The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 19 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.34% 1.76% 0.76%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 17.39% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £275 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
-13.54% +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -
Hyper-V
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

System Software Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
14 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.40% 10.13% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 4
Median daily rate £275 £322 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.59% +28.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £335 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £275 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £275 -
Hyper-V
West Midlands

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) IPv4
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Software Licensing
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) CRM

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 2 (66.67%) IPv4
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (66.67%) Software Licensing
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco