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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vagrant
Rank 453 535 523
Rank change year-on-year
+82 -12
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 136 31 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.061% 0.018%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.28% 0.83% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 19 8
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£385 £390 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +73.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £390 -
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -
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
4147 3714 2926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.89% 7.32% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2469 2062 1645
Average daily rate £418 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.93% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.24% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 161 183
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +94 128 £380 -5.00% 49
London +40 45 £500 +16.95% 26
South East +6 28 £380 +26.66% 8
East Midlands - 28 £350 - 1
City of London +18 10 £475 +7.95% 4
North West -16 7 £500 +25.00% 1
South West -9 6 £500 +66.66% 6
Manchester - 6 £500 -
Leeds - 4 £500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £438 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £375 - 1
Bristol -9 3 £500 +66.66% 6
Milton Keynes - 3 £500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £500 - 1
East of England - 2 £425 - 2
Chester +10 1 - - 1
Scotland -5 1 - - 5
Cheshire -7 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 - - 5
Harrogate - 1 £375 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Shropshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Clapham - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Hinckley - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 196 (74.52%) Puppet
2 166 (63.12%) Jenkins
3 160 (60.84%) Agile Software Development
4 147 (55.89%) DevOps
5 140 (53.23%) Continuous Integration
6 112 (42.59%) Configuration Management
7 109 (41.44%) Java
8 103 (39.16%) Linux
9 85 (32.32%) Scrum
10 78 (29.66%) Ruby
11 77 (29.28%) Cucumber
12 74 (28.14%) Opscode Chef
13 70 (26.62%) Git (software)
14 65 (24.71%) Web Services
15 62 (23.57%) Python
15 62 (23.57%) JIRA
16 57 (21.67%) Node.js
17 55 (20.91%) Amazon EC2
18 53 (20.15%) VMware
19 50 (19.01%) TDD
19 50 (19.01%) Docker
20 46 (17.49%) Open Source
21 43 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
21 43 (16.35%) Subversion
21 43 (16.35%) CSS
22 42 (15.97%) JavaScript
22 42 (15.97%) SOA
22 42 (15.97%) Maven
23 41 (15.59%) Amazon AWS
24 40 (15.21%) HTML

Vagrant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 57 (21.67%) Node.js
2 33 (12.55%) WebLogic
3 29 (11.03%) OpenStack
4 25 (9.51%) Apache
5 23 (8.75%) Tomcat
5 23 (8.75%) nginx
6 22 (8.37%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (8.37%) Confluence
7 16 (6.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 15 (5.70%) Drupal
9 8 (3.04%) Apache ServiceMix
10 6 (2.28%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.76%) IIS
12 1 (0.38%) JBoss
12 1 (0.38%) Jetty
12 1 (0.38%) WordPress
12 1 (0.38%) CMS
12 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.38%) Gunicorn
Applications
1 8 (3.04%) MS Office
1 8 (3.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 55 (20.91%) Amazon EC2
2 41 (15.59%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (13.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (10.65%) Amazon S3
5 24 (9.13%) Amazon ELB
6 14 (5.32%) Route 53
7 10 (3.80%) PaaS
8 7 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.90%) SaaS
9 5 (1.90%) GitHub
10 4 (1.52%) IaaS
10 4 (1.52%) Heroku
11 2 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.75%) Internet
2 13 (4.94%) AMQP
3 12 (4.56%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.80%) HTTP
5 9 (3.42%) DNS
6 7 (2.66%) DHCP
7 6 (2.28%) Firewall
8 5 (1.90%) SSL
9 2 (0.76%) OSPF
9 2 (0.76%) BGP
9 2 (0.76%) SMTP
9 2 (0.76%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.76%) SSH
9 2 (0.76%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.76%) Network Security
10 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.38%) BIG-IP
10 1 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.55%) NoSQL
2 32 (12.17%) MongoDB
3 23 (8.75%) MySQL
4 22 (8.37%) Big Data
5 19 (7.22%) Oracle Database
6 18 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (6.46%) Hadoop
7 17 (6.46%) Redis
8 6 (2.28%) Hazelcast
9 4 (1.52%) MarkLogic
9 4 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.14%) HBase
11 2 (0.76%) InfluxDB
12 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 166 (63.12%) Jenkins
2 77 (29.28%) Cucumber
3 70 (26.62%) Git (software)
4 62 (23.57%) JIRA
5 43 (16.35%) Subversion
6 42 (15.97%) Maven
7 36 (13.69%) JUnit
8 30 (11.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 27 (10.27%) TeamCity
10 25 (9.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (9.51%) RSpec
11 24 (9.13%) Hudson
12 22 (8.37%) Mercurial
13 17 (6.46%) Selenium
14 16 (6.08%) Eclipse
14 16 (6.08%) Ant
15 14 (5.32%) Mockito
16 13 (4.94%) Gradle
17 11 (4.18%) JMeter
18 8 (3.04%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (7.60%) Banking
2 10 (3.80%) Marketing
3 5 (1.90%) Finance
4 3 (1.14%) Legal
4 3 (1.14%) Publishing
5 2 (0.76%) Advertising
5 2 (0.76%) Back Office
5 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 97 (36.88%) Developer
2 64 (24.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 39 (14.83%) Java Developer
4 26 (9.89%) Consultant
5 25 (9.51%) DevOps Consultant
6 24 (9.13%) Senior Consultant
7 17 (6.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 14 (5.32%) PHP Developer
9 12 (4.56%) Environment Manager
10 9 (3.42%) Agile Java Developer
11 8 (3.04%) Software Engineer
12 7 (2.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (2.66%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (2.66%) Test Leader
13 6 (2.28%) Senior Developer
14 5 (1.90%) Web Developer
15 4 (1.52%) Systems Administrator
15 4 (1.52%) Systems Engineer
15 4 (1.52%) Linux Administrator
15 4 (1.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (24.71%) Web Services
2 43 (16.35%) CSS
3 40 (15.21%) HTML
4 37 (14.07%) JSON
5 27 (10.27%) XML
5 27 (10.27%) JMS
6 24 (9.13%) HTML5
7 23 (8.75%) Hibernate
7 23 (8.75%) Spring
8 22 (8.37%) RESTful
9 21 (7.98%) AngularJS
10 19 (7.22%) REST
11 16 (6.08%) JPA
11 16 (6.08%) jQuery
12 15 (5.70%) LAMP
12 15 (5.70%) Spring MVC
13 14 (5.32%) Ruby on Rails
14 13 (4.94%) Java EE
14 13 (4.94%) EJB
15 10 (3.80%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.49%) Open Source
2 15 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.42%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.04%) Derivative
6 7 (2.66%) Replication
6 7 (2.66%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.28%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (1.90%) Equities
8 5 (1.90%) User Experience
9 1 (0.38%) Online Games
9 1 (0.38%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 103 (39.16%) Linux
2 33 (12.55%) CentOS
3 20 (7.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (7.22%) Oracle Linux
5 18 (6.84%) Windows
6 9 (3.42%) UNIX
7 6 (2.28%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.38%) Fedora
8 1 (0.38%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (60.84%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (55.89%) DevOps
3 140 (53.23%) Continuous Integration
4 112 (42.59%) Configuration Management
5 85 (32.32%) Scrum
6 50 (19.01%) TDD
7 42 (15.97%) SOA
8 33 (12.55%) Test Automation
9 30 (11.41%) BDD
10 25 (9.51%) MVC
11 22 (8.37%) OO
11 22 (8.37%) Web Development
11 22 (8.37%) Kanban
12 20 (7.60%) Software Engineering
13 18 (6.84%) User Stories
14 17 (6.46%) Data Modelling
15 14 (5.32%) BPEL
16 13 (4.94%) Project Management
16 13 (4.94%) MapReduce
17 12 (4.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 109 (41.44%) Java
2 78 (29.66%) Ruby
3 62 (23.57%) Python
4 42 (15.97%) JavaScript
5 37 (14.07%) Bash Shell
6 36 (13.69%) PHP
7 18 (6.84%) SQL
8 9 (3.42%) Perl
9 8 (3.04%) Groovy
10 7 (2.66%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.90%) PHP5
11 5 (1.90%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.90%) C#
12 3 (1.14%) R
13 2 (0.76%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.38%) C
14 1 (0.38%) C++
14 1 (0.38%) Scala
14 1 (0.38%) C-shell
14 1 (0.38%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 26 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.70%) Degree
3 14 (5.32%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.42%) SC Cleared
5 6 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.90%) VCP4
7 1 (0.38%) CCNA
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.17%) QA
System Software
1 50 (19.01%) Docker
2 43 (16.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (9.51%) VirtualBox
4 14 (5.32%) Oracle RAC
5 12 (4.56%) Varnish
6 8 (3.04%) KVM
7 6 (2.28%) vCloud
7 6 (2.28%) Active Directory
8 4 (1.52%) vSphere
9 2 (0.76%) Xen
10 1 (0.38%) NFS
10 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.38%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 196 (74.52%) Puppet
2 74 (28.14%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (12.55%) Ansible
4 30 (11.41%) Salt
5 26 (9.89%) Nagios
6 8 (3.04%) logstash
7 3 (1.14%) StatsD
7 3 (1.14%) Graphite
8 2 (0.76%) Kibana
8 2 (0.76%) OpenAM
8 2 (0.76%) yum
9 1 (0.38%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.38%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.38%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.38%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 1 (0.38%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.38%) collectd
Vendors
1 53 (20.15%) VMware
2 40 (15.21%) Oracle
3 36 (13.69%) Red Hat
4 28 (10.65%) New Relic
5 13 (4.94%) Zend
5 13 (4.94%) Atlassian
6 11 (4.18%) RightScale
7 8 (3.04%) Rackspace
7 8 (3.04%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.90%) SaltStack
9 2 (0.76%) ForgeRock
10 1 (0.38%) HP
10 1 (0.38%) Tripwire
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