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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 39 33 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.53% 1.30% 1.06%
As % of the System Software category 13.89% 8.93% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £340 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+31.76% -3.40%
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
36 56 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.01% 14.58% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 6
Median daily rate £350 £300 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £202 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £12.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +16.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 June 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 -1 2 £230 - 3
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) HP
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Management
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) IaaS
5 6 (46.15%) SCCM
5 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 5 (38.46%) IIS
6 5 (38.46%) XenApp
6 5 (38.46%) PaaS
6 5 (38.46%) SCOrch
6 5 (38.46%) Converged Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
7 4 (30.77%) SCOM
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (23.08%) Finance
8 3 (23.08%) Clustering
8 3 (23.08%) Banking
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure

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 5 (38.46%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) IaaS
2 5 (38.46%) PaaS
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) DMZ
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Server Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (38.46%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.69%) DFS Replication
4 1 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
2 5 (38.46%) SCOrch
3 4 (30.77%) SCOM
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
6 1 (7.69%) EdgeSight
6 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (7.69%) Legato
6 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
1 7 (53.85%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) iManage
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds