The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 67 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Puppet 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% - 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.98% - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £413 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
Puppet
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
43 47 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.52% 5.70% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 18
Median daily rate £350 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £573 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £10.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +137.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -10.28%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Puppet across the Birmingham region.

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Terraform
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Google