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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ansible
Rank 255 393 560
Rank change year-on-year
+138 +167
Contract jobs citing Ansible 422 201 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.89% 0.43% 0.018%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.43% 4.98% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 168 6
Average daily rate £475 £450 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £380 £140
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +171.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
4046 4037 3385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.57% 8.60% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2588 2414 1966
Average daily rate £448 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 136 135
Average hourly rate £26.25 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.37% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £42.85 £33.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +1.19%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +94 278 £500 - 88
South East +71 78 £450 - 6
Yorkshire +5 35 £450 +24.13% 16
North West -12 14 £350 -30.00% 4
South West -3 8 £500 +11.11% 6
East of England - 6 £400 - 3
East Midlands -13 3 £500 -9.09% 4
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UK

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 616 (80.73%) DevOps
2 604 (79.16%) Puppet
3 551 (72.21%) Linux
4 419 (54.91%) Jenkins
5 396 (51.90%) Opscode Chef
6 356 (46.66%) Agile Software Development
7 338 (44.30%) Python
8 333 (43.64%) Git (software)
9 327 (42.86%) Configuration Management
10 319 (41.81%) Docker
11 317 (41.55%) Amazon AWS
12 311 (40.76%) Java
13 284 (37.22%) Continuous Integration
14 263 (34.47%) Ruby
15 193 (25.29%) Bash Shell
16 166 (21.76%) VMware
17 158 (20.71%) Maven
18 139 (18.22%) Unix
19 137 (17.96%) Perl
20 135 (17.69%) Continuous Delivery
21 131 (17.17%) Security Cleared
22 122 (15.99%) Web Services
23 120 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
24 116 (15.20%) MySQL
25 111 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
26 109 (14.29%) Open Source
27 105 (13.76%) SC Cleared
28 104 (13.63%) OpenStack
28 104 (13.63%) Red Hat
29 103 (13.50%) PostgreSQL

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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
1 104 (13.63%) OpenStack
2 92 (12.06%) Apache
3 89 (11.66%) Node.js
4 86 (11.27%) Tomcat
5 82 (10.75%) nginx
6 51 (6.68%) JBoss
7 42 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
8 31 (4.06%) Confluence
9 13 (1.70%) Apache Spark
9 13 (1.70%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.44%) IIS
11 9 (1.18%) Drupal
11 9 (1.18%) Mule ESB
12 8 (1.05%) Apache Pig
13 7 (0.92%) Alfresco
14 6 (0.79%) Mule
15 5 (0.66%) GlassFish
16 4 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
16 4 (0.52%) WildFly
17 3 (0.39%) Jetty
Applications
1 9 (1.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.39%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.26%) MS Office
3 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 317 (41.55%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (12.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (8.52%) GitHub
4 59 (7.73%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (4.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 28 (3.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 26 (3.41%) IaaS
8 23 (3.01%) Azure Active Directory
9 18 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
10 17 (2.23%) PaaS
11 14 (1.83%) Amazon S3
12 11 (1.44%) SaaS
13 8 (1.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 8 (1.05%) CloudFront
13 8 (1.05%) Google App Engine
14 7 (0.92%) AWS OpsWorks
15 6 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 5 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 3 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
17 3 (0.39%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 68 (8.91%) TCP/IP
2 54 (7.08%) HTTP
3 41 (5.37%) SSL
4 31 (4.06%) DNS
4 31 (4.06%) SSH
5 30 (3.93%) Firewall
6 27 (3.54%) LDAP
7 17 (2.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (1.70%) Internet
9 12 (1.57%) VPN
10 11 (1.44%) HTTPS
11 9 (1.18%) DHCP
12 8 (1.05%) OpenLDAP
13 7 (0.92%) LAN
13 7 (0.92%) Reverse Proxy
13 7 (0.92%) VLAN
13 7 (0.92%) WAN
14 6 (0.79%) DMZ
14 6 (0.79%) FTP
15 5 (0.66%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (15.20%) MySQL
2 103 (13.50%) PostgreSQL
3 85 (11.14%) MongoDB
4 73 (9.57%) NoSQL
5 42 (5.50%) Redis
6 31 (4.06%) Big Data
7 28 (3.67%) Relational Database
8 25 (3.28%) Hadoop
9 21 (2.75%) Azure SQL Database
10 18 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (2.23%) SQL Server
12 16 (2.10%) HBase
13 12 (1.57%) DB2
14 11 (1.44%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.92%) CouchDB
16 6 (0.79%) Neo4j
17 5 (0.66%) MariaDB
17 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
18 3 (0.39%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 419 (54.91%) Jenkins
2 333 (43.64%) Git (software)
3 158 (20.71%) Maven
4 89 (11.66%) Subversion
5 78 (10.22%) JIRA
6 53 (6.95%) Selenium
7 52 (6.82%) Ant
8 50 (6.55%) Vagrant
9 45 (5.90%) TeamCity
10 41 (5.37%) Sonatype Nexus
11 39 (5.11%) Artifactory
12 36 (4.72%) Hudson
13 32 (4.19%) Gradle
14 31 (4.06%) GitLab
15 30 (3.93%) SonarQube
16 29 (3.80%) Gerrit
17 24 (3.15%) Cucumber
18 21 (2.75%) gulp
19 18 (2.36%) Octopus Deploy
20 16 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 74 (9.70%) Finance
2 26 (3.41%) Retail
3 24 (3.15%) Banking
4 11 (1.44%) Games
5 10 (1.31%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.18%) Legal
6 9 (1.18%) Publishing
7 6 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.66%) Front Office
9 3 (0.39%) Advertising
9 3 (0.39%) Law
9 3 (0.39%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.26%) Marketing
10 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.13%) Billing
11 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 427 (55.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 107 (14.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 101 (13.24%) Linux Engineer
4 79 (10.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 68 (8.91%) AWS Engineer
6 53 (6.95%) Architect
7 50 (6.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 37 (4.85%) Consultant
9 35 (4.59%) Developer
9 35 (4.59%) DevOps Consultant
10 33 (4.33%) DevOps Architect
11 29 (3.80%) Java Engineer
11 29 (3.80%) Operations Engineer
12 28 (3.67%) Technical Architect
13 27 (3.54%) Administrator
13 27 (3.54%) Unix Engineer
14 23 (3.01%) Cloud Engineer
15 21 (2.75%) Systems Administrator
16 19 (2.49%) Azure Engineer
16 19 (2.49%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (15.99%) Web Services
2 46 (6.03%) Sensu
3 35 (4.59%) RabbitMQ
4 34 (4.46%) ELK Stack
5 32 (4.19%) .NET
6 31 (4.06%) LAMP
7 29 (3.80%) RESTful
8 27 (3.54%) REST
9 24 (3.15%) J2EE
9 24 (3.15%) LEMP Stack
10 22 (2.88%) CSS
11 20 (2.62%) HTML
12 19 (2.49%) Kafka
12 19 (2.49%) MCollective
12 19 (2.49%) Middleware
13 17 (2.23%) AngularJS
13 17 (2.23%) Browserify
14 16 (2.10%) LAPP Stack
15 13 (1.70%) Django
16 11 (1.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (3.28%) Computer Science
2 25 (3.28%) Public Cloud
3 20 (2.62%) Data Centre
4 19 (2.49%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (1.97%) Mobile App
5 15 (1.97%) Private Cloud
6 13 (1.70%) iPad
7 10 (1.31%) Fintech
8 8 (1.05%) User Experience
9 7 (0.92%) Mobile Computing
10 5 (0.66%) Replication
11 4 (0.52%) Clustering
11 4 (0.52%) Interactive TV
11 4 (0.52%) PKI
12 3 (0.39%) W3C
13 2 (0.26%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.26%) Cryptography
13 2 (0.26%) HACMP
13 2 (0.26%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 551 (72.21%) Linux
2 139 (18.22%) Unix
3 120 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 100 (13.11%) Ubuntu
5 98 (12.84%) CentOS
6 97 (12.71%) Windows
7 25 (3.28%) VMS
8 21 (2.75%) Windows Server
9 17 (2.23%) CoreOS
10 15 (1.97%) Solaris
11 13 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (1.57%) AIX
13 9 (1.18%) Android
13 9 (1.18%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.92%) Debian
15 6 (0.79%) Fedora
15 6 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.66%) SUSE
17 3 (0.39%) SmartOS
18 2 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 616 (80.73%) DevOps
2 356 (46.66%) Agile Software Development
3 327 (42.86%) Configuration Management
4 284 (37.22%) Continuous Integration
5 135 (17.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 109 (14.29%) Open Source
7 100 (13.11%) Scrum
8 73 (9.57%) Web Operations
9 48 (6.29%) E-Commerce
10 44 (5.77%) TDD
11 42 (5.50%) Software Delivery
12 35 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (4.33%) BDD
14 32 (4.19%) OO
14 32 (4.19%) Service Management
15 30 (3.93%) Microservices
16 29 (3.80%) Build Automation
17 28 (3.67%) High Availability
18 25 (3.28%) Release Management
18 25 (3.28%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 338 (44.30%) Python
2 311 (40.76%) Java
3 263 (34.47%) Ruby
4 193 (25.29%) Bash Shell
5 137 (17.96%) Perl
6 99 (12.98%) SQL
7 96 (12.58%) PowerShell
8 72 (9.44%) PHP
9 64 (8.39%) JavaScript
10 39 (5.11%) Shell Script
11 37 (4.85%) Go
12 28 (3.67%) C++
13 25 (3.28%) Scala
14 11 (1.44%) Groovy
15 9 (1.18%) Clojure
16 8 (1.05%) C#
17 4 (0.52%) Korn
18 3 (0.39%) VBScript
19 2 (0.26%) C
19 2 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 131 (17.17%) Security Cleared
2 105 (13.76%) SC Cleared
3 15 (1.97%) RHCE
3 15 (1.97%) RHCSA
4 14 (1.83%) MCSE
4 14 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.44%) Degree
6 4 (0.52%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.26%) PMP
8 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) CCNA
8 1 (0.13%) CCNP
8 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.13%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) RHCA
8 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.83%) QA
2 11 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (1.18%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 319 (41.81%) Docker
2 111 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (5.64%) Active Directory
4 27 (3.54%) vCloud
4 27 (3.54%) vSphere
5 20 (2.62%) KVM
6 13 (1.70%) Squid
7 12 (1.57%) GlusterFS
7 12 (1.57%) Xen
8 10 (1.31%) Ceph
8 10 (1.31%) Hyper-V
8 10 (1.31%) Varnish
9 9 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (1.05%) iptables
11 4 (0.52%) pfSense
12 3 (0.39%) Btrfs
12 3 (0.39%) LXC
12 3 (0.39%) QEMU
12 3 (0.39%) Snort
12 3 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 604 (79.16%) Puppet
2 396 (51.90%) Opscode Chef
3 93 (12.19%) Salt
4 89 (11.66%) Nagios
5 84 (11.01%) logstash
6 70 (9.17%) Kubernetes
7 50 (6.55%) Kibana
8 45 (5.90%) Mesos
9 44 (5.77%) ZABBIX
10 36 (4.72%) Graphite
11 30 (3.93%) Terraform
12 24 (3.15%) CFEngine
12 24 (3.15%) SCOM
13 23 (3.01%) HAProxy
13 23 (3.01%) SCCM
14 22 (2.88%) Grafana
15 20 (2.62%) Uchiwa
16 16 (2.10%) Rundeck
17 10 (1.31%) Packer
18 8 (1.05%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 166 (21.76%) VMware
2 104 (13.63%) Red Hat
3 49 (6.42%) Microsoft
4 48 (6.29%) Splunk
5 39 (5.11%) Google
6 34 (4.46%) Oracle
7 32 (4.19%) Rackspace
8 29 (3.80%) IBM
9 21 (2.75%) New Relic
10 20 (2.62%) SaltStack
11 18 (2.36%) Dell
12 16 (2.10%) Atlassian
13 14 (1.83%) Sitecore
14 12 (1.57%) hybris
15 10 (1.31%) Sonatype
16 8 (1.05%) Cisco
16 8 (1.05%) SolarWinds
17 6 (0.79%) HP
17 6 (0.79%) Twitter
18 5 (0.66%) Zend
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