Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 156 -
Contract jobs citing KVM 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.033% -
As % of the System Software category - 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £388 -
Yorkshire median daily rate - £470 £500
% change year-on-year - -6.00% +17.65%
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 427 396 359
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.98% 13.09% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 265 226
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £212 £153 £163
90th Percentile £529 £565 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 43 23
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £10.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +21.30% -14.13%
10th Percentile £10.39 £9.81 £9.10
90th Percentile £17.69 £19.05 £24.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £13.70
% change year-on-year - -8.76% +14.17%

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