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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 110 95 94
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -1
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 11 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 1.20% 1.35%
As % of the System Software category 4.87% 12.20% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 26
Median daily rate £363 £330 £539
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -38.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £506 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £18.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -16.66%
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
226 246 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.28% 9.88% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 123 138
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £163 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 34
Median hourly rate £18.25 £23.28 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.58% +22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.90 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -2 3 £225 -31.29% 6
Slough +1 1 £650 +26.21% 1
Bracknell -6 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - - 3
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 43 (81.13%) Windows
2 40 (75.47%) Microsoft
3 29 (54.72%) VMware
4 26 (49.06%) Windows Server
5 23 (43.40%) Linux
6 21 (39.62%) Active Directory
6 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 20 (37.74%) DNS
8 19 (35.85%) Load Balancing
9 18 (33.96%) TCP/IP
10 17 (32.08%) VPN
11 15 (28.30%) Degree
11 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (28.30%) DHCP
11 15 (28.30%) Public Cloud
12 14 (26.42%) Software-Defined Networking
12 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
12 14 (26.42%) HTTP
12 14 (26.42%) IPsec
13 13 (24.53%) IPv6
13 13 (24.53%) MCSE
13 13 (24.53%) CSS
13 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
14 12 (22.64%) Data Centre
14 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
15 11 (20.75%) VMware ESX
15 11 (20.75%) SQL
15 11 (20.75%) PowerShell
16 10 (18.87%) Presales

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.77%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.89%) nginx
2 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (26.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.43%) Office 365
4 3 (5.66%) IaaS
5 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (3.77%) PaaS
6 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.89%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) DNS
2 18 (33.96%) TCP/IP
3 17 (32.08%) VPN
4 15 (28.30%) DHCP
5 14 (26.42%) HTTP
5 14 (26.42%) IPsec
5 14 (26.42%) Software-Defined Networking
6 13 (24.53%) IPv6
7 8 (15.09%) BGP
7 8 (15.09%) Firewall
8 6 (11.32%) SAN
9 5 (9.43%) LAN
9 5 (9.43%) WAN
10 4 (7.55%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.77%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (3.77%) HSRP
11 2 (3.77%) Internet
11 2 (3.77%) OSPF
11 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.89%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (16.98%) Marketing
2 5 (9.43%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) French Language
3 2 (3.77%) German Language
3 2 (3.77%) Portuguese Language
3 2 (3.77%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Azure Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Escalation Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Network Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Network Support
3 7 (13.21%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.55%) Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Support Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Cloud Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Server Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) CSS
2 10 (18.87%) .NET
3 7 (13.21%) XML
4 3 (5.66%) ADO.NET
4 3 (5.66%) Middleware
5 1 (1.89%) AppFabric
5 1 (1.89%) Django
5 1 (1.89%) Kafka
5 1 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Public Cloud
2 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
2 12 (22.64%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (5.66%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (3.77%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.89%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 43 (81.13%) Windows
2 26 (49.06%) Windows Server
3 23 (43.40%) Linux
4 9 (16.98%) Ubuntu
5 7 (13.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.66%) AIX
7 3 (5.66%) VMS
8 2 (3.77%) Android
8 2 (3.77%) Unix
8 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Load Balancing
2 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
3 10 (18.87%) Presales
3 10 (18.87%) Workflow
4 9 (16.98%) Process Improvement
5 7 (13.21%) ITIL
5 7 (13.21%) Migration
6 6 (11.32%) Software Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (7.55%) Data Centre Operations
9 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.66%) High Availability
9 3 (5.66%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (5.66%) Server Building
9 3 (5.66%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (5.66%) Validation
10 2 (3.77%) MOF
10 2 (3.77%) Project Management
10 2 (3.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) PowerShell
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 9 (16.98%) C
3 7 (13.21%) C#
3 7 (13.21%) C++
3 7 (13.21%) VB
3 7 (13.21%) VBScript
4 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.77%) Perl
5 2 (3.77%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) PHP
6 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (24.53%) MCSE
3 10 (18.87%) MCSA
4 9 (16.98%) MCSD
5 4 (7.55%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.77%) CCNA
7 2 (3.77%) MCAD
7 2 (3.77%) MCP
7 2 (3.77%) MCPD
7 2 (3.77%) MCTS
8 1 (1.89%) CCIE
8 1 (1.89%) CCNP
8 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.89%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (39.62%) Active Directory
1 21 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.75%) VMware ESX
3 8 (15.09%) vSphere
4 7 (13.21%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (7.55%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.66%) XenServer
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.77%) vCloud
7 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.89%) Docker
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (1.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (11.32%) SCOM
3 4 (7.55%) SCCM
3 4 (7.55%) SCVMM
4 3 (5.66%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (5.66%) Perfmon
4 3 (5.66%) Puppet
4 3 (5.66%) WSUS
5 2 (3.77%) Ansible
5 2 (3.77%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (3.77%) NetVault Backup
5 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 40 (75.47%) Microsoft
2 29 (54.72%) VMware
3 10 (18.87%) HP
4 9 (16.98%) Citrix
5 8 (15.09%) Cisco
6 7 (13.21%) Dell
6 7 (13.21%) EMC
6 7 (13.21%) Red Hat
7 5 (9.43%) Oracle
8 3 (5.66%) CommVault
8 3 (5.66%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (3.77%) Apple
9 2 (3.77%) EqualLogic
9 2 (3.77%) Genesys
9 2 (3.77%) Hitachi
9 2 (3.77%) IBM
9 2 (3.77%) Intel
9 2 (3.77%) Juniper
9 2 (3.77%) Samsung
10 1 (1.89%) CA
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