Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 18 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 97 85
Rank change year-on-year +34 -12 -11
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 33 60 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.61% 2.50% 1.78%
As % of the System Software category 18.03% 9.57% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 18
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £325 £275 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -45.00% +43.68%
10th Percentile £260 £205 £346
90th Percentile £430 £366 £658
North East median daily rate £325 £275 £500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -45.00% +43.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -13.85% -
10th Percentile £30.40 £21.25 £15.15
90th Percentile £32.40 £38.00 £46.25
North East median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -28.21% -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 183 627 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.00% 26.15% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 415 80
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £340 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% -10.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £223 £205 £212
90th Percentile £545 £475 £638
North East median daily rate £333 £313 £350
% change year-on-year +6.23% -10.57% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 70 29
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.00 £28.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +3.70% +21.35%
10th Percentile £9.55 £13.81 £12.55
90th Percentile £44.75 £31.95 £39.60
North East median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +7.14% +9.80% -11.30%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Tyne and Wear

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Tyne and Wear

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Tyne and Wear

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Tyne and Wear

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +36 30 £325 +18.18% 2
Sunderland +2 3 £430 -
Hyper-V
North East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 24 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 23 (69.70%) Windows
4 20 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (54.55%) DNS
6 16 (48.48%) Clustering
7 15 (45.45%) PlateSpin
7 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
7 15 (45.45%) Sun
7 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
7 15 (45.45%) AIX
7 15 (45.45%) HPUX
7 15 (45.45%) Solaris
7 15 (45.45%) Linux
7 15 (45.45%) Unix
7 15 (45.45%) Oracle
7 15 (45.45%) Firewall
7 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
7 15 (45.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 14 (42.42%) SAN
8 14 (42.42%) Veritas
8 14 (42.42%) iPlanet
8 14 (42.42%) SUSE
8 14 (42.42%) WebLogic
8 14 (42.42%) J2EE
8 14 (42.42%) JBoss
8 14 (42.42%) Apache
8 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
8 14 (42.42%) DHCP
8 14 (42.42%) Veritas Volume Manager

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (42.42%) Apache
1 14 (42.42%) iPlanet
1 14 (42.42%) JBoss
1 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
1 14 (42.42%) WebLogic
2 12 (36.36%) Oracle Application Server
3 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
4 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (27.27%) Skype for Business
5 8 (24.24%) BizTalk Server
5 8 (24.24%) MQSeries
5 8 (24.24%) OpenStack
5 8 (24.24%) SharePoint
6 7 (21.21%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) IaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) DNS
2 15 (45.45%) Firewall
3 14 (42.42%) DHCP
3 14 (42.42%) SAN
4 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 11 (33.33%) NAS
6 8 (24.24%) LDAP
7 6 (18.18%) FCoE
7 6 (18.18%) iSCSI
8 5 (15.15%) SMS
9 4 (12.12%) WAN
10 2 (6.06%) VLAN
10 2 (6.06%) VPN
11 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Unix Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Desktop Support
3 7 (21.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) AIX Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.09%) Solaris Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Project Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Network Support
7 1 (3.03%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Server Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Clustering
2 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
3 5 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 5 (15.15%) Grid Computing
4 3 (9.09%) PKI
5 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) AIX
2 15 (45.45%) HPUX
2 15 (45.45%) Linux
2 15 (45.45%) Solaris
2 15 (45.45%) Unix
3 14 (42.42%) SUSE
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) High Availability
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Load Balancing
3 9 (27.27%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Procure-to-Pay
5 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
6 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Server Building
8 3 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (9.09%) Requirements Management
8 3 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (6.06%) Facilities Management
9 2 (6.06%) Project Management
9 2 (6.06%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
10 1 (3.03%) Change Management
10 1 (3.03%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) Bash Shell
1 7 (21.21%) C-shell
1 7 (21.21%) Korn
1 7 (21.21%) Perl
2 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 15 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (15.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (15.15%) Degree
5 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) MCSE
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.03%) CCNA
7 1 (3.03%) CCNP
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.06%) PMBOK
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 14 (42.42%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 13 (39.39%) KVM
5 10 (30.30%) XenApp
5 10 (30.30%) XenDesktop
5 10 (30.30%) XenServer
6 9 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (24.24%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (12.12%) Samba
9 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) SCCM
2 8 (24.24%) OpenView
3 5 (15.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (9.09%) vCenter Server
5 2 (6.06%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Oracle
2 15 (45.45%) PlateSpin
2 15 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 15 (45.45%) Sun
3 14 (42.42%) Veritas
4 13 (39.39%) Citrix
5 12 (36.36%) HP
5 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 10 (30.30%) AppSense
6 10 (30.30%) Cisco
7 9 (27.27%) F5
8 8 (24.24%) Cognos
8 8 (24.24%) Opsware
9 3 (9.09%) Borland
10 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
10 2 (6.06%) McAfee
10 2 (6.06%) Symantec