Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 39 81
Rank change year-on-year -9 +42 +36
Contract jobs citing Puppet 98 117 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.51% 5.09% 2.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.63% 32.77% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 84 49
Surrey median daily rate £500 £463 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +19.35% -22.50%
10th Percentile £376 £356 £313
90th Percentile £575 £530 £575
South East median daily rate £490 £450 £401
% change year-on-year +8.89% +12.36% -11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +27.69% - -

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 320 357 393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.45% 15.54% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 250 244
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -0.62%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £277
90th Percentile £591 £539 £503
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 13
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.41% -7.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.43 £16.27 £11.89
90th Percentile £39.55 £28.60 £31.00
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -42.00% +25.00% +0.45%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -3 6 £400 -5.88% 6
Leatherhead -1 5 £550 +46.67% 1
Reigate -40 4 £425 -8.11%
Epsom - 3 £375 -
Woking - 2 £263 -
Camberley +3 1 £450 +5.88%
Cobham -5 1 - -
Redhill -13 1 £640 +34.74%
Staines -22 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 72 (73.47%) Linux
2 67 (68.37%) Opscode Chef
2 67 (68.37%) Ansible
2 67 (68.37%) DevOps
3 50 (51.02%) Jenkins
4 47 (47.96%) Git (software)
5 45 (45.92%) Amazon AWS
6 44 (44.90%) Docker
6 44 (44.90%) Java
7 38 (38.78%) Red Hat
7 38 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (38.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (27.55%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (26.53%) Python
10 25 (25.51%) MySQL
11 24 (24.49%) Configuration Management
12 23 (23.47%) Finance
12 23 (23.47%) MongoDB
13 22 (22.45%) Test Automation
14 21 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (21.43%) Oracle
14 21 (21.43%) Perl
14 21 (21.43%) Unix
15 20 (20.41%) Relational Database
15 20 (20.41%) Redis
16 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Azure
16 19 (19.39%) Subversion
16 19 (19.39%) Sonatype Nexus
17 17 (17.35%) Terraform
18 16 (16.33%) JIRA

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 13 (13.27%) OpenStack
2 11 (11.22%) WebSphere
3 9 (9.18%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.14%) Confluence
5 5 (5.10%) Apache
5 5 (5.10%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (3.06%) IIS
7 2 (2.04%) SAS
8 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 45 (45.92%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (12.24%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (10.20%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (10.20%) GitHub
4 10 (10.20%) Serverless
5 4 (4.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (3.06%) IaaS
6 3 (3.06%) PaaS
6 3 (3.06%) SaaS
7 2 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.04%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.04%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) DNS
1 7 (7.14%) VPN
2 6 (6.12%) Firewall
2 6 (6.12%) FTP
2 6 (6.12%) SAN
3 5 (5.10%) SSH
4 4 (4.08%) Internet
5 2 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.04%) LAN
5 2 (2.04%) NAS
5 2 (2.04%) OSPF
5 2 (2.04%) SMTP
5 2 (2.04%) VLAN
5 2 (2.04%) WAN
6 1 (1.02%) DHCP
6 1 (1.02%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.55%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (25.51%) MySQL
3 23 (23.47%) MongoDB
4 20 (20.41%) Redis
4 20 (20.41%) Relational Database
5 10 (10.20%) NoSQL
6 8 (8.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (3.06%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.04%) InfluxDB
9 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.02%) Big Data
9 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.02%) HBase
Development Applications
1 50 (51.02%) Jenkins
2 47 (47.96%) Git (software)
3 19 (19.39%) Sonatype Nexus
3 19 (19.39%) Subversion
4 16 (16.33%) JIRA
5 8 (8.16%) Bitbucket
6 5 (5.10%) Artifactory
6 5 (5.10%) MSTest
6 5 (5.10%) NUnit
6 5 (5.10%) Vagrant
7 3 (3.06%) MSBuild
7 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.04%) Toad
9 1 (1.02%) Ant
9 1 (1.02%) Maven
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (23.47%) Finance
2 2 (2.04%) Banking
2 2 (2.04%) Games
2 2 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (13.27%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (11.22%) AWS DevOps
3 11 (11.22%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (9.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 9 (9.18%) Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 9 (9.18%) Platform Engineer
5 8 (8.16%) Administrator
5 8 (8.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
7 6 (6.12%) Consultant
7 6 (6.12%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Storage Administrator
8 5 (5.10%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.10%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.20%) REST
2 6 (6.12%) Web Services
3 4 (4.08%) J2EE
3 4 (4.08%) LAMP
4 3 (3.06%) .NET
4 3 (3.06%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.02%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.02%) JSON
5 1 (1.02%) Sensu
5 1 (1.02%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.02%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Storage
1 5 (5.10%) Public Cloud
2 4 (4.08%) Private Cloud
3 2 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.02%) Clustering
4 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.02%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.02%) Online Games
4 1 (1.02%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 72 (73.47%) Linux
2 38 (38.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (21.43%) Unix
4 14 (14.29%) CentOS
5 11 (11.22%) Ubuntu
6 7 (7.14%) Windows
7 6 (6.12%) Solaris
8 3 (3.06%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.02%) AIX
9 1 (1.02%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (68.37%) DevOps
2 38 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.49%) Configuration Management
4 22 (22.45%) Test Automation
5 21 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.20%) TDD
7 9 (9.18%) Kanban
7 9 (9.18%) Microservices
8 8 (8.16%) OO
9 7 (7.14%) Application Performance Management
9 7 (7.14%) Load Balancing
9 7 (7.14%) Performance Management
10 6 (6.12%) High Availability
10 6 (6.12%) ITIL
10 6 (6.12%) Task Automation
11 5 (5.10%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (4.08%) E-Commerce
12 4 (4.08%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 44 (44.90%) Java
2 26 (26.53%) Python
3 21 (21.43%) Perl
4 11 (11.22%) Ruby
4 11 (11.22%) SQL
5 9 (9.18%) Bash Shell
5 9 (9.18%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.12%) C#
7 3 (3.06%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.06%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.04%) C
8 2 (2.04%) C++
8 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.02%) Go
9 1 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 44 (44.90%) Docker
2 5 (5.10%) Veritas File System
3 4 (4.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (2.04%) NFS
4 2 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.02%) zsh
Systems Management
1 67 (68.37%) Ansible
1 67 (68.37%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (17.35%) Terraform
3 7 (7.14%) Pingdom
4 6 (6.12%) logstash
5 5 (5.10%) CFEngine
5 5 (5.10%) Nagios
5 5 (5.10%) NetBackup
6 4 (4.08%) Consul
6 4 (4.08%) Kubernetes
6 4 (4.08%) Netcool
6 4 (4.08%) SnapMirror
6 4 (4.08%) SnapVault
6 4 (4.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (2.04%) Cacti
7 2 (2.04%) Icinga
8 1 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (1.02%) Kibana
8 1 (1.02%) Salt
8 1 (1.02%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (38.78%) Red Hat
2 21 (21.43%) Oracle
3 11 (11.22%) AppDynamics
4 9 (9.18%) Atlassian
5 6 (6.12%) PagerDuty
6 5 (5.10%) NetApp
6 5 (5.10%) Splunk
6 5 (5.10%) Veritas
7 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.08%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.08%) Sun
8 3 (3.06%) VMware
9 2 (2.04%) Brocade
10 1 (1.02%) EMC
10 1 (1.02%) F5
10 1 (1.02%) Google
10 1 (1.02%) New Relic
10 1 (1.02%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.02%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.02%) Sybase