Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 June 2019 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 > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 346 375 355
Rank change year-on-year +29 -20 +31
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.054% 0.054% 0.019%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 0.38% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
South East median daily rate £486 £500 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.75% +26.90% -14.81%
10th Percentile £399 £500 £332
90th Percentile £547 £500 £441
England median daily rate £485 £550 £433
% change year-on-year -11.82% +27.02% -8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
South East median hourly rate - £22.50 -
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 the South East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2,330 2,361 1,903
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.83% 14.23% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,466 1,279 1,090
South East median daily rate £434 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.27% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £190 £185 £163
90th Percentile £600 £569 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 173 159
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +2.33%
10th Percentile £10.64 £10.50 £10.40
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.13 £43.00
England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.23%

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VirtualBox as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in the South East

VirtualBox
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing VirtualBox in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for VirtualBox in the South East

VirtualBox
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for VirtualBox in the South East

VirtualBox
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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
Hampshire +6 5 £473 -
Thames Valley - 3 £525 -
Berkshire - 2 £531 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £415 -
VirtualBox
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 South East region with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 8 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 8 (100.00%) Docker
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Ansible
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 4 (50.00%) Selenium
5 3 (37.50%) Google
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Maven
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) JUnit
5 3 (37.50%) JBoss
5 3 (37.50%) Python
5 3 (37.50%) SNMP
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Node.js
5 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) HTML5
5 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
5 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)

VirtualBox
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (37.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Datadog
1 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (37.50%) Yarn
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SNMP
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Vagrant
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) JUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) webpack
4 2 (25.00%) GitLab
5 1 (12.50%) Babel
5 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (12.50%) JIRA
5 1 (12.50%) PyCharm
5 1 (12.50%) Wing IDE
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Python Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Android Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C/C++ Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Android Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Mobile Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) Jest
2 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 3 (37.50%) React
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Spring Boot
2 3 (37.50%) Vue.js
3 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (25.00%) Kafka
4 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
4 1 (12.50%) Django
4 1 (12.50%) Flask
4 1 (12.50%) NumPy
4 1 (12.50%) PyTables
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) SciPy
4 1 (12.50%) Sphinx
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Software Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Android Development
4 2 (25.00%) Business Development
4 2 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Java 8
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) Kotlin
5 1 (12.50%) ES6
5 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Docker
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) LXC
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Ansible
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (25.00%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (25.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (25.00%) Packer
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian
1 3 (37.50%) Google
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) New Relic
2 2 (25.00%) Samsung
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) VMware