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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 30 13 32
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Contract jobs citing Puppet 7 42 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 2.70% 11.35% 1.05%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.33% 62.69% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 3
Average daily rate £418 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
Puppet
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
21 67 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.11% 18.11% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 4
Average daily rate £418 £375 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £418 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -5.17%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (93.75%) Jenkins
2 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 15 (93.75%) Python
3 14 (87.50%) Unix
3 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 14 (87.50%) Mac OS X
3 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
3 14 (87.50%) PowerShell
3 14 (87.50%) Ruby
3 14 (87.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 14 (87.50%) Vagrant
4 10 (62.50%) DevOps
5 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (43.75%) Scrum
7 7 (43.75%) Serena
8 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle
8 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
8 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (6.25%) Ansible
9 1 (6.25%) Flask
9 1 (6.25%) Replication

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (93.75%) Jenkins
3 14 (87.50%) Vagrant
4 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Build Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Deployment Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Django Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Python Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (6.25%) Django
2 1 (6.25%) Flask
2 1 (6.25%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Linux
2 14 (87.50%) Mac OS X
2 14 (87.50%) Unix
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) DevOps
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) Python
2 14 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 14 (87.50%) Ruby
2 14 (87.50%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Serena
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
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