The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
South West / Somerset
Rank 37 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.43% 0.36% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.57% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £565 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £428 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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

Systems Management Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
28 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 12.07% 2.49% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 2
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.78% +24.44%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Street - 1 £565 -
Puppet
South West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) boto
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (25.00%) VMware