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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 56 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 38 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.40% 1.52% -
As % of the Systems Management category 32.20% 24.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 0
Median daily rate £550 £563 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
118 103 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.44% 6.26% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 67 34
Median daily rate £525 £475 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +65.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Median hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.32 £12.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.90 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -17.61%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Nottinghamshire +9 22 £600 +4.34% 1
Northamptonshire +5 13 £450 -10.00%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 45 (81.82%) DevOps
2 44 (80.00%) Linux
3 32 (58.18%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (50.91%) Ansible
5 27 (49.09%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (41.82%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (38.18%) Jenkins
8 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (32.73%) Windows
9 16 (29.09%) Configuration Management
9 16 (29.09%) Docker
10 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (23.64%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 10 (18.18%) LAN
13 10 (18.18%) WAN
13 10 (18.18%) VPN
13 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
13 10 (18.18%) Mac OS X
14 9 (16.36%) Wireless
14 9 (16.36%) SCCM
14 9 (16.36%) Office 365
14 9 (16.36%) Windows Intune
14 9 (16.36%) Mesos
15 8 (14.55%) IaaS
15 8 (14.55%) Open Source
15 8 (14.55%) Kubernetes
15 8 (14.55%) Google
15 8 (14.55%) Finance
15 8 (14.55%) ITIL

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (12.73%) Mule
2 6 (10.91%) OpenStack
3 5 (9.09%) Apache
4 4 (7.27%) nginx
4 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.82%) IIS
6 1 (1.82%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 23 (41.82%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (16.36%) Office 365
4 8 (14.55%) IaaS
5 5 (9.09%) PaaS
6 2 (3.64%) Trello
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.82%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.82%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) LAN
1 10 (18.18%) VPN
1 10 (18.18%) WAN
2 9 (16.36%) Wireless
3 7 (12.73%) HTTP
3 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
3 7 (12.73%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.64%) SSL
5 1 (1.82%) DNS
5 1 (1.82%) Firewall
5 1 (1.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) MySQL
2 3 (5.45%) DataStage
2 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
3 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (38.18%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) GitLab
4 5 (9.09%) Maven
4 5 (9.09%) Subversion
5 4 (7.27%) Ant
5 4 (7.27%) JIRA
6 3 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.45%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (3.64%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.64%) Selenium
7 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.64%) Vagrant
7 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.82%) Checkstyle
8 1 (1.82%) JUnit
8 1 (1.82%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.82%) QUnit
8 1 (1.82%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (21.82%) Architect
3 8 (14.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (9.09%) Middleware Specialist
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (7.27%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Middleware Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Middleware Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) AWS Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Integration Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Integration Specialist
7 3 (5.45%) Ruby Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Middleware
1 5 (9.09%) Web Services
2 4 (7.27%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (5.45%) .NET
4 2 (3.64%) JSON
4 2 (3.64%) REST
4 2 (3.64%) XML
5 1 (1.82%) Akka
5 1 (1.82%) EJB
5 1 (1.82%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.82%) HTML
5 1 (1.82%) Java EE
5 1 (1.82%) JBoss Seam
5 1 (1.82%) JMS
5 1 (1.82%) JPA
5 1 (1.82%) JSTL
5 1 (1.82%) Kafka
5 1 (1.82%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.82%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (80.00%) Linux
2 18 (32.73%) Windows
3 10 (18.18%) Mac OS X
4 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.64%) Android
6 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.64%) Unix
7 1 (1.82%) CentOS
7 1 (1.82%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (81.82%) DevOps
2 27 (49.09%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (29.09%) Configuration Management
5 13 (23.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (14.55%) ITIL
6 8 (14.55%) Open Source
7 5 (9.09%) High Availability
8 4 (7.27%) ETL
8 4 (7.27%) Scrum
9 3 (5.45%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.45%) Kanban
9 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
9 3 (5.45%) SOA
9 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.45%) TOGAF
10 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.64%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (3.64%) UML
10 2 (3.64%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.55%) Java
2 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.45%) Ruby
4 2 (3.64%) C#
4 2 (3.64%) PHP
4 2 (3.64%) SQL
5 1 (1.82%) C
5 1 (1.82%) Groovy
5 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) CISSP
2 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.82%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) HND
4 1 (1.82%) OCMJD
4 1 (1.82%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) Docker
2 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.09%) vCloud
4 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (58.18%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (50.91%) Ansible
3 9 (16.36%) Mesos
3 9 (16.36%) SCCM
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Intune
4 8 (14.55%) Kubernetes
5 5 (9.09%) Salt
6 2 (3.64%) OpenAM
6 2 (3.64%) Terraform
7 1 (1.82%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.82%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Google
2 7 (12.73%) Cisco
2 7 (12.73%) Palo Alto
3 4 (7.27%) IBM
3 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
3 4 (7.27%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) Talend
5 2 (3.64%) Apigee
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle
6 1 (1.82%) Endeca
6 1 (1.82%) Intel
6 1 (1.82%) Software AG
6 1 (1.82%) Sun