The table below looks at the statistics for KVM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank - 43 39
Contract jobs citing KVM 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the System Software category - 3.75% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £421 £399
% change year-on-year
+18.69% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -
KVM
Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
93 80 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.69% 15.53% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 40 18
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £554 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 23 14
Median hourly rate £18.25 £12.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.08% -24.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £25.00 £32.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.78
% change year-on-year
- -4.64%

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing KVM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

KVM Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

KVM
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

KVM Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

KVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing KVM 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for KVM.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) NFS
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) Intel
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Xen
1 8 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) NAS
1 8 (100.00%) SRDF
1 8 (100.00%) FCoE
1 8 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 8 (100.00%) Multicast
2 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Middleware
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) DataSynapse

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in South 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 5 (62.50%) Apache
1 5 (62.50%) IIS
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Coherence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (62.50%) Tomcat
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) FCoE
1 8 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 8 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 8 (100.00%) LAN
1 8 (100.00%) Multicast
1 8 (100.00%) NAS
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Hadoop
2 5 (62.50%) HBase
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Middleware
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) Rendezvous
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Solaris
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) NFS
1 8 (100.00%) SRDF
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Xen
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) EMC
1 8 (100.00%) Intel
1 8 (100.00%) NetApp
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) DataSynapse
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Sybase
2 5 (62.50%) TIBCO
3 2 (25.00%) AppDynamics