Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 131 131
Rank change year-on-year -31 0 +33
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 46 58 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.90% 1.19% 1.26%
As % of the System Software category 6.19% 8.75% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 41
East of England median daily rate £285 £345 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% -16.36% +22.22%
10th Percentile £158 £185 £225
90th Percentile £475 £406 £444
England median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 - £27.00
10th Percentile £15.50 - £22.45
90th Percentile £16.50 - £79.55
England median hourly rate £20.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -28.57% +24.44% -

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 743 663 792
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.53% 13.61% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 359 362
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +22.73%
10th Percentile £130 £163 £146
90th Percentile £550 £496 £500
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 89 178
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.73 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.00 £28.56 £40.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% +6.67%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -18 15 £450 +45.16% 3
Bedfordshire -7 11 £300 -22.58%
Cambridgeshire -8 11 £260 -35.00% 10
Norfolk +2 4 £196 +2.89% 2
Suffolk +14 3 £155 -18.42%
Essex -27 2 - - 1
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 30 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
4 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 22 (47.83%) VMware
6 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
6 21 (45.65%) SAN
7 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
9 17 (36.96%) Cisco
10 15 (32.61%) Citrix
10 15 (32.61%) DHCP
11 14 (30.43%) DNS
11 14 (30.43%) HP
11 14 (30.43%) LAN
12 13 (28.26%) WAN
12 13 (28.26%) Firewall
12 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
13 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
14 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (23.91%) ITIL
14 11 (23.91%) SharePoint
15 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
15 10 (21.74%) 3PAR
15 10 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
16 9 (19.57%) Capacity Planning
16 9 (19.57%) Windows 7

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 17 (36.96%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (23.91%) SharePoint
3 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (15.22%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 2 (4.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.17%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (15.22%) Office 365
3 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) SAN
2 15 (32.61%) DHCP
3 14 (30.43%) DNS
3 14 (30.43%) LAN
4 13 (28.26%) Firewall
4 13 (28.26%) WAN
5 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
6 8 (17.39%) NAS
6 8 (17.39%) Wireless
7 6 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (13.04%) iSCSI
8 5 (10.87%) Internet
9 2 (4.35%) MPLS
9 2 (4.35%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (4.35%) VLAN
9 2 (4.35%) VPN
10 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
10 1 (2.17%) Network Security
10 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Support Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Server Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Server Support
5 4 (8.70%) Server Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Storage Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Network Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.91%) Data Centre
3 9 (19.57%) Clustering
4 7 (15.22%) Replication
5 4 (8.70%) HP Storage
5 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.35%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.17%) CCTV
7 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) Windows Server
3 20 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.35%) Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Android
8 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) ITIL
2 9 (19.57%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (8.70%) Change Control
3 4 (8.70%) Data Security
3 4 (8.70%) Network Management
3 4 (8.70%) Network Optimisation
3 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
3 4 (8.70%) Project Management
3 4 (8.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 3 (6.52%) Identity Management
5 2 (4.35%) DevOps
5 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.35%) IT Strategy
5 2 (4.35%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Network Architecture
5 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 6 (13.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.39%) MCSE
3 6 (13.04%) MCSA
3 6 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (10.87%) Degree
4 5 (10.87%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.17%) CCA
7 1 (2.17%) CCNA
7 1 (2.17%) CCNP
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (17.39%) Terminal Services
5 5 (10.87%) XenApp
5 5 (10.87%) XenDesktop
6 4 (8.70%) vSphere
7 3 (6.52%) XenServer
8 2 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) SCCM
2 7 (15.22%) SCOM
3 6 (13.04%) Backup Exec
3 6 (13.04%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (13.04%) NetBackup
4 5 (10.87%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.35%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.17%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.17%) vCenter Server
6 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 22 (47.83%) VMware
3 17 (36.96%) Cisco
4 15 (32.61%) Citrix
5 14 (30.43%) HP
6 10 (21.74%) 3PAR
7 7 (15.22%) Dell
7 7 (15.22%) SolarWinds
7 7 (15.22%) Symantec
8 6 (13.04%) CommVault
8 6 (13.04%) EqualLogic
8 6 (13.04%) IBM
8 6 (13.04%) NetApp
8 6 (13.04%) Veritas
9 4 (8.70%) arcserve
9 4 (8.70%) CA
10 2 (4.35%) Apple
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle
10 2 (4.35%) Remedy
11 1 (2.17%) AppSense