The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 28 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.

Microsoft Hyper-V
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 25 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 -  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 0.38% 3.25% -
As % of the System Software category 1.15% 16.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £378 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £411
% change year-on-year -11.42% -14.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -15.55% -5.26%  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 87 49 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 32.71% 19.92% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 35 14
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £414 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -3.97% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £11.13 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.42% -31.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -3.45% +4.10%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp