Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 39 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +134
Contract jobs citing Ansible 70 126 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.73% 5.63% -
As % of the Systems Management category 28.11% 41.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £417 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.65% - -
South East median daily rate £500 £477 £475
% change year-on-year +4.89% +0.35% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £61.25 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year +47.59% - -

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 249 307 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.26% 13.71% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 126 88
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% -3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £200 £158 £178
90th Percentile £558 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £13.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.04% - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £27.38
% change year-on-year +22.81% -47.95% +36.88%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -8 60 £414 -12.79% 2
Buckingham - 1 - -
Ansible
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 46 (65.71%) Python
2 42 (60.00%) Linux
3 39 (55.71%) Bash Shell
4 33 (47.14%) DevOps
5 26 (37.14%) Jenkins
6 25 (35.71%) Unix
6 25 (35.71%) YAML
7 23 (32.86%) Git (software)
8 21 (30.00%) Finance
9 20 (28.57%) MongoDB
9 20 (28.57%) MySQL
9 20 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (27.14%) DB2
10 19 (27.14%) OpenShift
10 19 (27.14%) Docker
11 18 (25.71%) SQL
12 17 (24.29%) SOAP
12 17 (24.29%) Ruby
12 17 (24.29%) JIRA
12 17 (24.29%) Open Source
12 17 (24.29%) REST
13 16 (22.86%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (22.86%) Confluence
13 16 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (22.86%) JSON
13 16 (22.86%) Web Services
13 16 (22.86%) XML
13 16 (22.86%) Tomcat
14 15 (21.43%) Korn
14 15 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement

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 16 (22.86%) Confluence
1 16 (22.86%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (5.71%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.29%) JBoss
4 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.14%) OpenShift
2 16 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (4.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.29%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (4.29%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.86%) GitHub
6 2 (2.86%) IaaS
7 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) DHCP
1 4 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) BGP
2 2 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (2.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (2.86%) LAN
2 2 (2.86%) NetScaler
2 2 (2.86%) OSPF
2 2 (2.86%) VLAN
2 2 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (1.43%) SSL
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) Wireless
3 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 20 (28.57%) MySQL
1 20 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (27.14%) DB2
3 16 (22.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (20.00%) DB2 UDB
5 13 (18.57%) Redis
6 11 (15.71%) NoSQL
7 10 (14.29%) NuoDB
7 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.29%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 26 (37.14%) Jenkins
2 23 (32.86%) Git (software)
3 17 (24.29%) JIRA
4 5 (7.14%) GitLab
5 3 (4.29%) SonarQube
5 3 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.86%) Maven
7 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.43%) git-flow
7 1 (1.43%) JUnit
7 1 (1.43%) Selenium
General
1 21 (30.00%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Banking
3 9 (12.86%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.29%) Back Office
5 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (20.00%) DBA
3 13 (18.57%) Administrator
4 9 (12.86%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Python Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Java Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) LDAP Administrator
8 3 (4.29%) Linux Operator
8 3 (4.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (4.29%) Server Administrator
9 2 (2.86%) Data Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) DB2 DBA
9 2 (2.86%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
9 2 (2.86%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.71%) YAML
2 17 (24.29%) REST
2 17 (24.29%) SOAP
3 16 (22.86%) JSON
3 16 (22.86%) Web Services
3 16 (22.86%) XML
4 12 (17.14%) Middleware
4 12 (17.14%) RESTful
5 11 (15.71%) RAML
5 11 (15.71%) Swagger
6 10 (14.29%) LAMP
6 10 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
7 3 (4.29%) LDAP
7 3 (4.29%) ODBC
7 3 (4.29%) Spring
8 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.86%) Spring Boot
9 1 (1.43%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (1.43%) Node.js
9 1 (1.43%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Cloud Native
2 3 (4.29%) Clustering
2 3 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (60.00%) Linux
2 25 (35.71%) Unix
3 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (12.86%) Windows
4 3 (4.29%) AIX
4 3 (4.29%) Solaris
5 1 (1.43%) CentOS
5 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) DevOps
2 17 (24.29%) Open Source
3 15 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
3 15 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (17.14%) Security Management
5 11 (15.71%) Configuration Management
5 11 (15.71%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (15.71%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (11.43%) Task Automation
9 7 (10.00%) Capacity Management
9 7 (10.00%) Migration
9 7 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.57%) Change Management
10 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
11 5 (7.14%) Incident Management
12 4 (5.71%) Deployment Automation
12 4 (5.71%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 46 (65.71%) Python
2 39 (55.71%) Bash Shell
3 18 (25.71%) SQL
4 17 (24.29%) Ruby
5 15 (21.43%) Korn
6 11 (15.71%) Shell Script
7 8 (11.43%) Java
8 1 (1.43%) Go
8 1 (1.43%) Java 8
8 1 (1.43%) PHP
8 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) RHCE
3 1 (1.43%) CCNA
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) RHCSA
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 19 (27.14%) Docker
2 6 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (10.00%) Puppet
3 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (7.14%) Terraform
4 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.86%) Rundeck
5 1 (1.43%) Kibana
5 1 (1.43%) Nagios
5 1 (1.43%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) IBM
2 13 (18.57%) Oracle
3 11 (15.71%) Red Hat
4 9 (12.86%) VMware
5 5 (7.14%) F5
6 4 (5.71%) Cisco
7 3 (4.29%) BMC
7 3 (4.29%) Remedy
7 3 (4.29%) Veritas
8 2 (2.86%) Nokia
9 1 (1.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (1.43%) Citrix
9 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
9 1 (1.43%) Juniper
9 1 (1.43%) Microsoft