The table below looks at the statistics for Ansible skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ansible over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 369 534 -
Rank change year-on-year
+165 -
Contract jobs citing Ansible 224 48 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.097% -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.68% 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 191 36 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3944 3788 2976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.81% 7.64% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2432 2202 1736
Average daily rate £417 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 152 160
Average hourly rate £20.19 £23.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.10% +17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £45.00 £34.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

Ansible
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ansible across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Ansible Jobs Demand Trend in England

Ansible
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ansible across the England region.

Ansible Daily Rate Trend in England

Ansible
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ansible across the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Ansible Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
London +95 143 £500 +17.64% 54
South East -7 21 £400 +19.40% 4
Yorkshire - 20 £394 -
South West - 16 £525 - 5
East Midlands - 11 £575 -
North West -18 8 £438 +9.37%
West Midlands - 2 £310 - 2
East of England - 2 - - 1
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Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ansible 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 Ansible.

1 343 (81.47%) Puppet
2 332 (78.86%) DevOps
3 314 (74.58%) Linux
4 283 (67.22%) Opscode Chef
5 224 (53.21%) Jenkins
6 215 (51.07%) Agile Software Development
7 201 (47.74%) Java
8 198 (47.03%) Python
9 194 (46.08%) Ruby
10 174 (41.33%) Continuous Integration
11 169 (40.14%) Amazon AWS
12 146 (34.68%) Configuration Management
13 136 (32.30%) MongoDB
14 128 (30.40%) Git (software)
15 116 (27.55%) VMware
16 111 (26.37%) Salt
17 104 (24.70%) Bash Shell
18 94 (22.33%) Nagios
19 81 (19.24%) Apache
20 80 (19.00%) Maven
20 80 (19.00%) Continuous Delivery
21 78 (18.53%) PostgreSQL
22 77 (18.29%) MySQL
22 77 (18.29%) Web Services
22 77 (18.29%) CentOS
23 76 (18.05%) PHP
24 75 (17.81%) Perl
25 74 (17.58%) Ubuntu
26 72 (17.10%) Scrum
27 71 (16.86%) Node.js

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Ansible 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 Ansible. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 81 (19.24%) Apache
2 71 (16.86%) Node.js
3 55 (13.06%) nginx
4 54 (12.83%) OpenStack
5 49 (11.64%) Elasticsearch
6 43 (10.21%) Tomcat
7 31 (7.36%) JBoss
8 16 (3.80%) Mule ESB
9 10 (2.38%) WebSphere
10 9 (2.14%) Confluence
11 8 (1.90%) IIS
12 7 (1.66%) Alfresco
13 6 (1.43%) Mule
13 6 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (1.19%) WildFly
14 5 (1.19%) Drupal
15 3 (0.71%) Jetty
15 3 (0.71%) Apache Qpid
16 2 (0.48%) Apache Spark
16 2 (0.48%) Liferay
Applications
1 21 (4.99%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 169 (40.14%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (11.88%) PaaS
3 39 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (8.08%) Amazon EC2
5 18 (4.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (3.56%) IaaS
7 12 (2.85%) GitHub
8 9 (2.14%) OpenShift
9 6 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (1.43%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.43%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.95%) Route 53
11 3 (0.71%) SaaS
11 3 (0.71%) Heroku
11 3 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.48%) Joyent
13 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (10.69%) Firewall
2 27 (6.41%) HTTP
3 25 (5.94%) TCP/IP
4 22 (5.23%) VPN
5 21 (4.99%) SSL
6 20 (4.75%) DNS
7 14 (3.33%) LAN
7 14 (3.33%) WAN
8 12 (2.85%) Reverse Proxy
9 10 (2.38%) Network Security
9 10 (2.38%) DHCP
10 9 (2.14%) Internet
11 7 (1.66%) DMZ
12 5 (1.19%) SMTP
13 4 (0.95%) LDAP
13 4 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (0.71%) SAN
14 3 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (0.71%) HTTPS
15 2 (0.48%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (32.30%) MongoDB
2 78 (18.53%) PostgreSQL
3 77 (18.29%) MySQL
4 64 (15.20%) Redis
5 56 (13.30%) NoSQL
6 35 (8.31%) Hadoop
7 30 (7.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 23 (5.46%) Riak
8 23 (5.46%) CouchDB
9 20 (4.75%) MariaDB
10 16 (3.80%) Big Data
11 15 (3.56%) Hypertable
11 15 (3.56%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.43%) Couchbase
12 6 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.43%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.43%) SQL Server
13 5 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
14 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.71%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 224 (53.21%) Jenkins
2 128 (30.40%) Git (software)
3 80 (19.00%) Maven
4 39 (9.26%) Artifactory
5 32 (7.60%) Subversion
6 26 (6.18%) Cucumber
6 26 (6.18%) SonarQube
7 25 (5.94%) Hudson
8 24 (5.70%) Gerrit
9 22 (5.23%) Gradle
10 21 (4.99%) TeamCity
11 19 (4.51%) Mercurial
12 17 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (3.56%) JIRA
13 15 (3.56%) Selenium
13 15 (3.56%) Fiddler
14 11 (2.61%) JMeter
15 9 (2.14%) WebDriver
16 8 (1.90%) Jasmine
16 8 (1.90%) Ant
General
1 16 (3.80%) Finance
2 13 (3.09%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.90%) Advertising
3 8 (1.90%) Marketing
4 7 (1.66%) Retail
5 3 (0.71%) Games
6 2 (0.48%) German Language
6 2 (0.48%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.48%) Turkish Language
6 2 (0.48%) Billing
7 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 190 (45.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 56 (13.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 45 (10.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 34 (8.08%) Developer
5 27 (6.41%) Consultant
6 23 (5.46%) DevOps Consultant
7 21 (4.99%) Senior Consultant
8 18 (4.28%) Administrator
8 18 (4.28%) Linux Engineer
9 17 (4.04%) Architect
10 16 (3.80%) Systems Administrator
11 13 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
12 12 (2.85%) Java Developer
12 12 (2.85%) Linux Administrator
13 10 (2.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 9 (2.14%) DevOps Specialist
15 8 (1.90%) DevOps Architect
16 7 (1.66%) Ruby Developer
16 7 (1.66%) Lead Developer
16 7 (1.66%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (18.29%) Web Services
2 45 (10.69%) RabbitMQ
3 35 (8.31%) CSS
4 33 (7.84%) HTML
5 27 (6.41%) LAMP
6 23 (5.46%) jQuery
7 21 (4.99%) RESTful
8 18 (4.28%) JSON
9 17 (4.04%) J2EE
10 14 (3.33%) REST
11 13 (3.09%) CSS3
11 13 (3.09%) HTML5
11 13 (3.09%) Flask
12 12 (2.85%) Ember.js
12 12 (2.85%) Backbone.js
12 12 (2.85%) Ruby on Rails
13 11 (2.61%) Spring
14 10 (2.38%) React
15 9 (2.14%) Leaflet
15 9 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 61 (14.49%) Open Source
2 21 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.80%) Digital Media
4 15 (3.56%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.56%) User Experience
5 10 (2.38%) Public Cloud
6 6 (1.43%) Clustering
7 5 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.71%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.71%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.48%) Derivative
9 2 (0.48%) Replication
9 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.24%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.24%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.24%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 314 (74.58%) Linux
2 77 (18.29%) CentOS
3 74 (17.58%) Ubuntu
4 60 (14.25%) UNIX
5 55 (13.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 36 (8.55%) Windows
7 18 (4.28%) Debian
8 6 (1.43%) Android
9 5 (1.19%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (0.95%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.24%) AIX
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.24%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (78.86%) DevOps
2 215 (51.07%) Agile Software Development
3 174 (41.33%) Continuous Integration
4 146 (34.68%) Configuration Management
5 80 (19.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 72 (17.10%) Scrum
7 52 (12.35%) TDD
8 35 (8.31%) BDD
9 29 (6.89%) Software Engineering
10 28 (6.65%) Build Automation
11 27 (6.41%) E-Commerce
12 25 (5.94%) Automated Testing
13 23 (5.46%) Change Management
14 20 (4.75%) OWASP
15 14 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
16 13 (3.09%) Kanban
16 13 (3.09%) OO
17 12 (2.85%) Load Balancing
18 9 (2.14%) Data Management
18 9 (2.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 201 (47.74%) Java
2 198 (47.03%) Python
3 194 (46.08%) Ruby
4 104 (24.70%) Bash Shell
5 76 (18.05%) PHP
6 75 (17.81%) Perl
7 45 (10.69%) JavaScript
8 43 (10.21%) Scala
9 35 (8.31%) Go
10 29 (6.89%) SQL
11 25 (5.94%) Shell Script
12 16 (3.80%) C
13 10 (2.38%) PowerShell
14 6 (1.43%) C#
15 5 (1.19%) Clojure
16 3 (0.71%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.71%) Haskell
16 3 (0.71%) Erlang
17 2 (0.48%) C++
17 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (14.25%) Security Cleared
2 41 (9.74%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.85%) CCNA
5 4 (0.95%) Degree
6 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.24%) CCIE
7 1 (0.24%) CCNP
7 1 (0.24%) RHCE
7 1 (0.24%) RHCT
7 1 (0.24%) LPIC
7 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.24%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.19%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.71%) WAI
2 3 (0.71%) QA
3 2 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (15.44%) Docker
2 64 (15.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.23%) vCloud
4 14 (3.33%) Varnish
5 9 (2.14%) XenServer
5 9 (2.14%) Active Directory
6 8 (1.90%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.43%) iptables
8 5 (1.19%) LXC
8 5 (1.19%) Xen
8 5 (1.19%) vSphere
9 3 (0.71%) Postfix
9 3 (0.71%) Samba
9 3 (0.71%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.24%) KVM
10 1 (0.24%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.24%) Squid
10 1 (0.24%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 343 (81.47%) Puppet
2 283 (67.22%) Opscode Chef
3 111 (26.37%) Salt
4 94 (22.33%) Nagios
5 44 (10.45%) ZABBIX
6 34 (8.08%) Vagrant
7 28 (6.65%) logstash
8 26 (6.18%) HAProxy
9 20 (4.75%) Graphite
10 19 (4.51%) Kibana
11 15 (3.56%) CFEngine
12 9 (2.14%) Cacti
13 8 (1.90%) Mesos
14 7 (1.66%) Icinga
15 6 (1.43%) SELinux
15 6 (1.43%) Cobbler
16 5 (1.19%) Opsview
17 4 (0.95%) Red Hat Satellite
17 4 (0.95%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 4 (0.95%) yum
Vendors
1 116 (27.55%) VMware
2 47 (11.16%) Red Hat
3 39 (9.26%) Oracle
4 29 (6.89%) Microsoft
5 28 (6.65%) SaltStack
6 26 (6.18%) Rackspace
7 25 (5.94%) New Relic
8 19 (4.51%) Google
9 18 (4.28%) Splunk
10 8 (1.90%) Citrix
11 6 (1.43%) hybris
12 4 (0.95%) Akamai
12 4 (0.95%) Perforce
12 4 (0.95%) HP
12 4 (0.95%) EMC
12 4 (0.95%) IBM
13 3 (0.71%) DigitalOcean
13 3 (0.71%) Percona
14 2 (0.48%) Adobe
14 2 (0.48%) Cisco
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