The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 83 84 86
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.58% 0.98% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 6.19% 11.86% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Median daily rate £323 £308 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.87% -15.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £157 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £399 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £350 £416
% change year-on-year -12.85% -15.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.72% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £24.25 £23.63
% change year-on-year -21.64% +2.64%  

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

Contract System Software Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 97 118 93
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 9.41% 8.27% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 72 56
Median daily rate £410 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £163 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.10 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.96% +0.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £14.10 £18.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Leeds

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Leeds

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Leeds

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
2 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) Dell
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (41.67%) Veeam
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) HP
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (33.33%) SCCM
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) MS Office
7 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) DHCP
8 2 (16.67%) EMC
8 2 (16.67%) SAN
8 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
8 2 (16.67%) Apple
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 2 (16.67%) Internet
8 2 (16.67%) Symantec

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) ADSL
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Support
3 2 (16.67%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Change Control
1 2 (16.67%) DevOps
1 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
1 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Email Migration
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Dell
4 5 (41.67%) Veeam
5 4 (33.33%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Apple
6 2 (16.67%) EMC
6 2 (16.67%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
7 1 (8.33%) Brocade
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
7 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
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