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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 74 92 82
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Contract jobs citing Puppet 64 26 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.19% 1.14% 1.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.09% 15.95% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 17 33
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
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
220 163 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.54% 7.12% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 90 146
Average daily rate £375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £182 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Average hourly rate £20.63 £20.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £9.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

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 July 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 July 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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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 +8 48 £375 - 19
South Yorkshire -6 11 £400 +33.33%
North Yorkshire - 3 £400 - 2
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 119 (92.25%) Opscode Chef
2 107 (82.95%) Linux
3 90 (69.77%) DevOps
4 73 (56.59%) Configuration Management
5 72 (55.81%) Bash Shell
6 71 (55.04%) Python
7 66 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (45.74%) Jenkins
9 52 (40.31%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (39.53%) Ruby
11 43 (33.33%) Apache
11 43 (33.33%) SQL
12 41 (31.78%) Java
13 39 (30.23%) MongoDB
14 36 (27.91%) UNIX
15 34 (26.36%) Tomcat
16 33 (25.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 33 (25.58%) Amazon AWS
17 32 (24.81%) Git (software)
17 32 (24.81%) NoSQL
18 28 (21.71%) Amazon EC2
19 26 (20.16%) Splunk
19 26 (20.16%) Ansible
19 26 (20.16%) Oracle
20 25 (19.38%) Graphite
20 25 (19.38%) Open Source
21 24 (18.60%) VMware
22 23 (17.83%) MySQL
22 23 (17.83%) Windows
22 23 (17.83%) OpenStack

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 43 (33.33%) Apache
2 34 (26.36%) Tomcat
3 23 (17.83%) OpenStack
4 17 (13.18%) Node.js
5 16 (12.40%) nginx
6 12 (9.30%) IIS
7 9 (6.98%) JBoss
7 9 (6.98%) WebSphere
8 8 (6.20%) Jetty
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 28 (21.71%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (12.40%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (6.20%) Google App Engine
4 8 (6.20%) Amazon S3
4 8 (6.20%) Route 53
4 8 (6.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (6.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.33%) IaaS
6 3 (2.33%) SaaS
7 2 (1.55%) PaaS
8 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.85%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.08%) Firewall
3 12 (9.30%) Internet
4 9 (6.98%) DNS
4 9 (6.98%) HTTP
5 8 (6.20%) DHCP
5 8 (6.20%) FTP
5 8 (6.20%) SSL
5 8 (6.20%) IPsec
6 7 (5.43%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (3.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.23%) MongoDB
2 32 (24.81%) NoSQL
3 23 (17.83%) MySQL
4 22 (17.05%) Redis
5 15 (11.63%) CouchDB
6 11 (8.53%) Relational Database
7 10 (7.75%) Hadoop
7 10 (7.75%) SimpleDB
7 10 (7.75%) Couchbase
8 8 (6.20%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (5.43%) SQL Server
9 7 (5.43%) RDBMS
10 5 (3.88%) Riak
10 5 (3.88%) Hypertable
11 3 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 59 (45.74%) Jenkins
2 32 (24.81%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.65%) Subversion
5 5 (3.88%) Fiddler
6 3 (2.33%) JIRA
6 3 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.55%) Hudson
7 2 (1.55%) Selenium
7 2 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.55%) Maven
7 2 (1.55%) JUnit
7 2 (1.55%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.55%) MSI
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 65 (50.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (13.95%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 12 (9.30%) Developer
4 8 (6.20%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (5.43%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 7 (5.43%) Software Engineer
5 7 (5.43%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (4.65%) Architect
6 6 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (4.65%) Lead Developer
6 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
6 6 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (3.10%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (2.33%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (2.33%) Build Engineer
8 3 (2.33%) SQL Developer
8 3 (2.33%) SQL DBA
8 3 (2.33%) Administrator
8 3 (2.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.50%) RabbitMQ
2 15 (11.63%) Web Services
3 13 (10.08%) .NET
3 13 (10.08%) Servlets
4 11 (8.53%) J2EE
5 10 (7.75%) Memcached
5 10 (7.75%) LAMP
5 10 (7.75%) Kafka
6 7 (5.43%) POSIX
7 3 (2.33%) Java EE
8 1 (0.78%) Middleware
8 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Private Cloud
1 8 (6.20%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.10%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.10%) Online Games
4 3 (2.33%) Replication
4 3 (2.33%) Clustering
5 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) User Experience
6 1 (0.78%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 107 (82.95%) Linux
2 36 (27.91%) UNIX
3 33 (25.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (17.83%) Windows
5 22 (17.05%) CentOS
6 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.55%) Debian
6 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.78%) SUSE
7 1 (0.78%) Solaris
7 1 (0.78%) Fedora
7 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (69.77%) DevOps
2 73 (56.59%) Configuration Management
3 66 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (40.31%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (19.38%) Open Source
6 21 (16.28%) TDD
7 18 (13.95%) Data Management
8 15 (11.63%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (9.30%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.53%) Automated Testing
10 11 (8.53%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.98%) Test Automation
12 8 (6.20%) Kanban
13 7 (5.43%) Software Delivery
13 7 (5.43%) Performance Testing
13 7 (5.43%) Security Testing
13 7 (5.43%) Network Design
13 7 (5.43%) Service Management
14 6 (4.65%) E-Commerce
14 6 (4.65%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 72 (55.81%) Bash Shell
2 71 (55.04%) Python
3 51 (39.53%) Ruby
4 43 (33.33%) SQL
5 41 (31.78%) Java
6 21 (16.28%) PHP
7 17 (13.18%) Shell Script
8 10 (7.75%) JavaScript
8 10 (7.75%) Perl
9 8 (6.20%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.88%) C
11 3 (2.33%) C#
11 3 (2.33%) C++
11 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.78%) VB
12 1 (0.78%) Scala
12 1 (0.78%) Groovy
12 1 (0.78%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (17.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.30%) Docker
3 10 (7.75%) KVM
3 10 (7.75%) Xen
4 9 (6.98%) QEMU
5 5 (3.88%) vCloud
5 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
6 2 (1.55%) vSphere
7 1 (0.78%) Varnish
7 1 (0.78%) Squid
7 1 (0.78%) XenServer
7 1 (0.78%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 119 (92.25%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (20.16%) Ansible
3 25 (19.38%) Graphite
4 23 (17.83%) Salt
5 19 (14.73%) Cobbler
6 16 (12.40%) Tivoli
7 10 (7.75%) Opsview
7 10 (7.75%) Rundeck
8 7 (5.43%) HAProxy
9 5 (3.88%) CFEngine
9 5 (3.88%) Nagios
10 3 (2.33%) SCCM
11 1 (0.78%) SCOM
11 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 26 (20.16%) Oracle
1 26 (20.16%) Splunk
2 24 (18.60%) VMware
3 22 (17.05%) Microsoft
4 19 (14.73%) Red Hat
5 12 (9.30%) Rackspace
6 10 (7.75%) Riverbed
6 10 (7.75%) Tealeaf
7 8 (6.20%) Google
8 7 (5.43%) hybris
9 6 (4.65%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.55%) Apple
11 1 (0.78%) EMC
11 1 (0.78%) NetApp
11 1 (0.78%) Percona
11 1 (0.78%) EnterpriseDB
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