The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 14 10
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4  
Contract jobs citing Puppet 2 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 2.02% 10.46% 8.51%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.22% 61.54% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £538 £606 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.34% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

Puppet is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 9 26 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 9.09% 16.99% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £550 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.63% +47.65%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines citing Puppet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Staines

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Staines

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Staines over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Staines

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staines region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) DevOps
3 7 (77.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (77.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) ServiceNow
3 7 (77.78%) GitHub
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon S3
4 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) JIRA
5 5 (55.56%) Unix
5 5 (55.56%) Docker
5 5 (55.56%) Confluence
5 5 (55.56%) git-flow
6 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
6 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
7 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (22.22%) IaaS
8 2 (22.22%) Python
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (22.22%) Perl
8 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (22.22%) PaaS
8 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
9 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
9 1 (11.11%) SCCM

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 (55.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (77.78%) Amazon S3
3 7 (77.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (77.78%) GitHub
3 7 (77.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (22.22%) IaaS
4 2 (22.22%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) git-flow
3 5 (55.56%) JIRA
4 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Lead DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Server Building
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSD
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) VMware