The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 2 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 46 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.44% 0.26% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 5.00% 2.04% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £205 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+52.38% -4.54%
Hyper-V
North West

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

System Software Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
40 49 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.87% 12.69% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 51
Median daily rate £375 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £230 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £375 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £63.15 £23.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 1 - -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 27 (96.43%) VMware
2 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (75.00%) Clustering
4 20 (71.43%) SC Cleared
4 20 (71.43%) Microsoft Clustering
5 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
6 18 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (57.14%) Veritas
8 15 (53.57%) Time Management
9 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (28.57%) Oracle
12 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (21.43%) WSUS
13 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
13 6 (21.43%) ClearCase
13 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
13 6 (21.43%) ClearQuest
14 5 (17.86%) DNS
15 4 (14.29%) DHCP
16 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
16 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
16 2 (7.14%) XML
16 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
16 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
16 2 (7.14%) Finance
16 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
17 1 (3.57%) XML Messaging

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 4 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) ClearCase
1 6 (21.43%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Wintel Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Active Directory Engineer
4 6 (21.43%) VMware Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Project Engineer
5 5 (17.86%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Build Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Exchange Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Lync Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (75.00%) Clustering
2 18 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Time Management
2 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 20 (71.43%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (21.43%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) VMware
2 16 (57.14%) Veritas
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) NetApp