Period
to 21 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 September 2020 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 51 55 53
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 -13
Contract jobs citing Ansible 2 44 70
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.47% 3.03% 3.70%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.45% 21.15% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 20
Median daily rate - £525 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.97% -16.65%
South East median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 - £72.50

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 31 208 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.26% 14.33% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 99 104
Median daily rate £470 £475 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.05% +18.01% +0.63%
10th Percentile £348 £298 £200
90th Percentile £550 £638 £551
South East median daily rate £463 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +0.54% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -0.36% +12.40%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £13.50 £16.00 £32.80
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.62 £17.50
% change year-on-year +95.61% -5.06% +40.00%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Buckinghamshire

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Ansible in Buckinghamshire.

Daily rate trend for Ansible in Buckinghamshire

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +7 2 - - 2
Ansible
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) vRealize
1 2 (100.00%) VMware NSX
1 2 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
1 2 (100.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Automation

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Network Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware NSX
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) vRealize
1 2 (100.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) VMware