Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 November 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 129 114
Rank change year-on-year +33 -15 -19
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 53 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.67% 0.79% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 12.41% 6.77% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 19 15
East Midlands median daily rate £315 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.08% +10.17% -10.61%
10th Percentile £235 £242 £202
90th Percentile £395 £425 £463
England median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 - £27.50
10th Percentile £19.20 - £26.25
90th Percentile £29.20 - £28.75
England median hourly rate £20.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -28.57% +24.44% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 427 384 311
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.46% 11.61% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 213 133
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.13% +19.40% -2.90%
10th Percentile £188 £143 £163
90th Percentile £500 £535 £487
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 45 79
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -5.66%
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.20 £9.90
90th Percentile £33.08 £20.38 £20.10
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% +6.67%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in the East Midlands

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in the East Midlands

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in the East Midlands

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in the East Midlands

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Nottinghamshire +21 20 £350 -17.65% 5
Leicestershire +3 11 £235 -37.33% 4
Derbyshire -7 8 £313 +13.64% 1
Northamptonshire +7 7 £326 +23.11% 1
Lincolnshire +3 7 £260 - 1
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 48 (90.57%) Windows
2 38 (71.70%) Windows Server
3 32 (60.38%) VMware
4 24 (45.28%) HP
5 23 (43.40%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
6 20 (37.74%) SAN
7 19 (35.85%) Active Directory
8 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (28.30%) Cisco
10 14 (26.42%) Linux
10 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
11 12 (22.64%) Unix
11 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
11 12 (22.64%) Citrix
11 12 (22.64%) SCCM
12 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
12 11 (20.75%) ITIL
13 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
13 10 (18.87%) NAS
14 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (16.98%) vSphere
14 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
14 9 (16.98%) Office 365
14 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
14 9 (16.98%) DNS
14 9 (16.98%) Firewall
15 7 (13.21%) LAN
15 7 (13.21%) JBoss

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 14 (26.42%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.21%) JBoss
3 6 (11.32%) Apache
3 6 (11.32%) IIS
4 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (9.43%) iPlanet
4 5 (9.43%) Oracle Application Server
4 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
4 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
5 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (5.66%) MQSeries
5 3 (5.66%) OpenStack
5 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.66%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (9.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.98%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) SAN
2 10 (18.87%) NAS
3 9 (16.98%) DNS
3 9 (16.98%) Firewall
3 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
4 7 (13.21%) LAN
5 5 (9.43%) DHCP
5 5 (9.43%) Wireless
6 4 (7.55%) LDAP
6 4 (7.55%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (7.55%) WAN
7 3 (5.66%) VLAN
8 2 (3.77%) Converged Networks
8 2 (3.77%) Network Security
8 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.89%) FCoE
9 1 (1.89%) Internet
9 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.89%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (7.55%) Spanish Language
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (13.21%) Analyst
2 7 (13.21%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Administrator
3 5 (9.43%) Consultant
3 5 (9.43%) Network Engineer
3 5 (9.43%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) EPoS Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Server Support
5 3 (5.66%) Solaris Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Wintel Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Designer
6 2 (3.77%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) EPoS Support Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) J2EE
2 2 (3.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.32%) Clustering
2 6 (11.32%) HP Storage
3 5 (9.43%) EMC VMAX
3 5 (9.43%) EMC VNX
3 5 (9.43%) Replication
4 4 (7.55%) EPoS
5 2 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.77%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 48 (90.57%) Windows
2 38 (71.70%) Windows Server
3 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (26.42%) Linux
5 12 (22.64%) Unix
6 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (13.21%) AIX
8 6 (11.32%) Solaris
8 6 (11.32%) Windows 10
8 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
9 5 (9.43%) HPUX
10 3 (5.66%) SUSE
11 2 (3.77%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.75%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) Server Building
2 7 (13.21%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (9.43%) High Availability
3 5 (9.43%) Migration
4 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.55%) Project Management
5 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.77%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.77%) Process Improvement
6 2 (3.77%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (3.77%) Test Management
6 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.89%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 1 (1.89%) DevOps
7 1 (1.89%) IT Strategy
7 1 (1.89%) Presales
7 1 (1.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) VBScript
3 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.77%) C-shell
3 2 (3.77%) Korn
3 2 (3.77%) Perl
3 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) MCSE
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.66%) CCNA
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.89%) MCITP
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) VCAP
System Software
1 23 (43.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (35.85%) Active Directory
3 9 (16.98%) vSphere
4 5 (9.43%) KVM
4 5 (9.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.89%) Samba
7 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) SCVMM
3 5 (9.43%) EMC VPLEX
3 5 (9.43%) SCOM
4 4 (7.55%) AirWatch
5 3 (5.66%) OpenView
6 2 (3.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (3.77%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 32 (60.38%) VMware
2 24 (45.28%) HP
3 20 (37.74%) Microsoft
4 15 (28.30%) Cisco
5 12 (22.64%) Citrix
6 7 (13.21%) 3PAR
6 7 (13.21%) Dell
6 7 (13.21%) Oracle
7 6 (11.32%) Red Hat
7 6 (11.32%) Sun
8 5 (9.43%) EMC
8 5 (9.43%) NetApp
8 5 (9.43%) PlateSpin
8 5 (9.43%) Veritas
9 4 (7.55%) F5
10 3 (5.66%) Borland
10 3 (5.66%) Cognos
10 3 (5.66%) IBM
10 3 (5.66%) Opsware
11 2 (3.77%) Splunk