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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vagrant
Rank 452 544 525
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -19
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 120 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.031% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.97% 0.42% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 12 5
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£438 £383 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.37% +70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £390 -
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -
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
4043 3565 2975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.07% 7.30% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2454 2048 1610
Average daily rate £425 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 139 209
Average hourly rate £20.03 £18.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £33.78 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.00%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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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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
England +87 116 £425 +24.08% 29
London +51 46 £500 +38.88% 11
East Midlands - 30 £350 -
South East - 28 £355 - 1
City of London +24 10 £475 +5.55% 4
North West - 4 £500 - 1
Manchester - 4 £500 - 1
Bristol -5 3 £500 +66.66% 1
South West -16 3 £500 +66.66% 1
Leeds - 3 £500 - 2
West Yorkshire - 3 £500 - 2
Yorkshire - 3 £500 - 2
East of England - 2 £425 - 6
Scotland -11 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Harrogate - - - -
Hinckley - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 4
Chelmsford - - - - 1
Bath - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 4
Brighton - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 5
Milton Keynes - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Thame - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 199 (75.09%) Puppet
2 185 (69.81%) Jenkins
3 170 (64.15%) DevOps
4 160 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
5 155 (58.49%) Continuous Integration
6 106 (40.00%) Linux
7 104 (39.25%) Java
8 103 (38.87%) Configuration Management
9 100 (37.74%) Opscode Chef
10 95 (35.85%) Scrum
11 74 (27.92%) Git (software)
12 71 (26.79%) Web Services
13 67 (25.28%) Cucumber
14 65 (24.53%) Ruby
15 62 (23.40%) Amazon EC2
16 54 (20.38%) Amazon AWS
16 54 (20.38%) JIRA
17 53 (20.00%) Open Source
17 53 (20.00%) Node.js
18 48 (18.11%) Python
19 46 (17.36%) TDD
20 45 (16.98%) Subversion
21 43 (16.23%) Maven
22 42 (15.85%) VMware
22 42 (15.85%) Docker
23 41 (15.47%) CentOS
24 40 (15.09%) JavaScript
25 39 (14.72%) PHP
26 38 (14.34%) Red Hat
27 36 (13.58%) CSS

Vagrant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 53 (20.00%) Node.js
2 34 (12.83%) Apache
2 34 (12.83%) OpenStack
3 28 (10.57%) Tomcat
4 27 (10.19%) nginx
5 26 (9.81%) WebLogic
6 18 (6.79%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (6.42%) Drupal
8 16 (6.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (4.15%) Confluence
10 8 (3.02%) Apache ServiceMix
11 6 (2.26%) Apache Solr
12 3 (1.13%) CMS
13 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.75%) Jetty
13 2 (0.75%) WordPress
13 2 (0.75%) lighttpd
13 2 (0.75%) IIS
13 2 (0.75%) Tornado
13 2 (0.75%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 4 (1.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 62 (23.40%) Amazon EC2
2 54 (20.38%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (13.58%) Amazon S3
4 34 (12.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (10.19%) Amazon ELB
6 17 (6.42%) Route 53
7 15 (5.66%) PaaS
8 10 (3.77%) SaaS
8 10 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.89%) IaaS
10 2 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.79%) Internet
2 10 (3.77%) HTTP
2 10 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 10 (3.77%) Firewall
3 9 (3.40%) DHCP
3 9 (3.40%) DNS
4 8 (3.02%) AMQP
5 6 (2.26%) SSL
6 3 (1.13%) VRRP
7 2 (0.75%) Network Security
7 2 (0.75%) VPN
8 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.38%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.70%) NoSQL
2 27 (10.19%) MongoDB
3 24 (9.06%) MySQL
4 21 (7.92%) Big Data
5 18 (6.79%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (6.42%) Oracle Database
7 14 (5.28%) Redis
8 12 (4.53%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.26%) Hazelcast
10 4 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.51%) MarkLogic
11 3 (1.13%) HBase
12 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
13 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 185 (69.81%) Jenkins
2 74 (27.92%) Git (software)
3 67 (25.28%) Cucumber
4 54 (20.38%) JIRA
5 45 (16.98%) Subversion
6 43 (16.23%) Maven
7 36 (13.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 29 (10.94%) TeamCity
8 29 (10.94%) JUnit
9 27 (10.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (10.19%) Hudson
10 26 (9.81%) Selenium
10 26 (9.81%) RSpec
11 17 (6.42%) Mockito
11 17 (6.42%) Mercurial
12 14 (5.28%) Eclipse
13 13 (4.91%) Ant
14 10 (3.77%) Gradle
14 10 (3.77%) Bitbucket
15 6 (2.26%) FitNesse
General
1 19 (7.17%) Banking
2 13 (4.91%) Marketing
3 5 (1.89%) Finance
4 4 (1.51%) Back Office
5 3 (1.13%) Legal
5 3 (1.13%) Publishing
6 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.75%) Advertising
6 2 (0.75%) Retail
7 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (35.09%) Developer
2 83 (31.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 37 (13.96%) Java Developer
4 23 (8.68%) Consultant
5 22 (8.30%) Senior Consultant
5 22 (8.30%) DevOps Consultant
6 20 (7.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 13 (4.91%) PHP Developer
8 12 (4.53%) Environment Manager
9 9 (3.40%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (3.02%) Software Engineer
11 7 (2.64%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (2.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (2.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 6 (2.26%) Linux Administrator
13 5 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (1.89%) Senior Developer
13 5 (1.89%) Architect
14 4 (1.51%) Python Developer
14 4 (1.51%) J2EE Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (26.79%) Web Services
2 36 (13.58%) CSS
3 32 (12.08%) JSON
4 31 (11.70%) HTML
4 31 (11.70%) XML
5 26 (9.81%) Spring
5 26 (9.81%) Hibernate
6 24 (9.06%) RESTful
7 21 (7.92%) REST
7 21 (7.92%) JMS
8 19 (7.17%) JPA
9 18 (6.79%) Spring MVC
9 18 (6.79%) HTML5
9 18 (6.79%) AngularJS
10 16 (6.04%) jQuery
11 15 (5.66%) LAMP
12 12 (4.53%) Ajax
13 11 (4.15%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (3.77%) OSGi
14 10 (3.77%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 53 (20.00%) Open Source
2 25 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.91%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.40%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.64%) Algorithms
5 7 (2.64%) Replication
5 7 (2.64%) Derivative
6 5 (1.89%) Equities
6 5 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (1.13%) User Experience
8 2 (0.75%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.75%) Linked Data
8 2 (0.75%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.38%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.38%) Online Games
9 1 (0.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 106 (40.00%) Linux
2 41 (15.47%) CentOS
3 17 (6.42%) UNIX
4 14 (5.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (5.28%) Oracle Linux
5 13 (4.91%) Windows
6 6 (2.26%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.75%) VMS
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.38%) Fedora
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (64.15%) DevOps
2 160 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (58.49%) Continuous Integration
4 103 (38.87%) Configuration Management
5 95 (35.85%) Scrum
6 46 (17.36%) TDD
7 36 (13.58%) BDD
8 35 (13.21%) SOA
9 30 (11.32%) Test Automation
10 27 (10.19%) MVC
11 23 (8.68%) Web Development
12 22 (8.30%) Kanban
13 19 (7.17%) Software Engineering
14 16 (6.04%) OO
14 16 (6.04%) Data Modelling
15 14 (5.28%) BPEL
16 13 (4.91%) User Stories
16 13 (4.91%) Project Management
17 12 (4.53%) Incident Management
17 12 (4.53%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 104 (39.25%) Java
2 65 (24.53%) Ruby
3 48 (18.11%) Python
4 40 (15.09%) JavaScript
5 39 (14.72%) PHP
6 26 (9.81%) Bash Shell
7 20 (7.55%) SQL
8 14 (5.28%) Perl
9 8 (3.02%) Groovy
9 8 (3.02%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.26%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.51%) PHP5
12 3 (1.13%) R
13 2 (0.75%) SPARQL
13 2 (0.75%) C#
13 2 (0.75%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.38%) C
14 1 (0.38%) C-shell
14 1 (0.38%) Scala
14 1 (0.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 27 (10.19%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.28%) Degree
3 13 (4.91%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
5 9 (3.40%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.75%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) CCNA
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (13.58%) QA
System Software
1 42 (15.85%) Docker
2 36 (13.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (12.08%) VirtualBox
4 14 (5.28%) Oracle RAC
5 11 (4.15%) KVM
6 10 (3.77%) vCloud
7 8 (3.02%) Varnish
8 7 (2.64%) Xen
9 2 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.38%) NFS
10 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 199 (75.09%) Puppet
2 100 (37.74%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (12.08%) Nagios
4 31 (11.70%) Ansible
5 29 (10.94%) Salt
6 6 (2.26%) ZABBIX
6 6 (2.26%) yum
6 6 (2.26%) logstash
7 3 (1.13%) StatsD
7 3 (1.13%) Graphite
7 3 (1.13%) Zenoss
8 2 (0.75%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.38%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.38%) collectd
9 1 (0.38%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.38%) Kibana
9 1 (0.38%) Pingdom
9 1 (0.38%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.38%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 42 (15.85%) VMware
2 38 (14.34%) Red Hat
3 35 (13.21%) Oracle
4 26 (9.81%) New Relic
5 14 (5.28%) RightScale
5 14 (5.28%) Rackspace
6 11 (4.15%) Zend
7 9 (3.40%) SaltStack
8 8 (3.02%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.51%) Tripwire
9 4 (1.51%) EMC
9 4 (1.51%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.75%) HP
10 2 (0.75%) Adobe
10 2 (0.75%) ForgeRock
11 1 (0.38%) PagerDuty
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