Period
to 21 August 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 21 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 25 25
Rank change year-on-year -15 0 -8
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.18% 6.00% 5.23%
As % of the System Software category 12.12% 38.18% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 7
Watford median daily rate £105 £450 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -76.67% +40.63% -24.71%
10th Percentile £103 £310 £262
90th Percentile £108 £475 £340
Hertfordshire median daily rate £160 £450 £300
% change year-on-year -64.44% +50.00% -29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 55 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.71% 15.71% 16.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 25
Watford median daily rate £338 £438 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.86% +78.57% -42.35%
10th Percentile £105 £130 £169
90th Percentile £730 £575 £340
Hertfordshire median daily rate £325 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -27.78% +20.00% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Watford median hourly rate £16.00 - £13.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £13.25
% change year-on-year -4.79% +26.83% -19.70%

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 21 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 Watford region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) PaaS
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (75.00%) IaaS
2 3 (75.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) PaaS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix