Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 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
England > London
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 457 431 459
Rank change year-on-year -26 +28 +2
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 172 152 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.84% 2.06% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 97 110
London median daily rate £550 £500 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.99% +1.94%
10th Percentile £410 £358 £325
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
England median daily rate £545 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +21.11% +2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9,373 7,391 7,230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.78% 18.46% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,978 5,417 5,350
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 31 16
London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.57% +58.66%
10th Percentile £24.20 £30.00 £38.13
90th Percentile £165.00 £57.50 £53.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +14.11%

Vagrant
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Vagrant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Vagrant in London

Vagrant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Vagrant in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Vagrant in London

Vagrant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vagrant in London over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vagrant in London

Vagrant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vagrant within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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
South London -9 37 £550 - 2
West London -24 7 £525 +3.70% 4
Central London -48 6 £600 +17.07% 7
East London -12 3 £475 -29.63%
North London - 1 - -
Vagrant
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Vagrant.

1 123 (71.51%) Linux
2 122 (70.93%) DevOps
3 116 (67.44%) Jenkins
4 115 (66.86%) Agile Software Development
5 105 (61.05%) Git (software)
6 89 (51.74%) Puppet
7 88 (51.16%) Docker
8 83 (48.26%) Python
9 82 (47.67%) Amazon AWS
10 78 (45.35%) Java
10 78 (45.35%) Terraform
11 72 (41.86%) Ansible
12 71 (41.28%) Continuous Integration
13 65 (37.79%) Configuration Management
14 58 (33.72%) Linux Command Line
15 53 (30.81%) SC Cleared
15 53 (30.81%) Security Cleared
16 49 (28.49%) Bash Shell
17 48 (27.91%) Kubernetes
18 45 (26.16%) Opscode Chef
18 45 (26.16%) Maven
19 44 (25.58%) nginx
20 42 (24.42%) MySQL
21 41 (23.84%) MongoDB
21 41 (23.84%) JIRA
21 41 (23.84%) Microservices
22 40 (23.26%) Elastic Stack
22 40 (23.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 40 (23.26%) Windows
23 39 (22.67%) Unix

Vagrant
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 44 (25.58%) nginx
2 33 (19.19%) Confluence
3 27 (15.70%) Tomcat
4 23 (13.37%) Apache
4 23 (13.37%) WildFly
5 21 (12.21%) JBoss
6 15 (8.72%) OpenStack
7 11 (6.40%) Jetty
8 8 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (4.65%) WebLogic
9 6 (3.49%) IIS
9 6 (3.49%) Mongrel
9 6 (3.49%) WebSphere
10 4 (2.33%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.74%) Oracle Self-Service HR
12 2 (1.16%) CMS
12 2 (1.16%) Drupal
13 1 (0.58%) IPython
13 1 (0.58%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.07%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 82 (47.67%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (19.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (16.28%) AWS CloudFormation
4 26 (15.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 20 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (9.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 13 (7.56%) Datadog
8 8 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (3.49%) Rackspace Cloud
9 6 (3.49%) Sumo Logic
10 5 (2.91%) GitHub
10 5 (2.91%) Google App Engine
11 4 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.33%) IaaS
11 4 (2.33%) OpenShift
11 4 (2.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.79%) DNS
2 21 (12.21%) SSL
3 20 (11.63%) Firewall
3 20 (11.63%) TCP/IP
4 12 (6.98%) HTTP
5 11 (6.40%) Internet
6 3 (1.74%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.74%) SSH
6 3 (1.74%) tcpdump
6 3 (1.74%) Wireshark
7 2 (1.16%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.58%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.42%) MySQL
2 41 (23.84%) MongoDB
3 38 (22.09%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (16.28%) Relational Database
5 26 (15.12%) RDBMS
6 17 (9.88%) Hadoop
7 14 (8.14%) NoSQL
8 12 (6.98%) Big Data
9 8 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.91%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.74%) MS Access
11 3 (1.74%) SQL Server
12 2 (1.16%) Couchbase
12 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.16%) Redis
12 2 (1.16%) Riak
13 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.58%) Data Lake
13 1 (0.58%) Flink
13 1 (0.58%) Presto
Development Applications
1 116 (67.44%) Jenkins
2 105 (61.05%) Git (software)
3 45 (26.16%) Maven
4 41 (23.84%) JIRA
5 26 (15.12%) SonarQube
6 25 (14.53%) JUnit
7 23 (13.37%) Artifactory
7 23 (13.37%) Checkstyle
7 23 (13.37%) Liquibase
7 23 (13.37%) Mockito
8 19 (11.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (9.88%) Travis CI
10 14 (8.14%) Subversion
11 13 (7.56%) TeamCity
12 9 (5.23%) Ant
12 9 (5.23%) Gradle
13 8 (4.65%) Mercurial
14 7 (4.07%) Selenium
15 6 (3.49%) MSBuild
15 6 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (9.88%) Finance
2 10 (5.81%) Retail
3 7 (4.07%) Front Office
4 2 (1.16%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (43.60%) DevOps Engineer
2 62 (36.05%) Developer
3 38 (22.09%) AWS Engineer
4 36 (20.93%) Java Developer
5 28 (16.28%) AWS DevOps
6 26 (15.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 24 (13.95%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (11.05%) Java Engineer
8 19 (11.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 18 (10.47%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 16 (9.30%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 15 (8.72%) Operations Engineer
12 13 (7.56%) Scala Developer
13 11 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (5.81%) Python Engineer
14 10 (5.81%) Software Engineer
15 9 (5.23%) Architect
15 9 (5.23%) AWS Software Engineer
16 8 (4.65%) Lead Developer
16 8 (4.65%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (23.26%) Elastic Stack
2 35 (20.35%) RabbitMQ
3 31 (18.02%) LEMP Stack
4 28 (16.28%) Hibernate
4 28 (16.28%) REST
5 26 (15.12%) Java EE
5 26 (15.12%) JMS
5 26 (15.12%) RESTful
6 24 (13.95%) Web Services
7 23 (13.37%) Drools
7 23 (13.37%) JAX-RS
7 23 (13.37%) Lambda Expressions
7 23 (13.37%) WireMock
8 21 (12.21%) ActiveMQ
9 14 (8.14%) Node.js
10 13 (7.56%) HTML
10 13 (7.56%) React
11 11 (6.40%) LAMP
12 10 (5.81%) CSS
13 8 (4.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 58 (33.72%) Linux Command Line
2 15 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.81%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.65%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.49%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.33%) Life Science
6 4 (2.33%) User Experience
7 3 (1.74%) Derivative
7 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.16%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.16%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.16%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.58%) Fintech
9 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 123 (71.51%) Linux
2 40 (23.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 40 (23.26%) Windows
3 39 (22.67%) CentOS
3 39 (22.67%) Unix
4 32 (18.60%) Ubuntu
5 23 (13.37%) VMS
6 18 (10.47%) Windows Server
7 16 (9.30%) DC/OS
8 15 (8.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (5.23%) Debian
10 5 (2.91%) Fedora
11 4 (2.33%) Android
11 4 (2.33%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.74%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (70.93%) DevOps
2 115 (66.86%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (41.28%) Continuous Integration
4 65 (37.79%) Configuration Management
5 41 (23.84%) Microservices
6 38 (22.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 32 (18.60%) Open Source
7 32 (18.60%) Test Automation
8 31 (18.02%) OO
9 30 (17.44%) Deployment Automation
10 28 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
11 24 (13.95%) Domain-Driven Design
12 23 (13.37%) CQRS
12 23 (13.37%) Dependency Injection
12 23 (13.37%) OOA/OOD
13 22 (12.79%) Scrum
14 20 (11.63%) SDLC
15 16 (9.30%) Load Balancing
15 16 (9.30%) Server Monitoring
16 15 (8.72%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 83 (48.26%) Python
2 78 (45.35%) Java
3 49 (28.49%) Bash Shell
4 38 (22.09%) Ruby
5 33 (19.19%) Perl
6 26 (15.12%) Java 8
7 23 (13.37%) JPQL
7 23 (13.37%) Scala
8 19 (11.05%) JavaScript
9 18 (10.47%) Shell Script
10 15 (8.72%) PowerShell
11 12 (6.98%) PHP
12 10 (5.81%) Go
13 7 (4.07%) R
14 6 (3.49%) C++
14 6 (3.49%) SQL
15 3 (1.74%) Groovy
15 3 (1.74%) Jython
15 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (30.81%) SC Cleared
1 53 (30.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.91%) AWS Certification
2 5 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.74%) Degree
4 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) GCP
2 5 (2.91%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.16%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) GDPR
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 88 (51.16%) Docker
2 31 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (16.86%) VirtualBox
4 20 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (9.88%) Hyper-V
6 11 (6.40%) etcd
6 11 (6.40%) flannel
7 7 (4.07%) KVM
8 6 (3.49%) Xen
9 4 (2.33%) vCloud
10 3 (1.74%) NFS
11 2 (1.16%) LXC
11 2 (1.16%) OpenDJ
11 2 (1.16%) OpenIDM
12 1 (0.58%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.58%) Samba
Systems Management
1 89 (51.74%) Puppet
2 78 (45.35%) Terraform
3 72 (41.86%) Ansible
4 48 (27.91%) Kubernetes
5 45 (26.16%) Opscode Chef
6 33 (19.19%) Packer
7 24 (13.95%) Salt
8 18 (10.47%) Docker Swarm
9 17 (9.88%) logstash
10 11 (6.40%) Nagios
10 11 (6.40%) rkt
11 8 (4.65%) HAProxy
12 7 (4.07%) Grafana
13 6 (3.49%) Graylog
13 6 (3.49%) Kibana
14 4 (2.33%) Consul
14 4 (2.33%) Rancher
15 2 (1.16%) Cobbler
15 2 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
15 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 35 (20.35%) VMware
2 33 (19.19%) Red Hat
3 26 (15.12%) Google
4 23 (13.37%) New Relic
5 22 (12.79%) Splunk
6 12 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 12 (6.98%) SaltStack
7 8 (4.65%) AppDynamics
7 8 (4.65%) Oracle
7 8 (4.65%) Rackspace
7 8 (4.65%) Zend
8 6 (3.49%) Perforce
9 4 (2.33%) EMC
10 3 (1.74%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.74%) CA
10 3 (1.74%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.74%) Hortonworks
10 3 (1.74%) Sybase
11 2 (1.16%) Dynatrace
11 2 (1.16%) ForgeRock