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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 53 86 56
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -30
Contract jobs citing Puppet 66 19 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.32% 1.06% 2.83%
As % of the Systems Management category 40.00% 14.84% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 8 36
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £628 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +24.00%
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
165 128 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.31% 7.15% 10.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 68 77
Average daily rate £375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £20.63 £20.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +31.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.13 £15.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £74.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 66 £375 +15.38% 10
Puppet
Yorkshire

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 98 (92.45%) Opscode Chef
2 82 (77.36%) Linux
3 81 (76.42%) DevOps
4 77 (72.64%) Python
5 74 (69.81%) Configuration Management
6 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
6 63 (59.43%) Bash Shell
7 60 (56.60%) Ruby
8 44 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (40.57%) Apache
10 33 (31.13%) SQL
10 33 (31.13%) Jenkins
11 32 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
12 31 (29.25%) Java
12 31 (29.25%) Oracle
13 30 (28.30%) Ansible
14 29 (27.36%) UNIX
15 28 (26.42%) Amazon EC2
15 28 (26.42%) MongoDB
16 25 (23.58%) PHP
17 24 (22.64%) OpenStack
18 23 (21.70%) TDD
19 22 (20.75%) Tomcat
20 21 (19.81%) MySQL
21 20 (18.87%) Cobbler
22 19 (17.92%) Redis
23 18 (16.98%) Open Source
23 18 (16.98%) NoSQL
23 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
24 17 (16.04%) Tivoli

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 43 (40.57%) Apache
2 24 (22.64%) OpenStack
3 22 (20.75%) Tomcat
4 14 (13.21%) nginx
5 11 (10.38%) Node.js
6 8 (7.55%) WebSphere
7 7 (6.60%) IIS
7 7 (6.60%) Jetty
8 2 (1.89%) JBoss
9 1 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 32 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (26.42%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (11.32%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (7.55%) Route 53
4 8 (7.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (7.55%) Amazon S3
5 7 (6.60%) Google App Engine
5 7 (6.60%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.94%) SaaS
6 1 (0.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.26%) Firewall
2 11 (10.38%) Internet
3 8 (7.55%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.55%) DNS
4 7 (6.60%) IPsec
4 7 (6.60%) SSL
4 7 (6.60%) DHCP
4 7 (6.60%) FTP
4 7 (6.60%) HTTP
4 7 (6.60%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.42%) MongoDB
2 21 (19.81%) MySQL
3 19 (17.92%) Redis
4 18 (16.98%) NoSQL
5 12 (11.32%) Couchbase
5 12 (11.32%) SimpleDB
6 10 (9.43%) Riak
6 10 (9.43%) Hypertable
6 10 (9.43%) CouchDB
7 9 (8.49%) Relational Database
8 8 (7.55%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (5.66%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.77%) Hadoop
10 4 (3.77%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (31.13%) Jenkins
2 18 (16.98%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.43%) Fiddler
4 3 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (2.83%) Subversion
4 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.94%) JIRA
5 1 (0.94%) Hudson
General
1 8 (7.55%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.72%) Finance
3 1 (0.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (55.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (15.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 12 (11.32%) Developer
4 7 (6.60%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (6.60%) Platform Engineer
5 6 (5.66%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 6 (5.66%) Java Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Lead Java Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Lead Developer
5 6 (5.66%) Software Engineer
6 5 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (2.83%) DBA
7 3 (2.83%) SQL Developer
7 3 (2.83%) SQL DBA
8 2 (1.89%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (1.89%) Web Developer
8 2 (1.89%) Architect
9 1 (0.94%) Polyglot Developer
9 1 (0.94%) Cloud Architect
9 1 (0.94%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.32%) Servlets
2 11 (10.38%) Web Services
3 10 (9.43%) .NET
4 7 (6.60%) J2EE
5 6 (5.66%) POSIX
6 4 (3.77%) Memcached
6 4 (3.77%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (3.77%) LAMP
7 3 (2.83%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.98%) Open Source
2 11 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.83%) Replication
4 3 (2.83%) Clustering
5 2 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 82 (77.36%) Linux
2 29 (27.36%) UNIX
3 11 (10.38%) Windows
4 9 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.72%) CentOS
6 1 (0.94%) Fedora
6 1 (0.94%) SUSE
6 1 (0.94%) Debian
6 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (76.42%) DevOps
2 74 (69.81%) Configuration Management
3 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (21.70%) TDD
6 16 (15.09%) Software Engineering
7 12 (11.32%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (10.38%) Unit Testing
8 11 (10.38%) Automated Testing
9 8 (7.55%) Software Delivery
9 8 (7.55%) Kanban
10 7 (6.60%) Security Testing
10 7 (6.60%) Test Automation
11 6 (5.66%) Network Design
11 6 (5.66%) Performance Testing
11 6 (5.66%) E-Commerce
11 6 (5.66%) Service Management
12 4 (3.77%) Release Management
12 4 (3.77%) Data Management
12 4 (3.77%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 77 (72.64%) Python
2 63 (59.43%) Bash Shell
3 60 (56.60%) Ruby
4 33 (31.13%) SQL
5 31 (29.25%) Java
6 25 (23.58%) PHP
7 17 (16.04%) Shell Script
8 13 (12.26%) Perl
9 10 (9.43%) C
10 7 (6.60%) C++
11 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
12 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.94%) VB
13 1 (0.94%) C#
13 1 (0.94%) Groovy
13 1 (0.94%) Scala
13 1 (0.94%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (1.89%) Security Cleared
1 2 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (8.49%) KVM
2 9 (8.49%) QEMU
3 8 (7.55%) Xen
4 2 (1.89%) Docker
5 1 (0.94%) vSphere
5 1 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 98 (92.45%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (28.30%) Ansible
3 20 (18.87%) Cobbler
4 17 (16.04%) Tivoli
5 15 (14.15%) Salt
6 14 (13.21%) Graphite
7 10 (9.43%) CFEngine
7 10 (9.43%) Nagios
8 7 (6.60%) HAProxy
9 4 (3.77%) Opsview
9 4 (3.77%) Rundeck
10 3 (2.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (29.25%) Oracle
2 16 (15.09%) VMware
3 14 (13.21%) Splunk
4 13 (12.26%) Rackspace
5 11 (10.38%) SaltStack
6 10 (9.43%) Microsoft
7 7 (6.60%) Google
8 6 (5.66%) hybris
9 5 (4.72%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.77%) Riverbed
10 4 (3.77%) Tealeaf
11 1 (0.94%) Percona
11 1 (0.94%) EnterpriseDB
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