The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 86 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 29 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.09% 0.51% 1.66%
As % of the System Software category 8.22% 6.45% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 5
Median daily rate £280 £377 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.77% +16.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £347 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £407 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £337 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.07% +12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.59 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.69% -10.46%
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 North East region.

System Software Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
353 62 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.45% 7.85% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 22 43
Median daily rate £275 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £187 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £427 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 1
Median hourly rate £33.50 £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.69% -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 North East

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Tyne and Wear -23 29 £280 -25.77% 2
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 29 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (96.55%) Windows
3 26 (89.66%) DNS
3 26 (89.66%) DHCP
4 24 (82.76%) Skype for Business
5 23 (79.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (79.31%) MS Exchange
5 23 (79.31%) VMware
6 22 (75.86%) ITIL
7 21 (72.41%) Citrix
8 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
8 20 (68.97%) Microsoft App-V
8 20 (68.97%) AppSense
8 20 (68.97%) SCCM
8 20 (68.97%) XenApp
9 19 (65.52%) XenServer
9 19 (65.52%) XenDesktop
10 18 (62.07%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 17 (58.62%) Software Delivery
11 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
12 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
13 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
13 14 (48.28%) Degree
14 12 (41.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 10 (34.48%) BPSS Clearance
15 10 (34.48%) Disclosure Scotland
16 8 (27.59%) SMS
16 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
17 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 24 (82.76%) Skype for Business
2 23 (79.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 23 (79.31%) MS Exchange
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (13.79%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (89.66%) DHCP
1 26 (89.66%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) SMS
3 4 (13.79%) Skype
4 2 (6.90%) SAN
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
5 1 (3.45%) HTTP
5 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) ObjectStore
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 9 (31.03%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (17.24%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.34%) Messaging Support
5 2 (6.90%) Mobility Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Support
6 1 (3.45%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
6 1 (3.45%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
1 1 (3.45%) JSON
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.79%) Visualisation
3 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.90%) CESG
5 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) Android
4 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) ITIL
2 18 (62.07%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 17 (58.62%) Software Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.90%) Content Management
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (58.62%) Security Cleared
2 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
3 14 (48.28%) Degree
4 10 (34.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (13.79%) MCSE
7 2 (6.90%) MCSA
7 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (68.97%) Microsoft App-V
2 20 (68.97%) XenApp
3 19 (65.52%) XenDesktop
3 19 (65.52%) XenServer
4 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (6.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (68.97%) SCCM
2 12 (41.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) VMware
2 21 (72.41%) Citrix
3 20 (68.97%) AppSense
3 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Trend Micro
5 2 (6.90%) Apple
5 2 (6.90%) HP
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle