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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 79 87 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Puppet 63 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.11% 1.11% 1.47%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.39% 17.11% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 19 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - £45.00
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
230 152 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.69% 6.52% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 92 146
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 7
Average hourly rate £19.51 £15.50 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.88% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.58 £25.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -10.84%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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
West Yorkshire +6 51 £375 -6.25% 20
North Yorkshire - 6 £400 - 3
South Yorkshire -11 5 £475 +58.33% 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

1 132 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 127 (82.47%) Linux
3 104 (67.53%) DevOps
4 80 (51.95%) Configuration Management
5 79 (51.30%) Bash Shell
6 77 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 74 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
7 74 (48.05%) Python
8 65 (42.21%) Continuous Integration
9 56 (36.36%) Ruby
10 54 (35.06%) Java
11 48 (31.17%) SQL
12 47 (30.52%) MongoDB
13 43 (27.92%) Apache
14 40 (25.97%) UNIX
14 40 (25.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 39 (25.32%) Git (software)
16 37 (24.03%) Open Source
17 36 (23.38%) Tomcat
18 32 (20.78%) NoSQL
19 31 (20.13%) Amazon AWS
19 31 (20.13%) Ansible
20 28 (18.18%) TDD
21 27 (17.53%) VMware
21 27 (17.53%) Windows
21 27 (17.53%) Red Hat
21 27 (17.53%) Splunk
22 26 (16.88%) Amazon EC2
22 26 (16.88%) Salt
23 25 (16.23%) Cloud Computing

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 43 (27.92%) Apache
2 36 (23.38%) Tomcat
3 23 (14.94%) OpenStack
4 20 (12.99%) Node.js
5 17 (11.04%) nginx
6 15 (9.74%) IIS
7 14 (9.09%) JBoss
8 9 (5.84%) WebSphere
8 9 (5.84%) Jetty
9 5 (3.25%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.65%) Drupal
10 1 (0.65%) Confluence
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (1.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (20.13%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (16.88%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (16.23%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (5.84%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (5.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (5.19%) Google App Engine
5 8 (5.19%) Amazon S3
5 8 (5.19%) Route 53
6 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (2.60%) IaaS
8 3 (1.95%) SaaS
9 2 (1.30%) PaaS
9 2 (1.30%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.94%) TCP/IP
2 17 (11.04%) Firewall
3 15 (9.74%) DNS
4 12 (7.79%) Internet
5 10 (6.49%) HTTP
6 9 (5.84%) SSL
7 8 (5.19%) DHCP
7 8 (5.19%) FTP
7 8 (5.19%) IPsec
8 7 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (2.60%) WAN
10 1 (0.65%) DMZ
10 1 (0.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (30.52%) MongoDB
2 32 (20.78%) NoSQL
3 24 (15.58%) MySQL
4 23 (14.94%) Redis
5 14 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (8.44%) CouchDB
7 12 (7.79%) Hadoop
8 11 (7.14%) Relational Database
9 9 (5.84%) SimpleDB
9 9 (5.84%) Couchbase
10 8 (5.19%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (5.19%) SQL Server
11 7 (4.55%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.95%) Hypertable
12 3 (1.95%) Riak
13 1 (0.65%) Big Data
13 1 (0.65%) HBase
13 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 77 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 39 (25.32%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.55%) Subversion
4 5 (3.25%) JIRA
5 4 (2.60%) Selenium
5 4 (2.60%) Maven
5 4 (2.60%) Artifactory
6 3 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.95%) Hudson
6 3 (1.95%) JUnit
6 3 (1.95%) Fiddler
6 3 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.30%) MSI
8 1 (0.65%) JMeter
8 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.65%) PVCS
8 1 (0.65%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (5.84%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.25%) Finance
3 4 (2.60%) Games
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (44.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (11.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 16 (10.39%) Developer
4 10 (6.49%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (5.84%) Software Engineer
6 8 (5.19%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (5.19%) Platform Engineer
7 7 (4.55%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 7 (4.55%) Architect
7 7 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 6 (3.90%) Lead Developer
8 6 (3.90%) Lead Java Developer
8 6 (3.90%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (2.60%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (1.95%) Administrator
10 3 (1.95%) SQL Developer
10 3 (1.95%) SQL DBA
10 3 (1.95%) DBA
10 3 (1.95%) Analyst
10 3 (1.95%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (15.58%) RabbitMQ
2 16 (10.39%) .NET
2 16 (10.39%) Web Services
3 14 (9.09%) Servlets
4 13 (8.44%) Kafka
5 12 (7.79%) LAMP
6 11 (7.14%) J2EE
6 11 (7.14%) Memcached
7 7 (4.55%) POSIX
8 4 (2.60%) Java EE
9 3 (1.95%) MCollective
10 2 (1.30%) jQuery
10 2 (1.30%) HTML
11 1 (0.65%) CSS
11 1 (0.65%) Symfony
11 1 (0.65%) Middleware
11 1 (0.65%) HTML5
11 1 (0.65%) CSS3
11 1 (0.65%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.19%) Private Cloud
1 8 (5.19%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.60%) Online Games
3 4 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.60%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.60%) Clustering
4 3 (1.95%) Replication
5 1 (0.65%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.65%) Tandem
5 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 127 (82.47%) Linux
2 40 (25.97%) UNIX
2 40 (25.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (17.53%) Windows
4 24 (15.58%) CentOS
5 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.30%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.30%) Debian
6 2 (1.30%) Solaris
7 1 (0.65%) SUSE
7 1 (0.65%) Fedora
7 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (67.53%) DevOps
2 80 (51.95%) Configuration Management
3 74 (48.05%) Agile Software Development
4 65 (42.21%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (24.03%) Open Source
6 28 (18.18%) TDD
7 20 (12.99%) Continuous Delivery
8 19 (12.34%) Data Management
9 12 (7.79%) Automated Testing
9 12 (7.79%) Software Engineering
9 12 (7.79%) Unit Testing
10 10 (6.49%) E-Commerce
11 9 (5.84%) Scrum
11 9 (5.84%) Software Delivery
11 9 (5.84%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.19%) SDLC
12 8 (5.19%) Kanban
13 7 (4.55%) Service Management
13 7 (4.55%) Performance Testing
13 7 (4.55%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (51.30%) Bash Shell
2 74 (48.05%) Python
3 56 (36.36%) Ruby
4 54 (35.06%) Java
5 48 (31.17%) SQL
6 22 (14.29%) PHP
7 19 (12.34%) Shell Script
8 16 (10.39%) JavaScript
9 11 (7.14%) Perl
9 11 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.25%) C#
11 3 (1.95%) C++
11 3 (1.95%) C
11 3 (1.95%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.30%) Scala
12 2 (1.30%) Go
13 1 (0.65%) Clojure
13 1 (0.65%) Groovy
13 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.60%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (10.39%) Docker
3 14 (9.09%) vCloud
4 11 (7.14%) KVM
5 10 (6.49%) Xen
5 10 (6.49%) QEMU
6 6 (3.90%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.30%) vSphere
8 1 (0.65%) Varnish
8 1 (0.65%) Corosync
8 1 (0.65%) Squid
8 1 (0.65%) XenServer
8 1 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 132 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (20.13%) Ansible
3 26 (16.88%) Salt
4 24 (15.58%) Graphite
5 20 (12.99%) Cobbler
6 18 (11.69%) Tivoli
7 11 (7.14%) Rundeck
7 11 (7.14%) Opsview
8 8 (5.19%) HAProxy
9 4 (2.60%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.95%) CFEngine
10 3 (1.95%) Nagios
10 3 (1.95%) SCCM
10 3 (1.95%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.65%) SCOM
11 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (17.53%) Red Hat
1 27 (17.53%) VMware
1 27 (17.53%) Splunk
2 25 (16.23%) Oracle
3 23 (14.94%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.14%) Google
4 11 (7.14%) Riverbed
4 11 (7.14%) Tealeaf
5 10 (6.49%) Rackspace
6 7 (4.55%) hybris
7 5 (3.25%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.95%) Apple
8 3 (1.95%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.95%) Cisco
8 3 (1.95%) Juniper
9 2 (1.30%) webMethods
9 2 (1.30%) Percona
9 2 (1.30%) F5
9 2 (1.30%) Software AG
10 1 (0.65%) EnterpriseDB
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