Period
to 16 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 June 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 39 60
Rank change year-on-year +11 +21 -2
Contract jobs citing Ansible 65 28 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 7.44% 3.97% 1.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 50.00% 24.56% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 22 7
Sheffield median daily rate £468 £475 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% -4.04% -15.74%
10th Percentile £400 £401 £411
90th Percentile £552 £571 £534
South Yorkshire median daily rate £468 £486 £495
% change year-on-year -3.75% -1.77% -13.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South 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 Sheffield with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 130 114 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 14.87% 16.17% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 80 38
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% -4.97%
10th Percentile £180 £313 £279
90th Percentile £550 £560 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Sheffield median hourly rate £12.50 £66.67 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -81.25% - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year -79.17% - -

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Sheffield

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Sheffield

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Sheffield over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 48 (73.85%) DevOps
2 43 (66.15%) Jenkins
3 32 (49.23%) Linux
4 31 (47.69%) Puppet
5 30 (46.15%) Python
5 30 (46.15%) Java
6 26 (40.00%) GitHub
7 25 (38.46%) Bash Shell
7 25 (38.46%) MuleSoft
7 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (33.85%) Windows
9 20 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 18 (27.69%) Finance
10 18 (27.69%) JIRA
10 18 (27.69%) Confluence
11 16 (24.62%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
12 15 (23.08%) Swagger
12 15 (23.08%) Banking
12 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
13 14 (21.54%) Microservices
14 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
14 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 13 (20.00%) SQL
14 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (18.46%) Google
15 12 (18.46%) Oracle
15 12 (18.46%) Apache
15 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 18 (27.69%) Confluence
2 12 (18.46%) Apache
3 5 (7.69%) Jupyter
3 5 (7.69%) OpenStack
4 4 (6.15%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (6.15%) IIS
4 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.62%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (4.62%) CMS
6 2 (3.08%) Anypoint
6 2 (3.08%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (3.08%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 2 (3.08%) JBoss
6 2 (3.08%) Jetty
6 2 (3.08%) Mule
6 2 (3.08%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.08%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.08%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 26 (40.00%) GitHub
2 15 (23.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (6.15%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (6.15%) PaaS
6 1 (1.54%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.54%) IaaS
6 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) HTTP
1 5 (7.69%) SSL
2 4 (6.15%) NAS
2 4 (6.15%) SAN
3 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) DB2
3 6 (9.23%) Big Data
4 5 (7.69%) BigQuery
5 4 (6.15%) Hadoop
5 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.62%) MySQL
7 2 (3.08%) Hazelcast
7 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (66.15%) Jenkins
2 18 (27.69%) JIRA
3 10 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 10 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 6 (9.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (7.69%) Bitbucket
5 5 (7.69%) Gradle
6 3 (4.62%) GoCD
7 2 (3.08%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.08%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (3.08%) MSTest
7 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio Code
8 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 15 (23.08%) Banking
3 7 (10.77%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (21.54%) Developer
3 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Lead Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Python Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) DevOps Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Architect
8 3 (4.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (4.62%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (4.62%) Storage Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) AWS DevOps
9 2 (3.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) Swagger
2 10 (15.38%) JSON
3 8 (12.31%) jQuery
3 8 (12.31%) RESTful
4 6 (9.23%) Node.js
4 6 (9.23%) REST
5 5 (7.69%) NumPy
5 5 (7.69%) Pandas
5 5 (7.69%) PySpark
5 5 (7.69%) scikit-learn
6 4 (6.15%) Flask
7 3 (4.62%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (4.62%) Apache Camel
7 3 (4.62%) Apache CXF
7 3 (4.62%) JMS
7 3 (4.62%) Middleware
7 3 (4.62%) Spring
7 3 (4.62%) Spring Boot
7 3 (4.62%) Web Services
7 3 (4.62%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Blog
2 5 (7.69%) Clustering
2 5 (7.69%) iSeries
3 4 (6.15%) Replication
4 3 (4.62%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (49.23%) Linux
2 22 (33.85%) Windows
3 8 (12.31%) Unix
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Solaris
7 1 (1.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (73.85%) DevOps
2 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 15 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 14 (21.54%) Microservices
6 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 12 (18.46%) Configuration Management
8 10 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 10 (15.38%) Infrastructure as Code
8 10 (15.38%) Web Development
9 9 (13.85%) Open Source
9 9 (13.85%) TDD
10 8 (12.31%) Database Security
10 8 (12.31%) Release Management
11 7 (10.77%) Change Management
11 7 (10.77%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
12 6 (9.23%) Analytics
12 6 (9.23%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) Java
1 30 (46.15%) Python
2 25 (38.46%) Bash Shell
3 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.00%) SQL
4 11 (16.92%) PHP
4 11 (16.92%) PowerShell
4 11 (16.92%) Ruby
4 11 (16.92%) Shell Script
5 8 (12.31%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.23%) Go
6 6 (9.23%) Perl
7 5 (7.69%) R
8 4 (6.15%) Java 8
9 2 (3.08%) C#
9 2 (3.08%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.54%) ES6
10 1 (1.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) DBS Check
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.54%) OCA
4 1 (1.54%) OCAJ
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) GDPR
1 1 (1.54%) PMO
1 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Docker
2 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 31 (47.69%) Puppet
2 16 (24.62%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (13.85%) Terraform
4 7 (10.77%) WMI
5 6 (9.23%) SCCM
6 3 (4.62%) Consul
6 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (3.08%) Cobbler
7 2 (3.08%) Kubernetes
7 2 (3.08%) Packer
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) MuleSoft
2 12 (18.46%) Google
2 12 (18.46%) Oracle
3 10 (15.38%) EMC
4 8 (12.31%) IBM
4 8 (12.31%) SAP
5 6 (9.23%) NetApp
6 5 (7.69%) Atlassian
6 5 (7.69%) Veritas
7 4 (6.15%) Citrix
7 4 (6.15%) HP
7 4 (6.15%) TOWER Software
7 4 (6.15%) VMware
8 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.08%) Hortonworks
9 2 (3.08%) Mercator
10 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.54%) Sybase