Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 18 November 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 56 100
Rank change year-on-year +2 +44 -11
Contract jobs citing Ansible 23 32 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.42% 2.84% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.91% 40.00% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 4
South Wales median daily rate £475 £453 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.97% +22.71% +5.36%
10th Percentile £385 £406 £305
90th Percentile £563 £572 £464
Wales median daily rate £478 £520 £438
% change year-on-year -8.17% +18.86% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales 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 South Wales with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 110 80 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 11.58% 7.10% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 62 56
South Wales median daily rate £364 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.87% +19.29% +1.45%
10th Percentile £165 £218 £183
90th Percentile £516 £559 £450
Wales median daily rate £400 £453 £375
% change year-on-year -11.60% +20.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 - £10.00
10th Percentile £14.90 - £9.20
90th Percentile £31.94 - £10.80
Wales median hourly rate £17.50 - £9.50

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in South Wales

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in South Wales

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in South Wales

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Cardiff -6 7 £478 +6.11% 1
Newport +15 4 £513 +13.89%
Ansible
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 15 (65.22%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 14 (60.87%) DevOps
3 13 (56.52%) Terraform
4 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
5 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
5 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) Web Services
6 10 (43.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (30.43%) Puppet
8 6 (26.09%) Docker
9 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (17.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (17.39%) Oracle
10 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
11 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
11 3 (13.04%) Microservices
11 3 (13.04%) Kubernetes
12 2 (8.70%) Kibana
12 2 (8.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
12 2 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (8.70%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (8.70%) Mesos
12 2 (8.70%) Marathon
12 2 (8.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (8.70%) Rundeck
12 2 (8.70%) Server Hardening
12 2 (8.70%) Grafana

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (8.70%) Confluence
1 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (65.22%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (43.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
3 2 (8.70%) Route 53
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (4.35%) GitHub
4 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) DSL
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Event Store
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Ant
3 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
3 2 (8.70%) Hudson
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Maven
3 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.35%) Gradle
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Travis CI
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.35%) Local Government
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (21.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
6 2 (8.70%) WebOps Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) DevOps Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) Play Framework
3 1 (4.35%) Dropwizard
3 1 (4.35%) Flask
3 1 (4.35%) LESS
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) DevOps
2 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 3 (13.04%) Microservices
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Server Hardening
5 2 (8.70%) Web Operations
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.35%) CQRS
6 1 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
1 2 (8.70%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Go
2 1 (4.35%) Groovy
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (47.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) Terraform
2 7 (30.43%) Puppet
3 3 (13.04%) Kubernetes
4 2 (8.70%) Grafana
4 2 (8.70%) Kibana
4 2 (8.70%) Marathon
4 2 (8.70%) Mesos
4 2 (8.70%) Prometheus
4 2 (8.70%) Rundeck
5 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy