The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 75 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.21% 0.42% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.78% 3.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £438 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
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
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
72 142 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.44% 11.93% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 64 51
Median daily rate £425 £407 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.42% +48.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £276 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £452 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 2 £438 +2.94% 1
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Heroku
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Kafka
3 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Ant

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (33.33%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (33.33%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Flyway
2 1 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Strategy Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Akka
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
1 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) FMCG
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) CoreOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
3 1 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) VMware