Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 142 -
Rank change year-on-year -30 - +187
Contract jobs citing KVM 4 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% 0.37% -
As % of the System Software category 0.57% 2.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 0
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
South East median daily rate £463 £475 £550
% change year-on-year -2.63% -13.64% +46.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £18.00 £18.00

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 704 580 593
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.27% 16.70% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 360 365
Hampshire median daily rate £434 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.58% +3.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £155 £247
90th Percentile £575 £523 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.38% +6.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 39 60
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.08 £11.56
90th Percentile £45.56 £43.00 £48.15
South East median hourly rate £16.10 £17.31 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.00% +15.42% -14.29%

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 21 October 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 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) DRM
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Video on Demand
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (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 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (100.00%) Kafka
1 4 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (100.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) DRM
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Perl
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Consul
1 4 (100.00%) Grafana
1 4 (100.00%) Kibana
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (100.00%) logstash
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Prometheus
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) SaltStack
1 4 (100.00%) Splunk
1 4 (100.00%) VMware