Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 13 December 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 119 134
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15 -13
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 35 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.09% 0.79% 0.62%
As % of the System Software category 6.82% 7.08% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 20
Manchester median daily rate £350 £250 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +2.56% -17.02%
10th Percentile £127 £114 £119
90th Percentile £496 £453 £441
North West median daily rate £375 £265 £306
% change year-on-year +41.51% -13.47% +2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Manchester median hourly rate £18.63 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.34% - -
North West median hourly rate £17.25 £39.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -55.77% +21.88% -20.00%

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 Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 513 325 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.98% 11.15% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 201 225
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.59% +12.31%
10th Percentile £153 £135 £136
90th Percentile £650 £538 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 30 29
Manchester median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +25.93% -
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.69 £10.05
90th Percentile £22.39 £35.00 £20.73
North West median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £14.93
% change year-on-year - +10.52% +2.97%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Manchester

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Manchester

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Manchester over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Manchester

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Manchester

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 3 - - 1
Hyper-V
North West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 23 (65.71%) VMware
4 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
5 18 (51.43%) Office 365
6 12 (34.29%) Citrix
7 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
7 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
7 11 (31.43%) Windows 10
8 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 7 (20.00%) SCCM
10 7 (20.00%) MCSE
10 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (20.00%) Cisco
11 6 (17.14%) ITIL
11 6 (17.14%) Migration
11 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
11 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (17.14%) Virtual Machines
12 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (14.29%) Firewall
12 5 (14.29%) ITSM
12 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (51.43%) Office 365
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) Skype
3 2 (5.71%) DHCP
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) LAN
3 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 2 (5.71%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) AdminStudio
1 3 (8.57%) MSI
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Consultant
2 4 (11.43%) Field Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (5.71%) Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Azure Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Virtualisation Specialist
5 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) JSON
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
2 1 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) CMDB
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Fintech
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 11 (31.43%) Windows 10
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.57%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) CentOS
8 1 (2.86%) Debian
8 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Migration
2 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (14.29%) ITSM
4 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.57%) Analytical Thinking
5 3 (8.57%) Application Packaging
5 3 (8.57%) Decision-Making
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps
5 3 (8.57%) Network Virtualisation
5 3 (8.57%) Patch Management
5 3 (8.57%) Software Licensing
5 3 (8.57%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Data Management
6 2 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) MCSE
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) GDPR
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (17.14%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (11.43%) XenApp
5 3 (8.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.86%) NFS
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) ThinApp
3 2 (5.71%) SCOM
3 2 (5.71%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.71%) WSUS
4 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.86%) Nagios
4 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.86%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) VMware
2 12 (34.29%) Citrix
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
5 2 (5.71%) Veeam
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec