243 172 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 12.18% 9.38% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 104 67
Bristol median daily rate £475 £401 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.38% +23.46% -9.72%
10th Percentile £324 £192 £222
90th Percentile £588 £625 £525
South West median daily rate £463 £438 £375
% change year-on-year +5.71% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 3
Bristol median hourly rate £35.63 £17.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.57% -57.83% +137.14%
10th Percentile £26.65 £15.65 £22.45
90th Percentile £44.83 £19.39 £46.65
South West median hourly rate £36.88 £18.06 £40.00
% change year-on-year +104.15% -54.84% +119.18%

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 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 17 (89.47%) DevOps
2 13 (68.42%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (63.16%) Ansible
4 11 (57.89%) Docker
4 11 (57.89%) Python
5 10 (52.63%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
7 6 (31.58%) Terraform
8 5 (26.32%) Microservices
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
9 4 (21.05%) PaaS
9 4 (21.05%) IaaS
9 4 (21.05%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
9 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (15.79%) Multithreaded Programming
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (15.79%) TDD
10 3 (15.79%) Banking
10 3 (15.79%) Spring
10 3 (15.79%) Migration
10 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
10 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
10 3 (15.79%) Node.js
10 3 (15.79%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (15.79%) Open Source

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 3 (15.79%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.26%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (21.05%) IaaS
3 4 (21.05%) PaaS
4 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) SSH
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) GitLab
3 1 (5.26%) GoCD
3 1 (5.26%) Liquibase
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (21.05%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
1 3 (15.79%) JPA
1 3 (15.79%) Node.js
1 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) CentOS
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) Microservices
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Multithreaded Programming
4 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
4 3 (15.79%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 1 (5.26%) Business Development
5 1 (5.26%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) Go
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (63.16%) Ansible
3 6 (31.58%) Terraform
4 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
5 1 (5.26%) Nagios
5 1 (5.26%) Packer
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat