The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 25 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.94% 5.81% 1.27%
As % of the System Software category 14.81% 23.81% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £438 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

System Software Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
27 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 19.85% 24.42% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 8
Average daily rate £350 £395 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £161 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
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 Croydon

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) MCSE
5 5 (50.00%) IIS
5 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (40.00%) Taxonomies
6 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
6 4 (40.00%) DHCP
6 4 (40.00%) DNS
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) XML
7 3 (30.00%) MCSA
8 2 (20.00%) Linux
8 2 (20.00%) MS Office
8 2 (20.00%) IBM
8 2 (20.00%) Workflow
8 2 (20.00%) HP
8 2 (20.00%) Dell
8 2 (20.00%) CommVault
8 2 (20.00%) NetApp

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
3 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Data ONTAP
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) R
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCSE
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) CommVault
4 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) Atlassian