Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 22 29
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.65% 2.37% 1.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.33% 17.24% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Guildford median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £333 £413 £375
90th Percentile £420 £438 £425
Surrey median daily rate £500 £463 £400
% change year-on-year +8.11% +15.63% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Guildford median hourly rate - - -
Surrey 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 Guildford with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 45 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 19.91% 13.74% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 19
Guildford median daily rate £403 £288 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% -2.54% -31.40%
10th Percentile £168 £185 £200
90th Percentile £606 £480 £395
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Guildford median hourly rate £11.50 £27.38 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.99% +120.23% -17.13%
10th Percentile £10.75 £26.19 £11.81
90th Percentile £12.25 £28.71 £13.06
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.41% -7.50% -20.00%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

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 19 November 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 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) Unix
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) CentOS
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security
4 3 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) ISMS
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
4 3 (50.00%) Security Management
4 3 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) SMTP
5 2 (33.33%) FTP
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) OSPF
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) nginx
6 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) OSPF
2 2 (33.33%) SMTP
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (16.67%) Debian
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (50.00%) ISMS
1 3 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware