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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vagrant
Rank 475 463 550
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +87
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 170 174 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.04% 2.32% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 133 45
Median daily rate £450 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% +3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £375 £344
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
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
8339 7501 6779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.53% 13.39% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5751 4959 4310
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 123 156
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.34% -2.01%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -2 166 £450 +12.50% 32
London +1 86 £450 - 18
South East +6 29 £463 +20.12% 4
Berkshire +13 15 £525 +40.00% 1
North West -14 15 £425 +7.25% 3
Leeds - 13 £350 - 1
West Yorkshire - 13 £350 - 1
Yorkshire - 13 £350 - 2
East of England +21 11 £450 +12.50%
Cheshire -7 11 £425 +15.64%
Bracknell - 11 £525 -
City of London +31 10 £438 - 4
Southampton +11 9 £438 +8.02% 1
Hampshire +3 9 £438 +8.02% 1
West Midlands -30 9 £370 -1.33% 3
Cambridgeshire +20 7 £475 +18.75%
Cambridge +23 6 £475 +18.75%
Knutsford -1 6 £425 +16.43%
Harrow - 6 £495 -
Telford - 6 £370 -
Shropshire - 6 £370 -
Warrington - 4 £390 -
Manchester -8 3 - - 2
Norfolk - 3 £425 -
Norwich - 3 £425 -
Wales +12 2 - -
West Wales +10 2 - -
Swansea +8 2 - -
South West -17 2 £275 -26.66%
Northamptonshire - 2 £525 -

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 215 (66.36%) DevOps
2 201 (62.04%) Puppet
3 191 (58.95%) Linux
4 163 (50.31%) Git (software)
5 144 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
6 141 (43.52%) Jenkins
7 137 (42.28%) Python
7 137 (42.28%) Ruby
8 124 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
9 112 (34.57%) Ansible
10 100 (30.86%) Continuous Integration
11 95 (29.32%) Docker
12 91 (28.09%) Opscode Chef
13 90 (27.78%) Java
14 84 (25.93%) Configuration Management
15 83 (25.62%) Microsoft Azure
16 73 (22.53%) Shell Script
17 70 (21.60%) JavaScript
18 69 (21.30%) Packer
19 68 (20.99%) OpenStack
20 64 (19.75%) Unix
21 58 (17.90%) Windows
22 56 (17.28%) HTML
22 56 (17.28%) Google
23 55 (16.98%) Software Engineering
24 52 (16.05%) MySQL
25 50 (15.43%) PHP
25 50 (15.43%) VMware
26 49 (15.12%) Subversion
26 49 (15.12%) Bash Shell

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 68 (20.99%) OpenStack
2 31 (9.57%) Tomcat
2 31 (9.57%) WebLogic
3 29 (8.95%) Apache
4 28 (8.64%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (8.02%) nginx
6 23 (7.10%) Confluence
7 12 (3.70%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (2.16%) Drupal
9 7 (2.16%) IIS
9 7 (2.16%) WordPress
10 4 (1.23%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.93%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.93%) JBoss
12 2 (0.62%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.62%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.62%) CMS
12 2 (0.62%) Jetty
13 1 (0.31%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (3.09%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.23%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 144 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (25.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (12.96%) Cloud Computing
4 39 (12.04%) Amazon EC2
5 23 (7.10%) Amazon S3
6 15 (4.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 14 (4.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 14 (4.32%) Route 53
8 13 (4.01%) GitHub
9 12 (3.70%) Google App Engine
9 12 (3.70%) IaaS
10 11 (3.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 9 (2.78%) Amazon ELB
11 9 (2.78%) CloudFront
12 8 (2.47%) PaaS
13 7 (2.16%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (1.23%) Office 365
15 3 (0.93%) Engine Yard
15 3 (0.93%) Heroku
15 3 (0.93%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.86%) DNS
2 18 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 14 (4.32%) SSL
4 13 (4.01%) HTTP
5 10 (3.09%) Network Security
6 9 (2.78%) LDAP
7 7 (2.16%) ICMP
7 7 (2.16%) VPN
8 6 (1.85%) SNMP
9 4 (1.23%) Firewall
9 4 (1.23%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (0.93%) Internet
10 3 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.62%) DHCP
11 2 (0.62%) SSH
12 1 (0.31%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.31%) IMAP
12 1 (0.31%) LAN
12 1 (0.31%) SMS
12 1 (0.31%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (16.05%) MySQL
2 30 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 22 (6.79%) SQL Server
5 17 (5.25%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (3.09%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.09%) Redis
6 10 (3.09%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.78%) MariaDB
7 9 (2.78%) Neo4j
8 7 (2.16%) MarkLogic
9 5 (1.54%) Big Data
10 3 (0.93%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.62%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.62%) DB2
11 2 (0.62%) Impala
11 2 (0.62%) Mahout
11 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 163 (50.31%) Git (software)
2 141 (43.52%) Jenkins
3 49 (15.12%) Subversion
4 35 (10.80%) TeamCity
5 33 (10.19%) Sonatype Nexus
6 25 (7.72%) JIRA
7 22 (6.79%) Grunt
8 21 (6.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (5.25%) Selenium
10 15 (4.63%) Cucumber
10 15 (4.63%) GoCD
11 14 (4.32%) Gradle
12 13 (4.01%) gulp
13 12 (3.70%) GitLab
13 12 (3.70%) JUnit
13 12 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (3.40%) Jasmine
14 11 (3.40%) Travis CI
15 10 (3.09%) ClearCase
15 10 (3.09%) Maven
General
1 19 (5.86%) Finance
2 14 (4.32%) Retail
3 12 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.85%) Games
5 4 (1.23%) Back Office
5 4 (1.23%) Front Office
6 3 (0.93%) Banking
6 3 (0.93%) Marketing
7 2 (0.62%) Electronics
7 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 141 (43.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 121 (37.35%) Developer
3 28 (8.64%) Senior Developer
4 27 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 24 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 22 (6.79%) Linux Engineer
6 22 (6.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 21 (6.48%) AWS DevOps
7 21 (6.48%) AWS Engineer
8 19 (5.86%) Java Developer
8 19 (5.86%) PHP Developer
9 17 (5.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 16 (4.94%) Consultant
10 16 (4.94%) Senior DevOps
11 15 (4.63%) Automation Engineer
11 15 (4.63%) DevOps Consultant
12 14 (4.32%) Cloud Developer
12 14 (4.32%) Cloud Engineer
13 11 (3.40%) Full Stack Developer
14 10 (3.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (17.28%) HTML
2 43 (13.27%) Node.js
3 42 (12.96%) CSS
4 41 (12.65%) ELK Stack
5 38 (11.73%) RabbitMQ
6 37 (11.42%) Sensu
7 29 (8.95%) Web Services
8 27 (8.33%) XML
9 26 (8.02%) Middleware
10 24 (7.41%) .NET
10 24 (7.41%) JSON
11 23 (7.10%) Sass
12 22 (6.79%) AngularJS
12 22 (6.79%) HTML5
13 21 (6.48%) JMS
14 20 (6.17%) CSS3
15 19 (5.86%) REST
16 18 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
17 17 (5.25%) SOAP
18 15 (4.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.17%) Private Cloud
2 16 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.40%) Clustering
4 8 (2.47%) Augmented Reality
4 8 (2.47%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.54%) PKI
7 4 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.23%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.23%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.93%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.93%) Device Driver
8 3 (0.93%) EMC VNX
8 3 (0.93%) Fintech
8 3 (0.93%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.93%) iPad
8 3 (0.93%) User Experience
8 3 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 191 (58.95%) Linux
2 64 (19.75%) Unix
3 58 (17.90%) Windows
4 43 (13.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (6.48%) CentOS
6 20 (6.17%) Mac OS X
7 10 (3.09%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (3.09%) Windows Server
8 9 (2.78%) Ubuntu
9 4 (1.23%) VMS
9 4 (1.23%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.62%) AIX
11 2 (0.62%) Android
11 2 (0.62%) Solaris
11 2 (0.62%) SUSE
11 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.31%) Debian
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (66.36%) DevOps
2 124 (38.27%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (30.86%) Continuous Integration
4 84 (25.93%) Configuration Management
5 55 (16.98%) Software Engineering
6 42 (12.96%) Continuous Delivery
7 41 (12.65%) MVC
8 37 (11.42%) E-Commerce
9 31 (9.57%) Open Source
10 28 (8.64%) Service Management
10 28 (8.64%) TDD
11 26 (8.02%) BDD
12 25 (7.72%) Scrum
13 23 (7.10%) Software Delivery
14 21 (6.48%) Migration
15 17 (5.25%) High Availability
15 17 (5.25%) Load Balancing
16 16 (4.94%) Identity Access Management
16 16 (4.94%) OO
17 14 (4.32%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 137 (42.28%) Python
1 137 (42.28%) Ruby
2 90 (27.78%) Java
3 73 (22.53%) Shell Script
4 70 (21.60%) JavaScript
5 50 (15.43%) PHP
6 49 (15.12%) Bash Shell
7 48 (14.81%) PowerShell
8 45 (13.89%) Perl
9 29 (8.95%) SQL
10 24 (7.41%) Scala
11 17 (5.25%) C#
12 9 (2.78%) C++
13 8 (2.47%) Delphi
13 8 (2.47%) PHP 5
14 7 (2.16%) Erlang
14 7 (2.16%) PL/1
15 6 (1.85%) C
15 6 (1.85%) R
16 5 (1.54%) Go
Qualifications
1 27 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.86%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.09%) Degree
4 4 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.93%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.93%) CCEA
5 3 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.62%) PhD
7 1 (0.31%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.16%) WAI
2 6 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.54%) QA
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 95 (29.32%) Docker
2 34 (10.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.48%) KVM
4 20 (6.17%) Xen
5 15 (4.63%) Hyper-V
6 12 (3.70%) vSphere
7 9 (2.78%) VirtualBox
8 8 (2.47%) Active Directory
9 4 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.93%) vCloud
10 3 (0.93%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.62%) Varnish
11 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 201 (62.04%) Puppet
2 112 (34.57%) Ansible
3 91 (28.09%) Opscode Chef
4 69 (21.30%) Packer
5 48 (14.81%) Terraform
6 34 (10.49%) Graphite
7 27 (8.33%) Consul
8 26 (8.02%) Uchiwa
9 24 (7.41%) Nagios
10 23 (7.10%) logstash
11 16 (4.94%) Kibana
12 13 (4.01%) Grafana
13 9 (2.78%) Salt
14 8 (2.47%) Ganglia
14 8 (2.47%) StatsD
14 8 (2.47%) Zenoss
15 4 (1.23%) Icinga
15 4 (1.23%) Mesos
15 4 (1.23%) Rundeck
15 4 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (17.28%) Google
2 50 (15.43%) VMware
3 33 (10.19%) Atlassian
3 33 (10.19%) Red Hat
4 28 (8.64%) Oracle
5 27 (8.33%) IBM
6 26 (8.02%) ForgeRock
6 26 (8.02%) MuleSoft
7 18 (5.56%) Splunk
8 17 (5.25%) Rackspace
9 13 (4.01%) SaltStack
10 10 (3.09%) Microsoft
11 8 (2.47%) Citrix
11 8 (2.47%) WSO2
12 7 (2.16%) New Relic
12 7 (2.16%) Serena
12 7 (2.16%) Zend
13 6 (1.85%) EMC
14 4 (1.23%) ATG
14 4 (1.23%) SAP
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