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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vagrant
Rank 436 516 -
Rank change year-on-year
+80 -
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 171 70 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.13% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.81% 1.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 132 45 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £344 -
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -
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
4485 4205 3825
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.14% 7.83% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2762 2440 2144
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 129 172
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £10.50 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £34.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -14.77%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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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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 +75 157 £400 +3.22% 45
London +60 89 £450 -5.26% 26
City of London +18 28 £438 -12.50% 11
South East -27 18 £380 +16.03% 3
South West +17 17 £375 +15.38% 3
North West -10 14 £365 -5.80% 6
West Midlands - 14 £375 - 1
Cheshire +2 13 £365 -5.80% 3
Birmingham - 13 £375 -
Southampton -8 11 £425 +27.34% 1
Hampshire -10 11 £425 +28.78% 2
Chester -3 8 £425 +9.67% 3
Wales - 8 £425 - 2
Bristol +9 7 £325 - 1
Devon - 7 £420 -
West Wales - 6 £425 -
Swansea - 6 £425 -
Plymouth - 6 £420 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £375 -
East of England - 4 £400 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £400 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £400 - 1
Bicester - 4 £375 -
Knutsford - 4 £365 -
Berkshire - 2 £375 -
Newbury - 2 £375 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £375 -
Warwickshire - 1 £650 -
South Wales - 1 £425 -
Midlands - 1 - -

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 212 (69.97%) Puppet
2 170 (56.11%) DevOps
3 153 (50.50%) Linux
4 142 (46.86%) Jenkins
5 133 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
6 117 (38.61%) Configuration Management
7 115 (37.95%) Continuous Integration
8 113 (37.29%) Opscode Chef
9 107 (35.31%) Python
10 105 (34.65%) Amazon AWS
11 103 (33.99%) Ruby
12 102 (33.66%) Java
13 90 (29.70%) Git (software)
14 78 (25.74%) Ansible
15 76 (25.08%) Docker
16 65 (21.45%) Scrum
17 64 (21.12%) VMware
17 64 (21.12%) Red Hat
18 58 (19.14%) TDD
19 57 (18.81%) Cucumber
20 56 (18.48%) Windows
21 55 (18.15%) Bash Shell
22 53 (17.49%) Open Source
23 51 (16.83%) Subversion
24 49 (16.17%) Web Services
25 48 (15.84%) Amazon EC2
26 46 (15.18%) JIRA
26 46 (15.18%) JavaScript
26 46 (15.18%) PHP
26 46 (15.18%) MongoDB

Vagrant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 46 (15.18%) Node.js
2 41 (13.53%) WebLogic
3 39 (12.87%) Apache
4 38 (12.54%) OpenStack
5 31 (10.23%) Confluence
6 27 (8.91%) Drupal
7 22 (7.26%) Tomcat
8 21 (6.93%) nginx
9 20 (6.60%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (3.63%) JBoss
11 6 (1.98%) IIS
11 6 (1.98%) CMS
12 5 (1.65%) Apache Solr
13 4 (1.32%) IBM Notes
13 4 (1.32%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (1.32%) Mule ESB
14 2 (0.66%) WordPress
15 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.33%) Jetty
15 1 (0.33%) Tornado
Applications
1 8 (2.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 105 (34.65%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (15.84%) Amazon EC2
3 30 (9.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (9.90%) Amazon ELB
4 26 (8.58%) Amazon S3
5 19 (6.27%) Route 53
6 14 (4.62%) GitHub
7 12 (3.96%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (2.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (2.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (2.31%) PaaS
9 7 (2.31%) Heroku
10 5 (1.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (1.32%) AWS CloudTrail
11 4 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.32%) IaaS
11 4 (1.32%) SaaS
12 3 (0.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.66%) Joyent
13 2 (0.66%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.93%) Internet
2 20 (6.60%) AMQP
3 18 (5.94%) Firewall
4 17 (5.61%) DNS
5 14 (4.62%) Reverse Proxy
6 10 (3.30%) HTTP
7 9 (2.97%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.98%) DHCP
9 5 (1.65%) Network Security
10 4 (1.32%) VPN
10 4 (1.32%) SSL
10 4 (1.32%) SAN
11 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.66%) LAN
11 2 (0.66%) WAN
11 2 (0.66%) SMTP
11 2 (0.66%) SSH
11 2 (0.66%) OSPF
11 2 (0.66%) BGP
11 2 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (15.18%) MongoDB
2 45 (14.85%) MySQL
3 37 (12.21%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (11.55%) NoSQL
5 31 (10.23%) Redis
6 23 (7.59%) Big Data
7 20 (6.60%) SQL Server
8 18 (5.94%) Oracle Database
9 16 (5.28%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.31%) MarkLogic
11 5 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.66%) InfluxDB
15 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
15 1 (0.33%) CouchDB
15 1 (0.33%) Couchbase
15 1 (0.33%) Hazelcast
15 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 142 (46.86%) Jenkins
2 90 (29.70%) Git (software)
3 57 (18.81%) Cucumber
4 51 (16.83%) Subversion
5 46 (15.18%) JIRA
6 30 (9.90%) Mercurial
7 29 (9.57%) Maven
8 26 (8.58%) JUnit
9 25 (8.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 24 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 23 (7.59%) Hudson
12 21 (6.93%) Ant
13 20 (6.60%) Eclipse
13 20 (6.60%) TeamCity
14 18 (5.94%) Selenium
15 17 (5.61%) Gradle
16 16 (5.28%) JMeter
17 13 (4.29%) RSpec
18 9 (2.97%) Behat
19 7 (2.31%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (1.98%) Telecoms
1 6 (1.98%) Banking
2 4 (1.32%) Publishing
3 3 (0.99%) Finance
4 2 (0.66%) Games
5 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 104 (34.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 90 (29.70%) Developer
3 27 (8.91%) Consultant
4 26 (8.58%) DevOps Consultant
5 24 (7.92%) Java Developer
6 21 (6.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 19 (6.27%) Senior Consultant
8 18 (5.94%) Linux Engineer
9 17 (5.61%) Senior Developer
10 16 (5.28%) Python Developer
11 13 (4.29%) PHP Developer
12 12 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (3.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 9 (2.97%) Drupal Developer
14 8 (2.64%) Architect
15 7 (2.31%) Test Leader
16 6 (1.98%) LAMP Developer
16 6 (1.98%) PHP LAMP Developer
16 6 (1.98%) Systems Administrator
16 6 (1.98%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (16.17%) Web Services
2 45 (14.85%) HTML
3 42 (13.86%) CSS
4 31 (10.23%) LAMP
5 30 (9.90%) JSON
6 26 (8.58%) .NET
7 24 (7.92%) HTML5
8 23 (7.59%) AngularJS
8 23 (7.59%) Java EE
9 21 (6.93%) JMS
10 20 (6.60%) RESTful
11 19 (6.27%) Symfony
12 18 (5.94%) Flask
13 17 (5.61%) CSS3
13 17 (5.61%) J2EE
14 16 (5.28%) EJB
15 15 (4.95%) Ruby on Rails
16 14 (4.62%) Django
17 12 (3.96%) XML
18 11 (3.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.30%) User Experience
3 7 (2.31%) Computer Science
4 6 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 3 (0.99%) Replication
6 3 (0.99%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.66%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.66%) Streaming Video
7 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.33%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.33%) Derivative
8 1 (0.33%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.33%) BBC
8 1 (0.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 153 (50.50%) Linux
2 56 (18.48%) Windows
3 43 (14.19%) CentOS
4 30 (9.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (7.26%) UNIX
6 18 (5.94%) Ubuntu
7 11 (3.63%) Debian
8 7 (2.31%) Oracle Linux
8 7 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.65%) Fedora
10 4 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.99%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (56.11%) DevOps
2 133 (43.89%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (38.61%) Configuration Management
4 115 (37.95%) Continuous Integration
5 65 (21.45%) Scrum
6 58 (19.14%) TDD
7 53 (17.49%) Open Source
8 37 (12.21%) Continuous Delivery
9 34 (11.22%) BDD
10 32 (10.56%) OO
11 26 (8.58%) Software Engineering
12 24 (7.92%) SDLC
13 23 (7.59%) Test Automation
14 22 (7.26%) SOA
14 22 (7.26%) MVC
15 20 (6.60%) Load Balancing
16 18 (5.94%) Software Delivery
16 18 (5.94%) Test Scripting
17 17 (5.61%) Mentoring
18 16 (5.28%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 107 (35.31%) Python
2 103 (33.99%) Ruby
3 102 (33.66%) Java
4 55 (18.15%) Bash Shell
5 46 (15.18%) JavaScript
5 46 (15.18%) PHP
6 24 (7.92%) Perl
7 23 (7.59%) PowerShell
8 17 (5.61%) C#
9 13 (4.29%) Shell Script
10 12 (3.96%) SQL
11 10 (3.30%) Scala
12 9 (2.97%) Clojure
13 8 (2.64%) Go
14 7 (2.31%) Groovy
15 3 (0.99%) PHP5
15 3 (0.99%) Haskell
15 3 (0.99%) Fortran
15 3 (0.99%) C++
16 2 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (10.56%) Security Cleared
2 21 (6.93%) DV Cleared
3 12 (3.96%) Degree
4 8 (2.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.66%) HP ASE
5 2 (0.66%) HP MASE
5 2 (0.66%) CCIE
5 2 (0.66%) CCNP
5 2 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.66%) RHCE
5 2 (0.66%) LPIC
6 1 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (14.52%) QA
2 3 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 76 (25.08%) Docker
2 44 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (7.92%) VirtualBox
4 15 (4.95%) Varnish
5 12 (3.96%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.98%) vCloud
7 5 (1.65%) vSphere
8 3 (0.99%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.99%) QEMU
8 3 (0.99%) KVM
9 2 (0.66%) LXC
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 212 (69.97%) Puppet
2 113 (37.29%) Opscode Chef
3 78 (25.74%) Ansible
4 30 (9.90%) Salt
5 25 (8.25%) Nagios
6 17 (5.61%) logstash
7 14 (4.62%) Kibana
8 6 (1.98%) HAProxy
9 5 (1.65%) ZABBIX
9 5 (1.65%) Capistrano
10 4 (1.32%) Rundeck
10 4 (1.32%) Graphite
10 4 (1.32%) CFEngine
10 4 (1.32%) StatsD
11 3 (0.99%) Graylog
12 2 (0.66%) Mesos
12 2 (0.66%) OpenView
12 2 (0.66%) Tivoli
12 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
13 1 (0.33%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 64 (21.12%) Red Hat
1 64 (21.12%) VMware
2 38 (12.54%) Oracle
3 37 (12.21%) Microsoft
4 27 (8.91%) New Relic
5 24 (7.92%) Atlassian
6 11 (3.63%) Zend
7 9 (2.97%) Google
7 9 (2.97%) SaltStack
8 7 (2.31%) Rackspace
9 6 (1.98%) IBM
10 5 (1.65%) NetApp
11 4 (1.32%) Lotus
11 4 (1.32%) Splunk
12 3 (0.99%) AppDynamics
12 3 (0.99%) Sun
12 3 (0.99%) RightScale
13 2 (0.66%) Brocade
13 2 (0.66%) HP
13 2 (0.66%) Juniper
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