Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 62 106
Rank change year-on-year +12 +44 +15
Contract jobs citing Ansible 158 168 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.83% 3.41% 1.97%
As % of the Systems Management category 25.99% 24.60% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 121 64
Yorkshire median daily rate £468 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +4.40% -17.27%
10th Percentile £380 £388 £363
90th Percentile £550 £613 £575
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.75 £72.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -41.03% +81.25% -15.34%

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 608 683 445
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.73% 13.86% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 457 277
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £263 £306 £192
90th Percentile £588 £575 £543
England median daily rate £500 £493 £475
% change year-on-year +1.52% +3.68% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.35 £17.52 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.68% +49.11% -41.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.76 £9.25
90th Percentile £28.52 £52.95 £27.30
England median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.89% +8.57% -21.35%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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
South Yorkshire +12 89 £475 -3.06% 6
West Yorkshire -20 57 £450 -1.10% 21
North Yorkshire +10 4 - - 4
Ansible
England

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 118 (74.68%) DevOps
2 93 (58.86%) Jenkins
3 90 (56.96%) Linux
4 70 (44.30%) Python
5 61 (38.61%) Puppet
6 56 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (33.54%) AWS
8 50 (31.65%) GitHub
9 40 (25.32%) Java
9 40 (25.32%) Docker
10 39 (24.68%) Bash Shell
11 38 (24.05%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (23.42%) Windows
13 36 (22.78%) Opscode Chef
14 35 (22.15%) Finance
15 34 (21.52%) MuleSoft
16 33 (20.89%) PowerShell
17 32 (20.25%) Software Engineering
18 31 (19.62%) SQL
18 31 (19.62%) Git (software)
18 31 (19.62%) Kubernetes
18 31 (19.62%) Terraform
18 31 (19.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 29 (18.35%) GCP
19 29 (18.35%) JIRA
20 25 (15.82%) Google
20 25 (15.82%) Confluence
20 25 (15.82%) OpenStack
20 25 (15.82%) Infrastructure as Code
21 22 (13.92%) Microservices

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 25 (15.82%) Confluence
1 25 (15.82%) OpenStack
2 16 (10.13%) Apache
3 9 (5.70%) Jupyter
4 8 (5.06%) Apache Spark
4 8 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (3.80%) nginx
5 6 (3.80%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.16%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (3.16%) IIS
7 3 (1.90%) JBoss
7 3 (1.90%) Jetty
7 3 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.27%) IBM Transformation Extender
8 2 (1.27%) Mule
8 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.27%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.27%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 53 (33.54%) AWS
2 50 (31.65%) GitHub
3 29 (18.35%) GCP
4 19 (12.03%) Azure
5 8 (5.06%) OpenShift
6 7 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (3.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (2.53%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (2.53%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.53%) PaaS
10 3 (1.90%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (1.27%) Datadog
11 2 (1.27%) Route 53
12 1 (0.63%) BrowserStack
12 1 (0.63%) IaaS
12 1 (0.63%) Office 365
12 1 (0.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) HTTP
2 5 (3.16%) NAS
2 5 (3.16%) SAN
2 5 (3.16%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.53%) Internet
4 3 (1.90%) SSL
5 2 (1.27%) DHCP
5 2 (1.27%) DNS
5 2 (1.27%) VPN
6 1 (0.63%) FTP
6 1 (0.63%) IPsec
6 1 (0.63%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.13%) Big Data
3 15 (9.49%) DB2
4 12 (7.59%) Hadoop
5 11 (6.96%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.70%) BigQuery
6 9 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.43%) Riak
8 6 (3.80%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.80%) MySQL
8 6 (3.80%) Redis
9 5 (3.16%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (2.53%) GIS
11 2 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.27%) Hazelcast
11 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.27%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.63%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 93 (58.86%) Jenkins
2 31 (19.62%) Git (software)
3 29 (18.35%) JIRA
4 15 (9.49%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (7.59%) Visual Studio Code
6 10 (6.33%) Subversion
7 9 (5.70%) Bitbucket
7 9 (5.70%) Gradle
8 7 (4.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (4.43%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (3.80%) Mercurial
10 4 (2.53%) MSTest
10 4 (2.53%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.90%) GitLab
11 3 (1.90%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.90%) TeamCity
11 3 (1.90%) Travis CI
12 2 (1.27%) IBM UrbanCode
12 2 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (1.27%) TestNG
General
1 35 (22.15%) Finance
2 21 (13.29%) Banking
3 12 (7.59%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.80%) Retail
5 5 (3.16%) Public Sector
5 5 (3.16%) Publishing
6 4 (2.53%) Billing
7 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (37.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 29 (18.35%) Developer
3 24 (15.19%) Cloud Engineer
4 20 (12.66%) Linux Engineer
5 18 (11.39%) Python Developer
6 14 (8.86%) Lead Developer
7 13 (8.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (8.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 13 (8.23%) Software Engineer
8 12 (7.59%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 11 (6.96%) AWS Engineer
9 11 (6.96%) Platform Engineer
10 10 (6.33%) Consultant
11 7 (4.43%) AWS DevOps
11 7 (4.43%) DevOps Consultant
12 6 (3.80%) Automation Engineer
13 5 (3.16%) Architect
13 5 (3.16%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 5 (3.16%) Operations Engineer
14 4 (2.53%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.66%) Swagger
2 14 (8.86%) JSON
3 12 (7.59%) PySpark
4 11 (6.96%) jQuery
5 10 (6.33%) RESTful
6 9 (5.70%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (5.70%) NumPy
6 9 (5.70%) Pandas
6 9 (5.70%) scikit-learn
7 7 (4.43%) Middleware
8 6 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (3.16%) Flask
9 5 (3.16%) Node.js
10 4 (2.53%) .NET
10 4 (2.53%) Spring
10 4 (2.53%) Spring Boot
11 3 (1.90%) CSS
11 3 (1.90%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.90%) REST
11 3 (1.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) Blog
2 11 (6.96%) Clustering
3 9 (5.70%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.16%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (3.16%) iSeries
4 5 (3.16%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.16%) Replication
5 3 (1.90%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.27%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.63%) CMDB
7 1 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 90 (56.96%) Linux
2 37 (23.42%) Windows
3 22 (13.92%) Unix
4 14 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.80%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.16%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.90%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.27%) CentOS
10 2 (1.27%) Mesosphere
10 2 (1.27%) Solaris
11 1 (0.63%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.63%) Debian
11 1 (0.63%) SUSE
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (74.68%) DevOps
2 56 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (24.05%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (20.25%) Software Engineering
5 31 (19.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 25 (15.82%) Infrastructure as Code
7 22 (13.92%) Microservices
7 22 (13.92%) Open Source
8 18 (11.39%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 18 (11.39%) Web Development
9 17 (10.76%) Configuration Management
9 17 (10.76%) TDD
10 16 (10.13%) Test Automation
11 15 (9.49%) Continuous Deployment
12 14 (8.86%) Change Management
12 14 (8.86%) Prototyping
13 12 (7.59%) Analytics
13 12 (7.59%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (6.96%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 70 (44.30%) Python
2 40 (25.32%) Java
3 39 (24.68%) Bash Shell
4 33 (20.89%) PowerShell
5 31 (19.62%) SQL
6 22 (13.92%) Shell Script
7 21 (13.29%) JavaScript
8 15 (9.49%) Perl
9 14 (8.86%) PHP
10 12 (7.59%) Go
11 11 (6.96%) Ruby
11 11 (6.96%) T-SQL
12 9 (5.70%) R
12 9 (5.70%) VB
13 4 (2.53%) C#
14 3 (1.90%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.27%) Scala
16 1 (0.63%) AWK
16 1 (0.63%) ES6
16 1 (0.63%) Rust
Qualifications
1 6 (3.80%) AWS Certification
2 4 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.27%) Degree
4 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) GDPR
2 1 (0.63%) PMO
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 40 (25.32%) Docker
2 7 (4.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.16%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.90%) vSphere
5 2 (1.27%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 61 (38.61%) Puppet
2 36 (22.78%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (19.62%) Kubernetes
3 31 (19.62%) Terraform
4 10 (6.33%) SCCM
4 10 (6.33%) WMI
5 9 (5.70%) Packer
5 9 (5.70%) Salt
6 6 (3.80%) Grafana
7 5 (3.16%) Consul
7 5 (3.16%) Prometheus
8 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (1.90%) Cobbler
10 2 (1.27%) Automic
10 2 (1.27%) Rancher
10 2 (1.27%) SCOM
10 2 (1.27%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 1 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.63%) Istio
11 1 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 34 (21.52%) MuleSoft
2 25 (15.82%) Google
3 19 (12.03%) Oracle
3 19 (12.03%) Red Hat
4 14 (8.86%) EMC
5 11 (6.96%) IBM
5 11 (6.96%) SAP
5 11 (6.96%) Splunk
6 10 (6.33%) VMware
7 9 (5.70%) NetApp
8 8 (5.06%) Microsoft
9 6 (3.80%) Citrix
9 6 (3.80%) TOWER Software
10 5 (3.16%) HP
10 5 (3.16%) Veritas
11 4 (2.53%) Atlassian
12 2 (1.27%) BMC
12 2 (1.27%) Hortonworks
12 2 (1.27%) Mercator
12 2 (1.27%) Sybase