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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vagrant
Rank 442 524 517
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -7
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 199 140 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.24% 1.68% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 87 73
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
8895 8315 7405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.89% 14.40% 12.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5981 5513 4924
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 190 121
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.37 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.14% +4.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £25.56 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +81 198 £475 +11.76% 60
London +84 140 £500 +17.64% 28
Yorkshire +14 20 £358 +19.16%
City of London +27 19 £425 - 10
South East +5 19 £500 +29.03% 19
West Yorkshire +10 18 £350 +33.33%
Leeds +3 11 £350 +33.33%
Berkshire +17 9 £513 -
Bracknell - 9 £513 -
South West +15 8 £418 -7.22% 3
Westminster -11 8 £425 -11.45%
Bradford - 6 £373 -
Buckinghamshire +25 4 - -
Milton Keynes +11 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 £475 - 5
Somerset +27 3 £400 - 1
North West +6 3 £425 -10.52% 8
Oxford - 3 £475 - 4
Chester - 3 £425 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £425 - 1
Shropshire - 3 - -
Wiltshire - 3 £500 -
West Midlands - 3 - - 1
East of England +6 2 £435 +6.09% 1
Tyne and Wear -22 2 £300 -36.84%
North East -24 2 £300 -36.84%
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 2 £300 -36.84%
Bristol - 2 - - 1
Harrow - 2 £500 -
Swindon - 2 £463 -

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 236 (64.13%) DevOps
2 212 (57.61%) Linux
3 210 (57.07%) Puppet
4 193 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
5 181 (49.18%) Git (software)
6 178 (48.37%) Docker
7 171 (46.47%) Amazon AWS
8 169 (45.92%) Jenkins
9 135 (36.68%) Python
10 127 (34.51%) Ruby
11 124 (33.70%) Ansible
12 121 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
13 119 (32.34%) Java
14 116 (31.52%) Configuration Management
15 115 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
16 108 (29.35%) JavaScript
17 81 (22.01%) Open Source
18 76 (20.65%) Unix
19 69 (18.75%) GitHub
20 68 (18.48%) VMware
21 67 (18.21%) MySQL
22 61 (16.58%) Web Services
22 61 (16.58%) Windows
23 59 (16.03%) PHP
23 59 (16.03%) Node.js
23 59 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
24 58 (15.76%) BDD
25 57 (15.49%) Bash Shell
25 57 (15.49%) HTML
25 57 (15.49%) PostgreSQL

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 42 (11.41%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (10.33%) OpenStack
3 35 (9.51%) Confluence
4 31 (8.42%) Apache
4 31 (8.42%) nginx
5 29 (7.88%) WebLogic
6 26 (7.07%) Tomcat
7 13 (3.53%) WebSphere
8 10 (2.72%) IIS
9 5 (1.36%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.36%) Drupal
10 4 (1.09%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (1.09%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.82%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.82%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.82%) CMS
11 3 (0.82%) WordPress
12 2 (0.54%) Apache Qpid
Applications
1 10 (2.72%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
1 1 (0.27%) OpenText Process Suite
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 171 (46.47%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (18.75%) GitHub
3 59 (16.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (7.88%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (6.52%) PaaS
6 20 (5.43%) Heroku
7 19 (5.16%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (4.62%) IaaS
9 15 (4.08%) Amazon S3
10 14 (3.80%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (3.80%) Route 53
11 13 (3.53%) Google App Engine
12 12 (3.26%) AWS CloudFormation
13 7 (1.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 6 (1.63%) Amazon ELB
15 5 (1.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 5 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
16 4 (1.09%) CloudFront
16 4 (1.09%) OpenShift
16 4 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.60%) SSL
2 32 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 25 (6.79%) HTTP
4 19 (5.16%) DNS
5 16 (4.35%) Internet
6 11 (2.99%) Network Security
7 10 (2.72%) VPN
8 8 (2.17%) SNMP
9 7 (1.90%) Firewall
9 7 (1.90%) ICMP
10 5 (1.36%) AMQP
11 4 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (1.09%) LDAP
11 4 (1.09%) SMTP
12 3 (0.82%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.54%) DHCP
13 2 (0.54%) FTP
13 2 (0.54%) Telnet
14 1 (0.27%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (0.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (18.21%) MySQL
2 57 (15.49%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (11.96%) MongoDB
4 36 (9.78%) SQL Server
5 24 (6.52%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (3.26%) Big Data
8 8 (2.17%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.90%) Redis
10 6 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.36%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 4 (1.09%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.82%) Apache Accumulo
13 3 (0.82%) DB2
13 3 (0.82%) HBase
13 3 (0.82%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.54%) Neo4j
14 2 (0.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 181 (49.18%) Git (software)
2 169 (45.92%) Jenkins
3 47 (12.77%) TeamCity
4 46 (12.50%) Subversion
5 39 (10.60%) Sonatype Nexus
6 37 (10.05%) JIRA
7 32 (8.70%) Grunt
8 22 (5.98%) Selenium
9 21 (5.71%) WebDriver
10 19 (5.16%) Octopus Deploy
11 18 (4.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (4.89%) Cucumber
12 17 (4.62%) Maven
13 14 (3.80%) Mercurial
13 14 (3.80%) Travis CI
14 13 (3.53%) gulp
15 12 (3.26%) GitLab
16 11 (2.99%) Bundler
16 11 (2.99%) Jasmine
16 11 (2.99%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (5.16%) Retail
2 16 (4.35%) Finance
3 10 (2.72%) Publishing
4 6 (1.63%) Banking
4 6 (1.63%) Games
5 5 (1.36%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.09%) Back Office
6 4 (1.09%) Front Office
7 2 (0.54%) Marketing
7 2 (0.54%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 175 (47.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 133 (36.14%) Developer
3 38 (10.33%) AWS DevOps
4 37 (10.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 35 (9.51%) AWS Engineer
6 34 (9.24%) Linux Engineer
7 33 (8.97%) Java Developer
8 28 (7.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 21 (5.71%) Senior Developer
10 20 (5.43%) Automation Engineer
10 20 (5.43%) JavaScript Developer
11 17 (4.62%) Agile Developer
11 17 (4.62%) Angular Developer
12 15 (4.08%) Node.js Developer
13 14 (3.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 14 (3.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 13 (3.53%) Agile Java Developer
14 13 (3.53%) Cloud Engineer
14 13 (3.53%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
14 13 (3.53%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (16.58%) Web Services
2 59 (16.03%) Node.js
3 57 (15.49%) HTML
4 48 (13.04%) AngularJS
4 48 (13.04%) REST
5 45 (12.23%) CSS
6 39 (10.60%) JSON
7 34 (9.24%) RabbitMQ
8 32 (8.70%) React
9 27 (7.34%) JMS
10 26 (7.07%) .NET
10 26 (7.07%) HTML5
11 25 (6.79%) LEMP Stack
11 25 (6.79%) Middleware
12 24 (6.52%) ELK Stack
12 24 (6.52%) XML
13 23 (6.25%) LAMP
14 21 (5.71%) Ember.js
15 20 (5.43%) Symfony
16 19 (5.16%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.52%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.98%) Private Cloud
4 7 (1.90%) Clustering
4 7 (1.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (1.36%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.36%) User Experience
6 4 (1.09%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.09%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.09%) PKI
6 4 (1.09%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.82%) Blog
7 3 (0.82%) Device Driver
7 3 (0.82%) EMC VNX
7 3 (0.82%) Hedge funds
7 3 (0.82%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.54%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.54%) Equities
8 2 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 212 (57.61%) Linux
2 76 (20.65%) Unix
3 61 (16.58%) Windows
4 47 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (5.71%) CentOS
5 21 (5.71%) Ubuntu
6 16 (4.35%) Windows Server
7 9 (2.45%) Android
7 9 (2.45%) Mac OS X
8 8 (2.17%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.63%) VMS
11 4 (1.09%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.82%) SUSE
13 2 (0.54%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.27%) Debian
14 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (64.13%) DevOps
2 193 (52.45%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (32.88%) Continuous Integration
4 116 (31.52%) Configuration Management
5 81 (22.01%) Open Source
6 58 (15.76%) BDD
7 52 (14.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 52 (14.13%) TDD
8 45 (12.23%) Software Engineering
9 44 (11.96%) E-Commerce
10 37 (10.05%) MVC
11 33 (8.97%) Pair Programming
11 33 (8.97%) Scrum
12 32 (8.70%) Software Delivery
13 27 (7.34%) Load Balancing
14 24 (6.52%) High Availability
15 22 (5.98%) Front End Development
15 22 (5.98%) Test Automation
16 19 (5.16%) Migration
16 19 (5.16%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 135 (36.68%) Python
2 127 (34.51%) Ruby
3 119 (32.34%) Java
4 108 (29.35%) JavaScript
5 59 (16.03%) PHP
6 57 (15.49%) Bash Shell
7 47 (12.77%) PowerShell
8 46 (12.50%) Scala
9 43 (11.68%) Perl
10 39 (10.60%) Shell Script
11 38 (10.33%) SQL
12 24 (6.52%) C#
13 13 (3.53%) Go
14 7 (1.90%) Clojure
15 5 (1.36%) C
15 5 (1.36%) Jython
16 3 (0.82%) Erlang
16 3 (0.82%) Groovy
16 3 (0.82%) PHP 5
17 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (10.33%) Security Cleared
2 31 (8.42%) Degree
3 26 (7.07%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.90%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.63%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.82%) CCEA
6 3 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.54%) CCA
7 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.27%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.27%) MCSE
8 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.72%) QA
2 7 (1.90%) WAI
3 4 (1.09%) SDET
4 2 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 178 (48.37%) Docker
2 37 (10.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (7.34%) Virtual Machines
4 23 (6.25%) KVM
4 23 (6.25%) Xen
5 19 (5.16%) Hyper-V
5 19 (5.16%) VirtualBox
6 14 (3.80%) vSphere
7 5 (1.36%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.36%) vCloud
7 5 (1.36%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.82%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.54%) LXC
9 2 (0.54%) Varnish
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 210 (57.07%) Puppet
2 124 (33.70%) Ansible
3 115 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (8.42%) Terraform
5 26 (7.07%) Packer
6 24 (6.52%) logstash
6 24 (6.52%) Nagios
7 20 (5.43%) Salt
8 19 (5.16%) Graphite
9 17 (4.62%) Kibana
10 15 (4.08%) Kubernetes
10 15 (4.08%) StatsD
11 13 (3.53%) Grafana
12 11 (2.99%) Ganglia
12 11 (2.99%) Zenoss
13 8 (2.17%) Uchiwa
14 6 (1.63%) Rundeck
14 6 (1.63%) SCOM
15 5 (1.36%) vRealize
16 4 (1.09%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 68 (18.48%) VMware
2 31 (8.42%) Red Hat
2 31 (8.42%) Splunk
3 29 (7.88%) IBM
4 27 (7.34%) Google
5 26 (7.07%) Atlassian
6 25 (6.79%) Rackspace
7 21 (5.71%) SaltStack
8 13 (3.53%) Zend
9 12 (3.26%) Oracle
10 10 (2.72%) Microsoft
11 9 (2.45%) ForgeRock
12 8 (2.17%) EMC
12 8 (2.17%) MuleSoft
13 7 (1.90%) Citrix
14 3 (0.82%) Adobe
14 3 (0.82%) BMC
14 3 (0.82%) Sage
14 3 (0.82%) WSO2
15 2 (0.54%) New Relic
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £600 day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Central Employment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Square One Resources
Posted: 5 days ago