The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 65 77 102
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Contract jobs citing Puppet 28 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.65% 1.72% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.18% 17.31% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £414 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +18.21%
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
Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
103 156 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.08% 9.96% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 88 70
Average daily rate £325 £363 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +8.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £125 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Average hourly rate £9.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.09% +12.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-6.02% +6.41%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +11 28 £400 -3.61% 14
Bradford - - - - 1
Puppet
Yorkshire

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 37 (75.51%) Linux
2 27 (55.10%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (44.90%) Python
4 19 (38.78%) Splunk
5 18 (36.73%) DevOps
6 16 (32.65%) Service Management
7 15 (30.61%) CentOS
8 13 (26.53%) VMware
8 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (24.49%) Data Protection
9 12 (24.49%) Workflow
9 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
9 12 (24.49%) MS Visio
10 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (20.41%) nginx
11 10 (20.41%) Bash Shell
11 10 (20.41%) Salt
11 10 (20.41%) Redis
11 10 (20.41%) Web Services
11 10 (20.41%) C++
11 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
11 10 (20.41%) Ruby
12 9 (18.37%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (18.37%) TDD
12 9 (18.37%) NHS
12 9 (18.37%) Nagios
12 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
12 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
13 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
14 7 (14.29%) Ubuntu

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (20.41%) nginx
2 7 (14.29%) Node.js
3 6 (12.24%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
1 12 (24.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
3 1 (2.04%) SSL
3 1 (2.04%) DHCP
3 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) Redis
2 9 (18.37%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (12.24%) Riak
4 5 (10.20%) Couchbase
4 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
4 5 (10.20%) NoSQL
4 5 (10.20%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Maven
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (12.24%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Architect
2 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (18.37%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (16.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.08%) Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Linux Support
8 1 (2.04%) Applications Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Head of Operations
8 1 (2.04%) Web Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Web Services
2 6 (12.24%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.04%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.04%) Spring
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) HTML5
3 1 (2.04%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) NHS
2 5 (10.20%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Reference Data
4 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Linux
2 15 (30.61%) CentOS
3 7 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) DevOps
2 16 (32.65%) Service Management
3 12 (24.49%) Data Protection
3 12 (24.49%) Workflow
4 9 (18.37%) TDD
4 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.12%) Quality Management
8 3 (6.12%) QMS
8 3 (6.12%) Data Architecture
8 3 (6.12%) Data Modelling
8 3 (6.12%) BDD
9 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.90%) Python
2 10 (20.41%) Bash Shell
2 10 (20.41%) C++
2 10 (20.41%) Ruby
3 7 (14.29%) PHP
4 4 (8.16%) Perl
5 2 (4.08%) Java
6 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (55.10%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (20.41%) Salt
3 9 (18.37%) Nagios
4 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.04%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Splunk
2 13 (26.53%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) HP
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £240 - £280 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 17 days ago