The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vagrant
Rank 470 541 -
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 110 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.039% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.71% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 62 5 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £445 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £445 -
% change year-on-year
-10.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vagrant
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4052 3479 3490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.72% 7.22% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2423 2084 1868
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 154 169
Average hourly rate £21.88 £22.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £13.63 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +34.28%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +56 47 £400 - 17
South East - 46 £390 - 3
East Midlands +10 8 £550 +23.59%
North West -6 6 £400 - 6
East of England - 3 £413 -
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 2
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Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 156 (85.71%) Puppet
2 137 (75.27%) Jenkins
3 123 (67.58%) DevOps
4 97 (53.30%) Continuous Integration
4 97 (53.30%) Agile Software Development
5 84 (46.15%) Linux
6 72 (39.56%) Opscode Chef
7 67 (36.81%) Java
8 63 (34.62%) Scrum
9 60 (32.97%) Configuration Management
9 60 (32.97%) Git (software)
10 53 (29.12%) Amazon AWS
10 53 (29.12%) Open Source
11 52 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
12 46 (25.27%) Web Services
13 45 (24.73%) CentOS
14 43 (23.63%) Maven
15 41 (22.53%) Ruby
15 41 (22.53%) Amazon S3
16 40 (21.98%) Red Hat
17 39 (21.43%) Cucumber
18 35 (19.23%) VMware
19 34 (18.68%) RSpec
20 33 (18.13%) Apache
20 33 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
21 30 (16.48%) JavaScript
21 30 (16.48%) PostgreSQL
22 28 (15.38%) MongoDB
22 28 (15.38%) Node.js
22 28 (15.38%) OpenStack

Vagrant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 33 (18.13%) Apache
2 28 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 28 (15.38%) Node.js
3 21 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 19 (10.44%) nginx
5 16 (8.79%) WebLogic
6 13 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (3.85%) Confluence
8 6 (3.30%) WebSphere
9 5 (2.75%) Drupal
10 4 (2.20%) Jetty
11 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.10%) CMS
11 2 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
11 2 (1.10%) lighttpd
11 2 (1.10%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.10%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (1.10%) Apache Pig
11 2 (1.10%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 7 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 53 (29.12%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
3 41 (22.53%) Amazon S3
4 24 (13.19%) Amazon ELB
5 22 (12.09%) Route 53
6 21 (11.54%) PaaS
7 19 (10.44%) SaaS
8 13 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.89%) Firewall
2 16 (8.79%) DHCP
2 16 (8.79%) DNS
3 10 (5.49%) HTTP
4 8 (4.40%) Internet
5 4 (2.20%) SSL
6 3 (1.65%) VRRP
6 3 (1.65%) Network Security
7 2 (1.10%) AMQP
7 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.10%) VPN
8 1 (0.55%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.48%) PostgreSQL
2 28 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 22 (12.09%) MySQL
4 18 (9.89%) Big Data
5 16 (8.79%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.95%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.95%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.65%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.65%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.65%) Redis
9 2 (1.10%) Hazelcast
9 2 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.10%) DB2
10 1 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.55%) Riak
10 1 (0.55%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 137 (75.27%) Jenkins
2 60 (32.97%) Git (software)
3 43 (23.63%) Maven
4 39 (21.43%) Cucumber
5 34 (18.68%) RSpec
6 26 (14.29%) Hudson
7 24 (13.19%) Selenium
8 17 (9.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 17 (9.34%) JIRA
9 15 (8.24%) Subversion
10 14 (7.69%) JUnit
11 10 (5.49%) Mockito
12 8 (4.40%) Grunt
12 8 (4.40%) FitNesse
13 7 (3.85%) Eclipse
14 6 (3.30%) JMeter
15 5 (2.75%) Ant
15 5 (2.75%) Mercurial
15 5 (2.75%) Bitbucket
15 5 (2.75%) PHPUnit
General
1 6 (3.30%) Marketing
2 5 (2.75%) Back Office
3 4 (2.20%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.65%) Retail
5 2 (1.10%) Finance
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (40.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 48 (26.37%) Developer
3 15 (8.24%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 13 (7.14%) Consultant
5 12 (6.59%) PHP Developer
5 12 (6.59%) DevOps Consultant
6 11 (6.04%) Java Developer
7 10 (5.49%) Test Specialist
7 10 (5.49%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 10 (5.49%) Senior Consultant
8 6 (3.30%) Software Engineer
8 6 (3.30%) Architect
8 6 (3.30%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (3.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (2.75%) Python Developer
9 5 (2.75%) J2EE Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.75%) J2EE Architect
10 4 (2.20%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.20%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (25.27%) Web Services
2 27 (14.84%) CSS
3 23 (12.64%) RESTful
4 18 (9.89%) HTML
5 15 (8.24%) JSON
6 14 (7.69%) Spring
6 14 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 11 (6.04%) Middleware
7 11 (6.04%) Spring MVC
8 10 (5.49%) Ajax
8 10 (5.49%) JPA
9 8 (4.40%) jQuery
9 8 (4.40%) .NET
9 8 (4.40%) XML
10 7 (3.85%) AngularJS
11 6 (3.30%) LAMP
11 6 (3.30%) HTML5
11 6 (3.30%) REST
12 5 (2.75%) Symfony
12 5 (2.75%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (29.12%) Open Source
2 33 (18.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.75%) Linked Data
5 4 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.20%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.65%) Social Network
7 2 (1.10%) Physics
7 2 (1.10%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.55%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 84 (46.15%) Linux
2 45 (24.73%) CentOS
3 23 (12.64%) UNIX
4 12 (6.59%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.30%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.65%) Android
7 3 (1.65%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.10%) Windows
8 2 (1.10%) VMS
9 1 (0.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (67.58%) DevOps
2 97 (53.30%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (53.30%) Continuous Integration
3 63 (34.62%) Scrum
4 60 (32.97%) Configuration Management
5 24 (13.19%) BDD
6 22 (12.09%) TDD
7 19 (10.44%) MVC
7 19 (10.44%) Test Automation
8 16 (8.79%) Web Development
9 13 (7.14%) SOA
9 13 (7.14%) E-Commerce
10 9 (4.95%) OO
10 9 (4.95%) Kanban
10 9 (4.95%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (4.40%) User Stories
11 8 (4.40%) Software Engineering
12 7 (3.85%) Load Testing
13 6 (3.30%) Web Design
13 6 (3.30%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (36.81%) Java
2 41 (22.53%) Ruby
3 30 (16.48%) JavaScript
4 27 (14.84%) PHP
5 24 (13.19%) Python
6 20 (10.99%) SQL
7 16 (8.79%) Shell Script
8 15 (8.24%) Bash Shell
9 12 (6.59%) Perl
10 8 (4.40%) Scala
11 6 (3.30%) PHP5
12 4 (2.20%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.20%) C
13 2 (1.10%) C#
13 2 (1.10%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.10%) SPARQL
13 2 (1.10%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 20 (10.99%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.04%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.75%) BC Cleared
3 5 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.65%) Degree
5 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 23 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (8.79%) VirtualBox
3 14 (7.69%) vCloud
4 8 (4.40%) Docker
5 7 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (3.30%) KVM
6 6 (3.30%) Xen
7 2 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.55%) vSphere
8 1 (0.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 156 (85.71%) Puppet
2 72 (39.56%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (15.38%) Ansible
4 23 (12.64%) Nagios
5 16 (8.79%) YUM
6 15 (8.24%) Salt
7 13 (7.14%) ZABBIX
8 3 (1.65%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.10%) StatsD
10 1 (0.55%) logstash
10 1 (0.55%) Pingdom
10 1 (0.55%) Kibana
10 1 (0.55%) Cacti
10 1 (0.55%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.55%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.55%) collectd
10 1 (0.55%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 40 (21.98%) Red Hat
2 35 (19.23%) VMware
3 23 (12.64%) Oracle
4 19 (10.44%) RightScale
5 14 (7.69%) EMC
6 11 (6.04%) Rackspace
7 10 (5.49%) New Relic
7 10 (5.49%) SaltStack
8 8 (4.40%) Tripwire
9 7 (3.85%) Microsoft
10 4 (2.20%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.65%) HP
12 2 (1.10%) Adobe
12 2 (1.10%) SAP
12 2 (1.10%) IBM
13 1 (0.55%) ESRI
13 1 (0.55%) Zend
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