The table below looks at the statistics for VirtualBox skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 606 606 591
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 11 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.039% 0.012%
As % of the System Software category 0.18% 0.37% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 6
Median daily rate £439 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £420 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.67% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
VirtualBox
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6000 5472 5053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.32% 10.78% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3803 3127 2774
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 579 619
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

VirtualBox
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing VirtualBox as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VirtualBox Jobs Demand Trend in England

VirtualBox
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VirtualBox across the England region.

VirtualBox Daily Rate Trend in England

VirtualBox
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VirtualBox across the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

VirtualBox Daily Rate Histogram in England

VirtualBox
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +16 6 £445 -1.11% 4
West Midlands - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £400 -
South East +6 1 £463 +23.33% 2
VirtualBox
UK

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VirtualBox 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 England region with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (55.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) Python
5 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (45.00%) MySQL
6 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (40.00%) Perl
7 8 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
8 7 (35.00%) LDAP
8 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
8 7 (35.00%) CentOS
8 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
9 6 (30.00%) JSON
9 6 (30.00%) Release Management
9 6 (30.00%) Google
9 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
9 6 (30.00%) Vagrant
10 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (25.00%) Ansible
10 5 (25.00%) DevOps
10 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (25.00%) Google Apps
10 5 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
10 5 (25.00%) Casper Suite

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (15.00%) Apache
1 3 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (10.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Google Apps
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) LDAP
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) HTTP
4 2 (10.00%) IMAP
4 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (10.00%) POP3
4 2 (10.00%) SMTP
4 2 (10.00%) SSH
4 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) SMS
5 1 (5.00%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) MariaDB
2 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (10.00%) Impala
3 2 (10.00%) Mahout
3 2 (10.00%) Neo4j
3 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (30.00%) Vagrant
4 3 (15.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (15.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (10.00%) CMake
5 2 (10.00%) Gradle
5 2 (10.00%) InstallShield
5 2 (10.00%) Maven
5 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (10.00%) TestComplete
5 2 (10.00%) WiX
5 2 (10.00%) Yeoman
6 1 (5.00%) git-flow
6 1 (5.00%) NuGet
6 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Mac Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Build Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Data Scientist
3 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Build and Release Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) JSON
2 5 (25.00%) REST
2 5 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (10.00%) Cascalog
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) D3.js
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
3 2 (10.00%) LAMP
3 2 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (10.00%) Pandas
3 2 (10.00%) scikit-learn
3 2 (10.00%) SciPy
3 2 (10.00%) Sensu
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (5.00%) Google Maps API
4 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (35.00%) CentOS
5 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (25.00%) Android
6 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 5 (25.00%) Mac OS X Server
7 3 (15.00%) Unix
8 2 (10.00%) Fedora
8 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
9 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
1 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (30.00%) Release Management
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
5 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Time Series Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Python
2 9 (45.00%) Bash Shell
3 8 (40.00%) Perl
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) C++
5 2 (10.00%) Clojure
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.00%) R
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) VBA
6 1 (5.00%) Apple Swift
6 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (15.00%) Xen
5 2 (10.00%) Docker
6 1 (5.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (5.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Ansible
1 5 (25.00%) Casper Suite
1 5 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
1 5 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (10.00%) Capistrano
2 2 (10.00%) logstash
2 2 (10.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (5.00%) Graylog
3 1 (5.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (30.00%) Google
4 5 (25.00%) Apple
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (10.00%) NEC
5 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (5.00%) ForgeRock
6 1 (5.00%) MuleSoft
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) SAP
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