Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 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 of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 133 148
Rank change year-on-year -21 +15 +7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 42 54 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.89% 1.20% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 6.41% 8.88% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 30
East of England median daily rate £273 £340 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.85% -10.53% +1.33%
10th Percentile £140 £206 £210
90th Percentile £349 £416 £443
England median daily rate £340 £350 £365
% change year-on-year -2.86% -4.11% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
East of England median hourly rate - £11.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.82% -29.11%
England median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year -11.11% -15.89% +7.00%

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 655 608 699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 13.87% 13.48% 13.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 302 303
East of England median daily rate £360 £340 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.14% +0.17%
10th Percentile £130 £163 £122
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
England median daily rate £440 £413 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% +8.55% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 69 165
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10th Percentile £10.28 £10.73 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.25 £34.40 £40.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.15 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.19% -

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 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
Bedfordshire +5 16 £300 -22.58% 2
Cambridgeshire -15 12 £260 -35.00% 18
Hertfordshire -17 7 £379 +18.52% 8
Norfolk -10 4 £188 -20.00% 1
Essex -11 2 £253 +12.22% 3
Suffolk +14 1 £120 - 3
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 33 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 32 (76.19%) Windows
3 26 (61.90%) VMware
4 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
6 22 (52.38%) MS Exchange
6 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (50.00%) SAN
8 20 (47.62%) HP
8 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
9 15 (35.71%) DHCP
9 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
9 15 (35.71%) DNS
10 14 (33.33%) Citrix
10 14 (33.33%) SharePoint
10 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (30.95%) ITIL
11 13 (30.95%) WAN
11 13 (30.95%) Cisco
11 13 (30.95%) Firewall
11 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (30.95%) NAS
12 12 (28.57%) SCCM
12 12 (28.57%) Clustering
12 12 (28.57%) MCSA
12 12 (28.57%) LAN
12 12 (28.57%) SQL
12 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (26.19%) SolarWinds

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 22 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 14 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (23.81%) Skype for Business
4 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.76%) IIS
5 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) SAN
2 15 (35.71%) DHCP
2 15 (35.71%) DNS
2 15 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 13 (30.95%) Firewall
3 13 (30.95%) NAS
3 13 (30.95%) WAN
4 12 (28.57%) LAN
5 10 (23.81%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (23.81%) iSCSI
6 7 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (4.76%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.76%) Internet
7 2 (4.76%) VPN
7 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.38%) VLAN
8 1 (2.38%) VoIP
8 1 (2.38%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Storage Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Server Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Server Support
4 4 (9.52%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Network Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Network Support
5 3 (7.14%) Network Support Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) SAML
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (28.57%) Clustering
2 10 (23.81%) Replication
3 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (9.52%) HP Storage
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 14 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (23.81%) Windows 7
6 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.38%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.38%) Linux
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (19.05%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.52%) Change Control
4 4 (9.52%) Network Management
4 4 (9.52%) Network Optimisation
5 3 (7.14%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.76%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.76%) IT Strategy
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.76%) Workflow
7 1 (2.38%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.38%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 10 (23.81%) PowerShell
2 10 (23.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (28.57%) MCSA
3 11 (26.19%) MCSE
4 9 (21.43%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.14%) CCNA
7 3 (7.14%) CCNP
7 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.38%) CCA
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
8 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (26.19%) Terminal Services
3 11 (26.19%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.52%) XenApp
5 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (4.76%) vSphere
6 2 (4.76%) XenServer
7 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) SCCM
2 10 (23.81%) Backup Exec
2 10 (23.81%) HP Data Protector
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Clustering
2 10 (23.81%) NetBackup
3 9 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (21.43%) SCOM
4 2 (4.76%) Data Guard
5 1 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) VMware
2 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 20 (47.62%) HP
4 14 (33.33%) Citrix
5 13 (30.95%) Cisco
6 11 (26.19%) IBM
6 11 (26.19%) SolarWinds
6 11 (26.19%) Symantec
7 10 (23.81%) 3PAR
7 10 (23.81%) CommVault
7 10 (23.81%) Dell
7 10 (23.81%) EqualLogic
7 10 (23.81%) NetApp
7 10 (23.81%) Veritas
8 4 (9.52%) arcserve
8 4 (9.52%) CA
9 2 (4.76%) Oracle
10 1 (2.38%) Apple
10 1 (2.38%) Ivanti
10 1 (2.38%) NETGEAR