The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 35 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing Puppet 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.43% 0.42% 1.09%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.56% 11.11% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 -
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 Kent region.

Systems Management Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
18 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 7.69% 3.81% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 9
Median daily rate £325 £263 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.31%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Tonbridge - 1 - -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat