The table below looks at the statistics for Vagrant skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vagrant over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vagrant
Rank 445 524 -
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 158 77 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.14% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.65% 1.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 122 39 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £394 -
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4327 4283 3381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.77% 7.72% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2669 2482 1952
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 162 165
Average hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £19.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +31.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £19.02
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +31.44%

Vagrant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Vagrant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Vagrant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Vagrant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Vagrant
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vagrant within the UK over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

Vagrant Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Vagrant
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vagrant within the UK over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. 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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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
England +77 151 £400 -3.03% 36
London +43 70 £450 +3.44% 17
South East +23 38 £385 +32.75% 4
Hampshire +22 28 £385 +28.33% 1
Southampton +10 22 £385 +28.33% 1
North West -31 16 £425 +9.67% 4
West Midlands +8 14 £350 - 4
City of London +22 13 £450 -2.70% 5
Birmingham +7 11 £350 - 3
Cheshire -25 10 £425 +9.67%
Chester -8 8 £425 +13.33%
South West +15 7 £400 +33.33% 4
Manchester - 6 £500 - 4
Tyne and Wear - 5 £370 -
North East - 5 £370 -
Oxfordshire -18 4 £375 - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £363 - 1
Bristol +2 3 £450 +50.00% 2
Berkshire -7 3 £375 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £500 -
Swansea - 3 £525 - 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £500 -
Newbury - 3 £375 -
Bicester - 3 £375 - 1
Wales - 3 £525 - 1
West Wales - 3 £525 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £370 -
Edinburgh -6 1 £400 -6.97%
Scotland -8 1 £400 -6.97%
Oxford -11 1 £375 -

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 183 (66.79%) Puppet
2 152 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (55.11%) Jenkins
4 142 (51.82%) DevOps
5 123 (44.89%) Linux
6 114 (41.61%) Continuous Integration
7 103 (37.59%) Configuration Management
8 100 (36.50%) Java
9 84 (30.66%) Ruby
10 83 (30.29%) Amazon AWS
11 82 (29.93%) Python
12 79 (28.83%) Scrum
13 77 (28.10%) Git (software)
14 76 (27.74%) Opscode Chef
15 68 (24.82%) Cucumber
16 67 (24.45%) Docker
17 60 (21.90%) Web Services
18 57 (20.80%) TDD
19 54 (19.71%) JIRA
20 53 (19.34%) VMware
21 50 (18.25%) PHP
21 50 (18.25%) Subversion
22 47 (17.15%) Amazon EC2
23 45 (16.42%) CSS
24 44 (16.06%) JavaScript
25 43 (15.69%) HTML
25 43 (15.69%) WebLogic
25 43 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
26 40 (14.60%) MySQL
26 40 (14.60%) Ansible

Vagrant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 43 (15.69%) WebLogic
2 40 (14.60%) Node.js
3 30 (10.95%) OpenStack
4 27 (9.85%) Apache
5 26 (9.49%) Elasticsearch
6 25 (9.12%) Confluence
7 24 (8.76%) Drupal
8 23 (8.39%) Tomcat
9 17 (6.20%) nginx
10 6 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (2.19%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.82%) CMS
12 2 (0.73%) IIS
13 1 (0.36%) JBoss
13 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.36%) Jetty
13 1 (0.36%) WordPress
13 1 (0.36%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 7 (2.55%) MS Excel
1 7 (2.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 83 (30.29%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (17.15%) Amazon EC2
3 24 (8.76%) Amazon S3
3 24 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (8.03%) Amazon ELB
5 13 (4.74%) Route 53
6 11 (4.01%) GitHub
7 10 (3.65%) PaaS
8 9 (3.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (2.55%) Heroku
11 6 (2.19%) IaaS
11 6 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (1.46%) SaaS
13 2 (0.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.73%) Google Compute Engine
13 2 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.73%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.76%) Internet
2 16 (5.84%) AMQP
3 12 (4.38%) HTTP
3 12 (4.38%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.38%) DNS
4 9 (3.28%) Reverse Proxy
5 8 (2.92%) Firewall
6 6 (2.19%) SSL
6 6 (2.19%) DHCP
7 5 (1.82%) Network Security
8 2 (0.73%) OpenFlow
8 2 (0.73%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.73%) SSH
8 2 (0.73%) BGP
8 2 (0.73%) OSPF
8 2 (0.73%) SAN
8 2 (0.73%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.73%) SMTP
8 2 (0.73%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (14.60%) MySQL
2 34 (12.41%) MongoDB
3 28 (10.22%) NoSQL
4 26 (9.49%) Redis
5 25 (9.12%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (7.30%) Big Data
7 17 (6.20%) Oracle Database
8 16 (5.84%) Hadoop
9 11 (4.01%) SQL Server
10 5 (1.82%) Hazelcast
11 3 (1.09%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.73%) InfluxDB
13 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 151 (55.11%) Jenkins
2 77 (28.10%) Git (software)
3 68 (24.82%) Cucumber
4 54 (19.71%) JIRA
5 50 (18.25%) Subversion
6 35 (12.77%) JUnit
7 33 (12.04%) Maven
7 33 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (9.85%) TeamCity
9 25 (9.12%) Mercurial
10 24 (8.76%) Selenium
11 23 (8.39%) Hudson
12 21 (7.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (7.30%) RSpec
13 20 (7.30%) Ant
14 18 (6.57%) Eclipse
15 17 (6.20%) Gradle
16 15 (5.47%) JMeter
17 11 (4.01%) Behat
17 11 (4.01%) Mockito
General
1 14 (5.11%) Banking
2 7 (2.55%) Marketing
3 5 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.09%) Publishing
5 2 (0.73%) Games
6 1 (0.36%) Advertising
6 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (37.23%) Developer
2 68 (24.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 35 (12.77%) Java Developer
4 21 (7.66%) PHP Developer
5 20 (7.30%) Consultant
6 19 (6.93%) DevOps Consultant
7 18 (6.57%) Senior Consultant
7 18 (6.57%) Senior Developer
8 16 (5.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 14 (5.11%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (4.38%) Environment Manager
11 11 (4.01%) Python Developer
12 10 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (3.65%) Drupal Developer
13 8 (2.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 7 (2.55%) Web Developer
14 7 (2.55%) Test Leader
15 6 (2.19%) PHP LAMP Developer
15 6 (2.19%) LAMP Developer
15 6 (2.19%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (21.90%) Web Services
2 45 (16.42%) CSS
3 43 (15.69%) HTML
4 34 (12.41%) JSON
5 26 (9.49%) RESTful
6 25 (9.12%) LAMP
7 22 (8.03%) HTML5
8 19 (6.93%) JMS
9 18 (6.57%) Spring
10 17 (6.20%) Ruby on Rails
11 16 (5.84%) AngularJS
11 16 (5.84%) Java EE
11 16 (5.84%) Symfony
11 16 (5.84%) EJB
11 16 (5.84%) XML
12 15 (5.47%) Hibernate
13 14 (5.11%) .NET
14 13 (4.74%) JPA
14 13 (4.74%) Flask
15 12 (4.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (14.23%) Open Source
2 15 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.92%) User Experience
5 7 (2.55%) Replication
6 3 (1.09%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.73%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.73%) Derivative
7 2 (0.73%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.36%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.36%) BBC
8 1 (0.36%) Online Games
8 1 (0.36%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 123 (44.89%) Linux
2 38 (13.87%) Windows
3 27 (9.85%) CentOS
4 23 (8.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (5.84%) UNIX
6 13 (4.74%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (3.65%) Ubuntu
8 8 (2.92%) Debian
9 3 (1.09%) Scientific Linux
10 2 (0.73%) Fedora
11 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (55.47%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (51.82%) DevOps
3 114 (41.61%) Continuous Integration
4 103 (37.59%) Configuration Management
5 79 (28.83%) Scrum
6 57 (20.80%) TDD
7 40 (14.60%) BDD
8 32 (11.68%) Test Automation
9 31 (11.31%) OO
9 31 (11.31%) SOA
9 31 (11.31%) MVC
10 29 (10.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 23 (8.39%) Software Engineering
12 20 (7.30%) Load Balancing
13 19 (6.93%) Web Development
13 19 (6.93%) Kanban
14 16 (5.84%) MapReduce
14 16 (5.84%) User Stories
14 16 (5.84%) Software Delivery
15 15 (5.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 100 (36.50%) Java
2 84 (30.66%) Ruby
3 82 (29.93%) Python
4 50 (18.25%) PHP
5 44 (16.06%) JavaScript
6 31 (11.31%) Bash Shell
7 13 (4.74%) Perl
8 11 (4.01%) Groovy
8 11 (4.01%) SQL
9 10 (3.65%) C#
10 9 (3.28%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.55%) Go
12 6 (2.19%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.19%) PHP5
13 3 (1.09%) Fortran
13 3 (1.09%) C++
13 3 (1.09%) Haskell
13 3 (1.09%) Scala
13 3 (1.09%) Clojure
13 3 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (8.76%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.20%) DV Cleared
3 10 (3.65%) Degree
4 4 (1.46%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.73%) HP ASE
6 2 (0.73%) HP MASE
6 2 (0.73%) LPIC
6 2 (0.73%) RHCE
6 2 (0.73%) CCIE
6 2 (0.73%) CCNP
7 1 (0.36%) CCNA
7 1 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.58%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (24.45%) Docker
2 43 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (9.85%) VirtualBox
4 17 (6.20%) Varnish
5 8 (2.92%) Active Directory
6 6 (2.19%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (1.82%) vSphere
8 4 (1.46%) vCloud
9 3 (1.09%) QEMU
9 3 (1.09%) KVM
10 2 (0.73%) LXC
10 2 (0.73%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.36%) NFS
11 1 (0.36%) Xen
11 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 183 (66.79%) Puppet
2 76 (27.74%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (14.60%) Ansible
4 25 (9.12%) Salt
5 23 (8.39%) Nagios
6 14 (5.11%) logstash
7 8 (2.92%) Kibana
8 5 (1.82%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.73%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.73%) StatsD
9 2 (0.73%) OpenAM
9 2 (0.73%) Graphite
9 2 (0.73%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.73%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.73%) OpenView
10 1 (0.36%) yum
10 1 (0.36%) Ganglia
10 1 (0.36%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 1 (0.36%) Graylog
Vendors
1 53 (19.34%) VMware
2 38 (13.87%) Oracle
2 38 (13.87%) Red Hat
3 27 (9.85%) New Relic
4 23 (8.39%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.20%) Zend
5 17 (6.20%) Atlassian
6 8 (2.92%) Rackspace
7 5 (1.82%) SaltStack
8 4 (1.46%) Google
9 3 (1.09%) Sun
9 3 (1.09%) RightScale
10 2 (0.73%) ForgeRock
10 2 (0.73%) F5
10 2 (0.73%) Splunk
10 2 (0.73%) Brocade
10 2 (0.73%) Cisco
10 2 (0.73%) Juniper
10 2 (0.73%) HP
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