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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 28 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.11% 1.16% -
As % of the System Software category 15.00% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%
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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
20 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 14.08% 5.81% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 2
Average daily rate £213 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Average hourly rate £14.75 £10.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.47% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £10.50 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.33 £12.10 £17.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.45%

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (66.67%) SCSM
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) MOM
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
1 2 (66.67%) SCVMM
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (66.67%) SCOrch
1 2 (66.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (66.67%) SCSM
2 1 (33.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP