The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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
UK / England
Rank 255 267 227
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -40
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 365 382 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.88% 0.82% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 7.30% 8.05% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 246 267
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £219 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 33
Median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £47.50 £32.03
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 England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5002 4746 4830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.06% 10.20% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3140 2874 2683
Median daily rate £400 £393 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 466 554
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in England

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in England

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in England

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England 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
London +57 152 £388 -18.42% 58
South East -17 86 £350 - 50
East of England +12 21 £400 +53.84% 18
North West +4 20 £275 - 28
West Midlands +2 20 £350 -22.22% 15
North East -3 20 £290 - 6
South West -13 20 £221 -26.25% 10
Yorkshire +4 16 £305 +1.66% 20
East Midlands -11 7 £280 +24.44% 16
Midlands +2 3 £450 -
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 553 (73.54%) Windows
2 461 (61.30%) VMware
3 398 (52.93%) Microsoft
4 395 (52.53%) Active Directory
5 383 (50.93%) Windows Server
6 291 (38.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 265 (35.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 228 (30.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 179 (23.80%) Microsoft Azure
10 170 (22.61%) PowerShell
11 166 (22.07%) Citrix
12 162 (21.54%) DNS
13 160 (21.28%) Cisco
14 153 (20.35%) Firewall
15 142 (18.88%) SQL Server
16 136 (18.09%) SCCM
17 134 (17.82%) Office 365
18 132 (17.55%) MS Exchange
19 130 (17.29%) Linux
20 129 (17.15%) DHCP
20 129 (17.15%) SAN
21 123 (16.36%) Security Cleared
22 122 (16.22%) ITIL
23 120 (15.96%) SQL
24 118 (15.69%) MS Excel
25 100 (13.30%) LAN
25 100 (13.30%) SC Cleared
25 100 (13.30%) Skype for Business
26 94 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
27 93 (12.37%) WAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in England 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
1 132 (17.55%) MS Exchange
2 100 (13.30%) Skype for Business
3 85 (11.30%) IIS
4 80 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 76 (10.11%) SharePoint
6 55 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 22 (2.93%) SharePoint 2010
8 17 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (1.99%) Apache
10 14 (1.86%) OpenStack
10 14 (1.86%) Tomcat
10 14 (1.86%) WebSphere
11 11 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
12 10 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 8 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
13 8 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
14 7 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 118 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 53 (7.05%) MS Office
3 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.20%) SAP hybris
3 5 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 179 (23.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 134 (17.82%) Office 365
3 85 (11.30%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (5.85%) IaaS
5 38 (5.05%) SaaS
6 23 (3.06%) PaaS
7 17 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (1.20%) G Suite
10 8 (1.06%) GitHub
11 7 (0.93%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.93%) Mimecast
12 6 (0.80%) Akamai
12 6 (0.80%) CloudFront
12 6 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.80%) Trello
13 5 (0.66%) IBM Cloud
13 5 (0.66%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.66%) SoftLayer
14 2 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 162 (21.54%) DNS
2 153 (20.35%) Firewall
3 129 (17.15%) DHCP
3 129 (17.15%) SAN
4 100 (13.30%) LAN
5 93 (12.37%) WAN
6 69 (9.18%) TCP/IP
7 43 (5.72%) Skype
8 41 (5.45%) VPN
9 40 (5.32%) Wireless
10 39 (5.19%) iSCSI
11 37 (4.92%) VLAN
12 32 (4.26%) Internet
12 32 (4.26%) NAS
13 31 (4.12%) NetScaler
14 26 (3.46%) Cisco ASA
15 24 (3.19%) Network Security
15 24 (3.19%) Remote Desktop
16 21 (2.79%) Unified Communications
17 19 (2.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (18.88%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (1.86%) MySQL
4 13 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.33%) Hadoop
6 10 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.20%) HBase
8 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.66%) Big Data
11 4 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.53%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.40%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.27%) DB2
13 2 (0.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 14 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.46%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.20%) JIRA
5 7 (0.93%) TeamCity
5 7 (0.93%) Vagrant
6 6 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 6 (0.80%) MSBuild
6 6 (0.80%) Subversion
7 5 (0.66%) MSI
8 4 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.40%) CruiseControl
9 3 (0.40%) Gitweb
9 3 (0.40%) Gradle
9 3 (0.40%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (0.40%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 2 (0.27%) NUnit
10 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.27%) WinDbg
General
1 92 (12.23%) Finance
2 27 (3.59%) Banking
3 19 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.39%) Marketing
5 17 (2.26%) Legal
6 13 (1.73%) Retail
7 11 (1.46%) Advertising
7 11 (1.46%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.06%) Electronics
9 4 (0.53%) Publishing
10 3 (0.40%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.40%) Law
10 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.27%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Games
12 1 (0.13%) Military
12 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 146 (19.41%) Architect
2 112 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 66 (8.78%) Consultant
4 62 (8.24%) Support Engineer
5 55 (7.31%) Windows Engineer
6 53 (7.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 46 (6.12%) Analyst
8 40 (5.32%) Infrastructure Architect
9 38 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
9 38 (5.05%) Technical Architect
10 32 (4.26%) Server Engineer
11 30 (3.99%) Administrator
11 30 (3.99%) VMware Engineer
12 28 (3.72%) Network Engineer
13 25 (3.32%) IT Engineer
14 24 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support
15 23 (3.06%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 22 (2.93%) Exchange Engineer
16 22 (2.93%) Support Analyst
17 21 (2.79%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (3.86%) Web Services
2 22 (2.93%) Middleware
3 20 (2.66%) .NET
4 13 (1.73%) HTML
5 11 (1.46%) LAMP
6 10 (1.33%) XML
7 8 (1.06%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.06%) Rendezvous
7 8 (1.06%) XSLT
8 7 (0.93%) WCF
9 5 (0.66%) CSS
9 5 (0.66%) J2EE
10 4 (0.53%) WF
11 3 (0.40%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.40%) Django
11 3 (0.40%) jQuery
11 3 (0.40%) Node.js
11 3 (0.40%) SAML
12 2 (0.27%) 802.1X
12 2 (0.27%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 78 (10.37%) Data Centre
2 57 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (7.45%) Clustering
4 33 (4.39%) Computer Science
5 30 (3.99%) Hybrid Cloud
6 25 (3.32%) Replication
7 19 (2.53%) Blackberry
7 19 (2.53%) Private Cloud
8 16 (2.13%) Public Cloud
9 15 (1.99%) PKI
10 14 (1.86%) BYOD
11 13 (1.73%) Management Information System
12 12 (1.60%) Client/Server
13 11 (1.46%) Visualisation
14 10 (1.33%) VCE vBlock
15 9 (1.20%) FlexPod
16 7 (0.93%) Mobile App
16 7 (0.93%) Online Banking
17 5 (0.66%) NHS
17 5 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 553 (73.54%) Windows
2 383 (50.93%) Windows Server
3 265 (35.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 228 (30.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 130 (17.29%) Linux
6 90 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 79 (10.51%) Windows 7
8 51 (6.78%) Windows 10
9 45 (5.98%) Windows 8
10 31 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 27 (3.59%) Windows XP
12 20 (2.66%) Mac OS X
13 18 (2.39%) Unix
14 17 (2.26%) Solaris
15 13 (1.73%) Android
16 11 (1.46%) Apple iOS
17 6 (0.80%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (0.80%) Windows Vista
18 5 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (16.22%) ITIL
2 89 (11.84%) Migration
3 56 (7.45%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (6.52%) Server Virtualisation
5 45 (5.98%) Virtual Environments
6 43 (5.72%) DevOps
7 35 (4.65%) TOGAF
8 31 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 31 (4.12%) High Availability
9 28 (3.72%) Change Management
10 27 (3.59%) Incident Management
11 25 (3.32%) Mobile Device Management
12 24 (3.19%) Problem Management
13 23 (3.06%) Performance Tuning
14 22 (2.93%) Load Balancing
15 20 (2.66%) Capacity Planning
16 18 (2.39%) Converged Infrastructure
16 18 (2.39%) Open Source
17 17 (2.26%) CRM
17 17 (2.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 170 (22.61%) PowerShell
2 120 (15.96%) SQL
3 25 (3.32%) Python
4 21 (2.79%) Java
5 20 (2.66%) C#
6 14 (1.86%) JavaScript
7 13 (1.73%) C
8 12 (1.60%) Perl
8 12 (1.60%) VB
9 11 (1.46%) VBScript
10 9 (1.20%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.06%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.06%) Ruby
12 6 (0.80%) PHP
13 4 (0.53%) C++
14 2 (0.27%) C++/CLI
14 2 (0.27%) VB6
15 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.13%) Scala
15 1 (0.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 123 (16.36%) Security Cleared
2 100 (13.30%) SC Cleared
3 94 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 70 (9.31%) MCSE
5 66 (8.78%) Cisco Certification
6 52 (6.91%) CCNA
7 32 (4.26%) CCNP
8 30 (3.99%) DV Cleared
9 29 (3.86%) Degree
9 29 (3.86%) MCSA
10 20 (2.66%) CCIE
10 20 (2.66%) MCITP
11 16 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (1.60%) DBS Check
13 10 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.06%) CCDP
15 7 (0.93%) MCP
15 7 (0.93%) MCTS
16 6 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
17 5 (0.66%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.32%) SLA
2 16 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.66%) QA
5 1 (0.13%) GCP
5 1 (0.13%) GPG13
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 395 (52.53%) Active Directory
2 291 (38.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (8.64%) XenApp
4 57 (7.58%) XenDesktop
5 54 (7.18%) vSphere
6 49 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
7 47 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
8 34 (4.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 33 (4.39%) XenServer
10 24 (3.19%) VMware ESX
11 21 (2.79%) Docker
11 21 (2.79%) KVM
12 18 (2.39%) Virtual Servers
13 16 (2.13%) vCloud
14 13 (1.73%) NFS
14 13 (1.73%) Virtual Desktop
14 13 (1.73%) Xen
15 11 (1.46%) SRDF
15 11 (1.46%) Terminal Services
16 9 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 136 (18.09%) SCCM
2 86 (11.44%) SCOM
3 36 (4.79%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (4.79%) WSUS
4 34 (4.52%) Puppet
4 34 (4.52%) SCVMM
5 28 (3.72%) Ansible
6 23 (3.06%) Microsoft Clustering
7 21 (2.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 13 (1.73%) Failover Clustering
9 12 (1.60%) Backup Exec
10 11 (1.46%) vRealize
11 9 (1.20%) vMotion
12 8 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 7 (0.93%) NetBackup
13 7 (0.93%) SCDPM
13 7 (0.93%) SCSM
13 7 (0.93%) SELinux
13 7 (0.93%) Terraform
14 6 (0.80%) Packer
Vendors
1 461 (61.30%) VMware
2 398 (52.93%) Microsoft
3 166 (22.07%) Citrix
4 160 (21.28%) Cisco
5 77 (10.24%) HP
6 69 (9.18%) NetApp
7 64 (8.51%) Dell
8 52 (6.91%) Oracle
9 41 (5.45%) CheckPoint
10 40 (5.32%) Juniper
11 39 (5.19%) EMC
12 33 (4.39%) IBM
12 33 (4.39%) Red Hat
13 23 (3.06%) Palo Alto
14 22 (2.93%) SAP
14 22 (2.93%) Symantec
15 21 (2.79%) Veeam
16 18 (2.39%) Apple
17 15 (1.99%) F5
17 15 (1.99%) Google
South East
EMBS Ltd
Rate: £350 day
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: NEG
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: Yesterday
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £115 - £150 per day + 45p per mile
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Rate: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £230 - £270 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago