Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 55 62
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7 +22
Contract jobs citing Puppet 42 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.26% 2.49% 1.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.14% 22.22% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 19
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £500 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.66% +50.35%
10th Percentile £425 £363 £435
90th Percentile £606 £673 £700
South West median daily rate £435 £450 £481
% change year-on-year -3.33% -6.49% +6.94%
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 377 126 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 20.31% 11.20% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 71 110
Wiltshire median daily rate £480 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +17.65% +21.34%
10th Percentile £350 £363 £295
90th Percentile £650 £625 £594
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £363
% change year-on-year - +17.24% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.27 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +147.23% - -
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £20.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year +96.92% -49.22% +29.03%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -12 20 £500 - 2
Salisbury - 15 £550 -
Corsham - 1 - - 2
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 36 (85.71%) Linux
2 28 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 24 (57.14%) Ansible
3 24 (57.14%) DevOps
4 23 (54.76%) Docker
4 23 (54.76%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
5 20 (47.62%) Python
5 20 (47.62%) Configuration Management
6 19 (45.24%) Kubernetes
7 16 (38.10%) IT Strategy
7 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
8 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (35.71%) Critical Thinking
8 15 (35.71%) RHCE
8 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
8 15 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
8 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (30.95%) Degree
10 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
11 12 (28.57%) DV Cleared
12 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (21.43%) Windows
13 8 (19.05%) Debian
13 8 (19.05%) CoreOS
14 7 (16.67%) Open Source
15 5 (11.90%) CentOS
15 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V

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 1 (2.38%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (4.76%) Route 53
4 2 (4.76%) Serverless
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) DNS
1 2 (4.76%) NetScaler
1 2 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (2.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.38%) DataStax
2 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.38%) GitLab
4 1 (2.38%) Gradle
4 1 (2.38%) Maven
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Architect
2 14 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (2.38%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (2.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Cassandra DBA
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (2.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (2.38%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
1 2 (4.76%) .NET Core
1 2 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (2.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.38%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (85.71%) Linux
2 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Windows
4 8 (19.05%) CoreOS
4 8 (19.05%) Debian
5 5 (11.90%) CentOS
6 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) DevOps
2 20 (47.62%) Configuration Management
3 16 (38.10%) IT Strategy
4 15 (35.71%) Critical Thinking
4 15 (35.71%) Technical Architecture
5 13 (30.95%) Computer Science
6 7 (16.67%) Open Source
7 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 2 (4.76%) Auto-Scaling
10 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (4.76%) Deployment Automation
10 2 (4.76%) ETL
10 2 (4.76%) Information Assurance
10 2 (4.76%) Information Security
10 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (4.76%) Microservices
10 2 (4.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (47.62%) Python
2 5 (11.90%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) C#
3 4 (9.52%) Go
4 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
2 15 (35.71%) RHCE
2 15 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 13 (30.95%) Degree
4 12 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 23 (54.76%) Docker
2 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.90%) KVM
2 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (57.14%) Ansible
2 23 (54.76%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (45.24%) Kubernetes
4 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 4 (9.52%) Terraform
6 2 (4.76%) SCCM
6 2 (4.76%) SCOM
7 1 (2.38%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) hybris
3 1 (2.38%) NetIQ
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) SaltStack