The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
England / Midlands
Rank 18 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.54% 1.53% 1.47%
As % of the System Software category 60.00% 33.33% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £335 £357
% change year-on-year
- -6.04%
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 Midlands region.

System Software Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.24% 4.58% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £450 £445 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +111.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (66.67%) SAML
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MSMQ
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSBuild
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MSMQ
1 2 (66.67%) SAML
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Presales
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (66.67%) SAP