Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 22 October 2018 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 24 47
Rank change year-on-year -4 +23 -3
Contract jobs citing Puppet 5 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.27% 3.61% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.16% 29.03% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 4
Warrington median daily rate £525 £535 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.87% +25.88% -21.30%
10th Percentile £503 £525 £356
90th Percentile £578 £575 £473
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Warrington with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 38 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 17.27% 12.45% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 28
Warrington median daily rate £375 £375 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.25% -17.29%
10th Percentile £195 £263 £120
90th Percentile £588 £575 £558
Cheshire median daily rate £403 £363 £425
% change year-on-year +11.03% -14.71% -1.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year +14.75% +17.31% -23.53%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Warrington

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Terraform
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (40.00%) Web Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 1 (20.00%) Travis CI
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
1 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WebOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Web Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
3 1 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (60.00%) Terraform
3 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk
1 1 (20.00%) VMware