The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 26 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Puppet 6 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.54% 0.68% 2.36%
As % of the Systems Management category 31.58% 4.35% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £550 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £439 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.28% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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
19 23 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.05% 15.75% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 27
Median daily rate £438 £501 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.58% +25.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -5 3 £414 -17.25%
Puppet
East of England

Puppet
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Release Management
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Big Data
5 2 (16.67%) Cloudera
5 2 (16.67%) Kafka
6 1 (8.33%) Ansible
6 1 (8.33%) Middleware
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Build and Release Manager
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Environment And Release Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cloudera