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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle VM VirtualBox
England / South East
Rank 232 251 248
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 2 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.027% 0.060% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.21% 0.52% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £288 £400
% change year-on-year
+42.60% -28.12%
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
948 964 1148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.96% 11.50% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 558 569
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £503 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 106 107
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.25 £39.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
West Sussex - 2 - -
VirtualBox
England

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) PaaS
4 2 (40.00%) Ansible
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
4 2 (40.00%) Microservices
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Unix
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) NUnit
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Perforce
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
4 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (40.00%) Puppet
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) Node.js
4 2 (40.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (40.00%) CMake

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
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) CMake
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) MSBuild
2 2 (40.00%) NUnit
2 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (40.00%) TestComplete
2 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build and Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Build Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
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%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
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%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) RAD
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Perforce
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VMware