Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 February 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 66 76
Rank change year-on-year +10 +10 +6
Contract jobs citing Puppet 21 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.01% 2.03% 1.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.21% 19.42% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 13
Wiltshire median daily rate £588 £523 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.44% +41.22% -15.43%
10th Percentile £406 £425 £318
90th Percentile £673 £698 £394
South West median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 122 139 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 11.66% 10.43% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 94 83
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £460 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% +24.32% -11.90%
10th Percentile £363 £284 £276
90th Percentile £663 £600 £524
South West median daily rate £450 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +24.14% -2.03% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £25.00
South West median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -45.00% +128.57% -26.70%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Wiltshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Wiltshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Wiltshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 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
Swindon +22 20 £588 +34.29% 2
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 20 (95.24%) DevOps
2 17 (80.95%) Ansible
2 17 (80.95%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 13 (61.90%) Docker
4 13 (61.90%) Python
5 11 (52.38%) Open Source
6 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (42.86%) Linux
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (33.33%) Java
8 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 7 (33.33%) Groovy
9 6 (28.57%) nginx
9 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (28.57%) Kubernetes
9 6 (28.57%) Travis CI
9 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
10 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
10 5 (23.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 5 (23.81%) Terraform
10 5 (23.81%) Ruby
10 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
10 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
10 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (23.81%) VMS
10 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
11 4 (19.05%) SAS

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 6 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (28.57%) nginx
2 5 (23.81%) Tomcat
2 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
3 4 (19.05%) SAS
4 3 (14.29%) Apache
4 3 (14.29%) CloudStack
4 3 (14.29%) IIS
4 3 (14.29%) Jetty
4 3 (14.29%) Mongrel
4 3 (14.29%) OpenStack
5 1 (4.76%) Confluence
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (19.05%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (19.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (19.05%) Amazon S3
4 4 (19.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (19.05%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (19.05%) Google App Engine
4 4 (19.05%) Route 53
4 4 (19.05%) Serverless
4 4 (19.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (14.29%) npm
5 3 (14.29%) PaaS
6 1 (4.76%) IaaS
6 1 (4.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
1 4 (19.05%) FTP
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
1 4 (19.05%) IPsec
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (19.05%) Data Lake
1 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
1 4 (19.05%) HDInsight
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 6 (28.57%) Travis CI
3 4 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (14.29%) CircleCI
4 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (14.29%) Gradle
4 3 (14.29%) gulp
4 3 (14.29%) Maven
5 2 (9.52%) IBM UrbanCode
5 2 (9.52%) JUnit
6 1 (4.76%) Artifactory
6 1 (4.76%) JIRA
6 1 (4.76%) SonarQube
6 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) J2EE
1 3 (14.29%) Servlets
2 1 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
1 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (23.81%) VMS
4 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 2 (9.52%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) DevOps
2 11 (52.38%) Open Source
3 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (23.81%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (19.05%) Auto-Scaling
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (14.29%) DSDM
7 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.52%) OWASP
9 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 1 (4.76%) Microservices
9 1 (4.76%) Migration
9 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) Groovy
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Bash Shell
3 5 (23.81%) Ruby
4 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Docker
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) Xen
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.76%) GlusterFS
4 1 (4.76%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (80.95%) Ansible
1 17 (80.95%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (28.57%) Kubernetes
3 5 (23.81%) Terraform
4 1 (4.76%) Nagios
4 1 (4.76%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Red Hat
2 4 (19.05%) Google
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) SaltStack
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) New Relic
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) SAP