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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank - 263 -
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.040% -
As % of the System Software category - 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 -
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
1274 1292 1156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.24% 12.81% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 763 654 525
Median daily rate £375 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 147 158
Median hourly rate £21.33 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

VirtualBox
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing VirtualBox as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) JTS
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Mockito
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) Gradle
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Hazelcast
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) GeoJSON
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Gradle
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
1 4 (80.00%) Mockito
2 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) gulp
3 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (20.00%) PhpStorm
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) GeoJSON
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) JTS
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) PHP 5
3 1 (20.00%) PHP 7
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Infobright