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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 94 62 98
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +36
Contract jobs citing Puppet 19 63 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.01% 3.07% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.69% 19.87% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 7
Average daily rate £400 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £320 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £398 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +10.73%
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
196 317 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.46% 15.46% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 161 103
Average daily rate £400 £350 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 8
Average hourly rate £50.00 £13.75 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -56.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.60 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £34.00 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -5.17%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 7 £418 +11.33% 4
Winchester - 3 £415 -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 35 (89.74%) Linux
2 30 (76.92%) Python
3 27 (69.23%) Jenkins
4 26 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 25 (64.10%) Unix
6 24 (61.54%) Windows
6 24 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (58.97%) DevOps
8 22 (56.41%) PowerShell
8 22 (56.41%) Shell Script
9 21 (53.85%) Mac OS X
9 21 (53.85%) Ruby
9 21 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
10 20 (51.28%) Vagrant
11 18 (46.15%) Red Hat
12 17 (43.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
14 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
15 11 (28.21%) Serena
16 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (23.08%) Scrum
18 8 (20.51%) ITIL
19 7 (17.95%) Oracle
19 7 (17.95%) DNS
19 7 (17.95%) Oracle Linux
20 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
20 6 (15.38%) Project Management
20 6 (15.38%) Firewall
20 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.26%) Apache
2 4 (10.26%) JBoss
2 4 (10.26%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) nginx
4 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) SaaS
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) GitHub
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) DNS
2 6 (15.38%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.26%) DHCP
3 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 4 (10.26%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (10.26%) LDAP
3 4 (10.26%) MPLS
4 2 (5.13%) AMQP
4 2 (5.13%) NAS
4 2 (5.13%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (5.13%) SSH
4 2 (5.13%) SSL
4 2 (5.13%) VLAN
4 2 (5.13%) VPN
5 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 26 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 20 (51.28%) Vagrant
4 3 (7.69%) JIRA
5 2 (5.13%) Gerrit
6 1 (2.56%) Maven
6 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Build Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Linux Specialist
5 3 (7.69%) Unix Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Unix Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (10.26%) POSIX
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) ServiceStack
5 1 (2.56%) Django
5 1 (2.56%) Flask
5 1 (2.56%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 5 (12.82%) Data Centre
4 4 (10.26%) Cryptography
4 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.26%) iSeries
4 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Linux
2 25 (64.10%) Unix
3 24 (61.54%) Windows
4 21 (53.85%) Mac OS X
5 17 (43.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (17.95%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (10.26%) AIX
7 4 (10.26%) Solaris
8 2 (5.13%) Debian
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
2 23 (58.97%) DevOps
3 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.08%) Scrum
6 8 (20.51%) ITIL
7 6 (15.38%) Project Management
8 5 (12.82%) Change Management
9 4 (10.26%) Capacity Management
9 4 (10.26%) Computer Security
9 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
9 4 (10.26%) Information Assurance
9 4 (10.26%) Information Security
9 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
9 4 (10.26%) Security Patching
9 4 (10.26%) Server Hardening
9 4 (10.26%) SIEM
10 2 (5.13%) Patch Management
11 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) Python
2 22 (56.41%) PowerShell
2 22 (56.41%) Shell Script
3 21 (53.85%) Ruby
4 4 (10.26%) Perl
5 2 (5.13%) SQL
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) Java
6 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) CISSP
1 4 (10.26%) GCIH
1 4 (10.26%) GIAC
1 4 (10.26%) RHCSA
2 3 (7.69%) RHCE
3 2 (5.13%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Xen
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (12.82%) Ansible
3 3 (7.69%) Nagios
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 11 (28.21%) Serena
3 7 (17.95%) Oracle
4 5 (12.82%) VMware
5 4 (10.26%) IBM
5 4 (10.26%) Sun
6 2 (5.13%) Splunk
7 1 (2.56%) HP
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