Period
to 5 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 5 December 2019 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 167 -
Rank change year-on-year +34 - +160
Contract jobs citing KVM 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.043% 0.029% -
As % of the System Software category 0.23% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £425 -
Yorkshire median daily rate - £538 £510
% change year-on-year - +5.39% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 434 453 439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 18.59% 13.27% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 273 303
West Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £261 £298 £165
90th Percentile £582 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +1.81% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 32
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.06 £11.64 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -3.00% -2.04%
10th Percentile £9.66 £10.25 £9.80
90th Percentile £19.90 £19.59 £17.23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.08 £11.78 £12.25
% change year-on-year +10.99% -3.84% -12.50%

KVM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for KVM in West Yorkshire

KVM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for KVM in West Yorkshire

KVM
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing KVM within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 5 December 2019. 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
Leeds +34 1 - -
KVM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for KVM.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management

KVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Handset
1 1 (100.00%) IVR
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Preventative Maintenance
1 1 (100.00%) Regulatory Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Server Hardening
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Forcepoint
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Verint
1 1 (100.00%) VMware