The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
England / North East
Rank 55 59 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing Puppet 32 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.68% 1.85% 1.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.22% 26.23% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 10
Median daily rate £375 £438 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +18.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £413 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £563 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £398
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +8.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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

Systems Management Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
144 61 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 16.57% 7.07% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 38 51
Median daily rate £345 £338 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -1.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £180 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £625 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +24.44%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear 0 30 £375 -14.28% 5
Durham - 2 £375 - 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 62 (67.39%) Linux
2 54 (58.70%) DevOps
3 51 (55.43%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (47.83%) Unix
6 41 (44.57%) Configuration Management
7 40 (43.48%) HP
8 38 (41.30%) OO
8 38 (41.30%) Java
8 38 (41.30%) Red Hat
9 36 (39.13%) Jenkins
10 34 (36.96%) Oracle
11 32 (34.78%) SQL
11 32 (34.78%) AIX
11 32 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 31 (33.70%) IBM
13 30 (32.61%) WebSphere
13 30 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
14 26 (28.26%) Software Packaging
14 26 (28.26%) PowerShell
14 26 (28.26%) Siebel
14 26 (28.26%) Informatica
15 25 (27.17%) JBoss
15 25 (27.17%) JIRA
16 24 (26.09%) Confluence
16 24 (26.09%) WebLogic
17 23 (25.00%) Python
18 21 (22.83%) SSL
18 21 (22.83%) WebSphere Application Server
18 21 (22.83%) WebSphere MQ

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 30 (32.61%) WebSphere
2 25 (27.17%) JBoss
3 24 (26.09%) Confluence
3 24 (26.09%) WebLogic
4 21 (22.83%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (9.78%) Tomcat
6 8 (8.70%) FileNet
6 8 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (7.61%) Apache
8 6 (6.52%) IIS
8 6 (6.52%) Jetty
8 6 (6.52%) Mongrel
8 6 (6.52%) nginx
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (2.17%) SAS
10 1 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (22.83%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (9.78%) GitHub
2 7 (7.61%) Google App Engine
2 7 (7.61%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (6.52%) IaaS
3 6 (6.52%) OpenShift
3 6 (6.52%) PaaS
3 6 (6.52%) SaaS
4 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.17%) HP Helion
6 1 (1.09%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.09%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.83%) SSL
2 16 (17.39%) HTTP
3 13 (14.13%) LDAP
4 8 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (8.70%) Network Security
4 8 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.61%) DHCP
5 7 (7.61%) DNS
6 6 (6.52%) Firewall
6 6 (6.52%) FTP
6 6 (6.52%) IPsec
7 5 (5.43%) CTI
7 5 (5.43%) HTTPS
7 5 (5.43%) iSCSI
7 5 (5.43%) NAS
7 5 (5.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.65%) MongoDB
2 17 (18.48%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (14.13%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (13.04%) NoSQL
5 9 (9.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (9.78%) MySQL
5 9 (9.78%) Oracle Database
5 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.26%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (2.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 1 (1.09%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 36 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 25 (27.17%) JIRA
3 18 (19.57%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.87%) Selenium
5 7 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (6.52%) Travis CI
7 4 (4.35%) Maven
7 4 (4.35%) Subversion
8 3 (3.26%) Ant
8 3 (3.26%) Gradle
8 3 (3.26%) JUnit
9 2 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.09%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.09%) FitNesse
10 1 (1.09%) Hudson
10 1 (1.09%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.09%) JBehave
10 1 (1.09%) QADirector
10 1 (1.09%) QARun
10 1 (1.09%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (3.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (40.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (14.13%) Developer
3 12 (13.04%) Architect
3 12 (13.04%) Automation Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.61%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.52%) Administrator
7 6 (6.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (6.52%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (5.43%) Siebel Administrator
8 5 (5.43%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Lead Architect
9 4 (4.35%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) DevOps Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (3.26%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (28.26%) Software Packaging
2 21 (22.83%) WebSphere MQ
3 15 (16.30%) REST
4 14 (15.22%) Web Services
5 13 (14.13%) Middleware
6 12 (13.04%) HTML
6 12 (13.04%) Spring
7 10 (10.87%) CSS
7 10 (10.87%) JSON
8 9 (9.78%) Ajax
8 9 (9.78%) CSS3
8 9 (9.78%) Django
8 9 (9.78%) HTML5
8 9 (9.78%) J2EE
8 9 (9.78%) SOAP
9 7 (7.61%) .NET
10 6 (6.52%) Hibernate
10 6 (6.52%) Servlets
11 5 (5.43%) RESTful
12 3 (3.26%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.61%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.78%) Public Cloud
3 8 (8.70%) DataPower
4 7 (7.61%) Private Cloud
5 5 (5.43%) Handset
6 3 (3.26%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.17%) Clustering
7 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.17%) User Experience
8 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 62 (67.39%) Linux
2 44 (47.83%) Unix
3 32 (34.78%) AIX
3 32 (34.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (17.39%) Windows
5 8 (8.70%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.26%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.17%) CentOS
7 2 (2.17%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.09%) MVS
8 1 (1.09%) VME
8 1 (1.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (58.70%) DevOps
2 45 (48.91%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (44.57%) Configuration Management
4 38 (41.30%) OO
5 19 (20.65%) Change Control
6 18 (19.57%) ITIL
7 15 (16.30%) Open Source
8 14 (15.22%) ITSM
8 14 (15.22%) Scrum
9 13 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (14.13%) Workflow
10 10 (10.87%) Microservices
11 8 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (8.70%) CRM
12 6 (6.52%) TDD
13 5 (5.43%) Change Management
13 5 (5.43%) Data Management
13 5 (5.43%) Kanban
13 5 (5.43%) OWASP
13 5 (5.43%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.30%) Java
2 32 (34.78%) SQL
3 26 (28.26%) PowerShell
4 23 (25.00%) Python
5 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
6 15 (16.30%) Perl
7 13 (14.13%) Jython
8 11 (11.96%) Ruby
9 10 (10.87%) Scala
10 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.09%) C
10 1 (1.09%) C#
10 1 (1.09%) Google Apps Script
10 1 (1.09%) Groovy
10 1 (1.09%) PHP
10 1 (1.09%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.09%) VB
10 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.09%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.22%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (6.52%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.26%) MCSA
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.09%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (18.48%) Docker
2 13 (14.13%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.78%) LXC
4 6 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.52%) Xen
5 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 51 (55.43%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (14.13%) BladeLogic
2 13 (14.13%) SCOrch
3 11 (11.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 9 (9.78%) Ansible
5 8 (8.70%) Forum Sentry
6 7 (7.61%) Terraform
7 5 (5.43%) Packer
8 1 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (43.48%) HP
2 38 (41.30%) Red Hat
3 34 (36.96%) Oracle
4 31 (33.70%) IBM
5 26 (28.26%) Informatica
5 26 (28.26%) Siebel
6 21 (22.83%) Axway
7 15 (16.30%) CA
8 13 (14.13%) BMC
8 13 (14.13%) Dell
8 13 (14.13%) Sun
9 12 (13.04%) Microsoft
10 9 (9.78%) Atlassian
11 7 (7.61%) Google
12 6 (6.52%) VMware
13 1 (1.09%) Apigee
13 1 (1.09%) Capita
13 1 (1.09%) RightScale
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago