Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 30 19
Rank change year-on-year +16 -11 +15
Contract jobs citing Ansible 163 83 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 18.01% 7.91% 11.04%
As % of the Systems Management category 47.94% 35.17% 34.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 72 14
Croydon median daily rate £525 £550 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +6.80% +8.42%
10th Percentile £458 £425 £461
90th Percentile £643 £643 £574
South London median daily rate £525 £525 £515
% change year-on-year - +1.94% +8.42%
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 340 236 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 37.57% 22.50% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 160 55
Croydon median daily rate £540 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £450 £322 £344
90th Percentile £650 £644 £575
South London median daily rate £538 £525 £465
% change year-on-year +2.38% +12.90% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South London median hourly rate £43.92 £38.21 £47.00
% change year-on-year +14.94% -18.71% +235.71%

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 18 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 111 (68.10%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (66.26%) DevOps
3 102 (62.58%) Docker
4 98 (60.12%) Puppet
5 93 (57.06%) Jenkins
6 92 (56.44%) Terraform
7 90 (55.21%) Kubernetes
8 79 (48.47%) Opscode Chef
9 73 (44.79%) Security Cleared
10 72 (44.17%) Linux
11 63 (38.65%) Amazon AWS
12 60 (36.81%) Python
13 57 (34.97%) Bash Shell
14 54 (33.13%) Hadoop
15 53 (32.52%) Continuous Integration
16 50 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
17 49 (30.06%) Java
18 41 (25.15%) Configuration Management
19 40 (24.54%) Groovy
19 40 (24.54%) Git (software)
20 39 (23.93%) Test Automation
20 39 (23.93%) Scrum
21 38 (23.31%) Build Automation
22 37 (22.70%) Windows
23 36 (22.09%) Shell Script
24 35 (21.47%) Unix
25 34 (20.86%) Korn
26 29 (17.79%) SC Cleared
27 26 (15.95%) Public Cloud
27 26 (15.95%) Big Data

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 15 (9.20%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (8.59%) WebLogic
3 11 (6.75%) Confluence
4 10 (6.13%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.91%) OpenStack
5 8 (4.91%) WebSphere
6 7 (4.29%) nginx
7 6 (3.68%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (3.07%) Apache Spark
8 5 (3.07%) JBoss
9 3 (1.84%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.23%) Alfresco
10 2 (1.23%) Apache
10 2 (1.23%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.61%) WildFly
Applications
1 9 (5.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (5.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 63 (38.65%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (12.27%) GitHub
4 14 (8.59%) Amazon S3
5 11 (6.75%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (5.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (3.68%) PaaS
8 4 (2.45%) Quay.io
9 2 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.23%) Route 53
10 1 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.61%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.29%) Kerberos
2 6 (3.68%) DNS
3 4 (2.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.84%) VPN
5 2 (1.23%) BIG-IP
5 2 (1.23%) FTP
5 2 (1.23%) HTTP
5 2 (1.23%) ICMP
5 2 (1.23%) IMAP
5 2 (1.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (33.13%) Hadoop
2 26 (15.95%) Big Data
3 17 (10.43%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (7.98%) HBase
4 13 (7.98%) MySQL
5 12 (7.36%) NoSQL
6 11 (6.75%) Apache Hive
7 9 (5.52%) Impala
7 9 (5.52%) SQL Server
7 9 (5.52%) Sqoop
8 6 (3.68%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (2.45%) JanusGraph
10 2 (1.23%) Flink
10 2 (1.23%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.23%) Redis
10 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 93 (57.06%) Jenkins
2 40 (24.54%) Git (software)
3 17 (10.43%) Artifactory
3 17 (10.43%) GitLab
4 15 (9.20%) JIRA
5 14 (8.59%) Maven
6 9 (5.52%) SonarQube
7 8 (4.91%) MSTest
7 8 (4.91%) NUnit
8 7 (4.29%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (3.07%) Gradle
10 4 (2.45%) JUnit
10 4 (2.45%) Selenium
10 4 (2.45%) WebLogic Workshop
11 3 (1.84%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.84%) Gerrit
11 3 (1.84%) IntelliJ
11 3 (1.84%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.23%) GoCD
General
1 8 (4.91%) Electronics
1 8 (4.91%) Finance
1 8 (4.91%) Manufacturing
1 8 (4.91%) Marketing
1 8 (4.91%) Telecoms
2 1 (0.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (32.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (22.70%) Consultant
2 37 (22.70%) DevOps Consultant
2 37 (22.70%) Platform Engineer
3 36 (22.09%) Kubernetes Consultant
4 20 (12.27%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 19 (11.66%) Developer
5 19 (11.66%) Java Developer
6 13 (7.98%) Azure DevOps
7 10 (6.13%) Lead DevOps
8 7 (4.29%) Big Data Engineer
9 6 (3.68%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.68%) Azure Engineer
10 5 (3.07%) Data Engineer
11 4 (2.45%) AWS DevOps
11 4 (2.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 4 (2.45%) AWS Engineer
12 3 (1.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 3 (1.84%) Senior DevOps
12 3 (1.84%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.43%) Kafka
2 14 (8.59%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (3.07%) Spring
4 4 (2.45%) Apache Camel
4 4 (2.45%) Apache NiFi
4 4 (2.45%) Gherkin
4 4 (2.45%) REST
4 4 (2.45%) Spring Boot
5 3 (1.84%) Drools
6 2 (1.23%) CSS
6 2 (1.23%) HTML
6 2 (1.23%) Java EE
6 2 (1.23%) JSON
6 2 (1.23%) LDAP
6 2 (1.23%) SAML
6 2 (1.23%) Samza
6 2 (1.23%) Spring MVC
6 2 (1.23%) Web Services
6 2 (1.23%) XML
6 2 (1.23%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.95%) Public Cloud
2 9 (5.52%) Wiki
3 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (1.23%) PKI
4 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 72 (44.17%) Linux
2 37 (22.70%) Windows
3 35 (21.47%) Unix
4 16 (9.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.75%) CentOS
6 6 (3.68%) CoreOS
6 6 (3.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (68.10%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (66.26%) DevOps
3 53 (32.52%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (25.15%) Configuration Management
5 39 (23.93%) Scrum
5 39 (23.93%) Test Automation
6 38 (23.31%) Build Automation
7 13 (7.98%) ETL
8 12 (7.36%) TDD
9 11 (6.75%) Deployment Automation
10 9 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (5.52%) Data Analysis
10 9 (5.52%) Data Extraction
10 9 (5.52%) Open Source
11 8 (4.91%) BDD
11 8 (4.91%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (4.91%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (4.91%) OO
11 8 (4.91%) Programme Management
11 8 (4.91%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 60 (36.81%) Python
2 57 (34.97%) Bash Shell
3 49 (30.06%) Java
4 40 (24.54%) Groovy
5 36 (22.09%) Shell Script
6 34 (20.86%) Korn
7 20 (12.27%) SQL
8 12 (7.36%) Ruby
9 9 (5.52%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.91%) Go
10 8 (4.91%) Java 8
11 7 (4.29%) Perl
12 5 (3.07%) Scala
13 3 (1.84%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.61%) ES6
Qualifications
1 73 (44.79%) Security Cleared
2 29 (17.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.84%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 102 (62.58%) Docker
2 16 (9.82%) HDFS
3 4 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.45%) Ceph
3 4 (2.45%) etcd
3 4 (2.45%) flannel
3 4 (2.45%) GlusterFS
3 4 (2.45%) SkyDNS
4 3 (1.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.61%) NFS
Systems Management
1 98 (60.12%) Puppet
2 92 (56.44%) Terraform
3 90 (55.21%) Kubernetes
4 79 (48.47%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (10.43%) Hadoop YARN
6 9 (5.52%) Prometheus
7 8 (4.91%) HAProxy
7 8 (4.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 8 (4.91%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 7 (4.29%) Consul
8 7 (4.29%) Nagios
9 6 (3.68%) Sysdig
10 5 (3.07%) logstash
11 4 (2.45%) Graphite
11 4 (2.45%) rkt
11 4 (2.45%) ZABBIX
12 3 (1.84%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (1.84%) Packer
13 2 (1.23%) Ambari
13 2 (1.23%) Rancher
Vendors
1 23 (14.11%) Oracle
2 9 (5.52%) Cloudera
3 8 (4.91%) SAP
4 6 (3.68%) SaltStack
4 6 (3.68%) VMware
5 4 (2.45%) Hortonworks
5 4 (2.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.23%) F5
6 2 (1.23%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.61%) Adobe