Period
to 19 January 2021

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 6 months to 19 January 2021 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 38 87 121
Rank change year-on-year +49 +34 -36
Contract jobs citing Puppet 9 23 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Surrey 1.91% 1.33% 1.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.43% 10.70% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 16
Median daily rate £500 £550 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +18.92% -5.13%
10th Percentile £402 £460 £363
90th Percentile £547 £625 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 Surrey with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 67 215 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 14.23% 12.47% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 163 239
Median daily rate £438 £484 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.61% +0.83% -0.26%
10th Percentile £213 £307 £250
90th Percentile £550 £638 £625
South East median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £56.71 £14.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.90% +300.88% +2.87%
10th Percentile £15.75 £29.57 £11.05
90th Percentile £17.25 £87.84 £15.92
Median hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% +66.67% +7.14%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Surrey

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Puppet in Surrey.

Daily rate trend for Puppet in Surrey

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Puppet in Surrey over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

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 6 months to 19 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +9 3 £450 -18.18% 2
Reigate +17 1 £525 -12.50%
Camberley - 1 £500 -
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Python
2 6 (66.67%) Ansible
2 6 (66.67%) Docker
3 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 5 (55.56%) AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Terraform
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Amazon ECS
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
5 3 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
5 3 (33.33%) Confluence
5 3 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (33.33%) Amazon EKS
5 3 (33.33%) Serverless
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Release Management
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) Perforce
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) C++

Puppet
Co-occurring 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 3 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon ECS
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon EKS
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 3 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (33.33%) Serverless
4 2 (22.22%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Compliance Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Product Roadmap
3 1 (11.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Ansible
2 5 (55.56%) Terraform
3 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
4 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Perforce
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto