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 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 74 82 129
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +47
Contract jobs citing Puppet 45 38 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.85% 1.74% 0.037%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.95% 22.35% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 1
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£350 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +96.42%
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
161 170 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.60% 7.78% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 107 83
Average daily rate £325 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £136 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 15
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £16.45 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £26.79 £44.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +30.55%

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 September 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 22 September 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 -3 41 £388 -6.62% 13
South Yorkshire - 2 £300 - 2
North Yorkshire -2 1 £330 - 6
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 50 (63.29%) Linux
2 43 (54.43%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (40.51%) DevOps
4 31 (39.24%) Python
5 28 (35.44%) Splunk
6 24 (30.38%) Configuration Management
7 19 (24.05%) Service Management
8 18 (22.78%) CentOS
9 17 (21.52%) Bash Shell
9 17 (21.52%) Ruby
9 17 (21.52%) Red Hat
10 16 (20.25%) VMware
11 15 (18.99%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (18.99%) nginx
12 14 (17.72%) Security Cleared
12 14 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (17.72%) Redis
12 14 (17.72%) Workflow
13 13 (16.46%) SC Cleared
13 13 (16.46%) C++
13 13 (16.46%) Web Services
13 13 (16.46%) Salt
13 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (15.19%) Java
14 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
14 12 (15.19%) MS Visio
14 12 (15.19%) Nagios
14 12 (15.19%) Data Protection
14 12 (15.19%) TDD
15 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 15 (18.99%) nginx
2 9 (11.39%) Node.js
2 9 (11.39%) Apache
3 6 (7.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (15.19%) MS Excel
1 12 (15.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.72%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Route 53
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) DNS
1 5 (6.33%) Firewall
2 4 (5.06%) LDAP
2 4 (5.06%) DHCP
2 4 (5.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.80%) SSL
4 1 (1.27%) SAN
4 1 (1.27%) Internet
4 1 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (17.72%) Redis
3 9 (11.39%) Riak
4 6 (7.59%) Couchbase
4 6 (7.59%) SimpleDB
4 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.59%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.80%) MySQL
7 2 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.27%) Hudson
3 1 (1.27%) Maven
3 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 6 (7.59%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (25.32%) Architect
2 12 (15.19%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (15.19%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
5 8 (10.13%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
7 3 (3.80%) Technical Support
7 3 (3.80%) Developer
8 2 (2.53%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (2.53%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (2.53%) Administrator
8 2 (2.53%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.46%) Web Services
2 9 (11.39%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (3.80%) Spring
3 3 (3.80%) HTML
3 3 (3.80%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.53%) J2EE
4 2 (2.53%) JSP
4 2 (2.53%) XML
4 2 (2.53%) XSD
4 2 (2.53%) REST
4 2 (2.53%) Spring MVC
4 2 (2.53%) jQuery
4 2 (2.53%) JPA
4 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.27%) HTML5
5 1 (1.27%) Spring Integration
5 1 (1.27%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.27%) POSIX
5 1 (1.27%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.92%) NHS
2 7 (8.86%) Client/Server
3 6 (7.59%) Reference Data
3 6 (7.59%) Data Integration
4 4 (5.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.27%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (63.29%) Linux
2 18 (22.78%) CentOS
3 7 (8.86%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.80%) UNIX
5 2 (2.53%) Windows
5 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) Solaris
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.51%) DevOps
2 24 (30.38%) Configuration Management
3 19 (24.05%) Service Management
4 14 (17.72%) Workflow
5 12 (15.19%) TDD
5 12 (15.19%) Data Protection
6 11 (13.92%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (11.39%) Software Engineering
8 8 (10.13%) Incident Management
9 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.59%) Data Architecture
10 4 (5.06%) BDD
11 3 (3.80%) QMS
11 3 (3.80%) RUP
11 3 (3.80%) DSDM
11 3 (3.80%) Quality Management
11 3 (3.80%) Load Balancing
11 3 (3.80%) Scrum
12 2 (2.53%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.24%) Python
2 17 (21.52%) Ruby
2 17 (21.52%) Bash Shell
3 13 (16.46%) C++
4 12 (15.19%) Java
5 11 (13.92%) PHP
6 9 (11.39%) Perl
7 6 (7.59%) SQL
8 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 13 (16.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) vSphere
3 1 (1.27%) vCloud
3 1 (1.27%) XenServer
3 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (54.43%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (16.46%) Salt
3 12 (15.19%) Nagios
4 3 (3.80%) Cobbler
4 3 (3.80%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.53%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.27%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.27%) SCOM
6 1 (1.27%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 28 (35.44%) Splunk
2 17 (21.52%) Red Hat
3 16 (20.25%) VMware
4 8 (10.13%) Oracle
5 6 (7.59%) Cisco
6 2 (2.53%) EMC
6 2 (2.53%) NetApp
7 1 (1.27%) Symantec
7 1 (1.27%) McAfee
7 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.27%) HP
7 1 (1.27%) JBoss
7 1 (1.27%) EnterpriseDB
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago