Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 20 September 2018 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 West
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 189 -
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 0 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.38% -
As % of the System Software category - 3.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 19 0
South West median daily rate - £425 -
England median daily rate £550 £425 £469
% change year-on-year +29.41% -9.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West 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 the South West with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 817 688 759
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.98% 12.52% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 429 444
South West median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £180 £153 £140
90th Percentile £575 £538 £571
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 43 66
South West median hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £15.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.43% +12.52% -20.24%
10th Percentile £10.83 £10.32 £10.38
90th Percentile £47.00 £48.75 £40.38
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.68 £16.00
% change year-on-year -1.08% +4.25% -

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in the South West

VirtualBox
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VirtualBox in the South West