The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 8 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Contract jobs citing Puppet 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 13.43% 1.29% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 64.29% 33.33% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
Puppet
Surrey

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

Systems Management Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
14 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 20.90% 3.87% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 2
Average daily rate £450 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 24 (96.00%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (84.00%) DevOps
4 20 (80.00%) Ruby
4 20 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 20 (80.00%) Python
5 19 (76.00%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (76.00%) Ansible
6 18 (72.00%) Splunk
6 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
6 18 (72.00%) JIRA
6 18 (72.00%) PowerShell
6 18 (72.00%) Subversion
6 18 (72.00%) Maven
6 18 (72.00%) Ant
7 17 (68.00%) OpenStack
7 17 (68.00%) Hudson
8 16 (64.00%) Software Deployment
8 16 (64.00%) Docker
8 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
9 15 (60.00%) SQL
9 15 (60.00%) Configuration Management
10 13 (52.00%) Azure Active Directory
10 13 (52.00%) Azure SQL Database
10 13 (52.00%) Service Management
10 13 (52.00%) SCCM
10 13 (52.00%) SCOM
10 13 (52.00%) VMS

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 (68.00%) OpenStack
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (52.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (16.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (16.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (12.00%) IaaS
5 3 (12.00%) PaaS
6 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
1 4 (16.00%) SSH
2 3 (12.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) Network Security
2 3 (12.00%) VPN
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) VLAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (72.00%) Ant
2 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (72.00%) JIRA
2 18 (72.00%) Maven
2 18 (72.00%) Subversion
3 17 (68.00%) Hudson
General
1 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (48.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (32.00%) Azure Engineer
4 6 (24.00%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) REST
2 3 (12.00%) boto
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (36.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) VMS
2 12 (48.00%) Linux
3 6 (24.00%) Unix
4 5 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (8.00%) CentOS
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (84.00%) DevOps
2 19 (76.00%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (64.00%) Software Deployment
4 15 (60.00%) Configuration Management
5 13 (52.00%) Service Management
6 11 (44.00%) Use Case
7 4 (16.00%) Auto-Scaling
8 3 (12.00%) Migration
8 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (8.00%) DDoS Mitigation
9 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
9 2 (8.00%) Information Security
9 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
9 2 (8.00%) Security Hardening
9 2 (8.00%) Security Operations
9 2 (8.00%) Security Patching
9 2 (8.00%) SIEM
9 2 (8.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Python
1 20 (80.00%) Ruby
2 18 (72.00%) PowerShell
3 15 (60.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Perl
5 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) MCSE
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) AWS Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) CCSA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CISM
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Docker
2 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (96.00%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (76.00%) Ansible
3 13 (52.00%) SCCM
3 13 (52.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Splunk
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Dell
4 4 (16.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Rackspace