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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 60 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 60 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.00% 0.35% -
As % of the Systems Management category 20.83% 3.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 0
Average daily rate
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£365 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
288 182 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.41% 10.53% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 83 74
Average daily rate £355 £361 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.73% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 17
Average hourly rate £16.72 £31.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.92% +61.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +22 44 £375 +4.89% 1
Farnborough - - - - 3
Andover - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 106 (86.18%) Jenkins
2 92 (74.80%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (60.98%) Continuous Integration
4 68 (55.28%) Vagrant
5 64 (52.03%) Cucumber
6 62 (50.41%) Linux
7 58 (47.15%) Scrum
8 57 (46.34%) Configuration Management
9 49 (39.84%) Web Services
10 48 (39.02%) Java
10 48 (39.02%) Amazon AWS
11 47 (38.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 46 (37.40%) DevOps
13 39 (31.71%) Maven
14 34 (27.64%) Git (software)
15 31 (25.20%) RESTful
16 30 (24.39%) Ruby
17 27 (21.95%) Amazon EC2
18 24 (19.51%) Test Automation
19 23 (18.70%) PowerShell
19 23 (18.70%) Open Source
19 23 (18.70%) Selenium
19 23 (18.70%) QA
19 23 (18.70%) JUnit
19 23 (18.70%) UNIX
20 22 (17.89%) Shell Script
20 22 (17.89%) Spring
20 22 (17.89%) TDD
21 21 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
21 21 (17.07%) Windows

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 21 (17.07%) Tomcat
2 16 (13.01%) WebLogic
2 16 (13.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 14 (11.38%) Apache
4 8 (6.50%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.44%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.44%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 48 (39.02%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (21.95%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (13.01%) Amazon S3
5 14 (11.38%) Heroku
6 8 (6.50%) SaaS
7 5 (4.07%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.82%) Internet
2 7 (5.69%) SSL
3 5 (4.07%) DSL
3 5 (4.07%) Firewall
3 5 (4.07%) Network Security
4 3 (2.44%) SAN
5 1 (0.81%) LDAP
5 1 (0.81%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.81%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.57%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (4.88%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (4.88%) Hazelcast
3 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 106 (86.18%) Jenkins
2 64 (52.03%) Cucumber
3 47 (38.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 39 (31.71%) Maven
5 34 (27.64%) Git (software)
6 23 (18.70%) Selenium
6 23 (18.70%) JUnit
7 20 (16.26%) Mockito
7 20 (16.26%) RSpec
8 18 (14.63%) JIRA
9 17 (13.82%) Subversion
10 15 (12.20%) FitNesse
11 14 (11.38%) Eclipse
12 5 (4.07%) JMeter
13 3 (2.44%) Zephyr
13 3 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
13 3 (2.44%) SoapUI
14 1 (0.81%) Gerrit
General
1 2 (1.63%) Banking
1 2 (1.63%) Legal
2 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (46.34%) Developer
2 27 (21.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (15.45%) Java Developer
4 12 (9.76%) Architect
4 12 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (7.32%) Agile Java Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.69%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.25%) J2EE Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.25%) J2EE Architect
10 3 (2.44%) Build Engineer
11 2 (1.63%) Integration Tester
11 2 (1.63%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (1.63%) Software Developer
11 2 (1.63%) Tester
11 2 (1.63%) Analyst
11 2 (1.63%) Test Analyst
12 1 (0.81%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (39.84%) Web Services
2 31 (25.20%) RESTful
3 22 (17.89%) Spring
4 20 (16.26%) Hibernate
5 16 (13.01%) Ruby on Rails
6 15 (12.20%) Ajax
6 15 (12.20%) JSON
7 14 (11.38%) PostGIS
8 13 (10.57%) Spring MVC
8 13 (10.57%) JPA
9 12 (9.76%) SOAP
10 10 (8.13%) J2EE
11 8 (6.50%) CSS
12 6 (4.88%) JTS
13 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.70%) Open Source
2 7 (5.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 62 (50.41%) Linux
2 23 (18.70%) UNIX
3 21 (17.07%) Windows
4 18 (14.63%) Mac OS X
5 17 (13.82%) CentOS
6 14 (11.38%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (3.25%) Solaris
8 3 (2.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (74.80%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (60.98%) Continuous Integration
3 58 (47.15%) Scrum
4 57 (46.34%) Configuration Management
5 46 (37.40%) DevOps
6 24 (19.51%) Test Automation
7 22 (17.89%) TDD
8 16 (13.01%) SOA
9 14 (11.38%) BPEL
10 13 (10.57%) Kanban
10 13 (10.57%) BDD
10 13 (10.57%) MVC
11 10 (8.13%) Software Engineering
12 8 (6.50%) Web Development
12 8 (6.50%) User Stories
13 4 (3.25%) Test Strategy
14 2 (1.63%) Load Balancing
14 2 (1.63%) Load Testing
15 1 (0.81%) Automation Testing
15 1 (0.81%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 48 (39.02%) Java
2 30 (24.39%) Ruby
3 23 (18.70%) PowerShell
4 22 (17.89%) Shell Script
5 21 (17.07%) Python
6 15 (12.20%) SQL
6 15 (12.20%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.07%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.25%) Perl
9 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (10.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.63%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.70%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.20%) VirtualBox
2 14 (11.38%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (6.50%) Docker
4 7 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (4.07%) vCloud
6 2 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 68 (55.28%) Vagrant
2 4 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.44%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.63%) Nagios
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.81%) yum
5 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.81%) Icinga
5 1 (0.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (15.45%) VMware
2 17 (13.82%) Oracle
3 10 (8.13%) Red Hat
4 7 (5.69%) EMC
5 4 (3.25%) Tripwire
5 4 (3.25%) HP
6 3 (2.44%) NetApp
6 3 (2.44%) Symantec
7 2 (1.63%) Microsoft
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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Southampton, Hampshire
Oxbridge Answers
Rate: Excellent market rates
Posted: 2 days ago