Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 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
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 67 94
Rank change year-on-year -6 +27 +65
Contract jobs citing Ansible 230 255 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.41% 3.63% 2.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.71% 28.46% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 206 127
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.33% +13.16%
10th Percentile £452 £431 £420
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £545
% change year-on-year +4.55% +0.92% +9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £52.50 - -

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 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 1,229 896 693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.24% 12.76% 11.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 723 549
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £313 £340 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 13
City of London median hourly rate £20.57 £20.00 £22.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -10.45% +8.29%
10th Percentile £16.03 £11.81 £13.48
90th Percentile £23.69 £67.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £23.35
% change year-on-year +5.00% -14.34% +13.20%

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 19 April 2019.

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 19 April 2019. 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 -31 24 £563 +2.27%
Ansible
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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.

1 144 (62.61%) DevOps
2 129 (56.09%) Amazon AWS
3 123 (53.48%) Docker
4 101 (43.91%) Python
5 90 (39.13%) Kubernetes
6 86 (37.39%) Terraform
7 84 (36.52%) Java
8 81 (35.22%) Linux
8 81 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
8 81 (35.22%) Jenkins
9 75 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
10 74 (32.17%) Puppet
11 67 (29.13%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (29.13%) Finance
12 64 (27.83%) Opscode Chef
13 57 (24.78%) Git (software)
14 47 (20.43%) Microservices
15 41 (17.83%) Bash Shell
16 38 (16.52%) PostgreSQL
17 36 (15.65%) MySQL
18 34 (14.78%) Oracle
18 34 (14.78%) Migration
19 32 (13.91%) TDD
20 31 (13.48%) JIRA
21 29 (12.61%) NoSQL
22 28 (12.17%) Tomcat
23 27 (11.74%) Sonatype Nexus
24 26 (11.30%) Configuration Management
24 26 (11.30%) PowerShell
25 25 (10.87%) Windows

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 28 (12.17%) Tomcat
2 25 (10.87%) OpenStack
3 24 (10.43%) WebLogic
4 23 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 22 (9.57%) Confluence
6 16 (6.96%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (5.22%) Apache Spark
8 9 (3.91%) Apache
9 8 (3.48%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (3.04%) nginx
11 3 (1.30%) Apache Airflow
11 3 (1.30%) Gunicorn
12 1 (0.43%) JBoss
12 1 (0.43%) Luigi
12 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.43%) InVision
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 129 (56.09%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (32.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (10.00%) Datadog
4 22 (9.57%) Serverless
5 18 (7.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 18 (7.83%) AWS Lambda
6 15 (6.52%) Amazon S3
7 14 (6.09%) OpenShift
8 13 (5.65%) PaaS
8 13 (5.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 12 (5.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (4.78%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (4.78%) GitHub
10 11 (4.78%) SaaS
11 9 (3.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (2.61%) Azure Functions
13 5 (2.17%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (1.74%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.78%) VPN
2 10 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (3.91%) Firewall
3 9 (3.91%) Network Security
3 9 (3.91%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.61%) BGP
4 6 (2.61%) OSPF
4 6 (2.61%) Wireless
5 5 (2.17%) Multicast
6 4 (1.74%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.74%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (1.74%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (1.74%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 4 (1.74%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.74%) LAN
6 4 (1.74%) VXLAN
6 4 (1.74%) WAN
6 4 (1.74%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.30%) DNS
7 3 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.52%) PostgreSQL
2 36 (15.65%) MySQL
3 29 (12.61%) NoSQL
4 22 (9.57%) Big Data
5 13 (5.65%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (4.78%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.91%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (2.61%) Amazon Aurora
8 6 (2.61%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.17%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.74%) Redis
11 3 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.30%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (1.30%) InfluxDB
11 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.87%) Amazon Athena
12 2 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.87%) HBase
12 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 81 (35.22%) Jenkins
2 57 (24.78%) Git (software)
3 31 (13.48%) JIRA
4 27 (11.74%) Sonatype Nexus
5 23 (10.00%) MSTest
5 23 (10.00%) NUnit
6 17 (7.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (4.78%) GitLab
8 9 (3.91%) Artifactory
8 9 (3.91%) Subversion
8 9 (3.91%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.04%) Cucumber
9 7 (3.04%) Maven
9 7 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (3.04%) SonarQube
10 6 (2.61%) Ant
10 6 (2.61%) FishEye
10 6 (2.61%) GoCD
10 6 (2.61%) Selenium
11 5 (2.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 67 (29.13%) Finance
2 14 (6.09%) Banking
3 9 (3.91%) Front Office
3 9 (3.91%) Law
4 8 (3.48%) Retail
5 6 (2.61%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.30%) Advertising
6 3 (1.30%) Games
6 3 (1.30%) Publishing
7 1 (0.43%) Electronics
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Marketing
7 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (38.26%) DevOps Engineer
2 52 (22.61%) Developer
3 36 (15.65%) Java Developer
4 26 (11.30%) AWS DevOps
5 21 (9.13%) Senior Developer
6 19 (8.26%) AWS Engineer
6 19 (8.26%) Senior DevOps
7 17 (7.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 16 (6.96%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 15 (6.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 15 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (6.09%) AWS Developer
10 14 (6.09%) Cloud Engineer
11 11 (4.78%) Digital Developer
11 11 (4.78%) Digital Transformation
12 10 (4.35%) Architect
12 10 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
12 10 (4.35%) Azure DevOps
12 10 (4.35%) Network Engineer
13 9 (3.91%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.87%) Kafka
1 25 (10.87%) Node.js
2 16 (6.96%) Elastic Stack
3 15 (6.52%) HTML
3 15 (6.52%) Web Services
4 14 (6.09%) Spring
5 10 (4.35%) CSS
5 10 (4.35%) YAML
6 9 (3.91%) .NET
6 9 (3.91%) JSON
7 8 (3.48%) J2EE
8 7 (3.04%) RESTful
8 7 (3.04%) Spring Boot
9 6 (2.61%) AngularJS
9 6 (2.61%) React
9 6 (2.61%) REST
10 5 (2.17%) OAuth
10 5 (2.17%) OAuth2
10 5 (2.17%) Regular Expression
11 4 (1.74%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.26%) Fintech
2 10 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 8 (3.48%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.17%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.74%) Cloud Native
6 4 (1.74%) iPad
6 4 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.30%) Social Media
8 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.87%) PKI
8 2 (0.87%) Wiki
9 1 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.43%) Derivative
9 1 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 81 (35.22%) Linux
2 25 (10.87%) Windows
3 24 (10.43%) Unix
4 18 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.04%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.17%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.74%) Mesosphere
8 2 (0.87%) Android
8 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.87%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.87%) Solaris
9 1 (0.43%) AIX
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.43%) CentOS
9 1 (0.43%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.43%) Debian
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (62.61%) DevOps
2 81 (35.22%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (29.13%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (20.43%) Microservices
5 34 (14.78%) Migration
6 32 (13.91%) TDD
7 26 (11.30%) Configuration Management
8 23 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 23 (10.00%) OO
9 20 (8.70%) Test Automation
10 17 (7.39%) Open Source
10 17 (7.39%) Scrum
11 15 (6.52%) Software Engineering
12 14 (6.09%) BDD
13 13 (5.65%) Build Automation
13 13 (5.65%) Deployment Automation
14 11 (4.78%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 11 (4.78%) E-Commerce
14 11 (4.78%) Kanban
14 11 (4.78%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 101 (43.91%) Python
2 84 (36.52%) Java
3 41 (17.83%) Bash Shell
4 26 (11.30%) PowerShell
5 22 (9.57%) JavaScript
6 21 (9.13%) Ruby
7 20 (8.70%) SQL
8 17 (7.39%) Go
9 10 (4.35%) Shell Script
10 9 (3.91%) PHP
11 8 (3.48%) Perl
11 8 (3.48%) Scala
12 7 (3.04%) C#
13 6 (2.61%) Groovy
13 6 (2.61%) Java 8
14 4 (1.74%) ES6
15 2 (0.87%) C
15 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.87%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.87%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (6.96%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.22%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.91%) Degree
5 7 (3.04%) RHCE
6 5 (2.17%) CCNP
6 5 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (2.17%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (1.74%) CCIE
8 3 (1.30%) AWS Certification
8 3 (1.30%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.43%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.43%) PhD
9 1 (0.43%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.43%) FISMA
3 1 (0.43%) GDPR
3 1 (0.43%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.43%) MiFID
System Software
1 123 (53.48%) Docker
2 5 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.30%) OpenAM
3 3 (1.30%) OpenDJ
3 3 (1.30%) OpenIDM
4 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.87%) Ceph
4 2 (0.87%) etcd
4 2 (0.87%) flannel
4 2 (0.87%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.87%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 90 (39.13%) Kubernetes
2 86 (37.39%) Terraform
3 74 (32.17%) Puppet
4 64 (27.83%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (4.78%) Packer
6 10 (4.35%) Kibana
6 10 (4.35%) logstash
7 9 (3.91%) Mesos
8 7 (3.04%) Marathon
9 5 (2.17%) Prometheus
10 4 (1.74%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (1.74%) Graphite
10 4 (1.74%) SCCM
11 3 (1.30%) collectd
11 3 (1.30%) Consul
11 3 (1.30%) Fluentd
11 3 (1.30%) Grafana
11 3 (1.30%) HAProxy
11 3 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
11 3 (1.30%) StatsD
Vendors
1 34 (14.78%) Oracle
2 24 (10.43%) Splunk
3 15 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 11 (4.78%) Cisco
4 11 (4.78%) Google
5 9 (3.91%) VMware
6 8 (3.48%) Atlassian
7 7 (3.04%) Microsoft
7 7 (3.04%) SaltStack
8 6 (2.61%) Fortinet
8 6 (2.61%) Sonatype
9 5 (2.17%) CheckPoint
9 5 (2.17%) F5
9 5 (2.17%) IBM
9 5 (2.17%) Qualys
9 5 (2.17%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.74%) Arista
10 4 (1.74%) Palo Alto
10 4 (1.74%) Riverbed
10 4 (1.74%) ServiceNow