Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 July 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 84 85
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +15
Contract jobs citing Puppet 91 85 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.40% 2.28% 2.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.35% 15.83% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 54 70
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £456 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +14.06% +5.26%
10th Percentile £415 £381 £313
90th Percentile £575 £546 £489
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £61.25 - -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 634 537 685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.70% 14.42% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 330 411
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.43% +0.06% +6.67%
10th Percentile £321 £263 £300
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 28
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.67% +5.63% +111.00%
10th Percentile £15.14 £10.13 £17.45
90th Percentile £24.76 £74.34 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year - -32.04% +32.05%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Hampshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Hampshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Hampshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 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
Southampton +5 22 £525 +2.94% 4
Fareham +3 10 £494 -5.95% 1
Winchester -14 7 £475 +11.76%
Basingstoke +16 5 £493 +23.13% 3
Farnborough -16 5 £550 - 3
Portsmouth -2 4 £550 +4.76%
Havant - 1 - -
Fleet - 1 £400 - 2
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 56 (61.54%) Linux
1 56 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
2 55 (60.44%) DevOps
3 51 (56.04%) Jenkins
4 37 (40.66%) Ansible
5 35 (38.46%) Windows
6 29 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 28 (30.77%) Service Management
8 26 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (26.37%) Security Cleared
9 24 (26.37%) Hadoop
9 24 (26.37%) Collaborative Working
10 23 (25.27%) SC Cleared
11 22 (24.18%) VMware
11 22 (24.18%) NoSQL
12 21 (23.08%) MongoDB
12 21 (23.08%) PaaS
12 21 (23.08%) Configuration Management
13 19 (20.88%) Big Data
13 19 (20.88%) IaaS
14 18 (19.78%) Java
14 18 (19.78%) Scrum
15 17 (18.68%) ITIL
15 17 (18.68%) SQL
16 16 (17.58%) Oracle
16 16 (17.58%) Kafka
16 16 (17.58%) User Stories
16 16 (17.58%) Docker

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 13 (14.29%) JBoss
2 12 (13.19%) Tomcat
3 11 (12.09%) Jetty
4 9 (9.89%) Apache
5 8 (8.79%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (7.69%) Apache Solr
7 5 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (4.40%) OpenStack
9 3 (3.30%) Apache Pig
9 3 (3.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.10%) Confluence
10 1 (1.10%) IIS
10 1 (1.10%) nginx
10 1 (1.10%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 26 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (23.08%) PaaS
3 19 (20.88%) IaaS
4 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (9.89%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
6 8 (8.79%) GitHub
7 4 (4.40%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (3.30%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (3.30%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (3.30%) SaaS
8 3 (3.30%) Serverless
9 1 (1.10%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.69%) DNS
2 4 (4.40%) DHCP
2 4 (4.40%) Internet
2 4 (4.40%) SSL
3 3 (3.30%) Firewall
3 3 (3.30%) HTTP
3 3 (3.30%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.30%) LAN
3 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.30%) WAN
4 1 (1.10%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.37%) Hadoop
2 22 (24.18%) NoSQL
3 21 (23.08%) MongoDB
4 19 (20.88%) Big Data
5 10 (10.99%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (10.99%) Data Lake
6 9 (9.89%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 9 (9.89%) Azure SQL Database
6 9 (9.89%) Cosmos DB
6 9 (9.89%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (9.89%) Geospatial Data
7 7 (7.69%) Neo4j
8 5 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (4.40%) IBM BigInsights
9 4 (4.40%) MySQL
10 3 (3.30%) Apache Hive
10 3 (3.30%) Impala
10 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
10 3 (3.30%) Redis
10 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 51 (56.04%) Jenkins
2 28 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.79%) Selenium
3 8 (8.79%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (7.69%) Bitbucket
4 7 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 7 (7.69%) gulp
4 7 (7.69%) JIRA
4 7 (7.69%) Protractor
5 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.30%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.20%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.10%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (5.49%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.10%) Banking
2 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 28 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (15.38%) Developer
3 12 (13.19%) Architect
3 12 (13.19%) Automation Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Big Data Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Development Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) Consultant
7 3 (3.30%) Big Data Developer
7 3 (3.30%) Data Architect
7 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.30%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.20%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (2.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.20%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (2.20%) Azure Architect
8 2 (2.20%) Data Analytics Architect
8 2 (2.20%) Infrastructure Support
8 2 (2.20%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) Kafka
2 11 (12.09%) Hibernate
2 11 (12.09%) Spring
3 10 (10.99%) REST
4 9 (9.89%) SOAP
5 7 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 7 (7.69%) Node.js
5 7 (7.69%) WireMock
6 4 (4.40%) .NET
6 4 (4.40%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (4.40%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (4.40%) LDAP
7 3 (3.30%) JSON
7 3 (3.30%) Middleware
7 3 (3.30%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (3.30%) SAML
7 3 (3.30%) Sensu
8 2 (2.20%) POSIX
9 1 (1.10%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (10.99%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (4.40%) PKI
4 3 (3.30%) Video on Demand
5 2 (2.20%) iSeries
6 1 (1.10%) CMDB
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.10%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 56 (61.54%) Linux
2 35 (38.46%) Windows
3 10 (10.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (8.79%) CentOS
4 8 (8.79%) Unix
5 5 (5.49%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.40%) SUSE
7 1 (1.10%) AIX
7 1 (1.10%) DC/OS
7 1 (1.10%) Debian
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (60.44%) DevOps
2 29 (31.87%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (30.77%) Service Management
4 26 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (26.37%) Collaborative Working
6 21 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 18 (19.78%) Scrum
8 17 (18.68%) ITIL
9 16 (17.58%) User Stories
10 14 (15.38%) Task Automation
11 11 (12.09%) BDD
11 11 (12.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 11 (12.09%) Migration
11 11 (12.09%) Multithreading
11 11 (12.09%) Software Engineering
11 11 (12.09%) TDD
12 10 (10.99%) Analytics
12 10 (10.99%) Open Source
12 10 (10.99%) Runbook
13 9 (9.89%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) Java
2 17 (18.68%) SQL
3 13 (14.29%) Ruby
4 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.09%) Python
6 10 (10.99%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.40%) Perl
7 4 (4.40%) PHP
8 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (26.37%) Security Cleared
2 23 (25.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Degree
3 1 (1.10%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (17.58%) Docker
2 9 (9.89%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (8.79%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.40%) iptables
6 3 (3.30%) KVM
6 3 (3.30%) vSphere
6 3 (3.30%) Xen
7 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 56 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (40.66%) Ansible
3 14 (15.38%) Terraform
4 12 (13.19%) Cobbler
5 10 (10.99%) Kubernetes
6 7 (7.69%) ZABBIX
7 5 (5.49%) Kibana
8 4 (4.40%) SELinux
8 4 (4.40%) yum
9 3 (3.30%) Ambari
9 3 (3.30%) Consul
9 3 (3.30%) Grafana
9 3 (3.30%) logstash
9 3 (3.30%) Prometheus
9 3 (3.30%) Uchiwa
10 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (1.10%) HAProxy
11 1 (1.10%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) VMware
2 16 (17.58%) Oracle
3 13 (14.29%) CA
4 10 (10.99%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.99%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.59%) Databricks
5 6 (6.59%) IBM
6 5 (5.49%) BMC
6 5 (5.49%) Remedy
6 5 (5.49%) Splunk
7 4 (4.40%) Citrix
7 4 (4.40%) SaltStack
7 4 (4.40%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.20%) SAP
8 2 (2.20%) Tableau