Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 23 56
Rank change year-on-year +2 +33 -3
Contract jobs citing Puppet 7 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.63% 4.11% 1.56%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.00% 32.14% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 6
Warrington median daily rate £550 £535 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% +25.88% -8.11%
10th Percentile £504 £525 £383
90th Percentile £596 £575 £464
Cheshire median daily rate £463 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -7.50% +17.65% -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 25 28 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 12.95% 12.79% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 31
Warrington median daily rate £400 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -14.71% -34.62%
10th Percentile £192 £263 £367
90th Percentile £568 £575 £575
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £364 £425
% change year-on-year +9.97% -14.41% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.63 £13.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +50.96% -38.10% +19.37%

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 19 August 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 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Terraform
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
5 2 (28.57%) Web Operations
5 2 (28.57%) Splunk
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) nginx
6 1 (14.29%) OpenStack

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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (14.29%) GoCD
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
3 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) WebOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Web Operations
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Management
5 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 1 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Go
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Ansible
2 4 (57.14%) Terraform
3 3 (42.86%) Kubernetes
3 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (14.29%) Consul
4 1 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (14.29%) Packer
4 1 (14.29%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Splunk
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware