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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 47 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 27 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.99% 1.59% -
As % of the Systems Management category 42.19% 18.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.47 - £41.25
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
64 58 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.10% 8.36% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 45 20
Average daily rate £375 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £300 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -0.45%

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 August 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 August 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
West Wales +3 13 £450 -6.49% 2
South Wales -1 12 £390 +20.00%
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 41 (89.13%) Linux
2 28 (60.87%) DevOps
3 25 (54.35%) Red Hat
4 21 (45.65%) VMware
5 20 (43.48%) Jenkins
6 18 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (36.96%) Apache
8 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
8 15 (32.61%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (30.43%) Ansible
9 14 (30.43%) Java
9 14 (30.43%) nginx
10 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (26.09%) Ruby
11 12 (26.09%) Python
12 11 (23.91%) JBoss
12 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
12 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
12 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
13 10 (21.74%) WebSphere
14 9 (19.57%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (17.39%) Scrum
15 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (17.39%) Open Source
15 8 (17.39%) HTTP
16 7 (15.22%) Vagrant
17 6 (13.04%) MongoDB
17 6 (13.04%) Git (software)

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (36.96%) Apache
2 14 (30.43%) nginx
3 11 (23.91%) JBoss
4 10 (21.74%) WebSphere
5 6 (13.04%) WebLogic
6 5 (10.87%) IIS
6 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (10.87%) Jetty
6 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.17%) Liferay
7 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (6.52%) Google App Engine
3 3 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.17%) PaaS
4 1 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) HTTP
2 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.04%) DNS
2 6 (13.04%) SSL
3 3 (6.52%) DHCP
3 3 (6.52%) FTP
3 3 (6.52%) IPsec
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.70%) MySQL
2 4 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.17%) Redis
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.70%) Hudson
4 3 (6.52%) MSBuild
4 3 (6.52%) Artifactory
5 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.35%) Subversion
5 2 (4.35%) Maven
6 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.17%) JMeter
General
1 2 (4.35%) Electronics
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
1 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) Developer
4 3 (6.52%) DevOps Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (2.17%) Scala Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Servlets
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
1 4 (8.70%) J2EE
2 3 (6.52%) SOAP
2 3 (6.52%) Web Services
3 2 (4.35%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) LAMP
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (2.17%) Grails
4 1 (2.17%) OSGi
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Camel
4 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.17%) Spring
4 1 (2.17%) JSF
4 1 (2.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) DTV
1 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) CMDB
2 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 41 (89.13%) Linux
2 18 (39.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.52%) CentOS
3 3 (6.52%) UNIX
4 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Windows
5 1 (2.17%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) DevOps
2 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
4 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (17.39%) Open Source
6 8 (17.39%) Scrum
7 5 (10.87%) Software Delivery
7 5 (10.87%) Line Management
8 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.52%) TDD
9 2 (4.35%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
9 2 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.35%) ITIL
9 2 (4.35%) Coaching
9 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.17%) OO
10 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) Java
2 12 (26.09%) Ruby
2 12 (26.09%) Python
3 11 (23.91%) Bash Shell
4 3 (6.52%) Perl
5 2 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) Groovy
6 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.17%) Scala
6 1 (2.17%) Jython
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) Xen
3 2 (4.35%) vCloud
3 2 (4.35%) Docker
4 1 (2.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 15 (32.61%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (30.43%) Ansible
3 7 (15.22%) Vagrant
4 2 (4.35%) Salt
5 1 (2.17%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Red Hat
2 21 (45.65%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) Google
5 3 (6.52%) SaltStack
6 2 (4.35%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco
7 1 (2.17%) RightScale
7 1 (2.17%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
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