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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vagrant
UK / England
Rank 477 473 484
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 106 145 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.25% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.45% 2.03% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 112 94
Median daily rate £481 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.23% +7.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +2.50% +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £51.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

Vagrant is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7326 7155 6300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.53% 14.64% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4937 4791 4097
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 171 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Vagrant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Vagrant as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
London +36 72 £500 - 21
South East +15 11 £401 -4.07% 10
South West 0 10 £410 +5.80% 4
North West +30 5 £500 +8.10% 4
Yorkshire +13 4 £350 +3.70% 9
East of England -9 2 £550 +12.82% 5
West Midlands -23 2 - - 2
Vagrant
UK

Vagrant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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.

1 228 (73.08%) DevOps
2 203 (65.06%) Puppet
3 189 (60.58%) Docker
4 179 (57.37%) Jenkins
5 176 (56.41%) Git (software)
6 169 (54.17%) Linux
6 169 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
7 154 (49.36%) Ansible
8 142 (45.51%) Amazon AWS
9 115 (36.86%) Java
10 112 (35.90%) Python
10 112 (35.90%) Configuration Management
11 102 (32.69%) Ruby
12 93 (29.81%) Opscode Chef
13 91 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
14 82 (26.28%) Bash Shell
15 80 (25.64%) JIRA
16 71 (22.76%) JavaScript
17 69 (22.12%) VMware
18 60 (19.23%) Terraform
19 56 (17.95%) Confluence
20 54 (17.31%) HTML
21 53 (16.99%) MySQL
21 53 (16.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 52 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
23 49 (15.71%) AngularJS
23 49 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery
24 48 (15.38%) Open Source
25 47 (15.06%) Sonatype Nexus
26 46 (14.74%) GitHub

Vagrant
Top Related 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 56 (17.95%) Confluence
2 46 (14.74%) OpenStack
3 38 (12.18%) nginx
4 34 (10.90%) Apache
5 31 (9.94%) Tomcat
6 23 (7.37%) WebLogic
7 22 (7.05%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (5.13%) Apache Spark
9 9 (2.88%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.60%) Drupal
10 5 (1.60%) IIS
11 4 (1.28%) Alfresco
11 4 (1.28%) Apache Solr
11 4 (1.28%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.28%) WordPress
12 3 (0.96%) CMS
13 2 (0.64%) Liferay
13 2 (0.64%) LiveCycle
13 2 (0.64%) Oracle Coherence
14 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (1.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (0.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 142 (45.51%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (14.74%) GitHub
3 44 (14.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (8.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 21 (6.73%) Amazon S3
6 19 (6.09%) Heroku
7 16 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
7 16 (5.13%) IaaS
8 15 (4.81%) Amazon ELB
8 15 (4.81%) Route 53
9 12 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
10 9 (2.88%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 8 (2.56%) IBM Cloud
11 8 (2.56%) Loggly
11 8 (2.56%) SoftLayer
11 8 (2.56%) Sumo Logic
12 6 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 5 (1.60%) CloudFront
13 5 (1.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.50%) DNS
2 30 (9.62%) SSL
3 25 (8.01%) HTTP
4 23 (7.37%) Internet
5 22 (7.05%) TCP/IP
6 18 (5.77%) LDAP
7 15 (4.81%) VPN
8 13 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (4.17%) Firewall
9 10 (3.21%) Reverse Proxy
10 8 (2.56%) VSAN
11 6 (1.92%) Kerberos
12 4 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (1.28%) SAN
12 4 (1.28%) SNMP
13 2 (0.64%) Network Security
14 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (0.32%) Intranet
14 1 (0.32%) IPsec
14 1 (0.32%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (16.99%) MySQL
2 52 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (14.42%) MongoDB
4 27 (8.65%) SQL Server
5 23 (7.37%) Big Data
6 21 (6.73%) NoSQL
7 20 (6.41%) Hadoop
7 20 (6.41%) Redis
8 18 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (5.45%) Amazon RDS
10 16 (5.13%) Oracle Database
10 16 (5.13%) Relational Database
11 12 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (2.24%) HBase
13 7 (2.24%) Riak
14 6 (1.92%) Neo4j
15 4 (1.28%) Apache Hive
16 3 (0.96%) Hazelcast
16 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 179 (57.37%) Jenkins
2 176 (56.41%) Git (software)
3 80 (25.64%) JIRA
4 47 (15.06%) Sonatype Nexus
5 41 (13.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 40 (12.82%) Maven
7 31 (9.94%) Grunt
7 31 (9.94%) Subversion
8 29 (9.29%) TeamCity
9 22 (7.05%) Gradle
10 20 (6.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 17 (5.45%) Selenium
12 15 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (4.17%) Cucumber
13 13 (4.17%) SonarQube
14 12 (3.85%) Bitbucket
15 10 (3.21%) Bower
15 10 (3.21%) gulp
16 9 (2.88%) Liquibase
16 9 (2.88%) Mocha
General
1 14 (4.49%) Finance
2 10 (3.21%) Retail
3 7 (2.24%) Games
3 7 (2.24%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.92%) Banking
4 6 (1.92%) Marketing
5 5 (1.60%) Publishing
6 3 (0.96%) Law
7 2 (0.64%) Electronics
7 2 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 140 (44.87%) DevOps Engineer
2 90 (28.85%) Developer
3 32 (10.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 30 (9.62%) Linux Engineer
5 28 (8.97%) Java Developer
6 26 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
7 23 (7.37%) AWS Engineer
8 22 (7.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 21 (6.73%) Senior Developer
10 17 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
10 17 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
11 16 (5.13%) Architect
12 14 (4.49%) Consultant
12 14 (4.49%) Lead DevOps
13 13 (4.17%) Angular Developer
14 12 (3.85%) Azure DevOps
14 12 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
14 12 (3.85%) DevOps Consultant
14 12 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
15 11 (3.53%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (17.31%) HTML
2 49 (15.71%) AngularJS
3 44 (14.10%) CSS
4 43 (13.78%) Web Services
5 39 (12.50%) Node.js
6 38 (12.18%) REST
7 34 (10.90%) Elastic Stack
8 31 (9.94%) HTML5
9 22 (7.05%) JSON
10 21 (6.73%) LEMP Stack
10 21 (6.73%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (6.41%) Backbone.js
12 19 (6.09%) LAMP
13 17 (5.45%) CSS3
13 17 (5.45%) React
14 15 (4.81%) Ember.js
15 14 (4.49%) .NET
15 14 (4.49%) Spring
16 13 (4.17%) jQuery
17 12 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.49%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.21%) iPad
3 10 (3.21%) Private Cloud
4 9 (2.88%) FlexPod
4 9 (2.88%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (2.88%) User Experience
5 8 (2.56%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.92%) Online Games
7 5 (1.60%) Replication
7 5 (1.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 3 (0.96%) Mobile Games
9 2 (0.64%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.64%) Blog
9 2 (0.64%) CESG
9 2 (0.64%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.64%) Life Science
9 2 (0.64%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.32%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.32%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 169 (54.17%) Linux
2 53 (16.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 45 (14.42%) Unix
4 39 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 37 (11.86%) CentOS
6 33 (10.58%) Windows
7 17 (5.45%) Windows Server
8 12 (3.85%) SUSE
9 9 (2.88%) CoreOS
10 6 (1.92%) Android
11 4 (1.28%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.64%) zOS
14 1 (0.32%) AIX
14 1 (0.32%) Debian
14 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (73.08%) DevOps
2 169 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (35.90%) Configuration Management
4 91 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 49 (15.71%) Continuous Delivery
6 48 (15.38%) Open Source
7 46 (14.74%) TDD
8 44 (14.10%) Scrum
9 42 (13.46%) BDD
10 27 (8.65%) Software Engineering
11 25 (8.01%) E-Commerce
12 23 (7.37%) Coaching
13 21 (6.73%) Analytics
14 20 (6.41%) OO
15 18 (5.77%) Kanban
15 18 (5.77%) Mentoring
16 14 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (4.49%) Web Development
17 12 (3.85%) Continuous Deployment
17 12 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 115 (36.86%) Java
2 112 (35.90%) Python
3 102 (32.69%) Ruby
4 82 (26.28%) Bash Shell
5 71 (22.76%) JavaScript
6 46 (14.74%) PHP
7 42 (13.46%) Perl
8 39 (12.50%) SQL
9 35 (11.22%) PowerShell
10 29 (9.29%) Scala
11 21 (6.73%) Go
12 14 (4.49%) C#
13 13 (4.17%) C++
14 10 (3.21%) Shell Script
15 7 (2.24%) Clojure
15 7 (2.24%) ES6
16 5 (1.60%) Groovy
17 4 (1.28%) C
17 4 (1.28%) Lua
17 4 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (7.05%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.13%) Degree
3 14 (4.49%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.21%) CCA
5 7 (2.24%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.60%) VCDX
7 4 (1.28%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.96%) ISEB
8 3 (0.96%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.64%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.32%) MCSE
10 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.45%) QA
2 6 (1.92%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.60%) SLA
4 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 189 (60.58%) Docker
2 22 (7.05%) vCloud
3 18 (5.77%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (4.81%) VirtualBox
5 11 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.56%) Active Directory
8 6 (1.92%) HDFS
8 6 (1.92%) vSphere
9 5 (1.60%) Hyper-V
10 4 (1.28%) LXC
10 4 (1.28%) VMware ESX
11 3 (0.96%) KVM
11 3 (0.96%) NFS
12 2 (0.64%) Varnish
12 2 (0.64%) Xen
13 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.32%) iptables
13 1 (0.32%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 203 (65.06%) Puppet
2 154 (49.36%) Ansible
3 93 (29.81%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (19.23%) Terraform
5 42 (13.46%) Salt
6 25 (8.01%) Nagios
7 20 (6.41%) Kubernetes
7 20 (6.41%) ZABBIX
8 16 (5.13%) logstash
9 15 (4.81%) Kibana
10 13 (4.17%) Graphite
11 12 (3.85%) Grafana
12 11 (3.53%) Consul
12 11 (3.53%) Forum Sentry
13 10 (3.21%) FortiGate
13 10 (3.21%) Packer
14 9 (2.88%) vRealize
15 8 (2.56%) Pingdom
15 8 (2.56%) Zenoss
16 4 (1.28%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 69 (22.12%) VMware
2 44 (14.10%) Atlassian
3 39 (12.50%) Oracle
4 28 (8.97%) SaltStack
5 19 (6.09%) Cisco
5 19 (6.09%) Rackspace
5 19 (6.09%) Red Hat
5 19 (6.09%) Splunk
6 18 (5.77%) Microsoft
7 17 (5.45%) New Relic
8 13 (4.17%) Google
9 12 (3.85%) AppDynamics
10 10 (3.21%) AlienVault
10 10 (3.21%) Juniper
10 10 (3.21%) Palo Alto
11 9 (2.88%) Zend
12 8 (2.56%) ATG
12 8 (2.56%) Cloudera
12 8 (2.56%) PagerDuty
13 7 (2.24%) Hortonworks
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Rate: £400 per day + (working inside IR35)
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
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