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 3 months to 27 June 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 / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 48 60
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 1.68% 2.28%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% 10.31% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 8
Median daily rate £175 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.13% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £400 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £513 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +69.64% +33.33%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 96 97 99
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.35% 16.33% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 55 54
Median daily rate £225 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +1.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £494 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -16.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.84 £10.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £47.25 £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 4 £175 -61.13% 2
Hyper-V
East of England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (50.00%) Office 365
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) VPN
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (30.00%) SCOrch
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (30.00%) Dell
6 3 (30.00%) Apple
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) WAN
7 2 (20.00%) SLA
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) MCSE
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management

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 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Break/Fix
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Master's Degree
3 2 (20.00%) MCITP
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) GAMP
2 1 (10.00%) GxP
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (30.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Apple
3 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle