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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Ansible over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Ansible
Rank 170 247 251
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +4
Contract jobs citing Ansible 92 22 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.04% 0.23% 0.011%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.91% 2.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 16 1
Median daily rate £475 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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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
1033 1020 839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.72% 10.81% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 602 571 421
Median daily rate £410 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 31
Median hourly rate £35.50 £24.00 £17.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.91% +39.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+70.73% +7.89%

Ansible
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Surrey +23 32 £488 +8.33% 10
Berkshire +18 27 £475 +18.75% 4
East Sussex - 11 £350 -
Oxfordshire +12 9 £450 -10.00% 2
Hampshire -1 3 £500 +37.93%
Kent - 3 £415 -
West Sussex - 2 £500 - 2
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
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Ansible
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 145 (84.80%) Linux
2 129 (75.44%) DevOps
3 106 (61.99%) Git (software)
4 95 (55.56%) Python
4 95 (55.56%) Puppet
5 87 (50.88%) Jenkins
6 65 (38.01%) Opscode Chef
7 64 (37.43%) Unix
8 60 (35.09%) Configuration Management
8 60 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 51 (29.82%) Tomcat
11 45 (26.32%) Ruby
11 45 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
12 41 (23.98%) Java
13 39 (22.81%) Subversion
13 39 (22.81%) Bash Shell
14 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
15 35 (20.47%) Security Cleared
15 35 (20.47%) Perl
15 35 (20.47%) Red Hat
16 32 (18.71%) VMware
16 32 (18.71%) Apache
16 32 (18.71%) IBM
17 31 (18.13%) Middleware
18 30 (17.54%) Maven
18 30 (17.54%) Sonatype Nexus
19 29 (16.96%) OpenStack
20 28 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
20 28 (16.37%) SC Cleared

Ansible
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 51 (29.82%) Tomcat
2 32 (18.71%) Apache
3 29 (16.96%) OpenStack
4 27 (15.79%) WebLogic
5 23 (13.45%) JBoss
6 17 (9.94%) WebSphere
7 14 (8.19%) nginx
8 13 (7.60%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (6.43%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (2.92%) Confluence
11 2 (1.17%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (1.17%) IIS
11 2 (1.17%) WordPress
12 1 (0.58%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.58%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (2.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) MS Office
2 2 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) OpenText Process Suite
1 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (16.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (6.43%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (4.09%) Amazon S3
5 7 (4.09%) IaaS
5 7 (4.09%) PaaS
6 5 (2.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (2.92%) AWS OpsWorks
6 5 (2.92%) CloudFront
7 4 (2.34%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.17%) Google App Engine
9 2 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.58%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.58%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.58%) Heroku
10 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.02%) DNS
2 10 (5.85%) LDAP
3 9 (5.26%) DHCP
3 9 (5.26%) SSH
4 7 (4.09%) TCP/IP
5 6 (3.51%) Internet
6 5 (2.92%) Firewall
6 5 (2.92%) HTTP
6 5 (2.92%) SSL
7 4 (2.34%) Wireshark
8 3 (1.75%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (1.75%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.17%) FTP
9 2 (1.17%) Junos
9 2 (1.17%) Kerberos
9 2 (1.17%) MRTG
9 2 (1.17%) SAN
9 2 (1.17%) VXLAN
10 1 (0.58%) LAN
10 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.37%) MySQL
2 9 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
2 9 (5.26%) Big Data
2 9 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 9 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.92%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.17%) CouchDB
5 2 (1.17%) MarkLogic
5 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.17%) Redis
5 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 106 (61.99%) Git (software)
2 87 (50.88%) Jenkins
3 39 (22.81%) Subversion
4 30 (17.54%) Maven
4 30 (17.54%) Sonatype Nexus
5 27 (15.79%) Vagrant
6 23 (13.45%) Ant
7 20 (11.70%) JIRA
8 16 (9.36%) TeamCity
9 12 (7.02%) Hudson
10 8 (4.68%) Gradle
10 8 (4.68%) Travis CI
11 5 (2.92%) Gerrit
11 5 (2.92%) JUnit
12 4 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.75%) GitLab
14 2 (1.17%) Bundler
14 2 (1.17%) Burp Suite
14 2 (1.17%) gulp
14 2 (1.17%) Robot Framework
General
1 10 (5.85%) Finance
2 8 (4.68%) Retail
3 4 (2.34%) Advertising
3 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.75%) Marketing
5 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.17%) Publishing
6 1 (0.58%) Billing
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (52.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (12.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (12.87%) Linux Engineer
3 21 (12.28%) Administrator
3 21 (12.28%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (11.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 16 (9.36%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 16 (9.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 12 (7.02%) Linux Administrator
7 11 (6.43%) Architect
7 11 (6.43%) Senior DevOps
7 11 (6.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (5.85%) Azure DevOps
9 9 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Azure Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Senior Linux Engineer
11 7 (4.09%) Consultant
11 7 (4.09%) WebSphere Engineer
12 6 (3.51%) Applications Engineer
12 6 (3.51%) Linux Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (18.13%) Middleware
2 20 (11.70%) JSON
3 19 (11.11%) JMS
3 19 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
4 15 (8.77%) LAMP
5 12 (7.02%) Web Services
6 7 (4.09%) ELK Stack
6 7 (4.09%) RESTful
6 7 (4.09%) XML
7 6 (3.51%) Hibernate
7 6 (3.51%) REST
8 4 (2.34%) AngularJS
8 4 (2.34%) J2EE
8 4 (2.34%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (2.34%) Node.js
9 3 (1.75%) boto
9 3 (1.75%) Sensu
9 3 (1.75%) SOAP
9 3 (1.75%) Spring
10 2 (1.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.28%) Private Cloud
2 12 (7.02%) Clustering
3 10 (5.85%) Data Centre
4 9 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.75%) HACMP
6 2 (1.17%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.17%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.17%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.17%) Health Informatics
6 2 (1.17%) Informatics
6 2 (1.17%) iPad
6 2 (1.17%) NGOSS
6 2 (1.17%) PKI
7 1 (0.58%) AS400
7 1 (0.58%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.58%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.58%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 145 (84.80%) Linux
2 64 (37.43%) Unix
3 57 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (13.45%) Windows
5 18 (10.53%) Ubuntu
6 10 (5.85%) CentOS
7 9 (5.26%) VMS
8 8 (4.68%) Windows Server
8 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (4.09%) Debian
10 6 (3.51%) Solaris
10 6 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (2.34%) Android
12 2 (1.17%) CoreOS
12 2 (1.17%) Fedora
12 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.58%) RancherOS
13 1 (0.58%) SmartOS
13 1 (0.58%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (75.44%) DevOps
2 60 (35.09%) Configuration Management
2 60 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (9.36%) Open Source
5 14 (8.19%) Software Deployment
6 12 (7.02%) Use Case
7 11 (6.43%) Service Delivery
8 10 (5.85%) Migration
8 10 (5.85%) Service Management
9 9 (5.26%) OO
10 7 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (4.09%) High Availability
10 7 (4.09%) ITIL
11 6 (3.51%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (3.51%) Scrum
12 5 (2.92%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (2.92%) Time Management
12 5 (2.92%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 95 (55.56%) Python
2 45 (26.32%) Ruby
3 41 (23.98%) Java
4 39 (22.81%) Bash Shell
5 35 (20.47%) Perl
6 28 (16.37%) Shell Script
7 27 (15.79%) SQL
8 23 (13.45%) PowerShell
9 15 (8.77%) JavaScript
10 11 (6.43%) PHP
11 3 (1.75%) C#
12 2 (1.17%) AWK
12 2 (1.17%) Korn
12 2 (1.17%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.17%) sed
13 1 (0.58%) C
13 1 (0.58%) C++
13 1 (0.58%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 35 (20.47%) Security Cleared
2 28 (16.37%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.02%) MCSE
3 12 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.34%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.17%) CCNA
6 2 (1.17%) Degree
7 1 (0.58%) CCNP
7 1 (0.58%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (2.34%) QA
2 4 (2.34%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (15.79%) Docker
2 26 (15.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (11.70%) Active Directory
4 8 (4.68%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (4.09%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.34%) vSphere
7 3 (1.75%) NFS
7 3 (1.75%) Postfix
7 3 (1.75%) SpamAssassin
7 3 (1.75%) Squid
7 3 (1.75%) vCloud
7 3 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (1.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (1.75%) Xen
8 2 (1.17%) FreeRADIUS
8 2 (1.17%) Gluster
8 2 (1.17%) iptables
8 2 (1.17%) KVM
8 2 (1.17%) Varnish
8 2 (1.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 95 (55.56%) Puppet
2 65 (38.01%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (8.19%) Nagios
4 10 (5.85%) SCCM
4 10 (5.85%) SCOM
5 6 (3.51%) Terraform
6 5 (2.92%) logstash
7 4 (2.34%) Graphite
7 4 (2.34%) Kubernetes
7 4 (2.34%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.75%) Cacti
8 3 (1.75%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.17%) Bacula
9 2 (1.17%) Kibana
9 2 (1.17%) Mesos
9 2 (1.17%) OpenNMS
9 2 (1.17%) Packer
9 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (1.17%) Salt
9 2 (1.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 35 (20.47%) Red Hat
2 32 (18.71%) IBM
2 32 (18.71%) VMware
3 15 (8.77%) Oracle
4 13 (7.60%) Splunk
5 10 (5.85%) Dell
6 9 (5.26%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.68%) Rackspace
8 5 (2.92%) Veritas
9 4 (2.34%) Cisco
9 4 (2.34%) Citrix
10 3 (1.75%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.17%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.17%) Google
11 2 (1.17%) Zend
12 1 (0.58%) 3PAR
12 1 (0.58%) AppDynamics
12 1 (0.58%) Seapine
12 1 (0.58%) Serena
12 1 (0.58%) SonicWALL
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