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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited KVM over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing KVM 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.20% - -
As % of the System Software category 1.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £150 £413
% change year-on-year
+183.33% -63.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 - -
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
73 27 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 14.96% 7.87% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 12 21
Average daily rate £408 £380 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.23% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 16
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.73 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.02% +25.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £21.30 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

KVM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing KVM across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Varnish
2 3 (75.00%) Memory Management
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP

KVM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
2 3 (75.00%) Varnish
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago