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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 359 508 523
Rank change year-on-year
+149 +15
Contract jobs citing Ansible 228 45 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.094% 0.002%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.87% 1.23% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 34 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 £431 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
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% -
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
3881 3672 3069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.89% 7.65% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2452 2172 1770
Average daily rate £415 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.09% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 140 168
Average hourly rate £20.19 £22.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £45.00 £38.00
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +105 145 £500 +17.64% 57
Yorkshire - 19 £415 - 1
South East -5 18 £450 +34.32% 4
North West -14 12 £438 +9.37%
East Midlands - 12 £575 -
South West - 10 £550 - 9
East of England - 8 £350 - 4
West Midlands - 2 £310 - 3
North East - 1 - -
Ansible
UK

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 347 (81.65%) Puppet
2 327 (76.94%) DevOps
3 305 (71.76%) Linux
4 289 (68.00%) Opscode Chef
5 215 (50.59%) Jenkins
5 215 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
6 208 (48.94%) Java
7 199 (46.82%) Python
8 196 (46.12%) Ruby
9 186 (43.76%) Amazon AWS
10 181 (42.59%) Continuous Integration
11 165 (38.82%) Configuration Management
12 145 (34.12%) MongoDB
13 129 (30.35%) Git (software)
14 121 (28.47%) Salt
15 102 (24.00%) VMware
16 100 (23.53%) Bash Shell
17 90 (21.18%) MySQL
18 88 (20.71%) PostgreSQL
19 83 (19.53%) Web Services
20 81 (19.06%) Apache
20 81 (19.06%) Docker
21 76 (17.88%) Nagios
22 73 (17.18%) Perl
22 73 (17.18%) PHP
23 72 (16.94%) Continuous Delivery
24 71 (16.71%) Open Source
24 71 (16.71%) CentOS
24 71 (16.71%) Maven
25 68 (16.00%) Scrum

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (19.06%) Apache
2 63 (14.82%) Node.js
3 61 (14.35%) nginx
4 55 (12.94%) Elasticsearch
5 54 (12.71%) OpenStack
6 51 (12.00%) Tomcat
7 32 (7.53%) JBoss
8 19 (4.47%) Mule ESB
9 13 (3.06%) Alfresco
9 13 (3.06%) Confluence
10 11 (2.59%) WildFly
11 10 (2.35%) Apache Qpid
11 10 (2.35%) WebSphere
12 9 (2.12%) IIS
12 9 (2.12%) Mule
13 8 (1.88%) Drupal
14 7 (1.65%) Jetty
15 6 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
16 4 (0.94%) Tornado
16 4 (0.94%) iPlanet
Applications
1 13 (3.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.24%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 186 (43.76%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (11.53%) PaaS
3 43 (10.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (7.76%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (4.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 18 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (3.29%) OpenShift
7 14 (3.29%) IaaS
8 12 (2.82%) GitHub
9 9 (2.12%) AWS CloudFormation
9 9 (2.12%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.41%) Google App Engine
10 6 (1.41%) Route 53
10 6 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 3 (0.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 3 (0.71%) Heroku
12 3 (0.71%) SaaS
13 2 (0.47%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 47 (11.06%) Firewall
2 35 (8.24%) HTTP
3 29 (6.82%) TCP/IP
4 28 (6.59%) SSL
5 21 (4.94%) DNS
6 19 (4.47%) VPN
7 16 (3.76%) LAN
7 16 (3.76%) WAN
8 14 (3.29%) Network Security
9 10 (2.35%) Internet
9 10 (2.35%) Reverse Proxy
10 7 (1.65%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (1.65%) DMZ
11 6 (1.41%) DHCP
12 5 (1.18%) LDAP
12 5 (1.18%) OpenLDAP
13 4 (0.94%) SAN
14 3 (0.71%) VLAN
14 3 (0.71%) SMTP
14 3 (0.71%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (34.12%) MongoDB
2 90 (21.18%) MySQL
3 88 (20.71%) PostgreSQL
4 67 (15.76%) Redis
5 61 (14.35%) NoSQL
6 31 (7.29%) Hadoop
7 28 (6.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (4.94%) Riak
9 17 (4.00%) CouchDB
9 17 (4.00%) Big Data
10 14 (3.29%) Relational Database
11 13 (3.06%) MariaDB
12 10 (2.35%) Hypertable
13 9 (2.12%) RDBMS
13 9 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (1.65%) Couchbase
15 6 (1.41%) SimpleDB
16 4 (0.94%) HBase
16 4 (0.94%) Infinispan
16 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 215 (50.59%) Jenkins
2 129 (30.35%) Git (software)
3 71 (16.71%) Maven
4 39 (9.18%) Artifactory
5 37 (8.71%) Subversion
6 28 (6.59%) Gerrit
6 28 (6.59%) SonarQube
7 27 (6.35%) Mercurial
7 27 (6.35%) Gradle
8 26 (6.12%) Hudson
9 25 (5.88%) Cucumber
10 20 (4.71%) JIRA
11 19 (4.47%) Selenium
12 16 (3.76%) JMeter
13 15 (3.53%) TeamCity
14 14 (3.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (2.59%) Ant
16 10 (2.35%) Mocha
16 10 (2.35%) Fiddler
17 9 (2.12%) JUnit
General
1 22 (5.18%) Finance
2 17 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.65%) Marketing
3 7 (1.65%) Advertising
4 5 (1.18%) Retail
4 5 (1.18%) Games
5 3 (0.71%) Billing
6 2 (0.47%) German Language
6 2 (0.47%) Italian Language
6 2 (0.47%) Turkish Language
7 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 191 (44.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 48 (11.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 48 (11.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 41 (9.65%) Developer
4 27 (6.35%) Architect
5 24 (5.65%) Consultant
6 20 (4.71%) DevOps Consultant
7 18 (4.24%) Senior Consultant
8 16 (3.76%) Administrator
9 14 (3.29%) Java Developer
10 13 (3.06%) Linux Engineer
11 12 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (2.35%) Cloud Engineer
12 10 (2.35%) Systems Engineer
13 9 (2.12%) Software Engineer
14 8 (1.88%) Ruby Developer
14 8 (1.88%) DevOps Specialist
14 8 (1.88%) DevOps Architect
14 8 (1.88%) Linux Administrator
15 7 (1.65%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (19.53%) Web Services
2 43 (10.12%) RabbitMQ
3 39 (9.18%) HTML
3 39 (9.18%) CSS
4 27 (6.35%) LAMP
4 27 (6.35%) jQuery
5 25 (5.88%) RESTful
6 21 (4.94%) J2EE
7 20 (4.71%) JSON
8 18 (4.24%) REST
8 18 (4.24%) CSS3
8 18 (4.24%) HTML5
9 16 (3.76%) Spring
10 14 (3.29%) Backbone.js
10 14 (3.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (3.29%) Ember.js
10 14 (3.29%) Ruby on Rails
11 13 (3.06%) Flask
12 12 (2.82%) React
12 12 (2.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 71 (16.71%) Open Source
2 18 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.24%) Digital Media
3 15 (3.53%) User Experience
3 15 (3.53%) Mobile App
4 13 (3.06%) Public Cloud
5 6 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 4 (0.94%) W3C
6 4 (0.94%) Clustering
7 3 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.47%) Replication
8 2 (0.47%) Derivative
9 1 (0.24%) Blog
9 1 (0.24%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.24%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.24%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.24%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 305 (71.76%) Linux
2 71 (16.71%) CentOS
3 61 (14.35%) Ubuntu
4 59 (13.88%) UNIX
5 47 (11.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (9.41%) Windows
7 11 (2.59%) Debian
8 7 (1.65%) Android
9 5 (1.18%) Amazon Linux
9 5 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.94%) CoreOS
11 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.47%) Solaris
13 1 (0.24%) SUSE
13 1 (0.24%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (76.94%) DevOps
2 215 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (42.59%) Continuous Integration
4 165 (38.82%) Configuration Management
5 72 (16.94%) Continuous Delivery
6 68 (16.00%) Scrum
7 61 (14.35%) TDD
8 36 (8.47%) BDD
9 29 (6.82%) Software Engineering
10 24 (5.65%) E-Commerce
11 20 (4.71%) OWASP
11 20 (4.71%) Build Automation
12 19 (4.47%) Automated Testing
13 16 (3.76%) SOA
14 15 (3.53%) Load Balancing
14 15 (3.53%) Kanban
14 15 (3.53%) Change Management
15 11 (2.59%) Test Automation
16 10 (2.35%) OO
17 9 (2.12%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 208 (48.94%) Java
2 199 (46.82%) Python
3 196 (46.12%) Ruby
4 100 (23.53%) Bash Shell
5 73 (17.18%) Perl
5 73 (17.18%) PHP
6 53 (12.47%) JavaScript
7 42 (9.88%) Scala
8 41 (9.65%) Go
9 32 (7.53%) SQL
10 23 (5.41%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.59%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.35%) C
13 6 (1.41%) Clojure
14 5 (1.18%) C++
15 3 (0.71%) Haskell
15 3 (0.71%) Erlang
15 3 (0.71%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.71%) C#
16 2 (0.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (13.18%) Security Cleared
2 33 (7.76%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (2.82%) CCNA
5 5 (1.18%) Degree
6 2 (0.47%) HP ASE
6 2 (0.47%) HP MASE
6 2 (0.47%) CCIE
6 2 (0.47%) CCNP
6 2 (0.47%) RHCE
6 2 (0.47%) LPIC
7 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.24%) RHCT
7 1 (0.24%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.59%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.41%) QA
3 5 (1.18%) WAI
4 3 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (19.06%) Docker
2 57 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (6.12%) vCloud
4 18 (4.24%) Varnish
5 11 (2.59%) Active Directory
6 8 (1.88%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.88%) XenServer
7 5 (1.18%) Squid
7 5 (1.18%) LXC
7 5 (1.18%) vSphere
8 4 (0.94%) Xen
9 3 (0.71%) Samba
9 3 (0.71%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.71%) GlusterFS
9 3 (0.71%) iptables
9 3 (0.71%) Postfix
10 2 (0.47%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.24%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 347 (81.65%) Puppet
2 289 (68.00%) Opscode Chef
3 121 (28.47%) Salt
4 76 (17.88%) Nagios
5 43 (10.12%) ZABBIX
6 37 (8.71%) Vagrant
7 33 (7.76%) logstash
8 31 (7.29%) HAProxy
9 25 (5.88%) Kibana
10 24 (5.65%) Rundeck
11 16 (3.76%) Graphite
12 10 (2.35%) CFEngine
13 9 (2.12%) Mesos
14 8 (1.88%) Cacti
15 6 (1.41%) Icinga
16 5 (1.18%) Opsview
16 5 (1.18%) Capistrano
16 5 (1.18%) Cobbler
17 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Satellite
17 4 (0.94%) yum
Vendors
1 102 (24.00%) VMware
2 51 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 46 (10.82%) Oracle
4 29 (6.82%) SaltStack
5 23 (5.41%) Rackspace
5 23 (5.41%) New Relic
6 22 (5.18%) Google
7 21 (4.94%) Microsoft
8 20 (4.71%) Splunk
9 9 (2.12%) hybris
10 8 (1.88%) Citrix
11 6 (1.41%) Akamai
12 5 (1.18%) Perforce
12 5 (1.18%) HP
12 5 (1.18%) Pega
13 4 (0.94%) Twitter
13 4 (0.94%) IBM
14 3 (0.71%) Cisco
14 3 (0.71%) EMC
14 3 (0.71%) DigitalOcean
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day + +
Posted: 20 hours ago
City of London
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Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Blue Personnel
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
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TEKsystems
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London
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Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £340 - £385 per day
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Experis Ltd
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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