The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 27 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 / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 94 101
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 9 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.67% 0.98% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 6.21% 10.56% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 7
Median daily rate £313 £308 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.62% -15.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £161 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £350 £411
% change year-on-year -12.85% -14.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £24.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year -21.64% +2.10%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 145 180 157
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 10.87% 9.30% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 106 92
Median daily rate £410 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £181 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 22
Median hourly rate £10.31 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.12% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.03 £16.20 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.82 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -4.13% +4.10%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in West Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in West Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Leeds +5 5 £323 +4.87% 4
Wakefield 0 3 £275 -18.51% 1
Keighley - 1 - -
Hyper-V
Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
1 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
2 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Dell
5 6 (33.33%) Veeam
6 5 (27.78%) Office 365
6 5 (27.78%) DNS
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (27.78%) SCCM
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (22.22%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
7 4 (22.22%) MS Office
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 3 (16.67%) Skype
8 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (16.67%) SLA

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (27.78%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) Firewall
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) Skype
4 2 (11.11%) Internet
4 2 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (5.56%) ADSL
5 1 (5.56%) MPLS
5 1 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 3 (16.67%) Server Support
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Support
4 2 (11.11%) Field Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.11%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Change Control
1 2 (11.11%) DevOps
1 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
1 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (5.56%) Email Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.56%) vSphere
3 1 (5.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (16.67%) SCOM
4 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
4 2 (11.11%) SCDPM
5 1 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Dell
3 6 (33.33%) Veeam
4 4 (22.22%) HP
5 3 (16.67%) Symantec
6 2 (11.11%) Apple
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) EMC
7 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (5.56%) Brocade
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco
7 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.56%) Sophos
7 1 (5.56%) WatchGuard
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago