The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing KVM 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.15% - -
As % of the System Software category 1.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £356 -
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.75 -
System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
73 69 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.88% 11.27% 8.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 19
Average daily rate £250 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £176 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £417 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.69% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.78 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £32.50 £34.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.67% +4.41%
KVM
East of England

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

KVM
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £313 -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
KVM
East of England

KVM
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing KVM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited KVM.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing KVM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited KVM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) WatchGuard