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 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 / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 101 102
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.97% 0.93% 0.71%
As % of the System Software category 10.14% 7.79% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 10
Median daily rate £349 £375 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.00% +27.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £425 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +69.64% +33.33%  

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 138 244 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 9.61% 11.89% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 147 106
Median daily rate £388 £390 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.64% +24.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 23
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +3.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £11.23 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £18.65 £32.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in West Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 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
Leeds +20 12 £360 -4.00% 3
Bradford +4 2 £313 -17.76% 4
Hyper-V
Yorkshire

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

1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) VMware
5 9 (39.13%) Dell
6 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
6 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (34.78%) Veeam
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (30.43%) HP
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
7 7 (30.43%) Firewall
8 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
9 5 (21.74%) SQL
9 5 (21.74%) Linux
9 5 (21.74%) SAN
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (17.39%) SCCM
10 4 (17.39%) Finance
10 4 (17.39%) Migration
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (13.04%) KVM
11 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (13.04%) Office 365

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 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.35%) Confluence
4 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
3 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) DHCP
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) Skype
3 2 (8.70%) VPN
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.35%) DMZ
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) LDAP
4 1 (4.35%) NAS
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) Power BI
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Server Support
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server Support
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Support
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (13.04%) CentOS
7 3 (13.04%) SUSE
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 2 (8.70%) AIX
8 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
9 1 (4.35%) Solaris
9 1 (4.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) Facilities Management
4 1 (4.35%) Kanban
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design
4 1 (4.35%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.35%) Scrum
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) DBS Check
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CCDP
2 1 (4.35%) CCNP
2 1 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) CISM
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) KVM
4 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) WSUS
3 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.70%) SCDPM
3 2 (8.70%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.35%) Puppet
4 1 (4.35%) SmoothWall
4 1 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) Dell
4 8 (34.78%) Veeam
5 7 (30.43%) HP
6 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.70%) Cisco
7 2 (8.70%) EqualLogic
7 2 (8.70%) IBM
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle
7 2 (8.70%) SonicWALL
7 2 (8.70%) Symantec
8 1 (4.35%) Apple
8 1 (4.35%) Citrix
8 1 (4.35%) EMC
8 1 (4.35%) Hitachi
8 1 (4.35%) Intel
8 1 (4.35%) NetApp
8 1 (4.35%) Sophos
8 1 (4.35%) Sun