Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 69 77
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8 +23
Contract jobs citing Puppet 36 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.16% 2.18% 1.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.35% 17.06% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 23 7
Glasgow median daily rate £488 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.81% -13.89% +100.00%
10th Percentile £316 £319 £389
90th Percentile £575 £600 £511
Scotland median daily rate £550 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% -3.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.50 - -

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 186 170 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.14% 12.75% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 77 86
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £188 £263 £173
90th Percentile £538 £550 £451
Scotland median daily rate £413 £405 £330
% change year-on-year +1.85% +22.73% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.25 £30.00 £40.25
% change year-on-year -29.17% -25.47% +117.57%

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 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 32 (88.89%) Ansible
2 26 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (63.89%) Python
4 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 16 (44.44%) Java
6 16 (44.44%) NoSQL
6 16 (44.44%) DevOps
7 15 (41.67%) Docker
7 15 (41.67%) Deployment Automation
8 14 (38.89%) MongoDB
8 14 (38.89%) Bash Shell
8 14 (38.89%) Spring
8 14 (38.89%) HTML
8 14 (38.89%) Linux
9 13 (36.11%) JBoss
9 13 (36.11%) Unix
9 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
9 13 (36.11%) Ruby
9 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
9 13 (36.11%) QA
9 13 (36.11%) Jetty
9 13 (36.11%) Redis
9 13 (36.11%) Riak
9 13 (36.11%) Cobbler
10 12 (33.33%) JPA
10 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
10 12 (33.33%) Scrum
11 11 (30.56%) TDD
11 11 (30.56%) WebLogic

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 13 (36.11%) JBoss
1 13 (36.11%) Jetty
1 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
2 11 (30.56%) WebLogic
3 9 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (8.33%) Apache
4 3 (8.33%) nginx
5 2 (5.56%) Alfresco
5 2 (5.56%) CMS
5 2 (5.56%) Drupal
5 2 (5.56%) MODX
5 2 (5.56%) WordPress
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (25.00%) IaaS
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (5.56%) Akamai
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (5.56%) Google Analytics
4 2 (5.56%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Mailgun
4 2 (5.56%) npm
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) Datadog
5 1 (2.78%) GitHub
5 1 (2.78%) Heroku
5 1 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) AMQP
2 4 (11.11%) VSAN
3 3 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 14 (38.89%) MongoDB
3 13 (36.11%) Redis
3 13 (36.11%) Riak
4 11 (30.56%) Couchbase
4 11 (30.56%) Hadoop
5 3 (8.33%) MySQL
6 2 (5.56%) MariaDB
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Vagrant
2 9 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (25.00%) Selenium
3 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.78%) GitLab
5 1 (2.78%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (2.78%) JIRA
5 1 (2.78%) Maven
5 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.78%) Subversion
5 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 13 (36.11%) Java Developer
3 11 (30.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Perl Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Python Developer
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) HTML
1 14 (38.89%) Spring
2 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 12 (33.33%) JPA
3 11 (30.56%) HTML5
4 9 (25.00%) JMS
4 9 (25.00%) Kafka
4 9 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 9 (25.00%) TIBCO EMS
4 9 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.56%) CSS
6 2 (5.56%) LAMP
6 2 (5.56%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (5.56%) Node.js
6 2 (5.56%) React
6 2 (5.56%) RESTful
6 2 (5.56%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.78%) REST
7 1 (2.78%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
1 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 2 (5.56%) Wiki
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) Unix
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Windows
4 3 (8.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) DevOps
3 15 (41.67%) Deployment Automation
4 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
5 12 (33.33%) Scrum
6 11 (30.56%) BDD
6 11 (30.56%) Concurrent Programming
6 11 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (30.56%) Multithreading
6 11 (30.56%) TDD
7 10 (27.78%) Kanban
8 9 (25.00%) DSDM
8 9 (25.00%) Integration Testing
8 9 (25.00%) RUP
8 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 9 (25.00%) System Testing
8 9 (25.00%) UML
9 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 4 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (11.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) Python
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (44.44%) Java
4 14 (38.89%) Bash Shell
5 13 (36.11%) Ruby
6 5 (13.89%) SQL
7 4 (11.11%) Perl
7 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 3 (8.33%) PHP
9 2 (5.56%) Korn
9 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.78%) C#
10 1 (2.78%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Docker
2 4 (11.11%) VMware NSX
2 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) Postfix
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (88.89%) Ansible
2 26 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (36.11%) Cobbler
4 7 (19.44%) Terraform
5 4 (11.11%) vRealize
6 3 (8.33%) Salt
7 2 (5.56%) Fail2ban
7 2 (5.56%) HAProxy
8 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
8 1 (2.78%) Nagios
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (2.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) IBM
2 9 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 8 (22.22%) Informatica
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 3 (8.33%) SaltStack
6 2 (5.56%) Adobe
6 2 (5.56%) Google
6 2 (5.56%) Lets Encrypt