Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 December 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 56 71
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 -3
Contract jobs citing Puppet 10 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.28% 0.45% 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.42% 6.12% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +25.71% +8.02%
10th Percentile £409 £515 £391
90th Percentile £580 £575 £474
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £481
% change year-on-year - -11.69% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 96 49 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.31% 7.38% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 32 49
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £185 £254
90th Percentile £579 £538 £496
South West median daily rate £425 £413 £365
% change year-on-year +3.03% +13.01% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £22.00 -
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £22.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +82.55% -43.13% +77.78%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Gloucestershire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Gloucestershire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Gloucestershire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -7 5 £475 -13.64% 2
Gloucester +1 3 £475 -9.52% 2
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Ansible
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (40.00%) Docker
5 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (40.00%) JIRA
5 4 (40.00%) Selenium
5 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (30.00%) C
6 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
6 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineering
7 2 (20.00%) vSphere
7 2 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
2 3 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) JMeter
3 2 (20.00%) WATIR
4 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (10.00%) CodeSonar
4 1 (10.00%) git-flow
4 1 (10.00%) Robot Framework
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) Django
1 1 (10.00%) Java EE
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (10.00%) REST
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (10.00%) STL
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (10.00%) Cybercrime
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Fedora
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Microservices
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (10.00%) Go
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (20.00%) SSCP
4 1 (10.00%) GIAC
4 1 (10.00%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (10.00%) SANS
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Ansible
2 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (20.00%) Salt
5 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) VMware