The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Puppet 22 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.75% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 24.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £415 £378
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +96.42%
Puppet
UK

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
89 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 11.13% 5.46% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 18 7
Average daily rate £350 £253 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.61% -22.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £204 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £413 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £312
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
West Wales - 15 £450 - 2
South Wales - 7 £350 -
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 26 (86.67%) Linux
1 26 (86.67%) Configuration Management
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (63.33%) IaaS
3 19 (63.33%) DevOps
4 18 (60.00%) Jenkins
4 18 (60.00%) MongoDB
4 18 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (56.67%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (56.67%) Ansible
6 15 (50.00%) PaaS
6 15 (50.00%) SOA
7 12 (40.00%) SaaS
7 12 (40.00%) Web Services
7 12 (40.00%) Ruby
8 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (33.33%) Clustering
9 10 (33.33%) Python
10 7 (23.33%) CentOS
11 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 6 (20.00%) PHP
11 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
11 6 (20.00%) Open Source
12 5 (16.67%) Perl
12 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (13.33%) Software Packaging
13 4 (13.33%) Nagios
13 4 (13.33%) RSpec
13 4 (13.33%) Memcached

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.00%) Apache
2 3 (10.00%) nginx
3 1 (3.33%) Confluence
3 1 (3.33%) MediaWiki
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 19 (63.33%) IaaS
2 15 (50.00%) PaaS
3 12 (40.00%) SaaS
4 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) IPv6
2 1 (3.33%) OSPF
2 1 (3.33%) BGP
2 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) IPsec
2 1 (3.33%) SSH
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 11 (36.67%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.33%) RSpec
4 2 (6.67%) Hudson
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (3.33%) Subversion
5 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Test Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) Software Packaging
2 4 (13.33%) Memcached
3 3 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Clustering
2 6 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) CentOS
3 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Configuration Management
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (63.33%) DevOps
4 18 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (50.00%) SOA
6 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) Ruby
2 10 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (20.00%) PHP
4 5 (16.67%) Perl
5 3 (10.00%) Scala
6 2 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Samba
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.33%) Postfix
1 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (56.67%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (56.67%) Ansible
2 4 (13.33%) StatsD
2 4 (13.33%) Nagios
3 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.33%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) Percona
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
Swansea
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago