The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing KVM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £285 £388
% change year-on-year
+49.12% -26.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 - -
KVM
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
60 79 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.45% 12.27% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 32
Average daily rate £338 £475 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% +39.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £200 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £528 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £29.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.57% +128.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £29.75 £14.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing KVM across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

KVM
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing KVM across the Hertfordshire region.

KVM Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire