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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 162 175 174
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 27 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.49% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 6.08% 6.30% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+47.27% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
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
444 476 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.65% 7.85% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 291 295
Average daily rate £410 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £200 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 52
Average hourly rate £18.60 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.53% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £31.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 46 (86.79%) Windows
2 37 (69.81%) VMware
3 35 (66.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
5 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
6 22 (41.51%) MS Exchange
7 18 (33.96%) SAN
8 17 (32.08%) Cisco
8 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (30.19%) DNS
10 15 (28.30%) Citrix
11 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (24.53%) Xen
13 12 (22.64%) NAS
13 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (22.64%) SQL
13 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (20.75%) Firewall
14 11 (20.75%) Finance
14 11 (20.75%) IIS
14 11 (20.75%) Linux
14 11 (20.75%) LAN
14 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
15 10 (18.87%) NetApp
16 9 (16.98%) XenApp
16 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (16.98%) VLAN
17 8 (15.09%) Clustering
17 8 (15.09%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (41.51%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (20.75%) IIS
3 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (13.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (11.32%) Apache
7 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
8 4 (7.55%) WebSphere
8 4 (7.55%) Lync
9 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
9 3 (5.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (5.66%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (3.77%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (1.89%) Eucalyptus
11 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
11 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.43%) Office 365
3 2 (3.77%) IaaS
3 2 (3.77%) PaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) SAN
2 16 (30.19%) DNS
3 12 (22.64%) NAS
4 11 (20.75%) Firewall
4 11 (20.75%) LAN
5 9 (16.98%) VLAN
6 8 (15.09%) DHCP
7 7 (13.21%) WAN
8 6 (11.32%) VPN
9 5 (9.43%) HTTP
9 5 (9.43%) LDAP
9 5 (9.43%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (9.43%) iSCSI
10 4 (7.55%) Multicast
10 4 (7.55%) FCoE
10 4 (7.55%) Internet
10 4 (7.55%) SSL
10 4 (7.55%) SNMP
10 4 (7.55%) WLAN
11 3 (5.66%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) HBase
2 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) SSDT
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.89%) WiX
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Publishing
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 12 (22.64%) Architect
2 7 (13.21%) Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Citrix Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (3.77%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) Rendezvous
1 4 (7.55%) Middleware
2 3 (5.66%) XML
2 3 (5.66%) XSLT
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.89%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Clustering
2 7 (13.21%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.43%) Replication
3 5 (9.43%) Thin Client
3 5 (9.43%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.66%) PKI
5 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (86.79%) Windows
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (20.75%) Linux
5 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
6 6 (11.32%) Solaris
7 5 (9.43%) UNIX
8 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.77%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.77%) CentOS
9 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.77%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.89%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.32%) Migration
1 6 (11.32%) ITIL
2 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (5.66%) Benchmarking
3 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (3.77%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.77%) Build Automation
4 2 (3.77%) DevOps
4 2 (3.77%) Project Management
4 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.77%) Business Continuity
4 2 (3.77%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.89%) CRM
5 1 (1.89%) Service Management
5 1 (1.89%) Process Management
5 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.64%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) Java
3 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.77%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) VBA
5 1 (1.89%) Perl
5 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.43%) MCSE
2 5 (9.43%) MCSA
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) MCP
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certified Master
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.89%) MCITP
4 1 (1.89%) MOS
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 35 (66.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (60.38%) Active Directory
3 13 (24.53%) Xen
4 9 (16.98%) XenApp
5 7 (13.21%) vSphere
6 5 (9.43%) DFS Replication
6 5 (9.43%) VMware Server
6 5 (9.43%) KVM
7 4 (7.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (7.55%) SRDF
7 4 (7.55%) NFS
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (3.77%) XenServer
8 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.89%) Postfix
9 1 (1.89%) vCloud
9 1 (1.89%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) SCCM
2 3 (5.66%) SCOM
3 2 (3.77%) SCVMM
3 2 (3.77%) Puppet
4 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.89%) WSUS
4 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 37 (69.81%) VMware
2 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.08%) Cisco
4 15 (28.30%) Citrix
5 10 (18.87%) NetApp
6 6 (11.32%) IBM
6 6 (11.32%) EMC
6 6 (11.32%) Oracle
7 5 (9.43%) Intel
7 5 (9.43%) HP
7 5 (9.43%) Dell
8 4 (7.55%) DataSynapse
8 4 (7.55%) TIBCO
8 4 (7.55%) Reuters
9 3 (5.66%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
9 3 (5.66%) Wyse
9 3 (5.66%) 29West
9 3 (5.66%) FactSet
10 2 (3.77%) F5
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