Period
to 16 September 2021

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 16 September 2021 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
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 53 34 85
Rank change year-on-year -19 +51 -33
Contract jobs citing Puppet 5 8 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.75% 2.65% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.20% 20.51% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
10th Percentile £505 £329 £400
25th Percentile £513 £366 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £395 £573
Median % change year-on-year +32.91% -31.00% +4.09%
75th Percentile £550 £429 £600
90th Percentile £595 £463 £675
East of England median daily rate £550 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +29.41% -15.00% -

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 61 39 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 9.17% 12.91% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 33 85
10th Percentile £149 £303 £203
25th Percentile £315 £359 £340
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £450 £400
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +12.50% -5.88%
75th Percentile £600 £525 £513
90th Percentile £625 £535 £600
East of England median daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £16.75
East of England median hourly rate £28.56 £19.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +46.46% +21.88% -8.57%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Cambridgeshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Puppet in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Puppet in Cambridgeshire

Puppet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Puppet in Cambridgeshire.

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 16 September 2021. 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 -12 5 £525 +57.30% 7
Puppet
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
1 5 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (80.00%) GCP
2 4 (80.00%) Azure
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 3 (60.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) Go
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

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%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Azure
2 4 (80.00%) GCP
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon EKS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Buildbot
2 1 (20.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (20.00%) TestRail
2 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) React Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Open Source
5 1 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Test Management
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Workforce Productivity
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Scala
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Go
5 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) Grafana
2 1 (20.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (20.00%) Scalr
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google