Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 22 February 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 23 26
Rank change year-on-year -22 +3 -18
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.62% 4.04% 2.97%
As % of the System Software category 18.18% 24.32% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Watford median daily rate £450 - £413
10th Percentile £425 - £331
90th Percentile £475 - £430
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £255 £413
% change year-on-year +76.47% -38.18% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £155.00

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 Watford with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 33 37 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.92% 16.59% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 9
Watford median daily rate £450 £469 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +17.19% +3.23%
10th Percentile £163 £130 £146
90th Percentile £579 £586 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Watford median hourly rate £13.75 - £14.00
10th Percentile £13.33 - £13.50
90th Percentile £13.98 - £23.90
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £23.14 £11.25 £14.25
% change year-on-year +105.67% -21.05% -33.72%

Hyper-V
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Hyper-V in Watford

Hyper-V
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Hyper-V in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Watford region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (83.33%) Scenario Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Law
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SQL

Hyper-V
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Law
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Scenario Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft