The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 50 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing Puppet 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.38% 0.88% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.51% 11.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £450 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +2.22% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 Glasgow with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 57 42 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 10.90% 7.38% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 45
Median daily rate £400 £286 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.73% +6.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £110 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Puppet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Glasgow

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Glasgow

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) logstash
2 4 (80.00%) AppDynamics
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Kafka
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Flume
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (20.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Kafka
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (80.00%) logstash
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (60.00%) Data Guard
4 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
4 1 (20.00%) Mesos
4 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) AppDynamics
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat