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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 59 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 42 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.53% 0.97% -
As % of the Systems Management category 32.81% 16.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 28 8 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
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
128 89 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.71% 5.77% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 46 52
Average daily rate £363 £320 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £16.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
Leeds +15 41 £363 +13.28% 8
Bradford - - - -
Puppet
Yorkshire

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 85 (70.25%) Linux
2 84 (69.42%) DevOps
3 80 (66.12%) Opscode Chef
4 70 (57.85%) Ruby
5 68 (56.20%) Configuration Management
6 62 (51.24%) Python
7 45 (37.19%) Splunk
8 42 (34.71%) PHP
9 40 (33.06%) Oracle
9 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (32.23%) Bash Shell
11 32 (26.45%) MongoDB
11 32 (26.45%) SQL
11 32 (26.45%) Apache
12 29 (23.97%) Java
12 29 (23.97%) Nagios
12 29 (23.97%) PostgreSQL
13 22 (18.18%) Software Engineering
13 22 (18.18%) Graphite
14 20 (16.53%) Security Cleared
14 20 (16.53%) UNIX
15 19 (15.70%) Red Hat
15 19 (15.70%) Riak
16 18 (14.88%) Redis
16 18 (14.88%) Shell Script
17 17 (14.05%) SC Cleared
17 17 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (14.05%) SaltStack
18 16 (13.22%) Cobbler
18 16 (13.22%) Node.js

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 32 (26.45%) Apache
2 16 (13.22%) Node.js
3 15 (12.40%) OpenStack
4 7 (5.79%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.13%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.40%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.74%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.96%) Route 53
3 6 (4.96%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
4 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.40%) LDAP
2 7 (5.79%) TCP/IP
3 5 (4.13%) DNS
3 5 (4.13%) SSL
4 4 (3.31%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (3.31%) Internet
4 4 (3.31%) DHCP
5 2 (1.65%) Firewall
6 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.45%) MongoDB
2 29 (23.97%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (15.70%) Riak
4 18 (14.88%) Redis
5 16 (13.22%) MySQL
6 15 (12.40%) CouchDB
6 15 (12.40%) Hypertable
7 11 (9.09%) NoSQL
8 9 (7.44%) Couchbase
8 9 (7.44%) SimpleDB
9 8 (6.61%) Oracle Database
10 6 (4.96%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (2.48%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.83%) Big Data
12 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (12.40%) Fiddler
2 10 (8.26%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.44%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.13%) RSpec
5 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (47.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (9.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 11 (9.09%) Analyst
4 9 (7.44%) Support Analyst
5 6 (4.96%) Software Engineer
6 5 (4.13%) Developer
6 5 (4.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (3.31%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (3.31%) Deployment Analyst
7 4 (3.31%) Java Developer
7 4 (3.31%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (2.48%) Administrator
8 3 (2.48%) Technical Support
8 3 (2.48%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (2.48%) Architect
8 3 (2.48%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (2.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (2.48%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 3 (2.48%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (1.65%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.61%) Web Services
2 5 (4.13%) J2EE
2 5 (4.13%) Hibernate
2 5 (4.13%) Spring
3 4 (3.31%) Spring MVC
4 3 (2.48%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (2.48%) LAMP
5 2 (1.65%) REST
5 2 (1.65%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.65%) jQuery
5 2 (1.65%) JPA
5 2 (1.65%) POSIX
5 2 (1.65%) XML
5 2 (1.65%) XSD
5 2 (1.65%) JSP
5 2 (1.65%) HTML
6 1 (0.83%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.83%) Java EE
6 1 (0.83%) Memcached
6 1 (0.83%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.26%) Client/Server
3 9 (7.44%) NHS
4 4 (3.31%) User Experience
5 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.65%) Clustering
6 2 (1.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 85 (70.25%) Linux
2 20 (16.53%) UNIX
3 14 (11.57%) CentOS
4 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.96%) Windows
5 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.65%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (69.42%) DevOps
2 68 (56.20%) Configuration Management
3 40 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 14 (11.57%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.92%) Incident Management
7 11 (9.09%) TDD
7 11 (9.09%) Workflow
7 11 (9.09%) Service Management
8 7 (5.79%) Load Balancing
9 6 (4.96%) Scrum
9 6 (4.96%) DSDM
9 6 (4.96%) RUP
10 5 (4.13%) Test Automation
10 5 (4.13%) Kanban
10 5 (4.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (3.31%) Security Testing
11 4 (3.31%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.31%) SOA
12 3 (2.48%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 70 (57.85%) Ruby
2 62 (51.24%) Python
3 42 (34.71%) PHP
4 39 (32.23%) Bash Shell
5 32 (26.45%) SQL
6 29 (23.97%) Java
7 18 (14.88%) Shell Script
8 15 (12.40%) C
9 13 (10.74%) C++
10 9 (7.44%) Perl
11 4 (3.31%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (16.53%) Security Cleared
2 17 (14.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.31%) Degree
4 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.83%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.65%) vSphere
2 2 (1.65%) Xen
2 2 (1.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 80 (66.12%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (23.97%) Nagios
3 22 (18.18%) Graphite
4 16 (13.22%) Cobbler
5 15 (12.40%) Tivoli
5 15 (12.40%) CFEngine
5 15 (12.40%) Ansible
6 10 (8.26%) Salt
7 5 (4.13%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.83%) Opsview
Vendors
1 45 (37.19%) Splunk
2 40 (33.06%) Oracle
3 19 (15.70%) Red Hat
4 17 (14.05%) SaltStack
5 7 (5.79%) Rackspace
6 6 (4.96%) VMware
7 2 (1.65%) Percona
7 2 (1.65%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.83%) Cisco
8 1 (0.83%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.83%) Tealeaf
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