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 28 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 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vagrant
Rank 485 547 -
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 72 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.006% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.92% 0.087% -
Number of daily rates quoted 52 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3759 3444 3493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.61% 7.39% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2208 1963 1829
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 159 155
Average hourly rate £18.63 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.52 £41.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-9.84% +27.14%
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +49 38 £438 -16.66% 15
South East - 24 £330 - 4
East Midlands +3 4 £563 +26.40% 3
North West - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 1
South West - 1 £325 - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Vagrant
UK

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 121 (88.32%) Puppet
2 100 (72.99%) Jenkins
3 88 (64.23%) DevOps
4 75 (54.74%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (48.91%) Linux
6 57 (41.61%) Java
7 51 (37.23%) Open Source
8 49 (35.77%) Opscode Chef
9 47 (34.31%) Configuration Management
10 46 (33.58%) Amazon EC2
10 46 (33.58%) Amazon AWS
11 43 (31.39%) Maven
12 42 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (30.66%) Scrum
13 41 (29.93%) CentOS
14 39 (28.47%) Git (software)
14 39 (28.47%) Amazon S3
14 39 (28.47%) Red Hat
15 34 (24.82%) Web Services
15 34 (24.82%) Hudson
16 31 (22.63%) Ruby
17 29 (21.17%) Amazon ELB
17 29 (21.17%) Route 53
18 26 (18.98%) RightScale
18 26 (18.98%) MySQL
19 25 (18.25%) VMware
20 24 (17.52%) PostgreSQL
21 23 (16.79%) Firewall
21 23 (16.79%) JavaScript
21 23 (16.79%) DHCP

Vagrant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 21 (15.33%) Apache
1 21 (15.33%) Tomcat
1 21 (15.33%) OpenStack
2 18 (13.14%) Node.js
3 15 (10.95%) WebLogic
3 15 (10.95%) nginx
4 11 (8.03%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (5.84%) Jetty
5 8 (5.84%) WebSphere
6 7 (5.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (4.38%) Confluence
8 4 (2.92%) Drupal
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (1.46%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.73%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 46 (33.58%) Amazon EC2
1 46 (33.58%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (28.47%) Amazon S3
3 29 (21.17%) Route 53
3 29 (21.17%) Amazon ELB
4 21 (15.33%) PaaS
5 19 (13.87%) SaaS
6 9 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.79%) DHCP
1 23 (16.79%) DNS
1 23 (16.79%) Firewall
2 15 (10.95%) HTTP
3 6 (4.38%) Internet
4 5 (3.65%) SSL
4 5 (3.65%) Network Security
5 3 (2.19%) tcpdump
5 3 (2.19%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.46%) AMQP
7 1 (0.73%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.98%) MySQL
2 24 (17.52%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (15.33%) MongoDB
4 15 (10.95%) Big Data
5 14 (10.22%) NoSQL
6 12 (8.76%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (4.38%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.38%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.46%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.73%) DB2
10 1 (0.73%) Redis
10 1 (0.73%) Riak
10 1 (0.73%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 100 (72.99%) Jenkins
2 43 (31.39%) Maven
3 39 (28.47%) Git (software)
4 34 (24.82%) Hudson
5 21 (15.33%) Cucumber
6 18 (13.14%) RSpec
7 15 (10.95%) Selenium
8 12 (8.76%) JUnit
9 8 (5.84%) Grunt
10 7 (5.11%) Subversion
10 7 (5.11%) JIRA
10 7 (5.11%) PHPUnit
11 6 (4.38%) Behat
12 5 (3.65%) Mockito
13 4 (2.92%) Mercurial
13 4 (2.92%) JMeter
13 4 (2.92%) Ant
13 4 (2.92%) SoapUI
14 3 (2.19%) Bitbucket
14 3 (2.19%) Apache Continuum
General
1 3 (2.19%) Back Office
1 3 (2.19%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.46%) Retail
2 2 (1.46%) Marketing
3 1 (0.73%) Finance
3 1 (0.73%) Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (32.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (23.36%) Developer
3 13 (9.49%) PHP Developer
4 8 (5.84%) Consultant
4 8 (5.84%) DevOps Consultant
5 7 (5.11%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (5.11%) Software Engineer
6 6 (4.38%) Senior Consultant
6 6 (4.38%) Test Specialist
6 6 (4.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 5 (3.65%) Java Developer
8 4 (2.92%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (2.92%) Lead Developer
8 4 (2.92%) Tester
8 4 (2.92%) Lead PHP Developer
9 3 (2.19%) Drupal Developer
9 3 (2.19%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 3 (2.19%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (2.19%) Non-Functional Tester
9 3 (2.19%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (24.82%) Web Services
2 22 (16.06%) CSS
3 18 (13.14%) HTML
4 16 (11.68%) RESTful
5 12 (8.76%) JSON
5 12 (8.76%) Middleware
6 8 (5.84%) Ajax
7 7 (5.11%) Servlets
7 7 (5.11%) XML
7 7 (5.11%) REST
8 6 (4.38%) jQuery
8 6 (4.38%) SOAP
8 6 (4.38%) .NET
8 6 (4.38%) Spring
8 6 (4.38%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.65%) JPA
9 5 (3.65%) Spring MVC
9 5 (3.65%) Symfony
10 4 (2.92%) Backbone.js
10 4 (2.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 51 (37.23%) Open Source
2 7 (5.11%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.19%) Linked Data
4 2 (1.46%) Social Network
4 2 (1.46%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.46%) Physics
5 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.73%) New Media
5 1 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 67 (48.91%) Linux
2 41 (29.93%) CentOS
3 14 (10.22%) UNIX
4 13 (9.49%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (5.11%) Android
6 6 (4.38%) Mac OS X
7 5 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.92%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.46%) Windows
10 1 (0.73%) Debian
10 1 (0.73%) Fedora
10 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (64.23%) DevOps
2 75 (54.74%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (34.31%) Configuration Management
4 42 (30.66%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (30.66%) Scrum
5 20 (14.60%) TDD
6 16 (11.68%) BDD
7 15 (10.95%) SOA
7 15 (10.95%) Test Automation
8 13 (9.49%) MVC
9 12 (8.76%) Web Development
10 11 (8.03%) OO
11 10 (7.30%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.30%) Software Engineering
11 10 (7.30%) Performance Testing
11 10 (7.30%) User Stories
12 9 (6.57%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (6.57%) Kanban
12 9 (6.57%) Load Testing
13 8 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 57 (41.61%) Java
2 31 (22.63%) Ruby
3 23 (16.79%) JavaScript
4 21 (15.33%) PHP
5 20 (14.60%) SQL
6 17 (12.41%) Python
7 14 (10.22%) Shell Script
8 9 (6.57%) PHP5
8 9 (6.57%) Bash Shell
9 8 (5.84%) Scala
10 4 (2.92%) C
11 2 (1.46%) C#
11 2 (1.46%) Perl
11 2 (1.46%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.46%) Erlang
12 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (8.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.19%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.46%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.79%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 18 (13.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.57%) vCloud
3 7 (5.11%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (3.65%) VirtualBox
5 4 (2.92%) Docker
6 2 (1.46%) vSphere
7 1 (0.73%) Varnish
7 1 (0.73%) Xen
7 1 (0.73%) KVM
Systems Management
1 121 (88.32%) Puppet
2 49 (35.77%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (15.33%) Ansible
4 13 (9.49%) Salt
5 12 (8.76%) Nagios
6 11 (8.03%) YUM
7 7 (5.11%) ZABBIX
8 3 (2.19%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.46%) Scalr
10 1 (0.73%) logstash
10 1 (0.73%) Cacti
10 1 (0.73%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.73%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.73%) collectd
10 1 (0.73%) StatsD
Vendors
1 39 (28.47%) Red Hat
2 26 (18.98%) RightScale
3 25 (18.25%) VMware
4 19 (13.87%) Oracle
5 10 (7.30%) EMC
6 6 (4.38%) New Relic
6 6 (4.38%) SaltStack
7 4 (2.92%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.92%) Tripwire
7 4 (2.92%) Rackspace
8 3 (2.19%) Akamai
8 3 (2.19%) Google
9 2 (1.46%) WSO2
9 2 (1.46%) HP
9 2 (1.46%) IBM
10 1 (0.73%) ESRI
10 1 (0.73%) SAP
10 1 (0.73%) JBoss
10 1 (0.73%) Zend
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Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
East Midlands
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 12 days ago