Period
to 17 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 17 February 2020 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 44 77
Rank change year-on-year -24 +33 -2
Contract jobs citing Puppet 5 35 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.54% 3.42% 1.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.68% 29.41% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 9
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £575 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £451 £425 £423
90th Percentile £638 £695 £525
East of England median daily rate £488 £520 £538
% change year-on-year -6.25% -3.26% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
East of England median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 136 119 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.66% 11.62% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 59 59
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +4.62%
10th Percentile £283 £321 £228
90th Percentile £583 £630 £563
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 3
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.23% +0.79%
10th Percentile £16.20 £17.50 £15.41
90th Percentile £21.27 £175.00 £37.43
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.23
% change year-on-year -17.14% +23.02% -13.79%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Cambridgeshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Cambridgeshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 17 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Cambridgeshire

Puppet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Puppet in Cambridgeshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 17 February 2020. 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
Cambridge -20 4 £625 +19.05% 13
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2020, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) YAML
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Certification
3 2 (40.00%) boto
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) AWS
2 3 (60.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon ECS
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (40.00%) Serverless
3 2 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Azure
4 1 (20.00%) GCP
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) PaaS
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (20.00%) Buildbot
2 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) GitLab
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (20.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) boto
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Physics
4 1 (20.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau