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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vagrant
Rank 470 469 542
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +73
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 183 177 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.09% 2.32% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 128 54
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £550 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
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
8752 7613 7007
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.21% 13.34% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5986 5020 4499
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 127 149
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £51.30 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +4 181 £450 +12.50% 67
London +19 99 £463 +8.82% 32
South East +31 35 £475 +11.76% 11
Berkshire +16 19 £525 - 1
West Yorkshire +12 18 £350 -
Yorkshire +9 18 £350 +16.66% 1
Leeds +7 18 £350 -
Bracknell - 16 £525 -
City of London +36 15 £425 -5.55% 5
North West +3 12 £425 +16.43% 4
Hampshire +5 9 £431 +1.47% 1
Southampton +13 8 £438 +2.94%
Cheshire -4 8 £425 +16.43%
Harrow - 8 £498 -
East of England +24 7 £425 +6.25% 4
Knutsford +2 5 £425 +16.43%
South West -12 5 £400 +6.66% 6
West Midlands -41 5 £405 +8.00% 7
Somerset +18 4 £384 - 3
Norfolk - 4 £425 -
Westminster - 4 £419 -
Norwich - 4 £425 -
Cambridgeshire +20 3 £475 +18.75% 2
Manchester 0 3 - - 4
Chester -11 3 £425 -
Surrey - 3 £450 -
Cambridge +9 2 £481 +20.31% 1
West Wales +7 2 - -
Wales +6 2 - -
Swansea +3 2 - -

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 225 (65.03%) DevOps
2 211 (60.98%) Puppet
3 209 (60.40%) Linux
4 184 (53.18%) Git (software)
5 154 (44.51%) Amazon AWS
6 150 (43.35%) Jenkins
7 145 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
8 139 (40.17%) Python
9 137 (39.60%) Ruby
10 126 (36.42%) Ansible
11 112 (32.37%) Docker
12 107 (30.92%) Continuous Integration
13 97 (28.03%) Configuration Management
14 96 (27.75%) Java
14 96 (27.75%) Opscode Chef
15 84 (24.28%) Microsoft Azure
16 80 (23.12%) JavaScript
17 76 (21.97%) Shell Script
18 70 (20.23%) Unix
18 70 (20.23%) Packer
19 67 (19.36%) OpenStack
20 62 (17.92%) Software Engineering
21 59 (17.05%) MySQL
22 58 (16.76%) Windows
23 57 (16.47%) Google
24 56 (16.18%) HTML
25 53 (15.32%) PHP
25 53 (15.32%) Bash Shell
25 53 (15.32%) Terraform
26 51 (14.74%) Subversion

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 67 (19.36%) OpenStack
2 36 (10.40%) Tomcat
2 36 (10.40%) WebLogic
3 32 (9.25%) Elasticsearch
4 28 (8.09%) Apache
5 26 (7.51%) Confluence
6 23 (6.65%) nginx
7 11 (3.18%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.60%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (2.02%) IIS
10 6 (1.73%) Drupal
10 6 (1.73%) WordPress
11 5 (1.45%) Apache Pig
12 4 (1.16%) Apache Spark
12 4 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
12 4 (1.16%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.87%) CMS
13 3 (0.87%) JBoss
14 2 (0.58%) Alfresco
14 2 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 11 (3.18%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 154 (44.51%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (24.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (12.14%) Cloud Computing
4 29 (8.38%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (5.49%) Amazon S3
5 19 (5.49%) GitHub
6 15 (4.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 15 (4.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (4.34%) IaaS
7 14 (4.05%) PaaS
8 13 (3.76%) Google App Engine
9 12 (3.47%) Route 53
10 10 (2.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 7 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (1.73%) Amazon ELB
13 5 (1.45%) CloudFront
14 4 (1.16%) Office 365
14 4 (1.16%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.87%) Engine Yard
15 3 (0.87%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.94%) TCP/IP
2 20 (5.78%) DNS
2 20 (5.78%) SSL
3 14 (4.05%) HTTP
4 13 (3.76%) Network Security
5 8 (2.31%) SNMP
6 7 (2.02%) ICMP
6 7 (2.02%) VPN
7 6 (1.73%) LDAP
8 5 (1.45%) Internet
9 4 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (0.87%) SMTP
11 2 (0.58%) SSH
12 1 (0.29%) Firewall
12 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.29%) IMAP
12 1 (0.29%) LAN
12 1 (0.29%) POP3
12 1 (0.29%) SMS
12 1 (0.29%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (17.05%) MySQL
2 37 (10.69%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (8.09%) MongoDB
4 23 (6.65%) SQL Server
5 17 (4.91%) Amazon RDS
6 13 (3.76%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.89%) Neo4j
8 9 (2.60%) MariaDB
8 9 (2.60%) Redis
8 9 (2.60%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.02%) MarkLogic
10 6 (1.73%) Big Data
10 6 (1.73%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.45%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.16%) DB2
13 3 (0.87%) Apache Accumulo
13 3 (0.87%) HBase
14 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.58%) Mahout
14 2 (0.58%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 184 (53.18%) Git (software)
2 150 (43.35%) Jenkins
3 51 (14.74%) Subversion
4 45 (13.01%) Sonatype Nexus
5 39 (11.27%) TeamCity
6 27 (7.80%) JIRA
7 25 (7.23%) Grunt
8 19 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (5.49%) Selenium
9 15 (4.34%) gulp
10 14 (4.05%) GitLab
10 14 (4.05%) Gradle
11 13 (3.76%) Cucumber
11 13 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (3.76%) Travis CI
12 11 (3.18%) GoCD
12 11 (3.18%) Jasmine
12 11 (3.18%) WebDriver
13 10 (2.89%) JUnit
13 10 (2.89%) Maven
General
1 18 (5.20%) Finance
1 18 (5.20%) Retail
2 9 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.02%) Games
4 6 (1.73%) Banking
5 4 (1.16%) Back Office
5 4 (1.16%) Front Office
6 3 (0.87%) Marketing
7 2 (0.58%) Electronics
7 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.58%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 157 (45.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 133 (38.44%) Developer
3 31 (8.96%) Senior Developer
4 29 (8.38%) AWS DevOps
5 28 (8.09%) AWS Engineer
6 27 (7.80%) Applications Developer
7 25 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (7.23%) Linux Engineer
7 25 (7.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 23 (6.65%) Java Developer
9 19 (5.49%) Automation Engineer
10 18 (5.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 18 (5.20%) PHP Developer
11 14 (4.05%) Cloud Developer
12 13 (3.76%) Cloud Engineer
12 13 (3.76%) Consultant
13 12 (3.47%) Senior DevOps
14 11 (3.18%) DevOps Consultant
14 11 (3.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 11 (3.18%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (16.18%) HTML
2 49 (14.16%) Node.js
3 45 (13.01%) RabbitMQ
4 44 (12.72%) CSS
5 41 (11.85%) ELK Stack
6 40 (11.56%) Sensu
7 34 (9.83%) JSON
7 34 (9.83%) Middleware
8 31 (8.96%) Web Services
9 29 (8.38%) JMS
10 27 (7.80%) REST
10 27 (7.80%) XML
11 26 (7.51%) .NET
11 26 (7.51%) AngularJS
12 24 (6.94%) HTML5
13 22 (6.36%) Sass
14 21 (6.07%) CSS3
15 18 (5.20%) LAMP
16 17 (4.91%) LEMP Stack
16 17 (4.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.51%) Private Cloud
3 11 (3.18%) Clustering
4 7 (2.02%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.73%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.45%) Augmented Reality
6 5 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.45%) PKI
6 5 (1.45%) User Experience
7 4 (1.16%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.16%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.16%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.87%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.87%) Blog
8 3 (0.87%) Device Driver
8 3 (0.87%) EMC VNX
8 3 (0.87%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.87%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.58%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 209 (60.40%) Linux
2 70 (20.23%) Unix
3 58 (16.76%) Windows
4 46 (13.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (4.62%) Mac OS X
6 15 (4.34%) CentOS
7 10 (2.89%) Windows Server
8 9 (2.60%) Ubuntu
9 6 (1.73%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (1.45%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.45%) VMS
11 4 (1.16%) Android
11 4 (1.16%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.58%) AIX
12 2 (0.58%) Solaris
12 2 (0.58%) SUSE
12 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.29%) Debian
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (65.03%) DevOps
2 145 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (30.92%) Continuous Integration
4 97 (28.03%) Configuration Management
5 62 (17.92%) Software Engineering
6 49 (14.16%) Continuous Delivery
7 44 (12.72%) MVC
8 41 (11.85%) E-Commerce
9 40 (11.56%) Open Source
10 32 (9.25%) TDD
11 29 (8.38%) BDD
12 28 (8.09%) Service Management
13 27 (7.80%) Software Delivery
14 24 (6.94%) Scrum
15 22 (6.36%) High Availability
16 21 (6.07%) Migration
17 19 (5.49%) Load Balancing
17 19 (5.49%) Pair Programming
18 18 (5.20%) Front End Development
19 16 (4.62%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (40.17%) Python
2 137 (39.60%) Ruby
3 96 (27.75%) Java
4 80 (23.12%) JavaScript
5 76 (21.97%) Shell Script
6 53 (15.32%) Bash Shell
6 53 (15.32%) PHP
7 49 (14.16%) Perl
7 49 (14.16%) PowerShell
8 34 (9.83%) Scala
9 31 (8.96%) SQL
10 21 (6.07%) C#
11 7 (2.02%) Go
11 7 (2.02%) PHP 5
12 6 (1.73%) C++
12 6 (1.73%) Clojure
13 5 (1.45%) Erlang
14 4 (1.16%) C
14 4 (1.16%) Delphi
14 4 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (9.25%) Security Cleared
2 24 (6.94%) SC Cleared
3 12 (3.47%) Degree
4 3 (0.87%) AWS Certification
4 3 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.87%) CCEA
4 3 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.58%) CCA
5 2 (0.58%) ISEB
5 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.58%) PhD
6 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.02%) WAI
2 5 (1.45%) QA
3 4 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 112 (32.37%) Docker
2 34 (9.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (7.80%) KVM
4 26 (7.51%) Xen
5 17 (4.91%) Hyper-V
6 14 (4.05%) vSphere
7 9 (2.60%) VirtualBox
8 7 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (1.45%) Active Directory
9 5 (1.45%) vCloud
10 4 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.87%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.58%) Varnish
12 2 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 211 (60.98%) Puppet
2 126 (36.42%) Ansible
3 96 (27.75%) Opscode Chef
4 70 (20.23%) Packer
5 53 (15.32%) Terraform
6 37 (10.69%) Graphite
7 26 (7.51%) Consul
7 26 (7.51%) logstash
7 26 (7.51%) Uchiwa
8 24 (6.94%) Nagios
9 19 (5.49%) Kibana
10 14 (4.05%) Grafana
11 11 (3.18%) Ganglia
11 11 (3.18%) Salt
11 11 (3.18%) StatsD
12 10 (2.89%) Zenoss
13 7 (2.02%) Kubernetes
14 6 (1.73%) Rundeck
15 5 (1.45%) Capistrano
15 5 (1.45%) vRealize
Vendors
1 57 (16.47%) Google
2 50 (14.45%) VMware
3 35 (10.12%) Atlassian
3 35 (10.12%) IBM
4 27 (7.80%) Red Hat
5 26 (7.51%) ForgeRock
5 26 (7.51%) MuleSoft
6 20 (5.78%) Oracle
6 20 (5.78%) Splunk
7 19 (5.49%) Rackspace
8 15 (4.34%) SaltStack
9 9 (2.60%) Zend
10 8 (2.31%) EMC
10 8 (2.31%) Microsoft
10 8 (2.31%) WSO2
11 7 (2.02%) Citrix
12 4 (1.16%) Serena
13 3 (0.87%) Adobe
13 3 (0.87%) BMC
13 3 (0.87%) Sage
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £525 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Energon People
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon People
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £400 to £475 per day for 3 months (rolling)
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago