Period
to 16 December 2018

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 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 33 40
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 +33
Contract jobs citing Ansible 23 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.67% 3.62% 1.94%
As % of the Systems Management category 32.39% 27.27% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 8
Somerset median daily rate £520 £388 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.19% -7.19% -
10th Percentile £396 £350 £353
90th Percentile £550 £533 £447
South West median daily rate £475 £450 £513
% change year-on-year +5.56% -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 71 66 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.40% 13.28% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 29
Somerset median daily rate £500 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +10.71% -
10th Percentile £313 £222 £229
90th Percentile £539 £492 £438
South West median daily rate £425 £413 £365
% change year-on-year +3.03% +13.01% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
Somerset median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.21% -32.86% -14.30%
10th Percentile £17.50 £21.60 £28.00
90th Percentile £45.40 £39.05 £40.00
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £22.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +82.55% -43.13% +60.00%

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 2018.

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 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
Taunton - 15 £500 - 2
Street -7 3 £550 -20.00%
Ansible
South West

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

1 20 (86.96%) Linux
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) Git (software)
3 16 (69.57%) Unix
4 15 (65.22%) Hadoop
5 14 (60.87%) OpenLDAP
5 14 (60.87%) CentOS
5 14 (60.87%) Network Security
5 14 (60.87%) LDAP
5 14 (60.87%) Kerberos
5 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
5 14 (60.87%) Red Hat
5 14 (60.87%) Firewall
6 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) Migration
8 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
8 5 (21.74%) DevOps
9 4 (17.39%) Terraform
9 4 (17.39%) Docker
9 4 (17.39%) Java
10 3 (13.04%) MySQL
10 3 (13.04%) SAP
10 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
10 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
10 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
10 3 (13.04%) Electronics
10 3 (13.04%) Telecoms

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 2 (8.70%) Apache Pig
1 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Mule
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon S3
1 3 (13.04%) Route 53
1 3 (13.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
1 14 (60.87%) Kerberos
1 14 (60.87%) Network Security
1 14 (60.87%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (4.35%) OpenVPN
2 1 (4.35%) SSH
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) Hadoop
2 3 (13.04%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.70%) Big Data
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 19 (82.61%) Git (software)
2 5 (21.74%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.04%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
5 1 (4.35%) JMeter
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory Expert
2 5 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Subject Matter Expert
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Data Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) LDAP
2 3 (13.04%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (13.04%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.70%) JSON
3 2 (8.70%) PostGIS
3 2 (8.70%) YAML
4 1 (4.35%) Angular 2
4 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Unix
3 14 (60.87%) CentOS
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) DevOps
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 3 (13.04%) Auto-Scaling
3 3 (13.04%) BDD
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (13.04%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (13.04%) Network Design
3 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
4 2 (8.70%) Build Automation
4 2 (8.70%) High Availability
5 1 (4.35%) Coaching
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
2 3 (13.04%) Java 8
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Terraform
2 2 (8.70%) Oozie
3 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Red Hat
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) hybris