Period
to 16 January 2019

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 January 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
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 70 91
Rank change year-on-year +8 +21 +56
Contract jobs citing Ansible 82 68 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.48% 3.09% 2.04%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.85% 26.98% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 66 34
Leeds median daily rate £500 £469 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +6.53% -4.35%
10th Percentile £375 £388 £347
90th Percentile £666 £600 £588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £475 £428
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.11% -5.00%
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 330 252 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.99% 11.45% 11.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 191 196
Leeds median daily rate £450 £445 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +0.56% +5.99%
10th Percentile £330 £281 £215
90th Percentile £646 £575 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £430
% change year-on-year +2.86% +1.86% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Leeds median hourly rate £20.60 £12.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.16% -59.17% +33.33%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.18 £12.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +45.40% -13.79% +7.41%

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 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Leeds

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

1 53 (64.63%) Python
2 51 (62.20%) Jenkins
3 49 (59.76%) DevOps
4 44 (53.66%) Amazon AWS
5 39 (47.56%) Git (software)
6 36 (43.90%) Puppet
7 35 (42.68%) Terraform
8 31 (37.80%) Linux
9 30 (36.59%) nginx
9 30 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (34.15%) SQL
11 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (31.71%) TDD
11 26 (31.71%) Redis
11 26 (31.71%) MongoDB
11 26 (31.71%) NoSQL
11 26 (31.71%) Docker
12 25 (30.49%) RabbitMQ
12 25 (30.49%) Elasticsearch
13 24 (29.27%) Subversion
14 23 (28.05%) Mercurial
15 20 (24.39%) Apache Cassandra
15 20 (24.39%) Riak
15 20 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (23.17%) Configuration Management
16 19 (23.17%) GIS
16 19 (23.17%) PostgreSQL
16 19 (23.17%) CouchDB
16 19 (23.17%) Amazon EC2
17 18 (21.95%) Apache

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 30 (36.59%) nginx
2 25 (30.49%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (21.95%) Apache
4 16 (19.51%) Apache Spark
5 4 (4.88%) Confluence
6 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Magento
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 44 (53.66%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (23.17%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (21.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (19.51%) Amazon S3
5 14 (17.07%) Serverless
6 13 (15.85%) Amazon ELB
6 13 (15.85%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (15.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (4.88%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (3.66%) Route 53
9 3 (3.66%) Slack
10 2 (2.44%) Apigee
10 2 (2.44%) IaaS
10 2 (2.44%) OpenShift
10 2 (2.44%) PaaS
11 1 (1.22%) GitHub
11 1 (1.22%) npm
11 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) Firewall
2 6 (7.32%) HTTP
3 1 (1.22%) DNS
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.71%) MongoDB
1 26 (31.71%) NoSQL
1 26 (31.71%) Redis
2 20 (24.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (24.39%) Riak
3 19 (23.17%) CouchDB
3 19 (23.17%) GIS
3 19 (23.17%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (20.73%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (18.29%) Hadoop
6 7 (8.54%) MySQL
7 1 (1.22%) Big Data
7 1 (1.22%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 51 (62.20%) Jenkins
2 39 (47.56%) Git (software)
3 24 (29.27%) Subversion
4 23 (28.05%) Mercurial
5 9 (10.98%) SonarQube
6 4 (4.88%) JIRA
7 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.22%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.22%) Codeship
7 1 (1.22%) GitLab
7 1 (1.22%) Grunt
7 1 (1.22%) Maven
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.22%) ProC
7 1 (1.22%) RSpec
7 1 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (42.68%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (24.39%) Developer
3 18 (21.95%) Python Developer
4 14 (17.07%) Consultant
5 13 (15.85%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (12.20%) AWS Consultant
7 8 (9.76%) AWS DevOps
7 8 (9.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Architect
9 6 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Platform Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) AWS Architect
11 4 (4.88%) Automation Consultant
12 3 (3.66%) Cloud Consultant
12 3 (3.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 3 (3.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 3 (3.66%) Python Engineer
12 3 (3.66%) Software Engineer
13 2 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
13 2 (2.44%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.49%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (4.88%) .NET
2 4 (4.88%) Django
3 3 (3.66%) Web Services
4 2 (2.44%) Kafka
4 2 (2.44%) Node.js
4 2 (2.44%) Serverless Framework
5 1 (1.22%) Compass CSS Framework
5 1 (1.22%) CSS
5 1 (1.22%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.22%) HTML
5 1 (1.22%) HTML5
5 1 (1.22%) J2EE
5 1 (1.22%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.22%) LESS
5 1 (1.22%) Middleware
5 1 (1.22%) OC4J
5 1 (1.22%) React
5 1 (1.22%) RESTful
5 1 (1.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Public Cloud
2 3 (3.66%) Clustering
3 2 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Linux
2 20 (24.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (9.76%) CentOS
4 4 (4.88%) Unix
4 4 (4.88%) Windows
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.76%) DevOps
2 30 (36.59%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (31.71%) TDD
4 19 (23.17%) Configuration Management
5 17 (20.73%) Software Engineering
6 12 (14.63%) Auto-Scaling
7 10 (12.20%) Microservices
8 9 (10.98%) Computer Science
9 7 (8.54%) Customer Requirements
9 7 (8.54%) IT Strategy
9 7 (8.54%) Pair Programming
10 6 (7.32%) OO
11 5 (6.10%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (6.10%) Migration
11 5 (6.10%) Open Source
12 4 (4.88%) Coaching
12 4 (4.88%) Decision-Making
12 4 (4.88%) Load Balancing
12 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (64.63%) Python
2 28 (34.15%) SQL
3 17 (20.73%) Bash Shell
4 16 (19.51%) Perl
5 14 (17.07%) Java
6 11 (13.41%) Ruby
7 6 (7.32%) Go
8 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.66%) C#
9 3 (3.66%) C++
9 3 (3.66%) PHP
10 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.44%) R
11 1 (1.22%) C
11 1 (1.22%) Java 8
11 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (31.71%) Docker
2 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (43.90%) Puppet
2 35 (42.68%) Terraform
3 18 (21.95%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (17.07%) Kubernetes
5 4 (4.88%) Salt
6 3 (3.66%) Rancher
7 2 (2.44%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.44%) Mesos
7 2 (2.44%) Packer
7 2 (2.44%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.22%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.22%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.22%) Grafana
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (9.76%) Red Hat
2 3 (3.66%) Google
2 3 (3.66%) Splunk
3 2 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (1.22%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.22%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.22%) Computacenter
4 1 (1.22%) EMC
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.22%) NetApp
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle
4 1 (1.22%) PagerDuty
4 1 (1.22%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.22%) TOWER Software