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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 1 July 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 88 76 69
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7 +9
Contract jobs citing Puppet 2 5 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.15% 0.46% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.35% 3.55% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £350
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -33.01%
England median daily rate £576 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.62% - -4.55%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 148 141 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.76% 13.01% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 93 62
10th Percentile £239 £188 £150
25th Percentile £360 £310 £221
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £396 £338
Median % change year-on-year +19.95% +17.33% -11.18%
75th Percentile £520 £473 £500
90th Percentile £563 £597 £598
England median daily rate £575 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
10th Percentile £18.05 £17.63 £12.43
25th Percentile £19.25 £22.50 £13.63
Median hourly rate £22.50 £39.75 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year -43.40% +148.44% -13.51%
75th Percentile £41.88 £50.94 £48.15
90th Percentile £52.75 £54.25 £52.26
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.35% +17.95% +5.41%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in the East Midlands

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Puppet in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Puppet in the East Midlands

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire +7 2 £450 +24.14% 3
Puppet
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Samba

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon ECS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Fargate
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (50.00%) GCP
1 1 (50.00%) Route 53
1 1 (50.00%) Serverless
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (50.00%) GLBP
2 1 (50.00%) HSRP
2 1 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) RIP
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Influencing Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Storage Management
2 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) iptables
2 1 (50.00%) pfSense
2 1 (50.00%) Samba
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) CloudForms
2 1 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Terraform
2 1 (50.00%) yum
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) PlateSpin
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Tanium
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Zerto