Period
to 23 July 2017

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 July 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 61 47
Rank change year-on-year +13 -14 +5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 13 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.77% 0.53% 2.29%
As % of the System Software category 18.06% 6.67% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 15
Northamptonshire median daily rate £293 £300 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% -26.29% +48.00%
10th Percentile £201 £202 £375
90th Percentile £344 £462 £633
East Midlands median daily rate £255 £325 £374
% change year-on-year -21.54% -13.04% +18.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £30.00

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 72 60 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 9.82% 8.02% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 41 41
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £305 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -23.75% +23.08%
10th Percentile £242 £125 £213
90th Percentile £538 £488 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £348 £355 £325
% change year-on-year -2.11% +9.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 9
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £18.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.43% +44.23% -10.34%
10th Percentile £10.40 £13.93 £10.35
90th Percentile £13.20 £30.78 £17.16
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.23 £13.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year -9.44% +1.89% -1.85%

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 July 2017.

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 July 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
Northampton +8 7 £325 -35.00% 2
Wellingborough +1 3 £255 -15.00%
Daventry - 1 £195 -
Kettering - 1 - -
Hyper-V
East Midlands

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

1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 7 (53.85%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
5 6 (46.15%) vSphere
6 5 (38.46%) NetApp
6 5 (38.46%) Data ONTAP
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) Network Management
7 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
7 3 (23.08%) Android
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (15.38%) SCCM
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell

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 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) ADSL
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) MPLS
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VLAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Wintel Support
3 3 (23.08%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (23.08%) Android
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) CentOS
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (23.08%) Network Management
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V2
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Terminal Server
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) vCloud
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 3 (23.08%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.69%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Veeam