The table below looks at the statistics for Ansible skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ansible over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ansible
Rank 198 240 244
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +4
Contract jobs citing Ansible 83 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.86% 0.20% 0.096%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.21% 2.01% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 18 4
Average daily rate £475 £400 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £376
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1011 994 874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.50% 9.98% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 536 447
Average daily rate £415 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 54
Average hourly rate £43.00 £25.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.06 £12.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £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 the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Ansible across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Ansible Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Ansible
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Ansible across the South East region.

Ansible Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Ansible
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Ansible across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Ansible Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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
Berkshire +45 41 £475 +11.76% 5
Surrey +11 28 £488 +8.33% 11
East Sussex +4 5 £350 -36.36% 4
Kent - 3 £415 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £450 - 1
Hampshire -6 2 £463 +41.22%
West Sussex -16 1 £500 -9.09%
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
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England

Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 130 (81.76%) Linux
2 120 (75.47%) DevOps
3 100 (62.89%) Puppet
4 97 (61.01%) Git (software)
5 89 (55.97%) Python
6 74 (46.54%) Jenkins
7 66 (41.51%) Configuration Management
8 62 (38.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 59 (37.11%) Unix
10 56 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
10 56 (35.22%) Opscode Chef
11 51 (32.08%) Java
11 51 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
12 48 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
13 42 (26.42%) Maven
14 41 (25.79%) Subversion
15 38 (23.90%) Ruby
16 35 (22.01%) Tomcat
17 34 (21.38%) Security Cleared
18 33 (20.75%) Bash Shell
18 33 (20.75%) Red Hat
19 32 (20.13%) OpenStack
20 31 (19.50%) Docker
21 30 (18.87%) Active Directory
21 30 (18.87%) SQL
22 29 (18.24%) Ant
22 29 (18.24%) Shell Script
23 27 (16.98%) VMware
23 27 (16.98%) SC Cleared
24 26 (16.35%) Apache

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 35 (22.01%) Tomcat
2 32 (20.13%) OpenStack
3 26 (16.35%) Apache
4 22 (13.84%) Elasticsearch
5 19 (11.95%) JBoss
6 17 (10.69%) WebLogic
7 12 (7.55%) WebSphere
8 8 (5.03%) nginx
9 7 (4.40%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (3.14%) Confluence
11 2 (1.26%) IIS
12 1 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.63%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.63%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (3.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.52%) MS Office
2 4 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (2.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 48 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (14.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (10.06%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (5.66%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.77%) Amazon S3
6 5 (3.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (3.14%) AWS OpsWorks
6 5 (3.14%) CloudFront
7 3 (1.89%) GitHub
8 2 (1.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.63%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.63%) IaaS
9 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.55%) SSH
2 9 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.40%) LDAP
4 6 (3.77%) DNS
4 6 (3.77%) HTTP
4 6 (3.77%) Wireshark
5 5 (3.14%) Firewall
5 5 (3.14%) HTTPS
5 5 (3.14%) SSL
6 4 (2.52%) DHCP
7 3 (1.89%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (1.26%) FTP
8 2 (1.26%) Internet
8 2 (1.26%) Junos
8 2 (1.26%) Kerberos
8 2 (1.26%) MRTG
8 2 (1.26%) SAN
8 2 (1.26%) VXLAN
9 1 (0.63%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.63%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.58%) MySQL
2 15 (9.43%) Azure SQL Database
3 14 (8.81%) Big Data
4 9 (5.66%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.89%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.26%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.63%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 97 (61.01%) Git (software)
2 74 (46.54%) Jenkins
3 42 (26.42%) Maven
4 41 (25.79%) Subversion
5 29 (18.24%) Ant
6 24 (15.09%) JIRA
7 23 (14.47%) TeamCity
8 20 (12.58%) Sonatype Nexus
9 18 (11.32%) Hudson
10 15 (9.43%) Vagrant
11 8 (5.03%) Gradle
12 7 (4.40%) JUnit
13 5 (3.14%) GitLab
13 5 (3.14%) Travis CI
14 4 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (2.52%) Eclipse
14 4 (2.52%) IntelliJ
15 3 (1.89%) Gerrit
15 3 (1.89%) SonarQube
16 2 (1.26%) Bitbucket
General
1 7 (4.40%) Finance
2 5 (3.14%) Retail
3 3 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.26%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 89 (55.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (22.01%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 33 (20.75%) Linux Engineer
4 28 (17.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 17 (10.69%) Administrator
6 15 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (9.43%) Systems Administrator
7 14 (8.81%) Azure Engineer
7 14 (8.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 14 (8.81%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 12 (7.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 11 (6.92%) Linux Administrator
10 10 (6.29%) Cloud Engineer
11 9 (5.66%) AWS Engineer
12 8 (5.03%) Applications Engineer
12 8 (5.03%) Architect
12 8 (5.03%) Linux Scripter
13 7 (4.40%) Unix Engineer
14 6 (3.77%) Java Engineer
14 6 (3.77%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.84%) Web Services
2 19 (11.95%) Middleware
3 15 (9.43%) RESTful
4 14 (8.81%) ELK Stack
5 13 (8.18%) Sensu
6 12 (7.55%) JMS
6 12 (7.55%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (6.92%) JSON
7 11 (6.92%) LAMP
8 8 (5.03%) XML
9 6 (3.77%) Hibernate
9 6 (3.77%) REST
10 5 (3.14%) J2EE
11 4 (2.52%) Java EE
11 4 (2.52%) SAML
12 2 (1.26%) boto
12 2 (1.26%) JDBC
12 2 (1.26%) LEMP Stack
12 2 (1.26%) SOAP
12 2 (1.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.32%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (8.81%) Private Cloud
3 8 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.40%) Clustering
5 4 (2.52%) Cryptography
5 4 (2.52%) PKI
6 3 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.89%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.89%) HACMP
7 2 (1.26%) Health Informatics
7 2 (1.26%) Informatics
7 2 (1.26%) NGOSS
8 1 (0.63%) AS400
8 1 (0.63%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.63%) iSeries
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 130 (81.76%) Linux
2 62 (38.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 59 (37.11%) Unix
4 21 (13.21%) Ubuntu
5 16 (10.06%) VMS
6 15 (9.43%) CentOS
7 14 (8.81%) Windows
8 8 (5.03%) Windows Server
9 7 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.52%) Android
10 4 (2.52%) Debian
10 4 (2.52%) Solaris
11 1 (0.63%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.63%) Fedora
11 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.63%) SmartOS
11 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (75.47%) DevOps
2 66 (41.51%) Configuration Management
3 56 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (32.08%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (11.95%) Software Deployment
6 15 (9.43%) Service Management
7 14 (8.81%) Use Case
8 10 (6.29%) Open Source
9 7 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.40%) Scrum
10 6 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.77%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (3.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (3.14%) OO
11 5 (3.14%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.52%) Issue Tracking
12 4 (2.52%) ITIL
12 4 (2.52%) Product Management
12 4 (2.52%) SDLC
12 4 (2.52%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (55.97%) Python
2 51 (32.08%) Java
3 38 (23.90%) Ruby
4 33 (20.75%) Bash Shell
5 30 (18.87%) SQL
6 29 (18.24%) Shell Script
7 23 (14.47%) Perl
8 21 (13.21%) PowerShell
9 16 (10.06%) JavaScript
10 8 (5.03%) PHP
11 4 (2.52%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.89%) C#
13 2 (1.26%) AWK
13 2 (1.26%) Korn
13 2 (1.26%) sed
14 1 (0.63%) C
14 1 (0.63%) C++
14 1 (0.63%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 34 (21.38%) Security Cleared
2 27 (16.98%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.03%) MCSE
3 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.63%) CCNA
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.63%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.03%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) QA
3 3 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 31 (19.50%) Docker
2 30 (18.87%) Active Directory
3 20 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.89%) NFS
4 3 (1.89%) Postfix
4 3 (1.89%) SpamAssassin
4 3 (1.89%) Squid
4 3 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (1.89%) Xen
5 2 (1.26%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (1.26%) Gluster
5 2 (1.26%) iptables
5 2 (1.26%) KVM
5 2 (1.26%) Varnish
5 2 (1.26%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.63%) Btrfs
6 1 (0.63%) LXC
6 1 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 100 (62.89%) Puppet
2 56 (35.22%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (13.21%) Nagios
4 17 (10.69%) SCCM
4 17 (10.69%) SCOM
5 16 (10.06%) Graphite
6 14 (8.81%) logstash
7 13 (8.18%) Terraform
8 4 (2.52%) yum
9 3 (1.89%) Cacti
9 3 (1.89%) Kibana
9 3 (1.89%) Kubernetes
9 3 (1.89%) Mesos
10 2 (1.26%) OpenNMS
10 2 (1.26%) Rsyslog
10 2 (1.26%) Salt
10 2 (1.26%) SELinux
10 2 (1.26%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.63%) Plesk
11 1 (0.63%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 33 (20.75%) Red Hat
2 27 (16.98%) VMware
3 22 (13.84%) IBM
4 19 (11.95%) Splunk
5 15 (9.43%) Dell
5 15 (9.43%) Microsoft
6 9 (5.66%) Oracle
7 6 (3.77%) Rackspace
8 5 (3.14%) Cisco
8 5 (3.14%) Veritas
9 4 (2.52%) Citrix
10 2 (1.26%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.63%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.63%) ATG
11 1 (0.63%) CommVault
11 1 (0.63%) Hitachi
11 1 (0.63%) NetApp
11 1 (0.63%) Seapine
11 1 (0.63%) SonicWALL
11 1 (0.63%) Symantec
East Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago