The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 97 93 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 26 24 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.02% 0.95% 0.24%
As % of the System Software category 9.22% 9.45% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 3
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£465 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.91% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -12.38%
Hyper-V
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

System Software Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
282 254 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.12% 10.04% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 99 96
Average daily rate £400 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £235 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £472 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 29
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -18.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.35 £24.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Berkshire region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 12 £371 -7.25% 7
Bracknell +3 3 £420 +50.00%
Newbury -1 3 £481 -
Slough 0 1 - -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 53 (77.94%) Microsoft
2 51 (75.00%) VMware
3 40 (58.82%) Windows
4 38 (55.88%) Security Cleared
5 31 (45.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (42.65%) DV Cleared
6 29 (42.65%) SCCM
7 26 (38.24%) Active Directory
8 24 (35.29%) SQL
9 23 (33.82%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (27.94%) Citrix
12 17 (25.00%) Windows 7
12 17 (25.00%) XenApp
13 15 (22.06%) XenDesktop
13 15 (22.06%) MS Exchange
13 15 (22.06%) Oracle
13 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
14 14 (20.59%) SC Cleared
14 14 (20.59%) PKI
14 14 (20.59%) Dell
14 14 (20.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 14 (20.59%) Wyse
14 14 (20.59%) NetScaler
15 13 (19.12%) VB
15 13 (19.12%) AppSense
16 12 (17.65%) Lumension
17 11 (16.18%) VBScript
18 10 (14.71%) DNS
19 9 (13.24%) StarTeam

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (22.06%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.24%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.35%) Lync
5 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.47%) IIS
6 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) NetScaler
2 10 (14.71%) DNS
3 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.76%) DHCP
5 3 (4.41%) Firewall
5 3 (4.41%) WAN
5 3 (4.41%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.94%) Internet
6 2 (2.94%) Network Security
6 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.47%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) StarTeam
2 3 (4.41%) MSI
3 2 (2.94%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (1.47%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.47%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (14.71%) Support Engineer
1 10 (14.71%) Server Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Security Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Integration Engineer
2 9 (13.24%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (11.76%) Consultant
4 4 (5.88%) Architect
4 4 (5.88%) Field Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (4.41%) Security Architect
5 3 (4.41%) Technical Customer Support
5 3 (4.41%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (4.41%) Technical Support
5 3 (4.41%) Applications Packager
6 2 (2.94%) Designer
6 2 (2.94%) Desktop Support
6 2 (2.94%) Analyst
6 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.94%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) Middleware
2 3 (4.41%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.94%) WSH
3 2 (2.94%) JSP
4 1 (1.47%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.47%) Web Services
4 1 (1.47%) XML
4 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.47%) COM+
4 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) PKI
2 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Replication
4 2 (2.94%) EqualLogic
4 2 (2.94%) Celerra
4 2 (2.94%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) PDA
5 1 (1.47%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.47%) Kindle
5 1 (1.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (58.82%) Windows
2 23 (33.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) Configuration Management
2 6 (8.82%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (4.41%) Migration
3 3 (4.41%) Service Management
3 3 (4.41%) ITIL
4 2 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (2.94%) Data Migration
4 2 (2.94%) ITSM
5 1 (1.47%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.47%) Test Automation
5 1 (1.47%) Test Scripting
5 1 (1.47%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (1.47%) Change Management
5 1 (1.47%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (1.47%) Workflow
5 1 (1.47%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.47%) Business Transformation
5 1 (1.47%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
3 13 (19.12%) VB
4 11 (16.18%) VBScript
5 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (55.88%) Security Cleared
2 29 (42.65%) DV Cleared
3 14 (20.59%) SC Cleared
4 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.82%) MCTS
5 6 (8.82%) MCITP
6 5 (7.35%) MCSE
7 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.94%) Degree
8 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (45.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (38.24%) Active Directory
3 17 (25.00%) XenApp
4 15 (22.06%) XenDesktop
5 7 (10.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.88%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.41%) vSphere
8 2 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 29 (42.65%) SCCM
2 14 (20.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (11.76%) SCOM
4 6 (8.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (4.41%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.47%) Netcool
6 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 53 (77.94%) Microsoft
2 51 (75.00%) VMware
3 19 (27.94%) Citrix
4 15 (22.06%) Oracle
5 14 (20.59%) Dell
5 14 (20.59%) Wyse
6 13 (19.12%) AppSense
7 12 (17.65%) Lumension
8 9 (13.24%) Borland
9 4 (5.88%) Symantec
9 4 (5.88%) Juniper
10 3 (4.41%) HP
11 2 (2.94%) EMC
11 2 (2.94%) Cisco
12 1 (1.47%) SurfControl
12 1 (1.47%) Meridio
12 1 (1.47%) Google
12 1 (1.47%) Postini
12 1 (1.47%) Veritas
12 1 (1.47%) McAfee
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