Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 September 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 55 34
Rank change year-on-year +7 -21 +47
Contract jobs citing Puppet 152 104 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.33% 3.61% 5.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.76% 32.50% 46.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 101 159
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £388 £400 £340
90th Percentile £600 £590 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 425 320 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.12% 11.12% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 201 326
West Yorkshire median daily rate £460 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £330 £263 £288
90th Percentile £635 £543 £570
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £11.88 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.47% +31.94% -53.88%
10th Percentile £13.40 £9.25 £8.50
90th Percentile £36.05 £18.34 £9.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year +45.83% -19.27% -30.94%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in West Yorkshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in West Yorkshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in West Yorkshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
Leeds +10 133 £475 - 18
Halifax - 1 £550 -
Puppet
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 108 (71.05%) Linux
2 92 (60.53%) DevOps
3 86 (56.58%) Python
4 85 (55.92%) Jenkins
5 80 (52.63%) Docker
6 64 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
7 60 (39.47%) Java
8 56 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 55 (36.18%) Git (software)
10 54 (35.53%) Ansible
11 53 (34.87%) Configuration Management
11 53 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (34.21%) Terraform
13 50 (32.89%) Opscode Chef
14 49 (32.24%) Microservices
15 45 (29.61%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (23.68%) Bash Shell
16 36 (23.68%) MongoDB
17 32 (21.05%) Red Hat
17 32 (21.05%) HTTP
17 32 (21.05%) JavaScript
18 31 (20.39%) Big Data
19 30 (19.74%) Ruby
19 30 (19.74%) Grafana
20 29 (19.08%) Open Source
21 28 (18.42%) MySQL
22 25 (16.45%) Microsoft
23 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
24 23 (15.13%) Security Cleared
24 23 (15.13%) Perl

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 23 (15.13%) Apache
2 20 (13.16%) nginx
3 15 (9.87%) Confluence
4 14 (9.21%) Tomcat
5 11 (7.24%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (6.58%) Apache Spark
6 10 (6.58%) WebSphere
7 8 (5.26%) IIS
7 8 (5.26%) Jetty
7 8 (5.26%) Mongrel
7 8 (5.26%) OpenStack
8 4 (2.63%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.97%) JBoss
9 3 (1.97%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.32%) CloudStack
10 2 (1.32%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 64 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (14.47%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (13.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 16 (10.53%) Slack
6 15 (9.87%) Amazon S3
7 10 (6.58%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (6.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (6.58%) Route 53
7 10 (6.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 8 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (5.26%) Google App Engine
8 8 (5.26%) PaaS
8 8 (5.26%) Serverless
9 6 (3.95%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (3.95%) Google Analytics
9 6 (3.95%) IaaS
10 5 (3.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (1.97%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 32 (21.05%) HTTP
2 17 (11.18%) TCP/IP
3 16 (10.53%) SSL
4 11 (7.24%) Firewall
5 10 (6.58%) DHCP
5 10 (6.58%) DNS
5 10 (6.58%) FTP
5 10 (6.58%) IPsec
6 3 (1.97%) NAS
6 3 (1.97%) SAN
7 2 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (1.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.68%) MongoDB
2 31 (20.39%) Big Data
3 28 (18.42%) MySQL
4 19 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 18 (11.84%) Hadoop
6 17 (11.18%) Apache Hive
7 14 (9.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (3.29%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.97%) Redis
12 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.32%) HBase
12 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.66%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.66%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 85 (55.92%) Jenkins
2 55 (36.18%) Git (software)
3 19 (12.50%) SonarQube
4 17 (11.18%) JIRA
5 14 (9.21%) Cucumber
6 13 (8.55%) Artifactory
7 11 (7.24%) GitLab
8 9 (5.92%) Selenium
8 9 (5.92%) Travis CI
9 8 (5.26%) Ant
9 8 (5.26%) IntelliJ
10 6 (3.95%) Gatling
10 6 (3.95%) JUnit
11 4 (2.63%) Maven
11 4 (2.63%) PHPUnit
12 3 (1.97%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.97%) Subversion
12 3 (1.97%) Vagrant
13 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (1.32%) Finance
1 2 (1.32%) Games
1 2 (1.32%) Online Betting
1 2 (1.32%) Retail
2 1 (0.66%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 72 (47.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (21.05%) Developer
3 17 (11.18%) Linux Engineer
4 16 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
5 15 (9.87%) AWS DevOps
5 15 (9.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 12 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (7.89%) Python Developer
7 11 (7.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (6.58%) Platform Engineer
8 10 (6.58%) Software Engineer
9 8 (5.26%) Big Data Developer
9 8 (5.26%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 8 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
10 7 (4.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) Scala Developer
10 7 (4.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.47%) Node.js
2 20 (13.16%) Kafka
3 15 (9.87%) Elastic Stack
3 15 (9.87%) RabbitMQ
4 14 (9.21%) Servlets
5 12 (7.89%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (7.24%) .NET
7 9 (5.92%) J2EE
7 9 (5.92%) Spring
7 9 (5.92%) XML
8 8 (5.26%) CSS
9 7 (4.61%) JSON
9 7 (4.61%) Spring Boot
10 6 (3.95%) Gherkin
10 6 (3.95%) Play Framework
10 6 (3.95%) REST
10 6 (3.95%) RESTful
10 6 (3.95%) Spring Batch
10 6 (3.95%) Spring Security
11 5 (3.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.89%) Public Cloud
2 8 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.63%) Clustering
3 4 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.97%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.97%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.32%) NHS
5 2 (1.32%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.66%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.66%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 108 (71.05%) Linux
2 56 (36.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (12.50%) Windows
4 18 (11.84%) CentOS
5 8 (5.26%) Unix
6 6 (3.95%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (60.53%) DevOps
2 53 (34.87%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (34.87%) Configuration Management
3 49 (32.24%) Microservices
4 45 (29.61%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (19.08%) Open Source
6 22 (14.47%) TDD
7 20 (13.16%) Deployment Automation
7 20 (13.16%) Software Engineering
8 18 (11.84%) Test Automation
9 13 (8.55%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (8.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 12 (7.89%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.58%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 10 (6.58%) SFIA
12 9 (5.92%) Coaching
12 9 (5.92%) Scrum
13 8 (5.26%) BDD
14 7 (4.61%) Continuous Deployment
14 7 (4.61%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 86 (56.58%) Python
2 60 (39.47%) Java
3 36 (23.68%) Bash Shell
4 32 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 30 (19.74%) Ruby
6 23 (15.13%) Perl
7 19 (12.50%) PHP
8 16 (10.53%) Shell Script
9 15 (9.87%) SQL
10 13 (8.55%) Go
11 11 (7.24%) PowerShell
12 10 (6.58%) Groovy
13 7 (4.61%) C#
13 7 (4.61%) Scala
14 6 (3.95%) Haskell
15 2 (1.32%) Java 8
16 1 (0.66%) C
16 1 (0.66%) C++
16 1 (0.66%) ES6
Qualifications
1 23 (15.13%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.55%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.26%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.66%) CCDP
4 1 (0.66%) CCNP
4 1 (0.66%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.66%) CISM
4 1 (0.66%) CISSP
4 1 (0.66%) Degree
4 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.97%) GDPR
2 2 (1.32%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.66%) PMO
3 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 80 (52.63%) Docker
2 19 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.58%) Xen
4 3 (1.97%) Apache Flume
5 2 (1.32%) Varnish
5 2 (1.32%) vSphere
5 2 (1.32%) XenServer
6 1 (0.66%) HDFS
6 1 (0.66%) KVM
6 1 (0.66%) QEMU
6 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 54 (35.53%) Ansible
2 52 (34.21%) Terraform
3 50 (32.89%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (19.74%) Grafana
5 20 (13.16%) Rancher
6 17 (11.18%) Kubernetes
7 14 (9.21%) Salt
8 12 (7.89%) Packer
9 11 (7.24%) Prometheus
10 10 (6.58%) Graylog
11 8 (5.26%) Kibana
12 6 (3.95%) CA Single Sign-On
13 5 (3.29%) CFEngine
14 3 (1.97%) Graphite
15 2 (1.32%) Cobbler
15 2 (1.32%) Consul
15 2 (1.32%) HAProxy
15 2 (1.32%) Oozie
16 1 (0.66%) SCOM
16 1 (0.66%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (21.05%) Red Hat
2 25 (16.45%) Microsoft
3 22 (14.47%) VMware
4 20 (13.16%) Google
5 10 (6.58%) Splunk
6 9 (5.92%) Black Duck
6 9 (5.92%) CA
7 5 (3.29%) Adobe
8 4 (2.63%) Oracle
9 3 (1.97%) Micro Focus
10 2 (1.32%) Apigee
10 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.66%) Cisco
11 1 (0.66%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.66%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.66%) HP
11 1 (0.66%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.66%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.66%) webMethods