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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 May 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 70 52 74
Rank change year-on-year -18 +22 -11
Contract jobs citing Ansible 19 17 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.39% 1.80% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.84% 14.66% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 5
10th Percentile £360 £353 £386
25th Percentile £381 £375 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £413 £445
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -7.30% -9.18%
75th Percentile £538 £465 £488
90th Percentile £706 £665 £518
England median daily rate £600 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -

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 East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 148 116 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 10.80% 12.26% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 82 76
10th Percentile £211 £206 £150
25th Percentile £313 £325 £225
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £396 £400
Median % change year-on-year +10.48% -1.00% +1.91%
75th Percentile £508 £448 £475
90th Percentile £538 £582 £554
England median daily rate £575 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +12.20% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
10th Percentile £17.65 - £13.43
25th Percentile £18.25 £27.00 £15.38
Median hourly rate £20.50 £29.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -29.31% +65.71% -5.41%
75th Percentile £22.75 £31.00 £19.56
90th Percentile £23.35 - £48.84
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.40 £19.00
% change year-on-year -11.89% +28.42% +2.70%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Ansible in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Ansible in the East Midlands

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Ansible in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Ansible in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire -5 8 £463 +23.33% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 5 £675 +20.00% 1
Leicestershire -11 3 £388 -16.67% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 - -
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 11 (57.89%) Docker
2 10 (52.63%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) Kubernetes
3 9 (47.37%) AWS
3 9 (47.37%) Terraform
4 8 (42.11%) Azure
4 8 (42.11%) Microservices
5 7 (36.84%) React
5 7 (36.84%) MSTest
5 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 7 (36.84%) Node.js
5 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
5 7 (36.84%) Selenium
6 6 (31.58%) Windows
6 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 6 (31.58%) C#
6 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
6 6 (31.58%) CI/CD
7 5 (26.32%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
7 5 (26.32%) MySQL
7 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (26.32%) TDD
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (21.05%) Spring
8 4 (21.05%) Maven
8 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (21.05%) JMeter

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) AWS
2 8 (42.11%) Azure
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon EKS
3 4 (21.05%) OpenShift
4 3 (15.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (10.53%) PaaS
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (5.26%) GCP
6 1 (5.26%) Route 53
6 1 (5.26%) SaaS
6 1 (5.26%) Serverless
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) BGP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) GLBP
2 1 (5.26%) HSRP
2 1 (5.26%) IPsec
2 1 (5.26%) MPLS
2 1 (5.26%) OSPF
2 1 (5.26%) RIP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
1 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.79%) Couchbase
3 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MSTest
1 7 (36.84%) Selenium
2 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
3 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 4 (21.05%) Gatling
4 4 (21.05%) Gradle
4 4 (21.05%) JMeter
4 4 (21.05%) JUnit
4 4 (21.05%) Maven
4 4 (21.05%) Spock
4 4 (21.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
5 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
5 3 (15.79%) MbUnit
5 3 (15.79%) Mercurial
5 3 (15.79%) NUnit
5 3 (15.79%) SpecFlow
5 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
6 1 (5.26%) JIRA
6 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (21.05%) Social Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Documentation Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Leader
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) React Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
2 7 (36.84%) Node.js
2 7 (36.84%) React
3 5 (26.32%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Core
4 4 (21.05%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) Enzyme
4 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) Jest
4 4 (21.05%) Spring
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (15.79%) Gherkin
5 3 (15.79%) Redux
5 3 (15.79%) RESTful
5 3 (15.79%) Swagger
5 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) N-Tier
1 3 (15.79%) Virtual Team
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Native
3 1 (5.26%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.53%) CentOS
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Microservices
2 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
3 6 (31.58%) CI/CD
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) TDD
5 4 (21.05%) BDD
5 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) Event-Driven
5 4 (21.05%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) Mob Programming
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) OO
5 4 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (21.05%) SOLID
6 3 (15.79%) API Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Decision-Making
6 3 (15.79%) Fintech
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Server Building
6 3 (15.79%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
2 6 (31.58%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) ES6
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Docker
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) NFS
3 1 (5.26%) pfSense
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Kubernetes
1 9 (47.37%) Terraform
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (10.53%) ZABBIX
4 1 (5.26%) CloudForms
4 1 (5.26%) Grafana
4 1 (5.26%) HAProxy
4 1 (5.26%) Kibana
4 1 (5.26%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (5.26%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) VxRail
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Splunk
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.26%) HP