The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 17 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Puppet 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.98% 1.10% -
As % of the Systems Management category 9.09% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £408
% change year-on-year +5.55% +10.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 Guildford with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11 12 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 10.78% 13.19% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 9
Median daily rate £475 £413 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.08% +50.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £439 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +9.75% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £12.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +84.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford citing Puppet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Guildford

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Kibana
2 4 (80.00%) Rsyslog
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) logstash
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Legal
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (80.00%) Confluence
2 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
2 4 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 4 (80.00%) Confluence
1 4 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (80.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Bitbucket
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (80.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Automation Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Monitoring Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (80.00%) RabbitMQ
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Kibana
1 4 (80.00%) logstash
1 4 (80.00%) Rsyslog
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat