Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 26 63
Rank change year-on-year +4 +37 -10
Contract jobs citing Puppet 13 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 5.75% 1.28% 1.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 39.39% 10.71% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Warrington median daily rate £592 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.55% +29.41% +54.55%
10th Percentile £521 £525 £383
90th Percentile £662 £575 £519
Cheshire median daily rate £525 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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 33 28 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 14.60% 11.97% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 32
Warrington median daily rate £500 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -29.41% -27.97%
10th Percentile £325 £131 £363
90th Percentile £623 £419 £574
Cheshire median daily rate £435 £361 £425
% change year-on-year +20.42% -15.00% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £25.00 £17.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +44.93% -17.86% +4.04%

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 27 May 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 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
3 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
4 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (61.54%) IaaS
5 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
5 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
5 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (61.54%) JSON
6 7 (53.85%) Decision-Making
6 7 (53.85%) Kanban
6 7 (53.85%) Scrum
6 7 (53.85%) Linux
6 7 (53.85%) PaaS
7 6 (46.15%) Docker
7 6 (46.15%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (38.46%) Ansible
8 5 (38.46%) .NET
8 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
8 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
9 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 4 (30.77%) Windows
9 4 (30.77%) Terraform

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 2 (15.38%) Confluence
1 2 (15.38%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (61.54%) IaaS
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (53.85%) PaaS
4 3 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (15.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Jenkins
2 10 (76.92%) Git (software)
3 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
3 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
5 2 (15.38%) SonarQube
6 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (7.69%) GoCD
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Azure DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) AWS DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Azure Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) Integration Consultant
4 4 (30.77%) AWS Consultant
4 4 (30.77%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (23.08%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (23.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Linux Scripter
6 2 (15.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) JSON
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Decision-Making
3 7 (53.85%) Kanban
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (38.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Coaching
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
7 2 (15.38%) Microservices
7 2 (15.38%) Static Code Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) User Stories
8 1 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
8 1 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (7.69%) Security Hardening
8 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Go
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Ansible
2 4 (30.77%) Terraform
3 1 (7.69%) Consul
3 1 (7.69%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Packer
3 1 (7.69%) Rancher
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk