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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 179 195 183
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 24 30 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.42% 0.60%
As % of the System Software category 4.17% 4.48% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 38
Average daily rate
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£415 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £231 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £459 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +27.50%
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
576 670 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.75% 9.36% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 423 341
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 50 59
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £32.75 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014, 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 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 37 (66.07%) VMware
3 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
3 33 (58.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (57.14%) Cisco
5 28 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 28 (50.00%) SAN
5 28 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (48.21%) Citrix
7 20 (35.71%) WAN
8 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (32.14%) Clustering
8 18 (32.14%) SQL
8 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (30.36%) LAN
10 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange
10 16 (28.57%) Firewall
10 16 (28.57%) SCCM
11 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
11 13 (23.21%) ITIL
11 13 (23.21%) Xen
12 12 (21.43%) XenApp
12 12 (21.43%) Dell
13 11 (19.64%) HP
13 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (19.64%) Finance
14 10 (17.86%) CheckPoint
14 10 (17.86%) DNS
14 10 (17.86%) MCSE
15 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (7.14%) Lync
5 4 (7.14%) IIS
5 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.57%) Apache
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
7 2 (3.57%) Confluence
7 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (50.00%) SAN
2 20 (35.71%) WAN
3 17 (30.36%) LAN
4 16 (28.57%) Firewall
5 10 (17.86%) DNS
6 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
6 9 (16.07%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (14.29%) DHCP
8 7 (12.50%) MPLS
8 7 (12.50%) iSCSI
8 7 (12.50%) BIG-IP
9 6 (10.71%) DSL
9 6 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (10.71%) NetScaler
10 5 (8.93%) NAS
11 4 (7.14%) Unified Communications
12 3 (5.36%) FCoE
12 3 (5.36%) Multicast
12 3 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (5.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.57%) HBase
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (19.64%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Architect
2 14 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Network Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.36%) Data Centre Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Desktop Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) HTML
1 2 (3.57%) .NET
1 2 (3.57%) XML
1 2 (3.57%) XSLT
1 2 (3.57%) Rendezvous
1 2 (3.57%) Middleware
1 2 (3.57%) RESTful
2 1 (1.79%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Clustering
2 9 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 6 (10.71%) Thin Client
4 6 (10.71%) Replication
4 6 (10.71%) Fat Client
5 5 (8.93%) EqualLogic
6 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.57%) FMCG
7 1 (1.79%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.79%) User Experience
7 1 (1.79%) Firmware
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 46 (82.14%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.50%) Linux
6 5 (8.93%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.36%) Solaris
9 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) ITIL
2 8 (14.29%) Service Management
2 8 (14.29%) Migration
2 8 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 5 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
4 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.36%) Benchmarking
5 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.36%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.36%) TOGAF
6 2 (3.57%) Release Management
6 2 (3.57%) Fault Management
6 2 (3.57%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.57%) Investment Management
6 2 (3.57%) SOA
6 2 (3.57%) DevOps
6 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.14%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (3.57%) C#
3 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (17.86%) MCSE
3 7 (12.50%) MCITP
4 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) Degree
6 1 (1.79%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 28 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.21%) Xen
3 12 (21.43%) XenApp
4 9 (16.07%) XenServer
5 7 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 7 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (10.71%) NLBS
6 6 (10.71%) KVM
7 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (5.36%) SRDF
8 3 (5.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (5.36%) NFS
9 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (3.57%) vSphere
10 1 (1.79%) RHEV
10 1 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (28.57%) SCCM
2 8 (14.29%) SCOM
3 6 (10.71%) WSUS
4 4 (7.14%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.57%) SCSM
5 2 (3.57%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.57%) Ganglia
5 2 (3.57%) Puppet
5 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.57%) Nagios
5 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.57%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.79%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.79%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.79%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (66.07%) VMware
2 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
3 32 (57.14%) Cisco
4 27 (48.21%) Citrix
5 12 (21.43%) Dell
6 11 (19.64%) HP
7 10 (17.86%) CheckPoint
8 8 (14.29%) EMC
9 6 (10.71%) IBM
9 6 (10.71%) NetApp
9 6 (10.71%) SonicWALL
10 4 (7.14%) Oracle
11 3 (5.36%) Intel
12 2 (3.57%) Sybase
12 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
12 2 (3.57%) Symantec
12 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
12 2 (3.57%) 29West
12 2 (3.57%) DataSynapse
13 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
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