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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 81 80
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 15 39 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 1.60% 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 8.20% 16.81% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 23
Median daily rate £388 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £542 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 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 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%

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
183 232 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.46% 9.49% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 122 151
Median daily rate £438 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.86% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 18
Median hourly rate £55.65 £24.03 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.63% +45.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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
Reading -11 5 £275 +10.00% 2
Windsor - 2 - -
Slough +8 1 £500 -1.96% 4
Bracknell +3 1 - -
Wokingham -3 1 £250 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 25 (78.13%) VMware
2 24 (75.00%) Windows
3 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
5 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (34.38%) vSphere
8 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (31.25%) Cisco
9 9 (28.13%) DNS
9 9 (28.13%) Linux
9 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (25.00%) Finance
11 7 (21.88%) HP
11 7 (21.88%) EMC
11 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
11 7 (21.88%) Puppet
11 7 (21.88%) Ansible
12 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (18.75%) vRealize
12 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
12 6 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (18.75%) SCCM
12 6 (18.75%) SCOM
12 6 (18.75%) Perl
12 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (15.63%) NetApp

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%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.13%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (15.63%) Office 365
5 4 (12.50%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (12.50%) SoftLayer
6 2 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (6.25%) IaaS
6 2 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) DHCP
3 4 (12.50%) VSAN
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) SAN
4 3 (9.38%) Unified Communications
4 3 (9.38%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) BGP
5 2 (6.25%) HSRP
5 2 (6.25%) Internet
5 2 (6.25%) OSPF
5 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (6.25%) Skype
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.13%) LDAP
6 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) 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 4 (12.50%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) Active Directory Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Active Directory Specialist
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Architect
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Specialist
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 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
1 6 (18.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) FlexPod
2 4 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (28.13%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.25%) AIX
7 2 (6.25%) Android
7 2 (6.25%) Unix
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (15.63%) Presales
3 4 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) Demand Management
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps
4 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) Email Management
4 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Migration
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL
5 1 (3.13%) ITSM
5 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.13%) Security Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Perl
2 5 (15.63%) C
2 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
2 5 (15.63%) Python
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.50%) VCDX
4 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.25%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CCIE
6 1 (3.13%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.13%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) MCSD
6 1 (3.13%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 15 (46.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (34.38%) vSphere
4 5 (15.63%) Docker
4 5 (15.63%) vCloud
4 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.13%) KVM
6 1 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (3.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Ansible
1 7 (21.88%) Puppet
2 6 (18.75%) SCCM
2 6 (18.75%) SCOM
2 6 (18.75%) vRealize
3 5 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (6.25%) WSUS
5 1 (3.13%) BladeLogic
5 1 (3.13%) Failover Clustering
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
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 10 (31.25%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) EMC
4 7 (21.88%) HP
5 5 (15.63%) NetApp
6 4 (12.50%) Citrix
6 4 (12.50%) Nimsoft
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle
8 2 (6.25%) Apple
8 2 (6.25%) Dell
8 2 (6.25%) Genesys
8 2 (6.25%) Juniper
8 2 (6.25%) Samsung
9 1 (3.13%) BMC
9 1 (3.13%) F5
9 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.13%) SAP
9 1 (3.13%) Veritas
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