Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 98 106
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 54 48 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.91% 1.55% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 12.27% 11.19% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 41 24
East Midlands median daily rate £373 £280 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.04% -6.67% -12.09%
10th Percentile £250 £210 £258
90th Percentile £400 £381 £396
England median daily rate £378 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +7.86% -5.41% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - £30.00 -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £18.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year +33.35% -27.88% +23.81%

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 440 429 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.58% 13.82% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 289 214
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -12.75% +14.62%
10th Percentile £128 £185 £137
90th Percentile £549 £475 £597
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 29 37
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.05 £12.30 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.23% -8.89% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.30
90th Percentile £17.50 £15.85 £21.50
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.93
% change year-on-year +3.13% +0.47% -2.00%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Nottinghamshire -3 19 £388 +19.23% 8
Northamptonshire -9 19 £308 -5.38% 8
Leicestershire +2 9 £363 +45.00% 5
Lincolnshire - 5 £200 - 1
Derbyshire +13 3 £388 +27.05%
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 35 (64.81%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) SCCM
2 24 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 21 (38.89%) Office 365
5 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
5 19 (35.19%) VMware
6 17 (31.48%) Citrix
7 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (27.78%) LAN
9 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
9 14 (25.93%) SAN
9 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
10 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
11 12 (22.22%) WAN
11 12 (22.22%) HP
11 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (20.37%) XenDesktop
13 10 (18.52%) Application Packaging
13 10 (18.52%) Microsoft App-V
13 10 (18.52%) SQL
13 10 (18.52%) XenApp
14 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
14 9 (16.67%) Cisco
14 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (16.67%) Clustering
14 9 (16.67%) Migration

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 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (7.41%) IIS
3 3 (5.56%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.89%) Office 365
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.85%) PaaS
5 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) LAN
2 14 (25.93%) SAN
3 12 (22.22%) WAN
4 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (14.81%) DNS
6 6 (11.11%) DHCP
6 6 (11.11%) VLAN
7 5 (9.26%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (9.26%) Wireless
8 4 (7.41%) Firewall
9 3 (5.56%) Skype
9 3 (5.56%) VoIP
9 3 (5.56%) VPN
10 2 (3.70%) DDNS
10 2 (3.70%) IP Telephony
10 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.70%) NAS
11 1 (1.85%) Internet
11 1 (1.85%) Intranet
11 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.85%) Hudson
2 1 (1.85%) WinRunner
General
1 3 (5.56%) Back Office
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Applications Packager
3 6 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Server Support
5 4 (7.41%) Citrix Packager
5 4 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) IT Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) EPoS Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) EPoS Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Support
6 3 (5.56%) IT Support Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Support Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.85%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Clustering
2 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.56%) EPoS
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) NHS
4 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) PDA
5 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 35 (64.81%) Windows
2 24 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 16 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.85%) AIX
8 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (18.52%) Application Packaging
3 9 (16.67%) Migration
4 7 (12.96%) ITIL
5 6 (11.11%) DevOps
6 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.56%) Change Management
7 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.56%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.70%) Network Design
8 2 (3.70%) Network Virtualisation
8 2 (3.70%) Project Management
8 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.70%) Time Management
9 1 (1.85%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.85%) Service Management
9 1 (1.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 10 (18.52%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) VBScript
4 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.81%) MCSE
3 4 (7.41%) MCSA
4 2 (3.70%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.70%) MCITP
4 2 (3.70%) MCTS
5 1 (1.85%) CCNA
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.85%) MCP
5 1 (1.85%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) Active Directory
2 11 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.37%) XenDesktop
3 10 (18.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (18.52%) XenApp
4 6 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (11.11%) vSphere
5 4 (7.41%) Docker
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (44.44%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.41%) Puppet
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (3.70%) SCOM
4 2 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.70%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.85%) AppDNA
5 1 (1.85%) HP ALM
5 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.85%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) VMware
3 17 (31.48%) Citrix
4 12 (22.22%) HP
5 9 (16.67%) Cisco
6 6 (11.11%) Veeam
7 5 (9.26%) Dell
8 3 (5.56%) NetApp
9 2 (3.70%) EqualLogic
9 2 (3.70%) Mitel
9 2 (3.70%) Red Box
9 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.85%) Aerohive Networks
10 1 (1.85%) Apple
10 1 (1.85%) Aruba
10 1 (1.85%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.85%) McAfee
10 1 (1.85%) Remedy
10 1 (1.85%) Symantec
10 1 (1.85%) Veritas