Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 28 July 2017 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 100 108
Rank change year-on-year +40 +8 +6
Contract jobs citing Puppet 57 36 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.52% 1.29% 0.52%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.55% 12.63% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 13 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £474 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.85% +3.13% +1.59%
10th Percentile £313 £350 £360
90th Percentile £575 £495 £460
Scotland median daily rate £430 £424 £400
% change year-on-year +1.47% +5.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 242 285 191
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 10.68% 10.24% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 118 101
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -9.33%
10th Percentile £294 £255 £184
90th Percentile £547 £515 £470
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £20.75 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year -25.00% +113.33% -22.68%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Edinburgh

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Edinburgh

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 41 (71.93%) Linux
2 33 (57.89%) DevOps
3 32 (56.14%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (54.39%) Ansible
5 29 (50.88%) Docker
6 22 (38.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (36.84%) Python
8 20 (35.09%) Jenkins
9 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (31.58%) Red Hat
11 17 (29.82%) Java
12 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (24.56%) OpenShift
13 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
14 11 (19.30%) RESTful
14 11 (19.30%) Web Services
14 11 (19.30%) Scrum
14 11 (19.30%) GitLab
15 10 (17.54%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (17.54%) Unix
15 10 (17.54%) MySQL
15 10 (17.54%) Banking
15 10 (17.54%) Spring
16 9 (15.79%) Cucumber
17 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
17 8 (14.04%) Bash Shell
17 8 (14.04%) Mockito
17 8 (14.04%) JSON
17 8 (14.04%) Disclosure Scotland
17 8 (14.04%) GitHub

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (7.02%) Jupyter
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (24.56%) OpenShift
2 8 (14.04%) GitHub
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.28%) PaaS
4 6 (10.53%) IaaS
4 6 (10.53%) SaaS
5 3 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.51%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.75%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.75%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.75%) Route 53
7 1 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) SSL
2 4 (7.02%) Firewall
2 4 (7.02%) HTTP
3 2 (3.51%) DNS
3 2 (3.51%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (3.51%) SAN
3 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) DSL
4 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) MySQL
1 10 (17.54%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 20 (35.09%) Jenkins
2 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 11 (19.30%) GitLab
4 9 (15.79%) Cucumber
5 8 (14.04%) Mockito
6 5 (8.77%) Artifactory
7 4 (7.02%) Gradle
8 3 (5.26%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (5.26%) Maven
9 2 (3.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
10 1 (1.75%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.75%) Hudson
10 1 (1.75%) JIRA
10 1 (1.75%) Selenium
10 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.75%) Subversion
10 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (17.54%) Banking
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Law
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Java Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (7.02%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Django Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Python Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Python/Django Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Database Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) HTML Developer
6 2 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) RESTful
1 11 (19.30%) Web Services
2 10 (17.54%) Spring
3 8 (14.04%) JSON
4 5 (8.77%) Django
5 4 (7.02%) Java EE
6 3 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.26%) HTML
7 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.51%) CSS
7 2 (3.51%) CSS3
7 2 (3.51%) HTML5
7 2 (3.51%) jQuery
7 2 (3.51%) Sass
7 2 (3.51%) SOAP
8 1 (1.75%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (1.75%) JPA
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Private Cloud
2 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.26%) Replication
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Linux
2 22 (38.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (17.54%) Unix
4 5 (8.77%) Windows
5 4 (7.02%) Debian
6 2 (3.51%) AIX
6 2 (3.51%) CentOS
6 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) DevOps
2 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (19.30%) Scrum
4 7 (12.28%) Configuration Management
4 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.53%) Kanban
6 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.77%) SDLC
6 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.77%) TDD
7 4 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (7.02%) Information Management
7 4 (7.02%) Patch Management
8 3 (5.26%) BDD
8 3 (5.26%) Build Automation
8 3 (5.26%) Migration
8 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.26%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.84%) Python
2 17 (29.82%) Java
3 8 (14.04%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.02%) Perl
4 4 (7.02%) PHP
4 4 (7.02%) Ruby
5 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) C
6 2 (3.51%) ES6
6 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.75%) Groovy
7 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) AWS Certification
1 1 (1.75%) RHCE
1 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (50.88%) Docker
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.51%) RHEV
3 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.75%) LXC
Systems Management
1 32 (56.14%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (54.39%) Ansible
3 7 (12.28%) Kubernetes
3 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Satellite
3 7 (12.28%) vRealize
4 4 (7.02%) Docker Swarm
4 4 (7.02%) Prometheus
4 4 (7.02%) Xymon
5 2 (3.51%) Control-M
5 2 (3.51%) Packer
5 2 (3.51%) Rundeck
5 2 (3.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Red Hat
2 5 (8.77%) VMware
3 2 (3.51%) EMC
3 2 (3.51%) Google
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Splunk
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Rate: Dependant on role
Posted: 8 days ago