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 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 162 170 183
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 30 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.55% 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the System Software category 6.00% 6.62% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 18
Average daily rate
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£320 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.94% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.91% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -12.38%
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
500 468 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.21% 7.83% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 328 338
Average daily rate £400 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 43
Average hourly rate £21.25 £21.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £27.50 £135.00
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 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 34 (64.15%) VMware
3 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
4 26 (49.06%) Active Directory
5 20 (37.74%) SAN
6 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
7 15 (28.30%) Cisco
7 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (26.42%) IIS
9 13 (24.53%) Linux
9 13 (24.53%) NAS
10 12 (22.64%) vSphere
10 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (22.64%) SQL
10 12 (22.64%) DNS
11 11 (20.75%) Firewall
11 11 (20.75%) Citrix
11 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
12 10 (18.87%) LAN
12 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (16.98%) VLAN
13 9 (16.98%) Xen
13 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (16.98%) NetApp
13 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (15.09%) EMC
14 8 (15.09%) IBM
14 8 (15.09%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 18 (33.96%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.42%) IIS
3 12 (22.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (15.09%) Tomcat
7 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
8 5 (9.43%) OpenStack
8 5 (9.43%) Lync
8 5 (9.43%) Apache
9 4 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
9 4 (7.55%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (5.66%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (5.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (9.43%) Office 365
3 4 (7.55%) IaaS
3 4 (7.55%) PaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (37.74%) SAN
2 13 (24.53%) NAS
3 12 (22.64%) DNS
4 11 (20.75%) Firewall
5 10 (18.87%) LAN
6 9 (16.98%) VLAN
7 8 (15.09%) WAN
8 7 (13.21%) LDAP
9 6 (11.32%) DHCP
9 6 (11.32%) VPN
10 5 (9.43%) iSCSI
10 5 (9.43%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (7.55%) MPLS
11 4 (7.55%) SNMP
11 4 (7.55%) SSL
11 4 (7.55%) FCoE
11 4 (7.55%) Multicast
12 3 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (5.66%) HTTP
12 3 (5.66%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.66%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) HBase
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.89%) Big Data
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.66%) JIRA
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.89%) WiX
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Legal
2 2 (3.77%) Publishing
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Architect
2 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) Middleware
2 4 (7.55%) Rendezvous
2 4 (7.55%) XML
3 3 (5.66%) Ultra Messaging
3 3 (5.66%) XSLT
3 3 (5.66%) HTML
4 2 (3.77%) .NET
5 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.89%) XSL
5 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Fat Client
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Thin Client
3 4 (7.55%) Blackberry
3 4 (7.55%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.66%) PKI
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.89%) Celerra
6 1 (1.89%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.89%) Replication
6 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (24.53%) Linux
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (7.55%) Solaris
7 4 (7.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.21%) DevOps
1 7 (13.21%) ITIL
1 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.32%) Migration
3 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.55%) Build Automation
5 3 (5.66%) Performance Management
5 3 (5.66%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.66%) Release Management
5 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.66%) Benchmarking
5 3 (5.66%) Project Management
5 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.77%) Service Management
6 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
3 6 (11.32%) Python
3 6 (11.32%) Java
4 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.77%) VBScript
5 2 (3.77%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) MCSE
2 2 (3.77%) MCSA
3 1 (1.89%) MCITP
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) CCNA
3 1 (1.89%) MCP
3 1 (1.89%) MOS
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (49.06%) Active Directory
3 12 (22.64%) vSphere
4 9 (16.98%) Xen
5 6 (11.32%) KVM
5 6 (11.32%) XenApp
6 4 (7.55%) NFS
6 4 (7.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (7.55%) VMware Server
6 4 (7.55%) SRDF
7 3 (5.66%) DFS Replication
8 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
8 2 (3.77%) Docker
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (3.77%) NLBS
8 2 (3.77%) XenServer
8 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
8 2 (3.77%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) SCCM
2 5 (9.43%) SCOM
3 4 (7.55%) Puppet
4 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.66%) Ansible
5 2 (3.77%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.77%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.77%) WSUS
6 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (64.15%) VMware
2 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (28.30%) Cisco
4 11 (20.75%) Citrix
5 9 (16.98%) NetApp
6 8 (15.09%) EMC
6 8 (15.09%) IBM
7 6 (11.32%) Oracle
7 6 (11.32%) HP
8 5 (9.43%) Intel
8 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
9 4 (7.55%) TIBCO
9 4 (7.55%) DataSynapse
10 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
10 3 (5.66%) Perforce
11 2 (3.77%) AppSense
11 2 (3.77%) Hitachi
11 2 (3.77%) Sybase
11 2 (3.77%) BMC
11 2 (3.77%) Juniper
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