The table below looks at the statistics for Ansible skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ansible over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ansible
Rank 166 394 543
Rank change year-on-year
+228 +149
Contract jobs citing Ansible 729 236 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.48% 0.46% 0.094%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.22% 5.66% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 190 35
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £330 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median 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
5127 4172 3840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.40% 8.20% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3318 2623 2280
Median daily rate £450 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 174 140
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% +0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £34.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+73.39% -10.28%

Ansible
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +172 484 £500 - 140
South East +78 95 £475 +5.55% 22
Yorkshire +39 48 £474 +14.15% 11
East Midlands +28 30 £550 -4.34% 2
East of England +24 27 £475 +26.66% 7
North West +6 19 £500 +14.28% 6
South West -2 14 £438 -16.66% 7
West Midlands -2 9 £456 +47.17% 1
Ansible
UK

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 1018 (84.97%) DevOps
2 902 (75.29%) Linux
3 847 (70.70%) Puppet
4 608 (50.75%) Opscode Chef
5 579 (48.33%) Jenkins
5 579 (48.33%) Amazon AWS
6 512 (42.74%) Docker
7 487 (40.65%) Configuration Management
8 473 (39.48%) Git (software)
9 469 (39.15%) Python
10 465 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
11 461 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
12 401 (33.47%) Ruby
13 371 (30.97%) Java
14 259 (21.62%) Bash Shell
15 249 (20.78%) Unix
16 228 (19.03%) Perl
17 204 (17.03%) Security Cleared
18 194 (16.19%) Windows
18 194 (16.19%) Continuous Delivery
19 192 (16.03%) VMware
19 192 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
20 191 (15.94%) Open Source
21 183 (15.28%) Kubernetes
22 179 (14.94%) Maven
23 177 (14.77%) SQL
24 172 (14.36%) PowerShell
24 172 (14.36%) GitHub
25 170 (14.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 167 (13.94%) SC Cleared

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 157 (13.11%) OpenStack
2 143 (11.94%) nginx
3 130 (10.85%) Tomcat
4 124 (10.35%) Apache
5 86 (7.18%) Node.js
6 59 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
7 57 (4.76%) Confluence
8 51 (4.26%) JBoss
9 37 (3.09%) WebSphere
10 27 (2.25%) WebLogic
11 26 (2.17%) IIS
12 21 (1.75%) Apache Spark
13 20 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (0.75%) Jetty
15 8 (0.67%) Apache Pig
15 8 (0.67%) Mule
16 6 (0.50%) Apache Solr
16 6 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
16 6 (0.50%) Mule ESB
17 5 (0.42%) GlassFish
Applications
1 24 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.42%) MS Office
3 4 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.25%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.083%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.083%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 579 (48.33%) Amazon AWS
2 192 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 172 (14.36%) GitHub
4 64 (5.34%) IaaS
5 60 (5.01%) Amazon EC2
6 55 (4.59%) PaaS
7 52 (4.34%) AWS CloudFormation
8 31 (2.59%) Amazon S3
8 31 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 25 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
11 18 (1.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 17 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
12 17 (1.42%) SaaS
13 15 (1.25%) Office 365
14 14 (1.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 14 (1.17%) AWS OpsWorks
15 13 (1.09%) CloudFront
16 12 (1.00%) Route 53
17 10 (0.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 102 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 70 (5.84%) DNS
3 63 (5.26%) HTTP
4 58 (4.84%) Firewall
5 54 (4.51%) SSL
6 41 (3.42%) LDAP
7 39 (3.26%) LAN
7 39 (3.26%) WAN
8 28 (2.34%) Internet
9 23 (1.92%) VPN
10 21 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
11 18 (1.50%) SSH
12 15 (1.25%) DHCP
13 11 (0.92%) FTP
13 11 (0.92%) Wireless
14 10 (0.83%) OpenLDAP
14 10 (0.83%) SAN
15 9 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (0.67%) DMZ
16 8 (0.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (12.77%) MySQL
2 133 (11.10%) NoSQL
3 99 (8.26%) MongoDB
4 85 (7.10%) PostgreSQL
5 72 (6.01%) Big Data
6 59 (4.92%) Hadoop
6 59 (4.92%) Redis
7 41 (3.42%) SQL Server
8 38 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 27 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
10 25 (2.09%) Amazon RDS
11 22 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
12 17 (1.42%) Oracle Database
13 10 (0.83%) HBase
13 10 (0.83%) MarkLogic
13 10 (0.83%) Neo4j
14 8 (0.67%) Apache Hive
15 7 (0.58%) MariaDB
16 5 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (0.42%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 579 (48.33%) Jenkins
2 473 (39.48%) Git (software)
3 179 (14.94%) Maven
4 110 (9.18%) Artifactory
5 107 (8.93%) TeamCity
6 105 (8.76%) GitLab
7 98 (8.18%) Subversion
8 95 (7.93%) JIRA
9 90 (7.51%) Vagrant
10 88 (7.35%) Sonatype Nexus
11 69 (5.76%) Ant
12 53 (4.42%) Hudson
13 50 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 50 (4.17%) Selenium
14 48 (4.01%) Octopus Deploy
15 44 (3.67%) SonarQube
16 36 (3.01%) Gradle
17 31 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
18 26 (2.17%) Travis CI
19 25 (2.09%) JUnit
General
1 120 (10.02%) Finance
2 60 (5.01%) Retail
3 42 (3.51%) Banking
4 21 (1.75%) Publishing
5 15 (1.25%) Games
6 14 (1.17%) Investment Banking
6 14 (1.17%) Marketing
7 13 (1.09%) Legal
8 10 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.58%) Advertising
9 7 (0.58%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.50%) Back Office
10 6 (0.50%) Law
11 3 (0.25%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.17%) Electronics
12 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.083%) Automotive
13 1 (0.083%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 703 (58.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 153 (12.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 136 (11.35%) Linux Engineer
4 129 (10.77%) AWS Engineer
5 123 (10.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 113 (9.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 83 (6.93%) Architect
8 69 (5.76%) Consultant
9 60 (5.01%) DevOps Consultant
10 57 (4.76%) Administrator
11 49 (4.09%) Cloud Engineer
12 48 (4.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 44 (3.67%) Operations Engineer
14 42 (3.51%) Automation Engineer
14 42 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
15 39 (3.26%) Linux Administrator
16 37 (3.09%) Developer
17 36 (3.01%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 34 (2.84%) Systems Engineer
19 32 (2.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (13.19%) Web Services
2 122 (10.18%) Sensu
3 81 (6.76%) .NET
4 68 (5.68%) LAMP
5 54 (4.51%) RabbitMQ
6 48 (4.01%) Middleware
7 45 (3.76%) ELK Stack
8 28 (2.34%) HTML
9 27 (2.25%) RESTful
10 26 (2.17%) J2EE
10 26 (2.17%) REST
10 26 (2.17%) XML
11 24 (2.00%) JSON
12 22 (1.84%) LEMP Stack
13 21 (1.75%) JMS
14 19 (1.59%) MCollective
15 18 (1.50%) Hibernate
16 17 (1.42%) LAPP Stack
17 16 (1.34%) Chai
18 15 (1.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (5.43%) Private Cloud
2 61 (5.09%) Public Cloud
3 36 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.01%) Data Centre
4 33 (2.75%) Clustering
5 32 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (1.25%) User Experience
7 14 (1.17%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.09%) Biometrics
9 11 (0.92%) Blog
10 10 (0.83%) Mobile App
11 8 (0.67%) Fintech
12 7 (0.58%) iPad
13 6 (0.50%) New Media
14 5 (0.42%) CESG
14 5 (0.42%) Enterprise Cloud
14 5 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.42%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.33%) Cryptography
15 4 (0.33%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 902 (75.29%) Linux
2 249 (20.78%) Unix
3 194 (16.19%) Windows
4 170 (14.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 120 (10.02%) CentOS
6 118 (9.85%) Ubuntu
7 89 (7.43%) CoreOS
8 55 (4.59%) Windows Server
9 29 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (2.25%) Fedora
11 23 (1.92%) VMS
12 20 (1.67%) Solaris
13 15 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
14 14 (1.17%) Debian
14 14 (1.17%) Mac OS X
15 13 (1.09%) SUSE
15 13 (1.09%) Windows 7
16 12 (1.00%) Android
17 11 (0.92%) AIX
18 7 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1018 (84.97%) DevOps
2 487 (40.65%) Configuration Management
3 465 (38.81%) Continuous Integration
4 461 (38.48%) Agile Software Development
5 194 (16.19%) Continuous Delivery
6 191 (15.94%) Open Source
7 98 (8.18%) Scrum
8 86 (7.18%) Security Hardening
9 76 (6.34%) Web Operations
10 74 (6.18%) Software Delivery
11 63 (5.26%) ITIL
12 62 (5.18%) Migration
13 56 (4.67%) E-Commerce
14 52 (4.34%) High Availability
15 50 (4.17%) Release Management
16 48 (4.01%) OO
17 47 (3.92%) TDD
18 40 (3.34%) Service Management
19 39 (3.26%) Continuous Improvement
20 32 (2.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 469 (39.15%) Python
2 401 (33.47%) Ruby
3 371 (30.97%) Java
4 259 (21.62%) Bash Shell
5 228 (19.03%) Perl
6 177 (14.77%) SQL
7 172 (14.36%) PowerShell
8 117 (9.77%) Go
9 97 (8.10%) PHP
10 62 (5.18%) JavaScript
11 61 (5.09%) Shell Script
12 56 (4.67%) C++
13 26 (2.17%) C#
14 25 (2.09%) Korn
15 24 (2.00%) Scala
16 15 (1.25%) Bourne shell
16 15 (1.25%) Clojure
17 14 (1.17%) Groovy
18 10 (0.83%) Erlang
19 4 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 204 (17.03%) Security Cleared
2 167 (13.94%) SC Cleared
3 27 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 18 (1.50%) BC Cleared
5 17 (1.42%) DV Cleared
6 15 (1.25%) Degree
7 12 (1.00%) MCSE
7 12 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.75%) AWS Certification
8 9 (0.75%) CISSP
9 8 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.58%) CCNP
11 5 (0.42%) CCNA
12 4 (0.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.25%) CCIE
13 3 (0.25%) RHCSA
14 2 (0.17%) CCA
14 2 (0.17%) CCDA
14 2 (0.17%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.17%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.84%) QA
2 14 (1.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 10 (0.83%) SLA
4 6 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.17%) ISO20022
6 1 (0.083%) Data Quality
System Software
1 512 (42.74%) Docker
2 127 (10.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (7.35%) etcd
3 88 (7.35%) flannel
4 80 (6.68%) GlusterFS
5 77 (6.43%) Ceph
6 76 (6.34%) Active Directory
7 47 (3.92%) vCloud
8 39 (3.26%) vSphere
9 38 (3.17%) KVM
10 24 (2.00%) Xen
11 22 (1.84%) Hyper-V
12 12 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (0.75%) NFS
13 9 (0.75%) Postfix
13 9 (0.75%) Squid
14 8 (0.67%) Varnish
15 7 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 6 (0.50%) VMware ESX
17 5 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 847 (70.70%) Puppet
2 608 (50.75%) Opscode Chef
3 183 (15.28%) Kubernetes
4 163 (13.61%) logstash
5 107 (8.93%) Nagios
6 98 (8.18%) Salt
7 96 (8.01%) Graphite
8 92 (7.68%) HAProxy
9 84 (7.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 84 (7.01%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 82 (6.84%) Terraform
11 72 (6.01%) Mesos
12 63 (5.26%) Kibana
13 45 (3.76%) Packer
14 44 (3.67%) ZABBIX
15 38 (3.17%) SCCM
16 33 (2.75%) Grafana
17 29 (2.42%) Uchiwa
18 25 (2.09%) SCOM
19 18 (1.50%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 192 (16.03%) VMware
2 143 (11.94%) Red Hat
3 79 (6.59%) Oracle
4 71 (5.93%) Splunk
5 67 (5.59%) Microsoft
6 58 (4.84%) IBM
7 54 (4.51%) Rackspace
8 52 (4.34%) Atlassian
9 43 (3.59%) Google
10 26 (2.17%) Dell
11 25 (2.09%) Cisco
12 24 (2.00%) New Relic
13 22 (1.84%) SaltStack
13 22 (1.84%) Sitecore
14 18 (1.50%) NetApp
15 17 (1.42%) Sonatype
15 17 (1.42%) TOWER Software
16 13 (1.09%) Hortonworks
17 9 (0.75%) Palo Alto
17 9 (0.75%) Veritas
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Empiric Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago