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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 30 82 99
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +17
Contract jobs citing Puppet 150 43 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.15% 1.72% 0.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 42.13% 26.38% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 29 12
Average daily rate £450 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
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
356 163 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.23% 6.53% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 102 88
Average daily rate £450 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £314 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £442 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.72 £13.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.19% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.00 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +39 121 £432 +19.03% 22
South Yorkshire - 21 £475 - 7
North Yorkshire +3 1 £425 +14.09% 2
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 206 (82.73%) DevOps
2 171 (68.67%) Jenkins
3 169 (67.87%) Linux
4 165 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (57.43%) Java
6 101 (40.56%) Git (software)
7 97 (38.96%) Opscode Chef
8 89 (35.74%) Maven
8 89 (35.74%) Security Cleared
9 85 (34.14%) Continuous Integration
10 83 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 81 (32.53%) SC Cleared
12 73 (29.32%) Amazon AWS
13 71 (28.51%) Bash Shell
14 70 (28.11%) VMware
15 66 (26.51%) Ruby
16 58 (23.29%) JIRA
17 56 (22.49%) VMware Infrastructure
17 56 (22.49%) Python
18 53 (21.29%) Open Source
19 51 (20.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 51 (20.48%) Microservices
20 50 (20.08%) Ansible
21 48 (19.28%) Confluence
22 47 (18.88%) Docker
23 46 (18.47%) SonarQube
23 46 (18.47%) Atlassian
24 42 (16.87%) Selenium
24 42 (16.87%) Perl
25 40 (16.06%) CentOS

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 48 (19.28%) Confluence
2 35 (14.06%) Apache
3 32 (12.85%) OpenStack
4 30 (12.05%) nginx
4 30 (12.05%) Tomcat
5 23 (9.24%) IIS
6 17 (6.83%) Node.js
7 15 (6.02%) JBoss
8 14 (5.62%) Jetty
8 14 (5.62%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.41%) CloudStack
10 4 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 73 (29.32%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (8.03%) Amazon EC2
2 20 (8.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (7.63%) Google App Engine
3 19 (7.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (7.23%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (5.22%) GitHub
6 12 (4.82%) PaaS
7 11 (4.42%) IaaS
7 11 (4.42%) SaaS
8 5 (2.01%) Google Analytics
9 3 (1.20%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.44%) HTTP
1 26 (10.44%) TCP/IP
2 21 (8.43%) DNS
3 19 (7.63%) SSL
4 15 (6.02%) DHCP
4 15 (6.02%) IPsec
5 14 (5.62%) FTP
6 8 (3.21%) Internet
7 5 (2.01%) Firewall
7 5 (2.01%) NAS
7 5 (2.01%) SAN
8 3 (1.20%) IMAP
8 3 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (1.20%) LAN
8 3 (1.20%) SMTP
8 3 (1.20%) SNMP
8 3 (1.20%) WAN
9 2 (0.80%) LDAP
9 2 (0.80%) POP3
10 1 (0.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.25%) MongoDB
2 19 (7.63%) MySQL
3 17 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.22%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.02%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.61%) CouchDB
6 9 (3.61%) Redis
6 9 (3.61%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.01%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.61%) Riak
9 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.80%) InfluxDB
10 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.40%) Big Data
10 1 (0.40%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.40%) HBase
10 1 (0.40%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 171 (68.67%) Jenkins
2 101 (40.56%) Git (software)
3 89 (35.74%) Maven
4 58 (23.29%) JIRA
5 46 (18.47%) SonarQube
6 42 (16.87%) Selenium
7 32 (12.85%) JUnit
8 29 (11.65%) Liquibase
9 22 (8.84%) Appium
9 22 (8.84%) Mocha
9 22 (8.84%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (6.02%) Artifactory
11 13 (5.22%) Cucumber
12 12 (4.82%) GitLab
13 10 (4.02%) Ant
13 10 (4.02%) Subversion
14 8 (3.21%) JMeter
15 6 (2.41%) Vagrant
16 5 (2.01%) Octopus Deploy
16 5 (2.01%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (4.42%) Finance
2 9 (3.61%) Retail
3 1 (0.40%) Games
3 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 103 (41.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 64 (25.70%) Developer
