Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 684 558 549
Rank change year-on-year -126 -9 +27
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 130 309 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.78% 1.61% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 217 200
England median daily rate £480 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.73% +22.22% -
10th Percentile £400 £383 £325
90th Percentile £638 £630 £608
UK median daily rate £475 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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 16,596 19,169 15,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 19.53% 20.17% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,022 13,263 10,656
England median daily rate £480 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +6.74% +4.71%
10th Percentile £340 £325 £306
90th Percentile £638 £619 £594
UK median daily rate £475 £470 £438
% change year-on-year +1.06% +7.43% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 224 305
England median hourly rate £44.92 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.68% - -
10th Percentile £24.10 £25.66 £28.75
90th Percentile £55.00 £60.66 £54.75
UK median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.76% - -

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -80 55 £500 -9.09% 37
South West -12 28 £475 -3.55% 11
South East -18 26 £414 -15.56% 7
North of England +21 12 £475 +22.42% 18
Midlands +24 10 £574 +20.26% 9
North East +27 7 £535 +71.20% 3
West Midlands +8 7 £600 +26.21% 2
North West +4 4 £475 -7.32% 10
East Midlands +22 3 £475 -26.92% 7
Yorkshire +17 1 - - 5
Vagrant
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 94 (72.31%) Docker
2 81 (62.31%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (50.77%) Git (software)
4 63 (48.46%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (47.69%) DevOps
6 57 (43.85%) Java
6 57 (43.85%) Jenkins
7 55 (42.31%) Linux
8 54 (41.54%) JavaScript
8 54 (41.54%) Puppet
9 46 (35.38%) TDD
10 44 (33.85%) Ansible
11 42 (32.31%) Node.js
12 41 (31.54%) Python
13 40 (30.77%) Bash Shell
14 39 (30.00%) HTML
15 38 (29.23%) Opscode Chef
15 38 (29.23%) Terraform
16 37 (28.46%) MySQL
17 34 (26.15%) AngularJS
18 33 (25.38%) Ruby
19 32 (24.62%) SQL
20 31 (23.85%) MongoDB
20 31 (23.85%) Infrastructure as Code
21 30 (23.08%) Java 8
21 30 (23.08%) RESTful
21 30 (23.08%) jQuery
21 30 (23.08%) Hibernate
22 29 (22.31%) JUnit
23 28 (21.54%) VMS

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 21 (16.15%) Confluence
2 17 (13.08%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (6.92%) Drupal
3 9 (6.92%) JBoss
4 8 (6.15%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.38%) Apache Spark
5 7 (5.38%) nginx
5 7 (5.38%) WildFly
6 4 (3.08%) Apache
6 4 (3.08%) Jetty
6 4 (3.08%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 4 (3.08%) Umbraco
6 4 (3.08%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.77%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.77%) GIMP
2 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.08%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 81 (62.31%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (18.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 19 (14.62%) AWS Lambda
4 19 (14.62%) Serverless
5 18 (13.85%) Amazon S3
6 16 (12.31%) Amazon EC2
6 16 (12.31%) GitHub
7 11 (8.46%) CloudFront
8 10 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (6.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 8 (6.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (4.62%) npm
10 6 (4.62%) OpenShift
11 5 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (3.08%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (3.08%) Yarn
13 3 (2.31%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.23%) VPN
2 9 (6.92%) Firewall
3 6 (4.62%) SSH
4 5 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.08%) SNMP
6 3 (2.31%) DNS
6 3 (2.31%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.54%) HTTP
8 1 (0.77%) Internet
8 1 (0.77%) SMTP
8 1 (0.77%) SSL
8 1 (0.77%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.46%) MySQL
2 31 (23.85%) MongoDB
3 25 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (12.31%) Relational Database
5 14 (10.77%) NoSQL
6 11 (8.46%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (8.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (6.92%) RDBMS
7 9 (6.92%) Redis
8 8 (6.15%) Oracle Database
9 5 (3.85%) Hadoop
9 5 (3.85%) SQL Server
10 4 (3.08%) InfluxDB
11 2 (1.54%) Big Data
12 1 (0.77%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 66 (50.77%) Git (software)
2 57 (43.85%) Jenkins
3 29 (22.31%) JUnit
4 26 (20.00%) JIRA
5 24 (18.46%) Maven
5 24 (18.46%) Selenium
6 19 (14.62%) Mockito
7 13 (10.00%) SonarQube
8 11 (8.46%) gulp
8 11 (8.46%) Katalon Studio
9 8 (6.15%) Gradle
10 7 (5.38%) Checkstyle
10 7 (5.38%) Eclipse
10 7 (5.38%) GoCD
10 7 (5.38%) Liquibase
11 6 (4.62%) Ant
11 6 (4.62%) Bitbucket
11 6 (4.62%) Cucumber
11 6 (4.62%) git-flow
11 6 (4.62%) Subversion
General
1 8 (6.15%) Finance
2 5 (3.85%) Marketing
3 3 (2.31%) Banking
4 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.54%) Retail
4 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.77%) Electronics
5 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.77%) Games
5 1 (0.77%) Legal
Job Titles
1 66 (50.77%) Developer
2 32 (24.62%) Java Developer
3 27 (20.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 11 (8.46%) Architect
5 11 (8.46%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.92%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Platform Engineer
6 9 (6.92%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (6.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (5.38%) AWS Developer
9 6 (4.62%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (3.85%) AWS Architect
10 5 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
11 4 (3.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.08%) Backend Developer
11 4 (3.08%) DevOps Specialist
11 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Architect
12 3 (2.31%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (2.31%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.31%) Node.js
2 39 (30.00%) HTML
3 34 (26.15%) AngularJS
4 30 (23.08%) Hibernate
4 30 (23.08%) jQuery
4 30 (23.08%) RESTful
5 25 (19.23%) JMS
6 24 (18.46%) Spring
7 23 (17.69%) CSS
7 23 (17.69%) HTML5
8 22 (16.92%) RabbitMQ
9 20 (15.38%) Kafka
10 19 (14.62%) React
10 19 (14.62%) Sass
11 18 (13.85%) ActiveMQ
12 16 (12.31%) CSS3
13 13 (10.00%) REST
13 13 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (8.46%) Elastic Stack
14 11 (8.46%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.38%) Linux Command Line
1 7 (5.38%) User Experience
2 6 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.08%) Derivative
3 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.54%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.77%) Replication
5 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 55 (42.31%) Linux
2 28 (21.54%) VMS
3 16 (12.31%) CentOS
3 16 (12.31%) Windows
4 13 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 10 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (7.69%) Unix
6 6 (4.62%) Android
7 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.08%) Debian
7 4 (3.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (48.46%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (47.69%) DevOps
3 46 (35.38%) TDD
4 31 (23.85%) Infrastructure as Code
5 28 (21.54%) Microservices
6 26 (20.00%) Scrum
7 24 (18.46%) Kanban
8 23 (17.69%) BDD
9 21 (16.15%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (14.62%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (13.85%) Domain-Driven Design
11 18 (13.85%) Test Automation
12 17 (13.08%) Software Engineering
13 15 (11.54%) OO
13 15 (11.54%) Open Source
14 12 (9.23%) Configuration Management
15 11 (8.46%) Progressive Enhancement
15 11 (8.46%) Web Application Development
16 10 (7.69%) Analytics
16 10 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 57 (43.85%) Java
2 54 (41.54%) JavaScript
3 41 (31.54%) Python
4 40 (30.77%) Bash Shell
5 33 (25.38%) Ruby
6 32 (24.62%) SQL
7 30 (23.08%) Java 8
8 15 (11.54%) C#
9 14 (10.77%) PHP
10 10 (7.69%) Perl
10 10 (7.69%) PowerShell
11 8 (6.15%) Clojure
12 7 (5.38%) ES6
12 7 (5.38%) JPQL
12 7 (5.38%) Scala
13 6 (4.62%) C++
13 6 (4.62%) Groovy
13 6 (4.62%) TypeScript
14 4 (3.08%) C
14 4 (3.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (18.46%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.62%) CTC Cleared
3 6 (4.62%) Degree
3 6 (4.62%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.54%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.77%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.92%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) SLA
3 1 (0.77%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (72.31%) Docker
2 9 (6.92%) VirtualBox
3 7 (5.38%) LXC
4 6 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.54%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.54%) Varnish
6 2 (1.54%) vSphere
7 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.77%) iptables
7 1 (0.77%) NFS
7 1 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 54 (41.54%) Puppet
2 44 (33.85%) Ansible
3 38 (29.23%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (29.23%) Terraform
4 25 (19.23%) Packer
5 24 (18.46%) Kubernetes
6 13 (10.00%) Consul
7 8 (6.15%) Graphite
8 7 (5.38%) Grafana
8 7 (5.38%) HAProxy
9 4 (3.08%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (3.08%) Hadoop YARN
9 4 (3.08%) Salt
10 3 (2.31%) ZABBIX
11 2 (1.54%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.77%) Icinga
12 1 (0.77%) Kibana
12 1 (0.77%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.77%) Rsyslog
12 1 (0.77%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (12.31%) Oracle
2 9 (6.92%) Splunk
3 7 (5.38%) Google
3 7 (5.38%) New Relic
3 7 (5.38%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.62%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.08%) Cloudera
5 4 (3.08%) Hortonworks
5 4 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.08%) Sybase
5 4 (3.08%) VMware
6 3 (2.31%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.54%) Mashery
7 2 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.54%) Samsung
8 1 (0.77%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.77%) IBM
8 1 (0.77%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.77%) SAP
8 1 (0.77%) WSO2