Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 14 August 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 126 136
Rank change year-on-year +55 +10 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 107 38 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.86% 1.06% 1.17%
As % of the System Software category 14.48% 6.92% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 32 15
Hampshire median daily rate £460 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +14.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £339 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £425 £426
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% - -
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £36.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year -38.06% +107.57% -41.67%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 739 549 690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.74% 15.29% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 346 436
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% +0.67%
10th Percentile £268 £200 £254
90th Percentile £570 £500 £514
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 45 67
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.29% -35.63% +40.32%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.40 £12.50
90th Percentile £46.30 £43.00 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -14.29%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Hampshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Hampshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Hampshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Hampshire

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Hampshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Winchester +2 19 £413 +10.00% 1
Basingstoke - 15 £450 - 1
Havant - 12 £488 -
Southampton -17 6 £520 +34.19% 2
Portsmouth - 6 £500 - 2
Fareham +7 4 - - 4
Petersfield - 2 £263 -
Farnborough -20 1 £475 +126.19%
Fleet - 1 £400 -
Eastleigh - 1 £400 -
Hyper-V
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 86 (80.37%) Windows
1 86 (80.37%) VMware
2 71 (66.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 70 (65.42%) Windows Server
4 66 (61.68%) Microsoft
5 62 (57.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 56 (52.34%) Citrix
7 49 (45.79%) Active Directory
8 46 (42.99%) PowerShell
9 44 (41.12%) SQL
9 44 (41.12%) Microsoft App-V
9 44 (41.12%) SCCM
10 39 (36.45%) XenApp
11 38 (35.51%) XenDesktop
11 38 (35.51%) Oracle
12 33 (30.84%) Windows 10
13 31 (28.97%) Office 365
13 31 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 31 (28.97%) SAN
14 30 (28.04%) Firewall
15 29 (27.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 28 (26.17%) Network Design
16 28 (26.17%) NetScaler
16 28 (26.17%) Analytical Skills
17 27 (25.23%) Migration
17 27 (25.23%) Middleware
18 25 (23.36%) AIX
19 24 (22.43%) Azure Active Directory
20 23 (21.50%) Microsoft Intune
20 23 (21.50%) XenServer

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 18 (16.82%) Skype for Business
2 10 (9.35%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.48%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.93%) IIS
6 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (57.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (28.97%) Office 365
3 24 (22.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 23 (21.50%) SaaS
5 20 (18.69%) IaaS
6 19 (17.76%) PaaS
7 10 (9.35%) Yammer
8 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (3.74%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.93%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 31 (28.97%) SAN
2 30 (28.04%) Firewall
3 28 (26.17%) NetScaler
4 18 (16.82%) DNS
5 14 (13.08%) DHCP
5 14 (13.08%) Skype
5 14 (13.08%) VLAN
6 10 (9.35%) Fibre Channel
6 10 (9.35%) iSCSI
7 6 (5.61%) VPN
8 4 (3.74%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (3.74%) LAN
8 4 (3.74%) WAN
9 3 (2.80%) VoIP
10 2 (1.87%) BGP
10 2 (1.87%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.87%) IPsec
10 2 (1.87%) Network Security
10 2 (1.87%) OSPF
10 2 (1.87%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) MySQL
3 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.74%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.74%) Power BI
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.80%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (2.80%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.93%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.93%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.80%) JMeter
1 3 (2.80%) LoadRunner
1 3 (2.80%) Subversion
2 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.87%) JIRA
2 2 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.87%) SilkTest
3 1 (0.93%) Selenium
3 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (42.06%) Architect
2 35 (32.71%) Infrastructure Architect
3 27 (25.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (8.41%) Analyst
5 7 (6.54%) Azure Architect
5 7 (6.54%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (6.54%) Designer
5 7 (6.54%) Solutions Designer
6 6 (5.61%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Consultant
7 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.67%) Support Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Integration Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) IT Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.23%) Middleware
2 4 (3.74%) JSON
2 4 (3.74%) REST
3 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.17%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (15.89%) Clustering
3 11 (10.28%) PKI
4 10 (9.35%) Fat Client
4 10 (9.35%) Thin Client
5 6 (5.61%) CMDB
5 6 (5.61%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.67%) Cloud Native
6 5 (4.67%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.93%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 86 (80.37%) Windows
2 70 (65.42%) Windows Server
3 33 (30.84%) Windows 10
4 31 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (23.36%) AIX
6 17 (15.89%) Linux
6 17 (15.89%) Unix
6 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (14.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (14.02%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.74%) Windows NT
10 3 (2.80%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.93%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (27.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 28 (26.17%) Network Design
3 27 (25.23%) Migration
4 19 (17.76%) ITIL
5 14 (13.08%) Application Packaging
5 14 (13.08%) High Availability
6 12 (11.21%) TOGAF
7 11 (10.28%) Operations Management
7 11 (10.28%) Storage Virtualisation
8 10 (9.35%) Change Management
9 9 (8.41%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (7.48%) DevOps
11 7 (6.54%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.67%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (4.67%) Test Automation
13 4 (3.74%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (3.74%) Disk Encryption
13 4 (3.74%) Open Source
13 4 (3.74%) Problem Management
13 4 (3.74%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (42.99%) PowerShell
2 44 (41.12%) SQL
3 7 (6.54%) VB
3 7 (6.54%) VBScript
4 4 (3.74%) C#
5 3 (2.80%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.80%) C
5 3 (2.80%) Python
6 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.21%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.35%) CCA
3 10 (9.35%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (4.67%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) MCSE
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) GCP
1 1 (0.93%) GDPR
1 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 71 (66.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (45.79%) Active Directory
3 44 (41.12%) Microsoft App-V
4 39 (36.45%) XenApp
5 38 (35.51%) XenDesktop
6 23 (21.50%) XenServer
7 20 (18.69%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (13.08%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (11.21%) DFS Replication
10 8 (7.48%) vSphere
11 7 (6.54%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (3.74%) BitLocker
12 4 (3.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (3.74%) VirtualBox
13 2 (1.87%) Docker
13 2 (1.87%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (1.87%) Xen
14 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 44 (41.12%) SCCM
2 23 (21.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 14 (13.08%) Data Guard
4 11 (10.28%) SCOM
5 10 (9.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (5.61%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (3.74%) Backup Exec
7 4 (3.74%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (2.80%) Perfmon
8 3 (2.80%) SCVMM
8 3 (2.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.87%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.87%) Puppet
9 2 (1.87%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.93%) Ansible
10 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 86 (80.37%) VMware
2 66 (61.68%) Microsoft
3 56 (52.34%) Citrix
4 38 (35.51%) Oracle
5 20 (18.69%) HP
6 18 (16.82%) IBM
7 16 (14.95%) Red Hat
8 14 (13.08%) 3PAR
9 10 (9.35%) Cisco
9 10 (9.35%) Dell
10 8 (7.48%) McAfee
11 6 (5.61%) ServiceNow
12 5 (4.67%) Snow
13 4 (3.74%) Acronis
13 4 (3.74%) ESET
13 4 (3.74%) Google
13 4 (3.74%) Kaspersky
13 4 (3.74%) SolarWinds
13 4 (3.74%) Sophos
13 4 (3.74%) Veeam