The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 34 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.85% 0.80% 0.38%
As % of the System Software category 13.51% 7.69% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £188 £230 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.47% -  
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 Liverpool with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 37 26 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 13.70% 10.40% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 22
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £302 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £414 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% -7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £12.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.34 £14.70
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 Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Liverpool

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Liverpool

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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) DSL
4 1 (20.00%) VRRP
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (20.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (20.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) DSL
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
1 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (20.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Lead Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (20.00%) SonicWALL