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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 77 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.32% 0.96% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 4.23% 8.00% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £341 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £390 £290
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +34.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +62.50%
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
71 75 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.61% 12.06% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 45
Average daily rate £400 £300 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £251 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £412 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 7
Average hourly rate £34.18 £21.82 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.62% +19.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £12.25 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £28.41 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the North East region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -35 1 - - 4
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) vSphere
5 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) Electronics
5 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
5 3 (27.27%) HP
5 3 (27.27%) DHCP
5 3 (27.27%) DNS

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) OpenStack
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (18.18%) Google App Engine
1 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DHCP
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
2 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
1 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
2 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
2 1 (9.09%) TestDirector
2 1 (9.09%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (27.27%) Electronics
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) REST
1 2 (18.18%) SAML
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) PDA
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) AIX
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Web Operations
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Server Building
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (27.27%) MCSA
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (9.09%) MCITP
5 1 (9.09%) MCSE
5 1 (9.09%) MCTS
5 1 (9.09%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (9.09%) Netcool
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) Rackspace
4 2 (18.18%) SaltStack
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Veritas