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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 173 174 189
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 30 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 5.57% 5.59% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £345 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £240 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.46 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
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
539 519 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.22% 8.80% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 397 378 361
Average daily rate £388 £335 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.67% -13.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £175 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 45
Average hourly rate £22.42 £19.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.44% +1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.25 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £27.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -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 June 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 June 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 48 (84.21%) Windows
2 38 (66.67%) VMware
3 28 (49.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 24 (42.11%) Linux
6 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
7 20 (35.09%) SAN
8 19 (33.33%) Cisco
8 19 (33.33%) IIS
9 17 (29.82%) SQL
10 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
11 14 (24.56%) Tomcat
11 14 (24.56%) IBM
12 13 (22.81%) EMC
12 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
12 13 (22.81%) LAN
12 13 (22.81%) WAN
12 13 (22.81%) Xen
13 12 (21.05%) NAS
13 12 (21.05%) vSphere
13 12 (21.05%) Java
13 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (19.30%) Firewall
14 11 (19.30%) NetApp
14 11 (19.30%) DevOps
14 11 (19.30%) KVM
15 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (17.54%) Citrix
15 10 (17.54%) ITIL
15 10 (17.54%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 19 (33.33%) IIS
2 14 (24.56%) Tomcat
3 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
4 9 (15.79%) OpenStack
5 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (14.04%) Apache
6 7 (12.28%) WebSphere
7 6 (10.53%) Oracle Coherence
7 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (10.53%) SharePoint
7 6 (10.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (8.77%) Lync
9 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (7.02%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Office
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.77%) Office 365
4 4 (7.02%) IaaS
4 4 (7.02%) PaaS
5 1 (1.75%) SaaS
5 1 (1.75%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) SAN
2 13 (22.81%) LAN
2 13 (22.81%) WAN
3 12 (21.05%) NAS
4 11 (19.30%) Firewall
5 9 (15.79%) DNS
6 8 (14.04%) iSCSI
6 8 (14.04%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (12.28%) Multicast
7 7 (12.28%) FCoE
7 7 (12.28%) HTTP
8 5 (8.77%) LDAP
8 5 (8.77%) VPN
8 5 (8.77%) SSL
8 5 (8.77%) MPLS
9 4 (7.02%) VLAN
10 3 (5.26%) BIG-IP
10 3 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (5.26%) DSL
10 3 (5.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.77%) HBase
4 4 (7.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) Big Data
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) SSDT
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) JIRA
2 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.51%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.75%) WiX
4 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (29.82%) Architect
2 10 (17.54%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Architect
3 8 (14.04%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.51%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Operations Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Storage Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) SAN Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) Middleware
2 8 (14.04%) XML
3 7 (12.28%) Rendezvous
4 6 (10.53%) XSLT
4 6 (10.53%) HTML
5 5 (8.77%) Ultra Messaging
6 2 (3.51%) .NET
6 2 (3.51%) XSL
7 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Clustering
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.77%) Public Cloud
2 5 (8.77%) Fat Client
2 5 (8.77%) Thin Client
3 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.26%) PKI
5 2 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.51%) EqualLogic
5 2 (3.51%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.51%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.75%) Celerra
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 48 (84.21%) Windows
2 24 (42.11%) Linux
3 10 (17.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (14.04%) Solaris
4 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.02%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.75%) UNIX
8 1 (1.75%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.30%) DevOps
3 10 (17.54%) ITIL
4 8 (14.04%) Migration
5 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.53%) Benchmarking
5 6 (10.53%) Release Management
5 6 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (10.53%) Build Automation
5 6 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.02%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.02%) Project Management
7 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.02%) Business Continuity
8 3 (5.26%) BCP
8 3 (5.26%) Service Management
8 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) Java
3 10 (17.54%) Python
4 9 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.26%) Perl
5 3 (5.26%) VBScript
5 3 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) MCSE
2 2 (3.51%) MCSA
2 2 (3.51%) CCNA
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) MCP
3 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.75%) CCNP
3 1 (1.75%) MOS
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.75%) MCITP
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certified Master
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
System Software
1 28 (49.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 13 (22.81%) Xen
4 12 (21.05%) vSphere
5 11 (19.30%) KVM
6 8 (14.04%) NFS
7 7 (12.28%) SRDF
7 7 (12.28%) XenApp
8 5 (8.77%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (7.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (5.26%) NLBS
10 3 (5.26%) Docker
11 2 (3.51%) BitLocker
11 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
11 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
12 1 (1.75%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.75%) XenServer
12 1 (1.75%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SCCM
2 6 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (10.53%) Ansible
3 5 (8.77%) Puppet
4 3 (5.26%) WSUS
4 3 (5.26%) SCOM
5 2 (3.51%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 38 (66.67%) VMware
2 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 19 (33.33%) Cisco
4 14 (24.56%) IBM
5 13 (22.81%) EMC
6 11 (19.30%) NetApp
7 10 (17.54%) Citrix
8 8 (14.04%) Intel
8 8 (14.04%) Oracle
9 7 (12.28%) HP
9 7 (12.28%) DataSynapse
9 7 (12.28%) TIBCO
10 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
11 5 (8.77%) Perforce
11 5 (8.77%) Sybase
12 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
13 3 (5.26%) WorldPay
13 3 (5.26%) BMC
13 3 (5.26%) Hitachi
14 2 (3.51%) Akamai
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £353.77 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 18 days ago