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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 77 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Contract jobs citing Puppet 31 35 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.49% 3.36% 0.82%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.16% 28.23% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 4
Median daily rate £463 £448 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +32.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £324 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £385
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 - £45.47 -
Puppet
England

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
255 124 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.45% 11.89% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 76 49
Median daily rate £300 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.75 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% -11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £18.76 £22.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £45.00 £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.32 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+31.31% +7.96%

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 26 August 2016.

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 26 August 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
Tyne and Wear -29 27 £475 +6.74% 6
Durham +9 4 £300 -6.25%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 North East region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 44 (74.58%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (72.88%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (66.10%) DevOps
5 30 (50.85%) Unix
6 28 (47.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (44.07%) Red Hat
8 25 (42.37%) Java
9 23 (38.98%) Python
10 22 (37.29%) Oracle
11 21 (35.59%) OO
12 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
13 18 (30.51%) Ansible
13 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (30.51%) IBM
13 18 (30.51%) WebSphere
14 17 (28.81%) Configuration Management
14 17 (28.81%) Perl
15 16 (27.12%) WebSphere Application Server
15 16 (27.12%) WebLogic
15 16 (27.12%) JBoss
15 16 (27.12%) AIX
15 16 (27.12%) Informatica
15 16 (27.12%) Siebel
15 16 (27.12%) Axway
16 15 (25.42%) HP
16 15 (25.42%) Change Control
17 14 (23.73%) CentOS
17 14 (23.73%) Software Packaging
18 13 (22.03%) SaltStack

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 18 (30.51%) WebSphere
2 16 (27.12%) JBoss
2 16 (27.12%) WebLogic
2 16 (27.12%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (18.64%) Apache
4 7 (11.86%) Confluence
4 7 (11.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (10.17%) Tomcat
6 4 (6.78%) FileNet
6 4 (6.78%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.39%) Apache Solr
7 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
7 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (3.39%) IIS
7 2 (3.39%) Jetty
7 2 (3.39%) Mongrel
7 2 (3.39%) nginx
Business Applications
1 13 (22.03%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.17%) IaaS
3 5 (8.47%) GitHub
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (5.08%) OpenShift
5 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.39%) DigitalOcean
5 2 (3.39%) Google Analytics
5 2 (3.39%) Google App Engine
5 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.39%) Linode
5 2 (3.39%) PaaS
5 2 (3.39%) SaaS
6 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) SSL
2 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (13.56%) Network Security
4 7 (11.86%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (11.86%) LDAP
5 6 (10.17%) Internet
6 3 (5.08%) HTTP
7 2 (3.39%) DHCP
7 2 (3.39%) DNS
7 2 (3.39%) FTP
7 2 (3.39%) IPsec
8 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (8.47%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.47%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (6.78%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.39%) Big Data
5 2 (3.39%) DataStage
5 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.39%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Jenkins
2 12 (20.34%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.34%) JIRA
3 8 (13.56%) Travis CI
4 5 (8.47%) Subversion
5 4 (6.78%) Maven
6 3 (5.08%) Hudson
7 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.39%) GitLab
7 2 (3.39%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.69%) Selenium
8 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (25.42%) Cloud Engineer
1 15 (25.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (18.64%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Architect
3 9 (15.25%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Administrator
4 8 (13.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (13.56%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (13.56%) WebOps Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Business Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Linux DevOps Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.73%) Software Packaging
2 13 (22.03%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (8.47%) REST
4 4 (6.78%) J2EE
5 3 (5.08%) CSS
5 3 (5.08%) HTML
5 3 (5.08%) SOAP
6 2 (3.39%) .NET
6 2 (3.39%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.39%) ELK Stack
6 2 (3.39%) LAMP
6 2 (3.39%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (3.39%) Lucene
6 2 (3.39%) Node.js
6 2 (3.39%) Play Framework
6 2 (3.39%) React
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (3.39%) Servlets
7 1 (1.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.86%) DataPower
3 5 (8.47%) Private Cloud
4 4 (6.78%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.08%) User Experience
6 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 52 (88.14%) Linux
2 30 (50.85%) Unix
3 28 (47.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (27.12%) AIX
5 14 (23.73%) CentOS
6 12 (20.34%) Windows
7 4 (6.78%) Solaris
7 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (72.88%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (66.10%) DevOps
3 21 (35.59%) OO
4 17 (28.81%) Configuration Management
5 15 (25.42%) Change Control
6 12 (20.34%) Open Source
7 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (15.25%) ITIL
8 9 (15.25%) Kanban
8 9 (15.25%) Web Operations
9 7 (11.86%) Scrum
9 7 (11.86%) Workflow
10 6 (10.17%) Project Management
10 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
11 5 (8.47%) Business Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (8.47%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (8.47%) TDD
11 5 (8.47%) UML
11 5 (8.47%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) Java
2 23 (38.98%) Python
3 17 (28.81%) Perl
4 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
5 10 (16.95%) SQL
6 9 (15.25%) Ruby
7 7 (11.86%) PHP
8 6 (10.17%) PowerShell
9 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
9 5 (8.47%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.39%) C#
10 2 (3.39%) C++
10 2 (3.39%) Go
10 2 (3.39%) Jython
10 2 (3.39%) Scala
11 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Hyper-V
2 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.78%) Docker
3 4 (6.78%) Xen
4 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.08%) KVM
5 2 (3.39%) VirtualBox
6 1 (1.69%) LXC
Systems Management
1 44 (74.58%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (30.51%) Ansible
3 6 (10.17%) ZABBIX
4 4 (6.78%) Nagios
5 2 (3.39%) Kibana
5 2 (3.39%) logstash
5 2 (3.39%) OpenNMS
5 2 (3.39%) Salt
5 2 (3.39%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Red Hat
2 22 (37.29%) Oracle
3 18 (30.51%) IBM
4 16 (27.12%) Axway
4 16 (27.12%) Informatica
4 16 (27.12%) Siebel
5 15 (25.42%) HP
6 13 (22.03%) SaltStack
7 12 (20.34%) VMware
8 7 (11.86%) Sun
9 4 (6.78%) Google
9 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.78%) Rackspace
10 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
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