Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 85 67
Rank change year-on-year +1 -18 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 21 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.30% 0.96% 1.94%
As % of the System Software category 9.72% 7.25% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 12
Hertfordshire median daily rate £300 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +45.16% -27.06%
10th Percentile £246 £255 £184
90th Percentile £438 £480 £378
East of England median daily rate £325 £285 £345
% change year-on-year +14.04% -17.39% -16.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 -
% change year-on-year +15.63% - -

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 216 207 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 13.39% 13.22% 12.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 101 86
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +21.62% -3.90%
10th Percentile £150 £181 £205
90th Percentile £504 £575 £525
East of England median daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +6.90% +3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 9
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.79% +46.13% -30.30%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.25 £9.23
90th Percentile £44.65 £47.25 £13.85
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

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 18 November 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 18 November 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
Stevenage -4 6 £423 +36.95% 1
Watford -2 4 - - 5
Waltham Cross - 4 £300 - 3
St Albans - 2 £215 - 2
Hatfield - 1 - -
Hyper-V
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
4 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
4 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (42.86%) SCOM
5 9 (42.86%) VMware Workstation
5 9 (42.86%) DNS
5 9 (42.86%) LDAP
5 9 (42.86%) DFS Replication
6 5 (23.81%) Python
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) Perl
6 5 (23.81%) VoIP
7 4 (19.05%) Internet
7 4 (19.05%) RTCP
7 4 (19.05%) RTP
7 4 (19.05%) IBM
7 4 (19.05%) C
7 4 (19.05%) C++
7 4 (19.05%) OO
7 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (19.05%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) PBX
7 4 (19.05%) DHCP
7 4 (19.05%) HTTP
7 4 (19.05%) SNMP

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 4 (19.05%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (19.05%) IaaS
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (19.05%) PaaS
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
2 3 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (4.76%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
2 5 (23.81%) VoIP
3 4 (19.05%) DHCP
3 4 (19.05%) HTTP
3 4 (19.05%) IGMP
3 4 (19.05%) Internet
3 4 (19.05%) PBX
3 4 (19.05%) RTCP
3 4 (19.05%) RTP
3 4 (19.05%) SNMP
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) VLAN
3 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
4 3 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) GDB
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
1 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (19.05%) Valgrind
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) C Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
2 4 (19.05%) VoIP Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Azure Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Active Directory Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) LDAP
2 4 (19.05%) FreeSWITCH
2 4 (19.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) FMCG
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) OO
1 4 (19.05%) Presales
2 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Creative Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) High Availability
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (4.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Server Management
3 1 (4.76%) Server Patching
3 1 (4.76%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
2 5 (23.81%) Python
3 4 (19.05%) C
3 4 (19.05%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) DFS Replication
3 9 (42.86%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (19.05%) KVM
4 4 (19.05%) VirtualBox
5 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) IBM
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (9.52%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (9.52%) Aruba
6 1 (4.76%) Apple
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) Sophos