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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 283 278 238
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -40
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 375 405 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.81% 0.81% 0.94%
As % of the System Software category 6.36% 8.15% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 257 311
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £214 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £551 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 17
Median hourly rate £22.50 £31.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.41% +30.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £58.25 £50.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +38.46%
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
5898 4967 5428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.71% 9.92% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3678 2911 2993
Median daily rate £400 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £176 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 592 690
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £41.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 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
London +24 150 £400 -5.88% 44
South East -24 81 £340 -9.33% 56
North East -5 36 £275 - 4
South West +2 30 £330 +14.78% 22
East of England +12 24 £381 +43.86% 15
North West -14 19 £250 -28.57% 37
West Midlands -23 15 £325 -21.21% 17
East Midlands -17 11 £338 +35.67% 6
Yorkshire +6 8 £199 -50.31% 9
Midlands +4 1 £550 - 1
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 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 England region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 647 (75.85%) Windows
2 554 (64.95%) VMware
3 463 (54.28%) Active Directory
4 450 (52.75%) Microsoft
5 428 (50.18%) Windows Server
6 349 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
7 296 (34.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 271 (31.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 197 (23.09%) SQL Server
10 193 (22.63%) Citrix
11 178 (20.87%) DNS
12 177 (20.75%) PowerShell
13 175 (20.52%) Linux
14 169 (19.81%) ITIL
15 163 (19.11%) Microsoft Azure
16 158 (18.52%) Firewall
16 158 (18.52%) MS Exchange
16 158 (18.52%) SCCM
17 157 (18.41%) Cisco
18 156 (18.29%) SQL
19 146 (17.12%) DHCP
19 146 (17.12%) Office 365
20 142 (16.65%) Migration
21 136 (15.94%) SAN
22 132 (15.47%) Security Cleared
23 121 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
24 119 (13.95%) MS Excel
25 118 (13.83%) Skype for Business
26 108 (12.66%) Finance
27 99 (11.61%) SC Cleared

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
1 158 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 118 (13.83%) Skype for Business
3 97 (11.37%) SharePoint
4 94 (11.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 93 (10.90%) IIS
6 61 (7.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 29 (3.40%) SharePoint 2010
8 27 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 26 (3.05%) Apache
10 22 (2.58%) Tomcat
10 22 (2.58%) WebSphere
11 19 (2.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 16 (1.88%) Oracle Coherence
13 14 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
13 14 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (1.29%) Confluence
14 11 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (1.29%) Office Communications Server
15 9 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 9 (1.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 119 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 75 (8.79%) MS Office
3 7 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 20 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (1.06%) SAP hybris
4 2 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.23%) LatentZero
4 2 (0.23%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.23%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (0.23%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.12%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 163 (19.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 146 (17.12%) Office 365
3 83 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (4.45%) IaaS
5 37 (4.34%) SaaS
6 32 (3.75%) G Suite
7 26 (3.05%) Trello
8 20 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
9 19 (2.23%) PaaS
10 12 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
10 12 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (1.17%) OneDrive
12 9 (1.06%) CloudFront
12 9 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
13 8 (0.94%) GitHub
14 5 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (0.47%) Google App Engine
16 3 (0.35%) Mimecast
16 3 (0.35%) SoftLayer
16 3 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 178 (20.87%) DNS
2 158 (18.52%) Firewall
3 146 (17.12%) DHCP
4 136 (15.94%) SAN
5 97 (11.37%) LAN
6 91 (10.67%) WAN
7 69 (8.09%) TCP/IP
8 61 (7.15%) iSCSI
9 51 (5.98%) Skype
10 47 (5.51%) Internet
11 43 (5.04%) NAS
11 43 (5.04%) VLAN
12 39 (4.57%) Wireless
13 35 (4.10%) VPN
14 29 (3.40%) NetScaler
15 27 (3.17%) Fibre Channel
15 27 (3.17%) VoIP
16 26 (3.05%) Remote Desktop
17 23 (2.70%) LDAP
17 23 (2.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (23.09%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (2.81%) MySQL
5 22 (2.58%) Hadoop
6 17 (1.99%) HBase
7 15 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.29%) Big Data
8 11 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.94%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
10 7 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.70%) SSDT
12 5 (0.59%) MongoDB
12 5 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (0.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 29 (3.40%) Git (software)
2 17 (1.99%) Jenkins
2 17 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (1.99%) Visual Studio
3 16 (1.88%) TeamCity
4 15 (1.76%) JIRA
5 8 (0.94%) Gradle
5 8 (0.94%) Vagrant
6 7 (0.82%) Subversion
7 6 (0.70%) Artifactory
7 6 (0.70%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.70%) IntelliJ
7 6 (0.70%) Maven
7 6 (0.70%) Travis CI
8 4 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (0.47%) Gitweb
8 4 (0.47%) MSBuild
8 4 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
8 4 (0.47%) WiX
9 3 (0.35%) ClearCase
General
1 108 (12.66%) Finance
2 29 (3.40%) Banking
3 13 (1.52%) Advertising
3 13 (1.52%) Marketing
4 12 (1.41%) Legal
5 10 (1.17%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.06%) Publishing
7 5 (0.59%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.59%) Retail
8 4 (0.47%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.47%) Back Office
8 4 (0.47%) Law
8 4 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.35%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.23%) Billing
10 2 (0.23%) Local Government
11 1 (0.12%) German Language
11 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (18.64%) Architect
2 126 (14.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 73 (8.56%) Support Engineer
4 67 (7.85%) Consultant
5 65 (7.62%) Windows Engineer
6 64 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 50 (5.86%) Infrastructure Architect
8 46 (5.39%) 3rd Line Support
9 45 (5.28%) Analyst
10 43 (5.04%) Server Engineer
11 41 (4.81%) Administrator
12 40 (4.69%) Technical Architect
13 31 (3.63%) IT Engineer
14 30 (3.52%) VMware Engineer
15 29 (3.40%) 2nd Line Support
16 26 (3.05%) IT Support
17 24 (2.81%) Active Directory Engineer
17 24 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
17 24 (2.81%) Support Analyst
18 23 (2.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (4.22%) Middleware
2 35 (4.10%) .NET
3 27 (3.17%) Web Services
4 26 (3.05%) HTML
5 17 (1.99%) XML
6 15 (1.76%) Rendezvous
6 15 (1.76%) XSLT
7 12 (1.41%) LAMP
8 10 (1.17%) ASP.NET
8 10 (1.17%) CSS
8 10 (1.17%) Software Packaging
9 8 (0.94%) Node.js
10 5 (0.59%) WCF
11 4 (0.47%) WF
12 3 (0.35%) AngularJS
12 3 (0.35%) Django
12 3 (0.35%) jQuery
13 2 (0.23%) 802.1X
13 2 (0.23%) RFC 2833
13 2 (0.23%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 68 (7.97%) Clustering
3 37 (4.34%) Computer Science
4 35 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (4.10%) Private Cloud
5 25 (2.93%) Blackberry
6 23 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
7 18 (2.11%) PKI
7 18 (2.11%) Replication
8 17 (1.99%) CESG
8 17 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.88%) Visualisation
10 15 (1.76%) BYOD
11 12 (1.41%) Social Network
12 11 (1.29%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.06%) Fat Client
13 9 (1.06%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.06%) Thin Client
14 8 (0.94%) Microsoft Licensing
14 8 (0.94%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 647 (75.85%) Windows
2 428 (50.18%) Windows Server
3 296 (34.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 271 (31.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 175 (20.52%) Linux
6 121 (14.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 91 (10.67%) Windows 7
8 57 (6.68%) Windows 10
9 48 (5.63%) Windows 8
10 41 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 36 (4.22%) Solaris
12 30 (3.52%) Android
13 28 (3.28%) Apple iOS
14 25 (2.93%) Windows XP
15 22 (2.58%) Mac OS X
15 22 (2.58%) Unix
16 10 (1.17%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.94%) Ubuntu
18 7 (0.82%) CentOS
18 7 (0.82%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (19.81%) ITIL
2 142 (16.65%) Migration
3 79 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (6.10%) DevOps
5 46 (5.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 46 (5.39%) Server Virtualisation
6 34 (3.99%) Performance Tuning
7 32 (3.75%) High Availability
7 32 (3.75%) Virtual Environments
8 27 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
8 27 (3.17%) CRM
9 26 (3.05%) Mobile Device Management
10 25 (2.93%) Open Source
11 24 (2.81%) Benchmarking
11 24 (2.81%) Enterprise Architecture
11 24 (2.81%) Incident Management
11 24 (2.81%) Software Delivery
12 23 (2.70%) Service Delivery
13 22 (2.58%) TOGAF
14 20 (2.34%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 177 (20.75%) PowerShell
2 156 (18.29%) SQL
3 43 (5.04%) Java
4 28 (3.28%) JavaScript
5 27 (3.17%) Python
6 24 (2.81%) C#
7 18 (2.11%) Bash Shell
7 18 (2.11%) Perl
8 17 (1.99%) VB
9 15 (1.76%) Ruby
10 14 (1.64%) C
11 13 (1.52%) PHP
11 13 (1.52%) VBScript
12 12 (1.41%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.70%) Scala
13 6 (0.70%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.47%) C++
15 2 (0.23%) C++/CLI
16 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 132 (15.47%) Security Cleared
2 99 (11.61%) SC Cleared
3 90 (10.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 69 (8.09%) MCSE
5 48 (5.63%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (4.45%) CCNA
7 37 (4.34%) Degree
8 33 (3.87%) DV Cleared
9 26 (3.05%) MCSA
10 22 (2.58%) BPSS Clearance
10 22 (2.58%) CCNP
11 18 (2.11%) MCITP
12 14 (1.64%) DBS Check
13 11 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (0.94%) CCIE
14 8 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.94%) MCP
15 6 (0.70%) CCA
15 6 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
15 6 (0.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 15 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.52%) SLA
4 10 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.94%) QA
6 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.12%) FISMA
7 1 (0.12%) GCP
7 1 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.12%) GPG13
7 1 (0.12%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 463 (54.28%) Active Directory
2 349 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 90 (10.55%) XenApp
4 70 (8.21%) XenDesktop
5 61 (7.15%) vSphere
6 43 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (4.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 42 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
8 37 (4.34%) KVM
9 35 (4.10%) XenServer
10 26 (3.05%) NFS
10 26 (3.05%) Xen
11 24 (2.81%) SRDF
12 23 (2.70%) Docker
13 19 (2.23%) VMware ESX
14 18 (2.11%) Terminal Services
15 17 (1.99%) Virtual Servers
16 16 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
17 15 (1.76%) Virtual Desktop
18 13 (1.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 158 (18.52%) SCCM
2 94 (11.02%) SCOM
3 52 (6.10%) Puppet
4 42 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
5 41 (4.81%) WSUS
6 35 (4.10%) SCVMM
7 30 (3.52%) Ansible
8 26 (3.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 25 (2.93%) Microsoft Clustering
10 16 (1.88%) Failover Clustering
11 15 (1.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 12 (1.41%) Terraform
13 11 (1.29%) vMotion
14 9 (1.06%) Backup Exec
15 8 (0.94%) AirWatch
16 7 (0.82%) NetBackup
16 7 (0.82%) SELinux
17 6 (0.70%) Packer
17 6 (0.70%) PowerCLI
18 5 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 554 (64.95%) VMware
2 450 (52.75%) Microsoft
3 193 (22.63%) Citrix
4 157 (18.41%) Cisco
5 92 (10.79%) NetApp
5 92 (10.79%) Oracle
6 79 (9.26%) HP
7 66 (7.74%) Dell
8 54 (6.33%) IBM
9 51 (5.98%) EMC
10 45 (5.28%) Red Hat
11 44 (5.16%) Google
12 37 (4.34%) CheckPoint
13 34 (3.99%) Juniper
14 33 (3.87%) Apple
15 26 (3.05%) Intel
16 20 (2.34%) SAP
17 19 (2.23%) Symantec
18 18 (2.11%) Sybase
19 17 (1.99%) AppSense
London
onezeero.
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £42 - £55 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Rate: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Company Benefits on top
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 4 Months +
Posted: 3 days ago
Blandford Forum, Dorset
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Excellent
Posted: 3 days ago