The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Puppet 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.65% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £629 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
Puppet
South West

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
8 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.58% 5.30% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Average daily rate £450 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Puppet
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Puppet Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Street - 1 £733 -
Yeovil - 1 £525 - 1
Puppet
South West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) DevOps
3 8 (72.73%) NoSQL
3 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 8 (72.73%) Ansible
3 8 (72.73%) Open Source
4 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
4 7 (63.64%) iPad
4 7 (63.64%) Splunk
4 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 7 (63.64%) Perl
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) Python
4 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
4 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 7 (63.64%) Data Management
4 7 (63.64%) Patch Management
4 7 (63.64%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (54.55%) ELK Stack
5 6 (54.55%) Banking
5 6 (54.55%) Grunt
5 6 (54.55%) Gerrit
6 4 (36.36%) gulp
7 3 (27.27%) Web Operations
7 3 (27.27%) Node.js
7 3 (27.27%) React
7 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
7 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (27.27%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) IPsec
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) NoSQL
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) Informix
3 2 (18.18%) Ingres
3 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (63.64%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (54.55%) Gerrit
3 6 (54.55%) Grunt
4 4 (36.36%) gulp
5 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
5 2 (18.18%) Maven
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 1 (9.09%) Gradle
6 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps Specialist
2 3 (27.27%) UI Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Web Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) ELK Stack
2 3 (27.27%) React
3 1 (9.09%) Browserify
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Open Source
3 7 (63.64%) Data Management
3 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 7 (63.64%) Patch Management
4 3 (27.27%) Web Operations
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Microservices
6 1 (9.09%) OO
6 1 (9.09%) OOP
6 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
1 7 (63.64%) Perl
1 7 (63.64%) Python
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Java
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
2 2 (18.18%) yum
3 1 (9.09%) Mesos
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Splunk
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
Yeovil, Somerset
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500-550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago