Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for QEMU skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited QEMU over the 6 months to 21 September 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.

QEMU
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 885 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +884
Contract jobs citing QEMU 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.020% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median daily rate £348 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 15,020 11,821 13,196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.62% 11.96% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,709 7,600 8,266
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £180 £160 £175
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 672 881
UK median hourly rate £16.10 £16.58 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.90% +0.48% +3.13%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.75 £47.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +2.32% -3.13% +3.23%

QEMU
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing QEMU as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for QEMU in the UK

QEMU
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QEMU in the UK

QEMU
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing QEMU over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for QEMU in the UK

QEMU
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QEMU within the UK over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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
England - 3 £348 - 2
UK excluding London - 3 £348 - 2
North of England - 2 £425 -
Yorkshire - 1 £425 -
North West - 1 - -
South East - 1 £270 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing QEMU 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 with a requirement for QEMU.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Biology
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

QEMU
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Biology
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) SFIA
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) KVM
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) VMware