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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 83 88 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing Puppet 7 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.49% 0.15% 0.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.19% 2.02% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 11
Average daily rate
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£400 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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
113 99 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.90% 7.36% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 56 60
Average daily rate £338 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £262 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £426 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 14
Average hourly rate £59.00 £25.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.37% -23.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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
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 February 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 - 2 £400 - 2
Guildford -4 1 £400 -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Woking - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (38.46%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) UNIX
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Solaris
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) MySQL
5 3 (23.08%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (15.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (15.38%) CentOS
6 2 (15.38%) Selenium
6 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (15.38%) Route 53

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Route 53
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
2 3 (23.08%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
3 2 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (15.38%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) IPv6
4 1 (7.69%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) RSpec
3 1 (7.69%) Mockito
3 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (7.69%) PhantomJS
3 1 (7.69%) CasperJS
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX Support
3 2 (15.38%) UNIX Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) STL
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
3 1 (7.69%) JPA
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (7.69%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (7.69%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) HACMP
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Solaris
5 2 (15.38%) CentOS
5 2 (15.38%) AIX
5 2 (15.38%) Fedora
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
3 1 (7.69%) Kanban
3 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) BDD
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Web Development
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 2 (15.38%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) Postfix
2 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (15.38%) OpenView
2 2 (15.38%) Control-M
2 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
2 2 (15.38%) Cobbler
3 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Symantec
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Sun
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Dell
2 2 (15.38%) Veritas
3 1 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Percona