Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 587 576 471
Rank change year-on-year -11 -105 +186
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 273 275 395
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.39% 1.60% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 202 299
England median daily rate £525 £505 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £400 £350 £398
90th Percentile £625 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 19,598 17,196 14,937
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.50% 18.62% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,474 12,163 10,020
England median daily rate £488 £470 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.72% +9.30% +4.24%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £305
90th Percentile £633 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £451 £425
% change year-on-year +5.44% +6.00% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 223 216
England median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.41% +7.98% +1.88%
10th Percentile £33.00 £30.00 £22.59
90th Percentile £55.00 £62.25 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -1.15% +6.10% +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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -7 169 £550 +3.29% 34
South East +17 34 £500 +42.86% 21
North of England +2 26 £400 -3.03% 9
East of England +4 19 £495 -1.00% 4
Midlands 0 19 £475 +1.06% 11
Yorkshire -9 19 £400 -3.03% 1
West Midlands -13 14 £435 -7.45% 8
North West +1 7 £475 - 8
South West -44 6 £525 +5.00% 10
East Midlands +15 5 £525 +10.53% 3
Vagrant
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 163 (59.71%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (53.48%) Amazon AWS
3 139 (50.92%) DevOps
4 138 (50.55%) Jenkins
5 136 (49.82%) Git (software)
6 133 (48.72%) Java
7 127 (46.52%) Ansible
8 124 (45.42%) Docker
9 117 (42.86%) Linux
10 105 (38.46%) Microservices
10 105 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
11 104 (38.10%) Puppet
12 98 (35.90%) Maven
13 97 (35.53%) JIRA
14 93 (34.07%) Terraform
15 86 (31.50%) JavaScript
16 84 (30.77%) Test Automation
17 82 (30.04%) VMS
18 78 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
18 78 (28.57%) Confluence
19 77 (28.21%) Python
20 76 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
21 73 (26.74%) Security Cleared
22 71 (26.01%) RESTful
23 69 (25.27%) SC Cleared
24 68 (24.91%) Java 8
25 66 (24.18%) TDD
26 65 (23.81%) JUnit
27 64 (23.44%) CQRS
28 63 (23.08%) 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 78 (28.57%) Confluence
2 49 (17.95%) WildFly
3 38 (13.92%) Apache
3 38 (13.92%) nginx
4 20 (7.33%) OpenStack
5 15 (5.49%) Tomcat
5 15 (5.49%) WebSphere
6 14 (5.13%) IIS
7 13 (4.76%) Jetty
7 13 (4.76%) Mongrel
8 6 (2.20%) JBoss
9 4 (1.47%) Apache Spark
9 4 (1.47%) Drupal
9 4 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.10%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.73%) WordPress
12 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.37%) Mule
12 1 (0.37%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.37%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 146 (53.48%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (22.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (13.19%) AWS CloudFormation
4 28 (10.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (7.33%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (6.23%) GitHub
7 16 (5.86%) Datadog
8 15 (5.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 15 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (4.76%) OpenShift
10 11 (4.03%) Sumo Logic
11 9 (3.30%) Serverless
12 6 (2.20%) Slack
13 5 (1.83%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (1.83%) PaaS
13 5 (1.83%) Trello
14 4 (1.47%) IaaS
15 3 (1.10%) npm
15 3 (1.10%) NuGet
16 2 (0.73%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.33%) DNS
2 17 (6.23%) HTTP
3 15 (5.49%) Firewall
4 9 (3.30%) Unicast
5 6 (2.20%) Internet
6 5 (1.83%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (1.83%) SSL
7 4 (1.47%) Junos
8 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.37%) AMQP
9 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.37%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.37%) SMTP
9 1 (0.37%) SSH
9 1 (0.37%) VLAN
9 1 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 49 (17.95%) RDBMS
3 46 (16.85%) MySQL
4 37 (13.55%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (9.52%) NoSQL
6 18 (6.59%) MongoDB
7 16 (5.86%) Amazon RDS
8 14 (5.13%) Hadoop
8 14 (5.13%) Redis
9 8 (2.93%) Big Data
10 6 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.20%) SQL Server
11 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database
12 3 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 3 (1.10%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.10%) Blockchain
12 3 (1.10%) Impala
13 2 (0.73%) SAP HANA
14 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
14 1 (0.37%) Riak
Development Applications
1 138 (50.55%) Jenkins
2 136 (49.82%) Git (software)
3 98 (35.90%) Maven
4 97 (35.53%) JIRA
5 65 (23.81%) JUnit
6 58 (21.25%) SonarQube
7 55 (20.15%) Mockito
8 49 (17.95%) Checkstyle
8 49 (17.95%) Liquibase
9 42 (15.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 32 (11.72%) Selenium
11 31 (11.36%) Travis CI
12 28 (10.26%) Gradle
13 24 (8.79%) TeamCity
14 20 (7.33%) Ant
15 16 (5.86%) CruiseControl
15 16 (5.86%) TestNG
16 14 (5.13%) MSBuild
17 13 (4.76%) gulp
17 13 (4.76%) PHPUnit
General
1 28 (10.26%) Finance
2 11 (4.03%) Banking
3 8 (2.93%) Retail
4 7 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.83%) Back Office
6 4 (1.47%) Legal
7 2 (0.73%) Law
8 1 (0.37%) Billing
8 1 (0.37%) Electronics
8 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Games
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 125 (45.79%) Developer
2 90 (32.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 67 (24.54%) Java Developer
4 31 (11.36%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 24 (8.79%) AWS Engineer
6 22 (8.06%) AWS DevOps
7 20 (7.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 18 (6.59%) PHP Developer
9 17 (6.23%) Azure Engineer
10 16 (5.86%) AWS Developer
11 14 (5.13%) Azure DevOps
11 14 (5.13%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 13 (4.76%) Java Engineer
13 11 (4.03%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 11 (4.03%) Software Engineer
14 10 (3.66%) Consultant
14 10 (3.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 9 (3.30%) Senior DevOps
15 9 (3.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 7 (2.56%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (26.01%) RESTful
2 63 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 62 (22.71%) REST
4 54 (19.78%) JMS
5 50 (18.32%) WireMock
6 49 (17.95%) Drools
6 49 (17.95%) Java EE
6 49 (17.95%) JAX-RS
6 49 (17.95%) Lambda Expressions
7 39 (14.29%) HTML
8 34 (12.45%) CSS
9 29 (10.62%) Node.js
10 23 (8.42%) HTML5
10 23 (8.42%) Spring
11 21 (7.69%) AngularJS
11 21 (7.69%) CSS3
11 21 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
12 20 (7.33%) Web Services
13 19 (6.96%) jQuery
14 18 (6.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (19.41%) Linux Command Line
2 16 (5.86%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (4.40%) PKI
4 7 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 7 (2.56%) iPad
4 7 (2.56%) Thin Client
5 6 (2.20%) Fixed Income
5 6 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.20%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.83%) Equities
6 5 (1.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.83%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.10%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.10%) Over-the-Top Content
8 3 (1.10%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.10%) Video on Demand
9 2 (0.73%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.73%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 117 (42.86%) Linux
2 82 (30.04%) VMS
3 59 (21.61%) CentOS
4 55 (20.15%) Unix
5 49 (17.95%) Windows
6 46 (16.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 26 (9.52%) Ubuntu
8 19 (6.96%) Windows Server
9 16 (5.86%) Debian
10 13 (4.76%) Fedora
11 12 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (2.20%) DC/OS
13 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (59.71%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (50.92%) DevOps
3 105 (38.46%) Microservices
4 84 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 78 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
6 76 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (24.18%) TDD
8 64 (23.44%) CQRS
9 59 (21.61%) OO
10 58 (21.25%) Dependency Injection
11 49 (17.95%) OOA/OOD
12 46 (16.85%) Configuration Management
13 41 (15.02%) BDD
14 34 (12.45%) Continuous Delivery
15 31 (11.36%) Open Source
15 31 (11.36%) Scrum
16 27 (9.89%) Computer Science
17 18 (6.59%) Pair Programming
18 17 (6.23%) Deployment Automation
18 17 (6.23%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 133 (48.72%) Java
2 86 (31.50%) JavaScript
3 77 (28.21%) Python
4 68 (24.91%) Java 8
5 63 (23.08%) Ruby
6 56 (20.51%) Bash Shell
7 49 (17.95%) JPQL
8 38 (13.92%) Perl
9 29 (10.62%) PowerShell
10 25 (9.16%) PHP
11 24 (8.79%) Go
11 24 (8.79%) Shell Script
12 21 (7.69%) C#
12 21 (7.69%) SQL
13 16 (5.86%) PHP 7
14 9 (3.30%) Groovy
15 8 (2.93%) Scala
16 4 (1.47%) C++
17 3 (1.10%) Jython
17 3 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 73 (26.74%) Security Cleared
2 69 (25.27%) SC Cleared
3 28 (10.26%) Degree
4 24 (8.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (3.66%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (1.47%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.73%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.56%) QA
2 4 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.10%) GDPR
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 124 (45.42%) Docker
2 42 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (11.72%) VirtualBox
4 25 (9.16%) Hyper-V
5 17 (6.23%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.47%) Varnish
7 3 (1.10%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.73%) KVM
8 2 (0.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 127 (46.52%) Ansible
2 105 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
3 104 (38.10%) Puppet
4 93 (34.07%) Terraform
5 61 (22.34%) Packer
6 56 (20.51%) Kubernetes
7 35 (12.82%) Salt
8 30 (10.99%) Nagios
9 13 (4.76%) Kibana
9 13 (4.76%) logstash
9 13 (4.76%) ZABBIX
10 12 (4.40%) Graylog
11 10 (3.66%) Consul
11 10 (3.66%) Grafana
12 9 (3.30%) Graphite
13 7 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
14 5 (1.83%) Rundeck
14 5 (1.83%) Single Sign-On
15 4 (1.47%) CFEngine
15 4 (1.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 48 (17.58%) VMware
2 43 (15.75%) Red Hat
3 26 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 26 (9.52%) Splunk
4 25 (9.16%) New Relic
5 23 (8.42%) Google
6 17 (6.23%) Zend
7 13 (4.76%) AppDynamics
8 12 (4.40%) CheckPoint
8 12 (4.40%) NetApp
9 9 (3.30%) Atlassian
10 8 (2.93%) Citrix
10 8 (2.93%) Oracle
11 7 (2.56%) MKS
12 6 (2.20%) IBM
13 4 (1.47%) SaltStack
14 3 (1.10%) Juniper
14 3 (1.10%) Rackspace
14 3 (1.10%) SAP
15 2 (0.73%) Qualys