Period
to 20 October 2018

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 20 October 2018 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 101 88
Rank change year-on-year +51 -13 -6
Contract jobs citing Ansible 81 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.90% 0.58% 1.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.52% 8.87% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 10 16
Bristol median daily rate £425 £450 £590
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -23.73% +18.00%
10th Percentile £413 £384 £425
90th Percentile £523 £625 £643
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% +11.11%
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 284 124 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.69% 6.54% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 89 132
Bristol median daily rate £425 £370 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% +3.50% +2.14%
10th Percentile £246 £218 £250
90th Percentile £523 £540 £556
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 2
Bristol median hourly rate £46.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £17.35 - £38.00
90th Percentile £47.00 - £47.00
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £33.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +24.90% +18.75% +33.33%

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 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 72 (88.89%) Puppet
2 69 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (76.54%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (76.54%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (74.07%) Java
5 59 (72.84%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (71.60%) Microsoft Azure
7 51 (62.96%) Tomcat
8 47 (58.02%) Oracle
9 45 (55.56%) Migration
10 44 (54.32%) TDD
11 43 (53.09%) MySQL
12 42 (51.85%) WebLogic
12 42 (51.85%) OO
12 42 (51.85%) NUnit
12 42 (51.85%) PostgreSQL
12 42 (51.85%) WebSphere
12 42 (51.85%) OpenStack
12 42 (51.85%) MSTest
12 42 (51.85%) NoSQL
13 33 (40.74%) DevOps
14 24 (29.63%) Linux
15 21 (25.93%) Jenkins
16 18 (22.22%) Windows
17 17 (20.99%) Scrum
17 17 (20.99%) Terraform
18 15 (18.52%) Docker
19 13 (16.05%) Configuration Management
20 12 (14.81%) Google
21 11 (13.58%) Google Cloud Platform

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 51 (62.96%) Tomcat
2 42 (51.85%) OpenStack
2 42 (51.85%) WebLogic
2 42 (51.85%) WebSphere
3 9 (11.11%) JBoss
4 2 (2.47%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 62 (76.54%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (71.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.58%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (13.58%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (6.17%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.17%) Amazon S3
4 5 (6.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) IaaS
5 1 (1.23%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Firewall
1 2 (2.47%) SSL
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.23%) Network Security
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (53.09%) MySQL
2 42 (51.85%) NoSQL
2 42 (51.85%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.23%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 42 (51.85%) MSTest
1 42 (51.85%) NUnit
2 21 (25.93%) Jenkins
3 9 (11.11%) Ant
3 9 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (11.11%) Selenium
3 9 (11.11%) Travis CI
3 9 (11.11%) Vagrant
4 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.23%) GoCD
5 1 (1.23%) Gradle
5 1 (1.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.23%) Mockito
5 1 (1.23%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 5 (6.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.47%) Banking
2 2 (2.47%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (56.79%) Developer
1 46 (56.79%) Java Developer
2 28 (34.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) AWS Developer
4 9 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (9.88%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (3.70%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Architect
7 2 (2.47%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Consultant
7 2 (2.47%) Lead DevOps
7 2 (2.47%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Operations Engineer
8 1 (1.23%) Java Engineer
8 1 (1.23%) Senior Java Engineer
8 1 (1.23%) Senior Operations Engineer
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) JSP
1 9 (11.11%) Struts
2 3 (3.70%) XML
3 2 (2.47%) .NET
3 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.47%) JSON
3 2 (2.47%) Node.js
3 2 (2.47%) React
3 2 (2.47%) RESTful
3 2 (2.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.23%) J2EE
4 1 (1.23%) JSR 170
4 1 (1.23%) LDAP
4 1 (1.23%) OSGi
4 1 (1.23%) REST
4 1 (1.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 9 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 5 (6.17%) Digital Media
2 5 (6.17%) Wiki
3 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Linux
2 18 (22.22%) Windows
3 10 (12.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (12.35%) Windows Server
4 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (8.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (72.84%) Continuous Integration
3 45 (55.56%) Migration
4 44 (54.32%) TDD
5 42 (51.85%) OO
6 33 (40.74%) DevOps
7 17 (20.99%) Scrum
8 13 (16.05%) Configuration Management
9 9 (11.11%) Change Management
10 6 (7.41%) Test Automation
11 5 (6.17%) Build Automation
11 5 (6.17%) Data Analysis
11 5 (6.17%) Data Extraction
11 5 (6.17%) ETL
12 4 (4.94%) Microservices
13 3 (3.70%) Problem-Solving
13 3 (3.70%) Software Engineering
14 2 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (2.47%) Kanban
14 2 (2.47%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (74.07%) Java
2 9 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.88%) Bash Shell
3 8 (9.88%) Python
3 8 (9.88%) Shell Script
4 6 (7.41%) Korn
4 6 (7.41%) SQL
5 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.47%) Ruby
7 1 (1.23%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) BS25999
1 1 (1.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 15 (18.52%) Docker
2 9 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
2 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 72 (88.89%) Puppet
2 62 (76.54%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (20.99%) Terraform
4 10 (12.35%) Packer
5 8 (9.88%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.47%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (1.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (58.02%) Oracle
2 12 (14.81%) Google
3 9 (11.11%) Citrix
3 9 (11.11%) MKS
3 9 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.23%) hybris
5 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com