The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 30 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 2 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.04% 3.62% -
As % of the Systems Management category 10.00% 20.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Average daily rate
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£451 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £310
% change year-on-year
- +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
Puppet
East of England

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

Systems Management Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
20 49 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.36% 17.75% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 32 5
Average daily rate £250 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £200 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +69.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £19.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £19.50 £12.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +7 2 £451 +20.13% 1
Puppet
East of England

Puppet
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef