The table below looks at the statistics for VirtualBox skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VirtualBox over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Oracle VM VirtualBox
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-28.12% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
VirtualBox
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
180 105 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.85% 5.95% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 56 44
Average daily rate £383 £315 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.52% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 15
Average hourly rate £10.75 £10.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.20 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

VirtualBox
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

VirtualBox Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

VirtualBox
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat

VirtualBox
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) GitHub
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) FishEye
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) Fedora
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) logstash
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
1 1 (33.33%) yum
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) SaltStack
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk