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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 248 247
Rank change year-on-year +22 -1  
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 12 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.16% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.96% 2.23% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 18
Median daily rate £500 £438 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.34% +15.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £385 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 1249 1298 1225
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.35% 14.73% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 785 794 745
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 40 25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.85 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vagrant in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 June 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
West Sussex +25 6 £350 - 2
Surrey +6 4 £550 +37.50%
Berkshire +4 1 £451 -14.19% 1
Hampshire -1 1 - -
Vagrant
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 19 (82.61%) Ansible
2 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (56.52%) Puppet
3 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (56.52%) DevOps
4 12 (52.17%) Docker
4 12 (52.17%) Linux
5 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
6 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
6 10 (43.48%) Java
7 8 (34.78%) Python
7 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
7 8 (34.78%) CentOS
8 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (30.43%) JIRA
8 7 (30.43%) Confluence
8 7 (30.43%) VMware
8 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (30.43%) Perl
9 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
9 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (26.09%) OpenStack
9 6 (26.09%) vCloud
9 6 (26.09%) FlexPod
9 6 (26.09%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (26.09%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (26.09%) Converged Infrastructure
9 6 (26.09%) Terraform
9 6 (26.09%) vRealize

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 7 (30.43%) Confluence
2 6 (26.09%) OpenStack
3 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.35%) EPiServer
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (69.57%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (26.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (17.39%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (13.04%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (13.04%) SoftLayer
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
1 5 (21.74%) VSAN
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (8.70%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Jenkins
2 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
3 7 (30.43%) JIRA
4 4 (17.39%) Bitbucket
4 4 (17.39%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.35%) JUnit
6 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
6 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Architect
1 6 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (13.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Database Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Node.js
2 2 (8.70%) JMS
2 2 (8.70%) JSON
2 2 (8.70%) REST
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) Akka
3 1 (4.35%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) Play Framework
3 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) spray
3 1 (4.35%) Spring Batch
3 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.35%) Symfony
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) FlexPod
1 6 (26.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (21.74%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.70%) Device Driver
3 2 (8.70%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (8.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) CentOS
3 6 (26.09%) Ubuntu
4 5 (21.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Debian
6 1 (4.35%) Unix
6 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) DevOps
2 8 (34.78%) Configuration Management
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (26.09%) Converged Infrastructure
5 4 (17.39%) Application Performance Management
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Management
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Task Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Build Automation
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
7 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (8.70%) Demand Management
7 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
7 2 (8.70%) Microservices
7 2 (8.70%) Presales
7 2 (8.70%) Web Development
8 1 (4.35%) Functional Programming
8 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) Python
3 7 (30.43%) Perl
4 4 (17.39%) Bash Shell
4 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) SQL
7 1 (4.35%) C#
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
7 1 (4.35%) Scala
7 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) VCDX
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Docker
2 6 (26.09%) vCloud
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) vSphere
4 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.70%) iptables
5 2 (8.70%) KVM
5 2 (8.70%) LXC
5 2 (8.70%) Xen
6 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (82.61%) Ansible
2 13 (56.52%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (56.52%) Puppet
3 6 (26.09%) Terraform
3 6 (26.09%) vRealize
4 4 (17.39%) Consul
4 4 (17.39%) Pingdom
5 3 (13.04%) Kubernetes
5 3 (13.04%) Packer
6 2 (8.70%) SELinux
7 1 (4.35%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (4.35%) Kibana
7 1 (4.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
3 4 (17.39%) AppDynamics
3 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
3 4 (17.39%) PagerDuty
4 3 (13.04%) NetApp
4 3 (13.04%) Nimsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Oracle
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.35%) CA
6 1 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Mercator
6 1 (4.35%) RedGate
6 1 (4.35%) Sage
6 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
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