Period
to 22 November 2017

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 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 21 14
Rank change year-on-year -22 -7 +10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 7 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.61% 7.29% 8.94%
As % of the System Software category 16.28% 41.18% 56.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 16
Watford median daily rate £450 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.63% -24.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £425 £262 £413
90th Percentile £475 £340 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £310 £425
% change year-on-year +45.16% -27.06% +6.25%
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 43 51 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.86% 17.71% 15.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 23
Watford median daily rate £438 £283 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.87% -33.53% +47.83%
10th Percentile £159 £203 £225
90th Percentile £578 £400 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +30.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Watford median hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.77% -3.70% -12.90%
10th Percentile £13.33 £13.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £13.98 £13.00 £22.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £11.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +46.13% -30.30% +3.13%

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 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 Watford region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Data Security
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Data Security
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) 3PAR
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) VMware