The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 37 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Puppet 24 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.43% 2.63% 0.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 42.11% 31.03% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 0
Median daily rate £444 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £51.72 -
% change year-on-year
-37.15% -
Puppet
Oxfordshire

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

Systems Management Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
57 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 15.28% 8.48% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 19
Median daily rate £400 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -31.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 23 (74.19%) Python
1 23 (74.19%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (67.74%) Ansible
3 19 (61.29%) Jenkins
3 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
3 19 (61.29%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (58.06%) Docker
5 17 (54.84%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (51.61%) Microservices
6 16 (51.61%) Gradle
6 16 (51.61%) PaaS
6 16 (51.61%) MSBuild
6 16 (51.61%) SpecFlow
6 16 (51.61%) Performance Testing
6 16 (51.61%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (51.61%) TeamCity
6 16 (51.61%) Test Automation
6 16 (51.61%) NUnit
6 16 (51.61%) Perforce
7 14 (45.16%) Linux
8 9 (29.03%) CMake
9 7 (22.58%) Build Automation
9 7 (22.58%) TestComplete
10 6 (19.35%) VMware
10 6 (19.35%) Perl
11 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
11 5 (16.13%) DNS
11 5 (16.13%) Ruby
11 5 (16.13%) Web Development
11 5 (16.13%) QA

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (9.68%) Apache
2 2 (6.45%) nginx
2 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) Cloud Computing
1 16 (51.61%) PaaS
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (3.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (3.23%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (3.23%) GitHub
5 1 (3.23%) Heroku
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) Internet
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.23%) LDAP
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.23%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (61.29%) Git (software)
1 19 (61.29%) Jenkins
2 16 (51.61%) Gradle
2 16 (51.61%) MSBuild
2 16 (51.61%) NUnit
2 16 (51.61%) SpecFlow
2 16 (51.61%) TeamCity
3 9 (29.03%) CMake
4 7 (22.58%) TestComplete
5 2 (6.45%) Hudson
5 2 (6.45%) Subversion
6 1 (3.23%) CircleCI
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA
6 1 (3.23%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Build Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Build Automation Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Test Automation Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Test Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) AWS Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Unix Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
1 5 (16.13%) Node.js
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) Akka
3 1 (3.23%) Kafka
3 1 (3.23%) LAMP
3 1 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (3.23%) MCollective
3 1 (3.23%) Play Framework
3 1 (3.23%) POSIX
3 1 (3.23%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (12.90%) CentOS
4 2 (6.45%) Debian
4 2 (6.45%) Unix
5 1 (3.23%) CoreOS
5 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (54.84%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (51.61%) Microservices
3 16 (51.61%) Performance Testing
3 16 (51.61%) Test Automation
4 7 (22.58%) Build Automation
5 5 (16.13%) Web Development
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) ITIL
7 2 (6.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Python
2 6 (19.35%) Perl
3 5 (16.13%) Ruby
4 4 (12.90%) Java
5 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) AWK
7 1 (3.23%) sed
7 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (58.06%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) iptables
3 1 (3.23%) Postfix
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (74.19%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (67.74%) Ansible
3 2 (6.45%) Terraform
4 1 (3.23%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.23%) Hyperic
4 1 (3.23%) Mesos
4 1 (3.23%) Nagios
4 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.23%) SELinux
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Perforce
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Juniper
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