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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 81 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.66% 0.51% -
As % of the System Software category 7.55% 8.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £293 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
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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
106 61 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.72% 6.17% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 25 24
Average daily rate £295 £295 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.87 £16.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.65 £8.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £16.00 £13.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.80 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.43% -9.71%

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) WSH
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VB
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) MSI
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Ansible
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (10.00%) Office 365

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WLAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MSI
1 2 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Packager
1 2 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Support
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Network Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Network Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WSH
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Document Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) ProCurve