The first table below looks at the demand for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Hampshire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 94 - 97
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Puppet 23 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.11% - 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.70% - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Average daily rate £369 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
Systems Management Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
237 157 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.43% 8.95% 9.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 89 78
Average daily rate £350 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £420 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 10
Average hourly rate £41.25 £21.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% +23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £14.80 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £41.00 £53.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.75 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+23.75% +8.10%
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough - 4 £388 - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 16 (55.17%) Web Services
3 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
4 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
4 11 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (34.48%) Python
6 9 (31.03%) Scrum
6 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
6 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
7 8 (27.59%) CentOS
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (27.59%) Java
7 8 (27.59%) Oracle
8 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) SOA
8 7 (24.14%) Middleware
8 7 (24.14%) Django
8 7 (24.14%) Open Source
8 7 (24.14%) Ansible
9 6 (20.69%) Vagrant
9 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (20.69%) REST
9 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
9 6 (20.69%) jQuery
9 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (20.69%) JSON
9 6 (20.69%) JIRA

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (13.79%) Mule
1 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.45%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.69%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.79%) Big Data
4 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
2 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.69%) JIRA
4 5 (17.24%) Subversion
5 4 (13.79%) Mercurial
6 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
6 3 (10.34%) Maven
7 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
7 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.45%) Mockito
8 1 (3.45%) RSpec
8 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
8 1 (3.45%) JUnit
8 1 (3.45%) JMeter
8 1 (3.45%) Selenium
8 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (13.79%) Administrator
2 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Django Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) QA Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Python Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) Web Services
2 7 (24.14%) Middleware
2 7 (24.14%) Django
3 6 (20.69%) REST
3 6 (20.69%) jQuery
3 6 (20.69%) JSON
3 6 (20.69%) CSS
4 5 (17.24%) LAMP
5 4 (13.79%) XML
6 3 (10.34%) .NET
6 3 (10.34%) Spring
7 2 (6.90%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (6.90%) Java EE
7 2 (6.90%) EJB
7 2 (6.90%) PostGIS
7 2 (6.90%) Sphinx
8 1 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Open Source
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Wiki
3 2 (6.90%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) CentOS
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Debian
5 2 (6.90%) Android
5 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Scrum
2 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 7 (24.14%) SOA
4 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.34%) User Stories
7 2 (6.90%) BPEL
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Android Development
8 1 (3.45%) Data Transformation
8 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Python
2 8 (27.59%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 5 (17.24%) Ruby
5 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
6 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 2 (6.90%) Perl
7 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Ansible
2 6 (20.69%) Vagrant
2 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.34%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.45%) Cacti
4 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Splunk
4 1 (3.45%) Percona
4 1 (3.45%) ESRI
4 1 (3.45%) VMware