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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 89 82 72
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 19 34 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 1.36% 2.05%
As % of the System Software category 8.26% 13.49% 15.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 33
Median daily rate £275 £404 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.97% -25.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £299 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £614 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.65 £26.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +38.46%
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
230 252 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.45% 10.10% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 115 197
Median daily rate £425 £380 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £192 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 36 28
Median hourly rate £43.28 £28.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.80% +59.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%

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 6 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Histogram 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 6 December 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 +7 11 £250 -13.04% 10
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 26 (81.25%) Windows
3 22 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
4 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
5 17 (53.13%) Windows Server
6 13 (40.63%) Linux
7 10 (31.25%) EMC
7 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (25.00%) DV Cleared
8 8 (25.00%) vSphere
8 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
8 8 (25.00%) HP
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (21.88%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (21.88%) SQL
9 7 (21.88%) Finance
9 7 (21.88%) SCCM
9 7 (21.88%) SCOM
10 6 (18.75%) Migration
10 6 (18.75%) C
10 6 (18.75%) Citrix
10 6 (18.75%) Cisco
10 6 (18.75%) DNS
11 5 (15.63%) Oracle
11 5 (15.63%) Ubuntu
11 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS

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 5 (15.63%) Skype for Business
2 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) nginx
3 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) Office 365
3 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.25%) IaaS
4 2 (6.25%) PaaS
5 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) DHCP
2 4 (12.50%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) LAN
3 3 (9.38%) Skype
3 3 (9.38%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) BGP
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (6.25%) HSRP
4 2 (6.25%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 2 (6.25%) OSPF
4 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.13%) LDAP
5 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.13%) Pentaho
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Consultant
2 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Support Specialist
3 4 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Active Directory Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Django
1 1 (3.13%) Kafka
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.13%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server
3 13 (40.63%) Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (15.63%) Ubuntu
7 4 (12.50%) AIX
8 2 (6.25%) Android
8 2 (6.25%) Unix
8 2 (6.25%) VMS
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (18.75%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.50%) Validation
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.38%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Email Management
5 2 (6.25%) High Availability
5 2 (6.25%) MOF
5 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 2 (6.25%) Server Building
5 2 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) ITSM
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) Security Management
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) C
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCSD
5 1 (3.13%) MCSE
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (59.38%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 8 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (6.25%) vCloud
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.13%) Docker
5 1 (3.13%) KVM
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
1 7 (21.88%) SCOM
2 4 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (12.50%) WSUS
3 3 (9.38%) Ansible
3 3 (9.38%) Puppet
4 2 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (6.25%) NetVault Backup
4 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.13%) BladeLogic
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.13%) PowerCLI
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (3.13%) vMotion
5 1 (3.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) VMware
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (31.25%) EMC
4 8 (25.00%) HP
5 6 (18.75%) Cisco
5 6 (18.75%) Citrix
6 5 (15.63%) Oracle
7 4 (12.50%) Genesys
8 3 (9.38%) NetApp
9 2 (6.25%) Apple
9 2 (6.25%) CommVault
9 2 (6.25%) Dell
9 2 (6.25%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (6.25%) EqualLogic
9 2 (6.25%) Juniper
9 2 (6.25%) Samsung
10 1 (3.13%) BMC
10 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.13%) Veritas
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