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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 66 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 5.41% 3.70% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £330 £268 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.36% -16.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+52.38% -4.54%
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
74 54 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.32% 7.34% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 34 21
Median daily rate £350 £350 £239
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £480 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 16
Median hourly rate £11.50 £26.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.60% +120.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £28.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+25.71% +12.90%

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
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 30 June 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) IBM
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) LAN
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (33.33%) Server Building
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) Juniper
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office

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 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Domino
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) DNS
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
4 1 (11.11%) IMAP
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (11.11%) SMTP
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Support
3 2 (22.22%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support
4 1 (11.11%) Network Support Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) CESG
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (11.11%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Fedora
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) KVM
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Acronis
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Mitel
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam