Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 41 72
Rank change year-on-year +8 +31 -
Contract jobs citing Ansible 18 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.62% 1.94% 1.01%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.51% 18.00% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 0
Somerset median daily rate £388 £418 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.19% - -
South West median daily rate £450 £513 £475
% change year-on-year -12.20% +7.89% -
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 59 50 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.87% 10.80% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 29 11
Somerset median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% - +21.74%
10th Percentile £222 £229 £250
90th Percentile £492 £438 £410
South West median daily rate £413 £365 £375
% change year-on-year +13.01% -2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Somerset median hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £40.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.86% -14.30% +12.20%
10th Percentile £21.60 £28.00 £38.25
90th Percentile £39.05 £40.00 £43.43
South West median hourly rate £22.75 £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -43.13% +60.00% +12.68%

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

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Somerset over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Somerset

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. 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
Bath -2 7 £369 -13.24%
Street - 6 £688 -
Yeovil - 2 £490 -
Ansible
South West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 16 (88.89%) Docker
2 15 (83.33%) Java
3 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 13 (72.22%) Web Services
3 13 (72.22%) RESTful
3 13 (72.22%) Kubernetes
4 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 10 (55.56%) Groovy
6 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (50.00%) JSON
6 9 (50.00%) Gradle
6 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (50.00%) Python
6 9 (50.00%) Spring
6 9 (50.00%) React
7 8 (44.44%) Maven
7 8 (44.44%) Scrum
7 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
7 8 (44.44%) DevOps
8 7 (38.89%) Microservices
8 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
9 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (33.33%) Node.js
9 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 6 (33.33%) Puppet
10 5 (27.78%) Open Source

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (22.22%) nginx
1 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (11.11%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) PaaS
3 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) 3G
2 1 (5.56%) 4G
2 1 (5.56%) GSM
2 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
2 1 (5.56%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Big Data
2 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) HBase
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Neo4j
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) Gradle
3 8 (44.44%) Maven
4 5 (27.78%) TeamCity
5 3 (16.67%) Ant
5 3 (16.67%) Apache Buildr
5 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 3 (16.67%) IntelliJ
5 3 (16.67%) jMock
5 3 (16.67%) JUnit
5 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
5 3 (16.67%) Subversion
6 1 (5.56%) Artifactory
6 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.56%) GitLab
6 1 (5.56%) Hudson
6 1 (5.56%) JIRA
6 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Big Data Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) C/C++ Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Hadoop Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) RESTful
1 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) JSON
2 9 (50.00%) React
2 9 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (33.33%) Node.js
4 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
4 5 (27.78%) D3.js
4 5 (27.78%) jQuery
4 5 (27.78%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (27.78%) Spring Boot
5 4 (22.22%) J2EE
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) EJB
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) JSF
6 3 (16.67%) JSP
6 3 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (16.67%) Struts
6 3 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Cloud Native
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (22.22%) iPad
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 3 (16.67%) RIA
3 3 (16.67%) Web 2.0
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) DC/OS
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Test Automation
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) DevOps
2 8 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
3 7 (38.89%) Microservices
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Build Automation
5 5 (27.78%) Open Source
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) MVC
7 3 (16.67%) Refactoring
7 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) Groovy
4 9 (50.00%) Python
5 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 5 (27.78%) C++
6 5 (27.78%) Kotlin
6 5 (27.78%) Ruby
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) Shell Script
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
9 1 (5.56%) C
9 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Docker
2 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.56%) HDFS
3 1 (5.56%) KVM
3 1 (5.56%) vCloud
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (72.22%) Kubernetes
2 6 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (33.33%) Puppet
3 5 (27.78%) Rancher
4 3 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (16.67%) Terraform
5 1 (5.56%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) ATG
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) hybris
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) VMware