Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 13 December 2018 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 31 28
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing Puppet 1 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.53% 0.49% 3.86%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.26% 3.45% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
Chester median daily rate £405 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.74% +10.47% -1.71%
10th Percentile £393 £463 £412
90th Percentile £418 £488 £476
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £525 £450
% change year-on-year -23.81% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire 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 Chester with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 19 29 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 10.05% 14.15% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 14
Chester median daily rate £280 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.40% -26.47% -1.45%
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £470 £425
% change year-on-year -14.89% +10.59% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Chester median hourly rate £28.72 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.74% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +34.62% -7.14% -56.92%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Chester

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Chester

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google