Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 96 163
Rank change year-on-year +27 +67 +93
Contract jobs citing Ansible 254 152 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.58% 2.46% 0.92%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.64% 23.17% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 135 51
City of London median daily rate £538 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +10.53% -2.56%
10th Percentile £425 £393 £413
90th Percentile £675 £640 £625
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
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 829 656 678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 11.68% 10.64% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 526 504
City of London median daily rate £520 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £306
90th Percentile £669 £638 £588
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 6
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +15.18% +32.64%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.85 £15.38
90th Percentile £67.50 £55.00 £36.13
Central London median hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -20.00% +15.79% +31.94%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 - 13 £550 - 1
Ansible
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 202 (79.53%) DevOps
2 136 (53.54%) Amazon AWS
3 115 (45.28%) Python
4 110 (43.31%) Docker
5 109 (42.91%) Puppet
6 106 (41.73%) Java
7 104 (40.94%) Linux
8 102 (40.16%) Jenkins
9 95 (37.40%) Opscode Chef
10 87 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
11 72 (28.35%) Finance
12 67 (26.38%) Bash Shell
13 66 (25.98%) Terraform
14 65 (25.59%) Continuous Integration
14 65 (25.59%) Git (software)
15 60 (23.62%) Ruby
16 59 (23.23%) Configuration Management
16 59 (23.23%) Kubernetes
17 47 (18.50%) Microsoft Azure
18 45 (17.72%) Unix
19 41 (16.14%) Windows
20 40 (15.75%) Maven
20 40 (15.75%) Banking
20 40 (15.75%) Node.js
21 38 (14.96%) TDD
22 37 (14.57%) AWS CloudFormation
23 35 (13.78%) JIRA
24 34 (13.39%) Red Hat
25 33 (12.99%) JavaScript
26 32 (12.60%) Web Services

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 (8.66%) JBoss
2 21 (8.27%) Tomcat
3 17 (6.69%) nginx
3 17 (6.69%) WebSphere
4 16 (6.30%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (6.30%) OpenStack
5 13 (5.12%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.33%) Apache Spark
7 10 (3.94%) Cloud Foundry
8 9 (3.54%) Apache
8 9 (3.54%) Confluence
9 5 (1.97%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.79%) IPython
10 2 (0.79%) Jetty
10 2 (0.79%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.39%) IIS
11 1 (0.39%) Tornado
Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.79%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (3.94%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.39%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 136 (53.54%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (18.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (14.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 17 (6.69%) PaaS
5 16 (6.30%) Route 53
6 15 (5.91%) GitHub
6 15 (5.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (5.51%) Amazon EC2
8 13 (5.12%) Amazon S3
9 10 (3.94%) Serverless
9 10 (3.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (2.76%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (2.76%) IaaS
11 6 (2.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (2.36%) SaaS
12 5 (1.97%) CloudFront
12 5 (1.97%) OpenShift
13 4 (1.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (1.57%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.72%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.33%) Firewall
3 7 (2.76%) HTTP
4 6 (2.36%) DNS
4 6 (2.36%) SSL
5 5 (1.97%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.57%) Internet
7 3 (1.18%) Network Security
7 3 (1.18%) SAN
8 2 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.79%) FTP
8 2 (0.79%) LAN
8 2 (0.79%) SSH
8 2 (0.79%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.79%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.39%) 4G
9 1 (0.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (0.39%) GSM
9 1 (0.39%) HSRP
9 1 (0.39%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.60%) NoSQL
2 24 (9.45%) MySQL
2 24 (9.45%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (9.06%) Big Data
4 15 (5.91%) MongoDB
5 11 (4.33%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (2.76%) Apache Hive
8 6 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.36%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (1.97%) Data Lake
9 5 (1.97%) HBase
9 5 (1.97%) SQL Server
10 4 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.57%) Impala
10 4 (1.57%) InfluxDB
10 4 (1.57%) OLTP
10 4 (1.57%) Redis
10 4 (1.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 102 (40.16%) Jenkins
2 65 (25.59%) Git (software)
3 40 (15.75%) Maven
4 35 (13.78%) JIRA
5 24 (9.45%) Sonatype Nexus
5 24 (9.45%) Subversion
6 21 (8.27%) TeamCity
7 14 (5.51%) SonarQube
8 12 (4.72%) Gerrit
8 12 (4.72%) IBM UrbanCode
8 12 (4.72%) MSTest
8 12 (4.72%) NUnit
9 10 (3.94%) Vagrant
10 9 (3.54%) Bitbucket
10 9 (3.54%) webpack
11 8 (3.15%) Babel
11 8 (3.15%) Gradle
11 8 (3.15%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (2.76%) Artifactory
13 6 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (28.35%) Finance
2 40 (15.75%) Banking
3 16 (6.30%) Retail Banking
4 9 (3.54%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.15%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.36%) Publishing
7 5 (1.97%) Advertising
8 4 (1.57%) Law
9 3 (1.18%) Retail
9 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.79%) Front Office
10 2 (0.79%) Legal
11 1 (0.39%) French Language
11 1 (0.39%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 135 (53.15%) DevOps Engineer
2 54 (21.26%) AWS DevOps
2 54 (21.26%) Developer
3 40 (15.75%) AWS Engineer
4 39 (15.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 32 (12.60%) Senior DevOps
6 25 (9.84%) Java Developer
7 22 (8.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 16 (6.30%) AWS Developer
8 16 (6.30%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 16 (6.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 15 (5.91%) Linux Engineer
10 11 (4.33%) Lead DevOps
11 10 (3.94%) Cloud Engineer
12 9 (3.54%) Architect
12 9 (3.54%) DevOps Developer
12 9 (3.54%) DevOps Specialist
13 8 (3.15%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 7 (2.76%) Senior Developer
14 7 (2.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.75%) Node.js
2 32 (12.60%) Web Services
3 22 (8.66%) RESTful
4 20 (7.87%) React
5 18 (7.09%) J2EE
6 17 (6.69%) Kafka
7 12 (4.72%) .NET
7 12 (4.72%) CSS
7 12 (4.72%) LDAP
8 11 (4.33%) Sass
9 10 (3.94%) HTML
10 8 (3.15%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (3.15%) Spring
11 7 (2.76%) Akka
11 7 (2.76%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.76%) REST
11 7 (2.76%) Sensu
12 6 (2.36%) Hibernate
12 6 (2.36%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (2.36%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.72%) Computer Science
1 12 (4.72%) Fintech
1 12 (4.72%) iPad
2 9 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.36%) Private Cloud
3 6 (2.36%) Public Cloud
4 5 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.97%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.57%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.79%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.39%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.39%) Grid Computing
8 1 (0.39%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.39%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (40.94%) Linux
2 45 (17.72%) Unix
3 41 (16.14%) Windows
4 20 (7.87%) Ubuntu
5 18 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (7.09%) Windows Server
6 13 (5.12%) Debian
7 12 (4.72%) CentOS
8 6 (2.36%) Solaris
8 6 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (1.57%) VMS
11 2 (0.79%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.39%) AIX
12 1 (0.39%) Fedora
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (79.53%) DevOps
2 87 (34.25%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (25.59%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (23.23%) Configuration Management
5 38 (14.96%) TDD
6 28 (11.02%) Migration
7 25 (9.84%) Software Engineering
8 23 (9.06%) Microservices
9 19 (7.48%) Continuous Delivery
10 18 (7.09%) Memory Management
11 16 (6.30%) Analytics
11 16 (6.30%) BDD
11 16 (6.30%) Data Analytics
12 15 (5.91%) Continuous Deployment
12 15 (5.91%) Open Source
13 14 (5.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 14 (5.51%) E-Commerce
13 14 (5.51%) OO
14 11 (4.33%) Test Automation
15 10 (3.94%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 115 (45.28%) Python
2 106 (41.73%) Java
3 67 (26.38%) Bash Shell
4 60 (23.62%) Ruby
5 33 (12.99%) JavaScript
6 26 (10.24%) Perl
7 23 (9.06%) C#
8 18 (7.09%) PowerShell
9 17 (6.69%) Groovy
10 16 (6.30%) C++
11 15 (5.91%) SQL
12 10 (3.94%) Scala
13 9 (3.54%) TypeScript
14 8 (3.15%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.57%) Kotlin
15 4 (1.57%) R
16 3 (1.18%) Clojure
16 3 (1.18%) ES6
17 2 (0.79%) Go
17 2 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (5.12%) Degree
2 7 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.36%) AWS Certification
4 5 (1.97%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.97%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (0.79%) CCSP
6 2 (0.79%) CISM
6 2 (0.79%) CISSP
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.79%) RHCE
7 1 (0.39%) CCNP
7 1 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.39%) VCP6
7 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.72%) QA
2 11 (4.33%) GCP
3 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 110 (43.31%) Docker
2 4 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.57%) vCloud
2 4 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.18%) LXC
3 3 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.18%) vSphere
4 2 (0.79%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.79%) Firmware
4 2 (0.79%) HDFS
4 2 (0.79%) KVM
4 2 (0.79%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.39%) iptables
5 1 (0.39%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 109 (42.91%) Puppet
2 95 (37.40%) Opscode Chef
3 66 (25.98%) Terraform
4 59 (23.23%) Kubernetes
5 14 (5.51%) Grafana
6 13 (5.12%) Nagios
7 12 (4.72%) Kibana
7 12 (4.72%) Salt
8 11 (4.33%) Mesos
9 7 (2.76%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (2.76%) Prometheus
10 5 (1.97%) Nessus
11 4 (1.57%) ITRS Geneos
11 4 (1.57%) logstash
11 4 (1.57%) Oozie
11 4 (1.57%) Packer
12 3 (1.18%) BladeLogic
12 3 (1.18%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Satellite
12 3 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (13.39%) Red Hat
2 18 (7.09%) Oracle
3 15 (5.91%) Splunk
4 12 (4.72%) Google
4 12 (4.72%) VMware
5 11 (4.33%) SaltStack
6 8 (3.15%) IBM
7 7 (2.76%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.36%) Cisco
8 6 (2.36%) F5
8 6 (2.36%) Tableau
9 5 (1.97%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.97%) Qualys
10 4 (1.57%) Capita
10 4 (1.57%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.57%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.57%) New Relic
11 3 (1.18%) BMC
11 3 (1.18%) Rapid7
11 3 (1.18%) TIBCO