Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 80 129
Rank change year-on-year -15 +49 +18
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 91 89 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.39% 2.46% 0.95%
As % of the System Software category 12.17% 13.44% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 45 17
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79% +3.57%
10th Percentile £339 £128 £260
90th Percentile £500 £528 £429
South East median daily rate £393 £375 £346
% change year-on-year +4.67% +8.30% -1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.63 £14.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.61% -31.71% -
10th Percentile £18.11 £10.35 £18.00
90th Percentile £27.04 £17.25 £23.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £54.08
% change year-on-year +38.89% -66.71% +70.31%

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 748 662 616
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.65% 18.27% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 301 386
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.14% +1.81%
10th Percentile £257 £158 £255
90th Percentile £586 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 49 47
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% - -9.38%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.35 £10.50
90th Percentile £60.13 £43.19 £43.00
South East median hourly rate £15.83 £15.93 £15.25
% change year-on-year -0.63% +4.46% -10.29%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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 +10 24 £395 -4.24% 2
Havant +5 13 £400 -20.00%
Farnborough +2 13 £450 -5.26% 1
Fareham 0 9 £363 - 6
Basingstoke -12 6 £500 +39.47% 3
Southampton -16 4 £373 -24.75% 6
Portsmouth -18 4 £288 -42.50% 2
Eastleigh - 1 £400 - 3
Hyper-V
South East

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 75 (82.42%) Windows
2 67 (73.63%) Active Directory
2 67 (73.63%) VMware
3 58 (63.74%) Microsoft
4 57 (62.64%) Windows Server
5 53 (58.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 50 (54.95%) SCCM
6 50 (54.95%) Microsoft Azure
7 42 (46.15%) Citrix
8 38 (41.76%) PowerShell
9 36 (39.56%) DNS
10 35 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (35.16%) Office 365
11 32 (35.16%) DHCP
12 31 (34.07%) Microsoft App-V
12 31 (34.07%) XenDesktop
12 31 (34.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 29 (31.87%) Azure Active Directory
14 28 (30.77%) ITIL
14 28 (30.77%) Microsoft Intune
14 28 (30.77%) Windows 10
15 24 (26.37%) SAN
16 22 (24.18%) NetScaler
16 22 (24.18%) XenApp
17 20 (21.98%) vSphere
17 20 (21.98%) VMware ESXi
18 19 (20.88%) XenServer
18 19 (20.88%) Linux
19 18 (19.78%) Clustering
19 18 (19.78%) Migration

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 12 (13.19%) IIS
1 12 (13.19%) Skype for Business
2 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.49%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 50 (54.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (35.16%) Office 365
3 29 (31.87%) Azure Active Directory
4 12 (13.19%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (7.69%) Yammer
6 6 (6.59%) IaaS
6 6 (6.59%) PaaS
7 4 (4.40%) SaaS
8 3 (3.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (3.30%) Datadog
8 3 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 36 (39.56%) DNS
2 32 (35.16%) DHCP
3 24 (26.37%) SAN
4 22 (24.18%) NetScaler
5 18 (19.78%) Firewall
6 15 (16.48%) VLAN
7 13 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
7 13 (14.29%) iSCSI
8 10 (10.99%) Skype
9 7 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (7.69%) VPN
9 7 (7.69%) WAN
10 5 (5.49%) SMTP
11 3 (3.30%) LAN
11 3 (3.30%) SNMP
11 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
12 2 (2.20%) Network Security
12 2 (2.20%) Wireless
13 1 (1.10%) NAS
13 1 (1.10%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.10%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.30%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.20%) Selenium
2 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.10%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.20%) Back Office
3 1 (1.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (16.48%) Administrator
2 15 (16.48%) Windows Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Splunk Administrator
5 8 (8.79%) Architect
6 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (7.69%) Windows Specialist
7 6 (6.59%) Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 5 (5.49%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
9 4 (4.40%) Citrix Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Designer
9 4 (4.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Support Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Designer
10 3 (3.30%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.49%) Middleware
2 3 (3.30%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.10%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Clustering
2 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (17.58%) PKI
3 14 (15.38%) Fat Client
3 14 (15.38%) Thin Client
4 12 (13.19%) Management Information System
5 6 (6.59%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.59%) Public Cloud
5 6 (6.59%) Replication
6 4 (4.40%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.30%) Cloud Native
7 3 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (3.30%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.10%) CMDB
8 1 (1.10%) NHS
8 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.10%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (1.10%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 75 (82.42%) Windows
2 57 (62.64%) Windows Server
3 35 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (30.77%) Windows 10
5 19 (20.88%) Linux
6 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.30%) DC/OS
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.10%) AIX
10 1 (1.10%) CentOS
10 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.10%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 28 (30.77%) ITIL
3 18 (19.78%) Migration
4 15 (16.48%) Application Packaging
4 15 (16.48%) High Availability
5 12 (13.19%) Incident Management
5 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Management
5 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 12 (13.19%) Operations Management
5 12 (13.19%) Performance Management
5 12 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
5 12 (13.19%) SIEM
5 12 (13.19%) Visualisation
6 11 (12.09%) Application Performance Management
6 11 (12.09%) Performance Analysis
7 10 (10.99%) DevOps
8 9 (9.89%) Change Management
8 9 (9.89%) Server Management
9 8 (8.79%) Server Virtualisation
10 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 38 (41.76%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.79%) SQL
3 2 (2.20%) C#
4 1 (1.10%) C
4 1 (1.10%) Perl
4 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) Degree
2 17 (18.68%) Security Cleared
3 15 (16.48%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.69%) CCA
4 7 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (6.59%) CCENT
5 6 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.40%) CCNA
7 4 (4.40%) CCNP
7 4 (4.40%) MCSE
7 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.30%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (2.20%) CCDP
9 2 (2.20%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.20%) VCAP
10 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) GDPR
1 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (73.63%) Active Directory
2 53 (58.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (34.07%) Microsoft App-V
3 31 (34.07%) XenDesktop
4 22 (24.18%) XenApp
5 20 (21.98%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (21.98%) vSphere
6 19 (20.88%) XenServer
7 9 (9.89%) DFS Replication
8 6 (6.59%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (5.49%) Docker
10 3 (3.30%) VirtualBox
11 2 (2.20%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (2.20%) Xen
12 1 (1.10%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 50 (54.95%) SCCM
2 28 (30.77%) Microsoft Intune
3 18 (19.78%) SCOM
4 14 (15.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (3.30%) Ansible
5 3 (3.30%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (3.30%) Kubernetes
5 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.30%) Packer
5 3 (3.30%) Puppet
5 3 (3.30%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.30%) Terraform
5 3 (3.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.20%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.20%) PowerCLI
6 2 (2.20%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.20%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 67 (73.63%) VMware
2 58 (63.74%) Microsoft
3 42 (46.15%) Citrix
4 15 (16.48%) Splunk
5 13 (14.29%) Dell
6 12 (13.19%) Veeam
7 10 (10.99%) Cisco
8 9 (9.89%) HP
9 7 (7.69%) Juniper
9 7 (7.69%) McAfee
10 6 (6.59%) 3PAR
10 6 (6.59%) Oracle
11 3 (3.30%) Google
11 3 (3.30%) Ivanti
11 3 (3.30%) New Relic
12 1 (1.10%) IBM
12 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.10%) SAP
12 1 (1.10%) Symantec
12 1 (1.10%) Veritas