Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 69 90
Rank change year-on-year +9 +21 +109
Contract jobs citing Ansible 291 258 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.12% 3.61% 2.83%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.83% 30.75% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 230 157
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £460 £425 £416
90th Percentile £675 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £550 £550 £531
% change year-on-year - +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 1,221 839 771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.30% 11.74% 11.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 972 675 605
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £288 £325 £325
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
Central London median daily rate £533 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +6.50% +2.56% +9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 8 13
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -38.18% +61.76%
10th Percentile £14.80 £12.64 £13.40
90th Percentile £25.50 £39.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -1.58% -30.91% +61.76%

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 December 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 16 December 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 -20 46 £550 -
Ansible
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 December 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.

1 181 (62.20%) Amazon AWS
1 181 (62.20%) DevOps
2 148 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (45.02%) Python
4 125 (42.96%) Docker
5 122 (41.92%) Jenkins
6 115 (39.52%) Terraform
7 112 (38.49%) Java
8 111 (38.14%) Puppet
9 96 (32.99%) Opscode Chef
9 96 (32.99%) Finance
10 93 (31.96%) Linux
11 85 (29.21%) Kubernetes
12 82 (28.18%) Continuous Integration
13 77 (26.46%) Microsoft Azure
14 65 (22.34%) Git (software)
15 60 (20.62%) TDD
16 58 (19.93%) Oracle
17 48 (16.49%) PostgreSQL
18 44 (15.12%) NoSQL
19 43 (14.78%) Bash Shell
20 42 (14.43%) Scrum
20 42 (14.43%) MySQL
21 40 (13.75%) Configuration Management
22 36 (12.37%) Migration
22 36 (12.37%) Tomcat
22 36 (12.37%) Ruby
23 35 (12.03%) OO
23 35 (12.03%) Unix
23 35 (12.03%) Microservices

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 36 (12.37%) Tomcat
2 33 (11.34%) OpenStack
3 32 (11.00%) WebLogic
4 31 (10.65%) WebSphere
5 17 (5.84%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (4.47%) Confluence
7 9 (3.09%) Apache Spark
7 9 (3.09%) Cloud Foundry
8 8 (2.75%) Apache
9 5 (1.72%) IIS
10 2 (0.69%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.69%) Luigi
11 1 (0.34%) JBoss
11 1 (0.34%) nginx
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 10 (3.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (3.44%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.69%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 181 (62.20%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (26.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (8.93%) Serverless
4 23 (7.90%) AWS CloudFormation
4 23 (7.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 22 (7.56%) AWS Lambda
6 19 (6.53%) Datadog
7 17 (5.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (5.50%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (5.15%) SaaS
10 14 (4.81%) Amazon S3
11 13 (4.47%) GitHub
11 13 (4.47%) PaaS
12 8 (2.75%) OpenShift
13 7 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (2.06%) IaaS
14 6 (2.06%) IBM Cloud
15 4 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (1.37%) Azure Functions
16 3 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.78%) VPN
2 7 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (2.41%) Internet
3 6 (2.06%) HTTP
4 5 (1.72%) Firewall
4 5 (1.72%) Junos
4 5 (1.72%) Network Security
5 4 (1.37%) AMQP
5 4 (1.37%) BGP
5 4 (1.37%) LAN
5 4 (1.37%) MQTT
5 4 (1.37%) OSPF
6 3 (1.03%) DNS
6 3 (1.03%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.03%) VoIP
6 3 (1.03%) WAN
7 2 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.69%) IPsec
7 2 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (16.49%) PostgreSQL
2 44 (15.12%) NoSQL
3 42 (14.43%) MySQL
4 28 (9.62%) Big Data
5 24 (8.25%) Hadoop
6 20 (6.87%) SQL Server
7 14 (4.81%) Apache Hive
8 11 (3.78%) Redis
8 11 (3.78%) Sqoop
9 10 (3.44%) Impala
10 7 (2.41%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.06%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.72%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.37%) Cosmos DB
14 3 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
14 3 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
14 3 (1.03%) Hazelcast
15 2 (0.69%) Amazon Aurora
15 2 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.69%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 122 (41.92%) Jenkins
2 65 (22.34%) Git (software)
3 33 (11.34%) NUnit
4 31 (10.65%) MSTest
5 20 (6.87%) JIRA
6 18 (6.19%) Sonatype Nexus
7 15 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 13 (4.47%) Artifactory
9 11 (3.78%) GitLab
10 10 (3.44%) JUnit
10 10 (3.44%) Maven
11 9 (3.09%) Vagrant
12 8 (2.75%) GoCD
12 8 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (2.75%) TeamCity
12 8 (2.75%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (2.41%) Mockito
14 6 (2.06%) Bitbucket
14 6 (2.06%) Gradle
14 6 (2.06%) Subversion
General
1 96 (32.99%) Finance
2 19 (6.53%) Banking
3 11 (3.78%) Financial Institution
4 8 (2.75%) Advertising
5 6 (2.06%) Retail
6 5 (1.72%) Back Office
6 5 (1.72%) Marketing
6 5 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.37%) Front Office
7 4 (1.37%) Law
7 4 (1.37%) Publishing
8 3 (1.03%) Games
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 128 (43.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 76 (26.12%) Developer
3 47 (16.15%) Java Developer
4 41 (14.09%) AWS DevOps
5 35 (12.03%) AWS Engineer
6 34 (11.68%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 31 (10.65%) Senior DevOps
8 29 (9.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 23 (7.90%) Senior Developer
10 19 (6.53%) Python Engineer
11 18 (6.19%) AWS Developer
12 16 (5.50%) Platform Engineer
13 15 (5.15%) Cloud Engineer
13 15 (5.15%) Digital Developer
13 15 (5.15%) Digital Transformation
13 15 (5.15%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 15 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
14 11 (3.78%) .NET Developer
14 11 (3.78%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 10 (3.44%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (8.93%) Kafka
2 25 (8.59%) Node.js
3 22 (7.56%) .NET
3 22 (7.56%) Web Services
4 16 (5.50%) RESTful
4 16 (5.50%) Spring
5 14 (4.81%) Elastic Stack
6 12 (4.12%) CSS
6 12 (4.12%) JSON
7 11 (3.78%) HTML
8 10 (3.44%) ASP.NET
8 10 (3.44%) Hibernate
8 10 (3.44%) React
9 9 (3.09%) .NET Core
10 8 (2.75%) Django
10 8 (2.75%) REST
10 8 (2.75%) YAML
11 7 (2.41%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.41%) Spring Boot
12 5 (1.72%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (4.81%) Fintech
3 11 (3.78%) Public Cloud
4 10 (3.44%) Wiki
5 8 (2.75%) Cloud Native
6 7 (2.41%) Hedge funds
7 6 (2.06%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.37%) Equities
9 4 (1.37%) iPad
10 3 (1.03%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.03%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.69%) Digital Wallet
11 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.69%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.69%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 93 (31.96%) Linux
2 35 (12.03%) Unix
3 26 (8.93%) Windows
4 22 (7.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.41%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.37%) CentOS
6 4 (1.37%) Mesosphere
6 4 (1.37%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.03%) VMS
8 1 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Debian
8 1 (0.34%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (62.20%) DevOps
2 148 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (28.18%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (20.62%) TDD
5 42 (14.43%) Scrum
6 40 (13.75%) Configuration Management
7 36 (12.37%) Migration
8 35 (12.03%) Microservices
8 35 (12.03%) OO
9 32 (11.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 30 (10.31%) Open Source
11 29 (9.97%) Test Automation
12 27 (9.28%) BDD
13 23 (7.90%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (7.22%) Software Engineering
15 19 (6.53%) Build Automation
16 16 (5.50%) E-Commerce
16 16 (5.50%) Kanban
17 15 (5.15%) Digital Transformation Programme
18 14 (4.81%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 131 (45.02%) Python
2 112 (38.49%) Java
3 43 (14.78%) Bash Shell
4 36 (12.37%) Ruby
5 34 (11.68%) PowerShell
6 28 (9.62%) JavaScript
7 25 (8.59%) SQL
8 21 (7.22%) Go
9 17 (5.84%) Shell Script
10 16 (5.50%) C#
10 16 (5.50%) Perl
11 11 (3.78%) TypeScript
12 10 (3.44%) Korn
12 10 (3.44%) Scala
13 7 (2.41%) Groovy
13 7 (2.41%) Java 8
14 6 (2.06%) PHP
15 5 (1.72%) C++
16 3 (1.03%) ES6
17 1 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.75%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.06%) Degree
4 6 (2.06%) RHCE
5 5 (1.72%) AWS Certification
5 5 (1.72%) CCNP
5 5 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.37%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.34%) JNCIP
8 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.78%) QA
2 3 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.34%) FedRAMP
3 1 (0.34%) FISMA
3 1 (0.34%) GDPR
3 1 (0.34%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 125 (42.96%) Docker
2 10 (3.44%) HDFS
3 6 (2.06%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.37%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.69%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.69%) OpenDJ
5 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.69%) vSphere
6 1 (0.34%) KVM
6 1 (0.34%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 115 (39.52%) Terraform
2 111 (38.14%) Puppet
3 96 (32.99%) Opscode Chef
4 85 (29.21%) Kubernetes
5 32 (11.00%) Packer
6 11 (3.78%) Hadoop YARN
7 10 (3.44%) Kibana
8 8 (2.75%) Salt
9 7 (2.41%) logstash
9 7 (2.41%) Mesos
10 6 (2.06%) Consul
10 6 (2.06%) Nagios
10 6 (2.06%) Prometheus
10 6 (2.06%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (1.37%) Fluentd
11 4 (1.37%) Marathon
12 3 (1.03%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (1.03%) Grafana
12 3 (1.03%) ITRS Geneos
12 3 (1.03%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 58 (19.93%) Oracle
2 25 (8.59%) Google
3 18 (6.19%) Red Hat
3 18 (6.19%) Splunk
4 10 (3.44%) Cloudera
5 9 (3.09%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.09%) Cisco
5 9 (3.09%) New Relic
6 7 (2.41%) IBM
7 6 (2.06%) Juniper
7 6 (2.06%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.72%) Qualys
9 4 (1.37%) SaltStack
10 3 (1.03%) ForgeRock
10 3 (1.03%) VMware
11 2 (0.69%) Arista
11 2 (0.69%) Black Duck
11 2 (0.69%) F5
11 2 (0.69%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.69%) SolarWinds