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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 61 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% 1.54% 0.91%
As % of the System Software category 6.19% 14.86% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Median daily rate £363 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £410 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £296 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-15.42% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+111.84% -15.55%
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
97 74 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.63% 10.39% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 45 38
Median daily rate £400 £325 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.13 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £42.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -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 26 September 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 26 September 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Dell
4 5 (50.00%) LAN
4 5 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (40.00%) Server Building
5 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) SAN
7 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 1 (10.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 4 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (10.00%) SNMP
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support
3 2 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Database Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Migration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Server Building
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Dell
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Acronis