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 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 110 105 130
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 33 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 0.99% 0.57%
As % of the System Software category 8.21% 10.24% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 10
Median daily rate £350 £415 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +84.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £236 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £347 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.03% +15.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.59 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+9.26% -10.46%
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
402 293 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 13.51% 9.68% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 147 179
Median daily rate £370 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 40
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.19 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.68% +44.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £12.55 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.80 £27.35 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +6.82%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 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
Bristol +2 11 £325 +8.33% 14
Gloucestershire +2 7 £493 +9.44% 9
Wiltshire -5 5 £550 +57.14% 4
Somerset +9 2 £250 -52.38% 1
Cornwall +8 1 £215 -4.44%
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 57 (85.07%) Windows
2 40 (59.70%) Windows Server
3 37 (55.22%) VMware
4 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
4 32 (47.76%) Active Directory
5 27 (40.30%) Security Cleared
6 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (37.31%) DNS
8 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (31.34%) SAN
10 20 (29.85%) SCCM
10 20 (29.85%) Windows 7
10 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
11 18 (26.87%) SQL
11 18 (26.87%) Migration
12 16 (23.88%) DHCP
12 16 (23.88%) PowerShell
13 15 (22.39%) Windows 10
13 15 (22.39%) SharePoint
13 15 (22.39%) Citrix
14 14 (20.90%) ITIL
15 13 (19.40%) Cisco
16 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
16 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
16 12 (17.91%) Linux
16 12 (17.91%) DV Cleared
17 11 (16.42%) SC Cleared
17 11 (16.42%) SCOM
17 11 (16.42%) Private Cloud
18 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification

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 15 (22.39%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.94%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.49%) Eucalyptus
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Office
2 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Office 365
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.31%) DNS
2 21 (31.34%) SAN
3 16 (23.88%) DHCP
4 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.45%) LAN
5 7 (10.45%) WAN
6 6 (8.96%) VPN
7 3 (4.48%) Firewall
8 2 (2.99%) Network Security
8 2 (2.99%) VLAN
9 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.49%) NAS
9 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Military
3 1 (1.49%) Local Government
3 1 (1.49%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) Architect
2 10 (14.93%) Server Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
3 8 (11.94%) VMware Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Capacity Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Availability Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Capacity and Availability Manager
7 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Build Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.48%) Storage Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) Web Services
2 7 (10.45%) REST
2 7 (10.45%) WSDL
2 7 (10.45%) XML
2 7 (10.45%) XSD
3 1 (1.49%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) Data Centre
2 11 (16.42%) Private Cloud
3 9 (13.43%) Clustering
4 8 (11.94%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.97%) Fat Client
5 4 (5.97%) HP Storage
5 4 (5.97%) NHS
5 4 (5.97%) Thin Client
6 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.99%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (85.07%) Windows
2 40 (59.70%) Windows Server
3 24 (35.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (29.85%) Windows 7
5 15 (22.39%) Windows 10
6 12 (17.91%) Linux
7 10 (14.93%) Windows 8
7 10 (14.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (13.43%) Unix
9 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) Migration
2 14 (20.90%) ITIL
3 10 (14.93%) Capacity Management
4 8 (11.94%) ITSM
4 8 (11.94%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (11.94%) Security Hardening
4 8 (11.94%) SOA
4 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.45%) MODAF
5 7 (10.45%) TOGAF
5 7 (10.45%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (8.96%) Server Building
6 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.99%) High Availability
7 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.99%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.99%) Service Management
7 2 (2.99%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.99%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) SQL
2 16 (23.88%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.46%) VBScript
4 2 (2.99%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (40.30%) Security Cleared
2 12 (17.91%) DV Cleared
3 11 (16.42%) SC Cleared
4 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (11.94%) MCSE
6 7 (10.45%) MCSA
6 7 (10.45%) MCSD
7 4 (5.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (4.48%) ISEB
9 2 (2.99%) BC Cleared
9 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.49%) CCNA
10 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.49%) Degree
10 1 (1.49%) HND
10 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.49%) MCITP
10 1 (1.49%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) HL7
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
3 1 (1.49%) COBIT
3 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (47.76%) Active Directory
2 26 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.43%) vSphere
4 8 (11.94%) Xen
5 7 (10.45%) Docker
6 5 (7.46%) VMware ESX
6 5 (7.46%) XenApp
6 5 (7.46%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (29.85%) SCCM
2 11 (16.42%) SCOM
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 37 (55.22%) VMware
2 32 (47.76%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.39%) Citrix
4 13 (19.40%) Cisco
5 9 (13.43%) Dell
6 7 (10.45%) Intel Security
6 7 (10.45%) Sun
7 5 (7.46%) HP
7 5 (7.46%) NetApp
7 5 (7.46%) Oracle
8 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.97%) Wyse
9 2 (2.99%) Dell Compellent
9 2 (2.99%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.49%) AppSense
10 1 (1.49%) Meraki
10 1 (1.49%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.49%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.49%) Veeam
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