The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Puppet 31 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.18% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 37.80% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Puppet
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
82 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.07% 5.05% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 11 9
Average daily rate £450 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £294 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.10 £25.38 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.03 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.69%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 17 £494 - 3
Thame - - - -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 28 (71.79%) DevOps
2 21 (53.85%) Linux
3 19 (48.72%) Web Services
3 19 (48.72%) Red Hat
4 17 (43.59%) Python
4 17 (43.59%) Migration
5 15 (38.46%) PHP
5 15 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (33.33%) UNIX
6 13 (33.33%) Apache
6 13 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (28.21%) Oracle
7 11 (28.21%) CMS
7 11 (28.21%) Subversion
7 11 (28.21%) Network Security
8 10 (25.64%) MySQL
8 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
8 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
9 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (20.51%) Shibboleth
10 8 (20.51%) Regular Expression
10 8 (20.51%) WSGI
10 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
10 8 (20.51%) uWSGI
11 6 (15.38%) ODBC
11 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (15.38%) JIRA

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 13 (33.33%) Apache
2 11 (28.21%) CMS
3 8 (20.51%) uWSGI
4 6 (15.38%) Confluence
5 1 (2.56%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) Network Security
2 3 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (25.64%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Big Data
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Subversion
2 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 8 (20.51%) Jenkins
4 6 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 5 (12.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (56.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.38%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (15.38%) Administrator
2 6 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 6 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Development Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.56%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) Web Services
2 8 (20.51%) Regular Expression
2 8 (20.51%) WSGI
3 6 (15.38%) ODBC
4 5 (12.82%) .NET
4 5 (12.82%) REST
4 5 (12.82%) WCF
4 5 (12.82%) WPF
4 5 (12.82%) Silverlight
5 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.26%) LAMP
6 2 (5.13%) Django
7 1 (2.56%) HTML5
7 1 (2.56%) CSS3
7 1 (2.56%) PhoneGap
7 1 (2.56%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.56%) HTML
7 1 (2.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.26%) Open Source
3 3 (7.69%) Social Media
4 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Linux
2 15 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (33.33%) UNIX
4 4 (10.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) DevOps
2 17 (43.59%) Migration
3 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) TDD
6 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Change Control
7 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
8 1 (2.56%) Web Development
8 1 (2.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Python
2 15 (38.46%) PHP
3 10 (25.64%) Shell Script
4 5 (12.82%) C#
4 5 (12.82%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
6 2 (5.13%) Java
6 2 (5.13%) SQL
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) RHCT
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (2.56%) Capistrano
3 1 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Red Hat
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
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