Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 102 128
Rank change year-on-year +36 +26 +41
Contract jobs citing Ansible 111 75 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.06% 1.97% 1.04%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.52% 11.76% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 62 27
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £489 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.93% -0.26% +22.50%
10th Percentile £343 £414 £425
90th Percentile £600 £586 £568
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £61.25 -

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 541 638 545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 14.92% 16.75% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 376 334
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.36% +0.75%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 20
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.81 £20.00 £33.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.96% -40.07% -5.99%
10th Percentile £13.63 £15.14 £10.13
90th Percentile £44.83 £24.76 £74.34
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -31.43% +2.94% -33.98%

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019. 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 +10 26 £400 -28.89% 2
Basingstoke +16 20 £600 +30.43% 7
Fleet - 10 £475 - 2
Winchester +14 9 £575 +25.00% 1
Southampton -15 9 £475 -9.52% 7
Eastleigh +2 3 £525 +10.53% 1
Farnborough +1 3 £525 - 6
Fareham 0 2 £438 -10.26% 1
Romsey -3 2 - -
Hook - 1 - - 1
Andover - 1 £438 -
Ansible
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 65 (58.56%) Linux
2 56 (50.45%) DevOps
3 50 (45.05%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (42.34%) Security Cleared
5 46 (41.44%) Docker
6 45 (40.54%) Puppet
6 45 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (39.64%) Java
8 41 (36.94%) SC Cleared
9 40 (36.04%) Amazon AWS
10 37 (33.33%) Jenkins
10 37 (33.33%) Kubernetes
11 35 (31.53%) Python
12 30 (27.03%) Terraform
13 29 (26.13%) Configuration Management
14 24 (21.62%) Git (software)
14 24 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (20.72%) Red Hat
15 23 (20.72%) Microservices
16 20 (18.02%) Microsoft Azure
17 19 (17.12%) OpenShift
18 18 (16.22%) TDD
18 18 (16.22%) Ubuntu
18 18 (16.22%) Scrum
18 18 (16.22%) Infrastructure as Code
19 17 (15.32%) SQL
19 17 (15.32%) Kafka
20 16 (14.41%) NoSQL
20 16 (14.41%) VMware
21 15 (13.51%) Apache

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 15 (13.51%) Apache
2 12 (10.81%) JBoss
3 9 (8.11%) Apache Spark
4 8 (7.21%) Tomcat
5 6 (5.41%) MS Exchange
5 6 (5.41%) nginx
5 6 (5.41%) WebSphere
6 5 (4.50%) Confluence
7 4 (3.60%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (3.60%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.70%) GemFire
8 3 (2.70%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.80%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (36.04%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (18.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (17.12%) OpenShift
4 12 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (10.81%) GitHub
5 11 (9.91%) IaaS
6 8 (7.21%) IBM Cloud
7 6 (5.41%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (5.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (5.41%) PaaS
8 5 (4.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (4.50%) Serverless
9 4 (3.60%) Amazon ELB
9 4 (3.60%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (3.60%) Amazon S3
10 3 (2.70%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (1.80%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (1.80%) npm
11 2 (1.80%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.01%) VPN
2 6 (5.41%) DSL
2 6 (5.41%) Network Security
2 6 (5.41%) SSL
2 6 (5.41%) VLAN
2 6 (5.41%) VSAN
3 4 (3.60%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (3.60%) iSCSI
3 4 (3.60%) LAN
3 4 (3.60%) WAN
4 3 (2.70%) Firewall
5 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.80%) tcpdump
5 2 (1.80%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.90%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.90%) Multicast
6 1 (0.90%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.41%) NoSQL
2 14 (12.61%) MongoDB
2 14 (12.61%) MySQL
3 12 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (9.01%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (6.31%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.50%) Big Data
6 5 (4.50%) MariaDB
6 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.70%) HBase
7 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.90%) MS Access
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.90%) Redis
9 1 (0.90%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 37 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 24 (21.62%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.71%) JIRA
4 11 (9.91%) Vagrant
5 8 (7.21%) JUnit
5 8 (7.21%) Mockito
5 8 (7.21%) Selenium
5 8 (7.21%) Travis CI
6 7 (6.31%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (5.41%) Artifactory
8 5 (4.50%) Bitbucket
8 5 (4.50%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.50%) Protractor
9 4 (3.60%) git-flow
9 4 (3.60%) GitLab
9 4 (3.60%) Maven
10 3 (2.70%) Gradle
10 3 (2.70%) Liquibase
10 3 (2.70%) MSTest
10 3 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 10 (9.01%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Retail
3 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.60%) Electronics
4 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.60%) Marketing
5 1 (0.90%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (23.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (19.82%) Developer
3 17 (15.32%) Java Developer
4 14 (12.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (12.61%) Linux Engineer
5 8 (7.21%) Consultant
6 6 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 6 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (4.50%) Administrator
7 5 (4.50%) Architect
7 5 (4.50%) Data Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) DevOps Consultant
8 4 (3.60%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) Python Developer
8 4 (3.60%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (2.70%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) Java Development Team Leader
9 3 (2.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.32%) Kafka
2 15 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (10.81%) RESTful
4 11 (9.91%) AngularJS
4 11 (9.91%) Spring
5 10 (9.01%) Hibernate
5 10 (9.01%) Middleware
6 9 (8.11%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (8.11%) JMS
6 9 (8.11%) Node.js
7 7 (6.31%) JPA
8 6 (5.41%) Spring Boot
9 5 (4.50%) React
10 4 (3.60%) WireMock
11 3 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (2.70%) LDAP
11 3 (2.70%) LEMP Stack
11 3 (2.70%) Ultra Messaging
12 2 (1.80%) Web Services
13 1 (0.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.50%) Cloud Native
2 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
4 2 (1.80%) DataPower
4 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.80%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.90%) NHS
5 1 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 65 (58.56%) Linux
2 18 (16.22%) Ubuntu
3 14 (12.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (12.61%) Windows
4 10 (9.01%) Mac OS
5 7 (6.31%) VMS
6 4 (3.60%) Unix
6 4 (3.60%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.70%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.70%) zOS
8 2 (1.80%) Android
8 2 (1.80%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (50.45%) DevOps
2 45 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (26.13%) Configuration Management
4 24 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (20.72%) Microservices
6 18 (16.22%) Infrastructure as Code
6 18 (16.22%) Scrum
6 18 (16.22%) TDD
7 14 (12.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 14 (12.61%) ITIL
8 13 (11.71%) Kanban
8 13 (11.71%) Test Automation
9 9 (8.11%) Capacity Management
9 9 (8.11%) OO
9 9 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (8.11%) Test Scripting
10 8 (7.21%) Asset Management
10 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.21%) Migration
10 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.64%) Java
2 35 (31.53%) Python
3 17 (15.32%) SQL
4 15 (13.51%) Java 8
5 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.11%) Go
7 8 (7.21%) Groovy
8 7 (6.31%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.41%) Perl
10 5 (4.50%) C
11 4 (3.60%) Korn
12 3 (2.70%) C++
12 3 (2.70%) R
12 3 (2.70%) Ruby
12 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.80%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.80%) Scala
14 1 (0.90%) ES7
14 1 (0.90%) Rust
14 1 (0.90%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 47 (42.34%) Security Cleared
2 41 (36.94%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.41%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.50%) RHCSA
5 4 (3.60%) Degree
6 3 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.90%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.90%) CCNA
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.90%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 46 (41.44%) Docker
2 11 (9.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.01%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (7.21%) vSphere
5 6 (5.41%) Active Directory
6 4 (3.60%) NFS
7 2 (1.80%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.80%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.90%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.90%) HDFS
8 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 50 (45.05%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (40.54%) Puppet
3 37 (33.33%) Kubernetes
4 30 (27.03%) Terraform
5 8 (7.21%) vCenter Server
6 6 (5.41%) Packer
7 5 (4.50%) HAProxy
8 3 (2.70%) Kibana
8 3 (2.70%) logstash
9 2 (1.80%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.80%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.90%) Consul
10 1 (0.90%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.90%) Mesos
10 1 (0.90%) Nagios
10 1 (0.90%) Network Intrusion Detection System
10 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (20.72%) Red Hat
2 16 (14.41%) VMware
3 14 (12.61%) Cisco
4 12 (10.81%) Atlassian
5 11 (9.91%) Google
5 11 (9.91%) Microsoft
6 9 (8.11%) IBM
6 9 (8.11%) Oracle
7 7 (6.31%) Dell
8 4 (3.60%) HP
8 4 (3.60%) SAP
9 3 (2.70%) EMC
9 3 (2.70%) NetApp
9 3 (2.70%) Splunk
9 3 (2.70%) Veeam
10 2 (1.80%) Samsung
11 1 (0.90%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.90%) Sonatype