Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 78 105
Rank change year-on-year +4 +27 +86
Contract jobs citing Ansible 140 113 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.80% 2.54% 1.90%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.44% 21.73% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 93 79
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% -
10th Percentile £375 £390 £350
90th Percentile £650 £600 £588
England median daily rate £550 £525 £518
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.45% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £47.25
% change year-on-year -6.67% -20.63% -

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 624 520 659
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.50% 11.67% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 351 450
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £430 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.64% +12.43%
10th Percentile £303 £198 £250
90th Percentile £596 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.30 £12.50 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.40% -14.89% -15.25%
10th Percentile £13.58 £9.75 £13.27
90th Percentile £35.55 £17.52 £17.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.07 £20.73
% change year-on-year +2.53% -17.67% +3.65%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -8 94 £500 +6.38% 31
South Yorkshire +15 40 £463 -15.91% 7
North Yorkshire 0 6 £375 -25.00% 2
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 85 (60.71%) DevOps
2 74 (52.86%) Python
2 74 (52.86%) Jenkins
3 71 (50.71%) Puppet
4 67 (47.86%) Amazon AWS
5 64 (45.71%) Docker
5 64 (45.71%) Linux
6 58 (41.43%) Git (software)
7 57 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (40.71%) Terraform
8 49 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (30.71%) Bash Shell
10 36 (25.71%) nginx
10 36 (25.71%) SQL
11 35 (25.00%) Java
11 35 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
12 33 (23.57%) MongoDB
12 33 (23.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 32 (22.86%) NoSQL
13 32 (22.86%) TDD
13 32 (22.86%) Subversion
14 31 (22.14%) Redis
14 31 (22.14%) AWS CloudFormation
15 30 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
15 30 (21.43%) Configuration Management
16 29 (20.71%) RabbitMQ
17 27 (19.29%) Mercurial
17 27 (19.29%) PostgreSQL
18 26 (18.57%) Perl
19 25 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra

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 36 (25.71%) nginx
2 30 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (15.00%) Apache
4 20 (14.29%) Apache Spark
5 10 (7.14%) Apache ServiceMix
6 9 (6.43%) Confluence
7 2 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.43%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.43%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.71%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 67 (47.86%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (22.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 23 (16.43%) Amazon S3
4 19 (13.57%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (10.71%) Serverless
6 14 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
6 14 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 13 (9.29%) Amazon ELB
7 13 (9.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (4.29%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (3.57%) OpenShift
9 5 (3.57%) Slack
10 4 (2.86%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (2.14%) IaaS
11 3 (2.14%) PaaS
11 3 (2.14%) Route 53
12 2 (1.43%) Apigee
12 2 (1.43%) GitHub
13 1 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.71%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.43%) Firewall
2 12 (8.57%) HTTP
3 5 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.86%) SSL
5 3 (2.14%) DNS
6 2 (1.43%) Internet
7 1 (0.71%) AMQP
7 1 (0.71%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.71%) DHCP
7 1 (0.71%) FTP
7 1 (0.71%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (23.57%) MongoDB
2 32 (22.86%) NoSQL
3 31 (22.14%) Redis
4 27 (19.29%) PostgreSQL
5 25 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (17.14%) Riak
7 23 (16.43%) CouchDB
7 23 (16.43%) GIS
8 22 (15.71%) Amazon RDS
9 21 (15.00%) Hadoop
10 10 (7.14%) MySQL
11 3 (2.14%) Big Data
12 2 (1.43%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.43%) InterSystems Cache
12 2 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 74 (52.86%) Jenkins
2 58 (41.43%) Git (software)
3 32 (22.86%) Subversion
4 27 (19.29%) Mercurial
5 12 (8.57%) JIRA
6 10 (7.14%) SonarQube
7 5 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.86%) Maven
9 3 (2.14%) Selenium
10 2 (1.43%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.43%) GitLab
10 2 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.43%) ProC
10 2 (1.43%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.71%) CF BOSH
11 1 (0.71%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.71%) Codeship
11 1 (0.71%) GoCD
11 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (4.29%) Finance
2 4 (2.86%) Banking
3 3 (2.14%) Retail
4 2 (1.43%) Games
4 2 (1.43%) Online Betting
5 1 (0.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 56 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (24.29%) Developer
3 21 (15.00%) Python Developer
4 17 (12.14%) AWS Engineer
4 17 (12.14%) Consultant
5 14 (10.00%) Architect
6 12 (8.57%) AWS DevOps
6 12 (8.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 10 (7.14%) AWS Consultant
7 10 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.29%) Platform Engineer
11 5 (3.57%) AWS Architect
11 5 (3.57%) DevOps Consultant
11 5 (3.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 5 (3.57%) Operations Engineer
12 4 (2.86%) Automation Consultant
12 4 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.71%) RabbitMQ
2 18 (12.86%) Web Services
3 17 (12.14%) REST
4 10 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
4 10 (7.14%) Apache CXF
4 10 (7.14%) JMS
5 9 (6.43%) Apache Camel
6 8 (5.71%) Spring
7 7 (5.00%) .NET
7 7 (5.00%) Spring Boot
8 6 (4.29%) Kafka
8 6 (4.29%) SOAP
9 4 (2.86%) Django
9 4 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (2.14%) Middleware
10 3 (2.14%) RESTful
11 2 (1.43%) HTML
11 2 (1.43%) HTML5
11 2 (1.43%) J2EE
11 2 (1.43%) OC4J
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.71%) Public Cloud
2 7 (5.00%) Cloud Native
3 5 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.57%) Clustering
4 4 (2.86%) DataPower
4 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.43%) NHS
6 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (45.71%) Linux
2 33 (23.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (9.29%) Windows
4 10 (7.14%) CentOS
5 8 (5.71%) Unix
6 5 (3.57%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.43%) Amazon Linux
7 2 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (60.71%) DevOps
2 57 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (22.86%) TDD
5 30 (21.43%) Configuration Management
6 23 (16.43%) Software Engineering
7 20 (14.29%) Microservices
8 18 (12.86%) Migration
9 14 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (9.29%) Deployment Automation
11 12 (8.57%) Auto-Scaling
11 12 (8.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 11 (7.86%) Pair Programming
13 10 (7.14%) Mentoring
13 10 (7.14%) Open Source
14 9 (6.43%) Coaching
14 9 (6.43%) Computer Science
14 9 (6.43%) Test Automation
15 8 (5.71%) Decision-Making
16 7 (5.00%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 74 (52.86%) Python
2 43 (30.71%) Bash Shell
3 36 (25.71%) SQL
4 35 (25.00%) Java
5 26 (18.57%) Perl
6 18 (12.86%) Ruby
7 17 (12.14%) Java 8
8 9 (6.43%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.71%) Go
10 4 (2.86%) PHP
10 4 (2.86%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.14%) C
11 3 (2.14%) Groovy
12 2 (1.43%) C#
12 2 (1.43%) C++
12 2 (1.43%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.43%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (12.14%) SC Cleared
1 17 (12.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
2 10 (7.14%) Degree
3 9 (6.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.71%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.71%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.71%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.71%) PMO
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 64 (45.71%) Docker
2 3 (2.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.43%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.71%) HDFS
4 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 71 (50.71%) Puppet
2 57 (40.71%) Terraform
3 35 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (17.86%) Kubernetes
5 13 (9.29%) Salt
6 2 (1.43%) CFEngine
6 2 (1.43%) Data Guard
6 2 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.43%) Mesos
6 2 (1.43%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.43%) Packer
6 2 (1.43%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.43%) Rancher
7 1 (0.71%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.71%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.71%) logstash
7 1 (0.71%) OpenView
7 1 (0.71%) SCCM
7 1 (0.71%) SCOM
7 1 (0.71%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (9.29%) Red Hat
2 8 (5.71%) SaltStack
3 5 (3.57%) Google
3 5 (3.57%) IBM
3 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.57%) Splunk
4 4 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.86%) VMware
5 3 (2.14%) Oracle
6 2 (1.43%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (1.43%) Pega
6 2 (1.43%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.71%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (0.71%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.71%) F5
7 1 (0.71%) HP
7 1 (0.71%) Informatica
7 1 (0.71%) PagerDuty
7 1 (0.71%) TIBCO