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 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 89 70
Rank change year-on-year +6 -19  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 20 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.30% 0.58% 1.47%
As % of the System Software category 10.87% 5.56% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 18
Median daily rate £250 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £288 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £450 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the East Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 184 162 150
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 11.96% 10.47% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 94 68
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £225 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 21
Median hourly rate £12.23 £14.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.67% +9.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.14 £11.25 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.44 £22.50 £47.50
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 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
Leicestershire +1 9 £255 -36.25% 1
Nottinghamshire - 7 £220 -
Northamptonshire +2 3 £338 -15.62% 2
Derbyshire - 1 £225 - 2
Hyper-V
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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 34 (85.00%) Windows
2 30 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
4 23 (57.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (55.00%) SCCM
6 19 (47.50%) VMware
6 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
7 17 (42.50%) DNS
7 17 (42.50%) PowerShell
8 16 (40.00%) DHCP
8 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
9 15 (37.50%) HP
9 15 (37.50%) Dell
9 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (35.00%) LAN
10 14 (35.00%) IIS
10 14 (35.00%) VBScript
11 13 (32.50%) EPoS
12 12 (30.00%) Wireless
12 12 (30.00%) Remote Desktop
13 11 (27.50%) SAN
14 10 (25.00%) Citrix
15 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
15 9 (22.50%) Linux
16 8 (20.00%) vSphere
17 7 (17.50%) ITIL
17 7 (17.50%) Server Virtualisation
18 6 (15.00%) NetApp
18 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 (35.00%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.00%) Apache
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (42.50%) DNS
2 16 (40.00%) DHCP
2 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (35.00%) LAN
4 12 (30.00%) Remote Desktop
4 12 (30.00%) Wireless
5 11 (27.50%) SAN
6 4 (10.00%) Firewall
7 1 (2.50%) ADSL
7 1 (2.50%) Internet
7 1 (2.50%) MPLS
7 1 (2.50%) NAS
7 1 (2.50%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.50%) VLAN
7 1 (2.50%) WAN
7 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 6 (15.00%) Retail
2 4 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Systems Engineer
2 10 (25.00%) EPoS Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Server Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Support
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Wintel Support
7 3 (7.50%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) EPoS
2 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (85.00%) Windows
2 30 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 23 (57.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (22.50%) Linux
5 5 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
5 5 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.50%) Android
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) CentOS
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.50%) Solaris
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) ITIL
1 7 (17.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (12.50%) Migration
3 4 (10.00%) Change Management
3 4 (10.00%) Network Management
4 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Change Control
6 1 (2.50%) High Availability
6 1 (2.50%) ITIL V2
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) Presales
6 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) PowerShell
2 14 (35.00%) VBScript
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.50%) CCIE
5 1 (2.50%) CCNP
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) MCSA
5 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
3 8 (20.00%) vSphere
4 3 (7.50%) XenApp
4 3 (7.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.00%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.50%) KVM
6 1 (2.50%) vCloud
6 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (55.00%) SCCM
2 4 (10.00%) SCOM
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) WSUS
4 2 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (2.50%) Ansible
5 1 (2.50%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.50%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.50%) vMotion
5 1 (2.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (47.50%) VMware
3 15 (37.50%) Dell
3 15 (37.50%) HP
4 10 (25.00%) Citrix
5 6 (15.00%) NetApp
6 4 (10.00%) Sun
7 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.00%) Polycom
9 1 (2.50%) Altiris
9 1 (2.50%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco
9 1 (2.50%) EMC
9 1 (2.50%) Juniper
9 1 (2.50%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.50%) StorageTek
9 1 (2.50%) Veeam
Derby, Derbyshire
Smarterways Ltd.
Rate: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Rate: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago