Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 February 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 79 69
Rank change year-on-year -11 -10 -12
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 10 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.65% 1.12% 1.27%
As % of the System Software category 5.56% 9.87% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 11
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £255 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.47% -38.18% +3.13%
10th Percentile £340 £190 £275
90th Percentile £475 £535 £488
East of England median daily rate £293 £303 £325
% change year-on-year -3.31% -6.92% -17.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £155.00
East of England median hourly rate £20.45 £11.25 £91.00
% change year-on-year +81.78% -87.64% +287.23%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 180 152 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 11.69% 11.30% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 68 73
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +6.06%
10th Percentile £213 £150 £155
90th Percentile £565 £529 £488
East of England median daily rate £360 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +10.77% +8.24% +8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 22
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £23.14 £11.25 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.67% -21.05% -33.72%
10th Percentile £13.25 £9.92 £12.26
90th Percentile £47.25 £17.40 £37.88
East of England median hourly rate £20.04 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +21.45% - -5.71%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Hertfordshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Hertfordshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Hertfordshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Hertfordshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Watford -23 6 £450 - 1
Stevenage +2 2 £309 -48.58%
Hyper-V
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 8 (80.00%) VMware
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) Client/Server
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (50.00%) HP
4 5 (50.00%) JIRA
4 5 (50.00%) Workflow
4 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) Service Design
7 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) X.500
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Law
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (70.00%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix