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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 36 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 56 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.70% 1.85% -
As % of the Systems Management category 54.37% 19.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 40 12 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
103 101 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.65% 9.35% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 53 20
Average daily rate £363 £310 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £438 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +47.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +14.81%

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 31 March 2015.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

1 105 (82.03%) Opscode Chef
2 98 (76.56%) DevOps
3 95 (74.22%) Python
4 92 (71.88%) Linux
5 88 (68.75%) Configuration Management
6 87 (67.97%) Ruby
7 75 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
8 66 (51.56%) Bash Shell
9 44 (34.38%) Oracle
10 43 (33.59%) Apache
11 41 (32.03%) PHP
11 41 (32.03%) SQL
12 37 (28.91%) MongoDB
13 34 (26.56%) Java
13 34 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (25.00%) UNIX
14 32 (25.00%) Splunk
15 31 (24.22%) OpenStack
16 29 (22.66%) Ansible
17 26 (20.31%) Shell Script
18 25 (19.53%) Cobbler
18 25 (19.53%) Graphite
19 24 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
19 24 (18.75%) Software Engineering
20 23 (17.97%) Tivoli
21 22 (17.19%) Redis
21 22 (17.19%) Riak
22 21 (16.41%) Amazon EC2
22 21 (16.41%) Nagios
22 21 (16.41%) MySQL

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 43 (33.59%) Apache
2 31 (24.22%) OpenStack
3 15 (11.72%) Node.js
4 7 (5.47%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.69%) nginx
6 2 (1.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.78%) Jetty
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.78%) IIS
7 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 24 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (16.41%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.69%) Amazon S3
3 6 (4.69%) Route 53
3 6 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (4.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.78%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.81%) LDAP
1 10 (7.81%) Firewall
2 7 (5.47%) Internet
3 6 (4.69%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.13%) DNS
4 4 (3.13%) SSL
4 4 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (2.34%) DHCP
6 2 (1.56%) HTTP
7 1 (0.78%) IPsec
7 1 (0.78%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.91%) MongoDB
2 22 (17.19%) Redis
2 22 (17.19%) Riak
3 21 (16.41%) MySQL
4 18 (14.06%) CouchDB
4 18 (14.06%) Hypertable
5 15 (11.72%) NoSQL
6 12 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (8.59%) SimpleDB
7 11 (8.59%) Couchbase
8 6 (4.69%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
10 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.56%) Big Data
12 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (14.06%) Fiddler
1 18 (14.06%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.34%) RSpec
4 1 (0.78%) Hudson
4 1 (0.78%) Subversion
4 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 7 (5.47%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.56%) Finance
3 1 (0.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (60.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (14.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 10 (7.81%) Developer
4 8 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (4.69%) Java Developer
6 5 (3.91%) Software Engineer
6 5 (3.91%) Analyst
7 4 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (3.13%) Lead Developer
7 4 (3.13%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (2.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (2.34%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (2.34%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (2.34%) Support Analyst
8 3 (2.34%) Platform Engineer
9 2 (1.56%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 2 (1.56%) Programmer
9 2 (1.56%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (1.56%) Web Developer
9 2 (1.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.81%) Web Services
2 6 (4.69%) Servlets
3 4 (3.13%) J2EE
4 3 (2.34%) LAMP
4 3 (2.34%) Hibernate
4 3 (2.34%) Spring
5 2 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.56%) POSIX
5 2 (1.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (0.78%) Memcached
6 1 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.78%) Middleware
6 1 (0.78%) .NET
6 1 (0.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.38%) Open Source
3 8 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.91%) NHS
5 4 (3.13%) Clustering
5 4 (3.13%) User Experience
6 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 92 (71.88%) Linux
2 32 (25.00%) UNIX
3 7 (5.47%) Windows
3 7 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.13%) CentOS
5 3 (2.34%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.78%) SUSE
7 1 (0.78%) Debian
7 1 (0.78%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (76.56%) DevOps
2 88 (68.75%) Configuration Management
3 75 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 20 (15.63%) TDD
7 17 (13.28%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (12.50%) Software Delivery
9 7 (5.47%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.47%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.69%) Kanban
10 6 (4.69%) Automated Testing
11 5 (3.91%) Incident Management
11 5 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (3.91%) Test Automation
11 5 (3.91%) Scrum
12 4 (3.13%) RUP
12 4 (3.13%) DSDM
12 4 (3.13%) BDD
12 4 (3.13%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 95 (74.22%) Python
2 87 (67.97%) Ruby
3 66 (51.56%) Bash Shell
4 41 (32.03%) PHP
4 41 (32.03%) SQL
5 34 (26.56%) Java
6 26 (20.31%) Shell Script
7 18 (14.06%) C
8 12 (9.38%) Perl
9 11 (8.59%) C++
10 3 (2.34%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.78%) C#
11 1 (0.78%) VB
11 1 (0.78%) Groovy
11 1 (0.78%) Scala
11 1 (0.78%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.91%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.03%) QEMU
2 9 (7.03%) KVM
3 2 (1.56%) Docker
3 2 (1.56%) Xen
4 1 (0.78%) XenServer
4 1 (0.78%) vSphere
4 1 (0.78%) iptables
Systems Management
1 105 (82.03%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (22.66%) Ansible
3 25 (19.53%) Cobbler
3 25 (19.53%) Graphite
4 23 (17.97%) Tivoli
5 21 (16.41%) Nagios
6 18 (14.06%) CFEngine
7 14 (10.94%) Salt
8 5 (3.91%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.78%) Opsview
Vendors
1 44 (34.38%) Oracle
2 32 (25.00%) Splunk
3 19 (14.84%) SaltStack
4 14 (10.94%) Rackspace
5 11 (8.59%) VMware
6 7 (5.47%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.56%) Percona
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.78%) Google
8 1 (0.78%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.78%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.78%) hybris
8 1 (0.78%) Tealeaf
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