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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 57 72 118
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +46
Contract jobs citing Puppet 70 64 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.81% 2.35% 0.62%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.83% 24.33% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 45 15
Median daily rate £488 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £275 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £419 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 of England region.

Systems Management Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
201 263 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.07% 9.67% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 147 135
Median daily rate £450 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 21
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £38.38 £27.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -3.88%

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 1 June 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 1 June 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
Cambridgeshire +15 46 £475 +40.74% 9
Norfolk - 15 £533 -
Hertfordshire +12 4 £400 -15.78% 1
Suffolk -2 4 £525 +16.53% 1
Essex -18 1 - -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 96 (93.20%) Linux
2 83 (80.58%) DevOps
3 51 (49.51%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (49.51%) Configuration Management
4 40 (38.83%) Python
5 38 (36.89%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (35.92%) Ansible
7 36 (34.95%) Jenkins
8 32 (31.07%) Git (software)
9 29 (28.16%) Docker
10 28 (27.18%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (26.21%) Windows
11 27 (26.21%) AWS CloudFormation
12 26 (25.24%) Ruby
13 25 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (23.30%) Red Hat
14 24 (23.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 21 (20.39%) Microsoft Azure
16 19 (18.45%) Web Services
16 19 (18.45%) Java
16 19 (18.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 16 (15.53%) Perl
17 16 (15.53%) MySQL
17 16 (15.53%) Unix
18 15 (14.56%) Middleware
18 15 (14.56%) DNS
18 15 (14.56%) Vagrant
18 15 (14.56%) Open Source
19 14 (13.59%) MongoDB
20 13 (12.62%) Amazon CloudWatch

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 12 (11.65%) Apache
1 12 (11.65%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.77%) nginx
3 7 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (6.80%) Node.js
4 6 (5.83%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.85%) IIS
5 5 (4.85%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.88%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
2 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 51 (49.51%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (26.21%) AWS CloudFormation
3 21 (20.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (12.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (8.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 7 (6.80%) Amazon S3
6 7 (6.80%) Amazon SQS
6 7 (6.80%) Route 53
7 4 (3.88%) IaaS
8 3 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.91%) Google App Engine
8 3 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) DNS
2 13 (12.62%) SSL
3 12 (11.65%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.71%) HTTP
4 10 (9.71%) SAN
5 9 (8.74%) Firewall
6 7 (6.80%) FTP
7 5 (4.85%) DHCP
7 5 (4.85%) IPsec
8 1 (0.97%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.97%) Internet
8 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.53%) MySQL
2 14 (13.59%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.74%) Redis
4 8 (7.77%) MarkLogic
5 7 (6.80%) Amazon RDS
5 7 (6.80%) Neo4j
6 6 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.91%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.94%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 36 (34.95%) Jenkins
2 32 (31.07%) Git (software)
3 19 (18.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (14.56%) Vagrant
5 12 (11.65%) JIRA
5 12 (11.65%) Subversion
6 9 (8.74%) Selenium
7 5 (4.85%) GitLab
7 5 (4.85%) Hudson
8 4 (3.88%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.94%) Maven
9 2 (1.94%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.97%) Ant
10 1 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (7.77%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Publishing
3 2 (1.94%) Banking
3 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 60 (58.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (16.50%) Administrator
2 17 (16.50%) AWS Engineer
3 12 (11.65%) Cloud Specialist
3 12 (11.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 11 (10.68%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (10.68%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (9.71%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (9.71%) Technical Leader
6 9 (8.74%) DevOps Specialist
6 9 (8.74%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.74%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 9 (8.74%) Technical Specialist
7 8 (7.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (5.83%) Consultant
8 6 (5.83%) DevOps Administrator
9 5 (4.85%) AWS Administrator
9 5 (4.85%) DevOps Consultant
9 5 (4.85%) Linux DevOps Administrator
9 5 (4.85%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.45%) Web Services
2 15 (14.56%) Middleware
3 7 (6.80%) ELK Stack
4 6 (5.83%) LAMP
4 6 (5.83%) LEMP Stack
5 5 (4.85%) LAPP Stack
6 4 (3.88%) JSON
6 4 (3.88%) Servlets
7 3 (2.91%) .NET
7 3 (2.91%) HTML
7 3 (2.91%) J2EE
8 2 (1.94%) Laravel
8 2 (1.94%) Memcached
8 2 (1.94%) Symfony
8 2 (1.94%) Yii
9 1 (0.97%) HTML5
9 1 (0.97%) Spring
9 1 (0.97%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.91%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.94%) Biology
3 2 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (1.94%) Life Science
4 1 (0.97%) Clustering
4 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 96 (93.20%) Linux
2 27 (26.21%) Windows
3 24 (23.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (15.53%) Unix
5 8 (7.77%) Solaris
6 6 (5.83%) CentOS
6 6 (5.83%) Ubuntu
6 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.97%) Debian
8 1 (0.97%) Fedora
8 1 (0.97%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (80.58%) DevOps
2 51 (49.51%) Configuration Management
3 28 (27.18%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (24.27%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.56%) Open Source
6 10 (9.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (8.74%) High Availability
7 9 (8.74%) Software Delivery
8 8 (7.77%) Change Control
8 8 (7.77%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (7.77%) Load Balancing
9 7 (6.80%) Build Automation
9 7 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.80%) Incident Management
9 7 (6.80%) ITIL
9 7 (6.80%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.80%) Web Development
10 6 (5.83%) Coaching
10 6 (5.83%) SDLC
10 6 (5.83%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.83%) Python
2 26 (25.24%) Ruby
3 19 (18.45%) Java
4 16 (15.53%) Perl
5 12 (11.65%) Shell Script
6 9 (8.74%) SQL
7 8 (7.77%) PL/SQL
7 8 (7.77%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.80%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.80%) C
9 6 (5.83%) Jython
10 5 (4.85%) PHP
11 2 (1.94%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.97%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) RHCE
2 3 (2.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.97%) ISO 8583
1 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (28.16%) Docker
2 11 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (7.77%) iptables
3 8 (7.77%) Postfix
4 7 (6.80%) Sendmail
4 7 (6.80%) vSphere
5 6 (5.83%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.88%) KVM
6 4 (3.88%) LXC
6 4 (3.88%) vCloud
6 4 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.91%) Xen
8 2 (1.94%) GPFS
8 2 (1.94%) NFS
8 2 (1.94%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 38 (36.89%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (35.92%) Ansible
3 13 (12.62%) Nagios
3 13 (12.62%) Packer
4 9 (8.74%) Cobbler
4 9 (8.74%) logstash
5 8 (7.77%) OSSEC
6 7 (6.80%) Kibana
7 4 (3.88%) Bacula
8 3 (2.91%) SCCM
8 3 (2.91%) SCOM
9 2 (1.94%) Ganglia
9 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.94%) Riemann
9 2 (1.94%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.97%) Salt
10 1 (0.97%) Terraform
10 1 (0.97%) vRealize
10 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (23.30%) Red Hat
2 11 (10.68%) VMware
3 9 (8.74%) LogRhythm
3 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.77%) EMC
4 8 (7.77%) Oracle
4 8 (7.77%) Splunk
4 8 (7.77%) TippingPoint
5 7 (6.80%) HP
5 7 (6.80%) ServiceNow
5 7 (6.80%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.91%) Google
7 2 (1.94%) IBM
7 2 (1.94%) Zend
8 1 (0.97%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.97%) F5
8 1 (0.97%) New Relic
8 1 (0.97%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.97%) WSO2
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