The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 53 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 13 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.74% 2.14% 1.82%
As % of the System Software category 11.93% 15.63% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
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£350 £233 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.53% +3.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.91% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -12.38%
Hyper-V
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

System Software Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
109 96 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.55% 13.68% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 33 22
Average daily rate £325 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £190 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £460 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £29.75 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Peterborough +4 8 £225 -
Cambridge -1 2 £350 +27.27% 3
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (44.44%) Change Control
5 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (44.44%) Firewall
5 8 (44.44%) Wireless
5 8 (44.44%) HP
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco
6 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (33.33%) SAN
8 5 (27.78%) CA
8 5 (27.78%) ARCserve
8 5 (27.78%) LAN
8 5 (27.78%) WAN
8 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
8 5 (27.78%) Migration
8 5 (27.78%) Network Management
9 4 (22.22%) Lync
9 4 (22.22%) DevOps
9 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
3 4 (22.22%) Lync
3 4 (22.22%) Apache
3 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
1 8 (44.44%) Wireless
2 6 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) DHCP
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) Intranet
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (22.22%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Support Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
7 1 (5.56%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Consultant
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior IT Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Change Control
1 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Network Management
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 13 (72.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) HP
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) CA
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
4 1 (5.56%) Exinda
4 1 (5.56%) Altiris