The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Birmingham region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank - - 57
Contract jobs citing Puppet 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.06% +14.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
35 36 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.94% 6.01% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 26
Average daily rate £318 £308 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +46.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%
Puppet
West Midlands

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 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SVG
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) RubyGems
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) RubyGems
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) SVG
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Sinatra
1 1 (100.00%) WebGL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Fedora
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Vagrant