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 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 98 87
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 12 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.11% 0.68% 1.05%
As % of the System Software category 12.12% 5.18% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 10
Median daily rate £360 £375 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +27.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £293 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £28.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +69.64% +31.76%  

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 99 193 154
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 9.15% 13.09% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 119 79
Median daily rate £400 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +28.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +41.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.30 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.27% +25.71%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Leeds over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Leeds

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (61.11%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 8 (44.44%) HP
5 8 (44.44%) Dell
6 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 6 (33.33%) Veeam
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (22.22%) SCCM
9 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
9 4 (22.22%) Firewall
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
10 3 (16.67%) SUSE
10 3 (16.67%) Middleware
10 3 (16.67%) IIS
10 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (16.67%) CentOS
10 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 3 (16.67%) KVM
10 3 (16.67%) DevOps

Hyper-V
Co-occurring 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 (16.67%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DMZ
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Power BI
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 13 (72.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Linux
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (16.67%) CentOS
7 3 (16.67%) SUSE
8 2 (11.11%) AIX
8 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
9 1 (5.56%) Solaris
9 1 (5.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
2 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.56%) Change Management
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Management
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Facilities Management
3 1 (5.56%) Kanban
3 1 (5.56%) KYC
3 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) SDLC
3 1 (5.56%) SFIA
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) AWS Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CCDP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) CISM
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) KVM
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (22.22%) SCCM
3 2 (11.11%) SCDPM
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (5.56%) SmoothWall
4 1 (5.56%) Terraform
4 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Dell
2 8 (44.44%) HP
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) Veeam
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 1 (5.56%) Apple
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Hitachi
6 1 (5.56%) Intel
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Sun
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Veritas