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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vagrant
Rank 485 495 547
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +52
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 162 142 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.96% 1.97% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 106 36
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £575 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
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
8257 7198 6846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.85% 12.89% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5633 4609 4386
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 147 135
Median hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% -3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £25.95 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +3 159 £450 +12.50% 38
London +3 70 £450 - 19
West Midlands +12 36 £370 +5.71% 3
Shropshire - 24 £370 - 1
Telford - 23 £370 - 1
South East -20 22 £450 +16.88% 6
Berkshire +19 15 £450 +20.00% 3
East of England - 14 £475 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 13 £475 - 2
Cambridge - 12 £475 - 1
Bracknell - 11 £450 - 3
North West -10 8 £433 +1.76% 1
Cheshire -13 8 £433 +1.76%
City of London +35 6 £500 +11.11% 3
South West 0 5 £400 -5.88% 1
Warrington - 5 £415 -
Southampton -4 4 £418 +8.44%
Hampshire -22 4 £418 +8.44%
Devon - 4 £400 -
Oxfordshire +8 3 £350 -6.66%
Scotland -13 3 £325 -18.75% 2
Plymouth - 3 £400 -
Knutsford - 3 £449 -
West Yorkshire +7 2 £338 -10.00% 2
Warwickshire 0 2 - -
Yorkshire -1 2 £338 -10.00% 3
Leeds -5 2 £338 -10.00% 2
Edinburgh -11 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £525 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £525 -

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 162 (64.54%) Puppet
2 157 (62.55%) DevOps
3 133 (52.99%) Linux
4 126 (50.20%) Git (software)
5 110 (43.82%) Amazon AWS
6 104 (41.43%) Python
6 104 (41.43%) Ruby
7 94 (37.45%) Jenkins
8 82 (32.67%) Docker
8 82 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
9 77 (30.68%) Ansible
10 74 (29.48%) Opscode Chef
11 73 (29.08%) Continuous Integration
12 70 (27.89%) Java
13 67 (26.69%) Microsoft Azure
14 65 (25.90%) Configuration Management
15 61 (24.30%) Shell Script
15 61 (24.30%) OpenStack
16 59 (23.51%) Packer
17 48 (19.12%) Google
18 47 (18.73%) Unix
19 46 (18.33%) Software Engineering
20 43 (17.13%) ELK Stack
21 42 (16.73%) Windows
21 42 (16.73%) JavaScript
21 42 (16.73%) HTML
22 41 (16.33%) VMware
23 40 (15.94%) Cloud Computing
24 39 (15.54%) PHP
25 37 (14.74%) MySQL

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 61 (24.30%) OpenStack
2 33 (13.15%) Node.js
3 28 (11.16%) Tomcat
4 21 (8.37%) Apache
5 18 (7.17%) Confluence
5 18 (7.17%) WebLogic
6 15 (5.98%) nginx
7 13 (5.18%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (3.19%) WebSphere
9 6 (2.39%) Drupal
9 6 (2.39%) IIS
9 6 (2.39%) WordPress
10 5 (1.99%) JBoss
10 5 (1.99%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.59%) SharePoint
12 3 (1.20%) CMS
13 2 (0.80%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.80%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.80%) Jetty
14 1 (0.40%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 9 (3.59%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.20%) HipChat
3 2 (0.80%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Magento
1 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 110 (43.82%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (26.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (15.94%) Cloud Computing
4 33 (13.15%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (7.57%) Amazon S3
6 13 (5.18%) CloudFront
7 11 (4.38%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (4.38%) Route 53
8 10 (3.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 9 (3.59%) GitHub
10 7 (2.79%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (2.39%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (1.99%) IaaS
13 4 (1.59%) Office 365
14 3 (1.20%) SaaS
15 2 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (0.80%) Google App Engine
15 2 (0.80%) Heroku
15 2 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.58%) HTTP
2 10 (3.98%) LDAP
3 7 (2.79%) DNS
3 7 (2.79%) Firewall
3 7 (2.79%) SSL
4 6 (2.39%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.99%) SSH
6 4 (1.59%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (1.20%) LAN
7 3 (1.20%) Network Security
7 3 (1.20%) VPN
7 3 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.80%) DHCP
8 2 (0.80%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.80%) NAS
8 2 (0.80%) SAN
9 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.40%) IMAP
9 1 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.40%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.74%) MySQL
2 30 (11.95%) MongoDB
3 19 (7.57%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.18%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (4.38%) Redis
6 9 (3.59%) MariaDB
6 9 (3.59%) Neo4j
6 9 (3.59%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.59%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.19%) SQL Server
8 7 (2.79%) MarkLogic
9 5 (1.99%) Big Data
10 3 (1.20%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.80%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.80%) DB2
11 2 (0.80%) Impala
11 2 (0.80%) Mahout
11 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 126 (50.20%) Git (software)
2 94 (37.45%) Jenkins
3 37 (14.74%) Subversion
4 25 (9.96%) JIRA
4 25 (9.96%) Sonatype Nexus
5 22 (8.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 20 (7.97%) Grunt
7 19 (7.57%) Selenium
8 16 (6.37%) Cucumber
9 15 (5.98%) TeamCity
10 13 (5.18%) Gradle
10 13 (5.18%) Maven
11 12 (4.78%) gulp
11 12 (4.78%) Jasmine
11 12 (4.78%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (3.98%) ClearCase
12 10 (3.98%) Hudson
12 10 (3.98%) Mocha
13 8 (3.19%) PHPUnit
13 8 (3.19%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (6.37%) Telecoms
2 14 (5.58%) Finance
3 9 (3.59%) Retail
4 4 (1.59%) Marketing
5 3 (1.20%) Advertising
5 3 (1.20%) Banking
5 3 (1.20%) Games
6 2 (0.80%) Electronics
6 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 100 (39.84%) Developer
2 87 (34.66%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (11.55%) Senior Developer
4 26 (10.36%) Applications Developer
5 21 (8.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (7.17%) Consultant
6 18 (7.17%) DevOps Consultant
7 16 (6.37%) Java Developer
8 15 (5.98%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 15 (5.98%) PHP Developer
9 14 (5.58%) Linux Engineer
10 13 (5.18%) Cloud Developer
11 12 (4.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 11 (4.38%) Cloud Engineer
13 10 (3.98%) Automation Engineer
13 10 (3.98%) Full Stack Developer
14 9 (3.59%) AWS Engineer
14 9 (3.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 9 (3.59%) Senior DevOps Consultant
14 9 (3.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (17.13%) ELK Stack
2 42 (16.73%) HTML
3 34 (13.55%) Sensu
4 33 (13.15%) CSS
5 32 (12.75%) RabbitMQ
6 19 (7.57%) Middleware
6 19 (7.57%) XML
7 18 (7.17%) Sass
8 17 (6.77%) CSS3
8 17 (6.77%) JSON
8 17 (6.77%) Web Services
9 16 (6.37%) AngularJS
10 15 (5.98%) HTML5
10 15 (5.98%) SOAP
11 12 (4.78%) JMS
12 11 (4.38%) Behat
12 11 (4.38%) jQuery
12 11 (4.38%) REST
13 10 (3.98%) .NET
13 10 (3.98%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.58%) Private Cloud
2 12 (4.78%) Augmented Reality
2 12 (4.78%) Digital Media
3 5 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.99%) Clustering
3 5 (1.99%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.99%) PKI
4 4 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.59%) Fat Client
4 4 (1.59%) Fintech
4 4 (1.59%) Thin Client
4 4 (1.59%) User Experience
5 3 (1.20%) Derivative
5 3 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.20%) iPad
5 3 (1.20%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.80%) Equities
6 2 (0.80%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.80%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 133 (52.99%) Linux
2 47 (18.73%) Unix
3 42 (16.73%) Windows
4 36 (14.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (9.96%) CentOS
6 16 (6.37%) Mac OS X
7 12 (4.78%) Ubuntu
8 11 (4.38%) Windows Server
9 9 (3.59%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (2.39%) SUSE
11 5 (1.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.59%) Windows 10
13 3 (1.20%) VMS
13 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.80%) AIX
14 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.80%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (0.40%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.40%) Android
15 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (62.55%) DevOps
2 82 (32.67%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (29.08%) Continuous Integration
4 65 (25.90%) Configuration Management
5 46 (18.33%) Software Engineering
6 31 (12.35%) Continuous Delivery
7 27 (10.76%) Service Management
8 26 (10.36%) MVC
9 22 (8.76%) Scrum
10 18 (7.17%) BDD
10 18 (7.17%) E-Commerce
11 16 (6.37%) OO
12 15 (5.98%) Identity Access Management
12 15 (5.98%) Migration
12 15 (5.98%) TDD
13 12 (4.78%) Open Source
14 9 (3.59%) Analytics
14 9 (3.59%) Front End Development
14 9 (3.59%) Workflow
15 8 (3.19%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (41.43%) Python
1 104 (41.43%) Ruby
2 70 (27.89%) Java
3 61 (24.30%) Shell Script
4 42 (16.73%) JavaScript
5 39 (15.54%) PHP
6 35 (13.94%) Bash Shell
7 34 (13.55%) Perl
8 27 (10.76%) PowerShell
9 17 (6.77%) SQL
10 13 (5.18%) C++
11 10 (3.98%) C
11 10 (3.98%) R
11 10 (3.98%) Scala
12 9 (3.59%) Erlang
13 8 (3.19%) Delphi
14 7 (2.79%) PL/1
15 6 (2.39%) PHP 5
16 4 (1.59%) Groovy
16 4 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (8.76%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.77%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.79%) Degree
4 4 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.80%) PhD
6 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.40%) CCEA
6 1 (0.40%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.79%) WAI
2 5 (1.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.99%) QA
System Software
1 82 (32.67%) Docker
2 26 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.18%) Active Directory
4 12 (4.78%) VirtualBox
5 9 (3.59%) Xen
6 8 (3.19%) KVM
7 5 (1.99%) vSphere
8 4 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
9 3 (1.20%) oVirt
10 2 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.40%) Varnish
11 1 (0.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 162 (64.54%) Puppet
2 77 (30.68%) Ansible
3 74 (29.48%) Opscode Chef
4 59 (23.51%) Packer
5 32 (12.75%) Terraform
6 27 (10.76%) Graphite
7 25 (9.96%) Uchiwa
8 14 (5.58%) Nagios
9 12 (4.78%) Salt
10 11 (4.38%) Grafana
10 11 (4.38%) logstash
11 8 (3.19%) Kibana
12 4 (1.59%) Mesos
12 4 (1.59%) SCCM
12 4 (1.59%) SCOrch
12 4 (1.59%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.80%) CA Wily
13 2 (0.80%) Capistrano
13 2 (0.80%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.80%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 48 (19.12%) Google
2 41 (16.33%) VMware
3 30 (11.95%) Atlassian
4 25 (9.96%) ForgeRock
4 25 (9.96%) MuleSoft
5 24 (9.56%) Oracle
6 23 (9.16%) Red Hat
7 17 (6.77%) IBM
8 11 (4.38%) Microsoft
9 10 (3.98%) New Relic
10 8 (3.19%) WSO2
11 7 (2.79%) Serena
11 7 (2.79%) Splunk
12 6 (2.39%) Cisco
12 6 (2.39%) Citrix
12 6 (2.39%) Rackspace
13 5 (1.99%) Zend
14 4 (1.59%) ATG
14 4 (1.59%) SAP
15 3 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
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