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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 58 85 94
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +9
Contract jobs citing Puppet 94 36 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.99% 1.50% 1.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.45% 21.30% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 31 21
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £225 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.47 - £41.25
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
281 169 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.93% 7.05% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 108 133
Average daily rate £380 £308 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £605 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 4
Average hourly rate £19.76 £18.50 £28.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.82% -35.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £21.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £24.90 £39.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -7.77%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -1 54 £350 -12.50% 16
South Yorkshire +7 24 £425 +41.66% 2
North Yorkshire +5 13 £388 +17.42% 2
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 135 (79.88%) Linux
2 129 (76.33%) Opscode Chef
3 121 (71.60%) DevOps
4 98 (57.99%) Jenkins
5 78 (46.15%) Java
6 74 (43.79%) Configuration Management
6 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (43.79%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (40.83%) Bash Shell
8 56 (33.14%) Python
9 52 (30.77%) Ruby
10 50 (29.59%) Apache
10 50 (29.59%) SQL
11 48 (28.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 47 (27.81%) Git (software)
13 45 (26.63%) MongoDB
13 45 (26.63%) Tomcat
14 44 (26.04%) Open Source
15 42 (24.85%) VMware
16 39 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
17 37 (21.89%) VMware Infrastructure
17 37 (21.89%) TCP/IP
17 37 (21.89%) Ansible
18 35 (20.71%) UNIX
18 35 (20.71%) Windows
18 35 (20.71%) Amazon EC2
18 35 (20.71%) Splunk
19 34 (20.12%) Cloud Computing
19 34 (20.12%) Microsoft
20 33 (19.53%) IIS

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 50 (29.59%) Apache
2 45 (26.63%) Tomcat
3 33 (19.53%) IIS
4 26 (15.38%) nginx
5 24 (14.20%) JBoss
6 20 (11.83%) Node.js
7 19 (11.24%) WebSphere
7 19 (11.24%) Jetty
8 11 (6.51%) OpenStack
9 5 (2.96%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.18%) Confluence
11 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.59%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.59%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (2.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (20.71%) Amazon EC2
3 34 (20.12%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (14.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 23 (13.61%) Google App Engine
6 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (4.73%) Google Analytics
8 6 (3.55%) Amazon S3
8 6 (3.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (3.55%) Route 53
9 4 (2.37%) IaaS
10 3 (1.78%) PaaS
11 2 (1.18%) SaaS
12 1 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.89%) TCP/IP
2 28 (16.57%) DNS
3 22 (13.02%) HTTP
4 20 (11.83%) SSL
5 19 (11.24%) DHCP
5 19 (11.24%) FTP
5 19 (11.24%) IPsec
6 16 (9.47%) Firewall
7 11 (6.51%) Internet
8 6 (3.55%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (2.37%) WAN
10 1 (0.59%) DMZ
10 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (26.63%) MongoDB
2 27 (15.98%) NoSQL
3 20 (11.83%) MySQL
4 19 (11.24%) Redis
5 15 (8.88%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (7.69%) CouchDB
7 12 (7.10%) Hadoop
8 10 (5.92%) Relational Database
9 8 (4.73%) SQL Server
10 6 (3.55%) SimpleDB
10 6 (3.55%) RDBMS
10 6 (3.55%) Couchbase
10 6 (3.55%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.59%) HBase
11 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 98 (57.99%) Jenkins
2 47 (27.81%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.92%) Maven
4 7 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.14%) Subversion
4 7 (4.14%) Artifactory
5 6 (3.55%) JIRA
6 5 (2.96%) Selenium
7 4 (2.37%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.78%) JUnit
9 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.18%) MSI
9 2 (1.18%) FishEye
10 1 (0.59%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.59%) Gradle
10 1 (0.59%) Grunt
10 1 (0.59%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.59%) PhantomJS
General
1 7 (4.14%) Telecoms
1 7 (4.14%) Finance
2 4 (2.37%) Games
3 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (43.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (11.83%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 14 (8.28%) Developer
4 10 (5.92%) Analyst
5 9 (5.33%) Software Engineer
5 9 (5.33%) Support Analyst
5 9 (5.33%) Applications Support
5 9 (5.33%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (4.14%) Java Developer
6 7 (4.14%) Consultant
7 6 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (3.55%) Architect
7 6 (3.55%) Lead Developer
7 6 (3.55%) Lead Java Developer
7 6 (3.55%) DevOps Consultant
7 6 (3.55%) Platform Engineer
7 6 (3.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (3.55%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 5 (2.96%) Web Engineer
8 5 (2.96%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.93%) .NET
2 30 (17.75%) RabbitMQ
3 21 (12.43%) J2EE
4 20 (11.83%) Servlets
5 19 (11.24%) Kafka
6 13 (7.69%) Web Services
7 12 (7.10%) LAMP
8 11 (6.51%) Memcached
9 8 (4.73%) MCollective
10 6 (3.55%) POSIX
11 4 (2.37%) Java EE
12 2 (1.18%) HTML
12 2 (1.18%) jQuery
13 1 (0.59%) HTML5
13 1 (0.59%) CSS3
13 1 (0.59%) Symfony
13 1 (0.59%) CSS
13 1 (0.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (4.73%) Private Cloud
1 8 (4.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.37%) Client/Server
2 4 (2.37%) Online Games
2 4 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.78%) Replication
4 2 (1.18%) Clustering
5 1 (0.59%) Tandem
5 1 (0.59%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 135 (79.88%) Linux
2 48 (28.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (20.71%) UNIX
3 35 (20.71%) Windows
4 31 (18.34%) CentOS
5 6 (3.55%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.78%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.18%) Solaris
9 1 (0.59%) Debian
9 1 (0.59%) Fedora
9 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (71.60%) DevOps
2 74 (43.79%) Continuous Integration
2 74 (43.79%) Configuration Management
2 74 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (26.04%) Open Source
4 26 (15.38%) TDD
5 19 (11.24%) Data Management
5 19 (11.24%) Continuous Delivery
6 17 (10.06%) Unit Testing
6 17 (10.06%) Automated Testing
6 17 (10.06%) E-Commerce
7 14 (8.28%) Scrum
8 9 (5.33%) Software Engineering
8 9 (5.33%) Problem Management
8 9 (5.33%) Analytics
8 9 (5.33%) Microservices
8 9 (5.33%) SDLC
9 8 (4.73%) Test Automation
9 8 (4.73%) Software Delivery
9 8 (4.73%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 78 (46.15%) Java
2 69 (40.83%) Bash Shell
3 56 (33.14%) Python
4 52 (30.77%) Ruby
5 50 (29.59%) SQL
6 25 (14.79%) JavaScript
7 20 (11.83%) PowerShell
7 20 (11.83%) PHP
8 18 (10.65%) Perl
9 16 (9.47%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.55%) C#
11 3 (1.78%) C++
11 3 (1.78%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.18%) Go
13 1 (0.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (6.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.18%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) SLA
2 2 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 37 (21.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (14.20%) Docker
3 22 (13.02%) Xen
4 15 (8.88%) vCloud
5 6 (3.55%) vSphere
5 6 (3.55%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.78%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.78%) KVM
7 2 (1.18%) XenServer
7 2 (1.18%) QEMU
8 1 (0.59%) Corosync
8 1 (0.59%) Varnish
8 1 (0.59%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.59%) Squid
8 1 (0.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 129 (76.33%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (21.89%) Ansible
3 24 (14.20%) Salt
3 24 (14.20%) Graphite
4 16 (9.47%) Cobbler
5 15 (8.88%) Tivoli
6 11 (6.51%) Opsview
6 11 (6.51%) Rundeck
7 9 (5.33%) ZABBIX
8 7 (4.14%) HAProxy
9 6 (3.55%) Kubernetes
10 5 (2.96%) SCCM
11 4 (2.37%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.59%) SCOM
12 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.59%) yum
12 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.59%) logstash
Vendors
1 42 (24.85%) VMware
2 35 (20.71%) Splunk
3 34 (20.12%) Microsoft
4 32 (18.93%) Google
5 31 (18.34%) Red Hat
6 20 (11.83%) Oracle
7 11 (6.51%) Riverbed
7 11 (6.51%) Tealeaf
8 10 (5.92%) Rackspace
9 9 (5.33%) webMethods
9 9 (5.33%) Software AG
10 6 (3.55%) hybris
11 5 (2.96%) SaltStack
12 4 (2.37%) Juniper
12 4 (2.37%) Cisco
12 4 (2.37%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.78%) Apple
13 3 (1.78%) Atlassian
14 2 (1.18%) EnterpriseDB
14 2 (1.18%) IBM
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