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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 555 552 524
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -28
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 16 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.015% 0.005%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.15% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £300 £90
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +233.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £300 £90
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +233.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - -
VirtualBox
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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
4897 4601 3971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.06% 9.67% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2792 2495 1921
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 570 597 575
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £31.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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
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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 West -2 6 £450 +50.00% 4
South East - 5 £375 - 1
London - 3 £450 - 7
North West - 2 - - 1
VirtualBox
UK

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 28 (71.79%) Linux
2 27 (69.23%) Vagrant
3 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (61.54%) Puppet
5 21 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (48.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (48.72%) Jenkins
6 19 (48.72%) VMware
7 18 (46.15%) DevOps
8 17 (43.59%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (43.59%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (43.59%) Ruby
8 17 (43.59%) Apache
8 17 (43.59%) Java
9 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
10 14 (35.90%) Tomcat
10 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
11 13 (33.33%) Kanban
11 13 (33.33%) Scrum
12 12 (30.77%) Web Development
12 12 (30.77%) Web Services
12 12 (30.77%) Python
12 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
12 12 (30.77%) Docker
13 11 (28.21%) Groovy
13 11 (28.21%) DNS
14 10 (25.64%) Oracle
14 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
14 10 (25.64%) Maven
14 10 (25.64%) NoSQL

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 17 (43.59%) Apache
2 14 (35.90%) Tomcat
3 8 (20.51%) Node.js
3 8 (20.51%) nginx
4 5 (12.82%) OpenStack
5 4 (10.26%) JBoss
6 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
6 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
6 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (5.13%) Drupal
8 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (2.56%) Confluence
8 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (43.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.51%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (17.95%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon S3
5 4 (10.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (7.69%) Google Apps
7 2 (5.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) DNS
2 8 (20.51%) Firewall
3 7 (17.95%) DHCP
4 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.38%) Internet
5 5 (12.82%) NAS
5 5 (12.82%) VPN
6 4 (10.26%) SAN
6 4 (10.26%) Network Security
7 3 (7.69%) IMAP
7 3 (7.69%) Wireless
7 3 (7.69%) POP3
7 3 (7.69%) SMTP
7 3 (7.69%) DMZ
8 2 (5.13%) SSL
8 2 (5.13%) IPsec
8 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (5.13%) VLAN
8 2 (5.13%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) NoSQL
2 8 (20.51%) Redis
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) Hazelcast
4 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.69%) MySQL
5 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) Jenkins
2 12 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 10 (25.64%) Maven
4 8 (20.51%) Hudson
5 7 (17.95%) Mercurial
5 7 (17.95%) Selenium
6 6 (15.38%) JUnit
6 6 (15.38%) Subversion
6 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 6 (15.38%) Mockito
7 4 (10.26%) Ant
7 4 (10.26%) RSpec
8 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
9 2 (5.13%) Metasploit
10 1 (2.56%) Grunt
10 1 (2.56%) GitLab
10 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (2.56%) FishEye
10 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Java Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Assurance Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cyber Security Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Monitoring Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) Play Framework
2 7 (17.95%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (17.95%) XML
3 6 (15.38%) CSS
3 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 6 (15.38%) Spring
3 6 (15.38%) Spring MVC
3 6 (15.38%) JPA
4 5 (12.82%) J2EE
5 4 (10.26%) JTS
5 4 (10.26%) .NET
5 4 (10.26%) LAMP
5 4 (10.26%) Ajax
5 4 (10.26%) Java EE
5 4 (10.26%) JSON
5 4 (10.26%) WebCenter
5 4 (10.26%) RESTful
5 4 (10.26%) PostGIS
6 3 (7.69%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Replication
2 4 (10.26%) Thin Client
2 4 (10.26%) Fat Client
3 3 (7.69%) CESG
3 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.13%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 28 (71.79%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) UNIX
4 3 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Debian
6 1 (2.56%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (46.15%) DevOps
4 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
5 13 (33.33%) Kanban
5 13 (33.33%) Scrum
6 12 (30.77%) Web Development
7 10 (25.64%) Load Balancing
8 9 (23.08%) TDD
8 9 (23.08%) MVC
9 8 (20.51%) Open Source
10 7 (17.95%) BDD
10 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (12.82%) SDLC
12 4 (10.26%) Workflow
12 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
12 4 (10.26%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (7.69%) Protective Monitoring
13 3 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
13 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Ruby
1 17 (43.59%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) Bash Shell
3 12 (30.77%) Python
4 11 (28.21%) Groovy
5 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.26%) Perl
7 2 (5.13%) PHP
8 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) C-shell
8 1 (2.56%) Korn
8 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 3 (7.69%) CCNA
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
3 1 (2.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.77%) Docker
3 7 (17.95%) Varnish
4 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
5 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 27 (69.23%) Vagrant
2 24 (61.54%) Puppet
3 17 (43.59%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (15.38%) Ansible
5 3 (7.69%) logstash
6 2 (5.13%) Nagios
6 2 (5.13%) Nmap
6 2 (5.13%) StatsD
6 2 (5.13%) Graylog
6 2 (5.13%) Graphite
7 1 (2.56%) yum
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) VMware
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Citrix
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
3 4 (10.26%) Pega
4 3 (7.69%) Splunk
4 3 (7.69%) Google
4 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.13%) New Relic
6 1 (2.56%) SaltStack
6 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) HP
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