Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 16 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
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 61 89
Rank change year-on-year -11 +28 +64
Contract jobs citing Ansible 81 79 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.36% 3.61% 2.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.36% 28.52% 18.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 65 56
Leeds median daily rate £488 £460 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.98% -16.36% +32.53%
10th Percentile £375 £379 £349
90th Percentile £656 £563 £588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £463 £500
% change year-on-year +5.41% -7.50% +20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 296 277 372
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.28% 12.64% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 190 258
Leeds median daily rate £475 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £336 £268 £263
90th Percentile £638 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +12.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Leeds median hourly rate £20.60 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.80% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.80 £12.25 -
% change year-on-year +69.78% - -

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Leeds

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Leeds

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 55 (67.90%) Jenkins
2 48 (59.26%) Python
3 42 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
4 41 (50.62%) Puppet
4 41 (50.62%) DevOps
5 38 (46.91%) Git (software)
6 34 (41.98%) Linux
7 33 (40.74%) Docker
7 33 (40.74%) Terraform
8 30 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (35.80%) Java
10 27 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 26 (32.10%) Opscode Chef
11 26 (32.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (32.10%) Bash Shell
12 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (23.46%) MongoDB
14 18 (22.22%) Perl
14 18 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
15 17 (20.99%) Amazon EC2
16 16 (19.75%) nginx
16 16 (19.75%) Red Hat
16 16 (19.75%) TDD
17 15 (18.52%) Hadoop
18 14 (17.28%) NoSQL
18 14 (17.28%) Ruby
18 14 (17.28%) PHP
18 14 (17.28%) SQL
18 14 (17.28%) Microservices
18 14 (17.28%) Apache Spark

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 16 (19.75%) nginx
2 14 (17.28%) Apache Spark
3 12 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (12.35%) Apache
5 5 (6.17%) OpenStack
6 4 (4.94%) Anypoint
6 4 (4.94%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (4.94%) Confluence
7 2 (2.47%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.47%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 17 (20.99%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (17.28%) Serverless
5 13 (16.05%) Amazon S3
5 13 (16.05%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (14.81%) Amazon ELB
6 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (14.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (8.64%) PaaS
8 5 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (6.17%) GitHub
8 5 (6.17%) IaaS
9 4 (4.94%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (4.94%) Slack
10 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (2.47%) OpenShift
11 1 (1.23%) npm
11 1 (1.23%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) Firewall
2 7 (8.64%) HTTP
3 1 (1.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) MongoDB
2 15 (18.52%) Hadoop
3 14 (17.28%) NoSQL
4 13 (16.05%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (14.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (14.81%) CouchDB
5 12 (14.81%) GIS
5 12 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (14.81%) Redis
6 11 (13.58%) Riak
7 6 (7.41%) MySQL
8 4 (4.94%) Big Data
9 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.47%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 55 (67.90%) Jenkins
2 38 (46.91%) Git (software)
3 13 (16.05%) Mercurial
3 13 (16.05%) Subversion
4 9 (11.11%) SonarQube
5 5 (6.17%) JIRA
5 5 (6.17%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (4.94%) Cucumber
6 4 (4.94%) Maven
6 4 (4.94%) Selenium
7 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (2.47%) ProC
8 1 (1.23%) Ant
8 1 (1.23%) Grunt
8 1 (1.23%) Liquibase
8 1 (1.23%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.23%) RSpec
8 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (2.47%) Games
1 2 (2.47%) Online Betting
1 2 (2.47%) Retail
2 1 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (29.63%) Developer
3 19 (23.46%) Python Developer
4 13 (16.05%) Consultant
5 10 (12.35%) AWS Consultant
6 9 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Architect
8 6 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
8 6 (7.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
9 5 (6.17%) AWS Architect
9 5 (6.17%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Automation Consultant
10 4 (4.94%) Automation Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Lead DevOps
10 4 (4.94%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Ruby Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (6.17%) Kafka
3 4 (4.94%) Spring
3 4 (4.94%) Spring Boot
4 3 (3.70%) RESTful
5 2 (2.47%) J2EE
5 2 (2.47%) Middleware
5 2 (2.47%) OC4J
5 2 (2.47%) PySpark
5 2 (2.47%) Serverless Framework
6 1 (1.23%) Compass CSS Framework
6 1 (1.23%) CSS
6 1 (1.23%) HTML
6 1 (1.23%) HTML5
6 1 (1.23%) LESS
6 1 (1.23%) Node.js
6 1 (1.23%) Sass
6 1 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 9 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 4 (4.94%) Clustering
3 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.98%) Linux
2 26 (32.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (8.64%) CentOS
4 3 (3.70%) Unix
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.62%) DevOps
2 30 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (19.75%) TDD
6 14 (17.28%) Microservices
7 12 (14.81%) Auto-Scaling
7 12 (14.81%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.64%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (8.64%) IT Strategy
10 5 (6.17%) High Availability
10 5 (6.17%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.17%) Release Management
10 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.17%) Software Architecture
10 5 (6.17%) Workflow
11 4 (4.94%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.70%) Coaching
12 3 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (59.26%) Python
2 29 (35.80%) Java
3 26 (32.10%) Bash Shell
4 18 (22.22%) Perl
5 14 (17.28%) PHP
5 14 (17.28%) Ruby
5 14 (17.28%) SQL
6 12 (14.81%) Go
7 9 (11.11%) Shell Script
8 7 (8.64%) Groovy
9 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.47%) C
10 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.23%) C#
11 1 (1.23%) C++
11 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.23%) PMO
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 33 (40.74%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.23%) HDFS
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (50.62%) Puppet
2 33 (40.74%) Terraform
3 26 (32.10%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (16.05%) Salt
5 8 (9.88%) Kubernetes
6 6 (7.41%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.47%) Data Guard
7 2 (2.47%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.23%) Mesos
8 1 (1.23%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.23%) Rancher
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Red Hat
2 6 (7.41%) Splunk
3 4 (4.94%) AppDynamics
3 4 (4.94%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.70%) Google
5 2 (2.47%) Apigee
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle
6 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.23%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.23%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.23%) VMware