Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 45 43
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2 +22
Contract jobs citing Puppet 5 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.87% 1.08% 3.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 11.63% 29.41% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 15
Devon median daily rate £488 £403 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.12% -15.26% +49.61%
10th Percentile £384 £305 £420
90th Percentile £500 £404 £500
South West median daily rate £421 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -6.39% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - £43.43

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 43 17 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 7.49% 3.69% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 37
Devon median daily rate £413 £321 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.40% -28.61% +35.34%
10th Percentile £209 £209 £225
90th Percentile £575 £404 £530
South West median daily rate £401 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.80% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Devon median hourly rate £28.75 £152.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -81.15% +609.30% -
10th Percentile £22.63 £141.25 £19.55
90th Percentile £33.88 £163.75 £27.25
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £34.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year -30.88% +56.32% -5.95%

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 20 November 2017. 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 - 5 £488 -
Puppet
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Puppet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins

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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Jetty
1 5 (100.00%) Mongrel
1 5 (100.00%) nginx
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 5 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) FTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) IPsec
1 5 (100.00%) SSL
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (100.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Google
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware