Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 124 128
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 21 23 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.72% 0.81% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 5.00% 7.03% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 11
Manchester median daily rate £330 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.08% -5.71% -
10th Percentile £122 £157 £113
90th Percentile £480 £525 £438
North West median daily rate £313 £323 £313
% change year-on-year -3.10% +3.20% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £18.63 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.92% - -
North West median hourly rate £17.25 £41.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year -57.93% +69.07% -39.38%

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 420 327 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.41% 11.49% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 207 179
Manchester median daily rate £450 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +18.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £175 £138 £139
90th Percentile £620 £575 £512
North West median daily rate £438 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +9.38% +11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 39 19
Manchester median hourly rate £15.32 £17.43 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.13% +29.11% -3.57%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.62 £10.20
90th Percentile £25.31 £32.00 £18.80
North West median hourly rate £16.88 £16.43 £15.25
% change year-on-year +2.71% +7.74% -4.69%

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 22 March 2019, 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) VMware
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
4 12 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) Office 365
6 9 (42.86%) Citrix
7 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) ITSM
8 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
9 4 (19.05%) CMDB
9 4 (19.05%) Migration
9 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
9 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (14.29%) ThinApp
10 3 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
10 3 (14.29%) Decision-Making
10 3 (14.29%) Patch Management
10 3 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
10 3 (14.29%) XenApp
10 3 (14.29%) Application Packaging
10 3 (14.29%) Software Licensing
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (14.29%) SCCM
10 3 (14.29%) ITIL

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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.76%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) Skype
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) AdminStudio
1 3 (14.29%) MSI
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (14.29%) Analyst
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
2 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Field Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Architect
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
1 1 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (19.05%) CMDB
2 1 (4.76%) Fintech
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
3 12 (57.14%) Windows 10
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Debian
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITSM
2 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Thinking
3 3 (14.29%) Application Packaging
3 3 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 3 (14.29%) Software Licensing
3 3 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.76%) Application Discovery
5 1 (4.76%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.76%) SFIA
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCSA
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
1 3 (14.29%) ThinApp
2 1 (4.76%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Citrix
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.76%) Veeam