The first table below looks at the demand for VirtualBox skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle VirtualBox
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
21 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.77% 17.28% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 12
Average daily rate £294 £335 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.31% -13.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £155 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £500 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 - £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 - £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
VirtualBox
East of England