The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Puppet
England / Yorkshire
Rank 58 42 81
Rank change year-on-year -16 +39  
Contract jobs citing Puppet 71 117 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.34% 4.12% 2.04%
As % of the Systems Management category 37.77% 41.05% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 88 40
Median daily rate £425 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +35.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £450 £385
% change year-on-year +2.22% +16.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £47.50

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

Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 188 285 176
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 8.85% 10.04% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 193 101
Median daily rate £425 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +31.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £17.39 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.81% -28.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Puppet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Yorkshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Puppet in Yorkshire

Puppet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Puppet in Yorkshire

Puppet
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -7 52 £450 - 25
South Yorkshire -5 16 £400 -15.78% 3
North Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 4
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Puppet.

1 113 (68.90%) Linux
2 106 (64.63%) DevOps
3 99 (60.37%) Python
4 97 (59.15%) Opscode Chef
5 80 (48.78%) Jenkins
6 77 (46.95%) Ansible
7 76 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
8 68 (41.46%) Ruby
9 67 (40.85%) Java
10 54 (32.93%) Configuration Management
11 52 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
11 52 (31.71%) Docker
12 51 (31.10%) Bash Shell
13 49 (29.88%) Git (software)
14 40 (24.39%) Open Source
15 39 (23.78%) JIRA
16 38 (23.17%) Salt
17 36 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
17 36 (21.95%) MongoDB
18 31 (18.90%) Spring
18 31 (18.90%) HTTP
19 30 (18.29%) JavaScript
20 28 (17.07%) HTML
20 28 (17.07%) Web Services
20 28 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
21 25 (15.24%) VMware
21 25 (15.24%) MySQL
21 25 (15.24%) Confluence
22 24 (14.63%) HTML5
22 24 (14.63%) Maven

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 25 (15.24%) Confluence
2 12 (7.32%) Apache Spark
3 11 (6.71%) OpenStack
4 8 (4.88%) Apache
4 8 (4.88%) nginx
5 7 (4.27%) Apache Pig
6 5 (3.05%) CloudStack
7 4 (2.44%) IIS
8 2 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.22%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.22%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.61%) JBoss
9 1 (0.61%) Liferay
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.61%) Tornado
9 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 52 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.54%) IaaS
2 14 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (4.88%) GitHub
4 8 (4.88%) Loggly
4 8 (4.88%) Sumo Logic
5 4 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.83%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.83%) Office 365
7 2 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.22%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.22%) Slack
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.61%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.61%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.61%) Route 53
8 1 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.90%) HTTP
2 20 (12.20%) TCP/IP
3 17 (10.37%) Firewall
4 12 (7.32%) DNS
5 9 (5.49%) Internet
6 8 (4.88%) SSL
7 5 (3.05%) Kerberos
7 5 (3.05%) SMTP
8 4 (2.44%) LDAP
8 4 (2.44%) SSH
9 3 (1.83%) DHCP
10 2 (1.22%) LAN
10 2 (1.22%) Network Security
10 2 (1.22%) WAN
11 1 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.61%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.61%) NAS
11 1 (0.61%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.95%) MongoDB
2 28 (17.07%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (15.24%) MySQL
4 20 (12.20%) NoSQL
5 18 (10.98%) Redis
5 18 (10.98%) Relational Database
6 14 (8.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (7.32%) Hadoop
7 12 (7.32%) HBase
7 12 (7.32%) Riak
8 7 (4.27%) Apache Hive
8 7 (4.27%) Big Data
9 5 (3.05%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 80 (48.78%) Jenkins
2 49 (29.88%) Git (software)
3 39 (23.78%) JIRA
4 24 (14.63%) Maven
5 18 (10.98%) Vagrant
6 17 (10.37%) Selenium
7 14 (8.54%) Cucumber
8 10 (6.10%) Grunt
9 7 (4.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (4.27%) Subversion
10 6 (3.66%) TestNG
11 5 (3.05%) git-flow
12 4 (2.44%) GoCD
12 4 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (2.44%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.83%) Artifactory
13 3 (1.83%) GitLab
13 3 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
14 2 (1.22%) Hudson
14 2 (1.22%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (6.10%) Finance
2 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.61%) Legal
3 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (44.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (19.51%) Developer
3 18 (10.98%) Java Developer
4 11 (6.71%) Architect
4 11 (6.71%) Platform Engineer
4 11 (6.71%) WebOps Engineer
5 9 (5.49%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (4.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (4.27%) Consultant
7 7 (4.27%) Technical Architect
8 6 (3.66%) Administrator
8 6 (3.66%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (3.66%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (3.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (3.66%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (3.66%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (3.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 4 (2.44%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (2.44%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
9 4 (2.44%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.90%) Spring
2 28 (17.07%) HTML
2 28 (17.07%) Web Services
3 24 (14.63%) HTML5
4 16 (9.76%) AngularJS
5 15 (9.15%) Play Framework
5 15 (9.15%) RESTful
6 14 (8.54%) Django
6 14 (8.54%) JSON
7 12 (7.32%) Hibernate
8 10 (6.10%) CSS
8 10 (6.10%) CSS3
8 10 (6.10%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (6.10%) jQuery
9 8 (4.88%) Node.js
9 8 (4.88%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (4.27%) .NET
10 7 (4.27%) LAMP
11 6 (3.66%) Middleware
11 6 (3.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.10%) Replication
2 8 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.88%) Driving Licence
2 8 (4.88%) Private Cloud
3 6 (3.66%) Social Media
4 5 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.05%) Tandem
4 5 (3.05%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 4 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.44%) User Experience
6 3 (1.83%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.83%) Clustering
7 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.22%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 113 (68.90%) Linux
2 20 (12.20%) Unix
3 12 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (6.10%) CoreOS
4 10 (6.10%) Windows
5 6 (3.66%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.05%) Android
7 4 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.83%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.22%) CentOS
9 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.61%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (64.63%) DevOps
2 76 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (32.93%) Configuration Management
4 40 (24.39%) Open Source
5 36 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (14.63%) TDD
7 16 (9.76%) High Availability
8 15 (9.15%) Scrum
8 15 (9.15%) Web Operations
9 14 (8.54%) Mentoring
10 11 (6.71%) BDD
10 11 (6.71%) Kanban
10 11 (6.71%) Software Engineering
11 10 (6.10%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (6.10%) Microservices
12 8 (4.88%) OO
12 8 (4.88%) Workflow
13 7 (4.27%) Automated Testing
13 7 (4.27%) Migration
13 7 (4.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 99 (60.37%) Python
2 68 (41.46%) Ruby
3 67 (40.85%) Java
4 51 (31.10%) Bash Shell
5 30 (18.29%) JavaScript
6 21 (12.80%) Scala
7 20 (12.20%) SQL
8 14 (8.54%) Shell Script
9 13 (7.93%) Go
10 12 (7.32%) PHP
11 8 (4.88%) PowerShell
12 6 (3.66%) C#
12 6 (3.66%) Perl
13 4 (2.44%) C++
14 1 (0.61%) C
14 1 (0.61%) Korn
14 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.61%) VB
14 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (3.05%) CCA
2 4 (2.44%) Degree
3 3 (1.83%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.83%) MCSE
3 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.44%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 52 (31.71%) Docker
2 12 (7.32%) HDFS
3 11 (6.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.49%) Active Directory
5 8 (4.88%) vSphere
6 7 (4.27%) vCloud
7 6 (3.66%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (3.05%) etcd
8 5 (3.05%) flannel
8 5 (3.05%) VirtualBox
8 5 (3.05%) Xen
8 5 (3.05%) XenServer
9 4 (2.44%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.22%) Ceph
11 2 (1.22%) GlusterFS
11 2 (1.22%) VMware GSX
11 2 (1.22%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.61%) KVM
12 1 (0.61%) NFS
Systems Management
1 97 (59.15%) Opscode Chef
2 77 (46.95%) Ansible
3 38 (23.17%) Salt
4 19 (11.59%) Kubernetes
5 15 (9.15%) Nagios
6 9 (5.49%) Cobbler
6 9 (5.49%) vRealize
7 8 (4.88%) ZABBIX
8 7 (4.27%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (3.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (3.05%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 5 (3.05%) rkt
9 5 (3.05%) SCOM
10 4 (2.44%) SCCM
11 3 (1.83%) Terraform
12 2 (1.22%) Graphite
12 2 (1.22%) HAProxy
12 2 (1.22%) logstash
12 2 (1.22%) Mesos
12 2 (1.22%) Rancher
Vendors
1 25 (15.24%) VMware
2 18 (10.98%) Red Hat
2 18 (10.98%) SaltStack
2 18 (10.98%) Splunk
3 12 (7.32%) Oracle
4 11 (6.71%) Google
4 11 (6.71%) Rackspace
5 9 (5.49%) New Relic
6 7 (4.27%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.05%) Atlassian
7 5 (3.05%) Hortonworks
8 3 (1.83%) Cisco
9 2 (1.22%) Citrix
10 1 (0.61%) Dell
10 1 (0.61%) EMC
10 1 (0.61%) EnterpriseDB
10 1 (0.61%) Juniper
10 1 (0.61%) RightScale
10 1 (0.61%) Veeam
10 1 (0.61%) WSO2
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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