Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 7 August 2020 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 62 26
Rank change year-on-year +13 -36 -4
Contract jobs citing Puppet 7 18 109
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Croydon 2.82% 2.52% 9.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.77% 7.73% 35.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 84
Median daily rate £525 £595 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +13.51%
10th Percentile £433 £500 £454
90th Percentile £540 £680 £575
South London median daily rate £533 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -3.18% +4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South 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 Croydon with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 65 233 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 26.21% 32.59% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 185 205
Median daily rate £525 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £291 £425 £324
90th Percentile £622 £661 £631
South London median daily rate £500 £561 £525
% change year-on-year -10.91% +6.90% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Median hourly rate £47.83 £45.96 £43.92
% change year-on-year +4.07% +4.65% -6.56%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Croydon

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Puppet in Croydon.

Daily rate trend for Puppet in Croydon

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Confluence
2 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Debian
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 6 (85.71%) Ubuntu
2 6 (85.71%) JIRA
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) VLAN
4 4 (57.14%) YAML
4 4 (57.14%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
4 4 (57.14%) Patch Management
4 4 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) LDAP
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) HTTP

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 6 (85.71%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Jetty
2 2 (28.57%) MQSeries
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Fuse
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DHCP
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
1 4 (57.14%) OpenLDAP
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) SSL
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Jenkins
1 6 (85.71%) JIRA
1 6 (85.71%) Maven
2 4 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (28.57%) Ant
3 2 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
3 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) FishEye
3 2 (28.57%) Gradle
3 2 (28.57%) Hudson
3 2 (28.57%) IntelliJ
3 2 (28.57%) Leiningen
3 2 (28.57%) Mercurial
3 2 (28.57%) Poseidon for UML
3 2 (28.57%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (28.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Java Solutions Architect
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) LDAP
1 4 (57.14%) YAML
2 2 (28.57%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Camel
2 2 (28.57%) GWT
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (28.57%) Play Framework
2 2 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (28.57%) React
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
2 2 (28.57%) STL
2 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) CentOS
1 6 (85.71%) Debian
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Ubuntu
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Asset Management
3 4 (57.14%) Capacity Management
3 4 (57.14%) Log Aggregation
3 4 (57.14%) Patch Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (28.57%) JVM Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Server Management
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Clojure
3 2 (28.57%) ClojureScript
3 2 (28.57%) Groovy
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Salt
2 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Sophos
3 2 (28.57%) Axway
3 2 (28.57%) Cloudera
3 2 (28.57%) Hortonworks
3 2 (28.57%) MuleSoft
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Sparx
3 2 (28.57%) Sybase
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft