The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 110 114 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 30 37 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 1.16% 1.47%
As % of the System Software category 7.94% 10.88% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 31
Median daily rate £330 £288 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.78% -31.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £353 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £10.50 £22.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% -53.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £10.50 £21.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £10.50 £45.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +38.46%
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
378 340 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.95% 10.65% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 188 183
Median daily rate £330 £336 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% -7.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £162 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £348
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 39 59
Median hourly rate £14.00 £31.75 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.90% +38.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £117.00 £43.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.93
% change year-on-year
- -5.46%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Gloucestershire 0 11 £155 -46.08% 6
Wiltshire -4 9 £550 +69.23% 1
Bristol +8 7 £330 +1.53% 6
Somerset +23 1 - - 3
Devon +6 1 - - 1
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 West region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 41 (77.36%) Windows
2 31 (58.49%) VMware
3 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
4 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (47.17%) Windows Server
5 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
6 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared
7 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (37.74%) SC Cleared
9 10 (18.87%) Citrix
9 10 (18.87%) Docker
9 10 (18.87%) Skype for Business
9 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
9 10 (18.87%) Windows 10
10 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
10 9 (16.98%) DNS
10 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
10 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
10 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (15.09%) SQL
11 8 (15.09%) Linux
11 8 (15.09%) Client/Server
11 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
11 8 (15.09%) SAN
11 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (15.09%) DevOps
12 7 (13.21%) Server Virtualisation
12 7 (13.21%) XenApp
12 7 (13.21%) Windows 7

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 10 (18.87%) Skype for Business
2 8 (15.09%) MS Exchange
3 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
4 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (9.43%) Confluence
6 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.32%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (11.32%) IaaS
2 6 (11.32%) Office 365
3 5 (9.43%) PaaS
4 2 (3.77%) SaaS
5 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.89%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) DNS
1 9 (16.98%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.09%) SAN
3 7 (13.21%) Firewall
3 7 (13.21%) LAN
4 6 (11.32%) Skype
5 5 (9.43%) DHCP
5 5 (9.43%) NetScaler
5 5 (9.43%) WAN
6 2 (3.77%) Internet
6 2 (3.77%) NAS
6 2 (3.77%) VLAN
6 2 (3.77%) VPN
7 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.89%) GIS
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.89%) Local Government
4 1 (1.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Support Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) IT Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) IT Support
4 7 (13.21%) Consultant
4 7 (13.21%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Architect
7 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (7.55%) Azure Consultant
7 4 (7.55%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.66%) PowerShell Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Support Technician
8 3 (5.66%) VMware Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Data Centre
2 8 (15.09%) Client/Server
3 6 (11.32%) Clustering
4 5 (9.43%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.77%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.77%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) CESG
6 1 (1.89%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (77.36%) Windows
2 26 (49.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (47.17%) Windows Server
4 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (18.87%) Windows 10
6 8 (15.09%) Linux
7 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
8 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (9.43%) Windows 8
8 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.77%) Debian
9 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.89%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.09%) DevOps
3 7 (13.21%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (11.32%) Migration
5 4 (7.55%) Open Source
5 4 (7.55%) Scrum
6 2 (3.77%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.77%) ITIL
6 2 (3.77%) Service Management
6 2 (3.77%) Time Management
6 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.89%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.89%) Project Management
7 1 (1.89%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.89%) Requirements Management
7 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.89%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.89%) Validation
7 1 (1.89%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
2 8 (15.09%) SQL
3 6 (11.32%) Python
4 2 (3.77%) C
5 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.89%) VB
5 1 (1.89%) VBA
5 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Security Cleared
2 20 (37.74%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.32%) MCSE
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.55%) CCA
4 4 (7.55%) CCNA
4 4 (7.55%) CCNP
4 4 (7.55%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (7.55%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (5.66%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.66%) MCSA
6 2 (3.77%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.77%) MCP
7 1 (1.89%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (1.89%) ISEB
7 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.89%) MCITP
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
2 20 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (18.87%) Docker
4 7 (13.21%) XenApp
5 6 (11.32%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.55%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.77%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.77%) vSphere
8 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Ansible
1 6 (11.32%) Failover Clustering
1 6 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.32%) Packer
1 6 (11.32%) Puppet
1 6 (11.32%) Terraform
2 4 (7.55%) SCCM
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (5.66%) PowerCLI
3 3 (5.66%) SCDPM
4 2 (3.77%) SCOM
5 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (58.49%) VMware
2 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.87%) Citrix
4 5 (9.43%) Cisco
4 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle
5 4 (7.55%) Sun
6 3 (5.66%) Dell
7 2 (3.77%) Apple
7 2 (3.77%) Dell KACE
8 1 (1.89%) Avaya
8 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.89%) EMC
8 1 (1.89%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.89%) Google
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) IBM
8 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.89%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.89%) Wyse
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