The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 56 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Puppet 9 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.42% 2.37% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.93% 40.00% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 3
Median daily rate £438 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.13% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £340 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £380 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 -
Puppet
Wales

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

Systems Management Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
43 35 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.80% 5.93% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 32
Median daily rate £450 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £274 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £380 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -27.08%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Cardiff +15 4 £413 -8.33%
Newport -13 3 £538 +47.26%
Puppet
Wales

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Ansible
3 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
4 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (54.55%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
6 3 (27.27%) CentOS
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Open Source
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) Docker
7 2 (18.18%) Big Data
7 2 (18.18%) Cloudera
7 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
7 2 (18.18%) Debian
7 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
7 2 (18.18%) Confluence
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) JIRA
8 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
8 1 (9.09%) Release Management
8 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (9.09%) SCCM

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (18.18%) Confluence
1 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) HBase
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) ELK Stack
1 1 (9.09%) Kafka
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) CentOS
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Ubuntu
3 2 (18.18%) Debian
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) DevOps
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) IT Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Kanban
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) MapReduce
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Scala
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) HDFS
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (9.09%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
2 7 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (9.09%) Consul
3 1 (9.09%) Nessus
3 1 (9.09%) Packer
3 1 (9.09%) Pingdom
3 1 (9.09%) Rundeck
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) Terraform
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Cloudera
3 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) PagerDuty
3 1 (9.09%) Sonatype
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) VMware