Period
to 20 October 2021

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 20 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 - 88
Rank change year-on-year - +88 +7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 13 0 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.89% - 1.40%
As % of the System Software category 5.04% - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 19
10th Percentile £197 " £132
25th Percentile £205 " £138
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £358 - £325
75th Percentile £478 " £431
90th Percentile £511 " £480
England median daily rate £400 £420 £375
% change year-on-year -4.70% +12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £14.50
England median hourly rate £12.73 £12.73 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -39.40% +1.82%

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 258 68 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.71% 11.02% 18.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 30 189
10th Percentile £94 £120 £130
25th Percentile £163 £129 £185
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £300 £335 £340
Median % change year-on-year -10.45% -1.47% -8.11%
75th Percentile £450 £479 £444
90th Percentile £555 £500 £538
England median daily rate £500 £485 £463
% change year-on-year +3.09% +4.86% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 12 51
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.50 £10.50
25th Percentile £9.43 £9.52 £11.21
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.64 £14.28
Median % change year-on-year -3.09% -11.48% -4.03%
75th Percentile £14.75 £17.25 £17.50
90th Percentile £15.49 £19.80 £43.49
England median hourly rate £17.00 £17.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.90% +11.72% +0.44%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Hyper-V in the East Midlands

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Hyper-V in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in the East Midlands

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in the East Midlands.

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 20 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
Northamptonshire - 4 £500 - 6
Nottinghamshire - 3 £263 - 8
Leicestershire - 3 £265 - 5
Derbyshire - 2 £195 - 7
Lincolnshire - 1 £470 - 3
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) Firewall
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
6 6 (46.15%) Linux
7 5 (38.46%) Azure
7 5 (38.46%) Social Skills
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft 365
9 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
9 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 3 (23.08%) Citrix
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 3 (23.08%) DNS
9 3 (23.08%) Cisco
9 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
9 3 (23.08%) Sophos
10 2 (15.38%) Project Management
10 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
10 2 (15.38%) PHP
10 2 (15.38%) WAN
10 2 (15.38%) DHCP
10 2 (15.38%) MCSE
10 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
10 2 (15.38%) LAN
10 2 (15.38%) VBScript

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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (7.69%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) Skype
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Social Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Public Sector
4 1 (7.69%) Advertising
4 1 (7.69%) Back Office
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Law
4 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support
2 2 (15.38%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
1 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Management
1 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Major Incident Management
1 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
1 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
1 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Behavioural Change
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Server Management
2 1 (7.69%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) VBScript
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (7.69%) Nessus
2 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Sophos
4 2 (15.38%) WatchGuard
5 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
5 1 (7.69%) ArcSight
5 1 (7.69%) Ivanti
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam