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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 44 20 60
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +40
Contract jobs citing Puppet 8 64 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.40% 7.52% 1.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.62% 68.09% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 55 11
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.47 -
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
37 94 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.47% 11.05% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 69 35
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £17.38 £60.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.04% +313.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 -24 6 £375 -7.40% 1
Peterborough - 1 £550 -
Puppet
East of England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 54 (98.18%) Linux
2 44 (80.00%) DevOps
3 27 (49.09%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (47.27%) Ansible
5 24 (43.64%) Configuration Management
5 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (40.00%) Python
6 22 (40.00%) Ruby
7 21 (38.18%) Windows
7 21 (38.18%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (32.73%) Red Hat
9 17 (30.91%) Docker
10 16 (29.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (25.45%) Web Services
12 14 (25.45%) DNS
12 14 (25.45%) JIRA
12 14 (25.45%) Virtual Environments
13 13 (23.64%) Jenkins
13 13 (23.64%) Unix
13 13 (23.64%) SQL
13 13 (23.64%) MySQL
13 13 (23.64%) Oracle
13 13 (23.64%) Shell Script
13 13 (23.64%) SAN
14 12 (21.82%) HP
14 12 (21.82%) Nagios
14 12 (21.82%) ITIL
14 12 (21.82%) Open Source
14 12 (21.82%) MongoDB

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 7 (12.73%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
3 3 (5.45%) IIS
3 3 (5.45%) nginx
4 2 (3.64%) Jetty
4 2 (3.64%) Mongrel
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (49.09%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (21.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (16.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (12.73%) Amazon S3
5 7 (12.73%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (12.73%) Route 53
6 4 (7.27%) IaaS
7 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.45%) DNS
2 13 (23.64%) SAN
3 10 (18.18%) Firewall
4 4 (7.27%) SSL
5 2 (3.64%) DHCP
5 2 (3.64%) FTP
5 2 (3.64%) HTTP
5 2 (3.64%) IPsec
5 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) MySQL
2 12 (21.82%) MongoDB
3 8 (14.55%) MarkLogic
4 7 (12.73%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (12.73%) Neo4j
4 7 (12.73%) Redis
5 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 14 (25.45%) JIRA
3 13 (23.64%) Jenkins
4 12 (21.82%) Vagrant
5 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (14.55%) Selenium
7 7 (12.73%) Subversion
8 5 (9.09%) GitLab
9 4 (7.27%) Hudson
10 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
10 2 (3.64%) Travis CI
11 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.82%) Maven
General
1 4 (7.27%) Publishing
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Administrator
3 12 (21.82%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (14.55%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) Lead DevOps
7 7 (12.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (10.91%) Azure DevOps
8 6 (10.91%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (10.91%) Technical Leader
9 5 (9.09%) AWS Administrator
9 5 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) Cloud Specialist
9 5 (9.09%) DevOps Specialist
9 5 (9.09%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 5 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (7.27%) DevOps Administrator
10 4 (7.27%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) Web Services
2 7 (12.73%) ELK Stack
2 7 (12.73%) Node.js
3 3 (5.45%) HTML
3 3 (5.45%) LAMP
3 3 (5.45%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (5.45%) Middleware
4 2 (3.64%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (3.64%) Servlets
5 1 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (98.18%) Linux
2 21 (38.18%) Windows
3 15 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (23.64%) Unix
5 11 (20.00%) Solaris
6 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
7 4 (7.27%) CentOS
8 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) DevOps
2 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (43.64%) Configuration Management
3 14 (25.45%) Virtual Environments
4 12 (21.82%) ITIL
4 12 (21.82%) Open Source
5 11 (20.00%) High Availability
5 11 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (18.18%) Change Control
6 10 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 10 (18.18%) Load Balancing
7 8 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.73%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (12.73%) Software Delivery
9 4 (7.27%) SDLC
9 4 (7.27%) Security Hardening
10 3 (5.45%) Web Operations
11 2 (3.64%) Front End Development
11 2 (3.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) Python
1 22 (40.00%) Ruby
2 13 (23.64%) Shell Script
2 13 (23.64%) SQL
3 11 (20.00%) Java
3 11 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (16.36%) Perl
5 6 (10.91%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.27%) PHP
6 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.64%) Jython
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (30.91%) Docker
2 12 (21.82%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (20.00%) iptables
4 10 (18.18%) Postfix
4 10 (18.18%) Sendmail
4 10 (18.18%) vSphere
5 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (47.27%) Ansible
2 21 (38.18%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (21.82%) Cobbler
3 12 (21.82%) Nagios
3 12 (21.82%) Packer
4 11 (20.00%) OSSEC
5 8 (14.55%) logstash
6 7 (12.73%) Kibana
7 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (3.64%) SCCM
7 2 (3.64%) SCOM
7 2 (3.64%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.82%) Riemann
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Red Hat
2 13 (23.64%) Oracle
3 12 (21.82%) HP
4 11 (20.00%) EMC
4 11 (20.00%) LogRhythm
4 11 (20.00%) TippingPoint
5 10 (18.18%) ServiceNow
5 10 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 10 (18.18%) Splunk
6 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.27%) VMware
8 1 (1.82%) Rackspace