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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 320 520 571
Rank change year-on-year
+200 +51
Contract jobs citing Ansible 321 65 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.13% 0.002%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.29% 1.58% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 44 1
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£450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4402 4102 3725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.31% 8.02% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2735 2439 2199
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £241 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 154 155
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.43 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -7.77%

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 September 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 September 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 +121 181 £488 +17.46% 46
East of England +47 45 £413 -10.81% 2
South East - 36 £450 - 6
South West +19 29 £425 +6.25% 6
Yorkshire - 20 £460 - 1
North West - 8 £438 - 2
East Midlands -26 3 £463 +12.12% 1
North East - 3 £363 - 1
Ansible
UK

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 471 (83.51%) Puppet
2 440 (78.01%) DevOps
3 388 (68.79%) Linux
4 387 (68.62%) Opscode Chef
5 296 (52.48%) Java
6 294 (52.13%) Amazon AWS
7 267 (47.34%) Jenkins
8 261 (46.28%) Configuration Management
9 247 (43.79%) Ruby
10 246 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
11 232 (41.13%) Python
12 226 (40.07%) Continuous Integration
13 190 (33.69%) Git (software)
14 164 (29.08%) Docker
15 128 (22.70%) MongoDB
16 127 (22.52%) MySQL
17 123 (21.81%) Web Services
17 123 (21.81%) Bash Shell
18 121 (21.45%) VMware
19 113 (20.04%) Salt
20 109 (19.33%) PostgreSQL
21 107 (18.97%) Red Hat
22 100 (17.73%) Open Source
23 96 (17.02%) Apache
24 95 (16.84%) Perl
25 86 (15.25%) Tomcat
25 86 (15.25%) TDD
26 82 (14.54%) Maven
27 81 (14.36%) PHP
28 79 (14.01%) Vagrant

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 96 (17.02%) Apache
2 86 (15.25%) Tomcat
3 70 (12.41%) nginx
4 65 (11.52%) OpenStack
5 61 (10.82%) JBoss
6 54 (9.57%) Node.js
7 39 (6.91%) Elasticsearch
8 27 (4.79%) Mule ESB
9 26 (4.61%) Confluence
10 18 (3.19%) Alfresco
11 17 (3.01%) WildFly
12 16 (2.84%) Apache Qpid
13 14 (2.48%) WebLogic
13 14 (2.48%) Drupal
14 13 (2.30%) Mule
15 12 (2.13%) Apache Spark
15 12 (2.13%) IIS
16 10 (1.77%) Tornado
17 9 (1.60%) GlassFish
17 9 (1.60%) Jetty
Applications
1 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.60%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.71%) Magento
3 1 (0.18%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 294 (52.13%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (6.21%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (5.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 27 (4.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 25 (4.43%) PaaS
7 21 (3.72%) IaaS
8 15 (2.66%) Amazon S3
9 12 (2.13%) OpenShift
9 12 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 10 (1.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 8 (1.42%) Google App Engine
11 8 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
12 7 (1.24%) Route 53
13 6 (1.06%) GitHub
14 5 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
15 4 (0.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 3 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
17 2 (0.35%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 52 (9.22%) Firewall
2 41 (7.27%) HTTP
3 29 (5.14%) SSL
4 26 (4.61%) DNS
5 25 (4.43%) TCP/IP
6 24 (4.26%) VPN
7 17 (3.01%) SSH
8 16 (2.84%) Reverse Proxy
8 16 (2.84%) Network Security
9 14 (2.48%) LDAP
9 14 (2.48%) LAN
9 14 (2.48%) WAN
10 10 (1.77%) OpenLDAP
10 10 (1.77%) Internet
11 9 (1.60%) DHCP
11 9 (1.60%) DMZ
12 8 (1.42%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (1.06%) IPsec
13 6 (1.06%) IPv6
13 6 (1.06%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (22.70%) MongoDB
2 127 (22.52%) MySQL
3 109 (19.33%) PostgreSQL
4 70 (12.41%) NoSQL
5 63 (11.17%) Redis
6 28 (4.96%) Hadoop
7 27 (4.79%) Big Data
8 26 (4.61%) SQL Server
9 18 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (3.19%) Relational Database
10 14 (2.48%) HBase
11 12 (2.13%) DB2
12 10 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.77%) MariaDB
12 10 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
13 9 (1.60%) Infinispan
13 9 (1.60%) InterSystems Cache
13 9 (1.60%) Riak
14 7 (1.24%) RDBMS
15 6 (1.06%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 267 (47.34%) Jenkins
2 190 (33.69%) Git (software)
3 82 (14.54%) Maven
4 76 (13.48%) Subversion
5 66 (11.70%) JIRA
6 48 (8.51%) Artifactory
7 37 (6.56%) Gerrit
7 37 (6.56%) SonarQube
7 37 (6.56%) Mercurial
8 35 (6.21%) Ant
9 28 (4.96%) Gradle
10 26 (4.61%) Hudson
11 23 (4.08%) Selenium
12 21 (3.72%) JUnit
12 21 (3.72%) JMeter
13 18 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (2.48%) RSpec
16 11 (1.95%) Mockito
17 10 (1.77%) Mocha
General
1 33 (5.85%) Finance
2 20 (3.55%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.77%) Games
4 7 (1.24%) Retail
5 3 (0.53%) Billing
5 3 (0.53%) Marketing
5 3 (0.53%) Banking
5 3 (0.53%) Advertising
6 2 (0.35%) Publishing
6 2 (0.35%) Legal
7 1 (0.18%) Law
7 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 285 (50.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 85 (15.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 59 (10.46%) Developer
4 46 (8.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 43 (7.62%) Architect
6 36 (6.38%) Administrator
7 31 (5.50%) Java Developer
8 26 (4.61%) Systems Administrator
9 21 (3.72%) Consultant
10 20 (3.55%) Linux Administrator
10 20 (3.55%) Cloud Engineer
11 19 (3.37%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (3.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 17 (3.01%) DevOps Consultant
13 15 (2.66%) Systems Engineer
14 12 (2.13%) Senior Consultant
15 11 (1.95%) DevOps Architect
16 10 (1.77%) Cloud Architect
16 10 (1.77%) Lead Developer
17 9 (1.60%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (21.81%) Web Services
2 47 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 43 (7.62%) REST
4 41 (7.27%) HTML
5 37 (6.56%) CSS
6 34 (6.03%) jQuery
7 30 (5.32%) LAMP
7 30 (5.32%) HTML5
8 27 (4.79%) CSS3
8 27 (4.79%) Spring
9 25 (4.43%) Hibernate
10 24 (4.26%) J2EE
11 22 (3.90%) Kafka
12 21 (3.72%) .NET
13 19 (3.37%) Ajax
13 19 (3.37%) Spring MVC
13 19 (3.37%) AngularJS
13 19 (3.37%) RESTful
14 18 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (3.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.43%) Mobile App
2 17 (3.01%) Data Centre
3 13 (2.30%) Public Cloud
3 13 (2.30%) Digital Media
4 12 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.95%) W3C
6 10 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.89%) User Experience
7 5 (0.89%) Replication
7 5 (0.89%) Clustering
8 4 (0.71%) Client/Server
8 4 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.35%) Interactive TV
9 2 (0.35%) Derivative
9 2 (0.35%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.35%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.18%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.18%) Linked Data
10 1 (0.18%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 388 (68.79%) Linux
2 71 (12.59%) CentOS
3 69 (12.23%) Windows
4 68 (12.06%) Ubuntu
5 64 (11.35%) UNIX
6 61 (10.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.42%) Debian
9 5 (0.89%) VMS
9 5 (0.89%) SmartOS
9 5 (0.89%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.71%) Android
10 4 (0.71%) AIX
10 4 (0.71%) Solaris
10 4 (0.71%) Fedora
11 2 (0.35%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (78.01%) DevOps
2 261 (46.28%) Configuration Management
3 246 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
4 226 (40.07%) Continuous Integration
5 100 (17.73%) Open Source
6 86 (15.25%) TDD
7 78 (13.83%) Scrum
8 75 (13.30%) Continuous Delivery
9 52 (9.22%) BDD
10 32 (5.67%) SOA
11 26 (4.61%) MVC
12 24 (4.26%) E-Commerce
12 24 (4.26%) Load Balancing
13 23 (4.08%) OWASP
14 22 (3.90%) Microservices
15 21 (3.72%) SDLC
16 18 (3.19%) Build Automation
16 18 (3.19%) Web Development
17 17 (3.01%) Software Engineering
18 16 (2.84%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 296 (52.48%) Java
2 247 (43.79%) Ruby
3 232 (41.13%) Python
4 123 (21.81%) Bash Shell
5 95 (16.84%) Perl
6 81 (14.36%) PHP
7 69 (12.23%) JavaScript
8 63 (11.17%) SQL
9 43 (7.62%) Go
10 41 (7.27%) Scala
11 37 (6.56%) PowerShell
12 23 (4.08%) C++
13 15 (2.66%) Shell Script
14 14 (2.48%) C#
15 5 (0.89%) PHP5
15 5 (0.89%) Clojure
16 4 (0.71%) Groovy
17 2 (0.35%) Haskell
17 2 (0.35%) Jython
17 2 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 63 (11.17%) Security Cleared
2 46 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.24%) RHCE
4 6 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.06%) MCSE
4 6 (1.06%) Degree
5 5 (0.89%) RHCSA
5 5 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.53%) CCNA
6 3 (0.53%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.35%) HP ASE
7 2 (0.35%) HP MASE
7 2 (0.35%) CCIE
7 2 (0.35%) CCNP
7 2 (0.35%) LPIC
8 1 (0.18%) PMP
8 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.19%) PCI DSS
2 10 (1.77%) QA
3 5 (0.89%) WAI
4 3 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 164 (29.08%) Docker
2 55 (9.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (6.21%) vCloud
4 19 (3.37%) Varnish
4 19 (3.37%) Active Directory
5 14 (2.48%) Squid
6 13 (2.30%) VirtualBox
7 12 (2.13%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.24%) iptables
9 6 (1.06%) LXC
9 6 (1.06%) KVM
10 5 (0.89%) Snort
10 5 (0.89%) vSphere
10 5 (0.89%) Postfix
10 5 (0.89%) Btrfs
11 4 (0.71%) Samba
11 4 (0.71%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.53%) XenServer
13 2 (0.35%) Xen
13 2 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 471 (83.51%) Puppet
2 387 (68.62%) Opscode Chef
3 113 (20.04%) Salt
4 79 (14.01%) Vagrant
5 45 (7.98%) logstash
6 44 (7.80%) ZABBIX
7 43 (7.62%) Nagios
8 41 (7.27%) HAProxy
9 39 (6.91%) Kibana
10 35 (6.21%) Rundeck
11 25 (4.43%) Kubernetes
12 18 (3.19%) Mesos
13 11 (1.95%) BladeLogic
14 10 (1.77%) SCOM
15 8 (1.42%) Graphite
16 7 (1.24%) Capistrano
17 6 (1.06%) SCCM
17 6 (1.06%) systemd
18 5 (0.89%) CFEngine
18 5 (0.89%) Nessus
Vendors
1 121 (21.45%) VMware
2 107 (18.97%) Red Hat
3 73 (12.94%) Oracle
4 44 (7.80%) SaltStack
5 34 (6.03%) Google
6 32 (5.67%) Splunk
7 19 (3.37%) Rackspace
7 19 (3.37%) New Relic
8 17 (3.01%) IBM
9 13 (2.30%) Serena
9 13 (2.30%) hybris
10 10 (1.77%) Pega
11 9 (1.60%) Percona
11 9 (1.60%) Twitter
11 9 (1.60%) Microsoft
11 9 (1.60%) Cisco
12 8 (1.42%) Juniper
13 7 (1.24%) Perforce
14 6 (1.06%) HP
15 5 (0.89%) Dell
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Blue Personnel
Rate: From £600 to £600 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 Per Day Ltd./Umbrella Company Basis
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer People
Rate: £500.00 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
First Point
Rate: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago