Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 19 October 2019 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 29 42
Rank change year-on-year -19 +13 +9
Contract jobs citing Ansible 9 40 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.65% 7.43% 1.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.52% 45.45% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 39 5
Southampton median daily rate £550 £525 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% -
Hampshire median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire 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 Southampton with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 62 88 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 11.40% 16.36% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 74 17
Southampton median daily rate £450 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +23.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £310 £363 £254
90th Percentile £550 £600 £540
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Southampton median hourly rate - £11.00 £20.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -45.33% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.31 £21.00 £21.63
% change year-on-year -12.82% -2.91% -58.80%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Southampton

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) BDD
2 6 (66.67%) Docker
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Kubernetes
4 4 (44.44%) Terraform
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Azure
4 4 (44.44%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) PaaS
5 3 (33.33%) Packer
5 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) Spring
7 1 (11.11%) Ruby
7 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 1 (11.11%) Groovy
7 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 1 (11.11%) Scala
7 1 (11.11%) Hadoop

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Azure
3 3 (33.33%) PaaS
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Express
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Scala
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) Kubernetes
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Terraform
3 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (33.33%) Packer