The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Vagrant skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Vagrant over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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 / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 244 244 243
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 10 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.83% 1.86% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 20
Median daily rate £400 £418 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +9.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £348 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

Vagrant is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1199 1234 1225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 15.30% 13.30% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 795 702
Median daily rate £403 £375 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +3.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 51 41
Median hourly rate £45.87 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.92% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.50 £22.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £104.37 £54.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Vagrant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Vagrant as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Vagrant in the South East

Vagrant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vagrant in the South East

Vagrant
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vagrant within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +23 7 £400 -11.11% 1
Kent - 2 £401 -
West Sussex - 1 £375 - 1
Vagrant
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Vagrant also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Vagrant.

1 20 (76.92%) Ansible
2 17 (65.38%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (65.38%) Puppet
3 16 (61.54%) Docker
4 15 (57.69%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (57.69%) DevOps
5 13 (50.00%) Linux
6 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
7 11 (42.31%) Python
7 11 (42.31%) Java
8 10 (38.46%) OpenStack
8 10 (38.46%) Confluence
8 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (38.46%) JIRA
8 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
9 9 (34.62%) vCloud
9 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
10 8 (30.77%) Cisco
10 8 (30.77%) Perl
10 8 (30.77%) FlexPod
10 8 (30.77%) CentOS
10 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (30.77%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (30.77%) Converged Infrastructure
10 8 (30.77%) vRealize
11 7 (26.92%) VSAN
11 7 (26.92%) Atlassian
11 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
11 7 (26.92%) DNS
11 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu

Vagrant
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (38.46%) Confluence
1 10 (38.46%) OpenStack
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) nginx
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 17 (65.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (19.23%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (19.23%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (19.23%) SoftLayer
4 3 (11.54%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (7.69%) GitHub
5 2 (7.69%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
1 7 (26.92%) VSAN
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) LDAP
3 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (3.85%) SSL
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
1 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 10 (38.46%) JIRA
3 5 (19.23%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
5 3 (11.54%) Bitbucket
6 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.85%) NuGet
General
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Architect
3 7 (26.92%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (23.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (15.38%) Automation Architect
6 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Angular Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Node.js
2 3 (11.54%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.69%) Ember.js
3 2 (7.69%) Express
3 2 (7.69%) MEAN Stack
3 2 (7.69%) Meteor
3 2 (7.69%) React
3 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.85%) JMS
4 1 (3.85%) JSON
4 1 (3.85%) LAMP
4 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (3.85%) Middleware
4 1 (3.85%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.85%) Software Packaging
4 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) FlexPod
1 8 (30.77%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (15.38%) Private Cloud
2 4 (15.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) CentOS
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (26.92%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps
2 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
3 8 (30.77%) Converged Infrastructure
4 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (15.38%) Demand Management
5 4 (15.38%) Presales
6 3 (11.54%) Application Performance Management
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) Coaching
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (11.54%) Performance Management
7 2 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Open Source
7 2 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.85%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
1 11 (42.31%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) Perl
3 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
4 6 (23.08%) Ruby
5 5 (19.23%) Bash Shell
6 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) VCDX
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) PCI DSS
2 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Docker
2 9 (34.62%) vCloud
3 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (7.69%) Xen
6 1 (3.85%) iptables
6 1 (3.85%) KVM
6 1 (3.85%) LXC
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (76.92%) Ansible
2 17 (65.38%) Puppet
3 15 (57.69%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (30.77%) vRealize
5 5 (19.23%) Terraform
6 4 (15.38%) Pingdom
7 3 (11.54%) Consul
8 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
8 2 (7.69%) Packer
9 1 (3.85%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
9 1 (3.85%) Forum Sentry
9 1 (3.85%) SELinux
9 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Atlassian
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 5 (19.23%) AppDynamics
4 5 (19.23%) Nimsoft
5 4 (15.38%) PagerDuty
6 3 (11.54%) NetApp
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.85%) AlienVault
8 1 (3.85%) CA
8 1 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (3.85%) IBM
8 1 (3.85%) Juniper
8 1 (3.85%) New Relic
8 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto