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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
UK / England
Rank 275 278 217
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -61
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 330 390 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.82% 1.06%
As % of the System Software category 6.90% 7.91% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 250 286
Median daily rate £350 £358 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £336 £395
% change year-on-year
-4.83% -14.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 38
Median hourly rate £21.25 £35.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.28% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.10 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.34 £45.53 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.00% +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
4785 4928 4831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.44% 10.33% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3049 2976 2666
Median daily rate £410 £381 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 452 559
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £31.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +61 137 £395 -7.05% 61
South East -34 74 £350 +7.69% 38
North West -18 23 £300 -20.00% 36
East of England +10 22 £300 -15.78% 17
Yorkshire +13 20 £325 +8.33% 11
West Midlands +14 17 £325 - 21
South West -16 14 £264 -22.99% 7
East Midlands -2 12 £250 -29.57% 7
North East - 7 £290 - 5
Midlands +6 3 £450 -
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 537 (74.07%) Windows
2 463 (63.86%) VMware
3 385 (53.10%) Windows Server
4 382 (52.69%) Active Directory
5 380 (52.41%) Microsoft
6 301 (41.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 257 (35.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 216 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 180 (24.83%) PowerShell
10 170 (23.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 166 (22.90%) Firewall
12 158 (21.79%) Cisco
13 150 (20.69%) Citrix
14 149 (20.55%) DNS
15 138 (19.03%) SQL Server
16 132 (18.21%) MS Exchange
17 131 (18.07%) Office 365
18 130 (17.93%) Linux
19 129 (17.79%) Security Cleared
19 129 (17.79%) SCCM
20 125 (17.24%) SAN
21 122 (16.83%) ITIL
22 121 (16.69%) SQL
23 117 (16.14%) MS Excel
24 116 (16.00%) DHCP
25 105 (14.48%) Microsoft Certification
25 105 (14.48%) Skype for Business
26 100 (13.79%) SC Cleared
27 94 (12.97%) Windows Server 2003
28 92 (12.69%) LAN

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 (18.21%) MS Exchange
2 105 (14.48%) Skype for Business
3 91 (12.55%) IIS
4 78 (10.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 66 (9.10%) SharePoint
6 57 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 16 (2.21%) OpenStack
8 15 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
9 14 (1.93%) Apache
10 13 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (1.79%) Tomcat
11 12 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (1.66%) WebSphere
12 10 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (1.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 8 (1.10%) DataSynapse
14 8 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
15 7 (0.97%) Office Communications Server
16 5 (0.69%) Confluence
16 5 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 117 (16.14%) MS Excel
2 54 (7.45%) MS Office
3 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.28%) MS Project
5 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.24%) SAP Hybris
3 7 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 170 (23.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 131 (18.07%) Office 365
3 79 (10.90%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (6.34%) IaaS
5 36 (4.97%) SaaS
6 20 (2.76%) PaaS
7 14 (1.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.97%) GitHub
10 7 (0.97%) Mimecast
11 6 (0.83%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.69%) IBM Cloud
12 5 (0.69%) SoftLayer
13 4 (0.55%) Google Compute Engine
14 3 (0.41%) Akamai
14 3 (0.41%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.41%) Yammer
15 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 2 (0.28%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 166 (22.90%) Firewall
2 149 (20.55%) DNS
3 125 (17.24%) SAN
4 116 (16.00%) DHCP
5 92 (12.69%) LAN
6 90 (12.41%) WAN
7 71 (9.79%) TCP/IP
8 52 (7.17%) VPN
9 47 (6.48%) Wireless
10 43 (5.93%) Skype
11 39 (5.38%) iSCSI
12 37 (5.10%) VLAN
13 34 (4.69%) NAS
14 31 (4.28%) Cisco ASA
14 31 (4.28%) Internet
15 25 (3.45%) NetScaler
16 24 (3.31%) Remote Desktop
16 24 (3.31%) Unified Communications
17 23 (3.17%) Network Security
18 18 (2.48%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (19.03%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (1.52%) MySQL
5 11 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.10%) Hadoop
7 8 (1.10%) HBase
8 6 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.55%) Big Data
10 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.41%) Power BI
12 2 (0.28%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.28%) DB2
12 2 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.24%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.10%) Jenkins
5 7 (0.97%) JIRA
5 7 (0.97%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (0.83%) CruiseControl
6 6 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (0.69%) MSI
7 5 (0.69%) Subversion
7 5 (0.69%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.55%) Hudson
8 4 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.41%) Gitweb
9 3 (0.41%) MSBuild
9 3 (0.41%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (0.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 2 (0.28%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
General
1 90 (12.41%) Finance
2 25 (3.45%) Banking
3 18 (2.48%) Marketing
4 17 (2.34%) Retail
5 15 (2.07%) Telecoms
6 14 (1.93%) Legal
7 13 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.66%) Advertising
9 8 (1.10%) Electronics
10 6 (0.83%) Law
11 4 (0.55%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Billing
13 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) Games
13 1 (0.14%) German Language
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
13 1 (0.14%) Military
13 1 (0.14%) Publishing
13 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 122 (16.83%) Architect
2 117 (16.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 68 (9.38%) Consultant
4 61 (8.41%) Support Engineer
5 58 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 53 (7.31%) Analyst
7 50 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
8 41 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
9 33 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
10 32 (4.41%) IT Engineer
10 32 (4.41%) Technical Architect
11 31 (4.28%) Server Engineer
12 29 (4.00%) Network Engineer
13 28 (3.86%) VMware Engineer
14 27 (3.72%) Administrator
15 25 (3.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 24 (3.31%) Active Directory Engineer
17 23 (3.17%) Support Analyst
18 22 (3.03%) IT Support
19 20 (2.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (3.59%) .NET
2 22 (3.03%) Web Services
3 18 (2.48%) Middleware
4 13 (1.79%) ASP.NET
5 11 (1.52%) LAMP
6 9 (1.24%) HTML
6 9 (1.24%) WCF
7 8 (1.10%) Rendezvous
7 8 (1.10%) XML
7 8 (1.10%) XSLT
8 7 (0.97%) WF
9 5 (0.69%) J2EE
10 4 (0.55%) XMPP
11 3 (0.41%) Django
11 3 (0.41%) RESTful
12 2 (0.28%) jQuery
12 2 (0.28%) JSON
12 2 (0.28%) Matplotlib
12 2 (0.28%) Node.js
12 2 (0.28%) RFC 2833
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.03%) Data Centre
2 63 (8.69%) Clustering
3 62 (8.55%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 28 (3.86%) Replication
6 26 (3.59%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (2.34%) Blackberry
8 16 (2.21%) Public Cloud
9 15 (2.07%) Management Information System
10 14 (1.93%) Private Cloud
11 11 (1.52%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.38%) PKI
13 9 (1.24%) BYOD
14 8 (1.10%) VxBlock/Vblock
15 7 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (0.97%) FlexPod
16 6 (0.83%) EPoS
16 6 (0.83%) Fat Client
16 6 (0.83%) Thin Client
16 6 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 537 (74.07%) Windows
2 385 (53.10%) Windows Server
3 257 (35.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 216 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 130 (17.93%) Linux
6 94 (12.97%) Windows Server 2003
7 78 (10.76%) Windows 7
8 53 (7.31%) Windows 10
9 39 (5.38%) Windows 8
10 33 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (3.31%) Windows XP
12 23 (3.17%) Unix
13 14 (1.93%) Solaris
14 13 (1.79%) Mac OS X
15 12 (1.66%) Android
16 10 (1.38%) Apple iOS
17 8 (1.10%) CentOS
18 6 (0.83%) VMS
19 5 (0.69%) Ubuntu
19 5 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (16.83%) ITIL
2 83 (11.45%) Migration
3 53 (7.31%) Server Virtualisation
4 48 (6.62%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (6.62%) Virtual Environments
5 45 (6.21%) DevOps
6 34 (4.69%) Change Management
6 34 (4.69%) TOGAF
7 30 (4.14%) High Availability
8 26 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
9 25 (3.45%) Customer Requirements
10 23 (3.17%) Incident Management
11 22 (3.03%) Load Balancing
11 22 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
11 22 (3.03%) Problem Management
11 22 (3.03%) Project Management
12 21 (2.90%) CRM
12 21 (2.90%) Service Management
13 20 (2.76%) Network Management
14 19 (2.62%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 180 (24.83%) PowerShell
2 121 (16.69%) SQL
3 28 (3.86%) Python
4 23 (3.17%) C#
5 16 (2.21%) Java
6 14 (1.93%) VBScript
7 13 (1.79%) JavaScript
7 13 (1.79%) VB
8 11 (1.52%) C
8 11 (1.52%) Perl
9 8 (1.10%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.10%) Ruby
10 7 (0.97%) PHP
10 7 (0.97%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.69%) C++
12 2 (0.28%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.28%) VB6
13 1 (0.14%) C++/CLI
13 1 (0.14%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 129 (17.79%) Security Cleared
2 105 (14.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 100 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 75 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 75 (10.34%) MCSE
5 56 (7.72%) CCNA
6 36 (4.97%) DV Cleared
7 34 (4.69%) CCNP
8 30 (4.14%) MCSA
9 27 (3.72%) Degree
10 24 (3.31%) MCITP
11 23 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 19 (2.62%) CCIE
13 12 (1.66%) MCP
14 11 (1.52%) DBS Check
15 9 (1.24%) CCDP
15 9 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
16 8 (1.10%) MCTS
17 5 (0.69%) MCDST
17 5 (0.69%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.86%) SLA
2 18 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.10%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.55%) QA
5 1 (0.14%) GAMP
5 1 (0.14%) GCP
5 1 (0.14%) GPG13
5 1 (0.14%) GxP
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 382 (52.69%) Active Directory
2 301 (41.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (7.72%) vSphere
3 56 (7.72%) XenDesktop
4 55 (7.59%) XenApp
5 48 (6.62%) Virtual Machines
5 48 (6.62%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (4.55%) XenServer
7 26 (3.59%) Microsoft App-V
8 25 (3.45%) VMware ESX
9 18 (2.48%) Docker
9 18 (2.48%) KVM
10 17 (2.34%) Virtual Servers
11 14 (1.93%) vCloud
12 13 (1.79%) Terminal Services
12 13 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
13 12 (1.66%) NFS
14 11 (1.52%) Xen
15 10 (1.38%) SRDF
15 10 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 129 (17.79%) SCCM
2 81 (11.17%) SCOM
3 33 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (4.41%) Puppet
5 31 (4.28%) SCVMM
6 29 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 29 (4.00%) WSUS
7 25 (3.45%) Ansible
8 19 (2.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 16 (2.21%) Failover Clustering
10 15 (2.07%) Backup Exec
11 11 (1.52%) vRealize
12 10 (1.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 9 (1.24%) vMotion
14 8 (1.10%) PowerCLI
14 8 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 8 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 7 (0.97%) NetBackup
15 7 (0.97%) SCDPM
15 7 (0.97%) SCSM
Vendors
1 463 (63.86%) VMware
2 380 (52.41%) Microsoft
3 158 (21.79%) Cisco
4 150 (20.69%) Citrix
5 85 (11.72%) HP
6 68 (9.38%) Dell
7 63 (8.69%) NetApp
8 44 (6.07%) CheckPoint
9 42 (5.79%) Oracle
10 38 (5.24%) Juniper
11 36 (4.97%) EMC
12 34 (4.69%) Red Hat
13 32 (4.41%) Symantec
14 26 (3.59%) Palo Alto
15 25 (3.45%) SAP
16 24 (3.31%) Veeam
17 23 (3.17%) IBM
18 16 (2.21%) F5
19 15 (2.07%) Apple
20 14 (1.93%) SolarWinds
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