The first table below looks at the demand for Vagrant skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vagrant over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vagrant
Rank 187 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.62% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £445 -
% change year-on-year
-24.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
495 389 530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.50% 5.47% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 277 348
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £298 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 19 10
Average hourly rate £18.48 £22.69 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% +16.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.31 £19.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.08 £41.60 £30.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%
Vagrant
London

Vagrant
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Vagrant across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Vagrant Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Vagrant
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Vagrant across the City of London region.

Vagrant Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Vagrant
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vagrant across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Vagrant Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Vagrant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Vagrant.

1 10 (83.33%) Puppet
1 10 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) Open Source
4 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
5 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (41.67%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) JSON
6 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) C
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) PaaS
6 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (25.00%) OpenID
7 3 (25.00%) tcpdump
7 3 (25.00%) BDD
7 3 (25.00%) Akamai
7 3 (25.00%) Build Automation
7 3 (25.00%) Big Data
7 3 (25.00%) Android SDK
7 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services

Vagrant
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Vagrant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Vagrant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
1 2 (16.67%) Confluence
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Pig
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (16.67%) SaaS
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) SSL
1 3 (25.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) AMQP
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
3 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (25.00%) Big Data
4 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (25.00%) RSpec
3 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Python Developer
3 2 (16.67%) GUI Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) OpenID
2 3 (25.00%) OAuth
2 3 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) D3.js
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (16.67%) HATEOAS
3 2 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) JMS
3 2 (16.67%) WPF
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Physics
2 2 (16.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) BDD
6 3 (25.00%) Build Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
7 2 (16.67%) User Stories
7 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (16.67%) SOA
7 2 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) C
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) Erlang
5 2 (16.67%) Scala
5 2 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Python
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Puppet
1 10 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (25.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (16.67%) YUM
4 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Google
1 3 (25.00%) Akamai
2 2 (16.67%) WSO2
2 2 (16.67%) SaltStack
2 2 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) IBM