The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Virtual Server
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 140 129
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.035% 0.041%
As % of the System Software category - 0.32% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £285 £280
% change year-on-year
+38.59% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
266 309 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.31% 10.86% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 202 123
Median daily rate £365 £395 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.59% +22.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £120 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 37
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% -1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £25.00 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -0.75%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server.

1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Lotus
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) ICT Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Messaging Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Messaging Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Lotus
4 1 (25.00%) arcserve
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) LANDesk
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas