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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
England / East of England
Rank 101 115 96
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 21 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 0.55% 1.03%
As % of the System Software category 7.39% 3.98% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 11
Median daily rate £400 £263 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% -38.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £226 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £413 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £329 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.25 - £55.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%

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
284 327 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.20% 13.91% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 149 168
Median daily rate £350 £300 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.56% -10.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £142 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 83 77
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.70 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +9 10 £400 +61.61% 6
Hertfordshire +2 6 £300 -27.27% 7
Bedfordshire +6 2 - - 1
Essex +1 2 £225 -10.00% 2
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 30 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 26 (46.43%) VMware
4 24 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
7 17 (30.36%) Windows Server
8 16 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (25.00%) SQL
10 13 (23.21%) Web Services
10 13 (23.21%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (21.43%) ITIL
11 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
12 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (19.64%) SCCM
12 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (17.86%) Office 365
13 10 (17.86%) Citrix
14 9 (16.07%) XenApp
15 8 (14.29%) Product Management
15 8 (14.29%) Firewall
15 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
15 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (14.29%) SAN
15 8 (14.29%) DNS
15 8 (14.29%) MCSE
16 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
16 7 (12.50%) 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 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.50%) IIS
3 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.71%) Skype for Business
4 4 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.79%) JBoss
6 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (23.21%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (17.86%) Office 365
4 5 (8.93%) Akamai
4 5 (8.93%) CloudFront
5 4 (7.14%) Mimecast
6 3 (5.36%) SaaS
7 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.79%) IaaS
7 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) DNS
1 8 (14.29%) Firewall
1 8 (14.29%) SAN
2 6 (10.71%) DHCP
2 6 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 6 (10.71%) IPsec
2 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.93%) Wireless
4 3 (5.36%) Internet
4 3 (5.36%) iSCSI
4 3 (5.36%) VLAN
4 3 (5.36%) VPN
5 2 (3.57%) ADSL
5 2 (3.57%) LAN
5 2 (3.57%) Network Security
5 2 (3.57%) WAN
6 1 (1.79%) FTP
6 1 (1.79%) Intranet
6 1 (1.79%) LDAP
6 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.36%) MySQL
7 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.79%) JBehave
2 1 (1.79%) JUnit
2 1 (1.79%) Redmine
2 1 (1.79%) Selenium
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Advertising
3 3 (5.36%) Legal
4 2 (3.57%) Billing
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Law
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (30.36%) Architect
2 9 (16.07%) DBA
2 9 (16.07%) SQL DBA
3 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
5 6 (10.71%) Consultant
5 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Azure Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Office 365 Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.36%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Network Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) Web Services
2 2 (3.57%) CSS
2 2 (3.57%) Django
2 2 (3.57%) jQuery
2 2 (3.57%) Matplotlib
2 2 (3.57%) SAML
2 2 (3.57%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Clustering
3 6 (10.71%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.93%) VCE vBlock
5 4 (7.14%) Replication
6 2 (3.57%) iPad
6 2 (3.57%) NHS
6 2 (3.57%) PKI
6 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.57%) RIA
7 1 (1.79%) CCTV
7 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (30.36%) Windows Server
4 16 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.57%) Android
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.79%) Linux
7 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (1.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) ITIL
2 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (14.29%) Product Management
3 7 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (10.71%) High Availability
5 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.93%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (8.93%) Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (8.93%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 4 (7.14%) Database Security
6 4 (7.14%) Database Tuning
6 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.14%) Line Management
6 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) MCSE
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.71%) MCITP
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) CCNA
4 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) CCNP
5 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) FISMA
2 1 (1.79%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.07%) XenApp
4 2 (3.57%) BitLocker
4 2 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.57%) vSphere
4 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) SCCM
2 6 (10.71%) SCOM
3 5 (8.93%) WSUS
4 3 (5.36%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.57%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.57%) SCSM
6 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 30 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 26 (46.43%) VMware
3 10 (17.86%) Citrix
4 7 (12.50%) NetApp
5 6 (10.71%) F5
6 4 (7.14%) Cisco
6 4 (7.14%) Oracle
7 3 (5.36%) Apple
7 3 (5.36%) Palo Alto
7 3 (5.36%) SAP
8 2 (3.57%) HP
8 2 (3.57%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.57%) Nintex
8 2 (3.57%) Symantec
8 2 (3.57%) Veeam
9 1 (1.79%) Dell
9 1 (1.79%) Google
9 1 (1.79%) Juniper
9 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.79%) SonicWALL