Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 September 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
England > North East
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 57 90
Rank change year-on-year -37 +33 +2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 12 37 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.99% 3.07% 2.90%
As % of the System Software category 5.31% 17.21% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 59
North East median daily rate £263 £328 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.85% +16.96% -44.00%
10th Percentile £208 £260 £225
90th Percentile £459 £423 £367
England median daily rate £375 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
North East median hourly rate £30.25 - £29.00
10th Percentile £29.43 - £28.00
90th Percentile £30.88 - £39.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £19.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year +26.58% -29.46% +33.33%

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 the North East with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 226 215 775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.71% 17.86% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 145 480
North East median daily rate £385 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.46% +8.33% -11.69%
10th Percentile £227 £188 £205
90th Percentile £550 £488 £463
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +15.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 81
North East median hourly rate £14.60 £29.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.51% +5.36% +100.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £23.00 £43.75 £36.00
England median hourly rate £16.05 £16.81 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.49% +5.03% -

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in the North East

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in the North East

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in the North East over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in the North East

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in the North East

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Tyne and Wear -24 11 £263 -19.85% 5
Durham -15 1 - -
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 North East region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
1 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (50.00%) Clustering
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) vSphere
4 5 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) PKI
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (41.67%) McAfee
4 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (33.33%) vCenter Server
5 4 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) Server Building
5 4 (33.33%) Data Centre

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMWare Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 5 (41.67%) PKI
3 4 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
1 4 (33.33%) Server Building
2 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 3 (25.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (33.33%) vCenter Server
4 3 (25.00%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (8.33%) Ansible
5 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
5 1 (8.33%) Nagios
5 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) McAfee
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Symantec
5 3 (25.00%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (8.33%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
6 1 (8.33%) Veeam