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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 43 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 88 31 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.39% 1.37% -
As % of the Systems Management category 39.46% 22.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 58 23 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 £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
223 138 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.59% 6.08% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 82 71
Average daily rate £350 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £429 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £349 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.98% +2.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 13
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £14.70 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £17.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.85 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+0.65% +8.80%

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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +30 81 £350 -15.66% 15
South Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
North Yorkshire +4 3 £370 - 10
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 84 (67.20%) Linux
2 80 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (53.60%) DevOps
4 62 (49.60%) Configuration Management
5 56 (44.80%) Ruby
6 50 (40.00%) Python
7 38 (30.40%) Splunk
8 36 (28.80%) Oracle
9 35 (28.00%) Bash Shell
10 32 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
11 30 (24.00%) Java
12 28 (22.40%) PHP
12 28 (22.40%) SQL
13 27 (21.60%) Apache
14 26 (20.80%) Red Hat
15 23 (18.40%) Nagios
16 22 (17.60%) MongoDB
17 21 (16.80%) Security Cleared
17 21 (16.80%) Shell Script
18 20 (16.00%) VMware
18 20 (16.00%) UNIX
19 18 (14.40%) SC Cleared
20 17 (13.60%) Software Engineering
21 15 (12.00%) LDAP
21 15 (12.00%) CentOS
21 15 (12.00%) Redis
22 14 (11.20%) Node.js
22 14 (11.20%) Cobbler
22 14 (11.20%) VMware Infrastructure

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 27 (21.60%) Apache
2 14 (11.20%) Node.js
2 14 (11.20%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.80%) OpenStack
4 7 (5.60%) nginx
5 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.20%) JBoss
6 1 (0.80%) CMS
6 1 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.80%) IIS
6 1 (0.80%) Jetty
6 1 (0.80%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) MS Visio
1 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.20%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.00%) Route 53
3 5 (4.00%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.60%) IaaS
6 1 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.00%) LDAP
2 10 (8.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.20%) DNS
4 8 (6.40%) DHCP
5 5 (4.00%) Internet
5 5 (4.00%) SSL
6 3 (2.40%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.40%) SAN
6 3 (2.40%) NAS
7 2 (1.60%) HTTP
7 2 (1.60%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.00%) PostgreSQL
2 22 (17.60%) MongoDB
3 15 (12.00%) Redis
4 13 (10.40%) Riak
5 12 (9.60%) MySQL
6 9 (7.20%) NoSQL
6 9 (7.20%) Oracle Database
7 8 (6.40%) Hypertable
7 8 (6.40%) CouchDB
8 7 (5.60%) SimpleDB
8 7 (5.60%) Couchbase
9 5 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.80%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.80%) Big Data
12 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.40%) Fiddler
3 7 (5.60%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.00%) RSpec
5 2 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.80%) Subversion
6 1 (0.80%) Maven
6 1 (0.80%) Hudson
General
1 6 (4.80%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.80%) Games
2 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (32.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (9.60%) Architect
2 12 (9.60%) Analyst
2 12 (9.60%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 9 (7.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 8 (6.40%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.80%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (4.80%) Developer
7 5 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.00%) Administrator
7 5 (4.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Deployment Analyst
8 4 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Senior Storage Engineer
9 3 (2.40%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.40%) Web Services
2 6 (4.80%) Hibernate
2 6 (4.80%) Spring
3 5 (4.00%) J2EE
4 4 (3.20%) Spring MVC
5 3 (2.40%) LAMP
5 3 (2.40%) HTML
6 2 (1.60%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (1.60%) JPA
6 2 (1.60%) jQuery
6 2 (1.60%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.60%) REST
6 2 (1.60%) JSP
6 2 (1.60%) XML
6 2 (1.60%) XSD
6 2 (1.60%) POSIX
6 2 (1.60%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.80%) Spring Integration
7 1 (0.80%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.80%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.20%) NHS
1 9 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.40%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.20%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.40%) User Experience
4 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.60%) Replication
6 1 (0.80%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 84 (67.20%) Linux
2 20 (16.00%) UNIX
3 15 (12.00%) CentOS
4 10 (8.00%) Windows
5 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.20%) Solaris
7 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.80%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (53.60%) DevOps
2 62 (49.60%) Configuration Management
3 32 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (13.60%) Software Engineering
5 13 (10.40%) Incident Management
6 12 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.60%) Data Protection
6 12 (9.60%) Service Management
7 11 (8.80%) Workflow
7 11 (8.80%) TDD
8 10 (8.00%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.60%) ITIL
10 5 (4.00%) Scrum
10 5 (4.00%) DSDM
10 5 (4.00%) RUP
11 4 (3.20%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.20%) Kanban
11 4 (3.20%) Problem Management
11 4 (3.20%) SOA
11 4 (3.20%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.80%) Ruby
2 50 (40.00%) Python
3 35 (28.00%) Bash Shell
4 30 (24.00%) Java
5 28 (22.40%) PHP
5 28 (22.40%) SQL
6 21 (16.80%) Shell Script
7 10 (8.00%) Perl
7 10 (8.00%) C++
8 8 (6.40%) C
9 3 (2.40%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.80%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 21 (16.80%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.40%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.40%) Degree
4 1 (0.80%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (11.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.00%) vSphere
3 4 (3.20%) vCloud
3 4 (3.20%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.80%) KVM
4 1 (0.80%) Corosync
4 1 (0.80%) Xen
4 1 (0.80%) XenServer
4 1 (0.80%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 80 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (18.40%) Nagios
3 14 (11.20%) Cobbler
3 14 (11.20%) Tivoli
4 9 (7.20%) Salt
5 8 (6.40%) CFEngine
5 8 (6.40%) Ansible
6 5 (4.00%) HAProxy
7 4 (3.20%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (3.20%) ZABBIX
7 4 (3.20%) SCOM
7 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (3.20%) EMC Navisphere
7 4 (3.20%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.80%) Opsview
8 1 (0.80%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 38 (30.40%) Splunk
2 36 (28.80%) Oracle
3 26 (20.80%) Red Hat
4 20 (16.00%) VMware
5 10 (8.00%) SaltStack
6 7 (5.60%) EMC
6 7 (5.60%) NetApp
7 5 (4.00%) Cisco
8 4 (3.20%) Rackspace
8 4 (3.20%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.20%) Symantec
8 4 (3.20%) McAfee
9 2 (1.60%) Percona
9 2 (1.60%) Vignette
9 2 (1.60%) Open Text
10 1 (0.80%) Tealeaf
10 1 (0.80%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.80%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.80%) EnterpriseDB
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