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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
North West / Merseyside
Rank 35 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.16% - 3.97%
As % of the System Software category 9.68% - 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%

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
31 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.02% 7.23% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 11
Median daily rate £350 £425 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +57.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £229 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £450 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 - 3 - - 3
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
3 3 (50.00%) Middleware
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) J2EE
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (33.33%) iManage
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL

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 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
1 3 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) iManage
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) EqualLogic