The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 24 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -1
Contract jobs citing Puppet 55 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.63% 1.36% 1.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 65.48% 22.45% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 11 7
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£413 £400 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.47 - £41.25
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
84 49 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.12% 6.05% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 29 20
Average daily rate £405 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £138 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £21.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 - £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.55 - £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -9.33%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +28 53 £413 +3.12% 9
Puppet
East of England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

1 101 (97.12%) DevOps
2 94 (90.38%) Linux
3 88 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
4 77 (74.04%) Opscode Chef
5 76 (73.08%) Ruby
6 51 (49.04%) Web Services
7 50 (48.08%) Ansible
8 49 (47.12%) Configuration Management
9 41 (39.42%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (32.69%) Python
11 23 (22.12%) Perl
12 20 (19.23%) PHP
12 20 (19.23%) Java
12 20 (19.23%) UNIX
12 20 (19.23%) Bash Shell
13 14 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
14 13 (12.50%) IaaS
15 11 (10.58%) Subversion
16 10 (9.62%) VMware
17 9 (8.65%) Vagrant
18 8 (7.69%) Red Hat
18 8 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
18 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
19 7 (6.73%) Jenkins
19 7 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 7 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 6 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
20 6 (5.77%) Nagios
20 6 (5.77%) PostgreSQL

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (4.81%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.92%) Apache
3 2 (1.92%) Node.js
4 1 (0.96%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 88 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.50%) IaaS
3 8 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (4.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.88%) DNS
1 3 (2.88%) Firewall
2 1 (0.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.77%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.58%) Subversion
3 7 (6.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (6.73%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.92%) JIRA
4 2 (1.92%) Selenium
5 1 (0.96%) Maven
5 1 (0.96%) Ant
5 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.96%) GitLab
General
1 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
1 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 64 (61.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 48 (46.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 27 (25.96%) Systems Administrator
4 26 (25.00%) Administrator
5 25 (24.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 25 (24.04%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (8.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (0.96%) Build Engineer
8 1 (0.96%) Software Build Engineer
8 1 (0.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (0.96%) DevOps Administrator
8 1 (0.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (49.04%) Web Services
2 2 (1.92%) HTML5
2 2 (1.92%) Sensu
2 2 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 94 (90.38%) Linux
2 20 (19.23%) UNIX
3 7 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.85%) CentOS
5 3 (2.88%) Windows
6 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (97.12%) DevOps
2 49 (47.12%) Configuration Management
3 41 (39.42%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (3.85%) Scrum
6 3 (2.88%) Load Balancing
6 3 (2.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (1.92%) Mentoring
7 2 (1.92%) Kanban
7 2 (1.92%) BDD
7 2 (1.92%) Build Automation
7 2 (1.92%) Automated Testing
7 2 (1.92%) TDD
7 2 (1.92%) ITIL
7 2 (1.92%) Migration
8 1 (0.96%) Project Management
8 1 (0.96%) Document Management
8 1 (0.96%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (0.96%) Open Source
8 1 (0.96%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 76 (73.08%) Ruby
2 34 (32.69%) Python
3 23 (22.12%) Perl
4 20 (19.23%) PHP
4 20 (19.23%) Java
4 20 (19.23%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.96%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 77 (74.04%) Opscode Chef
2 50 (48.08%) Ansible
3 9 (8.65%) Vagrant
4 6 (5.77%) Nagios
5 5 (4.81%) Graphite
5 5 (4.81%) logstash
6 3 (2.88%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.96%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) VMware
2 8 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.81%) Google
4 1 (0.96%) Citrix
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