Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 525 530 530
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +49
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 346 326 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.37% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.76% 1.97% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 224 275
England median daily rate £550 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £370 £313 £350
90th Percentile £638 £600 £606
UK median daily rate £550 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +17.02% +4.44% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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 19,623 16,514 15,968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.89% 18.13% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,595 11,400 10,954
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 278 244
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%
10th Percentile £25.91 £30.00 £26.12
90th Percentile £52.50 £59.13 £53.38
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.89%

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 26 September 2018.

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 26 September 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 +24 218 £550 +4.76% 42
South East +2 41 £500 +28.95% 20
North of England -2 40 £388 -13.78% 18
Yorkshire -1 25 £400 -4.76% 7
East of England +3 20 £463 +32.14% 10
South West -42 16 £493 +15.88% 10
North West -10 14 £375 -25.00% 7
Midlands -44 11 £460 -2.13% 6
West Midlands -34 10 £455 -3.19% 4
East Midlands 0 1 £500 +5.26% 2
North East -11 1 £313 -3.85% 4
Vagrant
UK

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 235 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (59.25%) DevOps
3 191 (55.20%) Linux
4 190 (54.91%) Jenkins
5 186 (53.76%) Java
6 182 (52.60%) Amazon AWS
7 179 (51.73%) Git (software)
8 168 (48.55%) Docker
9 162 (46.82%) Ansible
10 147 (42.49%) Terraform
11 143 (41.33%) Puppet
12 142 (41.04%) Continuous Integration
13 125 (36.13%) Python
14 121 (34.97%) Microservices
15 119 (34.39%) Opscode Chef
16 114 (32.95%) JIRA
17 108 (31.21%) Maven
18 100 (28.90%) Configuration Management
19 97 (28.03%) Security Cleared
20 95 (27.46%) SC Cleared
21 92 (26.59%) JavaScript
22 91 (26.30%) Confluence
23 89 (25.72%) Test Automation
23 89 (25.72%) Ruby
24 83 (23.99%) Linux Command Line
25 82 (23.70%) Kubernetes
26 77 (22.25%) Microsoft Azure
27 76 (21.97%) MySQL
27 76 (21.97%) OO
28 74 (21.39%) Packer

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 91 (26.30%) Confluence
2 68 (19.65%) nginx
3 57 (16.47%) Apache
4 54 (15.61%) WildFly
5 35 (10.12%) Tomcat
6 30 (8.67%) OpenStack
7 27 (7.80%) JBoss
8 23 (6.65%) Jetty
9 20 (5.78%) WebSphere
10 19 (5.49%) IIS
10 19 (5.49%) Mongrel
11 13 (3.76%) WebLogic
12 7 (2.02%) Apache Spark
13 4 (1.16%) Apache Pig
14 3 (0.87%) Drupal
14 3 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.58%) WordPress
16 1 (0.29%) Ethereum
16 1 (0.29%) Mule
16 1 (0.29%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 8 (2.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.29%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 182 (52.60%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (22.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (16.47%) AWS CloudFormation
4 41 (11.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 33 (9.54%) Amazon EC2
6 32 (9.25%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (5.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 17 (4.91%) Sumo Logic
9 16 (4.62%) Datadog
9 16 (4.62%) GitHub
9 16 (4.62%) OpenShift
10 8 (2.31%) Rackspace Cloud
11 7 (2.02%) Google App Engine
11 7 (2.02%) npm
12 6 (1.73%) IaaS
13 4 (1.16%) SaaS
13 4 (1.16%) Serverless
14 3 (0.87%) PaaS
15 2 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
15 2 (0.58%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.85%) DNS
2 32 (9.25%) Firewall
3 28 (8.09%) HTTP
4 26 (7.51%) SSL
5 22 (6.36%) TCP/IP
6 14 (4.05%) Internet
7 8 (2.31%) Reverse Proxy
7 8 (2.31%) Unicast
8 4 (1.16%) Junos
9 2 (0.58%) VPN
10 1 (0.29%) AMQP
10 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.29%) IPsec
10 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.29%) OpenLDAP
10 1 (0.29%) SMTP
10 1 (0.29%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (21.97%) MySQL
2 56 (16.18%) PostgreSQL
3 54 (15.61%) Relational Database
4 50 (14.45%) RDBMS
5 49 (14.16%) MongoDB
6 45 (13.01%) NoSQL
7 25 (7.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 25 (7.23%) Hadoop
8 22 (6.36%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (3.47%) Oracle Database
9 12 (3.47%) SQL Server
10 11 (3.18%) Big Data
11 10 (2.89%) Redis
12 6 (1.73%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.45%) Couchbase
13 5 (1.45%) Riak
14 3 (0.87%) Blockchain
14 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.58%) HBase
15 2 (0.58%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 190 (54.91%) Jenkins
2 179 (51.73%) Git (software)
3 114 (32.95%) JIRA
4 108 (31.21%) Maven
5 66 (19.08%) JUnit
6 57 (16.47%) SonarQube
7 56 (16.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 56 (16.18%) Mockito
8 50 (14.45%) Checkstyle
8 50 (14.45%) Liquibase
9 48 (13.87%) Selenium
10 42 (12.14%) Travis CI
11 34 (9.83%) Ant
12 30 (8.67%) TeamCity
13 24 (6.94%) Gradle
14 20 (5.78%) MSBuild
15 19 (5.49%) Artifactory
15 19 (5.49%) PHPUnit
15 19 (5.49%) Subversion
16 18 (5.20%) CruiseControl
General
1 39 (11.27%) Finance
2 13 (3.76%) Retail
3 11 (3.18%) Front Office
4 6 (1.73%) Banking
5 5 (1.45%) Back Office
5 5 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.29%) Games
6 1 (0.29%) Law
6 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 147 (42.49%) Developer
2 130 (37.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 81 (23.41%) Java Developer
4 48 (13.87%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 46 (13.29%) AWS Engineer
6 33 (9.54%) AWS DevOps
6 33 (9.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 28 (8.09%) Java Engineer
8 27 (7.80%) Linux Engineer
9 23 (6.65%) PHP Developer
10 21 (6.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 20 (5.78%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 18 (5.20%) Software Engineer
13 16 (4.62%) Azure Engineer
14 15 (4.34%) Operations Engineer
14 15 (4.34%) Python Developer
15 14 (4.05%) Lead Developer
15 14 (4.05%) Python Engineer
16 13 (3.76%) Consultant
16 13 (3.76%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (20.52%) RESTful
2 69 (19.94%) REST
3 60 (17.34%) Hibernate
4 57 (16.47%) JMS
5 51 (14.74%) WireMock
6 50 (14.45%) Drools
6 50 (14.45%) Java EE
6 50 (14.45%) JAX-RS
6 50 (14.45%) Lambda Expressions
7 43 (12.43%) Elastic Stack
8 37 (10.69%) Web Services
9 35 (10.12%) LEMP Stack
10 34 (9.83%) HTML
11 33 (9.54%) CSS
11 33 (9.54%) Node.js
12 31 (8.96%) RabbitMQ
13 24 (6.94%) LAMP
13 24 (6.94%) Spring
14 22 (6.36%) AngularJS
15 21 (6.07%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 83 (23.99%) Linux Command Line
2 22 (6.36%) Computer Science
3 13 (3.76%) Fat Client
3 13 (3.76%) Thin Client
4 11 (3.18%) Fixed Income
4 11 (3.18%) Hedge funds
4 11 (3.18%) PKI
5 10 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.31%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.02%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.73%) User Experience
9 5 (1.45%) Equities
9 5 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.45%) iPad
10 3 (0.87%) e-Health
10 3 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.29%) Online Gambling
12 1 (0.29%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 191 (55.20%) Linux
2 73 (21.10%) Unix
2 73 (21.10%) VMS
3 72 (20.81%) CentOS
4 71 (20.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 65 (18.79%) Windows
6 37 (10.69%) Ubuntu
7 35 (10.12%) Windows Server
8 21 (6.07%) Debian
9 18 (5.20%) Fedora
10 15 (4.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (3.47%) DC/OS
12 11 (3.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.58%) Android
13 2 (0.58%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (67.92%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (59.25%) DevOps
3 142 (41.04%) Continuous Integration
4 121 (34.97%) Microservices
5 100 (28.90%) Configuration Management
6 89 (25.72%) Test Automation
7 76 (21.97%) OO
8 72 (20.81%) Domain-Driven Design
9 66 (19.08%) CQRS
10 64 (18.50%) Scrum
11 57 (16.47%) TDD
12 53 (15.32%) Dependency Injection
13 52 (15.03%) Open Source
14 50 (14.45%) OOA/OOD
15 39 (11.27%) Deployment Automation
16 38 (10.98%) Continuous Delivery
17 32 (9.25%) Pair Programming
18 31 (8.96%) BDD
19 25 (7.23%) Problem-Solving
19 25 (7.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 186 (53.76%) Java
2 125 (36.13%) Python
3 92 (26.59%) JavaScript
4 89 (25.72%) Ruby
5 73 (21.10%) Bash Shell
6 66 (19.08%) Java 8
7 57 (16.47%) Perl
8 50 (14.45%) JPQL
9 39 (11.27%) PHP
10 30 (8.67%) Go
11 28 (8.09%) PowerShell
12 26 (7.51%) SQL
13 20 (5.78%) PHP 7
14 16 (4.62%) Shell Script
15 15 (4.34%) C#
16 12 (3.47%) Scala
17 10 (2.89%) Groovy
18 8 (2.31%) R
19 6 (1.73%) C++
20 4 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 97 (28.03%) Security Cleared
2 95 (27.46%) SC Cleared
3 22 (6.36%) Degree
4 20 (5.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.45%) AWS Certification
5 5 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.87%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.02%) QA
2 6 (1.73%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 168 (48.55%) Docker
2 64 (18.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (12.43%) VirtualBox
4 32 (9.25%) Virtual Machines
5 28 (8.09%) Hyper-V
6 11 (3.18%) etcd
6 11 (3.18%) flannel
7 9 (2.60%) Xen
8 6 (1.73%) KVM
9 3 (0.87%) Active Directory
10 2 (0.58%) NFS
10 2 (0.58%) Varnish
10 2 (0.58%) vCloud
11 1 (0.29%) OpenDJ
11 1 (0.29%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 162 (46.82%) Ansible
2 147 (42.49%) Terraform
3 143 (41.33%) Puppet
4 119 (34.39%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (23.70%) Kubernetes
6 74 (21.39%) Packer
7 39 (11.27%) Nagios
8 37 (10.69%) Salt
9 27 (7.80%) logstash
10 21 (6.07%) Kibana
11 18 (5.20%) Graylog
12 14 (4.05%) Docker Swarm
12 14 (4.05%) Grafana
13 13 (3.76%) ZABBIX
14 11 (3.18%) rkt
15 10 (2.89%) HAProxy
16 9 (2.60%) Consul
17 8 (2.31%) Rundeck
18 7 (2.02%) Cobbler
19 6 (1.73%) Graphite
Vendors
1 70 (20.23%) VMware
2 58 (16.76%) Red Hat
3 44 (12.72%) Google
4 34 (9.83%) New Relic
4 34 (9.83%) Splunk
5 27 (7.80%) Zend
6 25 (7.23%) Microsoft
6 25 (7.23%) Oracle
7 18 (5.20%) AppDynamics
8 14 (4.05%) Citrix
8 14 (4.05%) NetApp
9 13 (3.76%) MKS
10 12 (3.47%) Atlassian
11 11 (3.18%) CheckPoint
12 10 (2.89%) IBM
12 10 (2.89%) Rackspace
13 8 (2.31%) SaltStack
14 7 (2.02%) CA
14 7 (2.02%) Perforce
15 3 (0.87%) Cisco