The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 59 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 8 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.11% 0.75% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 10.00% 5.38% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £350 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +38.46%
Hyper-V
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

System Software Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
80 93 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.10% 14.03% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 21
Median daily rate £293 £285 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £162 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 14
Median hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £10.75 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.35 £42.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the Birmingham region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Birmingham region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) MCSE
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) Office 365
6 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) Dell
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Internet
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) WAN
7 2 (16.67%) DHCP
7 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 2 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (16.67%) DBS Check

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Server Migration Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (8.33%) Application Discovery
2 1 (8.33%) Application Packaging
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Server Building
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) MCSE
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
4 1 (8.33%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Acronis
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam