Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Puppet
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 51 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 -11
Contract jobs citing Puppet 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.21% 1.08% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.85% 12.50% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Devon median daily rate - £488 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +69.57% -39.47%
South West median daily rate £425 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +3.03% -8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Puppet is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 54 48 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 11.59% 8.63% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 5
Devon median daily rate £435 £385 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.99% +54.00% -40.48%
10th Percentile £286 £209 £186
90th Percentile £524 £535 £332
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Devon median hourly rate - £28.75 £83.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.74% +319.64%
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +18.66% +25.00% +33.33%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Puppet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Devon

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Puppet in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Devon

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Devon region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +11 1 - - 1
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) OpenAM
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps

Puppet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat