Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Ansible skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ansible over the 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Ansible
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 63 94
Rank change year-on-year -2 +31 +4
Contract jobs citing Ansible 65 41 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.24% 2.39% 0.50%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.21% 23.16% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 26 7
Bristol median daily rate £550 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £458 £385 £364
90th Percentile £600 £650 £545
South West median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Ansible is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 248 177 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 12.35% 10.31% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 100 71
Bristol median daily rate £500 £403 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.22% +21.97% -8.33%
10th Percentile £311 £210 £213
90th Percentile £588 £614 £530
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 3
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -41.67% +71.43%
10th Percentile £17.75 £14.45 £20.00
90th Percentile £38.75 £19.18 £41.10
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -56.25% +119.18%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Ansible as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Bristol

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ansible in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Bristol

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 57 (87.69%) DevOps
2 45 (69.23%) Terraform
3 41 (63.08%) Docker
4 35 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
5 27 (41.54%) Python
6 26 (40.00%) Kubernetes
7 23 (35.38%) Linux
8 16 (24.62%) Windows
9 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
10 14 (21.54%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (20.00%) Microservices
11 13 (20.00%) Java
12 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
13 11 (16.92%) Puppet
14 9 (13.85%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (13.85%) OpenShift
14 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 8 (12.31%) Google Cloud Platform
15 8 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
15 8 (12.31%) Spring
15 8 (12.31%) Hibernate
16 7 (10.77%) TDD
16 7 (10.77%) Google
16 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (10.77%) Unix
16 7 (10.77%) SQL
16 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
16 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
16 7 (10.77%) BDD

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (4.62%) Mule
1 3 (4.62%) Mule ESB
2 2 (3.08%) JBoss
2 2 (3.08%) Jetty
2 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.54%) Apache
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 35 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (21.54%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (13.85%) OpenShift
4 8 (12.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (7.69%) Amazon S3
7 3 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (4.62%) npm
7 3 (4.62%) Serverless
8 2 (3.08%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (3.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (3.08%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (3.08%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (3.08%) Azure Functions
8 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (1.54%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.62%) GIS
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.08%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 7 (10.77%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.62%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.62%) Gradle
3 3 (4.62%) JIRA
3 3 (4.62%) Redmine
3 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (9.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (63.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (47.69%) AWS DevOps
3 24 (36.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 24 (36.92%) AWS Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) AWS Architect
6 5 (7.69%) DevOps Architect
7 3 (4.62%) AWS Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) DevOps Consultant
8 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Python Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (3.08%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.54%) Azure Engineer
9 1 (1.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.54%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) Hibernate
1 8 (12.31%) Spring
2 6 (9.23%) RESTful
3 3 (4.62%) CSS
3 3 (4.62%) Gherkin
3 3 (4.62%) HTML
3 3 (4.62%) HTML5
3 3 (4.62%) JPA
3 3 (4.62%) Middleware
3 3 (4.62%) Node.js
3 3 (4.62%) React
4 2 (3.08%) Django
4 2 (3.08%) Flask
4 2 (3.08%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.54%) .NET
5 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.54%) WCF
5 1 (1.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (3.08%) Hedge funds
1 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Linux
2 16 (24.62%) Windows
3 7 (10.77%) Unix
4 2 (3.08%) VMS
5 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (87.69%) DevOps
2 13 (20.00%) Microservices
3 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (12.31%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (10.77%) BDD
6 7 (10.77%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.77%) TDD
7 6 (9.23%) Line Management
7 6 (9.23%) Scrum
7 6 (9.23%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.23%) User Stories
8 5 (7.69%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.62%) CRM
9 3 (4.62%) ETL
9 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (4.62%) SOA
9 3 (4.62%) Validation
9 3 (4.62%) Workflow
9 3 (4.62%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) Python
2 13 (20.00%) Java
3 12 (18.46%) PowerShell
4 7 (10.77%) SQL
5 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.15%) Perl
7 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.54%) C#
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby
8 1 (1.54%) Scala
8 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 41 (63.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 45 (69.23%) Terraform
2 26 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 11 (16.92%) Puppet
4 9 (13.85%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.08%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.54%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Google
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft