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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 59 103 76
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -27
Contract jobs citing Puppet 87 23 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.09% 0.91% 2.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.80% 11.98% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 12 37
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £608 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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
243 192 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.63% 7.63% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 105 117
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £204 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 7
Average hourly rate £24.38 £35.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.35% +129.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.38 £19.10 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £46.00 £25.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +33 66 £375 +15.38% 9
South Yorkshire - 18 £375 -
North Yorkshire +5 1 £400 -31.91%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 114 (88.37%) Opscode Chef
2 103 (79.84%) Linux
3 94 (72.87%) DevOps
4 79 (61.24%) Python
5 77 (59.69%) Configuration Management
6 73 (56.59%) Bash Shell
7 70 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
8 63 (48.84%) Ruby
9 50 (38.76%) Jenkins
10 49 (37.98%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (37.21%) Apache
12 42 (32.56%) Java
12 42 (32.56%) SQL
13 38 (29.46%) MongoDB
14 33 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
14 33 (25.58%) UNIX
15 31 (24.03%) Oracle
16 30 (23.26%) Ansible
17 29 (22.48%) Amazon EC2
18 28 (21.71%) Git (software)
19 27 (20.93%) PHP
20 26 (20.16%) Tomcat
20 26 (20.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 25 (19.38%) Splunk
21 25 (19.38%) Salt
22 24 (18.60%) Graphite
22 24 (18.60%) NoSQL
22 24 (18.60%) OpenStack
23 23 (17.83%) MySQL
23 23 (17.83%) TDD

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 48 (37.21%) Apache
2 26 (20.16%) Tomcat
3 24 (18.60%) OpenStack
4 15 (11.63%) nginx
5 11 (8.53%) Node.js
6 9 (6.98%) WebSphere
6 9 (6.98%) IIS
7 8 (6.20%) Jetty
8 6 (4.65%) JBoss
9 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (22.48%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (6.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (6.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (6.20%) Amazon S3
4 8 (6.20%) Google App Engine
4 8 (6.20%) Route 53
5 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.33%) SaaS
7 2 (1.55%) PaaS
7 2 (1.55%) IaaS
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.08%) Firewall
2 12 (9.30%) Internet
3 11 (8.53%) TCP/IP
4 10 (7.75%) DNS
5 8 (6.20%) SSL
5 8 (6.20%) DHCP
5 8 (6.20%) FTP
5 8 (6.20%) HTTP
5 8 (6.20%) IPsec
6 7 (5.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.55%) SAN
7 2 (1.55%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.46%) MongoDB
2 24 (18.60%) NoSQL
3 23 (17.83%) MySQL
4 20 (15.50%) CouchDB
5 19 (14.73%) Redis
6 12 (9.30%) Couchbase
6 12 (9.30%) SimpleDB
7 10 (7.75%) Riak
7 10 (7.75%) Hypertable
8 9 (6.98%) Relational Database
9 8 (6.20%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (4.65%) RDBMS
11 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
11 4 (3.10%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.78%) Big Data
12 1 (0.78%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 50 (38.76%) Jenkins
2 28 (21.71%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.75%) Fiddler
4 7 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.88%) Subversion
6 3 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.33%) JIRA
7 2 (1.55%) JUnit
7 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.55%) MSI
7 2 (1.55%) Maven
7 2 (1.55%) Selenium
7 2 (1.55%) Hudson
8 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 8 (6.20%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.88%) Finance
3 4 (3.10%) Games
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (53.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (13.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 12 (9.30%) Developer
4 7 (5.43%) Platform Engineer
4 7 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Software Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (4.65%) Lead Developer
5 6 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
5 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
6 5 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (2.33%) Build Engineer
7 3 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (2.33%) SQL Developer
7 3 (2.33%) SQL DBA
7 3 (2.33%) Administrator
7 3 (2.33%) DBA
8 2 (1.55%) Architect
8 2 (1.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.85%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (10.08%) Servlets
3 12 (9.30%) Web Services
4 11 (8.53%) .NET
5 10 (7.75%) Kafka
6 8 (6.20%) J2EE
7 6 (4.65%) POSIX
8 4 (3.10%) LAMP
8 4 (3.10%) Memcached
9 3 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.50%) Open Source
2 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.20%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.10%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.10%) Online Games
5 3 (2.33%) Clustering
5 3 (2.33%) Replication
6 2 (1.55%) User Experience
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.78%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 103 (79.84%) Linux
2 33 (25.58%) UNIX
3 26 (20.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (13.18%) Windows
5 16 (12.40%) CentOS
6 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.78%) Fedora
6 1 (0.78%) SUSE
6 1 (0.78%) Debian
6 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (72.87%) DevOps
2 77 (59.69%) Configuration Management
3 70 (54.26%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (37.98%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (17.83%) TDD
6 16 (12.40%) Software Engineering
7 15 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (9.30%) Data Management
9 11 (8.53%) Unit Testing
9 11 (8.53%) Automated Testing
10 9 (6.98%) Test Automation
11 8 (6.20%) Software Delivery
11 8 (6.20%) Kanban
12 7 (5.43%) Security Testing
13 6 (4.65%) Microservices
13 6 (4.65%) E-Commerce
13 6 (4.65%) Network Design
13 6 (4.65%) Service Management
13 6 (4.65%) Performance Testing
14 5 (3.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 79 (61.24%) Python
2 73 (56.59%) Bash Shell
3 63 (48.84%) Ruby
4 42 (32.56%) Java
4 42 (32.56%) SQL
5 27 (20.93%) PHP
6 18 (13.95%) Shell Script
7 15 (11.63%) Perl
8 10 (7.75%) C
9 7 (5.43%) C++
10 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.88%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.78%) Scala
12 1 (0.78%) Clojure
12 1 (0.78%) Groovy
12 1 (0.78%) VB
12 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
1 2 (1.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
System Software
1 17 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.30%) Docker
3 9 (6.98%) Xen
3 9 (6.98%) QEMU
3 9 (6.98%) KVM
4 2 (1.55%) vSphere
4 2 (1.55%) vCloud
5 1 (0.78%) XenServer
5 1 (0.78%) Squid
Systems Management
1 114 (88.37%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (23.26%) Ansible
3 25 (19.38%) Salt
4 24 (18.60%) Graphite
5 20 (15.50%) Cobbler
6 17 (13.18%) Tivoli
7 10 (7.75%) CFEngine
7 10 (7.75%) Nagios
8 7 (5.43%) HAProxy
9 4 (3.10%) Rundeck
9 4 (3.10%) Opsview
10 3 (2.33%) SCCM
11 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Satellite
11 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (24.03%) Oracle
2 25 (19.38%) Splunk
3 20 (15.50%) Microsoft
4 19 (14.73%) VMware
5 14 (10.85%) Red Hat
6 13 (10.08%) Rackspace
7 11 (8.53%) SaltStack
8 8 (6.20%) Google
9 6 (4.65%) hybris
10 4 (3.10%) Riverbed
10 4 (3.10%) Tealeaf
11 3 (2.33%) EMC
11 3 (2.33%) NetApp
12 2 (1.55%) Vignette
12 2 (1.55%) OpenText
13 1 (0.78%) Percona
13 1 (0.78%) EnterpriseDB
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