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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 55 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 60 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.94% 0.27% -
As % of the Systems Management category 22.73% 2.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 31 5 0
Average daily rate
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£365 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -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
264 196 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 12.92% 10.59% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 95 74
Average daily rate £345 £363 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.82% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £203 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £455 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 18
Average hourly rate £13.75 £31.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.34% +61.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.58 £28.00 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £31.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 40 £375 +19.04% 3
Farnborough - - - - 2
Andover - - - - 1
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 105 (86.07%) Jenkins
2 89 (72.95%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (58.20%) Linux
4 68 (55.74%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (52.46%) Vagrant
6 62 (50.82%) Configuration Management
7 54 (44.26%) Cucumber
8 49 (40.16%) Java
9 47 (38.52%) Scrum
10 43 (35.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 43 (35.25%) Ruby
11 42 (34.43%) Amazon AWS
12 38 (31.15%) DevOps
13 37 (30.33%) Maven
14 36 (29.51%) Web Services
15 34 (27.87%) Git (software)
16 32 (26.23%) Test Automation
17 30 (24.59%) Python
18 29 (23.77%) JUnit
19 28 (22.95%) Shell Script
19 28 (22.95%) PowerShell
20 27 (22.13%) Windows
21 26 (21.31%) Amazon EC2
22 25 (20.49%) Microsoft Azure
22 25 (20.49%) UNIX
23 24 (19.67%) Oracle
23 24 (19.67%) RESTful
24 22 (18.03%) WebLogic
24 22 (18.03%) Mac OS X
25 21 (17.21%) Oracle Linux

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 22 (18.03%) WebLogic
2 17 (13.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 15 (12.30%) Tomcat
4 11 (9.02%) Confluence
5 6 (4.92%) Apache Solr
6 5 (4.10%) Apache
7 4 (3.28%) nginx
8 3 (2.46%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Office
1 8 (6.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 42 (34.43%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (21.31%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (20.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (12.30%) Heroku
5 14 (11.48%) Amazon S3
6 5 (4.10%) SaaS
6 5 (4.10%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.66%) Internet
2 5 (4.10%) DSL
2 5 (4.10%) Firewall
2 5 (4.10%) Network Security
2 5 (4.10%) SSL
3 1 (0.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.84%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (4.92%) Hazelcast
2 6 (4.92%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (3.28%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.64%) MySQL
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 105 (86.07%) Jenkins
2 54 (44.26%) Cucumber
3 43 (35.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 37 (30.33%) Maven
5 34 (27.87%) Git (software)
6 29 (23.77%) JUnit
7 21 (17.21%) RSpec
8 20 (16.39%) Selenium
9 18 (14.75%) JIRA
9 18 (14.75%) Mockito
10 15 (12.30%) Subversion
11 11 (9.02%) SoapUI
11 11 (9.02%) JMeter
12 9 (7.38%) QuickTest Pro
13 8 (6.56%) FitNesse
14 6 (4.92%) Eclipse
15 4 (3.28%) Gerrit
16 2 (1.64%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (0.82%) Legal
1 1 (0.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (45.90%) Developer
2 22 (18.03%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (15.57%) Java Developer
4 12 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (8.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.38%) Test Leader
6 9 (7.38%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (6.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.74%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.92%) Architect
10 2 (1.64%) Tester
10 2 (1.64%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (1.64%) Integration Tester
11 1 (0.82%) Build Engineer
11 1 (0.82%) Agile Test Analyst
11 1 (0.82%) Linux Support Engineer
11 1 (0.82%) Agile Tester
11 1 (0.82%) Automation Engineer
11 1 (0.82%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (29.51%) Web Services
2 24 (19.67%) RESTful
3 19 (15.57%) Spring
4 18 (14.75%) Hibernate
5 17 (13.93%) Ruby on Rails
6 14 (11.48%) JSON
7 13 (10.66%) Spring MVC
7 13 (10.66%) SOAP
7 13 (10.66%) Ajax
7 13 (10.66%) JPA
8 11 (9.02%) PostGIS
9 9 (7.38%) CSS
10 6 (4.92%) JTS
11 5 (4.10%) J2EE
12 4 (3.28%) Middleware
13 2 (1.64%) REST
14 1 (0.82%) OpenID
14 1 (0.82%) Nutch
14 1 (0.82%) OAuth
14 1 (0.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.93%) Open Source
2 7 (5.74%) Algorithms
3 1 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 71 (58.20%) Linux
2 27 (22.13%) Windows
3 25 (20.49%) UNIX
4 22 (18.03%) Mac OS X
5 21 (17.21%) Oracle Linux
6 12 (9.84%) CentOS
7 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.82%) SUSE
8 1 (0.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (72.95%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (55.74%) Continuous Integration
3 62 (50.82%) Configuration Management
4 47 (38.52%) Scrum
5 38 (31.15%) DevOps
6 32 (26.23%) Test Automation
7 21 (17.21%) SOA
7 21 (17.21%) TDD
8 14 (11.48%) BPEL
8 14 (11.48%) MVC
8 14 (11.48%) BDD
9 13 (10.66%) Kanban
10 11 (9.02%) Software Engineering
11 9 (7.38%) Web Development
11 9 (7.38%) Test Strategy
12 8 (6.56%) User Stories
13 1 (0.82%) Automation Testing
13 1 (0.82%) Workflow
13 1 (0.82%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 49 (40.16%) Java
2 43 (35.25%) Ruby
3 30 (24.59%) Python
4 28 (22.95%) Shell Script
4 28 (22.95%) PowerShell
5 16 (13.11%) SQL
6 14 (11.48%) JavaScript
7 11 (9.02%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.64%) Perl
8 2 (1.64%) PHP
8 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.46%) VCP4
4 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.93%) QA
System Software
1 15 (12.30%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (10.66%) VirtualBox
3 8 (6.56%) Docker
4 7 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (4.92%) Active Directory
6 5 (4.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (52.46%) Vagrant
2 8 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.10%) Ansible
3 5 (4.10%) Nagios
4 1 (0.82%) AppManager
4 1 (0.82%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.82%) SCCM
4 1 (0.82%) yum
4 1 (0.82%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (19.67%) Oracle
2 15 (12.30%) VMware
3 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.28%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.46%) HP
5 3 (2.46%) NetApp
6 1 (0.82%) EMC
6 1 (0.82%) NetIQ
6 1 (0.82%) Symantec
6 1 (0.82%) SolarWinds
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