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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 48 37 59
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Contract jobs citing Puppet 4 36 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.75% 4.40% 1.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.38% 59.02% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 23 9
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £51.72 -
% change year-on-year
-37.15% -
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
26 61 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.86% 7.46% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 37 38
Median daily rate £375 £410 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +26.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £268 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £513 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.38 £60.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.04% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

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 27 September 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 -11 3 £400 -5.88% 4
Puppet
East of England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 40 (97.56%) Linux
2 31 (75.61%) DevOps
3 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (46.34%) Configuration Management
4 19 (46.34%) Windows
4 19 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (41.46%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (41.46%) Red Hat
6 16 (39.02%) Python
6 16 (39.02%) Ruby
6 16 (39.02%) Ansible
7 14 (34.15%) Virtual Environments
7 14 (34.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (34.15%) DNS
8 13 (31.71%) Unix
8 13 (31.71%) SQL
8 13 (31.71%) Oracle
8 13 (31.71%) Shell Script
8 13 (31.71%) SAN
8 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
9 12 (29.27%) Cobbler
9 12 (29.27%) Open Source
9 12 (29.27%) JIRA
9 12 (29.27%) Nagios
9 12 (29.27%) ITIL
9 12 (29.27%) HP
9 12 (29.27%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (26.83%) Kalman Filter
10 11 (26.83%) iptables
10 11 (26.83%) EMC

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 3 (7.32%) IIS
1 3 (7.32%) nginx
1 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) Jetty
2 2 (4.88%) Mongrel
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.44%) Apache
3 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (12.20%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.88%) IaaS
6 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (2.44%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) DNS
2 13 (31.71%) SAN
3 10 (24.39%) Firewall
4 4 (9.76%) SSL
5 2 (4.88%) DHCP
5 2 (4.88%) FTP
5 2 (4.88%) HTTP
5 2 (4.88%) IPsec
5 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) MySQL
2 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.44%) MarkLogic
5 1 (2.44%) Neo4j
5 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
2 12 (29.27%) JIRA
3 8 (19.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (14.63%) Vagrant
5 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
6 4 (9.76%) Hudson
7 2 (4.88%) Selenium
7 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
7 2 (4.88%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.44%) GitLab
8 1 (2.44%) Maven
8 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 3 (7.32%) Publishing
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Administrator
3 9 (21.95%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (19.51%) Linux Administrator
5 7 (17.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Unix Administrator
6 4 (9.76%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 3 (7.32%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (7.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Leader
8 2 (4.88%) Cloud Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.88%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Web Services
2 3 (7.32%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) LAMP
2 3 (7.32%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (7.32%) Middleware
3 2 (4.88%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (4.88%) Servlets
4 1 (2.44%) ELK Stack
4 1 (2.44%) HTML5
4 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) Linux
2 19 (46.34%) Windows
3 14 (34.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (31.71%) Unix
5 11 (26.83%) Solaris
6 5 (12.20%) Ubuntu
7 4 (9.76%) CentOS
8 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) DevOps
2 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) Configuration Management
4 14 (34.15%) Virtual Environments
5 12 (29.27%) ITIL
5 12 (29.27%) Open Source
6 11 (26.83%) High Availability
6 11 (26.83%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (24.39%) Change Control
7 10 (24.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (24.39%) Incident Management
7 10 (24.39%) Load Balancing
8 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (14.63%) Software Delivery
10 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (9.76%) Security Hardening
12 3 (7.32%) SDLC
12 3 (7.32%) Web Operations
13 2 (4.88%) OO
14 1 (2.44%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) Python
1 16 (39.02%) Ruby
2 13 (31.71%) Shell Script
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) PL/SQL
4 9 (21.95%) Perl
5 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.76%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.32%) Java
8 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.88%) Jython
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Virtual Machines
2 11 (26.83%) iptables
3 10 (24.39%) Postfix
3 10 (24.39%) Sendmail
3 10 (24.39%) vSphere
4 7 (17.07%) Docker
5 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (39.02%) Ansible
3 12 (29.27%) Cobbler
3 12 (29.27%) Nagios
4 11 (26.83%) OSSEC
5 6 (14.63%) Packer
6 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (4.88%) logstash
6 2 (4.88%) PowerCLI
6 2 (4.88%) SCCM
6 2 (4.88%) SCOM
6 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
7 1 (2.44%) Kibana
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.44%) Riemann
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Red Hat
2 13 (31.71%) Oracle
3 12 (29.27%) HP
4 11 (26.83%) EMC
4 11 (26.83%) LogRhythm
4 11 (26.83%) TippingPoint
5 10 (24.39%) ServiceNow
5 10 (24.39%) SolarWinds
5 10 (24.39%) Splunk
6 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.76%) VMware