The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 45 45 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 +26
Contract jobs citing Puppet 19 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.53% 2.56% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.46% 20.21% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 4
Median daily rate £525 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £410 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £51.72 -
% change year-on-year
-37.15% -
Puppet
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
81 94 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.80% 12.67% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 49 36
Median daily rate £440 £425 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 £32.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.30% +209.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+32.50% -11.11%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Puppet across the Hertfordshire region.

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Puppet
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Hertfordshire region.

Puppet Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Watford -4 9 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City -1 5 £475 +11.76%
Rickmansworth - 2 - -
Puppet
East of England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 18 (81.82%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (72.73%) Ansible
2 16 (72.73%) Python
3 15 (68.18%) Java
3 15 (68.18%) Linux
4 14 (63.64%) Ant
4 14 (63.64%) Git (software)
5 13 (59.09%) Ruby
6 12 (54.55%) Firewall
6 12 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (50.00%) Oracle
7 11 (50.00%) PHP
7 11 (50.00%) Unix
8 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
8 10 (45.45%) SQL
8 10 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (45.45%) Subversion
8 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (40.91%) hybris
9 9 (40.91%) Magento
9 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
9 9 (40.91%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (40.91%) Software Delivery
9 9 (40.91%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (40.91%) Drupal
9 9 (40.91%) MySQL
9 9 (40.91%) DB2
9 9 (40.91%) AIX
9 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
9 9 (40.91%) IBM

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 10 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 9 (40.91%) Drupal
3 2 (9.09%) Confluence
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (40.91%) DB2
2 9 (40.91%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (63.64%) Ant
1 14 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 10 (45.45%) Subversion
3 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
3 7 (31.82%) JIRA
4 5 (22.73%) Maven
5 4 (18.18%) Gradle
6 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
6 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (4.55%) Hudson
7 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Architect
1 9 (40.91%) Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (40.91%) Unix Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) WebLogic Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Algorithms
1 4 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Linux
2 12 (54.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (50.00%) Unix
4 9 (40.91%) AIX
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Solaris
6 1 (4.55%) Debian
6 1 (4.55%) VMS
6 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Continuous Delivery
1 9 (40.91%) E-Commerce
1 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
1 9 (40.91%) Software Delivery
1 9 (40.91%) Translating Business Requirements
2 8 (36.36%) DevOps
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) BDD
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 4 (18.18%) ATDD
5 4 (18.18%) Complexity Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) OOD
6 3 (13.64%) Open Source
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL
8 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Python
2 15 (68.18%) Java
3 13 (59.09%) Ruby
4 11 (50.00%) PHP
5 10 (45.45%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) C#
6 4 (18.18%) Clojure
6 4 (18.18%) Go
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) Rust
7 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
7 2 (9.09%) Jython
7 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.55%) AWK
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) RHCE
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 8583
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Docker
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 18 (81.82%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (72.73%) Ansible
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM
3 2 (9.09%) SCOM
4 1 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) hybris
2 9 (40.91%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.55%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
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