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 3 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 45 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs citing Puppet 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.91% 0.30% 0.53%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.08% 9.09% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.43 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - £45.00
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
13 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.95% 3.25% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Average daily rate £338 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.43 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -13.33%

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
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 3 August 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
Yeovil - 2 - -
Bath -3 1 - - 3
Puppet
South West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) yum
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Ingres
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Informix
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) SAP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (50.00%) Informix
2 2 (50.00%) Ingres
3 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) EasyMock
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Mockito
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) yum
2 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) Zerto