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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 341 515 553
Rank change year-on-year
+174 +38
Contract jobs citing Ansible 268 40 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.084% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.40% 1.06% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 31 1
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£438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £413 -
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4189 3757 3423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.27% 7.85% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2618 2173 1953
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 117 159
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +99 146 £475 +11.76% 49
East of England - 50 £400 - 2
South West +12 22 £420 -16.00% 11
South East - 22 £454 - 9
North West -10 9 £438 +9.37% 2
Yorkshire - 9 £415 - 1
East Midlands - 8 £575 - 1
North East - 1 - - 1
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Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 396 (83.19%) Puppet
2 378 (79.41%) DevOps
3 346 (72.69%) Opscode Chef
4 337 (70.80%) Linux
5 258 (54.20%) Amazon AWS
6 232 (48.74%) Java
7 225 (47.27%) Ruby
8 223 (46.85%) Jenkins
9 215 (45.17%) Python
10 210 (44.12%) Configuration Management
11 201 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
12 187 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
13 134 (28.15%) Git (software)
13 134 (28.15%) MongoDB
14 118 (24.79%) Salt
15 115 (24.16%) Web Services
16 110 (23.11%) VMware
16 110 (23.11%) Bash Shell
17 97 (20.38%) Docker
18 93 (19.54%) PostgreSQL
18 93 (19.54%) MySQL
19 83 (17.44%) Apache
20 82 (17.23%) Continuous Delivery
20 82 (17.23%) Open Source
21 81 (17.02%) Perl
22 74 (15.55%) PHP
23 71 (14.92%) TDD
24 70 (14.71%) Red Hat
25 69 (14.50%) Tomcat
25 69 (14.50%) Vagrant

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 83 (17.44%) Apache
2 69 (14.50%) Tomcat
3 64 (13.45%) nginx
4 63 (13.24%) OpenStack
5 52 (10.92%) Node.js
6 37 (7.77%) Elasticsearch
7 32 (6.72%) JBoss
8 25 (5.25%) Mule ESB
9 15 (3.15%) Confluence
9 15 (3.15%) IIS
10 13 (2.73%) Alfresco
11 12 (2.52%) WildFly
12 11 (2.31%) Apache Qpid
13 10 (2.10%) Mule
14 8 (1.68%) Drupal
15 7 (1.47%) WebSphere
15 7 (1.47%) Jetty
16 6 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
17 5 (1.05%) Tornado
18 4 (0.84%) Apache TomEE
Applications
1 3 (0.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.21%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 258 (54.20%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (10.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (8.19%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (7.77%) PaaS
5 21 (4.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 20 (4.20%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (3.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 14 (2.94%) Amazon S3
9 13 (2.73%) IaaS
9 13 (2.73%) OpenShift
10 8 (1.68%) Amazon SQS
10 8 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (1.47%) Route 53
11 7 (1.47%) GitHub
12 6 (1.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (1.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 3 (0.63%) SaaS
14 3 (0.63%) Google App Engine
15 2 (0.42%) Joyent
15 2 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 55 (11.55%) Firewall
2 37 (7.77%) HTTP
3 32 (6.72%) SSL
4 31 (6.51%) TCP/IP
5 23 (4.83%) VPN
6 21 (4.41%) DNS
7 16 (3.36%) LAN
7 16 (3.36%) WAN
8 15 (3.15%) Reverse Proxy
9 13 (2.73%) Network Security
10 9 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (1.89%) DMZ
10 9 (1.89%) Internet
11 8 (1.68%) LDAP
12 6 (1.26%) SAN
13 5 (1.05%) OpenLDAP
14 4 (0.84%) NAS
14 4 (0.84%) SSH
14 4 (0.84%) HTTPS
15 3 (0.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (28.15%) MongoDB
2 93 (19.54%) PostgreSQL
2 93 (19.54%) MySQL
3 65 (13.66%) NoSQL
4 57 (11.97%) Redis
5 24 (5.04%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (4.41%) Hadoop
7 15 (3.15%) Big Data
7 15 (3.15%) Relational Database
8 13 (2.73%) SQL Server
8 13 (2.73%) Riak
9 12 (2.52%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (1.89%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.89%) CouchDB
11 8 (1.68%) Couchbase
12 7 (1.47%) SimpleDB
13 6 (1.26%) HBase
13 6 (1.26%) MariaDB
13 6 (1.26%) Oracle Database
14 5 (1.05%) Hypertable
Development Applications
1 223 (46.85%) Jenkins
2 134 (28.15%) Git (software)
3 55 (11.55%) Maven
4 48 (10.08%) Subversion
5 39 (8.19%) Gerrit
6 36 (7.56%) JIRA
6 36 (7.56%) Artifactory
7 34 (7.14%) SonarQube
8 33 (6.93%) Mercurial
9 28 (5.88%) Hudson
10 27 (5.67%) Gradle
11 19 (3.99%) Selenium
12 17 (3.57%) JMeter
13 16 (3.36%) Cucumber
14 14 (2.94%) Ant
14 14 (2.94%) JUnit
15 13 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (2.73%) TeamCity
16 12 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (2.10%) RSpec
General
1 27 (5.67%) Finance
2 19 (3.99%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.47%) Games
4 4 (0.84%) Retail
4 4 (0.84%) Advertising
5 3 (0.63%) Billing
6 2 (0.42%) Publishing
6 2 (0.42%) German Language
6 2 (0.42%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.42%) Turkish Language
7 1 (0.21%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 231 (48.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 74 (15.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 48 (10.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 43 (9.03%) Developer
5 30 (6.30%) Architect
6 28 (5.88%) Consultant
7 27 (5.67%) Administrator
8 26 (5.46%) Systems Administrator
9 25 (5.25%) DevOps Consultant
10 22 (4.62%) Senior Consultant
11 20 (4.20%) Java Developer
12 16 (3.36%) Linux Administrator
12 16 (3.36%) Linux Engineer
13 15 (3.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 14 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
15 9 (1.89%) Systems Engineer
15 9 (1.89%) Software Engineer
16 8 (1.68%) Ruby Developer
17 7 (1.47%) Cloud Software Engineer
17 7 (1.47%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (24.16%) Web Services
2 35 (7.35%) RabbitMQ
3 32 (6.72%) HTML
3 32 (6.72%) LAMP
4 31 (6.51%) CSS
5 29 (6.09%) jQuery
6 28 (5.88%) J2EE
7 22 (4.62%) Spring
7 22 (4.62%) RESTful
8 19 (3.99%) REST
9 18 (3.78%) Hibernate
10 17 (3.57%) XML
10 17 (3.57%) HTML5
11 16 (3.36%) CSS3
11 16 (3.36%) Ruby on Rails
12 15 (3.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (2.73%) JSON
13 13 (2.73%) .NET
14 12 (2.52%) Django
14 12 (2.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (3.78%) Digital Media
2 16 (3.36%) Mobile App
2 16 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.94%) Public Cloud
4 12 (2.52%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.10%) User Experience
6 7 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.84%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.84%) W3C
8 4 (0.84%) Derivative
9 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.63%) Clustering
9 3 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.21%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.21%) Blog
10 1 (0.21%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.21%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.21%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.21%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 337 (70.80%) Linux
2 63 (13.24%) CentOS
3 58 (12.18%) UNIX
4 51 (10.71%) Windows
5 48 (10.08%) Ubuntu
6 47 (9.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.31%) Debian
8 9 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.47%) Android
10 6 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (1.05%) Amazon Linux
12 4 (0.84%) Fedora
13 2 (0.42%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.42%) Solaris
14 1 (0.21%) SUSE
14 1 (0.21%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (79.41%) DevOps
2 210 (44.12%) Configuration Management
3 201 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
4 187 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
5 82 (17.23%) Open Source
5 82 (17.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 71 (14.92%) TDD
7 63 (13.24%) Scrum
8 38 (7.98%) BDD
9 25 (5.25%) OWASP
10 24 (5.04%) Software Engineering
11 18 (3.78%) E-Commerce
12 17 (3.57%) SOA
12 17 (3.57%) Load Balancing
13 15 (3.15%) Kanban
14 14 (2.94%) MVC
14 14 (2.94%) SDLC
15 13 (2.73%) Migration
15 13 (2.73%) Build Automation
16 12 (2.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 232 (48.74%) Java
2 225 (47.27%) Ruby
3 215 (45.17%) Python
4 110 (23.11%) Bash Shell
5 81 (17.02%) Perl
6 74 (15.55%) PHP
7 48 (10.08%) JavaScript
8 39 (8.19%) SQL
9 36 (7.56%) Go
10 35 (7.35%) Scala
11 16 (3.36%) Shell Script
12 15 (3.15%) PowerShell
13 12 (2.52%) C++
14 9 (1.89%) C#
15 5 (1.05%) C
16 4 (0.84%) Clojure
17 2 (0.42%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.42%) VBScript
17 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 51 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 29 (6.09%) SC Cleared
3 13 (2.73%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (2.31%) CCNA
5 5 (1.05%) Degree
6 2 (0.42%) RHCE
6 2 (0.42%) LPIC
6 2 (0.42%) CCIE
6 2 (0.42%) CCNP
6 2 (0.42%) HP ASE
6 2 (0.42%) HP MASE
7 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.73%) PCI DSS
2 7 (1.47%) QA
3 5 (1.05%) WAI
4 3 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 97 (20.38%) Docker
2 53 (11.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (5.25%) vCloud
4 14 (2.94%) Active Directory
5 13 (2.73%) Varnish
6 10 (2.10%) VirtualBox
7 9 (1.89%) Hyper-V
8 8 (1.68%) XenServer
9 5 (1.05%) Squid
9 5 (1.05%) Xen
10 4 (0.84%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.63%) Postfix
11 3 (0.63%) Samba
11 3 (0.63%) LXC
11 3 (0.63%) iptables
12 2 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.21%) KVM
13 1 (0.21%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 396 (83.19%) Puppet
2 346 (72.69%) Opscode Chef
3 118 (24.79%) Salt
4 69 (14.50%) Vagrant
5 64 (13.45%) Nagios
6 40 (8.40%) logstash
7 35 (7.35%) Kibana
8 34 (7.14%) HAProxy
9 32 (6.72%) ZABBIX
10 30 (6.30%) Rundeck
11 12 (2.52%) Mesos
11 12 (2.52%) Graphite
12 7 (1.47%) Capistrano
13 6 (1.26%) BladeLogic
14 5 (1.05%) CFEngine
14 5 (1.05%) Opsview
15 4 (0.84%) Cobbler
15 4 (0.84%) Cacti
16 3 (0.63%) collectd
16 3 (0.63%) StatsD
Vendors
1 110 (23.11%) VMware
2 70 (14.71%) Red Hat
3 60 (12.61%) Oracle
4 29 (6.09%) New Relic
5 27 (5.67%) SaltStack
6 24 (5.04%) Google
7 22 (4.62%) Splunk
8 17 (3.57%) Rackspace
9 10 (2.10%) hybris
9 10 (2.10%) IBM
9 10 (2.10%) Microsoft
10 8 (1.68%) Citrix
11 7 (1.47%) Serena
11 7 (1.47%) Perforce
11 7 (1.47%) Akamai
12 5 (1.05%) Pega
12 5 (1.05%) NetApp
12 5 (1.05%) HP
13 4 (0.84%) Lotus
13 4 (0.84%) Twitter
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