The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 24 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +6
Contract jobs citing Puppet 82 40 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.56% 3.54% 2.08%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.31% 39.60% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 26 12
Average daily rate £428 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.93% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
Puppet
West Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
163 101 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.05% 8.94% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 63 40
Average daily rate £425 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +1.19%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 107 (82.31%) DevOps
2 94 (72.31%) Linux
3 86 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (64.62%) Jenkins
5 57 (43.85%) Java
6 51 (39.23%) Maven
7 50 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
8 47 (36.15%) Bash Shell
9 45 (34.62%) Security Cleared
9 45 (34.62%) Git (software)
10 40 (30.77%) Python
11 38 (29.23%) SC Cleared
12 33 (25.38%) Ruby
12 33 (25.38%) Configuration Management
13 31 (23.85%) Atlassian
13 31 (23.85%) Amazon AWS
14 29 (22.31%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (21.54%) Open Source
16 27 (20.77%) JIRA
16 27 (20.77%) Red Hat
17 26 (20.00%) Confluence
18 24 (18.46%) SonarQube
18 24 (18.46%) Perl
18 24 (18.46%) VMware
19 23 (17.69%) Microservices
20 21 (16.15%) Test Automation
20 21 (16.15%) VMware Infrastructure
21 20 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 20 (15.38%) Unix
22 19 (14.62%) Liquibase

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 26 (20.00%) Confluence
2 18 (13.85%) OpenStack
3 8 (6.15%) Apache
4 6 (4.62%) CloudStack
5 4 (3.08%) Tomcat
6 3 (2.31%) nginx
7 2 (1.54%) IIS
7 2 (1.54%) Jetty
7 2 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.77%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.77%) JBoss
8 1 (0.77%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (23.85%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.92%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (6.92%) Google App Engine
2 9 (6.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (3.08%) GitHub
6 3 (2.31%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.54%) IaaS
7 2 (1.54%) PaaS
8 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.15%) HTTP
3 6 (4.62%) DNS
4 5 (3.85%) Internet
4 5 (3.85%) NAS
4 5 (3.85%) SAN
4 5 (3.85%) SSL
5 3 (2.31%) DHCP
5 3 (2.31%) Firewall
5 3 (2.31%) FTP
5 3 (2.31%) IPsec
5 3 (2.31%) LAN
5 3 (2.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.46%) MongoDB
2 6 (4.62%) MySQL
3 4 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.31%) CouchDB
4 3 (2.31%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.31%) Redis
4 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.54%) Riak
5 2 (1.54%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.77%) HBase
Development Applications
1 84 (64.62%) Jenkins
2 51 (39.23%) Maven
3 45 (34.62%) Git (software)
4 27 (20.77%) JIRA
5 24 (18.46%) SonarQube
6 19 (14.62%) Liquibase
7 18 (13.85%) Selenium
8 14 (10.77%) JUnit
9 13 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
10 10 (7.69%) Ant
10 10 (7.69%) Appium
10 10 (7.69%) Mocha
11 6 (4.62%) Cucumber
11 6 (4.62%) JMeter
12 3 (2.31%) Subversion
12 3 (2.31%) Vagrant
13 2 (1.54%) Bitbucket
13 2 (1.54%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.77%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.77%) GitLab
General
1 3 (2.31%) Finance
2 1 (0.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (34.62%) Developer
1 45 (34.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (13.08%) Architect
2 17 (13.08%) Technical Developer
3 15 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (6.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 9 (6.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 8 (6.15%) DevOps Architect
6 6 (4.62%) DevOps Specialist
6 6 (4.62%) Java Developer
6 6 (4.62%) Tester
7 5 (3.85%) Automation Tester
7 5 (3.85%) Digital Transformation
8 4 (3.08%) Automation Specialist
8 4 (3.08%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (3.08%) Java Engineer
8 4 (3.08%) Team Leader
8 4 (3.08%) Technical Specialist
9 3 (2.31%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.31%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.69%) YAML
2 8 (6.15%) WSDL
2 8 (6.15%) XSD
3 5 (3.85%) .NET
3 5 (3.85%) J2EE
4 4 (3.08%) Middleware
5 3 (2.31%) Kafka
5 3 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (2.31%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (2.31%) Web Services
6 2 (1.54%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.54%) HTML
6 2 (1.54%) HTML5
6 2 (1.54%) jQuery
6 2 (1.54%) LAMP
6 2 (1.54%) Servlets
7 1 (0.77%) ELK Stack
7 1 (0.77%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.31%) Visualisation
2 2 (1.54%) Blog
3 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 94 (72.31%) Linux
2 20 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (15.38%) Unix
3 10 (7.69%) CentOS
4 7 (5.38%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.85%) Windows
6 1 (0.77%) Fedora
6 1 (0.77%) HPUX
6 1 (0.77%) SUSE
6 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (82.31%) DevOps
2 86 (66.15%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (25.38%) Configuration Management
4 29 (22.31%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (21.54%) Open Source
6 23 (17.69%) Microservices
7 21 (16.15%) Test Automation
8 16 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (10.00%) Data Protection
9 13 (10.00%) Scrum
10 12 (9.23%) SOA
11 9 (6.92%) API Design
11 9 (6.92%) Automated Testing
11 9 (6.92%) DSDM
11 9 (6.92%) RUP
12 8 (6.15%) API Development
12 8 (6.15%) Build Automation
13 6 (4.62%) TDD
13 6 (4.62%) Web Operations
14 5 (3.85%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 57 (43.85%) Java
2 47 (36.15%) Bash Shell
3 40 (30.77%) Python
4 33 (25.38%) Ruby
5 24 (18.46%) Perl
6 14 (10.77%) Shell Script
6 14 (10.77%) SQL
7 12 (9.23%) C#
8 7 (5.38%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.08%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.54%) Groovy
10 2 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 38 (29.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.85%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 21 (16.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (13.85%) vSphere
3 11 (8.46%) Xen
4 6 (4.62%) Docker
4 6 (4.62%) XenServer
5 4 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.31%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.31%) KVM
7 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.54%) vCloud
8 1 (0.77%) HDFS
8 1 (0.77%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 50 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (13.85%) ZABBIX
3 16 (12.31%) Cobbler
4 14 (10.77%) yum
5 13 (10.00%) Bareos
6 12 (9.23%) Tivoli
7 9 (6.92%) logstash
8 8 (6.15%) Piwik
9 6 (4.62%) Ansible
10 4 (3.08%) Nagios
10 4 (3.08%) Salt
11 3 (2.31%) Cacti
11 3 (2.31%) Graphite
12 1 (0.77%) Opsview
12 1 (0.77%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (23.85%) Atlassian
2 27 (20.77%) Red Hat
3 24 (18.46%) VMware
4 14 (10.77%) Oracle
5 9 (6.92%) Google
6 7 (5.38%) EnterpriseDB
7 6 (4.62%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.62%) SaltStack
8 4 (3.08%) Cisco
8 4 (3.08%) F5
8 4 (3.08%) HP
8 4 (3.08%) Rackspace
8 4 (3.08%) Splunk
9 3 (2.31%) RightScale
10 2 (1.54%) IBM
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Experis Ltd
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