The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 58 23 67
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +44
Contract jobs citing Puppet 3 40 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.52% 5.87% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.09% 63.49% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 27 5
Median daily rate £425 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 -
Puppet
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
33 63 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.73% 9.25% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 38 26
Median daily rate £425 £505 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.84% +55.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £370 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £10.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -40.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
- -25.53%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Puppet
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Cambridgeshire region.

Puppet Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Cambridge -25 2 £425 -5.55% 2
Peterborough - 1 - - 1
Puppet
East of England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 5 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) Splunk
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) vSphere
5 3 (30.00%) Change Control
5 3 (30.00%) Cobbler
5 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (30.00%) OSSEC
5 3 (30.00%) Postfix
5 3 (30.00%) Sendmail
5 3 (30.00%) TippingPoint
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby
5 3 (30.00%) Incident Management

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) Hudson
4 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Solaris
5 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) High Availability
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) OO
6 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Jython
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) iptables
1 3 (30.00%) Postfix
1 3 (30.00%) Sendmail
1 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (30.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
1 3 (30.00%) Cobbler
1 3 (30.00%) Nagios
1 3 (30.00%) OSSEC
2 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 3 (30.00%) LogRhythm
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (30.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (30.00%) Splunk
3 3 (30.00%) TippingPoint
4 2 (20.00%) VMware