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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 67 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Contract jobs citing Puppet 37 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.09% 0.73% 0.69%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.56% 7.38% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 9
Median daily rate £475 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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
180 149 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.19% 9.88% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 76 42
Median daily rate £450 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £183 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -44.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% +6.23%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 - 4 £500 - 2
Wigan - 1 £450 -
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 52 (80.00%) DevOps
2 49 (75.38%) Linux
3 37 (56.92%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 24 (36.92%) Unix
7 23 (35.38%) Python
8 22 (33.85%) Jenkins
9 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
10 18 (27.69%) Ansible
11 16 (24.62%) Ruby
11 16 (24.62%) Shell Script
11 16 (24.62%) Java
12 14 (21.54%) OpenStack
12 14 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (20.00%) Red Hat
14 12 (18.46%) Windows
14 12 (18.46%) VMware
14 12 (18.46%) Open Source
15 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (16.92%) Docker
15 11 (16.92%) Scrum
15 11 (16.92%) Nagios
16 9 (13.85%) PHP
16 9 (13.85%) Cobbler
17 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
17 8 (12.31%) CentOS
17 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 8 (12.31%) Salt

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 (21.54%) OpenStack
2 8 (12.31%) Apache
3 6 (9.23%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.15%) CloudStack
5 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
6 3 (4.62%) Confluence
6 3 (4.62%) nginx
6 3 (4.62%) SAS
7 2 (3.08%) GlassFish
7 2 (3.08%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (3.08%) IIS
7 2 (3.08%) JBoss
7 2 (3.08%) Jetty
7 2 (3.08%) Liferay
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (3.08%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.15%) Google App Engine
3 4 (6.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.62%) PaaS
5 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.54%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) HTTP
2 5 (7.69%) DHCP
2 5 (7.69%) DNS
3 4 (6.15%) MRTG
4 3 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.62%) IMAP
4 3 (4.62%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.62%) SMTP
5 2 (3.08%) Firewall
5 2 (3.08%) FTP
5 2 (3.08%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.08%) IPsec
5 2 (3.08%) SSL
5 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.54%) Internet
6 1 (1.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.15%) Big Data
3 4 (6.15%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.54%) HBase
4 1 (1.54%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.54%) Redis
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.23%) Travis CI
3 5 (7.69%) Hudson
4 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.15%) JIRA
5 3 (4.62%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.08%) GitLab
6 2 (3.08%) Introscope
6 2 (3.08%) MSI
6 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 5 (7.69%) Banking
2 4 (6.15%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (64.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (26.15%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 12 (18.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Administrator
5 6 (9.23%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (9.23%) Consultant
5 6 (9.23%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Architect
6 4 (6.15%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (6.15%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) DevOps Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Unix Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Unix Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) Middleware
1 3 (4.62%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (4.62%) Regular Expression
1 3 (4.62%) XML
2 2 (3.08%) .NET
2 2 (3.08%) J2EE
2 2 (3.08%) Servlets
2 2 (3.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.54%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.54%) Kafka
3 1 (1.54%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.54%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Public Cloud
2 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (3.08%) LPAR
3 2 (3.08%) PKI
3 2 (3.08%) User Experience
3 2 (3.08%) Wiki
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (75.38%) Linux
2 24 (36.92%) Unix
3 12 (18.46%) Windows
4 8 (12.31%) CentOS
4 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.31%) Ubuntu
5 5 (7.69%) Solaris
6 4 (6.15%) Debian
7 3 (4.62%) AIX
7 3 (4.62%) Fedora
7 3 (4.62%) HPUX
7 3 (4.62%) Mac OS
7 3 (4.62%) SUSE
7 3 (4.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.54%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (80.00%) DevOps
2 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (38.46%) Configuration Management
4 14 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (18.46%) Open Source
6 11 (16.92%) Scrum
7 8 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (9.23%) DSDM
8 6 (9.23%) Release Management
8 6 (9.23%) RUP
9 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 5 (7.69%) High Availability
9 5 (7.69%) ITIL
9 5 (7.69%) Kanban
9 5 (7.69%) Microservices
9 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.69%) Web Operations
10 3 (4.62%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (4.62%) Server Building
10 3 (4.62%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) Python
2 21 (32.31%) Bash Shell
3 16 (24.62%) Java
3 16 (24.62%) Ruby
3 16 (24.62%) Shell Script
4 9 (13.85%) PHP
5 7 (10.77%) Perl
6 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.69%) SQL
7 4 (6.15%) C
7 4 (6.15%) C++
7 4 (6.15%) Korn
7 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) COBIT
1 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Docker
1 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.23%) vSphere
3 4 (6.15%) KVM
3 4 (6.15%) Xen
3 4 (6.15%) XenServer
4 3 (4.62%) Dovecot
4 3 (4.62%) iptables
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (4.62%) Sendmail
4 3 (4.62%) Squid
5 2 (3.08%) Firmware
5 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Flume
6 1 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 37 (56.92%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (27.69%) Ansible
3 11 (16.92%) Nagios
4 9 (13.85%) Cobbler
5 8 (12.31%) Salt
5 8 (12.31%) Tivoli
6 7 (10.77%) Kubernetes
7 6 (9.23%) Mesos
8 5 (7.69%) OpenNebula
8 5 (7.69%) yum
9 4 (6.15%) Cacti
10 3 (4.62%) Graylog
10 3 (4.62%) HAProxy
10 3 (4.62%) HP SiteScope
10 3 (4.62%) SCCM
11 2 (3.08%) CA Wily
11 2 (3.08%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (3.08%) nmon
12 1 (1.54%) CFEngine
12 1 (1.54%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 12 (18.46%) VMware
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (6.15%) Google
4 4 (6.15%) HP
4 4 (6.15%) IBM
4 4 (6.15%) SaltStack
5 3 (4.62%) Rackspace
5 3 (4.62%) Splunk
6 2 (3.08%) CA
6 2 (3.08%) Endeca
6 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.54%) hybris
7 1 (1.54%) Intel
7 1 (1.54%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.54%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.54%) New Relic
7 1 (1.54%) Sourcefire
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