Period
to 21 April 2019

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 21 April 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 61 71
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10 -9
Contract jobs citing Puppet 10 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.28% 0.53% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.06% 5.08% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate £675 £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.73% +33.33% +3.13%
10th Percentile £448 £525 £379
90th Percentile £713 £575 £436
South West median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 124 59 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.84% 10.37% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 31 18
Gloucestershire median daily rate £500 £438 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +18.64% +0.34%
10th Percentile £297 £263 £170
90th Percentile £605 £625 £438
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +128.57% - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -56.25% +119.18%

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 21 April 2019.

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 21 April 2019. 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 -9 5 £475 -13.64% 3
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Migration
3 7 (70.00%) Replication
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) SAN
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (70.00%) Middleware
3 7 (70.00%) Solaris
3 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) PaaS
3 7 (70.00%) OpenStack
3 7 (70.00%) IaaS
3 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (70.00%) CentOS
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) OpenShift
3 7 (70.00%) Ansible
3 7 (70.00%) Docker
3 7 (70.00%) Kubernetes
3 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (70.00%) Data Deduplication
3 7 (70.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (60.00%) ServiceNow

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 7 (70.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (60.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) IaaS
1 7 (70.00%) OpenShift
1 7 (70.00%) PaaS
2 6 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket Server
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) WATIR
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 6 (60.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Middleware
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (70.00%) Replication
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) CentOS
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Solaris
3 7 (70.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Migration
2 7 (70.00%) Data Deduplication
2 7 (70.00%) Data Migration
2 7 (70.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (60.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
7 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC
7 1 (10.00%) Sprint Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 10 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Docker
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Ansible
1 7 (70.00%) Kubernetes
2 6 (60.00%) vRealize
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Micro Focus
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (20.00%) ArcSight
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) CA Agile Central