Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 November 2017 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 - 208
Rank change year-on-year - +208 -
Contract jobs citing VirtualBox 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.045% - 0.097%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Yorkshire median daily rate £380 - £475
10th Percentile £346 - £438
90th Percentile £398 - £513
England median daily rate £406 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -14.47% +5.56% +23.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £10.00 - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 603 664 712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.56% 12.30% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 412 358
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.94% +14.05%
10th Percentile £116 £175 £124
90th Percentile £538 £575 £516
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 131
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -10.11%
10th Percentile £9.80 £9.90 £8.90
90th Percentile £20.70 £25.00 £23.75
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in Yorkshire

VirtualBox
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VirtualBox in Yorkshire

VirtualBox
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VirtualBox within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
West Yorkshire - 2 £380 -
VirtualBox
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VirtualBox also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for VirtualBox.

1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby

VirtualBox
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat