The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 35 45 36
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.60% 0.25% 0.93%
As % of the System Software category 13.89% 2.08% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £218 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.87% +14.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £350 £415
% change year-on-year -12.85% -15.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £24.25 £23.63
% change year-on-year -21.64% +2.64%  

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

Contract System Software Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 36 48 55
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 11.50% 11.76% 17.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 23
Median daily rate £305 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.22% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £194 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 12
Median hourly rate £19.00 £47.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +179.41%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.43 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £60.00 £41.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Cambridge

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Cambridge

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Cambridge over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Cambridge

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Cambridge

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 5 (45.45%) Skype for Business
5 4 (36.36%) Mimecast
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) MCITP
5 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) MS Office
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
7 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (18.18%) Matplotlib
7 2 (18.18%) Billing
7 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 2 (18.18%) Django

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (45.45%) Skype for Business
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) ADSL
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Azure Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365 Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Django Developer
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) Django
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Distribution
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
1 2 (18.18%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) MCITP
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GAMP
1 1 (9.09%) GxP
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle