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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 55 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 19 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.38% 1.67% -
As % of the Systems Management category 43.18% 16.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 0
Average daily rate
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£415 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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
44 85 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.51% 10.14% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 65 18
Average daily rate £413 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £266 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 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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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
South Wales +7 5 £400 -15.78%
West Wales +7 5 £425 +21.42% 2
North Wales - 1 £415 -
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 28 (93.33%) Linux
2 20 (66.67%) DevOps
3 17 (56.67%) Red Hat
4 16 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
5 13 (43.33%) Configuration Management
5 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (33.33%) Ruby
7 10 (33.33%) VMware
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) Java
8 9 (30.00%) Ansible
9 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
9 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (23.33%) Open Source
10 7 (23.33%) Line Management
10 7 (23.33%) Apache
10 7 (23.33%) RHCE
11 6 (20.00%) Python
11 6 (20.00%) HTTP
11 6 (20.00%) JBoss
11 6 (20.00%) Scrum
11 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 6 (20.00%) nginx
11 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (16.67%) PHP
12 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 6 (20.00%) JBoss
2 6 (20.00%) nginx
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) Jetty
3 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (3.33%) Liferay
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (6.67%) Google App Engine
4 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.33%) IaaS
5 1 (3.33%) PaaS
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) HTTP
2 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) SSL
3 4 (13.33%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) IPsec
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
4 2 (6.67%) FTP
5 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (13.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Redis
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Artifactory
3 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.67%) Hudson
3 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.33%) RSpec
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (10.00%) Electronics
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) LAMP
1 2 (6.67%) Servlets
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) Linux
2 16 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (10.00%) CentOS
4 2 (6.67%) Fedora
5 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) DevOps
2 13 (43.33%) Configuration Management
2 13 (43.33%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (23.33%) Open Source
4 7 (23.33%) Line Management
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Kanban
9 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.33%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Ruby
2 9 (30.00%) Java
3 8 (26.67%) Bash Shell
4 6 (20.00%) Python
5 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) Scala
7 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) RHCE
2 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.67%) Xen
2 2 (6.67%) vCloud
3 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (30.00%) Ansible
3 2 (6.67%) Salt
3 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Red Hat
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) Google
4 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) RightScale
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
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