The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 47 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 78 37 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.16% 1.67% -
As % of the Systems Management category 39.59% 23.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 55 31 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £415 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £415 £360
% change year-on-year
- +15.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +78.57%
Puppet
England

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

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
197 155 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.99% 6.98% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 101 75
Average daily rate £350 £388 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +18.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.80 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.92 £18.80 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.94 £23.20 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.44% +22.10%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Puppet across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Puppet
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Puppet across the Yorkshire region.

Puppet Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Puppet
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Puppet across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Puppet Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
West Yorkshire +23 71 £350 -15.66% 16
South Yorkshire - 4 - - 3
North Yorkshire -1 2 £325 - 10
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 69 (65.09%) Linux
2 67 (63.21%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (48.11%) Configuration Management
4 50 (47.17%) DevOps
5 38 (35.85%) Ruby
6 34 (32.08%) Python
7 30 (28.30%) Oracle
7 30 (28.30%) Splunk
8 28 (26.42%) Bash Shell
8 28 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (25.47%) Java
10 24 (22.64%) Red Hat
11 21 (19.81%) VMware
12 20 (18.87%) PHP
13 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
14 18 (16.98%) SC Cleared
14 18 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (16.04%) Apache
15 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (16.04%) TDD
16 16 (15.09%) Web Services
16 16 (15.09%) C++
16 16 (15.09%) SQL
17 15 (14.15%) LDAP
17 15 (14.15%) Nagios
17 15 (14.15%) Software Engineering
17 15 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (14.15%) Node.js
17 15 (14.15%) MongoDB
17 15 (14.15%) Salt

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (16.04%) Apache
2 15 (14.15%) Node.js
3 12 (11.32%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.55%) nginx
5 7 (6.60%) OpenStack
6 4 (3.77%) JBoss
6 4 (3.77%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.94%) CMS
7 1 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.94%) IIS
7 1 (0.94%) Jetty
7 1 (0.94%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 12 (11.32%) MS Visio
1 12 (11.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.72%) Amazon S3
3 5 (4.72%) Route 53
4 2 (1.89%) IaaS
5 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.15%) LDAP
2 10 (9.43%) DNS
3 9 (8.49%) DHCP
4 7 (6.60%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.72%) SSL
6 3 (2.83%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.83%) Internet
7 2 (1.89%) Firewall
8 1 (0.94%) HTTP
8 1 (0.94%) SAN
8 1 (0.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (14.15%) MongoDB
3 14 (13.21%) Redis
4 9 (8.49%) MySQL
4 9 (8.49%) Oracle Database
5 8 (7.55%) Couchbase
5 8 (7.55%) SimpleDB
5 8 (7.55%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.66%) Riak
7 5 (4.72%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.83%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.89%) Hypertable
10 2 (1.89%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.77%) RSpec
3 3 (2.83%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.89%) Fiddler
4 2 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.94%) Maven
5 1 (0.94%) Hudson
General
1 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.94%) Games
2 1 (0.94%) Retail
2 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (25.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (12.26%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (11.32%) Infrastructure Architect
3 12 (11.32%) Architect
3 12 (11.32%) Software Engineer
4 11 (10.38%) Analyst
4 11 (10.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Deployment Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Administrator
8 4 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 4 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.83%) Technical Support
9 3 (2.83%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.09%) Web Services
2 6 (5.66%) Hibernate
2 6 (5.66%) Spring
3 5 (4.72%) J2EE
4 4 (3.77%) Spring MVC
5 3 (2.83%) HTML
6 2 (1.89%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.89%) REST
6 2 (1.89%) jQuery
6 2 (1.89%) JPA
6 2 (1.89%) JSP
6 2 (1.89%) XML
6 2 (1.89%) XSD
6 2 (1.89%) POSIX
7 1 (0.94%) LAMP
7 1 (0.94%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.94%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.94%) Java EE
7 1 (0.94%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.43%) Client/Server
2 8 (7.55%) NHS
3 4 (3.77%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.83%) User Experience
4 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) Replication
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 69 (65.09%) Linux
2 14 (13.21%) CentOS
3 11 (10.38%) UNIX
4 7 (6.60%) Windows
5 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.77%) Solaris
5 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.89%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.94%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.11%) Configuration Management
2 50 (47.17%) DevOps
3 17 (16.04%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.04%) TDD
4 15 (14.15%) Software Engineering
5 13 (12.26%) Service Management
6 12 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.32%) Data Protection
6 12 (11.32%) Workflow
7 11 (10.38%) Incident Management
8 7 (6.60%) BDD
9 6 (5.66%) Load Balancing
9 6 (5.66%) ITIL
10 4 (3.77%) Test Automation
10 4 (3.77%) Kanban
10 4 (3.77%) DSDM
10 4 (3.77%) RUP
10 4 (3.77%) BCP
10 4 (3.77%) Scrum
10 4 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 38 (35.85%) Ruby
2 34 (32.08%) Python
3 28 (26.42%) Bash Shell
4 27 (25.47%) Java
5 20 (18.87%) PHP
6 16 (15.09%) C++
6 16 (15.09%) SQL
7 14 (13.21%) Shell Script
8 11 (10.38%) Perl
9 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.89%) C
10 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.94%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.98%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.83%) Degree
4 1 (0.94%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.72%) vSphere
3 4 (3.77%) vCloud
3 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.94%) Xen
4 1 (0.94%) Varnish
4 1 (0.94%) XenServer
4 1 (0.94%) Corosync
4 1 (0.94%) KVM
Systems Management
1 67 (63.21%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (14.15%) Nagios
2 15 (14.15%) Salt
3 8 (7.55%) Cobbler
3 8 (7.55%) Tivoli
4 5 (4.72%) HAProxy
5 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Satellite
5 4 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (3.77%) ZABBIX
5 4 (3.77%) SCOM
5 4 (3.77%) EMC Navisphere
5 4 (3.77%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.89%) Ansible
6 2 (1.89%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.94%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 30 (28.30%) Oracle
1 30 (28.30%) Splunk
2 24 (22.64%) Red Hat
3 21 (19.81%) VMware
4 6 (5.66%) Cisco
5 5 (4.72%) NetApp
5 5 (4.72%) EMC
6 4 (3.77%) SaltStack
6 4 (3.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.77%) Symantec
6 4 (3.77%) McAfee
7 2 (1.89%) Percona
8 1 (0.94%) HP
8 1 (0.94%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.94%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.94%) Rackspace
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