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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ansible
Rank 207 396 551
Rank change year-on-year
+189 +155
Contract jobs citing Ansible 612 224 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.19% 0.44% 0.097%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.23% 5.42% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 191 36
Average daily rate £500 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £325 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
5006 4134 3896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.77% 8.18% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3205 2525 2264
Average daily rate £450 £417 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +4.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 192 152
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.91% -19.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £33.80 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +155 413 £500 - 116
South East +58 83 £475 +18.75% 22
Yorkshire +26 44 £525 +33.33% 13
East of England +30 26 £469 - 8
East Midlands +14 19 £550 -4.34% 1
South West +1 11 £425 -19.04% 3
West Midlands -2 7 £500 +61.29% 2
North West -9 7 £550 +25.71% 9
Ansible
UK

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 854 (84.06%) DevOps
2 766 (75.39%) Linux
3 746 (73.43%) Puppet
4 532 (52.36%) Opscode Chef
5 494 (48.62%) Jenkins
6 486 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
7 462 (45.47%) Configuration Management
8 457 (44.98%) Docker
9 439 (43.21%) Git (software)
10 406 (39.96%) Python
11 401 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
12 381 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
13 351 (34.55%) Ruby
14 340 (33.46%) Java
15 207 (20.37%) Unix
16 201 (19.78%) Bash Shell
17 187 (18.41%) Perl
18 180 (17.72%) Security Cleared
18 180 (17.72%) Maven
19 177 (17.42%) Continuous Delivery
20 174 (17.13%) VMware
21 156 (15.35%) SQL
22 155 (15.26%) Kubernetes
23 154 (15.16%) OpenStack
24 153 (15.06%) Microsoft Azure
25 150 (14.76%) GitHub
26 149 (14.67%) SC Cleared
27 147 (14.47%) Web Services
28 146 (14.37%) PowerShell
28 146 (14.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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
1 154 (15.16%) OpenStack
2 132 (12.99%) nginx
3 115 (11.32%) Tomcat
4 112 (11.02%) Apache
5 85 (8.37%) Node.js
6 51 (5.02%) Elasticsearch
7 45 (4.43%) JBoss
8 43 (4.23%) Confluence
9 34 (3.35%) WebSphere
10 26 (2.56%) IIS
11 21 (2.07%) WebLogic
12 16 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 14 (1.38%) Apache Spark
14 10 (0.98%) Jetty
15 9 (0.89%) Apache Pig
16 7 (0.69%) Apache Solr
17 5 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
18 4 (0.39%) CloudStack
18 4 (0.39%) GlassFish
18 4 (0.39%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 22 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.49%) MS Office
3 4 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.098%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 486 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (15.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 150 (14.76%) GitHub
4 54 (5.31%) Amazon EC2
5 47 (4.63%) IaaS
6 40 (3.94%) AWS CloudFormation
6 40 (3.94%) PaaS
7 29 (2.85%) Azure Active Directory
7 29 (2.85%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (2.36%) Amazon S3
9 19 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
10 16 (1.57%) SaaS
11 14 (1.38%) AWS OpsWorks
12 11 (1.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 11 (1.08%) CloudFront
12 11 (1.08%) Route 53
13 10 (0.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 8 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 4 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 81 (7.97%) TCP/IP
2 61 (6.00%) HTTP
3 48 (4.72%) DNS
4 47 (4.63%) SSL
5 45 (4.43%) Firewall
6 30 (2.95%) LDAP
7 24 (2.36%) Internet
7 24 (2.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 16 (1.57%) LAN
8 16 (1.57%) SSH
8 16 (1.57%) WAN
9 14 (1.38%) DHCP
10 12 (1.18%) FTP
11 9 (0.89%) IPsec
11 9 (0.89%) VPN
12 8 (0.79%) DMZ
12 8 (0.79%) HTTPS
12 8 (0.79%) SAN
13 7 (0.69%) OpenLDAP
14 6 (0.59%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (11.91%) MySQL
2 118 (11.61%) NoSQL
3 92 (9.06%) MongoDB
4 74 (7.28%) PostgreSQL
5 55 (5.41%) Big Data
6 54 (5.31%) Redis
7 34 (3.35%) Relational Database
8 32 (3.15%) Hadoop
9 30 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
10 28 (2.76%) SQL Server
11 26 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
12 18 (1.77%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (0.98%) HBase
15 9 (0.89%) MarkLogic
16 8 (0.79%) Neo4j
17 6 (0.59%) Apache Hive
17 6 (0.59%) MariaDB
18 5 (0.49%) DB2
19 4 (0.39%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 494 (48.62%) Jenkins
2 439 (43.21%) Git (software)
3 180 (17.72%) Maven
4 95 (9.35%) Subversion
5 94 (9.25%) GitLab
6 92 (9.06%) TeamCity
7 88 (8.66%) Artifactory
8 87 (8.56%) JIRA
9 71 (6.99%) Vagrant
10 67 (6.59%) Ant
11 55 (5.41%) Sonatype Nexus
12 54 (5.31%) Selenium
13 45 (4.43%) Hudson
14 41 (4.04%) Octopus Deploy
15 40 (3.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 38 (3.74%) Gradle
17 32 (3.15%) SonarQube
18 27 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (2.46%) JUnit
20 20 (1.97%) Travis CI
General
1 94 (9.25%) Finance
2 47 (4.63%) Retail
3 28 (2.76%) Banking
4 18 (1.77%) Publishing
5 16 (1.57%) Games
6 14 (1.38%) Legal
7 9 (0.89%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.79%) Marketing
9 6 (0.59%) Law
10 4 (0.39%) Advertising
10 4 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.30%) Back Office
12 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.20%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.098%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 590 (58.07%) DevOps Engineer
2 136 (13.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 115 (11.32%) Linux Engineer
4 114 (11.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 108 (10.63%) AWS Engineer
6 97 (9.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 73 (7.19%) Architect
8 61 (6.00%) Consultant
9 55 (5.41%) DevOps Consultant
10 45 (4.43%) Administrator
11 44 (4.33%) Operations Engineer
12 41 (4.04%) Cloud Engineer
12 41 (4.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 36 (3.54%) Technical Architect
14 35 (3.44%) Azure Engineer
14 35 (3.44%) Linux Administrator
15 34 (3.35%) DevOps Architect
15 34 (3.35%) Systems Administrator
16 33 (3.25%) Developer
17 31 (3.05%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (14.47%) Web Services
2 112 (11.02%) Sensu
3 65 (6.40%) .NET
4 50 (4.92%) LAMP
5 49 (4.82%) RabbitMQ
6 38 (3.74%) ELK Stack
7 33 (3.25%) Middleware
8 28 (2.76%) RESTful
9 25 (2.46%) J2EE
10 22 (2.17%) REST
11 21 (2.07%) HTML
11 21 (2.07%) LEMP Stack
12 20 (1.97%) XML
13 17 (1.67%) Hibernate
14 16 (1.57%) AngularJS
14 16 (1.57%) JMS
15 15 (1.48%) JSON
16 14 (1.38%) LAPP Stack
17 12 (1.18%) Browserify
17 12 (1.18%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 48 (4.72%) Private Cloud
1 48 (4.72%) Public Cloud
2 39 (3.84%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (3.05%) Data Centre
4 22 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 17 (1.67%) Clustering
7 8 (0.79%) Blog
7 8 (0.79%) Fintech
8 7 (0.69%) Mobile App
9 6 (0.59%) iPad
10 5 (0.49%) User Experience
11 4 (0.39%) CESG
11 4 (0.39%) Cryptography
11 4 (0.39%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.39%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.39%) PKI
11 4 (0.39%) Wiki
12 3 (0.30%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.30%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 766 (75.39%) Linux
2 207 (20.37%) Unix
3 146 (14.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 145 (14.27%) Windows
5 95 (9.35%) Ubuntu
6 94 (9.25%) CentOS
7 78 (7.68%) CoreOS
8 48 (4.72%) Windows Server
9 29 (2.85%) VMS
9 29 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (1.48%) Fedora
11 14 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
11 14 (1.38%) Solaris
12 13 (1.28%) SUSE
12 13 (1.28%) Windows 7
13 12 (1.18%) Android
14 11 (1.08%) AIX
14 11 (1.08%) Debian
15 4 (0.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 854 (84.06%) DevOps
2 462 (45.47%) Configuration Management
3 401 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
4 381 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 177 (17.42%) Continuous Delivery
6 144 (14.17%) Open Source
7 99 (9.74%) Scrum
8 70 (6.89%) Security Hardening
8 70 (6.89%) Software Delivery
9 64 (6.30%) Web Operations
10 55 (5.41%) E-Commerce
11 51 (5.02%) OO
12 48 (4.72%) Migration
13 43 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 43 (4.23%) TDD
14 41 (4.04%) ITIL
14 41 (4.04%) Release Management
14 41 (4.04%) Service Management
15 35 (3.44%) High Availability
16 29 (2.85%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 406 (39.96%) Python
2 351 (34.55%) Ruby
3 340 (33.46%) Java
4 201 (19.78%) Bash Shell
5 187 (18.41%) Perl
6 156 (15.35%) SQL
7 146 (14.37%) PowerShell
8 99 (9.74%) Go
9 81 (7.97%) PHP
10 56 (5.51%) Shell Script
11 53 (5.22%) C++
12 52 (5.12%) JavaScript
13 25 (2.46%) Korn
14 20 (1.97%) C#
14 20 (1.97%) Scala
15 14 (1.38%) Bourne shell
15 14 (1.38%) Groovy
16 10 (0.98%) Clojure
17 6 (0.59%) Erlang
18 4 (0.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 180 (17.72%) Security Cleared
2 149 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 17 (1.67%) DV Cleared
4 15 (1.48%) BC Cleared
5 14 (1.38%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (1.38%) Degree
6 11 (1.08%) MCSE
6 11 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.59%) CCNP
9 4 (0.39%) CCNA
9 4 (0.39%) RHCSA
9 4 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.30%) RHCE
11 2 (0.20%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.20%) CCA
11 2 (0.20%) CCIE
11 2 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.20%) JNCIP
11 2 (0.20%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.07%) QA
2 9 (0.89%) SLA
3 7 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.20%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
System Software
1 457 (44.98%) Docker
2 116 (11.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (6.89%) GlusterFS
4 67 (6.59%) Ceph
5 65 (6.40%) Active Directory
6 37 (3.64%) vCloud
6 37 (3.64%) vSphere
7 32 (3.15%) KVM
8 20 (1.97%) Xen
9 10 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (0.89%) Hyper-V
10 9 (0.89%) Varnish
11 7 (0.69%) NFS
12 6 (0.59%) iptables
13 5 (0.49%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.49%) LXC
13 5 (0.49%) Postfix
13 5 (0.49%) Squid
13 5 (0.49%) VMware ESX
13 5 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 746 (73.43%) Puppet
2 532 (52.36%) Opscode Chef
3 155 (15.26%) Kubernetes
4 144 (14.17%) logstash
5 99 (9.74%) Nagios
6 90 (8.86%) Salt
7 86 (8.46%) Graphite
8 78 (7.68%) HAProxy
9 66 (6.50%) Terraform
10 65 (6.40%) Mesos
11 54 (5.31%) Kibana
12 39 (3.84%) Packer
13 34 (3.35%) ZABBIX
14 32 (3.15%) Grafana
15 31 (3.05%) SCCM
16 29 (2.85%) SCOM
16 29 (2.85%) Uchiwa
17 15 (1.48%) Rundeck
18 11 (1.08%) yum
19 9 (0.89%) Cacti
Vendors
1 174 (17.13%) VMware
2 116 (11.42%) Red Hat
3 67 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 67 (6.59%) Splunk
4 57 (5.61%) Oracle
5 49 (4.82%) IBM
6 46 (4.53%) Rackspace
7 33 (3.25%) Atlassian
8 29 (2.85%) Dell
9 28 (2.76%) Google
10 25 (2.46%) New Relic
11 22 (2.17%) Sitecore
12 18 (1.77%) Cisco
13 16 (1.57%) SaltStack
14 12 (1.18%) NetApp
15 11 (1.08%) Sonatype
16 8 (0.79%) Citrix
16 8 (0.79%) hybris
16 8 (0.79%) Veritas
17 7 (0.69%) Adobe
East London
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + depending experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Preferred Choice
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
East Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day Contract
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £565 per day upto £565
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £565 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jenkins Jacob
Rate: £350 per day Immediate Start!
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Syntax Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £620 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago