The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank - - 251
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 0 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.18%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £283 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -22.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 - -
Microsoft Virtual Server
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1062 1009 1321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.72% 10.71% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 548 674
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 120 146
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £11.80 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £42.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.78
% change year-on-year
- -4.64%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the South East region.

Microsoft Virtual Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server across the South East region.

Microsoft Virtual Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 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 South East region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Build Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Build Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Development Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware