Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 August 2018 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 > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 75 74
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +8
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 10 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.88% 0.66% 1.10%
As % of the System Software category 6.80% 4.62% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £175 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +114.44% -61.14% +28.57%
10th Percentile £151 £129 £310
90th Percentile £388 £227 £543
East of England median daily rate £275 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -35.29% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% - -
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year -2.63% - -

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 147 173 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.96% 14.27% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 51 101
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -20.59% +21.43%
10th Percentile £240 £145 £174
90th Percentile £568 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 17
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +37.14% +25.00%
10th Percentile £15.04 £11.25 £9.00
90th Percentile £44.13 £43.00 £46.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.65 £16.50
% change year-on-year -0.92% +0.92% -

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Cambridgeshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Cambridgeshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Cambridgeshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Cambridgeshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 August 2018. 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
Peterborough -3 7 £375 - 3
Cambridge -6 2 - - 2
Hyper-V
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) Citrix
5 5 (50.00%) Office 365
5 5 (50.00%) VLAN
5 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
6 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (40.00%) XenApp
6 4 (40.00%) VPN
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (30.00%) Symantec
7 3 (30.00%) McAfee
7 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (30.00%) Sophos
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (30.00%) MCSE
7 3 (30.00%) Windows NT
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) MySQL

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (40.00%) NetScaler
3 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (10.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows NT
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Disk Encryption
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) XenApp
4 3 (30.00%) BitLocker
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (30.00%) VirtualBox
4 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (30.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (30.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Acronis
4 3 (30.00%) ESET
4 3 (30.00%) Kaspersky
4 3 (30.00%) McAfee
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Sophos
4 3 (30.00%) Symantec
4 3 (30.00%) Veeam
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Google
5 1 (10.00%) Ivanti
5 1 (10.00%) Qualys