Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 21 February 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 85 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.29% 0.30% -
As % of the System Software category 1.91% 2.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
South West median daily rate £475 £500 -
% change year-on-year -5.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 157 165 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 15.07% 12.42% 12.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 103 112
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £350 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +2.56% -9.00%
10th Percentile £200 £144 £201
90th Percentile £663 £575 £459
South West median daily rate £400 £330 £340
% change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 12
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -57.32% +148.48%
10th Percentile £14.80 £16.25 £12.65
90th Percentile £34.25 £18.75 £45.10
South West median hourly rate £23.50 £15.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +54.10% -15.28% +14.29%

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing VirtualBox as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in Wiltshire

VirtualBox
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 2018. 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
Swindon +5 3 £475 -5.00%
VirtualBox
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 3 (100.00%) DSDM
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Route 53
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (100.00%) CoreOS
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 3 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 3 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 3 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (100.00%) Serverless
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

VirtualBox
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 3 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (100.00%) Route 53
1 3 (100.00%) Serverless
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CoreOS
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Auto-Scaling
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) DSDM
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Terraform
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) VMware