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 26 September 2016 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank 143 - 121
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.070% - 0.041%
As % of the System Software category 0.57% - 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £255 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £248 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.23% -23.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 - -
Microsoft Virtual Server
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
352 390 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 12.31% 12.44% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 200 89
Median daily rate £425 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 60 57
Median hourly rate £14.81 £12.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.39% -14.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.50 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.12 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 1 £280 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £230 -
Microsoft Virtual Server
England

Microsoft Virtual Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) SAN

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 1 (50.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) arcserve
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas