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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 22 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 68 35 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.30% 3.91% -
As % of the Systems Management category 53.54% 39.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 52 31 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £415 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £415 £360
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +15.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +78.57%
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
127 88 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.76% 9.82% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 57 24
Average daily rate £350 £410 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +26.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £79.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -77.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +14.47%

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 21 October 2014.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 62 (68.13%) Linux
2 59 (64.84%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (52.75%) Configuration Management
4 44 (48.35%) DevOps
5 33 (36.26%) Ruby
6 30 (32.97%) Splunk
7 28 (30.77%) Python
8 27 (29.67%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (26.37%) Oracle
9 24 (26.37%) Bash Shell
10 23 (25.27%) Java
11 20 (21.98%) PHP
12 18 (19.78%) Security Cleared
13 17 (18.68%) SC Cleared
14 16 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (17.58%) VMware
14 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (17.58%) TDD
14 16 (17.58%) Red Hat
15 15 (16.48%) C++
15 15 (16.48%) Web Services
15 15 (16.48%) LDAP
15 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
15 15 (16.48%) Node.js
15 15 (16.48%) MongoDB
16 14 (15.38%) Redis
16 14 (15.38%) Salt
16 14 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (15.38%) Nagios
17 13 (14.29%) CentOS

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 15 (16.48%) Node.js
2 10 (10.99%) Apache
3 6 (6.59%) nginx
4 5 (5.49%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (13.19%) MS Excel
1 12 (13.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.49%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (5.49%) Amazon S3
2 5 (5.49%) Route 53
3 1 (1.10%) IaaS
3 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.48%) LDAP
2 6 (6.59%) DNS
3 5 (5.49%) SSL
3 5 (5.49%) DHCP
3 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.30%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.10%) Internet
5 1 (1.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.67%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (16.48%) MongoDB
3 14 (15.38%) Redis
4 8 (8.79%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.79%) MySQL
4 8 (8.79%) Couchbase
4 8 (8.79%) SimpleDB
4 8 (8.79%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.59%) Riak
6 5 (5.49%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.30%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.20%) CouchDB
8 2 (2.20%) Hypertable
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) RSpec
1 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.20%) Fiddler
2 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) Maven
General
1 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.10%) Retail
2 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) Architect
3 12 (13.19%) Software Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Architect
4 10 (10.99%) Analyst
4 10 (10.99%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 10 (10.99%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.40%) Deployment Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.30%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.30%) Technical Support
10 2 (2.20%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.20%) DBA
10 2 (2.20%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.20%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.48%) Web Services
2 6 (6.59%) Hibernate
2 6 (6.59%) Spring
3 5 (5.49%) J2EE
4 4 (4.40%) Spring MVC
5 3 (3.30%) HTML
6 2 (2.20%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.20%) jQuery
6 2 (2.20%) JPA
6 2 (2.20%) REST
6 2 (2.20%) JSP
6 2 (2.20%) XML
6 2 (2.20%) XSD
6 2 (2.20%) POSIX
7 1 (1.10%) LAMP
7 1 (1.10%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.10%) Spring Integration
7 1 (1.10%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.10%) Java EE
7 1 (1.10%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Client/Server
2 8 (8.79%) NHS
3 3 (3.30%) User Experience
3 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.20%) Replication
4 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 62 (68.13%) Linux
2 13 (14.29%) CentOS
3 8 (8.79%) UNIX
4 2 (2.20%) Windows
4 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (52.75%) Configuration Management
2 44 (48.35%) DevOps
3 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (17.58%) TDD
4 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.19%) Workflow
5 12 (13.19%) Service Management
5 12 (13.19%) Data Protection
6 11 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (9.89%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.59%) BDD
9 4 (4.40%) Test Automation
9 4 (4.40%) Kanban
9 4 (4.40%) Load Balancing
10 3 (3.30%) Scrum
10 3 (3.30%) SOA
10 3 (3.30%) MVC
10 3 (3.30%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (3.30%) OO
10 3 (3.30%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 33 (36.26%) Ruby
2 28 (30.77%) Python
3 24 (26.37%) Bash Shell
4 23 (25.27%) Java
5 20 (21.98%) PHP
6 15 (16.48%) C++
7 10 (10.99%) SQL
8 9 (9.89%) Shell Script
9 5 (5.49%) Perl
10 2 (2.20%) C
10 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) Degree
4 1 (1.10%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.10%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 59 (64.84%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (15.38%) Salt
2 14 (15.38%) Nagios
3 7 (7.69%) Cobbler
3 7 (7.69%) Tivoli
4 5 (5.49%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.20%) Ansible
5 2 (2.20%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.10%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 30 (32.97%) Splunk
2 24 (26.37%) Oracle
3 16 (17.58%) Red Hat
3 16 (17.58%) VMware
4 4 (4.40%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.10%) Percona
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco
5 1 (1.10%) HP
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