The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 41 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Puppet 28 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.62% 3.87% 1.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 58.33% 38.36% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 1
Median daily rate £425 £458 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% +30.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -
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
48 73 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.92% 10.10% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 55 18
Median daily rate £388 £388 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £39.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +140.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +9.67%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Oxford -9 11 £375 -25.00% 2
Abingdon - 3 £400 - 1
Faringdon - 1 £350 -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 23 (63.89%) Linux
2 22 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (58.33%) Ansible
4 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 13 (36.11%) Python
6 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
7 12 (33.33%) PHP
7 12 (33.33%) MySQL
8 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (25.00%) MVC
9 9 (25.00%) Subversion
10 8 (22.22%) Symfony
10 8 (22.22%) VMware
10 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
10 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (19.44%) DevOps
11 7 (19.44%) Docker
11 7 (19.44%) Internet
11 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
11 7 (19.44%) Apache
11 7 (19.44%) DNS
11 7 (19.44%) Ruby
12 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (16.67%) DHCP
12 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
12 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
13 5 (13.89%) MongoDB

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 7 (19.44%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) nginx
3 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.56%) WordPress
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (13.89%) PaaS
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 2 (5.56%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.78%) AWS OpsWorks
4 1 (2.78%) Heroku
4 1 (2.78%) IaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Office 365
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) DNS
1 7 (19.44%) Internet
2 6 (16.67%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (5.56%) IPv4
4 2 (5.56%) IPv6
5 1 (2.78%) Broadband
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) Network Security
5 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) MySQL
2 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 5 (13.89%) CouchDB
4 5 (13.89%) MongoDB
4 5 (13.89%) Redis
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.78%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
3 9 (25.00%) Subversion
4 5 (13.89%) Gradle
4 5 (13.89%) Mercurial
4 5 (13.89%) MSBuild
4 5 (13.89%) NUnit
4 5 (13.89%) SpecFlow
4 5 (13.89%) TeamCity
5 4 (11.11%) PHPUnit
5 4 (11.11%) Vagrant
6 3 (8.33%) CMake
6 3 (8.33%) TestComplete
7 1 (2.78%) CircleCI
7 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.78%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Administrator
3 7 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 5 (13.89%) Build Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce Developer
5 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
6 4 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
6 4 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 4 (11.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Symfony Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Angular Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 8 (22.22%) Symfony
2 5 (13.89%) LAMP
2 5 (13.89%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (13.89%) Laravel
2 5 (13.89%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (13.89%) Memcached
2 5 (13.89%) Yii
3 4 (11.11%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) HTML
3 4 (11.11%) PostGIS
3 4 (11.11%) Web Services
4 3 (8.33%) LESS
4 3 (8.33%) Node.js
5 2 (5.56%) ELK Stack
6 1 (2.78%) Akka
6 1 (2.78%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.78%) Kafka
6 1 (2.78%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.78%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.78%) Fintech
2 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) CentOS
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (2.78%) CoreOS
5 1 (2.78%) Debian
5 1 (2.78%) Windows
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (25.00%) MVC
3 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (19.44%) DevOps
4 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.89%) Microservices
5 5 (13.89%) OO
5 5 (13.89%) Performance Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (13.89%) Refactoring
5 5 (13.89%) Release Management
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
5 5 (13.89%) Web Development
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (36.11%) Python
2 12 (33.33%) PHP
3 7 (19.44%) Ruby
4 5 (13.89%) Perl
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) PHP 5
6 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 3 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (5.56%) C
7 2 (5.56%) C++
7 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.56%) Scala
8 1 (2.78%) Go
8 1 (2.78%) Java
8 1 (2.78%) Rust
8 1 (2.78%) VB
8 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) CCNA
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.78%) MCSE
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.78%) RHCSA
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Docker
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) Postfix
4 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (58.33%) Ansible
3 5 (13.89%) Terraform
4 2 (5.56%) Mesos
4 2 (5.56%) Packer
5 1 (2.78%) Hyperic
5 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.78%) Nagios
5 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.78%) SELinux
5 1 (2.78%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) VMware
2 5 (13.89%) Perforce
2 5 (13.89%) Zend
3 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Siebel
5 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL