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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vagrant
Rank 452 504 -
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 156 78 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.15% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.68% 1.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 120 43 0
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£400 £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
4235 4040 3416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.82% 7.67% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2646 2386 1935
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 148 179
Average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +54 149 £400 +1.58% 57
London +47 79 £450 -0.55% 28
South East +1 30 £385 +28.33% 4
Hampshire +7 20 £385 +24.19%
Southampton +9 19 £385 +24.19%
West Midlands +6 16 £363 - 4
North West -29 16 £425 +9.67% 6
City of London +16 13 £450 -5.26% 13
Birmingham +5 13 £375 - 3
Cheshire -25 11 £425 +9.67% 2
Chester -10 9 £425 +13.33% 2
South West +16 7 £400 +33.33% 4
Oxfordshire -17 5 £375 - 2
Manchester - 5 £500 - 4
Gloucestershire - 4 £375 -
Bicester - 4 £375 - 1
Bristol +2 3 £450 +50.00% 4
Berkshire -5 3 £375 - 2
Swansea - 3 £425 - 1
Newbury - 3 £375 - 1
Wales - 3 £425 - 1
West Wales - 3 £425 - 1
Milton Keynes - 2 £500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £500 -
Edinburgh -5 1 £400 -6.97%
Scotland -8 1 £400 -6.97%
Oxford -12 1 £375 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £375 -
Warwickshire - 1 £650 -
Midlands - 1 - -

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 185 (64.69%) Puppet
2 153 (53.50%) DevOps
3 150 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (51.75%) Jenkins
5 133 (46.50%) Linux
6 116 (40.56%) Continuous Integration
7 107 (37.41%) Configuration Management
8 99 (34.62%) Java
9 86 (30.07%) Git (software)
10 85 (29.72%) Ruby
11 84 (29.37%) Amazon AWS
11 84 (29.37%) Python
12 82 (28.67%) Opscode Chef
13 80 (27.97%) Scrum
14 70 (24.48%) Docker
15 65 (22.73%) Cucumber
16 56 (19.58%) Web Services
17 54 (18.88%) TDD
18 53 (18.53%) JIRA
19 51 (17.83%) PHP
20 50 (17.48%) Subversion
21 49 (17.13%) VMware
22 46 (16.08%) WebLogic
23 45 (15.73%) MySQL
23 45 (15.73%) CSS
24 44 (15.38%) HTML
24 44 (15.38%) Ansible
25 43 (15.03%) JavaScript
25 43 (15.03%) Windows
25 43 (15.03%) Amazon EC2

Vagrant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (16.08%) WebLogic
2 39 (13.64%) Node.js
3 30 (10.49%) OpenStack
4 27 (9.44%) Elasticsearch
4 27 (9.44%) Apache
5 25 (8.74%) Confluence
5 25 (8.74%) Drupal
6 20 (6.99%) Tomcat
7 18 (6.29%) nginx
8 6 (2.10%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.75%) CMS
10 2 (0.70%) IIS
11 1 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.35%) JBoss
11 1 (0.35%) Jetty
11 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (2.45%) MS Excel
1 7 (2.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 84 (29.37%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (15.03%) Amazon EC2
3 25 (8.74%) Amazon S3
3 25 (8.74%) Amazon ELB
4 24 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (5.24%) Route 53
6 12 (4.20%) GitHub
7 11 (3.85%) PaaS
8 7 (2.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (2.45%) Heroku
9 6 (2.10%) IaaS
9 6 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.40%) SaaS
10 4 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (1.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.70%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.70%) Joyent
11 2 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.69%) Internet
2 17 (5.94%) AMQP
3 14 (4.90%) TCP/IP
4 13 (4.55%) HTTP
4 13 (4.55%) DNS
5 10 (3.50%) Reverse Proxy
5 10 (3.50%) Firewall
6 8 (2.80%) SSL
7 6 (2.10%) DHCP
8 5 (1.75%) Network Security
9 2 (0.70%) SSH
9 2 (0.70%) BGP
9 2 (0.70%) OSPF
9 2 (0.70%) SMTP
9 2 (0.70%) LAN
9 2 (0.70%) WAN
9 2 (0.70%) SAN
9 2 (0.70%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.70%) OpenFlow
9 2 (0.70%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (15.73%) MySQL
2 39 (13.64%) MongoDB
3 30 (10.49%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (10.14%) NoSQL
5 28 (9.79%) Redis
6 21 (7.34%) Big Data
7 17 (5.94%) Hadoop
7 17 (5.94%) Oracle Database
8 12 (4.20%) SQL Server
9 4 (1.40%) Hazelcast
10 3 (1.05%) MarkLogic
11 2 (0.70%) InfluxDB
11 2 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 148 (51.75%) Jenkins
2 86 (30.07%) Git (software)
3 65 (22.73%) Cucumber
4 53 (18.53%) JIRA
5 50 (17.48%) Subversion
6 35 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 32 (11.19%) JUnit
8 30 (10.49%) TeamCity
9 29 (10.14%) Maven
10 27 (9.44%) Mercurial
11 24 (8.39%) Hudson
12 22 (7.69%) Selenium
12 22 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (7.34%) Ant
14 19 (6.64%) Eclipse
15 18 (6.29%) Gradle
16 17 (5.94%) RSpec
17 16 (5.59%) JMeter
18 11 (3.85%) Behat
19 7 (2.45%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (4.55%) Banking
2 6 (2.10%) Marketing
3 5 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.05%) Publishing
5 1 (0.35%) Advertising
5 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 101 (35.31%) Developer
2 79 (27.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (10.49%) Java Developer
4 20 (6.99%) Senior Developer
4 20 (6.99%) PHP Developer
5 19 (6.64%) Consultant
5 19 (6.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 18 (6.29%) DevOps Consultant
7 17 (5.94%) Linux Engineer
8 16 (5.59%) Senior Consultant
9 13 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (4.55%) Python Developer
10 12 (4.20%) Environment Manager
11 11 (3.85%) Drupal Developer
12 8 (2.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 7 (2.45%) Test Leader
14 6 (2.10%) Web Developer
15 5 (1.75%) PHP LAMP Developer
15 5 (1.75%) Architect
15 5 (1.75%) LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (19.58%) Web Services
2 45 (15.73%) CSS
3 44 (15.38%) HTML
4 34 (11.89%) JSON
5 26 (9.09%) LAMP
5 26 (9.09%) RESTful
6 21 (7.34%) HTML5
7 19 (6.64%) .NET
7 19 (6.64%) JMS
8 17 (5.94%) Symfony
8 17 (5.94%) Ruby on Rails
8 17 (5.94%) Java EE
8 17 (5.94%) EJB
8 17 (5.94%) AngularJS
9 16 (5.59%) Flask
9 16 (5.59%) XML
10 14 (4.90%) Spring
11 12 (4.20%) Django
11 12 (4.20%) CSS3
12 11 (3.85%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.99%) Open Source
2 17 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.50%) User Experience
4 7 (2.45%) Replication
4 7 (2.45%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.05%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.70%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.35%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.35%) BBC
7 1 (0.35%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.35%) Derivative
7 1 (0.35%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 133 (46.50%) Linux
2 43 (15.03%) Windows
3 28 (9.79%) CentOS
4 23 (8.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (5.59%) UNIX
6 12 (4.20%) Ubuntu
6 12 (4.20%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (3.50%) Debian
8 3 (1.05%) Scientific Linux
9 1 (0.35%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (53.50%) DevOps
2 150 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (40.56%) Continuous Integration
4 107 (37.41%) Configuration Management
5 80 (27.97%) Scrum
6 54 (18.88%) TDD
7 37 (12.94%) BDD
8 31 (10.84%) OO
8 31 (10.84%) Test Automation
9 29 (10.14%) SOA
10 27 (9.44%) Continuous Delivery
10 27 (9.44%) MVC
11 25 (8.74%) Software Engineering
12 23 (8.04%) Load Balancing
13 17 (5.94%) MapReduce
13 17 (5.94%) Mentoring
13 17 (5.94%) User Stories
13 17 (5.94%) Software Delivery
14 16 (5.59%) Web Development
15 15 (5.24%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 99 (34.62%) Java
2 85 (29.72%) Ruby
3 84 (29.37%) Python
4 51 (17.83%) PHP
5 43 (15.03%) JavaScript
6 35 (12.24%) Bash Shell
7 14 (4.90%) Perl
8 13 (4.55%) C#
9 11 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.85%) Groovy
9 11 (3.85%) PowerShell
10 10 (3.50%) SQL
11 8 (2.80%) Go
12 5 (1.75%) Scala
12 5 (1.75%) PHP5
13 4 (1.40%) Clojure
14 3 (1.05%) R
14 3 (1.05%) Fortran
14 3 (1.05%) C++
14 3 (1.05%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 27 (9.44%) Security Cleared
2 18 (6.29%) DV Cleared
3 12 (4.20%) Degree
4 6 (2.10%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.70%) LPIC
6 2 (0.70%) HP ASE
6 2 (0.70%) HP MASE
6 2 (0.70%) RHCE
6 2 (0.70%) CCIE
6 2 (0.70%) CCNP
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.24%) QA
2 2 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (24.48%) Docker
2 39 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (8.04%) VirtualBox
4 18 (6.29%) Varnish
5 7 (2.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (1.75%) vSphere
6 5 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (1.40%) vCloud
8 3 (1.05%) QEMU
8 3 (1.05%) KVM
9 2 (0.70%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.70%) LXC
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 185 (64.69%) Puppet
2 82 (28.67%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (15.38%) Ansible
4 25 (8.74%) Salt
5 21 (7.34%) Nagios
6 14 (4.90%) logstash
7 9 (3.15%) Kibana
8 5 (1.75%) Capistrano
9 3 (1.05%) Graphite
9 3 (1.05%) StatsD
10 2 (0.70%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.70%) OpenView
10 2 (0.70%) OpenAM
10 2 (0.70%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.70%) Graylog
10 2 (0.70%) Kubernetes
11 1 (0.35%) Ganglia
11 1 (0.35%) yum
Vendors
1 49 (17.13%) VMware
2 40 (13.99%) Red Hat
3 37 (12.94%) Oracle
4 29 (10.14%) Microsoft
5 25 (8.74%) New Relic
6 18 (6.29%) Atlassian
7 17 (5.94%) Zend
8 7 (2.45%) Rackspace
9 5 (1.75%) SaltStack
10 4 (1.40%) Google
11 3 (1.05%) Splunk
11 3 (1.05%) Sun
11 3 (1.05%) RightScale
12 2 (0.70%) Brocade
12 2 (0.70%) Juniper
12 2 (0.70%) HP
12 2 (0.70%) Cisco
12 2 (0.70%) ForgeRock
12 2 (0.70%) F5
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