The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 170 182 167
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 26 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.44% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 5.98% 5.12% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 18
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -25.58%
Hyper-V
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
435 508 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.57% 8.59% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 331 267
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 31 67
Average hourly rate £17.63 £17.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £24.40 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 45 (84.91%) Windows
2 37 (69.81%) VMware
2 37 (69.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (66.04%) Active Directory
4 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
4 25 (47.17%) MS Exchange
5 22 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (35.85%) DNS
6 19 (35.85%) Citrix
7 18 (33.96%) Cisco
8 17 (32.08%) SAN
8 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (28.30%) Finance
10 14 (26.42%) Xen
11 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (22.64%) XenApp
12 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (22.64%) Blackberry
13 11 (20.75%) Firewall
13 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
13 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (18.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 10 (18.87%) DHCP
14 10 (18.87%) LAN
15 9 (16.98%) Linux
15 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
15 9 (16.98%) SCCM
15 9 (16.98%) NAS
15 9 (16.98%) VLAN
16 8 (15.09%) SCOM

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 25 (47.17%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (18.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (15.09%) IIS
6 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
7 5 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (7.55%) Apache
9 3 (5.66%) Lync
10 2 (3.77%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (1.89%) Eucalyptus
11 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
11 1 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.55%) Office 365
3 3 (5.66%) PaaS
3 3 (5.66%) IaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.85%) DNS
2 17 (32.08%) SAN
3 11 (20.75%) Firewall
4 10 (18.87%) DHCP
4 10 (18.87%) LAN
5 9 (16.98%) NAS
5 9 (16.98%) VLAN
6 5 (9.43%) LDAP
6 5 (9.43%) WAN
6 5 (9.43%) VPN
7 4 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (7.55%) iSCSI
7 4 (7.55%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (7.55%) WLAN
7 4 (7.55%) Internet
8 3 (5.66%) HTTP
8 3 (5.66%) Kerberos
8 3 (5.66%) SNMP
9 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (3.77%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) HBase
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) SSDT
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.89%) WiX
1 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 4 (7.55%) Publishing
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Law
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Architect
2 10 (18.87%) Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support
5 5 (9.43%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.77%) Server Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Storage Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) SCCM Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) HTML
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) Web Services
1 1 (1.89%) XML
1 1 (1.89%) XSLT
1 1 (1.89%) Rendezvous
1 1 (1.89%) Middleware
1 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.89%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Blackberry
2 8 (15.09%) Clustering
3 7 (13.21%) Replication
3 7 (13.21%) Thin Client
3 7 (13.21%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.77%) CESG
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.89%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 45 (84.91%) Windows
2 22 (41.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (20.75%) Windows 7
6 9 (16.98%) Linux
7 5 (9.43%) UNIX
8 4 (7.55%) Solaris
9 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (3.77%) CentOS
9 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.21%) Migration
2 5 (9.43%) ITIL
2 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
2 5 (9.43%) Asset Management
3 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
3 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.77%) Investment Management
4 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
4 2 (3.77%) Benchmarking
5 1 (1.89%) CRM
5 1 (1.89%) Service Management
5 1 (1.89%) Change Management
5 1 (1.89%) Project Management
5 1 (1.89%) Game Development
5 1 (1.89%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) VBScript
4 2 (3.77%) VBA
4 2 (3.77%) Perl
5 1 (1.89%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) Java
5 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (11.32%) MCSE
2 5 (9.43%) MCSA
3 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) CCNA
4 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MOS
5 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 37 (69.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (66.04%) Active Directory
3 14 (26.42%) Xen
4 12 (22.64%) XenApp
5 8 (15.09%) vSphere
6 6 (11.32%) DFS Replication
7 5 (9.43%) VMware Server
8 4 (7.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (5.66%) XenDesktop
9 3 (5.66%) KVM
10 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (3.77%) XenServer
10 2 (3.77%) SRDF
10 2 (3.77%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (3.77%) NFS
11 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.89%) NLBS
11 1 (1.89%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (16.98%) SCCM
2 8 (15.09%) SCOM
3 6 (11.32%) SCVMM
4 3 (5.66%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.77%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.89%) Puppet
6 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (69.81%) VMware
2 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 19 (35.85%) Citrix
4 18 (33.96%) Cisco
5 8 (15.09%) NetApp
6 7 (13.21%) HP
6 7 (13.21%) Reuters
7 6 (11.32%) Dell
8 5 (9.43%) Wyse
8 5 (9.43%) FactSet
9 4 (7.55%) EMC
9 4 (7.55%) Oracle
10 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
10 3 (5.66%) Symantec
11 2 (3.77%) Bloomberg
11 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.77%) Intel
12 1 (1.89%) Sybase
12 1 (1.89%) Juniper
12 1 (1.89%) Lotus
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Rate: £400 per day
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