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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 18 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 1 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.75% 10.13% -
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 47.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £210 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.58% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+52.38% -4.54%
Hyper-V
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
14 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 10.45% 21.52% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 4
Median daily rate £210 £425 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.58% +123.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £306 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £460 £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Watford region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (40.00%) Presales
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Back Office
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) SLA

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Presales Solution Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Presales
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec