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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 54 40
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.44% 1.27% 0.97%
As % of the System Software category 4.35% 10.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £525 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.48% -3.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £411
% change year-on-year -11.42% -14.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +123.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -15.55% -5.26%  

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 46 70 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 10.15% 12.73% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 10
Median daily rate £425 £438 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +18.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £300 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £369 £350
% change year-on-year -5.08% +5.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 12
Median hourly rate £12.51 £20.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.47% +90.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £14.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.30 £14.91
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.03% +4.10%  

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 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 29 March 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 +2 1 £525 +23.52% 1
Doncaster -6 1 - -
Hyper-V
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (25.00%) Rendezvous
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) VMS
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) NFS
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) WSH

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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) FCoE
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) Multicast
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) HBase
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Support
1 1 (25.00%) Network Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Rendezvous
1 1 (25.00%) WSH
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) VMS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (25.00%) SRDF
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO