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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 82 102 121
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +19
Contract jobs citing Puppet 44 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.83% 0.66% 0.045%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.76% 10.95% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 1
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£363 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.00% -6.25%
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
153 137 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.38% 6.05% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 73 83
Average daily rate £363 £320 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.28% -9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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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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 42 £363 +13.28% 10
North Yorkshire - 2 £373 - 3
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 89 (68.46%) Linux
2 85 (65.38%) DevOps
3 81 (62.31%) Opscode Chef
4 74 (56.92%) Ruby
5 69 (53.08%) Configuration Management
6 66 (50.77%) Python
7 45 (34.62%) Splunk
8 44 (33.85%) Oracle
9 42 (32.31%) PHP
9 42 (32.31%) Bash Shell
10 40 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (28.46%) Apache
12 36 (27.69%) SQL
13 32 (24.62%) MongoDB
14 30 (23.08%) Java
14 30 (23.08%) Nagios
14 30 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
15 25 (19.23%) Red Hat
16 23 (17.69%) UNIX
17 22 (16.92%) Shell Script
17 22 (16.92%) Software Engineering
17 22 (16.92%) Graphite
18 21 (16.15%) Security Cleared
19 19 (14.62%) Riak
20 18 (13.85%) Redis
20 18 (13.85%) SC Cleared
21 17 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
21 17 (13.08%) SaltStack
22 16 (12.31%) Cobbler
22 16 (12.31%) Node.js

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 37 (28.46%) Apache
2 16 (12.31%) Node.js
3 15 (11.54%) OpenStack
4 12 (9.23%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.62%) nginx
6 4 (3.08%) JBoss
6 4 (3.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.77%) IIS
7 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.77%) CMS
7 1 (0.77%) Jetty
7 1 (0.77%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.62%) Route 53
3 6 (4.62%) Amazon S3
4 3 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.54%) IaaS
6 1 (0.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.54%) LDAP
2 11 (8.46%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.92%) DNS
4 8 (6.15%) DHCP
5 7 (5.38%) Internet
6 5 (3.85%) SSL
7 4 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (2.31%) SAN
8 3 (2.31%) NAS
9 2 (1.54%) Firewall
9 2 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (24.62%) MongoDB
2 30 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (14.62%) Riak
4 18 (13.85%) Redis
5 16 (12.31%) MySQL
6 15 (11.54%) CouchDB
6 15 (11.54%) Hypertable
7 11 (8.46%) NoSQL
8 9 (6.92%) Couchbase
8 9 (6.92%) SimpleDB
9 8 (6.15%) Oracle Database
10 6 (4.62%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.77%) SQL Server
13 1 (0.77%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (0.77%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (11.54%) Fiddler
2 11 (8.46%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.92%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.85%) RSpec
5 1 (0.77%) Subversion
5 1 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (5.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (44.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (9.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 12 (9.23%) Analyst
3 10 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 6 (4.62%) Software Engineer
5 5 (3.85%) Developer
5 5 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (3.08%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (3.08%) Deployment Analyst
6 4 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (3.08%) Java Developer
6 4 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (3.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (3.08%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (3.08%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 3 (2.31%) Architect
7 3 (2.31%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (2.31%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (2.31%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (2.31%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.15%) Web Services
2 5 (3.85%) J2EE
2 5 (3.85%) Hibernate
2 5 (3.85%) Spring
3 4 (3.08%) Spring MVC
4 3 (2.31%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (2.31%) LAMP
5 2 (1.54%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.54%) REST
5 2 (1.54%) jQuery
5 2 (1.54%) JPA
5 2 (1.54%) POSIX
5 2 (1.54%) XML
5 2 (1.54%) XSD
5 2 (1.54%) JSP
5 2 (1.54%) HTML
6 1 (0.77%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.77%) Java EE
6 1 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.77%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 9 (6.92%) NHS
4 4 (3.08%) User Experience
4 4 (3.08%) CLARiiON
5 3 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.54%) Replication
6 2 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 89 (68.46%) Linux
2 23 (17.69%) UNIX
3 15 (11.54%) CentOS
4 11 (8.46%) Windows
5 6 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.08%) Solaris
7 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.54%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.77%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (65.38%) DevOps
2 69 (53.08%) Configuration Management
3 40 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (16.92%) Software Engineering
5 14 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (10.77%) Incident Management
6 12 (9.23%) Service Management
7 11 (8.46%) Workflow
7 11 (8.46%) TDD
7 11 (8.46%) Load Balancing
8 7 (5.38%) ITIL
9 6 (4.62%) Scrum
9 6 (4.62%) DSDM
9 6 (4.62%) RUP
10 5 (3.85%) Kanban
10 5 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.85%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.08%) Security Testing
11 4 (3.08%) Problem Management
11 4 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 74 (56.92%) Ruby
2 66 (50.77%) Python
3 42 (32.31%) PHP
3 42 (32.31%) Bash Shell
4 36 (27.69%) SQL
5 30 (23.08%) Java
6 22 (16.92%) Shell Script
7 15 (11.54%) C
8 13 (10.00%) C++
8 13 (10.00%) Perl
9 4 (3.08%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (16.15%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.85%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.08%) Degree
4 1 (0.77%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.77%) SLA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (4.62%) vSphere
2 5 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.08%) vCloud
3 4 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.54%) XenServer
4 2 (1.54%) Xen
5 1 (0.77%) Varnish
5 1 (0.77%) Corosync
5 1 (0.77%) KVM
Systems Management
1 81 (62.31%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (23.08%) Nagios
3 22 (16.92%) Graphite
4 16 (12.31%) Cobbler
5 15 (11.54%) Tivoli
5 15 (11.54%) CFEngine
5 15 (11.54%) Ansible
6 10 (7.69%) Salt
7 5 (3.85%) HAProxy
8 4 (3.08%) Red Hat Satellite
8 4 (3.08%) ZABBIX
8 4 (3.08%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (3.08%) SCOM
8 4 (3.08%) EMC Navisphere
8 4 (3.08%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.77%) Opsview
Vendors
1 45 (34.62%) Splunk
2 44 (33.85%) Oracle
3 25 (19.23%) Red Hat
4 17 (13.08%) SaltStack
5 11 (8.46%) VMware
6 7 (5.38%) EMC
6 7 (5.38%) NetApp
6 7 (5.38%) Rackspace
7 5 (3.85%) Cisco
8 4 (3.08%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.08%) Symantec
8 4 (3.08%) McAfee
9 3 (2.31%) Percona
10 2 (1.54%) EnterpriseDB
10 2 (1.54%) Open Text
10 2 (1.54%) Vignette
11 1 (0.77%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.77%) Tealeaf
11 1 (0.77%) Riverbed
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