The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 116 103 95
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 15 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.78% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 7.18% 8.20% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 4
Median daily rate £325 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.21% +65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £296 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £345 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.14% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £16.25 £12.15 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.74% -53.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%
Hyper-V
England

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

System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
209 244 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.60% 9.55% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 97 80
Median daily rate £325 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £161 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 40 74
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.95 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -13.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.47 £18.50 £27.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 West Midlands

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Birmingham -6 8 £350 +3.70% 5
Coventry -11 2 £195 - 1
Warwickshire - 2 £550 - 1
Solihull -4 1 £275 -38.88% 2
Staffordshire -4 1 £395 - 1
Shropshire - 1 £275 -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server
3 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 19 (52.78%) VMware
5 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (33.33%) Office 365
9 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
9 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (25.00%) Citrix
11 8 (22.22%) MCSE
11 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
11 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (19.44%) SQL
12 7 (19.44%) Dell
12 7 (19.44%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (16.67%) Skype for Business
13 6 (16.67%) ITIL
13 6 (16.67%) XenApp
13 6 (16.67%) Migration
14 5 (13.89%) XenDesktop
14 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
14 5 (13.89%) SCCM
14 5 (13.89%) IIS
14 5 (13.89%) MCSA
14 5 (13.89%) DNS
14 5 (13.89%) Cisco
14 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the West 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 6 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 5 (13.89%) IIS
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (33.33%) Office 365
3 3 (8.33%) Mimecast
4 2 (5.56%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (5.56%) IaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (13.89%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) IPv4
3 4 (11.11%) LAN
3 4 (11.11%) NetScaler
3 4 (11.11%) WAN
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) SAN
4 3 (8.33%) Skype
4 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.56%) Internet
5 2 (5.56%) VLAN
5 2 (5.56%) VPN
6 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.78%) HTTP
6 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.78%) Network Security
6 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.56%) Data Lake
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.56%) HDInsight
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Azure Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Consultant
2 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (8.33%) Office 365 Specialist
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Administrator
4 2 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Desktop Specialist
4 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
4 2 (5.56%) Field Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Network Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
1 1 (2.78%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) CESG
2 3 (8.33%) Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.33%) Linux
8 2 (5.56%) Unix
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 10
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.78%) AIX
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.78%) Solaris
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL
1 6 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.56%) Analytics
3 2 (5.56%) Change Management
3 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.56%) Machine Learning
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.78%) High Availability
4 1 (2.78%) Information Assurance
4 1 (2.78%) SIEM
4 1 (2.78%) Test Scripting
4 1 (2.78%) Time Management
4 1 (2.78%) Use Case
4 1 (2.78%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (22.22%) MCSE
2 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) MCSA
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) DBS Check
5 3 (8.33%) MCITP
5 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.56%) CCA
6 2 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.78%) CCNA
7 1 (2.78%) CCNP
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.78%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) GPG13
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.67%) XenApp
4 5 (13.89%) XenDesktop
5 3 (8.33%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.78%) UAG
7 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.78%) Netcool
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 19 (52.78%) VMware
3 9 (25.00%) Citrix
4 7 (19.44%) Dell
5 5 (13.89%) Cisco
6 3 (8.33%) Oracle
7 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.56%) EMC
7 2 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) IBM
7 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) Apple
8 1 (2.78%) Crossbeam
8 1 (2.78%) Intel
8 1 (2.78%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) Symantec
8 1 (2.78%) Veritas
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