The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 26 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
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 447 485 468
Rank change year-on-year +38 -17  
Contract jobs citing Vagrant 160 166 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.94% 2.02% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 117 133
Median daily rate £450 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £570
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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8255 8238 7480
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.56% 15.52% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5637 5677 4940
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 125 128
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.75 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Vagrant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vagrant in the UK

Vagrant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vagrant over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vagrant in the UK

Vagrant
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vagrant within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +28 158 £450 - 43
London -6 80 £500 +11.11% 20
South West +39 36 £425 +54.54% 3
Plymouth - 19 £433 -
Devon - 19 £433 -
South East +15 14 £500 +14.34% 5
West Midlands +21 10 £200 -45.94% 2
North West +17 9 £475 +11.76% 5
Somerset +2 9 £423 +53.63%
Taunton - 9 £423 -
West Sussex +28 8 £350 - 2
East Midlands -3 7 £388 -26.19%
City of London -6 7 £500 +14.28% 5
Worthing +19 6 - - 1
Warwickshire +15 5 £200 -
Liverpool +2 5 £450 -
Merseyside 0 5 £450 -
Leamington Spa - 5 £200 -
Surrey +8 4 £550 +37.50%
Nottinghamshire - 4 £388 -
Northampton +4 3 - -
Northamptonshire +2 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 £300 -
Leatherhead - 3 £550 -
Cheshire +16 2 £500 +17.64%
Yorkshire +16 2 £420 +20.00% 6
Leeds +13 2 £420 +20.00% 5
Manchester +12 2 £550 - 5
Telford +10 2 £513 +38.51% 1
Shropshire +10 2 £513 +38.51% 1

For the 6 months to 26 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 with a requirement for Vagrant.

1 161 (59.41%) Git (software)
2 160 (59.04%) Agile Software Development
3 155 (57.20%) DevOps
4 151 (55.72%) Docker
5 148 (54.61%) Jenkins
6 147 (54.24%) Linux
7 139 (51.29%) Python
8 133 (49.08%) Ansible
9 122 (45.02%) Puppet
10 120 (44.28%) Amazon AWS
11 82 (30.26%) Java
12 81 (29.89%) Ruby
12 81 (29.89%) Continuous Integration
13 79 (29.15%) Bash Shell
14 76 (28.04%) Opscode Chef
15 71 (26.20%) Configuration Management
16 66 (24.35%) JIRA
17 65 (23.99%) Scrum
18 64 (23.62%) JavaScript
18 64 (23.62%) Terraform
19 63 (23.25%) SQL
20 60 (22.14%) VMware
21 55 (20.30%) HTML
22 54 (19.93%) Open Source
23 53 (19.56%) CSS
24 46 (16.97%) Continuous Delivery
25 45 (16.61%) Scala
25 45 (16.61%) MongoDB
26 43 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 42 (15.50%) Test Automation

Vagrant
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 33 (12.18%) Elasticsearch
2 32 (11.81%) Apache Spark
3 30 (11.07%) nginx
4 27 (9.96%) Confluence
5 22 (8.12%) Apache
6 21 (7.75%) OpenStack
7 20 (7.38%) Tomcat
8 13 (4.80%) WebLogic
9 11 (4.06%) WebSphere
10 8 (2.95%) Drupal
11 7 (2.58%) Apache Pig
11 7 (2.58%) JBoss
12 6 (2.21%) SharePoint
13 5 (1.85%) CMS
14 4 (1.48%) IIS
15 2 (0.74%) LiveCycle
15 2 (0.74%) WordPress
16 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
16 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
16 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Oracle Cash Management
1 4 (1.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (1.11%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.37%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.37%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 120 (44.28%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (14.02%) GitHub
3 31 (11.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (7.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (5.17%) Amazon S3
6 13 (4.80%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (3.32%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (3.32%) IaaS
8 8 (2.95%) Amazon ELB
8 8 (2.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (2.95%) IBM Cloud
9 7 (2.58%) Route 53
10 5 (1.85%) SoftLayer
11 4 (1.48%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (1.48%) Heroku
11 4 (1.48%) Loggly
11 4 (1.48%) Sumo Logic
12 3 (1.11%) Bluemix
12 3 (1.11%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.74%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.70%) DNS
2 16 (5.90%) HTTP
2 16 (5.90%) LDAP
3 15 (5.54%) SSL
4 14 (5.17%) TCP/IP
5 12 (4.43%) Internet
6 9 (3.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (3.32%) Firewall
7 8 (2.95%) VPN
8 7 (2.58%) Kerberos
9 5 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (1.85%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (1.85%) VSAN
10 3 (1.11%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.11%) Network Security
11 2 (0.74%) DHCP
11 2 (0.74%) NAS
11 2 (0.74%) SAN
11 2 (0.74%) SSH
11 2 (0.74%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.61%) MongoDB
2 42 (15.50%) Hadoop
3 40 (14.76%) Big Data
4 34 (12.55%) MySQL
5 27 (9.96%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (8.86%) NoSQL
7 18 (6.64%) SQL Server
8 13 (4.80%) Relational Database
9 11 (4.06%) Apache Hive
9 11 (4.06%) Oracle Database
9 11 (4.06%) Redis
10 10 (3.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (3.32%) HBase
12 7 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
12 7 (2.58%) Apache Accumulo
13 6 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (2.21%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.85%) MS Access
15 4 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (1.48%) Riak
Development Applications
1 161 (59.41%) Git (software)
2 148 (54.61%) Jenkins
3 66 (24.35%) JIRA
4 24 (8.86%) Maven
5 21 (7.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 21 (7.75%) Subversion
6 20 (7.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 19 (7.01%) Cucumber
7 19 (7.01%) Hudson
8 18 (6.64%) TeamCity
9 17 (6.27%) Bitbucket
10 15 (5.54%) Grunt
10 15 (5.54%) Selenium
11 12 (4.43%) Gradle
11 12 (4.43%) gulp
12 10 (3.69%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (2.95%) Jasmine
13 8 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (2.58%) Ant
14 7 (2.58%) Mocha
General
1 7 (2.58%) Retail
1 7 (2.58%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.21%) Finance
3 5 (1.85%) Front Office
4 4 (1.48%) Marketing
5 2 (0.74%) Banking
5 2 (0.74%) Law
6 1 (0.37%) Advertising
6 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.37%) Electronics
6 1 (0.37%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 89 (32.84%) Developer
2 83 (30.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (11.44%) Java Developer
4 29 (10.70%) Linux Engineer
5 25 (9.23%) AWS Engineer
5 25 (9.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 23 (8.49%) AWS DevOps
7 20 (7.38%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 18 (6.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 16 (5.90%) PHP Developer
10 14 (5.17%) Senior Developer
11 13 (4.80%) Python Developer
11 13 (4.80%) Software Developer
11 13 (4.80%) Tester
11 13 (4.80%) WebOps Engineer
12 12 (4.43%) Senior DevOps
13 11 (4.06%) Consultant
13 11 (4.06%) Full Stack Developer
13 11 (4.06%) QA Tester
13 11 (4.06%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (20.30%) HTML
2 53 (19.56%) CSS
3 37 (13.65%) REST
4 33 (12.18%) Elastic Stack
5 32 (11.81%) Web Services
6 30 (11.07%) Node.js
7 28 (10.33%) JSON
8 25 (9.23%) AngularJS
9 24 (8.86%) HTML5
10 21 (7.75%) RabbitMQ
11 20 (7.38%) Spring
12 19 (7.01%) CSS3
12 19 (7.01%) Sass
13 17 (6.27%) Sensu
14 14 (5.17%) jQuery
15 13 (4.80%) Symfony
16 12 (4.43%) .NET
17 11 (4.06%) Akka
18 10 (3.69%) React
19 9 (3.32%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.69%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.58%) Private Cloud
4 6 (2.21%) FlexPod
4 6 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (2.21%) iPad
4 6 (2.21%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.11%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.74%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.74%) Life Science
7 2 (0.74%) Streaming Video
7 2 (0.74%) User Experience
7 2 (0.74%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.37%) Replication
8 1 (0.37%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 147 (54.24%) Linux
2 43 (15.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (14.76%) Ubuntu
4 37 (13.65%) CentOS
5 28 (10.33%) Unix
6 22 (8.12%) Windows
7 18 (6.64%) SUSE
8 11 (4.06%) Mac OS
9 7 (2.58%) Windows Server
10 5 (1.85%) Debian
11 3 (1.11%) Android
12 2 (0.74%) VMS
12 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.37%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (59.04%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (57.20%) DevOps
3 81 (29.89%) Continuous Integration
4 71 (26.20%) Configuration Management
5 65 (23.99%) Scrum
6 54 (19.93%) Open Source
7 46 (16.97%) Continuous Delivery
8 42 (15.50%) Test Automation
9 33 (12.18%) Analytics
10 32 (11.81%) Software Engineering
11 30 (11.07%) TDD
12 23 (8.49%) Waterfall
13 22 (8.12%) Kanban
14 21 (7.75%) E-Commerce
15 18 (6.64%) BDD
16 16 (5.90%) Microservices
16 16 (5.90%) Systems Analysis
17 14 (5.17%) Front End Development
17 14 (5.17%) Pair Programming
17 14 (5.17%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 139 (51.29%) Python
2 82 (30.26%) Java
3 81 (29.89%) Ruby
4 79 (29.15%) Bash Shell
5 64 (23.62%) JavaScript
6 63 (23.25%) SQL
7 45 (16.61%) Scala
8 40 (14.76%) Perl
9 34 (12.55%) PHP
10 33 (12.18%) Shell Script
11 20 (7.38%) PowerShell
12 16 (5.90%) C++
13 15 (5.54%) Go
14 12 (4.43%) C#
15 5 (1.85%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.85%) VB
15 5 (1.85%) VC++
16 4 (1.48%) ES6
17 3 (1.11%) C
17 3 (1.11%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.17%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.69%) ISEB
3 10 (3.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (2.58%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (1.85%) Degree
6 4 (1.48%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.11%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (0.74%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.74%) VCDX
9 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.55%) QA
2 12 (4.43%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.11%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.74%) GCP
4 2 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 151 (55.72%) Docker
2 25 (9.23%) VirtualBox
3 17 (6.27%) vCloud
4 15 (5.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (2.95%) Active Directory
6 7 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.21%) NFS
8 5 (1.85%) Hyper-V
9 4 (1.48%) iptables
9 4 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.48%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (1.48%) vSphere
9 4 (1.48%) Xen
10 3 (1.11%) KVM
10 3 (1.11%) LXC
11 2 (0.74%) HDFS
12 1 (0.37%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.37%) Samba
12 1 (0.37%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 133 (49.08%) Ansible
2 122 (45.02%) Puppet
3 76 (28.04%) Opscode Chef
4 64 (23.62%) Terraform
5 29 (10.70%) Graphite
6 20 (7.38%) Kubernetes
7 15 (5.54%) ZABBIX
8 13 (4.80%) Salt
9 10 (3.69%) Nagios
10 8 (2.95%) Consul
10 8 (2.95%) Kibana
10 8 (2.95%) logstash
11 7 (2.58%) Oozie
11 7 (2.58%) Packer
12 6 (2.21%) FortiGate
12 6 (2.21%) Forum Sentry
12 6 (2.21%) Prometheus
12 6 (2.21%) vRealize
13 5 (1.85%) Pingdom
14 4 (1.48%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 60 (22.14%) VMware
2 33 (12.18%) Cloudera
3 31 (11.44%) Oracle
4 24 (8.86%) Hortonworks
5 23 (8.49%) Atlassian
6 20 (7.38%) SaltStack
7 18 (6.64%) Red Hat
8 16 (5.90%) Microsoft
9 12 (4.43%) Google
10 11 (4.06%) Cisco
11 8 (2.95%) Splunk
12 7 (2.58%) AppDynamics
12 7 (2.58%) New Relic
12 7 (2.58%) Rackspace
13 6 (2.21%) AlienVault
13 6 (2.21%) IBM
13 6 (2.21%) Juniper
13 6 (2.21%) Palo Alto
13 6 (2.21%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.85%) ATG
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Worthing, Sussex
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Source Technology
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Trust In Soda
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Piksel
Rate: Highly Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago