Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 90 129
Rank change year-on-year -3 +39 -21
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 45 60 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.69% 1.88% 0.77%
As % of the System Software category 9.64% 13.82% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 49 20
East Midlands median daily rate £360 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.77% +13.04% +5.50%
10th Percentile £270 £235 £225
90th Percentile £414 £420 £425
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -4.11%
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 £19.65 £19.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -0.53% -28.18% +10.00%

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 467 434 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.50% 13.63% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 291 210
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.50% -12.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £125 £175 £139
90th Percentile £530 £525 £515
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 30 44
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.56 £14.10 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.83% +8.46% +1.96%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.60 £10.15
90th Percentile £17.91 £31.03 £20.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +3.23%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 20 £375 +15.38% 7
Nottinghamshire 0 16 £340 -6.21% 11
Derbyshire +2 6 £250 -21.88% 3
Lincolnshire +2 3 £200 -23.08% 3
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 29 (64.44%) Windows
2 20 (44.44%) VMware
3 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
4 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 14 (31.11%) SAN
6 12 (26.67%) Citrix
6 12 (26.67%) LAN
7 11 (24.44%) Cisco
8 10 (22.22%) WAN
8 10 (22.22%) Linux
8 10 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 9 (20.00%) XenApp
9 9 (20.00%) SCCM
9 9 (20.00%) DNS
9 9 (20.00%) Office 365
10 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (17.78%) VPN
10 8 (17.78%) Firewall
11 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (15.56%) Application Packaging
11 7 (15.56%) Finance
11 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 6 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (13.33%) XenDesktop
12 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (13.33%) 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 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.00%) Office 365
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) SAN
2 12 (26.67%) LAN
3 10 (22.22%) WAN
4 9 (20.00%) DNS
5 8 (17.78%) Firewall
5 8 (17.78%) VPN
6 6 (13.33%) DHCP
7 5 (11.11%) VLAN
8 4 (8.89%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.67%) BGP
9 3 (6.67%) EIGRP
9 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
9 3 (6.67%) OSPF
9 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.44%) iSCSI
10 2 (4.44%) NetScaler
10 2 (4.44%) VoIP
11 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
11 1 (2.22%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) HP UFT
1 2 (4.44%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
2 1 (2.22%) Front Office
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Administrator
1 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Applications Packager
2 6 (13.33%) IT Support
3 5 (11.11%) Citrix Packager
3 5 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Server Support
4 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Network Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco Support
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.67%) IT Support Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Clustering
1 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) PDA
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
3 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (22.22%) Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.44%) AIX
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Application Packaging
1 7 (15.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.33%) ITIL
3 5 (11.11%) Change Management
3 5 (11.11%) DevOps
3 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.89%) Analytics
4 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.44%) People Management
6 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.44%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (4.44%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 5 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) MCSE
3 4 (8.89%) MCSA
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
4 2 (4.44%) MCITP
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCTS
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.00%) XenApp
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 5 (11.11%) Docker
4 5 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.44%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (11.11%) Puppet
3 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.44%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) HP ALM
4 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.44%) Nessus
4 2 (4.44%) SCOM
4 2 (4.44%) WSUS
4 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.22%) AppDNA
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.22%) SmoothWall
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) VMware
2 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Citrix
4 11 (24.44%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) HP
5 5 (11.11%) Veeam
6 4 (8.89%) NetApp
7 3 (6.67%) Google
7 3 (6.67%) Juniper
8 2 (4.44%) Dell
8 2 (4.44%) EqualLogic
8 2 (4.44%) Ivanti
8 2 (4.44%) McAfee
8 2 (4.44%) Mitel
8 2 (4.44%) Red Box
8 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.44%) Sophos
8 2 (4.44%) Symantec
8 2 (4.44%) Veritas
9 1 (2.22%) GFI Software