Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Vagrant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Vagrant over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Vagrant
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 567 472 648
Rank change year-on-year -95 +176 -69
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 276 395 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.44% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 2.63% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 299 149
England median daily rate £513 £500 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +13.64% +3.53%
10th Percentile £350 £398 £310
90th Percentile £625 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £438
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 - -

Vagrant is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17,171 15,033 14,332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.59% 16.62% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,133 10,093 9,613
England median daily rate £470 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.30% +4.24% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £281
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £451 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +6.00% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 216 335
England median hourly rate £43.75 £40.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.36% +1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30.08 £22.59 £21.25
90th Percentile £62.25 £52.50 £50.68
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £40.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.75% +1.88% +6.67%

Vagrant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Vagrant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Vagrant in England

Vagrant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Vagrant in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Vagrant in England

Vagrant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vagrant in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vagrant in England

Vagrant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vagrant within the England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -95 193 £550 +10.00% 48
North of England +20 22 £413 -0.60% 22
South West +9 20 £500 +2.56% 7
Yorkshire +2 18 £413 +0.61% 10
South East -38 14 £350 -30.00% 19
Midlands +11 13 £470 - 5
East of England -17 13 £500 -4.76% 11
West Midlands +5 8 £470 - 3
East Midlands +5 5 £475 - 2
North West +9 3 - - 12
North East +50 1 £325 +8.33%
Vagrant
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Vagrant.

1 192 (69.57%) Git (software)
2 178 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (55.07%) DevOps
4 136 (49.28%) Java
5 121 (43.84%) Docker
6 118 (42.75%) JIRA
7 110 (39.86%) Linux
8 105 (38.04%) Jenkins
9 104 (37.68%) Ansible
10 98 (35.51%) Confluence
11 95 (34.42%) Amazon AWS
11 95 (34.42%) Maven
12 92 (33.33%) Python
13 91 (32.97%) Unix
13 91 (32.97%) Test Automation
14 87 (31.52%) Microservices
14 87 (31.52%) RESTful
15 84 (30.43%) REST
16 76 (27.54%) OO
17 75 (27.17%) Puppet
18 72 (26.09%) Relational Database
18 72 (26.09%) Hibernate
19 71 (25.72%) JMS
20 70 (25.36%) VMS
21 69 (25.00%) JUnit
21 69 (25.00%) Security Cleared
21 69 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
22 68 (24.64%) Domain-Driven Design
23 67 (24.28%) Terraform
23 67 (24.28%) Linux Command Line

Vagrant
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 98 (35.51%) Confluence
2 62 (22.46%) WildFly
3 46 (16.67%) nginx
4 39 (14.13%) Apache
5 35 (12.68%) Tomcat
6 28 (10.14%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (10.14%) OpenStack
7 15 (5.43%) JBoss
7 15 (5.43%) WebLogic
8 14 (5.07%) CMS
9 11 (3.99%) Apache Spark
9 11 (3.99%) Drupal
9 11 (3.99%) Jetty
9 11 (3.99%) WordPress
10 10 (3.62%) Apache Solr
11 6 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (1.81%) Tornado
13 3 (1.09%) Apache Pig
13 3 (1.09%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.72%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.72%) SPSS
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 95 (34.42%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 16 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (5.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (4.71%) GitHub
6 13 (4.71%) Route 53
7 10 (3.62%) Amazon S3
8 9 (3.26%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (3.26%) Serverless
9 8 (2.90%) Amazon ELB
9 8 (2.90%) IaaS
10 7 (2.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (2.54%) npm
11 6 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (2.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (1.45%) Loggly
12 4 (1.45%) PaaS
12 4 (1.45%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.16%) LDAP
2 14 (5.07%) Firewall
2 14 (5.07%) Kerberos
3 12 (4.35%) Network Security
4 10 (3.62%) DNS
5 8 (2.90%) HTTP
6 6 (2.17%) SSL
6 6 (2.17%) tcpdump
6 6 (2.17%) Wireshark
7 5 (1.81%) AMQP
7 5 (1.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (1.45%) Skype
9 2 (0.72%) DHCP
9 2 (0.72%) PCoIP
9 2 (0.72%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.36%) FTP
10 1 (0.36%) Internet
10 1 (0.36%) SMS
10 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 66 (23.91%) RDBMS
3 55 (19.93%) MySQL
4 45 (16.30%) Hadoop
5 40 (14.49%) MongoDB
6 23 (8.33%) NoSQL
7 21 (7.61%) Big Data
8 19 (6.88%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (6.88%) Redis
9 14 (5.07%) SQL Server
10 9 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (2.17%) Riak
13 5 (1.81%) Amazon Redshift
13 5 (1.81%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.81%) Couchbase
14 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.72%) Hazelcast
15 2 (0.72%) MS Access
15 2 (0.72%) Presto
Development Applications
1 192 (69.57%) Git (software)
2 118 (42.75%) JIRA
3 105 (38.04%) Jenkins
4 95 (34.42%) Maven
5 69 (25.00%) JUnit
6 65 (23.55%) Mockito
7 62 (22.46%) Checkstyle
7 62 (22.46%) Liquibase
7 62 (22.46%) SonarQube
8 19 (6.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 18 (6.52%) Artifactory
9 18 (6.52%) Sonatype Nexus
10 15 (5.43%) gulp
10 15 (5.43%) Selenium
11 14 (5.07%) Mocha
11 14 (5.07%) Subversion
11 14 (5.07%) TeamCity
12 13 (4.71%) Jasmine
13 10 (3.62%) Bitbucket
13 10 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (4.35%) Finance
1 12 (4.35%) Marketing
2 4 (1.45%) Retail
3 2 (0.72%) Advertising
3 2 (0.72%) Financial Institution
3 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (0.72%) Publishing
4 1 (0.36%) Automotive
4 1 (0.36%) Banking
4 1 (0.36%) Electronics
4 1 (0.36%) Games
4 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.36%) Legal
4 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (47.10%) Developer
2 90 (32.61%) DevOps Engineer
3 75 (27.17%) Java Developer
4 34 (12.32%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 20 (7.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 18 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
7 16 (5.80%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 15 (5.43%) AWS Engineer
8 15 (5.43%) Lead Developer
8 15 (5.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 14 (5.07%) AWS DevOps
10 13 (4.71%) Consultant
10 13 (4.71%) Senior DevOps
11 12 (4.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 11 (3.99%) Architect
12 11 (3.99%) DevOps Consultant
12 11 (3.99%) Drupal Developer
12 11 (3.99%) PHP Developer
13 10 (3.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 9 (3.26%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (31.52%) RESTful
2 84 (30.43%) REST
3 72 (26.09%) Hibernate
4 71 (25.72%) JMS
5 66 (23.91%) Java EE
5 66 (23.91%) JAX-RS
5 66 (23.91%) WireMock
6 65 (23.55%) Drools
7 62 (22.46%) Lambda Expressions
8 53 (19.20%) HTML
9 48 (17.39%) CSS
10 42 (15.22%) Web Services
11 34 (12.32%) HTML5
12 31 (11.23%) AngularJS
12 31 (11.23%) Node.js
13 28 (10.14%) Sass
14 27 (9.78%) Elastic Stack
14 27 (9.78%) jQuery
15 26 (9.42%) CSS3
16 23 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (24.28%) Linux Command Line
2 16 (5.80%) Data Centre
3 12 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.81%) Life Science
6 5 (1.81%) SystemC
7 4 (1.45%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.09%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.09%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.72%) User Experience
9 2 (0.72%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.72%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.36%) Clustering
10 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 110 (39.86%) Linux
2 91 (32.97%) Unix
3 70 (25.36%) VMS
4 39 (14.13%) Windows
5 23 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 22 (7.97%) CentOS
7 19 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (4.35%) Windows Server
9 8 (2.90%) Debian
10 4 (1.45%) CoreOS
11 3 (1.09%) DC/OS
12 1 (0.36%) Android
12 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (64.49%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (55.07%) DevOps
3 91 (32.97%) Test Automation
4 87 (31.52%) Microservices
5 76 (27.54%) OO
6 69 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
7 68 (24.64%) Domain-Driven Design
8 65 (23.55%) CQRS
9 64 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (22.46%) OOA/OOD
11 57 (20.65%) Continuous Delivery
12 53 (19.20%) Scrum
13 41 (14.86%) Configuration Management
14 36 (13.04%) Open Source
15 33 (11.96%) TDD
16 31 (11.23%) Kanban
17 18 (6.52%) BDD
18 16 (5.80%) Front End Development
19 15 (5.43%) Migration
20 14 (5.07%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 136 (49.28%) Java
2 92 (33.33%) Python
3 62 (22.46%) JPQL
4 59 (21.38%) JavaScript
5 40 (14.49%) Ruby
6 39 (14.13%) Bash Shell
7 38 (13.77%) PHP
8 21 (7.61%) Shell Script
9 19 (6.88%) Perl
10 18 (6.52%) PowerShell
11 16 (5.80%) SQL
12 15 (5.43%) Go
13 14 (5.07%) Scala
14 12 (4.35%) C#
15 11 (3.99%) C++
16 7 (2.54%) R
17 6 (2.17%) C
18 5 (1.81%) Clojure
19 4 (1.45%) Jython
19 4 (1.45%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 69 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 51 (18.48%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.54%) Degree
4 6 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.72%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.72%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.36%) ISEB
6 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.54%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.36%) GDPR
3 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 121 (43.84%) Docker
2 17 (6.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.99%) VirtualBox
4 5 (1.81%) NFS
5 4 (1.45%) vCloud
6 3 (1.09%) Xen
7 2 (0.72%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.72%) Firmware
7 2 (0.72%) OpenDJ
7 2 (0.72%) OpenIDM
7 2 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.72%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.36%) BIND 9
8 1 (0.36%) HDFS
8 1 (0.36%) LXC
8 1 (0.36%) RHEV
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 104 (37.68%) Ansible
2 75 (27.17%) Puppet
3 67 (24.28%) Terraform
4 58 (21.01%) Opscode Chef
5 30 (10.87%) Kubernetes
6 28 (10.14%) Nagios
7 17 (6.16%) Packer
8 13 (4.71%) Salt
9 10 (3.62%) ZABBIX
10 6 (2.17%) Kibana
10 6 (2.17%) logstash
11 4 (1.45%) Prometheus
11 4 (1.45%) Rancher
12 3 (1.09%) Grafana
12 3 (1.09%) Oozie
13 2 (0.72%) CFEngine
13 2 (0.72%) Graphite
13 2 (0.72%) HAProxy
14 1 (0.36%) HP SiteScope
14 1 (0.36%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 38 (13.77%) Red Hat
2 33 (11.96%) VMware
3 23 (8.33%) SaltStack
4 19 (6.88%) Atlassian
5 18 (6.52%) Oracle
6 16 (5.80%) Google
7 14 (5.07%) Microsoft
8 6 (2.17%) Coveo
8 6 (2.17%) New Relic
8 6 (2.17%) Sitecore
8 6 (2.17%) Splunk
9 5 (1.81%) Rackspace
9 5 (1.81%) Zend
10 4 (1.45%) Adobe
10 4 (1.45%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.45%) EMC
10 4 (1.45%) Hortonworks
10 4 (1.45%) IBM
10 4 (1.45%) Isilon
11 2 (0.72%) ForgeRock