The table below looks at the statistics for VirtualBox skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
191 217 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.45% 12.08% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 124 57
Median daily rate £400 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £201 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 22
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £21.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%