Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 23 May 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 105 140
Rank change year-on-year +35 +35 +106
Contract jobs citing Ansible 241 150 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.48% 2.44% 1.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.64% 22.39% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 134 78
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £453 £431 £386
90th Percentile £688 £675 £575
Central London median daily rate £550 £544 £475
% change year-on-year +1.15% +14.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 940 670 706
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.56% 10.91% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 545 532
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% +5.11%
10th Percentile £344 £300 £313
90th Percentile £653 £625 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £484 £463
% change year-on-year +8.53% +4.59% +5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 9
City of London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.34 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.93% +1.52% +21.55%
10th Percentile £11.81 £14.82 £18.50
90th Percentile £38.48 £31.23 £27.80
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £23.35 £22.00
% change year-on-year -14.34% +6.13% +19.89%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Ansible as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in the City of London

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in the City of London

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in the City of London

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
London Bridge - 12 £550 -
Ansible
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 177 (73.44%) DevOps
2 154 (63.90%) Amazon AWS
3 124 (51.45%) Jenkins
4 123 (51.04%) Docker
5 115 (47.72%) Python
6 107 (44.40%) Puppet
7 104 (43.15%) Linux
8 96 (39.83%) Java
9 87 (36.10%) Opscode Chef
10 84 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
11 82 (34.02%) Terraform
12 80 (33.20%) Continuous Integration
13 72 (29.88%) Kubernetes
14 66 (27.39%) Finance
15 63 (26.14%) Configuration Management
15 63 (26.14%) Git (software)
16 61 (25.31%) Ruby
17 59 (24.48%) Microsoft Azure
18 52 (21.58%) Bash Shell
19 49 (20.33%) Node.js
20 38 (15.77%) AWS CloudFormation
20 38 (15.77%) TDD
21 34 (14.11%) Windows
22 33 (13.69%) Unix
22 33 (13.69%) PostgreSQL
23 31 (12.86%) JavaScript
23 31 (12.86%) Banking
23 31 (12.86%) NoSQL
24 30 (12.45%) Amazon EC2
25 29 (12.03%) JIRA

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 22 (9.13%) Tomcat
2 16 (6.64%) WebSphere
3 15 (6.22%) Cloud Foundry
4 14 (5.81%) Confluence
4 14 (5.81%) OpenStack
5 13 (5.39%) JBoss
5 13 (5.39%) nginx
6 12 (4.98%) Apache Spark
7 11 (4.56%) WebLogic
8 9 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.07%) Apache
10 4 (1.66%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.83%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.83%) IPython
11 2 (0.83%) Jupyter
11 2 (0.83%) Luigi
12 1 (0.41%) Apache ServiceMix
12 1 (0.41%) Mongrel
Applications
1 2 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (5.39%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 154 (63.90%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (24.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (15.77%) AWS CloudFormation
4 30 (12.45%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (10.79%) Amazon S3
5 26 (10.79%) Serverless
6 25 (10.37%) Route 53
6 25 (10.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 24 (9.96%) PaaS
8 23 (9.54%) AWS Lambda
9 21 (8.71%) GitHub
10 18 (7.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 18 (7.47%) CloudFront
11 16 (6.64%) Google Cloud Platform
12 12 (4.98%) Amazon ELB
12 12 (4.98%) OpenShift
13 6 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (2.49%) SaaS
14 5 (2.07%) Bluemix
14 5 (2.07%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.05%) DNS
2 14 (5.81%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.15%) Firewall
3 10 (4.15%) SSL
4 9 (3.73%) HTTP
5 6 (2.49%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.66%) FTP
7 3 (1.24%) BIG-IP
7 3 (1.24%) Internet
7 3 (1.24%) SAN
8 2 (0.83%) SNMP
8 2 (0.83%) SSH
8 2 (0.83%) VPN
9 1 (0.41%) BGP
9 1 (0.41%) DHCP
9 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.41%) LAN
9 1 (0.41%) OSPF
9 1 (0.41%) SMTP
9 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.69%) PostgreSQL
2 31 (12.86%) NoSQL
3 23 (9.54%) MySQL
4 22 (9.13%) Amazon RDS
4 22 (9.13%) Big Data
5 18 (7.47%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.15%) Apache Hive
6 10 (4.15%) Redis
7 8 (3.32%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (2.07%) HBase
9 4 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.66%) Impala
9 4 (1.66%) OLTP
9 4 (1.66%) SQL Server
10 3 (1.24%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.24%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.83%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.83%) Presto
Development Applications
1 124 (51.45%) Jenkins
2 63 (26.14%) Git (software)
3 29 (12.03%) JIRA
4 27 (11.20%) Maven
4 27 (11.20%) Sonatype Nexus
5 18 (7.47%) IBM UrbanCode
6 16 (6.64%) TeamCity
7 14 (5.81%) SonarQube
7 14 (5.81%) Subversion
8 13 (5.39%) Gerrit
8 13 (5.39%) Gradle
9 11 (4.56%) MSTest
9 11 (4.56%) NUnit
10 9 (3.73%) webpack
11 8 (3.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (3.32%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (3.32%) Vagrant
12 7 (2.90%) JUnit
13 6 (2.49%) Artifactory
13 6 (2.49%) gulp
General
1 66 (27.39%) Finance
2 31 (12.86%) Banking
3 14 (5.81%) Financial Institution
4 12 (4.98%) Retail Banking
5 6 (2.49%) Publishing
6 4 (1.66%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.66%) Retail
7 3 (1.24%) Advertising
8 2 (0.83%) Front Office
8 2 (0.83%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.41%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (48.96%) DevOps Engineer
2 50 (20.75%) AWS DevOps
3 40 (16.60%) AWS Engineer
4 37 (15.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 37 (15.35%) Developer
5 32 (13.28%) Senior DevOps
6 23 (9.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 22 (9.13%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 19 (7.88%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.98%) AWS Developer
9 12 (4.98%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (4.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 10 (4.15%) Platform Engineer
12 9 (3.73%) Architect
12 9 (3.73%) Linux Engineer
13 8 (3.32%) Software Engineer
14 7 (2.90%) Big Data Engineer
14 7 (2.90%) Data Engineer
14 7 (2.90%) DevOps Specialist
15 6 (2.49%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (20.33%) Node.js
2 28 (11.62%) RESTful
3 26 (10.79%) Web Services
4 23 (9.54%) React
5 17 (7.05%) Kafka
6 13 (5.39%) CSS
6 13 (5.39%) J2EE
7 11 (4.56%) REST
8 10 (4.15%) Sass
9 9 (3.73%) AngularJS
10 8 (3.32%) HTML
10 8 (3.32%) LDAP
10 8 (3.32%) Sensu
11 7 (2.90%) .NET
11 7 (2.90%) Elastic Stack
11 7 (2.90%) Hibernate
11 7 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (2.49%) JSON
12 6 (2.49%) Middleware
12 6 (2.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.88%) Fintech
2 14 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (5.39%) iPad
4 11 (4.56%) Computer Science
5 10 (4.15%) Hedge funds
6 8 (3.32%) Private Cloud
7 6 (2.49%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.07%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.66%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.83%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.83%) Derivative
11 2 (0.83%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.41%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.41%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 104 (43.15%) Linux
2 34 (14.11%) Windows
3 33 (13.69%) Unix
4 23 (9.54%) Ubuntu
5 21 (8.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (7.05%) CentOS
7 16 (6.64%) Windows Server
8 7 (2.90%) Debian
9 5 (2.07%) CoreOS
9 5 (2.07%) Solaris
10 3 (1.24%) VMS
10 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.83%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.41%) AIX
12 1 (0.41%) Android
12 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (73.44%) DevOps
2 84 (34.85%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (33.20%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (26.14%) Configuration Management
5 38 (15.77%) TDD
6 29 (12.03%) Deployment Automation
7 26 (10.79%) Continuous Delivery
7 26 (10.79%) Microservices
7 26 (10.79%) Migration
8 21 (8.71%) Software Engineering
9 20 (8.30%) E-Commerce
10 17 (7.05%) Test Automation
11 14 (5.81%) BDD
12 13 (5.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 12 (4.98%) Open Source
14 11 (4.56%) OO
14 11 (4.56%) SDLC
15 10 (4.15%) Memory Management
15 10 (4.15%) Pair Programming
15 10 (4.15%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 115 (47.72%) Python
2 96 (39.83%) Java
3 61 (25.31%) Ruby
4 52 (21.58%) Bash Shell
5 31 (12.86%) JavaScript
6 22 (9.13%) C#
7 20 (8.30%) Groovy
8 16 (6.64%) C++
8 16 (6.64%) SQL
9 15 (6.22%) Perl
10 13 (5.39%) Java 8
10 13 (5.39%) PowerShell
10 13 (5.39%) Scala
11 11 (4.56%) Go
12 8 (3.32%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.90%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.66%) PHP
15 2 (0.83%) ES6
15 2 (0.83%) R
16 1 (0.41%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 13 (5.39%) AWS Certification
2 11 (4.56%) Degree
2 11 (4.56%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (3.32%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.83%) CCNP
5 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.83%) VCP6
5 2 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.56%) GCP
1 11 (4.56%) QA
System Software
1 123 (51.04%) Docker
2 8 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.07%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.07%) vCloud
3 5 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.66%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.24%) HDFS
5 3 (1.24%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.24%) vSphere
6 2 (0.83%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.83%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.83%) KVM
6 2 (0.83%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.41%) iptables
7 1 (0.41%) NFS
7 1 (0.41%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.41%) Samba
7 1 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 107 (44.40%) Puppet
2 87 (36.10%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (34.02%) Terraform
4 72 (29.88%) Kubernetes
5 14 (5.81%) Salt
6 12 (4.98%) Mesos
7 11 (4.56%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (3.73%) Kibana
9 7 (2.90%) PingFederate
9 7 (2.90%) Sysdig
10 6 (2.49%) Grafana
11 5 (2.07%) Prometheus
11 5 (2.07%) Rancher
12 4 (1.66%) HAProxy
12 4 (1.66%) Nagios
12 4 (1.66%) Oozie
13 3 (1.24%) Marathon
14 2 (0.83%) Consul
14 2 (0.83%) QRadar
14 2 (0.83%) vRealize
Vendors
1 25 (10.37%) Red Hat
2 23 (9.54%) Splunk
3 17 (7.05%) Google
3 17 (7.05%) VMware
4 15 (6.22%) Oracle
5 13 (5.39%) SaltStack
6 10 (4.15%) Atlassian
7 9 (3.73%) F5
8 6 (2.49%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.49%) Cisco
8 6 (2.49%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.49%) Tableau
9 5 (2.07%) Cloudera
9 5 (2.07%) New Relic
10 4 (1.66%) IBM
11 3 (1.24%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.24%) Capita
11 3 (1.24%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.24%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.24%) Veritas