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 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 100 93 104
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.20% 0.056%
As % of the System Software category 1.95% 2.68% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £245 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.06% -24.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -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
154 112 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.14% 7.53% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 31 41
Average daily rate £300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £107 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.22 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.82% -21.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £21.85 £18.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+8.64% -

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
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 21 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 -3 2 £425 - 6
Wakefield - 1 - -
Wetherby - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Hyper-V
Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Office 365
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Dell
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) Internet
7 1 (12.50%) DSL
7 1 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (12.50%) EMC
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) DSL
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CLARiiON
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) ProCurve