Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 23 January 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 Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 68 59
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9 +1
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.27% 0.74% 0.15%
As % of the System Software category 15.69% 8.43% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Northamptonshire median daily rate £328 £295 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.02% +51.28% -40.00%
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £295 £383
% change year-on-year +11.02% -22.88% +10.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 - £25.00

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 51 83 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.07% 8.82% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 48 22
Northamptonshire median daily rate £344 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £204 £150 £195
90th Percentile £438 £548 £448
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -3.45% +11.54% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 10
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £14.95 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +18.18% -
10th Percentile £11.77 £10.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £18.29 £34.50 £16.78
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.80
% change year-on-year - +1.56% -5.19%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Northamptonshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Northamptonshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Northamptonshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Northampton +14 6 £325 -
Hyper-V
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) CCNA
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
6 2 (25.00%) SCOM
7 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (12.50%) PKI
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (12.50%) Dell
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) VSAN
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Content Management
1 1 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (12.50%) Presales
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
1 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) VCAP
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp