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 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 68 -
Rank change year-on-year +38 -  
Contract jobs citing Ansible 25 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.44% 0.36% -
As % of the Systems Management category 39.68% 4.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 0
Median daily rate £456 £363 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.86% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

Ansible is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 63 44 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 11.19% 7.94% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 24 11
Median daily rate £375 £170 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +120.58% -43.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £138 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +17.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Ansible as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 17 £444 -
Newport - 2 - - 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £550 -
Ansible
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 32 (82.05%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (69.23%) Jenkins
3 25 (64.10%) Linux
4 23 (58.97%) DevOps
5 21 (53.85%) Terraform
6 20 (51.28%) Puppet
6 20 (51.28%) SC Cleared
6 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
7 14 (35.90%) Web Services
7 14 (35.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (30.77%) Java
9 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
9 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
11 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (23.08%) Open Source
12 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
12 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
12 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
12 7 (17.95%) Finance
12 7 (17.95%) Rundeck
12 7 (17.95%) Docker
13 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
13 6 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (15.38%) Amazon S3
13 6 (15.38%) REST

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 4 (10.26%) Apache
1 4 (10.26%) Confluence
1 4 (10.26%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.69%) IIS
2 3 (7.69%) Jetty
2 3 (7.69%) Mongrel
2 3 (7.69%) nginx
2 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 5 (12.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (82.05%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (35.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (15.38%) Amazon S3
4 3 (7.69%) Google App Engine
4 3 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.56%) Route 53
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.82%) DNS
2 5 (12.82%) HTTP
2 5 (12.82%) SSL
3 4 (10.26%) DSL
3 4 (10.26%) SSH
4 3 (7.69%) DHCP
4 3 (7.69%) FTP
4 3 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (2.56%) LDAP
5 1 (2.56%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (69.23%) Jenkins
2 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.82%) Travis CI
4 4 (10.26%) Bitbucket
4 4 (10.26%) JIRA
5 3 (7.69%) Vagrant
6 2 (5.13%) Ant
6 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.13%) Hudson
6 2 (5.13%) Maven
7 1 (2.56%) NuGet
7 1 (2.56%) Selenium
7 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.56%) Subversion
7 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
1 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Electronics
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Cloud Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.69%) AWS Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Java Applications Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Java Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) Web Services
2 6 (15.38%) REST
3 4 (10.26%) .NET
3 4 (10.26%) J2EE
4 3 (7.69%) Servlets
5 2 (5.13%) Flask
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.56%) Java EE
6 1 (2.56%) Kafka
6 1 (2.56%) MCollective
6 1 (2.56%) Node.js
6 1 (2.56%) Spring
6 1 (2.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Linux
2 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Debian
4 4 (10.26%) Windows
5 2 (5.13%) CentOS
5 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.56%) AIX
6 1 (2.56%) Unix
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) DevOps
2 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (23.08%) Open Source
4 6 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (12.82%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
6 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
7 3 (7.69%) Microservices
8 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.13%) Server Hardening
9 1 (2.56%) High Availability
9 1 (2.56%) Kanban
9 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) Java
2 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
4 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.13%) Go
5 2 (5.13%) Perl
5 2 (5.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) SC Cleared
1 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Docker
2 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.69%) Xen
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) iptables
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.56%) NFS
3 1 (2.56%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 21 (53.85%) Terraform
2 20 (51.28%) Puppet
3 10 (25.64%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (17.95%) Rundeck
5 4 (10.26%) Marathon
5 4 (10.26%) Mesos
6 2 (5.13%) Salt
7 1 (2.56%) Consul
7 1 (2.56%) Fluentd
7 1 (2.56%) Grafana
7 1 (2.56%) Kibana
7 1 (2.56%) Nessus
7 1 (2.56%) Packer
7 1 (2.56%) Pingdom
7 1 (2.56%) SCCM
7 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
7 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) SAP
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) VMware
4 3 (7.69%) Google
4 3 (7.69%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) PagerDuty
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) Sonatype
5 1 (2.56%) Symantec
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per day + market rates
Posted: 6 days ago