Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Hyper-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hyper-V over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Hyper-V
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 91 71
Rank change year-on-year +10 -20 +10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 16 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.00% 0.73% 1.08%
As % of the System Software category 7.66% 6.96% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 13
Birmingham median daily rate £333 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +16.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £291 £279 £225
90th Percentile £399 £445 £445
West Midlands median daily rate £340 £325 £331
% change year-on-year +4.62% -1.89% +10.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +13.85% +12.07% -44.23%

Hyper-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 209 158 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 13.00% 10.42% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 86 90
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +16.67% -0.17%
10th Percentile £158 £135 £155
90th Percentile £538 £538 £476
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £362 £325
% change year-on-year +6.28% +11.46% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 18
Birmingham median hourly rate £13.75 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.12% -2.86% +27.27%
10th Percentile £9.96 £10.50 £10.71
90th Percentile £18.20 £23.13 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.22 £13.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year +9.35% -11.86% +13.46%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Birmingham

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Birmingham

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Birmingham over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Birmingham

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) VMware
4 10 (62.50%) SCCM
5 8 (50.00%) Office 365
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
7 6 (37.50%) NetApp
7 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
8 5 (31.25%) SAN
8 5 (31.25%) IBM
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (31.25%) Symantec
9 4 (25.00%) McAfee
9 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
9 4 (25.00%) Terminal Services
9 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
9 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (25.00%) Wyse
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco
9 4 (25.00%) SafeCom
9 4 (25.00%) Meraki
9 4 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (18.75%) Skype for Business
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Office 365
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (18.75%) IaaS
4 2 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) OLAP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) DHTML
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) MDX
1 1 (6.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.25%) HPUX
7 1 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (6.25%) Unix
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (25.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (12.50%) XenApp
6 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (25.00%) SafeCom
2 4 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (6.25%) SCOrch
3 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) NetApp
4 5 (31.25%) IBM
4 5 (31.25%) Symantec
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (25.00%) McAfee
5 4 (25.00%) Meraki
5 4 (25.00%) Wyse
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
7 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
7 2 (12.50%) EMC
7 2 (12.50%) HP
8 1 (6.25%) AppSense
8 1 (6.25%) Informatica
8 1 (6.25%) Oracle
8 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (6.25%) Sophos
8 1 (6.25%) Veeam