The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 38 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.31% 1.60% -
As % of the Systems Management category 6.67% 10.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Merseyside region.

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
15 48 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.66% 15.34% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 5
Average daily rate £375 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 1 - - 1
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Python
2 10 (76.92%) DevOps
3 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
3 9 (69.23%) Ansible
4 8 (61.54%) Open Source
5 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
5 7 (53.85%) iPad
5 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
5 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
5 7 (53.85%) Splunk
5 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
5 7 (53.85%) Perl
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 7 (53.85%) Data Management
5 7 (53.85%) Patch Management
5 7 (53.85%) Sonatype Nexus
6 6 (46.15%) ELK Stack
6 6 (46.15%) Banking
6 6 (46.15%) Grunt
6 6 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (46.15%) Gerrit
7 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (30.77%) VMware
8 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
8 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 4 (30.77%) gulp
9 3 (23.08%) React
9 3 (23.08%) Web Operations

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (23.08%) Node.js
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Jetty
3 1 (7.69%) nginx
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (7.69%) GitHub
3 1 (7.69%) Google App Engine
3 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
4 1 (7.69%) FTP
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 7 (53.85%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (46.15%) Gerrit
3 6 (46.15%) Grunt
4 4 (30.77%) gulp
5 2 (15.38%) Hudson
6 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 1 (7.69%) Gradle
6 1 (7.69%) Selenium
6 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) AWS Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) UI Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Web Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) ELK Stack
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) React
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) Browserify
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (7.69%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Open Source
3 7 (53.85%) Data Management
3 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
3 7 (53.85%) Patch Management
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Web Operations
5 2 (15.38%) Build Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 2 (15.38%) Server Building
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Bash Shell
2 7 (53.85%) Perl
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Ansible
2 6 (46.15%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Packer
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Splunk
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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