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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 36 32 72
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +40
Contract jobs citing Puppet 75 71 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.81% 5.30% 1.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 57.69% 50.71% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 52 10
Average daily rate £445 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £616
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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
130 140 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.34% 10.45% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 93 56
Average daily rate £425 £363 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +29.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £291 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £18.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +20.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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 29 April 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 111 (74.50%) DevOps
2 107 (71.81%) Linux
3 99 (66.44%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (65.77%) Jenkins
5 78 (52.35%) Java
6 63 (42.28%) Git (software)
7 62 (41.61%) Maven
8 52 (34.90%) Opscode Chef
9 47 (31.54%) Bash Shell
10 41 (27.52%) JIRA
11 40 (26.85%) Python
12 39 (26.17%) Microservices
13 37 (24.83%) Ruby
14 36 (24.16%) Red Hat
15 33 (22.15%) Security Cleared
16 31 (20.81%) Open Source
17 30 (20.13%) Amazon AWS
18 29 (19.46%) Atlassian
19 28 (18.79%) Docker
19 28 (18.79%) Configuration Management
19 28 (18.79%) Perl
20 27 (18.12%) TDD
20 27 (18.12%) Continuous Integration
21 26 (17.45%) SC Cleared
22 25 (16.78%) Scrum
22 25 (16.78%) SOA
23 22 (14.77%) Test Automation
23 22 (14.77%) Confluence
23 22 (14.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 20 (13.42%) Selenium

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 22 (14.77%) Confluence
2 15 (10.07%) OpenStack
3 8 (5.37%) Apache
4 3 (2.01%) CloudStack
4 3 (2.01%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.67%) JBoss
5 1 (0.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 30 (20.13%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.70%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (4.70%) Amazon S3
3 5 (3.36%) Google App Engine
3 5 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.68%) GitHub
5 2 (1.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.34%) AWS OpsWorks
5 2 (1.34%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.34%) IaaS
5 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.67%) PaaS
6 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.04%) DNS
2 8 (5.37%) HTTP
3 7 (4.70%) SSL
3 7 (4.70%) TCP/IP
4 6 (4.03%) NAS
4 6 (4.03%) SAN
5 4 (2.68%) Internet
6 1 (0.67%) DHCP
6 1 (0.67%) FTP
6 1 (0.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.72%) MongoDB
2 10 (6.71%) MySQL
3 9 (6.04%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.37%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.68%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.01%) CouchDB
6 3 (2.01%) Redis
6 3 (2.01%) Riak
7 2 (1.34%) Big Data
7 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.34%) Informix
7 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.34%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.67%) DB2
8 1 (0.67%) HBase
Development Applications
1 98 (65.77%) Jenkins
2 63 (42.28%) Git (software)
3 62 (41.61%) Maven
4 41 (27.52%) JIRA
5 20 (13.42%) Selenium
5 20 (13.42%) SonarQube
6 15 (10.07%) Ant
7 14 (9.40%) Liquibase
8 11 (7.38%) Appium
8 11 (7.38%) Mocha
9 10 (6.71%) JUnit
10 9 (6.04%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (6.04%) Subversion
11 8 (5.37%) Cucumber
12 5 (3.36%) Hudson
12 5 (3.36%) JMeter
12 5 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (3.36%) Travis CI
13 4 (2.68%) CruiseControl
13 4 (2.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (4.03%) Retail
2 5 (3.36%) Finance
3 3 (2.01%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (36.91%) Developer
2 44 (29.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (10.74%) Architect
4 14 (9.40%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (9.40%) Technical Developer
5 12 (8.05%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.38%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 10 (6.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.71%) Technical Leader
8 9 (6.04%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.04%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (4.70%) Ruby Developer
10 6 (4.03%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (4.03%) DevOps Architect
10 6 (4.03%) Digital Transformation
11 5 (3.36%) DevOps Specialist
11 5 (3.36%) Linux Developer
11 5 (3.36%) Team Leader
12 4 (2.68%) Consultant
12 4 (2.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.07%) RESTful
1 15 (10.07%) Spring
2 13 (8.72%) Spring Boot
3 11 (7.38%) YAML
4 10 (6.71%) WSDL
4 10 (6.71%) XSD
5 9 (6.04%) .NET
6 5 (3.36%) HTML
6 5 (3.36%) HTML5
6 5 (3.36%) J2EE
7 4 (2.68%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (2.68%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (2.01%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.01%) jQuery
8 3 (2.01%) Kafka
9 2 (1.34%) Django
9 2 (1.34%) JSON
9 2 (1.34%) LAMP
9 2 (1.34%) MCollective
9 2 (1.34%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.01%) Blog
2 2 (1.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.34%) IBM XIV
2 2 (1.34%) User Experience
3 1 (0.67%) CLARiiON
3 1 (0.67%) Clustering
3 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.67%) Public Cloud
3 1 (0.67%) Replication
3 1 (0.67%) Social Media
3 1 (0.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 107 (71.81%) Linux
2 22 (14.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (9.40%) Unix
4 9 (6.04%) CentOS
5 8 (5.37%) Windows
6 5 (3.36%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.34%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.67%) HPUX
8 1 (0.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (74.50%) DevOps
2 99 (66.44%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (26.17%) Microservices
4 31 (20.81%) Open Source
5 28 (18.79%) Configuration Management
6 27 (18.12%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (18.12%) TDD
7 25 (16.78%) Scrum
7 25 (16.78%) SOA
8 22 (14.77%) Test Automation
9 11 (7.38%) API Design
9 11 (7.38%) Automated Testing
10 9 (6.04%) Data Protection
10 9 (6.04%) Service Design
11 8 (5.37%) Build Automation
11 8 (5.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (4.70%) Coaching
13 6 (4.03%) API Development
13 6 (4.03%) User Stories
14 5 (3.36%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 78 (52.35%) Java
2 47 (31.54%) Bash Shell
3 40 (26.85%) Python
4 37 (24.83%) Ruby
5 28 (18.79%) Perl
6 12 (8.05%) C#
6 12 (8.05%) Shell Script
7 4 (2.68%) SQL
8 3 (2.01%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.34%) PHP
9 2 (1.34%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.34%) Scala
10 1 (0.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 33 (22.15%) Security Cleared
2 26 (17.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.68%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.34%) Degree
5 1 (0.67%) CCDE
5 1 (0.67%) CCIE
5 1 (0.67%) CCNP
5 1 (0.67%) CCSP
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.67%) CISSP
5 1 (0.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 28 (18.79%) Docker
2 15 (10.07%) vSphere
3 11 (7.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.03%) Xen
5 4 (2.68%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.01%) KVM
6 3 (2.01%) XenServer
7 1 (0.67%) HDFS
7 1 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 52 (34.90%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (10.74%) ZABBIX
3 14 (9.40%) logstash
4 12 (8.05%) Ansible
5 10 (6.71%) Nagios
5 10 (6.71%) Piwik
6 9 (6.04%) Bareos
6 9 (6.04%) Cobbler
6 9 (6.04%) yum
7 7 (4.70%) Cacti
7 7 (4.70%) Salt
8 5 (3.36%) Graphite
8 5 (3.36%) Tivoli
9 4 (2.68%) Mesos
9 4 (2.68%) Opsview
10 1 (0.67%) collectd
10 1 (0.67%) Grafana
10 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 36 (24.16%) Red Hat
2 29 (19.46%) Atlassian
3 18 (12.08%) VMware
4 10 (6.71%) Oracle
5 7 (4.70%) Cisco
5 7 (4.70%) F5
5 7 (4.70%) Splunk
6 6 (4.03%) HP
7 5 (3.36%) Google
8 4 (2.68%) CA
8 4 (2.68%) SaltStack
8 4 (2.68%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.01%) EnterpriseDB
10 2 (1.34%) IBM
10 2 (1.34%) NetApp
11 1 (0.67%) Dell
11 1 (0.67%) EMC
11 1 (0.67%) Sybase
11 1 (0.67%) Symantec
11 1 (0.67%) Veritas
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