Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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.

Vagrant
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 555 491 605
Rank change year-on-year -64 +114 +19
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 302 407 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.42% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.72% 2.52% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 307 187
England median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £342 £358 £313
90th Percentile £600 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £485 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +2.11% +11.76% +5.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 17533 16135 15014
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.80% 16.57% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12283 10943 10092
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £280
90th Percentile £605 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 272 231 286
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £26.15 £23.88
90th Percentile £59.88 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 -98 188 £530 +6.00% 16
South East -3 31 £375 -21.05% 2
North of England +25 30 £435 +2.35% 7
Midlands +44 25 £473 - 2
West Midlands +46 23 £470 - 1
Yorkshire -1 21 £416 +14.04% 2
South West +10 15 £423 -14.38% 5
East of England -8 12 £400 -5.88% 2
North West +17 8 £500 +16.28% 5
East Midlands +9 2 £475 - 1
North East +66 1 £325 +8.33%
Vagrant
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 200 (66.23%) Git (software)
2 176 (58.28%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (54.30%) DevOps
4 149 (49.34%) Docker
5 136 (45.03%) Java
6 127 (42.05%) Jenkins
7 125 (41.39%) Linux
8 124 (41.06%) JIRA
9 120 (39.74%) Amazon AWS
10 109 (36.09%) Confluence
10 109 (36.09%) Ansible
11 99 (32.78%) Python
12 88 (29.14%) Test Automation
13 84 (27.81%) Puppet
13 84 (27.81%) REST
14 79 (26.16%) Maven
15 76 (25.17%) Unix
16 74 (24.50%) Continuous Integration
17 73 (24.17%) RESTful
18 71 (23.51%) Terraform
19 69 (22.85%) Opscode Chef
20 67 (22.19%) Microservices
21 65 (21.52%) OO
22 63 (20.86%) JavaScript
23 62 (20.53%) HTML
24 61 (20.20%) JMS
24 61 (20.20%) Relational Database
25 60 (19.87%) JUnit
25 60 (19.87%) Security Cleared
26 59 (19.54%) Hibernate

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
1 109 (36.09%) Confluence
2 49 (16.23%) WildFly
3 43 (14.24%) nginx
4 39 (12.91%) OpenStack
5 33 (10.93%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (10.26%) Apache
7 28 (9.27%) Tomcat
8 13 (4.30%) Drupal
8 13 (4.30%) WordPress
9 12 (3.97%) WebSphere
10 11 (3.64%) JBoss
11 10 (3.31%) Apache Solr
12 9 (2.98%) Apache Spark
13 8 (2.65%) CMS
13 8 (2.65%) WebLogic
14 7 (2.32%) Jetty
15 5 (1.66%) Tornado
16 2 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
17 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 120 (39.74%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (13.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (7.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 21 (6.95%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (4.97%) GitHub
6 12 (3.97%) Route 53
7 11 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (3.31%) Amazon S3
8 10 (3.31%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (3.31%) Serverless
9 9 (2.98%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (2.98%) IaaS
9 9 (2.98%) OpenShift
10 5 (1.66%) Bluemix
10 5 (1.66%) IBM Cloud
10 5 (1.66%) npm
11 4 (1.32%) Loggly
11 4 (1.32%) Sumo Logic
11 4 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.30%) HTTP
2 10 (3.31%) DNS
3 8 (2.65%) SSL
4 7 (2.32%) LDAP
5 6 (1.99%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.66%) AMQP
6 5 (1.66%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (1.32%) Firewall
7 4 (1.32%) Kerberos
7 4 (1.32%) Skype
8 3 (0.99%) Internet
8 3 (0.99%) PCoIP
9 2 (0.66%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.66%) Network Security
9 2 (0.66%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.33%) DHCP
10 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (20.20%) Relational Database
2 55 (18.21%) RDBMS
3 51 (16.89%) MySQL
4 49 (16.23%) MongoDB
5 28 (9.27%) NoSQL
6 26 (8.61%) SQL Server
7 25 (8.28%) Hadoop
8 22 (7.28%) Redis
9 19 (6.29%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (5.30%) Big Data
11 11 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (3.31%) Oracle Database
13 9 (2.98%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (2.32%) Couchbase
15 6 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (1.99%) Riak
16 5 (1.66%) Amazon Redshift
17 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
17 3 (0.99%) MS Access
18 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 200 (66.23%) Git (software)
2 127 (42.05%) Jenkins
3 124 (41.06%) JIRA
4 79 (26.16%) Maven
5 60 (19.87%) JUnit
6 53 (17.55%) Mockito
7 50 (16.56%) SonarQube
8 49 (16.23%) Checkstyle
8 49 (16.23%) Liquibase
9 31 (10.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 29 (9.60%) TeamCity
11 25 (8.28%) Bitbucket
12 21 (6.95%) Selenium
13 19 (6.29%) Subversion
13 19 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (5.63%) Artifactory
14 17 (5.63%) Sonatype Nexus
15 16 (5.30%) Octopus Deploy
16 14 (4.64%) Ant
17 12 (3.97%) NuGet
General
1 9 (2.98%) Finance
2 8 (2.65%) Marketing
2 8 (2.65%) Retail
3 3 (0.99%) Banking
3 3 (0.99%) Front Office
3 3 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.66%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.66%) Legal
5 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.33%) Automotive
5 1 (0.33%) Billing
5 1 (0.33%) Games
5 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 123 (40.73%) Developer
2 95 (31.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 69 (22.85%) Java Developer
4 31 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
5 25 (8.28%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 23 (7.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 23 (7.62%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 20 (6.62%) Lead Developer
8 18 (5.96%) AWS DevOps
9 17 (5.63%) AWS Engineer
10 16 (5.30%) Consultant
11 15 (4.97%) Windows Engineer
12 14 (4.64%) Full Stack Developer
13 13 (4.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 13 (4.30%) Lead Java Developer
14 12 (3.97%) Cloud Engineer
14 12 (3.97%) Drupal Developer
14 12 (3.97%) PHP Developer
14 12 (3.97%) Senior Developer
15 11 (3.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (27.81%) REST
2 73 (24.17%) RESTful
3 62 (20.53%) HTML
4 61 (20.20%) JMS
5 59 (19.54%) Hibernate
6 57 (18.87%) Java EE
7 53 (17.55%) JAX-RS
7 53 (17.55%) WireMock
8 52 (17.22%) Drools
9 50 (16.56%) CSS
10 49 (16.23%) Lambda Expressions
11 39 (12.91%) Web Services
12 36 (11.92%) HTML5
13 32 (10.60%) Node.js
14 31 (10.26%) AngularJS
15 29 (9.60%) Spring
16 27 (8.94%) CSS3
17 25 (8.28%) jQuery
18 24 (7.95%) Elastic Stack
19 20 (6.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (19.54%) Linux Command Line
2 12 (3.97%) Data Centre
3 10 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.32%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.66%) SystemC
6 5 (1.66%) Video\Live Streaming
7 4 (1.32%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.32%) Video on Demand
8 2 (0.66%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.66%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.33%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.33%) NHS
9 1 (0.33%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.33%) Replication
9 1 (0.33%) RIA
9 1 (0.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 125 (41.39%) Linux
2 76 (25.17%) Unix
3 55 (18.21%) VMS
4 42 (13.91%) Windows
5 31 (10.26%) Ubuntu
6 25 (8.28%) CentOS
7 24 (7.95%) Windows Server
8 22 (7.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (2.98%) Debian
10 7 (2.32%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.99%) DC/OS
11 3 (0.99%) SUSE
12 2 (0.66%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.33%) Android
13 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (58.28%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (54.30%) DevOps
3 88 (29.14%) Test Automation
4 74 (24.50%) Continuous Integration
5 67 (22.19%) Microservices
6 65 (21.52%) OO
7 55 (18.21%) Scrum
8 53 (17.55%) CQRS
8 53 (17.55%) Dependency Injection
8 53 (17.55%) Domain-Driven Design
9 50 (16.56%) Continuous Delivery
10 49 (16.23%) OOA/OOD
11 48 (15.89%) Configuration Management
11 48 (15.89%) Open Source
12 35 (11.59%) Kanban
13 29 (9.60%) TDD
14 20 (6.62%) Front End Development
15 16 (5.30%) BDD
16 14 (4.64%) Service Delivery
16 14 (4.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 136 (45.03%) Java
2 99 (32.78%) Python
3 63 (20.86%) JavaScript
4 49 (16.23%) JPQL
5 48 (15.89%) Ruby
6 42 (13.91%) Bash Shell
6 42 (13.91%) PHP
7 35 (11.59%) SQL
8 22 (7.28%) Shell Script
9 20 (6.62%) Scala
10 19 (6.29%) PowerShell
11 17 (5.63%) C++
11 17 (5.63%) Go
11 17 (5.63%) Perl
12 9 (2.98%) C#
13 6 (1.99%) Clojure
13 6 (1.99%) R
14 5 (1.66%) C
15 4 (1.32%) PHP 7
16 3 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (19.87%) Security Cleared
2 35 (11.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.65%) BC Cleared
3 8 (2.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (2.65%) Degree
4 4 (1.32%) ISEB
4 4 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.66%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.33%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.66%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) GCP
3 1 (0.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 149 (49.34%) Docker
2 19 (6.29%) VirtualBox
3 17 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.32%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.66%) LXC
6 4 (1.32%) vCloud
6 4 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.99%) NFS
7 3 (0.99%) Xen
8 2 (0.66%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.66%) Firmware
8 2 (0.66%) OpenDJ
8 2 (0.66%) OpenIDM
8 2 (0.66%) Varnish
8 2 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.33%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.33%) HDFS
9 1 (0.33%) KVM
9 1 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 109 (36.09%) Ansible
2 84 (27.81%) Puppet
3 71 (23.51%) Terraform
4 69 (22.85%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (12.58%) Kubernetes
6 26 (8.61%) Nagios
7 20 (6.62%) Packer
8 12 (3.97%) ZABBIX
9 6 (1.99%) Graphite
9 6 (1.99%) Prometheus
9 6 (1.99%) Rancher
9 6 (1.99%) Salt
10 5 (1.66%) Pingdom
11 4 (1.32%) Consul
12 3 (0.99%) Icinga
13 2 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.66%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.66%) Kibana
13 2 (0.66%) logstash
13 2 (0.66%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 50 (16.56%) VMware
2 36 (11.92%) Atlassian
3 25 (8.28%) Oracle
4 24 (7.95%) Red Hat
4 24 (7.95%) SaltStack
5 23 (7.62%) Microsoft
6 14 (4.64%) Google
7 10 (3.31%) New Relic
8 7 (2.32%) IBM
8 7 (2.32%) Splunk
9 6 (1.99%) Cloudera
10 5 (1.66%) AppDynamics
10 5 (1.66%) Hortonworks
10 5 (1.66%) PagerDuty
10 5 (1.66%) Rackspace
11 4 (1.32%) EMC
11 4 (1.32%) Isilon
11 4 (1.32%) Zend
12 3 (0.99%) Adobe
12 3 (0.99%) Mercator