The first table below looks at the demand for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Crawley 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 20 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.79% 0.55% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 8.33% 5.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £185 £375 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.66% +120.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £305 £324
% change year-on-year
-9.83% -5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +10.00%
System Software Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 9.52% 10.93% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 11
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £14.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +16.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Hyper-V
West Sussex

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the Crawley region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Hyper-V
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix