Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 158 149
Rank change year-on-year -26 -9 +27
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 18 32 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.37% 0.76% 1.20%
As % of the System Software category 2.63% 6.56% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 30
Yorkshire median daily rate £369 £350 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.36% -2.10% +43.00%
10th Percentile £96 £301 £173
90th Percentile £518 £528 £538
England median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Yorkshire median hourly rate £47.50 £14.57 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +226.01% -30.62% +121.05%
10th Percentile £33.33 £11.42 £11.50
90th Percentile £86.25 £17.90 £24.35
England median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +35.15% -28.85% +23.81%

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 684 488 699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.96% 11.53% 12.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 321 442
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -0.06% +25.08%
10th Percentile £250 £125 £175
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 44 47
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.66% -16.07% +17.45%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.42 £8.50
90th Percentile £34.65 £19.85 £24.15
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +3.13% +1.47% -3.71%

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 20 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 August 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 11 £369 +5.73% 21
South Yorkshire -4 7 £278 -28.39% 5
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 10 (55.56%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) Citrix
7 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (27.78%) SCCM
8 5 (27.78%) XenServer
8 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
8 5 (27.78%) Linux
8 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 5 (27.78%) Cisco
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) HP
9 4 (22.22%) LAN
9 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 4 (22.22%) VPN
9 4 (22.22%) Veeam
9 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 4 (22.22%) SCOM
9 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (22.22%) XenApp
10 3 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
10 3 (16.67%) vSphere
10 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
10 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds

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 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 2 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 4 (22.22%) VPN
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
2 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
4 1 (5.56%) Multicast
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (5.56%) iSeries
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) CentOS
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Solaris
6 1 (5.56%) SUSE
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 3 (16.67%) High Availability
2 3 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (11.11%) CAD
3 2 (11.11%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.11%) Server Patching
3 2 (11.11%) Storage Management
3 2 (11.11%) Task Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Server Building
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCA
1 3 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MCITP
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) MCTS
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
3 5 (27.78%) XenServer
4 4 (22.22%) XenApp
5 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (16.67%) vSphere
6 2 (11.11%) KVM
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 2 (11.11%) Xen
7 1 (5.56%) NFS
7 1 (5.56%) SRDF
7 1 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) SCOM
3 3 (16.67%) HP SIM
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (11.11%) Tivoli
4 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (11.11%) WSUS
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
5 1 (5.56%) SCSM
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 4 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (22.22%) Veeam
6 3 (16.67%) Dell
6 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 3 (16.67%) Sophos
7 2 (11.11%) BMC
7 2 (11.11%) Ivanti
7 2 (11.11%) Lotus
7 2 (11.11%) McAfee
7 2 (11.11%) NetApp
7 2 (11.11%) QNAP
7 2 (11.11%) Trend Micro
8 1 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (5.56%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (5.56%) Synology