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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vagrant
Rank 444 500 537
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +37
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 196 157 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.24% 1.94% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 97 67
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £575 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.88%
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
8743 8094 7276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.40% 13.88% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5884 5322 4642
Median daily rate £428 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 162 133
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 £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £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 August 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 August 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 +51 195 £450 +7.78% 43
London +57 133 £469 +10.29% 18
City of London +33 22 £425 -11.91% 4
South East +14 22 £500 +17.64% 6
Yorkshire +7 16 £358 +19.16% 2
West Yorkshire +7 14 £350 -5.08% 2
Leeds +2 12 £350 -5.08% 2
Berkshire +21 10 £525 - 1
Bracknell - 10 £525 - 1
Westminster -17 8 £419 -12.76%
North West +7 7 £425 +16.43% 8
West Midlands - 6 - - 2
Cheshire +5 5 £425 +16.43%
South West -4 5 £405 +1.25% 5
Harrow - 5 £495 -
East of England +15 4 £425 +6.25%
Chester -3 4 £430 -
Shropshire - 4 - -
Somerset +17 3 £400 - 3
Hampshire +14 3 £425 +13.33% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £450 -
Surrey - 3 £450 - 4
Norwich - 3 £425 -
Norfolk - 3 £425 -
Milton Keynes +17 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +13 2 - -
Southampton +12 2 £431 +15.00% 1
Tyne and Wear -21 2 £300 -36.84% 2
North East -22 2 £300 -24.52% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -28 2 £300 -36.84% 2

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 242 (65.94%) DevOps
2 215 (58.58%) Puppet
3 211 (57.49%) Linux
4 195 (53.13%) Git (software)
5 180 (49.05%) Agile Software Development
6 172 (46.87%) Amazon AWS
7 166 (45.23%) Jenkins
8 157 (42.78%) Docker
9 142 (38.69%) Python
10 133 (36.24%) Ansible
11 131 (35.69%) Ruby
12 121 (32.97%) Continuous Integration
13 113 (30.79%) Opscode Chef
13 113 (30.79%) Java
14 112 (30.52%) Configuration Management
15 93 (25.34%) JavaScript
16 74 (20.16%) Unix
17 71 (19.35%) MySQL
18 67 (18.26%) Microsoft Azure
19 64 (17.44%) VMware
20 61 (16.62%) Windows
20 61 (16.62%) Open Source
21 59 (16.08%) PHP
22 58 (15.80%) HTML
23 56 (15.26%) Shell Script
23 56 (15.26%) Node.js
24 55 (14.99%) Subversion
25 54 (14.71%) Bash Shell
26 53 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery
27 51 (13.90%) Web Services

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 49 (13.35%) OpenStack
2 42 (11.44%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (9.26%) Tomcat
4 33 (8.99%) WebLogic
5 32 (8.72%) Apache
6 31 (8.45%) Confluence
6 31 (8.45%) nginx
7 16 (4.36%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (2.18%) IIS
10 5 (1.36%) Drupal
10 5 (1.36%) WordPress
11 4 (1.09%) Apache Pig
11 4 (1.09%) Apache Spark
11 4 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (1.09%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.82%) CMS
13 2 (0.54%) Apache ServiceMix
13 2 (0.54%) JBoss
14 1 (0.27%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (2.72%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 172 (46.87%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (18.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (12.81%) GitHub
4 27 (7.36%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (7.08%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (5.45%) Amazon S3
7 19 (5.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (5.18%) PaaS
8 18 (4.90%) Route 53
9 16 (4.36%) IaaS
10 15 (4.09%) Google Cloud Platform
11 13 (3.54%) Google App Engine
12 11 (3.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 11 (3.00%) Heroku
13 8 (2.18%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (1.91%) Amazon ELB
15 4 (1.09%) CloudFront
15 4 (1.09%) Office 365
15 4 (1.09%) OpenShift
15 4 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 30 (8.17%) SSL
2 29 (7.90%) TCP/IP
3 21 (5.72%) HTTP
4 19 (5.18%) DNS
5 11 (3.00%) Internet
5 11 (3.00%) Network Security
6 8 (2.18%) SNMP
6 8 (2.18%) VPN
7 7 (1.91%) ICMP
8 5 (1.36%) LDAP
9 4 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.54%) Firewall
10 2 (0.54%) SMTP
10 2 (0.54%) SSH
11 1 (0.27%) AMQP
11 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.27%) LAN
11 1 (0.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (19.35%) MySQL
2 48 (13.08%) PostgreSQL
3 42 (11.44%) MongoDB
4 32 (8.72%) SQL Server
5 22 (5.99%) NoSQL
6 19 (5.18%) Amazon RDS
7 13 (3.54%) Redis
8 10 (2.72%) Big Data
9 9 (2.45%) Neo4j
10 8 (2.18%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.91%) MarkLogic
12 5 (1.36%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.36%) MariaDB
13 4 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.09%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.09%) DB2
14 3 (0.82%) Apache Accumulo
14 3 (0.82%) HBase
15 2 (0.54%) IBM InfoSphere
15 2 (0.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 195 (53.13%) Git (software)
2 166 (45.23%) Jenkins
3 55 (14.99%) Subversion
4 46 (12.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 45 (12.26%) TeamCity
6 34 (9.26%) JIRA
7 25 (6.81%) Grunt
8 22 (5.99%) Selenium
9 21 (5.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (4.36%) GitLab
10 16 (4.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 15 (4.09%) Cucumber
11 15 (4.09%) Gradle
12 14 (3.81%) gulp
12 14 (3.81%) Maven
12 14 (3.81%) WebDriver
13 13 (3.54%) Travis CI
14 11 (3.00%) Jasmine
15 10 (2.72%) JUnit
15 10 (2.72%) NUnit
General
1 19 (5.18%) Retail
2 18 (4.90%) Finance
3 9 (2.45%) Publishing
4 7 (1.91%) Banking
4 7 (1.91%) Games
4 7 (1.91%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.09%) Back Office
5 4 (1.09%) Front Office
6 3 (0.82%) Marketing
7 2 (0.54%) Electronics
7 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.54%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 173 (47.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 133 (36.24%) Developer
3 37 (10.08%) AWS DevOps
4 34 (9.26%) AWS Engineer
5 32 (8.72%) Java Developer
5 32 (8.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 30 (8.17%) Linux Engineer
7 27 (7.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 24 (6.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 19 (5.18%) Automation Engineer
9 19 (5.18%) Senior Developer
10 18 (4.90%) Agile Developer
11 15 (4.09%) PHP Developer
11 15 (4.09%) Senior DevOps
12 14 (3.81%) Administrator
12 14 (3.81%) Agile Java Developer
12 14 (3.81%) Angular Developer
12 14 (3.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 13 (3.54%) Cloud Developer
13 13 (3.54%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (15.80%) HTML
2 56 (15.26%) Node.js
3 51 (13.90%) Web Services
4 44 (11.99%) CSS
5 41 (11.17%) REST
6 38 (10.35%) JSON
7 34 (9.26%) ELK Stack
7 34 (9.26%) Middleware
7 34 (9.26%) RabbitMQ
8 33 (8.99%) AngularJS
9 28 (7.63%) .NET
9 28 (7.63%) JMS
10 27 (7.36%) Sensu
11 24 (6.54%) HTML5
11 24 (6.54%) LAMP
11 24 (6.54%) LEMP Stack
11 24 (6.54%) XML
12 20 (5.45%) React
13 19 (5.18%) Sass
13 19 (5.18%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (6.81%) Private Cloud
3 11 (3.00%) Clustering
3 11 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (1.63%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.36%) PKI
7 4 (1.09%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.09%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.09%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.82%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.82%) Blog
8 3 (0.82%) Device Driver
8 3 (0.82%) EMC VNX
8 3 (0.82%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.82%) User Experience
9 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.54%) Equities
9 2 (0.54%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 211 (57.49%) Linux
2 74 (20.16%) Unix
3 61 (16.62%) Windows
4 46 (12.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (4.63%) CentOS
5 17 (4.63%) Ubuntu
6 14 (3.81%) Windows Server
7 11 (3.00%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.63%) VMS
9 5 (1.36%) Android
10 4 (1.09%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.54%) AIX
12 2 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.54%) Solaris
12 2 (0.54%) SUSE
13 1 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (65.94%) DevOps
2 180 (49.05%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (32.97%) Continuous Integration
4 112 (30.52%) Configuration Management
5 61 (16.62%) Open Source
6 53 (14.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 50 (13.62%) Software Engineering
8 45 (12.26%) TDD
9 44 (11.99%) BDD
10 43 (11.72%) E-Commerce
11 38 (10.35%) MVC
12 30 (8.17%) Pair Programming
12 30 (8.17%) Software Delivery
13 26 (7.08%) High Availability
13 26 (7.08%) Scrum
14 22 (5.99%) Front End Development
15 21 (5.72%) Migration
16 20 (5.45%) Load Balancing
17 19 (5.18%) Continuous Deployment
18 18 (4.90%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 142 (38.69%) Python
2 131 (35.69%) Ruby
3 113 (30.79%) Java
4 93 (25.34%) JavaScript
5 59 (16.08%) PHP
6 56 (15.26%) Shell Script
7 54 (14.71%) Bash Shell
8 47 (12.81%) PowerShell
9 43 (11.72%) Perl
10 41 (11.17%) Scala
11 34 (9.26%) SQL
12 24 (6.54%) C#
13 9 (2.45%) Go
14 7 (1.91%) Clojure
15 5 (1.36%) Jython
16 4 (1.09%) C
16 4 (1.09%) Delphi
16 4 (1.09%) PHP 5
17 3 (0.82%) C++
17 3 (0.82%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 41 (11.17%) Security Cleared
2 31 (8.45%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.90%) Degree
4 4 (1.09%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.82%) CCEA
5 3 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (0.82%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.54%) CCA
6 2 (0.54%) ISEB
6 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.18%) QA
2 7 (1.91%) WAI
3 4 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) SDET
5 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 157 (42.78%) Docker
2 37 (10.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (6.54%) KVM
3 24 (6.54%) Xen
4 19 (5.18%) Hyper-V
5 15 (4.09%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (4.09%) VirtualBox
6 14 (3.81%) vSphere
7 5 (1.36%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.36%) vCloud
7 5 (1.36%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.82%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.54%) Varnish
9 2 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 215 (58.58%) Puppet
2 133 (36.24%) Ansible
3 113 (30.79%) Opscode Chef
4 49 (13.35%) Packer
5 36 (9.81%) Terraform
6 30 (8.17%) logstash
7 27 (7.36%) Graphite
8 24 (6.54%) Nagios
9 23 (6.27%) Kibana
10 18 (4.90%) Salt
11 15 (4.09%) Grafana
11 15 (4.09%) StatsD
11 15 (4.09%) Uchiwa
12 14 (3.81%) Kubernetes
13 12 (3.27%) Zenoss
14 11 (3.00%) Ganglia
15 9 (2.45%) Consul
16 6 (1.63%) Rundeck
17 5 (1.36%) vRealize
18 4 (1.09%) Icinga
Vendors
1 64 (17.44%) VMware
2 41 (11.17%) Google
3 37 (10.08%) IBM
4 29 (7.90%) Atlassian
5 27 (7.36%) Splunk
6 26 (7.08%) Rackspace
6 26 (7.08%) Red Hat
7 21 (5.72%) SaltStack
8 16 (4.36%) ForgeRock
9 15 (4.09%) MuleSoft
9 15 (4.09%) Oracle
10 13 (3.54%) Zend
11 11 (3.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (2.18%) EMC
13 7 (1.91%) Citrix
14 3 (0.82%) Adobe
14 3 (0.82%) BMC
14 3 (0.82%) Perforce
14 3 (0.82%) Sage
15 2 (0.54%) SAP
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Tiro Partners
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PCR
Rate: £475 - £560 per day
Posted: 6 days ago