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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 97 91 90
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing Puppet 9 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.54% 0.51% 0.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.38% 7.14% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Median daily rate £475 £498 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.52% -9.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 -
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
122 112 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.34% 7.19% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 52 63
Median daily rate £353 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.05% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £242 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £542 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -22.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.77 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £19.80 £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
- -25.92%

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
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 4 December 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 +4 8 £475 -5.00% 6
Northamptonshire -17 1 - -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 42 (97.67%) DevOps
2 35 (81.40%) Linux
3 31 (72.09%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (62.79%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (53.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (48.84%) Git (software)
7 18 (41.86%) Ansible
7 18 (41.86%) Java
7 18 (41.86%) PHP
7 18 (41.86%) Configuration Management
8 17 (39.53%) MySQL
8 17 (39.53%) Ruby
9 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
9 16 (37.21%) CentOS
10 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
11 14 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (27.91%) Ubuntu
13 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (25.58%) Rackspace
13 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (23.26%) Windows
14 10 (23.26%) DigitalOcean
15 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
15 9 (20.93%) Docker
16 8 (18.60%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (18.60%) Route 53
16 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
16 8 (18.60%) Amazon EC2
16 8 (18.60%) Degree
16 8 (18.60%) 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 6 (13.95%) Mule
2 3 (6.98%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.65%) Confluence
4 1 (2.33%) Apache
4 1 (2.33%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
4 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 27 (62.79%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (53.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (23.26%) DigitalOcean
4 8 (18.60%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (18.60%) Route 53
5 7 (16.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (16.28%) Amazon S3
5 7 (16.28%) Office 365
6 4 (9.30%) GitHub
7 3 (6.98%) Datadog
7 3 (6.98%) Heroku
7 3 (6.98%) OpenShift
8 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (2.33%) IaaS
8 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) LAN
1 7 (16.28%) VPN
1 7 (16.28%) WAN
1 7 (16.28%) Wireless
2 6 (13.95%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) MySQL
2 8 (18.60%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Git (software)
2 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
3 5 (11.63%) Bitbucket
3 5 (11.63%) JIRA
4 3 (6.98%) git-flow
4 3 (6.98%) GitLab
4 3 (6.98%) Subversion
5 2 (4.65%) Hudson
5 2 (4.65%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.98%) Advertising
2 2 (4.65%) Front Office
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (20.93%) Architect
3 9 (20.93%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (13.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (9.30%) Ruby Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Lead DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (4.65%) WebOps Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.33%) DevOps Architect
8 1 (2.33%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) LAMP
2 2 (4.65%) ELK Stack
3 1 (2.33%) Behat
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) Doctrine
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
3 1 (2.33%) Symfony
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.28%) Public Cloud
3 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) Wiki
6 1 (2.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 35 (81.40%) Linux
2 16 (37.21%) CentOS
3 14 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (27.91%) Ubuntu
5 10 (23.26%) Windows
6 7 (16.28%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.65%) Unix
8 1 (2.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) DevOps
2 18 (41.86%) Configuration Management
3 11 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (18.60%) Coaching
4 8 (18.60%) ITIL
5 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.30%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) Automation Testing
7 3 (6.98%) High Availability
8 2 (4.65%) Data Management
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.65%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (4.65%) Web Operations
8 2 (4.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Java
1 18 (41.86%) PHP
2 17 (39.53%) Ruby
3 6 (13.95%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) Go
5 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 6 (13.95%) CISSP
3 1 (2.33%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (20.93%) Active Directory
1 9 (20.93%) Docker
2 2 (4.65%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 31 (72.09%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (41.86%) Ansible
3 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (16.28%) SCCM
4 5 (11.63%) Salt
5 4 (9.30%) Kubernetes
6 3 (6.98%) Graphite
6 3 (6.98%) Packer
7 1 (2.33%) Mesos
7 1 (2.33%) Rancher
7 1 (2.33%) rkt
7 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Red Hat
2 11 (25.58%) Rackspace
3 7 (16.28%) Cisco
3 7 (16.28%) Google
4 6 (13.95%) Palo Alto
4 6 (13.95%) VMware
5 3 (6.98%) Apigee
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.98%) Software AG
5 3 (6.98%) Splunk
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) Zend
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