The first table below looks at the demand for VirtualBox skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Southampton region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.13% - -
As % of the System Software category 11.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£365 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £90 -
% change year-on-year
+305.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 53 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 9.63% 17.04% 15.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 18
Average daily rate £338 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £125 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £438 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 21
Average hourly rate £22.75 £17.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -39.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
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VirtualBox
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VirtualBox across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

VirtualBox Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

VirtualBox
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VirtualBox across the Southampton region.

VirtualBox Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Mockito
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (75.00%) Grunt
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) vCloud

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Mockito
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) RSpec
2 3 (75.00%) Grunt
3 1 (25.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Spring MVC
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) JPA
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) PostGIS
2 3 (75.00%) JTS
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Open Source
1 3 (75.00%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Kanban
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) vCloud
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) EMC
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle