The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 23 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 21 55
Rank change year-on-year -39 +34  
Contract jobs citing Puppet 30 110 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.73% 7.28% 3.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.58% 53.14% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 78 33
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £345 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £570 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 95 207 128
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 8.66% 13.71% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 138 67
Median daily rate £425 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £565 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £28.27 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Leeds

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Leeds over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 55 (66.27%) DevOps
2 50 (60.24%) Ansible
3 48 (57.83%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (55.42%) Jenkins
5 44 (53.01%) Linux
6 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (49.40%) Java
8 39 (46.99%) Python
9 38 (45.78%) Docker
10 28 (33.73%) JavaScript
11 25 (30.12%) Spring
11 25 (30.12%) Ruby
11 25 (30.12%) Amazon AWS
11 25 (30.12%) Bash Shell
12 24 (28.92%) Configuration Management
13 22 (26.51%) JIRA
14 21 (25.30%) Git (software)
14 21 (25.30%) Open Source
14 21 (25.30%) MongoDB
15 17 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (20.48%) VMware
16 16 (19.28%) Maven
16 16 (19.28%) Hibernate
16 16 (19.28%) MySQL
17 14 (16.87%) HTML
17 14 (16.87%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (16.87%) Salt
17 14 (16.87%) vRealize
18 13 (15.66%) Workflow Development
18 13 (15.66%) Workflow

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 11 (13.25%) Confluence
2 4 (4.82%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.61%) Apache
3 3 (3.61%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.61%) nginx
4 2 (2.41%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.12%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.43%) IaaS
3 6 (7.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (4.82%) Loggly
4 4 (4.82%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.41%) Slack
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.20%) Office 365
6 1 (1.20%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.20%) PaaS
6 1 (1.20%) SaaS
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) HTTP
2 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.23%) Firewall
4 4 (4.82%) DNS
4 4 (4.82%) Internet
4 4 (4.82%) SSH
5 3 (3.61%) LDAP
5 3 (3.61%) SMTP
6 2 (2.41%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.20%) OpenFlow
7 1 (1.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.30%) MongoDB
2 16 (19.28%) MySQL
3 14 (16.87%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (13.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (10.84%) NoSQL
6 8 (9.64%) Redis
7 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.82%) Riak
9 3 (3.61%) Hadoop
9 3 (3.61%) HBase
10 2 (2.41%) Apache Hive
10 2 (2.41%) Big Data
11 1 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 46 (55.42%) Jenkins
2 22 (26.51%) JIRA
3 21 (25.30%) Git (software)
4 16 (19.28%) Maven
5 6 (7.23%) Cucumber
5 6 (7.23%) Grunt
5 6 (7.23%) Selenium
5 6 (7.23%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.61%) TestNG
7 2 (2.41%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.20%) Ant
8 1 (1.20%) GitLab
8 1 (1.20%) Gradle
8 1 (1.20%) Hudson
8 1 (1.20%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.20%) Mockito
8 1 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.20%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 4 (4.82%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (42.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (34.94%) Developer
3 17 (20.48%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.64%) AWS DevOps
4 8 (9.64%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 7 (8.43%) WebOps Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Consultant
6 6 (7.23%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Java Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (6.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (3.61%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Ruby Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Scala Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.12%) Spring
2 16 (19.28%) Hibernate
3 14 (16.87%) HTML
4 12 (14.46%) HTML5
5 11 (13.25%) AngularJS
6 10 (12.05%) Web Services
7 8 (9.64%) CSS
8 7 (8.43%) Apache Camel
8 7 (8.43%) CSS3
8 7 (8.43%) Node.js
8 7 (8.43%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (7.23%) jQuery
9 6 (7.23%) JSON
9 6 (7.23%) Play Framework
9 6 (7.23%) Spring Boot
10 5 (6.02%) Django
10 5 (6.02%) REST
10 5 (6.02%) RESTful
10 5 (6.02%) SOAP
11 4 (4.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.02%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.02%) Private Cloud
3 4 (4.82%) Replication
3 4 (4.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.61%) User Experience
5 2 (2.41%) Clustering
5 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) Fintech
6 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (53.01%) Linux
2 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.82%) Android
3 4 (4.82%) Unix
4 1 (1.20%) CentOS
4 1 (1.20%) CoreOS
4 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.20%) VMS
4 1 (1.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (66.27%) DevOps
2 43 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (28.92%) Configuration Management
4 21 (25.30%) Open Source
5 17 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (15.66%) Workflow
6 13 (15.66%) Workflow Development
7 11 (13.25%) High Availability
7 11 (13.25%) Software Engineering
8 10 (12.05%) TDD
8 10 (12.05%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.43%) Scrum
9 7 (8.43%) Web Operations
10 6 (7.23%) Kanban
11 5 (6.02%) BDD
11 5 (6.02%) Microservices
12 4 (4.82%) Android Development
12 4 (4.82%) Network Design
12 4 (4.82%) OOP
12 4 (4.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (49.40%) Java
2 39 (46.99%) Python
3 28 (33.73%) JavaScript
4 25 (30.12%) Bash Shell
4 25 (30.12%) Ruby
5 12 (14.46%) SQL
6 10 (12.05%) Go
6 10 (12.05%) PHP
7 9 (10.84%) Scala
8 7 (8.43%) Shell Script
9 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
10 4 (4.82%) C#
11 3 (3.61%) C++
12 1 (1.20%) Korn
12 1 (1.20%) Perl
12 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.20%) CCDP
3 1 (1.20%) CCNP
3 1 (1.20%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.20%) CISM
3 1 (1.20%) CISSP
3 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) QA
System Software
1 38 (45.78%) Docker
2 5 (6.02%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.61%) HDFS
3 3 (3.61%) vCloud
3 3 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.20%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 50 (60.24%) Ansible
2 48 (57.83%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (16.87%) Salt
3 14 (16.87%) vRealize
4 9 (10.84%) vCenter Server
5 8 (9.64%) Kubernetes
6 7 (8.43%) Nagios
7 6 (7.23%) Cobbler
8 4 (4.82%) Prometheus
8 4 (4.82%) Terraform
8 4 (4.82%) ZABBIX
9 3 (3.61%) Rancher
10 2 (2.41%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (1.20%) Icinga
11 1 (1.20%) Mesos
11 1 (1.20%) Packer
11 1 (1.20%) SCCM
11 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (20.48%) VMware
2 10 (12.05%) Oracle
3 9 (10.84%) SaltStack
3 9 (10.84%) Splunk
4 7 (8.43%) Rackspace
4 7 (8.43%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.23%) Google
6 4 (4.82%) New Relic
7 2 (2.41%) Hortonworks
7 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.20%) Cisco
8 1 (1.20%) Zend
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Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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