Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 116 105
Rank change year-on-year +35 -11 -18
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 19 43 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.51% 1.90% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 8.48% 9.11% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 0
North East median daily rate £292 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - -
England median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
North East median hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.22% -50.55% -
10th Percentile £30.40 £21.25 £45.25
90th Percentile £32.40 £23.75 £48.15
England median hourly rate £21.50 £22.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -2.27% -18.52% +9.92%

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 224 472 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.76% 20.90% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 297 76
North East median daily rate £325 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.52% +1.54% +8.33%
10th Percentile £249 £200 £200
90th Percentile £550 £525 £544
England median daily rate £450 £420 £388
% change year-on-year +7.14% +8.39% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 51 25
North East median hourly rate £13.25 £22.50 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.11% -1.53% -16.91%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.25 £9.70
90th Percentile £31.80 £38.75 £45.75
England median hourly rate £16.14 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +0.89% +6.67% -3.23%

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 February 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 25 February 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 +35 16 £313 +13.82% 5
Durham -9 1 £250 -9.09%
Teesside - 1 £350 -
Hyper-V
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (47.37%) Citrix
5 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
6 7 (36.84%) Firewall
6 7 (36.84%) DNS
6 7 (36.84%) DHCP
6 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 6 (31.58%) HP
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco
8 5 (26.32%) Clustering
8 5 (26.32%) SAN
8 5 (26.32%) SCCM
8 5 (26.32%) NAS
8 5 (26.32%) Office 365
8 5 (26.32%) Server Building
9 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (21.05%) XenApp
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (21.05%) ITIL
10 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 3 (15.79%) Windows 2000
10 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 3 (15.79%) VPN
10 3 (15.79%) Project Management
10 3 (15.79%) PKI

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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) iPlanet
3 2 (10.53%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.53%) IaaS
3 2 (10.53%) PaaS
3 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DHCP
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) NAS
2 5 (26.32%) SAN
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) SMS
5 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (10.53%) Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
2 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (5.26%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) PKI
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 2000
5 2 (10.53%) AIX
5 2 (10.53%) HPUX
5 2 (10.53%) Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Solaris
5 2 (10.53%) SUSE
5 2 (10.53%) Unix
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Server Building
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Facilities Management
4 2 (10.53%) High Availability
4 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (10.53%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (10.53%) PMBOK
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) XenApp
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (15.79%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.79%) XenServer
5 2 (10.53%) KVM
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (15.79%) vCenter Server
3 2 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (5.26%) OpenView
4 1 (5.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Citrix
4 6 (31.58%) HP
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Ivanti
7 2 (10.53%) 3PAR
7 2 (10.53%) F5
7 2 (10.53%) McAfee
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) PlateSpin
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.53%) Sun
7 2 (10.53%) Symantec
8 1 (5.26%) Altiris
8 1 (5.26%) Borland
8 1 (5.26%) Cognos
8 1 (5.26%) Dell
8 1 (5.26%) Opsware
8 1 (5.26%) Veritas