Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 132 106 71
Rank change year-on-year -26 -35 +17
Contract jobs citing Puppet 115 164 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.71% 2.34% 3.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.42% 18.26% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 142 167
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £536
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.61% +7.20%
10th Percentile £432 £425 £388
90th Percentile £675 £660 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

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 1,221 898 686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.19% 12.80% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 723 545
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £338 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 13
City of London median hourly rate £20.65 £19.50 £22.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.87% -12.69% +8.29%
10th Percentile £16.05 £11.81 £13.48
90th Percentile £23.63 £67.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £23.35
% change year-on-year +5.00% -14.34% +13.20%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
London Bridge -33 19 £550 -
Puppet
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 72 (62.61%) Ansible
2 71 (61.74%) DevOps
3 69 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
4 60 (52.17%) Linux
4 60 (52.17%) Opscode Chef
5 50 (43.48%) Jenkins
6 48 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (40.00%) Java
7 46 (40.00%) Python
8 45 (39.13%) Docker
9 44 (38.26%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (38.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 41 (35.65%) Configuration Management
11 34 (29.57%) Git (software)
12 32 (27.83%) Finance
13 30 (26.09%) Bash Shell
14 28 (24.35%) TDD
14 28 (24.35%) Tomcat
14 28 (24.35%) Terraform
15 26 (22.61%) Kubernetes
15 26 (22.61%) NoSQL
16 25 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
17 24 (20.87%) Oracle
18 23 (20.00%) MySQL
18 23 (20.00%) WebSphere
19 22 (19.13%) WebLogic
20 21 (18.26%) OO
21 20 (17.39%) OpenStack
22 19 (16.52%) Microservices
22 19 (16.52%) Red Hat

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 28 (24.35%) Tomcat
2 23 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 22 (19.13%) WebLogic
4 20 (17.39%) OpenStack
5 13 (11.30%) nginx
6 12 (10.43%) Apache
7 5 (4.35%) Apache Spark
7 5 (4.35%) IIS
8 4 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (3.48%) Jetty
8 4 (3.48%) Mongrel
9 3 (2.61%) JBoss
10 1 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.87%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 69 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (38.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (9.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (7.83%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (6.96%) GitHub
6 7 (6.09%) Datadog
6 7 (6.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (5.22%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (5.22%) Amazon S3
7 6 (5.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (5.22%) PaaS
8 5 (4.35%) Google App Engine
9 4 (3.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (3.48%) Serverless
10 3 (2.61%) IaaS
10 3 (2.61%) Slack
10 3 (2.61%) Trello
11 2 (1.74%) AWS CloudTrail
11 2 (1.74%) OpenShift
11 2 (1.74%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.83%) HTTP
3 8 (6.96%) DNS
4 7 (6.09%) SSL
5 6 (5.22%) DHCP
6 5 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (4.35%) Firewall
6 5 (4.35%) FTP
6 5 (4.35%) IPsec
6 5 (4.35%) Network Security
6 5 (4.35%) VPN
7 3 (2.61%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (2.61%) SAN
8 2 (1.74%) LAN
8 2 (1.74%) NAS
8 2 (1.74%) VSAN
8 2 (1.74%) WAN
9 1 (0.87%) AMQP
9 1 (0.87%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.61%) NoSQL
2 25 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (20.00%) MySQL
4 8 (6.96%) Redis
5 5 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.48%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.61%) Amazon Aurora
7 3 (2.61%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.61%) Big Data
8 2 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.74%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (1.74%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.74%) InfluxDB
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.74%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.87%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.87%) KDB
Development Applications
1 50 (43.48%) Jenkins
2 34 (29.57%) Git (software)
3 19 (16.52%) MSTest
3 19 (16.52%) NUnit
4 12 (10.43%) JIRA
5 10 (8.70%) TeamCity
6 9 (7.83%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (6.09%) Travis CI
8 6 (5.22%) Ant
8 6 (5.22%) Artifactory
8 6 (5.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (5.22%) GitLab
8 6 (5.22%) Maven
8 6 (5.22%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (3.48%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.48%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.48%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (2.61%) git-flow
10 3 (2.61%) Gradle
10 3 (2.61%) Subversion
General
1 32 (27.83%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Front Office
3 4 (3.48%) Banking
3 4 (3.48%) Law
4 2 (1.74%) Publishing
5 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (43.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (21.74%) Developer
3 19 (16.52%) Java Developer
4 13 (11.30%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (11.30%) Senior Developer
5 10 (8.70%) AWS Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Senior DevOps
6 9 (7.83%) Digital Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Digital Transformation
6 9 (7.83%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (6.96%) Administrator
7 8 (6.96%) Java Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (6.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) AWS DevOps
8 7 (6.09%) AWS Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (5.22%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.43%) Node.js
2 11 (9.57%) Kafka
3 7 (6.09%) .NET
3 7 (6.09%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (5.22%) HTML
4 6 (5.22%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (4.35%) J2EE
5 5 (4.35%) REST
5 5 (4.35%) Servlets
6 4 (3.48%) CSS
6 4 (3.48%) JSON
7 3 (2.61%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.61%) LDAP
7 3 (2.61%) Sensu
7 3 (2.61%) Spring
7 3 (2.61%) Web Services
8 2 (1.74%) Express
8 2 (1.74%) Play Framework
8 2 (1.74%) React Native
8 2 (1.74%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.83%) Fintech
2 5 (4.35%) User Experience
3 4 (3.48%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.48%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.48%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.48%) Smartcard
3 4 (3.48%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.48%) Video\Live Streaming
4 3 (2.61%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.61%) Social Media
5 2 (1.74%) Blog
5 2 (1.74%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.74%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.74%) Wiki
6 1 (0.87%) Derivative
6 1 (0.87%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 60 (52.17%) Linux
2 15 (13.04%) Unix
3 14 (12.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (11.30%) Windows
5 10 (8.70%) CentOS
6 7 (6.09%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.48%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.74%) Android
8 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.74%) CoreOS
8 2 (1.74%) Debian
9 1 (0.87%) Fedora
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.87%) Solaris
9 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (61.74%) DevOps
2 48 (41.74%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (38.26%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (35.65%) Configuration Management
5 28 (24.35%) TDD
6 21 (18.26%) OO
7 19 (16.52%) Microservices
8 18 (15.65%) Migration
9 14 (12.17%) Open Source
10 11 (9.57%) Kanban
11 10 (8.70%) Test Automation
12 9 (7.83%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 9 (7.83%) Machine Learning
13 8 (6.96%) Data Science
14 6 (5.22%) Build Automation
14 6 (5.22%) Deployment Automation
14 6 (5.22%) ITIL
14 6 (5.22%) Scrum
15 5 (4.35%) E-Commerce
15 5 (4.35%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.00%) Java
1 46 (40.00%) Python
2 30 (26.09%) Bash Shell
3 17 (14.78%) Ruby
4 16 (13.91%) SQL
5 12 (10.43%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.96%) C#
6 8 (6.96%) Go
7 7 (6.09%) Perl
7 7 (6.09%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.48%) PHP
10 3 (2.61%) Groovy
10 3 (2.61%) Scala
10 3 (2.61%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.87%) C
12 1 (0.87%) Haskell
12 1 (0.87%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (12.17%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.70%) Degree
3 9 (7.83%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.09%) RHCE
5 5 (4.35%) CCNP
5 5 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (2.61%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.87%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.87%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) MiFID
System Software
1 45 (39.13%) Docker
2 6 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.48%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.48%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (3.48%) Xen
4 3 (2.61%) Shibboleth
4 3 (2.61%) Varnish
5 2 (1.74%) Ceph
5 2 (1.74%) etcd
5 2 (1.74%) flannel
5 2 (1.74%) GlusterFS
5 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.74%) SkyDNS
6 1 (0.87%) KVM
6 1 (0.87%) NFS
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.87%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 72 (62.61%) Ansible
2 60 (52.17%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (24.35%) Terraform
4 26 (22.61%) Kubernetes
5 8 (6.96%) Grafana
6 7 (6.09%) Consul
6 7 (6.09%) Graphite
7 6 (5.22%) HAProxy
8 5 (4.35%) Packer
9 4 (3.48%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (3.48%) Kibana
9 4 (3.48%) systemd
10 3 (2.61%) Salt
10 3 (2.61%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.74%) HP SIM
11 2 (1.74%) logstash
11 2 (1.74%) Mesos
11 2 (1.74%) rkt
11 2 (1.74%) SCCM
11 2 (1.74%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 24 (20.87%) Oracle
2 19 (16.52%) Red Hat
3 12 (10.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.70%) Google
4 10 (8.70%) Splunk
4 10 (8.70%) VMware
5 5 (4.35%) Cisco
5 5 (4.35%) Qualys
5 5 (4.35%) SaltStack
6 4 (3.48%) Citrix
6 4 (3.48%) Perforce
7 3 (2.61%) F5
7 3 (2.61%) HP
7 3 (2.61%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.61%) webMethods
8 2 (1.74%) Adobe
8 2 (1.74%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.74%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.74%) Dell
8 2 (1.74%) New Relic