The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 22 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 47 45
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.23% 1.34% 0.70%
As % of the System Software category 12.90% 9.23% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Median daily rate £350 £525 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +133.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +6.92% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £23.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year +102.12% +10.58%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 31 65 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 9.54% 14.54% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 53 25
Median daily rate £325 £525 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.09% +110.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Median hourly rate £11.75 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.77% +80.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £27.70 £15.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in South Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in South Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in South Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +7 3 £350 -33.33%
Hyper-V
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
5 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) CISA
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Intel
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) DataSynapse
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Primavera
1 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) FCoE
3 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) Multicast
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) HBase
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Storage Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Rendezvous
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) VMS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
2 1 (16.67%) Business Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CISA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) KVM
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) NFS
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (16.67%) SRDF
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) 3PAR
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Intel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase
3 1 (16.67%) TIBCO