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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Hyper-V
South East / Hampshire
Rank 99 102 91
Rank change year-on-year +3 -11  
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 16 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.86% 1.10% 1.42%
As % of the System Software category 5.80% 6.05% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 15
Median daily rate £275 £344 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -23.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £416 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £350 £417
% change year-on-year -12.85% -16.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £24.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year -21.64% +2.10%  

Hyper-V is in the system software skills category. The next 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.

Contract System Software Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 276 397 349
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 14.82% 18.19% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 261 165
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 35
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -28.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.90 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.47 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +6.45%  

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +9 3 £375 +7.14% 1
Basingstoke -2 3 - - 1
Winchester +7 2 £258 -6.36%
Fareham - 1 £275 - 4
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (83.33%) Windows
3 29 (80.56%) VMware
4 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
5 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (44.44%) Skype for Business
7 15 (41.67%) XenDesktop
7 15 (41.67%) PowerShell
7 15 (41.67%) Citrix
8 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (38.89%) XenServer
8 14 (38.89%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (36.11%) NetScaler
9 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (36.11%) TOGAF
10 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
10 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (22.22%) Open Source
11 8 (22.22%) Office 365
11 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (22.22%) Cisco
11 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
11 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
12 7 (19.44%) SQL
12 7 (19.44%) Windows 10
12 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
13 6 (16.67%) Migration
13 6 (16.67%) Linux
13 6 (16.67%) Change Management
14 5 (13.89%) Juniper

Hyper-V
Top Related 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 16 (44.44%) Skype for Business
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.33%) IIS
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (22.22%) Office 365
3 3 (8.33%) Mailgun
4 2 (5.56%) IaaS
4 2 (5.56%) SaaS
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) NetScaler
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) H.323
3 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.78%) ISDN
3 1 (2.78%) MGCP
3 1 (2.78%) PBX
3 1 (2.78%) Q.931
3 1 (2.78%) RTP
3 1 (2.78%) SCCP
3 1 (2.78%) Skype
3 1 (2.78%) VoIP
3 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Architect
2 10 (27.78%) Designer
2 10 (27.78%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Office 365 Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Office 365 Specialist
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Designer
6 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.33%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.78%) RFC 2833
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Replication
2 4 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (19.44%) Windows 10
6 6 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) TOGAF
2 8 (22.22%) Open Source
3 6 (16.67%) Change Management
3 6 (16.67%) Migration
4 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (5.56%) Server Building
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.78%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.78%) High Availability
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 5 (13.89%) VB
4 3 (8.33%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) MCSE
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.78%) CCNA
6 1 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (2.78%) MCITP
6 1 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (2.78%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) XenDesktop
2 14 (38.89%) VMware ESXi
2 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (38.89%) XenServer
3 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (13.89%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.78%) PowerCLI
4 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.78%) WMI
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (80.56%) VMware
3 15 (41.67%) Citrix
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco
5 5 (13.89%) Juniper
6 3 (8.33%) Dell
7 2 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) Oracle
8 1 (2.78%) Avaya
8 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.78%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.78%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) Sonus