Period
to 21 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 47 46
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 +8
Contract jobs citing Puppet 6 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.62% 1.60% 1.04%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.63% 12.31% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Liverpool median daily rate £600 £458 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.15% +18.83% +2.67%
10th Percentile £565 £403 £373
90th Percentile £655 £547 £398
Merseyside median daily rate £600 £415 £325
% change year-on-year +44.58% +27.69% -14.19%
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 41 65 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 11.05% 12.97% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 16
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +38.18%
10th Percentile £230 £271 £179
90th Percentile £633 £511 £519
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) API Development
5 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (16.67%) Server Management
5 1 (16.67%) Terraform
5 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell

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 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) GitLab
General
1 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) API Development
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Server Management
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat