The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 36 38 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.00% 0.84% 5.02%
As % of the System Software category 13.64% 8.11% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Median daily rate £325 £425 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +55.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +38.46%
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 Merseyside region.

System Software Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
22 37 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.36% 10.31% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 11
Median daily rate £369 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £338 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 8
Median hourly rate £18.25 £13.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £11.25 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.53 £55.75 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +8 3 £325 -23.52% 2
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) vSphere
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (40.00%) Dell
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (30.00%) iManage
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
7 2 (20.00%) vMotion
7 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (20.00%) Firewall
7 2 (20.00%) Clustering
7 2 (20.00%) NETGEAR
7 2 (20.00%) High Availability
7 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (20.00%) CRM
7 2 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
7 2 (20.00%) iSCSI

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) DSL
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (20.00%) MPLS
1 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (20.00%) VRRP
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 1 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
1 3 (30.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
1 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (20.00%) High Availability
1 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) UML
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) iManage
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) NETGEAR
5 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) EMC
6 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic