Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 75 84
Rank change year-on-year +14 +9 +123
Contract jobs citing Ansible 268 226 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.83% 3.29% 2.85%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.61% 28.97% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 206 163
City of London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £438 £422 £410
90th Percentile £688 £675 £625
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +10.53%
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 1,135 780 788
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.21% 11.36% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 627 625
City of London median daily rate £525 £510 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +7.37% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £320 £321
90th Percentile £675 £663 £625
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 4 9
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.35% -19.09% +61.76%
10th Percentile £13.31 £16.00 £20.60
90th Percentile £25.50 £27.50 £56.75
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -4.74% -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 19 October 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 19 October 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 - 28 £525 -
Ansible
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 170 (63.43%) Amazon AWS
1 170 (63.43%) DevOps
2 136 (50.75%) Python
3 131 (48.88%) Jenkins
4 124 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (43.28%) Docker
6 114 (42.54%) Terraform
7 112 (41.79%) Puppet
8 106 (39.55%) Linux
9 94 (35.07%) Java
10 87 (32.46%) Finance
11 79 (29.48%) Opscode Chef
12 70 (26.12%) Kubernetes
13 69 (25.75%) Continuous Integration
14 59 (22.01%) Git (software)
15 52 (19.40%) Configuration Management
16 51 (19.03%) Microsoft Azure
17 48 (17.91%) Bash Shell
18 46 (17.16%) TDD
19 43 (16.04%) Ruby
20 40 (14.93%) Oracle
21 39 (14.55%) Scrum
22 38 (14.18%) Unix
23 37 (13.81%) PowerShell
24 32 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
25 31 (11.57%) Windows
25 31 (11.57%) SQL
26 30 (11.19%) PostgreSQL
26 30 (11.19%) Test Automation
26 30 (11.19%) Big Data

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 (5.97%) Elasticsearch
1 16 (5.97%) Tomcat
2 13 (4.85%) OpenStack
3 12 (4.48%) Apache
4 11 (4.10%) Apache Spark
4 11 (4.10%) WebSphere
5 10 (3.73%) Confluence
5 10 (3.73%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.24%) IIS
7 5 (1.87%) Cloud Foundry
8 3 (1.12%) nginx
9 2 (0.75%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.75%) Luigi
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.37%) JBoss
10 1 (0.37%) Jetty
10 1 (0.37%) Mongrel
Applications
1 13 (4.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 13 (4.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.37%) InVision
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.37%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 170 (63.43%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (19.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (10.82%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (10.82%) Serverless
4 28 (10.45%) AWS Lambda
4 28 (10.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 27 (10.07%) AWS CloudFormation
6 26 (9.70%) Amazon S3
7 25 (9.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 18 (6.72%) GitHub
9 14 (5.22%) OpenShift
10 11 (4.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 11 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (3.73%) SaaS
12 9 (3.36%) CloudFront
12 9 (3.36%) PaaS
12 9 (3.36%) Route 53
13 8 (2.99%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (2.24%) Datadog
14 6 (2.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.48%) DNS
2 10 (3.73%) HTTP
3 7 (2.61%) Firewall
3 7 (2.61%) Internet
3 7 (2.61%) VPN
4 6 (2.24%) SSL
4 6 (2.24%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.87%) Junos
5 5 (1.87%) LAN
6 4 (1.49%) AMQP
6 4 (1.49%) BGP
6 4 (1.49%) MQTT
6 4 (1.49%) OSPF
6 4 (1.49%) WAN
7 3 (1.12%) DHCP
7 3 (1.12%) FTP
7 3 (1.12%) Intranet
7 3 (1.12%) Kerberos
7 3 (1.12%) SAN
7 3 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.19%) Big Data
1 30 (11.19%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (10.45%) Hadoop
3 24 (8.96%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.21%) MySQL
4 22 (8.21%) SQL Server
5 20 (7.46%) Apache Hive
6 15 (5.60%) Sqoop
7 14 (5.22%) Redis
8 13 (4.85%) Impala
9 11 (4.10%) MongoDB
10 9 (3.36%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (3.36%) Relational Database
11 6 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.87%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.12%) Couchbase
13 3 (1.12%) Hazelcast
13 3 (1.12%) HBase
14 2 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 131 (48.88%) Jenkins
2 59 (22.01%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.72%) JIRA
4 17 (6.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (5.22%) Artifactory
6 13 (4.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 12 (4.48%) NUnit
8 11 (4.10%) Maven
9 10 (3.73%) GitLab
9 10 (3.73%) MSTest
9 10 (3.73%) Vagrant
10 9 (3.36%) Gradle
10 9 (3.36%) JUnit
10 9 (3.36%) TeamCity
11 7 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (2.61%) Subversion
12 6 (2.24%) Mockito
12 6 (2.24%) webpack
13 5 (1.87%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.87%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 87 (32.46%) Finance
2 23 (8.58%) Banking
3 11 (4.10%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.61%) Advertising
5 5 (1.87%) Back Office
6 4 (1.49%) Front Office
6 4 (1.49%) Marketing
6 4 (1.49%) Retail
6 4 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.12%) Publishing
8 2 (0.75%) Law
8 2 (0.75%) Prime Brokerage
8 2 (0.75%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Billing
9 1 (0.37%) Games
9 1 (0.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 128 (47.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 54 (20.15%) Developer
3 47 (17.54%) AWS DevOps
4 46 (17.16%) AWS Engineer
5 43 (16.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 31 (11.57%) Senior DevOps
7 30 (11.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 25 (9.33%) Platform Engineer
9 24 (8.96%) Java Developer
10 18 (6.72%) Python Engineer
11 16 (5.97%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 15 (5.60%) Cloud Engineer
12 15 (5.60%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 14 (5.22%) Linux Engineer
14 12 (4.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 10 (3.73%) Senior Developer
16 9 (3.36%) .NET Developer
16 9 (3.36%) AWS Developer
16 9 (3.36%) Software Engineer
17 8 (2.99%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.82%) Kafka
2 28 (10.45%) Node.js
3 19 (7.09%) Web Services
4 17 (6.34%) .NET
5 16 (5.97%) RESTful
5 16 (5.97%) Spring
6 15 (5.60%) JSON
7 13 (4.85%) REST
8 12 (4.48%) Elastic Stack
9 11 (4.10%) Hibernate
10 10 (3.73%) CSS
10 10 (3.73%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (3.73%) React
11 9 (3.36%) AngularJS
11 9 (3.36%) Django
11 9 (3.36%) Spring Boot
12 8 (2.99%) YAML
13 7 (2.61%) ASP.NET
13 7 (2.61%) HTML
13 7 (2.61%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.09%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (4.85%) Fintech
2 13 (4.85%) Wiki
3 8 (2.99%) Cloud Native
3 8 (2.99%) Hedge funds
3 8 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (2.99%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.61%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.61%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.49%) Equities
6 3 (1.12%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.75%) Derivative
7 2 (0.75%) Digital Wallet
7 2 (0.75%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (0.75%) iPad
7 2 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.75%) PKI
7 2 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 106 (39.55%) Linux
2 38 (14.18%) Unix
3 31 (11.57%) Windows
4 19 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (5.22%) CentOS
6 11 (4.10%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.99%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.49%) VMS
9 3 (1.12%) CoreOS
10 2 (0.75%) Debian
10 2 (0.75%) SUSE
10 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.37%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.37%) Solaris
11 1 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (63.43%) DevOps
2 124 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (25.75%) Continuous Integration
4 52 (19.40%) Configuration Management
5 46 (17.16%) TDD
6 39 (14.55%) Scrum
7 32 (11.94%) Continuous Delivery
8 30 (11.19%) Test Automation
9 29 (10.82%) BDD
10 27 (10.07%) Software Engineering
11 25 (9.33%) Open Source
12 24 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
13 22 (8.21%) Microservices
13 22 (8.21%) Migration
14 18 (6.72%) ETL
15 17 (6.34%) Build Automation
16 16 (5.97%) Deployment Automation
16 16 (5.97%) E-Commerce
17 15 (5.60%) Data Extraction
18 14 (5.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 136 (50.75%) Python
2 94 (35.07%) Java
3 48 (17.91%) Bash Shell
4 43 (16.04%) Ruby
5 37 (13.81%) PowerShell
6 31 (11.57%) SQL
7 26 (9.70%) Shell Script
8 25 (9.33%) JavaScript
9 20 (7.46%) Go
10 18 (6.72%) Scala
11 14 (5.22%) Perl
12 13 (4.85%) C#
12 13 (4.85%) Korn
13 12 (4.48%) TypeScript
14 9 (3.36%) Java 8
14 9 (3.36%) PHP
15 8 (2.99%) C++
16 7 (2.61%) Groovy
17 4 (1.49%) ES6
18 2 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (3.36%) AWS Certification
2 7 (2.61%) Degree
3 6 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.87%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.12%) RHCE
6 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.37%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.22%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 116 (43.28%) Docker
2 14 (5.22%) HDFS
3 7 (2.61%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.61%) VirtualBox
3 7 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.49%) vSphere
5 3 (1.12%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.75%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.37%) iptables
7 1 (0.37%) KVM
7 1 (0.37%) NFS
7 1 (0.37%) OpenIDM
7 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.37%) Samba
7 1 (0.37%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 114 (42.54%) Terraform
2 112 (41.79%) Puppet
3 79 (29.48%) Opscode Chef
4 70 (26.12%) Kubernetes
5 25 (9.33%) Packer
6 15 (5.60%) Hadoop YARN
7 10 (3.73%) Salt
8 9 (3.36%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (2.99%) Kibana
10 6 (2.24%) Nagios
11 5 (1.87%) Consul
11 5 (1.87%) ITRS Geneos
11 5 (1.87%) Prometheus
11 5 (1.87%) Sysdig
12 4 (1.49%) Grafana
12 4 (1.49%) logstash
12 4 (1.49%) Mesos
12 4 (1.49%) Single Sign-On
13 3 (1.12%) Fluentd
13 3 (1.12%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 40 (14.93%) Oracle
2 26 (9.70%) Google
3 21 (7.84%) Splunk
4 20 (7.46%) Red Hat
5 14 (5.22%) Cloudera
6 10 (3.73%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.73%) New Relic
7 8 (2.99%) Atlassian
7 8 (2.99%) VMware
8 7 (2.61%) SaltStack
9 6 (2.24%) Juniper
10 5 (1.87%) F5
10 5 (1.87%) IBM
11 4 (1.49%) Cisco
12 3 (1.12%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.12%) ForgeRock
12 3 (1.12%) TOWER Software
13 2 (0.75%) Meraki
13 2 (0.75%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.75%) SolarWinds