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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 74 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% 0.21% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 2.08% 2.44% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£210 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.43% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.60 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-17.83% +25.00%
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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
96 82 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.50% 8.67% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 37 36
Average daily rate £288 £318 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.44% +1.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £107 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 10
Average hourly rate £13.20 £12.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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
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 2 September 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 11 (61.11%) HP
5 10 (55.56%) VPN
5 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 10 (55.56%) VMware
6 9 (50.00%) Firewall
6 9 (50.00%) Cisco
7 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
7 7 (38.89%) Wireless
7 7 (38.89%) vSphere
8 6 (33.33%) SCOM
8 6 (33.33%) XMPP
8 6 (33.33%) Data Management
8 6 (33.33%) Xen
8 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (33.33%) Lync
8 6 (33.33%) Master Data Management
8 6 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (33.33%) IPsec
8 6 (33.33%) EMC
8 6 (33.33%) NetApp
8 6 (33.33%) MPLS
8 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 6 (33.33%) MySQL
8 6 (33.33%) Oracle
9 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
9 5 (27.78%) IBM
9 5 (27.78%) SAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Lync
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) VPN
2 9 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (38.89%) Wireless
4 6 (33.33%) IPsec
4 6 (33.33%) MPLS
4 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 3 (16.67%) DNS
7 2 (11.11%) DHCP
8 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
8 1 (5.56%) LAN
8 1 (5.56%) WLAN
8 1 (5.56%) WAN
8 1 (5.56%) Internet
8 1 (5.56%) DSL
8 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
8 1 (5.56%) VLAN
8 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (16.67%) Architect
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) IT Support
2 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (5.56%) Junior Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Junior
3 1 (5.56%) Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Junior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Junior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Statistics
1 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Data Management
1 6 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Network Management
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CCNA
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
1 7 (38.89%) vSphere
2 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (33.33%) Xen
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (5.56%) XenApp
6 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCOM
2 5 (27.78%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) WSUS
3 2 (11.11%) SCOrch
4 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
4 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) HP
3 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) EMC
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) NetApp
6 5 (27.78%) IBM
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix
8 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
9 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
9 1 (5.56%) Brocade
9 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
9 1 (5.56%) Juniper
9 1 (5.56%) Dell
9 1 (5.56%) Adobe