Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 175 158 173
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 -16
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.72% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 2.49% 5.76% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 35
Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £323 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.16% +7.50% -17.24%
10th Percentile £369 £263 £130
90th Percentile £433 £471 £438
England median daily rate £350 £350 £365
% change year-on-year - -4.11% -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £19.00 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.98% +151.92%
England median hourly rate £20.23 £22.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year -10.11% -15.89% +2.88%

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 563 573 641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.27% 12.43% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 367 370
Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £118 £164 £120
90th Percentile £575 £543 £550
England median daily rate £450 £418 £388
% change year-on-year +7.78% +7.74% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 67 106
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +6.25% -4.08%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.80 £8.58
90th Percentile £18.21 £24.25 £21.25
England median hourly rate £16.41 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +2.53% +6.67% -3.23%

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 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 19 February 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 -20 8 £388 +27.05% 22
South Yorkshire +10 6 - - 3
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 8 (57.14%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) Citrix
5 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 6 (42.86%) Ivanti
5 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) XenApp
5 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
6 5 (35.71%) XenServer
6 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
7 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
7 4 (28.57%) EdgeSight
7 4 (28.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (28.57%) KVM
7 4 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
7 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
7 4 (28.57%) SMTP
7 4 (28.57%) DHCP
7 4 (28.57%) DNS
7 4 (28.57%) Dell
7 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
7 4 (28.57%) Terminal Server
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V

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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) CloudStack
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (7.14%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) NetScaler
1 4 (28.57%) SMTP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Architect
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Windows DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) CentOS
7 3 (21.43%) SUSE
8 2 (14.29%) AIX
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (28.57%) Information Assurance
1 4 (28.57%) Information Security
1 4 (28.57%) Investment Management
1 4 (28.57%) Portfolio Management
1 4 (28.57%) Test Planning
1 4 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Data Management
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) XenApp
2 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 5 (35.71%) XenServer
4 4 (28.57%) KVM
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (28.57%) Terminal Server
5 1 (7.14%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) EdgeSight
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Citrix
1 6 (42.86%) Ivanti
1 6 (42.86%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Dell
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) EMC
5 1 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (7.14%) Intel
5 1 (7.14%) NetApp