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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 51 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.03% 0.68% 3.02%
As % of the System Software category 8.45% 5.80% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Median daily rate £300 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £404 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £421 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-35.71% +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 Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
71 69 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.22% 11.77% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 31 38
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £157 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £491 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 8
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.75 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.31 £12.50 £14.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £27.00 £71.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.75% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 January 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
Watford +1 2 - - 3
Hertford - 1 £300 -
Stevenage - 1 £600 -
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) SCCM
4 7 (29.17%) Product Management
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
4 7 (29.17%) Web Services
4 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (29.17%) Server Virtualisation
5 6 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (25.00%) IPsec
5 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (25.00%) F5
5 6 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
6 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (20.83%) VMware
6 5 (20.83%) SAN
6 5 (20.83%) VCE vBlock
6 5 (20.83%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (16.67%) Line Management
7 4 (16.67%) Virtual Environments

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 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) OpenText MBPM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (4.17%) IaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Office 365
4 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (25.00%) IPsec
2 5 (20.83%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) DHCP
5 1 (4.17%) Internet
5 1 (4.17%) Intranet
5 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (16.67%) DBA
3 4 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 4 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Network Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) SAML
2 1 (4.17%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
3 5 (20.83%) VCE vBlock
4 4 (16.67%) Clustering
4 4 (16.67%) Replication
5 1 (4.17%) CCTV
5 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
5 1 (4.17%) iPad
5 1 (4.17%) NHS
5 1 (4.17%) PKI
5 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X Server
4 1 (4.17%) VMS
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Product Management
1 7 (29.17%) Server Virtualisation
2 6 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (20.83%) Procure-to-Pay
4 4 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (16.67%) Database Security
4 4 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 4 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 4 (16.67%) Line Management
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (8.33%) BitLocker
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) SCCM
2 4 (16.67%) WSUS
3 3 (12.50%) SCOM
3 3 (12.50%) SCVMM
4 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (8.33%) SCDPM
4 2 (8.33%) SCSM
5 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) F5
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (12.50%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.33%) Intel Security
6 2 (8.33%) SAP
6 2 (8.33%) Veeam
7 1 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Juniper
7 1 (4.17%) Nintex
7 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL