Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 22 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 53 61
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing Ansible 25 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.93% 1.05% 1.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.49% 12.73% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 8
Northamptonshire median daily rate £398 £338 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.78% -35.71% +10.53%
10th Percentile £333 £331 £467
90th Percentile £450 £344 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £413 £565
% change year-on-year +9.09% -26.99% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 122 55 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 14.30% 8.26% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 32 43
Northamptonshire median daily rate £380 £373 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.01% +10.37% -20.59%
10th Percentile £275 £290 £233
90th Percentile £458 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £395 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +12.86% -12.50% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year +23.20% -18.86% +34.62%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Northamptonshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Northamptonshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Northamptonshire

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Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Northampton -6 19 £398 +17.78% 2
Ansible
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 21 (84.00%) DevOps
2 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
3 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 15 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (56.00%) Puppet
5 14 (56.00%) Linux
6 12 (48.00%) Docker
7 10 (40.00%) Bitbucket
7 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) Subversion
8 8 (32.00%) SSL
8 8 (32.00%) Terraform
9 7 (28.00%) Kubernetes
9 7 (28.00%) Python
9 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
9 7 (28.00%) Web Services
9 7 (28.00%) Windows
10 6 (24.00%) HTTP
10 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (24.00%) DSL
10 6 (24.00%) JIRA
10 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
10 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
11 5 (20.00%) Confluence
11 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (20.00%) Rackspace
11 5 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (20.00%) AppDynamics

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (20.00%) Confluence
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 16 (64.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (12.00%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.00%) Google App Engine
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
5 1 (4.00%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) SSL
2 6 (24.00%) DSL
2 6 (24.00%) HTTP
2 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.00%) DHCP
3 5 (20.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) IPsec
4 4 (16.00%) SSH
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (40.00%) Bitbucket
4 8 (32.00%) Subversion
5 6 (24.00%) JIRA
6 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (16.00%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.00%) Appium
7 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
7 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
7 1 (4.00%) GitLab
7 1 (4.00%) GoCD
7 1 (4.00%) Jasmine
7 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (4.00%) Protractor
7 1 (4.00%) Selenium
7 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
7 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (12.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Cassandra DBA
2 3 (12.00%) DBA
3 1 (4.00%) Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Java Automation Tester
3 1 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (4.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
3 3 (12.00%) Kafka
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (4.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
2 1 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 4 (16.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) DevOps
2 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.00%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Low Latency
6 2 (8.00%) QA Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
7 1 (4.00%) High Availability
7 1 (4.00%) Kanban
7 1 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Open Source
7 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Python
2 6 (24.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
6 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.00%) Go
6 1 (4.00%) Groovy
6 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (56.00%) Puppet
3 8 (32.00%) Terraform
4 7 (28.00%) Kubernetes
5 1 (4.00%) Consul
5 1 (4.00%) Grafana
5 1 (4.00%) Kibana
5 1 (4.00%) logstash
5 1 (4.00%) Packer
5 1 (4.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) AppDynamics
1 5 (20.00%) Rackspace
2 4 (16.00%) Ab Initio
2 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Splunk