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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 269 242 239
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -3
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 6 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.061% 0.098% 0.023%
As % of the System Software category 0.53% 0.83% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £90
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +233.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £90
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +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
1139 1078 1076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.50% 11.70% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 548 528
Average daily rate £338 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 137 130
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.50 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VirtualBox across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

VirtualBox Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 September 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
West Sussex - 3 £338 -
Berkshire - 2 - -
VirtualBox
England

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
3 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 7 (63.64%) Vagrant
4 6 (54.55%) WebCenter
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) Maven
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) Ant
5 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
5 5 (45.45%) JSP
5 5 (45.45%) Apache
5 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) Cisco
5 5 (45.45%) Subversion
5 5 (45.45%) JSTL
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
6 4 (36.36%) VMware
6 4 (36.36%) CCNP
6 4 (36.36%) CCNA
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (36.36%) Juniper
6 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (27.27%) Cacti
7 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (27.27%) CCENT

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (45.45%) WebLogic
1 5 (45.45%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
1 1 (9.09%) PaaS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) 802.11
3 3 (27.27%) OSPF
3 3 (27.27%) BGP
3 3 (27.27%) EIGRP
3 3 (27.27%) VRRP
3 3 (27.27%) tcpdump
3 3 (27.27%) HSRP
3 3 (27.27%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) IPsec
3 3 (27.27%) VLAN
3 3 (27.27%) VPLS
3 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (27.27%) ADSL
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
2 6 (54.55%) Ant
2 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 5 (45.45%) Eclipse
3 5 (45.45%) Subversion
4 1 (9.09%) Grunt
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) WebCenter
2 5 (45.45%) JSP
2 5 (45.45%) JSTL
3 3 (27.27%) 802.1X
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) YAML
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
5 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
5 1 (9.09%) Sass
5 1 (9.09%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) CentOS
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) Groovy
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CCNP
1 4 (36.36%) CCNA
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCSE
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (27.27%) JNCIA
2 3 (27.27%) CCENT
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Vagrant
2 3 (27.27%) Cacti
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet
3 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Juniper
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Qualys
3 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
3 3 (27.27%) Aruba
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft