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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ansible
Rank 496 559 -
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -
Contract jobs citing Ansible 83 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.002% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.05% 0.029% -
Number of daily rates quoted 58 1 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4052 3479 3490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.72% 7.22% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2423 2084 1868
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 154 169
Average hourly rate £21.88 £22.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £13.63 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +34.28%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +69 55 £450 +12.50% 26
East Midlands - 16 £413 -
South East - 5 £394 -
West Midlands - 3 £325 -
East of England - 3 £463 -
North West - - - -
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Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 103 (80.47%) Puppet
2 100 (78.13%) Opscode Chef
2 100 (78.13%) DevOps
3 92 (71.88%) Linux
4 66 (51.56%) Jenkins
5 65 (50.78%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (44.53%) Java
7 53 (41.41%) VMware
8 48 (37.50%) Ruby
9 46 (35.94%) Apache
10 45 (35.16%) Python
11 41 (32.03%) Web Services
11 41 (32.03%) Amazon AWS
12 33 (25.78%) Configuration Management
13 31 (24.22%) DNS
14 29 (22.66%) Salt
15 28 (21.88%) Vagrant
15 28 (21.88%) OpenStack
16 27 (21.09%) JBoss
17 26 (20.31%) Node.js
18 24 (18.75%) Git (software)
18 24 (18.75%) Cisco
18 24 (18.75%) Red Hat
19 22 (17.19%) IBM
19 22 (17.19%) Scrum
20 21 (16.41%) NetApp
20 21 (16.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
20 21 (16.41%) Tomcat
20 21 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
20 21 (16.41%) Hudson

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 46 (35.94%) Apache
2 28 (21.88%) OpenStack
3 26 (20.31%) Node.js
4 21 (16.41%) Tomcat
5 17 (13.28%) nginx
6 11 (8.59%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (6.25%) CloudStack
8 7 (5.47%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (3.13%) WebSphere
10 3 (2.34%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.56%) Jetty
12 1 (0.78%) Mule
12 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.78%) Gunicorn
Cloud Services
1 41 (32.03%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (10.16%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.34%) IaaS
5 2 (1.56%) GitHub
5 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.56%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.56%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.56%) Heroku
6 1 (0.78%) SaaS
6 1 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.22%) DNS
2 4 (3.13%) SAN
3 2 (1.56%) NAS
3 2 (1.56%) SSL
3 2 (1.56%) LAN
3 2 (1.56%) WAN
3 2 (1.56%) HTTP
3 2 (1.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.56%) VPN
3 2 (1.56%) Firewall
3 2 (1.56%) DMZ
4 1 (0.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.78%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.63%) MongoDB
2 19 (14.84%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (14.06%) NoSQL
4 17 (13.28%) MySQL
5 13 (10.16%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (7.03%) Redis
7 8 (6.25%) Big Data
8 5 (3.91%) DB2
9 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.13%) Hadoop
10 3 (2.34%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.34%) Apache Hive
10 3 (2.34%) Datomic
11 2 (1.56%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.78%) Voldemort
12 1 (0.78%) BigTable
12 1 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.78%) HBase
12 1 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 66 (51.56%) Jenkins
2 24 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 21 (16.41%) Hudson
4 10 (7.81%) Maven
5 7 (5.47%) Selenium
6 6 (4.69%) Subversion
7 5 (3.91%) Ant
7 5 (3.91%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.13%) Grunt
8 4 (3.13%) PhantomJS
8 4 (3.13%) Gradle
8 4 (3.13%) Artifactory
8 4 (3.13%) Mercurial
8 4 (3.13%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.34%) JIRA
9 3 (2.34%) PHPUnit
9 3 (2.34%) Gerrit
9 3 (2.34%) Jasmine
9 3 (2.34%) Behat
10 2 (1.56%) TestNG
General
1 4 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.34%) Retail
2 3 (2.34%) Finance
3 2 (1.56%) Advertising
3 2 (1.56%) Publishing
3 2 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (27.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (20.31%) Systems Engineer
3 14 (10.94%) Developer
3 14 (10.94%) Consultant
4 13 (10.16%) Senior Consultant
4 13 (10.16%) DevOps Consultant
5 9 (7.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (5.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.69%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.69%) Administrator
7 6 (4.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (3.91%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.13%) Designer
9 4 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Infrastructure Designer
10 3 (2.34%) Programmer
10 3 (2.34%) Architect
10 3 (2.34%) PHP Developer
10 3 (2.34%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (32.03%) Web Services
2 9 (7.03%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (6.25%) LAMP
4 7 (5.47%) HTML
4 7 (5.47%) AngularJS
5 6 (4.69%) HTML5
5 6 (4.69%) Spring
5 6 (4.69%) CSS
5 6 (4.69%) XML
6 5 (3.91%) RESTful
6 5 (3.91%) jQuery
6 5 (3.91%) Backbone.js
6 5 (3.91%) REST
7 4 (3.13%) CSS3
7 4 (3.13%) Django
7 4 (3.13%) JSON
8 3 (2.34%) SOAP
8 3 (2.34%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (2.34%) Ajax
8 3 (2.34%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Open Source
2 12 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.56%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.56%) iSeries
5 1 (0.78%) Wiki
5 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 92 (71.88%) Linux
2 19 (14.84%) UNIX
3 17 (13.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (7.03%) CentOS
5 7 (5.47%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.34%) HPUX
7 2 (1.56%) Debian
7 2 (1.56%) Windows
8 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.78%) Android
8 1 (0.78%) SmartOS
8 1 (0.78%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (78.13%) DevOps
2 65 (50.78%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (25.78%) Configuration Management
4 22 (17.19%) Scrum
5 18 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (14.06%) TDD
6 11 (8.59%) BDD
6 11 (8.59%) Kanban
7 10 (7.81%) E-Commerce
8 6 (4.69%) Automated Testing
8 6 (4.69%) Software Engineering
8 6 (4.69%) Workflow
8 6 (4.69%) Security Management
9 5 (3.91%) Functional Programming
9 5 (3.91%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.91%) MVC
10 4 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.13%) Load Testing
10 4 (3.13%) Extreme Programming
10 4 (3.13%) OO
Programming Languages
1 57 (44.53%) Java
2 48 (37.50%) Ruby
3 45 (35.16%) Python
4 15 (11.72%) PHP
5 13 (10.16%) JavaScript
6 12 (9.38%) Perl
7 10 (7.81%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.47%) SQL
8 7 (5.47%) Scala
9 6 (4.69%) Clojure
10 5 (3.91%) Golang
11 3 (2.34%) Haskell
11 3 (2.34%) ClojureScript
12 2 (1.56%) Groovy
12 2 (1.56%) Erlang
13 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.34%) RHCE
4 2 (1.56%) Degree
4 2 (1.56%) ISTQB
System Software
1 21 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.72%) vCloud
3 5 (3.91%) Docker
3 5 (3.91%) vSphere
4 3 (2.34%) Postfix
5 1 (0.78%) Xen
5 1 (0.78%) Varnish
5 1 (0.78%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 103 (80.47%) Puppet
2 100 (78.13%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (22.66%) Salt
4 28 (21.88%) Vagrant
5 21 (16.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 20 (15.63%) Nagios
7 8 (6.25%) collectd
7 8 (6.25%) Opsview
8 3 (2.34%) Foglight
8 3 (2.34%) YUM
8 3 (2.34%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.34%) logstash
9 2 (1.56%) Kibana
9 2 (1.56%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.78%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.78%) StatsD
Vendors
1 53 (41.41%) VMware
2 27 (21.09%) JBoss
3 24 (18.75%) Cisco
3 24 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 22 (17.19%) IBM
5 21 (16.41%) NetApp
6 17 (13.28%) Rackspace
7 10 (7.81%) New Relic
8 9 (7.03%) SaltStack
8 9 (7.03%) Google
9 8 (6.25%) Akamai
9 8 (6.25%) EMC
10 3 (2.34%) SAP
11 2 (1.56%) Oracle
11 2 (1.56%) HP
12 1 (0.78%) Splunk
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