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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 92 94 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 12 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.62% 1.10%
As % of the System Software category 6.15% 6.98% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 4
Median daily rate £225 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £183 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £17.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%
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
195 172 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.62% 8.83% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 77 60
Median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £135 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 35
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.20 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £17.50 £21.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.61
% change year-on-year
- -3.67%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Firewall
7 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) SAN
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) WAN
8 4 (19.05%) DHCP
8 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (19.05%) DNS
9 3 (14.29%) Citrix
9 3 (14.29%) MCSE
9 3 (14.29%) MCSA
9 3 (14.29%) NetApp
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (14.29%) XenApp
9 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
10 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
10 2 (9.52%) Virtual Servers

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 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Analyst
1 3 (14.29%) IT Support
1 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (9.52%) Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) IT Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) IT Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
6 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL
1 2 (9.52%) Migration
1 2 (9.52%) SIEM
2 1 (4.76%) DevOps
2 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) Server Hardening
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) MCSA
1 3 (14.29%) MCSE
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
3 1 (4.76%) CNE
3 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
4 2 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.76%) KVM
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (9.52%) Avaya
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) Splunk
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) Novell
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec