Period
to 23 September 2018

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 6 months to 23 September 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
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 45 28
Rank change year-on-year +1 -17 +35
Contract jobs citing Puppet 124 97 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.01% 4.48% 6.84%
As % of the Systems Management category 39.49% 35.93% 51.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 96 145
Leeds median daily rate £478 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £388 £400 £330
90th Percentile £600 £590 £588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £475 £445
% change year-on-year +2.63% +6.74% +27.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 314 270 380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.68% 12.48% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 177 261
Leeds median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +14.86%
10th Percentile £361 £266 £270
90th Percentile £638 £543 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £453 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +6.47% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Leeds median hourly rate £20.60 £20.13 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £11.75 -
% change year-on-year +75.32% - -

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Leeds

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

1 87 (70.16%) Linux
2 70 (56.45%) DevOps
3 68 (54.84%) Jenkins
4 66 (53.23%) Python
5 54 (43.55%) Docker
6 52 (41.94%) Git (software)
7 51 (41.13%) Amazon AWS
7 51 (41.13%) Java
8 47 (37.90%) Ansible
9 46 (37.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 44 (35.48%) Configuration Management
11 43 (34.68%) Opscode Chef
12 38 (30.65%) Terraform
13 37 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
14 36 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (28.23%) Microservices
16 32 (25.81%) Bash Shell
17 29 (23.39%) Red Hat
18 26 (20.97%) Big Data
19 24 (19.35%) MongoDB
20 23 (18.55%) JavaScript
20 23 (18.55%) Ruby
21 22 (17.74%) Open Source
22 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Azure
22 21 (16.94%) Security Cleared
22 21 (16.94%) VMware
22 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
23 20 (16.13%) HTTP
23 20 (16.13%) MySQL
24 19 (15.32%) PHP

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 19 (15.32%) Apache
2 14 (11.29%) Confluence
2 14 (11.29%) nginx
3 10 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (8.06%) WebSphere
4 9 (7.26%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.45%) IIS
5 8 (6.45%) Jetty
5 8 (6.45%) Mongrel
5 8 (6.45%) OpenStack
6 7 (5.65%) Apache Spark
7 4 (3.23%) Apache Pig
8 3 (2.42%) JBoss
8 3 (2.42%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.61%) CloudStack
9 2 (1.61%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 51 (41.13%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (16.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (14.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (11.29%) Slack
6 8 (6.45%) Google App Engine
6 8 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (6.45%) PaaS
7 7 (5.65%) Amazon S3
8 6 (4.84%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (4.84%) IaaS
8 6 (4.84%) Serverless
9 5 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (3.23%) Route 53
10 4 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (2.42%) CloudFront
12 2 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.13%) HTTP
2 11 (8.87%) SSL
2 11 (8.87%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.06%) Firewall
4 9 (7.26%) DHCP
4 9 (7.26%) DNS
4 9 (7.26%) FTP
4 9 (7.26%) IPsec
5 2 (1.61%) NAS
5 2 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.61%) SAN
5 2 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.97%) Big Data
2 24 (19.35%) MongoDB
3 20 (16.13%) MySQL
4 16 (12.90%) Hadoop
5 15 (12.10%) Apache Hive
6 11 (8.87%) NoSQL
6 11 (8.87%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (4.03%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.61%) HBase
10 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.81%) Parquet
11 1 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 68 (54.84%) Jenkins
2 52 (41.94%) Git (software)
3 16 (12.90%) JIRA
4 13 (10.48%) SonarQube
5 11 (8.87%) Artifactory
6 9 (7.26%) Travis CI
7 7 (5.65%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.03%) GitLab
8 5 (4.03%) JUnit
9 4 (3.23%) PHPUnit
10 3 (2.42%) Ant
10 3 (2.42%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.42%) Maven
10 3 (2.42%) Selenium
11 2 (1.61%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.61%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.61%) Subversion
11 2 (1.61%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (1.61%) Finance
1 2 (1.61%) Games
1 2 (1.61%) Online Betting
2 1 (0.81%) Advertising
2 1 (0.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (45.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (19.35%) Developer
3 17 (13.71%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (11.29%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (10.48%) AWS DevOps
5 13 (10.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (8.06%) Python Developer
6 10 (8.06%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 8 (6.45%) Platform Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.65%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Big Data Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Senior DevOps
9 6 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.71%) Kafka
2 15 (12.10%) Node.js
3 12 (9.68%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (8.87%) ActiveMQ
5 10 (8.06%) .NET
6 9 (7.26%) J2EE
6 9 (7.26%) Servlets
7 8 (6.45%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (6.45%) Spring
8 6 (4.84%) Spring Boot
9 5 (4.03%) REST
9 5 (4.03%) RESTful
9 5 (4.03%) Spring Batch
9 5 (4.03%) Spring Security
10 4 (3.23%) AngularJS
10 4 (3.23%) jQuery
10 4 (3.23%) Serverless Framework
10 4 (3.23%) XML
11 3 (2.42%) SOAP
11 3 (2.42%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Public Cloud
2 7 (5.65%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.23%) Clustering
3 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.61%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.81%) NHS
6 1 (0.81%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (70.16%) Linux
2 46 (37.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (8.87%) CentOS
4 10 (8.06%) Windows
5 8 (6.45%) Unix
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (56.45%) DevOps
2 44 (35.48%) Configuration Management
3 37 (29.84%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (28.23%) Microservices
6 22 (17.74%) Open Source
7 18 (14.52%) Software Engineering
8 17 (13.71%) TDD
9 15 (12.10%) Deployment Automation
10 12 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 11 (8.87%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (7.26%) Mentoring
12 9 (7.26%) SFIA
13 8 (6.45%) Coaching
13 8 (6.45%) Test Automation
14 7 (5.65%) BDD
14 7 (5.65%) Cybersecurity
15 6 (4.84%) Continuous Deployment
15 6 (4.84%) Scrum
16 5 (4.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 66 (53.23%) Python
2 51 (41.13%) Java
3 32 (25.81%) Bash Shell
4 23 (18.55%) JavaScript
4 23 (18.55%) Ruby
5 19 (15.32%) PHP
6 18 (14.52%) Perl
7 14 (11.29%) Shell Script
7 14 (11.29%) SQL
8 13 (10.48%) Go
9 9 (7.26%) PowerShell
10 5 (4.03%) Groovy
11 2 (1.61%) C#
11 2 (1.61%) Java 8
11 2 (1.61%) Scala
12 1 (0.81%) C
12 1 (0.81%) C++
12 1 (0.81%) ES6
12 1 (0.81%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 21 (16.94%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.65%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.81%) CCDP
4 1 (0.81%) CCNP
4 1 (0.81%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.81%) CISM
4 1 (0.81%) CISSP
4 1 (0.81%) Degree
4 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.42%) GDPR
2 2 (1.61%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.61%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 54 (43.55%) Docker
2 18 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.06%) Xen
4 2 (1.61%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.61%) vSphere
4 2 (1.61%) XenServer
5 1 (0.81%) HDFS
5 1 (0.81%) KVM
5 1 (0.81%) QEMU
5 1 (0.81%) Varnish
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 47 (37.90%) Ansible
2 43 (34.68%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (30.65%) Terraform
4 17 (13.71%) Grafana
5 12 (9.68%) Rancher
5 12 (9.68%) Salt
6 10 (8.06%) Kubernetes
7 9 (7.26%) Graylog
8 5 (4.03%) CA Single Sign-On
8 5 (4.03%) CFEngine
8 5 (4.03%) Packer
8 5 (4.03%) Prometheus
9 3 (2.42%) Kibana
10 2 (1.61%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.61%) Graphite
10 2 (1.61%) Oozie
11 1 (0.81%) collectd
11 1 (0.81%) Consul
11 1 (0.81%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.81%) logstash
Vendors
1 29 (23.39%) Red Hat
2 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.94%) VMware
3 13 (10.48%) Google
4 8 (6.45%) CA
5 6 (4.84%) Splunk
6 3 (2.42%) Black Duck
6 3 (2.42%) Micro Focus
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle
7 2 (1.61%) Apigee
7 2 (1.61%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.81%) Cisco
8 1 (0.81%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.81%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.81%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.81%) webMethods