Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 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
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 593 669 612
Rank change year-on-year +76 -57 -79
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 61 168 269
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.62% 0.90% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 149 207
Median daily rate £475 £488 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% -9.30% +7.50%
10th Percentile £353 £405 £375
90th Percentile £606 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £525
% change year-on-year +2.56% -7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £48.50 - £40.00
10th Percentile £46.75 - £37.50
90th Percentile £50.25 - £42.50
UK median hourly rate £48.50 - £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 9,773 18,600 18,069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.55% 21.11% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,437 12,697 12,655
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £332 £338 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £488 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +1.56% +1.05% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 255 206
Median hourly rate £42.13 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.03% -4.44% +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £22.65 £29.50
90th Percentile £63.75 £55.00 £67.25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +9.76%

Vagrant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Vagrant as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Vagrant in England

Vagrant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Vagrant in England.

Daily rate trend for Vagrant in England

Vagrant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Vagrant in England over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Vagrant in England

Vagrant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Vagrant in England.

Hourly rate trend 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 2 April 2020. 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 +83 19 £550 +10.00% 20
East of England +42 15 £410 -24.07% 2
South East +53 11 £569 +22.97% 1
South West +25 7 £400 -15.79% 4
North of England +88 5 £500 +5.26% 14
North West +35 5 £500 +5.26% 5
Midlands +57 4 £500 - 9
West Midlands +53 4 £500 +11.11% 6
Vagrant
UK

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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 39 (63.93%) DevOps
2 35 (57.38%) Docker
3 32 (52.46%) Jenkins
3 32 (52.46%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (50.82%) Linux
5 30 (49.18%) Git (software)
6 28 (45.90%) Ansible
7 27 (44.26%) Python
8 23 (37.70%) Terraform
9 22 (36.07%) Kubernetes
10 19 (31.15%) Test Automation
11 17 (27.87%) Java
11 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (26.23%) AWS
12 16 (26.23%) Puppet
13 14 (22.95%) REST
13 14 (22.95%) nginx
13 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
14 13 (21.31%) PHP
14 13 (21.31%) MySQL
14 13 (21.31%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (21.31%) VMware
14 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (21.31%) Open Source
14 13 (21.31%) Sass
14 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure as Code
15 12 (19.67%) Bash Shell
15 12 (19.67%) HTML
15 12 (19.67%) Web Services
16 11 (18.03%) CSS

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 14 (22.95%) nginx
2 9 (14.75%) Confluence
2 9 (14.75%) OpenStack
3 8 (13.11%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (9.84%) Apache
5 4 (6.56%) CMS
6 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
6 3 (4.92%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.92%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.64%) Drupal
7 1 (1.64%) JBoss
7 1 (1.64%) Jetty
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 1 (1.64%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) GIMP
1 3 (4.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Magento
2 1 (1.64%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.23%) AWS
2 8 (13.11%) Azure
3 6 (9.84%) GCP
3 6 (9.84%) Loggly
4 5 (8.20%) GitHub
5 3 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (4.92%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.92%) Power Platform
6 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.28%) npm
6 2 (3.28%) Route 53
7 1 (1.64%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.64%) AWS OpsWorks
7 1 (1.64%) Serverless
7 1 (1.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) HTTP
2 4 (6.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) MySQL
1 13 (21.31%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (9.84%) BigQuery
3 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.92%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (4.92%) Power BI
5 2 (3.28%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.28%) Sisense
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.64%) HBase
6 1 (1.64%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.64%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.64%) OLAP
6 1 (1.64%) Redis
6 1 (1.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 32 (52.46%) Jenkins
2 30 (49.18%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.03%) JIRA
3 11 (18.03%) webpack
4 9 (14.75%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (13.11%) Mocha
6 7 (11.48%) Bitbucket
6 7 (11.48%) Selenium
7 6 (9.84%) Artifactory
7 6 (9.84%) Travis CI
8 5 (8.20%) Gerrit
8 5 (8.20%) Robot Framework
8 5 (8.20%) SonarQube
9 4 (6.56%) gulp
10 3 (4.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (4.92%) Buildbot
10 3 (4.92%) GitLab
10 3 (4.92%) Grunt
10 3 (4.92%) Maven
11 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (9.84%) Retail
2 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Public Sector
3 4 (6.56%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Electronics
4 2 (3.28%) Games
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Publishing
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Back Office
5 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (16.39%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (9.84%) Architect
6 5 (8.20%) Node.js Developer
6 5 (8.20%) PHP Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Data Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (4.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) UI Developer
8 2 (3.28%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (3.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Backend Developer
8 2 (3.28%) React Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) REST
2 13 (21.31%) Sass
3 12 (19.67%) HTML
3 12 (19.67%) Web Services
4 11 (18.03%) CSS
5 10 (16.39%) Node.js
6 9 (14.75%) Middleware
7 8 (13.11%) Express
7 8 (13.11%) JSON
7 8 (13.11%) React
8 7 (11.48%) GraphQL
8 7 (11.48%) HTML5
9 6 (9.84%) CSS3
9 6 (9.84%) LAMP
9 6 (9.84%) LESS
10 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.20%) LEMP Stack
10 5 (8.20%) Spring
10 5 (8.20%) XHTML
11 4 (6.56%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Linux Command Line
2 7 (11.48%) Private Cloud
3 6 (9.84%) User Experience
4 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.28%) NHS
5 2 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.64%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.64%) Contactless
6 1 (1.64%) Derivative
6 1 (1.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (50.82%) Linux
2 11 (18.03%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (11.48%) Ubuntu
3 7 (11.48%) Unix
4 6 (9.84%) CentOS
5 2 (3.28%) DC/OS
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Android
6 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.64%) Debian
6 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.64%) Solaris
6 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) DevOps
2 32 (52.46%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (31.15%) Test Automation
4 17 (27.87%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (21.31%) Infrastructure as Code
5 13 (21.31%) Open Source
6 11 (18.03%) Configuration Management
7 10 (16.39%) Systems Engineering
8 9 (14.75%) E-Commerce
8 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Automation
8 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (14.75%) Workflow
9 8 (13.11%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (13.11%) OO
9 8 (13.11%) OO PHP
9 8 (13.11%) Scrum
10 7 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (11.48%) Microservices
10 7 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (11.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (44.26%) Python
2 17 (27.87%) Java
3 14 (22.95%) JavaScript
4 13 (21.31%) PHP
5 12 (19.67%) Bash Shell
6 10 (16.39%) PowerShell
6 10 (16.39%) TypeScript
7 8 (13.11%) Shell Script
8 6 (9.84%) SQL
9 5 (8.20%) Ruby
10 4 (6.56%) Go
11 3 (4.92%) Groovy
11 3 (4.92%) Java 8
11 3 (4.92%) PHP 7
12 2 (3.28%) C++
12 2 (3.28%) Perl
12 2 (3.28%) Scala
13 1 (1.64%) C
13 1 (1.64%) Clojure
13 1 (1.64%) sed
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.64%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.64%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.64%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.64%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 35 (57.38%) Docker
2 13 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.20%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (8.20%) VirtualBox
4 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 28 (45.90%) Ansible
2 23 (37.70%) Terraform
3 22 (36.07%) Kubernetes
4 16 (26.23%) Puppet
5 8 (13.11%) Packer
5 8 (13.11%) vRealize
5 8 (13.11%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 5 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (6.56%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (4.92%) Kibana
9 2 (3.28%) Cobbler
9 2 (3.28%) Consul
9 2 (3.28%) Grafana
9 2 (3.28%) Prometheus
9 2 (3.28%) Salt
10 1 (1.64%) Marathon
10 1 (1.64%) Mesos
10 1 (1.64%) Nagios
10 1 (1.64%) Oozie
10 1 (1.64%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 13 (21.31%) VMware
2 7 (11.48%) New Relic
3 5 (8.20%) Tableau
3 5 (8.20%) Zend
4 3 (4.92%) IBM
4 3 (4.92%) SAP
5 2 (3.28%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.28%) Coverity
5 2 (3.28%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.64%) Datactics
6 1 (1.64%) Google
6 1 (1.64%) Informatica
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle
6 1 (1.64%) Palantir
6 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.64%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (1.64%) Talend