Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 14 December 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 41 -
Rank change year-on-year -36 - -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.35% 0.62% -
As % of the System Software category 6.25% 5.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £250 - -
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £354
% change year-on-year - -1.07% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £28.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -28.57% +19.15% +3.57%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 32 39 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.55% 12.15% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 1
Northern Ireland median daily rate £358 £288 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.52% +130.00% -50.00%
10th Percentile £257 £124 £123
90th Percentile £556 £430 £128
UK median daily rate £425 £402 £375
% change year-on-year +5.85% +7.07% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £12.75 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.91% - -
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.61% -

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Northern Ireland

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Northern Ireland

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
County Antrim -38 2 £250 -
Hyper-V
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (50.00%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Forcepoint
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos