The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 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 City of London 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 177 189 168
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 23 24 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.34% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 4.33% 4.14% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 28
Average daily rate
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£358 £425 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.88% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £341 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £471 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £321
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.46 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
531 580 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.32% 8.20% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 366 349
Average daily rate £325 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £222 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 52
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.97 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £54.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Hyper-V
London

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 9 July 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 9 July 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 51 (82.26%) Windows
2 41 (66.13%) VMware
3 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
4 36 (58.06%) Cisco
5 31 (50.00%) SAN
5 31 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 29 (46.77%) Citrix
7 27 (43.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
9 23 (37.10%) WAN
10 21 (33.87%) MS Exchange
10 21 (33.87%) Clustering
11 20 (32.26%) SQL
12 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (27.42%) SCCM
14 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
15 15 (24.19%) LAN
15 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (22.58%) Dell
16 14 (22.58%) MCSE
16 14 (22.58%) XenApp
17 13 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (20.97%) ITIL
17 13 (20.97%) HP
17 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (20.97%) Firewall
18 12 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (19.35%) Xen
19 11 (17.74%) MCITP
19 11 (17.74%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 21 (33.87%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.06%) Tomcat
5 5 (8.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (6.45%) IIS
6 4 (6.45%) Confluence
6 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
7 3 (4.84%) Lync
8 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (50.00%) SAN
2 23 (37.10%) WAN
3 15 (24.19%) LAN
4 13 (20.97%) Firewall
5 12 (19.35%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
7 7 (11.29%) iSCSI
7 7 (11.29%) DNS
7 7 (11.29%) BIG-IP
8 6 (9.68%) MPLS
8 6 (9.68%) NetScaler
9 5 (8.06%) NAS
9 5 (8.06%) DHCP
9 5 (8.06%) DSL
10 4 (6.45%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (6.45%) Unified Communications
11 3 (4.84%) VLAN
11 3 (4.84%) Multicast
11 3 (4.84%) FCoE
11 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) HBase
3 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Front Office
4 2 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Architect
2 11 (17.74%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (14.52%) Network Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) Senior Network Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Data Centre Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.23%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.23%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) OSS Architect
9 1 (1.61%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) RESTful
2 1 (1.61%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.61%) Rendezvous
2 1 (1.61%) Middleware
2 1 (1.61%) XML
2 1 (1.61%) XSLT
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.87%) Clustering
2 9 (14.52%) EqualLogic
3 5 (8.06%) Fat Client
3 5 (8.06%) Thin Client
3 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.23%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.61%) FMCG
6 1 (1.61%) Open Source
6 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.61%) Firmware
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (82.26%) Windows
2 31 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (16.13%) Linux
6 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.06%) Ubuntu
8 3 (4.84%) Solaris
9 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.61%) CentOS
10 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) Performance Management
2 9 (14.52%) Service Management
3 7 (11.29%) Migration
4 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.06%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.45%) SOA
6 4 (6.45%) DevOps
6 4 (6.45%) Integration Testing
6 4 (6.45%) Fault Management
6 4 (6.45%) Release Management
7 3 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.84%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.84%) Benchmarking
8 2 (3.23%) Network Management
8 2 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Capacity Management
8 2 (3.23%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.06%) Java
3 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (22.58%) MCSE
3 11 (17.74%) MCITP
4 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.61%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) MCTS
6 1 (1.61%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (43.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
3 14 (22.58%) XenApp
4 12 (19.35%) Xen
5 9 (14.52%) XenServer
6 8 (12.90%) KVM
6 8 (12.90%) XenDesktop
7 6 (9.68%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (8.06%) NLBS
8 5 (8.06%) vSphere
9 4 (6.45%) NFS
9 4 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (4.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (4.84%) SRDF
11 1 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.61%) PowerConvert
11 1 (1.61%) RHEV
11 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (27.42%) SCCM
2 6 (9.68%) SCOM
3 5 (8.06%) WSUS
4 4 (6.45%) Nagios
4 4 (6.45%) Puppet
4 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (6.45%) Ganglia
4 4 (6.45%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.23%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.23%) SCDPM
5 2 (3.23%) SCOrch
5 2 (3.23%) SCSM
5 2 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (1.61%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.61%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.61%) OpenView
6 1 (1.61%) MOM
Vendors
1 41 (66.13%) VMware
2 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 36 (58.06%) Cisco
4 29 (46.77%) Citrix
5 14 (22.58%) Dell
6 13 (20.97%) HP
7 10 (16.13%) SonicWALL
8 9 (14.52%) EMC
9 8 (12.90%) CheckPoint
9 8 (12.90%) IBM
10 7 (11.29%) NetApp
11 5 (8.06%) Intel
12 4 (6.45%) Oracle
12 4 (6.45%) Atlassian
13 3 (4.84%) Symantec
14 2 (3.23%) F5
15 1 (1.61%) Veeam
15 1 (1.61%) Riverbed
15 1 (1.61%) DataSynapse
15 1 (1.61%) PlateSpin
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