The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 24 June 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 24 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing Puppet 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 4.63% 1.63% -
As % of the Systems Management category 45.45% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11 8 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 10.19% 6.50% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Median daily rate £438 £370 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.24% -16.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Puppet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Canary Wharf

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Canary Wharf

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Canary Wharf over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 12 (80.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (73.33%) Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (66.67%) DevOps
4 10 (66.67%) Unix
4 10 (66.67%) Ansible
5 7 (46.67%) Perl
5 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
5 7 (46.67%) Low Latency
5 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (33.33%) Banking
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (26.67%) Open Source
7 4 (26.67%) High Availability
7 4 (26.67%) SaltStack
7 4 (26.67%) CMDB
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) NFS
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) Solaris
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) IaaS
7 4 (26.67%) High-Frequency Trading

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (20.00%) NX-OS
3 1 (6.67%) LDAP
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Perl Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Python Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Grid Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Scripter
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Scripting Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) CMDB
2 3 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 10 (66.67%) DevOps
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (46.67%) Low Latency
4 4 (26.67%) High Availability
4 4 (26.67%) High-Frequency Trading
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 7 (46.67%) Perl
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) NFS
2 3 (20.00%) GPFS
2 3 (20.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (66.67%) Ansible
3 3 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) SaltStack
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Google
3 3 (20.00%) SevOne
3 3 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle