Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Hyper-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hyper-V over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Hyper-V
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 48 59
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 12 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.74% 1.57% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 9.52% 11.24% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 3
Bedfordshire median daily rate £300 £388 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.58% +68.48% -
10th Percentile £158 £369 £215
90th Percentile £479 £406 £343
East of England median daily rate £260 £345 £425
% change year-on-year -24.64% -18.82% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £11.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year +42.22% -58.33% -30.77%

Hyper-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 126 89 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 18.29% 13.97% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 59 50
Bedfordshire median daily rate £328 £388 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.48% +24.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £125 £163 £112
90th Percentile £488 £456 £450
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +21.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 19
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £11.84 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.92% -62.86% +91.78%
10th Percentile £10.26 £10.90 £18.40
90th Percentile £14.95 £40.50 £42.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -2.94% +0.83%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Bedfordshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hyper-V in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Bedfordshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Bedfordshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -15 2 £490 +26.45%
Bedford - 2 £255 -
Hyper-V
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (58.33%) DHCP
5 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
5 7 (58.33%) DNS
5 7 (58.33%) Symantec
6 6 (50.00%) Clustering
6 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
6 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
6 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (50.00%) SCCM
6 6 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (50.00%) iSCSI
6 6 (50.00%) Replication
6 6 (50.00%) IBM
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 6 (50.00%) VBScript
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) MCSE
6 6 (50.00%) MCSA
6 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (50.00%) Terminal Services
6 6 (50.00%) HP
6 6 (50.00%) Dell
6 6 (50.00%) Citrix
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) DHCP
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 6 (50.00%) NAS
3 6 (50.00%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) Network Security
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
1 6 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCSA
1 6 (50.00%) MCSE
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (41.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 6 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 6 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (41.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (41.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) Symantec
3 6 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) CommVault
3 6 (50.00%) Dell
3 6 (50.00%) EqualLogic
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) IBM
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) NetApp
3 6 (50.00%) Veritas
4 5 (41.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) Apple