Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 20 November 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 98 134
Rank change year-on-year -32 +36 -11
Contract jobs citing Puppet 8 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.34% 0.81% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.74% 7.18% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +8.11% +32.14%
10th Percentile £300 £413 £399
90th Percentile £404 £500 £496
South East median daily rate £490 £450 £401
% change year-on-year +8.89% +12.36% -11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +27.69% - -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 292 195 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 12.35% 11.26% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 95 118
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +21.43% +12.00%
10th Percentile £140 £207 £175
90th Percentile £525 £533 £450
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 6
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £19.00 - £19.00
10th Percentile £11.59 - £16.27
90th Percentile £60.00 - £28.50
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £25.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year -43.96% +29.38% +0.45%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Buckinghamshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Buckinghamshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -32 8 £388 -22.50%
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
2 6 (75.00%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) DevOps
4 4 (50.00%) Docker
4 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (37.50%) Terraform
5 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) CA
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) JBoss
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (25.00%) CCNP
6 2 (25.00%) CCDA
6 2 (25.00%) CCDP
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) DHCP
6 2 (25.00%) DNS
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Juniper

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) DataStax
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Spanish Language
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) DB2 Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Architect
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (25.00%) Guice
1 2 (25.00%) RESTEasy
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) Kafka
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) SUSE
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) API Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCDA
1 2 (25.00%) CCDE
1 2 (25.00%) CCDP
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) vCloud
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Ansible
2 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (37.50%) Terraform
4 2 (25.00%) Ambari
4 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (12.50%) CFEngine
5 1 (12.50%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (12.50%) Nagios
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) SCOM
5 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
5 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
5 1 (12.50%) Unicenter
5 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) CA
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Cloudera
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Infoblox
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Nimsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) SunGard
3 1 (12.50%) VMware