The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Yorkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 101 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 22 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.88% 1.13% -
As % of the Systems Management category 10.09% 14.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 0
Average daily rate £320 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
218 159 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.69% 7.82% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 96 122
Average daily rate £300 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £407 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 9
Average hourly rate £25.75 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.85% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £10.65 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £22.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Puppet
England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -18 18 £315 +14.54% 6
North Yorkshire - 1 £588 -
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (67.57%) Python
2 22 (59.46%) nginx
3 21 (56.76%) Splunk
3 21 (56.76%) Linux
4 18 (48.65%) Ruby
5 15 (40.54%) Ubuntu
6 11 (29.73%) NHS
7 10 (27.03%) Service Management
7 10 (27.03%) .NET
7 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (24.32%) RabbitMQ
8 9 (24.32%) Windows
8 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (21.62%) Apache
9 8 (21.62%) PHP
9 8 (21.62%) Node.js
9 8 (21.62%) Redis
9 8 (21.62%) Riak
9 8 (21.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (21.62%) CentOS
9 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (18.92%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (18.92%) TeamCity
10 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
10 7 (18.92%) Capistrano
10 7 (18.92%) HAProxy
10 7 (18.92%) HTML
10 7 (18.92%) Java
10 7 (18.92%) Cisco

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (59.46%) nginx
2 8 (21.62%) Node.js
2 8 (21.62%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) LiveCycle
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Redis
1 8 (21.62%) Riak
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) TeamCity
2 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (21.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Architect
2 8 (21.62%) Technical Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Change Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (18.92%) HTML
4 6 (16.22%) CSS
5 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.11%) XML
5 3 (8.11%) JSON
5 3 (8.11%) YAML
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.41%) RESTful
7 1 (2.70%) HTML5
7 1 (2.70%) Spring
7 1 (2.70%) Ajax
7 1 (2.70%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) NHS
2 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.22%) Reference Data
2 6 (16.22%) Data Integration
3 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
4 4 (10.81%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 15 (40.54%) Ubuntu
3 9 (24.32%) Windows
4 8 (21.62%) CentOS
5 2 (5.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Service Management
2 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.22%) TDD
3 6 (16.22%) Workflow
3 6 (16.22%) Data Modelling
3 6 (16.22%) Data Architecture
4 5 (13.51%) Scrum
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.81%) DSDM
5 4 (10.81%) Validation
5 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.81%) Quality Management
5 4 (10.81%) QMS
6 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.11%) V-Model
6 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Supplier Management
7 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) Python
2 18 (48.65%) Ruby
3 8 (21.62%) Bash Shell
3 8 (21.62%) PHP
4 7 (18.92%) Java
4 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
5 6 (16.22%) SQL
6 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.11%) C#
7 3 (8.11%) C++
7 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.41%) R
9 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Xen
1 1 (2.70%) XenServer
1 1 (2.70%) vSphere
1 1 (2.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (18.92%) HAProxy
2 7 (18.92%) Capistrano
3 4 (10.81%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Splunk
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) EnterpriseDB
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago