The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 89 88 104
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.24% 0.28% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 3.08% 3.42% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£318 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £250 £338
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
Hyper-V
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
130 117 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.92% 8.08% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 43
Average daily rate £300 £315 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £107 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £403 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 16
Average hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.80 £19.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +1 3 £318 - 7
Wakefield - 1 - -
Wetherby - - - - 2
Bradford - - - - 2
Dewsbury - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Hyper-V
Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) HP
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (42.86%) SCOM
5 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (35.71%) SCCM
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) SAN
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) EMC
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Wireless
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) vSphere
8 2 (14.29%) SaaS
8 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (14.29%) Lync
8 2 (14.29%) XMPP
8 2 (14.29%) Xen
8 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Lync
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) IPsec
4 2 (14.29%) MPLS
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) LAN
5 1 (7.14%) WLAN
5 1 (7.14%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.14%) DSL
5 1 (7.14%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Network Support
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (14.29%) Master Data Management
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
3 1 (7.14%) Document Management
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
3 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Release Management
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) Xen
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCOM
2 5 (35.71%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) SCOrch
3 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
3 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) HP
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 3 (21.43%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Dell
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Adobe
6 1 (7.14%) Juniper
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.14%) ProCurve
6 1 (7.14%) Brocade
6 1 (7.14%) 3PAR