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 26 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 42 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.21% 0.23% 1.36%
As % of the System Software category 16.67% 2.22% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £375 £205 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £205 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £205 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £347 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.03% +15.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.69%
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
30 45 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.26% 10.32% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 56
Median daily rate £400 £265 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 13
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

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 26 May 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
Chorley - 4 £375 -
Preston - 1 - -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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%) Clustering
2 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
3 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
4 20 (71.43%) Windows
5 18 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (60.71%) Windows Server
6 17 (60.71%) Veritas
7 15 (53.57%) Time Management
8 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (25.00%) Oracle
11 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (17.86%) DNS
12 4 (14.29%) ClearQuest
12 4 (14.29%) ClearCase
12 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
12 4 (14.29%) DHCP
12 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
12 4 (14.29%) WSUS
13 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
14 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
14 2 (7.14%) XML
14 2 (7.14%) Finance
14 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
14 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
14 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
15 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
15 1 (3.57%) TDD

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
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
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 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 4 (14.29%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Active Directory Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Project Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) 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%) Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Exchange Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
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%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (78.57%) Clustering
2 18 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 4 (14.29%) 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
4 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 14 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) VMware
2 17 (60.71%) Veritas
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) BEA
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) NetApp