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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.09% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £475 -
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
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
9 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.29% 16.30% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 6
Average daily rate £225 £400 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef