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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 54 58 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 11 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.40% 1.51% 1.11%
As % of the System Software category 12.36% 11.38% 7.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 9
Median daily rate £388 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £153 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £327 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+73.80% -4.54%
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
89 123 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.34% 13.25% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 67 67
Median daily rate £400 £381 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £166 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 29 11
Median hourly rate £43.28 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.83% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +7.08%

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 29 July 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 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 31 (88.57%) Microsoft
3 24 (68.57%) Windows Server
4 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
5 21 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (57.14%) VPN
7 19 (54.29%) DNS
8 18 (51.43%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (48.57%) Linux
10 16 (45.71%) .NET
10 16 (45.71%) Load Balancing
10 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
11 15 (42.86%) IPsec
12 14 (40.00%) Degree
12 14 (40.00%) IPv6
12 14 (40.00%) Public Cloud
12 14 (40.00%) Mentoring
13 13 (37.14%) MCSA
14 12 (34.29%) DHCP
14 12 (34.29%) HTTP
14 12 (34.29%) C#
14 12 (34.29%) C++
14 12 (34.29%) VBScript
14 12 (34.29%) VB
14 12 (34.29%) MCSE
14 12 (34.29%) XML
14 12 (34.29%) Software-Defined Networking
15 11 (31.43%) CSS
15 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
15 11 (31.43%) Computer Science

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 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) IaaS
3 2 (5.71%) PaaS
4 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (62.86%) TCP/IP
2 20 (57.14%) VPN
3 19 (54.29%) DNS
4 15 (42.86%) IPsec
5 14 (40.00%) IPv6
6 12 (34.29%) DHCP
6 12 (34.29%) HTTP
6 12 (34.29%) Software-Defined Networking
7 9 (25.71%) BGP
8 8 (22.86%) Firewall
9 6 (17.14%) SAN
10 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
10 5 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (8.57%) Bluetooth
11 3 (8.57%) Broadband
11 3 (8.57%) IPv4
11 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (8.57%) WiMAX
11 3 (8.57%) Wireless
12 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) French Language
2 2 (5.71%) German Language
2 2 (5.71%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (5.71%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.86%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Support Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Azure Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Escalation Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Escalation Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Support
6 2 (5.71%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) XML
3 11 (31.43%) CSS
4 4 (11.43%) ADO.NET
5 3 (8.57%) 802.1X
5 3 (8.57%) RSS
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
3 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 24 (68.57%) Windows Server
3 17 (48.57%) Linux
4 9 (25.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (25.71%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.71%) AIX
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Load Balancing
2 14 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 11 (31.43%) Software Testing
4 10 (28.57%) Presales
4 10 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 10 (28.57%) Workflow
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) Data Centre Operations
5 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.57%) CRM
6 3 (8.57%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (8.57%) Service Management
7 2 (5.71%) Coaching
7 2 (5.71%) Content Development
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (5.71%) Validation
8 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
2 12 (34.29%) C#
2 12 (34.29%) C++
2 12 (34.29%) VB
2 12 (34.29%) VBScript
3 10 (28.57%) C
4 6 (17.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (40.00%) Degree
3 13 (37.14%) MCSA
4 12 (34.29%) MCSE
5 8 (22.86%) MCSD
6 5 (14.29%) CCNA
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (14.29%) MCP
6 5 (14.29%) MCTS
6 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (8.57%) MCITP
8 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
8 2 (5.71%) MCAD
8 2 (5.71%) MCPD
8 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.71%) XenServer
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (28.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 6 (17.14%) SCOM
4 3 (8.57%) Perfmon
4 3 (8.57%) SCOrch
5 2 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (5.71%) SCCM
5 2 (5.71%) WSUS
6 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Red Hat
2 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
3 5 (14.29%) Dell
3 5 (14.29%) Hitachi
3 5 (14.29%) HP
3 5 (14.29%) IBM
3 5 (14.29%) Intel
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
5 2 (5.71%) EMC
6 1 (2.86%) NetScout