Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 29 45
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 -4
Contract jobs citing Puppet 5 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.24% 3.43% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.82% 18.84% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Liverpool median daily rate £525 £483 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.81% - -
Merseyside median daily rate £525 £483 £548
% change year-on-year +8.81% -11.87% +28.82%
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 39 69 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 9.70% 18.21% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 40 20
Liverpool median daily rate £421 £386 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.06% -3.44% +14.29%
10th Percentile £164 £174 £320
90th Percentile £550 £553 £433
Merseyside median daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Liverpool median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% - -
Merseyside median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +34.62% -48.00% +108.33%

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 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) CentOS
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) AMQP
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (40.00%) SUSE
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (40.00%) Kafka
3 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (40.00%) API Development
3 2 (40.00%) Java 8
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (20.00%) TDD

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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) AMQP
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) SUSE
1 2 (40.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) API Development
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) Java 8
2 2 (40.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Ansible
1 5 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat