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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 47 87 80
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -7
Contract jobs citing Puppet 70 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.57% 0.95% 1.04%
As % of the Systems Management category 44.30% 11.56% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 9 14
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £622 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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
158 147 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.05% 8.21% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 80 55
Average daily rate £363 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £213 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £447 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% +24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +16.27%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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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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 +31 70 £350 +9.37% 6
Puppet
Yorkshire

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 104 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 92 (78.63%) Linux
3 89 (76.07%) DevOps
4 88 (75.21%) Python
5 82 (70.09%) Configuration Management
6 77 (65.81%) Ruby
7 76 (64.96%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (53.85%) Bash Shell
9 48 (41.03%) Apache
10 44 (37.61%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (32.48%) SQL
12 35 (29.91%) PHP
12 35 (29.91%) Oracle
13 33 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
13 33 (28.21%) MongoDB
14 32 (27.35%) Ansible
14 32 (27.35%) Java
15 29 (24.79%) UNIX
16 28 (23.93%) Amazon EC2
16 28 (23.93%) Jenkins
17 27 (23.08%) OpenStack
18 22 (18.80%) Cobbler
19 21 (17.95%) TDD
19 21 (17.95%) Shell Script
20 20 (17.09%) Tivoli
20 20 (17.09%) MySQL
20 20 (17.09%) Software Engineering
20 20 (17.09%) Splunk
21 19 (16.24%) Graphite
22 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 48 (41.03%) Apache
2 27 (23.08%) OpenStack
3 15 (12.82%) Tomcat
4 12 (10.26%) nginx
4 12 (10.26%) Node.js
5 8 (6.84%) WebSphere
6 7 (5.98%) Jetty
6 7 (5.98%) IIS
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 33 (28.21%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (23.93%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (5.98%) Google App Engine
4 7 (5.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (5.13%) Amazon S3
5 6 (5.13%) Route 53
6 2 (1.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.85%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.97%) Firewall
2 12 (10.26%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.55%) DNS
3 10 (8.55%) SSL
4 9 (7.69%) DHCP
5 8 (6.84%) Internet
5 8 (6.84%) HTTP
6 7 (5.98%) FTP
6 7 (5.98%) IPsec
7 4 (3.42%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.21%) MongoDB
2 20 (17.09%) MySQL
3 18 (15.38%) Redis
4 17 (14.53%) Riak
5 16 (13.68%) Hypertable
5 16 (13.68%) NoSQL
5 16 (13.68%) CouchDB
6 11 (9.40%) SimpleDB
6 11 (9.40%) Couchbase
7 6 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.71%) Big Data
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (23.93%) Jenkins
2 16 (13.68%) Fiddler
3 11 (9.40%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) RSpec
4 1 (0.85%) Hudson
4 1 (0.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 6 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.71%) Finance
3 1 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (58.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (15.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (7.69%) Developer
4 6 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (5.13%) Lead Developer
4 6 (5.13%) Java Developer
4 6 (5.13%) Lead Java Developer
5 5 (4.27%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (4.27%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (3.42%) Software Engineer
7 3 (2.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 2 (1.71%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (1.71%) DevOps Specialist
8 2 (1.71%) Architect
8 2 (1.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (1.71%) Administrator
8 2 (1.71%) Web Developer
8 2 (1.71%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (0.85%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (0.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.26%) Servlets
2 10 (8.55%) Web Services
3 7 (5.98%) .NET
3 7 (5.98%) J2EE
4 3 (2.56%) LAMP
4 3 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.71%) Memcached
5 2 (1.71%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.71%) POSIX
6 1 (0.85%) Middleware
6 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Open Source
1 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.98%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.42%) Clustering
3 4 (3.42%) User Experience
4 2 (1.71%) NHS
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 92 (78.63%) Linux
2 29 (24.79%) UNIX
3 8 (6.84%) Windows
3 8 (6.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.42%) CentOS
5 3 (2.56%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.85%) SUSE
7 1 (0.85%) Debian
7 1 (0.85%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (76.07%) DevOps
2 82 (70.09%) Configuration Management
3 76 (64.96%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (37.61%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (17.95%) TDD
6 20 (17.09%) Software Engineering
7 13 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (10.26%) Software Delivery
8 12 (10.26%) Unit Testing
9 11 (9.40%) Automated Testing
10 7 (5.98%) Load Balancing
11 6 (5.13%) Kanban
12 5 (4.27%) Test Automation
12 5 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (3.42%) Security Testing
13 4 (3.42%) Incident Management
13 4 (3.42%) Scrum
13 4 (3.42%) E-Commerce
14 3 (2.56%) RUP
14 3 (2.56%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 88 (75.21%) Python
2 77 (65.81%) Ruby
3 63 (53.85%) Bash Shell
4 38 (32.48%) SQL
5 35 (29.91%) PHP
6 32 (27.35%) Java
7 21 (17.95%) Shell Script
8 16 (13.68%) C
9 12 (10.26%) Perl
10 10 (8.55%) C++
11 4 (3.42%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.85%) C#
12 1 (0.85%) VB
12 1 (0.85%) Groovy
12 1 (0.85%) Scala
12 1 (0.85%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 4 (3.42%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 16 (13.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.69%) QEMU
2 9 (7.69%) KVM
3 8 (6.84%) Xen
4 2 (1.71%) Docker
5 1 (0.85%) iptables
5 1 (0.85%) XenServer
5 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 104 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (27.35%) Ansible
3 22 (18.80%) Cobbler
4 20 (17.09%) Tivoli
5 19 (16.24%) Graphite
6 18 (15.38%) Nagios
7 16 (13.68%) CFEngine
8 14 (11.97%) Salt
9 5 (4.27%) HAProxy
10 2 (1.71%) Opsview
Vendors
1 35 (29.91%) Oracle
2 20 (17.09%) Splunk
3 17 (14.53%) SaltStack
4 16 (13.68%) VMware
5 15 (12.82%) Rackspace
6 7 (5.98%) Google
6 7 (5.98%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.27%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.71%) hybris
8 2 (1.71%) Tealeaf
8 2 (1.71%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.71%) Percona
9 1 (0.85%) EnterpriseDB
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Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
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