The table below looks at the statistics for VirtualBox skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank - 31 40
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 0 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.17% 2.35%
As % of the System Software category - 7.89% 18.18%
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 Southampton region.

System Software Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 9.48% 14.84% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 20
Median daily rate £375 £300 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £155 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 7
Median hourly rate £15.28 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £25.10 £23.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -

VirtualBox
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing VirtualBox as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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