The first table below looks at the demand for KVM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing KVM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £313
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +36.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
48 44 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.71% 12.83% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 32
Average daily rate £325 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 10
Average hourly rate £25.00 £12.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% -36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.24 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.55 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
KVM
Yorkshire