Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 101 121
Rank change year-on-year +9 +20 -15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 49 45 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.79% 1.46% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 11.24% 11.66% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 18
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £266 £227 £234
90th Percentile £400 £382 £425
England median daily rate £375 £350 £371
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.72% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.00% - -
England median hourly rate £22.25 £20.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year +11.25% -28.57% +34.62%

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 436 386 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.91% 12.48% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 268 212
East Midlands median daily rate £370 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.85% -18.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £127 £175 £132
90th Percentile £530 £500 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 27 33
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.88 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.46% -3.70% +8.00%
10th Percentile £10.35 £10.20 £10.10
90th Percentile £18.16 £34.10 £20.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.48% +8.06% -3.13%

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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 -3 18 £370 +12.98% 10
Nottinghamshire +16 17 £369 +13.46% 5
Derbyshire +9 7 £250 -20.00% 3
Leicestershire +1 4 £325 +34.02% 6
Lincolnshire +5 2 £200 -23.08% 4
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) VMware
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
4 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
4 18 (36.73%) SCCM
5 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
6 15 (30.61%) Citrix
7 14 (28.57%) Office 365
8 12 (24.49%) LAN
8 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (24.49%) XenApp
8 12 (24.49%) XenDesktop
8 12 (24.49%) Microsoft App-V
9 11 (22.45%) Application Packaging
9 11 (22.45%) SAN
10 10 (20.41%) WAN
10 10 (20.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (18.37%) SQL
12 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
12 8 (16.33%) Clustering
12 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
12 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
13 7 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (12.24%) MCSE
14 6 (12.24%) DHCP

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 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.57%) Office 365
2 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) LAN
2 11 (22.45%) SAN
3 10 (20.41%) WAN
4 6 (12.24%) DHCP
4 6 (12.24%) DNS
4 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
4 6 (12.24%) VLAN
5 5 (10.20%) Firewall
6 4 (8.16%) VPN
7 3 (6.12%) VoIP
8 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.08%) Skype
9 1 (2.04%) Internet
9 1 (2.04%) Intranet
9 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.04%) Wireless
9 1 (2.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) HP UFT
1 2 (4.08%) WinRunner
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Applications Packager
2 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Citrix Packager
4 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) IT Support
4 5 (10.20%) Server Support
4 5 (10.20%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco Support
6 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.12%) IT Support Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Support Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Active Directory Support
7 2 (4.08%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) SAN Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.04%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Clustering
2 4 (8.16%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.08%) NHS
3 2 (4.08%) PDA
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
3 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.20%) Linux
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.08%) AIX
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Application Packaging
2 10 (20.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 6 (12.24%) Migration
4 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.20%) DevOps
4 5 (10.20%) ITIL
5 3 (6.12%) Change Management
5 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.12%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.08%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.08%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.08%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (4.08%) Web Filtering
7 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (2.04%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (2.04%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (2.04%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) SQL
2 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (12.24%) MCSE
3 4 (8.16%) MCSA
4 2 (4.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.08%) MCITP
4 2 (4.08%) MCTS
5 1 (2.04%) CCNA
5 1 (2.04%) CCNP
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.04%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.04%) MCP
5 1 (2.04%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (24.49%) XenApp
2 12 (24.49%) XenDesktop
3 7 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.20%) Docker
5 4 (8.16%) vSphere
6 2 (4.08%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (36.73%) SCCM
2 5 (10.20%) Kubernetes
2 5 (10.20%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (10.20%) Puppet
3 4 (8.16%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (4.08%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (4.08%) HP ALM
5 2 (4.08%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (4.08%) Nessus
5 2 (4.08%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.04%) AppDNA
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.04%) SCOrch
6 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.04%) SmoothWall
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) VMware
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.61%) Citrix
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco
4 6 (12.24%) Veeam
5 5 (10.20%) HP
6 2 (4.08%) Dell
6 2 (4.08%) EqualLogic
6 2 (4.08%) Ivanti
6 2 (4.08%) McAfee
6 2 (4.08%) Mitel
6 2 (4.08%) NetApp
6 2 (4.08%) Red Box
6 2 (4.08%) Symantec
6 2 (4.08%) Veritas
7 1 (2.04%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (2.04%) Aruba
7 1 (2.04%) GFI Software
7 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL