Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 81 92
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -21
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.98% 1.01% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 6.60% 7.51% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 5
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £333 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.30% -21.76% +41.67%
10th Percentile £144 £291 £274
90th Percentile £438 £399 £460
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £325 £288
% change year-on-year - +13.04% -13.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.50 £14.22 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.14% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year - +13.85% +12.07%

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 212 213 156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.81% 13.49% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 153 83
Birmingham median daily rate £370 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.52% +3.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £152 £162 £132
90th Percentile £534 £550 £545
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 16
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.29% -17.65% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.99 £9.96 £10.50
90th Percentile £28.60 £18.20 £23.13
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £13.00
% change year-on-year +5.52% +9.35% -13.33%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018, 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 11 (78.57%) SCCM
3 10 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (42.86%) HP
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Office 365
6 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
7 5 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (35.71%) VMware
7 5 (35.71%) WSUS
7 5 (35.71%) Fat Client
7 5 (35.71%) VBScript
7 5 (35.71%) VB
7 5 (35.71%) Thin Client
7 5 (35.71%) Blackberry
7 5 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (35.71%) Wyse
8 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
8 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
8 4 (28.57%) SCOM
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (28.57%) SaaS
8 4 (28.57%) PaaS
8 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
8 4 (28.57%) Line 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 5 (35.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
2 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) IaaS
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (28.57%) OneDrive
2 4 (28.57%) PaaS
2 4 (28.57%) SaaS
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%) Unified Communications
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) PBX
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
3 3 (21.43%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Support
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Blackberry
2 5 (35.71%) Fat Client
2 5 (35.71%) Thin Client
3 3 (21.43%) PKI
4 2 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Line Management
3 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) BCP
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 5 (35.71%) VB
2 5 (35.71%) VBScript
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
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 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) SCCM
2 5 (35.71%) WSUS
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (28.57%) SCOM
4 3 (21.43%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (7.14%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (7.14%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Wyse
4 2 (14.29%) Asigra
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) Huawei
5 1 (7.14%) Nokia
5 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL