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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 576 549 566
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +17
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 12 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the System Software category 0.23% 0.083% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
5188 4831 4388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.80% 10.09% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2916 2527 2160
Average daily rate £360 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 653 623 595
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £31.56 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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
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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
South East - 8 £300 - 2
London +8 4 £500 +33.33% 1
North West - - - -
South West - - - - 3
East of England - - - - 2
VirtualBox
UK

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 17 (89.47%) Jenkins
1 17 (89.47%) Vagrant
2 14 (73.68%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Selenium
2 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (68.42%) Maven
3 13 (68.42%) Java
3 13 (68.42%) Puppet
4 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
4 12 (63.16%) CSS
5 11 (57.89%) MVC
5 11 (57.89%) Web Services
5 11 (57.89%) TDD
5 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
5 11 (57.89%) Spring MVC
5 11 (57.89%) Spring
5 11 (57.89%) Ajax
5 11 (57.89%) JSON
5 11 (57.89%) Amazon S3
5 11 (57.89%) JPA
5 11 (57.89%) Mockito
5 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
5 11 (57.89%) RESTful
6 9 (47.37%) Scrum
6 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
6 9 (47.37%) RSpec
6 9 (47.37%) Open Source

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 9 (47.37%) Tomcat
2 6 (31.58%) Apache
3 3 (15.79%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) Gunicorn
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.26%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 14 (73.68%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (73.68%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (57.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Internet
2 3 (15.79%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Hazelcast
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Jenkins
2 14 (73.68%) Selenium
3 13 (68.42%) Maven
4 11 (57.89%) Mockito
4 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
5 9 (47.37%) RSpec
6 8 (42.11%) JUnit
7 5 (26.32%) Subversion
8 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 4 (21.05%) Grunt
9 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
10 2 (10.53%) JMeter
10 2 (10.53%) JIRA
11 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
11 1 (5.26%) Gradle
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) Web Services
2 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
2 11 (57.89%) Spring
2 11 (57.89%) Ajax
2 11 (57.89%) JSON
2 11 (57.89%) Spring MVC
2 11 (57.89%) JPA
2 11 (57.89%) RESTful
3 5 (26.32%) PostGIS
3 5 (26.32%) JTS
4 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) JSLint
5 1 (5.26%) Sass
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
5 1 (5.26%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) CentOS
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (57.89%) TDD
2 11 (57.89%) MVC
3 9 (47.37%) Scrum
4 8 (42.11%) BDD
5 7 (36.84%) Kanban
5 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
5 7 (36.84%) Web Development
6 5 (26.32%) DevOps
7 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
8 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) Java
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) Bourne shell
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Python
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Docker
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) vCloud
4 2 (10.53%) KVM
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (5.26%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (89.47%) Vagrant
2 13 (68.42%) Puppet
3 3 (15.79%) Nagios
3 3 (15.79%) Zenoss
3 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.26%) StatsD
4 1 (5.26%) Ansible
4 1 (5.26%) YUM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) EMC
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) Tripwire
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
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