Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 16 April 2021 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 85 119 169
Rank change year-on-year +34 +50 +10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 16 20 22
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.97% 0.75% 0.46%
As % of the System Software category 6.35% 5.00% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 19
10th Percentile £269 £163 £163
25th Percentile £281 £213 £173
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £393 £250 £425
Median % change year-on-year +57.00% -41.18% +9.68%
75th Percentile £421 £438 £450
90th Percentile £453 £500 £478
England median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £22.29 £16.86
Median % change year-on-year - +32.18% -71.90%
England median hourly rate £12.98 £16.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year -21.33% -4.35% -25.81%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 252 400 664
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.20% 15.07% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 249 421
10th Percentile £150 £198 £170
25th Percentile £309 £313 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £439 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +3.24% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £508 £513 £500
90th Percentile £558 £607 £575
England median daily rate £475 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 43 62
10th Percentile £9.77 £10.40 £10.50
25th Percentile £10.69 £11.26 £11.00
Median hourly rate £18.01 £13.50 £14.00
Median % change year-on-year +33.41% -3.57% -
75th Percentile £22.63 £18.38 £16.84
90th Percentile £24.00 £23.59 £23.98
England median hourly rate £18.54 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.33% +3.13% +0.88%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Hyper-V in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 April 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +22 10 £400 +15.94% 9
South Yorkshire +26 4 £285 +46.15% 4
North Yorkshire +14 2 £288 +121.15% 6
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (75.00%) Azure
4 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 6 (37.50%) Migration
7 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (31.25%) Server Management
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (31.25%) NetApp
8 5 (31.25%) Firewall
8 5 (31.25%) Web Services
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL
9 4 (25.00%) Clustering
9 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 4 (25.00%) AWS
10 3 (18.75%) NAS
10 3 (18.75%) PaaS
10 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (18.75%) IaaS
10 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (18.75%) Terraform
10 3 (18.75%) DevOps
10 3 (18.75%) SCCM

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (25.00%) AWS
4 3 (18.75%) IaaS
4 3 (18.75%) PaaS
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) Google Workspace
5 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 3 (18.75%) NAS
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
4 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.25%) LAN
4 1 (6.25%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Data Lake
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Server Management
3 3 (18.75%) Change Management
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Product Management
5 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) VCP6
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 1 (6.25%) Docker
3 1 (6.25%) vCloud
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
1 3 (18.75%) SCOM
1 3 (18.75%) Terraform
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) FortiGate
3 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
3 1 (6.25%) vMotion
3 1 (6.25%) vRealize
3 1 (6.25%) vRealize Orchestrator
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Dell
4 2 (12.50%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) Apple
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) EqualLogic
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee
5 1 (6.25%) Polycom
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec