The table below looks at the statistics for Vagrant skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vagrant over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vagrant
Rank 408 546 506
Rank change year-on-year
+138 -40
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 223 98 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.69% 1.18% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 82 74
Median daily rate £500 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £326 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £379 £400
% change year-on-year
+25.41% -5.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8275 8303 7357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.60% 14.98% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5569 5582 5059
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 187 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.68 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Vagrant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Vagrant as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications 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 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vagrant within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +138 220 £500 +14.28% 50
London +91 152 £500 - 26
Yorkshire +35 23 £423 +69.00% 2
City of London +12 19 £500 +17.64% 5
South East +28 17 £475 +28.37% 5
West Yorkshire +37 15 £365 +46.00% 2
South West +20 9 £500 +53.84% 6
Berkshire +19 9 £500 +66.66% 2
North West +11 8 £450 -5.26% 6
South Yorkshire - 8 £550 -
Sheffield - 8 £550 -
Manchester +8 7 £450 - 5
Wiltshire - 7 £500 -
Leeds +22 6 £350 +40.00% 2
Bradford - 6 £365 -
East of England +6 5 £575 +29.57% 1
Bracknell - 5 £475 -
Westminster - 5 £425 -
Harrow - 4 £495 -
Oxford - 4 £475 -
Swindon - 4 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £475 - 1
Buckinghamshire +19 3 - - 1
Milton Keynes +19 3 - -
Norwich - 2 £575 -
Croydon - 2 - -
Southwark - 2 - -
Windsor - 2 £500 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £300 -
East Midlands - 2 - - 1

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Vagrant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Vagrant.

1 273 (67.08%) DevOps
2 250 (61.43%) Puppet
3 243 (59.71%) Docker
4 229 (56.27%) Linux
5 220 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
6 205 (50.37%) Jenkins
7 201 (49.39%) Git (software)
8 192 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
9 153 (37.59%) Ansible
10 152 (37.35%) Java
11 140 (34.40%) Configuration Management
12 127 (31.20%) Continuous Integration
13 126 (30.96%) Python
14 123 (30.22%) Ruby
15 114 (28.01%) Opscode Chef
16 107 (26.29%) JavaScript
17 92 (22.60%) Open Source
18 86 (21.13%) VMware
19 84 (20.64%) GitHub
20 78 (19.16%) MySQL
20 78 (19.16%) Unix
21 76 (18.67%) PostgreSQL
22 71 (17.44%) Bash Shell
23 69 (16.95%) BDD
24 67 (16.46%) JIRA
25 66 (16.22%) Node.js
26 65 (15.97%) AngularJS
27 64 (15.72%) Web Services
27 64 (15.72%) HTML
28 63 (15.48%) TDD

Vagrant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 58 (14.25%) Confluence
2 47 (11.55%) nginx
2 47 (11.55%) OpenStack
3 39 (9.58%) Apache
3 39 (9.58%) Elasticsearch
3 39 (9.58%) Tomcat
4 28 (6.88%) WebLogic
5 17 (4.18%) WebSphere
6 9 (2.21%) IIS
7 8 (1.97%) Apache Spark
8 7 (1.72%) Apache Solr
9 6 (1.47%) Alfresco
9 6 (1.47%) WordPress
10 3 (0.74%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.74%) Drupal
11 2 (0.49%) Apache Qpid
11 2 (0.49%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.49%) CMS
11 2 (0.49%) Liferay
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (1.23%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.25%) Magento
2 1 (0.25%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 192 (47.17%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (20.64%) GitHub
3 52 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (7.13%) Heroku
5 25 (6.14%) Amazon EC2
6 23 (5.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 23 (5.65%) PaaS
7 22 (5.41%) Amazon S3
8 20 (4.91%) Route 53
9 16 (3.93%) IaaS
10 14 (3.44%) Amazon ELB
10 14 (3.44%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (2.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 10 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (1.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 7 (1.72%) CloudFront
12 7 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
14 4 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.74%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 45 (11.06%) SSL
2 35 (8.60%) HTTP
2 35 (8.60%) TCP/IP
3 27 (6.63%) Internet
4 26 (6.39%) DNS
5 11 (2.70%) Firewall
5 11 (2.70%) VPN
6 9 (2.21%) LDAP
6 9 (2.21%) SNMP
7 6 (1.47%) Network Security
8 5 (1.23%) AMQP
8 5 (1.23%) Reverse Proxy
8 5 (1.23%) SMTP
9 4 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.98%) SAN
10 3 (0.74%) DHCP
10 3 (0.74%) FTP
10 3 (0.74%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.74%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (19.16%) MySQL
2 76 (18.67%) PostgreSQL
3 54 (13.27%) MongoDB
4 42 (10.32%) SQL Server
5 24 (5.90%) NoSQL
6 19 (4.67%) Amazon RDS
7 18 (4.42%) Big Data
7 18 (4.42%) Redis
8 13 (3.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (3.19%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.21%) Hadoop
9 9 (2.21%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.23%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.23%) HBase
13 4 (0.98%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.74%) Apache Accumulo
14 3 (0.74%) DB2
Development Applications
1 205 (50.37%) Jenkins
2 201 (49.39%) Git (software)
3 67 (16.46%) JIRA
4 50 (12.29%) Subversion
5 45 (11.06%) Sonatype Nexus
6 42 (10.32%) TeamCity
7 41 (10.07%) Maven
8 38 (9.34%) Grunt
9 37 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 29 (7.13%) Selenium
11 21 (5.16%) Octopus Deploy
12 19 (4.67%) WebDriver
13 18 (4.42%) Gradle
14 17 (4.18%) Mercurial
14 17 (4.18%) SonarQube
15 16 (3.93%) GitLab
16 15 (3.69%) Bower
17 14 (3.44%) Bitbucket
17 14 (3.44%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (3.19%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (3.93%) Finance
1 16 (3.93%) Retail
2 14 (3.44%) Publishing
3 12 (2.95%) Games
4 9 (2.21%) Banking
5 2 (0.49%) Marketing
5 2 (0.49%) Private Banking
5 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.25%) Back Office
6 1 (0.25%) Electronics
6 1 (0.25%) Front Office
6 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 185 (45.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 136 (33.42%) Developer
3 46 (11.30%) AWS DevOps
4 41 (10.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 40 (9.83%) AWS Engineer
5 40 (9.83%) Java Developer
6 39 (9.58%) Linux Engineer
7 30 (7.37%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 29 (7.13%) Senior Developer
9 24 (5.90%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (4.91%) Angular Developer
10 20 (4.91%) Full Stack Developer
10 20 (4.91%) Node.js Developer
11 18 (4.42%) Automation Engineer
12 14 (3.44%) Agile Developer
12 14 (3.44%) Lead DevOps
13 13 (3.19%) Architect
13 13 (3.19%) Software Engineer
14 12 (2.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 11 (2.70%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (16.22%) Node.js
2 65 (15.97%) AngularJS
3 64 (15.72%) HTML
3 64 (15.72%) Web Services
4 61 (14.99%) REST
5 49 (12.04%) CSS
6 42 (10.32%) JSON
7 41 (10.07%) React
8 35 (8.60%) RabbitMQ
9 33 (8.11%) HTML5
10 31 (7.62%) LEMP Stack
11 30 (7.37%) Ember.js
12 29 (7.13%) ELK Stack
13 28 (6.88%) LAMP
14 25 (6.14%) XML
15 23 (5.65%) Backbone.js
16 22 (5.41%) Spring
17 20 (4.91%) JMS
17 20 (4.91%) RESTful
17 20 (4.91%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.60%) Computer Science
2 21 (5.16%) Private Cloud
3 20 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.46%) User Experience
5 6 (1.47%) Online Games
6 5 (1.23%) Blog
6 5 (1.23%) iPad
7 4 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.74%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.74%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.74%) EMC VNX
8 3 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.74%) Mobile Games
8 3 (0.74%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.49%) CESG
9 2 (0.49%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.49%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.49%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.49%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 229 (56.27%) Linux
2 78 (19.16%) Unix
3 61 (14.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 44 (10.81%) Windows
5 39 (9.58%) Ubuntu
6 37 (9.09%) CentOS
7 23 (5.65%) Windows Server
8 12 (2.95%) Android
9 11 (2.70%) Apple iOS
10 8 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (1.72%) SUSE
12 6 (1.47%) CoreOS
12 6 (1.47%) VMS
13 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.49%) zOS
14 1 (0.25%) AIX
14 1 (0.25%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (67.08%) DevOps
2 220 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (34.40%) Configuration Management
4 127 (31.20%) Continuous Integration
5 92 (22.60%) Open Source
6 69 (16.95%) BDD
7 63 (15.48%) TDD
8 59 (14.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 42 (10.32%) Scrum
10 39 (9.58%) Software Engineering
11 37 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 27 (6.63%) Pair Programming
13 26 (6.39%) OO
14 24 (5.90%) Web Development
15 20 (4.91%) Mentoring
15 20 (4.91%) MVC
15 20 (4.91%) Test Automation
16 19 (4.67%) Load Balancing
16 19 (4.67%) Microservices
16 19 (4.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 152 (37.35%) Java
2 126 (30.96%) Python
3 123 (30.22%) Ruby
4 107 (26.29%) JavaScript
5 71 (17.44%) Bash Shell
6 61 (14.99%) PHP
7 45 (11.06%) Scala
7 45 (11.06%) SQL
8 39 (9.58%) Perl
9 33 (8.11%) PowerShell
10 22 (5.41%) C#
11 18 (4.42%) Shell Script
12 16 (3.93%) Go
13 11 (2.70%) Clojure
14 6 (1.47%) C
15 5 (1.23%) Groovy
16 4 (0.98%) ES6
16 4 (0.98%) Jython
16 4 (0.98%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.74%) Lua
Qualifications
1 41 (10.07%) Security Cleared
2 38 (9.34%) Degree
3 30 (7.37%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.95%) CCA
5 8 (1.97%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.72%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.49%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.49%) MCSE
7 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.25%) CCEA
8 1 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.25%) ISEB
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.25%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.44%) QA
2 4 (0.98%) SDET
3 2 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.49%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 243 (59.71%) Docker
2 38 (9.34%) Virtual Machines
3 22 (5.41%) VirtualBox
3 22 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (3.19%) KVM
5 12 (2.95%) Xen
6 7 (1.72%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.72%) vCloud
6 7 (1.72%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.23%) vSphere
8 4 (0.98%) LXC
8 4 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.49%) HDFS
9 2 (0.49%) Varnish
10 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.25%) iptables
10 1 (0.25%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 250 (61.43%) Puppet
2 153 (37.59%) Ansible
3 114 (28.01%) Opscode Chef
4 47 (11.55%) Salt
5 37 (9.09%) Terraform
6 24 (5.90%) logstash
6 24 (5.90%) Nagios
7 23 (5.65%) Kubernetes
8 21 (5.16%) Kibana
9 19 (4.67%) Grafana
10 14 (3.44%) StatsD
11 13 (3.19%) Packer
12 11 (2.70%) Graphite
12 11 (2.70%) Zenoss
13 10 (2.46%) Consul
13 10 (2.46%) ZABBIX
14 9 (2.21%) Ganglia
15 8 (1.97%) Pingdom
15 8 (1.97%) SCOM
16 4 (0.98%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 86 (21.13%) VMware
2 44 (10.81%) Atlassian
3 34 (8.35%) Red Hat
4 30 (7.37%) Splunk
5 25 (6.14%) Oracle
6 23 (5.65%) Rackspace
7 21 (5.16%) SaltStack
8 18 (4.42%) IBM
8 18 (4.42%) Microsoft
9 14 (3.44%) Zend
10 11 (2.70%) New Relic
11 10 (2.46%) AppDynamics
11 10 (2.46%) Google
12 9 (2.21%) EMC
13 8 (1.97%) PagerDuty
14 7 (1.72%) Cisco
15 5 (1.23%) Adobe
15 5 (1.23%) Sage
16 4 (0.98%) Juniper
16 4 (0.98%) Palo Alto
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