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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 35 16 60
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +44
Contract jobs citing Puppet 23 79 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.78% 9.71% 1.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 40.35% 73.15% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 71 11
Median daily rate £475 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -3.12%
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 - £47.50 -
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
57 108 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.36% 13.27% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 86 32
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £323 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £60.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +352.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +10.25%

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 July 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 July 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 -20 21 £456 +17.74% 3
Peterborough - 1 £550 - 1
Puppet
East of England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 65 (98.48%) Linux
2 55 (83.33%) DevOps
3 32 (48.48%) Ansible
4 31 (46.97%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (40.91%) Configuration Management
6 26 (39.39%) Opscode Chef
7 25 (37.88%) Python
7 25 (37.88%) Windows
7 25 (37.88%) Ruby
8 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (30.30%) Red Hat
9 20 (30.30%) Docker
10 18 (27.27%) Web Services
10 18 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 17 (25.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (21.21%) DNS
12 14 (21.21%) JIRA
12 14 (21.21%) Jenkins
12 14 (21.21%) AWS CloudFormation
12 14 (21.21%) Virtual Environments
12 14 (21.21%) Virtual Machines
13 13 (19.70%) Packer
13 13 (19.70%) Vagrant
13 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (19.70%) Unix
13 13 (19.70%) Java
13 13 (19.70%) SQL
13 13 (19.70%) MySQL
13 13 (19.70%) Oracle
13 13 (19.70%) Shell Script

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 8 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.61%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (9.09%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) IIS
4 3 (4.55%) nginx
5 2 (3.03%) Jetty
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (46.97%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (21.21%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (13.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (10.61%) Amazon S3
5 7 (10.61%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (10.61%) Route 53
6 4 (6.06%) IaaS
7 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.21%) DNS
2 13 (19.70%) SAN
3 10 (15.15%) Firewall
4 4 (6.06%) SSL
5 2 (3.03%) DHCP
5 2 (3.03%) FTP
5 2 (3.03%) HTTP
5 2 (3.03%) IPsec
5 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) MySQL
2 12 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 8 (12.12%) MarkLogic
4 7 (10.61%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (10.61%) Neo4j
4 7 (10.61%) Redis
5 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 14 (21.21%) Jenkins
2 14 (21.21%) JIRA
3 13 (19.70%) Vagrant
4 11 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 8 (12.12%) Selenium
6 7 (10.61%) Subversion
7 5 (7.58%) GitLab
8 4 (6.06%) Hudson
9 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
9 2 (3.03%) Travis CI
10 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 4 (6.06%) Publishing
2 2 (3.03%) Banking
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (62.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (22.73%) Administrator
3 12 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 10 (15.15%) Lead DevOps
5 10 (15.15%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (13.64%) Technical Leader
7 8 (12.12%) Azure DevOps
7 8 (12.12%) Cloud Specialist
7 8 (12.12%) DevOps Specialist
7 8 (12.12%) Linux Engineer
7 8 (12.12%) Technical Specialist
8 7 (10.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 6 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) AWS Administrator
10 5 (7.58%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (7.58%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (7.58%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 4 (6.06%) DevOps Administrator
11 4 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.27%) Web Services
2 7 (10.61%) ELK Stack
2 7 (10.61%) Node.js
3 3 (4.55%) HTML
3 3 (4.55%) LAMP
3 3 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (4.55%) Middleware
4 2 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (3.03%) Servlets
5 1 (1.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 65 (98.48%) Linux
2 25 (37.88%) Windows
3 17 (25.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (19.70%) Unix
5 11 (16.67%) Solaris
6 5 (7.58%) Ubuntu
6 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
7 4 (6.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (83.33%) DevOps
2 27 (40.91%) Configuration Management
3 24 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.21%) Virtual Environments
5 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (18.18%) ITIL
5 12 (18.18%) Open Source
6 11 (16.67%) High Availability
6 11 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (15.15%) Change Control
7 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (15.15%) Incident Management
7 10 (15.15%) Load Balancing
8 9 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (13.64%) Software Delivery
9 6 (9.09%) SDLC
9 6 (9.09%) Security Hardening
10 4 (6.06%) Front End Development
10 4 (6.06%) Web Development
11 3 (4.55%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.88%) Python
1 25 (37.88%) Ruby
2 13 (19.70%) Java
2 13 (19.70%) Shell Script
2 13 (19.70%) SQL
3 11 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 9 (13.64%) Perl
5 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 4 (6.06%) PHP
6 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.03%) Jython
System Software
1 20 (30.30%) Docker
2 14 (21.21%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (16.67%) iptables
4 10 (15.15%) Postfix
4 10 (15.15%) Sendmail
4 10 (15.15%) vSphere
5 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 32 (48.48%) Ansible
2 26 (39.39%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (19.70%) Packer
4 12 (18.18%) Cobbler
4 12 (18.18%) Nagios
5 11 (16.67%) OSSEC
6 8 (12.12%) logstash
7 7 (10.61%) Kibana
8 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (3.03%) SCCM
8 2 (3.03%) SCOM
8 2 (3.03%) SCVMM
9 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (1.52%) Riemann
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Red Hat
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle
3 12 (18.18%) HP
4 11 (16.67%) EMC
4 11 (16.67%) LogRhythm
4 11 (16.67%) TippingPoint
5 10 (15.15%) ServiceNow
5 10 (15.15%) SolarWinds
5 10 (15.15%) Splunk
6 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.06%) VMware
8 1 (1.52%) Rackspace