Period
to 24 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 24 February 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 Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 39 56
Rank change year-on-year +15 +17 -12
Contract jobs citing Ansible 25 40 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 5.17% 4.66% 1.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 26.32% 39.60% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 7
Cardiff median daily rate £513 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £314 £359 £365
90th Percentile £608 £480 £560
South Wales median daily rate £513 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +20.59% -10.53% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales 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 Cardiff with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 95 101 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 19.63% 11.77% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 73 50
Cardiff median daily rate £460 £438 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +10.76% -4.24%
10th Percentile £328 £325 £274
90th Percentile £648 £700 £488
South Wales median daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 3
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.75 £16.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.97% -4.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £14.23 £15.08 £14.45
90th Percentile £19.50 £17.83 £18.75
South Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.46% -4.29% -2.78%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Cardiff

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Cardiff

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Cardiff over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 12 (48.00%) Linux
1 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
1 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (48.00%) Puppet
1 12 (48.00%) DevOps
2 11 (44.00%) Terraform
3 10 (40.00%) Azure
3 10 (40.00%) AWS
4 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
5 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (32.00%) VMware
5 8 (32.00%) Python
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle
6 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Automation
7 6 (24.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) Scrum
8 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.00%) Spring
8 5 (20.00%) OAuth
8 5 (20.00%) Java
8 5 (20.00%) Perl
8 5 (20.00%) Microservices
8 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
9 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (16.00%) RESTful
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle Identity Management
9 4 (16.00%) Analytics

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 5 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (12.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) AWS
1 10 (40.00%) Azure
2 4 (16.00%) GCP
3 3 (12.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (12.00%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Maven
2 4 (16.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (12.00%) Artifactory
3 3 (12.00%) GitLab
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Platform Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Perl Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) CloudOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) OAuth
1 5 (20.00%) Spring
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (16.00%) RESTful
3 3 (12.00%) JSON
3 3 (12.00%) Kafka
3 3 (12.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) HTML
4 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (8.00%) React
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (4.00%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
1 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.00%) HPUX
2 3 (12.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) DevOps
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Automation
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Microservices
3 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) SOA
4 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Prototyping
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Storage Management
5 3 (12.00%) User Stories
5 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 2 (8.00%) Cloud Operations
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Python
2 5 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) Perl
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.00%) Go
4 3 (12.00%) Korn
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) RHCSA
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GMP
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Puppet
2 11 (44.00%) Terraform
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (8.00%) Grafana
4 2 (8.00%) Prometheus
5 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) Google
4 4 (16.00%) IBM
5 3 (12.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (12.00%) Dell
5 3 (12.00%) EMC
5 3 (12.00%) HP
5 3 (12.00%) NetApp