The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 54 38 62
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.42% 4.02% 0.77%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% 23.39% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 5
Median daily rate - £450 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £390 £275
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +41.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
Hyper-V
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
72 124 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.14% 17.20% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 56 33
Median daily rate £390 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £288 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £488 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.92% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the Hertfordshire region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Hertfordshire region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Watford -6 3 - -
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
3 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Presales Solution Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Presales
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
1 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
1 2 (28.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) SAP