The table below looks at the statistics for VirtualBox skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle VM 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
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -
VirtualBox
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.11% 12.37% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 18
Median daily rate £334 £235 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.02% -21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £130 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £455 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £39.63 £25.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.56% +53.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £11.80 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.32 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+9.95% +8.54%