The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 58 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.53% 1.96% 1.25%
As % of the System Software category 5.33% 15.57% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 10
Median daily rate £325 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £19.80 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+93.18% -12.00%
Hyper-V
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
75 122 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.87% 12.58% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 62 68
Median daily rate £425 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £184 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £344 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +9.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 25 16
Median hourly rate £43.28 £21.55 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.83% +59.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
3 24 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 19 (59.38%) TCP/IP
5 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (53.13%) VPN
6 17 (53.13%) Linux
7 16 (50.00%) DNS
7 16 (50.00%) .NET
7 16 (50.00%) Load Balancing
7 16 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (43.75%) Public Cloud
9 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
10 13 (40.63%) MCSA
11 12 (37.50%) XML
11 12 (37.50%) C#
11 12 (37.50%) C++
11 12 (37.50%) VBScript
11 12 (37.50%) VB
11 12 (37.50%) MCSE
11 12 (37.50%) DHCP
11 12 (37.50%) IPsec
11 12 (37.50%) HTTP
11 12 (37.50%) Software-Defined Networking
12 11 (34.38%) Computer Science
12 11 (34.38%) Software Testing
12 11 (34.38%) Degree
12 11 (34.38%) IPv6
12 11 (34.38%) CSS

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) IaaS
3 2 (6.25%) PaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) TCP/IP
2 17 (53.13%) VPN
3 16 (50.00%) DNS
4 12 (37.50%) DHCP
4 12 (37.50%) HTTP
4 12 (37.50%) IPsec
4 12 (37.50%) Software-Defined Networking
5 11 (34.38%) IPv6
6 9 (28.13%) BGP
7 6 (18.75%) SAN
8 5 (15.63%) Ethernet
8 5 (15.63%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (15.63%) Firewall
9 2 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (3.13%) FTP
10 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (31.25%) Marketing
2 2 (6.25%) French Language
2 2 (6.25%) German Language
2 2 (6.25%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (6.25%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Support Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Azure Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Escalation Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Escalation Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Server Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Support Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Support Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.25%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) XML
3 11 (34.38%) CSS
4 4 (12.50%) ADO.NET
5 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Public Cloud
2 11 (34.38%) Computer Science
3 8 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (53.13%) Linux
4 9 (28.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (28.13%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.25%) AIX
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 14 (43.75%) Mentoring
3 11 (34.38%) Software Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Presales
4 10 (31.25%) Process Improvement
4 10 (31.25%) Workflow
5 4 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
5 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.38%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Coaching
7 2 (6.25%) Content Development
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) Validation
8 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.13%) High Availability
8 1 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (37.50%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) C++
2 12 (37.50%) VB
2 12 (37.50%) VBScript
3 10 (31.25%) C
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (40.63%) MCSA
3 12 (37.50%) MCSE
4 11 (34.38%) Degree
5 8 (25.00%) MCSD
6 5 (15.63%) CCNA
6 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (15.63%) MCP
6 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) MCAD
7 2 (6.25%) MCPD
7 2 (6.25%) MCTS
7 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.25%) XenServer
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (18.75%) SCOM
3 4 (12.50%) SCVMM
4 3 (9.38%) Perfmon
4 3 (9.38%) SCOrch
5 2 (6.25%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (6.25%) SCCM
5 2 (6.25%) WSUS
6 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) Cisco
3 5 (15.63%) Dell
3 5 (15.63%) Hitachi
3 5 (15.63%) HP
3 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 5 (15.63%) Intel
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) NetScout