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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 21 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.63% 10.88% -
As % of the System Software category 21.05% 47.06% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 0
Median daily rate £300 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £20.60 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+79.61% -6.36%
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
19 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 12.50% 23.13% 16.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 7
Median daily rate £230 £425 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.88% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £312 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+20.58% +9.67%

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 26 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 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (14.29%) SAML
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) TOGAF

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%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
1 1 (14.29%) SAML
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Presales
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
1 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Nintex