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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 64 45 117
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +72
Contract jobs citing Puppet 66 128 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.66% 4.30% 0.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.33% 35.85% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 94 22
Median daily rate £475 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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
225 357 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.07% 11.98% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 220 139
Median daily rate £425 £388 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 22
Median hourly rate £34.70 £37.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% +177.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £46.50 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+70.73% +7.89%

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 26 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 26 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 -11 37 £475 +22.58% 6
Norfolk - 21 £515 -
Suffolk -4 4 £525 +16.53%
Hertfordshire +15 3 £400 -5.88% 5
Essex -25 1 - - 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 97 (94.17%) Linux
2 83 (80.58%) DevOps
3 55 (53.40%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (47.57%) Configuration Management
5 40 (38.83%) Python
6 34 (33.01%) Ansible
7 33 (32.04%) Git (software)
7 33 (32.04%) Jenkins
8 32 (31.07%) Opscode Chef
9 31 (30.10%) Docker
9 31 (30.10%) AWS CloudFormation
9 31 (30.10%) Windows
9 31 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (25.24%) Ruby
10 26 (25.24%) Red Hat
11 22 (21.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (20.39%) Web Services
12 21 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
14 19 (18.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 18 (17.48%) Unix
16 17 (16.50%) Java
16 17 (16.50%) Vagrant
17 15 (14.56%) Nagios
17 15 (14.56%) DNS
18 14 (13.59%) Middleware
18 14 (13.59%) Shell Script
18 14 (13.59%) MySQL
18 14 (13.59%) JIRA
18 14 (13.59%) 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 11 (10.68%) Tomcat
2 9 (8.74%) Apache
3 7 (6.80%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (5.83%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.85%) nginx
6 4 (3.88%) IIS
6 4 (3.88%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.91%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.97%) MS Office
1 1 (0.97%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 55 (53.40%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (30.10%) AWS CloudFormation
3 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (13.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (8.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 8 (7.77%) Amazon S3
6 8 (7.77%) Route 53
7 7 (6.80%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (3.88%) IaaS
9 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.97%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.56%) DNS
2 12 (11.65%) SAN
3 11 (10.68%) Firewall
4 7 (6.80%) SSL
5 6 (5.83%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.85%) FTP
7 4 (3.88%) HTTP
7 4 (3.88%) Internet
8 3 (2.91%) DHCP
8 3 (2.91%) IPsec
9 2 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.97%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) MySQL
2 12 (11.65%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.77%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (7.77%) MarkLogic
4 7 (6.80%) Neo4j
4 7 (6.80%) Redis
5 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.97%) DB2
7 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (32.04%) Git (software)
1 33 (32.04%) Jenkins
2 19 (18.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (16.50%) Vagrant
4 14 (13.59%) JIRA
5 10 (9.71%) Subversion
6 9 (8.74%) Selenium
7 5 (4.85%) GitLab
7 5 (4.85%) Hudson
8 3 (2.91%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.94%) Maven
10 1 (0.97%) Ant
10 1 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (8.74%) Finance
2 4 (3.88%) Publishing
3 2 (1.94%) Banking
3 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (61.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (19.42%) AWS DevOps
2 20 (19.42%) AWS Engineer
3 18 (17.48%) Administrator
4 13 (12.62%) Lead DevOps
4 13 (12.62%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (12.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 12 (11.65%) Cloud Specialist
5 12 (11.65%) Linux Administrator
5 12 (11.65%) Systems Administrator
6 11 (10.68%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 10 (9.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 10 (9.71%) Technical Leader
8 9 (8.74%) Azure DevOps
8 9 (8.74%) DevOps Specialist
8 9 (8.74%) Technical Specialist
9 8 (7.77%) Consultant
10 7 (6.80%) DevOps Consultant
11 5 (4.85%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.39%) Web Services
2 14 (13.59%) Middleware
3 7 (6.80%) ELK Stack
3 7 (6.80%) HTML
3 7 (6.80%) Node.js
4 5 (4.85%) HTML5
5 4 (3.88%) JSON
5 4 (3.88%) LAMP
5 4 (3.88%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (2.91%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (2.91%) Servlets
7 1 (0.97%) .NET
7 1 (0.97%) J2EE
7 1 (0.97%) Spring
7 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
4 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 97 (94.17%) Linux
2 31 (30.10%) Windows
3 22 (21.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (17.48%) Unix
5 10 (9.71%) 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 49 (47.57%) Configuration Management
3 31 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (12.62%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (12.62%) Open Source
6 11 (10.68%) High Availability
6 11 (10.68%) Software Delivery
6 11 (10.68%) Virtual Environments
7 10 (9.71%) Change Control
7 10 (9.71%) Kalman Filter
7 10 (9.71%) Load Balancing
8 9 (8.74%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (8.74%) Incident Management
8 9 (8.74%) ITIL
9 8 (7.77%) Web Development
10 7 (6.80%) Build Automation
11 6 (5.83%) Scrum
11 6 (5.83%) SDLC
11 6 (5.83%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.83%) Python
2 26 (25.24%) Ruby
3 17 (16.50%) Java
4 14 (13.59%) Shell Script
5 12 (11.65%) Perl
6 11 (10.68%) SQL
7 10 (9.71%) PL/SQL
7 10 (9.71%) PowerShell
8 9 (8.74%) Bash Shell
8 9 (8.74%) Jython
9 6 (5.83%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.88%) C
10 4 (3.88%) C#
11 3 (2.91%) PHP
12 1 (0.97%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (5.83%) RHCE
2 3 (2.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) ISO 8583
1 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (30.10%) Docker
2 13 (12.62%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (9.71%) iptables
3 10 (9.71%) Postfix
4 9 (8.74%) Sendmail
4 9 (8.74%) vSphere
5 8 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (5.83%) Hyper-V
7 4 (3.88%) KVM
7 4 (3.88%) LXC
7 4 (3.88%) vCloud
7 4 (3.88%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.94%) GPFS
8 2 (1.94%) NFS
8 2 (1.94%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.97%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (33.01%) Ansible
2 32 (31.07%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (14.56%) Nagios
4 13 (12.62%) Packer
5 11 (10.68%) Cobbler
6 10 (9.71%) OSSEC
7 9 (8.74%) logstash
8 7 (6.80%) Kibana
9 4 (3.88%) Bacula
10 3 (2.91%) SCCM
10 3 (2.91%) SCOM
11 2 (1.94%) Ganglia
11 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (1.94%) Riemann
11 2 (1.94%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.97%) Salt
12 1 (0.97%) Terraform
12 1 (0.97%) vRealize
12 1 (0.97%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (25.24%) Red Hat
2 11 (10.68%) LogRhythm
3 10 (9.71%) EMC
3 10 (9.71%) Oracle
3 10 (9.71%) Splunk
3 10 (9.71%) TippingPoint
4 9 (8.74%) HP
4 9 (8.74%) ServiceNow
4 9 (8.74%) SolarWinds
5 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
5 8 (7.77%) VMware
6 2 (1.94%) IBM
7 1 (0.97%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.97%) F5
7 1 (0.97%) Google
7 1 (0.97%) New Relic
7 1 (0.97%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.97%) WSO2
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