Period
to 25 May 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 25 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 72 69
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +1
Contract jobs citing Puppet 17 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.61% 1.67% 1.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.12% 28.21% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 14
Wiltshire median daily rate £638 £494 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.11% +19.70% -2.94%
10th Percentile £588 £425 £319
90th Percentile £713 £675 £563
South West median daily rate £493 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +3.68% +11.76% -1.45%
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 168 78 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 15.88% 5.91% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 52 81
Wiltshire median daily rate £489 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +12.50% +9.59%
10th Percentile £313 £301 £310
90th Percentile £700 £634 £563
South West median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £19.00
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year -56.25% +163.55% -24.81%

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
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 25 May 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 +16 17 £638 +30.77%
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 17 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (76.47%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (76.47%) Ansible
2 13 (76.47%) Python
3 10 (58.82%) Docker
4 9 (52.94%) Groovy
4 9 (52.94%) Kubernetes
5 8 (47.06%) Open Source
6 7 (41.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 6 (35.29%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (23.53%) nginx
9 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
9 4 (23.53%) Linux
9 4 (23.53%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (23.53%) Terraform
10 3 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (17.65%) Travis CI
10 3 (17.65%) Private Cloud
10 3 (17.65%) gulp
10 3 (17.65%) SaltStack
10 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (17.65%) CircleCI
10 3 (17.65%) npm
10 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (17.65%) Java
10 3 (17.65%) GCP
10 3 (17.65%) OWASP

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 (35.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (23.53%) nginx
3 3 (17.65%) CloudStack
3 3 (17.65%) OpenStack
4 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (17.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) npm
2 3 (17.65%) PaaS
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (17.65%) CircleCI
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Gradle
2 3 (17.65%) gulp
2 3 (17.65%) Maven
2 3 (17.65%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (17.65%) Travis CI
3 2 (11.76%) IBM UrbanCode
3 2 (11.76%) JUnit
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (17.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) AWS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (47.06%) Open Source
3 7 (41.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) OWASP
4 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) Groovy
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Docker
2 4 (23.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) Ansible
1 13 (76.47%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (52.94%) Kubernetes
3 4 (23.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
2 3 (17.65%) SaltStack