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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 103 94 110
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 25 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 1.62% 1.13%
As % of the System Software category 6.94% 10.74% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 17
Median daily rate £400 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £285 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+30.23% -2.27%
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
360 447 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.31% 15.04% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 236 232
Median daily rate £353 £310 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.70% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £165 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.13% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 80 72
Median hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.26% +39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.10 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Cambridgeshire +11 10 £450 +28.57% 4
Suffolk +1 5 £513 -
Essex -4 5 £375 -3.22%
Hertfordshire -2 4 £288 -17.85% 4
Bedfordshire +4 1 £388 -0.64%
Norfolk -2 1 £190 -45.71%
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) VMware
3 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
5 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 10 (28.57%) ITIL
8 9 (25.71%) SAN
9 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (17.14%) SCCM
10 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (17.14%) SQL
10 6 (17.14%) Linux
10 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
10 6 (17.14%) Puppet
11 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
11 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
11 5 (14.29%) Python
11 5 (14.29%) C
11 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 5 (14.29%) Citrix
11 5 (14.29%) NetApp
11 5 (14.29%) SCOM
11 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
12 4 (11.43%) SCVMM

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 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (11.43%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.86%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) SAN
2 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 4 (11.43%) VLAN
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
4 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) DHCP
5 2 (5.71%) DNS
5 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.86%) Internet
6 1 (2.86%) LAN
6 1 (2.86%) NAS
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.86%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Data Mining
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Power BI
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
2 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Architect
1 7 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (11.43%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Active Directory Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) JSON
2 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) Django
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.43%) Unix
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
2 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (11.43%) DevOps
2 4 (11.43%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (11.43%) SFIA
3 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) High Availability
4 2 (5.71%) Information Management
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.71%) Presales
4 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) C
2 5 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
2 4 (11.43%) RHCE
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.71%) MCITP
4 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCP
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
3 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (11.43%) Docker
4 4 (11.43%) KVM
4 4 (11.43%) LXC
4 4 (11.43%) vCloud
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.71%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.71%) vSphere
5 2 (5.71%) XenApp
6 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Puppet
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) SCOM
3 4 (11.43%) SCVMM
4 2 (5.71%) Ansible
4 2 (5.71%) Cobbler
4 2 (5.71%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) VMware
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) Citrix
3 5 (14.29%) NetApp
4 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.57%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) Akamai
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) SAP
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec