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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 607 601 576
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -25
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 10 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.016% 0.016%
As % of the System Software category 0.17% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
Median daily rate £431 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -
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
5763 5109 4862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.74% 10.39% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3597 2891 2599
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 606 621
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £33.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +5.60%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -9 3 £575 +21.05% 6
North West -9 2 £400 - 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
East of England - 2 £400 - 1
South East -9 1 £463 +23.33% 2
VirtualBox
UK

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 (76.19%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (47.62%) Vagrant
5 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
6 8 (38.10%) DevOps
7 7 (33.33%) Docker
7 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 7 (33.33%) Unix
7 7 (33.33%) Perl
7 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (33.33%) Ruby
8 6 (28.57%) Windows
8 6 (28.57%) MVC
8 6 (28.57%) Sensu
8 6 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (23.81%) ELK Stack
9 5 (23.81%) Python
9 5 (23.81%) Java
9 5 (23.81%) MySQL
9 5 (23.81%) Selenium
10 4 (19.05%) Web Development
10 4 (19.05%) CSS
10 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 4 (19.05%) PHP
10 4 (19.05%) Apache
10 4 (19.05%) Tomcat

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 4 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 3 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Pig
3 2 (9.52%) WordPress
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Drupal
4 1 (4.76%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) HTTP
2 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) IMAP
3 2 (9.52%) LDAP
3 2 (9.52%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (9.52%) POP3
3 2 (9.52%) SMTP
3 2 (9.52%) SSH
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) OpenVPN
4 1 (4.76%) SMS
4 1 (4.76%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) MariaDB
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.52%) Hazelcast
3 2 (9.52%) Impala
3 2 (9.52%) Mahout
3 2 (9.52%) Neo4j
3 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Git (software)
1 12 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 10 (47.62%) Vagrant
3 6 (28.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (23.81%) Selenium
5 4 (19.05%) Gradle
6 3 (14.29%) Maven
6 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
6 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (9.52%) CMake
7 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
7 2 (9.52%) InstallShield
7 2 (9.52%) JUnit
7 2 (9.52%) Mercurial
7 2 (9.52%) Mockito
7 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
7 2 (9.52%) TestComplete
7 2 (9.52%) WiX
7 2 (9.52%) Yeoman
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Build Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Data Scientist
3 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Build and Release Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 1 (4.76%) iOS Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Sensu
2 5 (23.81%) ELK Stack
3 4 (19.05%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
4 3 (14.29%) JSON
4 3 (14.29%) LAMP
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
5 2 (9.52%) Cascalog
5 2 (9.52%) D3.js
5 2 (9.52%) GeoJSON
5 2 (9.52%) jQuery
5 2 (9.52%) JTS
5 2 (9.52%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (9.52%) Pandas
5 2 (9.52%) scikit-learn
5 2 (9.52%) SciPy
5 2 (9.52%) Spring
5 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Linux
2 7 (33.33%) Unix
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Debian
6 1 (4.76%) Fedora
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 8 (38.10%) DevOps
4 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (19.05%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 2 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (9.52%) OO
8 2 (9.52%) OOP
8 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
8 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
8 2 (9.52%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) TDD
8 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.52%) Time Series Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Perl
1 7 (33.33%) Ruby
2 5 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) Clojure
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) R
5 2 (9.52%) VBA
6 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.76%) PHP 7
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) PhD
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Docker
1 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) Xen
3 1 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (4.76%) KVM
3 1 (4.76%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (19.05%) Ansible
2 4 (19.05%) Puppet
3 2 (9.52%) Capistrano
3 2 (9.52%) logstash
3 2 (9.52%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.76%) Graylog
4 1 (4.76%) Kibana
4 1 (4.76%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) NEC
3 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.76%) ForgeRock
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) Infobright
4 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
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