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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 67 94 77
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Contract jobs citing Puppet 56 26 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.85% 1.22% 2.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.01% 10.74% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 31
Median daily rate £428 £425 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +23.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £363 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
311 242 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.83% 11.37% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 156 150
Median daily rate £385 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 1
Median hourly rate £35.50 £19.50 £189.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.05% -89.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +9.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +14 14 £438 +2.94% 2
Winchester - 12 £440 -
Farnborough +4 7 £443 +1.14%
Fareham - 3 £525 - 1
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 54 (66.67%) Linux
2 48 (59.26%) DevOps
3 40 (49.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (41.98%) Red Hat
5 28 (34.57%) Jenkins
6 27 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 26 (32.10%) PowerShell
7 26 (32.10%) Windows
8 24 (29.63%) SC Cleared
9 23 (28.40%) Git (software)
10 22 (27.16%) Unix
10 22 (27.16%) Configuration Management
11 21 (25.93%) Python
12 20 (24.69%) Perl
12 20 (24.69%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (23.46%) VMware
14 18 (22.22%) Bash Shell
15 17 (20.99%) Ruby
16 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (19.75%) Java
17 15 (18.52%) Docker
18 14 (17.28%) Ruby on Rails
19 13 (16.05%) WebSphere
19 13 (16.05%) ActiveMQ
19 13 (16.05%) SQL
19 13 (16.05%) Oracle
19 13 (16.05%) Vagrant
19 13 (16.05%) Opscode Chef
20 12 (14.81%) Tomcat

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 (16.05%) WebSphere
2 12 (14.81%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.35%) WebLogic
4 6 (7.41%) Apache
5 5 (6.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (2.47%) JBoss
8 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.23%) CloudStack
8 1 (1.23%) IIS
8 1 (1.23%) Jetty
8 1 (1.23%) nginx
8 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.47%) MS Office
1 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) IaaS
1 6 (7.41%) PaaS
2 5 (6.17%) SaaS
3 4 (4.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) Firewall
2 9 (11.11%) IPv6
2 9 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (9.88%) SSL
4 5 (6.17%) SNMP
5 4 (4.94%) DNS
6 3 (3.70%) Internet
6 3 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (3.70%) LDAP
6 3 (3.70%) MPLS
7 2 (2.47%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.47%) DHCP
7 2 (2.47%) Kerberos
7 2 (2.47%) SAN
7 2 (2.47%) SSH
7 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (12.35%) Hadoop
3 7 (8.64%) DB2
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.17%) NoSQL
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.94%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (4.94%) Big Data
7 3 (3.70%) MySQL
8 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.47%) HBase
8 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (34.57%) Jenkins
2 23 (28.40%) Git (software)
3 13 (16.05%) Vagrant
4 4 (4.94%) JIRA
5 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.47%) Subversion
General
1 3 (3.70%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (17.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 12 (14.81%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (13.58%) Linux Specialist
5 9 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Applications Support
7 7 (8.64%) Administrator
7 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 7 (8.64%) Linux Support
8 6 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
8 6 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) DBA
9 5 (6.17%) Designer
10 4 (4.94%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Azure DevOps
10 4 (4.94%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Configuration Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Operations Technician
10 4 (4.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) Ruby on Rails
2 13 (16.05%) ActiveMQ
3 9 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
4 7 (8.64%) Spring
4 7 (8.64%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (4.94%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (2.47%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.23%) CSS
7 1 (1.23%) HTML
7 1 (1.23%) jQuery
7 1 (1.23%) Web Services
7 1 (1.23%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.88%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.88%) Smart Meter
3 7 (8.64%) VCE vBlock
4 6 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.94%) Private Cloud
6 3 (3.70%) Cryptography
6 3 (3.70%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.47%) Derivative
7 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (66.67%) Linux
2 40 (49.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (32.10%) Windows
4 22 (27.16%) Unix
5 12 (14.81%) Mac OS X
6 7 (8.64%) CentOS
7 5 (6.17%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (4.94%) AIX
8 4 (4.94%) VMS
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (59.26%) DevOps
2 22 (27.16%) Configuration Management
3 16 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.75%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (14.81%) Incident Management
5 9 (11.11%) SOA
6 6 (7.41%) Scrum
7 5 (6.17%) Patch Management
7 5 (6.17%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.94%) Analytics
8 4 (4.94%) Big Data Analytics
8 4 (4.94%) Data Analytics
8 4 (4.94%) ITIL
8 4 (4.94%) Project Management
8 4 (4.94%) Security Patching
8 4 (4.94%) Server Hardening
9 3 (3.70%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.70%) Change Management
9 3 (3.70%) Information Security
9 3 (3.70%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) PowerShell
2 21 (25.93%) Python
3 20 (24.69%) Perl
4 18 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 17 (20.99%) Ruby
6 16 (19.75%) Java
7 13 (16.05%) SQL
8 12 (14.81%) Shell Script
9 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 24 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) CISSP
3 3 (3.70%) GCIH
3 3 (3.70%) GIAC
4 2 (2.47%) RHCE
4 2 (2.47%) RHCSA
4 2 (2.47%) VCAP
5 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (18.52%) Docker
2 6 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.70%) Postfix
4 3 (3.70%) vCloud
5 2 (2.47%) iptables
5 2 (2.47%) vSphere
6 1 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.23%) Dovecot
6 1 (1.23%) NFS
6 1 (1.23%) OpenSSH
6 1 (1.23%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 13 (16.05%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (12.35%) ZABBIX
3 4 (4.94%) Ambari
3 4 (4.94%) Ansible
3 4 (4.94%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (4.94%) SCCM
3 4 (4.94%) SCOM
4 2 (2.47%) Nagios
4 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (1.23%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.23%) Icinga
5 1 (1.23%) Nessus
5 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (41.98%) Red Hat
2 19 (23.46%) VMware
3 13 (16.05%) Oracle
4 11 (13.58%) IBM
5 6 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.94%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (3.70%) Serena
8 2 (2.47%) CA
8 2 (2.47%) Cisco
8 2 (2.47%) Remedy
9 1 (1.23%) HP
9 1 (1.23%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.23%) Zend