The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 83 79 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 12 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 0.71% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 9.30% 11.43% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 1
Average daily rate £250 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% -3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £390 £290
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +34.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £45.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +62.50%
Hyper-V
West Yorkshire

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

System Software Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
129 70 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.75% 6.19% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 39 24
Average daily rate £393 £275 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.72% -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £117 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 6
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £12.50 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (87.50%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
6 7 (29.17%) ITIL
7 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (25.00%) ITSM
7 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
8 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (20.83%) Finance
8 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
9 4 (16.67%) DNS
9 4 (16.67%) SLA
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (16.67%) DameWare
9 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
9 4 (16.67%) Google
10 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
10 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (12.50%) Marketing
10 3 (12.50%) Presales

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.33%) Google App Engine
2 2 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) LAN
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) Firewall
3 2 (8.33%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) LDAP
4 1 (4.17%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 2 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Electronics
3 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Designer
4 2 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Presales Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Server Support
5 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 2 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Solaris
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) ITSM
3 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.50%) Presales
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (8.33%) Web Operations
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) Python
1 2 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) MCSA
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) DameWare
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Google
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) Rackspace
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (8.33%) SaltStack
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle