The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 23 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 35 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.99% 1.12% -
As % of the Systems Management category 57.38% 44.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 0
Average daily rate
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£380 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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Hampshire

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

Systems Management Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
61 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 13.93% 2.51% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 6 10
Average daily rate £375 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.75 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +19.25%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 73 (86.90%) Jenkins
2 61 (72.62%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (59.52%) Configuration Management
4 49 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (54.76%) Linux
6 42 (50.00%) Vagrant
7 37 (44.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 37 (44.05%) Ruby
7 37 (44.05%) Java
8 36 (42.86%) Cucumber
9 32 (38.10%) Scrum
10 30 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
11 29 (34.52%) Windows
12 25 (29.76%) DevOps
13 24 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 24 (28.57%) PowerShell
13 24 (28.57%) UNIX
13 24 (28.57%) Python
13 24 (28.57%) Maven
14 23 (27.38%) Git (software)
15 22 (26.19%) Amazon EC2
15 22 (26.19%) Shell Script
16 21 (25.00%) Mac OS X
16 21 (25.00%) Web Services
16 21 (25.00%) JUnit
17 19 (22.62%) Test Automation
17 19 (22.62%) Continuous Delivery
18 17 (20.24%) WebLogic
19 16 (19.05%) TDD
20 14 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 17 (20.24%) WebLogic
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (10.71%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.52%) Confluence
5 2 (2.38%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.19%) WordPress
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (26.19%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (15.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 13 (15.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (14.29%) Heroku
6 8 (9.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (9.52%) Amazon S3
7 5 (5.95%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) DSL
1 5 (5.95%) SSL
1 5 (5.95%) Firewall
1 5 (5.95%) Network Security
2 4 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.19%) MySQL
3 1 (1.19%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 73 (86.90%) Jenkins
2 37 (44.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 36 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 24 (28.57%) Maven
5 23 (27.38%) Git (software)
6 21 (25.00%) JUnit
7 14 (16.67%) Selenium
8 13 (15.48%) RSpec
8 13 (15.48%) Mockito
9 11 (13.10%) Subversion
10 10 (11.90%) JIRA
11 8 (9.52%) JMeter
11 8 (9.52%) SoapUI
12 6 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
13 2 (2.38%) FitNesse
14 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
14 1 (1.19%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 45 (53.57%) Developer
2 13 (15.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (15.48%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.71%) Agile Java Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 3 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) Integration Tester
7 2 (2.38%) Tester
8 1 (1.19%) Architect
8 1 (1.19%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.19%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.19%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.19%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.19%) Linux Support
8 1 (1.19%) Linux Support Engineer
8 1 (1.19%) Agile Tester
8 1 (1.19%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) Web Services
2 14 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (16.67%) Spring
3 13 (15.48%) Hibernate
4 12 (14.29%) RESTful
5 8 (9.52%) Spring MVC
5 8 (9.52%) JSON
5 8 (9.52%) Ajax
5 8 (9.52%) JPA
6 4 (4.76%) CSS
7 3 (3.57%) SOAP
8 2 (2.38%) PostGIS
9 1 (1.19%) JTS
9 1 (1.19%) SAML
9 1 (1.19%) Middleware
9 1 (1.19%) HTML
9 1 (1.19%) LAMP
9 1 (1.19%) Symfony
9 1 (1.19%) jQuery
9 1 (1.19%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Open Source
2 3 (3.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 46 (54.76%) Linux
2 29 (34.52%) Windows
3 24 (28.57%) UNIX
4 21 (25.00%) Mac OS X
5 12 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (5.95%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (72.62%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (59.52%) Configuration Management
3 49 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (38.10%) Scrum
5 25 (29.76%) DevOps
6 19 (22.62%) Test Automation
6 19 (22.62%) Continuous Delivery
7 16 (19.05%) TDD
8 12 (14.29%) SOA
9 9 (10.71%) BDD
9 9 (10.71%) BPEL
9 9 (10.71%) MVC
10 8 (9.52%) Kanban
11 6 (7.14%) Test Strategy
11 6 (7.14%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.57%) Web Development
12 3 (3.57%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (44.05%) Ruby
1 37 (44.05%) Java
2 24 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 24 (28.57%) Python
3 22 (26.19%) Shell Script
4 10 (11.90%) SQL
5 9 (10.71%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.33%) Golang
6 7 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (15.48%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (9.52%) VirtualBox
3 3 (3.57%) Docker
4 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 42 (50.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 14 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.57%) VMware
4 2 (2.38%) HP
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