Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 24 May 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 West > Somerset
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 13 23
Rank change year-on-year -26 +10 +31
Contract jobs citing Ansible 6 48 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.66% 10.26% 6.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 21.43% 50.00% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 38 21
Somerset median daily rate £488 £498 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.01% +17.06% -19.05%
10th Percentile £463 £402 £363
90th Percentile £538 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Somerset with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 28 96 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 7.73% 20.51% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 60 40
Somerset median daily rate £475 £488 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +21.88% +33.33%
10th Percentile £213 £218 £261
90th Percentile £538 £564 £484
South West median daily rate £480 £450 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Somerset median hourly rate £36.98 £19.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.22% -50.63% -
10th Percentile £24.81 £17.53 £31.23
90th Percentile £41.50 £22.18 £49.13
South West median hourly rate £22.40 £17.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +28.00% -56.25% +163.55%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Somerset

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) JSF
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) XML Parsing
2 4 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Struts
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Terraform
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) CloudFront
5 1 (16.67%) Route 53

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (16.67%) CloudFront
2 1 (16.67%) Datadog
2 1 (16.67%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) jMock
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Ajax
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JSF
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) RESTful
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Struts
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Decision-Making
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) XML Parsing
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) ATG
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle