Period
to 18 January 2019

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 6 months to 18 January 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 55 78
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23 +11
Contract jobs citing Puppet 37 33 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.36% 2.84% 0.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.26% 22.00% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 2
Glasgow median daily rate £410 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +0.63% +76.67%
10th Percentile £323 £319 £345
90th Percentile £500 £600 £444
Scotland median daily rate £550 £475 £420
% change year-on-year +15.79% +13.10% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 174 150 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.10% 12.92% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 87 82
Glasgow median daily rate £410 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +11.50% +19.58%
10th Percentile £195 £306 £173
90th Percentile £559 £550 £450
Scotland median daily rate £425 £415 £340
% change year-on-year +2.41% +22.06% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Glasgow median hourly rate £34.69 £20.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.46% -53.49% -
10th Percentile £27.02 £19.05 £41.50
90th Percentile £42.21 £20.95 £44.50
Scotland median hourly rate £34.69 £25.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year +38.77% +12.36% +20.27%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 35 (94.59%) Ansible
2 27 (72.97%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (56.76%) Python
4 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (51.35%) Linux
5 19 (51.35%) DevOps
6 17 (45.95%) Jenkins
7 14 (37.84%) Unix
8 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
8 11 (29.73%) Docker
9 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
9 10 (27.03%) Scrum
9 10 (27.03%) VMware
9 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
9 10 (27.03%) Perl
10 9 (24.32%) Java
10 9 (24.32%) Windows
10 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (24.32%) IaaS
11 8 (21.62%) Build Automation
11 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
11 8 (21.62%) Spring
11 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
11 8 (21.62%) SQL
11 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
12 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
12 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
12 7 (18.92%) TDD
12 7 (18.92%) NoSQL

Puppet
Co-occurring 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 7 (18.92%) Tomcat
1 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
2 6 (16.22%) JBoss
2 6 (16.22%) Jetty
3 4 (10.81%) Apache Qpid
4 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.41%) Alfresco
5 2 (5.41%) Apache
5 2 (5.41%) nginx
6 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (24.32%) IaaS
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon S3
2 4 (10.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (8.11%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.41%) npm
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.70%) Datadog
5 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) NAS
1 4 (10.81%) VSAN
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) AMQP
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.81%) Couchbase
2 4 (10.81%) Hadoop
2 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.81%) Redis
2 4 (10.81%) Riak
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Jenkins
2 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
3 7 (18.92%) Vagrant
4 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.81%) FitNesse
4 4 (10.81%) Maven
4 4 (10.81%) Selenium
4 4 (10.81%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.70%) GitLab
5 1 (2.70%) MSTest
5 1 (2.70%) NUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Developer
1 11 (29.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.51%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Perl Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Python Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (8.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Junior
6 2 (5.41%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) Spring
2 6 (16.22%) Hibernate
2 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) JPA
2 6 (16.22%) Kafka
2 6 (16.22%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (10.81%) HTML5
3 4 (10.81%) REST
3 4 (10.81%) SOAP
4 2 (5.41%) CSS
4 2 (5.41%) JMS
4 2 (5.41%) LAMP
4 2 (5.41%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (5.41%) Node.js
4 2 (5.41%) React
4 2 (5.41%) Spring Boot
4 2 (5.41%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.81%) Private Cloud
1 4 (10.81%) Wiki
2 3 (8.11%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Linux
2 14 (37.84%) Unix
3 9 (24.32%) Windows
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.41%) CentOS
6 1 (2.70%) DC/OS
6 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) DevOps
3 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (27.03%) Scrum
4 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
5 8 (21.62%) Build Automation
5 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
6 7 (18.92%) TDD
7 6 (16.22%) BDD
7 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
7 6 (16.22%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (16.22%) Workflow
8 5 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (10.81%) Benchmarking
9 4 (10.81%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (10.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (10.81%) ETL
9 4 (10.81%) Process Improvement
9 4 (10.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Python
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) Perl
3 9 (24.32%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) SQL
5 6 (16.22%) Bash Shell
6 5 (13.51%) Shell Script
7 4 (10.81%) Korn
7 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.41%) PHP
8 2 (5.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
1 4 (10.81%) Master's Degree
1 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Docker
2 4 (10.81%) VMware NSX
2 4 (10.81%) vSphere
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 35 (94.59%) Ansible
2 27 (72.97%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (16.22%) Cobbler
4 4 (10.81%) Nagios
4 4 (10.81%) Terraform
4 4 (10.81%) vRealize
5 3 (8.11%) Salt
6 2 (5.41%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.70%) Packer
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) VMware
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) SaltStack
4 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) Informatica
4 2 (5.41%) Lets Encrypt
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) New Relic
5 1 (2.70%) Splunk