The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 96 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 10 48 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.54% 2.98% 2.26%
As % of the System Software category 4.65% 22.75% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 33 19
Median daily rate £300 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £194 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £405 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+73.80% -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 Manchester region.

System Software Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
215 211 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.63% 13.08% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 116 48
Median daily rate £361 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.53% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 18
Median hourly rate £13.25 £13.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% -42.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) Web Services
8 4 (26.67%) MCSE
8 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
9 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (20.00%) MCSA
9 3 (20.00%) DNS
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (20.00%) vSphere
9 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
10 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
10 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (13.33%) Web Operations
10 2 (13.33%) Travis CI
10 2 (13.33%) Office 365
10 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
10 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) JBoss
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (13.33%) Google App Engine
3 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (13.33%) Office 365
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.67%) IaaS
4 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
1 2 (13.33%) Travis CI
1 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) IT Support
1 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Database Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) DevOps
1 2 (13.33%) Web Operations
2 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) Python
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) MCSE
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) MCSA
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) CNE
4 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
4 1 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Novell Certification
4 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Ansible
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) vMotion
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Google
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
3 2 (13.33%) SaltStack
4 1 (6.67%) Avaya
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Novell
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec