The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 17 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 15 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 9.49% - 8.86%
As % of the System Software category 44.12% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate
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£425 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £417
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 - £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
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Hertfordshire

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

System Software Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
34 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 21.52% 12.77% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 3
Average daily rate £425 £190 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+123.68% -55.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £153 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £285 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) HP
2 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (53.57%) Data Centre
5 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 13 (46.43%) VMware
6 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (39.29%) SCCM
7 11 (39.29%) SCOM
8 10 (35.71%) Citrix
9 9 (32.14%) Symantec
9 9 (32.14%) Terminal Services
9 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
9 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
9 9 (32.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 8 (28.57%) Project Management
10 8 (28.57%) Dell
11 6 (21.43%) Degree
11 6 (21.43%) EMC
11 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
11 6 (21.43%) DNS
11 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (21.43%) 3PAR
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (17.86%) Risk Analysis
12 5 (17.86%) Server Building

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.29%) WorkSite
3 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) DHCP
3 4 (14.29%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (14.29%) WAN
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (14.29%) MPLS
3 4 (14.29%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) NAS
4 2 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) Big Data
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Storage Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (3.57%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Data Centre
2 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (14.29%) EMC VNX
3 4 (14.29%) HP StoreVirtual
3 4 (14.29%) CLARiiON
3 4 (14.29%) Symmetrix
3 4 (14.29%) EMC Centera
3 4 (14.29%) PKI
3 4 (14.29%) Celerra
3 4 (14.29%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (7.14%) iPad
4 2 (7.14%) HP Storage
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) Network Design
2 5 (17.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (17.86%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (17.86%) Server Building
2 5 (17.86%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (14.29%) Change Control
3 4 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 4 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 4 (14.29%) Analytics
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 4 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 4 (14.29%) Process Management
3 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) C#
4 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (32.14%) Terminal Services
4 5 (17.86%) VMware ESX
5 4 (14.29%) XenServer
5 4 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (39.29%) SCCM
1 11 (39.29%) SCOM
2 9 (32.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (10.71%) SCOrch
3 3 (10.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) HP
2 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 10 (35.71%) Citrix
5 9 (32.14%) Symantec
6 8 (28.57%) Dell
7 6 (21.43%) EMC
7 6 (21.43%) 3PAR
8 4 (14.29%) ServiceNow
8 4 (14.29%) Brocade
8 4 (14.29%) NetApp
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco
9 2 (7.14%) SAP
9 2 (7.14%) Metastorm
9 2 (7.14%) Nintex
10 1 (3.57%) IBM