The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 67 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Puppet 35 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.91% 0.66% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.00% 7.14% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 6 9
Median daily rate £493 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.02% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £405 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
Puppet
North West

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

Systems Management Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
175 140 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.53% 9.21% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 65 34
Median daily rate £450 £334 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.83% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -6.11%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Stockport - 2 £500 - 2
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 51 (79.69%) DevOps
2 50 (78.13%) Linux
3 37 (57.81%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (45.31%) Unix
5 28 (43.75%) Configuration Management
5 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (42.19%) Python
7 24 (37.50%) Bash Shell
8 23 (35.94%) Jenkins
9 21 (32.81%) Shell Script
10 20 (31.25%) Ruby
11 16 (25.00%) Java
11 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (23.44%) Ansible
13 14 (21.88%) Scrum
13 14 (21.88%) OpenStack
13 14 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (20.31%) Cobbler
15 12 (18.75%) Oracle
15 12 (18.75%) Windows
15 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
16 11 (17.19%) Tivoli
16 11 (17.19%) Nagios
16 11 (17.19%) PHP
16 11 (17.19%) VMware
16 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (17.19%) Docker
17 10 (15.63%) Open Source
18 9 (14.06%) Perl
18 9 (14.06%) RUP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (21.88%) OpenStack
2 8 (12.50%) Apache
3 6 (9.38%) CloudStack
3 6 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.69%) Confluence
6 3 (4.69%) nginx
6 3 (4.69%) SAS
7 2 (3.13%) GlassFish
7 2 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.13%) IIS
7 2 (3.13%) JBoss
7 2 (3.13%) Jetty
7 2 (3.13%) Liferay
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.25%) Google App Engine
3 4 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.56%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.56%) IaaS
6 1 (1.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) DNS
1 7 (10.94%) HTTP
2 5 (7.81%) DHCP
3 4 (6.25%) MRTG
4 3 (4.69%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.69%) IMAP
4 3 (4.69%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.69%) LDAP
4 3 (4.69%) SMTP
5 2 (3.13%) Firewall
5 2 (3.13%) FTP
5 2 (3.13%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.13%) Internet
5 2 (3.13%) IPsec
5 2 (3.13%) SSL
5 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Big Data
1 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
1 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.56%) HBase
4 1 (1.56%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.56%) Redis
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.38%) Travis CI
3 5 (7.81%) Hudson
4 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.25%) JIRA
5 3 (4.69%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.13%) GitLab
6 2 (3.13%) Introscope
6 2 (3.13%) MSI
6 2 (3.13%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 5 (7.81%) Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 3 (4.69%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (65.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (18.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 11 (17.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Administrator
7 5 (7.81%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.25%) Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) DevOps Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Unix Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) DevOps Administrator
10 2 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (3.13%) Unix Administrator
10 2 (3.13%) Unix Consultant
10 2 (3.13%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) Web Services
2 3 (4.69%) Middleware
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (4.69%) Regular Expression
2 3 (4.69%) XML
3 2 (3.13%) .NET
3 2 (3.13%) J2EE
3 2 (3.13%) Servlets
4 1 (1.56%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.56%) Kafka
4 1 (1.56%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.56%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.13%) Clustering
2 2 (3.13%) LPAR
2 2 (3.13%) PKI
2 2 (3.13%) User Experience
2 2 (3.13%) Wiki
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (78.13%) Linux
2 29 (45.31%) Unix
3 12 (18.75%) Windows
4 8 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (10.94%) Solaris
6 6 (9.38%) CentOS
6 6 (9.38%) Ubuntu
7 4 (6.25%) Debian
8 3 (4.69%) AIX
8 3 (4.69%) HPUX
8 3 (4.69%) Mac OS
8 3 (4.69%) SUSE
8 3 (4.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.56%) CoreOS
10 1 (1.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (79.69%) DevOps
2 28 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.75%) Configuration Management
3 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (21.88%) Scrum
5 10 (15.63%) Open Source
6 9 (14.06%) DSDM
6 9 (14.06%) RUP
7 8 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (12.50%) High Availability
8 6 (9.38%) Release Management
9 5 (7.81%) ITIL
9 5 (7.81%) Kanban
9 5 (7.81%) Microservices
9 5 (7.81%) Web Operations
10 4 (6.25%) Server Building
11 3 (4.69%) Change Management
11 3 (4.69%) Cybersecurity
11 3 (4.69%) Security Hardening
11 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) Python
2 24 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 21 (32.81%) Shell Script
4 20 (31.25%) Ruby
5 16 (25.00%) Java
6 11 (17.19%) PHP
7 9 (14.06%) Perl
8 7 (10.94%) SQL
9 5 (7.81%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
10 4 (6.25%) C
10 4 (6.25%) C++
10 4 (6.25%) Korn
11 2 (3.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.13%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) COBIT
1 5 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (17.19%) Docker
1 11 (17.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.50%) vSphere
3 6 (9.38%) Xen
3 6 (9.38%) XenServer
4 4 (6.25%) KVM
5 3 (4.69%) Dovecot
5 3 (4.69%) iptables
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (4.69%) Sendmail
5 3 (4.69%) Squid
6 2 (3.13%) Firmware
6 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 37 (57.81%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (23.44%) Ansible
3 13 (20.31%) Cobbler
4 11 (17.19%) Nagios
4 11 (17.19%) Tivoli
5 7 (10.94%) Kubernetes
6 6 (9.38%) Salt
7 5 (7.81%) Mesos
7 5 (7.81%) OpenNebula
7 5 (7.81%) yum
8 4 (6.25%) Cacti
9 3 (4.69%) Graylog
9 3 (4.69%) HAProxy
9 3 (4.69%) HP SiteScope
9 3 (4.69%) SCCM
10 2 (3.13%) CA Wily
10 2 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (3.13%) NetBackup
10 2 (3.13%) nmon
10 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Oracle
1 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 11 (17.19%) VMware
3 6 (9.38%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (6.25%) Google
4 4 (6.25%) HP
4 4 (6.25%) IBM
4 4 (6.25%) SaltStack
5 3 (4.69%) Rackspace
5 3 (4.69%) Splunk
6 2 (3.13%) CA
6 2 (3.13%) Endeca
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.13%) Veritas
7 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.56%) hybris
7 1 (1.56%) Intel
7 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.56%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.56%) New Relic
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