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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 266 263 267
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 434 413 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.87% 0.84% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 7.35% 7.99% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 263 223
Median daily rate £375 £350 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £347 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.03% +15.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £19.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £24.80 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.59 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+9.26% -10.46%
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
5906 5171 4848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.80% 10.46% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3677 2920 2619
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 622 621
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +6.82%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 0 141 £420 +20.00% 58
South East -17 119 £375 +7.44% 46
South West -5 33 £350 -15.66% 29
North East -18 29 £280 -25.77% 7
North West -13 26 £375 +70.45% 24
Yorkshire +17 24 £370 +5.71% 12
West Midlands -1 22 £280 -10.40% 16
East of England -18 20 £450 +28.57% 10
East Midlands +6 17 £300 -7.69% 14
Midlands - 2 £475 -
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 660 (80.68%) Windows
2 512 (62.59%) VMware
3 438 (53.55%) Microsoft
4 437 (53.42%) Active Directory
5 404 (49.39%) Windows Server
6 365 (44.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 285 (34.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 228 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 224 (27.38%) Linux
10 192 (23.47%) Citrix
11 173 (21.15%) Security Cleared
12 171 (20.90%) SCCM
13 170 (20.78%) DNS
13 170 (20.78%) ITIL
13 170 (20.78%) SQL
14 162 (19.80%) MS Exchange
15 161 (19.68%) PowerShell
16 160 (19.56%) SAN
17 156 (19.07%) SQL Server
18 149 (18.22%) Migration
19 146 (17.85%) Cisco
20 131 (16.01%) Microsoft Azure
21 127 (15.53%) DHCP
22 119 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
23 117 (14.30%) Data Centre
24 110 (13.45%) SC Cleared
24 110 (13.45%) MS Excel
25 107 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
26 103 (12.59%) Firewall
26 103 (12.59%) Clustering

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
1 162 (19.80%) MS Exchange
2 90 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 83 (10.15%) Skype for Business
4 78 (9.54%) SharePoint
5 59 (7.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 31 (3.79%) OpenStack
7 27 (3.30%) IIS
8 26 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (2.69%) WebSphere
10 21 (2.57%) Tomcat
11 20 (2.44%) Apache
12 17 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
15 12 (1.47%) Confluence
16 11 (1.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 9 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
18 7 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
19 6 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
19 6 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 110 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 45 (5.50%) MS Office
3 2 (0.24%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.12%) RMDS
5 1 (0.12%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 131 (16.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (12.59%) Office 365
3 60 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (3.55%) IaaS
5 19 (2.32%) PaaS
6 12 (1.47%) SaaS
7 9 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.73%) OneDrive
8 6 (0.73%) Yammer
9 5 (0.61%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.61%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.37%) Engine Yard
10 3 (0.37%) GitHub
10 3 (0.37%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.37%) Heroku
11 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.24%) SoftLayer
11 2 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 170 (20.78%) DNS
2 160 (19.56%) SAN
3 127 (15.53%) DHCP
4 103 (12.59%) Firewall
5 86 (10.51%) WAN
6 77 (9.41%) LAN
7 74 (9.05%) TCP/IP
8 52 (6.36%) VPN
9 33 (4.03%) HTTP
9 33 (4.03%) iSCSI
9 33 (4.03%) Skype
10 29 (3.55%) NetScaler
11 28 (3.42%) Wireless
12 26 (3.18%) Fibre Channel
13 25 (3.06%) IPsec
13 25 (3.06%) IPv6
14 23 (2.81%) Remote Desktop
15 21 (2.57%) Software-Defined Networking
16 18 (2.20%) Ethernet
16 18 (2.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (19.07%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 26 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (2.57%) Oracle Database
4 18 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 17 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 16 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (1.59%) MySQL
8 13 (1.59%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.34%) HBase
10 11 (1.34%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (1.10%) DB2
13 7 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (0.86%) SQL Server 2000
14 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (0.61%) DTS
Development Applications
1 26 (3.18%) Git (software)
2 20 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.59%) JIRA
4 10 (1.22%) TeamCity
5 8 (0.98%) Vagrant
6 7 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.73%) StarTeam
7 6 (0.73%) Visual Studio
8 5 (0.61%) Travis CI
9 4 (0.49%) ClearCase
9 4 (0.49%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.12%) CruiseControl
10 1 (0.12%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.12%) MSI
10 1 (0.12%) NUnit
10 1 (0.12%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.12%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 84 (10.27%) Finance
2 35 (4.28%) Banking
3 20 (2.44%) Marketing
4 16 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.59%) Back Office
6 12 (1.47%) Retail
7 11 (1.34%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.22%) Local Government
9 7 (0.86%) Advertising
10 6 (0.73%) Legal
10 6 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.49%) Electronics
11 4 (0.49%) French Language
11 4 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.37%) German Language
12 3 (0.37%) Law
12 3 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
12 3 (0.37%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.24%) Military
14 1 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 117 (14.30%) Architect
2 99 (12.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 95 (11.61%) Support Engineer
4 79 (9.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 63 (7.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 61 (7.46%) Server Engineer
7 60 (7.33%) Consultant
8 56 (6.85%) Analyst
9 47 (5.75%) Infrastructure Architect
10 45 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
11 44 (5.38%) Windows Engineer
12 43 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
13 40 (4.89%) VMware Engineer
14 35 (4.28%) Administrator
15 34 (4.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 33 (4.03%) Hyper-V Engineer
17 29 (3.55%) Cloud Engineer
17 29 (3.55%) Infrastructure Support
18 28 (3.42%) Systems Engineer
19 27 (3.30%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (6.36%) .NET
2 35 (4.28%) XML
3 34 (4.16%) Middleware
4 32 (3.91%) Web Services
5 28 (3.42%) HTML
6 25 (3.06%) CSS
7 10 (1.22%) Rendezvous
8 9 (1.10%) RESTful
8 9 (1.10%) XSLT
9 7 (0.86%) ADO.NET
9 7 (0.86%) ELK Stack
9 7 (0.86%) JSON
9 7 (0.86%) REST
9 7 (0.86%) WSDL
9 7 (0.86%) XSD
10 5 (0.61%) Java EE
11 3 (0.37%) 802.1X
11 3 (0.37%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.37%) MCollective
11 3 (0.37%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 117 (14.30%) Data Centre
2 103 (12.59%) Clustering
3 43 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 39 (4.77%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.91%) Computer Science
6 28 (3.42%) Private Cloud
7 20 (2.44%) Replication
8 17 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 15 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
10 14 (1.71%) NHS
11 12 (1.47%) PKI
12 11 (1.34%) HP Storage
13 10 (1.22%) Visualisation
14 9 (1.10%) Client/Server
14 9 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.10%) Fat Client
14 9 (1.10%) Mobile App
14 9 (1.10%) Thin Client
14 9 (1.10%) VCE vBlock
14 9 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 660 (80.68%) Windows
2 404 (49.39%) Windows Server
3 285 (34.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 228 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 224 (27.38%) Linux
6 107 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 92 (11.25%) Windows 7
8 51 (6.23%) Windows 10
9 49 (5.99%) Unix
10 47 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 43 (5.26%) Windows 8
12 30 (3.67%) Windows XP
13 29 (3.55%) Ubuntu
14 21 (2.57%) Solaris
15 17 (2.08%) CentOS
16 14 (1.71%) AIX
17 11 (1.34%) SUSE
18 9 (1.10%) Apple iOS
18 9 (1.10%) Mac OS X
19 7 (0.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (20.78%) ITIL
2 149 (18.22%) Migration
3 73 (8.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 53 (6.48%) Open Source
5 45 (5.50%) DevOps
6 42 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (5.13%) Load Balancing
6 42 (5.13%) Server Virtualisation
7 39 (4.77%) Configuration Management
8 36 (4.40%) Server Building
9 35 (4.28%) Change Management
9 35 (4.28%) Project Management
9 35 (4.28%) Service Management
10 33 (4.03%) High Availability
10 33 (4.03%) Incident Management
11 29 (3.55%) Mentoring
12 27 (3.30%) SOA
13 26 (3.18%) CRM
13 26 (3.18%) Performance Tuning
13 26 (3.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 170 (20.78%) SQL
2 161 (19.68%) PowerShell
3 42 (5.13%) VBScript
4 38 (4.65%) C#
4 38 (4.65%) Java
5 30 (3.67%) Python
5 30 (3.67%) VB
6 26 (3.18%) JavaScript
7 25 (3.06%) Ruby
8 24 (2.93%) C
9 18 (2.20%) Perl
10 17 (2.08%) Bash Shell
11 16 (1.96%) C++
12 12 (1.47%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.73%) PHP
14 3 (0.37%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.24%) Tcl
16 1 (0.12%) Korn
Qualifications
1 173 (21.15%) Security Cleared
2 119 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 110 (13.45%) SC Cleared
4 68 (8.31%) MCSE
5 67 (8.19%) MCSA
6 49 (5.99%) Degree
6 49 (5.99%) DV Cleared
7 42 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
8 38 (4.65%) CCNA
9 24 (2.93%) MCITP
9 24 (2.93%) MCP
10 22 (2.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (2.57%) MCSD
12 14 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
13 12 (1.47%) MCTS
14 9 (1.10%) CCNP
14 9 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 5 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.49%) RHCE
17 3 (0.37%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.28%) SLA
2 13 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (0.86%) COBIT
4 6 (0.73%) HL7
4 6 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.73%) QA
5 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.12%) PMBOK
System Software
1 437 (53.42%) Active Directory
2 365 (44.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (10.27%) vSphere
3 84 (10.27%) XenApp
4 63 (7.70%) XenDesktop
5 35 (4.28%) Microsoft App-V
5 35 (4.28%) VMware ESX
5 35 (4.28%) XenServer
6 28 (3.42%) KVM
6 28 (3.42%) Xen
7 26 (3.18%) VMware ESXi
8 21 (2.57%) NFS
9 16 (1.96%) Docker
10 15 (1.83%) SRDF
11 10 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (0.98%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.98%) vCloud
13 6 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 6 (0.73%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.61%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 171 (20.90%) SCCM
2 91 (11.12%) SCOM
3 48 (5.87%) SCVMM
4 46 (5.62%) Puppet
5 34 (4.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 23 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (2.69%) Ansible
8 16 (1.96%) SCOrch
8 16 (1.96%) Simpana
9 14 (1.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 13 (1.59%) Windows Intune
10 13 (1.59%) WSUS
11 12 (1.47%) EdgeSight
12 11 (1.34%) Backup Exec
12 11 (1.34%) HP SIM
12 11 (1.34%) NetBackup
13 10 (1.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
14 9 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 7 (0.86%) Kibana
15 7 (0.86%) logstash
Vendors
1 512 (62.59%) VMware
2 438 (53.55%) Microsoft
3 192 (23.47%) Citrix
4 146 (17.85%) Cisco
5 98 (11.98%) HP
6 90 (11.00%) Oracle
7 70 (8.56%) NetApp
7 70 (8.56%) Red Hat
8 53 (6.48%) Dell
9 51 (6.23%) IBM
10 35 (4.28%) AppSense
11 28 (3.42%) Juniper
12 23 (2.81%) Intel
13 21 (2.57%) Dell Compellent
13 21 (2.57%) Veritas
14 19 (2.32%) Symantec
15 18 (2.20%) CommVault
15 18 (2.20%) EMC
16 17 (2.08%) CA
17 14 (1.71%) Sun
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