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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank - 140 119
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.14% 0.043%
As % of the System Software category - 1.28% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £183 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.17
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
334 312 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.92% 10.67% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 161 124
Median daily rate £425 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £160 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 43 35
Median hourly rate £18.50 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £24.75 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Veeam
1 4 (100.00%) Server Building
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (75.00%) vCloud
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Server Building
1 4 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Veeam
1 4 (100.00%) VMware