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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 45 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 20 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.67% 0.21% -
As % of the Systems Management category 32.26% 6.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £288
% change year-on-year
- +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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
62 16 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.29% 3.29% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 6 53
Average daily rate £375 £260 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £190 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £33.00 £11.22 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+194.11% -43.90%
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 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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 7 £450 - 1
Bicester - 4 £375 -
Abingdon - 1 £450 -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 39 (72.22%) Linux
2 36 (66.67%) DevOps
3 31 (57.41%) Web Services
4 25 (46.30%) Red Hat
5 24 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (42.59%) AWS CloudFormation
6 23 (42.59%) Oracle
7 22 (40.74%) Network Security
8 21 (38.89%) Python
9 20 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (35.19%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (33.33%) PHP
11 18 (33.33%) MySQL
11 18 (33.33%) Apache
11 18 (33.33%) Subversion
12 17 (31.48%) Opscode Chef
13 16 (29.63%) Migration
14 13 (24.07%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (24.07%) UNIX
14 13 (24.07%) JIRA
14 13 (24.07%) Confluence
15 12 (22.22%) CMS
16 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
16 11 (20.37%) Regular Expression
16 11 (20.37%) WSGI
16 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
16 11 (20.37%) uWSGI
16 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
16 11 (20.37%) Shibboleth

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 18 (33.33%) Apache
2 13 (24.07%) Confluence
3 12 (22.22%) CMS
4 11 (20.37%) uWSGI
5 9 (16.67%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 24 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (42.59%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.74%) Network Security
2 3 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) MySQL
2 13 (24.07%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Subversion
2 13 (24.07%) JIRA
3 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
3 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.41%) JUnit
5 3 (5.56%) Mockito
General
1 5 (9.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Administrator
3 12 (22.22%) Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (20.37%) Linux Administrator
5 10 (18.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 4 (7.41%) PHP Developer
7 4 (7.41%) LAMP Developer
7 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.41%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (57.41%) Web Services
2 11 (20.37%) Regular Expression
2 11 (20.37%) WSGI
3 8 (14.81%) XML
4 5 (9.26%) HTML
4 5 (9.26%) ODBC
4 5 (9.26%) XHTML
4 5 (9.26%) LAMP
4 5 (9.26%) Dojo
4 5 (9.26%) CSS
5 4 (7.41%) Spring MVC
5 4 (7.41%) WCF
5 4 (7.41%) WPF
5 4 (7.41%) Silverlight
5 4 (7.41%) Django
5 4 (7.41%) jQuery
5 4 (7.41%) REST
5 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.41%) Spring
5 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (11.11%) Wiki
3 5 (9.26%) User Experience
4 4 (7.41%) Social Media
5 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 39 (72.22%) Linux
2 20 (37.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (24.07%) UNIX
4 9 (16.67%) CentOS
5 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (66.67%) DevOps
2 16 (29.63%) Migration
3 13 (24.07%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.37%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.11%) TDD
7 4 (7.41%) MVC
7 4 (7.41%) OO
7 4 (7.41%) Open Source
7 4 (7.41%) Web Application Development
7 4 (7.41%) Web Development
7 4 (7.41%) OO PHP
7 4 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.56%) Scrum
9 2 (3.70%) BDD
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.70%) SDLC
10 1 (1.85%) ITIL
10 1 (1.85%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) Python
2 18 (33.33%) PHP
3 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 9 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 8 (14.81%) C#
5 8 (14.81%) Java
6 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.41%) SQL
7 3 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) RHCT
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.26%) Vagrant
3 4 (7.41%) Ansible
4 3 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Red Hat
2 23 (42.59%) Oracle
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Juniper
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
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