Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 June 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 67 75
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Ansible 52 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.25% 1.73% 1.59%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.55% 14.93% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 14
Glasgow median daily rate £385 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% - -
10th Percentile £352 £400 £315
90th Percentile £558 £430 £475
Scotland median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 155 134 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.70% 11.60% 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 68 89
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +17.65% +4.62%
10th Percentile £181 £239 £211
90th Percentile £494 £466 £426
Scotland median daily rate £368 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -8.13% +14.29% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -47.50% -25.00% +31.15%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Glasgow

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Glasgow

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 41 (78.85%) DevOps
2 38 (73.08%) Linux
3 30 (57.69%) Python
4 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
5 23 (44.23%) Git (software)
5 23 (44.23%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (36.54%) Configuration Management
7 19 (36.54%) Puppet
8 18 (34.62%) Unix
8 18 (34.62%) Java
9 17 (32.69%) JIRA
10 16 (30.77%) MongoDB
10 16 (30.77%) Analytics
10 16 (30.77%) Docker
11 15 (28.85%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (28.85%) Splunk
11 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (26.92%) Shell Script
12 14 (26.92%) Elastic Stack
13 13 (25.00%) Kafka
13 13 (25.00%) HTTP
13 13 (25.00%) Spring
14 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
14 12 (23.08%) Vagrant
14 12 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
15 11 (21.15%) Deployment Automation
15 11 (21.15%) Data Analytics
15 11 (21.15%) Cobbler

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 9 (17.31%) JBoss
1 9 (17.31%) Jetty
1 9 (17.31%) Tomcat
1 9 (17.31%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.69%) Confluence
4 3 (5.77%) Alfresco
5 2 (3.85%) Apache
5 2 (3.85%) nginx
6 1 (1.92%) Anypoint
6 1 (1.92%) CMS
6 1 (1.92%) Drupal
6 1 (1.92%) MODX
6 1 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 23 (44.23%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.62%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (9.62%) IaaS
4 3 (5.77%) GitHub
5 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.85%) PaaS
5 2 (3.85%) SaaS
6 1 (1.92%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.92%) Akamai
6 1 (1.92%) Bluemix
6 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.92%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Mailgun
6 1 (1.92%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.00%) HTTP
2 7 (13.46%) Firewall
3 5 (9.62%) AMQP
4 3 (5.77%) DNS
5 2 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (3.85%) SSL
5 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 11 (21.15%) NoSQL
3 9 (17.31%) Couchbase
3 9 (17.31%) Hadoop
3 9 (17.31%) Redis
3 9 (17.31%) Riak
4 6 (11.54%) Big Data
5 3 (5.77%) MariaDB
6 2 (3.85%) MySQL
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (55.77%) Jenkins
2 23 (44.23%) Git (software)
3 17 (32.69%) JIRA
4 12 (23.08%) Vagrant
5 8 (15.38%) TeamCity
6 7 (13.46%) GoCD
7 6 (11.54%) Cucumber
7 6 (11.54%) FitNesse
7 6 (11.54%) Selenium
7 6 (11.54%) Subversion
8 5 (9.62%) Maven
8 5 (9.62%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (7.69%) Artifactory
9 4 (7.69%) GitLab
10 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.92%) IBM UrbanCode
11 1 (1.92%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (9.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Data Analytics Specialist
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.77%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Technical Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.92%) Elastic Stack
2 13 (25.00%) Kafka
2 13 (25.00%) Spring
3 11 (21.15%) HTML
4 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
5 9 (17.31%) HTML5
5 9 (17.31%) JPA
5 9 (17.31%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.62%) JMS
6 5 (9.62%) TIBCO EMS
6 5 (9.62%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (7.69%) Regular Expression
7 4 (7.69%) RESTful
7 4 (7.69%) Web Services
8 3 (5.77%) JSON
8 3 (5.77%) React
8 3 (5.77%) Spring Boot
9 2 (3.85%) J2EE
9 2 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
2 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (73.08%) Linux
2 18 (34.62%) Unix
3 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (78.85%) DevOps
2 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (36.54%) Configuration Management
4 16 (30.77%) Analytics
5 15 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (21.15%) Data Analytics
6 11 (21.15%) Deployment Automation
6 11 (21.15%) TDD
6 11 (21.15%) Test Automation
7 10 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (15.38%) BDD
8 8 (15.38%) Scrum
9 7 (13.46%) Data Engineering
9 7 (13.46%) Kanban
9 7 (13.46%) Load Balancing
9 7 (13.46%) Multithreading
9 7 (13.46%) SDLC
10 6 (11.54%) Big Data Analytics
10 6 (11.54%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (11.54%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) Python
2 18 (34.62%) Java
3 14 (26.92%) Shell Script
4 12 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 11 (21.15%) Bash Shell
6 9 (17.31%) Ruby
7 2 (3.85%) PHP
7 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.92%) C#
8 1 (1.92%) Java 8
8 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 19 (36.54%) Puppet
2 15 (28.85%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (21.15%) Cobbler
4 10 (19.23%) Terraform
5 5 (9.62%) HAProxy
6 4 (7.69%) Graphite
6 4 (7.69%) Icinga
6 4 (7.69%) Packer
7 2 (3.85%) Kubernetes
8 1 (1.92%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.92%) Fail2ban
8 1 (1.92%) Nagios
8 1 (1.92%) PingFederate
8 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Splunk
2 7 (13.46%) IBM
3 5 (9.62%) TIBCO
3 5 (9.62%) VMware
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle
5 3 (5.77%) Informatica
6 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.92%) Adobe
7 1 (1.92%) Apigee
7 1 (1.92%) CA
7 1 (1.92%) Citrix
7 1 (1.92%) Google
7 1 (1.92%) Lets Encrypt
7 1 (1.92%) MuleSoft