Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 79 155
Rank change year-on-year +19 +76 -45
Contract jobs citing Ansible 83 61 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.71% 2.38% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.33% 20.40% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 46 4
Leeds median daily rate £465 £490 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.10% +6.52% +26.90%
10th Percentile £390 £376 £354
90th Percentile £599 £588 £564
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £475 £460
% change year-on-year - +3.26% +26.90%
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 283 299 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 12.65% 11.65% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 215 181
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.65% +12.14%
10th Percentile £300 £233 £243
90th Percentile £575 £565 £513
West Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £430 £380
% change year-on-year +2.44% +13.03% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Leeds median hourly rate £12.25 £30.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.17% +33.33% +32.35%
10th Percentile £11.03 £30.00 £21.25
90th Percentile £13.68 £30.00 £23.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £22.25 £17.01
% change year-on-year -43.82% +30.79% +23.73%

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 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Leeds

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 66 (79.52%) DevOps
2 59 (71.08%) Python
3 53 (63.86%) Puppet
4 44 (53.01%) Jenkins
5 43 (51.81%) Linux
6 41 (49.40%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (48.19%) Git (software)
8 39 (46.99%) Docker
9 33 (39.76%) Java
9 33 (39.76%) Configuration Management
10 32 (38.55%) Bash Shell
10 32 (38.55%) Opscode Chef
11 30 (36.14%) Kafka
11 30 (36.14%) Hadoop
12 28 (33.73%) Ruby
13 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (31.33%) Apache Spark
15 25 (30.12%) HBase
15 25 (30.12%) Big Data
16 21 (25.30%) JIRA
17 20 (24.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 20 (24.10%) Apache Hive
17 20 (24.10%) Shell Script
17 20 (24.10%) ETL
17 20 (24.10%) MapReduce
17 20 (24.10%) Apache Flume
17 20 (24.10%) GitHub
17 20 (24.10%) Sqoop
17 20 (24.10%) Impala
17 20 (24.10%) Spark Streaming

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 26 (31.33%) Apache Spark
2 14 (16.87%) OpenStack
3 11 (13.25%) Confluence
4 7 (8.43%) Apache
4 7 (8.43%) nginx
5 5 (6.02%) Apache Solr
5 5 (6.02%) JBoss
5 5 (6.02%) Jetty
5 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.02%) Tornado
5 5 (6.02%) WebLogic
6 3 (3.61%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (2.41%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.10%) GitHub
2 15 (18.07%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (7.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (7.23%) Slack
5 2 (2.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.41%) PaaS
6 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.20%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.43%) LAN
1 7 (8.43%) VPN
1 7 (8.43%) WAN
2 6 (7.23%) HTTP
3 5 (6.02%) AMQP
3 5 (6.02%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.41%) DNS
4 2 (2.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.14%) Hadoop
2 25 (30.12%) Big Data
2 25 (30.12%) HBase
3 20 (24.10%) Apache Hive
3 20 (24.10%) Impala
3 20 (24.10%) Sqoop
4 16 (19.28%) NoSQL
5 7 (8.43%) MongoDB
6 6 (7.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (7.23%) Redis
6 6 (7.23%) Riak
7 5 (6.02%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.20%) Event Store
8 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (53.01%) Jenkins
2 40 (48.19%) Git (software)
3 21 (25.30%) JIRA
4 11 (13.25%) Cucumber
5 10 (12.05%) Talend Open Studio
6 8 (9.64%) Vagrant
7 6 (7.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (7.23%) Selenium
7 6 (7.23%) SonarQube
8 5 (6.02%) FitNesse
8 5 (6.02%) JBehave
8 5 (6.02%) Maven
9 4 (4.82%) GoCD
9 4 (4.82%) Travis CI
10 2 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (15.66%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Electronics
2 9 (10.84%) Manufacturing
2 9 (10.84%) Marketing
2 9 (10.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (53.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Developer
3 12 (14.46%) Data Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Linux Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 11 (13.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 11 (13.25%) Senior DevOps
5 9 (10.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Big Data Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) DevOps Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Platform Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Cloud Consultant
10 2 (2.41%) Cloud Developer
10 2 (2.41%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Senior Data Engineer
10 2 (2.41%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.14%) Kafka
2 20 (24.10%) Spark Streaming
3 15 (18.07%) Node.js
4 11 (13.25%) Spring
5 10 (12.05%) Apache Camel
5 10 (12.05%) Sensu
5 10 (12.05%) Spring Boot
6 7 (8.43%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (7.23%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.23%) Hibernate
7 6 (7.23%) REST
8 5 (6.02%) Drools
8 5 (6.02%) Flask
8 5 (6.02%) Gherkin
8 5 (6.02%) JMS
9 1 (1.20%) CSS3
9 1 (1.20%) Dropwizard
9 1 (1.20%) HTML5
9 1 (1.20%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Clustering
2 8 (9.64%) Public Cloud
3 5 (6.02%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.41%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (51.81%) Linux
2 20 (24.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.61%) CentOS
4 2 (2.41%) Solaris
4 2 (2.41%) Windows
5 1 (1.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (79.52%) DevOps
2 41 (49.40%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (39.76%) Configuration Management
4 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (24.10%) ETL
5 20 (24.10%) MapReduce
6 16 (19.28%) Open Source
7 14 (16.87%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (16.87%) Microservices
8 11 (13.25%) BDD
8 11 (13.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (13.25%) Scrum
8 11 (13.25%) TDD
9 9 (10.84%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (10.84%) Data Modelling
9 9 (10.84%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (10.84%) Load Balancing
9 9 (10.84%) Mentoring
9 9 (10.84%) Programme Management
9 9 (10.84%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (71.08%) Python
2 33 (39.76%) Java
3 32 (38.55%) Bash Shell
4 28 (33.73%) Ruby
5 20 (24.10%) Shell Script
6 15 (18.07%) SQL
7 13 (15.66%) PHP
8 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
8 10 (12.05%) Scala
9 9 (10.84%) Perl
10 5 (6.02%) Go
11 4 (4.82%) C#
11 4 (4.82%) C++
12 1 (1.20%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Security Cleared
2 12 (14.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) GCP
System Software
1 39 (46.99%) Docker
2 20 (24.10%) Apache Flume
3 6 (7.23%) VMware NSX
4 5 (6.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (6.02%) HDFS
4 5 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 53 (63.86%) Puppet
2 32 (38.55%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (19.28%) Terraform
4 10 (12.05%) Kubernetes
4 10 (12.05%) Prometheus
5 7 (8.43%) Salt
6 6 (7.23%) vCenter Server
6 6 (7.23%) vRealize
7 3 (3.61%) CFEngine
8 1 (1.20%) Grafana
8 1 (1.20%) Graphite
8 1 (1.20%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.20%) Marathon
8 1 (1.20%) Mesos
8 1 (1.20%) Nagios
8 1 (1.20%) Opsview
8 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (1.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Informatica
1 10 (12.05%) Talend
2 9 (10.84%) SAP
3 7 (8.43%) VMware
4 6 (7.23%) Oracle
4 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.23%) SaltStack
4 6 (7.23%) Splunk
5 3 (3.61%) F5
6 2 (2.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco
6 2 (2.41%) Juniper
7 1 (1.20%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.20%) Google
7 1 (1.20%) New Relic