The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
UK / Wales
Rank 49 62 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing Puppet 15 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.20% 1.76% 1.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.24% 19.05% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 6
Median daily rate £450 £415 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% -19.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £327 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £544
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.98% +8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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

Systems Management Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
87 63 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 12.78% 9.22% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 46 38
Median daily rate £450 £331 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.84% -22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £138 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £453 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.78% +35.55%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Puppet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +17 9 £438 +28.67% 4
West Wales -18 3 £525 +16.66%
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 33 (89.19%) Ansible
2 30 (81.08%) Jenkins
3 27 (72.97%) Linux
4 25 (67.57%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (54.05%) DevOps
6 17 (45.95%) Red Hat
6 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (43.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (43.24%) Terraform
7 16 (43.24%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
8 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
9 13 (35.14%) VMware
9 13 (35.14%) Rundeck
10 12 (32.43%) Apache
11 11 (29.73%) JIRA
11 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (29.73%) Confluence
11 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
12 10 (27.03%) IT Governance
12 10 (27.03%) Web Services
12 10 (27.03%) Oracle
12 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
13 9 (24.32%) IBM
13 9 (24.32%) Tivoli
13 9 (24.32%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 9 (24.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 9 (24.32%) AIX
13 9 (24.32%) Java
13 9 (24.32%) Unix

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (32.43%) Apache
2 11 (29.73%) Confluence
3 9 (24.32%) WebLogic
4 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
5 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
6 3 (8.11%) IIS
6 3 (8.11%) Jetty
6 3 (8.11%) Mongrel
6 3 (8.11%) nginx
6 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
7 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (67.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (24.32%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (16.22%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (16.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (13.51%) Amazon S3
5 3 (8.11%) Google App Engine
5 3 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.70%) Route 53
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.51%) HTTP
2 5 (13.51%) SSL
3 4 (10.81%) DSL
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) FTP
4 3 (8.11%) IPsec
5 2 (5.41%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
2 8 (21.62%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (5.41%) Redis
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.70%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.70%) HBase
5 1 (2.70%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (81.08%) Jenkins
2 11 (29.73%) JIRA
3 9 (24.32%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
5 4 (10.81%) Travis CI
6 2 (5.41%) Vagrant
7 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.70%) Gradle
7 1 (2.70%) Maven
7 1 (2.70%) Selenium
7 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Architect
2 8 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) AWS DevOps
3 7 (18.92%) AWS Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Technical Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Developer
6 4 (10.81%) AWS Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Cloud Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Digital Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) Web Services
2 9 (24.32%) MCollective
3 8 (21.62%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (13.51%) J2EE
5 4 (10.81%) .NET
6 3 (8.11%) Node.js
6 3 (8.11%) Servlets
7 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.70%) Java EE
7 1 (2.70%) Kafka
7 1 (2.70%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.70%) Spring
7 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Clustering
2 6 (16.22%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Fintech
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Linux
2 16 (43.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (24.32%) AIX
3 9 (24.32%) Unix
4 8 (21.62%) Windows
5 7 (18.92%) Debian
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) CentOS
6 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) DevOps
2 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (27.03%) IT Governance
5 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
6 7 (18.92%) High Availability
6 7 (18.92%) Open Source
7 4 (10.81%) Microservices
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (5.41%) Kanban
9 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.41%) Scrum
9 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.70%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
3 2 (5.41%) Scala
3 2 (5.41%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) Go
4 1 (2.70%) Groovy
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
1 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (18.92%) PowerHA
2 6 (16.22%) Docker
3 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) Xen
4 1 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (89.19%) Ansible
2 16 (43.24%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (43.24%) Terraform
3 13 (35.14%) Rundeck
4 9 (24.32%) Nessus
4 9 (24.32%) Packer
4 9 (24.32%) Tivoli
4 9 (24.32%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 9 (24.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (24.32%) Zenoss
5 7 (18.92%) SCCM
6 4 (10.81%) Marathon
6 4 (10.81%) Mesos
7 2 (5.41%) Consul
7 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
8 1 (2.70%) Fluentd
8 1 (2.70%) Grafana
8 1 (2.70%) Kibana
8 1 (2.70%) Nagios
8 1 (2.70%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Red Hat
2 13 (35.14%) VMware
3 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.03%) Oracle
4 9 (24.32%) IBM
4 9 (24.32%) Sonatype
5 7 (18.92%) Symantec
6 6 (16.22%) Google
7 2 (5.41%) SAP
8 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
8 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.70%) Hortonworks
8 1 (2.70%) PagerDuty
8 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
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