The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 3 months to 27 June 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 73 42
Rank change year-on-year +17 -31  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.99% 0.41% 3.67%
As % of the System Software category 5.38% 3.03% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 12
Median daily rate £285 £400 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.75% +49.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £28.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +69.64% +33.33%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 93 99 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 18.45% 13.38% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 80 31
Median daily rate £375 £400 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +35.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 10
Median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £42.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.66% -29.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -27.64% +28.57%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in West Sussex

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in West Sussex

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in West Sussex over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in West Sussex

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +1 2 £285 -28.75% 2
Gatwick - 2 £393 -
Hyper-V
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) SaaS
4 3 (37.50%) Replication
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) IPv4
4 3 (37.50%) IPv6
4 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) Juniper
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) ITSM
5 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (25.00%) Change Control

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Primavera
1 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) IPv4
2 3 (37.50%) IPv6
2 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) NX-OS
3 1 (12.50%) OSPF
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) VPLS
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) VyOS
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) ITSM
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Business Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 3 (37.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Aruba
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade
4 1 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
4 1 (12.50%) Ubiquiti