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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 374 532 -
Rank change year-on-year
+158 -
Contract jobs citing Ansible 200 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.031% -
As % of the Systems Management category 5.23% 0.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 163 10 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
3822 3343 2630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.02% 7.31% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2292 1892 1502
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.02% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 154 179
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +111 140 £500 +17.64% 42
Yorkshire - 16 £363 - 2
South East -14 15 £331 - 9
South West - 15 £450 - 5
East Midlands - 7 £550 -
North West - 6 £500 - 3
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Ansible
UK

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 298 (77.81%) Puppet
2 292 (76.24%) DevOps
3 286 (74.67%) Linux
4 240 (62.66%) Opscode Chef
5 199 (51.96%) Jenkins
6 192 (50.13%) Agile Software Development
7 183 (47.78%) Ruby
8 179 (46.74%) Python
9 178 (46.48%) Java
10 148 (38.64%) Continuous Integration
11 115 (30.03%) MongoDB
12 114 (29.77%) Configuration Management
13 113 (29.50%) VMware
14 111 (28.98%) Git (software)
15 105 (27.42%) Nagios
16 92 (24.02%) Bash Shell
17 86 (22.45%) Salt
17 86 (22.45%) Maven
18 81 (21.15%) Node.js
19 78 (20.37%) Apache
20 74 (19.32%) Ubuntu
21 72 (18.80%) Web Services
22 70 (18.28%) Security Cleared
23 68 (17.75%) CentOS
23 68 (17.75%) Scrum
24 66 (17.23%) Amazon AWS
25 65 (16.97%) VMware Infrastructure
26 61 (15.93%) SC Cleared
26 61 (15.93%) PHP
27 60 (15.67%) Perl

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (21.15%) Node.js
2 78 (20.37%) Apache
3 46 (12.01%) nginx
3 46 (12.01%) Elasticsearch
4 38 (9.92%) OpenStack
5 31 (8.09%) Tomcat
6 26 (6.79%) JBoss
7 6 (1.57%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.57%) Mule
7 6 (1.57%) Confluence
8 5 (1.31%) Jetty
9 4 (1.04%) Alfresco
9 4 (1.04%) IIS
9 4 (1.04%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.52%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.52%) Drupal
10 2 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.52%) WildFly
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.26%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 28 (7.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 66 (17.23%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (11.75%) PaaS
3 35 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (8.62%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (3.13%) GitHub
5 12 (3.13%) IaaS
6 8 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.31%) SaaS
8 5 (1.31%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.78%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.78%) Heroku
9 3 (0.78%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.52%) Route 53
11 1 (0.26%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.83%) HTTP
2 28 (7.31%) DNS
3 27 (7.05%) TCP/IP
4 24 (6.27%) SSL
5 23 (6.01%) Firewall
6 15 (3.92%) VPN
7 10 (2.61%) LAN
7 10 (2.61%) WAN
7 10 (2.61%) DHCP
8 7 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.31%) Internet
9 5 (1.31%) SMTP
9 5 (1.31%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (1.04%) Network Security
10 4 (1.04%) LDAP
10 4 (1.04%) SAN
11 3 (0.78%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.52%) OpenLDAP
12 2 (0.52%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (30.03%) MongoDB
2 59 (15.40%) PostgreSQL
3 58 (15.14%) Redis
4 55 (14.36%) MySQL
5 48 (12.53%) NoSQL
6 37 (9.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 30 (7.83%) Hadoop
8 26 (6.79%) CouchDB
8 26 (6.79%) Riak
9 23 (6.01%) MariaDB
10 18 (4.70%) Hypertable
11 17 (4.44%) Relational Database
12 15 (3.92%) Big Data
13 6 (1.57%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.57%) SQL Server
14 4 (1.04%) DB2
14 4 (1.04%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.78%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.78%) RethinkDB
15 3 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 199 (51.96%) Jenkins
2 111 (28.98%) Git (software)
3 86 (22.45%) Maven
4 32 (8.36%) Subversion
4 32 (8.36%) Cucumber
5 30 (7.83%) Artifactory
6 23 (6.01%) Hudson
7 20 (5.22%) TeamCity
8 19 (4.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 18 (4.70%) Fiddler
10 17 (4.44%) Selenium
11 16 (4.18%) Gerrit
12 14 (3.66%) Gradle
12 14 (3.66%) WebDriver
13 13 (3.39%) Jasmine
14 12 (3.13%) Mocha
15 9 (2.35%) JIRA
16 6 (1.57%) JMeter
16 6 (1.57%) Mercurial
17 4 (1.04%) TestNG
General
1 11 (2.87%) Finance
2 9 (2.35%) Advertising
2 9 (2.35%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.83%) Marketing
4 6 (1.57%) Retail
5 2 (0.52%) German Language
5 2 (0.52%) Italian Language
5 2 (0.52%) Turkish Language
6 1 (0.26%) Billing
6 1 (0.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 156 (40.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (11.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 35 (9.14%) Consultant
4 34 (8.88%) Developer
5 31 (8.09%) Senior Consultant
5 31 (8.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 28 (7.31%) DevOps Consultant
7 18 (4.70%) Administrator
8 17 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
8 17 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
9 16 (4.18%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (3.39%) Operations Engineer
10 13 (3.39%) Linux Administrator
11 12 (3.13%) Java Developer
12 11 (2.87%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 11 (2.87%) Senior Developer
13 10 (2.61%) Architect
13 10 (2.61%) Release Manager
13 10 (2.61%) Senior Operations Engineer
14 9 (2.35%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (18.80%) Web Services
2 36 (9.40%) CSS
2 36 (9.40%) RabbitMQ
3 31 (8.09%) HTML
4 22 (5.74%) jQuery
5 18 (4.70%) LAMP
6 17 (4.44%) RESTful
7 16 (4.18%) Spring
8 15 (3.92%) JSON
8 15 (3.92%) HTML5
8 15 (3.92%) REST
8 15 (3.92%) CSS3
8 15 (3.92%) Backbone.js
8 15 (3.92%) Ember.js
9 13 (3.39%) AngularJS
9 13 (3.39%) Sass
10 12 (3.13%) LESS
10 12 (3.13%) Flask
11 11 (2.87%) J2EE
12 10 (2.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.75%) Open Source
2 21 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.44%) User Experience
4 13 (3.39%) Smart Meter
5 10 (2.61%) Digital Media
5 10 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.83%) Clustering
7 3 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.52%) Derivative
8 2 (0.52%) Replication
8 2 (0.52%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 286 (74.67%) Linux
2 74 (19.32%) Ubuntu
3 68 (17.75%) CentOS
4 50 (13.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 47 (12.27%) UNIX
6 26 (6.79%) Windows
7 18 (4.70%) Debian
8 5 (1.31%) Amazon Linux
9 4 (1.04%) Android
10 3 (0.78%) HPUX
10 3 (0.78%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (76.24%) DevOps
2 192 (50.13%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (38.64%) Continuous Integration
4 114 (29.77%) Configuration Management
5 68 (17.75%) Scrum
6 44 (11.49%) TDD
7 40 (10.44%) BDD
8 35 (9.14%) Automated Testing
9 33 (8.62%) Software Engineering
10 31 (8.09%) Build Automation
11 30 (7.83%) Change Management
12 24 (6.27%) E-Commerce
13 19 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (4.96%) Kanban
14 18 (4.70%) OO
15 9 (2.35%) OWASP
16 8 (2.09%) Web Development
17 7 (1.83%) Kalman Filter
18 6 (1.57%) Performance Monitoring
18 6 (1.57%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 183 (47.78%) Ruby
2 179 (46.74%) Python
3 178 (46.48%) Java
4 92 (24.02%) Bash Shell
5 61 (15.93%) PHP
6 60 (15.67%) Perl
7 40 (10.44%) JavaScript
8 39 (10.18%) Scala
9 35 (9.14%) SQL
10 29 (7.57%) Shell Script
11 25 (6.53%) Golang
12 19 (4.96%) C
13 5 (1.31%) C#
13 5 (1.31%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.31%) Clojure
14 3 (0.78%) Haskell
14 3 (0.78%) Erlang
15 2 (0.52%) Groovy
15 2 (0.52%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.26%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 70 (18.28%) Security Cleared
2 61 (15.93%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.35%) CCNA
3 9 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.57%) VCP4
4 6 (1.57%) Degree
5 3 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.78%) RHCE
6 1 (0.26%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.78%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (16.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (8.88%) Docker
3 16 (4.18%) vCloud
4 13 (3.39%) Varnish
5 9 (2.35%) XenServer
5 9 (2.35%) Xen
6 8 (2.09%) vSphere
7 6 (1.57%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.04%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.04%) LXC
9 3 (0.78%) Postfix
10 1 (0.26%) Squid
10 1 (0.26%) Gluster
10 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 298 (77.81%) Puppet
2 240 (62.66%) Opscode Chef
3 105 (27.42%) Nagios
4 86 (22.45%) Salt
5 32 (8.36%) ZABBIX
6 29 (7.57%) Vagrant
7 27 (7.05%) Graphite
8 18 (4.70%) CFEngine
9 15 (3.92%) logstash
10 13 (3.39%) HAProxy
11 9 (2.35%) Cacti
12 8 (2.09%) Opsview
12 8 (2.09%) Mesos
13 7 (1.83%) Icinga
13 7 (1.83%) Kibana
13 7 (1.83%) SELinux
13 7 (1.83%) Cobbler
14 6 (1.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 5 (1.31%) collectd
15 5 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 113 (29.50%) VMware
2 41 (10.70%) SaltStack
3 35 (9.14%) Microsoft
4 32 (8.36%) Red Hat
5 27 (7.05%) Oracle
5 27 (7.05%) Rackspace
5 27 (7.05%) New Relic
6 21 (5.48%) Splunk
7 10 (2.61%) EMC
8 8 (2.09%) Citrix
8 8 (2.09%) Google
9 6 (1.57%) Cisco
10 5 (1.31%) IBM
10 5 (1.31%) NetApp
10 5 (1.31%) Akamai
11 4 (1.04%) HP
11 4 (1.04%) DigitalOcean
12 3 (0.78%) hybris
12 3 (0.78%) Percona
13 1 (0.26%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Damia Group.
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Central London / West End
Incopro Ltd.
Rate: Up to £400 per day Salary based on experience/skill
Posted: 22 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 24 days ago
Central London / West End
Incopro Ltd.
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 26 days ago