Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 90 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 -9
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.06% 0.69% 1.36%
As % of the System Software category 7.29% 5.02% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 12
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.10% +24.00%
10th Percentile £283 £281 £288
90th Percentile £438 £504 £473
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £355 £325
% change year-on-year -8.45% +9.23% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.13% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year -7.50% +23.08% +32.11%

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 192 219 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.49% 13.72% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 140 97
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +18.42%
10th Percentile £153 £154 £124
90th Percentile £525 £553 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £370 £340
% change year-on-year +8.11% +8.82% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 15
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.93 £12.21 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.47% -30.23% +4.48%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.39 £10.75
90th Percentile £21.75 £21.13 £25.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.63
% change year-on-year +7.14% -4.27% +4.46%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) SCCM
2 10 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (50.00%) Office 365
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
6 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (35.71%) HP
6 5 (35.71%) OneDrive
6 5 (35.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (35.71%) PaaS
6 5 (35.71%) IaaS
7 4 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (28.57%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
7 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (28.57%) SaaS
7 4 (28.57%) SCOM
7 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
8 3 (21.43%) WSUS
8 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
8 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing

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 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
2 5 (35.71%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) IaaS
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (35.71%) OneDrive
2 5 (35.71%) PaaS
3 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (28.57%) SaaS
4 1 (7.14%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
2 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 2 (14.29%) NAS
2 2 (14.29%) Skype
2 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) PBX
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
2 3 (21.43%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 3 (21.43%) Fat Client
2 3 (21.43%) Thin Client
3 2 (14.29%) PKI
3 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Leadership
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Line Management
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) BCP
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Email Filtering
7 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
7 1 (7.14%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) VB
2 3 (21.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) SCCM
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (28.57%) SCOM
3 4 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (21.43%) WSUS
5 1 (7.14%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Wyse
5 2 (14.29%) Asigra
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) Facebook
6 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.14%) Huawei
6 1 (7.14%) Nokia
6 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter