Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 9 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 31 18
Rank change year-on-year +18 -13 +8
Contract jobs citing Ansible 240 78 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 20.36% 8.27% 11.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 53.33% 34.67% 34.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 55 16
Croydon median daily rate £525 £550 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +6.80% +3.00%
10th Percentile £470 £425 £461
90th Percentile £600 £714 £566
South London median daily rate £525 £538 £515
% change year-on-year -2.33% +4.37% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South 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 Croydon with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 450 225 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 38.17% 23.86% 33.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 138 71
Croydon median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £445 £324 £313
90th Percentile £625 £689 £538
South London median daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.83 £47.83
% change year-on-year -26.82% - +241.64%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Ansible as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Croydon

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Ansible in Croydon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Croydon

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Croydon over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Croydon

For the 6 months to 9 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 176 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (68.75%) Puppet
3 144 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
4 141 (58.75%) Jenkins
5 139 (57.92%) Docker
6 134 (55.83%) DevOps
7 133 (55.42%) Kubernetes
8 122 (50.83%) Terraform
9 116 (48.33%) Amazon AWS
10 104 (43.33%) Security Cleared
11 102 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
12 92 (38.33%) Hadoop
13 86 (35.83%) Java
14 85 (35.42%) Linux
15 75 (31.25%) Python
16 74 (30.83%) Microsoft Azure
17 71 (29.58%) Bash Shell
18 64 (26.67%) Oracle
19 60 (25.00%) Groovy
20 56 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
21 55 (22.92%) Scrum
22 52 (21.67%) Build Automation
23 51 (21.25%) Test Automation
24 50 (20.83%) Unix
24 50 (20.83%) Windows
25 49 (20.42%) TDD
25 49 (20.42%) GitLab
26 48 (20.00%) GitHub
26 48 (20.00%) Korn
26 48 (20.00%) Shell Script

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 41 (17.08%) WebLogic
2 39 (16.25%) Tomcat
3 36 (15.00%) OpenStack
3 36 (15.00%) WebSphere
4 22 (9.17%) Confluence
5 13 (5.42%) Apache Spark
5 13 (5.42%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (4.58%) Apache Solr
7 10 (4.17%) nginx
8 5 (2.08%) JBoss
8 5 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.25%) Apache
10 2 (0.83%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.42%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.42%) WildFly
Applications
1 23 (9.58%) Microsoft Excel
1 23 (9.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 116 (48.33%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (30.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (20.00%) GitHub
4 28 (11.67%) Amazon EC2
5 27 (11.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 23 (9.58%) Amazon S3
7 6 (2.50%) PaaS
8 5 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (1.67%) Quay.io
10 3 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.42%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.58%) Kerberos
2 4 (1.67%) VPN
3 3 (1.25%) DNS
4 2 (0.83%) ICMP
4 2 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.42%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (38.33%) Hadoop
2 56 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 44 (18.33%) Big Data
5 41 (17.08%) MySQL
6 25 (10.42%) Apache Hive
7 23 (9.58%) Impala
7 23 (9.58%) SQL Server
7 23 (9.58%) Sqoop
8 17 (7.08%) HBase
9 4 (1.67%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.83%) Flink
10 2 (0.83%) Neo4j
10 2 (0.83%) Redis
10 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 141 (58.75%) Jenkins
2 49 (20.42%) GitLab
3 46 (19.17%) Git (software)
4 36 (15.00%) MSTest
4 36 (15.00%) NUnit
5 24 (10.00%) JIRA
6 20 (8.33%) Artifactory
7 11 (4.58%) IntelliJ
8 10 (4.17%) Cucumber
9 9 (3.75%) Maven
9 9 (3.75%) SonarQube
10 7 (2.92%) Sonatype Nexus
11 5 (2.08%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.67%) FishEye
12 4 (1.67%) JUnit
12 4 (1.67%) WebLogic Workshop
13 3 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (1.25%) GoCD
14 2 (0.83%) Selenium
14 2 (0.83%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (3.33%) Electronics
1 8 (3.33%) Finance
1 8 (3.33%) Manufacturing
1 8 (3.33%) Marketing
1 8 (3.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.42%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (23.33%) Consultant
1 56 (23.33%) DevOps Consultant
2 55 (22.92%) Developer
2 55 (22.92%) Java Developer
2 55 (22.92%) Kubernetes Consultant
3 54 (22.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 51 (21.25%) Platform Engineer
5 21 (8.75%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 12 (5.00%) Azure DevOps
7 11 (4.58%) Lead DevOps
8 8 (3.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
9 5 (2.08%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 5 (2.08%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (1.67%) AWS DevOps
10 4 (1.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 4 (1.67%) AWS Engineer
10 4 (1.67%) Big Data Engineer
10 4 (1.67%) JIRA Specialist
11 3 (1.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 3 (1.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.17%) Kafka
2 12 (5.00%) Spring
3 11 (4.58%) Apache Camel
3 11 (4.58%) Drools
3 11 (4.58%) REST
3 11 (4.58%) Spring Boot
4 9 (3.75%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (2.08%) Web Services
6 3 (1.25%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.83%) CSS
7 2 (0.83%) HTML
7 2 (0.83%) Java EE
7 2 (0.83%) JSON
7 2 (0.83%) JSON Schema
7 2 (0.83%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (0.83%) RESTful
7 2 (0.83%) Samza
7 2 (0.83%) Spring MVC
7 2 (0.83%) Swagger
8 1 (0.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.25%) Public Cloud
2 23 (9.58%) Wiki
3 8 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.83%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 85 (35.42%) Linux
2 50 (20.83%) Unix
2 50 (20.83%) Windows
3 14 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (4.58%) CoreOS
5 10 (4.17%) CentOS
6 9 (3.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (55.83%) DevOps
3 102 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
4 55 (22.92%) Scrum
5 52 (21.67%) Build Automation
6 51 (21.25%) Test Automation
7 49 (20.42%) TDD
8 42 (17.50%) Configuration Management
9 36 (15.00%) OO
10 27 (11.25%) ETL
11 23 (9.58%) Data Analysis
11 23 (9.58%) Data Extraction
12 15 (6.25%) Microservices
13 14 (5.83%) BDD
13 14 (5.83%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (4.58%) Data Architecture
14 11 (4.58%) Systems Engineering
15 10 (4.17%) Deployment Automation
15 10 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 86 (35.83%) Java
2 75 (31.25%) Python
3 71 (29.58%) Bash Shell
4 60 (25.00%) Groovy
5 48 (20.00%) Korn
5 48 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 37 (15.42%) SQL
7 23 (9.58%) PowerShell
8 16 (6.67%) Go
8 16 (6.67%) Ruby
9 11 (4.58%) Java 8
10 5 (2.08%) Perl
10 5 (2.08%) Scala
11 2 (0.83%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.42%) Gremlin
Qualifications
1 104 (43.33%) Security Cleared
2 42 (17.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.25%) BC Cleared
3 3 (1.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.42%) Degree
4 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.42%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 139 (57.92%) Docker
2 37 (15.42%) HDFS
3 5 (2.08%) Ceph
3 5 (2.08%) etcd
3 5 (2.08%) flannel
3 5 (2.08%) GlusterFS
3 5 (2.08%) SkyDNS
4 3 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.25%) Squid
5 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.42%) NFS
Systems Management
1 165 (68.75%) Puppet
2 144 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 133 (55.42%) Kubernetes
4 122 (50.83%) Terraform
5 31 (12.92%) Hadoop YARN
6 14 (5.83%) Consul
6 14 (5.83%) Prometheus
7 12 (5.00%) HAProxy
8 11 (4.58%) Sysdig
9 9 (3.75%) Graphite
9 9 (3.75%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 9 (3.75%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 9 (3.75%) rkt
10 7 (2.92%) Packer
11 4 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (1.67%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.25%) Nagios
12 3 (1.25%) Rancher
13 2 (0.83%) Ambari
13 2 (0.83%) logstash
Vendors
1 64 (26.67%) Oracle
2 23 (9.58%) Cloudera
3 8 (3.33%) SAP
4 5 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.08%) VMware
5 4 (1.67%) Dynatrace
5 4 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.83%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.83%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe
7 1 (0.42%) F5
7 1 (0.42%) Splunk