Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Hyper-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hyper-V over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Hyper-V
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 140 132
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 -11
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 35 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.85% 0.71% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 7.56% 5.44% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 15
Berkshire median daily rate £350 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +6.87%
10th Percentile £272 £142 £213
90th Percentile £435 £540 £540
South East median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14% -2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Berkshire median hourly rate £43.00 - £43.28
10th Percentile £41.50 - £34.57
90th Percentile £44.50 - £55.65
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £18.00 £43.28
% change year-on-year +27.78% -58.41% +179.23%

Hyper-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 463 533 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.25% 13.12% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 282 261
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £407 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +1.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £173 £221 £195
90th Percentile £575 £575 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +6.92% +6.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 43 44
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £17.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -15.01% -20.84%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.47 £12.25
90th Percentile £22.85 £38.80 £47.63
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -14.29%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Hyper-V as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Berkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Berkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Berkshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Berkshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Berkshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -7 13 £350 -26.35% 6
Bracknell - 5 £339 - 2
Newbury -7 3 £350 +133.33% 1
Maidenhead -1 1 £175 -65.85% 2
Slough -9 1 - - 2
Hyper-V
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
3 19 (54.29%) Office 365
4 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
5 10 (28.57%) VMware
5 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
6 9 (25.71%) SQL
7 8 (22.86%) Citrix
7 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (20.00%) SCCM
8 7 (20.00%) Network Security
8 7 (20.00%) DV Cleared
8 7 (20.00%) Cisco
8 7 (20.00%) Migration
8 7 (20.00%) Firewall
9 6 (17.14%) EMC
9 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
9 6 (17.14%) IIS
9 6 (17.14%) ITIL
9 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
9 6 (17.14%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (17.14%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
10 4 (11.43%) SAN

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (17.14%) IIS
3 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (54.29%) Office 365
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.86%) Datadog
3 1 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) Firewall
1 7 (20.00%) Network Security
2 4 (11.43%) SAN
3 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
1 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Office 365 Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) IT Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Messaging Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Office 365 Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Office 365 Specialist
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Support Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) JSP
1 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.71%) Unix
6 1 (2.86%) CentOS
6 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Migration
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (17.14%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (5.71%) Change Control
4 2 (5.71%) Change Management
4 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Network Virtualisation
4 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (2.86%) IT Strategy
5 1 (2.86%) ITSM
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.86%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) CCA
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) COBIT
1 2 (5.71%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.86%) GDPR
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (2.86%) VirtualBox
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) SCCM
2 6 (17.14%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Ansible
4 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.86%) Packer
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco
5 6 (17.14%) EMC
6 3 (8.57%) Dell
6 3 (8.57%) EqualLogic
7 2 (5.71%) Canon
8 1 (2.86%) CommVault
8 1 (2.86%) Google
8 1 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (2.86%) MKS
8 1 (2.86%) New Relic
8 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.86%) Splunk
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec