Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 55 84
Rank change year-on-year -20 +29 +47
Contract jobs citing Ansible 68 135 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.43% 3.97% 2.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 19.54% 31.47% 23.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 95 52
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -5.56%
10th Percentile £395 £391 £343
90th Percentile £573 £600 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% -19.05%
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 348 429 271
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.46% 12.61% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 297 158
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £430 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% -1.18%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £596 £575 £571
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% -3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 12
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.35 £14.75 £10.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.85% +43.13% -23.67%
10th Percentile £13.45 £11.25 £9.31
90th Percentile £35.00 £26.13 £18.02
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.68 £15.00 £10.31
% change year-on-year +4.50% +45.56% -23.67%

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019. 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 -15 54 £475 +10.47% 5
Bradford - 1 £450 -
Ansible
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 45 (66.18%) DevOps
2 42 (61.76%) Linux
3 38 (55.88%) Jenkins
4 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (51.47%) Python
7 31 (45.59%) Git (software)
8 29 (42.65%) Amazon AWS
9 27 (39.71%) Docker
10 24 (35.29%) Kubernetes
11 22 (32.35%) Puppet
12 21 (30.88%) Redis
12 21 (30.88%) nginx
12 21 (30.88%) SQL
12 21 (30.88%) TDD
13 20 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
13 20 (29.41%) Red Hat
13 20 (29.41%) NoSQL
13 20 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
13 20 (29.41%) Elasticsearch
13 20 (29.41%) Apache Spark
14 19 (27.94%) Riak
14 19 (27.94%) Mercurial
14 19 (27.94%) Hadoop
14 19 (27.94%) Subversion
15 18 (26.47%) OpenStack
16 17 (25.00%) GIS
17 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
17 16 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
18 14 (20.59%) Terraform

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 21 (30.88%) nginx
2 20 (29.41%) Apache Spark
2 20 (29.41%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (26.47%) OpenStack
4 10 (14.71%) Apache
5 3 (4.41%) Confluence
6 2 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (42.65%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (11.76%) OpenShift
4 4 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (5.88%) IaaS
4 4 (5.88%) PaaS
5 3 (4.41%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.41%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (4.41%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.94%) Slack
7 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.47%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.47%) BrowserStack
7 1 (1.47%) Route 53
7 1 (1.47%) SaaS
7 1 (1.47%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) HTTP
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) DHCP
3 1 (1.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (30.88%) Redis
2 20 (29.41%) NoSQL
2 20 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (27.94%) Hadoop
3 19 (27.94%) Riak
4 17 (25.00%) GIS
5 11 (16.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (16.18%) Big Data
5 11 (16.18%) MongoDB
6 10 (14.71%) CouchDB
7 8 (11.76%) Apache Hive
8 3 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.47%) MySQL
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (55.88%) Jenkins
2 31 (45.59%) Git (software)
3 19 (27.94%) Mercurial
3 19 (27.94%) Subversion
4 6 (8.82%) JIRA
5 3 (4.41%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.94%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.94%) JUnit
6 2 (2.94%) Maven
6 2 (2.94%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.94%) TestNG
7 1 (1.47%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.47%) FishEye
7 1 (1.47%) git-flow
7 1 (1.47%) GitLab
7 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.47%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (44.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (26.47%) Developer
2 18 (26.47%) Python Developer
3 16 (23.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 13 (19.12%) Platform Engineer
5 12 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (14.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 10 (14.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Consultant
9 2 (2.94%) Architect
9 2 (2.94%) AWS Architect
9 2 (2.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Python Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Storage Consultant
10 1 (1.47%) Cloud Architect
10 1 (1.47%) Senior DevOps
10 1 (1.47%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.47%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (2.94%) Node.js
4 1 (1.47%) Express
4 1 (1.47%) Kafka
4 1 (1.47%) REST
4 1 (1.47%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.47%) Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 42 (61.76%) Linux
2 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (17.65%) Unix
4 3 (4.41%) Windows
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.47%) CentOS
6 1 (1.47%) Debian
6 1 (1.47%) Solaris
6 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (66.18%) DevOps
2 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (30.88%) TDD
5 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 10 (14.71%) Continuous Deployment
7 9 (13.24%) BDD
7 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (13.24%) High Availability
8 8 (11.76%) Configuration Management
9 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure as Code
10 5 (7.35%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Automation
11 4 (5.88%) Migration
11 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
12 3 (4.41%) OO
12 3 (4.41%) Scrum
12 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (2.94%) Microservices
13 2 (2.94%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (51.47%) Python
2 21 (30.88%) SQL
3 9 (13.24%) Bash Shell
3 9 (13.24%) Java
4 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.41%) Perl
5 3 (4.41%) Ruby
6 2 (2.94%) C#
6 2 (2.94%) C++
6 2 (2.94%) Go
6 2 (2.94%) Scala
7 1 (1.47%) Groovy
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.47%) CISM
2 1 (1.47%) CISSP
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (39.71%) Docker
2 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (35.29%) Kubernetes
2 22 (32.35%) Puppet
3 16 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (20.59%) Terraform
5 7 (10.29%) Salt
6 5 (7.35%) Rancher
7 3 (4.41%) Grafana
7 3 (4.41%) Prometheus
8 2 (2.94%) Packer
9 1 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Red Hat
2 7 (10.29%) Google
3 3 (4.41%) Splunk
4 2 (2.94%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.94%) EMC
4 2 (2.94%) NetApp
4 2 (2.94%) Sonatype
4 2 (2.94%) TOWER Software
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
5 1 (1.47%) Black Duck
5 1 (1.47%) Citrix
5 1 (1.47%) Symantec