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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle VM VirtualBox
UK / England
Rank 548 600 567
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -33
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 12 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.023% 0.051%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 0.23% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 16
Median daily rate £410 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £385 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £530 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £288 £381
% change year-on-year
+42.60% -24.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
4747 4885 4904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.54% 10.27% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3015 2948 2707
Median daily rate £405 £378 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.10% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 446 576
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.20 £31.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +17 7 £435 -10.76% 3
Yorkshire - 5 £410 - 1
VirtualBox
UK

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 21 (67.74%) DevOps
3 20 (64.52%) Vagrant
4 19 (61.29%) Jenkins
5 18 (58.06%) Git (software)
6 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (51.61%) VMware
6 16 (51.61%) Ruby
6 16 (51.61%) Docker
7 15 (48.39%) Oracle
8 14 (45.16%) Java
8 14 (45.16%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
8 14 (45.16%) Puppet
9 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
9 13 (41.94%) Nagios
9 13 (41.94%) MySQL
10 12 (38.71%) Python
10 12 (38.71%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (35.48%) Ansible
11 11 (35.48%) HTTP
12 10 (32.26%) Open Source
12 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
13 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
13 9 (29.03%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (29.03%) New Relic
13 9 (29.03%) CoreOS
13 9 (29.03%) Elastic Stack
13 9 (29.03%) Sonatype Nexus

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 7 (22.58%) OpenStack
2 5 (16.13%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) Apache Spark
3 4 (12.90%) Confluence
3 4 (12.90%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (16.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (16.13%) IaaS
2 5 (16.13%) Loggly
2 5 (16.13%) Sumo Logic
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
3 4 (12.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (12.90%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (12.90%) GitHub
3 4 (12.90%) Route 53
3 4 (12.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (9.68%) G Suite
5 2 (6.45%) Slack
6 1 (3.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) HTTP
2 9 (29.03%) SSL
3 8 (25.81%) VPN
4 7 (22.58%) DNS
5 6 (19.35%) Internet
5 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.68%) LDAP
7 2 (6.45%) BGP
7 2 (6.45%) MPLS
7 2 (6.45%) OSPF
7 2 (6.45%) Skype
7 2 (6.45%) VLAN
8 1 (3.23%) FTP
8 1 (3.23%) SSH
8 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (41.94%) MySQL
3 9 (29.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (29.03%) MongoDB
4 5 (16.13%) Hadoop
4 5 (16.13%) HBase
4 5 (16.13%) Redis
4 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
5 4 (12.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (12.90%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
5 4 (12.90%) Riak
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (64.52%) Vagrant
2 19 (61.29%) Jenkins
3 18 (58.06%) Git (software)
4 9 (29.03%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (22.58%) JIRA
5 7 (22.58%) Maven
6 5 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (16.13%) Bundler
6 5 (16.13%) Grunt
6 5 (16.13%) Selenium
7 4 (12.90%) Ant
7 4 (12.90%) Artifactory
7 4 (12.90%) SonarQube
7 4 (12.90%) Subversion
8 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
8 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.23%) Gradle
8 1 (3.23%) JUnit
8 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (22.58%) AWS DevOps
4 6 (19.35%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (12.90%) Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Ruby Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Unix Scripter
5 4 (12.90%) Unix Scripting Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Mac Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Mac Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
2 5 (16.13%) CSS
2 5 (16.13%) CSS3
2 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 5 (16.13%) HTML5
2 5 (16.13%) jQuery
2 5 (16.13%) LAMP
2 5 (16.13%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (9.68%) JSON
3 3 (9.68%) JSP
3 3 (9.68%) REST
3 3 (9.68%) XML
4 2 (6.45%) Node.js
4 2 (6.45%) RESTful
5 1 (3.23%) Behat
5 1 (3.23%) Ember.js
5 1 (3.23%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Replication
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (12.90%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (6.45%) CESG
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) CoreOS
3 8 (25.81%) CentOS
4 7 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (22.58%) Unix
5 5 (16.13%) Ubuntu
6 3 (9.68%) Android
6 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
6 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
6 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X Server
6 3 (9.68%) Windows
7 1 (3.23%) AIX
7 1 (3.23%) SUSE
7 1 (3.23%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) DevOps
2 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
4 10 (32.26%) Open Source
5 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (19.35%) BDD
6 6 (19.35%) TDD
7 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
7 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.90%) Auto-Scaling
8 4 (12.90%) Coaching
8 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.90%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (12.90%) Kanban
8 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
8 4 (12.90%) Migration
8 4 (12.90%) Scrum
8 4 (12.90%) Scrum-ban
8 4 (12.90%) Software Testing
8 4 (12.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Ruby
2 14 (45.16%) Java
3 12 (38.71%) Python
4 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
5 8 (25.81%) Perl
6 7 (22.58%) PL/SQL
6 7 (22.58%) SQL
7 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
7 6 (19.35%) PHP
8 1 (3.23%) C#
8 1 (3.23%) C++
8 1 (3.23%) Go
8 1 (3.23%) Groovy
8 1 (3.23%) Korn
8 1 (3.23%) Scala
8 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Docker
1 16 (51.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (16.13%) HDFS
4 4 (12.90%) LXC
5 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
5 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.45%) KVM
7 1 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) Puppet
2 13 (41.94%) Nagios
3 12 (38.71%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (35.48%) Ansible
5 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes
5 5 (16.13%) Salt
5 5 (16.13%) ZABBIX
6 4 (12.90%) OSSEC
6 4 (12.90%) Terraform
6 4 (12.90%) Zenoss
7 3 (9.68%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (9.68%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (9.68%) SCCM
7 3 (9.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) VMware
2 15 (48.39%) Oracle
3 9 (29.03%) New Relic
4 8 (25.81%) Google
5 5 (16.13%) Rackspace
5 5 (16.13%) SaltStack
5 5 (16.13%) Splunk
6 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
7 3 (9.68%) Apple
7 3 (9.68%) Citrix
7 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) Symantec
8 2 (6.45%) SAP
9 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco
9 1 (3.23%) IBM