The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vagrant
Rank 149 180 205
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +25
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.16% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.98% 1.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 1
Average daily rate £438 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £355 £383
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -7.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vagrant
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
410 723 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.03% 14.06% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 578 548
Average daily rate £450 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £46.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -40.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 Development Applications 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (62.50%) BDD
3 9 (56.25%) Puppet
3 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (50.00%) Docker
4 8 (50.00%) DevOps
5 7 (43.75%) Ansible
5 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 7 (43.75%) Ruby
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
6 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 5 (31.25%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 4 (25.00%) PHP
8 4 (25.00%) VMware
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) GitHub
8 4 (25.00%) Node.js
8 4 (25.00%) RSpec
8 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
8 4 (25.00%) Microservices
9 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark
9 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes
9 3 (18.75%) Front End Development

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (25.00%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) Apache Pig
2 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) Confluence
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
4 1 (6.25%) Drupal
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Photoshop
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) GitHub
3 3 (18.75%) Heroku
4 1 (6.25%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
1 3 (18.75%) HBase
1 3 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) Redis
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (25.00%) RSpec
3 4 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (18.75%) Grunt
4 3 (18.75%) Jasmine
4 3 (18.75%) Mocha
5 2 (12.50%) GitLab
5 2 (12.50%) gulp
5 2 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (12.50%) Selenium
6 1 (6.25%) Capybara
6 1 (6.25%) git-flow
6 1 (6.25%) RubyGems
6 1 (6.25%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) Developer in Test
4 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.25%) HTML Developer
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) CSS3
2 3 (18.75%) REST
2 3 (18.75%) Sass
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 2 (12.50%) Behat
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (12.50%) Twig
3 2 (12.50%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ELK Stack
4 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) CentOS
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) VMS
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) BDD
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) DevOps
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Microservices
7 3 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
7 3 (18.75%) Workflow
8 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (12.50%) Change Management
8 2 (12.50%) Kanban
8 2 (12.50%) MVC
8 2 (12.50%) OO
8 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 2 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
8 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 2 (12.50%) SOA
8 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) Ruby
3 6 (37.50%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 3 (18.75%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (12.50%) Groovy
6 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 1 (6.25%) C#
7 1 (6.25%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.25%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SDET
1 2 (12.50%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Varnish
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (56.25%) Puppet
2 7 (43.75%) Ansible
3 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes
3 3 (18.75%) Mesos
4 1 (6.25%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Zend
3 1 (6.25%) Akamai
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter