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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 68 88 81
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs citing Puppet 22 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.70% 0.44% 0.087%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.28% 4.65% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
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£479 £481 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.51% +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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
144 129 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.15% 9.39% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 76 38
Average daily rate £400 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £475 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 11
Average hourly rate £26.50 £26.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £13.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £27.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.28% +12.50%

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 27 May 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 27 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +14 8 - -
Camberley - 1 £375 -
Farnham - 1 £375 -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (48.28%) Software Deployment
4 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (41.38%) Windows
5 12 (41.38%) DevOps
6 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
7 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
8 8 (27.59%) Auto-Scaling
8 8 (27.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
8 8 (27.59%) Firewall
8 8 (27.59%) Python
8 8 (27.59%) Ruby
9 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (24.14%) Open Source
9 7 (24.14%) PaaS
9 7 (24.14%) Capacity Management
9 7 (24.14%) IaaS
9 7 (24.14%) VPN
9 7 (24.14%) DNS
9 7 (24.14%) DHCP
9 7 (24.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (20.69%) VMware
11 5 (17.24%) JIRA
11 5 (17.24%) Jenkins

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 4 (13.79%) IIS
1 4 (13.79%) OpenStack
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (27.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (24.14%) PaaS
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (24.14%) IaaS
3 7 (24.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.90%) Route 53
5 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Firewall
2 7 (24.14%) DHCP
2 7 (24.14%) VPN
2 7 (24.14%) DNS
3 3 (10.34%) Internet
3 3 (10.34%) MPLS
3 3 (10.34%) LDAP
3 3 (10.34%) LAN
3 3 (10.34%) WAN
3 3 (10.34%) SSH
3 3 (10.34%) VLAN
3 3 (10.34%) Network Security
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.90%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.45%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) JIRA
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.79%) Ant
2 4 (13.79%) Subversion
2 4 (13.79%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) RSpec
General
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Deployment Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) boto
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Private Cloud
3 3 (10.34%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) UNIX
4 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Fedora
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (3.45%) CentOS
6 1 (3.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Software Deployment
2 12 (41.38%) DevOps
3 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (27.59%) Configuration Management
4 8 (27.59%) Auto-Scaling
5 7 (24.14%) Capacity Management
5 7 (24.14%) Open Source
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.34%) Migration
9 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
9 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.90%) Server Building
10 1 (3.45%) Zachman Framework
10 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
10 1 (3.45%) Use Case
10 1 (3.45%) Regression Testing
10 1 (3.45%) ITIL
10 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Python
1 8 (27.59%) Ruby
2 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.79%) C
4 3 (10.34%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) Bourne shell
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) MCSA
1 1 (3.45%) CCNP
1 1 (3.45%) CCNA
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) MCITP
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
2 4 (13.79%) Docker
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) XenServer
3 1 (3.45%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (51.72%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.34%) Ansible
3 2 (6.90%) Nagios
3 2 (6.90%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.45%) SCOM
4 1 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft