Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 22 July 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 91 65
Rank change year-on-year -23 -26 +58
Contract jobs citing Puppet 156 176 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.22% 2.71% 3.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.74% 24.24% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 142 199
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £381
90th Percentile £665 £649 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 991 726 806
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.11% 11.17% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 591 638
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £308
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 8 8
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £20.67 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.79% +0.82% +28.13%
10th Percentile £13.27 £15.40 £18.50
90th Percentile £30.38 £25.29 £24.54
Central London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.67 £20.50
% change year-on-year -8.07% +0.82% +18.84%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in the City of London

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in the City of London

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in the City of London

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the City of London region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. 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
London Bridge +4 16 £525 -
Puppet
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 City of London region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 105 (67.31%) Ansible
2 101 (64.74%) Amazon AWS
3 95 (60.90%) DevOps
4 83 (53.21%) Opscode Chef
4 83 (53.21%) Jenkins
4 83 (53.21%) Linux
5 73 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (42.95%) Python
6 67 (42.95%) Docker
7 63 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
8 58 (37.18%) Terraform
9 47 (30.13%) Configuration Management
10 45 (28.85%) Java
11 44 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
12 43 (27.56%) Git (software)
13 42 (26.92%) Kubernetes
14 36 (23.08%) Finance
15 33 (21.15%) Ruby
16 32 (20.51%) Bash Shell
17 31 (19.87%) Microservices
18 28 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
18 28 (17.95%) Amazon EC2
18 28 (17.95%) Unix
19 27 (17.31%) TDD
20 26 (16.67%) Amazon S3
20 26 (16.67%) Windows
21 24 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
21 24 (15.38%) Splunk
22 22 (14.10%) MongoDB
22 22 (14.10%) Virtual Private Cloud

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 8 (5.13%) nginx
1 8 (5.13%) OpenStack
1 8 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (3.21%) Apache
3 5 (3.21%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.28%) Confluence
5 2 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.28%) IIS
5 2 (1.28%) JBoss
5 2 (1.28%) Jetty
6 1 (0.64%) CMS
6 1 (0.64%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 101 (64.74%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (28.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (17.95%) Amazon EC2
4 26 (16.67%) Amazon S3
5 24 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
6 22 (14.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 15 (9.62%) Amazon ELB
8 14 (8.97%) PaaS
8 14 (8.97%) Route 53
8 14 (8.97%) Serverless
9 12 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (6.41%) CloudFront
10 10 (6.41%) GitHub
11 9 (5.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 9 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (5.77%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (5.77%) OpenShift
12 7 (4.49%) SaaS
13 5 (3.21%) IaaS
13 5 (3.21%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.82%) DNS
2 16 (10.26%) Firewall
3 11 (7.05%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.77%) SSL
5 5 (3.21%) HTTP
6 4 (2.56%) FTP
7 3 (1.92%) Network Security
8 2 (1.28%) Internet
8 2 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.28%) LAN
8 2 (1.28%) SAN
8 2 (1.28%) SNMP
8 2 (1.28%) VPN
9 1 (0.64%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.64%) Intranet
9 1 (0.64%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.64%) SMTP
9 1 (0.64%) SSH
9 1 (0.64%) WAN
9 1 (0.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.10%) MongoDB
2 21 (13.46%) Big Data
3 19 (12.18%) Hadoop
3 19 (12.18%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (10.90%) MySQL
4 17 (10.90%) NoSQL
5 15 (9.62%) SQL Server
6 12 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (7.05%) Apache Hive
7 11 (7.05%) Impala
7 11 (7.05%) Sqoop
8 5 (3.21%) Redis
9 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.28%) Blockchain
10 2 (1.28%) InfluxDB
10 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.64%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.64%) HDInsight
11 1 (0.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 83 (53.21%) Jenkins
2 43 (27.56%) Git (software)
3 19 (12.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 15 (9.62%) Maven
4 15 (9.62%) TeamCity
5 14 (8.97%) JIRA
6 12 (7.69%) Gradle
7 8 (5.13%) Artifactory
7 8 (5.13%) GitLab
8 7 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (3.85%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.85%) Selenium
10 5 (3.21%) MSTest
10 5 (3.21%) NUnit
10 5 (3.21%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.56%) JUnit
11 4 (2.56%) Liquibase
11 4 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (2.56%) Subversion
11 4 (2.56%) Travis CI
General
1 36 (23.08%) Finance
2 17 (10.90%) Banking
3 9 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.21%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.56%) Law
7 3 (1.92%) Marketing
7 3 (1.92%) Publishing
8 2 (1.28%) Games
8 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.64%) Electronics
9 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (40.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (16.03%) Developer
3 21 (13.46%) AWS DevOps
4 20 (12.82%) Java Developer
5 19 (12.18%) Platform Engineer
6 16 (10.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 16 (10.26%) AWS Engineer
6 16 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (8.97%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
9 11 (7.05%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (6.41%) Architect
10 10 (6.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 9 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 8 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 6 (3.85%) AWS Developer
13 6 (3.85%) Java Engineer
14 5 (3.21%) Administrator
14 5 (3.21%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.54%) Node.js
2 14 (8.97%) Elastic Stack
3 13 (8.33%) Spring Boot
4 12 (7.69%) JSON
4 12 (7.69%) REST
5 8 (5.13%) Spring
5 8 (5.13%) Web Services
6 6 (3.85%) CSS
6 6 (3.85%) HTML
6 6 (3.85%) RESTful
7 5 (3.21%) Kafka
7 5 (3.21%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.56%) jQuery
8 4 (2.56%) Sensu
8 4 (2.56%) SOAP
8 4 (2.56%) Spring MVC
9 3 (1.92%) .NET
9 3 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.05%) Fintech
1 11 (7.05%) Linux Command Line
1 11 (7.05%) Wiki
2 9 (5.77%) Hedge funds
3 6 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.21%) User Experience
5 4 (2.56%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.56%) Smartcard
5 4 (2.56%) Thin Client
5 4 (2.56%) Video\Live Streaming
5 4 (2.56%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.92%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.28%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.64%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.64%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 83 (53.21%) Linux
2 28 (17.95%) Unix
3 26 (16.67%) Windows
4 12 (7.69%) CentOS
5 9 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (5.77%) Windows Server
6 8 (5.13%) Ubuntu
7 4 (2.56%) CoreOS
8 3 (1.92%) VMS
9 2 (1.28%) DC/OS
9 2 (1.28%) Debian
9 2 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.64%) Solaris
10 1 (0.64%) SUSE
10 1 (0.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (60.90%) DevOps
2 73 (46.79%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (30.13%) Configuration Management
5 31 (19.87%) Microservices
6 28 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
7 27 (17.31%) TDD
8 22 (14.10%) Test Automation
9 20 (12.82%) Scrum
10 18 (11.54%) Deployment Automation
11 17 (10.90%) Migration
12 13 (8.33%) Build Automation
13 12 (7.69%) Open Source
14 11 (7.05%) Data Analysis
14 11 (7.05%) Data Extraction
14 11 (7.05%) ETL
15 10 (6.41%) Load Balancing
15 10 (6.41%) Software Engineering
16 9 (5.77%) BDD
16 9 (5.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.95%) Python
2 45 (28.85%) Java
3 33 (21.15%) Ruby
4 32 (20.51%) Bash Shell
5 22 (14.10%) Shell Script
6 20 (12.82%) PowerShell
6 20 (12.82%) SQL
7 18 (11.54%) JavaScript
8 15 (9.62%) Java 8
9 12 (7.69%) Perl
10 11 (7.05%) Korn
11 6 (3.85%) Groovy
11 6 (3.85%) PHP
11 6 (3.85%) Scala
12 4 (2.56%) Go
13 3 (1.92%) C++
14 2 (1.28%) ES6
15 1 (0.64%) C
15 1 (0.64%) C#
15 1 (0.64%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 13 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.49%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.21%) Degree
4 3 (1.92%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.92%) RHCE
5 1 (0.64%) OCP
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) QA
2 5 (3.21%) GCP
3 2 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 67 (42.95%) Docker
2 11 (7.05%) HDFS
3 7 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.56%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.92%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.92%) vSphere
6 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.28%) iptables
6 2 (1.28%) NFS
6 2 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.64%) Gluster
7 1 (0.64%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.64%) Samba
7 1 (0.64%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 105 (67.31%) Ansible
2 83 (53.21%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (37.18%) Terraform
4 42 (26.92%) Kubernetes
5 14 (8.97%) Docker Swarm
6 11 (7.05%) Hadoop YARN
7 8 (5.13%) Sysdig
8 7 (4.49%) Kibana
8 7 (4.49%) Mesos
9 6 (3.85%) Packer
10 5 (3.21%) HAProxy
10 5 (3.21%) Rancher
10 5 (3.21%) Salt
11 4 (2.56%) logstash
11 4 (2.56%) Nagios
11 4 (2.56%) systemd
11 4 (2.56%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.92%) Grafana
12 3 (1.92%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 2 (1.28%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 24 (15.38%) Splunk
2 22 (14.10%) Oracle
3 16 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 11 (7.05%) Cloudera
4 11 (7.05%) VMware
5 9 (5.77%) Google
6 8 (5.13%) AppDynamics
7 6 (3.85%) New Relic
8 5 (3.21%) Adobe
8 5 (3.21%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.21%) SaltStack
9 4 (2.56%) Capita
9 4 (2.56%) Citrix
9 4 (2.56%) hybris
10 3 (1.92%) PagerDuty
10 3 (1.92%) TOWER Software
11 2 (1.28%) Black Duck
11 2 (1.28%) Perforce
12 1 (0.64%) Cisco
12 1 (0.64%) TIBCO