Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for KVM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited KVM over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Kernel-Based Virtual Machine (KVM)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 149 178
Rank change year-on-year -18 +29 -1
Contract jobs citing KVM 3 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.079% 0.43% 0.047%
As % of the System Software category 0.42% 2.92% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 2
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £500 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -20.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £462 £437 £563
90th Percentile £488 £571 £688
South East median daily rate £285 £500 £550
% change year-on-year -43.00% -9.09% +62.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £17.00 - -

KVM is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 707 548 724
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.62% 14.88% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 332 456
Hampshire median daily rate £430 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £243 £205 £239
90th Percentile £575 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 45 67
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.86 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.41% -33.33% +31.25%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.40 £12.50
90th Percentile £45.89 £37.55 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +3.03% +8.20% -10.29%

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing KVM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for KVM in Hampshire

KVM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing KVM in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for KVM in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing KVM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for KVM.

1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) DRM
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
1 3 (100.00%) Video on Demand
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) RabbitMQ

KVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (100.00%) Kafka
1 3 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (100.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) CentOS
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) DRM
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Docker
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Consul
1 3 (100.00%) Grafana
1 3 (100.00%) Kibana
1 3 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (100.00%) logstash
1 3 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (100.00%) Prometheus
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) SaltStack
1 3 (100.00%) Splunk
1 3 (100.00%) VMware