The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 0.96% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 7.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £240 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
Puppet
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
11 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.03% 13.10% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 10
Average daily rate £188 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £240 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £530 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £24.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 7 (77.78%) SSL
3 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Open Source
4 6 (66.67%) nginx
4 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (66.67%) Ansible
5 5 (55.56%) Kibana
5 5 (55.56%) Graphite
5 5 (55.56%) Riemann
5 5 (55.56%) KVM
5 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
5 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) Ganglia
5 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) HTTPS
5 5 (55.56%) Python
5 5 (55.56%) Nagios
5 5 (55.56%) Subversion
5 5 (55.56%) Ruby

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 6 (66.67%) nginx
2 5 (55.56%) OpenStack
3 4 (44.44%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (33.33%) Jetty
4 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (22.22%) Google App Engine
2 2 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) SSL
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) HTTPS
3 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) FTP
3 2 (22.22%) HTTP
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (44.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) Middleware
2 4 (44.44%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
3 2 (22.22%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
2 4 (44.44%) Fedora
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (66.67%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) KVM
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (22.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Ansible
1 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (55.56%) Ganglia
2 5 (55.56%) Graphite
2 5 (55.56%) Kibana
2 5 (55.56%) Nagios
2 5 (55.56%) Riemann
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft