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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 60 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 10 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.23% 1.13% 0.92%
As % of the System Software category 10.53% 8.60% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
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£293 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £218 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £390 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +13.63%
System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
95 93 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.66% 13.15% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 25
Average daily rate £300 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 29
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -29.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
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 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -10 5 £313 +4.16% 4
Peterborough +4 4 £240 +9.71%
Ely - - - -
Huntingdon - - - - 1
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 24 (85.71%) HP
2 21 (75.00%) Windows
3 20 (71.43%) Firewall
4 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
6 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
6 16 (57.14%) Cisco
6 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (53.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (50.00%) Windows 7
8 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (50.00%) Wireless
8 14 (50.00%) ITIL
9 13 (46.43%) LAN
9 13 (46.43%) WAN
10 10 (35.71%) SAN
10 10 (35.71%) Migration
10 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (28.57%) Change Control
12 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (17.86%) Nortel
14 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
15 4 (14.29%) CA
15 4 (14.29%) ARCserve

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
2 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) Lync
5 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (71.43%) Firewall
2 14 (50.00%) Wireless
3 13 (46.43%) LAN
3 13 (46.43%) WAN
4 10 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (35.71%) SAN
5 4 (14.29%) MPLS
6 2 (7.14%) DHCP
6 2 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (3.57%) NAS
7 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.57%) Intranet
7 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (53.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Analyst
2 10 (35.71%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Support Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (17.86%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (17.86%) Technical Support
5 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
9 1 (3.57%) Consultant
9 1 (3.57%) Server Support
9 1 (3.57%) Network Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (3.57%) Server Support Engineer
9 1 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
9 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
1 2 (7.14%) Clustering
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Migration
3 8 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (28.57%) Change Control
4 4 (14.29%) Network Management
5 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
5 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) NCDA
3 1 (3.57%) NCIE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
4 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) ARCserve
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) HP
2 16 (57.14%) Cisco
3 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Nortel
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (14.29%) CA
6 3 (10.71%) Juniper
7 2 (7.14%) Citrix
7 2 (7.14%) Dell
7 2 (7.14%) IBM
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle
8 1 (3.57%) NetApp
8 1 (3.57%) Mercator
8 1 (3.57%) Altiris
8 1 (3.57%) Veeam
8 1 (3.57%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.57%) Exinda
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