The table below looks at the statistics for Ansible skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ansible over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ansible
Rank 123 364 559
Rank change year-on-year
+241 +195
Contract jobs citing Ansible 999 277 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.01% 0.54% 0.097%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.77% 6.11% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 209 34
Median daily rate £500 £438 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £423 £450
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Ansible
UK

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
5622 4533 4074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.29% 8.76% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3740 2826 2386
Median daily rate £450 £413 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +5.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 129 124
Median hourly rate £28.50 £23.88 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.37% +27.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £45.00 £31.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.00 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+29.54% +9.67%

Ansible
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

Ansible Daily Rate Histogram in England

Ansible
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Ansible Hourly Rate Trend in England

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +217 706 £513 +2.50% 137
South East +89 108 £475 - 18
Yorkshire +43 55 £550 +29.41% 9
South West 0 36 £419 -0.88% 5
East Midlands +28 29 £600 +4.34% 2
North West +19 28 £500 +14.28% 6
East of England -17 20 £500 +21.95% 7
North East -32 8 £488 +34.48% 1
West Midlands - 6 £413 - 4
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UK

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ansible 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 England region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 1361 (84.12%) DevOps
2 1155 (71.38%) Linux
3 1120 (69.22%) Puppet
4 813 (50.25%) Amazon AWS
5 789 (48.76%) Opscode Chef
6 749 (46.29%) Jenkins
7 685 (42.34%) Docker
8 633 (39.12%) Continuous Integration
9 582 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
10 576 (35.60%) Python
11 570 (35.23%) Git (software)
12 568 (35.11%) Configuration Management
13 521 (32.20%) Ruby
14 405 (25.03%) Java
15 319 (19.72%) Kubernetes
16 310 (19.16%) Bash Shell
17 280 (17.31%) Continuous Delivery
17 280 (17.31%) Security Cleared
18 276 (17.06%) Unix
19 261 (16.13%) Perl
20 252 (15.57%) Windows
20 252 (15.57%) Microsoft Azure
21 251 (15.51%) VMware
22 248 (15.33%) Open Source
23 233 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 226 (13.97%) SC Cleared
25 223 (13.78%) Apache
26 205 (12.67%) Terraform
26 205 (12.67%) Maven
27 204 (12.61%) CentOS

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 223 (13.78%) Apache
2 198 (12.24%) Tomcat
3 168 (10.38%) OpenStack
4 152 (9.39%) nginx
5 113 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
6 104 (6.43%) Confluence
7 81 (5.01%) JBoss
8 56 (3.46%) WebLogic
9 46 (2.84%) WebSphere
10 44 (2.72%) Apache Spark
11 33 (2.04%) IIS
12 20 (1.24%) Mule
13 18 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
14 17 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
15 13 (0.80%) Jetty
16 12 (0.74%) Mule ESB
17 9 (0.56%) Apache Pig
18 8 (0.49%) Apache Solr
19 7 (0.43%) Drupal
19 7 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (2.84%) HipChat
2 17 (1.05%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.37%) MS Office
4 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.19%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.19%) Magento
1 3 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.062%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 813 (50.25%) Amazon AWS
2 252 (15.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 178 (11.00%) GitHub
4 98 (6.06%) PaaS
5 97 (6.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 93 (5.75%) IaaS
7 80 (4.94%) Amazon EC2
8 45 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
9 43 (2.66%) Amazon S3
10 38 (2.35%) Google Cloud Platform
11 33 (2.04%) Office 365
12 31 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 20 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
14 19 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
14 19 (1.17%) SaaS
15 18 (1.11%) Google App Engine
16 14 (0.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 13 (0.80%) AWS OpsWorks
17 13 (0.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 12 (0.74%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 143 (8.84%) DNS
2 113 (6.98%) TCP/IP
3 75 (4.64%) VPN
4 70 (4.33%) Firewall
5 62 (3.83%) HTTP
5 62 (3.83%) LAN
5 62 (3.83%) SSH
5 62 (3.83%) WAN
6 56 (3.46%) SSL
7 53 (3.28%) LDAP
8 50 (3.09%) OpenLDAP
9 49 (3.03%) OpenVPN
10 33 (2.04%) Internet
11 29 (1.79%) Wireless
12 22 (1.36%) DHCP
13 19 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
14 16 (0.99%) SAN
15 14 (0.87%) DMZ
16 12 (0.74%) Reverse Proxy
17 11 (0.68%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (12.05%) MySQL
2 166 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 134 (8.28%) Hadoop
3 134 (8.28%) PostgreSQL
4 116 (7.17%) MongoDB
5 100 (6.18%) Big Data
6 73 (4.51%) Redis
7 58 (3.58%) SQL Server
8 56 (3.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 37 (2.29%) Relational Database
10 35 (2.16%) Amazon RDS
11 17 (1.05%) Neo4j
12 16 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
12 16 (0.99%) HBase
13 13 (0.80%) Oracle Database
14 12 (0.74%) Apache Hive
15 11 (0.68%) CouchDB
15 11 (0.68%) DB2
16 10 (0.62%) MarkLogic
16 10 (0.62%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 749 (46.29%) Jenkins
2 570 (35.23%) Git (software)
3 205 (12.67%) Maven
4 158 (9.77%) Sonatype Nexus
5 149 (9.21%) JIRA
6 128 (7.91%) Ant
7 127 (7.85%) TeamCity
8 123 (7.60%) Subversion
8 123 (7.60%) Vagrant
9 117 (7.23%) Artifactory
10 103 (6.37%) GitLab
11 88 (5.44%) SonarQube
12 73 (4.51%) JUnit
13 61 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 52 (3.21%) Hudson
15 49 (3.03%) Bitbucket
16 48 (2.97%) Gradle
17 46 (2.84%) JIRA Agile
18 44 (2.72%) Liquibase
18 44 (2.72%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 171 (10.57%) Finance
2 83 (5.13%) Retail
3 70 (4.33%) Banking
4 27 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 22 (1.36%) Publishing
6 18 (1.11%) Marketing
7 17 (1.05%) Financial Institution
7 17 (1.05%) Games
8 13 (0.80%) Legal
9 10 (0.62%) Advertising
9 10 (0.62%) Front Office
10 8 (0.49%) Back Office
11 7 (0.43%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.31%) Law
13 3 (0.19%) Automotive
13 3 (0.19%) Electronics
13 3 (0.19%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.12%) Billing
14 2 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 906 (56.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 211 (13.04%) AWS DevOps
3 203 (12.55%) Senior DevOps
4 194 (11.99%) AWS Engineer
5 190 (11.74%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 175 (10.82%) Linux Engineer
7 172 (10.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 144 (8.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 121 (7.48%) Consultant
10 99 (6.12%) DevOps Consultant
11 98 (6.06%) Developer
12 95 (5.87%) Administrator
13 90 (5.56%) Architect
14 75 (4.64%) Lead DevOps
15 67 (4.14%) Cloud Engineer
15 67 (4.14%) Systems Administrator
16 65 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 58 (3.58%) Linux Administrator
18 53 (3.28%) Automation Engineer
19 52 (3.21%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (9.58%) Web Services
2 98 (6.06%) Sensu
3 90 (5.56%) ELK Stack
4 89 (5.50%) LAMP
4 89 (5.50%) Node.js
5 86 (5.32%) .NET
6 72 (4.45%) HTML
7 68 (4.20%) Middleware
8 64 (3.96%) RabbitMQ
9 63 (3.89%) MCollective
10 48 (2.97%) JSON
11 46 (2.84%) CSS
12 44 (2.72%) REST
13 42 (2.60%) Software Packaging
14 41 (2.53%) AngularJS
15 35 (2.16%) JMS
16 34 (2.10%) Hibernate
17 33 (2.04%) XML
18 31 (1.92%) J2EE
18 31 (1.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 104 (6.43%) Public Cloud
2 76 (4.70%) Private Cloud
3 57 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (2.97%) Data Centre
5 40 (2.47%) Clustering
6 32 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (1.05%) User Experience
8 16 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
9 15 (0.93%) Data Structures
10 14 (0.87%) Algorithms
10 14 (0.87%) Mobile App
11 13 (0.80%) Biometrics
11 13 (0.80%) Blog
11 13 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (0.62%) Computer Science
13 8 (0.49%) Management Information System
13 8 (0.49%) Replication
14 7 (0.43%) Fintech
14 7 (0.43%) Performance Metrics
15 6 (0.37%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1155 (71.38%) Linux
2 276 (17.06%) Unix
3 252 (15.57%) Windows
4 233 (14.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 204 (12.61%) CentOS
6 111 (6.86%) CoreOS
7 103 (6.37%) Ubuntu
8 63 (3.89%) Windows Server
9 43 (2.66%) Fedora
10 32 (1.98%) Solaris
11 27 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 26 (1.61%) Mac OS X
13 22 (1.36%) VMS
14 20 (1.24%) Oracle Linux
15 17 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (0.87%) Debian
17 13 (0.80%) AIX
18 12 (0.74%) SUSE
19 10 (0.62%) Windows 7
20 8 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1361 (84.12%) DevOps
2 633 (39.12%) Continuous Integration
3 582 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
4 568 (35.11%) Configuration Management
5 280 (17.31%) Continuous Delivery
6 248 (15.33%) Open Source
7 151 (9.33%) Scrum
8 104 (6.43%) Service Management
9 101 (6.24%) Migration
10 96 (5.93%) Security Hardening
11 89 (5.50%) ITIL
12 82 (5.07%) E-Commerce
13 78 (4.82%) TDD
14 77 (4.76%) Software Engineering
15 71 (4.39%) High Availability
16 68 (4.20%) Web Operations
17 62 (3.83%) Release Management
18 61 (3.77%) Software Delivery
19 59 (3.65%) Load Balancing
20 49 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 576 (35.60%) Python
2 521 (32.20%) Ruby
3 405 (25.03%) Java
4 310 (19.16%) Bash Shell
5 261 (16.13%) Perl
6 197 (12.18%) PowerShell
7 190 (11.74%) SQL
8 138 (8.53%) Go
9 129 (7.97%) PHP
10 110 (6.80%) Shell Script
11 91 (5.62%) JavaScript
12 42 (2.60%) C++
13 37 (2.29%) C#
14 36 (2.22%) Scala
15 24 (1.48%) Korn
16 16 (0.99%) Bourne shell
17 12 (0.74%) Groovy
18 11 (0.68%) Clojure
18 11 (0.68%) Erlang
19 7 (0.43%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 280 (17.31%) Security Cleared
2 226 (13.97%) SC Cleared
3 57 (3.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 24 (1.48%) CTC Cleared
5 19 (1.17%) BC Cleared
5 19 (1.17%) CISSP
6 17 (1.05%) Degree
7 16 (0.99%) DV Cleared
8 15 (0.93%) AWS Certification
9 11 (0.68%) MCSE
9 11 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.43%) CCNP
12 5 (0.31%) CCNA
12 5 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.25%) CCA
13 4 (0.25%) RHCSA
14 3 (0.19%) CCIE
14 3 (0.19%) RHCE
15 2 (0.12%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.10%) QA
2 28 (1.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.37%) SLA
5 2 (0.12%) ISO20022
System Software
1 685 (42.34%) Docker
2 135 (8.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (6.24%) etcd
4 99 (6.12%) flannel
5 98 (6.06%) vCloud
6 83 (5.13%) Ceph
7 82 (5.07%) Active Directory
8 79 (4.88%) GlusterFS
9 61 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
10 58 (3.58%) Squid
11 53 (3.28%) Postfix
12 45 (2.78%) KVM
13 40 (2.47%) Hyper-V
14 36 (2.22%) vSphere
15 27 (1.67%) Xen
16 15 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
17 12 (0.74%) NFS
18 10 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 10 (0.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
19 9 (0.56%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1120 (69.22%) Puppet
2 789 (48.76%) Opscode Chef
3 319 (19.72%) Kubernetes
4 205 (12.67%) Terraform
5 186 (11.50%) logstash
6 107 (6.61%) HAProxy
7 103 (6.37%) Nagios
8 97 (6.00%) Salt
9 95 (5.87%) Kibana
10 92 (5.69%) Graphite
11 88 (5.44%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 88 (5.44%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 87 (5.38%) ZABBIX
13 84 (5.19%) rkt
14 76 (4.70%) Mesos
15 60 (3.71%) Packer
16 53 (3.28%) Rancher
17 43 (2.66%) SCCM
18 22 (1.36%) Microsoft Intune
18 22 (1.36%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 251 (15.51%) VMware
2 191 (11.80%) Red Hat
3 181 (11.19%) Oracle
4 93 (5.75%) Atlassian
4 93 (5.75%) Splunk
5 67 (4.14%) IBM
6 66 (4.08%) Google
7 63 (3.89%) Sonatype
8 58 (3.58%) Microsoft
9 54 (3.34%) Rackspace
10 43 (2.66%) SaltStack
11 35 (2.16%) Cisco
12 29 (1.79%) New Relic
13 23 (1.42%) Dell
13 23 (1.42%) Palo Alto
14 21 (1.30%) NetApp
15 18 (1.11%) AppDynamics
15 18 (1.11%) F5
16 17 (1.05%) TOWER Software
17 14 (0.87%) Veritas
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Energon People
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