Period
to 18 January 2018

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 January 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 54 103
Rank change year-on-year +4 +49 -20
Contract jobs citing Ansible 31 33 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.98% 3.00% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.41% 42.86% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 6
South Wales median daily rate £463 £463 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +27.59% +3.57%
10th Percentile £375 £409 £306
90th Percentile £594 £569 £416
Wales median daily rate £488 £498 £363
% change year-on-year -2.01% +37.24% +3.57%
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 122 77 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 11.71% 6.99% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 62 65
South Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £185 £188 £131
90th Percentile £525 £559 £433
Wales median daily rate £400 £475 £345
% change year-on-year -15.79% +37.68% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +65.00% -29.82%
10th Percentile £14.68 £15.75 £9.10
90th Percentile £31.88 £17.25 £10.90
Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £9.50
% change year-on-year -4.11% +92.11% -33.33%

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 January 2018.

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 January 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
Cardiff -8 8 £478 +7.61% 6
Newport +14 4 £513 +13.89%
Ansible
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (48.39%) Docker
2 15 (48.39%) DevOps
3 14 (45.16%) Linux
4 13 (41.94%) Terraform
5 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
5 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
6 10 (32.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (32.26%) Kubernetes
6 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
6 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
6 10 (32.26%) Web Services
7 9 (29.03%) Java
7 9 (29.03%) Play Framework
8 8 (25.81%) Scala
9 7 (22.58%) Puppet
9 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (12.90%) Microservices
11 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (9.68%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (9.68%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 3 (9.68%) Python
11 3 (9.68%) DSL
11 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (6.45%) Wireshark
12 2 (6.45%) Groovy
12 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
12 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (9.68%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 16 (51.61%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (32.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.45%) Route 53
3 2 (6.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Bluemix
4 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DSL
2 2 (6.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.23%) Event Store
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.23%) Hudson
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Travis CI
3 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Local Government
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (16.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) Python Developer
7 2 (6.45%) WebOps Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Web Services
2 9 (29.03%) Play Framework
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) Dropwizard
3 1 (3.23%) Flask
3 1 (3.23%) LESS
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.45%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) DevOps
2 4 (12.90%) Microservices
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (9.68%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Web Operations
5 1 (3.23%) Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (3.23%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (3.23%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.23%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.23%) Software Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) Scala
3 3 (9.68%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) Groovy
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) Go
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
1 10 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) Terraform
2 10 (32.26%) Kubernetes
3 7 (22.58%) Puppet
4 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (6.45%) Grafana
5 2 (6.45%) Kibana
5 2 (6.45%) Marathon
5 2 (6.45%) Mesos
5 2 (6.45%) Prometheus
5 2 (6.45%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) AppDynamics
1 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco
1 2 (6.45%) F5
1 2 (6.45%) Juniper
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
1 2 (6.45%) Splunk
1 2 (6.45%) Vyatta
2 1 (3.23%) Google
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft