Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 35 -
Rank change year-on-year -41 - +136
Contract jobs citing Ansible 40 137 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.29% 5.75% -
As % of the Systems Management category 16.00% 44.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £405 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.92% - -
South East median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £41.50 -

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 250 307 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 14.33% 12.89% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 125 109
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £144 £198
90th Percentile £503 £525 £528
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.05% - -
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year +21.43% -55.20% +55.53%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Buckinghamshire

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Buckinghamshire

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 15 November 2018. 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 -29 33 £414 -17.15% 2
Ansible
South East

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 23 (57.50%) Python
3 21 (52.50%) Bash Shell
4 20 (50.00%) DevOps
5 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 15 (37.50%) Unix
6 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
7 12 (30.00%) JIRA
7 12 (30.00%) Docker
8 11 (27.50%) YAML
8 11 (27.50%) Confluence
9 10 (25.00%) REST
9 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (25.00%) SOAP
10 9 (22.50%) XML
10 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
10 9 (22.50%) VMware
10 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (22.50%) JSON
10 9 (22.50%) Ruby
10 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (22.50%) Open Source
11 8 (20.00%) OpenShift
11 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
11 8 (20.00%) Web Services
11 8 (20.00%) SQL
11 8 (20.00%) DB2
11 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery

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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (27.50%) Confluence
2 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (20.00%) OpenShift
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) IaaS
5 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DHCP
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) DB2
2 7 (17.50%) MongoDB
2 7 (17.50%) MySQL
2 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (12.50%) DB2 UDB
4 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.00%) NuoDB
5 4 (10.00%) Redis
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (35.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (30.00%) JIRA
4 5 (12.50%) GitLab
5 2 (5.00%) SonarQube
5 2 (5.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (2.50%) git-flow
6 1 (2.50%) Maven
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) DBA
4 4 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) LDAP Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Operator
5 3 (7.50%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Server Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Python Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (2.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Azure DevOps
7 1 (2.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Azure Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) DevOps Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Incident Coordinator
7 1 (2.50%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) YAML
2 10 (25.00%) REST
2 10 (25.00%) SOAP
3 9 (22.50%) JSON
3 9 (22.50%) XML
4 8 (20.00%) Web Services
5 6 (15.00%) RESTful
6 5 (12.50%) Middleware
6 5 (12.50%) RAML
6 5 (12.50%) Swagger
7 4 (10.00%) LAMP
7 4 (10.00%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (7.50%) LDAP
8 3 (7.50%) ODBC
8 3 (7.50%) Spring
9 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.00%) Spring Boot
10 1 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (2.50%) Node.js
10 1 (2.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Native
1 3 (7.50%) Clustering
1 3 (7.50%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Unix
3 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (15.00%) Windows
5 3 (7.50%) AIX
5 3 (7.50%) Solaris
6 1 (2.50%) CentOS
6 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) DevOps
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Open Source
3 8 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 8 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (15.00%) Change Management
5 6 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 5 (12.50%) Security Management
6 5 (12.50%) Task Automation
7 4 (10.00%) Microservices
7 4 (10.00%) Migration
7 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) ITIL
8 3 (7.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) Python
2 21 (52.50%) Bash Shell
3 9 (22.50%) Ruby
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (17.50%) Shell Script
6 5 (12.50%) Java
6 5 (12.50%) Korn
7 1 (2.50%) Go
7 1 (2.50%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) RHCE
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Docker
2 6 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Red Hat Satellite
1 5 (12.50%) Terraform
2 4 (10.00%) Puppet
3 3 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.00%) Rundeck
5 1 (2.50%) Kibana
5 1 (2.50%) Nagios
5 1 (2.50%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
1 9 (22.50%) VMware
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 5 (12.50%) IBM
4 3 (7.50%) BMC
4 3 (7.50%) Remedy
4 3 (7.50%) Veritas
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.00%) F5
5 2 (5.00%) Nokia
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft