Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 November 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.

Microsoft Hyper-V
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 80 79
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -19
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 8 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.62% 1.01% 1.40%
As % of the System Software category 3.94% 9.20% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 15
Reading median daily rate £430 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.00% -23.08% -40.37%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £138
90th Percentile £563 £324 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £340 £338 £335
% change year-on-year +0.74% +0.75% -36.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Reading median hourly rate - £43.28 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +63.32% -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £43.28 £26.50
% change year-on-year - +63.32% -

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 Reading with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 203 163 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 15.79% 10.95% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 81 112
Reading median daily rate £400 £375 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +8.28%
10th Percentile £263 £158 £175
90th Percentile £550 £538 £488
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £401 £375
% change year-on-year +3.00% +6.80% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 59
Reading median hourly rate £14.75 £43.28 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.92% +100.84% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.88 £13.50
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.65 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -17.14% -18.79% +24.67%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Reading

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Reading

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hyper-V in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hyper-V in Reading

Hyper-V
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hyper-V in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) MCITP
5 2 (25.00%) PKI
5 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (25.00%) RHCE

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) BGP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) Junos
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) OpenVPN
3 1 (12.50%) Quagga
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Architect
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IP Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Server Building
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Physics
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C-shell
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) RHCE
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Openswan
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) WSO2
4 1 (12.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (12.50%) Arista
4 1 (12.50%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Vyatta