The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
South East / Surrey
Rank 60 52 86
Rank change year-on-year -8 +34  
Contract jobs citing Puppet 31 53 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.67% 4.10% 0.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.00% 21.99% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 3
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £330 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £450 £385
% change year-on-year +2.22% +16.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
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 Surrey with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 100 241 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 8.63% 18.62% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 135 67
Median daily rate £425 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £578 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 22 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.66% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -15.55% +5.88%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Surrey

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Surrey

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -13 7 £525 -4.54% 2
Woking -3 6 £394 -7.35% 2
Guildford +6 4 £425 -5.55% 3
Cobham - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £350 - 1
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 42 (64.62%) Linux
2 34 (52.31%) PowerShell
3 33 (50.77%) DevOps
4 31 (47.69%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (44.62%) Amazon AWS
6 28 (43.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (40.00%) Python
8 24 (36.92%) Windows
8 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (27.69%) SQL
9 18 (27.69%) Jenkins
10 15 (23.08%) Perl
10 15 (23.08%) Ansible
11 14 (21.54%) Bash Shell
12 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 13 (20.00%) Ruby
13 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
13 12 (18.46%) Docker
14 11 (16.92%) ServiceNow
14 11 (16.92%) VPN
14 11 (16.92%) DNS
15 10 (15.38%) Configuration Management
15 10 (15.38%) Oracle
15 10 (15.38%) JIRA
15 10 (15.38%) Service Management
15 10 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
16 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
16 9 (13.85%) Confluence

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 9 (13.85%) Confluence
2 7 (10.77%) Drupal
2 7 (10.77%) IIS
3 6 (9.23%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (7.69%) CMS
4 5 (7.69%) WordPress
5 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (6.15%) OpenStack
6 2 (3.08%) Apache
7 1 (1.54%) JBoss
7 1 (1.54%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (44.62%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (43.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (13.85%) GitHub
4 8 (12.31%) AWS CloudTrail
5 6 (9.23%) Amazon S3
5 6 (9.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (9.23%) IaaS
5 6 (9.23%) PaaS
5 6 (9.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) DNS
1 11 (16.92%) VPN
2 7 (10.77%) Firewall
3 5 (7.69%) VLAN
4 4 (6.15%) FTP
4 4 (6.15%) LDAP
4 4 (6.15%) SMTP
5 2 (3.08%) LAN
5 2 (3.08%) SAN
5 2 (3.08%) WAN
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.54%) DHCP
6 1 (1.54%) MPLS
6 1 (1.54%) Network Security
6 1 (1.54%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (1.54%) SNMP
6 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) MySQL
3 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.54%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.54%) Event Store
5 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.54%) HBase
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.54%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Jenkins
2 13 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.38%) JIRA
4 6 (9.23%) MSBuild
4 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
5 5 (7.69%) Bitbucket
6 4 (6.15%) git-flow
7 2 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (3.08%) Hudson
8 1 (1.54%) JSUnit
8 1 (1.54%) Metasploit
8 1 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (1.54%) Subversion
8 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.62%) DevOps Engineer
1 16 (24.62%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (13.85%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Security Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Administrator
4 7 (10.77%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Ruby Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (6.15%) Monitoring Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (4.62%) Cloud Specialist
7 3 (4.62%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (4.62%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) REST
1 9 (13.85%) Web Services
2 8 (12.31%) YAML
3 7 (10.77%) .NET
3 7 (10.77%) .NET Framework
4 5 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (7.69%) JSON
5 4 (6.15%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.54%) Durandal
6 1 (1.54%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.54%) HTML
6 1 (1.54%) HTML5
6 1 (1.54%) LAMP
6 1 (1.54%) LESS
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.54%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (1.54%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Public Cloud
2 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Clustering
3 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.54%) PKI
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (64.62%) Linux
2 24 (36.92%) Windows
3 10 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.31%) Unix
5 7 (10.77%) Windows Server
6 6 (9.23%) CentOS
6 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (6.15%) Ubuntu
7 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.62%) AIX
8 3 (4.62%) Debian
8 3 (4.62%) Solaris
9 1 (1.54%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) DevOps
2 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 10 (15.38%) Service Management
4 7 (10.77%) Business Transformation
4 7 (10.77%) DNA
5 6 (9.23%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (9.23%) SDLC
6 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.69%) ITIL
6 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.15%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.62%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.08%) Microservices
9 2 (3.08%) Open Source
9 2 (3.08%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 34 (52.31%) PowerShell
2 26 (40.00%) Python
3 18 (27.69%) SQL
4 15 (23.08%) Perl
5 14 (21.54%) Bash Shell
6 13 (20.00%) Ruby
7 7 (10.77%) C#
7 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
8 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
8 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.62%) C
9 3 (4.62%) PHP
10 2 (3.08%) Java
11 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.85%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.69%) MCSE
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.15%) AWS Certification
4 4 (6.15%) CEH
4 4 (6.15%) RHCT
5 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Docker
2 7 (10.77%) vCloud
3 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.62%) NFS
5 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.08%) vSphere
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 31 (47.69%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (23.08%) Ansible
3 5 (7.69%) Rsyslog
4 4 (6.15%) Kibana
4 4 (6.15%) logstash
5 2 (3.08%) Control-M
5 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.08%) OpenView
5 2 (3.08%) Terraform
5 2 (3.08%) vMotion
5 2 (3.08%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.54%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.54%) Consul
6 1 (1.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.54%) Forum Sentry
6 1 (1.54%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.54%) Packer
6 1 (1.54%) SCOM
6 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.54%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Red Hat
2 11 (16.92%) ServiceNow
3 10 (15.38%) Oracle
4 7 (10.77%) AppDynamics
4 7 (10.77%) Bluefish Communications
5 5 (7.69%) VMware
6 4 (6.15%) LANDesk
6 4 (6.15%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.62%) Cisco
8 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.08%) HP
8 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.08%) Veritas
9 1 (1.54%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.54%) CA
9 1 (1.54%) Dell
9 1 (1.54%) IBM
9 1 (1.54%) Juniper
9 1 (1.54%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.54%) Sun
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago