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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 20 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 34 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 8.00% 2.17% -
As % of the Systems Management category 55.74% 57.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 0
Average daily rate
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£385 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.35% 3.80% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 7 16
Average daily rate £385 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.38 - £27.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 - £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.28 - £37.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 24 April 2015.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 68 (86.08%) Jenkins
2 56 (70.89%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (62.03%) Linux
4 47 (59.49%) Configuration Management
5 45 (56.96%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (49.37%) Vagrant
6 39 (49.37%) Ruby
7 38 (48.10%) Amazon AWS
8 37 (46.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 36 (45.57%) Windows
10 33 (41.77%) Cucumber
11 31 (39.24%) Java
12 28 (35.44%) Scrum
13 26 (32.91%) UNIX
13 26 (32.91%) Python
13 26 (32.91%) PowerShell
14 25 (31.65%) Git (software)
14 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
15 24 (30.38%) DevOps
15 24 (30.38%) Shell Script
16 22 (27.85%) Maven
16 22 (27.85%) Mac OS X
16 22 (27.85%) Amazon EC2
17 20 (25.32%) Continuous Delivery
17 20 (25.32%) JUnit
18 18 (22.78%) WebLogic
19 17 (21.52%) Web Services
20 16 (20.25%) Ruby on Rails
21 15 (18.99%) TDD
21 15 (18.99%) Test Automation

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 18 (22.78%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.13%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.86%) Confluence
3 7 (8.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.27%) Apache TomEE
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (48.10%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (31.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (27.85%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (16.46%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (16.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 13 (16.46%) Heroku
5 8 (10.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (10.13%) Amazon S3
6 5 (6.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Firewall
1 5 (6.33%) SSL
1 5 (6.33%) DSL
1 5 (6.33%) Network Security
2 3 (3.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.27%) MySQL
3 1 (1.27%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 68 (86.08%) Jenkins
2 37 (46.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 33 (41.77%) Cucumber
4 25 (31.65%) Git (software)
5 22 (27.85%) Maven
6 20 (25.32%) JUnit
7 13 (16.46%) Selenium
7 13 (16.46%) RSpec
7 13 (16.46%) Mockito
8 8 (10.13%) JIRA
9 7 (8.86%) SoapUI
9 7 (8.86%) JMeter
10 6 (7.59%) Subversion
11 5 (6.33%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 39 (49.37%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (12.66%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Test Leader
5 7 (8.86%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (3.80%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.27%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.27%) Integration Tester
7 1 (1.27%) Linux Support
7 1 (1.27%) PHP Developer
7 1 (1.27%) Tester
7 1 (1.27%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.27%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (21.52%) Web Services
2 16 (20.25%) Ruby on Rails
3 13 (16.46%) Hibernate
3 13 (16.46%) Spring
4 10 (12.66%) RESTful
5 8 (10.13%) Spring MVC
5 8 (10.13%) JSON
5 8 (10.13%) Ajax
5 8 (10.13%) JPA
6 4 (5.06%) CSS
7 2 (2.53%) SOAP
7 2 (2.53%) Middleware
8 1 (1.27%) LAMP
8 1 (1.27%) HTML
8 1 (1.27%) JTS
8 1 (1.27%) SAML
8 1 (1.27%) Nutch
8 1 (1.27%) PostGIS
8 1 (1.27%) OpenID
8 1 (1.27%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Open Source
2 1 (1.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 49 (62.03%) Linux
2 36 (45.57%) Windows
3 26 (32.91%) UNIX
4 22 (27.85%) Mac OS X
5 9 (11.39%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (6.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (70.89%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (59.49%) Configuration Management
3 45 (56.96%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (35.44%) Scrum
5 24 (30.38%) DevOps
6 20 (25.32%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (18.99%) TDD
7 15 (18.99%) Test Automation
8 9 (11.39%) BDD
8 9 (11.39%) MVC
9 8 (10.13%) SOA
9 8 (10.13%) Kanban
10 5 (6.33%) BPEL
10 5 (6.33%) Test Strategy
11 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.80%) Web Development
13 1 (1.27%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (49.37%) Ruby
2 31 (39.24%) Java
3 26 (32.91%) Python
3 26 (32.91%) PowerShell
4 24 (30.38%) Shell Script
5 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.13%) Go
6 8 (10.13%) Bash Shell
7 5 (6.33%) SQL
8 1 (1.27%) PHP
8 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.19%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) VirtualBox
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.80%) Docker
4 1 (1.27%) vSphere
4 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (49.37%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (12.66%) Oracle
2 5 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.80%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) HP
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