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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 64 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -8
Contract jobs citing Puppet 38 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.05% 0.56% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.10% 7.14% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 2
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
199 126 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.75% 7.78% 6.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 65 42
Median daily rate £418 £315 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.53% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £20.73 £13.50 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.55% -44.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +10.25%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 - 3
Wigan - 1 £450 -
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 50 (72.46%) DevOps
2 49 (71.01%) Linux
3 33 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (37.68%) Jenkins
5 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (28.99%) Ansible
7 19 (27.54%) Python
7 19 (27.54%) Configuration Management
8 17 (24.64%) Unix
8 17 (24.64%) Java
9 16 (23.19%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (23.19%) Bash Shell
10 14 (20.29%) Open Source
11 13 (18.84%) OpenStack
11 13 (18.84%) Ruby
11 13 (18.84%) Windows
11 13 (18.84%) Red Hat
12 12 (17.39%) Perl
12 12 (17.39%) Docker
13 11 (15.94%) VMware
13 11 (15.94%) Nagios
14 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (13.04%) Hudson
15 9 (13.04%) Shell Script
15 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
16 8 (11.59%) Apache
16 8 (11.59%) PHP
16 8 (11.59%) Ubuntu
16 8 (11.59%) 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 13 (18.84%) OpenStack
2 8 (11.59%) Apache
3 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.25%) WebLogic
3 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.35%) SAS
5 2 (2.90%) Confluence
5 2 (2.90%) GlassFish
5 2 (2.90%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.90%) IIS
5 2 (2.90%) JBoss
5 2 (2.90%) Jetty
5 2 (2.90%) Liferay
5 2 (2.90%) nginx
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.90%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.80%) Google App Engine
2 4 (5.80%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.35%) PaaS
4 2 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.14%) HTTP
2 5 (7.25%) DHCP
2 5 (7.25%) DNS
2 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.80%) MRTG
4 3 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.35%) IMAP
4 3 (4.35%) iSCSI
4 3 (4.35%) SMTP
5 2 (2.90%) Firewall
5 2 (2.90%) FTP
5 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.90%) IPsec
5 2 (2.90%) SSL
6 1 (1.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.25%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.80%) Big Data
4 4 (5.80%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.45%) HBase
7 1 (1.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Jenkins
2 9 (13.04%) Hudson
3 5 (7.25%) Travis CI
4 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.35%) JIRA
5 2 (2.90%) GitLab
5 2 (2.90%) Introscope
5 2 (2.90%) MSI
5 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.90%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.45%) Maven
6 1 (1.45%) TestNG
General
1 7 (10.14%) Retail
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Finance
4 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (44.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Administrator
4 11 (15.94%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (14.49%) Consultant
5 10 (14.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 9 (13.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (11.59%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (11.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
8 6 (8.70%) DevOps Consultant
9 4 (5.80%) Architect
9 4 (5.80%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Lead DevOps
9 4 (5.80%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) DevOps Architect
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
10 3 (4.35%) Unix Administrator
10 3 (4.35%) Unix Engineer
10 3 (4.35%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) Web Services
2 3 (4.35%) MCollective
2 3 (4.35%) Middleware
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (4.35%) Regular Expression
2 3 (4.35%) XML
3 2 (2.90%) .NET
3 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.90%) J2EE
3 2 (2.90%) Servlets
3 2 (2.90%) Spring
4 1 (1.45%) Kafka
4 1 (1.45%) RESTful
4 1 (1.45%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Public Cloud
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (4.35%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.90%) LPAR
4 2 (2.90%) PKI
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
4 2 (2.90%) Wiki
5 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (71.01%) Linux
2 17 (24.64%) Unix
3 13 (18.84%) Windows
4 8 (11.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (11.59%) Ubuntu
5 7 (10.14%) CentOS
6 5 (7.25%) Solaris
7 4 (5.80%) Debian
8 3 (4.35%) AIX
8 3 (4.35%) Fedora
8 3 (4.35%) HPUX
8 3 (4.35%) Mac OS
8 3 (4.35%) SUSE
8 3 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.45%) CoreOS
9 1 (1.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (72.46%) DevOps
2 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (27.54%) Configuration Management
4 14 (20.29%) Open Source
5 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (13.04%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (8.70%) Kanban
7 6 (8.70%) Release Management
7 6 (8.70%) Scrum
8 5 (7.25%) High Availability
8 5 (7.25%) ITIL
8 5 (7.25%) Microservices
8 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.25%) Web Operations
9 4 (5.80%) TDD
10 3 (4.35%) Change Management
10 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.35%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) Python
2 17 (24.64%) Java
3 16 (23.19%) Bash Shell
4 13 (18.84%) Ruby
5 12 (17.39%) Perl
6 9 (13.04%) Shell Script
7 8 (11.59%) PHP
8 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.80%) C
9 4 (5.80%) C++
9 4 (5.80%) Korn
9 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) COBIT
1 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Docker
2 10 (14.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.80%) KVM
4 3 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (4.35%) Dovecot
4 3 (4.35%) iptables
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (4.35%) Sendmail
4 3 (4.35%) Squid
5 2 (2.90%) Firmware
5 2 (2.90%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.90%) vSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 33 (47.83%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (28.99%) Ansible
3 11 (15.94%) Nagios
4 8 (11.59%) Mesos
4 8 (11.59%) Salt
5 7 (10.14%) Kubernetes
6 5 (7.25%) OpenNebula
6 5 (7.25%) yum
7 4 (5.80%) Cacti
8 3 (4.35%) Graylog
8 3 (4.35%) HAProxy
8 3 (4.35%) HP SiteScope
8 3 (4.35%) SCCM
9 2 (2.90%) CA Wily
9 2 (2.90%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (2.90%) nmon
9 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
10 1 (1.45%) CFEngine
10 1 (1.45%) Kibana
10 1 (1.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (18.84%) Red Hat
2 11 (15.94%) VMware
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle
4 4 (5.80%) Google
4 4 (5.80%) HP
4 4 (5.80%) IBM
5 3 (4.35%) Rackspace
5 3 (4.35%) SaltStack
5 3 (4.35%) Splunk
6 2 (2.90%) CA
6 2 (2.90%) Endeca
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.45%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.45%) hybris
7 1 (1.45%) Intel
7 1 (1.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.45%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.45%) Sourcefire
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