Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 371 577 600
Rank change year-on-year +206 +23 0
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 5 5 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.033% 0.012% 0.087%
As % of the System Software category 0.22% 0.080% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 34
Median daily rate £500 £571 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.36% -4.92% +43.28%
10th Percentile £455 £418 £476
90th Percentile £525 £643 £625
England median daily rate £500 £500 £563
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +32.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £20.75

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 2,259 6,252 6,672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.78% 15.62% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,545 4,545 4,893
Median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £281 £203 £200
90th Percentile £650 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 108 147
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £13.13 £12.76 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.83
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.55 £16.55
% change year-on-year +14.80% - +4.91%

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 8 August 2020. 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 +132 2 £440 +13.55%
VirtualBox
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
2 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Vagrant
2 4 (80.00%) AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Puppet
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) C
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (40.00%) Server Patching
4 2 (40.00%) AWS Certification
4 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (40.00%) sed
4 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (40.00%) Data Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Packer

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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Airflow
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon EKS
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon Athena
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (40.00%) Bitbucket
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (20.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Fedora
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Data Science
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 2 (40.00%) Server Patching
3 2 (40.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (40.00%) Webhook
4 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) AWK
2 2 (40.00%) sed
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CISSP
3 1 (20.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) GIAC
3 1 (20.00%) Linux+ Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SANS
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) SSCP
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) Samba
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Nessus
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Packer
2 2 (40.00%) Terraform
3 1 (20.00%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) OpenNMS
3 1 (20.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds