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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 104 94 95
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 11 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.54% 0.62% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 6.11% 10.48% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Average daily rate £250 £344 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -42.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £390 £290
% change year-on-year
-14.10% +34.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +65.07%
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
180 105 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.85% 5.95% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 56 44
Average daily rate £383 £315 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.52% +5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £213 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 15
Average hourly rate £10.75 £10.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.20 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 11 £250 -31.03% 6
Hyper-V
Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 19 (86.36%) VMware
2 18 (81.82%) Windows
3 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
4 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
6 7 (31.82%) ITIL
7 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 6 (27.27%) ITSM
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
8 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
8 5 (22.73%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
9 4 (18.18%) DNS
9 4 (18.18%) SLA
9 4 (18.18%) DameWare
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
9 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (13.64%) Marketing
10 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
10 3 (13.64%) Presales
10 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
10 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.55%) Google App Engine
3 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Electronics
3 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Presales Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Support
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Solaris
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) ITSM
3 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (13.64%) Presales
4 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
5 2 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (4.55%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) Ruby
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCSA
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) DameWare
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) Google
3 3 (13.64%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) Rackspace
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) SaltStack