The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 98 102 128
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +26
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 35 48 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.40% 1.56% 0.73%
As % of the System Software category 9.97% 11.62% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 14
Median daily rate £365 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £343 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £433 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £25.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £20.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+85.67% -8.44%
Hyper-V
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
351 413 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.02% 13.38% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 193 190
Median daily rate £350 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 82 79
Median hourly rate £16.50 £28.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.07% +28.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.75 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the East of England region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the East of England region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +2 20 £310 -27.05% 3
Bedfordshire +4 6 £388 +30.80% 1
Essex +2 5 £375 - 2
Cambridgeshire +13 4 £313 -26.47% 9
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 39 (72.22%) Windows
2 36 (66.67%) VMware
3 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
4 24 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
6 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 19 (35.19%) Windows Server
8 14 (25.93%) Citrix
8 14 (25.93%) SAN
8 14 (25.93%) ITIL
8 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
8 14 (25.93%) SCCM
8 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (22.22%) SQL
10 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (18.52%) Web Services
11 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (16.67%) XenApp
12 9 (16.67%) NetApp
13 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (14.81%) SCOM
13 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Architecture
14 7 (12.96%) iSCSI
14 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
14 7 (12.96%) Linux
15 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
15 6 (11.11%) IIS

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.11%) IIS
1 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.41%) CloudFront
4 3 (5.56%) Office 365
5 2 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) SAN
2 7 (12.96%) iSCSI
3 6 (11.11%) VLAN
4 5 (9.26%) DHCP
4 5 (9.26%) DNS
4 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (7.41%) Internet
5 4 (7.41%) IPsec
6 3 (5.56%) Firewall
7 2 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.70%) FTP
7 2 (3.70%) LAN
8 1 (1.85%) Intranet
8 1 (1.85%) LDAP
8 1 (1.85%) NAS
8 1 (1.85%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.85%) VoIP
8 1 (1.85%) VPN
8 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.70%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Architect
2 9 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) DBA
3 6 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 6 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Active Directory Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Hyper-V Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.26%) VMware Architect
5 4 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) Web Services
2 4 (7.41%) JSON
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) SAML
3 2 (3.70%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.85%) CSS
4 1 (1.85%) Django
4 1 (1.85%) jQuery
4 1 (1.85%) Matplotlib
4 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Clustering
2 6 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (7.41%) Replication
3 4 (7.41%) VCE vBlock
4 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.56%) RIA
5 2 (3.70%) iPad
5 2 (3.70%) NHS
5 2 (3.70%) PKI
5 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) CCTV
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (72.22%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) Windows Server
3 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (12.96%) Linux
7 4 (7.41%) Unix
8 2 (3.70%) Android
8 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (11.11%) Converged Infrastructure
3 6 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (11.11%) Product Management
3 6 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
4 5 (9.26%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 4 (7.41%) Database Security
5 4 (7.41%) Database Tuning
5 4 (7.41%) DevOps
5 4 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.41%) Line Management
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.41%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 5 (9.26%) Python
4 4 (7.41%) C
4 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) MCSE
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.41%) RHCE
2 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) MCITP
3 1 (1.85%) CCNA
3 1 (1.85%) CCNP
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.85%) MCP
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) FISMA
1 1 (1.85%) HIPAA
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.85%) QA
1 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
2 24 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.67%) XenApp
4 6 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 5 (9.26%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (7.41%) Docker
6 4 (7.41%) KVM
6 4 (7.41%) LXC
6 4 (7.41%) vCloud
7 3 (5.56%) vSphere
7 3 (5.56%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (25.93%) SCCM
2 8 (14.81%) SCOM
3 6 (11.11%) Puppet
4 4 (7.41%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.70%) Ansible
5 2 (3.70%) Cobbler
5 2 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (66.67%) VMware
2 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
3 14 (25.93%) Citrix
4 9 (16.67%) NetApp
5 5 (9.26%) HP
6 4 (7.41%) Akamai
6 4 (7.41%) F5
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle
6 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.41%) SAP
7 2 (3.70%) EMC
7 2 (3.70%) Nintex
8 1 (1.85%) Apple
8 1 (1.85%) Cisco
8 1 (1.85%) Dell
8 1 (1.85%) IBM
8 1 (1.85%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.85%) Sophos