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 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle VM VirtualBox
England / South East
Rank - 261 256
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.012% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category - 0.088% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £288 £381
% change year-on-year
+42.60% -24.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
978 1141 1224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.69% 13.16% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 676 619
Median daily rate £364 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 107 122
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £12.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £53.34 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

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 23 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Korn

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) NFS
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
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