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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 46 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -
Contract jobs citing Puppet 87 34 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.40% 1.52% -
As % of the Systems Management category 40.09% 22.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 61 28 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £415 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +78.57%
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
217 151 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.47% 6.74% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 95 68
Average daily rate £350 £388 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +18.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 16
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.33 £14.70 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £17.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.20 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-9.48% +18.97%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +27 80 £350 -15.66% 10
South Yorkshire - 4 - - 3
North Yorkshire 0 2 £325 - 6
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 73 (65.18%) Linux
2 72 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
3 56 (50.00%) DevOps
4 55 (49.11%) Configuration Management
5 44 (39.29%) Ruby
6 39 (34.82%) Python
7 33 (29.46%) Splunk
8 32 (28.57%) Oracle
9 30 (26.79%) Bash Shell
10 29 (25.89%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (24.11%) Java
12 25 (22.32%) Red Hat
13 23 (20.54%) PHP
14 22 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
15 21 (18.75%) VMware
16 20 (17.86%) Apache
16 20 (17.86%) Security Cleared
17 19 (16.96%) SQL
18 18 (16.07%) Nagios
18 18 (16.07%) SC Cleared
18 18 (16.07%) MongoDB
19 17 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
20 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
20 16 (14.29%) Shell Script
21 15 (13.39%) TDD
21 15 (13.39%) C++
21 15 (13.39%) LDAP
21 15 (13.39%) CentOS
21 15 (13.39%) Node.js
21 15 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 20 (17.86%) Apache
2 15 (13.39%) Node.js
3 12 (10.71%) Tomcat
4 9 (8.04%) OpenStack
5 8 (7.14%) nginx
6 4 (3.57%) JBoss
6 4 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.89%) IIS
7 1 (0.89%) CMS
7 1 (0.89%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.89%) Jetty
Applications
1 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
1 12 (10.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.18%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.46%) Route 53
3 5 (4.46%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.79%) IaaS
5 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.39%) LDAP
2 9 (8.04%) DNS
3 8 (7.14%) DHCP
4 6 (5.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.57%) Internet
5 4 (3.57%) SSL
6 3 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.79%) Firewall
8 1 (0.89%) HTTP
8 1 (0.89%) SAN
8 1 (0.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.89%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (16.07%) MongoDB
3 15 (13.39%) Redis
4 10 (8.93%) MySQL
5 9 (8.04%) Oracle Database
5 9 (8.04%) Riak
5 9 (8.04%) NoSQL
6 8 (7.14%) SimpleDB
6 8 (7.14%) Couchbase
7 5 (4.46%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (3.57%) CouchDB
8 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.57%) Hypertable
9 3 (2.68%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.46%) RSpec
3 4 (3.57%) Fiddler
4 2 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.89%) Maven
5 1 (0.89%) Hudson
General
1 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.89%) Games
2 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (29.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
2 12 (10.71%) Architect
3 11 (9.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 11 (9.82%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (9.82%) Software Engineer
3 11 (9.82%) Analyst
4 10 (8.93%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.14%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 6 (5.36%) Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.46%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Deployment Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Senior Storage Engineer
8 4 (3.57%) Administrator
9 3 (2.68%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (2.68%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) Web Services
2 6 (5.36%) Hibernate
2 6 (5.36%) Spring
3 5 (4.46%) J2EE
4 4 (3.57%) Spring MVC
5 3 (2.68%) HTML
6 2 (1.79%) jQuery
6 2 (1.79%) JPA
6 2 (1.79%) REST
6 2 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.79%) JSP
6 2 (1.79%) XML
6 2 (1.79%) XSD
6 2 (1.79%) POSIX
7 1 (0.89%) LAMP
7 1 (0.89%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.89%) Spring Integration
7 1 (0.89%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.89%) HTML5
7 1 (0.89%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) NHS
1 9 (8.04%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.57%) CLARiiON
4 3 (2.68%) User Experience
4 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) Clustering
6 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 73 (65.18%) Linux
2 15 (13.39%) CentOS
3 13 (11.61%) UNIX
4 8 (7.14%) Windows
5 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.57%) Solaris
7 2 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.89%) Debian
8 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (50.00%) DevOps
2 55 (49.11%) Configuration Management
3 22 (19.64%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 15 (13.39%) TDD
6 13 (11.61%) Service Management
7 12 (10.71%) Workflow
7 12 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (10.71%) Incident Management
7 12 (10.71%) Data Protection
8 7 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 6 (5.36%) BDD
9 6 (5.36%) ITIL
10 4 (3.57%) Test Automation
10 4 (3.57%) Kanban
10 4 (3.57%) Scrum
10 4 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.57%) DSDM
10 4 (3.57%) RUP
10 4 (3.57%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.29%) Ruby
2 39 (34.82%) Python
3 30 (26.79%) Bash Shell
4 27 (24.11%) Java
5 23 (20.54%) PHP
6 19 (16.96%) SQL
7 16 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 15 (13.39%) C++
9 10 (8.93%) Perl
10 4 (3.57%) C
11 2 (1.79%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.68%) Degree
4 1 (0.89%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 15 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.46%) vSphere
3 4 (3.57%) vCloud
3 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.89%) Corosync
4 1 (0.89%) KVM
4 1 (0.89%) XenServer
4 1 (0.89%) Varnish
4 1 (0.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 72 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (16.07%) Nagios
3 14 (12.50%) Salt
4 9 (8.04%) Tivoli
4 9 (8.04%) Cobbler
5 5 (4.46%) HAProxy
6 4 (3.57%) ZABBIX
6 4 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (3.57%) SCOM
6 4 (3.57%) CFEngine
6 4 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
6 4 (3.57%) Ansible
6 4 (3.57%) EMC Navisphere
6 4 (3.57%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 33 (29.46%) Splunk
2 32 (28.57%) Oracle
3 25 (22.32%) Red Hat
4 21 (18.75%) VMware
5 6 (5.36%) SaltStack
5 6 (5.36%) Cisco
6 5 (4.46%) NetApp
6 5 (4.46%) EMC
7 4 (3.57%) Symantec
7 4 (3.57%) McAfee
7 4 (3.57%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.79%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.79%) Percona
9 1 (0.89%) HP
9 1 (0.89%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.89%) EPiServer
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CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
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Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per annum
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