The first table below looks at the demand for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 44 42 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 23 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.19% 2.50% 0.76%
As % of the System Software category 25.00% 14.56% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 6
Average daily rate £233 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £302 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £374 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £305 £324
% change year-on-year
-9.83% -5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +10.00%
System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
92 103 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.76% 17.17% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 40
Average daily rate £338 £330 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 16
Average hourly rate £21.25 £17.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -51.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £11.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.25 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 18 £233 - 1
Cambridge +2 3 £275 +2.80% 4
Huntingdon +4 1 - - 3
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V.

1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) HP
3 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
4 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (67.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (64.71%) MS Exchange
7 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
7 20 (58.82%) Cisco
7 20 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (55.88%) Windows 7
9 18 (52.94%) ITIL
9 18 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (50.00%) Firewall
11 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
12 15 (44.12%) Migration
13 14 (41.18%) Wireless
14 11 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (29.41%) WAN
16 9 (26.47%) LAN
17 7 (20.59%) DHCP
17 7 (20.59%) DNS
17 7 (20.59%) Dell
17 7 (20.59%) IBM
17 7 (20.59%) SAN
17 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
18 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
18 6 (17.65%) VMware
19 5 (14.71%) Citrix
19 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
19 5 (14.71%) SharePoint

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Hyper-V. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (64.71%) MS Exchange
2 18 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.82%) IIS
6 2 (5.88%) Lync
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
1 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) Firewall
2 14 (41.18%) Wireless
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (29.41%) WAN
5 9 (26.47%) LAN
6 7 (20.59%) DHCP
6 7 (20.59%) DNS
6 7 (20.59%) SAN
7 3 (8.82%) VoIP
7 3 (8.82%) NAS
8 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
8 2 (5.88%) Intranet
8 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server
1 20 (58.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) LabVIEW
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Analyst
2 13 (38.24%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) Wintel Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Design Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Network Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Citrix Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) DirectX
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) HTML5 Canvas
1 1 (2.94%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Fat Client
1 4 (11.76%) Thin Client
1 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 24 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (67.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (55.88%) Windows 7
5 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.76%) Linux
7 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
7 3 (8.82%) UNIX
8 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) ITIL
2 15 (44.12%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (11.76%) Software Deployment
3 4 (11.76%) Change Control
3 4 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.82%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) MVC
5 1 (2.94%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.82%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) NCDA
4 1 (2.94%) NCIE
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) XenDesktop
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (11.76%) XenApp
4 4 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) ARCserve
2 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.94%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) HP
2 20 (58.82%) Cisco
3 7 (20.59%) Dell
3 7 (20.59%) IBM
4 6 (17.65%) VMware
5 5 (14.71%) Citrix
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.82%) Mercator
7 3 (8.82%) CA
7 3 (8.82%) Red Gate
8 2 (5.88%) Altiris
8 2 (5.88%) Riverbed
8 2 (5.88%) Exinda
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle
9 1 (2.94%) NetApp
9 1 (2.94%) Veeam
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