The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 54 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.33% -
As % of the Systems Management category 6.00% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £438 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
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
50 46 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.37% 7.60% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 33
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £270 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Python

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
Birmingham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago