The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 3 months to 24 June 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
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.92% 0.68% -
As % of the System Software category 17.65% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £333 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.19% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £28.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year +69.64% +30.23%  

Hyper-V is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 17 26 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 10.90% 17.69% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 7
Median daily rate £395 £360 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.79% +25.21%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £29.54 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.51%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.58% +22.85%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Luton

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Luton

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Luton over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec