The first table below looks at the demand for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 91 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 17 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.94% 1.06% -
As % of the Systems Management category 11.81% 16.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 0
Average daily rate £320 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £353
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
144 86 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.99% 6.49% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 49 98
Average daily rate £300 £325 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -32.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.10 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £22.50 £22.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Puppet
Yorkshire

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -15 16 £320 +16.36% 6
Puppet
Yorkshire

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 22 (66.67%) Python
2 20 (60.61%) Linux
3 18 (54.55%) nginx
4 17 (51.52%) Splunk
4 17 (51.52%) Ruby
5 14 (42.42%) Ubuntu
6 11 (33.33%) NHS
7 10 (30.30%) Service Management
7 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (27.27%) Node.js
8 9 (27.27%) PHP
8 9 (27.27%) .NET
9 8 (24.24%) Apache
9 8 (24.24%) Windows
9 8 (24.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (24.24%) CentOS
9 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
10 7 (21.21%) Firewall
10 7 (21.21%) Cisco
11 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
11 6 (18.18%) HTML
11 6 (18.18%) Java
11 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
11 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
11 6 (18.18%) Workflow
11 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (18.18%) TeamCity
11 6 (18.18%) PowerShell

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 18 (54.55%) nginx
2 9 (27.27%) Node.js
3 8 (24.24%) Apache
4 2 (6.06%) LiveCycle
5 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Redis
1 5 (15.15%) Riak
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) TeamCity
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Subversion
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (24.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Architect
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Technical Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Change Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Contracts Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) HTML
2 6 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (15.15%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) YAML
4 3 (9.09%) JSON
4 3 (9.09%) Web Services
4 3 (9.09%) XML
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.06%) RESTful
6 1 (3.03%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (3.03%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) Ajax
6 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) NHS
2 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) Reference Data
3 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 3 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 14 (42.42%) Ubuntu
3 8 (24.24%) Windows
3 8 (24.24%) CentOS
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Service Management
2 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Workflow
3 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.12%) Quality Management
4 4 (12.12%) Validation
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) TDD
4 4 (12.12%) QMS
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.09%) Data Architecture
5 3 (9.09%) DSDM
5 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) Python
2 17 (51.52%) Ruby
3 9 (27.27%) PHP
4 8 (24.24%) Bash Shell
5 6 (18.18%) Java
5 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 5 (15.15%) SQL
7 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
8 3 (9.09%) C++
9 2 (6.06%) C#
9 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
9 2 (6.06%) R
10 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) XenServer
1 1 (3.03%) Xen
1 1 (3.03%) Varnish
1 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (18.18%) Capistrano
2 6 (18.18%) HAProxy
3 4 (12.12%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Splunk
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Adobe
5 1 (3.03%) EnterpriseDB
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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