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 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 94 68 91
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Contract jobs citing Puppet 24 56 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.11% 2.50% 1.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.39% 21.62% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 37 10
Average daily rate £400 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £410 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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
286 259 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.27% 11.57% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 143 124
Average daily rate £400 £348 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.94% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £451 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
Average hourly rate £17.45 £12.50 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.65% -69.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.27 £12.50 £25.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £17.40 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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 April 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 28 April 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 -7 12 £418 +8.44% 1
Winchester - 1 £500 -
Farnborough - 1 £550 -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 23 (60.53%) Red Hat
3 22 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (52.63%) DevOps
5 17 (44.74%) Configuration Management
5 17 (44.74%) Python
6 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
7 15 (39.47%) Windows
8 14 (36.84%) Unix
8 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
9 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (31.58%) Ruby
10 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
11 11 (28.95%) Oracle
11 11 (28.95%) Shell Script
12 10 (26.32%) Mac OS X
12 10 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
12 10 (26.32%) Scrum
12 10 (26.32%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (23.68%) Vagrant
13 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
14 8 (21.05%) ITIL
14 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
15 7 (18.42%) Project Management
15 7 (18.42%) VMware
15 7 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
16 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (15.79%) Driving Licence
16 6 (15.79%) Serena
16 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 8 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 6 (15.79%) Apache
3 5 (13.16%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.53%) JBoss
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.63%) CloudStack
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
6 1 (2.63%) Jetty
6 1 (2.63%) nginx
6 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) SaaS
2 4 (10.53%) IaaS
2 4 (10.53%) PaaS
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) LDAP
3 4 (10.53%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) Internet
3 4 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (10.53%) MPLS
3 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (5.26%) SAN
5 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
3 9 (23.68%) Vagrant
4 3 (7.89%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.63%) Maven
6 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Consultant
4 3 (7.89%) Linux Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Unix Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Linux Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (10.53%) POSIX
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) Django
3 1 (2.63%) Flask
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.63%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) PostGIS
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.63%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 6 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.53%) Cryptography
3 4 (10.53%) iSeries
3 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 22 (57.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (39.47%) Windows
4 14 (36.84%) Unix
5 10 (26.32%) Mac OS X
5 10 (26.32%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (13.16%) AIX
7 4 (10.53%) Solaris
8 3 (7.89%) VMS
9 2 (5.26%) CentOS
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) DevOps
2 17 (44.74%) Configuration Management
3 13 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (26.32%) Scrum
5 8 (21.05%) ITIL
6 7 (18.42%) Project Management
7 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.16%) Change Management
8 5 (13.16%) Security Patching
9 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
9 4 (10.53%) Computer Security
9 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
9 4 (10.53%) Information Assurance
9 4 (10.53%) Information Security
9 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
9 4 (10.53%) Server Hardening
9 4 (10.53%) SIEM
10 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
10 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (2.63%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Python
2 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 12 (31.58%) Ruby
3 11 (28.95%) Shell Script
4 6 (15.79%) Perl
5 5 (13.16%) SQL
6 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.26%) Java
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) CISSP
1 4 (10.53%) GCIH
1 4 (10.53%) GIAC
1 4 (10.53%) RHCSA
2 3 (7.89%) RHCE
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) IBM Certification
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) PCI DSS
2 4 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.89%) vSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Docker
3 2 (5.26%) vCloud
4 1 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.63%) Dovecot
4 1 (2.63%) NFS
4 1 (2.63%) OpenSSH
4 1 (2.63%) Postfix
4 1 (2.63%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (7.89%) Ansible
3 3 (7.89%) SCCM
3 3 (7.89%) SCOM
4 1 (2.63%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.63%) Icinga
4 1 (2.63%) WSUS
4 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Red Hat
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle
3 7 (18.42%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) IBM
4 6 (15.79%) Serena
5 4 (10.53%) Sun
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco
8 1 (2.63%) Arqiva
8 1 (2.63%) Cyber-Ark
8 1 (2.63%) HP
8 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.63%) Zend
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
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