Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 4 April 2020 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 64 84
Rank change year-on-year +14 +20 +26
Contract jobs citing Ansible 44 96 73
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Surrey 3.22% 3.36% 2.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 28.39% 24.87% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 67 51
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £389 £453 £425
90th Percentile £580 £613 £588
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £40.00 - £61.25

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 Surrey with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 155 386 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.34% 13.50% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 251 232
Median daily rate £462 £495 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.72% -1.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £185 £263 £179
90th Percentile £578 £625 £590
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £14.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.62% -23.93%
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.00 £16.22
% change year-on-year +35.71% -13.66% -12.35%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Ansible as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Surrey

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Ansible in Surrey.

Daily rate trend for Ansible in Surrey

Ansible
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Ansible in Surrey over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Ansible in Surrey

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 4 April 2020. 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
Guildford -2 12 £550 -4.35%
Woking +5 7 £475 -4.04% 3
Reigate +30 5 £550 -8.33% 1
Leatherhead - 5 £475 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +3 3 - -
Shepperton - 3 £133 -
Weybridge 0 1 £500 +5.26%
Redhill -1 1 £525 -16.00%
Camberley - 1 £550 -
Dorking - 1 - - 1
Ansible
South East

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 25 (56.82%) Linux
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 24 (54.55%) Docker
2 24 (54.55%) DevOps
3 22 (50.00%) Terraform
3 22 (50.00%) AWS
4 21 (47.73%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 18 (40.91%) Python
6 18 (40.91%) Scrum
7 15 (34.09%) Kubernetes
7 15 (34.09%) Java
8 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
9 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
10 10 (22.73%) Tomcat
11 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
11 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
11 9 (20.45%) Kanban
11 9 (20.45%) Microservices
11 9 (20.45%) Puppet
11 9 (20.45%) Open Source
12 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
12 8 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (18.18%) Amazon ECS
12 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
12 8 (18.18%) Azure

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 10 (22.73%) Tomcat
2 8 (18.18%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (9.09%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.82%) Apache
4 3 (6.82%) Drupal
4 3 (6.82%) nginx
5 2 (4.55%) JBoss
5 2 (4.55%) WildFly
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 22 (50.00%) AWS
2 10 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (18.18%) Amazon ECS
3 8 (18.18%) Azure
4 7 (15.91%) IaaS
5 6 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (13.64%) OpenShift
6 5 (11.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (11.36%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (11.36%) GitHub
6 5 (11.36%) PaaS
6 5 (11.36%) Serverless
6 5 (11.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 4 (9.09%) GCP
7 4 (9.09%) Heroku
7 4 (9.09%) SaaS
8 3 (6.82%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (6.82%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (6.82%) Amazon S3
8 3 (6.82%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.64%) DSL
3 4 (9.09%) HTTP
3 4 (9.09%) SSL
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (4.55%) DHCP
5 2 (4.55%) DNS
5 2 (4.55%) Firewall
5 2 (4.55%) LAN
5 2 (4.55%) SSH
5 2 (4.55%) tcpdump
5 2 (4.55%) VPN
5 2 (4.55%) WAN
5 2 (4.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Big Data
1 5 (11.36%) Cloudera CDH
1 5 (11.36%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.82%) MariaDB
3 2 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.55%) Redis
4 1 (2.27%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 20 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 8 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (15.91%) Maven
4 7 (15.91%) SonarQube
5 6 (13.64%) Mercurial
5 6 (13.64%) Subversion
6 5 (11.36%) Bitbucket
6 5 (11.36%) FindBugs
6 5 (11.36%) Log4j
7 3 (6.82%) Artifactory
7 3 (6.82%) Liquibase
7 3 (6.82%) Mocha
7 3 (6.82%) Selenium
8 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.55%) Gradle
8 2 (4.55%) JUnit
8 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.27%) Toad
9 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Deskside Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) React Developer
4 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Architect
5 2 (4.55%) AWS Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Cloud Specialist
5 2 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Project Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Web Services
2 5 (11.36%) Node.js
2 5 (11.36%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (11.36%) Spring
3 4 (9.09%) REST
4 3 (6.82%) .NET
4 3 (6.82%) Ajax
4 3 (6.82%) CSS
4 3 (6.82%) CSS3
4 3 (6.82%) HTML
4 3 (6.82%) HTML5
4 3 (6.82%) React Native
5 2 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (4.55%) Flutter
5 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.55%) LDAP
5 2 (4.55%) Memcached
5 2 (4.55%) Middleware
5 2 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (4.55%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) Cloud Native
3 4 (9.09%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (11.36%) CentOS
3 5 (11.36%) Debian
3 5 (11.36%) Ubuntu
3 5 (11.36%) Unix
3 5 (11.36%) Windows
4 3 (6.82%) AIX
4 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.55%) Android
5 2 (4.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (54.55%) DevOps
3 18 (40.91%) Scrum
4 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
5 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (20.45%) Kanban
6 9 (20.45%) Microservices
6 9 (20.45%) Open Source
7 8 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 6 (13.64%) High Availability
8 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure as Code
8 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.36%) ITIL
9 5 (11.36%) Project Delivery
9 5 (11.36%) SDLC
9 5 (11.36%) System Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Technical Leadership
10 4 (9.09%) Auto-Scaling
10 4 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Python
2 15 (34.09%) Java
3 8 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 6 (13.64%) Ruby
5 5 (11.36%) Groovy
6 4 (9.09%) C++
6 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.09%) SQL
7 3 (6.82%) ES6
7 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.55%) Apple Swift
8 2 (4.55%) Korn
8 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.55%) Perl
8 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Docker
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.82%) KVM
3 3 (6.82%) NFS
3 3 (6.82%) VMware NSX
4 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (50.00%) Terraform
2 21 (47.73%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (34.09%) Kubernetes
4 9 (20.45%) Puppet
5 5 (11.36%) Consul
5 5 (11.36%) Grafana
5 5 (11.36%) Packer
5 5 (11.36%) ZABBIX
6 3 (6.82%) Graylog
6 3 (6.82%) Salt
7 2 (4.55%) HAProxy
7 2 (4.55%) Kibana
7 2 (4.55%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.64%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) Cloudera
3 5 (11.36%) Google
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 4 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.82%) Aspera
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) Signiant
5 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 2 (4.55%) Splunk
6 2 (4.55%) TIBCO
6 2 (4.55%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.27%) IBM