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 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 75 51 106
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +55
Contract jobs citing Puppet 50 106 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.01% 3.38% 1.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.00% 31.55% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 71 36
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £350 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £53.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.47 -
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
250 336 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.06% 10.71% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 195 156
Median daily rate £400 £410 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 16
Median hourly rate £17.25 £36.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.41% +133.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £22.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.25 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.98%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Norfolk - 17 £468 -
Hertfordshire -2 14 £500 +17.64% 4
Cambridgeshire -22 8 £400 - 1
Suffolk - 7 £403 - 1
Essex -10 4 £550 +37.50% 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 110 (91.67%) Linux
2 88 (73.33%) DevOps
3 59 (49.17%) Amazon AWS
4 50 (41.67%) Git (software)
4 50 (41.67%) Configuration Management
5 49 (40.83%) Jenkins
6 47 (39.17%) Python
7 42 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (35.00%) Ansible
8 40 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
9 35 (29.17%) Ruby
9 35 (29.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 30 (25.00%) Windows
10 30 (25.00%) Docker
11 28 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (22.50%) Unix
13 25 (20.83%) Java
13 25 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
14 24 (20.00%) Red Hat
15 22 (18.33%) Oracle
16 21 (17.50%) SQL
17 20 (16.67%) MySQL
17 20 (16.67%) Web Services
17 20 (16.67%) Firewall
17 20 (16.67%) JIRA
17 20 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (15.83%) Middleware
18 19 (15.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 18 (15.00%) Subversion
19 18 (15.00%) Open Source

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 15 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.67%) Apache
3 7 (5.83%) Drupal
3 7 (5.83%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.00%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.50%) IIS
5 3 (2.50%) nginx
5 3 (2.50%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.67%) Confluence
6 2 (1.67%) JBoss
6 2 (1.67%) Jetty
6 2 (1.67%) Mongrel
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Magento
2 2 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (49.17%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (29.17%) AWS CloudFormation
3 19 (15.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 15 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (7.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 9 (7.50%) Amazon S3
5 9 (7.50%) Route 53
6 7 (5.83%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (3.33%) IaaS
8 2 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.67%) Firewall
2 15 (12.50%) DNS
3 13 (10.83%) SAN
4 8 (6.67%) SSL
4 8 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.83%) Internet
6 5 (4.17%) HTTP
7 3 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.67%) DHCP
8 2 (1.67%) FTP
8 2 (1.67%) IPsec
9 1 (0.83%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.67%) MySQL
2 13 (10.83%) MongoDB
3 11 (9.17%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.50%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (6.67%) DB2
5 8 (6.67%) MarkLogic
6 7 (5.83%) Big Data
6 7 (5.83%) Neo4j
6 7 (5.83%) Redis
7 2 (1.67%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 50 (41.67%) Git (software)
2 49 (40.83%) Jenkins
3 20 (16.67%) JIRA
4 18 (15.00%) Subversion
5 17 (14.17%) Vagrant
6 16 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (9.17%) Ant
8 8 (6.67%) Selenium
9 5 (4.17%) GitLab
9 5 (4.17%) Hudson
9 5 (4.17%) Maven
10 3 (2.50%) Gradle
11 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.67%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.67%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
General
1 9 (7.50%) Finance
2 5 (4.17%) Retail
3 4 (3.33%) Publishing
4 3 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.67%) Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Electronics
5 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (55.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (18.33%) AWS DevOps
2 22 (18.33%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (13.33%) Administrator
4 15 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (11.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 13 (10.83%) Consultant
7 12 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
7 12 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 11 (9.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (9.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 11 (9.17%) Systems Administrator
9 9 (7.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Architect
10 7 (5.83%) AWS Consultant
10 7 (5.83%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (5.83%) Lead DevOps
10 7 (5.83%) Unix Architect
11 6 (5.00%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.67%) Web Services
2 19 (15.83%) Middleware
3 12 (10.00%) ELK Stack
4 11 (9.17%) HTML
5 7 (5.83%) Kafka
5 7 (5.83%) Node.js
6 6 (5.00%) HTML5
7 4 (3.33%) JSON
7 4 (3.33%) LAMP
8 3 (2.50%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (2.50%) LEMP Stack
9 2 (1.67%) J2EE
9 2 (1.67%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.50%) Algorithms
2 3 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (1.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.83%) Clustering
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 110 (91.67%) Linux
2 30 (25.00%) Windows
3 28 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 27 (22.50%) Unix
5 11 (9.17%) Solaris
6 7 (5.83%) AIX
7 6 (5.00%) CentOS
8 5 (4.17%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.33%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.67%) Fedora
11 1 (0.83%) Debian
11 1 (0.83%) VMS
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (73.33%) DevOps
2 50 (41.67%) Configuration Management
3 42 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (20.83%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (15.00%) Open Source
7 16 (13.33%) Software Delivery
8 14 (11.67%) High Availability
8 14 (11.67%) Scrum
8 14 (11.67%) Virtual Environments
9 13 (10.83%) ITIL
10 11 (9.17%) Change Control
10 11 (9.17%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (8.33%) Incident Management
11 10 (8.33%) Load Balancing
12 9 (7.50%) Build Automation
12 9 (7.50%) Mentoring
13 8 (6.67%) MVC
14 7 (5.83%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (39.17%) Python
2 35 (29.17%) Ruby
3 25 (20.83%) Java
4 21 (17.50%) SQL
5 16 (13.33%) Bash Shell
6 15 (12.50%) Perl
6 15 (12.50%) PHP
7 14 (11.67%) Shell Script
8 13 (10.83%) Jython
8 13 (10.83%) PowerShell
9 11 (9.17%) C#
9 11 (9.17%) PL/SQL
10 7 (5.83%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.33%) C
12 3 (2.50%) Clojure
12 3 (2.50%) Go
12 3 (2.50%) Rust
13 1 (0.83%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (5.00%) RHCE
2 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.50%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 30 (25.00%) Docker
2 12 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (9.17%) iptables
3 11 (9.17%) Postfix
4 10 (8.33%) Sendmail
4 10 (8.33%) vSphere
5 9 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (5.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.33%) KVM
7 4 (3.33%) LXC
7 4 (3.33%) vCloud
7 4 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
8 2 (1.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 42 (35.00%) Ansible
2 40 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (10.00%) Cobbler
3 12 (10.00%) Nagios
3 12 (10.00%) Packer
4 11 (9.17%) OSSEC
5 8 (6.67%) logstash
6 7 (5.83%) Kibana
7 4 (3.33%) SCCM
7 4 (3.33%) SCOM
8 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (1.67%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.67%) Terraform
9 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.83%) Riemann
9 1 (0.83%) Salt
9 1 (0.83%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 22 (18.33%) Oracle
3 12 (10.00%) HP
4 11 (9.17%) EMC
4 11 (9.17%) LogRhythm
4 11 (9.17%) SolarWinds
4 11 (9.17%) Splunk
4 11 (9.17%) TippingPoint
5 10 (8.33%) ServiceNow
5 10 (8.33%) VMware
6 9 (7.50%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.83%) Cloudera
7 7 (5.83%) hybris
7 7 (5.83%) IBM
8 3 (2.50%) WSO2
9 2 (1.67%) SAP
10 1 (0.83%) F5
10 1 (0.83%) Rackspace
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