Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 85 121
Rank change year-on-year -11 +36 -13
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 45 62 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.83% 2.07% 0.75%
As % of the System Software category 10.56% 15.27% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 50 20
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £339 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.37% +17.83% -29.88%
10th Percentile £210 £235 £217
90th Percentile £445 £414 £391
England median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +8.57% - -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.44 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.83% - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.23 £22.50
% change year-on-year -13.47% -10.11% -14.29%

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 426 406 361
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.29% 13.57% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 257 194
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.94% -5.33% +19.05%
10th Percentile £125 £179 £147
90th Percentile £575 £560 £516
England median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 35 52
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.20 £10.00
90th Percentile £23.90 £24.00 £22.35
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 +8 25 £365 -2.67% 11
Derbyshire +7 8 £275 -17.29% 5
Lincolnshire -2 6 £200 -23.08% 2
Nottinghamshire -10 5 £340 -2.86% 13
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 29 (64.44%) VMware
3 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
4 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 23 (51.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
7 16 (35.56%) DNS
8 14 (31.11%) SAN
9 13 (28.89%) DHCP
10 12 (26.67%) Citrix
10 12 (26.67%) Firewall
11 11 (24.44%) LAN
11 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
12 10 (22.22%) Office 365
12 10 (22.22%) Cisco
12 10 (22.22%) Linux
12 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (20.00%) Symantec
13 9 (20.00%) Finance
13 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
13 9 (20.00%) SCCM
14 8 (17.78%) ITIL
14 8 (17.78%) WAN
14 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
14 8 (17.78%) XenApp
15 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (15.56%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (15.56%) VPN
15 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
15 7 (15.56%) Microsoft App-V

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 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Office 365
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) DNS
2 14 (31.11%) SAN
3 13 (28.89%) DHCP
4 12 (26.67%) Firewall
5 11 (24.44%) LAN
6 8 (17.78%) WAN
7 7 (15.56%) VPN
8 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
9 5 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (8.89%) BGP
10 4 (8.89%) EIGRP
10 4 (8.89%) Ethernet
10 4 (8.89%) NetScaler
10 4 (8.89%) OSPF
11 3 (6.67%) HTTP
11 3 (6.67%) HTTPS
11 3 (6.67%) Skype
12 2 (4.44%) VLAN
12 2 (4.44%) VoIP
12 2 (4.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) AdminStudio
1 4 (8.89%) InstallShield
2 2 (4.44%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.44%) WinRunner
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Front Office
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Administrator
1 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (11.11%) Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Applications Packager
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix Packager
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) IT Support
5 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Field Support Technician
6 2 (4.44%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) NHS
3 2 (4.44%) PDA
4 1 (2.22%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (71.11%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Windows Server
3 10 (22.22%) Linux
4 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
3 6 (13.33%) Antivirus Management
3 6 (13.33%) Project Management
4 5 (11.11%) Analytics
4 5 (11.11%) Application Packaging
4 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.89%) Change Management
5 4 (8.89%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (8.89%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (8.89%) Patch Management
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.33%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.33%) MCSE
3 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (8.89%) MCSA
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.22%) CCA
6 1 (2.22%) CCNP
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.22%) MCITP
6 1 (2.22%) MCP
6 1 (2.22%) NVQ Level 3
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 23 (51.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.78%) XenApp
4 7 (15.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (15.56%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 3 (6.67%) BitLocker
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (4.44%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.22%) Docker
8 1 (2.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (2.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) SCCM
2 6 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (13.33%) WSUS
3 4 (8.89%) Nessus
3 4 (8.89%) SCOM
3 4 (8.89%) ThinApp
4 2 (4.44%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.44%) HP ALM
4 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
5 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.22%) Puppet
5 1 (2.22%) SmoothWall
5 1 (2.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) VMware
2 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Citrix
4 10 (22.22%) Cisco
5 9 (20.00%) Symantec
6 6 (13.33%) McAfee
6 6 (13.33%) Sophos
7 5 (11.11%) HP
7 5 (11.11%) Veeam
8 4 (8.89%) Juniper
9 3 (6.67%) Google
9 3 (6.67%) ServiceNow
10 2 (4.44%) arcserve
10 2 (4.44%) Becrypt
10 2 (4.44%) CA
10 2 (4.44%) GFI Software
10 2 (4.44%) Ivanti
10 2 (4.44%) NetApp
10 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.44%) Veritas