The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 64 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Contract jobs citing Puppet 33 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.28% 0.69% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.35% 8.74% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 3
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£368 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £414
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.47 - £41.25
Puppet
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
215 103 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.86% 7.93% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 52 105
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £257 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 15
Average hourly rate £17.00 £45.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.22% +130.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £47.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +0.30%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Puppet
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Surrey region.

Puppet Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +8 13 £525 +162.50%
Guildford - 2 - -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 35 (63.64%) Linux
2 32 (58.18%) DevOps
3 31 (56.36%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (49.09%) Ruby
4 27 (49.09%) Software Deployment
5 25 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (40.00%) Python
7 21 (38.18%) Git (software)
7 21 (38.18%) Jenkins
8 20 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (30.91%) OpenStack
11 16 (29.09%) Subversion
11 16 (29.09%) Windows
11 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
11 16 (29.09%) Configuration Management
12 15 (27.27%) UNIX
12 15 (27.27%) Ant
12 15 (27.27%) Maven
12 15 (27.27%) JIRA
12 15 (27.27%) Ansible
12 15 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
12 15 (27.27%) Data Centre
13 14 (25.45%) Auto-Scaling
13 14 (25.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 14 (25.45%) Finance
14 12 (21.82%) Docker
15 11 (20.00%) Splunk
15 11 (20.00%) boto

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 (30.91%) OpenStack
2 9 (16.36%) Apache
3 6 (10.91%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) JBoss
4 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (56.36%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (25.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (14.55%) IaaS
5 8 (14.55%) PaaS
6 5 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.82%) Office 365
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) LDAP
1 9 (16.36%) DHCP
1 9 (16.36%) DNS
1 9 (16.36%) Firewall
1 9 (16.36%) SSH
2 8 (14.55%) VPN
3 4 (7.27%) LAN
3 4 (7.27%) WAN
3 4 (7.27%) Internet
3 4 (7.27%) MPLS
3 4 (7.27%) VLAN
3 4 (7.27%) Network Security
4 1 (1.82%) NAS
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 4 (7.27%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (5.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (38.18%) Git (software)
1 21 (38.18%) Jenkins
2 16 (29.09%) Subversion
3 15 (27.27%) Maven
3 15 (27.27%) JIRA
3 15 (27.27%) Ant
4 10 (18.18%) Hudson
5 5 (9.09%) RSpec
6 1 (1.82%) Selenium
6 1 (1.82%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.82%) CasperJS
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Banking
2 7 (12.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (21.82%) Cloud Architect
2 12 (21.82%) Architect
3 9 (16.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 8 (14.55%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (14.55%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (14.55%) Administrator
5 7 (12.73%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (10.91%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Build Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Deployment Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) boto
2 7 (12.73%) REST
3 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 2 (3.64%) .NET
5 1 (1.82%) CSS
5 1 (1.82%) STL
5 1 (1.82%) Middleware
5 1 (1.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.82%) WebKit
5 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (7.27%) Private Cloud
5 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Linux
2 16 (29.09%) Windows
3 15 (27.27%) UNIX
4 5 (9.09%) VMS
5 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) DevOps
2 27 (49.09%) Software Deployment
3 25 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (29.09%) Configuration Management
6 14 (25.45%) Auto-Scaling
7 9 (16.36%) Use Case
8 8 (14.55%) Capacity Management
9 7 (12.73%) Open Source
10 4 (7.27%) Service Management
10 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.27%) Migration
10 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.45%) Asset Management
11 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
12 2 (3.64%) Server Building
13 1 (1.82%) Continuous Delivery
13 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
13 1 (1.82%) Multithreading
13 1 (1.82%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) Ruby
2 22 (40.00%) Python
3 11 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (10.91%) Java
5 5 (9.09%) SQL
6 4 (7.27%) C
6 4 (7.27%) C#
6 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.64%) Perl
7 2 (3.64%) C++
8 1 (1.82%) PHP
8 1 (1.82%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) AWS Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.64%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) MCSA
4 1 (1.82%) CCNP
4 1 (1.82%) CCNA
4 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) Docker
2 5 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) vSphere
4 1 (1.82%) vCloud
4 1 (1.82%) KVM
4 1 (1.82%) XenServer
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (27.27%) Ansible
3 5 (9.09%) SCOM
4 4 (7.27%) Nagios
4 4 (7.27%) SCCM
5 3 (5.45%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.82%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.82%) Kibana
6 1 (1.82%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Red Hat
2 11 (20.00%) Splunk
3 10 (18.18%) Oracle
4 8 (14.55%) VMware
5 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.27%) Dell
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.82%) Perforce
6 1 (1.82%) New Relic