The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Puppet 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.41% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 24.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£413 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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
33 5 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 9.94% 2.10% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 3 46
Average daily rate £458 £274 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.12% -15.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet.

1 25 (80.65%) DevOps
2 19 (61.29%) Linux
3 15 (48.39%) Web Services
4 14 (45.16%) PHP
4 14 (45.16%) MySQL
4 14 (45.16%) Apache
4 14 (45.16%) Python
5 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (41.94%) UNIX
5 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (38.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (38.71%) Subversion
6 12 (38.71%) Network Security
7 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (35.48%) Oracle
7 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
7 11 (35.48%) uWSGI
7 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
7 11 (35.48%) Shibboleth
7 11 (35.48%) Regular Expression
7 11 (35.48%) WSGI
7 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
7 11 (35.48%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
9 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (25.81%) Migration
10 8 (25.81%) CMS
11 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (19.35%) JIRA

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Puppet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Puppet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (45.16%) Apache
2 11 (35.48%) uWSGI
3 8 (25.81%) CMS
4 6 (19.35%) Confluence
5 5 (16.13%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (38.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) MySQL
2 13 (41.94%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Subversion
2 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
3 6 (19.35%) JIRA
4 3 (9.68%) JUnit
5 2 (6.45%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Linux Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (9.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (3.23%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) Web Services
2 11 (35.48%) Regular Expression
2 11 (35.48%) WSGI
3 5 (16.13%) ODBC
4 4 (12.90%) XML
4 4 (12.90%) Django
5 3 (9.68%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.68%) Spring
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
5 3 (9.68%) Spring MVC
6 2 (6.45%) WCF
6 2 (6.45%) WPF
6 2 (6.45%) Silverlight
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.45%) XSLT
6 2 (6.45%) .NET
6 2 (6.45%) REST
7 1 (3.23%) HTML
7 1 (3.23%) CSS
7 1 (3.23%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (19.35%) Wiki
3 2 (6.45%) Social Media
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) UNIX
3 11 (35.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) DevOps
2 11 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (25.81%) Migration
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 4 (12.90%) Web Application Development
6 3 (9.68%) Scrum
6 3 (9.68%) MVC
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) BDD
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
8 1 (3.23%) OO PHP
8 1 (3.23%) SDLC
8 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.23%) OO
8 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) PHP
1 14 (45.16%) Python
2 10 (32.26%) Shell Script
3 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.90%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
3 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
1 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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