Period
to 25 July 2017

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 25 July 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.

Puppet
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 58 54
Rank change year-on-year -6 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 5 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.74% 1.88% 2.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% 19.15% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 23
Gloucestershire median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - -
10th Percentile £379 £363 £326
90th Percentile £436 £475 £582
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - £43.43

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 40 94 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 5.89% 9.80% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 57 61
Gloucestershire median daily rate £300 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -4.76% +12.00%
10th Percentile £185 £260 £275
90th Percentile £438 £585 £510
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £364
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.09% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £8.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -50.00% -84.19%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £15.36 £20.19
% change year-on-year +193.06% -23.93% +0.62%

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
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 25 July 2017. 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 +1 1 £425 +6.25%
Cirencester - 1 £400 -
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (40.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Ant
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (40.00%) Route 53
3 2 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation

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 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (40.00%) AWS OpsWorks
3 2 (40.00%) Route 53
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (40.00%) InterSystems Cache
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (20.00%) OpenVZ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Command Line
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Grafana
2 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (20.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware