Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 39 28
Rank change year-on-year -8 -11 +40
Contract jobs citing Puppet 96 117 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.02% 5.23% 6.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.76% 40.77% 48.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 128 129
Leeds median daily rate £478 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.50% +11.11% +15.76%
10th Percentile £390 £405 £325
90th Percentile £650 £638 £588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -2.50% +11.11% +13.21%
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 293 287 326
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.27% 12.82% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 207 233
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +14.67%
10th Percentile £316 £315 £251
90th Percentile £649 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Leeds median hourly rate £20.60 £12.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.16% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.80 £12.25 -
% change year-on-year +69.78% - -

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 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 74 (77.08%) Linux
1 74 (77.08%) DevOps
2 62 (64.58%) Jenkins
3 52 (54.17%) Docker
4 49 (51.04%) Amazon AWS
5 47 (48.96%) Python
6 46 (47.92%) Opscode Chef
7 39 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (39.58%) Git (software)
8 38 (39.58%) Configuration Management
9 35 (36.46%) Ansible
10 34 (35.42%) Java
11 33 (34.38%) Terraform
12 27 (28.13%) Ruby
13 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (26.04%) Red Hat
15 24 (25.00%) Microservices
16 22 (22.92%) Bash Shell
17 20 (20.83%) Kubernetes
18 19 (19.79%) MongoDB
18 19 (19.79%) Grafana
19 18 (18.75%) CentOS
19 18 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
19 18 (18.75%) VMware
20 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
20 17 (17.71%) MySQL
21 16 (16.67%) SQL
21 16 (16.67%) JIRA
21 16 (16.67%) Open Source

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 12 (12.50%) Confluence
2 9 (9.38%) Apache
3 6 (6.25%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.17%) JBoss
4 4 (4.17%) nginx
4 4 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.17%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.13%) CloudStack
5 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.08%) Tuxedo
Cloud Services
1 49 (51.04%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (18.75%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (12.50%) Slack
5 11 (11.46%) Route 53
6 10 (10.42%) Amazon S3
7 8 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (8.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (7.29%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (6.25%) PaaS
10 5 (5.21%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (5.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (4.17%) GitHub
11 4 (4.17%) IaaS
12 2 (2.08%) Apigee
12 2 (2.08%) SaaS
12 2 (2.08%) Serverless
13 1 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (1.04%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.54%) HTTP
2 6 (6.25%) Firewall
3 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.13%) SSL
5 2 (2.08%) DNS
6 1 (1.04%) DHCP
6 1 (1.04%) FTP
6 1 (1.04%) IPsec
6 1 (1.04%) NAS
6 1 (1.04%) OpenLDAP
6 1 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) MongoDB
2 17 (17.71%) MySQL
3 10 (10.42%) Big Data
4 9 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (9.38%) NoSQL
5 8 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.21%) Apache Hive
6 5 (5.21%) Hadoop
7 4 (4.17%) Redis
8 3 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (2.08%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 62 (64.58%) Jenkins
2 38 (39.58%) Git (software)
3 16 (16.67%) JIRA
4 14 (14.58%) SonarQube
5 9 (9.38%) GitLab
6 7 (7.29%) Artifactory
7 5 (5.21%) IntelliJ
7 5 (5.21%) Selenium
8 3 (3.13%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.13%) Gatling
8 3 (3.13%) JUnit
8 3 (3.13%) Maven
8 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.13%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.08%) NeoLoad
9 2 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (2.08%) PyCharm
9 2 (2.08%) TestNG
9 2 (2.08%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (4.17%) Finance
2 2 (2.08%) Games
2 2 (2.08%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (59.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (13.54%) AWS Engineer
2 13 (13.54%) Developer
3 12 (12.50%) Platform Engineer
4 10 (10.42%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.29%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) DevOps Specialist
8 4 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 3 (3.13%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.08%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 2 (2.08%) Scala Developer
10 2 (2.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.63%) Node.js
2 14 (14.58%) Elastic Stack
3 11 (11.46%) Kafka
4 8 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
5 7 (7.29%) Spring
6 6 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (5.21%) Spring Boot
8 4 (4.17%) .NET
8 4 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.17%) Spring Batch
8 4 (4.17%) Spring Security
8 4 (4.17%) Web Services
9 3 (3.13%) CSS
9 3 (3.13%) React
9 3 (3.13%) RESTful
9 3 (3.13%) XML
10 2 (2.08%) HTML
10 2 (2.08%) J2EE
10 2 (2.08%) JSON
10 2 (2.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.08%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.04%) Clustering
4 1 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 74 (77.08%) Linux
2 39 (40.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 18 (18.75%) CentOS
4 10 (10.42%) Unix
4 10 (10.42%) Windows
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (77.08%) DevOps
2 38 (39.58%) Configuration Management
3 26 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (25.00%) Microservices
6 16 (16.67%) Open Source
7 13 (13.54%) Deployment Automation
8 12 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 11 (11.46%) Software Engineering
10 9 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 8 (8.33%) TDD
12 6 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (5.21%) BDD
13 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 5 (5.21%) SFIA
14 4 (4.17%) Integration Testing
14 4 (4.17%) Scrum
15 3 (3.13%) Information Governance
15 3 (3.13%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 47 (48.96%) Python
2 34 (35.42%) Java
3 27 (28.13%) Ruby
4 22 (22.92%) Bash Shell
5 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
6 16 (16.67%) SQL
7 14 (14.58%) Shell Script
8 13 (13.54%) Perl
9 10 (10.42%) Go
10 9 (9.38%) PHP
11 6 (6.25%) PowerShell
12 5 (5.21%) Groovy
13 3 (3.13%) Java 8
14 2 (2.08%) Scala
15 1 (1.04%) C#
15 1 (1.04%) ES6
15 1 (1.04%) Haskell
15 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.04%) CCDP
4 1 (1.04%) CCNP
4 1 (1.04%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.04%) CISM
4 1 (1.04%) CISSP
4 1 (1.04%) Degree
4 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) GDPR
2 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.08%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (54.17%) Docker
2 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.25%) Xen
4 3 (3.13%) vSphere
4 3 (3.13%) XenServer
5 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.04%) HDFS
5 1 (1.04%) KVM
5 1 (1.04%) QEMU
5 1 (1.04%) Varnish
5 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 46 (47.92%) Opscode Chef
2 35 (36.46%) Ansible
3 33 (34.38%) Terraform
4 20 (20.83%) Kubernetes
5 19 (19.79%) Grafana
6 12 (12.50%) Packer
7 10 (10.42%) Rancher
7 10 (10.42%) Salt
8 9 (9.38%) Prometheus
9 5 (5.21%) Graylog
10 4 (4.17%) CFEngine
10 4 (4.17%) Graphite
11 3 (3.13%) Cobbler
11 3 (3.13%) Kibana
12 2 (2.08%) Consul
12 2 (2.08%) Mesos
13 1 (1.04%) collectd
13 1 (1.04%) HAProxy
13 1 (1.04%) logstash
13 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (26.04%) Red Hat
2 18 (18.75%) VMware
3 9 (9.38%) Atlassian
3 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.29%) Black Duck
5 5 (5.21%) Google
6 4 (4.17%) Oracle
7 3 (3.13%) CA
7 3 (3.13%) Micro Focus
7 3 (3.13%) Splunk
8 2 (2.08%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (1.04%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco
9 1 (1.04%) PagerDuty
9 1 (1.04%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.04%) webMethods