The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 65 79 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Contract jobs citing Puppet 52 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.67% 1.88% 1.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.15% 14.93% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 28 24
Median daily rate £431 £399 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.15% +14.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £330 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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
322 268 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.51% 12.58% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 164 128
Median daily rate £400 £388 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 7
Median hourly rate £35.50 £12.75 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.48% -75.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.08 £12.50 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £20.12 £189.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% +6.23%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Southampton +15 21 £438 +2.94% 1
Farnborough +9 8 £500 +14.28%
Fareham - 3 £525 -
Winchester - 3 £450 -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 47 (68.12%) Linux
2 38 (55.07%) DevOps
3 34 (49.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (46.38%) Red Hat
5 27 (39.13%) Python
5 27 (39.13%) Jenkins
6 26 (37.68%) Windows
7 25 (36.23%) Configuration Management
7 25 (36.23%) Git (software)
8 24 (34.78%) PowerShell
9 23 (33.33%) Unix
10 21 (30.43%) Ruby
10 21 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (26.09%) Ruby on Rails
12 17 (24.64%) Shell Script
12 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared
12 17 (24.64%) Vagrant
13 16 (23.19%) Mac OS X
14 14 (20.29%) SC Cleared
15 13 (18.84%) Docker
15 13 (18.84%) WebLogic
16 12 (17.39%) Perl
16 12 (17.39%) Oracle
16 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (15.94%) WebSphere
18 10 (14.49%) Scrum
18 10 (14.49%) IBM
18 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
18 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
19 9 (13.04%) Bash Shell

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 13 (18.84%) WebLogic
2 11 (15.94%) WebSphere
3 8 (11.59%) Apache
3 8 (11.59%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.80%) JBoss
4 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.35%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.45%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) Jetty
6 1 (1.45%) nginx
6 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.90%) MS Office
1 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) IaaS
1 6 (8.70%) PaaS
1 6 (8.70%) SaaS
2 4 (5.80%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) Firewall
2 6 (8.70%) DNS
3 5 (7.25%) LDAP
4 4 (5.80%) DHCP
4 4 (5.80%) Internet
4 4 (5.80%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (5.80%) MPLS
4 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.35%) IPv6
5 3 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.90%) Kerberos
6 2 (2.90%) SAN
6 2 (2.90%) SSH
6 2 (2.90%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.70%) DB2
3 5 (7.25%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.25%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.80%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (4.35%) Big Data
5 3 (4.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.90%) HBase
6 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 25 (36.23%) Git (software)
3 17 (24.64%) Vagrant
4 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.90%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.90%) Local Government
2 1 (1.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (37.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (15.94%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.59%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 8 (11.59%) Operations Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Administrator
5 5 (7.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (7.25%) Linux Specialist
6 4 (5.80%) Applications Support
6 4 (5.80%) Azure DevOps
6 4 (5.80%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Configuration Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Designer
6 4 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) DevOps Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.09%) Ruby on Rails
2 6 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (5.80%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (4.35%) Spring
5 2 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.45%) CSS
6 1 (1.45%) HTML
6 1 (1.45%) jQuery
6 1 (1.45%) Web Services
6 1 (1.45%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.80%) Cryptography
3 4 (5.80%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) VCE vBlock
4 3 (4.35%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.90%) Derivative
5 2 (2.90%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.90%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (68.12%) Linux
2 34 (49.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (37.68%) Windows
4 23 (33.33%) Unix
5 16 (23.19%) Mac OS X
6 9 (13.04%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (8.70%) CentOS
8 4 (5.80%) VMS
9 3 (4.35%) AIX
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) DevOps
2 25 (36.23%) Configuration Management
3 21 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.49%) Scrum
6 6 (8.70%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.25%) Change Management
7 5 (7.25%) ITIL
7 5 (7.25%) Project Management
7 5 (7.25%) Security Patching
7 5 (7.25%) SOA
8 4 (5.80%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.80%) Computer Security
8 4 (5.80%) Information Assurance
8 4 (5.80%) Information Security
8 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
8 4 (5.80%) Server Hardening
8 4 (5.80%) SIEM
9 3 (4.35%) Big Data Analytics
9 3 (4.35%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) Python
2 24 (34.78%) PowerShell
3 21 (30.43%) Ruby
4 17 (24.64%) Shell Script
5 12 (17.39%) Perl
6 9 (13.04%) Bash Shell
7 7 (10.14%) Java
7 7 (10.14%) SQL
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (24.64%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.29%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) CISSP
3 4 (5.80%) GCIH
3 4 (5.80%) GIAC
3 4 (5.80%) RHCSA
4 3 (4.35%) RHCE
5 2 (2.90%) VCAP
6 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.80%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (18.84%) Docker
2 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.35%) Postfix
4 3 (4.35%) vCloud
5 2 (2.90%) iptables
5 2 (2.90%) vSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.45%) Dovecot
6 1 (1.45%) NFS
6 1 (1.45%) OpenSSH
6 1 (1.45%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.25%) ZABBIX
3 4 (5.80%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (5.80%) SCCM
3 4 (5.80%) SCOM
4 3 (4.35%) Ansible
5 2 (2.90%) Nagios
5 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (1.45%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.45%) Icinga
6 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Red Hat
2 12 (17.39%) Oracle
3 10 (14.49%) IBM
4 9 (13.04%) VMware
5 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 6 (8.70%) Serena
6 3 (4.35%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (2.90%) CA
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco
7 2 (2.90%) Remedy
8 1 (1.45%) HP
8 1 (1.45%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.45%) Zend