Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Microsoft Virtual Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 6 months to 22 November 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 Virtual Server
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 203 213
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.073% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category - 0.60% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Yorkshire median daily rate - £255 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
England median daily rate £400 £330 £308
% change year-on-year +21.21% +7.32% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £17.48 £14.75 -
% change year-on-year +18.51% - -

Microsoft Virtual Server 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 604 672 700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.60% 12.33% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 416 353
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +14.75%
10th Percentile £116 £175 £123
90th Percentile £538 £575 £521
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 128
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -10.11%
10th Percentile £9.80 £9.90 £8.86
90th Percentile £20.70 £25.00 £24.13
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.94% -0.78% +6.67%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in Yorkshire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Virtual Server in Yorkshire