Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 75 94
Rank change year-on-year +1 +19 +59
Contract jobs citing Ansible 133 142 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.84% 3.02% 2.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.92% 26.59% 19.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 112 78
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.41% -1.39%
10th Percentile £387 £400 £335
90th Percentile £575 £662 £575
England median daily rate £550 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -

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 556 534 529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.87% 11.35% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 370 336
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £302 £213 £237
90th Percentile £563 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £495 £450
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.90 £14.00 £13.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.71% +1.21% +2.46%
10th Percentile £13.78 £11.25 £9.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.02 £16.98
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.07 £20.00
% change year-on-year +5.46% -14.66% -1.23%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 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
West Yorkshire -14 86 £450 +4.65% 26
South Yorkshire 0 36 £444 -17.44% 17
North Yorkshire - 7 £425 - 7
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 93 (69.92%) DevOps
2 87 (65.41%) Python
3 84 (63.16%) Jenkins
4 79 (59.40%) Linux
5 71 (53.38%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (49.62%) Continuous Integration
6 66 (49.62%) Git (software)
7 60 (45.11%) Puppet
8 56 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
9 55 (41.35%) Docker
10 47 (35.34%) nginx
10 47 (35.34%) Bash Shell
10 47 (35.34%) TDD
11 46 (34.59%) SQL
12 44 (33.08%) Java
13 40 (30.08%) Redis
14 39 (29.32%) Elasticsearch
14 39 (29.32%) Subversion
15 38 (28.57%) NoSQL
15 38 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
16 36 (27.07%) Mercurial
16 36 (27.07%) PostgreSQL
16 36 (27.07%) Terraform
17 35 (26.32%) Software Engineering
18 33 (24.81%) Riak
19 32 (24.06%) Configuration Management
20 31 (23.31%) GIS
20 31 (23.31%) Opscode Chef
21 30 (22.56%) Apache Spark
21 30 (22.56%) Hadoop

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 47 (35.34%) nginx
2 39 (29.32%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (22.56%) Apache Spark
4 24 (18.05%) Apache
5 15 (11.28%) Confluence
6 13 (9.77%) Apache ServiceMix
7 8 (6.02%) OpenStack
8 7 (5.26%) Cloud Foundry
9 3 (2.26%) CMS
9 3 (2.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 56 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (11.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (7.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (5.26%) IaaS
5 7 (5.26%) PaaS
6 6 (4.51%) Slack
7 5 (3.76%) OpenShift
8 4 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (3.01%) Amazon S3
8 4 (3.01%) Route 53
8 4 (3.01%) SaaS
9 3 (2.26%) GitHub
10 2 (1.50%) Serverless
11 1 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.75%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.75%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.77%) HTTP
2 6 (4.51%) SSL
2 6 (4.51%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.01%) Firewall
3 4 (3.01%) Internet
4 2 (1.50%) DNS
4 2 (1.50%) VPN
5 1 (0.75%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.08%) Redis
2 38 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 36 (27.07%) PostgreSQL
4 33 (24.81%) Riak
5 31 (23.31%) GIS
6 30 (22.56%) Hadoop
7 26 (19.55%) MongoDB
8 24 (18.05%) Apache Cassandra
9 23 (17.29%) CouchDB
10 13 (9.77%) Big Data
11 9 (6.77%) MySQL
12 8 (6.02%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (6.02%) Apache Hive
13 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 84 (63.16%) Jenkins
2 66 (49.62%) Git (software)
3 39 (29.32%) Subversion
4 36 (27.07%) Mercurial
5 16 (12.03%) JIRA
6 9 (6.77%) SonarQube
7 7 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (4.51%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (3.76%) Bitbucket
10 4 (3.01%) GoCD
11 3 (2.26%) Maven
12 2 (1.50%) CircleCI
12 2 (1.50%) GitLab
13 1 (0.75%) Codeship
13 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.75%) git-flow
13 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.75%) RSpec
13 1 (0.75%) Travis CI
13 1 (0.75%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (9.02%) Finance
2 3 (2.26%) Banking
3 2 (1.50%) Retail
4 1 (0.75%) Automotive
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (40.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (31.58%) Developer
3 29 (21.80%) Python Developer
4 14 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (9.02%) AWS Engineer
5 12 (9.02%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.02%) Platform Engineer
6 9 (6.77%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 8 (6.02%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 7 (5.26%) Consultant
9 6 (4.51%) Senior DevOps
10 5 (3.76%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (3.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Python Engineer
10 5 (3.76%) Storage Consultant
11 4 (3.01%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.01%) Systems Engineer
12 3 (2.26%) SQL Developer
12 3 (2.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
2 16 (12.03%) REST
3 15 (11.28%) Web Services
4 13 (9.77%) ActiveMQ
4 13 (9.77%) Apache CXF
5 12 (9.02%) Apache Camel
5 12 (9.02%) JMS
6 6 (4.51%) .NET
6 6 (4.51%) Node.js
7 4 (3.01%) Django
8 3 (2.26%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (2.26%) RESTful
8 3 (2.26%) YAML
9 2 (1.50%) Spring
10 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.75%) Express
10 1 (0.75%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.75%) Java SE
10 1 (0.75%) Kafka
10 1 (0.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.02%) Public Cloud
2 8 (6.02%) Clustering
3 7 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.76%) iSeries
4 5 (3.76%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.50%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 79 (59.40%) Linux
2 27 (20.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 20 (15.04%) Unix
4 14 (10.53%) Windows
5 8 (6.02%) CentOS
6 4 (3.01%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.01%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.75%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (69.92%) DevOps
2 71 (53.38%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (49.62%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (35.34%) TDD
5 35 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 32 (24.06%) Configuration Management
7 24 (18.05%) Migration
8 21 (15.79%) Test Automation
9 13 (9.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (9.02%) BDD
11 11 (8.27%) Microservices
11 11 (8.27%) OO
12 10 (7.52%) Coaching
12 10 (7.52%) Mentoring
12 10 (7.52%) Pair Programming
12 10 (7.52%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (6.02%) Decision-Making
15 7 (5.26%) Load Balancing
15 7 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 87 (65.41%) Python
2 47 (35.34%) Bash Shell
3 46 (34.59%) SQL
4 44 (33.08%) Java
5 22 (16.54%) Perl
6 20 (15.04%) Ruby
7 14 (10.53%) Java 8
8 8 (6.02%) Go
8 8 (6.02%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.51%) PHP
10 4 (3.01%) C#
10 4 (3.01%) C++
11 3 (2.26%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.50%) R
12 2 (1.50%) Scala
13 1 (0.75%) C
13 1 (0.75%) Groovy
13 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (12.03%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.77%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.77%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.01%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.50%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.75%) CISM
6 1 (0.75%) CISSP
6 1 (0.75%) Degree
6 1 (0.75%) OCA
6 1 (0.75%) OCAJ
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 55 (41.35%) Docker
2 7 (5.26%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 60 (45.11%) Puppet
2 36 (27.07%) Terraform
3 31 (23.31%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (18.05%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.76%) Rancher
5 5 (3.76%) Salt
6 4 (3.01%) Packer
7 2 (1.50%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.50%) Consul
7 2 (1.50%) Mesos
8 1 (0.75%) Grafana
8 1 (0.75%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.75%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.75%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (9.77%) Red Hat
2 12 (9.02%) Google
3 8 (6.02%) Atlassian
4 7 (5.26%) EMC
4 7 (5.26%) NetApp
4 7 (5.26%) TOWER Software
5 5 (3.76%) Oracle
6 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.26%) VMware
7 2 (1.50%) EnterpriseDB
7 2 (1.50%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.50%) Pega
7 2 (1.50%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.50%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.50%) Splunk
8 1 (0.75%) ArcSight
8 1 (0.75%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.75%) F5