3 32 (12.85%) Architect
4 31 (12.45%) Linux Engineer
5 25 (10.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 23 (9.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 20 (8.03%) Technical Developer
8 18 (7.23%) Operations Engineer
9 17 (6.83%) DevOps Architect
10 13 (5.22%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.02%) DevOps Specialist
11 10 (4.02%) Java Engineer
12 9 (3.61%) Consultant
12 9 (3.61%) VMware Engineer
13 7 (2.81%) PowerShell Engineer
14 6 (2.41%) Analyst
14 6 (2.41%) DevOps Consultant
14 6 (2.41%) Senior Developer
14 6 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
14 6 (2.41%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.65%) .NET
2 15 (6.02%) J2EE
2 15 (6.02%) WSDL
2 15 (6.02%) XSD
3 14 (5.62%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (5.22%) Servlets
5 12 (4.82%) HTML
5 12 (4.82%) Kafka
6 11 (4.42%) AngularJS
6 11 (4.42%) Sensu
7 10 (4.02%) LAMP
7 10 (4.02%) YAML
8 9 (3.61%) REST
9 8 (3.21%) CSS
10 6 (2.41%) HTML5
10 6 (2.41%) PhoneGap
10 6 (2.41%) Swagger
11 5 (2.01%) MCollective
11 5 (2.01%) Web Services
12 4 (1.61%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.61%) Blog
3 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.20%) User Experience
3 3 (1.20%) Visualisation
4 2 (0.80%) Clustering
4 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.80%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 169 (67.87%) Linux
2 51 (20.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (16.06%) CentOS
4 36 (14.46%) Unix
5 27 (10.84%) Windows
6 26 (10.44%) Ubuntu
7 10 (4.02%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.41%) Android
8 6 (2.41%) CoreOS
8 6 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.80%) Fedora
9 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.40%) Debian
10 1 (0.40%) HPUX
10 1 (0.40%) SUSE
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (82.73%) DevOps
2 165 (66.27%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (34.14%) Continuous Integration
4 83 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 53 (21.29%) Open Source
6 51 (20.48%) Microservices
7 39 (15.66%) Test Automation
8 30 (12.05%) Continuous Delivery
9 29 (11.65%) Scrum
10 27 (10.84%) SOA
11 25 (10.04%) Build Automation
12 23 (9.24%) Automated Testing
13 22 (8.84%) Data Protection
14 21 (8.43%) Web Operations
15 16 (6.43%) API Design
16 12 (4.82%) Unit Testing
17 11 (4.42%) E-Commerce
17 11 (4.42%) ITIL
18 10 (4.02%) OO
18 10 (4.02%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 143 (57.43%) Java
2 71 (28.51%) Bash Shell
3 66 (26.51%) Ruby
4 56 (22.49%) Python
5 42 (16.87%) Perl
6 31 (12.45%) PowerShell
7 30 (12.05%) SQL
8 23 (9.24%) C#
9 19 (7.63%) JavaScript
10 14 (5.62%) Shell Script
11 9 (3.61%) C++
12 8 (3.21%) PHP
13 7 (2.81%) Go
14 4 (1.61%) Groovy
15 2 (0.80%) Scala
Qualifications
1 89 (35.74%) Security Cleared
2 81 (32.53%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.01%) BC Cleared
4 2 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.01%) QA
1 5 (2.01%) SLA
2 3 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (22.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (18.88%) Docker
3 30 (12.05%) vSphere
4 24 (9.64%) Xen
5 6 (2.41%) Ceph
5 6 (2.41%) GlusterFS
5 6 (2.41%) KVM
5 6 (2.41%) XenServer
6 5 (2.01%) Hyper-V
7 4 (1.61%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.61%) Varnish
7 4 (1.61%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.20%) vCloud
9 2 (0.80%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.40%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.40%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.40%) HDFS
10 1 (0.40%) NFS
Systems Management
1 97 (38.96%) Opscode Chef
2 50 (20.08%) Ansible
3 29 (11.65%) logstash
4 24 (9.64%) yum
4 24 (9.64%) ZABBIX
5 22 (8.84%) Bareos
6 17 (6.83%) Cobbler
6 17 (6.83%) Salt
7 15 (6.02%) Graphite
7 15 (6.02%) Piwik
8 12 (4.82%) Tivoli
9 11 (4.42%) Nagios
10 10 (4.02%) Kubernetes
11 9 (3.61%) Grafana
11 9 (3.61%) Kibana
11 9 (3.61%) Uchiwa
12 6 (2.41%) HAProxy
12 6 (2.41%) Opsview
12 6 (2.41%) SCCM
13 4 (1.61%) Cacti
Vendors
1 70 (28.11%) VMware
2 46 (18.47%) Atlassian
3 38 (15.26%) Red Hat
4 29 (11.65%) Google
5 21 (8.43%) Oracle
6 20 (8.03%) Microsoft
7 17 (6.83%) Splunk
8 10 (4.02%) SaltStack
9 7 (2.81%) EnterpriseDB
9 7 (2.81%) Sitecore
10 6 (2.41%) Dynatrace
10 6 (2.41%) Rackspace
10 6 (2.41%) Software AG
10 6 (2.41%) webMethods
11 5 (2.01%) HP
12 4 (1.61%) Cisco
12 4 (1.61%) F5
12 4 (1.61%) IBM
13 3 (1.20%) RightScale
14 2 (0.80%) Dell
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