Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 21 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 68 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 -24 +40
Contract jobs citing Ansible 33 22 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.10% 1.75% 2.95%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.65% 21.57% 24.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 23
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -15.00% +42.86%
10th Percentile £415 £374 £326
90th Percentile £675 £675 £585
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 310 102 149
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 19.75% 8.12% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 68 91
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +24.14%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £295
90th Percentile £623 £600 £600
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 1 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.53 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.31% - -
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £33.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +24.90% +18.75% +33.33%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Wiltshire

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Wiltshire

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Wiltshire

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Swindon -2 26 £550 +20.55% 3
Corsham - 1 - - 1
Ansible
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 31 (93.94%) DevOps
2 29 (87.88%) Docker
3 26 (78.79%) Linux
4 23 (69.70%) Kubernetes
5 22 (66.67%) Jenkins
6 21 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (57.58%) Puppet
8 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
9 15 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
10 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
11 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (33.33%) OpenShift
13 8 (24.24%) Gerrit
13 8 (24.24%) CoreOS
13 8 (24.24%) Debian
13 8 (24.24%) VMware
14 7 (21.21%) Banking
14 7 (21.21%) Cisco
14 7 (21.21%) Finance
14 7 (21.21%) Windows
14 7 (21.21%) Terraform
15 6 (18.18%) Public Cloud
15 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
16 5 (15.15%) AIX
16 5 (15.15%) Solaris
16 5 (15.15%) Unix
16 5 (15.15%) Java
16 5 (15.15%) DHCP
16 5 (15.15%) DNS

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (3.03%) Confluence
1 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 21 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (33.33%) OpenShift
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
4 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (6.06%) Route 53
4 2 (6.06%) Serverless
4 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DHCP
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
1 5 (15.15%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.03%) DataStax
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
3 8 (24.24%) Gerrit
4 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
5 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (6.06%) GitLab
5 2 (6.06%) Maven
6 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.03%) Gradle
6 1 (3.03%) JIRA
6 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (21.21%) Banking
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 4 (12.12%) Kubernetes Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Platform Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Cassandra DBA
6 1 (3.03%) DBA
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Project Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Middleware
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) .NET Core
3 1 (3.03%) Ajax
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) OAuth
3 1 (3.03%) OpenID
3 1 (3.03%) RAML
3 1 (3.03%) RESTful
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) Fintech
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
2 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Linux
2 8 (24.24%) CoreOS
2 8 (24.24%) Debian
3 7 (21.21%) Windows
4 5 (15.15%) AIX
4 5 (15.15%) Solaris
4 5 (15.15%) Unix
5 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) DevOps
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.09%) Open Source
5 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.06%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.06%) ETL
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security
6 2 (6.06%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.06%) Microservices
6 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.06%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) Migration
7 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) C#
2 4 (12.12%) Go
2 4 (12.12%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PSD2
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 29 (87.88%) Docker
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (69.70%) Kubernetes
2 19 (57.58%) Puppet
3 15 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (21.21%) Terraform
5 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (3.03%) Consul
6 1 (3.03%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Red Hat
2 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.03%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) NetIQ
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) WSO2