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 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 250 253 264
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 488 494 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.97% 0.95% 0.80%
As % of the System Software category 8.15% 8.90% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 316 268
Median daily rate £365 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 16
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £14.44 £18.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.11 £46.00 £24.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £20.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+85.67% -8.44%
Hyper-V
UK

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
5987 5550 5217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.93% 10.64% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3881 3179 2908
Median daily rate £413 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 366 551 622
Median hourly rate £17.38 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 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
London +37 194 £402 +7.06% 56
South East -4 84 £375 +7.14% 44
Yorkshire +6 46 £350 +40.00% 11
North East +3 44 £300 -40.00% 2
East of England +4 35 £365 -14.11% 17
South West -8 27 £281 -19.64% 22
North West -26 23 £325 +18.18% 19
West Midlands -28 21 £425 +41.66% 20
East Midlands -1 13 £275 -16.66% 3
Midlands -8 2 £200 -32.20%
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 England region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 702 (77.40%) Windows
2 588 (64.83%) VMware
3 488 (53.80%) Active Directory
4 477 (52.59%) Microsoft
5 407 (44.87%) Windows Server
6 395 (43.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 285 (31.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 275 (30.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 220 (24.26%) Citrix
10 218 (24.04%) Linux
11 213 (23.48%) DNS
12 198 (21.83%) ITIL
13 197 (21.72%) SQL Server
14 196 (21.61%) SCCM
15 189 (20.84%) PowerShell
16 182 (20.07%) SQL
16 182 (20.07%) DHCP
17 181 (19.96%) MS Exchange
18 170 (18.74%) Microsoft Azure
19 155 (17.09%) Migration
20 152 (16.76%) Security Cleared
21 149 (16.43%) Cisco
22 148 (16.32%) Windows Server 2003
23 147 (16.21%) SAN
24 136 (14.99%) Skype for Business
25 129 (14.22%) MS Excel
26 128 (14.11%) Office 365
27 124 (13.67%) Firewall
28 121 (13.34%) Microsoft Certification
29 115 (12.68%) Oracle

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
1 181 (19.96%) MS Exchange
2 136 (14.99%) Skype for Business
3 113 (12.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 109 (12.02%) SharePoint
5 68 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 56 (6.17%) IIS
7 29 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 29 (3.20%) Tomcat
8 28 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
9 25 (2.76%) Apache
10 23 (2.54%) OpenStack
10 23 (2.54%) WebSphere
11 19 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
12 18 (1.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 17 (1.87%) Confluence
14 15 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
14 15 (1.65%) Oracle Coherence
15 14 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (1.43%) Office Communications Server
17 11 (1.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 129 (14.22%) MS Excel
2 85 (9.37%) MS Office
3 9 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.22%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.22%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.22%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.22%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (0.22%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.11%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 170 (18.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 128 (14.11%) Office 365
3 76 (8.38%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (3.64%) IaaS
5 32 (3.53%) Google Apps
6 26 (2.87%) Trello
7 25 (2.76%) PaaS
8 19 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
9 15 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (1.54%) SaaS
11 13 (1.43%) Google App Engine
12 12 (1.32%) OneDrive
13 11 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.77%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.66%) CloudFront
16 5 (0.55%) Heroku
16 5 (0.55%) Yammer
17 4 (0.44%) GitHub
18 3 (0.33%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 213 (23.48%) DNS
2 182 (20.07%) DHCP
3 147 (16.21%) SAN
4 124 (13.67%) Firewall
5 95 (10.47%) WAN
6 92 (10.14%) LAN
7 69 (7.61%) TCP/IP
8 67 (7.39%) iSCSI
9 59 (6.50%) Skype
10 55 (6.06%) VPN
11 42 (4.63%) HTTP
12 39 (4.30%) NAS
13 34 (3.75%) Fibre Channel
14 31 (3.42%) Internet
15 28 (3.09%) IPsec
16 26 (2.87%) Multicast
16 26 (2.87%) NetScaler
16 26 (2.87%) Wireless
17 24 (2.65%) FCoE
17 24 (2.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (21.72%) SQL Server
2 43 (4.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (2.87%) Hadoop
4 25 (2.76%) MySQL
4 25 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (2.32%) Relational Database
6 18 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (1.87%) HBase
7 17 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (1.76%) MongoDB
9 15 (1.65%) Big Data
10 14 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 13 (1.43%) NoSQL
12 12 (1.32%) DB2
12 12 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (1.10%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (0.88%) Oracle Database
15 7 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (0.66%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 39 (4.30%) Jenkins
2 35 (3.86%) Git (software)
3 23 (2.54%) TeamCity
4 19 (2.09%) JIRA
4 19 (2.09%) Vagrant
5 16 (1.76%) Visual Studio
6 14 (1.54%) Travis CI
7 13 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (0.88%) Gradle
9 6 (0.66%) Artifactory
9 6 (0.66%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.66%) IntelliJ
9 6 (0.66%) Maven
9 6 (0.66%) StarTeam
10 4 (0.44%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.44%) ClearQuest
10 4 (0.44%) MSBuild
10 4 (0.44%) Subversion
10 4 (0.44%) WiX
11 3 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 102 (11.25%) Finance
2 40 (4.41%) Banking
3 21 (2.32%) Marketing
4 19 (2.09%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.21%) Back Office
5 11 (1.21%) Financial Institution
5 11 (1.21%) Legal
6 8 (0.88%) Publishing
7 7 (0.77%) Manufacturing
7 7 (0.77%) Retail
8 6 (0.66%) Advertising
9 4 (0.44%) Electronics
9 4 (0.44%) German Language
9 4 (0.44%) Local Government
10 3 (0.33%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.33%) French Language
10 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.33%) Law
10 3 (0.33%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 173 (19.07%) Architect
2 110 (12.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 100 (11.03%) Support Engineer
4 80 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 70 (7.72%) Infrastructure Architect
6 68 (7.50%) Consultant
7 61 (6.73%) Windows Engineer
8 60 (6.62%) 3rd Line Support
9 49 (5.40%) Server Engineer
10 48 (5.29%) Analyst
11 42 (4.63%) Solutions Architect
12 40 (4.41%) Administrator
12 40 (4.41%) VMware Engineer
13 35 (3.86%) Infrastructure Support
14 34 (3.75%) Technical Architect
15 32 (3.53%) Wintel Engineer
16 30 (3.31%) Cloud Engineer
16 30 (3.31%) DevOps Engineer
17 28 (3.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 28 (3.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (6.39%) .NET
2 42 (4.63%) Middleware
3 39 (4.30%) XML
4 33 (3.64%) HTML
5 32 (3.53%) Web Services
6 31 (3.42%) CSS
7 15 (1.65%) Rendezvous
8 14 (1.54%) XSLT
9 10 (1.10%) Software Packaging
10 9 (0.99%) RESTful
11 8 (0.88%) Node.js
11 8 (0.88%) REST
11 8 (0.88%) WSDL
11 8 (0.88%) XSD
12 7 (0.77%) ELK Stack
12 7 (0.77%) JSON
13 6 (0.66%) ADO.NET
14 4 (0.44%) .NET Framework
15 3 (0.33%) AngularJS
15 3 (0.33%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 98 (10.80%) Data Centre
2 77 (8.49%) Clustering
3 58 (6.39%) Computer Science
4 41 (4.52%) Private Cloud
5 32 (3.53%) Public Cloud
6 24 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (2.32%) Blackberry
7 21 (2.32%) PKI
8 19 (2.09%) CESG
8 19 (2.09%) Visualisation
9 17 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
9 17 (1.87%) Replication
10 16 (1.76%) NHS
11 15 (1.65%) Management Information System
12 14 (1.54%) Mobile App
13 12 (1.32%) Social Network
14 11 (1.21%) EqualLogic
15 10 (1.10%) BYOD
15 10 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
16 9 (0.99%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 702 (77.40%) Windows
2 407 (44.87%) Windows Server
3 285 (31.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 275 (30.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 218 (24.04%) Linux
6 148 (16.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 98 (10.80%) Windows 7
8 59 (6.50%) Windows 10
9 48 (5.29%) Windows 8
10 47 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 44 (4.85%) Unix
12 41 (4.52%) Solaris
13 33 (3.64%) Android
13 33 (3.64%) Apple iOS
14 32 (3.53%) Ubuntu
15 25 (2.76%) CentOS
16 22 (2.43%) Windows XP
17 17 (1.87%) Mac OS X
18 14 (1.54%) SUSE
19 10 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (21.83%) ITIL
2 155 (17.09%) Migration
3 81 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (7.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 67 (7.39%) DevOps
6 54 (5.95%) Server Virtualisation
7 51 (5.62%) Open Source
8 42 (4.63%) Performance Tuning
9 40 (4.41%) Load Balancing
10 37 (4.08%) Configuration Management
11 35 (3.86%) Capacity Planning
12 34 (3.75%) SOA
13 33 (3.64%) High Availability
14 31 (3.42%) Service Delivery
14 31 (3.42%) Service Management
14 31 (3.42%) Software Delivery
15 29 (3.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 29 (3.20%) Virtual Environments
15 29 (3.20%) Workflow
16 28 (3.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (20.84%) PowerShell
2 182 (20.07%) SQL
3 64 (7.06%) Java
4 41 (4.52%) Python
5 38 (4.19%) JavaScript
6 37 (4.08%) VBScript
7 36 (3.97%) C#
8 33 (3.64%) VB
9 28 (3.09%) Ruby
10 27 (2.98%) Bash Shell
10 27 (2.98%) Perl
11 20 (2.21%) C
12 18 (1.98%) C++
13 13 (1.43%) T-SQL
14 11 (1.21%) PHP
15 6 (0.66%) Scala
15 6 (0.66%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.66%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.22%) C++/CLI
16 2 (0.22%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 152 (16.76%) Security Cleared
2 121 (13.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 101 (11.14%) SC Cleared
4 87 (9.59%) MCSE
5 62 (6.84%) Degree
6 56 (6.17%) MCSA
7 39 (4.30%) DV Cleared
8 38 (4.19%) Cisco Certification
9 32 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
9 32 (3.53%) CCNA
10 23 (2.54%) MCSD
11 20 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 18 (1.98%) MCP
13 15 (1.65%) MCITP
14 13 (1.43%) CCNP
15 10 (1.10%) DBS Check
16 7 (0.77%) RHCE
17 6 (0.66%) CCA
17 6 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
17 6 (0.66%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 15 (1.65%) SLA
3 11 (1.21%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.99%) QA
5 7 (0.77%) HL7
6 5 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.44%) COBIT
8 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.11%) FISMA
9 1 (0.11%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.11%) GPG13
9 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
System Software
1 488 (53.80%) Active Directory
2 395 (43.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 112 (12.35%) XenApp
4 88 (9.70%) vSphere
5 87 (9.59%) XenDesktop
6 55 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
7 51 (5.62%) KVM
8 50 (5.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 42 (4.63%) XenServer
10 41 (4.52%) Xen
11 39 (4.30%) VMware ESX
12 34 (3.75%) NFS
13 31 (3.42%) VMware ESXi
14 29 (3.20%) Docker
15 27 (2.98%) SRDF
16 17 (1.87%) Virtual Desktop
17 16 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
18 15 (1.65%) Oracle RAC
19 11 (1.21%) Terminal Services
20 10 (1.10%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 196 (21.61%) SCCM
2 113 (12.46%) SCOM
3 68 (7.50%) Puppet
4 40 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (4.30%) Ansible
5 39 (4.30%) SCVMM
6 38 (4.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 28 (3.09%) Microsoft Clustering
7 28 (3.09%) WSUS
8 23 (2.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 17 (1.87%) Failover Clustering
9 17 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
10 12 (1.32%) Backup Exec
11 9 (0.99%) AirWatch
11 9 (0.99%) SCOrch
12 8 (0.88%) Kibana
12 8 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 8 (0.88%) vMotion
13 7 (0.77%) logstash
13 7 (0.77%) OVSD
Vendors
1 588 (64.83%) VMware
2 477 (52.59%) Microsoft
3 220 (24.26%) Citrix
4 149 (16.43%) Cisco
5 115 (12.68%) Oracle
6 94 (10.36%) HP
7 81 (8.93%) NetApp
8 70 (7.72%) IBM
9 69 (7.61%) Dell
10 61 (6.73%) Red Hat
11 53 (5.84%) Google
12 43 (4.74%) EMC
13 36 (3.97%) AppSense
14 34 (3.75%) Apple
15 32 (3.53%) Intel
16 26 (2.87%) Symantec
17 24 (2.65%) Juniper
18 20 (2.21%) CheckPoint
18 20 (2.21%) Sybase
19 17 (1.87%) Atlassian
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Posted: 11 hours ago
London
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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London
IQ Public Sector
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West London
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