Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 103 121
Rank change year-on-year +39 +18 +69
Contract jobs citing Ansible 165 87 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.37% 2.06% 1.73%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.23% 19.55% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 67 92
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -18.18% +29.41%
10th Percentile £395 £363 £350
90th Percentile £605 £575 £606
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 £40.00 £47.25
% change year-on-year +81.25% -15.34% +18.13%

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 681 445 681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.90% 10.52% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 277 485
Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £306 £192 £270
90th Percentile £575 £543 £575
England median daily rate £493 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.57% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.52 £11.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.11% -41.25% -7.08%
10th Percentile £13.76 £9.25 £10.43
90th Percentile £52.95 £27.30 £23.75
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% -20.45% +7.32%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +14 113 £450 - 22
South Yorkshire +41 49 £490 - 5
North Yorkshire +3 2 £350 -30.00%
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 104 (63.03%) Python
2 96 (58.18%) DevOps
3 93 (56.36%) Puppet
3 93 (56.36%) Jenkins
4 77 (46.67%) Docker
5 74 (44.85%) Amazon AWS
6 68 (41.21%) Java
7 60 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 58 (35.15%) Opscode Chef
8 58 (35.15%) Linux
9 53 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (32.12%) Bash Shell
10 48 (29.09%) Terraform
11 47 (28.48%) Git (software)
12 35 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 34 (20.61%) Ruby
14 33 (20.00%) Shell Script
15 32 (19.39%) Configuration Management
15 32 (19.39%) Hadoop
16 31 (18.79%) Kubernetes
17 30 (18.18%) Apache Spark
18 27 (16.36%) Microservices
19 26 (15.76%) AWS CloudFormation
20 25 (15.15%) Big Data
21 24 (14.55%) GitHub
21 24 (14.55%) Amazon S3
21 24 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
22 22 (13.33%) Perl
22 22 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
22 22 (13.33%) Deployment Automation

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 30 (18.18%) Apache Spark
2 17 (10.30%) Cloud Foundry
2 17 (10.30%) nginx
3 14 (8.48%) Confluence
3 14 (8.48%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (7.88%) Apache
5 6 (3.64%) WebLogic
6 5 (3.03%) Anypoint
6 5 (3.03%) Apache Pig
6 5 (3.03%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.03%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (1.82%) JBoss
7 3 (1.82%) Mule
7 3 (1.82%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.21%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.61%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 74 (44.85%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (15.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 24 (14.55%) Amazon S3
3 24 (14.55%) GitHub
3 24 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (10.30%) AWS Lambda
4 17 (10.30%) Serverless
5 16 (9.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (7.88%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (7.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 12 (7.27%) Amazon ELB
8 11 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (4.24%) PaaS
10 6 (3.64%) IaaS
11 4 (2.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (2.42%) Slack
12 2 (1.21%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.61%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.61%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.91%) Firewall
2 7 (4.24%) Internet
2 7 (4.24%) VPN
3 6 (3.64%) HTTP
3 6 (3.64%) SMS
4 4 (2.42%) SSL
5 1 (0.61%) AMQP
5 1 (0.61%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.39%) Hadoop
2 25 (15.15%) Big Data
3 20 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 19 (11.52%) Amazon RDS
5 14 (8.48%) Apache Hive
6 13 (7.88%) MongoDB
7 10 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (6.06%) HBase
7 10 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (6.06%) Redis
8 8 (4.85%) CouchDB
8 8 (4.85%) GIS
9 7 (4.24%) Impala
9 7 (4.24%) Riak
9 7 (4.24%) Sqoop
10 6 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (3.03%) MySQL
12 3 (1.82%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 93 (56.36%) Jenkins
2 47 (28.48%) Git (software)
3 22 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 12 (7.27%) JIRA
4 12 (7.27%) SonarQube
5 11 (6.67%) Subversion
6 10 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (6.06%) Mercurial
7 8 (4.85%) Bitbucket
8 6 (3.64%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.64%) Maven
8 6 (3.64%) Selenium
9 2 (1.21%) GitLab
9 2 (1.21%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.21%) ProC
10 1 (0.61%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.61%) CircleCI
10 1 (0.61%) Liquibase
10 1 (0.61%) Psake
10 1 (0.61%) Travis CI
General
1 20 (12.12%) Finance
2 5 (3.03%) Banking
2 5 (3.03%) Retail
3 2 (1.21%) Games
3 2 (1.21%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 62 (37.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (21.82%) Developer
3 21 (12.73%) AWS Engineer
3 21 (12.73%) Python Developer
4 19 (11.52%) Architect
4 19 (11.52%) AWS DevOps
4 19 (11.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 19 (11.52%) Consultant
5 16 (9.70%) Senior DevOps
6 15 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (8.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) AWS Consultant
9 7 (4.24%) Cloud Developer
9 7 (4.24%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Automation Consultant
10 6 (3.64%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Big Data Developer
10 6 (3.64%) Data Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 5 (3.03%) Blue Coat Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.52%) Spring
2 18 (10.91%) Spring Boot
3 15 (9.09%) Web Services
4 14 (8.48%) Kafka
4 14 (8.48%) REST
4 14 (8.48%) SOAP
5 9 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (4.24%) RESTful
6 7 (4.24%) Spark Streaming
7 6 (3.64%) Middleware
8 5 (3.03%) Serverless Framework
9 2 (1.21%) Apache Avro
9 2 (1.21%) Apache Camel
9 2 (1.21%) J2EE
9 2 (1.21%) JSP
9 2 (1.21%) OC4J
9 2 (1.21%) PySpark
10 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.61%) CSS
10 1 (0.61%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.06%) Public Cloud
2 9 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.85%) DataPower
4 6 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.64%) Cloud Native
4 6 (3.64%) iPad
5 5 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.42%) Clustering
6 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.42%) NHS
7 3 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) Replication
8 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (35.15%) Linux
2 35 (21.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (5.45%) Windows
4 5 (3.03%) CentOS
5 4 (2.42%) Unix
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (1.21%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.61%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.61%) Solaris
7 1 (0.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (58.18%) DevOps
2 60 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 53 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (19.39%) Configuration Management
5 27 (16.36%) Microservices
6 22 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
7 18 (10.91%) TDD
8 16 (9.70%) Data Modelling
9 15 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (8.48%) Software Engineering
11 13 (7.88%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (7.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 13 (7.88%) SOA
12 12 (7.27%) Auto-Scaling
13 10 (6.06%) Scrum
14 9 (5.45%) E-Commerce
14 9 (5.45%) MapReduce
14 9 (5.45%) Workflow
15 8 (4.85%) Mentoring
15 8 (4.85%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (63.03%) Python
2 68 (41.21%) Java
3 53 (32.12%) Bash Shell
4 34 (20.61%) Ruby
5 33 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 22 (13.33%) Perl
7 19 (11.52%) SQL
8 16 (9.70%) Go
9 14 (8.48%) Groovy
9 14 (8.48%) Java 8
9 14 (8.48%) PHP
10 11 (6.67%) JavaScript
11 9 (5.45%) PowerShell
12 7 (4.24%) Scala
13 4 (2.42%) C#
14 3 (1.82%) C++
15 2 (1.21%) C
15 2 (1.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (11.52%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.27%) Degree
4 9 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (2.42%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.82%) Sun Certification
6 3 (1.82%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (1.21%) CCNA
7 2 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) GCP
2 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.21%) PMO
2 2 (1.21%) QA
System Software
1 77 (46.67%) Docker
2 9 (5.45%) Apache Flume
3 5 (3.03%) ProxySG
3 5 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.03%) vSphere
4 2 (1.21%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.61%) HDFS
5 1 (0.61%) KVM
5 1 (0.61%) Varnish
5 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 93 (56.36%) Puppet
2 58 (35.15%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (29.09%) Terraform
4 31 (18.79%) Kubernetes
5 18 (10.91%) Salt
6 5 (3.03%) CFEngine
6 5 (3.03%) Rancher
6 5 (3.03%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 2 (1.21%) Data Guard
7 2 (1.21%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.21%) Oozie
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.61%) Kibana
8 1 (0.61%) logstash
8 1 (0.61%) OpenView
8 1 (0.61%) SCOM
8 1 (0.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (11.52%) Red Hat
2 15 (9.09%) SaltStack
3 14 (8.48%) Google
3 14 (8.48%) Splunk
4 12 (7.27%) IBM
5 11 (6.67%) VMware
6 9 (5.45%) EMC
6 9 (5.45%) NetApp
7 7 (4.24%) Informatica
7 7 (4.24%) Talend
8 6 (3.64%) Blue Coat
8 6 (3.64%) F5
8 6 (3.64%) TOWER Software
9 5 (3.03%) AppDynamics
9 5 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.03%) Cisco
9 5 (3.03%) Dell
9 5 (3.03%) MuleSoft
9 5 (3.03%) Symantec
10 4 (2.42%) Microsoft