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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 166 175 198
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +23
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 32 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.60% 0.46% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 6.31% 4.66% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 12
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£395 £415 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.81% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £625 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £316
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.46 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.92% -58.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.80 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -18.18%
Hyper-V
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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
507 580 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.43% 9.98% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 410 414
Average daily rate £413 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £185 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 40 51
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £126.00 £34.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 49 (79.03%) Windows
2 36 (58.06%) VMware
3 29 (46.77%) Linux
3 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
4 26 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (37.10%) Active Directory
6 21 (33.87%) SAN
7 20 (32.26%) Cisco
8 17 (27.42%) IBM
9 16 (25.81%) ITIL
9 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (24.19%) Citrix
10 15 (24.19%) Finance
11 14 (22.58%) HP
11 14 (22.58%) EMC
11 14 (22.58%) WAN
11 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
11 14 (22.58%) IIS
11 14 (22.58%) SQL
11 14 (22.58%) SCCM
12 13 (20.97%) vSphere
12 13 (20.97%) NetApp
13 12 (19.35%) LAN
13 12 (19.35%) DNS
13 12 (19.35%) Tomcat
13 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
13 12 (19.35%) Xen
14 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
15 10 (16.13%) Java
15 10 (16.13%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (22.58%) IIS
1 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.35%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.52%) OpenStack
4 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 6 (9.68%) Apache
5 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (6.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.84%) Lync
7 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) Office 365
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.23%) PaaS
4 2 (3.23%) IaaS
5 1 (1.61%) SoftLayer
5 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.87%) SAN
2 14 (22.58%) WAN
3 12 (19.35%) LAN
3 12 (19.35%) DNS
4 9 (14.52%) Firewall
4 9 (14.52%) NAS
5 8 (12.90%) HTTP
6 7 (11.29%) SSL
7 6 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (9.68%) iSCSI
8 5 (8.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (8.06%) Multicast
8 5 (8.06%) FCoE
8 5 (8.06%) MPLS
8 5 (8.06%) SMTP
8 5 (8.06%) DHCP
9 4 (6.45%) DSL
9 4 (6.45%) Internet
9 4 (6.45%) VPN
9 4 (6.45%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) Hadoop
3 4 (6.45%) HBase
3 4 (6.45%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.61%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) JIRA
2 6 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Publishing
3 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Architect
2 8 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) Middleware
2 6 (9.68%) XML
3 5 (8.06%) Rendezvous
4 4 (6.45%) XSLT
4 4 (6.45%) HTML
5 3 (4.84%) Ultra Messaging
6 2 (3.23%) XSL
7 1 (1.61%) .NET
7 1 (1.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Clustering
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
4 6 (9.68%) Private Cloud
4 6 (9.68%) Thin Client
4 6 (9.68%) Fat Client
5 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
6 4 (6.45%) Blackberry
7 3 (4.84%) PKI
7 3 (4.84%) Public Cloud
7 3 (4.84%) FlexPod
8 2 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (3.23%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.61%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.61%) Celerra
9 1 (1.61%) Statistics
9 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (79.03%) Windows
2 29 (46.77%) Linux
3 16 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (14.52%) Solaris
6 7 (11.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.84%) UNIX
9 2 (3.23%) AIX
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) DevOps
3 8 (12.90%) Migration
3 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (9.68%) Project Management
5 6 (9.68%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.68%) Problem Management
5 6 (9.68%) Release Management
5 6 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (9.68%) Performance Management
6 5 (8.06%) Service Management
7 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.45%) BCP
7 4 (6.45%) Benchmarking
7 4 (6.45%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.45%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.45%) Build Automation
7 4 (6.45%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 10 (16.13%) Java
2 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
3 9 (14.52%) Python
4 7 (11.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.68%) Perl
6 4 (6.45%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.84%) Ruby
7 3 (4.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.06%) CCNA
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.84%) CCNP
5 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.61%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.61%) MCP
6 1 (1.61%) MCSE
6 1 (1.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (37.10%) Active Directory
3 13 (20.97%) vSphere
4 12 (19.35%) Xen
5 9 (14.52%) XenApp
5 9 (14.52%) KVM
5 9 (14.52%) NFS
6 5 (8.06%) SRDF
7 4 (6.45%) XenDesktop
7 4 (6.45%) NLBS
7 4 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (4.84%) Docker
9 2 (3.23%) BitLocker
9 2 (3.23%) XenServer
9 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 14 (22.58%) SCCM
2 8 (12.90%) SCOM
3 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (9.68%) Ansible
4 5 (8.06%) WSUS
5 3 (4.84%) Puppet
5 3 (4.84%) SCOrch
6 2 (3.23%) AirWatch
6 2 (3.23%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.61%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.61%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.61%) SCSM
7 1 (1.61%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 36 (58.06%) VMware
2 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
3 20 (32.26%) Cisco
4 17 (27.42%) IBM
5 15 (24.19%) Citrix
6 14 (22.58%) EMC
6 14 (22.58%) HP
7 13 (20.97%) NetApp
8 6 (9.68%) Intel
8 6 (9.68%) Oracle
8 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
8 6 (9.68%) CheckPoint
9 5 (8.06%) TIBCO
9 5 (8.06%) Perforce
9 5 (8.06%) DataSynapse
9 5 (8.06%) Dell
10 4 (6.45%) Sybase
10 4 (6.45%) Veritas
10 4 (6.45%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.84%) Hitachi
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