Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 134 101
Rank change year-on-year +20 -33 -4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 22 22 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.75% 0.62% 1.40%
As % of the System Software category 6.75% 5.57% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 35
Manchester median daily rate £232 £281 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.69% -9.27% +3.33%
10th Percentile £113 £119 £206
90th Percentile £396 £408 £490
North West median daily rate £258 £300 £310
% change year-on-year -14.17% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £30.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £41.00 £36.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year +12.33% +35.19% +28.57%

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 326 395 387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.10% 11.07% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 236 205
Manchester median daily rate £400 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.97% +11.92% +8.33%
10th Percentile £119 £139 £157
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £386 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.00% +7.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 39
Manchester median hourly rate £16.60 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.69% -3.70% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.83 £9.55 £10.00
90th Percentile £32.20 £20.73 £20.55
North West median hourly rate £15.69 £14.34 £14.50
% change year-on-year +9.41% -1.10% -3.33%

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 18 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 November 2017. 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
Stockport - 8 £163 - 2
Salford - 1 £450 - 1
Hyper-V
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 16 (72.73%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (50.00%) Cisco
5 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (45.45%) Office 365
7 9 (40.91%) DNS
8 8 (36.36%) DHCP
9 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
9 7 (31.82%) Firewall
9 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
10 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (22.73%) LAN
11 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
11 5 (22.73%) VPN
11 5 (22.73%) SCCM
11 5 (22.73%) Fortinet
12 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
12 4 (18.18%) SQL
12 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
12 4 (18.18%) Citrix
12 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
12 4 (18.18%) Migration
13 3 (13.64%) Replication

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 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) DHCP
3 7 (31.82%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 5 (22.73%) VPN
5 3 (13.64%) NAS
5 3 (13.64%) PPTP
5 3 (13.64%) VLAN
5 3 (13.64%) VoIP
5 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (4.55%) Skype
6 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) IT Support
3 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) IT Technician
4 2 (9.09%) Server Support
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server Support
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Office 365 Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) Android
5 2 (9.09%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Chat Support
3 1 (4.55%) Coaching
3 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Energy Management
3 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.55%) Physics
3 1 (4.55%) Security Operations
3 1 (4.55%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) DBS Check
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.55%) NFS
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) BladeLogic
2 1 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (22.73%) Fortinet
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Apple
5 3 (13.64%) Avaya
5 3 (13.64%) Dell
5 3 (13.64%) HP
5 3 (13.64%) SonicWALL
5 3 (13.64%) Synology
5 3 (13.64%) Veeam
6 2 (9.09%) NetApp
7 1 (4.55%) Huawei
7 1 (4.55%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Meraki
7 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec