Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 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
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 118 54
Rank change year-on-year +15 -64 -20
Contract jobs citing Puppet 19 42 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.93% 1.31% 3.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.31% 11.48% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 98
Surrey median daily rate £550 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.82% -2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £456 £401 £363
90th Percentile £625 £616 £575
South East median daily rate £550 £500 £490
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.04% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 - £41.50

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 260 366 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 12.69% 11.45% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 238 249
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +9.41%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £263
90th Percentile £650 £608 £591
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 £19.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +146.75% +10.00% -5.41%
10th Percentile £27.98 £16.53 £11.43
90th Percentile £85.75 £22.98 £39.55
South East median hourly rate £23.41 £17.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year +37.71% +19.30% -56.15%

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 18 November 2019.

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 18 November 2019. 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
Reigate - 8 £600 - 7
Guildford +11 2 £550 +22.22%
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 2 - -
Redhill - 2 £500 -
Puppet
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 15 (78.95%) DevOps
2 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
3 10 (52.63%) Azure
4 9 (47.37%) Windows
4 9 (47.37%) Ansible
5 8 (42.11%) Terraform
5 8 (42.11%) Python
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) AWS
5 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
6 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) Kubernetes
7 6 (31.58%) Packer
8 5 (26.32%) Docker
9 4 (21.05%) IaaS
9 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
9 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure as Code
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (15.79%) Auto-Scaling
10 3 (15.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (15.79%) Analytics
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
10 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
10 3 (15.79%) Java

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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) Azure
2 8 (42.11%) AWS
3 4 (21.05%) IaaS
4 3 (15.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (10.53%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (10.53%) PaaS
5 2 (10.53%) SaaS
5 2 (10.53%) Serverless
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (5.26%) GitHub
6 1 (5.26%) OpenShift
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Azure DevOps
2 9 (47.37%) Azure Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Consultant
4 5 (26.32%) DevOps Consultant
5 4 (21.05%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) AWS Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Cloud Specialist
6 2 (10.53%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) AWS Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) Kafka
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
1 1 (5.26%) OAuth
1 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) DevOps
2 12 (63.16%) Configuration Management
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (15.79%) Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Auto-Scaling
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) Cloud Operations
6 2 (10.53%) Compliance Management
6 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
6 2 (10.53%) DNA
6 2 (10.53%) Market Research
6 2 (10.53%) Risk and Compliance Management
6 2 (10.53%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) Service-Level Objective
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
1 8 (42.11%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.26%) KVM
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Ansible
2 8 (42.11%) Terraform
3 7 (36.84%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (31.58%) Kubernetes
4 6 (31.58%) Packer
5 1 (5.26%) CloudHub
5 1 (5.26%) logstash
5 1 (5.26%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Splunk
3 1 (5.26%) VMware