Period
to 14 July 2020

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 6 months to 14 July 2020 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
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 150 166
Rank change year-on-year +39 +16 -13
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 7 32 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.37% 0.75% 0.78%
As % of the System Software category 2.41% 5.76% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 21
Median daily rate £335 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.67% +25.00% -6.98%
10th Percentile £238 £220 £105
90th Percentile £444 £575 £475
England median daily rate £363 £396 £375
% change year-on-year -8.46% +5.60% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £16.21 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.57% -1.32%
England median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% -16.00% +28.21%

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 of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 290 556 633
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.13% 13.02% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 316 345
Median daily rate £375 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.39% +11.60% +9.09%
10th Percentile £134 £158 £152
90th Percentile £550 £624 £560
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 33 66
Median hourly rate £23.28 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.20% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £17.26 £10.83 £11.17
90th Percentile £66.00 £63.20 £33.13
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.98 £16.50
% change year-on-year +11.93% +2.88% +3.13%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in the East of England

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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Hyper-V in the East of England

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Hyper-V in the East of England over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in the East of England

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Hyper-V in the East of England.

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 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
Hertfordshire +26 3 £375 -31.82% 4
Cambridgeshire +26 2 £335 +7.20% 1
Suffolk +13 2 - -
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 of England region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Service Design
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Docker
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) GCP
5 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
5 2 (28.57%) Skype
5 2 (28.57%) Terraform
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server

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 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Azure
2 2 (28.57%) AWS
2 2 (28.57%) GCP
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) 3G
4 1 (14.29%) 4G
4 1 (14.29%) DAB
4 1 (14.29%) GPRS
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) PSTN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Head of DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Service Design
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (14.29%) Proactive Maintenance
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Xen
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
1 2 (28.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec