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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vagrant
UK
Rank 421 552 483
Rank change year-on-year
+131 -69
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 166 78 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.16% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.25% 1.04% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 65 92
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

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
7389 7507 6902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.47% 15.02% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4926 5013 4694
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 202 123
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.85 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% +13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.80 £24.46 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +12.97%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +114 163 £500 +11.11% 43
London +74 115 £500 - 16
South East +31 17 £500 +19.76% 13
Berkshire - 15 £500 - 5
City of London +2 9 £500 +14.28% 1
Yorkshire +14 8 £410 +16.31%
North West +32 7 £475 +18.75% 5
West Yorkshire +18 6 £410 +35.53%
Leeds +14 6 £410 +35.53%
Manchester - 6 £475 - 5
East of England +7 5 £575 +31.42% 1
South West +5 5 £464 +27.93% 4
Windsor - 4 £500 -
Harrow - 3 £495 -
Bracknell - 3 £475 - 3
Westminster - 3 £425 -
Sheffield -3 2 £500 +17.64%
South Yorkshire -7 2 £500 +17.64%
North East -16 2 £300 -45.45% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 2 £300 -45.45%
Tyne and Wear -21 2 £300 -45.45%
West Midlands - 2 - - 3
Norwich - 2 £575 -
Taunton - 2 £428 -
Coventry - 2 - -
Croydon - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 £488 -
Somerset - 2 £428 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - - 1

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 269 (69.15%) DevOps
2 248 (63.75%) Puppet
3 247 (63.50%) Docker
4 212 (54.50%) Linux
5 210 (53.98%) Agile Software Development
6 202 (51.93%) Jenkins
7 199 (51.16%) Git (software)
8 187 (48.07%) Amazon AWS
9 160 (41.13%) Ansible
10 150 (38.56%) Java
11 128 (32.90%) Configuration Management
12 127 (32.65%) Ruby
13 126 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
14 123 (31.62%) Python
15 122 (31.36%) Opscode Chef
16 92 (23.65%) JavaScript
17 85 (21.85%) Open Source
18 81 (20.82%) VMware
19 80 (20.57%) GitHub
20 74 (19.02%) Bash Shell
21 73 (18.77%) Unix
22 72 (18.51%) JIRA
23 69 (17.74%) PostgreSQL
23 69 (17.74%) AngularJS
24 67 (17.22%) BDD
25 65 (16.71%) Web Services
26 64 (16.45%) MySQL
27 61 (15.68%) TDD
28 60 (15.42%) HTML
29 58 (14.91%) MongoDB

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 55 (14.14%) Confluence
2 51 (13.11%) OpenStack
3 44 (11.31%) nginx
4 37 (9.51%) Tomcat
5 36 (9.25%) Elasticsearch
6 35 (9.00%) Apache
7 25 (6.43%) WebLogic
8 18 (4.63%) WebSphere
9 11 (2.83%) Apache Spark
10 10 (2.57%) IIS
11 7 (1.80%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.54%) Alfresco
13 4 (1.03%) WordPress
14 2 (0.51%) Apache Qpid
14 2 (0.51%) CMS
14 2 (0.51%) Liferay
14 2 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
15 1 (0.26%) Magnolia
15 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.26%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 187 (48.07%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (20.57%) GitHub
3 53 (13.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (8.48%) Heroku
5 24 (6.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 20 (5.14%) Amazon EC2
7 19 (4.88%) Amazon S3
8 16 (4.11%) Route 53
9 15 (3.86%) AWS Lambda
9 15 (3.86%) IaaS
10 13 (3.34%) PaaS
11 12 (3.08%) Amazon ELB
12 11 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (2.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 8 (2.06%) CloudFront
14 8 (2.06%) IBM Cloud
14 8 (2.06%) SoftLayer
14 8 (2.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 7 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
16 6 (1.54%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 38 (9.77%) SSL
2 36 (9.25%) HTTP
3 29 (7.46%) DNS
3 29 (7.46%) Internet
4 28 (7.20%) TCP/IP
5 12 (3.08%) Firewall
6 10 (2.57%) VPN
7 9 (2.31%) LDAP
8 8 (2.06%) VSAN
9 7 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (1.29%) AMQP
10 5 (1.29%) Reverse Proxy
10 5 (1.29%) SMTP
11 4 (1.03%) SAN
11 4 (1.03%) SNMP
12 3 (0.77%) DHCP
12 3 (0.77%) FTP
12 3 (0.77%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.77%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.77%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (17.74%) PostgreSQL
2 64 (16.45%) MySQL
3 58 (14.91%) MongoDB
4 41 (10.54%) SQL Server
5 24 (6.17%) NoSQL
6 22 (5.66%) Big Data
6 22 (5.66%) Redis
7 17 (4.37%) Amazon RDS
7 17 (4.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (3.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 13 (3.34%) Relational Database
10 12 (3.08%) Hadoop
11 9 (2.31%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.80%) HBase
12 7 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (1.29%) Riak
14 4 (1.03%) Apache Hive
14 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.77%) Hazelcast
15 3 (0.77%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 202 (51.93%) Jenkins
2 199 (51.16%) Git (software)
3 72 (18.51%) JIRA
4 49 (12.60%) Maven
5 48 (12.34%) Sonatype Nexus
6 45 (11.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 44 (11.31%) Subversion
8 41 (10.54%) Grunt
9 35 (9.00%) TeamCity
10 30 (7.71%) Selenium
11 24 (6.17%) Gradle
12 22 (5.66%) Octopus Deploy
13 19 (4.88%) WebDriver
14 17 (4.37%) Bitbucket
15 16 (4.11%) SonarQube
16 15 (3.86%) Cucumber
16 15 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
17 14 (3.60%) Mercurial
18 12 (3.08%) Bower
19 11 (2.83%) Bundler
General
1 18 (4.63%) Finance
2 14 (3.60%) Publishing
3 13 (3.34%) Retail
4 11 (2.83%) Games
5 8 (2.06%) Banking
6 4 (1.03%) Marketing
6 4 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.77%) Electronics
7 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.51%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.26%) Front Office
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 169 (43.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 125 (32.13%) Developer
3 43 (11.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 42 (10.80%) Java Developer
5 37 (9.51%) AWS DevOps
6 36 (9.25%) Linux Engineer
7 31 (7.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 30 (7.71%) AWS Engineer
9 28 (7.20%) Senior Developer
10 24 (6.17%) JavaScript Developer
11 21 (5.40%) Full Stack Developer
11 21 (5.40%) Node.js Developer
12 20 (5.14%) Angular Developer
13 18 (4.63%) Architect
14 16 (4.11%) Lead DevOps
15 15 (3.86%) Software Engineer
16 14 (3.60%) Agile Developer
16 14 (3.60%) Automation Engineer
17 13 (3.34%) Ruby Engineer
18 12 (3.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (17.74%) AngularJS
2 65 (16.71%) Web Services
3 60 (15.42%) HTML
4 57 (14.65%) Node.js
4 57 (14.65%) REST
5 47 (12.08%) CSS
6 39 (10.03%) JSON
6 39 (10.03%) React
7 36 (9.25%) HTML5
8 35 (9.00%) ELK Stack
9 32 (8.23%) RabbitMQ
10 30 (7.71%) Ember.js
11 28 (7.20%) LEMP Stack
12 27 (6.94%) Backbone.js
13 24 (6.17%) LAMP
14 22 (5.66%) XML
15 18 (4.63%) Ruby on Rails
15 18 (4.63%) Spring
16 17 (4.37%) CSS3
17 16 (4.11%) Dropwizard
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.74%) Computer Science
2 16 (4.11%) Private Cloud
3 13 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.08%) User Experience
5 9 (2.31%) FlexPod
5 9 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (2.06%) iPad
7 6 (1.54%) Online Games
8 5 (1.29%) Replication
8 5 (1.29%) VCE vBlock
9 3 (0.77%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.77%) Mobile Games
9 3 (0.77%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.51%) Blog
10 2 (0.51%) CESG
10 2 (0.51%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.51%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.26%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 212 (54.50%) Linux
2 73 (18.77%) Unix
3 58 (14.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 42 (10.80%) Windows
5 40 (10.28%) Ubuntu
6 36 (9.25%) CentOS
7 24 (6.17%) Windows Server
8 9 (2.31%) Android
8 9 (2.31%) CoreOS
9 8 (2.06%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.80%) SUSE
11 3 (0.77%) VMS
12 2 (0.51%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.51%) zOS
13 1 (0.26%) AIX
13 1 (0.26%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (69.15%) DevOps
2 210 (53.98%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (32.90%) Configuration Management
4 126 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
5 85 (21.85%) Open Source
6 67 (17.22%) BDD
7 61 (15.68%) TDD
8 49 (12.60%) Continuous Delivery
9 45 (11.57%) Scrum
10 43 (11.05%) Software Engineering
11 33 (8.48%) E-Commerce
12 27 (6.94%) OO
13 22 (5.66%) Kanban
13 22 (5.66%) Pair Programming
14 21 (5.40%) Test Automation
15 19 (4.88%) Analytics
15 19 (4.88%) Web Development
16 18 (4.63%) Continuous Deployment
16 18 (4.63%) Mentoring
17 17 (4.37%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 150 (38.56%) Java
2 127 (32.65%) Ruby
3 123 (31.62%) Python
4 92 (23.65%) JavaScript
5 74 (19.02%) Bash Shell
6 56 (14.40%) PHP
7 39 (10.03%) SQL
8 35 (9.00%) Perl
9 34 (8.74%) PowerShell
9 34 (8.74%) Scala
10 19 (4.88%) Go
11 18 (4.63%) C#
12 12 (3.08%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.31%) C++
13 9 (2.31%) Clojure
14 8 (2.06%) C
15 7 (1.80%) ES6
16 4 (1.03%) Groovy
16 4 (1.03%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.77%) Lua
Qualifications
1 36 (9.25%) Security Cleared
2 35 (9.00%) Degree
3 26 (6.68%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.08%) CCA
5 10 (2.57%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.80%) AWS Certification
7 5 (1.29%) VCDX
8 2 (0.51%) CESG Certified Professional
8 2 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.51%) MCSE
8 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.11%) QA
2 6 (1.54%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.54%) SLA
3 4 (1.03%) SDET
4 1 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 247 (63.50%) Docker
2 37 (9.51%) Virtual Machines
3 29 (7.46%) VirtualBox
4 21 (5.40%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (3.34%) vCloud
6 7 (1.80%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.54%) Active Directory
7 6 (1.54%) HDFS
7 6 (1.54%) vSphere
8 5 (1.29%) KVM
9 4 (1.03%) LXC
9 4 (1.03%) VMware ESX
9 4 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.03%) Xen
10 2 (0.51%) Varnish
10 2 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.26%) iptables
11 1 (0.26%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 248 (63.75%) Puppet
2 160 (41.13%) Ansible
3 122 (31.36%) Opscode Chef
4 50 (12.85%) Salt
5 39 (10.03%) Terraform
6 28 (7.20%) Nagios
7 24 (6.17%) Kubernetes
8 23 (5.91%) Grafana
8 23 (5.91%) logstash
9 20 (5.14%) Kibana
10 16 (4.11%) ZABBIX
11 13 (3.34%) Consul
12 11 (2.83%) Packer
13 10 (2.57%) Zenoss
14 9 (2.31%) Pingdom
14 9 (2.31%) vRealize
15 8 (2.06%) SCOM
15 8 (2.06%) StatsD
16 7 (1.80%) Graphite
17 4 (1.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 81 (20.82%) VMware
2 45 (11.57%) Atlassian
3 31 (7.97%) Oracle
4 30 (7.71%) Splunk
5 28 (7.20%) Red Hat
6 26 (6.68%) SaltStack
7 25 (6.43%) Rackspace
8 18 (4.63%) Microsoft
9 16 (4.11%) Google
9 16 (4.11%) New Relic
10 14 (3.60%) Cisco
10 14 (3.60%) Zend
11 13 (3.34%) IBM
12 12 (3.08%) AppDynamics
13 9 (2.31%) PagerDuty
14 7 (1.80%) ATG
15 6 (1.54%) Nimsoft
16 4 (1.03%) EMC
16 4 (1.03%) Juniper
16 4 (1.03%) Palo Alto
London
AdRoc Group
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum excellent rates, 6 months contract initial
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
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Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 25 days ago