Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 67 68
Rank change year-on-year -21 +1 +16
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.89% 1.93% 2.19%
As % of the System Software category 6.76% 15.98% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 20
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £310 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.16% -27.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £243 £184 £310
90th Percentile £481 £378 £438
East of England median daily rate £260 £345 £419
% change year-on-year -24.64% -17.61% +24.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £155.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £11.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year +42.22% -58.33% -30.77%

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 207 169 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.10% 12.08% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 87 103
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - +30.43%
10th Percentile £196 £205 £166
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +20.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 32
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £11.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.13% -30.30% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.25 £9.23 £8.93
90th Percentile £47.25 £13.85 £38.75
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 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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Watford -22 7 £450 +40.63% 3
Stevenage -9 2 £309 -48.58% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £450 -
Hyper-V
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) SAN
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
4 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) XenApp
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (21.43%) 3PAR
6 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (21.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
6 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
6 3 (21.43%) Data Security
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) MCSE

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 2 (14.29%) IIS
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (21.43%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Firewall
1 6 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet
4 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.14%) LDAP
4 1 (7.14%) Skype
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) WLAN
4 1 (7.14%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Database Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Manager
3 1 (7.14%) IT Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
5 1 (7.14%) CCTV
5 1 (7.14%) Clustering
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Data Security
1 3 (21.43%) Identity Management
1 3 (21.43%) Project Management
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Service Design
3 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (28.57%) XenApp
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
3 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Data Guard
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) 3PAR
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (14.29%) Remedy
6 1 (7.14%) Apple
6 1 (7.14%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL