Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 120 165
Rank change year-on-year +80 +45 +12
Contract jobs citing Ansible 180 36 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.87% 1.02% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.53% 7.41% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 27 10
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +15.15% +10.00%
10th Percentile £368 £420 £327
90th Percentile £548 £550 £516
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +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 631 486 572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.07% 13.82% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 307 346
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £320 £250 £269
90th Percentile £575 £531 £541
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 27
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.25 £20.12 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.32% -61.68% +212.04%
10th Percentile £10.64 £10.24 £22.20
90th Percentile £45.05 £43.75 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £27.44
% change year-on-year +18.64% -46.24% +35.93%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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
Southampton +12 40 £525 +2.94% 4
Portsmouth - 29 £525 -
Basingstoke +30 27 £428 -7.67% 6
Fleet -7 15 £328 -0.58% 4
Fareham - 14 £500 - 4
Winchester -4 12 £460 +2.22% 1
Havant - 8 - -
Romsey - 4 £581 - 4
Farnborough - 3 £490 - 4
Eastleigh +3 1 £475 -5.00%
Ansible
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 119 (66.11%) Puppet
2 108 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 106 (58.89%) Opscode Chef
4 88 (48.89%) Linux
5 73 (40.56%) Java
6 65 (36.11%) DevOps
6 65 (36.11%) MongoDB
7 63 (35.00%) JBoss
8 61 (33.89%) Jenkins
9 59 (32.78%) Tomcat
10 58 (32.22%) NoSQL
11 57 (31.67%) TDD
12 56 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
13 52 (28.89%) Git (software)
13 52 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
14 51 (28.33%) Hadoop
14 51 (28.33%) Security Cleared
15 50 (27.78%) SC Cleared
16 47 (26.11%) Multithreading
16 47 (26.11%) Spring
16 47 (26.11%) Software Engineering
16 47 (26.11%) Greenfield Project
16 47 (26.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 46 (25.56%) BDD
17 46 (25.56%) Cobbler
17 46 (25.56%) Hibernate
17 46 (25.56%) Jetty
18 41 (22.78%) Configuration Management
19 37 (20.56%) Red Hat
19 37 (20.56%) 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 63 (35.00%) JBoss
2 59 (32.78%) Tomcat
3 46 (25.56%) Jetty
4 19 (10.56%) Apache
5 17 (9.44%) OpenStack
6 11 (6.11%) WebLogic
6 11 (6.11%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.22%) Confluence
9 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.56%) GemFire
9 1 (0.56%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 108 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (8.33%) GitHub
4 14 (7.78%) IaaS
4 14 (7.78%) PaaS
5 12 (6.67%) Amazon S3
5 12 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
5 12 (6.67%) AWS Fargate
5 12 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
5 12 (6.67%) Serverless
6 5 (2.78%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.44%) iSCSI
2 13 (7.22%) DNS
3 8 (4.44%) DHCP
4 7 (3.89%) Firewall
4 7 (3.89%) Internet
5 4 (2.22%) HTTP
5 4 (2.22%) HTTPS
5 4 (2.22%) LAN
5 4 (2.22%) SSL
5 4 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.22%) WAN
6 2 (1.11%) SSH
6 2 (1.11%) VPN
7 1 (0.56%) NAS
7 1 (0.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (36.11%) MongoDB
2 58 (32.22%) NoSQL
3 51 (28.33%) Hadoop
4 24 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (8.33%) MySQL
6 11 (6.11%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (3.33%) Redis
8 4 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.11%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.56%) DB2
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 61 (33.89%) Jenkins
2 52 (28.89%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 13 (7.22%) Selenium
4 12 (6.67%) Subversion
4 12 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 11 (6.11%) MSTest
5 11 (6.11%) NUnit
6 9 (5.00%) GitLab
7 7 (3.89%) JIRA
8 1 (0.56%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (2.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.67%) Finance
3 2 (1.11%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (0.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (40.56%) Developer
2 57 (31.67%) Java Developer
3 38 (21.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 26 (14.44%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (7.22%) Cloud Developer
6 9 (5.00%) Architect
6 9 (5.00%) AWS Developer
6 9 (5.00%) Team Leader
7 6 (3.33%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (3.33%) Lead DevOps
7 6 (3.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 5 (2.78%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (2.22%) Analyst
9 4 (2.22%) Automation Engineer
9 4 (2.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 4 (2.22%) Configuration Analyst
9 4 (2.22%) Consultant
9 4 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (2.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 3 (1.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (26.11%) Spring
2 46 (25.56%) Hibernate
3 13 (7.22%) JSON
3 13 (7.22%) Vue.js
4 9 (5.00%) Web Services
5 8 (4.44%) LDAP
6 7 (3.89%) REST
6 7 (3.89%) SOAP
7 5 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (2.78%) Kafka
7 5 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (2.78%) Sensu
8 4 (2.22%) POSIX
9 3 (1.67%) OAuth
10 2 (1.11%) Node.js
10 2 (1.11%) RESTful
10 2 (1.11%) XML
11 1 (0.56%) GraphQL
11 1 (0.56%) OpenID
11 1 (0.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.11%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 12 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 8 (4.44%) PKI
4 7 (3.89%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.22%) iSeries
5 4 (2.22%) Video on Demand
6 2 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 88 (48.89%) Linux
2 37 (20.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 35 (19.44%) Windows
4 12 (6.67%) CentOS
5 8 (4.44%) SUSE
5 8 (4.44%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.78%) Unix
7 3 (1.67%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (36.11%) DevOps
2 57 (31.67%) TDD
3 56 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (26.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 47 (26.11%) Multithreading
4 47 (26.11%) Software Engineering
5 46 (25.56%) BDD
6 41 (22.78%) Configuration Management
7 26 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (12.22%) Scrum
9 19 (10.56%) Test Scripting
10 18 (10.00%) ITIL
11 17 (9.44%) Capacity Management
11 17 (9.44%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (8.33%) High Availability
13 13 (7.22%) Auto-Scaling
13 13 (7.22%) Continuous Delivery
13 13 (7.22%) Software Delivery
14 12 (6.67%) Waterfall
15 11 (6.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 73 (40.56%) Java
2 21 (11.67%) Python
3 13 (7.22%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.89%) Perl
5 6 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.33%) SQL
6 5 (2.78%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.22%) PHP
8 3 (1.67%) Groovy
9 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 50 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.67%) RHCE
5 2 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (19.44%) Docker
2 17 (9.44%) NFS
3 11 (6.11%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (4.44%) iptables
6 4 (2.22%) KVM
6 4 (2.22%) vSphere
6 4 (2.22%) Xen
7 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.56%) OpenAM
7 1 (0.56%) OpenDJ
Systems Management
1 119 (66.11%) Puppet
2 106 (58.89%) Opscode Chef
3 46 (25.56%) Cobbler
4 22 (12.22%) Kubernetes
5 17 (9.44%) Terraform
6 12 (6.67%) CloudForms
6 12 (6.67%) SCOrch
7 8 (4.44%) Red Hat Satellite
7 8 (4.44%) SELinux
8 7 (3.89%) yum
9 5 (2.78%) Consul
9 5 (2.78%) Grafana
9 5 (2.78%) Kibana
9 5 (2.78%) logstash
9 5 (2.78%) Prometheus
9 5 (2.78%) Uchiwa
10 2 (1.11%) OpenVAS
10 2 (1.11%) systemd
11 1 (0.56%) Graylog
11 1 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 37 (20.56%) Red Hat
2 18 (10.00%) Oracle
3 13 (7.22%) Atlassian
3 13 (7.22%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.22%) VMware
4 6 (3.33%) CA
4 6 (3.33%) Splunk
5 5 (2.78%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.22%) BMC
6 4 (2.22%) IBM
6 4 (2.22%) Remedy
6 4 (2.22%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.11%) ATG
7 2 (1.11%) Cisco
7 2 (1.11%) ForgeRock
7 2 (1.11%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.56%) Citrix
8 1 (0.56%) F5