Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 50 36 59
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23 +16
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 13 4 33
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.83% 1.28% 2.78%
As % of the System Software category 9.03% 8.33% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 23
10th Percentile £276 " £219
25th Percentile £315 £313 £284
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £333 £330 £350
Median % change year-on-year +0.76% -5.71% -6.67%
75th Percentile £382 £353 £400
90th Percentile £433 " £438
East of England median daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year +6.06% -2.22% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.11 - -
East of England median hourly rate £14.11 - -

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 144 48 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.31% 15.34% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 37 129
10th Percentile £163 £206 £205
25th Percentile £325 £318 £275
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £500 £375
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33% -
75th Percentile £528 £538 £525
90th Percentile £596 £676 £625
East of England median daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 6 18
10th Percentile " £15.59 £11.35
25th Percentile £12.25 £25.63 £13.13
Median hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -70.00% +157.14% -
75th Percentile £14.75 £52.19 £37.40
90th Percentile £17.75 £53.75 £47.88
East of England median hourly rate £13.50 £19.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -30.77% +21.88% -3.03%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Cambridgeshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Cambridgeshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Hyper-V in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Cambridgeshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in Cambridgeshire.

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 27 October 2021. 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 -26 3 £315 -5.97%
Cambridge - 3 £438 - 5
Huntingdon - 2 £190 - 2
Hyper-V
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
1 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) Azure
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft 365
4 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (53.85%) XenApp
5 7 (53.85%) Citrix
5 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2016
7 5 (38.46%) Skype
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco
8 4 (30.77%) DHCP
8 4 (30.77%) DNS
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
8 4 (30.77%) Veeam
8 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (23.08%) Mimecast
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
9 3 (23.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (23.08%) GCP
9 3 (23.08%) Active Directory Federation Services

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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Skype for Business
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Azure
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft 365
3 3 (23.08%) AWS
3 3 (23.08%) GCP
3 3 (23.08%) Mimecast
4 1 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Skype
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) NetScaler
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) SNMP
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (15.38%) Social Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Documentation Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (15.38%) Service Design
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Automation
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (7.69%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) XenApp
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (30.77%) XenDesktop
5 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 1 (7.69%) NFS
6 1 (7.69%) RHEV
6 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
1 3 (23.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) Veeam
6 3 (23.08%) NetApp
6 3 (23.08%) Sophos
6 3 (23.08%) Symantec
7 2 (15.38%) Google
7 2 (15.38%) Ivanti
8 1 (7.69%) HP
8 1 (7.69%) Meraki