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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 27 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.90% - 0.82%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £420 - £190
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+73.80% -4.54%
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
16 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.58% 6.21% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Median daily rate £420 £180 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+133.00% -5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £139 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £328 £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

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 29 July 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
Stafford - 3 £420 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Hyper-V
West Midlands

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (50.00%) CESG
4 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (50.00%) XenApp
4 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
5 2 (33.33%) SSL
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) IPv4
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Data Lake Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (33.33%) IPv4
2 2 (33.33%) SSL
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (33.33%) Data Lake
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) HDInsight
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Power BI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CESG
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 2 (33.33%) Software Licensing
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCA
2 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco