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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 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 £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
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
198 196 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.65% 9.74% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 120 48
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 20
Average hourly rate £12.10 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.40 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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