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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 611 593 587
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 17 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.072% 0.025%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.67% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 9
Median daily rate £463 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +23.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
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
5997 5660 5298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.94% 10.69% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3877 3237 2953
Median daily rate £413 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 565 636
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £42.80 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 August 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 August 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 -5 11 £475 +13.43% 2
South East +13 4 £450 +33.33%
North East -22 2 £300 -36.84% 1
VirtualBox
UK

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) VMware
2 20 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
3 13 (46.43%) Vagrant
3 13 (46.43%) Windows
4 11 (39.29%) Python
4 11 (39.29%) MySQL
5 9 (32.14%) Google
5 9 (32.14%) Docker
5 9 (32.14%) DevOps
5 9 (32.14%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (32.14%) CentOS
5 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
6 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 7 (25.00%) ITIL
7 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (25.00%) Ruby
7 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 7 (25.00%) Ansible
8 6 (21.43%) Open Source
8 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
8 6 (21.43%) GitHub
8 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
8 6 (21.43%) JSON

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 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) WordPress
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Drupal
4 1 (3.57%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) JBoss
4 1 (3.57%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) GitHub
3 5 (17.86%) Google Apps
4 4 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (10.71%) Google Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
6 2 (7.14%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (7.14%) Linode
6 2 (7.14%) PaaS
7 1 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) LDAP
2 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) SSL
3 3 (10.71%) HTTP
4 2 (7.14%) BGP
4 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) MPLS
4 2 (7.14%) OSPF
4 2 (7.14%) SSH
4 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) VLAN
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) SMS
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) MySQL
2 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) DataStage
4 2 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) Impala
5 1 (3.57%) Mahout
5 1 (3.57%) MariaDB
5 1 (3.57%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Git (software)
1 13 (46.43%) Vagrant
2 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (14.29%) Bundler
3 4 (14.29%) CMake
3 4 (14.29%) Gradle
3 4 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 4 (14.29%) TestComplete
4 3 (10.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (10.71%) NUnit
4 3 (10.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.71%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.14%) Bitbucket
5 2 (7.14%) GitLab
5 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
5 2 (7.14%) MSBuild
5 2 (7.14%) Subversion
5 2 (7.14%) WiX
General
1 3 (10.71%) Publishing
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Mac Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Build Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Release and Configuration Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Software Build Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) JSON
1 6 (21.43%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) REST
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) LAMP
4 2 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (7.14%) Node.js
4 2 (7.14%) RESTful
4 2 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.57%) Cascalog
5 1 (3.57%) D3.js
5 1 (3.57%) ELK Stack
5 1 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (3.57%) Pandas
5 1 (3.57%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.71%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 9 (32.14%) CentOS
3 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
4 6 (21.43%) Ubuntu
5 5 (17.86%) Android
5 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
5 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X Server
6 3 (10.71%) Unix
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
7 2 (7.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) DevOps
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) Open Source
4 6 (21.43%) Release Management
4 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Application Virtualisation
5 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.86%) Kanban
5 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (17.86%) Web Development
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (14.29%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.71%) Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) MVC
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Python
2 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 7 (25.00%) Ruby
4 5 (17.86%) Java
4 5 (17.86%) Perl
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 2 (7.14%) C++
6 2 (7.14%) Jython
6 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.57%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.57%) Clojure
7 1 (3.57%) Cypher
7 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.57%) R
7 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) Docker
2 9 (32.14%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.14%) KVM
5 2 (7.14%) Xen
6 1 (3.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (3.57%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (25.00%) Ansible
3 5 (17.86%) Casper Suite
3 5 (17.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (17.86%) SCCM
3 5 (17.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (14.29%) Puppet
5 2 (7.14%) Nagios
5 2 (7.14%) OpenNMS
5 2 (7.14%) ZABBIX
5 2 (7.14%) Zenoss
6 1 (3.57%) Capistrano
6 1 (3.57%) Kibana
6 1 (3.57%) logstash
6 1 (3.57%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) VMware
2 9 (32.14%) Google
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (17.86%) Apple
5 5 (17.86%) Citrix
5 5 (17.86%) Symantec
6 4 (14.29%) IBM
7 2 (7.14%) NEC
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle
7 2 (7.14%) Perforce
7 2 (7.14%) Rackspace
7 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (7.14%) SaltStack
7 2 (7.14%) SAP
8 1 (3.57%) ForgeRock
8 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft