The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 186 170 177
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 79 106 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.92% 1.08% 0.88%
As % of the System Software category 7.56% 8.66% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 61 51
Median daily rate £375 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £495 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Median hourly rate £30.14 £15.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.45% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.10 £20.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £15.90 £22.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £20.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+85.67% -8.44%
Hyper-V
England

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

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1045 1224 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.15% 12.49% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 673 568
Median daily rate £388 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £220 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 143 138
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £47.83 £36.25
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Oxfordshire +6 24 £400 +20.75% 8
Surrey +1 17 £370 -1.33% 12
Berkshire -9 14 £500 +52.67% 14
Hampshire +7 11 £313 -19.35% 10
West Sussex +1 5 £308 -23.12% 2
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £288 -29.87% 2
Kent +5 1 - - 2
Sussex - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £285 -
East Sussex - 1 £375 - 2
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 160 (80.81%) Windows
2 142 (71.72%) Microsoft
3 121 (61.11%) VMware
4 97 (48.99%) Active Directory
5 92 (46.46%) Windows Server
6 90 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 81 (40.91%) Linux
8 67 (33.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 54 (27.27%) PowerShell
10 53 (26.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 52 (26.26%) DNS
12 50 (25.25%) Microsoft Azure
13 48 (24.24%) ITIL
14 47 (23.74%) SCCM
15 45 (22.73%) DHCP
16 41 (20.71%) Microsoft Certification
17 40 (20.20%) Security Cleared
18 39 (19.70%) MS Excel
19 35 (17.68%) SQL
20 33 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
21 30 (15.15%) SQL Server
21 30 (15.15%) SCOM
22 28 (14.14%) Load Balancing
22 28 (14.14%) Windows 7
22 28 (14.14%) VBScript
22 28 (14.14%) TCP/IP
22 28 (14.14%) Citrix
22 28 (14.14%) Cisco
22 28 (14.14%) Red Hat
23 27 (13.64%) HP

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 22 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.55%) Skype for Business
5 7 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.02%) IIS
7 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.01%) Apache
8 2 (1.01%) JBoss
8 2 (1.01%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (19.70%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 50 (25.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (12.63%) Office 365
3 17 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.04%) IaaS
5 7 (3.54%) PaaS
6 4 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.01%) Google App Engine
8 2 (1.01%) SaaS
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.51%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.51%) GitHub
9 1 (0.51%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.51%) Heroku
9 1 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 52 (26.26%) DNS
2 45 (22.73%) DHCP
3 28 (14.14%) TCP/IP
4 27 (13.64%) VPN
5 26 (13.13%) SAN
6 23 (11.62%) Firewall
7 21 (10.61%) HTTP
7 21 (10.61%) IPsec
7 21 (10.61%) Software-Defined Networking
8 20 (10.10%) IPv6
9 14 (7.07%) WAN
10 13 (6.57%) BGP
11 11 (5.56%) LAN
12 9 (4.55%) iSCSI
13 8 (4.04%) Kerberos
13 8 (4.04%) LDAP
14 7 (3.54%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (3.03%) Unified Communications
15 6 (3.03%) VoIP
16 5 (2.53%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.54%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.53%) MySQL
3 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.02%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.52%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.01%) SSDT
7 1 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.51%) DB2
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (3.54%) Git (software)
1 7 (3.54%) Jenkins
1 7 (3.54%) TeamCity
2 6 (3.03%) StarTeam
3 5 (2.53%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.02%) MSBuild
4 4 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.52%) Subversion
5 3 (1.52%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.01%) CMake
6 2 (1.01%) Gradle
6 2 (1.01%) NuGet
6 2 (1.01%) NUnit
6 2 (1.01%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.01%) TestComplete
6 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.01%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.51%) MSI
General
1 15 (7.58%) Marketing
2 12 (6.06%) Finance
3 6 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.52%) Banking
4 3 (1.52%) French Language
4 3 (1.52%) German Language
4 3 (1.52%) Multimedia
4 3 (1.52%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (1.52%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.01%) Legal
5 2 (1.01%) Publishing
6 1 (0.51%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Back Office
6 1 (0.51%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (20.20%) Support Engineer
2 30 (15.15%) Architect
3 21 (10.61%) Consultant
4 20 (10.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (8.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 17 (8.59%) Administrator
5 17 (8.59%) Azure Engineer
6 15 (7.58%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
7 11 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (5.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.05%) Integration Engineer
9 9 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 9 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (4.55%) Escalation Engineer
9 9 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Engineer
9 9 (4.55%) Network Engineer
9 9 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.11%) .NET
2 21 (10.61%) CSS
3 15 (7.58%) XML
4 5 (2.53%) ADO.NET
5 3 (1.52%) Middleware
6 2 (1.01%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.01%) HTML
6 2 (1.01%) Node.js
6 2 (1.01%) Web Services
7 1 (0.51%) AppFabric
7 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.51%) JSON
7 1 (0.51%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.63%) Public Cloud
2 22 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 20 (10.10%) Computer Science
4 15 (7.58%) Clustering
5 10 (5.05%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.03%) BYOD
6 6 (3.03%) PKI
6 6 (3.03%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.02%) Mainframe
7 4 (2.02%) Replication
8 2 (1.01%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.01%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.01%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.01%) VCE vBlock
8 2 (1.01%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.51%) CCTV
9 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.51%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.51%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 160 (80.81%) Windows
2 92 (46.46%) Windows Server
3 81 (40.91%) Linux
4 67 (33.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (26.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (14.14%) Windows 7
8 23 (11.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (9.60%) Ubuntu
10 12 (6.06%) Windows 10
11 10 (5.05%) Unix
12 9 (4.55%) Windows 8
13 7 (3.54%) Mac OS X
14 6 (3.03%) CentOS
15 4 (2.02%) Apple iOS
15 4 (2.02%) Solaris
15 4 (2.02%) Windows XP
16 3 (1.52%) AIX
16 3 (1.52%) VMS
17 2 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.24%) ITIL
2 28 (14.14%) Load Balancing
3 25 (12.63%) Migration
4 21 (10.61%) Open Source
4 21 (10.61%) Workflow
5 20 (10.10%) Mentoring
5 20 (10.10%) Presales
6 16 (8.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (8.08%) Service Management
7 15 (7.58%) Process Improvement
8 12 (6.06%) Problem Management
8 12 (6.06%) Risk Management
8 12 (6.06%) Software Testing
9 11 (5.56%) High Availability
9 11 (5.56%) Patch Management
10 10 (5.05%) Configuration Management
10 10 (5.05%) Project Management
11 9 (4.55%) Change Management
11 9 (4.55%) ITIL V3
12 7 (3.54%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 54 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 35 (17.68%) SQL
3 28 (14.14%) VBScript
4 24 (12.12%) VB
5 18 (9.09%) C#
6 15 (7.58%) C++
7 14 (7.07%) C
8 8 (4.04%) Python
9 6 (3.03%) Java
9 6 (3.03%) Perl
9 6 (3.03%) Ruby
10 4 (2.02%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.02%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.01%) C++/CLI
11 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.51%) PHP
12 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (20.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (20.20%) Security Cleared
3 24 (12.12%) MCSA
3 24 (12.12%) MCSE
4 23 (11.62%) Degree
5 21 (10.61%) DV Cleared
6 18 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 15 (7.58%) MCSD
8 10 (5.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (3.54%) CCNA
10 7 (3.54%) MCP
11 4 (2.02%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (1.52%) MCAD
12 3 (1.52%) MCPD
12 3 (1.52%) MCTS
13 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.01%) MCITP
13 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
13 2 (1.01%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.04%) SLA
2 6 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.52%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 97 (48.99%) Active Directory
2 90 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (11.62%) VMware ESX
3 23 (11.62%) vSphere
4 16 (8.08%) XenDesktop
5 13 (6.57%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (6.57%) XenApp
6 11 (5.56%) XenServer
7 10 (5.05%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (3.03%) NFS
9 6 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (2.02%) Terminal Server
11 3 (1.52%) Docker
11 3 (1.52%) VirtualBox
12 2 (1.01%) vCloud
12 2 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 47 (23.74%) SCCM
2 30 (15.15%) SCOM
3 19 (9.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 11 (5.56%) SCVMM
5 8 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (3.54%) Ansible
6 7 (3.54%) Puppet
7 6 (3.03%) OVSD
8 5 (2.53%) Failover Clustering
8 5 (2.53%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.53%) SCSM
9 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (2.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (2.02%) Simpana
10 3 (1.52%) Perfmon
10 3 (1.52%) SCOrch
10 3 (1.52%) WSUS
11 2 (1.01%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 142 (71.72%) Microsoft
2 121 (61.11%) VMware
3 28 (14.14%) Cisco
3 28 (14.14%) Citrix
3 28 (14.14%) Red Hat
4 27 (13.64%) HP
5 25 (12.63%) Oracle
6 15 (7.58%) Dell
7 11 (5.56%) NetApp
8 9 (4.55%) Juniper
9 7 (3.54%) CommVault
9 7 (3.54%) EMC
10 6 (3.03%) Borland
10 6 (3.03%) Dell Compellent
10 6 (3.03%) IBM
11 5 (2.53%) Hitachi
11 5 (2.53%) Intel
12 4 (2.02%) Google
12 4 (2.02%) Perforce
13 3 (1.52%) Veeam
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