Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 78 88
Rank change year-on-year +17 +10 +10
Contract jobs citing Puppet 31 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.67% 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.83% 3.65% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 1
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £398 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% +76.67% -
10th Percentile £319 £345 £223
90th Percentile £600 £444 £228
Scotland median daily rate £475 £420 £435
% change year-on-year +13.10% -3.45% +10.83%
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 142 137 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.24% 13.12% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 77 85
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.68% +18.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £308 £173 £100
90th Percentile £550 £438 £470
Scotland median daily rate £415 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +22.06% +4.62% -2.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.49% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +16.28% +16.22% -26.00%

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 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 28 (90.32%) Ansible
2 27 (87.10%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (80.65%) Python
4 23 (74.19%) Bash Shell
5 18 (58.06%) Java
5 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (54.84%) Ruby
6 17 (54.84%) Linux
6 17 (54.84%) Configuration Management
7 16 (51.61%) Kafka
8 15 (48.39%) Docker
8 15 (48.39%) DevOps
8 15 (48.39%) Unix
8 15 (48.39%) QA
9 14 (45.16%) Scrum
9 14 (45.16%) Cobbler
9 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (38.71%) Vagrant
10 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
10 12 (38.71%) TDD
10 12 (38.71%) Spring
10 12 (38.71%) RUP
10 12 (38.71%) DSDM
11 11 (35.48%) JBoss
11 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
11 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
11 11 (35.48%) NoSQL
12 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
12 9 (29.03%) BDD
12 9 (29.03%) MongoDB

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 11 (35.48%) JBoss
1 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
2 9 (29.03%) Jetty
2 9 (29.03%) WebLogic
3 8 (25.81%) Apache Spark
3 8 (25.81%) WebSphere
4 3 (9.68%) CloudStack
4 3 (9.68%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) GitHub
4 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.23%) OpenShift
4 1 (3.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) AMQP
2 8 (25.81%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) NoSQL
2 9 (29.03%) Couchbase
2 9 (29.03%) Hadoop
2 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
2 9 (29.03%) Redis
2 9 (29.03%) Riak
3 8 (25.81%) Big Data
3 8 (25.81%) Parquet
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Vagrant
2 9 (29.03%) Cucumber
2 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (29.03%) JIRA
3 8 (25.81%) FitNesse
3 8 (25.81%) Selenium
4 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (6.45%) Hudson
6 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.23%) Gradle
6 1 (3.23%) Maven
6 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Security Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Splunk Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.23%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (3.23%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (3.23%) Java Technologist
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Kafka
2 12 (38.71%) Hibernate
2 12 (38.71%) Spring
3 9 (29.03%) HTML
3 9 (29.03%) JMS
3 9 (29.03%) JPA
4 8 (25.81%) Grok
4 8 (25.81%) HTML5
4 8 (25.81%) RabbitMQ
4 8 (25.81%) Regular Expression
4 8 (25.81%) TIBCO EMS
4 8 (25.81%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.45%) Drools
6 2 (6.45%) Web Services
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) React
7 1 (3.23%) REST
7 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Unix
3 2 (6.45%) CentOS
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Configuration Management
3 15 (48.39%) DevOps
4 14 (45.16%) Scrum
5 12 (38.71%) DSDM
5 12 (38.71%) RUP
5 12 (38.71%) TDD
6 9 (29.03%) BDD
6 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
6 9 (29.03%) Test Automation
7 8 (25.81%) Analytics
7 8 (25.81%) Anomaly Detection
7 8 (25.81%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (25.81%) Kanban
7 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
7 8 (25.81%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (25.81%) SIEM
7 8 (25.81%) Statistical Modelling
7 8 (25.81%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Python
2 23 (74.19%) Bash Shell
3 18 (58.06%) Java
4 17 (54.84%) Ruby
5 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.81%) Perl
7 5 (16.13%) Shell Script
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
8 1 (3.23%) XPath
8 1 (3.23%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) CEH
1 8 (25.81%) CISSP
1 8 (25.81%) SANS
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) QA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Docker
2 3 (9.68%) vSphere
2 3 (9.68%) Xen
2 3 (9.68%) XenServer
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (90.32%) Ansible
2 27 (87.10%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (45.16%) Cobbler
4 5 (16.13%) Tivoli
5 3 (9.68%) Kubernetes
5 3 (9.68%) Packer
6 2 (6.45%) Consul
6 2 (6.45%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (6.45%) Salt
6 2 (6.45%) Terraform
7 1 (3.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) IBM
1 8 (25.81%) Splunk
1 8 (25.81%) TIBCO
2 3 (9.68%) EnterpriseDB
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Informatica
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Progress
4 1 (3.23%) Twitter
4 1 (3.23%) VMware