The first table below looks at the demand for Vagrant skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vagrant over the 3 months to 17 April 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 England 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vagrant
Rank 495 516 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 62 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.014% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.65% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 30 6 0
Average daily rate £400 £205 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3758 2854 3479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.32% 6.61% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2190 1669 1882
Average daily rate £395 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 152 149
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.05 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +10.81%
Vagrant
UK

Vagrant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Vagrant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Vagrant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Vagrant Daily Rate Trend in England

Vagrant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vagrant across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Vagrant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Vagrant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vagrant within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
North West - 25 £394 - 3
London -21 19 £430 +109.75% 9
South East - 13 £290 - 2
South West - 2 £300 - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 4
East Midlands - - - -
Vagrant
UK

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 69 (89.61%) Puppet
2 50 (64.94%) Jenkins
3 45 (58.44%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (44.16%) Linux
4 34 (44.16%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (42.86%) CentOS
5 33 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 32 (41.56%) Amazon AWS
7 30 (38.96%) Configuration Management
8 29 (37.66%) Open Source
8 29 (37.66%) Hudson
9 28 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
9 28 (36.36%) Maven
10 27 (35.06%) Java
11 26 (33.77%) Amazon ELB
11 26 (33.77%) Ruby
12 25 (32.47%) Route 53
12 25 (32.47%) Amazon S3
13 24 (31.17%) DNS
14 22 (28.57%) RightScale
15 21 (27.27%) Firewall
16 20 (25.97%) DHCP
16 20 (25.97%) QA
17 19 (24.68%) MySQL
18 18 (23.38%) Scrum
18 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
19 17 (22.08%) PHP
19 17 (22.08%) Tomcat
20 16 (20.78%) SaaS
20 16 (20.78%) PaaS

Vagrant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 17 (22.08%) Tomcat
2 14 (18.18%) nginx
2 14 (18.18%) Apache
3 13 (16.88%) OpenStack
4 8 (10.39%) Jetty
5 7 (9.09%) WebSphere
6 6 (7.79%) WebLogic
6 6 (7.79%) Node.js
7 5 (6.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (6.49%) Drupal
8 4 (5.19%) IIS
8 4 (5.19%) Apache Solr
9 2 (2.60%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.30%) CloudStack
10 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 34 (44.16%) Amazon EC2
2 32 (41.56%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (33.77%) Amazon ELB
4 25 (32.47%) Amazon S3
4 25 (32.47%) Route 53
5 16 (20.78%) SaaS
5 16 (20.78%) PaaS
6 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (6.49%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.30%) GitHub
7 1 (1.30%) IaaS
7 1 (1.30%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.17%) DNS
2 21 (27.27%) Firewall
3 20 (25.97%) DHCP
4 9 (11.69%) HTTP
5 4 (5.19%) Network Security
6 3 (3.90%) tcpdump
6 3 (3.90%) SSL
6 3 (3.90%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.30%) Internet
7 1 (1.30%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) MySQL
2 8 (10.39%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.09%) Big Data
4 6 (7.79%) Redis
5 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.90%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.30%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.30%) OrientDB
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 50 (64.94%) Jenkins
2 29 (37.66%) Hudson
3 28 (36.36%) Maven
4 18 (23.38%) Git (software)
5 9 (11.69%) Cucumber
6 8 (10.39%) JUnit
7 5 (6.49%) Selenium
8 4 (5.19%) PHPUnit
9 3 (3.90%) Behat
9 3 (3.90%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.90%) TeamCity
9 3 (3.90%) Apache Continuum
9 3 (3.90%) LoadRunner
9 3 (3.90%) JIRA
9 3 (3.90%) Subversion
10 2 (2.60%) Ant
10 2 (2.60%) Visual Studio
10 2 (2.60%) RubyGems
10 2 (2.60%) Grunt
11 1 (1.30%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (1.30%) Back Office
1 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.30%) Banking
1 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (35.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (14.29%) Developer
3 7 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 5 (6.49%) Administrator
4 5 (6.49%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (3.90%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Consultant
6 3 (3.90%) Tester
6 3 (3.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (3.90%) Non-Functional Tester
6 3 (3.90%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (3.90%) PHP Drupal Developer
7 2 (2.60%) Release Manager
7 2 (2.60%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.60%) Senior Test Engineer
7 2 (2.60%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.60%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (1.30%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.88%) Web Services
2 8 (10.39%) XML
2 8 (10.39%) REST
3 7 (9.09%) HTML
3 7 (9.09%) Servlets
4 6 (7.79%) CSS
5 5 (6.49%) SOAP
5 5 (6.49%) RESTful
5 5 (6.49%) JSON
6 4 (5.19%) .NET
6 4 (5.19%) Middleware
6 4 (5.19%) LAMP
7 3 (3.90%) Ajax
7 3 (3.90%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.90%) OpenID
7 3 (3.90%) OAuth
7 3 (3.90%) Android SDK
8 2 (2.60%) HATEOAS
8 2 (2.60%) CSS3
8 2 (2.60%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (37.66%) Open Source
2 4 (5.19%) Replication
2 4 (5.19%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.30%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.30%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.16%) Linux
2 33 (42.86%) CentOS
3 6 (7.79%) Oracle Linux
3 6 (7.79%) Ubuntu
4 5 (6.49%) Android
4 5 (6.49%) Windows
5 3 (3.90%) UNIX
5 3 (3.90%) Debian
5 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.30%) Gentoo
7 1 (1.30%) Fedora
7 1 (1.30%) VMS
7 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (38.96%) Configuration Management
3 18 (23.38%) Scrum
4 15 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (14.29%) SOA
6 10 (12.99%) TDD
6 10 (12.99%) Performance Testing
7 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.09%) OO
8 7 (9.09%) JVM Tuning
9 6 (7.79%) User Stories
9 6 (7.79%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.79%) BDD
10 5 (6.49%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.49%) Load Testing
10 5 (6.49%) Automated Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Release Management
11 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.19%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.06%) Java
2 26 (33.77%) Ruby
3 17 (22.08%) PHP
4 13 (16.88%) Shell Script
5 12 (15.58%) SQL
6 11 (14.29%) Bash Shell
7 10 (12.99%) JavaScript
8 9 (11.69%) Python
9 6 (7.79%) PHP5
10 3 (3.90%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.90%) Perl
11 2 (2.60%) C
12 1 (1.30%) C#
12 1 (1.30%) C++
12 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.30%) RHCE
1 1 (1.30%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (25.97%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (9.09%) Varnish
2 6 (7.79%) VirtualBox
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.30%) Xen
4 1 (1.30%) vSphere
4 1 (1.30%) KVM
4 1 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 69 (89.61%) Puppet
2 28 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (14.29%) Nagios
4 6 (7.79%) Ansible
5 3 (3.90%) Cobbler
5 3 (3.90%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.60%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.60%) Scalr
7 1 (1.30%) collectd
7 1 (1.30%) StatsD
7 1 (1.30%) Cacti
7 1 (1.30%) YUM
7 1 (1.30%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 33 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 22 (28.57%) RightScale
3 8 (10.39%) VMware
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle
4 4 (5.19%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.90%) New Relic
5 3 (3.90%) Google
5 3 (3.90%) Akamai
6 2 (2.60%) WSO2
7 1 (1.30%) SendGrid
7 1 (1.30%) Zend
7 1 (1.30%) JBoss
7 1 (1.30%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) ESRI
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