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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 54 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 15 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.60% 1.02% 0.53%
As % of the System Software category 12.93% 7.14% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £316 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% -29.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.60 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.36% -12.00%
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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
116 126 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.41% 14.25% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 63 39
Average daily rate £417 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £258 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.07 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.24% -37.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £19.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -11.11%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
3 18 (62.07%) VMware
3 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (58.62%) SCOM
5 16 (55.17%) SCCM
6 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (48.28%) DNS
8 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
9 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
9 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
10 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
10 11 (37.93%) DV Cleared
11 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (27.59%) DHCP
13 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
14 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
14 6 (20.69%) Network Security
14 6 (20.69%) Performance Monitoring
15 5 (17.24%) Office 365
16 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
16 4 (13.79%) Lync
16 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
16 4 (13.79%) Application Packaging
16 4 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 4 (13.79%) Citrix
16 4 (13.79%) WAN
16 4 (13.79%) MS Excel

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Lync
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) DNS
2 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
3 8 (27.59%) DHCP
4 6 (20.69%) Network Security
5 4 (13.79%) WAN
6 3 (10.34%) Skype
6 3 (10.34%) Firewall
7 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 2 (6.90%) Internet
7 2 (6.90%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MSI
1 2 (6.90%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (3.45%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Support Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Architect
2 3 (10.34%) Senior Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
3 2 (6.90%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
3 2 (6.90%) Applications Packager
4 1 (3.45%) Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Support Technician
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Architect
4 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) Administrator
4 1 (3.45%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Technician
4 1 (3.45%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Application Packaging
2 2 (6.90%) WSH
2 2 (6.90%) Middleware
3 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
3 1 (3.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Replication
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Wiki
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (10.34%) Workflow
3 1 (3.45%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Network Design
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (3.45%) Server Building
3 1 (3.45%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) VB
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Security Cleared
2 11 (37.93%) DV Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) Degree
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (37.93%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.90%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) SCOM
2 16 (55.17%) SCCM
3 4 (13.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (6.90%) SCDPM
5 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (62.07%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) Juniper
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec
6 1 (3.45%) Borland
6 1 (3.45%) AppSense
6 1 (3.45%) Meridio
6 1 (3.45%) Intel
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