The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 63 50 114
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +64
Contract jobs citing Puppet 62 85 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.74% 3.31% 0.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.00% 32.32% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 62 18
Median daily rate £510 £505 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.99% +9.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £372 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £61.25 -
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 of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
200 263 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.83% 10.24% 8.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 149 166
Median daily rate £435 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 18
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +22.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.30 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.62 £60.00 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -24.32%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the East of England region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Puppet
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the East of England region.

Puppet Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 11 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
Hertfordshire +20 26 £513 +2.50% 1
Essex -17 18 £480 -10.69% 1
Suffolk +7 10 £538 +7.50%
Norfolk - 5 £575 -
Cambridgeshire -34 3 £425 -5.55% 5
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 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 of England region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 84 (75.68%) Linux
1 84 (75.68%) DevOps
2 70 (63.06%) Jenkins
3 59 (53.15%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (42.34%) Ansible
5 47 (42.34%) Git (software)
6 43 (38.74%) Amazon AWS
7 42 (37.84%) Configuration Management
8 35 (31.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (30.63%) Java
10 33 (29.73%) Continuous Delivery
11 28 (25.23%) Python
12 27 (24.32%) Perl
13 26 (23.42%) Scrum
14 25 (22.52%) TDD
14 25 (22.52%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (22.52%) Oracle
15 23 (20.72%) Docker
15 23 (20.72%) Open Source
16 22 (19.82%) Ant
16 22 (19.82%) PHP
16 22 (19.82%) Ruby
16 22 (19.82%) JIRA
17 21 (18.92%) Software Engineering
17 21 (18.92%) HTTP
17 21 (18.92%) TCP/IP
18 19 (17.12%) Middleware
18 19 (17.12%) Apache
18 19 (17.12%) Mentoring

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 19 (17.12%) Apache
2 14 (12.61%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.01%) JBoss
4 9 (8.11%) Drupal
4 9 (8.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (5.41%) nginx
6 4 (3.60%) Confluence
7 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.90%) IIS
8 1 (0.90%) Jetty
8 1 (0.90%) Mongrel
8 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Magento
2 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (38.74%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (13.51%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (8.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (3.60%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (3.60%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.60%) Route 53
5 2 (1.80%) GitHub
5 2 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.80%) Trello
6 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.90%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.92%) HTTP
1 21 (18.92%) TCP/IP
2 17 (15.32%) SSL
3 16 (14.41%) Firewall
4 11 (9.91%) DNS
5 8 (7.21%) Internet
6 7 (6.31%) DHCP
7 5 (4.50%) SAN
8 2 (1.80%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.90%) FTP
9 1 (0.90%) IPsec
9 1 (0.90%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.61%) MySQL
1 14 (12.61%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (9.01%) Big Data
3 9 (8.11%) DB2
3 9 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.60%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (3.60%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.80%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 70 (63.06%) Jenkins
2 47 (42.34%) Git (software)
3 22 (19.82%) Ant
3 22 (19.82%) JIRA
4 18 (16.22%) Subversion
5 13 (11.71%) Gradle
5 13 (11.71%) Maven
6 6 (5.41%) Vagrant
7 4 (3.60%) Bitbucket
7 4 (3.60%) Hudson
7 4 (3.60%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (1.80%) FishEye
8 2 (1.80%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.90%) Selenium
9 1 (0.90%) Travis CI
General
1 12 (10.81%) Retail
2 6 (5.41%) Finance
3 3 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.80%) Electronics
4 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (40.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (12.61%) Architect
3 13 (11.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 12 (10.81%) Developer
5 11 (9.91%) AWS DevOps
5 11 (9.91%) AWS Engineer
5 11 (9.91%) Java Developer
6 9 (8.11%) Consultant
6 9 (8.11%) DevOps Consultant
6 9 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
6 9 (8.11%) Linux Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Senior DevOps
6 9 (8.11%) Unix Architect
7 8 (7.21%) Lead DevOps
7 8 (7.21%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Administrator
9 6 (5.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.12%) Middleware
2 11 (9.91%) J2EE
3 8 (7.21%) HTML
4 7 (6.31%) Kafka
5 5 (4.50%) ELK Stack
5 5 (4.50%) HTML5
5 5 (4.50%) LAMP
5 5 (4.50%) LAPP Stack
5 5 (4.50%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (4.50%) Web Services
6 1 (0.90%) .NET
6 1 (0.90%) RxJava
6 1 (0.90%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Algorithms
1 13 (11.71%) Data Structures
2 3 (2.70%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.80%) FMCG
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 84 (75.68%) Linux
2 35 (31.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (15.32%) Unix
4 11 (9.91%) Windows
5 9 (8.11%) AIX
6 6 (5.41%) Solaris
7 4 (3.60%) CentOS
8 3 (2.70%) Fedora
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (75.68%) DevOps
2 49 (44.14%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (37.84%) Configuration Management
4 33 (29.73%) Continuous Delivery
5 26 (23.42%) Scrum
6 25 (22.52%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (22.52%) TDD
7 23 (20.72%) Open Source
8 21 (18.92%) Software Engineering
9 19 (17.12%) Mentoring
10 16 (14.41%) Kanban
11 15 (13.51%) OO
12 13 (11.71%) BDD
12 13 (11.71%) Complexity Analysis
12 13 (11.71%) OOD
13 12 (10.81%) ATDD
14 11 (9.91%) Coaching
15 10 (9.01%) Software Delivery
16 9 (8.11%) Microservices
16 9 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.63%) Java
2 28 (25.23%) Python
3 27 (24.32%) Perl
4 22 (19.82%) PHP
4 22 (19.82%) Ruby
5 15 (13.51%) Bash Shell
6 14 (12.61%) C#
6 14 (12.61%) SQL
7 11 (9.91%) Clojure
7 11 (9.91%) Go
7 11 (9.91%) Rust
8 9 (8.11%) Jython
8 9 (8.11%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.41%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.50%) F#
10 5 (4.50%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.70%) C
11 3 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.81%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (20.72%) Docker
2 8 (7.21%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.50%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (3.60%) FreeRADIUS
5 3 (2.70%) iptables
5 3 (2.70%) Postfix
5 3 (2.70%) Sendmail
5 3 (2.70%) vSphere
6 1 (0.90%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 59 (53.15%) Opscode Chef
2 47 (42.34%) Ansible
3 8 (7.21%) Nagios
4 5 (4.50%) Terraform
5 3 (2.70%) Cobbler
5 3 (2.70%) OSSEC
6 2 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.80%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.90%) SCCM
7 1 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (22.52%) Oracle
2 9 (8.11%) hybris
2 9 (8.11%) IBM
2 9 (8.11%) Red Hat
2 9 (8.11%) VMware
2 9 (8.11%) WSO2
3 7 (6.31%) Cloudera
4 5 (4.50%) HP
4 5 (4.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.50%) Splunk
5 4 (3.60%) Cisco
5 4 (3.60%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.70%) EMC
6 3 (2.70%) LogRhythm
6 3 (2.70%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.70%) TippingPoint
7 2 (1.80%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.80%) Google
7 2 (1.80%) New Relic
7 2 (1.80%) SAP
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