Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 531 559 501
Rank change year-on-year +28 -58 +117
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 332 306 404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.65% 1.73% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 226 299
England median daily rate £550 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.82% +2.63% +11.76%
10th Percentile £392 £339 £353
90th Percentile £650 £600 £625
UK median daily rate £550 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £60.00 - -

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 20,178 17,667 16,218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.19% 18.65% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,968 12,373 10,965
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £625 £601 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 273 232
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +4.46%
10th Percentile £25.84 £29.00 £26.12
90th Percentile £54.50 £58.75 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 +42 214 £550 +4.76% 31
North of England -14 36 £400 -8.05% 27
South East -22 31 £500 +33.33% 11
Yorkshire -2 25 £400 -3.90% 6
East of England +7 22 £480 +37.14% 10
Midlands -12 16 £475 +0.53% 10
West Midlands -29 15 £468 -0.53% 8
South West -30 13 £493 +16.43% 8
North West -16 11 £425 -15.00% 14
East Midlands +7 1 £500 +5.26% 2
Vagrant
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Vagrant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Vagrant.

1 211 (63.55%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (56.33%) Java
3 176 (53.01%) Git (software)
3 176 (53.01%) Amazon AWS
4 168 (50.60%) Jenkins
5 167 (50.30%) DevOps
6 151 (45.48%) Linux
7 149 (44.88%) Ansible
8 144 (43.37%) Docker
9 131 (39.46%) Microservices
9 131 (39.46%) JIRA
10 121 (36.45%) Maven
11 113 (34.04%) Terraform
12 111 (33.43%) Continuous Integration
12 111 (33.43%) Puppet
13 108 (32.53%) Confluence
13 108 (32.53%) Opscode Chef
14 107 (32.23%) Test Automation
15 100 (30.12%) VMS
16 98 (29.52%) Domain-Driven Design
17 96 (28.92%) Python
18 91 (27.41%) Security Cleared
18 91 (27.41%) JavaScript
19 88 (26.51%) RESTful
20 86 (25.90%) JUnit
20 86 (25.90%) SC Cleared
20 86 (25.90%) Java 8
21 85 (25.60%) REST
22 84 (25.30%) CQRS
23 80 (24.10%) OO

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
1 108 (32.53%) Confluence
2 68 (20.48%) WildFly
3 46 (13.86%) Apache
4 44 (13.25%) nginx
5 32 (9.64%) OpenStack
6 21 (6.33%) Tomcat
7 16 (4.82%) JBoss
8 14 (4.22%) IIS
8 14 (4.22%) Jetty
8 14 (4.22%) WebSphere
9 13 (3.92%) Mongrel
10 6 (1.81%) Apache Spark
11 4 (1.20%) Drupal
11 4 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.90%) Apache Airflow
12 3 (0.90%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.90%) WordPress
13 2 (0.60%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.30%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.30%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Magento
2 1 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 176 (53.01%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (20.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (11.75%) AWS CloudFormation
4 36 (10.84%) Amazon EC2
5 31 (9.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (4.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 16 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (4.82%) GitHub
7 14 (4.22%) Datadog
7 14 (4.22%) OpenShift
8 11 (3.31%) Sumo Logic
9 6 (1.81%) Serverless
10 5 (1.51%) PaaS
10 5 (1.51%) Slack
11 4 (1.20%) IaaS
11 4 (1.20%) npm
11 4 (1.20%) Trello
12 2 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
12 2 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.83%) DNS
2 20 (6.02%) HTTP
3 17 (5.12%) Firewall
4 12 (3.61%) SSL
5 9 (2.71%) Unicast
6 8 (2.41%) Reverse Proxy
7 6 (1.81%) Internet
8 4 (1.20%) Junos
8 4 (1.20%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.60%) VPN
10 1 (0.30%) AMQP
10 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.30%) IPsec
10 1 (0.30%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.30%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.30%) SMTP
10 1 (0.30%) SSH
10 1 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (20.78%) Relational Database
2 66 (19.88%) RDBMS
3 51 (15.36%) MySQL
4 40 (12.05%) PostgreSQL
5 39 (11.75%) NoSQL
6 29 (8.73%) MongoDB
7 22 (6.63%) Amazon RDS
8 21 (6.33%) Hadoop
9 19 (5.72%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (3.92%) Big Data
11 12 (3.61%) Oracle Database
11 12 (3.61%) Redis
12 9 (2.71%) SQL Server
13 5 (1.51%) Apache Hive
14 4 (1.20%) Blockchain
15 3 (0.90%) Impala
16 2 (0.60%) Couchbase
16 2 (0.60%) Power BI
16 2 (0.60%) Riak
16 2 (0.60%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 176 (53.01%) Git (software)
2 168 (50.60%) Jenkins
3 131 (39.46%) JIRA
4 121 (36.45%) Maven
5 86 (25.90%) JUnit
6 75 (22.59%) SonarQube
7 71 (21.39%) Mockito
8 66 (19.88%) Checkstyle
8 66 (19.88%) Liquibase
9 46 (13.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 46 (13.86%) Selenium
10 36 (10.84%) Travis CI
11 29 (8.73%) TeamCity
12 25 (7.53%) Gradle
13 23 (6.93%) Ant
14 20 (6.02%) PHPUnit
15 15 (4.52%) Bitbucket
15 15 (4.52%) Sonatype Nexus
16 14 (4.22%) gulp
16 14 (4.22%) MSBuild
General
1 40 (12.05%) Finance
2 10 (3.01%) Banking
3 9 (2.71%) Front Office
3 9 (2.71%) Retail
4 7 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.51%) Back Office
6 2 (0.60%) Law
7 1 (0.30%) Billing
7 1 (0.30%) Electronics
7 1 (0.30%) Games
7 1 (0.30%) Legal
7 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 161 (48.49%) Developer
2 99 (29.82%) DevOps Engineer
3 94 (28.31%) Java Developer
4 48 (14.46%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 36 (10.84%) AWS Engineer
6 26 (7.83%) AWS DevOps
6 26 (7.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 24 (7.23%) PHP Developer
8 23 (6.93%) Java Engineer
9 22 (6.63%) AWS Developer
10 19 (5.72%) Linux Engineer
11 17 (5.12%) Azure Engineer
12 14 (4.22%) Azure DevOps
12 14 (4.22%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 14 (4.22%) Software Engineer
13 13 (3.92%) Lead Developer
13 13 (3.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 13 (3.92%) Python Developer
14 12 (3.61%) Cassandra Engineer
14 12 (3.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (26.51%) RESTful
2 85 (25.60%) REST
3 77 (23.19%) Hibernate
4 73 (21.99%) JMS
5 67 (20.18%) WireMock
6 66 (19.88%) Drools
6 66 (19.88%) Java EE
6 66 (19.88%) JAX-RS
6 66 (19.88%) Lambda Expressions
7 39 (11.75%) HTML
8 38 (11.45%) CSS
9 33 (9.94%) Node.js
10 30 (9.04%) Web Services
11 27 (8.13%) AngularJS
11 27 (8.13%) HTML5
11 27 (8.13%) Spring
12 25 (7.53%) CSS3
13 22 (6.63%) Elastic Stack
14 18 (5.42%) Doctrine
14 18 (5.42%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (21.39%) Linux Command Line
2 26 (7.83%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (3.61%) Fat Client
4 12 (3.61%) PKI
4 12 (3.61%) Thin Client
5 11 (3.31%) Fixed Income
6 9 (2.71%) Hedge funds
7 7 (2.11%) iPad
7 7 (2.11%) User Experience
8 6 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.81%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.51%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.51%) Equities
9 5 (1.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.51%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (0.90%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.90%) Over-the-Top Content
11 3 (0.90%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 151 (45.48%) Linux
2 100 (30.12%) VMS
3 77 (23.19%) Unix
4 69 (20.78%) CentOS
5 64 (19.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (15.66%) Windows
7 28 (8.43%) Ubuntu
8 27 (8.13%) Windows Server
9 15 (4.52%) Debian
10 13 (3.92%) Fedora
11 12 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (1.81%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.20%) DC/OS
14 2 (0.60%) Android
14 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (63.55%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (50.30%) DevOps
3 131 (39.46%) Microservices
4 111 (33.43%) Continuous Integration
5 107 (32.23%) Test Automation
6 98 (29.52%) Domain-Driven Design
7 84 (25.30%) CQRS
8 80 (24.10%) OO
9 73 (21.99%) Dependency Injection
10 72 (21.69%) Configuration Management
11 67 (20.18%) TDD
12 66 (19.88%) OOA/OOD
13 55 (16.57%) Scrum
14 41 (12.35%) BDD
15 39 (11.75%) Open Source
16 33 (9.94%) Continuous Delivery
16 33 (9.94%) Deployment Automation
17 31 (9.34%) Pair Programming
18 22 (6.63%) Non-Functional Testing
19 21 (6.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 187 (56.33%) Java
2 96 (28.92%) Python
3 91 (27.41%) JavaScript
4 86 (25.90%) Java 8
5 66 (19.88%) JPQL
6 63 (18.98%) Ruby
7 57 (17.17%) Bash Shell
8 40 (12.05%) Perl
9 32 (9.64%) PHP
10 26 (7.83%) Shell Script
10 26 (7.83%) SQL
11 25 (7.53%) Go
12 24 (7.23%) PowerShell
13 22 (6.63%) PHP 7
14 17 (5.12%) C#
15 11 (3.31%) Scala
16 6 (1.81%) Groovy
16 6 (1.81%) R
17 4 (1.20%) C++
17 4 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (27.41%) Security Cleared
2 86 (25.90%) SC Cleared
3 28 (8.43%) Degree
4 23 (6.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (3.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.20%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.90%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.41%) QA
2 6 (1.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.60%) GDPR
System Software
1 144 (43.37%) Docker
2 49 (14.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (8.73%) VirtualBox
4 23 (6.93%) Hyper-V
4 23 (6.93%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.90%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.90%) Varnish
6 2 (0.60%) KVM
6 2 (0.60%) NFS
6 2 (0.60%) vCloud
6 2 (0.60%) Xen
7 1 (0.30%) etcd
7 1 (0.30%) flannel
7 1 (0.30%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.30%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 149 (44.88%) Ansible
2 113 (34.04%) Terraform
3 111 (33.43%) Puppet
4 108 (32.53%) Opscode Chef
5 59 (17.77%) Packer
6 57 (17.17%) Kubernetes
7 34 (10.24%) Salt
8 33 (9.94%) Nagios
9 14 (4.22%) Kibana
9 14 (4.22%) logstash
10 13 (3.92%) ZABBIX
11 12 (3.61%) Graylog
12 9 (2.71%) Grafana
13 8 (2.41%) Consul
13 8 (2.41%) Graphite
13 8 (2.41%) Rundeck
14 6 (1.81%) Docker Swarm
14 6 (1.81%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 4 (1.20%) CFEngine
15 4 (1.20%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 56 (16.87%) Red Hat
2 54 (16.27%) VMware
3 27 (8.13%) Google
4 24 (7.23%) Splunk
5 23 (6.93%) New Relic
5 23 (6.93%) Zend
6 20 (6.02%) Microsoft
7 17 (5.12%) Oracle
8 13 (3.92%) Citrix
9 12 (3.61%) AppDynamics
9 12 (3.61%) Atlassian
9 12 (3.61%) CheckPoint
9 12 (3.61%) MKS
9 12 (3.61%) NetApp
10 9 (2.71%) IBM
11 6 (1.81%) SaltStack
12 4 (1.20%) CA
13 3 (0.90%) Juniper
13 3 (0.90%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.90%) SAP