Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 74 123
Rank change year-on-year +24 +49 -25
Contract jobs citing Ansible 117 62 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.60% 2.91% 0.96%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.31% 28.31% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 50 22
Leeds median daily rate £430 £405 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.11% +6.64% +1.33%
10th Percentile £384 £325 £310
90th Percentile £600 £569 £574
West Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +4.88% -3.53% +13.33%
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 341 219 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.40% 10.30% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 141 227
Leeds median daily rate £430 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - +17.24%
10th Percentile £300 £293 £300
90th Percentile £592 £569 £572
West Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Leeds median hourly rate - £29.13 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +142.77% -33.79%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £10.31 £13.50
% change year-on-year +40.71% -23.67% -28.00%

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 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 86 (73.50%) Puppet
2 84 (71.79%) DevOps
3 82 (70.09%) Python
4 65 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
5 63 (53.85%) Jenkins
6 54 (46.15%) Bash Shell
7 52 (44.44%) Linux
8 49 (41.88%) Amazon AWS
8 49 (41.88%) Docker
9 42 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 39 (33.33%) Java
11 34 (29.06%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (28.21%) Git (software)
13 32 (27.35%) Shell Script
13 32 (27.35%) Configuration Management
14 30 (25.64%) Ruby
14 30 (25.64%) Deployment Automation
15 28 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (16.24%) Hadoop
16 19 (16.24%) Microsoft Azure
17 18 (15.38%) Big Data
17 18 (15.38%) PHP
18 17 (14.53%) Apache Hive
19 16 (13.68%) Terraform
19 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
20 15 (12.82%) Apache Spark
21 14 (11.97%) Splunk
21 14 (11.97%) Red Hat
22 13 (11.11%) Perl
22 13 (11.11%) TDD

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 15 (12.82%) Apache Spark
2 13 (11.11%) nginx
3 11 (9.40%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (8.55%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (6.84%) Apache Pig
5 8 (6.84%) OpenStack
6 6 (5.13%) Confluence
7 4 (3.42%) Anypoint
8 3 (2.56%) Apache
8 3 (2.56%) CloudStack
9 2 (1.71%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 49 (41.88%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (16.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (11.11%) GitHub
4 10 (8.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (7.69%) IaaS
6 7 (5.98%) PaaS
7 6 (5.13%) Slack
8 5 (4.27%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (4.27%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (3.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (3.42%) Amazon S3
9 4 (3.42%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (3.42%) CloudFront
9 4 (3.42%) Serverless
10 2 (1.71%) npm
11 1 (0.85%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) HTTP
2 4 (3.42%) Firewall
3 3 (2.56%) NAS
3 3 (2.56%) SAN
4 2 (1.71%) AMQP
4 2 (1.71%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.71%) LAN
4 2 (1.71%) Network Security
4 2 (1.71%) WAN
5 1 (0.85%) SMS
5 1 (0.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.24%) Hadoop
2 18 (15.38%) Big Data
3 17 (14.53%) Apache Hive
4 13 (11.11%) HBase
4 13 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 10 (8.55%) MySQL
6 7 (5.98%) Impala
6 7 (5.98%) SQL Server
6 7 (5.98%) Sqoop
7 6 (5.13%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.27%) Redis
9 4 (3.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.85%) Parquet
10 1 (0.85%) Riak
Development Applications
1 63 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 33 (28.21%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (6.84%) JIRA
5 7 (5.98%) SonarQube
6 6 (5.13%) Maven
7 5 (4.27%) Mercurial
7 5 (4.27%) Subversion
8 4 (3.42%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.42%) Selenium
9 3 (2.56%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.71%) Chocolatey
10 2 (1.71%) GitLab
10 2 (1.71%) Gradle
10 2 (1.71%) gulp
10 2 (1.71%) JUnit
10 2 (1.71%) Psake
10 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.71%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (1.71%) Finance
1 2 (1.71%) Retail
2 1 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (52.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (20.51%) Developer
3 15 (12.82%) Python Developer
4 13 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) AWS DevOps
5 12 (10.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.55%) Platform Engineer
6 10 (8.55%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (5.98%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (5.98%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.13%) Big Data Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Data Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Apache Spark Developer
9 5 (4.27%) DevOps Systems Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.27%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (3.42%) Lead DevOps
10 4 (3.42%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.42%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.69%) Kafka
2 7 (5.98%) RESTful
2 7 (5.98%) Spark Streaming
3 5 (4.27%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (3.42%) jQuery
4 4 (3.42%) Serverless Framework
4 4 (3.42%) Spring
4 4 (3.42%) Spring Boot
5 3 (2.56%) .NET
6 2 (1.71%) .NET Core
6 2 (1.71%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.71%) Apache Avro
6 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.71%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.71%) LDAP
6 2 (1.71%) Node.js
6 2 (1.71%) Web Services
7 1 (0.85%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.85%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Public Cloud
2 7 (5.98%) Clustering
3 4 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.71%) NHS
4 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (44.44%) Linux
2 42 (35.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (8.55%) CentOS
4 2 (1.71%) AIX
4 2 (1.71%) Debian
4 2 (1.71%) HPUX
4 2 (1.71%) Solaris
4 2 (1.71%) Unix
5 1 (0.85%) Android
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Windows
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (71.79%) DevOps
2 34 (29.06%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (27.35%) Configuration Management
4 30 (25.64%) Deployment Automation
5 28 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.11%) TDD
7 12 (10.26%) Microservices
8 9 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (7.69%) MapReduce
9 8 (6.84%) Load Balancing
9 8 (6.84%) Software Engineering
9 8 (6.84%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.98%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.98%) ETL
10 7 (5.98%) Mentoring
10 7 (5.98%) Reverse Engineering
10 7 (5.98%) Workflow
11 6 (5.13%) OO
12 5 (4.27%) Service Delivery
12 5 (4.27%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 82 (70.09%) Python
2 54 (46.15%) Bash Shell
3 39 (33.33%) Java
4 32 (27.35%) Shell Script
5 30 (25.64%) Ruby
6 18 (15.38%) PHP
7 16 (13.68%) JavaScript
8 13 (11.11%) Perl
9 12 (10.26%) SQL
10 11 (9.40%) C#
11 9 (7.69%) Scala
12 7 (5.98%) Groovy
13 6 (5.13%) C++
14 4 (3.42%) Go
14 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.27%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) GCP
3 1 (0.85%) PMO
System Software
1 49 (41.88%) Docker
2 9 (7.69%) Apache Flume
3 4 (3.42%) KVM
4 3 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.71%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.85%) vSphere
6 1 (0.85%) Xen
6 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 86 (73.50%) Puppet
2 65 (55.56%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (13.68%) Terraform
4 8 (6.84%) Salt
5 7 (5.98%) Kubernetes
6 5 (4.27%) CFEngine
7 4 (3.42%) Rancher
8 2 (1.71%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.71%) Oozie
8 2 (1.71%) vCenter Server
8 2 (1.71%) vRealize
8 2 (1.71%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 1 (0.85%) Grafana
9 1 (0.85%) Graphite
9 1 (0.85%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.85%) Marathon
9 1 (0.85%) Mesos
9 1 (0.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 14 (11.97%) Red Hat
1 14 (11.97%) Splunk
2 7 (5.98%) Google
2 7 (5.98%) Informatica
2 7 (5.98%) Talend
3 5 (4.27%) Oracle
3 5 (4.27%) VMware
4 4 (3.42%) AppDynamics
4 4 (3.42%) MuleSoft
5 3 (2.56%) Cloudera
5 3 (2.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.71%) F5
6 2 (1.71%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.85%) Blue Coat
7 1 (0.85%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.85%) New Relic