The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 113 112 110
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 37 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.15% 0.34% 0.63%
As % of the System Software category 9.81% 3.67% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 2
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£250 £320 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +50.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £316
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.80 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -18.18%
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 Yorkshire region.

System Software Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
377 218 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.76% 9.23% 10.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 93 101
Average daily rate £325 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £125 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 52 38
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.59 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.68% -43.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £9.02 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £24.00 £34.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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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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
West Yorkshire -17 15 £275 +30.95% 15
North Yorkshire +7 14 £250 - 4
South Yorkshire -12 6 £175 -37.77% 3
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 44 (81.48%) VMware
2 36 (66.67%) Windows
3 30 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
5 19 (35.19%) SAN
5 19 (35.19%) ITIL
6 18 (33.33%) SCCM
7 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 13 (24.07%) LAN
9 13 (24.07%) WAN
9 13 (24.07%) Citrix
10 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
12 10 (18.52%) Cisco
13 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
14 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
15 7 (12.96%) Linux
15 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
16 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
16 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
16 6 (11.11%) Google
16 6 (11.11%) Oracle
17 5 (9.26%) Project Management
17 5 (9.26%) Service Management
17 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
17 5 (9.26%) Workflow
17 5 (9.26%) Finance

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.56%) IIS
5 2 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.56%) Google App Engine
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.19%) SAN
2 13 (24.07%) LAN
2 13 (24.07%) WAN
3 4 (7.41%) DHCP
3 4 (7.41%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) MPLS
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Legal
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support
6 3 (5.56%) Designer
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Head of Infrastructure
8 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.85%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (7.41%) Clustering
3 3 (5.56%) NHS
4 2 (3.70%) PKI
4 2 (3.70%) Life Science
4 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (12.96%) Linux
6 3 (5.56%) Ubuntu
6 3 (5.56%) CentOS
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) ITIL
2 5 (9.26%) Project Management
2 5 (9.26%) Service Management
2 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (9.26%) Workflow
3 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
4 3 (5.56%) Migration
4 3 (5.56%) ITSM
4 3 (5.56%) DevOps
4 3 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (3.70%) Server Hardening
5 2 (3.70%) Data Security
5 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.85%) ETL
6 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.85%) Open Source
6 1 (1.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.41%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) Java
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.56%) Perl
3 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.56%) Python
3 3 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) MCSE
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.56%) MCITP
2 2 (3.70%) MCP
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) MCTS
3 1 (1.85%) CCNA
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.41%) vSphere
4 3 (5.56%) VMware Server
5 2 (3.70%) UAG
5 2 (3.70%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (1.85%) XenApp
6 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (33.33%) SCCM
2 5 (9.26%) SCVMM
3 3 (5.56%) Puppet
3 3 (5.56%) Vagrant
3 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (5.56%) Ansible
3 3 (5.56%) SCOM
4 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.85%) Nagios
5 1 (1.85%) DameWare
5 1 (1.85%) WSUS
5 1 (1.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 44 (81.48%) VMware
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 13 (24.07%) Citrix
4 10 (18.52%) Cisco
5 6 (11.11%) Google
5 6 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (5.56%) Veeam
6 3 (5.56%) Splunk
6 3 (5.56%) Rackspace
6 3 (5.56%) SaltStack
6 3 (5.56%) IBM
6 3 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) NetApp
7 1 (1.85%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.85%) Sophos
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Incite Insight
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Incite Insight
Rate: £500+ per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Harrogate
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £230 per annum + DOE
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £270 - £300 per day + DOE
Posted: 26 days ago