Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 54 68
Rank change year-on-year +6 +14 -14
Contract jobs citing Ansible 23 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.80% 1.34% 0.89%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.49% 20.93% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 6
Northamptonshire median daily rate £413 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £325 £478 £454
90th Percentile £546 £623 £569
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £475 £525
% change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52% +7.69%
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 118 43 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 14.39% 6.41% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 23 62
Northamptonshire median daily rate £385 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.70% -21.74%
10th Percentile £301 £290 £201
90th Percentile £508 £513 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% -8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £18.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £14.10 £17.50
% change year-on-year +24.10% -19.43% +29.63%

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

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 11 December 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 11 December 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 +4 18 £425 -22.73%
Ansible
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 19 (82.61%) DevOps
2 17 (73.91%) Jenkins
3 14 (60.87%) Docker
3 14 (60.87%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
5 12 (52.17%) Linux
6 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (47.83%) Puppet
7 10 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (39.13%) Subversion
9 8 (34.78%) Web Services
9 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (34.78%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (30.43%) Kubernetes
10 7 (30.43%) Bitbucket
11 6 (26.09%) Terraform
11 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
11 6 (26.09%) Python
11 6 (26.09%) SSL
11 6 (26.09%) JIRA
11 6 (26.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
12 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (21.74%) Amazon S3
12 5 (21.74%) Confluence
12 5 (21.74%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (21.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (21.74%) Kafka
13 4 (17.39%) AppDynamics
13 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra

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 (21.74%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 14 (60.87%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (34.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon S3
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.35%) Google App Engine
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (4.35%) OpenShift
5 1 (4.35%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SSL
2 4 (17.39%) DHCP
2 4 (17.39%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) HTTP
2 4 (17.39%) IPsec
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) DSL
4 2 (8.70%) SSH
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) Jenkins
2 13 (56.52%) Git (software)
3 9 (39.13%) Subversion
4 7 (30.43%) Bitbucket
5 6 (26.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (26.09%) JIRA
5 6 (26.09%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.35%) Appium
6 1 (4.35%) Artifactory
6 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.35%) GitLab
6 1 (4.35%) GoCD
6 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
6 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (4.35%) Protractor
6 1 (4.35%) Selenium
6 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
6 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) AWS DevOps
3 3 (13.04%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Cassandra DBA
3 3 (13.04%) DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (4.35%) QA Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) Kafka
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) REST
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Unix
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) DevOps
2 11 (47.83%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
5 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Low Latency
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) QA Automation
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.35%) API Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (4.35%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.35%) High Availability
8 1 (4.35%) Kanban
8 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.35%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Python
2 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.35%) Go
5 1 (4.35%) Groovy
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Puppet
2 10 (43.48%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (30.43%) Kubernetes
4 6 (26.09%) Terraform
5 1 (4.35%) Consul
5 1 (4.35%) Grafana
5 1 (4.35%) Kibana
5 1 (4.35%) logstash
5 1 (4.35%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Ab Initio
1 4 (17.39%) AppDynamics
1 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Splunk