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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Vagrant
Rank 486 471 533
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +62
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 165 154 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.01% 2.19% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 120 43
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.66%
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
8204 7045 6850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.32% 13.01% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5635 4569 4443
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 £315 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £517
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 136 154
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.52 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +5 161 £450 +12.50% 49
London -17 72 £450 - 24
South East -9 27 £450 +16.88% 8
West Midlands +4 24 £370 +2.06% 4
Berkshire +13 22 £475 +26.66% 1
Bracknell - 15 £475 - 1
East of England - 15 £475 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 13 £475 - 1
Cambridge - 12 £475 - 1
Shropshire - 12 £370 - 1
Telford - 11 £370 - 1
North West -13 10 £433 +1.76% 5
Cheshire -7 9 £433 +1.76%
City of London +29 8 £500 +11.11% 4
South West -1 6 £388 -3.12% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £338 - 4
Warrington - 5 £415 -
Leeds - 5 £338 - 2
West Yorkshire - 5 £338 - 3
Southampton -7 4 £438 +13.63% 2
Hampshire -12 4 £438 +13.63% 2
Devon - 4 £400 -
Knutsford - 4 £449 -
Scotland -3 3 £325 -18.75% 4
Plymouth - 3 £400 -
Warwickshire -4 2 - -
Edinburgh -7 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £525 -
Somerset - 2 £275 -
Bath - 2 £275 -

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 174 (63.74%) Puppet
1 174 (63.74%) DevOps
2 160 (58.61%) Linux
3 140 (51.28%) Git (software)
4 115 (42.12%) Ruby
5 114 (41.76%) Amazon AWS
6 111 (40.66%) Python
7 104 (38.10%) Jenkins
8 95 (34.80%) Agile Software Development
9 90 (32.97%) Docker
10 87 (31.87%) Ansible
11 83 (30.40%) Continuous Integration
12 76 (27.84%) Java
13 72 (26.37%) Opscode Chef
14 71 (26.01%) Configuration Management
15 67 (24.54%) Microsoft Azure
16 66 (24.18%) Shell Script
17 63 (23.08%) OpenStack
18 62 (22.71%) Packer
19 56 (20.51%) Unix
20 52 (19.05%) Software Engineering
21 50 (18.32%) Google
22 49 (17.95%) JavaScript
23 45 (16.48%) HTML
24 44 (16.12%) VMware
24 44 (16.12%) ELK Stack
25 43 (15.75%) PHP
25 43 (15.75%) Windows
25 43 (15.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
26 41 (15.02%) Cloud Computing

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 63 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 35 (12.82%) Node.js
3 28 (10.26%) Tomcat
4 25 (9.16%) Apache
5 22 (8.06%) WebLogic
6 19 (6.96%) Confluence
6 19 (6.96%) nginx
7 13 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (4.40%) WebSphere
9 9 (3.30%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (2.93%) Drupal
11 6 (2.20%) WordPress
12 5 (1.83%) IIS
13 4 (1.47%) JBoss
13 4 (1.47%) SharePoint
14 3 (1.10%) CMS
15 2 (0.73%) Alfresco
15 2 (0.73%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.73%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (2.93%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.73%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.37%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Magento
1 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 114 (41.76%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (24.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (15.02%) Cloud Computing
4 29 (10.62%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (6.96%) Amazon S3
6 11 (4.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (4.03%) CloudFront
6 11 (4.03%) GitHub
6 11 (4.03%) Route 53
7 10 (3.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 8 (2.93%) IaaS
9 7 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (2.20%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (1.47%) Google App Engine
11 4 (1.47%) Office 365
11 4 (1.47%) PaaS
12 3 (1.10%) SaaS
13 2 (0.73%) Engine Yard
13 2 (0.73%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.76%) HTTP
2 10 (3.66%) LDAP
3 9 (3.30%) DNS
3 9 (3.30%) SSL
4 6 (2.20%) Firewall
4 6 (2.20%) Network Security
4 6 (2.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.47%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (1.10%) SSH
7 2 (0.73%) DHCP
7 2 (0.73%) LAN
7 2 (0.73%) SNMP
8 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.37%) Internet
8 1 (0.37%) POP3
8 1 (0.37%) SMS
8 1 (0.37%) SMTP
8 1 (0.37%) VPN
8 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.37%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.02%) MySQL
2 28 (10.26%) MongoDB
3 22 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (5.13%) SQL Server
5 13 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (3.66%) Redis
6 10 (3.66%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.30%) MariaDB
7 9 (3.30%) Neo4j
7 9 (3.30%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.56%) MarkLogic
9 5 (1.83%) Big Data
10 3 (1.10%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.73%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.73%) DB2
11 2 (0.73%) Impala
11 2 (0.73%) Mahout
11 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 140 (51.28%) Git (software)
2 104 (38.10%) Jenkins
3 37 (13.55%) Subversion
4 32 (11.72%) Sonatype Nexus
5 24 (8.79%) JIRA
6 21 (7.69%) Grunt
6 21 (7.69%) TeamCity
7 20 (7.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 18 (6.59%) Selenium
9 15 (5.49%) Cucumber
10 12 (4.40%) Gradle
11 11 (4.03%) gulp
11 11 (4.03%) Jasmine
11 11 (4.03%) Maven
11 11 (4.03%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (3.66%) ClearCase
13 9 (3.30%) GitLab
13 9 (3.30%) Mocha
13 9 (3.30%) PHPUnit
14 8 (2.93%) Hudson
General
1 17 (6.23%) Finance
2 14 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.76%) Retail
4 4 (1.47%) Games
4 4 (1.47%) Marketing
5 3 (1.10%) Banking
6 2 (0.73%) Advertising
6 2 (0.73%) Back Office
6 2 (0.73%) Electronics
6 2 (0.73%) Front Office
6 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.37%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 109 (39.93%) Developer
2 101 (37.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (10.99%) Senior Developer
4 27 (9.89%) Applications Developer
5 24 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (6.96%) Java Developer
6 19 (6.96%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 17 (6.23%) Linux Engineer
7 17 (6.23%) PHP Developer
8 16 (5.86%) Consultant
9 15 (5.49%) DevOps Consultant
10 14 (5.13%) Cloud Developer
10 14 (5.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 13 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
12 12 (4.40%) Automation Engineer
12 12 (4.40%) Full Stack Developer
13 11 (4.03%) Cloud Engineer
14 9 (3.30%) Administrator
15 8 (2.93%) Python Developer
15 8 (2.93%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (16.48%) HTML
2 44 (16.12%) ELK Stack
3 38 (13.92%) Sensu
4 34 (12.45%) CSS
4 34 (12.45%) RabbitMQ
5 24 (8.79%) Middleware
5 24 (8.79%) XML
6 22 (8.06%) Web Services
7 19 (6.96%) JSON
7 19 (6.96%) REST
8 18 (6.59%) AngularJS
8 18 (6.59%) CSS3
8 18 (6.59%) Sass
8 18 (6.59%) SOAP
9 17 (6.23%) HTML5
10 14 (5.13%) .NET
10 14 (5.13%) JMS
11 12 (4.40%) LAMP
11 12 (4.40%) Ruby on Rails
12 11 (4.03%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.86%) Private Cloud
2 10 (3.66%) Augmented Reality
2 10 (3.66%) Clustering
2 10 (3.66%) Digital Media
3 8 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.83%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.83%) PKI
5 4 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.47%) Fat Client
5 4 (1.47%) Fintech
5 4 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.47%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.10%) iPad
6 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.10%) User Experience
6 3 (1.10%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.73%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.73%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.73%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.73%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 160 (58.61%) Linux
2 56 (20.51%) Unix
3 43 (15.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 43 (15.75%) Windows
4 25 (9.16%) CentOS
5 18 (6.59%) Mac OS X
6 13 (4.76%) Ubuntu
7 10 (3.66%) Windows Server
8 9 (3.30%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (2.20%) SUSE
10 4 (1.47%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.73%) AIX
12 2 (0.73%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.73%) VMS
13 1 (0.37%) Android
13 1 (0.37%) Debian
13 1 (0.37%) Solaris
13 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (63.74%) DevOps
2 95 (34.80%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (30.40%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (26.01%) Configuration Management
5 52 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 32 (11.72%) Continuous Delivery
7 31 (11.36%) MVC
8 28 (10.26%) Service Management
9 23 (8.42%) E-Commerce
10 20 (7.33%) Scrum
11 18 (6.59%) BDD
12 17 (6.23%) Migration
12 17 (6.23%) OO
12 17 (6.23%) TDD
13 16 (5.86%) Identity Access Management
14 15 (5.49%) Open Source
15 12 (4.40%) High Availability
16 11 (4.03%) Software Delivery
17 10 (3.66%) Workflow
18 9 (3.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 115 (42.12%) Ruby
2 111 (40.66%) Python
3 76 (27.84%) Java
4 66 (24.18%) Shell Script
5 49 (17.95%) JavaScript
6 43 (15.75%) PHP
7 40 (14.65%) Bash Shell
8 38 (13.92%) Perl
9 30 (10.99%) PowerShell
10 20 (7.33%) SQL
11 17 (6.23%) Scala
12 11 (4.03%) C++
13 8 (2.93%) C
13 8 (2.93%) Delphi
13 8 (2.93%) Erlang
13 8 (2.93%) R
14 7 (2.56%) C#
14 7 (2.56%) PHP 5
14 7 (2.56%) PL/1
15 4 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (8.42%) Security Cleared
2 18 (6.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.93%) Degree
4 4 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.73%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.73%) PhD
6 1 (0.37%) CCEA
6 1 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.56%) WAI
2 5 (1.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 90 (32.97%) Docker
2 26 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.86%) KVM
4 15 (5.49%) Xen
5 12 (4.40%) VirtualBox
6 11 (4.03%) Active Directory
7 6 (2.20%) Hyper-V
7 6 (2.20%) vSphere
8 3 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.73%) vCloud
10 1 (0.37%) oVirt
10 1 (0.37%) Varnish
10 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 174 (63.74%) Puppet
2 87 (31.87%) Ansible
3 72 (26.37%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (22.71%) Packer
5 34 (12.45%) Terraform
6 30 (10.99%) Graphite
7 26 (9.52%) Uchiwa
8 17 (6.23%) Nagios
9 15 (5.49%) logstash
10 11 (4.03%) Grafana
11 10 (3.66%) Kibana
12 7 (2.56%) Salt
13 4 (1.47%) Ganglia
13 4 (1.47%) Mesos
13 4 (1.47%) SCCM
13 4 (1.47%) SCOrch
13 4 (1.47%) StatsD
13 4 (1.47%) Zenoss
14 2 (0.73%) Capistrano
14 2 (0.73%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (18.32%) Google
2 44 (16.12%) VMware
3 32 (11.72%) Atlassian
4 26 (9.52%) ForgeRock
4 26 (9.52%) MuleSoft
4 26 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 25 (9.16%) Oracle
6 23 (8.42%) IBM
7 10 (3.66%) Splunk
8 9 (3.30%) Microsoft
9 8 (2.93%) WSO2
10 7 (2.56%) New Relic
10 7 (2.56%) Rackspace
10 7 (2.56%) Serena
11 6 (2.20%) Citrix
12 5 (1.83%) SaltStack
13 4 (1.47%) ATG
13 4 (1.47%) SAP
14 3 (1.10%) Cisco
14 3 (1.10%) Zend
Central London / West End
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £525 per day + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £320 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
iKas International
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Arrows Group Ltd
Posted: 25 days ago