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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 246 245 269
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 498 501 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.00% 0.97% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 8.16% 8.96% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 323 265
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 16
Median hourly rate £36.00 £21.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.51% -1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £14.95 £17.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.17 £39.25 £24.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+73.80% -4.54%
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
6106 5592 5105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.26% 10.81% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3892 3249 2801
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £198 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 387 567 629
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +58 197 £402 +7.06% 63
South East -18 86 £365 +9.77% 46
North East -2 51 £288 -36.11%
Yorkshire +18 48 £375 +50.00% 13
South West -20 37 £423 +12.66% 14
North West -44 29 £300 +17.64% 32
East of England -6 28 £370 -10.30% 8
West Midlands -20 14 £423 +40.83% 13
East Midlands -5 8 £313 -3.84% 8
Midlands -4 2 £200 -32.20%
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 738 (78.85%) Windows
2 623 (66.56%) VMware
3 508 (54.27%) Active Directory
4 505 (53.95%) Microsoft
5 436 (46.58%) Windows Server
6 432 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 318 (33.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 268 (28.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 242 (25.85%) Linux
10 230 (24.57%) Citrix
11 218 (23.29%) DNS
12 216 (23.08%) ITIL
13 191 (20.41%) SQL Server
14 190 (20.30%) SQL
15 184 (19.66%) PowerShell
15 184 (19.66%) Security Cleared
15 184 (19.66%) SCCM
16 178 (19.02%) MS Exchange
17 175 (18.70%) DHCP
18 167 (17.84%) Migration
19 163 (17.41%) SAN
20 158 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
21 151 (16.13%) Cisco
22 150 (16.03%) Windows Server 2003
23 132 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
23 132 (14.10%) Skype for Business
24 129 (13.78%) MS Excel
25 124 (13.25%) SC Cleared
26 122 (13.03%) Office 365
27 120 (12.82%) Firewall

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
1 178 (19.02%) MS Exchange
2 132 (14.10%) Skype for Business
3 105 (11.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 102 (10.90%) SharePoint
5 66 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 51 (5.45%) IIS
7 32 (3.42%) Tomcat
8 28 (2.99%) Apache
8 28 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
9 26 (2.78%) OpenStack
10 25 (2.67%) WebSphere
11 23 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 21 (2.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 18 (1.92%) Confluence
13 18 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
14 17 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
15 14 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (1.39%) Office Communications Server
17 8 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 129 (13.78%) MS Excel
2 84 (8.97%) MS Office
3 10 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.21%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.71%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
3 2 (0.21%) LatentZero
3 2 (0.21%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.21%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.11%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.11%) OpenText Process Suite
4 1 (0.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 158 (16.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 122 (13.03%) Office 365
3 71 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (3.63%) IaaS
5 30 (3.21%) Google Apps
6 24 (2.56%) PaaS
6 24 (2.56%) Trello
7 16 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (1.50%) OneDrive
9 13 (1.39%) Google App Engine
9 13 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
10 12 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (1.28%) SaaS
11 7 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.75%) Yammer
12 4 (0.43%) CloudFront
12 4 (0.43%) Heroku
13 3 (0.32%) Engine Yard
13 3 (0.32%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 218 (23.29%) DNS
2 175 (18.70%) DHCP
3 163 (17.41%) SAN
4 120 (12.82%) Firewall
5 97 (10.36%) WAN
6 88 (9.40%) LAN
7 75 (8.01%) TCP/IP
8 66 (7.05%) iSCSI
9 61 (6.52%) VPN
10 59 (6.30%) Skype
11 45 (4.81%) HTTP
12 40 (4.27%) NAS
13 37 (3.95%) Fibre Channel
14 34 (3.63%) NetScaler
15 29 (3.10%) Multicast
15 29 (3.10%) Wireless
16 28 (2.99%) FCoE
17 27 (2.88%) IPsec
18 26 (2.78%) Internet
18 26 (2.78%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 36 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 32 (3.42%) Hadoop
5 21 (2.24%) MySQL
6 20 (2.14%) HBase
7 19 (2.03%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.60%) Big Data
8 15 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 15 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.39%) MongoDB
9 13 (1.39%) NoSQL
10 12 (1.28%) DB2
10 12 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (1.07%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (1.07%) Oracle Database
12 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (0.64%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 36 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 33 (3.53%) Git (software)
3 20 (2.14%) JIRA
4 19 (2.03%) TeamCity
5 17 (1.82%) Vagrant
6 16 (1.71%) Visual Studio
7 14 (1.50%) Travis CI
8 10 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.64%) Artifactory
9 6 (0.64%) ClearCase
9 6 (0.64%) ClearQuest
9 6 (0.64%) Eclipse
9 6 (0.64%) Gradle
9 6 (0.64%) IntelliJ
9 6 (0.64%) Maven
9 6 (0.64%) StarTeam
10 4 (0.43%) WiX
11 3 (0.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.21%) MSI
General
1 108 (11.54%) Finance
2 50 (5.34%) Banking
3 20 (2.14%) Marketing
4 17 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 13 (1.39%) Back Office
5 13 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 9 (0.96%) Legal
7 7 (0.75%) Advertising
7 7 (0.75%) Publishing
7 7 (0.75%) Retail
8 6 (0.64%) Local Government
8 6 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.43%) French Language
9 4 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.32%) Electronics
10 3 (0.32%) German Language
10 3 (0.32%) Law
10 3 (0.32%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.32%) Portuguese Language
10 3 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 164 (17.52%) Architect
2 118 (12.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 106 (11.32%) Support Engineer
4 91 (9.72%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 70 (7.48%) 3rd Line Support
6 66 (7.05%) Consultant
6 66 (7.05%) Infrastructure Architect
7 63 (6.73%) Server Engineer
8 61 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
9 50 (5.34%) Analyst
10 49 (5.24%) VMware Engineer
11 44 (4.70%) Wintel Engineer
12 43 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
13 40 (4.27%) Administrator
14 39 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
15 35 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 33 (3.53%) Cloud Engineer
16 33 (3.53%) Hyper-V Engineer
17 32 (3.42%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
18 31 (3.31%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (7.05%) .NET
2 45 (4.81%) HTML
3 43 (4.59%) XML
4 42 (4.49%) Middleware
5 33 (3.53%) CSS
6 32 (3.42%) Web Services
7 18 (1.92%) Rendezvous
8 17 (1.82%) XSLT
9 9 (0.96%) RESTful
9 9 (0.96%) Software Packaging
10 8 (0.85%) REST
10 8 (0.85%) WSDL
10 8 (0.85%) XSD
11 7 (0.75%) ADO.NET
11 7 (0.75%) ELK Stack
11 7 (0.75%) JSON
12 6 (0.64%) Node.js
13 4 (0.43%) .NET Framework
13 4 (0.43%) 802.1X
14 3 (0.32%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 109 (11.65%) Data Centre
2 106 (11.32%) Clustering
3 51 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 36 (3.85%) Private Cloud
5 33 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (3.53%) Public Cloud
6 18 (1.92%) Visualisation
7 17 (1.82%) CESG
8 16 (1.71%) Blackberry
8 16 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 16 (1.71%) NHS
8 16 (1.71%) Replication
9 14 (1.50%) PKI
10 13 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
11 12 (1.28%) Fat Client
11 12 (1.28%) Social Network
11 12 (1.28%) Thin Client
12 11 (1.18%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.18%) EqualLogic
13 10 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 738 (78.85%) Windows
2 436 (46.58%) Windows Server
3 318 (33.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 268 (28.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 242 (25.85%) Linux
6 150 (16.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 107 (11.43%) Windows 7
8 59 (6.30%) Windows 10
9 49 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 49 (5.24%) Unix
10 45 (4.81%) Windows 8
11 40 (4.27%) Solaris
12 31 (3.31%) Apple iOS
12 31 (3.31%) Ubuntu
13 30 (3.21%) Android
14 25 (2.67%) CentOS
14 25 (2.67%) Windows XP
15 15 (1.60%) SUSE
16 10 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
17 9 (0.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (23.08%) ITIL
2 167 (17.84%) Migration
3 85 (9.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 80 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (7.16%) DevOps
6 60 (6.41%) Open Source
7 53 (5.66%) Server Virtualisation
8 44 (4.70%) Performance Tuning
9 42 (4.49%) Configuration Management
10 41 (4.38%) Project Management
11 39 (4.17%) Load Balancing
12 37 (3.95%) Change Management
12 37 (3.95%) Server Building
13 36 (3.85%) Incident Management
13 36 (3.85%) Service Management
14 35 (3.74%) Service Delivery
15 33 (3.53%) High Availability
15 33 (3.53%) SOA
15 33 (3.53%) Software Delivery
16 32 (3.42%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 190 (20.30%) SQL
2 184 (19.66%) PowerShell
3 66 (7.05%) Java
4 46 (4.91%) JavaScript
5 42 (4.49%) VBScript
6 41 (4.38%) Python
7 40 (4.27%) C#
8 34 (3.63%) VB
9 30 (3.21%) Ruby
10 29 (3.10%) Bash Shell
10 29 (3.10%) Perl
11 21 (2.24%) C
12 17 (1.82%) C++
13 13 (1.39%) PHP
14 10 (1.07%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.64%) Scala
15 6 (0.64%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.64%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.21%) Tcl
17 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 184 (19.66%) Security Cleared
2 132 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 124 (13.25%) SC Cleared
4 87 (9.29%) MCSE
5 67 (7.16%) Degree
6 61 (6.52%) MCSA
7 43 (4.59%) DV Cleared
8 33 (3.53%) BPSS Clearance
9 32 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (2.99%) CCNA
11 23 (2.46%) MCSD
11 23 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 22 (2.35%) MCITP
13 18 (1.92%) MCP
14 11 (1.18%) MCTS
15 9 (0.96%) CCNP
15 9 (0.96%) DBS Check
16 7 (0.75%) RHCE
17 6 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
18 4 (0.43%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.21%) Disclosure Scotland
2 28 (2.99%) SLA
3 11 (1.18%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.96%) QA
5 7 (0.75%) HL7
6 5 (0.53%) COBIT
7 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.11%) FISMA
8 1 (0.11%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.11%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 508 (54.27%) Active Directory
2 432 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (12.18%) XenApp
4 99 (10.58%) vSphere
5 90 (9.62%) XenDesktop
6 57 (6.09%) Virtual Machines
7 52 (5.56%) KVM
8 46 (4.91%) Microsoft App-V
9 44 (4.70%) VMware ESX
9 44 (4.70%) Xen
10 43 (4.59%) XenServer
11 36 (3.85%) NFS
12 33 (3.53%) VMware ESXi
13 31 (3.31%) SRDF
14 24 (2.56%) Docker
15 23 (2.46%) Virtual Servers
16 19 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
17 13 (1.39%) Terminal Services
18 11 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
19 9 (0.96%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 184 (19.66%) SCCM
2 91 (9.72%) SCOM
3 70 (7.48%) Puppet
4 47 (5.02%) SCVMM
5 42 (4.49%) Microsoft Clustering
6 40 (4.27%) Ansible
6 40 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
6 40 (4.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 35 (3.74%) Failover Clustering
8 23 (2.46%) WSUS
9 18 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 15 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
11 13 (1.39%) Backup Exec
12 12 (1.28%) SCOrch
12 12 (1.28%) Simpana
13 11 (1.18%) EdgeSight
14 10 (1.07%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 10 (1.07%) HP SIM
15 9 (0.96%) NetBackup
16 8 (0.85%) vMotion
Vendors
1 623 (66.56%) VMware
2 505 (53.95%) Microsoft
3 230 (24.57%) Citrix
4 151 (16.13%) Cisco
5 119 (12.71%) Oracle
6 103 (11.00%) HP
7 93 (9.94%) NetApp
8 69 (7.37%) Dell
8 69 (7.37%) IBM
9 64 (6.84%) Red Hat
10 49 (5.24%) Google
11 46 (4.91%) EMC
12 44 (4.70%) AppSense
13 35 (3.74%) Intel
14 32 (3.42%) Apple
15 24 (2.56%) Juniper
15 24 (2.56%) Sybase
16 23 (2.46%) Symantec
17 22 (2.35%) Dell Compellent
18 18 (1.92%) TIBCO
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