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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 122 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 18 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 5.42% 3.32% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 5
Median daily rate £330 £235 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.42% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £315 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+52.38% -4.54%
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
332 211 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.10% 8.88% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 105 93
Median daily rate £388 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 54
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.02 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £27.30 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 1 July 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 1 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
Birmingham -2 4 £330 +23.36% 7
Shropshire -30 4 £488 +44.44% 1
Wolverhampton -1 2 £500 +122.22% 1
Halesowen - 2 £240 -
Staffordshire +4 1 - - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £375 -
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Windows Server
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
5 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (40.00%) VMware
7 11 (31.43%) Cisco
8 10 (28.57%) WAN
9 8 (22.86%) Firewall
9 8 (22.86%) Wireless
9 8 (22.86%) LAN
9 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (20.00%) ITIL
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.00%) IBM
11 6 (17.14%) Dell
11 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (17.14%) Internet
11 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
11 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
11 6 (17.14%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (14.29%) Office 365
12 5 (14.29%) NHS
12 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (14.29%) Citrix
12 5 (14.29%) IPv4

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 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
1 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.86%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.86%) Google Apps
4 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) WAN
2 8 (22.86%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) LAN
2 8 (22.86%) Wireless
3 6 (17.14%) Internet
3 6 (17.14%) Remote Desktop
4 5 (14.29%) DNS
4 5 (14.29%) IPv4
4 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (11.43%) Network Security
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.57%) DHCP
6 3 (8.57%) EIGRP
6 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
6 3 (8.57%) OSPF
6 3 (8.57%) VPN
7 2 (5.71%) BGP
7 2 (5.71%) IPv6
7 2 (5.71%) MPLS
7 2 (5.71%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
1 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (8.57%) Banking
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Electronics
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Server Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Server Support
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Server Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) NHS
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.71%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) CESG
4 1 (2.86%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.86%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Windows Server
3 20 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.57%) Linux
7 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.71%) Unix
8 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.86%) AIX
9 1 (2.86%) Fedora
9 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Migration
3 4 (11.43%) Server Building
4 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.71%) Software Licensing
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (2.86%) DevOps
6 1 (2.86%) Information Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.86%) Line Management
6 1 (2.86%) Network Design
6 1 (2.86%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.86%) Presales
6 1 (2.86%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.86%) Time Management
6 1 (2.86%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) Tcl
4 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.29%) CCNP
4 4 (11.43%) CCNA
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.57%) MCP
5 3 (8.57%) MCSE
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.71%) CCIE
7 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.86%) Degree
7 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (8.57%) vSphere
5 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.71%) XenApp
7 1 (2.86%) KVM
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.71%) SCOM
1 2 (5.71%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (40.00%) VMware
2 11 (31.43%) Cisco
3 7 (20.00%) IBM
4 6 (17.14%) Dell
5 5 (14.29%) Citrix
6 4 (11.43%) HP
6 4 (11.43%) Juniper
7 3 (8.57%) Avaya
7 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.71%) Aruba
8 2 (5.71%) F5
8 2 (5.71%) Google
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle
8 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.71%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.86%) Acronis
9 1 (2.86%) Adobe
9 1 (2.86%) SaltStack
9 1 (2.86%) Veeam
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