Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 21 June 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 42 45
Rank change year-on-year +16 +3 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 14 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.70% 2.29% 1.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.79% 18.75% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 2
Liverpool median daily rate £570 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £445 £321 £377
90th Percentile £618 £515 £434
Merseyside median daily rate £550 £450 £355
% change year-on-year +22.22% +26.76% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 47 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 12.43% 12.21% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 43 22
Liverpool median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £152 £202 £267
90th Percentile £606 £485 £486
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate £14.50 - -
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.50 - -

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Liverpool

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Liverpool

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Liverpool over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
1 11 (78.57%) Ansible
2 10 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (57.14%) DevOps
3 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
6 4 (28.57%) JMeter
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
6 4 (28.57%) GitHub
6 4 (28.57%) Bitbucket
6 4 (28.57%) Gradle
6 4 (28.57%) Artifactory
6 4 (28.57%) Maven
6 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 4 (28.57%) Spock
6 4 (28.57%) Datadog
6 4 (28.57%) SonarQube
7 3 (21.43%) Ruby
8 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
8 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 2 (14.29%) LAMP
8 2 (14.29%) Spring

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 5 (35.71%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 1 (7.14%) JBoss
3 1 (7.14%) nginx
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Datadog
2 4 (28.57%) GitHub
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Artifactory
2 4 (28.57%) Bitbucket
2 4 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 4 (28.57%) Gradle
2 4 (28.57%) JMeter
2 4 (28.57%) Maven
2 4 (28.57%) Selenium
2 4 (28.57%) SonarQube
2 4 (28.57%) Spock
3 1 (7.14%) GitLab
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Developer
3 4 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
3 4 (28.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) LAMP
1 2 (14.29%) Spring
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) React
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
2 1 (7.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.14%) iPad
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (7.14%) API Development
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
4 1 (7.14%) Server Building
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Groovy
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Korn
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Ansible
2 10 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (14.29%) Terraform
4 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Compaq
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle