The table below looks at the statistics for VirtualBox skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 558 555 514
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -41
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 14 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.017% 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.30% 0.18% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 1
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£490 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.76% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average 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
4717 4387 3990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.70% 9.28% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2607 2223 1950
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 578 540 625
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%

VirtualBox
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VirtualBox across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 9 £500 +11.11% 6
South East - 4 £375 -
South West - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 2
VirtualBox
UK

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VirtualBox also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VirtualBox.

1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 24 (68.57%) Puppet
2 24 (68.57%) Vagrant
3 21 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (57.14%) Scrum
5 19 (54.29%) Kanban
5 19 (54.29%) Web Services
6 18 (51.43%) VMware
6 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (45.71%) Java
7 16 (45.71%) Tomcat
8 15 (42.86%) Web Development
8 15 (42.86%) Jenkins
9 14 (40.00%) Maven
10 13 (37.14%) MVC
11 12 (34.29%) Hibernate
11 12 (34.29%) Spring
11 12 (34.29%) TDD
11 12 (34.29%) Ruby
11 12 (34.29%) Spring MVC
11 12 (34.29%) Selenium
11 12 (34.29%) JUnit
11 12 (34.29%) Opscode Chef
11 12 (34.29%) DevOps
11 12 (34.29%) Cucumber
11 12 (34.29%) BDD
11 12 (34.29%) Mockito
11 12 (34.29%) JPA

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing VirtualBox also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VirtualBox. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (45.71%) Tomcat
2 10 (28.57%) Apache
3 8 (22.86%) nginx
4 7 (20.00%) Node.js
5 6 (17.14%) OpenStack
6 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
6 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (45.71%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (34.29%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (22.86%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (22.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 7 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (20.00%) Amazon S3
4 7 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (8.57%) Google Apps
6 2 (5.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Internet
2 7 (20.00%) DHCP
2 7 (20.00%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) NAS
4 4 (11.43%) SAN
4 4 (11.43%) Firewall
5 3 (8.57%) Wireless
5 3 (8.57%) IMAP
5 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) VPN
5 3 (8.57%) POP3
5 3 (8.57%) SMTP
5 3 (8.57%) DMZ
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
2 7 (20.00%) Redis
3 5 (14.29%) Hazelcast
4 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 14 (40.00%) Maven
3 12 (34.29%) Mockito
3 12 (34.29%) Cucumber
3 12 (34.29%) JUnit
3 12 (34.29%) Selenium
4 10 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 8 (22.86%) Hudson
6 7 (20.00%) Mercurial
6 7 (20.00%) RSpec
7 2 (5.71%) Ant
7 2 (5.71%) Subversion
7 2 (5.71%) GitLab
8 1 (2.86%) Grunt
8 1 (2.86%) JIRA
8 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (8.57%) Publishing
2 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (34.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Assurance Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Linux Support
9 1 (2.86%) Software Support Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Installations Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Support Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) Web Services
2 12 (34.29%) Hibernate
2 12 (34.29%) Spring
2 12 (34.29%) Spring MVC
2 12 (34.29%) JPA
3 9 (25.71%) CSS
4 7 (20.00%) XML
4 7 (20.00%) Ajax
4 7 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (20.00%) JSON
4 7 (20.00%) RESTful
4 7 (20.00%) Play Framework
5 5 (14.29%) PostGIS
5 5 (14.29%) JTS
6 4 (11.43%) .NET
6 4 (11.43%) J2EE
7 3 (8.57%) HTML
7 3 (8.57%) MAPI
8 2 (5.71%) WebCenter
9 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Replication
1 7 (20.00%) Open Source
2 4 (11.43%) Fat Client
2 4 (11.43%) Thin Client
3 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.57%) CESG
3 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.86%) GIS
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) UNIX
2 4 (11.43%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.71%) Debian
4 2 (5.71%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) CentOS
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (57.14%) Scrum
4 19 (54.29%) Kanban
5 15 (42.86%) Web Development
6 13 (37.14%) MVC
7 12 (34.29%) TDD
7 12 (34.29%) BDD
7 12 (34.29%) DevOps
8 10 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 9 (25.71%) Load Balancing
10 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (11.43%) Workflow
12 3 (8.57%) ITIL
12 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
12 3 (8.57%) Knowledge Management
12 3 (8.57%) Protective Monitoring
13 2 (5.71%) UML
13 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Java
2 12 (34.29%) Ruby
3 11 (31.43%) Python
4 10 (28.57%) Groovy
4 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.86%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.86%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
6 1 (2.86%) SQL
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) C-shell
6 1 (2.86%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Docker
3 7 (20.00%) Varnish
4 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (68.57%) Puppet
1 24 (68.57%) Vagrant
2 12 (34.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) VMware
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (11.43%) Citrix
3 4 (11.43%) Pega
4 3 (8.57%) Google
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
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