Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 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
England > North East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 87 91
Rank change year-on-year +20 +4 +2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 38 82 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.12% 3.07% 1.58%
As % of the System Software category 18.91% 12.56% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 51 18
North East median daily rate £325 £275 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -45.00% +43.89%
10th Percentile £260 £200 £346
90th Percentile £420 £413 £658
England median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 5
North East median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -38.46% -
10th Percentile £30.40 £21.25 £18.55
90th Percentile £32.40 £37.80 £47.55
England median hourly rate £20.00 £28.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -28.57% +19.15% +4.44%

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 201 653 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.52% 24.45% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 421 95
North East median daily rate £338 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -10.00% +28.44%
10th Percentile £216 £205 £208
90th Percentile £550 £475 £603
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 75 40
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £28.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +8.74% -10.43%
10th Percentile £9.50 £11.68 £11.51
90th Percentile £46.50 £29.50 £43.28
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year +4.76% -1.56% +6.67%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 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
Tyne and Wear +40 33 £325 +18.18% 3
Teesside - 3 £288 -
Durham -17 1 £335 +11.67% 1
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 37 (97.37%) VMware
2 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (63.16%) Security Cleared
3 24 (63.16%) Windows
4 18 (47.37%) DNS
5 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
5 17 (44.74%) Citrix
6 16 (42.11%) Clustering
7 15 (39.47%) PlateSpin
7 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
7 15 (39.47%) Red Hat
7 15 (39.47%) Firewall
7 15 (39.47%) Sun
7 15 (39.47%) AIX
7 15 (39.47%) HPUX
7 15 (39.47%) Solaris
7 15 (39.47%) Linux
7 15 (39.47%) ITIL
7 15 (39.47%) Unix
7 15 (39.47%) Oracle
7 15 (39.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 14 (36.84%) WebLogic
8 14 (36.84%) J2EE
8 14 (36.84%) JBoss
8 14 (36.84%) Apache
8 14 (36.84%) Tomcat
8 14 (36.84%) DHCP
8 14 (36.84%) SAN
8 14 (36.84%) Veritas
8 14 (36.84%) Microsoft

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 14 (36.84%) Apache
1 14 (36.84%) iPlanet
1 14 (36.84%) JBoss
1 14 (36.84%) Tomcat
1 14 (36.84%) WebLogic
2 12 (31.58%) Oracle Application Server
3 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
4 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (23.68%) Skype for Business
5 8 (21.05%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (21.05%) MQSeries
5 8 (21.05%) OpenStack
5 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
6 7 (18.42%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) DNS
2 15 (39.47%) Firewall
3 14 (36.84%) DHCP
3 14 (36.84%) SAN
4 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
5 11 (28.95%) NAS
6 8 (21.05%) LDAP
7 6 (15.79%) FCoE
7 6 (15.79%) iSCSI
8 5 (13.16%) SMS
9 4 (10.53%) WAN
10 2 (5.26%) VLAN
10 2 (5.26%) VPN
11 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
11 1 (2.63%) VoIP
11 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Desktop Support
4 7 (18.42%) AIX Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) Consultant
6 3 (7.89%) Solaris Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Data Centre Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Project Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Virtualisation Specialist
8 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Clustering
2 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) Grid Computing
4 3 (7.89%) PKI
5 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) AIX
2 15 (39.47%) HPUX
2 15 (39.47%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) Solaris
2 15 (39.47%) Unix
3 14 (36.84%) SUSE
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 2000
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) ITIL
2 13 (34.21%) High Availability
3 10 (26.32%) Load Balancing
4 9 (23.68%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Procure-to-Pay
6 7 (18.42%) Software Delivery
7 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Server Building
9 3 (7.89%) Proactive Monitoring
9 3 (7.89%) Requirements Management
9 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Facilities Management
10 2 (5.26%) Project Management
10 2 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (5.26%) Software Deployment
11 1 (2.63%) Change Management
11 1 (2.63%) IT Strategy
11 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
11 1 (2.63%) Storage Virtualisation
11 1 (2.63%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Bash Shell
1 7 (18.42%) C-shell
1 7 (18.42%) Korn
1 7 (18.42%) Perl
2 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 15 (39.47%) SC Cleared
3 10 (26.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (13.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (13.16%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.26%) MCSE
6 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.63%) CCNA
7 1 (2.63%) CCNP
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.26%) PMBOK
System Software
1 25 (65.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
3 14 (36.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 13 (34.21%) KVM
5 11 (28.95%) XenApp
5 11 (28.95%) XenDesktop
5 11 (28.95%) XenServer
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (10.53%) Samba
9 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (7.89%) vSphere
10 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
11 1 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) SCCM
2 8 (21.05%) OpenView
3 7 (18.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (7.89%) vCenter Server
5 2 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) VMware
2 17 (44.74%) Citrix
3 15 (39.47%) Oracle
3 15 (39.47%) PlateSpin
3 15 (39.47%) Red Hat
3 15 (39.47%) Sun
4 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 14 (36.84%) Veritas
5 12 (31.58%) HP
6 11 (28.95%) Cisco
7 10 (26.32%) AppSense
8 9 (23.68%) F5
9 8 (21.05%) Cognos
9 8 (21.05%) Opsware
10 3 (7.89%) Borland
11 2 (5.26%) 3PAR
11 2 (5.26%) McAfee
11 2 (5.26%) Symantec