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 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 20 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.67% 3.16% 13.33%
As % of the System Software category 11.11% 60.00% 56.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £413 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £325 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +34.61%

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
18 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 15.00% 5.26% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Median daily rate £525 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £325 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £413 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.93 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +3.12%

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 27 February 2017, 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) Product Management
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) VMS
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL

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 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (28.57%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Network Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Server Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Wintel Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 1 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto