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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 246 260 249
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 4 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.63% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £450 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
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
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
1028 1109 1179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.15% 11.37% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 634 582
Median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 118 151
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £37.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 2 £488 -
Surrey - 1 £450 -
Sussex - 1 - -
VirtualBox
England

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 4 (80.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
3 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Perforce
4 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) PaaS
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS

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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (60.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (40.00%) CMake
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) MSBuild
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Build Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Fedora
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Microservices
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Perforce
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat