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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 51 91 111
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +20
Contract jobs citing Puppet 67 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.19% 0.77% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.79% 6.88% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 2
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£400 £425 £384
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £328 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £540 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £415 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.31% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +96.42%
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
294 189 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.99% 11.13% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 119 55
Average daily rate £365 £340 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% -3.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £305 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 5
Average hourly rate £41.00 £30.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 +24 43 £400 +2.56% 1
Farnborough - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 88 (85.44%) Jenkins
2 71 (68.93%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (55.34%) Scrum
4 56 (54.37%) DevOps
5 55 (53.40%) Linux
6 53 (51.46%) Web Services
6 53 (51.46%) Vagrant
7 49 (47.57%) Cucumber
8 39 (37.86%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (37.86%) Maven
9 34 (33.01%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (31.07%) Amazon AWS
11 31 (30.10%) Apache
12 30 (29.13%) Open Source
13 29 (28.16%) JIRA
14 28 (27.18%) VMware
14 28 (27.18%) Java
15 27 (26.21%) RESTful
16 26 (25.24%) Red Hat
17 25 (24.27%) Git (software)
18 23 (22.33%) Eclipse
19 22 (21.36%) FitNesse
20 21 (20.39%) CentOS
20 21 (20.39%) Internet
21 20 (19.42%) Oracle
22 19 (18.45%) Configuration Management
22 19 (18.45%) RSpec
22 19 (18.45%) PostGIS
23 18 (17.48%) J2EE
23 18 (17.48%) Tomcat

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 31 (30.10%) Apache
2 18 (17.48%) Tomcat
3 16 (15.53%) WebLogic
4 12 (11.65%) Apache Solr
5 6 (5.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (4.85%) Confluence
7 3 (2.91%) Node.js
8 2 (1.94%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.94%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (2.91%) MS Office
1 3 (2.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (31.07%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (13.59%) SaaS
2 14 (13.59%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (11.65%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (20.39%) Internet
2 4 (3.88%) SSL
3 3 (2.91%) SAN
4 2 (1.94%) LDAP
4 2 (1.94%) DHCP
4 2 (1.94%) AMQP
4 2 (1.94%) DNS
5 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (37.86%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (7.77%) MySQL
3 6 (5.83%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.91%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.91%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.94%) Big Data
5 2 (1.94%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 88 (85.44%) Jenkins
2 49 (47.57%) Cucumber
3 39 (37.86%) Maven
4 29 (28.16%) JIRA
5 25 (24.27%) Git (software)
6 23 (22.33%) Eclipse
7 22 (21.36%) FitNesse
8 19 (18.45%) RSpec
9 16 (15.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (10.68%) Selenium
11 8 (7.77%) JUnit
11 8 (7.77%) Mockito
12 7 (6.80%) Subversion
13 5 (4.85%) JMeter
13 5 (4.85%) SoapUI
14 4 (3.88%) Gerrit
15 3 (2.91%) QuickTest Pro
15 3 (2.91%) Grunt
15 3 (2.91%) Zephyr
16 2 (1.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.94%) Legal
2 2 (1.94%) Banking
3 1 (0.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (25.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (22.33%) Architect
3 18 (17.48%) Developer
3 18 (17.48%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (14.56%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) Support Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) Software Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) Build Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) J2EE Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.85%) Linux Support Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) J2EE Architect
7 5 (4.85%) Linux Support
8 4 (3.88%) Systems Architect
8 4 (3.88%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.91%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (2.91%) Administrator
9 3 (2.91%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (2.91%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (51.46%) Web Services
2 27 (26.21%) RESTful
3 19 (18.45%) PostGIS
4 18 (17.48%) J2EE
5 17 (16.50%) Middleware
6 11 (10.68%) Spring
6 11 (10.68%) JSON
7 9 (8.74%) SOAP
8 8 (7.77%) CSS
8 8 (7.77%) Ajax
8 8 (7.77%) Hibernate
9 6 (5.83%) jQuery
10 5 (4.85%) JPA
10 5 (4.85%) Spring MVC
10 5 (4.85%) JTS
11 4 (3.88%) .NET
11 4 (3.88%) Django
12 3 (2.91%) REST
13 2 (1.94%) EJB 3.0
13 2 (1.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.13%) Open Source
2 4 (3.88%) Smartphone
3 3 (2.91%) Linked Data
4 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.97%) Wiki
5 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (53.40%) Linux
2 21 (20.39%) CentOS
3 16 (15.53%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (4.85%) Android
4 5 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.85%) Solaris
5 3 (2.91%) UNIX
5 3 (2.91%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (68.93%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (55.34%) Scrum
3 56 (54.37%) DevOps
4 34 (33.01%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (18.45%) Configuration Management
6 14 (13.59%) Test Automation
7 11 (10.68%) SOA
8 9 (8.74%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.77%) TDD
10 5 (4.85%) MVC
10 5 (4.85%) Web Development
10 5 (4.85%) Kanban
10 5 (4.85%) User Stories
11 4 (3.88%) Test Strategy
11 4 (3.88%) BPEL
12 2 (1.94%) Migration
12 2 (1.94%) BDD
12 2 (1.94%) Load Balancing
12 2 (1.94%) Load Testing
12 2 (1.94%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 28 (27.18%) Java
2 11 (10.68%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.74%) Perl
3 9 (8.74%) SQL
4 8 (7.77%) Python
4 8 (7.77%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.88%) Ruby
6 2 (1.94%) PHP
7 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (11.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.85%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.59%) QA
System Software
1 14 (13.59%) vCloud
2 11 (10.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.80%) VirtualBox
4 6 (5.83%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (4.85%) Docker
6 4 (3.88%) vSphere
7 2 (1.94%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 53 (51.46%) Vagrant
2 12 (11.65%) YUM
3 4 (3.88%) Ansible
4 3 (2.91%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.91%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.97%) Nagios
6 1 (0.97%) Icinga
Vendors
1 28 (27.18%) VMware
2 26 (25.24%) Red Hat
3 20 (19.42%) Oracle
4 17 (16.50%) EMC
5 8 (7.77%) Tripwire
6 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.91%) HP
6 3 (2.91%) Symantec
7 2 (1.94%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.94%) Splunk
8 1 (0.97%) ESRI
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £510 per day DOE
Posted: 3 days ago