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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 100 100 115
Rank change year-on-year
0 +15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 29 52 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.13% 1.66% 1.06%
As % of the System Software category 7.88% 11.09% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 20
Median daily rate £375 £413 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £325 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £23.25 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £20.80 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+75.48% -5.45%
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
368 469 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.34% 14.99% 14.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 252 224
Median daily rate £375 £320 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +19.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £165 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 82 91
Median hourly rate £16.50 £23.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.78% +11.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +12 8 £425 +6.25% 3
Hertfordshire +5 8 £255 -40.00% 4
Essex 0 6 £375 -4.76% 1
Bedfordshire +6 4 £388 -0.64%
Suffolk +2 3 £500 -
Norfolk - 1 £190 - 1
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 36 (85.71%) VMware
2 35 (83.33%) Windows
3 25 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
5 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
6 17 (40.48%) Windows Server
7 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (33.33%) ITIL
9 12 (28.57%) Citrix
9 12 (28.57%) SAN
10 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (21.43%) SCCM
12 8 (19.05%) NetApp
13 7 (16.67%) Linux
13 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
13 7 (16.67%) XenApp
14 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
14 6 (14.29%) SCOM
14 6 (14.29%) iSCSI
14 6 (14.29%) Puppet
14 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
14 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 5 (11.90%) SQL
15 5 (11.90%) Python
15 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
15 5 (11.90%) VLAN
15 5 (11.90%) PowerShell

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 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (9.52%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) OpenStack
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) CloudFront
3 3 (7.14%) Office 365
4 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) SAN
2 6 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 5 (11.90%) VLAN
4 4 (9.52%) DHCP
4 4 (9.52%) DNS
4 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.14%) Firewall
5 3 (7.14%) Internet
6 2 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (4.76%) LAN
7 1 (2.38%) FTP
7 1 (2.38%) Intranet
7 1 (2.38%) LDAP
7 1 (2.38%) NAS
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security
7 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.38%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (2.38%) VoIP
7 1 (2.38%) VPN
7 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.76%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
2 1 (2.38%) Billing
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Server Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Active Directory Architect
5 4 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) VMware Architect
5 4 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) JSON
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) Django
3 1 (2.38%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) Matplotlib
3 1 (2.38%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) SAML
3 1 (2.38%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Clustering
2 2 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.76%) RIA
3 1 (2.38%) CCTV
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
3 1 (2.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Windows Server
3 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (16.67%) Linux
6 4 (9.52%) Unix
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.38%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
2 4 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (9.52%) DevOps
2 4 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (9.52%) SFIA
3 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 3 (7.14%) High Availability
3 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
4 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.76%) Change Management
4 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (4.76%) Information Management
4 2 (4.76%) Migration
4 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (4.76%) Service Management
4 2 (4.76%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
1 5 (11.90%) Python
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) C
3 2 (4.76%) PHP
3 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.52%) MCSE
2 4 (9.52%) RHCE
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.76%) MCITP
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) FISMA
1 1 (2.38%) HIPAA
1 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 7 (16.67%) XenApp
4 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 6 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.52%) Docker
5 4 (9.52%) KVM
5 4 (9.52%) LXC
5 4 (9.52%) vCloud
6 3 (7.14%) vSphere
6 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) SCCM
2 6 (14.29%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) SCOM
3 4 (9.52%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.76%) Ansible
4 2 (4.76%) Cobbler
4 2 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (85.71%) VMware
2 19 (45.24%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) Citrix
4 8 (19.05%) NetApp
5 4 (9.52%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.14%) Akamai
7 2 (4.76%) EMC
7 2 (4.76%) SAP
8 1 (2.38%) Apple
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) Dell
8 1 (2.38%) IBM
8 1 (2.38%) Nintex
8 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.38%) Sophos