Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 153 168
Rank change year-on-year -32 +15 +6
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 16 33 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.78% 0.87%
As % of the System Software category 2.58% 7.17% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 32
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% +12.50% -17.24%
10th Percentile £307 £263 £153
90th Percentile £440 £430 £438
England median daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £60.00 £19.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +215.79% -9.52% +61.54%
England median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year +21.95% -10.87% -2.13%

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 619 460 651
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.65% 10.90% 11.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 311 428
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £190 £125 £150
90th Percentile £563 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 56 59
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.38 £11.75 £12.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.34% -2.89% +0.83%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.53 £8.50
90th Percentile £28.26 £21.50 £23.75
England median hourly rate £16.22 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +1.34% +3.23% -3.13%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Yorkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor 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 25 May 2018. 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 -24 10 £388 +19.23% 14
South Yorkshire -6 6 £450 +16.13% 2
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (37.50%) Ivanti
5 6 (37.50%) XenApp
5 6 (37.50%) XenServer
5 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
6 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (31.25%) vSphere
6 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 5 (31.25%) KVM
6 5 (31.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (25.00%) CentOS
7 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (25.00%) SUSE
7 4 (25.00%) HP
7 4 (25.00%) Dell
7 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (25.00%) Middleware
8 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco
8 3 (18.75%) SAN

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%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) CloudStack
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.25%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) NAS
2 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 2 (12.50%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) CentOS
5 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (25.00%) SUSE
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) AIX
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 3 (18.75%) Patch Management
2 3 (18.75%) Task Automation
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
3 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCA
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCTS
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) XenApp
1 6 (37.50%) XenDesktop
1 6 (37.50%) XenServer
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) KVM
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
4 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
4 2 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (6.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) EdgeSight
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) Ivanti
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
4 4 (25.00%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (18.75%) BMC
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) QNAP
7 1 (6.25%) Apple
7 1 (6.25%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
7 1 (6.25%) Google
7 1 (6.25%) IBM
7 1 (6.25%) Intel
7 1 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (6.25%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) Synology
7 1 (6.25%) Veeam