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 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 60 57 114
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +57
Contract jobs citing Puppet 41 37 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.48% 2.50% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 37.96% 28.24% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 1
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£388 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +18.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +10.66%
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
108 131 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.53% 8.84% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 80 62
Average daily rate £341 £401 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.79% +23.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £17.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £22.00 £79.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +30.55%

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 September 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 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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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 0 40 £388 -6.62% 14
Bradford - - - -
Puppet
Yorkshire

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 46 (67.65%) Linux
2 38 (55.88%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (42.65%) DevOps
4 25 (36.76%) Splunk
4 25 (36.76%) Python
5 24 (35.29%) Configuration Management
6 18 (26.47%) Service Management
7 17 (25.00%) CentOS
8 15 (22.06%) Bash Shell
8 15 (22.06%) Ruby
8 15 (22.06%) VMware
9 14 (20.59%) Workflow
9 14 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (20.59%) Red Hat
10 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
10 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
11 12 (17.65%) Data Protection
11 12 (17.65%) MS Visio
11 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 12 (17.65%) Web Services
11 12 (17.65%) C++
11 12 (17.65%) Salt
12 11 (16.18%) PHP
12 11 (16.18%) NHS
12 11 (16.18%) Nagios
12 11 (16.18%) TDD
12 11 (16.18%) nginx
12 11 (16.18%) Redis

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 11 (16.18%) nginx
2 9 (13.24%) Node.js
3 7 (10.29%) Apache
4 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
1 12 (17.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.94%) Route 53
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.94%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) Firewall
2 4 (5.88%) LDAP
2 4 (5.88%) DNS
3 3 (4.41%) SSL
3 3 (4.41%) DHCP
3 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (16.18%) Redis
3 6 (8.82%) Riak
3 6 (8.82%) Couchbase
3 6 (8.82%) SimpleDB
3 6 (8.82%) MongoDB
3 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.41%) MySQL
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) Maven
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Architect
2 12 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
3 11 (16.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.41%) Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Head of Operations
9 2 (2.94%) Deployment Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) Web Services
2 6 (8.82%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.41%) Spring
3 3 (4.41%) HTML
3 3 (4.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.94%) J2EE
4 2 (2.94%) JSP
4 2 (2.94%) XML
4 2 (2.94%) XSD
4 2 (2.94%) REST
4 2 (2.94%) Spring MVC
4 2 (2.94%) jQuery
4 2 (2.94%) JPA
4 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.47%) HTML5
5 1 (1.47%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.47%) POSIX
5 1 (1.47%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) NHS
2 7 (10.29%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.41%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.41%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (67.65%) Linux
2 17 (25.00%) CentOS
3 7 (10.29%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.94%) UNIX
5 1 (1.47%) Windows
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) DevOps
2 24 (35.29%) Configuration Management
3 18 (26.47%) Service Management
4 14 (20.59%) Workflow
5 12 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 11 (16.18%) TDD
7 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (10.29%) Incident Management
10 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.41%) Scrum
10 3 (4.41%) RUP
10 3 (4.41%) DSDM
10 3 (4.41%) Quality Management
10 3 (4.41%) Data Architecture
10 3 (4.41%) QMS
10 3 (4.41%) BDD
11 2 (2.94%) MVC
11 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.76%) Python
2 15 (22.06%) Ruby
2 15 (22.06%) Bash Shell
3 12 (17.65%) C++
4 11 (16.18%) PHP
5 9 (13.24%) Java
6 4 (5.88%) SQL
6 4 (5.88%) Perl
7 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) XenServer
2 1 (1.47%) vSphere
2 1 (1.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 38 (55.88%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (17.65%) Salt
3 11 (16.18%) Nagios
4 3 (4.41%) Cobbler
4 3 (4.41%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.94%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Splunk
2 15 (22.06%) VMware
3 14 (20.59%) Red Hat
4 6 (8.82%) Oracle
5 5 (7.35%) Cisco
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) EnterpriseDB
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