The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 108 100
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 29 24 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.24% 0.94% 1.62%
As % of the System Software category 8.15% 6.69% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 26
Median daily rate £419 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.68% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £190 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £23.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 - £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 - £23.50
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 of England with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 356 359 440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 15.21% 14.13% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 197 236
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £155 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 74 77
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -29.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £43.50 £40.50
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 of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 of England

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hyper-V in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in the East of England

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in the East of England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in the East of England

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in the East of England

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England 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
Hertfordshire +13 19 £450 +56.52% 8
Cambridgeshire -4 4 £175 -61.13% 9
Bedfordshire -7 3 £333 -14.19% 1
Essex -17 2 £325 -13.33% 2
Suffolk +8 1 £190 -62.92% 3
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 of England region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 25 (49.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
4 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (43.14%) ITIL
6 21 (41.18%) PowerShell
7 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 17 (33.33%) MCSE
7 17 (33.33%) VMware
8 16 (31.37%) Office 365
9 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (25.49%) DHCP
11 12 (23.53%) DNS
11 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
12 11 (21.57%) Migration
13 10 (19.61%) SAN
13 10 (19.61%) SQL
13 10 (19.61%) Private Cloud
13 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
14 9 (17.65%) SCOM
14 9 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 9 (17.65%) Firewall
15 8 (15.69%) MCITP
15 8 (15.69%) Degree
15 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
15 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (15.69%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.73%) Skype for Business
3 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.96%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (31.37%) Office 365
3 7 (13.73%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.92%) Mimecast
4 2 (3.92%) Yammer
5 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.96%) Dropbox
5 1 (1.96%) Google Drive
5 1 (1.96%) IaaS
5 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) DHCP
2 12 (23.53%) DNS
3 10 (19.61%) SAN
4 9 (17.65%) Firewall
5 6 (11.76%) VPN
6 5 (9.80%) LAN
7 3 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 3 (5.88%) WAN
7 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.92%) Internet
8 2 (3.92%) NAS
8 2 (3.92%) Skype
8 2 (3.92%) Wireless
9 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.96%) MPLS
9 1 (1.96%) Network Security
9 1 (1.96%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.96%) VLAN
9 1 (1.96%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.88%) Law
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Consultant
2 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) IT Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Consultant
4 5 (9.80%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Exchange Consultant
5 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (3.92%) PowerShell Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 10 (19.61%) Private Cloud
3 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.73%) Clustering
3 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Social Media
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.96%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 42 (82.35%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.80%) Windows 10
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.92%) Linux
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
8 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.96%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) Migration
3 9 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (13.73%) DevOps
4 7 (13.73%) Project Management
4 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
4 7 (13.73%) Service Delivery
4 7 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (13.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 5 (9.80%) Data Security
5 5 (9.80%) Service Management
6 4 (7.84%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.92%) High Availability
8 2 (3.92%) Information Management
9 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.96%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 10 (19.61%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.96%) Perl
4 1 (1.96%) VB
4 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (49.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (33.33%) MCSE
3 8 (15.69%) Degree
3 8 (15.69%) MCITP
4 4 (7.84%) MCTS
5 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.92%) Master's Degree
5 2 (3.92%) MCSA
6 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.96%) EMC Certification
6 1 (1.96%) MCP
6 1 (1.96%) NCSA
6 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) GAMP
2 1 (1.96%) GxP
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) BitLocker
3 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.92%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.96%) Firmware
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCOM
2 7 (13.73%) SCCM
3 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (7.84%) WSUS
5 3 (5.88%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.92%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (3.92%) SCDPM
6 2 (3.92%) SCSM
6 2 (3.92%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.96%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 17 (33.33%) VMware
3 8 (15.69%) Cisco
4 7 (13.73%) Citrix
4 7 (13.73%) Remedy
5 5 (9.80%) 3PAR
5 5 (9.80%) Apple
6 3 (5.88%) Dell
6 3 (5.88%) Forcepoint
6 3 (5.88%) Reuters
6 3 (5.88%) Veeam
7 2 (3.92%) EMC
7 2 (3.92%) Facebook
7 2 (3.92%) McAfee
7 2 (3.92%) NetApp
7 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.92%) Symantec
8 1 (1.96%) Acronis
8 1 (1.96%) Hitachi
8 1 (1.96%) Isilon
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