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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ansible
Rank 234 239 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Ansible 17 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.10% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.06% 1.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
827 795 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.14% 8.85% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 405 415
Average daily rate £388 £350 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 36 51
Average hourly rate £22.00 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.98% +17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-3.88% +5.00%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 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
Surrey +17 5 £450 -
Hampshire -2 5 £330 -1.49% 3
Oxfordshire - 3 £475 - 1
Berkshire - 2 £425 - 2
East Sussex - 2 £550 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £550 -
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Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 20 (62.50%) Puppet
3 19 (59.38%) DevOps
4 17 (53.13%) Python
5 16 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 14 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
7 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
8 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
8 9 (28.13%) Gerrit
8 9 (28.13%) Nagios
9 8 (25.00%) Web Services
9 8 (25.00%) nginx
10 7 (21.88%) Java
10 7 (21.88%) Subversion
11 6 (18.75%) Firewall
11 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
11 6 (18.75%) XML
11 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
12 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
12 5 (15.63%) SQL
12 5 (15.63%) LDAP
12 5 (15.63%) DNS
12 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (12.50%) SonarQube
13 4 (12.50%) SDLC
13 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
13 4 (12.50%) SAN

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 8 (25.00%) nginx
2 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) Alfresco
3 1 (3.13%) Mule
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) Confluence
3 1 (3.13%) Commerce Server
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) WildFly
3 1 (3.13%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (6.25%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) LDAP
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) SAN
4 3 (9.38%) VLAN
4 3 (9.38%) NAS
4 3 (9.38%) SSL
4 3 (9.38%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) LAN
5 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) MPLS
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 2 (6.25%) SSH
6 1 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.25%) VoltDB
5 1 (3.13%) DB2
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
3 9 (28.13%) Gerrit
4 7 (21.88%) Subversion
5 4 (12.50%) SonarQube
5 4 (12.50%) Maven
6 3 (9.38%) Mockito
6 3 (9.38%) JUnit
7 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
7 2 (6.25%) Trac
8 1 (3.13%) JIRA
8 1 (3.13%) Selenium
8 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 1 (3.13%) Gradle
8 1 (3.13%) Artifactory
8 1 (3.13%) RSpec
8 1 (3.13%) JMeter
General
1 2 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Release Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Release Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Release Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) AIX Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Integration Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Administrator
5 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) XML
3 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
3 4 (12.50%) REST
3 4 (12.50%) Spring
3 4 (12.50%) JSON
3 4 (12.50%) Django
3 4 (12.50%) jQuery
4 3 (9.38%) Spring MVC
4 3 (9.38%) ServiceStack
4 3 (9.38%) XSLT
5 2 (6.25%) boto
5 2 (6.25%) XSD
6 1 (3.13%) RESTful
6 1 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.13%) CSS
6 1 (3.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (3.13%) AIX
4 1 (3.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) DevOps
2 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 3 (9.38%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.25%) BDD
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.25%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.13%) OWASP
7 1 (3.13%) Open Source
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Python
2 7 (21.88%) Java
3 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.63%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby
4 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
6 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) RHCT
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (62.50%) Puppet
2 14 (43.75%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (28.13%) Nagios
4 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (3.13%) yum
4 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.13%) Rundeck
4 1 (3.13%) Salt
4 1 (3.13%) Kibana
4 1 (3.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
2 2 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) EMC
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
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