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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 57 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 2.07% 2.52%
As % of the System Software category 4.05% 17.65% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 19
Median daily rate £225 £325 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -40.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £296 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
-15.57% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+111.84% -15.55%
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
74 119 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.45% 11.71% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 62 79
Median daily rate £401 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.39% +8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 30
Median hourly rate £31.64 £21.55 £18.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.82% +19.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £17.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £30.90 £25.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 27 September 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
4 9 (42.86%) Linux
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
4 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
5 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
5 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) VPN
5 8 (38.10%) DNS
6 7 (33.33%) Citrix
6 7 (33.33%) Public Cloud
6 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
7 6 (28.57%) Software-Defined Networking
7 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 6 (28.57%) DHCP
7 6 (28.57%) C#
7 6 (28.57%) C++
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) VBScript
7 6 (28.57%) VB
7 6 (28.57%) MCSE
7 6 (28.57%) XML
7 6 (28.57%) IPsec

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 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (14.29%) Office 365
3 2 (9.52%) IaaS
4 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) VPN
3 6 (28.57%) DHCP
3 6 (28.57%) HTTP
3 6 (28.57%) IPsec
3 6 (28.57%) Software-Defined Networking
4 5 (23.81%) IPv6
5 4 (19.05%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (14.29%) BGP
7 2 (9.52%) Ethernet
7 2 (9.52%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (9.52%) Firewall
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) SAN
8 1 (4.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) French Language
2 1 (4.76%) German Language
2 1 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Escalation Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Support Specialist
5 3 (14.29%) VMware Specialist
6 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Escalation Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Server Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Support Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Network Support
7 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 7 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server
3 9 (42.86%) Linux
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) AIX
5 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (19.05%) Presales
4 4 (19.05%) Process Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) Workflow
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (14.29%) Validation
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.52%) Content Development
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) Email Management
7 1 (4.76%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (28.57%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) C++
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) VB
2 6 (28.57%) VBScript
3 4 (19.05%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) MCSE
3 5 (23.81%) MCSA
4 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) MCSD
4 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.52%) MCP
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.76%) MCAD
6 1 (4.76%) MCPD
6 1 (4.76%) MCTS
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (19.05%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) XenServer
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCOM
2 4 (19.05%) SCVMM
2 4 (19.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (14.29%) Perfmon
3 3 (14.29%) SCCM
3 3 (14.29%) WSUS
4 2 (9.52%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Dell
4 4 (19.05%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) EMC
5 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.52%) Apple
6 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 2 (9.52%) Hitachi
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) Intel
6 2 (9.52%) Samsung