The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 38 54 42
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.14% 0.60% 1.12%
As % of the System Software category 9.30% 5.66% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £500 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £20.60 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+79.61% -6.36%
Hyper-V
Cambridgeshire

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

System Software Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
43 53 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.22% 10.60% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 37
Median daily rate £350 £313 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £220 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £420 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 14
Median hourly rate £37.00 £60.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.33% +140.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +9.67%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 4 (50.00%) SCOM
4 4 (50.00%) SCVMM
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (25.00%) DevOps
6 2 (25.00%) Puppet
6 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (25.00%) Ansible
6 2 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (25.00%) Cobbler
6 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (25.00%) NetApp
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) PHP

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) MOF
2 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) SCOM
2 4 (50.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 2 (25.00%) Cobbler
3 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Sophos