Period
to 19 August 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 August 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 73 72
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +25
Contract jobs citing Ansible 202 224 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.14% 3.20% 3.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 17.96% 21.98% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 177 201
City of London median daily rate £575 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £463 £463 £431
90th Percentile £675 £742 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £575 £550
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +7.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £70.00 - -

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 1,125 1,019 778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 17.49% 14.58% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 805 620
City of London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £339 £329 £313
90th Percentile £688 £681 £638
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 28 7
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% +10.00% -10.53%
10th Percentile £13.18 £13.31 £15.40
90th Percentile £48.90 £25.50 £25.29
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year +12.30% -1.58% -

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 August 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 August 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 - 5 £500 -
London Bridge -36 2 £600 +14.29%
Ansible
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 148 (73.27%) DevOps
2 104 (51.49%) Docker
3 101 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 99 (49.01%) Terraform
5 98 (48.51%) Jenkins
6 93 (46.04%) Linux
7 86 (42.57%) Python
8 78 (38.61%) Java
9 69 (34.16%) Kubernetes
10 65 (32.18%) Puppet
11 58 (28.71%) Finance
12 53 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
13 51 (25.25%) Microsoft Azure
14 47 (23.27%) Opscode Chef
15 41 (20.30%) Microservices
15 41 (20.30%) Configuration Management
16 39 (19.31%) Git (software)
17 38 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (18.32%) Bash Shell
19 36 (17.82%) Infrastructure as Code
20 33 (16.34%) Unix
20 33 (16.34%) JIRA
21 31 (15.35%) GitHub
22 30 (14.85%) Node.js
23 29 (14.36%) Google Cloud Platform
24 28 (13.86%) Amazon S3
24 28 (13.86%) Windows
25 27 (13.37%) Banking
26 26 (12.87%) Software Engineering
26 26 (12.87%) PowerShell

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 22 (10.89%) Confluence
2 17 (8.42%) Apache Spark
2 17 (8.42%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (6.44%) Apache
4 9 (4.46%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.97%) Jetty
5 6 (2.97%) nginx
6 5 (2.48%) IIS
6 5 (2.48%) JBoss
7 4 (1.98%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.98%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.99%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.99%) DataSynapse
9 1 (0.50%) Mongrel
9 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 101 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (25.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (15.35%) GitHub
4 29 (14.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 28 (13.86%) Amazon S3
6 24 (11.88%) Serverless
7 23 (11.39%) AWS Lambda
8 22 (10.89%) Amazon EC2
9 19 (9.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 17 (8.42%) AWS CloudFormation
10 17 (8.42%) OpenShift
11 14 (6.93%) Amazon ECS
12 13 (6.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 13 (6.44%) Route 53
13 8 (3.96%) Datadog
14 7 (3.47%) PaaS
15 6 (2.97%) SaaS
16 5 (2.48%) Amazon Kinesis
16 5 (2.48%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (2.48%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.96%) Firewall
1 8 (3.96%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.47%) DNS
2 7 (3.47%) SAN
3 5 (2.48%) BGP
4 4 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (1.98%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (1.98%) Kerberos
5 3 (1.49%) HTTP
5 3 (1.49%) OSPF
5 3 (1.49%) VPN
5 3 (1.49%) Wireless
6 2 (0.99%) DHCP
6 2 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 2 (0.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (0.99%) Internet
6 2 (0.99%) Multicast
6 2 (0.99%) NAS
6 2 (0.99%) Network Security
6 2 (0.99%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.90%) Big Data
2 18 (8.91%) Hadoop
3 17 (8.42%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (6.93%) SQL Server
5 10 (4.95%) Apache Hive
5 10 (4.95%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.95%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.96%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (3.96%) MySQL
7 7 (3.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (2.97%) HBase
9 5 (2.48%) Amazon Athena
10 4 (1.98%) Amazon Aurora
10 4 (1.98%) InfluxDB
10 4 (1.98%) Presto
10 4 (1.98%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.98%) Spark SQL
10 4 (1.98%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 98 (48.51%) Jenkins
2 39 (19.31%) Git (software)
3 33 (16.34%) JIRA
4 20 (9.90%) Sonatype Nexus
5 18 (8.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (4.95%) Maven
6 10 (4.95%) TeamCity
7 7 (3.47%) Artifactory
7 7 (3.47%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.97%) Ant
8 6 (2.97%) GitLab
9 5 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.98%) Babel
10 4 (1.98%) Gradle
10 4 (1.98%) PhpStorm
10 4 (1.98%) webpack
11 3 (1.49%) gulp
11 3 (1.49%) Hudson
11 3 (1.49%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.49%) Protractor
General
1 58 (28.71%) Finance
2 27 (13.37%) Banking
3 14 (6.93%) Law
4 8 (3.96%) Games
5 6 (2.97%) Front Office
6 5 (2.48%) Publishing
6 5 (2.48%) Retail
7 4 (1.98%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.49%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.49%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.50%) Marketing
10 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (51.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (20.79%) AWS Engineer
3 40 (19.80%) AWS DevOps
4 38 (18.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 36 (17.82%) Developer
6 21 (10.40%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 17 (8.42%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.44%) Azure DevOps
8 13 (6.44%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
8 13 (6.44%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (5.45%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.45%) Azure Engineer
9 11 (5.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 10 (4.95%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (4.95%) Senior Developer
11 9 (4.46%) Automation Engineer
11 9 (4.46%) Data Engineer
11 9 (4.46%) Java Engineer
12 8 (3.96%) Senior DevOps
13 7 (3.47%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (14.85%) Node.js
2 26 (12.87%) Kafka
3 19 (9.41%) Spring
4 17 (8.42%) Web Services
5 14 (6.93%) React
5 14 (6.93%) Spring Boot
6 13 (6.44%) AngularJS
7 10 (4.95%) Elastic Stack
8 9 (4.46%) CSS
9 7 (3.47%) Hibernate
9 7 (3.47%) RESTful
10 6 (2.97%) JSON
10 6 (2.97%) REST
10 6 (2.97%) Vue.js
11 5 (2.48%) .NET
11 5 (2.48%) Middleware
11 5 (2.48%) OAuth
11 5 (2.48%) OAuth2
11 5 (2.48%) Regular Expression
12 4 (1.98%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.43%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (4.95%) Cloud Native
3 9 (4.46%) PKI
3 9 (4.46%) Public Cloud
4 6 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.97%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.97%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.48%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (1.98%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.98%) Social Media
7 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.99%) Clustering
8 2 (0.99%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.99%) Replication
8 2 (0.99%) User Experience
8 2 (0.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 93 (46.04%) Linux
2 33 (16.34%) Unix
3 28 (13.86%) Windows
4 20 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.94%) Windows Server
6 8 (3.96%) Ubuntu
7 7 (3.47%) Solaris
8 6 (2.97%) CentOS
9 2 (0.99%) Android
9 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.99%) CoreOS
9 2 (0.99%) Debian
9 2 (0.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.50%) AIX
10 1 (0.50%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.50%) Fedora
10 1 (0.50%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (73.27%) DevOps
2 53 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (20.30%) Configuration Management
3 41 (20.30%) Microservices
4 38 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (17.82%) Infrastructure as Code
6 26 (12.87%) Fintech
6 26 (12.87%) Software Engineering
7 16 (7.92%) Migration
7 16 (7.92%) Scrum
8 15 (7.43%) BDD
8 15 (7.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (6.93%) E-Commerce
9 14 (6.93%) TDD
9 14 (6.93%) Test Automation
10 13 (6.44%) Open Source
11 12 (5.94%) Deployment Automation
12 11 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (4.95%) Infrastructure Automation
14 9 (4.46%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 86 (42.57%) Python
2 78 (38.61%) Java
3 37 (18.32%) Bash Shell
4 26 (12.87%) PowerShell
5 19 (9.41%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.41%) Ruby
6 17 (8.42%) Go
7 15 (7.43%) SQL
8 11 (5.45%) Scala
9 7 (3.47%) ES6
9 7 (3.47%) Java 8
9 7 (3.47%) Perl
9 7 (3.47%) TypeScript
10 6 (2.97%) C#
10 6 (2.97%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.48%) Groovy
11 5 (2.48%) PHP
12 2 (0.99%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (6.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (3.96%) AWS Certification
3 7 (3.47%) Degree
3 7 (3.47%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.49%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.49%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.99%) CCIE
6 2 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.50%) CCNP
7 1 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.50%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.99%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.50%) PMO
System Software
1 104 (51.49%) Docker
2 9 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.97%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.48%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (1.98%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.49%) Cronacle
6 3 (1.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (1.49%) Veritas File System
7 2 (0.99%) KVM
8 1 (0.50%) etcd
8 1 (0.50%) HDFS
8 1 (0.50%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.50%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.50%) vSphere
8 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 99 (49.01%) Terraform
2 69 (34.16%) Kubernetes
3 65 (32.18%) Puppet
4 47 (23.27%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (3.96%) Mesos
6 7 (3.47%) Grafana
6 7 (3.47%) Kibana
6 7 (3.47%) logstash
7 6 (2.97%) Consul
7 6 (2.97%) Prometheus
7 6 (2.97%) SCCM
8 5 (2.48%) Cobbler
8 5 (2.48%) Packer
9 4 (1.98%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (1.98%) Salt
10 3 (1.49%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.49%) Marathon
11 2 (0.99%) Graphite
11 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.99%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (10.40%) Red Hat
2 15 (7.43%) VMware
3 14 (6.93%) Google
3 14 (6.93%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.94%) Atlassian
5 11 (5.45%) Oracle
5 11 (5.45%) Splunk
6 7 (3.47%) Cisco
6 7 (3.47%) New Relic
7 5 (2.48%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.48%) Veritas
8 4 (1.98%) Dell
8 4 (1.98%) IBM
8 4 (1.98%) SaltStack
8 4 (1.98%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.49%) F5
9 3 (1.49%) Fortinet
9 3 (1.49%) PagerDuty
9 3 (1.49%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.49%) Perforce