Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 60 85
Rank change year-on-year -27 +25 -55
Contract jobs citing Puppet 7 24 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.59% 2.14% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.45% 21.62% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £650 £550 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +18.92% -2.63%
10th Percentile £443 £420 £411
90th Percentile £725 £633 £524
East of England median daily rate £525 £500 £513
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 94 111 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.92% 9.88% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 52 37
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £189 £241 £188
90th Percentile £636 £586 £515
East of England median daily rate £428 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% -5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £14.67
% change year-on-year - +19.29% -16.17%

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019. 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 -26 6 £650 +13.04% 14
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) Ansible
2 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
3 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Terraform
4 3 (42.86%) Salt
5 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Rancher
5 2 (28.57%) React
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) Google
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) IaaS
5 2 (28.57%) PaaS
5 2 (28.57%) Hudson

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 (14.29%) Apache Pig
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (14.29%) Mule
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (28.57%) IaaS
3 2 (28.57%) PaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) HBase
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Hudson
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Lead Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Platform Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Deployment Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
1 2 (28.57%) React
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Java EE
2 1 (14.29%) RAML
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XHTML
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) API Design
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Server Management
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) Ansible
3 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
4 3 (42.86%) Salt
4 3 (42.86%) Terraform
5 2 (28.57%) Rancher
6 1 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (14.29%) Knative
6 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google
1 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat