Period
to 16 December 2017

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 December 2017 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 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 - 186
Rank change year-on-year - +186 -
Contract jobs citing KVM 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.056% - 0.046%
As % of the System Software category 0.31% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Hampshire median daily rate £300 - £356
South East median daily rate £225 £500 £294
% change year-on-year -55.00% +70.21% -22.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +44.00% -

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 647 609 561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.25% 16.18% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 374 286
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +8.57% +0.73%
10th Percentile £152 £250 £214
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 50 79
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.02 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.00% -12.50% +8.47%
10th Percentile £9.69 £10.46 £10.95
90th Percentile £43.00 £46.96 £45.17
South East median hourly rate £16.88 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.76% +8.07%

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

KVM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 16 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aldershot - 1 £300 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
KVM
South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for KVM.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Snort
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet

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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Hardware Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet