Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 57 69
Rank change year-on-year -16 +12 +19
Contract jobs citing Ansible 190 286 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.26% 4.06% 3.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.77% 24.36% 31.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 239 234
City of London median daily rate £600 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £472 £460 £425
90th Percentile £696 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £600 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
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 961 1,174 811
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.47% 16.69% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 948 657
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £344 £300 £325
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £538 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 6
City of London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.63% -15.96% -19.09%
10th Percentile £12.76 £14.80 £15.75
90th Percentile £50.31 £25.50 £47.50
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +9.63% -1.58% -30.91%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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
Moorgate - 7 £500 -
London Bridge -12 1 £600 +9.09%
Ansible
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 November 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.

1 135 (71.05%) DevOps
2 110 (57.89%) Terraform
3 92 (48.42%) Jenkins
4 85 (44.74%) AWS
5 84 (44.21%) Docker
6 76 (40.00%) Kubernetes
7 74 (38.95%) Python
8 72 (37.89%) Linux
8 72 (37.89%) Puppet
9 70 (36.84%) Java
10 56 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
11 54 (28.42%) Opscode Chef
12 44 (23.16%) Azure
13 41 (21.58%) Configuration Management
14 40 (21.05%) Microservices
14 40 (21.05%) GCP
15 38 (20.00%) Finance
16 37 (19.47%) Infrastructure as Code
17 27 (14.21%) Banking
18 26 (13.68%) Unix
19 25 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (13.16%) Git (software)
20 24 (12.63%) Windows
21 23 (12.11%) Node.js
21 23 (12.11%) JIRA
22 22 (11.58%) GitHub
23 21 (11.05%) Go
23 21 (11.05%) Software Engineering
24 20 (10.53%) Kafka
25 19 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery

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 16 (8.42%) Confluence
2 10 (5.26%) Apache Spark
3 8 (4.21%) JBoss
4 7 (3.68%) Apache Airflow
4 7 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (3.68%) Jetty
4 7 (3.68%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.11%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (2.11%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.58%) Anypoint
6 3 (1.58%) Apache
6 3 (1.58%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.05%) Ethereum
7 2 (1.05%) Hyperledger
7 2 (1.05%) IIS
7 2 (1.05%) nginx
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.53%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.53%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (1.05%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 85 (44.74%) AWS
2 44 (23.16%) Azure
3 40 (21.05%) GCP
4 22 (11.58%) GitHub
5 18 (9.47%) Serverless
6 17 (8.95%) AWS Lambda
7 15 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (7.37%) Amazon S3
9 11 (5.79%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (5.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 9 (4.74%) OpenShift
10 9 (4.74%) PaaS
11 8 (4.21%) Amazon ECS
11 8 (4.21%) Route 53
12 7 (3.68%) Tricentis Tosca
13 6 (3.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (3.16%) IaaS
14 5 (2.63%) SaaS
15 4 (2.11%) Stackdriver
16 3 (1.58%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.68%) DNS
1 7 (3.68%) SAN
2 6 (3.16%) Firewall
3 5 (2.63%) VPN
4 3 (1.58%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (1.58%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.58%) DHCP
4 3 (1.58%) NAS
4 3 (1.58%) NX-OS
5 2 (1.05%) BGP
5 2 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.05%) HTTP
5 2 (1.05%) Junos
5 2 (1.05%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.53%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.53%) Internet
6 1 (0.53%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.53%) WAN
6 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.95%) Hadoop
2 14 (7.37%) MongoDB
3 13 (6.84%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (6.32%) Big Data
5 11 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (5.26%) MySQL
7 8 (4.21%) BigQuery
8 7 (3.68%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.63%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.11%) HBase
10 4 (2.11%) Presto
10 4 (2.11%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.11%) Spark SQL
10 4 (2.11%) SQL Server
10 4 (2.11%) Sqoop
11 3 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.58%) DB2
11 3 (1.58%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 92 (48.42%) Jenkins
2 25 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 23 (12.11%) JIRA
4 19 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (5.26%) CircleCI
6 9 (4.74%) Sonatype Nexus
6 9 (4.74%) TeamCity
7 8 (4.21%) Maven
7 8 (4.21%) Travis CI
8 7 (3.68%) Selenium
9 5 (2.63%) GitLab
9 5 (2.63%) SonarQube
10 4 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.58%) Artifactory
11 3 (1.58%) Babel
11 3 (1.58%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.58%) JIRA Agile
11 3 (1.58%) JUnit
11 3 (1.58%) Mockito
11 3 (1.58%) webpack
General
1 38 (20.00%) Finance
2 27 (14.21%) Banking
3 13 (6.84%) Law
4 8 (4.21%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.16%) Games
6 4 (2.11%) Publishing
7 3 (1.58%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.05%) Front Office
8 2 (1.05%) Retail
9 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.53%) Marketing
9 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 94 (49.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
3 35 (18.42%) AWS Engineer
4 33 (17.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 27 (14.21%) Developer
6 19 (10.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 16 (8.42%) Azure DevOps
8 15 (7.89%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 15 (7.89%) Azure Engineer
9 14 (7.37%) Architect
9 14 (7.37%) Java Developer
10 9 (4.74%) Cloud Engineer
11 7 (3.68%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 6 (3.16%) Cloud Architect
12 6 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
12 6 (3.16%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (3.16%) Network Engineer
13 5 (2.63%) Administrator
13 5 (2.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 5 (2.63%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.11%) Node.js
2 20 (10.53%) Kafka
3 14 (7.37%) Spring
4 13 (6.84%) Web Services
5 10 (5.26%) Hibernate
6 8 (4.21%) RESTful
6 8 (4.21%) Spring Boot
7 6 (3.16%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (2.63%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.63%) CSS
8 5 (2.63%) React
8 5 (2.63%) Spark Streaming
9 4 (2.11%) .NET
9 4 (2.11%) REST
10 3 (1.58%) Fusebox
10 3 (1.58%) LDAP
10 3 (1.58%) OAuth
10 3 (1.58%) Sass
10 3 (1.58%) Vue.js
11 2 (1.05%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.47%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.16%) Public Cloud
3 4 (2.11%) Cloud Native
3 4 (2.11%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (2.11%) PKI
4 3 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.58%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.58%) Social Media
5 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.05%) Blog
5 2 (1.05%) Clustering
5 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.05%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (1.05%) Replication
6 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.53%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 72 (37.89%) Linux
2 26 (13.68%) Unix
3 24 (12.63%) Windows
4 15 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.68%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.11%) Solaris
6 4 (2.11%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.58%) CentOS
8 2 (1.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.53%) CoreOS
9 1 (0.53%) Debian
9 1 (0.53%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (71.05%) DevOps
2 56 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (21.58%) Configuration Management
4 40 (21.05%) Microservices
5 37 (19.47%) Infrastructure as Code
6 25 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (11.05%) Software Engineering
8 19 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 18 (9.47%) TDD
10 16 (8.42%) Test Automation
11 15 (7.89%) BDD
11 15 (7.89%) Scrum
12 14 (7.37%) Fintech
13 13 (6.84%) Migration
13 13 (6.84%) Open Source
14 11 (5.79%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 11 (5.79%) Infrastructure Automation
14 11 (5.79%) Kanban
15 10 (5.26%) Multithreading
15 10 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 74 (38.95%) Python
2 70 (36.84%) Java
3 21 (11.05%) Go
4 18 (9.47%) Bash Shell
4 18 (9.47%) JavaScript
5 17 (8.95%) Ruby
6 13 (6.84%) PowerShell
7 10 (5.26%) SQL
8 8 (4.21%) Groovy
8 8 (4.21%) Perl
9 7 (3.68%) Scala
10 5 (2.63%) C#
11 4 (2.11%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.58%) ES6
12 3 (1.58%) PHP
12 3 (1.58%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.05%) C++
13 2 (1.05%) ClojureScript
13 2 (1.05%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (8.95%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.32%) AWS Certification
3 8 (4.21%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.16%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.63%) Degree
6 3 (1.58%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.05%) CISSP
8 1 (0.53%) CCNP
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.05%) NIST
1 2 (1.05%) NIST 800
1 2 (1.05%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) PMO
System Software
1 84 (44.21%) Docker
2 5 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.58%) Cronacle
3 3 (1.58%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (1.58%) Veritas File System
3 3 (1.58%) vSphere
4 1 (0.53%) etcd
4 1 (0.53%) HDFS
4 1 (0.53%) KVM
4 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.53%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.53%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 110 (57.89%) Terraform
2 76 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 72 (37.89%) Puppet
4 54 (28.42%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (4.74%) Prometheus
6 8 (4.21%) Cobbler
6 8 (4.21%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (3.68%) Grafana
7 7 (3.68%) Rancher
8 6 (3.16%) Mesos
9 5 (2.63%) Consul
10 4 (2.11%) Hadoop YARN
11 3 (1.58%) Packer
11 3 (1.58%) Salt
11 3 (1.58%) SCCM
12 2 (1.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 2 (1.05%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 1 (0.53%) Kibana
13 1 (0.53%) logstash
13 1 (0.53%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 19 (10.00%) Google
1 19 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 11 (5.79%) Atlassian
3 9 (4.74%) New Relic
3 9 (4.74%) VMware
4 7 (3.68%) Oracle
4 7 (3.68%) SaltStack
4 7 (3.68%) Splunk
5 6 (3.16%) Cisco
5 6 (3.16%) MuleSoft
6 5 (2.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.63%) Veritas
7 4 (2.11%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.58%) Citrix
8 3 (1.58%) Dell
8 3 (1.58%) EMC
8 3 (1.58%) F5
8 3 (1.58%) IBM
8 3 (1.58%) Juniper
8 3 (1.58%) PagerDuty