The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 69 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 28 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.75% 1.25% -
As % of the Systems Management category 28.87% 17.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 0
Average daily rate £550 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
Puppet
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 East Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
97 128 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.07% 7.30% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 80 31
Average daily rate £500 £451 £249
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.92% +81.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.28 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Nottinghamshire +9 19 £550 -12.00% 5
Northamptonshire +4 8 £525 +5.00% 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 30 (78.95%) DevOps
2 28 (73.68%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (71.05%) Linux
4 21 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (42.11%) Ansible
6 15 (39.47%) Jenkins
7 12 (31.58%) Docker
7 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
8 11 (28.95%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (23.68%) Open Source
10 7 (18.42%) Mesos
10 7 (18.42%) Kubernetes
10 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
10 7 (18.42%) HTTP
10 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
10 7 (18.42%) MySQL
11 6 (15.79%) Windows
11 6 (15.79%) GitLab
12 5 (13.16%) Salt
12 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (13.16%) PaaS
12 5 (13.16%) IaaS
12 5 (13.16%) High Availability
12 5 (13.16%) vCloud
12 5 (13.16%) Java
12 5 (13.16%) Web Services
12 5 (13.16%) Middleware
13 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (13.16%) IaaS
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.16%) PaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Trello
4 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) HTTP
1 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
2 1 (2.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) DataStage
2 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Jenkins
2 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.79%) GitLab
4 3 (7.89%) Maven
4 3 (7.89%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
5 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.63%) Subversion
6 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Middleware Specialist
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Middleware Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Integration Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Integration Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Middleware
1 5 (13.16%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) CentOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) DevOps
2 21 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Configuration Management
4 11 (28.95%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (23.68%) Open Source
6 5 (13.16%) High Availability
7 4 (10.53%) ETL
7 4 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) Migration
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
8 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.26%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.26%) Web Operations
9 1 (2.63%) Software Delivery
9 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) C
3 1 (2.63%) Groovy
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) Ruby
3 1 (2.63%) Scala
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Docker
2 5 (13.16%) vCloud
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (73.68%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (42.11%) Ansible
3 7 (18.42%) Kubernetes
3 7 (18.42%) Mesos
4 5 (13.16%) Salt
5 2 (5.26%) Terraform
6 1 (2.63%) CFEngine
6 1 (2.63%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) IBM
1 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
2 3 (7.89%) Talend
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Apigee
4 1 (2.63%) Intel
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.63%) Software AG
Nottinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago