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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vagrant
Rank 489 566 -
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 128 24 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.046% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.88% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 77 6 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £398 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
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 - - -

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
4443 3742 3706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.77% 7.10% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2658 2208 1956
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 £205
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 178 157 186
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £13.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.28 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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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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 +80 123 £400 +0.62% 32
London +52 52 £415 +18.57% 14
South East - 46 £390 - 3
Hampshire - 38 £395 -
Southampton - 30 £400 -
North West -9 14 £400 - 7
City of London +38 9 £413 - 2
East Midlands +11 8 £550 +23.59%
Berkshire - 6 - -
Maidenhead - 6 - -
Scotland - 5 £300 -
Edinburgh - 3 £393 -
East of England - 3 £413 -
Surrey - 2 £350 -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - - 4
Northamptonshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
Exeter - - - - 1
Leeds - - - - 2
Southwark - - - -
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
Manchester - - - - 2
Milton Keynes - - - - 2
Northampton - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 2

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

1 166 (83.84%) Puppet
2 141 (71.21%) Jenkins
3 131 (66.16%) DevOps
4 105 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (52.53%) Continuous Integration
6 92 (46.46%) Linux
7 80 (40.40%) Opscode Chef
8 71 (35.86%) Java
9 67 (33.84%) Scrum
10 66 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 61 (30.81%) Configuration Management
12 52 (26.26%) Amazon EC2
12 52 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
13 51 (25.76%) Open Source
14 49 (24.75%) Web Services
15 48 (24.24%) CentOS
16 42 (21.21%) Ruby
17 40 (20.20%) Maven
17 40 (20.20%) Amazon S3
17 40 (20.20%) Red Hat
18 38 (19.19%) Cucumber
19 36 (18.18%) VMware
20 35 (17.68%) JavaScript
21 34 (17.17%) CSS
21 34 (17.17%) Node.js
21 34 (17.17%) RSpec
22 33 (16.67%) Apache
23 31 (15.66%) PostgreSQL
23 31 (15.66%) MongoDB
24 30 (15.15%) Analytical Skills

Vagrant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 34 (17.17%) Node.js
2 33 (16.67%) Apache
3 27 (13.64%) OpenStack
4 20 (10.10%) Tomcat
5 18 (9.09%) nginx
6 17 (8.59%) WebLogic
7 15 (7.58%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (3.54%) Confluence
10 6 (3.03%) Drupal
11 5 (2.53%) WebSphere
12 4 (2.02%) Apache Solr
12 4 (2.02%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (1.52%) Jetty
13 3 (1.52%) IIS
14 2 (1.01%) CMS
14 2 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (1.01%) Oracle Service Bus
14 2 (1.01%) lighttpd
14 2 (1.01%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 52 (26.26%) Amazon EC2
1 52 (26.26%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (20.20%) Amazon S3
3 23 (11.62%) Amazon ELB
4 21 (10.61%) Route 53
5 20 (10.10%) PaaS
6 16 (8.08%) SaaS
7 14 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.01%) Heroku
10 1 (0.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.58%) Firewall
2 14 (7.07%) DNS
3 13 (6.57%) DHCP
4 11 (5.56%) HTTP
5 8 (4.04%) Internet
6 5 (2.53%) SSL
7 4 (2.02%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.52%) Network Security
8 3 (1.52%) VRRP
9 2 (1.01%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.01%) VPN
9 2 (1.01%) AMQP
10 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.51%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (15.66%) PostgreSQL
1 31 (15.66%) MongoDB
2 23 (11.62%) MySQL
3 20 (10.10%) NoSQL
4 18 (9.09%) Big Data
5 9 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.55%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.03%) Redis
7 3 (1.52%) MarkLogic
7 3 (1.52%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.01%) DB2
8 2 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.01%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.51%) Riak
Development Applications
1 141 (71.21%) Jenkins
2 66 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 40 (20.20%) Maven
4 38 (19.19%) Cucumber
5 34 (17.17%) RSpec
6 24 (12.12%) Selenium
7 23 (11.62%) Hudson
8 22 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (9.60%) JIRA
10 15 (7.58%) Subversion
11 13 (6.57%) JUnit
12 10 (5.05%) Mockito
13 8 (4.04%) FitNesse
13 8 (4.04%) Grunt
14 7 (3.54%) Eclipse
14 7 (3.54%) Ant
15 6 (3.03%) JMeter
15 6 (3.03%) Mercurial
15 6 (3.03%) Bitbucket
16 5 (2.53%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (3.54%) Marketing
2 5 (2.53%) Back Office
3 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.52%) Retail
4 3 (1.52%) Finance
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (38.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 57 (28.79%) Developer
3 16 (8.08%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 12 (6.06%) PHP Developer
4 12 (6.06%) Consultant
5 11 (5.56%) DevOps Consultant
5 11 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 10 (5.05%) Test Specialist
6 10 (5.05%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 9 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
8 7 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (3.54%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.03%) Architect
9 6 (3.03%) Python Developer
9 6 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (3.03%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.53%) J2EE Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.53%) J2EE Architect
10 5 (2.53%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (24.75%) Web Services
2 34 (17.17%) CSS
3 25 (12.63%) HTML
4 23 (11.62%) RESTful
5 17 (8.59%) JSON
6 15 (7.58%) Spring
6 15 (7.58%) Hibernate
7 12 (6.06%) XML
7 12 (6.06%) jQuery
7 12 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 11 (5.56%) Spring MVC
8 11 (5.56%) HTML5
8 11 (5.56%) Middleware
9 10 (5.05%) Ajax
9 10 (5.05%) JPA
10 9 (4.55%) REST
11 8 (4.04%) .NET
12 7 (3.54%) Backbone.js
12 7 (3.54%) LAMP
13 6 (3.03%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 51 (25.76%) Open Source
2 30 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.53%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.53%) Linked Data
4 5 (2.53%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.02%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.02%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.52%) User Experience
6 3 (1.52%) Social Network
7 2 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.01%) Physics
8 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.51%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 92 (46.46%) Linux
2 48 (24.24%) CentOS
3 24 (12.12%) UNIX
4 13 (6.57%) Oracle Linux
5 9 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (3.03%) Mac OS X
7 5 (2.53%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.02%) Windows
9 3 (1.52%) Android
9 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.01%) VMS
11 1 (0.51%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (66.16%) DevOps
2 105 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (52.53%) Continuous Integration
4 67 (33.84%) Scrum
5 61 (30.81%) Configuration Management
6 26 (13.13%) TDD
7 25 (12.63%) BDD
8 24 (12.12%) MVC
9 20 (10.10%) Test Automation
10 18 (9.09%) Web Development
11 16 (8.08%) SOA
12 12 (6.06%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.05%) OO
13 10 (5.05%) Kanban
14 9 (4.55%) User Stories
14 9 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (4.55%) Software Engineering
15 7 (3.54%) Load Testing
15 7 (3.54%) ITIL
16 6 (3.03%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (35.86%) Java
2 42 (21.21%) Ruby
3 35 (17.68%) JavaScript
4 28 (14.14%) PHP
5 25 (12.63%) Python
6 21 (10.61%) SQL
7 17 (8.59%) Bash Shell
8 16 (8.08%) Shell Script
9 12 (6.06%) Perl
10 8 (4.04%) Scala
11 6 (3.03%) PHP5
11 6 (3.03%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.02%) C
12 4 (2.02%) C#
13 2 (1.01%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.01%) SPARQL
13 2 (1.01%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 21 (10.61%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.53%) BC Cleared
5 4 (2.02%) Degree
6 2 (1.01%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.65%) QA
System Software
1 23 (11.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.59%) vCloud
3 16 (8.08%) VirtualBox
4 10 (5.05%) Docker
5 8 (4.04%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (4.04%) KVM
6 7 (3.54%) Xen
7 2 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.01%) Varnish
8 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 166 (83.84%) Puppet
2 80 (40.40%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (13.64%) Ansible
4 23 (11.62%) Nagios
5 16 (8.08%) YUM
6 15 (7.58%) Salt
7 13 (6.57%) ZABBIX
8 5 (2.53%) StatsD
9 3 (1.52%) Zenoss
10 2 (1.01%) Ganglia
10 2 (1.01%) logstash
10 2 (1.01%) collectd
10 2 (1.01%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.51%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.51%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.51%) Kibana
11 1 (0.51%) Cacti
11 1 (0.51%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 40 (20.20%) Red Hat
2 36 (18.18%) VMware
3 24 (12.12%) Oracle
4 18 (9.09%) RightScale
5 14 (7.07%) EMC
6 12 (6.06%) Rackspace
7 11 (5.56%) SaltStack
8 9 (4.55%) New Relic
9 8 (4.04%) Tripwire
10 7 (3.54%) Microsoft
11 4 (2.02%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.52%) HP
13 2 (1.01%) SAP
13 2 (1.01%) Adobe
13 2 (1.01%) IBM
14 1 (0.51%) Zend
14 1 (0.51%) ESRI
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