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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
England / East of England
Rank 92 83 122
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +39
Contract jobs citing Puppet 29 42 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.39% 1.78% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.96% 22.83% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 9
Median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.98% +8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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
171 184 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.18% 7.78% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 87 108
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £187 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 38
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -20.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.78% +35.55%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +13 21 £529 +24.41% 4
Essex -14 6 £525 +10.52% 4
Cambridgeshire -11 1 £425 -17.47% 12
Norfolk - 1 £550 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 71 (86.59%) DevOps
2 57 (69.51%) Jenkins
3 55 (67.07%) Linux
4 51 (62.20%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (46.34%) Configuration Management
7 37 (45.12%) Ansible
8 32 (39.02%) Java
8 32 (39.02%) Git (software)
8 32 (39.02%) Amazon AWS
9 29 (35.37%) Perl
10 28 (34.15%) TCP/IP
11 26 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (30.49%) TDD
12 25 (30.49%) SSL
12 25 (30.49%) HTTP
13 24 (29.27%) Apache
14 22 (26.83%) Continuous Delivery
15 21 (25.61%) Python
16 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
16 20 (24.39%) Open Source
17 18 (21.95%) Docker
17 18 (21.95%) JIRA
18 17 (20.73%) Scrum
19 16 (19.51%) Ant
19 16 (19.51%) Middleware
19 16 (19.51%) Mentoring
20 15 (18.29%) Coaching
20 15 (18.29%) Data Structures

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 24 (29.27%) Apache
2 12 (14.63%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.20%) JBoss
4 9 (10.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (8.54%) nginx
6 2 (2.44%) Confluence
6 2 (2.44%) Drupal
6 2 (2.44%) IIS
6 2 (2.44%) Jetty
6 2 (2.44%) Mongrel
6 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Magento
1 2 (2.44%) Payment Gateway
1 2 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (39.02%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.54%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.66%) Amazon S3
3 3 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.66%) Route 53
4 2 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (2.44%) GitHub
4 2 (2.44%) Google App Engine
4 2 (2.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 28 (34.15%) TCP/IP
2 25 (30.49%) HTTP
2 25 (30.49%) SSL
3 9 (10.98%) Firewall
4 8 (9.76%) DHCP
4 8 (9.76%) DNS
5 6 (7.32%) Internet
6 2 (2.44%) FTP
6 2 (2.44%) IPsec
6 2 (2.44%) SAN
7 1 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (12.20%) MySQL
3 9 (10.98%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.66%) Big Data
5 2 (2.44%) DB2
5 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (69.51%) Jenkins
2 32 (39.02%) Git (software)
3 18 (21.95%) JIRA
4 16 (19.51%) Ant
5 14 (17.07%) Gradle
5 14 (17.07%) Maven
6 11 (13.41%) Subversion
7 4 (4.88%) Hudson
7 4 (4.88%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.44%) FishEye
8 2 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.44%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 10 (12.20%) Retail
2 9 (10.98%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Electronics
3 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.44%) Marketing
3 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (42.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (13.41%) Lead DevOps
3 10 (12.20%) Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Java Developer
4 9 (10.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 9 (10.98%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (8.54%) Architect
6 6 (7.32%) AWS DevOps
6 6 (7.32%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Java Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.88%) Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.51%) Middleware
2 12 (14.63%) J2EE
3 10 (12.20%) LAPP Stack
4 8 (9.76%) LAMP
5 5 (6.10%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (2.44%) .NET
6 2 (2.44%) HTML
6 2 (2.44%) HTML5
6 2 (2.44%) RxJava
6 2 (2.44%) Servlets
7 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Data Structures
2 14 (17.07%) Algorithms
3 5 (6.10%) Clustering
4 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) FMCG
5 2 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (67.07%) Linux
2 26 (31.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (8.54%) Windows
4 5 (6.10%) Unix
5 4 (4.88%) CentOS
6 3 (3.66%) Fedora
6 3 (3.66%) Solaris
7 2 (2.44%) AIX
7 2 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (86.59%) DevOps
2 40 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (46.34%) Configuration Management
4 25 (30.49%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (30.49%) TDD
5 22 (26.83%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (24.39%) Open Source
6 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
7 17 (20.73%) Scrum
8 16 (19.51%) Mentoring
9 15 (18.29%) Coaching
9 15 (18.29%) OO
9 15 (18.29%) OOD
10 14 (17.07%) Complexity Analysis
11 13 (15.85%) ATDD
11 13 (15.85%) BDD
11 13 (15.85%) Kanban
12 9 (10.98%) Integration Testing
12 9 (10.98%) Microservices
12 9 (10.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 32 (39.02%) Java
2 29 (35.37%) Perl
3 21 (25.61%) Python
4 14 (17.07%) Ruby
5 13 (15.85%) Bash Shell
5 13 (15.85%) Clojure
5 13 (15.85%) Go
5 13 (15.85%) Rust
6 10 (12.20%) F#
7 9 (10.98%) PHP
8 8 (9.76%) C
9 5 (6.10%) C#
9 5 (6.10%) SQL
10 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
12 2 (2.44%) Jython
12 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) RHCE
2 1 (1.22%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.85%) QA
2 2 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (21.95%) Docker
2 8 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.10%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (6.10%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (4.88%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (2.44%) Xen
6 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 51 (62.20%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (45.12%) Ansible
3 5 (6.10%) Nagios
3 5 (6.10%) Terraform
4 3 (3.66%) Salt
5 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Oracle
2 9 (10.98%) WSO2
3 8 (9.76%) VMware
4 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.88%) Cisco
6 3 (3.66%) Google
7 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.44%) hybris
7 2 (2.44%) IBM
7 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.44%) New Relic
7 2 (2.44%) SAP
7 2 (2.44%) Splunk
8 1 (1.22%) Sonatype
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