Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 10 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 134 150
Rank change year-on-year +103 +16 +36
Contract jobs citing Ansible 246 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 6.40% 0.82% 0.58%
As % of the Systems Management category 33.29% 5.85% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 21 18
Hampshire median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +18.42%
10th Percentile £350 £388 £343
90th Percentile £586 £573 £573
South East median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £41.50 -

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 Hampshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 739 496 522
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.23% 14.05% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 312 336
Hampshire median daily rate £463 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 16
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -65.22% +244.72%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.40 £29.88
90th Percentile £62.63 £27.39 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £14.25 £28.75
% change year-on-year +19.30% -50.43% +43.75%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Hampshire

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Hampshire

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Hampshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Hampshire

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Portsmouth - 47 £525 -
Fareham +22 41 £500 +5.26% 1
Southampton +10 39 £525 +0.96% 7
Basingstoke +36 37 £500 +16.28% 4
Fleet +4 22 £328 -0.58% 2
Winchester +3 9 £469 -1.32%
Havant - 9 - -
Farnborough - 5 £520 - 4
Romsey - 4 £581 - 1
Eastleigh - 2 £500 -
Aldershot - 1 - - 1
Ansible
South East

For the 6 months to 10 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 181 (73.58%) Puppet
2 157 (63.82%) Amazon AWS
3 151 (61.38%) Opscode Chef
4 118 (47.97%) Linux
5 111 (45.12%) Java
6 94 (38.21%) Tomcat
6 94 (38.21%) NoSQL
7 92 (37.40%) TDD
8 83 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
9 82 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 81 (32.93%) MongoDB
10 81 (32.93%) DevOps
10 81 (32.93%) Jenkins
11 80 (32.52%) JBoss
12 70 (28.46%) Hadoop
13 68 (27.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 65 (26.42%) Git (software)
15 63 (25.61%) Multithreading
15 63 (25.61%) Spring
15 63 (25.61%) Software Engineering
16 62 (25.20%) Hibernate
16 62 (25.20%) Configuration Management
16 62 (25.20%) Jetty
16 62 (25.20%) BDD
16 62 (25.20%) Cobbler
16 62 (25.20%) Greenfield Project
17 61 (24.80%) Security Cleared
18 60 (24.39%) SC Cleared
19 56 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
20 55 (22.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 94 (38.21%) Tomcat
2 80 (32.52%) JBoss
3 62 (25.20%) Jetty
4 35 (14.23%) OpenStack
5 30 (12.20%) WebLogic
5 30 (12.20%) WebSphere
6 25 (10.16%) Apache
7 8 (3.25%) Confluence
8 6 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.41%) GemFire
11 1 (0.41%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 157 (63.82%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (10.57%) GitHub
4 22 (8.94%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (5.69%) Amazon S3
6 13 (5.28%) IaaS
7 12 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
7 12 (4.88%) AWS Fargate
7 12 (4.88%) AWS Lambda
7 12 (4.88%) PaaS
7 12 (4.88%) Serverless
8 7 (2.85%) OpenShift
9 4 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.22%) Datadog
10 3 (1.22%) SaaS
11 2 (0.81%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.81%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.94%) iSCSI
2 11 (4.47%) DNS
3 7 (2.85%) Firewall
4 6 (2.44%) DHCP
4 6 (2.44%) NetScaler
5 5 (2.03%) Internet
5 5 (2.03%) LAN
5 5 (2.03%) WAN
6 4 (1.63%) HTTP
6 4 (1.63%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.63%) SSL
6 4 (1.63%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.22%) DSL
8 2 (0.81%) Network Security
8 2 (0.81%) SSH
8 2 (0.81%) VPN
9 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.41%) NAS
9 1 (0.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (38.21%) NoSQL
2 81 (32.93%) MongoDB
3 70 (28.46%) Hadoop
4 50 (20.33%) PostgreSQL
5 35 (14.23%) MySQL
6 17 (6.91%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (3.25%) SQL Server
8 6 (2.44%) Redis
9 5 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.22%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.81%) Big Data
11 2 (0.81%) HBase
12 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.41%) DB2
12 1 (0.41%) Mahout
12 1 (0.41%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 81 (32.93%) Jenkins
2 65 (26.42%) Git (software)
3 30 (12.20%) MSTest
3 30 (12.20%) NUnit
4 24 (9.76%) Selenium
5 20 (8.13%) Subversion
6 12 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (4.88%) Visual Studio
7 11 (4.47%) JIRA
8 10 (4.07%) GitLab
8 10 (4.07%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.63%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.81%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.81%) Gradle
11 2 (0.81%) gulp
11 2 (0.81%) Protractor
12 1 (0.41%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.41%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (1.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.22%) Finance
3 2 (0.81%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.81%) Retail
4 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (43.90%) Developer
2 91 (36.99%) Java Developer
3 53 (21.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 32 (13.01%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (5.28%) Cloud Developer
6 10 (4.07%) AWS Developer
6 10 (4.07%) Team Leader
7 9 (3.66%) Architect
8 8 (3.25%) Lead DevOps
9 7 (2.85%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (2.85%) Senior DevOps
9 7 (2.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 7 (2.85%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 6 (2.44%) AWS DevOps
10 6 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (2.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 5 (2.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (2.03%) Technical Delivery Manager
11 5 (2.03%) Technical Manager
12 4 (1.63%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (25.61%) Spring
2 62 (25.20%) Hibernate
3 13 (5.28%) JSON
3 13 (5.28%) Vue.js
4 8 (3.25%) Elastic Stack
4 8 (3.25%) Kafka
4 8 (3.25%) Web Services
5 6 (2.44%) LDAP
6 5 (2.03%) Node.js
6 5 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (2.03%) Sensu
7 4 (1.63%) POSIX
7 4 (1.63%) REST
7 4 (1.63%) SOAP
8 2 (0.81%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.81%) OAuth
8 2 (0.81%) RESTful
8 2 (0.81%) WireMock
8 2 (0.81%) XML
9 1 (0.41%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 62 (25.20%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (5.28%) Public Cloud
3 12 (4.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.44%) CMDB
4 6 (2.44%) PKI
5 5 (2.03%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.63%) iSeries
6 4 (1.63%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.81%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 118 (47.97%) Linux
2 55 (22.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 50 (20.33%) Windows
4 24 (9.76%) CentOS
5 8 (3.25%) Windows Server
6 7 (2.85%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.44%) SUSE
7 6 (2.44%) Unix
8 3 (1.22%) DC/OS
9 2 (0.81%) Debian
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (37.40%) TDD
2 83 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (32.93%) DevOps
4 68 (27.64%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 63 (25.61%) Multithreading
5 63 (25.61%) Software Engineering
6 62 (25.20%) BDD
6 62 (25.20%) Configuration Management
7 56 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (14.63%) Migration
9 30 (12.20%) OO
9 30 (12.20%) Scrum
10 28 (11.38%) ITIL
11 25 (10.16%) Continuous Delivery
11 25 (10.16%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (9.76%) Capacity Management
12 24 (9.76%) Test Scripting
13 22 (8.94%) High Availability
14 20 (8.13%) Auto-Scaling
14 20 (8.13%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 111 (45.12%) Java
2 26 (10.57%) Python
3 16 (6.50%) Bash Shell
4 15 (6.10%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.66%) PowerShell
6 7 (2.85%) Perl
6 7 (2.85%) Shell Script
6 7 (2.85%) SQL
7 5 (2.03%) Groovy
8 4 (1.63%) PHP
9 2 (0.81%) Korn
10 1 (0.41%) C
10 1 (0.41%) C++
10 1 (0.41%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 61 (24.80%) Security Cleared
2 60 (24.39%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.66%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.22%) Degree
4 3 (1.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (16.26%) Docker
2 22 (8.94%) NFS
3 18 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (5.28%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (2.44%) iptables
5 6 (2.44%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.63%) KVM
6 4 (1.63%) vSphere
6 4 (1.63%) Xen
7 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.22%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.41%) HDFS
8 1 (0.41%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.41%) OpenDJ
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 181 (73.58%) Puppet
2 151 (61.38%) Opscode Chef
3 62 (25.20%) Cobbler
4 36 (14.63%) Kubernetes
5 30 (12.20%) Terraform
6 16 (6.50%) Packer
7 12 (4.88%) CloudForms
7 12 (4.88%) SCOrch
8 8 (3.25%) Red Hat Satellite
9 6 (2.44%) SELinux
10 5 (2.03%) Consul
10 5 (2.03%) Grafana
10 5 (2.03%) Kibana
10 5 (2.03%) logstash
10 5 (2.03%) Prometheus
10 5 (2.03%) Uchiwa
10 5 (2.03%) yum
11 3 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.81%) OpenVAS
12 2 (0.81%) systemd
Vendors
1 46 (18.70%) Red Hat
2 40 (16.26%) Oracle
3 35 (14.23%) Microsoft
4 25 (10.16%) VMware
5 23 (9.35%) Atlassian
6 14 (5.69%) ServiceNow
7 9 (3.66%) CA
7 9 (3.66%) Cisco
7 9 (3.66%) Splunk
8 7 (2.85%) Citrix
9 5 (2.03%) McAfee
10 4 (1.63%) Google
10 4 (1.63%) IBM
10 4 (1.63%) SaltStack
11 3 (1.22%) BMC
11 3 (1.22%) New Relic
11 3 (1.22%) Remedy
12 2 (0.81%) ForgeRock
12 2 (0.81%) Infoblox
13 1 (0.41%) F5