Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 21 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 71 79
Rank change year-on-year -21 +8 +5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.25% 1.49% 1.16%
As % of the System Software category 1.65% 7.14% 7.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 9
Essex median daily rate - £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +70.45%
East of England median daily rate £273 £345 £419
% change year-on-year -21.01% -17.61% +24.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Essex median hourly rate £16.00 - £27.50
10th Percentile £15.50 - £25.65
90th Percentile £16.50 - £28.95
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 - £27.00

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 Essex with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 121 182 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.13% 20.80% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 96 64
Essex median daily rate £355 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -14.29% +21.74%
10th Percentile £132 £163 £122
90th Percentile £552 £444 £526
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +21.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 56 65
Essex median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% - -
10th Percentile £10.40 £15.75 £15.10
90th Percentile £35.45 £33.08 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year - -2.94% -2.86%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Essex

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Essex

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Essex

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 21 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
Colchester - 1 - -
Hyper-V
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Essex region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Server Building
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft