The table below looks at the statistics for VirtualBox skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 236 243 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.097% 0.023% -
As % of the System Software category 0.85% 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £90 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £90 -
% change year-on-year
+233.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
VirtualBox
England

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

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1058 1107 887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.40% 12.48% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 555 388
Average daily rate £325 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 127 135
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.20 £31.20 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

VirtualBox
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VirtualBox across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VirtualBox Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VirtualBox
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VirtualBox across the South East region.

VirtualBox Daily Rate Trend in the South East

VirtualBox
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Berkshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
VirtualBox
England

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) Vagrant
2 8 (88.89%) RESTful
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon S3
2 8 (88.89%) Mockito
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) JSON
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) JPA
2 8 (88.89%) Ajax
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) Spring MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Hibernate
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) CSS
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) JUnit
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
3 5 (55.56%) BDD
3 5 (55.56%) Puppet

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) Apache
3 3 (33.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (88.89%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Hazelcast
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Maven
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (88.89%) Mockito
2 8 (88.89%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
3 5 (55.56%) JUnit
3 5 (55.56%) RSpec
4 3 (33.33%) Grunt
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) JMeter
5 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) RESTful
1 8 (88.89%) JSON
1 8 (88.89%) JPA
1 8 (88.89%) Ajax
1 8 (88.89%) Spring
1 8 (88.89%) Spring MVC
1 8 (88.89%) Hibernate
1 8 (88.89%) CSS
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) PostGIS
2 4 (44.44%) JTS
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 4 (44.44%) Kanban
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
2 4 (44.44%) vCloud
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Vagrant
2 5 (55.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Tripwire