The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ansible
Rank 522 540 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Ansible 48 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.004% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.28% 0.058% -
Number of daily rates quoted 34 1 0
Average daily rate
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£456 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3751 3450 3503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.60% 7.42% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2201 1980 1829
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 157 159
Average hourly rate £18.46 £22.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.95% +21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.39 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.51 £40.76 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% +27.14%
Ansible
UK

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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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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 +35 34 £463 +15.62% 21
East Midlands - 7 £400 - 6
East of England - 3 £463 - 4
South East - - - - 2
Ansible
UK

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 84 (84.85%) DevOps
2 83 (83.84%) Puppet
3 80 (80.81%) Opscode Chef
4 77 (77.78%) Linux
5 49 (49.49%) Jenkins
6 46 (46.46%) Java
7 37 (37.37%) Apache
7 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (36.36%) Ruby
9 35 (35.35%) Web Services
10 34 (34.34%) Amazon AWS
11 33 (33.33%) VMware
12 32 (32.32%) Python
13 31 (31.31%) Salt
14 27 (27.27%) Tomcat
15 24 (24.24%) DNS
16 23 (23.23%) Git (software)
17 22 (22.22%) Nagios
18 21 (21.21%) Vagrant
19 20 (20.20%) Node.js
19 20 (20.20%) Configuration Management
19 20 (20.20%) Open Source
20 19 (19.19%) MySQL
20 19 (19.19%) OpenStack
20 19 (19.19%) Mobile App
21 18 (18.18%) Cisco
22 17 (17.17%) UNIX
22 17 (17.17%) JBoss
22 17 (17.17%) nginx
22 17 (17.17%) Apache Cassandra

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 37 (37.37%) Apache
2 27 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 20 (20.20%) Node.js
4 19 (19.19%) OpenStack
5 17 (17.17%) nginx
6 11 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (10.10%) CloudStack
8 4 (4.04%) Mule
9 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 34 (34.34%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (5.05%) Amazon S3
5 3 (3.03%) IaaS
6 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.02%) Heroku
6 2 (2.02%) Route 53
6 2 (2.02%) GitHub
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.01%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 24 (24.24%) DNS
2 4 (4.04%) AMQP
3 2 (2.02%) NAS
3 2 (2.02%) Firewall
3 2 (2.02%) SAN
3 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.01%) SMTP
4 1 (1.01%) Internet
4 1 (1.01%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) MySQL
2 17 (17.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (14.14%) MongoDB
4 11 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (8.08%) NoSQL
6 6 (6.06%) Big Data
7 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.03%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.02%) Redis
8 2 (2.02%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.02%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.01%) DB2
9 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 49 (49.49%) Jenkins
2 23 (23.23%) Git (software)
3 15 (15.15%) Hudson
4 6 (6.06%) Maven
4 6 (6.06%) JIRA
5 4 (4.04%) Mercurial
6 3 (3.03%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.03%) PHPUnit
6 3 (3.03%) Selenium
6 3 (3.03%) PhoneGap
6 3 (3.03%) Behat
6 3 (3.03%) Grunt
6 3 (3.03%) PhantomJS
7 2 (2.02%) Ant
7 2 (2.02%) Subversion
8 1 (1.01%) Gradle
General
1 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.02%) Finance
2 2 (2.02%) Games
3 1 (1.01%) Retail
3 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (10.10%) Developer
4 7 (7.07%) Consultant
4 7 (7.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (7.07%) DevOps Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.04%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.04%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (3.03%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.03%) PHP Developer
7 3 (3.03%) Programmer
7 3 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.02%) Web Team Leader
8 2 (2.02%) Infrastructure Designer
8 2 (2.02%) Node.js Developer
8 2 (2.02%) Designer
8 2 (2.02%) Django Developer
8 2 (2.02%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.35%) Web Services
2 11 (11.11%) RESTful
3 9 (9.09%) JSON
4 8 (8.08%) jQuery
5 7 (7.07%) REST
5 7 (7.07%) Django
5 7 (7.07%) CSS
6 5 (5.05%) LAMP
6 5 (5.05%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.04%) Backbone.js
7 4 (4.04%) XML
7 4 (4.04%) Middleware
8 3 (3.03%) HTML
8 3 (3.03%) Ajax
8 3 (3.03%) Symfony
8 3 (3.03%) HTML5
9 2 (2.02%) Sphinx
9 2 (2.02%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (2.02%) Spring MVC
9 2 (2.02%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Open Source
2 19 (19.19%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.02%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.02%) Wiki
4 2 (2.02%) Online Games
4 2 (2.02%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 77 (77.78%) Linux
2 17 (17.17%) UNIX
3 13 (13.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (11.11%) CentOS
5 4 (4.04%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.02%) Android
6 2 (2.02%) Debian
7 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.01%) SmartOS
7 1 (1.01%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (84.85%) DevOps
2 37 (37.37%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (20.20%) Configuration Management
4 14 (14.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (14.14%) Scrum
5 13 (13.13%) Load Testing
6 10 (10.10%) TDD
7 8 (8.08%) SOA
7 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (7.07%) Security Management
9 6 (6.06%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.05%) MVC
10 5 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.05%) Kanban
11 4 (4.04%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (4.04%) Automated Testing
12 3 (3.03%) Data Management
12 3 (3.03%) OO
12 3 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (46.46%) Java
2 36 (36.36%) Ruby
3 32 (32.32%) Python
4 13 (13.13%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.13%) PHP
5 12 (12.12%) Perl
5 12 (12.12%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.03%) Clojure
6 3 (3.03%) ClojureScript
6 3 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.01%) Degree
1 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.09%) vCloud
3 3 (3.03%) Varnish
3 3 (3.03%) Xen
4 2 (2.02%) KVM
Systems Management
1 83 (83.84%) Puppet
2 80 (80.81%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (31.31%) Salt
4 22 (22.22%) Nagios
5 21 (21.21%) Vagrant
6 14 (14.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (10.10%) Opsview
7 10 (10.10%) collectd
8 3 (3.03%) HAProxy
8 3 (3.03%) YUM
8 3 (3.03%) Foglight
8 3 (3.03%) ZABBIX
9 2 (2.02%) Scalr
10 1 (1.01%) logstash
10 1 (1.01%) Cacti
10 1 (1.01%) Munin
10 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 33 (33.33%) VMware
2 18 (18.18%) Cisco
3 17 (17.17%) JBoss
4 14 (14.14%) IBM
4 14 (14.14%) NetApp
4 14 (14.14%) Red Hat
5 10 (10.10%) Akamai
6 9 (9.09%) New Relic
7 6 (6.06%) Rackspace
8 5 (5.05%) SaltStack
9 4 (4.04%) Splunk
9 4 (4.04%) Oracle
10 3 (3.03%) Google
11 1 (1.01%) SAP
11 1 (1.01%) F5
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day - initial 6 month contract
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £600 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
X4 Group
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + £500 to £600 a day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £800 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Suffolk
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 17 days ago