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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 68 81 84
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Contract jobs citing Puppet 22 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.72% 0.24% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.64% 2.91% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 1
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£550 £190 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+189.47% -45.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
189 103 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.74% 8.14% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 59 45
Average daily rate £400 £360 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £442 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 20
Average hourly rate £23.00 £13.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.37% -31.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £22.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +12 10 - -
Camberley - 1 £375 -
Farnham - 1 £375 -
Puppet
South East

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 18 (54.55%) Software Deployment
2 18 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (51.52%) DevOps
3 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (39.39%) Windows
6 12 (36.36%) Python
6 12 (36.36%) Ruby
7 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
8 10 (30.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
8 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
9 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 9 (27.27%) VMware
9 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 9 (27.27%) Auto-Scaling
9 9 (27.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (24.24%) OpenStack
10 8 (24.24%) Subversion
10 8 (24.24%) JIRA
10 8 (24.24%) UNIX
10 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
10 8 (24.24%) Firewall
11 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
11 7 (21.21%) Finance
11 7 (21.21%) VPN
11 7 (21.21%) DNS

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 8 (24.24%) OpenStack
2 5 (15.15%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (30.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (27.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (21.21%) IaaS
4 7 (21.21%) PaaS
5 1 (3.03%) Office 365
5 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
2 7 (21.21%) DHCP
2 7 (21.21%) VPN
2 7 (21.21%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) LDAP
3 5 (15.15%) SSH
4 4 (12.12%) Internet
5 3 (9.09%) MPLS
5 3 (9.09%) LAN
5 3 (9.09%) WAN
5 3 (9.09%) VLAN
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security
6 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) SAN
7 1 (3.03%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.03%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Jenkins
2 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 8 (24.24%) Subversion
3 8 (24.24%) JIRA
4 7 (21.21%) Maven
4 7 (21.21%) Ant
5 3 (9.09%) Hudson
6 1 (3.03%) RSpec
6 1 (3.03%) Selenium
6 1 (3.03%) PhantomJS
6 1 (3.03%) CasperJS
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
1 7 (21.21%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Cloud Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Deployment Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (3.03%) AWS Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) boto
2 3 (9.09%) REST
2 3 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) CSS
4 1 (3.03%) STL
4 1 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (3.03%) WebKit
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Private Cloud
2 4 (12.12%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Linux
2 13 (39.39%) Windows
3 8 (24.24%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Solaris
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Fedora
5 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Software Deployment
2 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) DevOps
3 11 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (30.30%) Configuration Management
5 9 (27.27%) Auto-Scaling
6 7 (21.21%) Capacity Management
7 6 (18.18%) Open Source
8 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.09%) Migration
9 3 (9.09%) Use Case
10 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
10 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (6.06%) Server Building
11 1 (3.03%) Zachman Framework
11 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
11 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
11 1 (3.03%) ITIL
11 1 (3.03%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Python
1 12 (36.36%) Ruby
2 5 (15.15%) PowerShell
3 4 (12.12%) C
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.06%) Perl
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) MCSE
1 1 (3.03%) MCSA
1 1 (3.03%) CCNP
1 1 (3.03%) CCNA
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.03%) MCITP
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Docker
2 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) vCloud
4 1 (3.03%) KVM
4 1 (3.03%) XenServer
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (54.55%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (18.18%) Ansible
3 2 (6.06%) Nagios
4 1 (3.03%) SCOM
4 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.03%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.03%) Kibana
4 1 (3.03%) Rundeck
4 1 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) Red Hat
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) Splunk
5 1 (3.03%) New Relic
5 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Perforce
5 1 (3.03%) Barracuda Networks