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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 54 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 0.99% -
As % of the System Software category 3.53% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £390 £290
% change year-on-year
-14.10% +34.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +65.07%
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
85 78 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.54% 12.89% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 33 25
Average daily rate £325 £300 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +14.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £150 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £420 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +160.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.74 £12.50 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £29.00 £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 3 (33.33%) Lotus
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
4 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) SCOM
5 2 (22.22%) NHS
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) CESG
6 1 (11.11%) Retail
6 1 (11.11%) SCCM

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Network Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support
2 1 (11.11%) Network Support Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Project Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) CESG
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (11.11%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Change Management
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) KVM
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOrch
2 1 (11.11%) SCSM
2 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Lotus
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 1 (11.11%) Acronis
5 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp