Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 72 106
Rank change year-on-year -10 +34 +71
Contract jobs citing Ansible 90 82 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.63% 2.79% 1.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.39% 25.00% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 64 62
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £463 £489
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% -5.37% +17.77%
10th Percentile £376 £385 £350
90th Percentile £656 £568 £588
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £465 £550
% change year-on-year +4.84% -15.45% +20.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 402 328 485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.73% 11.18% 12.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 209 331
West Yorkshire median daily rate £453 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.43% +2.94% +12.58%
10th Percentile £315 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £543 £565
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £12.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.16% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.30 £12.50 £14.69
% change year-on-year +62.40% -14.89% -17.25%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in West Yorkshire

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in West Yorkshire

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in West Yorkshire

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Leeds -6 81 £488 +7.14% 33
Halifax +2 2 £483 -31.07%
Bradford - 1 - - 3
Ansible
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 59 (65.56%) Jenkins
2 51 (56.67%) Python
3 50 (55.56%) DevOps
4 48 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (53.33%) Puppet
5 39 (43.33%) Git (software)
5 39 (43.33%) Docker
5 39 (43.33%) Terraform
6 38 (42.22%) Linux
7 34 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
9 32 (35.56%) Configuration Management
10 30 (33.33%) Java
11 28 (31.11%) Bash Shell
12 27 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 25 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
15 19 (21.11%) MongoDB
16 18 (20.00%) Perl
17 17 (18.89%) Amazon EC2
17 17 (18.89%) Red Hat
18 16 (17.78%) TDD
18 16 (17.78%) nginx
18 16 (17.78%) Salt
19 15 (16.67%) NoSQL
20 14 (15.56%) Microservices
20 14 (15.56%) Amazon RDS
20 14 (15.56%) Serverless
20 14 (15.56%) Hadoop
20 14 (15.56%) Amazon S3

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 16 (17.78%) nginx
2 13 (14.44%) Apache Spark
3 12 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (11.11%) Apache
5 6 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (5.56%) Anypoint
6 5 (5.56%) OpenStack
7 4 (4.44%) Confluence
8 2 (2.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.11%) Apache Pig
9 1 (1.11%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 48 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 17 (18.89%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (15.56%) Amazon S3
4 14 (15.56%) Serverless
5 13 (14.44%) AWS Lambda
5 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (13.33%) Amazon ELB
6 12 (13.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 7 (7.78%) PaaS
8 6 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (6.67%) GitHub
9 5 (5.56%) IaaS
10 4 (4.44%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (4.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (4.44%) Slack
11 3 (3.33%) OpenShift
12 2 (2.22%) Apigee
13 1 (1.11%) npm
13 1 (1.11%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.33%) Firewall
2 8 (8.89%) HTTP
3 1 (1.11%) DHCP
3 1 (1.11%) DNS
3 1 (1.11%) FTP
3 1 (1.11%) Internet
3 1 (1.11%) IPsec
3 1 (1.11%) SMS
3 1 (1.11%) SSL
3 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.11%) MongoDB
2 15 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 14 (15.56%) Amazon RDS
3 14 (15.56%) Hadoop
4 13 (14.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (14.44%) Redis
5 12 (13.33%) CouchDB
5 12 (13.33%) GIS
5 12 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (12.22%) Riak
7 6 (6.67%) MySQL
8 3 (3.33%) Big Data
9 2 (2.22%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 59 (65.56%) Jenkins
2 39 (43.33%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.44%) Subversion
4 12 (13.33%) Mercurial
5 9 (10.00%) SonarQube
6 6 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.67%) Maven
6 6 (6.67%) Selenium
6 6 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (5.56%) JIRA
8 3 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.22%) ProC
10 1 (1.11%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
10 1 (1.11%) Grunt
10 1 (1.11%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.11%) RSpec
10 1 (1.11%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (2.22%) Finance
1 2 (2.22%) Games
1 2 (2.22%) Online Betting
1 2 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (25.56%) Developer
3 18 (20.00%) Python Developer
4 13 (14.44%) Consultant
5 10 (11.11%) AWS Consultant
6 9 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (8.89%) Senior DevOps
8 7 (7.78%) Architect
8 7 (7.78%) AWS DevOps
8 7 (7.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 7 (7.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) AWS Architect
9 5 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Automation Consultant
10 4 (4.44%) Lead DevOps
10 4 (4.44%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Ruby Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (5.56%) Kafka
2 5 (5.56%) Spring
2 5 (5.56%) Spring Boot
3 3 (3.33%) RESTful
4 2 (2.22%) J2EE
4 2 (2.22%) Middleware
4 2 (2.22%) OC4J
4 2 (2.22%) PySpark
4 2 (2.22%) Serverless Framework
5 1 (1.11%) .NET
5 1 (1.11%) Compass CSS Framework
5 1 (1.11%) CSS
5 1 (1.11%) HTML
5 1 (1.11%) HTML5
5 1 (1.11%) LESS
5 1 (1.11%) Node.js
5 1 (1.11%) Sass
5 1 (1.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.11%) Public Cloud
2 9 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.44%) Clustering
4 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.22%) NHS
6 1 (1.11%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.22%) Linux
2 27 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (7.78%) CentOS
4 5 (5.56%) Windows
5 4 (4.44%) Unix
6 2 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (55.56%) DevOps
2 34 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (35.56%) Configuration Management
4 25 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (17.78%) TDD
6 14 (15.56%) Microservices
7 13 (14.44%) Deployment Automation
8 12 (13.33%) Auto-Scaling
9 8 (8.89%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.78%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (7.78%) IT Strategy
11 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.67%) Release Management
11 6 (6.67%) Workflow
12 5 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (5.56%) High Availability
12 5 (5.56%) Load Balancing
12 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
12 5 (5.56%) Software Architecture
13 3 (3.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 51 (56.67%) Python
2 30 (33.33%) Java
3 28 (31.11%) Bash Shell
4 18 (20.00%) Perl
5 14 (15.56%) Ruby
5 14 (15.56%) SQL
6 13 (14.44%) PHP
7 12 (13.33%) Go
8 9 (10.00%) Shell Script
9 8 (8.89%) Groovy
10 6 (6.67%) JavaScript
11 2 (2.22%) C
11 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (10.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (43.33%) Docker
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.11%) HDFS
3 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 48 (53.33%) Puppet
2 39 (43.33%) Terraform
3 33 (36.67%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (17.78%) Salt
5 11 (12.22%) Kubernetes
6 6 (6.67%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.22%) Data Guard
7 2 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.11%) Mesos
8 1 (1.11%) OpenView
8 1 (1.11%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.11%) Rancher
8 1 (1.11%) SCOM
8 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (18.89%) Red Hat
2 7 (7.78%) Splunk
3 5 (5.56%) AppDynamics
3 5 (5.56%) MuleSoft
4 4 (4.44%) Google
4 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.11%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.11%) HP
6 1 (1.11%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.11%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.11%) VMware