Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 74 97
Rank change year-on-year 0 +23 +143
Contract jobs citing Ansible 228 220 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.26% 3.36% 2.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.42% 28.76% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 202 132
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £463 £431 £388
90th Percentile £739 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £570 £550 £513
% change year-on-year +3.64% +7.32% +7.89%
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 1,017 765 819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.56% 11.67% 12.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 804 612 655
City of London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £329 £313 £310
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 7 8
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -17.07% +36.67%
10th Percentile £13.31 £15.40 £18.50
90th Percentile £25.50 £25.29 £24.54
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -1.58% -7.32% +28.13%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 - 19 £525 -
Ansible
Central London

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 161 (70.61%) Amazon AWS
2 142 (62.28%) DevOps
3 131 (57.46%) Jenkins
4 117 (51.32%) Python
5 112 (49.12%) Docker
6 105 (46.05%) Puppet
7 101 (44.30%) Terraform
8 96 (42.11%) Linux
9 92 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
10 76 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
11 73 (32.02%) Kubernetes
12 72 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
13 66 (28.95%) Java
14 62 (27.19%) Finance
15 53 (23.25%) Configuration Management
16 52 (22.81%) Git (software)
17 50 (21.93%) Ruby
18 49 (21.49%) Microsoft Azure
19 44 (19.30%) Bash Shell
20 41 (17.98%) Amazon EC2
21 37 (16.23%) TDD
21 37 (16.23%) Amazon S3
22 36 (15.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 34 (14.91%) AWS CloudFormation
23 34 (14.91%) Scrum
23 34 (14.91%) Unix
24 31 (13.60%) PowerShell
24 31 (13.60%) Continuous Delivery
25 30 (13.16%) Node.js
25 30 (13.16%) 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 12 (5.26%) Confluence
2 8 (3.51%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (3.51%) OpenStack
3 7 (3.07%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.63%) Apache
4 6 (2.63%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.19%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.75%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.75%) IIS
6 4 (1.75%) nginx
7 2 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.88%) Apache Airflow
7 2 (0.88%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.88%) Luigi
8 1 (0.44%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.44%) JBoss
8 1 (0.44%) Mongrel
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (5.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 13 (5.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.44%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 161 (70.61%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (21.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (17.98%) Amazon EC2
4 37 (16.23%) Amazon S3
5 36 (15.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 34 (14.91%) AWS CloudFormation
7 29 (12.72%) Serverless
8 26 (11.40%) AWS Lambda
9 21 (9.21%) Route 53
10 20 (8.77%) GitHub
11 19 (8.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 19 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
12 18 (7.89%) CloudFront
13 14 (6.14%) Amazon ELB
13 14 (6.14%) OpenShift
13 14 (6.14%) PaaS
14 8 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (2.63%) SaaS
16 5 (2.19%) Datadog
16 5 (2.19%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.02%) DNS
2 7 (3.07%) Firewall
2 7 (3.07%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.63%) HTTP
3 6 (2.63%) SSL
4 5 (2.19%) Internet
5 4 (1.75%) FTP
6 3 (1.32%) AMQP
6 3 (1.32%) BIG-IP
6 3 (1.32%) MQTT
6 3 (1.32%) VPN
7 2 (0.88%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.88%) LAN
7 2 (0.88%) NAS
7 2 (0.88%) SAN
8 1 (0.44%) DHCP
8 1 (0.44%) Intranet
8 1 (0.44%) PBX
8 1 (0.44%) SNMP
8 1 (0.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.40%) Big Data
2 23 (10.09%) Hadoop
3 21 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (9.21%) SQL Server
4 20 (8.77%) Amazon RDS
4 20 (8.77%) Apache Hive
5 18 (7.89%) MySQL
6 17 (7.46%) NoSQL
7 14 (6.14%) MongoDB
7 14 (6.14%) Sqoop
8 13 (5.70%) Impala
9 8 (3.51%) Redis
10 7 (3.07%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (1.32%) HBase
12 3 (1.32%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.88%) KDB
13 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 131 (57.46%) Jenkins
2 52 (22.81%) Git (software)
3 19 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 17 (7.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 17 (7.46%) JIRA
5 11 (4.82%) Maven
6 10 (4.39%) Gradle
7 9 (3.95%) TeamCity
8 8 (3.51%) GitLab
9 7 (3.07%) IBM UrbanCode
9 7 (3.07%) NUnit
10 6 (2.63%) Artifactory
10 6 (2.63%) Vagrant
10 6 (2.63%) webpack
11 5 (2.19%) JUnit
11 5 (2.19%) MSBuild
11 5 (2.19%) MSTest
11 5 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (1.75%) Gerrit
12 4 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 62 (27.19%) Finance
2 23 (10.09%) Banking
3 13 (5.70%) Financial Institution
4 5 (2.19%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.75%) Back Office
5 4 (1.75%) Front Office
5 4 (1.75%) Law
5 4 (1.75%) Retail
5 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.88%) Prime Brokerage
6 2 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.44%) Billing
7 1 (0.44%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 99 (43.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (20.61%) AWS DevOps
3 46 (20.18%) AWS Engineer
4 41 (17.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 39 (17.11%) Developer
6 26 (11.40%) Platform Engineer
7 24 (10.53%) Senior DevOps
8 22 (9.65%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 21 (9.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 15 (6.58%) Linux Engineer
11 14 (6.14%) Java Developer
12 12 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 11 (4.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 10 (4.39%) Architect
14 10 (4.39%) Software Engineer
15 9 (3.95%) AWS Developer
16 8 (3.51%) Senior Developer
17 6 (2.63%) .NET Developer
17 6 (2.63%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.16%) Node.js
2 17 (7.46%) Web Services
3 16 (7.02%) RESTful
4 14 (6.14%) JSON
5 13 (5.70%) Kafka
5 13 (5.70%) React
6 11 (4.82%) AngularJS
6 11 (4.82%) CSS
7 10 (4.39%) Elastic Stack
8 9 (3.95%) REST
8 9 (3.95%) Spring
9 8 (3.51%) .NET
10 7 (3.07%) OAuth
10 7 (3.07%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (2.63%) Django
11 6 (2.63%) Hibernate
12 5 (2.19%) HTML
12 5 (2.19%) OAuth2
12 5 (2.19%) Spring Boot
12 5 (2.19%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (7.89%) Fintech
3 13 (5.70%) Wiki
4 9 (3.95%) Hedge funds
5 8 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.07%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.63%) Cloud Native
7 6 (2.63%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.63%) iPad
8 5 (2.19%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.32%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.32%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.88%) Derivative
11 2 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 96 (42.11%) Linux
2 34 (14.91%) Unix
3 30 (13.16%) Windows
4 15 (6.58%) CentOS
5 12 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.39%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.63%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.75%) CoreOS
9 3 (1.32%) VMS
9 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.88%) DC/OS
10 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.44%) Android
11 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.44%) Debian
11 1 (0.44%) Solaris
11 1 (0.44%) SUSE
11 1 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (62.28%) DevOps
2 92 (40.35%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (23.25%) Configuration Management
5 37 (16.23%) TDD
6 34 (14.91%) Scrum
7 31 (13.60%) Continuous Delivery
8 29 (12.72%) Test Automation
9 25 (10.96%) Software Engineering
10 23 (10.09%) Deployment Automation
10 23 (10.09%) Microservices
11 20 (8.77%) Migration
12 19 (8.33%) E-Commerce
13 17 (7.46%) Build Automation
14 16 (7.02%) Pair Programming
15 15 (6.58%) BDD
15 15 (6.58%) ETL
15 15 (6.58%) Open Source
16 13 (5.70%) Data Analysis
16 13 (5.70%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 117 (51.32%) Python
2 66 (28.95%) Java
3 50 (21.93%) Ruby
4 44 (19.30%) Bash Shell
5 31 (13.60%) PowerShell
6 25 (10.96%) SQL
7 24 (10.53%) JavaScript
7 24 (10.53%) Shell Script
8 20 (8.77%) Go
9 13 (5.70%) Korn
10 12 (5.26%) C#
11 11 (4.82%) C++
11 11 (4.82%) Java 8
11 11 (4.82%) Scala
12 10 (4.39%) Groovy
13 9 (3.95%) TypeScript
14 8 (3.51%) PHP
15 4 (1.75%) Perl
16 3 (1.32%) ES6
17 1 (0.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (4.82%) AWS Certification
2 9 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.51%) Degree
4 7 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.75%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.32%) RHCE
7 2 (0.88%) CCNP
7 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.88%) VCP6
7 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.95%) GCP
2 8 (3.51%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 112 (49.12%) Docker
2 15 (6.58%) HDFS
3 9 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.75%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.32%) vSphere
6 2 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.88%) KVM
6 2 (0.88%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.88%) ProxySG
6 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.44%) iptables
7 1 (0.44%) NFS
7 1 (0.44%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.44%) Samba
7 1 (0.44%) vCloud
7 1 (0.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 105 (46.05%) Puppet
2 101 (44.30%) Terraform
3 76 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 73 (32.02%) Kubernetes
5 14 (6.14%) Hadoop YARN
6 13 (5.70%) Packer
7 11 (4.82%) Docker Swarm
8 9 (3.95%) Salt
9 8 (3.51%) Sysdig
10 6 (2.63%) Mesos
11 4 (1.75%) PingFederate
11 4 (1.75%) Rancher
12 3 (1.32%) Consul
12 3 (1.32%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.32%) Kibana
12 3 (1.32%) vRealize Orchestrator
13 2 (0.88%) Control-M
13 2 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
13 2 (0.88%) logstash
13 2 (0.88%) vMotion
Vendors
1 29 (12.72%) Oracle
2 20 (8.77%) Splunk
3 17 (7.46%) Google
4 16 (7.02%) Red Hat
5 14 (6.14%) Cloudera
6 13 (5.70%) VMware
7 9 (3.95%) Atlassian
8 7 (3.07%) Microsoft
9 6 (2.63%) New Relic
9 6 (2.63%) SaltStack
10 4 (1.75%) Cisco
10 4 (1.75%) F5
11 3 (1.32%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.32%) Capita
11 3 (1.32%) TOWER Software
12 2 (0.88%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.88%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.88%) PagerDuty
12 2 (0.88%) Rackspace
12 2 (0.88%) Symantec