Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 17 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 94 115
Rank change year-on-year +20 +21 +81
Contract jobs citing Ansible 141 90 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.86% 2.12% 1.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.49% 19.11% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 71 76
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £460 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.98% -12.38% +15.38%
10th Percentile £375 £385 £350
90th Percentile £649 £538 £588
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £72.50 £40.75 £47.25
% change year-on-year +77.91% -13.76% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 627 471 722
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.72% 11.10% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 301 493
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £310 £210 £263
90th Percentile £600 £538 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £12.50 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.80% -14.89% -17.25%
10th Percentile £13.68 £9.25 £13.24
90th Percentile £36.35 £21.80 £17.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +7.14%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Yorkshire

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ansible in Yorkshire

Ansible
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ansible in Yorkshire

Ansible
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
West Yorkshire -3 91 £488 +8.33% 34
South Yorkshire +38 43 £500 -1.48% 5
North Yorkshire +4 6 £375 -25.00% 8
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 86 (60.99%) Jenkins
2 81 (57.45%) DevOps
3 79 (56.03%) Puppet
4 73 (51.77%) Python
5 71 (50.35%) Docker
6 68 (48.23%) Amazon AWS
7 62 (43.97%) Terraform
8 61 (43.26%) Linux
9 57 (40.43%) Java
10 54 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (37.59%) Git (software)
12 50 (35.46%) Bash Shell
13 49 (34.75%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (32.62%) Opscode Chef
15 32 (22.70%) Configuration Management
16 30 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 29 (20.57%) AWS CloudFormation
17 29 (20.57%) Kubernetes
18 25 (17.73%) Microservices
19 24 (17.02%) Hadoop
19 24 (17.02%) Perl
20 23 (16.31%) Microsoft Azure
21 22 (15.60%) MongoDB
21 22 (15.60%) Apache Spark
22 21 (14.89%) Salt
23 20 (14.18%) Amazon S3
23 20 (14.18%) Ruby
24 19 (13.48%) Shell Script
24 19 (13.48%) Amazon RDS
25 18 (12.77%) Google Cloud Platform

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 22 (15.60%) Apache Spark
2 17 (12.06%) nginx
3 14 (9.93%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (8.51%) Apache
5 11 (7.80%) Confluence
6 10 (7.09%) Cloud Foundry
7 6 (4.26%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (4.26%) OpenStack
8 5 (3.55%) Anypoint
9 3 (2.13%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.42%) Apache Pig
10 2 (1.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (1.42%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.71%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.71%) JBoss
11 1 (0.71%) Mule
11 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 68 (48.23%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (20.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 23 (16.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (14.18%) Amazon S3
5 18 (12.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 17 (12.06%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (10.64%) GitHub
7 15 (10.64%) Serverless
8 14 (9.93%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (9.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 12 (8.51%) Amazon ELB
11 11 (7.80%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (4.96%) PaaS
13 5 (3.55%) IaaS
14 4 (2.84%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (2.84%) OpenShift
14 4 (2.84%) Slack
15 1 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 1 (0.71%) npm
15 1 (0.71%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.51%) Firewall
2 10 (7.09%) HTTP
3 7 (4.96%) VPN
4 5 (3.55%) SSL
5 3 (2.13%) SMS
5 3 (2.13%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.71%) AMQP
6 1 (0.71%) DHCP
6 1 (0.71%) DNS
6 1 (0.71%) FTP
6 1 (0.71%) Internet
6 1 (0.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.02%) Hadoop
2 22 (15.60%) MongoDB
3 19 (13.48%) Amazon RDS
4 16 (11.35%) NoSQL
5 15 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (9.93%) Redis
7 13 (9.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (8.51%) Big Data
8 12 (8.51%) CouchDB
8 12 (8.51%) GIS
8 12 (8.51%) Riak
9 9 (6.38%) MySQL
10 2 (1.42%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.42%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.42%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 86 (60.99%) Jenkins
2 53 (37.59%) Git (software)
3 16 (11.35%) Subversion
4 14 (9.93%) Sonatype Nexus
5 13 (9.22%) JIRA
6 12 (8.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 12 (8.51%) Mercurial
7 9 (6.38%) SonarQube
8 8 (5.67%) Bitbucket
9 7 (4.96%) Cucumber
9 7 (4.96%) Selenium
10 6 (4.26%) Maven
11 2 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (1.42%) ProC
11 2 (1.42%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.71%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.71%) Grunt
12 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
12 1 (0.71%) RSpec
General
1 12 (8.51%) Finance
2 5 (3.55%) Banking
3 2 (1.42%) Games
3 2 (1.42%) Online Betting
3 2 (1.42%) Retail
4 1 (0.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 48 (34.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (26.24%) Developer
3 20 (14.18%) Python Developer
4 18 (12.77%) Architect
5 17 (12.06%) Consultant
6 13 (9.22%) AWS Engineer
7 12 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (7.80%) AWS DevOps
8 11 (7.80%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 10 (7.09%) AWS Consultant
10 9 (6.38%) Java Developer
11 8 (5.67%) Senior DevOps
12 7 (4.96%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (4.96%) Operations Engineer
12 7 (4.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 6 (4.26%) Automation Engineer
13 6 (4.26%) Cloud Developer
14 5 (3.55%) Automation Consultant
14 5 (3.55%) AWS Architect
14 5 (3.55%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.06%) Spring
2 16 (11.35%) REST
2 16 (11.35%) Spring Boot
2 16 (11.35%) Web Services
3 13 (9.22%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (7.09%) SOAP
5 6 (4.26%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (4.26%) Apache CXF
5 6 (4.26%) JMS
5 6 (4.26%) Kafka
6 5 (3.55%) Apache Camel
7 4 (2.84%) Middleware
7 4 (2.84%) RESTful
8 2 (1.42%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (1.42%) HTML
8 2 (1.42%) HTML5
8 2 (1.42%) J2EE
8 2 (1.42%) OC4J
8 2 (1.42%) PySpark
8 2 (1.42%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.80%) Public Cloud
2 9 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.26%) Cloud Native
3 6 (4.26%) DataPower
4 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.84%) Clustering
5 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.42%) NHS
7 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 61 (43.26%) Linux
2 30 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (7.80%) Windows
4 7 (4.96%) CentOS
4 7 (4.96%) Unix
5 4 (2.84%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.71%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (57.45%) DevOps
2 54 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (34.75%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (22.70%) Configuration Management
5 25 (17.73%) Microservices
6 17 (12.06%) Deployment Automation
6 17 (12.06%) TDD
7 14 (9.93%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (9.93%) Software Engineering
8 12 (8.51%) Auto-Scaling
8 12 (8.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 12 (8.51%) Scrum
9 10 (7.09%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (7.09%) Kanban
9 10 (7.09%) SOA
10 9 (6.38%) Migration
11 8 (5.67%) Metadata Management
11 8 (5.67%) Workflow
12 7 (4.96%) Customer Requirements
12 7 (4.96%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 73 (51.77%) Python
2 57 (40.43%) Java
3 50 (35.46%) Bash Shell
4 24 (17.02%) Perl
5 20 (14.18%) Ruby
6 19 (13.48%) Shell Script
7 16 (11.35%) Java 8
8 15 (10.64%) Go
8 15 (10.64%) SQL
9 13 (9.22%) PHP
10 9 (6.38%) Groovy
11 8 (5.67%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.13%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.42%) C
13 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (9.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.80%) Degree
4 9 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.84%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.42%) Sun Certification
6 2 (1.42%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.71%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.71%) CCNA
7 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.71%) PMO
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 71 (50.35%) Docker
2 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.84%) vSphere
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 79 (56.03%) Puppet
2 62 (43.97%) Terraform
3 46 (32.62%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (20.57%) Kubernetes
5 21 (14.89%) Salt
6 6 (4.26%) CFEngine
7 4 (2.84%) vRealize Orchestrator
8 2 (1.42%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.42%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.71%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.71%) Kibana
9 1 (0.71%) logstash
9 1 (0.71%) Mesos
9 1 (0.71%) OpenView
9 1 (0.71%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.71%) Rancher
9 1 (0.71%) SCOM
9 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (12.06%) Red Hat
2 14 (9.93%) SaltStack
3 13 (9.22%) Google
4 9 (6.38%) IBM
4 9 (6.38%) Splunk
5 5 (3.55%) AppDynamics
5 5 (3.55%) MuleSoft
5 5 (3.55%) TOWER Software
5 5 (3.55%) VMware
6 4 (2.84%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.13%) EMC
7 3 (2.13%) NetApp
7 3 (2.13%) Oracle
8 2 (1.42%) Apigee
9 1 (0.71%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.71%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.71%) HP
9 1 (0.71%) Informatica
9 1 (0.71%) PagerDuty
9 1 (0.71%) TIBCO