The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 95 77 97
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Contract jobs citing Puppet 26 45 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.21% 2.16% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.40% 17.05% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 10
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£425 £345 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.18% -18.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £315 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - £45.00
Puppet
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Systems Management Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
228 264 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.63% 12.66% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 142 105
Average daily rate £400 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £18.16 £189.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.39% +530.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £189.00 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.98 £189.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -13.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 July 2015.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 July 2015. 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
Southampton -23 9 £425 +25.92%
Basingstoke - 6 £438 -
Aldershot - 2 £375 -
Farnborough - 2 £438 - 2
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 70 (85.37%) Linux
2 62 (75.61%) Jenkins
3 45 (54.88%) DevOps
4 42 (51.22%) Windows
4 42 (51.22%) Configuration Management
5 39 (47.56%) Git (software)
6 33 (40.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (39.02%) Vagrant
8 30 (36.59%) Python
9 29 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (35.37%) Ruby
10 28 (34.15%) WebLogic
10 28 (34.15%) Shell Script
11 25 (30.49%) Cucumber
12 23 (28.05%) UNIX
13 21 (25.61%) Oracle
13 21 (25.61%) Scrum
14 20 (24.39%) VMware
15 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
16 18 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
16 18 (21.95%) QA
17 16 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
17 16 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
18 15 (18.29%) Mac OS X
18 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (17.07%) Red Hat
19 14 (17.07%) Java
20 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (15.85%) PostgreSQL

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 28 (34.15%) WebLogic
2 9 (10.98%) Confluence
3 6 (7.32%) nginx
4 3 (3.66%) IIS
5 2 (2.44%) JBoss
5 2 (2.44%) Liferay
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.22%) FileNet
6 1 (1.22%) WordPress
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.22%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) MS Office
1 7 (8.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (18.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.98%) Heroku
4 6 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) SAN
1 5 (6.10%) Firewall
1 5 (6.10%) NAS
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (10.98%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.66%) MySQL
4 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (75.61%) Jenkins
2 39 (47.56%) Git (software)
3 33 (40.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 25 (30.49%) Cucumber
5 10 (12.20%) SoapUI
5 10 (12.20%) JIRA
6 9 (10.98%) Maven
6 9 (10.98%) JUnit
6 9 (10.98%) JMeter
7 7 (8.54%) HP UFT
7 7 (8.54%) RSpec
8 5 (6.10%) Gerrit
9 2 (2.44%) MSBuild
9 2 (2.44%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.22%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.22%) NuGet
10 1 (1.22%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (6.10%) Banking
2 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (23.17%) Linux Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Developer
4 13 (15.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Test Leader
7 6 (7.32%) Administrator
7 6 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Linux Support
8 5 (6.10%) Linux Support Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Solaris Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Project Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.44%) DevOps Administrator
11 1 (1.22%) DevOps Specialist
11 1 (1.22%) Build Engineer
11 1 (1.22%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) Middleware
2 10 (12.20%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (6.10%) REST
4 4 (4.88%) JSON
4 4 (4.88%) Django
4 4 (4.88%) Web Services
5 3 (3.66%) .NET
5 3 (3.66%) SOAP
6 1 (1.22%) HTML
6 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.22%) CSS
6 1 (1.22%) XML
6 1 (1.22%) XSL
6 1 (1.22%) SAML
6 1 (1.22%) jQuery
6 1 (1.22%) OAuth
6 1 (1.22%) RESTful
6 1 (1.22%) OpenID
6 1 (1.22%) Nutch
6 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) Clustering
2 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.44%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 70 (85.37%) Linux
2 42 (51.22%) Windows
3 23 (28.05%) UNIX
4 15 (18.29%) Mac OS X
5 11 (13.41%) Solaris
6 10 (12.20%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.10%) SUSE
8 2 (2.44%) CentOS
9 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.88%) DevOps
2 42 (51.22%) Configuration Management
3 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (35.37%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (25.61%) Scrum
6 16 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (10.98%) Test Automation
8 6 (7.32%) Test Strategy
8 6 (7.32%) SOA
9 5 (6.10%) Performance Management
9 5 (6.10%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (3.66%) Mobile Development
11 2 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.44%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (2.44%) TDD
12 1 (1.22%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.22%) Web Development
12 1 (1.22%) ITIL
12 1 (1.22%) MVC
12 1 (1.22%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.59%) Python
2 29 (35.37%) Ruby
3 28 (34.15%) Shell Script
4 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
5 14 (17.07%) Java
6 12 (14.63%) Bash Shell
7 10 (12.20%) Perl
8 8 (9.76%) Go
9 2 (2.44%) PHP
9 2 (2.44%) C#
10 1 (1.22%) SQL
10 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (21.95%) QA
System Software
1 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (10.98%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.32%) vSphere
3 6 (7.32%) KVM
3 6 (7.32%) Docker
4 5 (6.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (6.10%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.44%) vCloud
6 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 32 (39.02%) Vagrant
2 16 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (14.63%) Nagios
4 10 (12.20%) Ansible
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle ZFS
5 5 (6.10%) NetBackup
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.22%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.22%) SCCM
6 1 (1.22%) AppManager
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Oracle
2 20 (24.39%) VMware
3 14 (17.07%) Red Hat
4 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.10%) EMC
5 5 (6.10%) Symantec
6 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.22%) NetIQ