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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 27 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.55% - 2.27%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% - 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £395 - £163
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £353
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.80%
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 Staffordshire region.

System Software Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
9 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.92% 4.17% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £395 £180 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+119.44% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £180 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 8
Median hourly rate £14.48 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.89 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £14.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -0.75%

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 21 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £395 - 1
Hyper-V
West Midlands

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CESG

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp