Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 553 548 573
Rank change year-on-year -5 +25 -7
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 301 262 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.65% 1.77% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 176 228
England median daily rate £545 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.11% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £325
90th Percentile £625 £603 £591
UK median daily rate £525 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +16.67% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
England median hourly rate £50.00 £51.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.96% - -
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £51.00 -
% change year-on-year -1.96% - -

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 18,195 14,778 14,752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.88% 17.51% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,514 10,041 10,102
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £320 £305 £300
90th Percentile £613 £594 £575
UK median daily rate £465 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +9.41% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 298 288
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.80% -1.76% +14.74%
10th Percentile £26.50 £27.83 £28.00
90th Percentile £66.58 £54.38 £52.25
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vagrant in England

Vagrant
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vagrant in England over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor hourly 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 23 June 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 -41 172 £550 +10.00% 32
South East +21 68 £490 +22.35% 22
South West -13 26 £493 +15.88% 6
North of England -28 17 £350 -22.22% 30
North West -22 10 £513 +2.50% 16
Midlands -26 9 £478 +59.17% 5
East of England +6 8 £400 -29.67% 6
West Midlands -24 7 £475 +65.22% 5
Yorkshire -17 6 £406 +16.07% 8
East Midlands -5 2 £650 +36.84%
North East - 1 £313 - 6
Vagrant
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 224 (74.42%) DevOps
2 212 (70.43%) Linux
3 199 (66.11%) Agile Software Development
4 179 (59.47%) Jenkins
5 176 (58.47%) Docker
6 160 (53.16%) Git (software)
7 140 (46.51%) Ansible
8 134 (44.52%) Amazon AWS
9 127 (42.19%) Terraform
10 126 (41.86%) Puppet
11 123 (40.86%) Java
12 119 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
13 118 (39.20%) Python
14 100 (33.22%) Configuration Management
15 94 (31.23%) Opscode Chef
16 87 (28.90%) Kubernetes
17 78 (25.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 77 (25.58%) JIRA
19 72 (23.92%) Packer
20 71 (23.59%) Ruby
20 71 (23.59%) Linux Command Line
21 66 (21.93%) Security Cleared
22 64 (21.26%) SC Cleared
23 62 (20.60%) MySQL
23 62 (20.60%) Microsoft Azure
24 61 (20.27%) JavaScript
24 61 (20.27%) Windows
25 59 (19.60%) CentOS
26 58 (19.27%) Confluence
27 57 (18.94%) Bash Shell

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 58 (19.27%) Confluence
2 55 (18.27%) nginx
3 41 (13.62%) Tomcat
4 37 (12.29%) Apache
5 33 (10.96%) JBoss
6 26 (8.64%) WebLogic
6 26 (8.64%) WildFly
7 18 (5.98%) OpenStack
8 14 (4.65%) Jetty
9 13 (4.32%) Apache Spark
10 11 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (2.99%) Apache Pig
12 7 (2.33%) CMS
13 6 (1.99%) IIS
13 6 (1.99%) Mongrel
13 6 (1.99%) WebSphere
14 4 (1.33%) Drupal
15 3 (1.00%) Oracle Self-Service HR
16 2 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
16 2 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.66%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 134 (44.52%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (20.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (14.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 41 (13.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 23 (7.64%) Cloud Computing
5 23 (7.64%) OpenShift
6 19 (6.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 19 (6.31%) GitHub
7 14 (4.65%) Datadog
8 13 (4.32%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (3.32%) npm
10 8 (2.66%) Serverless
11 6 (1.99%) Rackspace Cloud
11 6 (1.99%) Sumo Logic
12 5 (1.66%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.66%) Google App Engine
13 4 (1.33%) IaaS
13 4 (1.33%) SaaS
14 2 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.66%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.30%) Firewall
2 24 (7.97%) DNS
3 23 (7.64%) SSL
4 22 (7.31%) TCP/IP
5 17 (5.65%) HTTP
6 11 (3.65%) Internet
7 10 (3.32%) Kerberos
8 7 (2.33%) Network Security
9 5 (1.66%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (1.00%) SSH
10 3 (1.00%) tcpdump
10 3 (1.00%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.33%) DSL
11 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.60%) MySQL
2 52 (17.28%) MongoDB
3 50 (16.61%) PostgreSQL
4 38 (12.62%) Hadoop
5 36 (11.96%) NoSQL
6 32 (10.63%) Relational Database
7 27 (8.97%) RDBMS
8 22 (7.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 20 (6.64%) Big Data
10 10 (3.32%) Apache Hive
10 10 (3.32%) Oracle Database
10 10 (3.32%) SQL Server
11 8 (2.66%) Redis
12 7 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.33%) Couchbase
13 4 (1.33%) Riak
14 3 (1.00%) MS Access
14 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.66%) HBase
15 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 179 (59.47%) Jenkins
2 160 (53.16%) Git (software)
3 77 (25.58%) JIRA
4 56 (18.60%) Maven
5 33 (10.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 30 (9.97%) Artifactory
6 30 (9.97%) SonarQube
6 30 (9.97%) Travis CI
7 29 (9.63%) JUnit
8 25 (8.31%) Mockito
9 24 (7.97%) Selenium
10 23 (7.64%) Checkstyle
10 23 (7.64%) Liquibase
11 21 (6.98%) Subversion
12 20 (6.64%) Ant
12 20 (6.64%) RSpec
13 18 (5.98%) TeamCity
14 17 (5.65%) Cucumber
15 16 (5.32%) Grunt
16 14 (4.65%) Mercurial
General
1 27 (8.97%) Finance
2 15 (4.98%) Retail
3 7 (2.33%) Front Office
4 6 (1.99%) Marketing
5 3 (1.00%) Advertising
6 2 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.33%) Publishing
7 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 138 (45.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 104 (34.55%) Developer
3 54 (17.94%) AWS Engineer
4 44 (14.62%) AWS DevOps
4 44 (14.62%) Java Developer
5 42 (13.95%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 28 (9.30%) Linux Engineer
7 23 (7.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 22 (7.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 21 (6.98%) Java Engineer
10 19 (6.31%) Operations Engineer
11 16 (5.32%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 13 (4.32%) Architect
12 13 (4.32%) Scala Developer
13 12 (3.99%) Consultant
13 12 (3.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (3.99%) Python Developer
14 11 (3.65%) Python Engineer
14 11 (3.65%) Software Engineer
15 10 (3.32%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (15.95%) Elastic Stack
2 40 (13.29%) RabbitMQ
3 39 (12.96%) Node.js
4 37 (12.29%) RESTful
5 36 (11.96%) LEMP Stack
6 35 (11.63%) REST
7 32 (10.63%) HTML
7 32 (10.63%) Web Services
8 31 (10.30%) CSS
9 30 (9.97%) Hibernate
10 28 (9.30%) JMS
11 26 (8.64%) Java EE
12 23 (7.64%) Drools
12 23 (7.64%) JAX-RS
12 23 (7.64%) Lambda Expressions
12 23 (7.64%) React
12 23 (7.64%) WireMock
13 22 (7.31%) ActiveMQ
14 18 (5.98%) AngularJS
14 18 (5.98%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 71 (23.59%) Linux Command Line
2 16 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.99%) Public Cloud
4 9 (2.99%) User Experience
5 8 (2.66%) Fat Client
5 8 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.66%) Hedge funds
5 8 (2.66%) Thin Client
6 7 (2.33%) Life Science
7 4 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.00%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.00%) Derivative
8 3 (1.00%) e-Health
8 3 (1.00%) iPad
9 2 (0.66%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.66%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 212 (70.43%) Linux
2 78 (25.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 61 (20.27%) Windows
4 59 (19.60%) CentOS
5 49 (16.28%) Unix
6 35 (11.63%) Ubuntu
7 33 (10.96%) Windows Server
8 25 (8.31%) VMS
9 17 (5.65%) DC/OS
10 16 (5.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (3.99%) Debian
12 10 (3.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (1.66%) Fedora
14 4 (1.33%) Android
14 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.00%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (74.42%) DevOps
2 199 (66.11%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (39.53%) Continuous Integration
4 100 (33.22%) Configuration Management
5 57 (18.94%) Continuous Delivery
6 56 (18.60%) Microservices
7 55 (18.27%) Scrum
8 45 (14.95%) Open Source
9 43 (14.29%) OO
9 43 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 39 (12.96%) Deployment Automation
11 31 (10.30%) Problem-Solving
12 28 (9.30%) TDD
13 27 (8.97%) SDLC
14 26 (8.64%) Domain-Driven Design
15 25 (8.31%) CQRS
16 23 (7.64%) Dependency Injection
16 23 (7.64%) Migration
16 23 (7.64%) OOA/OOD
17 20 (6.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 123 (40.86%) Java
2 118 (39.20%) Python
3 71 (23.59%) Ruby
4 61 (20.27%) JavaScript
5 57 (18.94%) Bash Shell
6 38 (12.62%) Java 8
7 35 (11.63%) Perl
8 23 (7.64%) Groovy
8 23 (7.64%) JPQL
8 23 (7.64%) PHP
8 23 (7.64%) Scala
8 23 (7.64%) Shell Script
9 21 (6.98%) PowerShell
10 16 (5.32%) SQL
11 10 (3.32%) Go
12 7 (2.33%) C++
12 7 (2.33%) R
13 5 (1.66%) PHP 7
13 5 (1.66%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (21.93%) Security Cleared
2 64 (21.26%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.99%) AWS Certification
4 5 (1.66%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.66%) Degree
5 3 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.32%) QA
2 7 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 6 (1.99%) GCP
4 1 (0.33%) GDPR
4 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 176 (58.47%) Docker
2 48 (15.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (10.63%) VirtualBox
4 31 (10.30%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (5.98%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.65%) etcd
6 11 (3.65%) flannel
7 7 (2.33%) KVM
7 7 (2.33%) Xen
8 4 (1.33%) vCloud
9 3 (1.00%) NFS
10 2 (0.66%) LXC
10 2 (0.66%) OpenDJ
10 2 (0.66%) OpenIDM
11 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.33%) RHEV
11 1 (0.33%) Samba
11 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 140 (46.51%) Ansible
2 127 (42.19%) Terraform
3 126 (41.86%) Puppet
4 94 (31.23%) Opscode Chef
5 87 (28.90%) Kubernetes
6 72 (23.92%) Packer
7 25 (8.31%) Salt
8 20 (6.64%) logstash
9 19 (6.31%) Docker Swarm
10 16 (5.32%) Nagios
11 11 (3.65%) rkt
12 9 (2.99%) Grafana
12 9 (2.99%) HAProxy
12 9 (2.99%) Kibana
12 9 (2.99%) Oozie
13 8 (2.66%) Consul
14 6 (1.99%) Graylog
15 5 (1.66%) Capistrano
16 4 (1.33%) Cobbler
16 4 (1.33%) Rancher
Vendors
1 53 (17.61%) VMware
2 46 (15.28%) Red Hat
3 45 (14.95%) Google
4 29 (9.63%) Oracle
5 25 (8.31%) New Relic
6 23 (7.64%) Splunk
7 18 (5.98%) Microsoft
8 17 (5.65%) SaltStack
9 11 (3.65%) Zend
10 9 (2.99%) AppDynamics
10 9 (2.99%) Perforce
10 9 (2.99%) Rackspace
11 8 (2.66%) Atlassian
11 8 (2.66%) Citrix
11 8 (2.66%) MKS
12 6 (1.99%) CA
13 5 (1.66%) NetApp
14 4 (1.33%) Cloudera
14 4 (1.33%) EMC
14 4 (1.33%) IBM