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 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 101 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +10
Contract jobs citing Puppet 14 35 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.93% 3.77% 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.92% 31.82% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 1
Median daily rate £450 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
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
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
357 110 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 23.61% 11.85% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 69 39
Median daily rate £280 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £218 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £490 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 9 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% +33.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £12.36 £12.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.50 £29.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +11.68%

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 July 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 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
Tyne and Wear -71 9 £500 +12.35% 2
Durham - 4 £300 - 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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

1 43 (91.49%) Linux
2 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (68.09%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (63.83%) DevOps
4 28 (59.57%) Unix
5 23 (48.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (46.81%) Oracle
6 22 (46.81%) Configuration Management
7 21 (44.68%) OO
8 20 (42.55%) Red Hat
9 19 (40.43%) Java
10 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (36.17%) Open Source
11 17 (36.17%) WebSphere
12 16 (34.04%) Axway
12 16 (34.04%) Informatica
12 16 (34.04%) WebSphere Application Server
12 16 (34.04%) WebLogic
12 16 (34.04%) JBoss
12 16 (34.04%) AIX
12 16 (34.04%) Siebel
12 16 (34.04%) IBM
13 15 (31.91%) Change Control
13 15 (31.91%) SSL
13 15 (31.91%) HP
14 14 (29.79%) Software Packaging
15 13 (27.66%) WebSphere MQ
15 13 (27.66%) Python
15 13 (27.66%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
16 12 (25.53%) Perl

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 17 (36.17%) WebSphere
2 16 (34.04%) JBoss
2 16 (34.04%) WebLogic
2 16 (34.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (14.89%) Confluence
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (12.77%) Apache
5 4 (8.51%) FileNet
6 2 (4.26%) Apache Solr
6 2 (4.26%) Apache Spark
6 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.13%) IIS
7 1 (2.13%) Jetty
7 1 (2.13%) nginx
7 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 13 (27.66%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (12.77%) IaaS
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.38%) OpenShift
4 2 (4.26%) PaaS
4 2 (4.26%) SaaS
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.13%) Google App Engine
5 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) SSL
2 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
3 8 (17.02%) HTTP
3 8 (17.02%) Network Security
4 7 (14.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (14.89%) LDAP
5 1 (2.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) Firewall
5 1 (2.13%) FTP
5 1 (2.13%) Internet
5 1 (2.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
2 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) Big Data
4 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) JIRA
2 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.26%) Maven
4 2 (4.26%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.13%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (34.04%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Architect
6 7 (14.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (12.77%) Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Business Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (10.64%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (6.38%) Linux Server Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Server Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Solutions Analyst
9 3 (6.38%) Unix Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Unix Linux Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Java Architect
10 2 (4.26%) Release Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) Software Packaging
2 13 (27.66%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (10.64%) REST
4 3 (6.38%) CSS
4 3 (6.38%) HTML
4 3 (6.38%) J2EE
4 3 (6.38%) SOAP
5 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.26%) ELK Stack
5 2 (4.26%) Lucene
5 2 (4.26%) Node.js
5 2 (4.26%) Play Framework
5 2 (4.26%) React
6 1 (2.13%) Ajax
6 1 (2.13%) CSS3
6 1 (2.13%) Django
6 1 (2.13%) HTML5
6 1 (2.13%) JSON
6 1 (2.13%) RESTful
6 1 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) DataPower
3 5 (10.64%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.38%) User Experience
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (91.49%) Linux
2 28 (59.57%) Unix
3 23 (48.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (34.04%) AIX
5 8 (17.02%) Windows
6 7 (14.89%) CentOS
7 4 (8.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (63.83%) DevOps
3 22 (46.81%) Configuration Management
4 21 (44.68%) OO
5 17 (36.17%) Open Source
6 15 (31.91%) Change Control
7 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.89%) Workflow
9 6 (12.77%) ITIL
9 6 (12.77%) Project Management
9 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
10 5 (10.64%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (10.64%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (10.64%) TDD
10 5 (10.64%) UML
10 5 (10.64%) Use Case
11 4 (8.51%) Build Automation
11 4 (8.51%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (40.43%) Java
2 13 (27.66%) Python
3 12 (25.53%) Perl
4 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
5 7 (14.89%) SQL
6 5 (10.64%) PHP
6 5 (10.64%) Ruby
7 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.26%) C#
9 2 (4.26%) Go
9 2 (4.26%) Scala
10 1 (2.13%) C
10 1 (2.13%) C++
10 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.51%) Docker
3 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.38%) KVM
3 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.13%) LXC
4 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (68.09%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (12.77%) Ansible
3 2 (4.26%) Kibana
3 2 (4.26%) logstash
3 2 (4.26%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Oracle
2 20 (42.55%) Red Hat
3 16 (34.04%) Axway
3 16 (34.04%) IBM
3 16 (34.04%) Informatica
3 16 (34.04%) Siebel
4 15 (31.91%) HP
5 9 (19.15%) VMware
6 7 (14.89%) Sun
7 6 (12.77%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.13%) Google
8 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
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