Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for VirtualBox skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VirtualBox over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
England > London
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 518 372 587
Rank change year-on-year -146 +215 +23
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 5 5 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.017% 0.032% 0.012%
As % of the System Software category 0.12% 0.21% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
10th Percentile £417 £447 £418
25th Percentile £423 £465 £492
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £435 £500 £571
Median % change year-on-year -13.00% -12.36% -4.92%
75th Percentile £438 £525 £631
90th Percentile " " £643
England median daily rate £450 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -9.09%

VirtualBox is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,182 2,361 6,277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.88% 14.99% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,066 1,728 4,606
10th Percentile £350 £275 £206
25th Percentile £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £520
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% -3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £625 £600 £600
90th Percentile £700 £652 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 96
10th Percentile £15.43 £12.45 £12.76
25th Percentile £20.00 £14.78 £16.08
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £51.00 £41.50 £38.78
90th Percentile £71.60 £47.83 £48.94
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.42 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.44% +5.59% +2.48%

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing VirtualBox as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in London

VirtualBox
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing VirtualBox in London.

Daily rate trend for VirtualBox in London

VirtualBox
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the London region over the 6 months to 1 August 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -23 2 £435 -1.14% 1
VirtualBox
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT contractor jobs citing VirtualBox also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (40.00%) sed
3 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) Server Patching
3 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) AWK
3 2 (40.00%) LAMP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase

VirtualBox
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Figma
1 1 (20.00%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (20.00%) BrowserStack
3 1 (20.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (20.00%) Appium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (20.00%) German Language
1 1 (20.00%) Polish Language
1 1 (20.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) IT Trainer
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior QA Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Server Patching
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Management
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) AWK
1 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (40.00%) sed
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase