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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 95 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -2
Contract jobs citing Puppet 29 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.81% 2.65% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.13% 24.72% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 18 1
Median daily rate £418 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.59% +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
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
407 89 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.41% 10.71% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 51 35
Median daily rate £285 £300 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £470 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 8 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.03 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.84% -18.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+73.39% +6.23%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -50 26 £418 -0.59%
Durham - 1 £310 - 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 41 (91.11%) Linux
2 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (68.89%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (68.89%) DevOps
4 25 (55.56%) Unix
5 24 (53.33%) Configuration Management
6 22 (48.89%) Oracle
6 22 (48.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (46.67%) OO
8 19 (42.22%) Java
9 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (37.78%) Open Source
10 17 (37.78%) Red Hat
10 17 (37.78%) WebSphere
11 16 (35.56%) Axway
11 16 (35.56%) Informatica
11 16 (35.56%) Siebel
11 16 (35.56%) IBM
11 16 (35.56%) WebSphere Application Server
11 16 (35.56%) WebLogic
11 16 (35.56%) JBoss
11 16 (35.56%) AIX
12 15 (33.33%) HP
12 15 (33.33%) SSL
13 14 (31.11%) Software Packaging
14 13 (28.89%) WebSphere MQ
14 13 (28.89%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
15 12 (26.67%) Change Control
15 12 (26.67%) JIRA
16 11 (24.44%) Python

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 (37.78%) WebSphere
2 16 (35.56%) JBoss
2 16 (35.56%) WebLogic
2 16 (35.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (15.56%) Confluence
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (13.33%) Apache
5 4 (8.89%) FileNet
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
6 2 (4.44%) Apache Spark
6 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.22%) IIS
7 1 (2.22%) Jetty
7 1 (2.22%) nginx
7 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 13 (28.89%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (13.33%) IaaS
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.67%) OpenShift
4 2 (4.44%) GitHub
4 2 (4.44%) PaaS
4 2 (4.44%) SaaS
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.22%) Google App Engine
5 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) SSL
2 8 (17.78%) HTTP
2 8 (17.78%) Network Security
2 8 (17.78%) TCP/IP
3 7 (15.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (15.56%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
4 1 (2.22%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) FTP
4 1 (2.22%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) Big Data
4 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) JIRA
2 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.44%) Maven
4 2 (4.44%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.22%) Selenium
5 1 (2.22%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (35.56%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Architect
4 8 (17.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (13.33%) Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Solutions Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Java Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Linux Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Release Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Unix Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) Software Packaging
2 13 (28.89%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (11.11%) REST
4 3 (6.67%) CSS
4 3 (6.67%) HTML
4 3 (6.67%) J2EE
4 3 (6.67%) SOAP
5 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.44%) ELK Stack
5 2 (4.44%) Lucene
5 2 (4.44%) Node.js
5 2 (4.44%) Play Framework
5 2 (4.44%) React
6 1 (2.22%) Ajax
6 1 (2.22%) CSS3
6 1 (2.22%) Django
6 1 (2.22%) HTML5
6 1 (2.22%) JSON
6 1 (2.22%) RESTful
6 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) DataPower
3 5 (11.11%) Private Cloud
4 3 (6.67%) User Experience
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.44%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (91.11%) Linux
2 25 (55.56%) Unix
3 22 (48.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (35.56%) AIX
5 8 (17.78%) Windows
6 6 (13.33%) CentOS
7 2 (4.44%) SUSE
7 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (68.89%) DevOps
3 24 (53.33%) Configuration Management
4 21 (46.67%) OO
5 17 (37.78%) Open Source
6 12 (26.67%) Change Control
7 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.56%) Workflow
9 6 (13.33%) Project Management
9 6 (13.33%) Web Development
10 5 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 5 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (11.11%) TDD
10 5 (11.11%) UML
10 5 (11.11%) Use Case
11 4 (8.89%) Service Design
11 4 (8.89%) User Stories
11 4 (8.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) Python
3 9 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 8 (17.78%) Perl
5 7 (15.56%) SQL
6 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.89%) Ruby
7 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.44%) C#
8 2 (4.44%) Go
8 2 (4.44%) PHP
8 2 (4.44%) Scala
9 1 (2.22%) C
9 1 (2.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Docker
2 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.67%) KVM
3 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) LXC
4 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 31 (68.89%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (11.11%) Ansible
3 2 (4.44%) Kibana
3 2 (4.44%) logstash
3 2 (4.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Oracle
2 17 (37.78%) Red Hat
3 16 (35.56%) Axway
3 16 (35.56%) IBM
3 16 (35.56%) Informatica
3 16 (35.56%) Siebel
4 15 (33.33%) HP
5 8 (17.78%) VMware
6 7 (15.56%) Sun
7 5 (11.11%) SaltStack
8 1 (2.22%) Google
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
Durham, County Durham
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago