Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 40 38
Rank change year-on-year +8 -2 -6
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.17% 1.18% 1.30%
As % of the System Software category 10.71% 16.13% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £280 £510 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.10% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £340 £288 £331
% change year-on-year +18.26% -13.21% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £26.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +13.85% +12.07% -44.23%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 28 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.94% 7.33% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 4
Staffordshire median daily rate £365 £260 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.38% +4.00% +12.36%
10th Percentile £205 £141 £165
90th Percentile £406 £508 £369
West Midlands median daily rate £385 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +2.67% +15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 10
Staffordshire median hourly rate £16.35 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.25% -9.09% +1.54%
10th Percentile £12.81 £10.60 £10.23
90th Percentile £40.75 £13.40 £18.96
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.22 £13.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.28% -11.67% +15.38%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Staffordshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Staffordshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Staffordshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire 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
Stafford +3 2 £210 -58.82%
Stoke-on-Trent +4 1 £350 - 2
Hyper-V
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
3 1 (33.33%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
3 1 (33.33%) HDInsight
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (33.33%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (33.33%) Data Lake
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) HDInsight
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) VMware