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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 69 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing Puppet 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.21% 0.086%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.33% 2.15% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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
86 93 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.32% 9.63% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 30 47
Median daily rate £362 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £159 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £487 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.50 £33.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.41% +10.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +10 2 £500 - 1
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (61.54%) SCCM
2 8 (61.54%) CentOS
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL V2
2 8 (61.54%) vCloud
2 8 (61.54%) Docker
2 8 (61.54%) vRealize
2 8 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (53.85%) Capacity Management
4 6 (46.15%) IaaS
5 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) MS Office
5 5 (38.46%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 3 (23.08%) Opsview
7 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
7 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
7 3 (23.08%) SCOM
7 3 (23.08%) Ruby

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:

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Firewall
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Automation Specialist
2 4 (30.77%) Data Centre Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Build Automation Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) CentOS
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL V2
2 7 (53.85%) Capacity Management
2 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Build Automation
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Docker
1 8 (61.54%) vCloud
1 8 (61.54%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SCCM
1 8 (61.54%) vRealize
2 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (23.08%) Nagios
3 3 (23.08%) Opsview
3 3 (23.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
1 8 (61.54%) VMware