Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 106 105
Rank change year-on-year +19 -1 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 54 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.85% 1.24% 1.01%
As % of the System Software category 13.08% 9.97% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 31
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £253 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.61% -31.76% +10.04%
10th Percentile £248 £206 £263
90th Percentile £423 £344 £414
England median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £19.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £20.25 £23.00
% change year-on-year +23.46% -11.96% -1.08%

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 413 371 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 14.16% 12.46% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 226 170
East Midlands median daily rate £380 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +7.69% -6.47%
10th Percentile £127 £168 £111
90th Percentile £550 £525 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 41 50
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.30 £12.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.38% -3.70%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £17.50 £22.50 £20.00
England median hourly rate £16.19 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.23% -2.67%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -2 18 £388 +72.22% 2
Northamptonshire +3 16 £373 +27.35% 1
Leicestershire +2 8 £375 +50.00% 11
Lincolnshire - 8 £255 - 1
Derbyshire +10 5 £388 +72.22% 2
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 40 (74.07%) Windows
2 30 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 30 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 28 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 28 (51.85%) SCCM
4 25 (46.30%) VMware
5 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 23 (42.59%) Citrix
7 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (37.04%) PowerShell
9 19 (35.19%) MS Exchange
9 19 (35.19%) Office 365
10 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
10 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 15 (27.78%) SAN
12 12 (22.22%) HP
12 12 (22.22%) ITIL
13 11 (20.37%) Skype for Business
14 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (18.52%) SQL
14 10 (18.52%) LAN
14 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
14 10 (18.52%) DNS
15 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (14.81%) Cisco
17 7 (12.96%) XenDesktop
17 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
17 7 (12.96%) Migration
18 6 (11.11%) Application Packaging

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 19 (35.19%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.37%) Skype for Business
3 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (9.26%) IIS
6 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (35.19%) Office 365
3 2 (3.70%) PaaS
3 2 (3.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) SAN
2 10 (18.52%) DNS
2 10 (18.52%) LAN
2 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 6 (11.11%) DHCP
3 6 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (11.11%) WAN
4 5 (9.26%) Wireless
5 4 (7.41%) Firewall
6 3 (5.56%) VPN
7 2 (3.70%) DDNS
7 2 (3.70%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.70%) NAS
7 2 (3.70%) Skype
8 1 (1.85%) Internet
8 1 (1.85%) Intranet
8 1 (1.85%) Network Security
8 1 (1.85%) VLAN
8 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (31.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Hudson
General
1 4 (7.41%) 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 12 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (12.96%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) EPoS Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) EPoS Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Build Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Hardware Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Lync Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix Packager
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (3.70%) Migration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (7.41%) Clustering
3 4 (7.41%) 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%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 40 (74.07%) Windows
2 30 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 28 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.96%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.26%) Windows 10
7 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.85%) VMS
9 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Migration
3 6 (11.11%) Application Packaging
4 5 (9.26%) Data Protection
5 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.41%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (5.56%) DevOps
7 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.70%) Change Management
7 2 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (3.70%) Project Management
7 2 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.70%) Time Management
8 1 (1.85%) B2C
8 1 (1.85%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.85%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.85%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.85%) Release Management
8 1 (1.85%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) PowerShell
2 10 (18.52%) SQL
3 4 (7.41%) VBScript
4 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (7.41%) MCSE
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.85%) CCNA
3 1 (1.85%) CCNP
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) MCITP
3 1 (1.85%) MCTS
3 1 (1.85%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.96%) XenDesktop
4 5 (9.26%) XenApp
5 4 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.56%) vSphere
7 2 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (51.85%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.70%) SCOM
4 1 (1.85%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) VMware
2 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 23 (42.59%) Citrix
4 12 (22.22%) HP
5 8 (14.81%) Cisco
6 5 (9.26%) NetApp
7 4 (7.41%) Dell
8 3 (5.56%) Veeam
9 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.85%) Apple
10 1 (1.85%) Oracle
10 1 (1.85%) Remedy
10 1 (1.85%) Symantec