Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 15 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 37 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 +4
Contract jobs citing Puppet 34 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.59% 1.73% 5.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.64% 34.78% 30.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 5 8
Southampton median daily rate £525 £510 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +18.26% +12.01%
10th Percentile £488 £438 £376
90th Percentile £550 £571 £444
Hampshire median daily rate £525 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire 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 Southampton with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 88 23 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 17.05% 4.98% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 14 55
Southampton median daily rate £525 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £364 £278 £221
90th Percentile £600 £570 £441
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +12.50% +0.63% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Southampton median hourly rate £15.00 £24.38 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +16.07% +3.70%
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £52.00
% change year-on-year - -61.54% +207.46%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Southampton

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 32 (94.12%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (88.24%) NoSQL
2 30 (88.24%) Hadoop
3 28 (82.35%) MongoDB
4 25 (73.53%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (67.65%) BDD
5 23 (67.65%) Jetty
5 23 (67.65%) TDD
5 23 (67.65%) Software Engineering
5 23 (67.65%) Spring
5 23 (67.65%) Multithreading
5 23 (67.65%) Hibernate
5 23 (67.65%) Tomcat
5 23 (67.65%) Java
5 23 (67.65%) JBoss
5 23 (67.65%) Cobbler
5 23 (67.65%) Ansible
5 23 (67.65%) Greenfield Project
5 23 (67.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 11 (32.35%) DevOps
7 9 (26.47%) Big Data
7 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (26.47%) Terraform
7 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (20.59%) SQL
8 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
8 7 (20.59%) Cosmos DB
8 7 (20.59%) Data Lake
8 7 (20.59%) Cortana Intelligence Suite

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 23 (67.65%) JBoss
1 23 (67.65%) Jetty
1 23 (67.65%) Tomcat
2 5 (14.71%) Apache
3 4 (11.76%) Apache Spark
4 3 (8.82%) Apache Pig
4 3 (8.82%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 25 (73.53%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (20.59%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 4 (11.76%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (8.82%) PaaS
6 2 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (5.88%) Azure Functions
6 2 (5.88%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (5.88%) SaaS
6 2 (5.88%) Serverless
7 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (88.24%) Hadoop
1 30 (88.24%) NoSQL
2 28 (82.35%) MongoDB
3 9 (26.47%) Big Data
4 7 (20.59%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 7 (20.59%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (20.59%) Cosmos DB
4 7 (20.59%) Data Lake
4 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (20.59%) Geospatial Data
5 5 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (8.82%) Apache Hive
6 3 (8.82%) Impala
6 3 (8.82%) Neo4j
7 2 (5.88%) Looker
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (5.88%) Power BI
7 2 (5.88%) QlikView
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 23 (67.65%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Azure Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Data Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Azure Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) Hibernate
1 23 (67.65%) Spring
2 4 (11.76%) Kafka
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
3 2 (5.88%) JSON
3 2 (5.88%) SAML
4 1 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (67.65%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) BDD
1 23 (67.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 23 (67.65%) Multithreading
1 23 (67.65%) Software Engineering
1 23 (67.65%) TDD
2 11 (32.35%) DevOps
3 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Analytics
4 7 (20.59%) Data Analytics
5 5 (14.71%) Data Architecture
5 5 (14.71%) Open Source
6 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.76%) Identity Management
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.82%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (8.82%) Data Ingestion
8 2 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 23 (67.65%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
1 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (94.12%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (67.65%) Ansible
2 23 (67.65%) Cobbler
3 9 (26.47%) Terraform
4 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.94%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Databricks
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Tableau
4 1 (2.94%) VMware