Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 114 124
Rank change year-on-year -14 +10 -73
Contract jobs citing Puppet 103 160 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.75% 2.27% 1.95%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.50% 13.68% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 131 123
City of London median daily rate £575 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% - -4.55%
10th Percentile £469 £413 £414
90th Percentile £738 £638 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £105.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £105.00 - -

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 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 981 1,170 812
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.63% 16.57% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 797 945 659
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +1.45% +8.95%
10th Percentile £343 £308 £324
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 6
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -15.96% -19.09%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.80 £15.75
90th Percentile £50.31 £25.50 £47.50
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.63% -1.58% -30.91%

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 14 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in the City of London

Puppet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 14 November 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
Moorgate - 7 £500 -
Puppet
Central London

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 76 (73.79%) DevOps
2 73 (70.87%) Ansible
3 54 (52.43%) AWS
4 51 (49.51%) Linux
5 50 (48.54%) Terraform
6 49 (47.57%) Opscode Chef
7 48 (46.60%) Jenkins
8 45 (43.69%) Python
9 43 (41.75%) Docker
10 35 (33.98%) Kubernetes
11 34 (33.01%) Java
12 29 (28.16%) Microservices
13 26 (25.24%) Azure
14 24 (23.30%) Configuration Management
14 24 (23.30%) Infrastructure as Code
15 23 (22.33%) Finance
16 21 (20.39%) Ruby
16 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
17 20 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
19 16 (15.53%) Bash Shell
20 15 (14.56%) Security Cleared
20 15 (14.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
21 14 (13.59%) MongoDB
22 13 (12.62%) Red Hat
23 12 (11.65%) Windows
23 12 (11.65%) Law
23 12 (11.65%) Node.js
23 12 (11.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 12 (11.65%) Ubuntu

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 10 (9.71%) JBoss
2 9 (8.74%) Jetty
2 9 (8.74%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.80%) OpenStack
4 6 (5.83%) Confluence
4 6 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.88%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.91%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.91%) nginx
7 2 (1.94%) Ethereum
7 2 (1.94%) Hyperledger
7 2 (1.94%) IIS
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (1.94%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 54 (52.43%) AWS
2 26 (25.24%) Azure
3 12 (11.65%) GCP
4 10 (9.71%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (9.71%) Serverless
5 8 (7.77%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (7.77%) OpenShift
6 7 (6.80%) Amazon S3
6 7 (6.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (6.80%) GitHub
7 5 (4.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (3.88%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (3.88%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (3.88%) PaaS
9 3 (2.91%) AWS CodePipeline
9 3 (2.91%) IaaS
9 3 (2.91%) Route 53
9 3 (2.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (1.94%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (1.94%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) VPN
2 4 (3.88%) HTTP
2 4 (3.88%) SAN
3 3 (2.91%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.94%) DNS
4 2 (1.94%) Firewall
4 2 (1.94%) Junos
4 2 (1.94%) NAS
4 2 (1.94%) NX-OS
4 2 (1.94%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
4 2 (1.94%) SSH
4 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.97%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.97%) IPsec
5 1 (0.97%) MPLS
5 1 (0.97%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) MongoDB
2 10 (9.71%) Hadoop
2 10 (9.71%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.80%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.83%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (4.85%) MySQL
6 3 (2.91%) Big Data
6 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.94%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.94%) DB2
7 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.94%) OLAP
7 2 (1.94%) Power BI
7 2 (1.94%) QlikView
7 2 (1.94%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Ignite
8 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 48 (46.60%) Jenkins
2 21 (20.39%) Git (software)
3 15 (14.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (7.77%) Travis CI
5 7 (6.80%) JIRA
6 6 (5.83%) CircleCI
7 5 (4.85%) Subversion
8 4 (3.88%) GitLab
8 4 (3.88%) Maven
8 4 (3.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (3.88%) SonarQube
8 4 (3.88%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (3.88%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.91%) Ant
9 3 (2.91%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.91%) Gradle
9 3 (2.91%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.94%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.94%) IntelliJ
General
1 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 12 (11.65%) Law
3 5 (4.85%) Banking
4 4 (3.88%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.88%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Billing
5 2 (1.94%) Front Office
5 2 (1.94%) Publishing
6 1 (0.97%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (55.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (20.39%) AWS DevOps
2 21 (20.39%) AWS Engineer
3 19 (18.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 11 (10.68%) Developer
5 10 (9.71%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 7 (6.80%) Azure DevOps
8 7 (6.80%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Architect
9 6 (5.83%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Python Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) Network Engineer
12 3 (2.91%) Cloud Engineer
12 3 (2.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 3 (2.91%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.65%) Node.js
2 10 (9.71%) Spring
3 9 (8.74%) Hibernate
4 8 (7.77%) Web Services
5 7 (6.80%) Spring Boot
6 5 (4.85%) Elastic Stack
6 5 (4.85%) Kafka
7 4 (3.88%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (3.88%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (3.88%) RESTful
7 4 (3.88%) STL
8 2 (1.94%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.94%) Apache Camel
8 2 (1.94%) GWT
8 2 (1.94%) HTML5
8 2 (1.94%) jQuery
8 2 (1.94%) JSON
8 2 (1.94%) Qt
8 2 (1.94%) REST
8 2 (1.94%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (2.91%) Social Media
3 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.94%) Blog
3 2 (1.94%) Clustering
3 2 (1.94%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.94%) Derivative
3 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.94%) Replication
3 2 (1.94%) User Experience
4 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.97%) iSeries
4 1 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.97%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 51 (49.51%) Linux
2 12 (11.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (11.65%) Ubuntu
2 12 (11.65%) Windows
3 10 (9.71%) Unix
4 4 (3.88%) CentOS
4 4 (3.88%) Solaris
5 3 (2.91%) Debian
6 2 (1.94%) Android
6 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.94%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.97%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (73.79%) DevOps
2 29 (28.16%) Microservices
3 24 (23.30%) Configuration Management
3 24 (23.30%) Infrastructure as Code
4 20 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (9.71%) Infrastructure Automation
6 10 (9.71%) Migration
6 10 (9.71%) TDD
7 9 (8.74%) Multithreading
8 8 (7.77%) E-Commerce
8 8 (7.77%) Open Source
8 8 (7.77%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.77%) Test Automation
9 7 (6.80%) BDD
9 7 (6.80%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 6 (5.83%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (5.83%) Kanban
10 6 (5.83%) Software Delivery
11 5 (4.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (43.69%) Python
2 34 (33.01%) Java
3 21 (20.39%) Ruby
4 16 (15.53%) Bash Shell
5 10 (9.71%) Go
6 8 (7.77%) Perl
7 7 (6.80%) JavaScript
7 7 (6.80%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.88%) C++
9 3 (2.91%) SQL
10 2 (1.94%) C#
10 2 (1.94%) Clojure
10 2 (1.94%) ClojureScript
10 2 (1.94%) Groovy
10 2 (1.94%) PHP
10 2 (1.94%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.94%) Scala
10 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.71%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.80%) AWS Certification
4 3 (2.91%) Degree
4 3 (2.91%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.97%) CCIE
6 1 (0.97%) CCNP
6 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 43 (41.75%) Docker
2 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.91%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.91%) KVM
4 2 (1.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.94%) Xen
5 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.97%) etcd
5 1 (0.97%) Varnish
5 1 (0.97%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 73 (70.87%) Ansible
2 50 (48.54%) Terraform
3 49 (47.57%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (33.98%) Kubernetes
5 8 (7.77%) Cobbler
6 6 (5.83%) Consul
6 6 (5.83%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (5.83%) Mesos
6 6 (5.83%) Rancher
7 5 (4.85%) Grafana
7 5 (4.85%) Salt
8 4 (3.88%) Graphite
8 4 (3.88%) Packer
8 4 (3.88%) Prometheus
9 2 (1.94%) Control-M
9 2 (1.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (1.94%) Nagios
9 2 (1.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Red Hat
2 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.80%) SaltStack
3 7 (6.80%) VMware
4 6 (5.83%) Splunk
5 5 (4.85%) Google
5 5 (4.85%) Oracle
6 4 (3.88%) Cisco
6 4 (3.88%) Cloudera
6 4 (3.88%) Sybase
7 3 (2.91%) Citrix
7 3 (2.91%) EMC
7 3 (2.91%) HP
7 3 (2.91%) New Relic
8 2 (1.94%) Dell
8 2 (1.94%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.94%) IBM
8 2 (1.94%) Juniper
8 2 (1.94%) Sun
8 2 (1.94%) Tableau