The first table below looks at the demand for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Essex region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.43% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 4.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £638 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 -
Systems Management Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
27 43 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.48% 9.31% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 34
Average daily rate £300 £369 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% +19.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £90 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
Puppet
East of England

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester - - - -
Puppet
East of England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) EDRMS
1 4 (100.00%) JRules
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) webMethods
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) DTS
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) SSADM
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) EDRMS
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) DTS
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) JRules
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (50.00%) SSADM
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) webMethods
1 3 (75.00%) VMware