Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 12 December 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 West
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 189 209
Rank change year-on-year 0 +20 +4
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 10 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.18% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.11% 1.55% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 7
South West median daily rate £450 £488 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +16.07% +29.23%
10th Percentile £369 £401 £313
90th Percentile £495 £571 £480
England median daily rate £500 £500 £425
% change year-on-year - +17.65% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 the South West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 902 968 968
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.07% 17.09% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 673 693
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £300
90th Percentile £525 £531 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 40 53
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £41.75 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.44% +0.60% +9.21%
10th Percentile £32.70 £24.72 £30.10
90th Percentile £49.65 £52.20 £44.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%

Vagrant
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Vagrant as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Vagrant in the South West

Vagrant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vagrant in the South West

Vagrant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vagrant in the South West over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vagrant in the South West

Vagrant
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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
Wiltshire -7 4 £463 -7.50%
Devon - 3 £423 -
Dorset - 3 - -
Vagrant
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 West region with a requirement for Vagrant.

1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) VirtualBox
2 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (50.00%) Docker
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (40.00%) CoreOS
4 4 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (40.00%) Route 53
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 4 (40.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (40.00%) Serverless
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon S3
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 4 (40.00%) DSDM
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) VMS

Vagrant
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (40.00%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (40.00%) Route 53
2 4 (40.00%) Serverless
2 4 (40.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (10.00%) Google App Engine
3 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (10.00%) Heroku
3 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) PCoIP
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) FTP
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) SMS
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (10.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Support
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Agile Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (10.00%) Flask
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (40.00%) CoreOS
3 3 (30.00%) VMS
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) DSDM
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
4 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) UML
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Ruby
4 3 (30.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (10.00%) CESG Certified Professional
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VirtualBox
2 5 (50.00%) Docker
3 3 (30.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (10.00%) GlusterFS
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Packer
1 3 (30.00%) Terraform
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) OSSEC
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) New Relic
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) VMware