The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Croydon 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.72% - -
As % of the System Software category 10.87% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £303 £324
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
System Software Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
46 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 43.40% 20.29% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 9
Average daily rate £438 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £11.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Hyper-V
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) MCSM
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) IIS
5 2 (20.00%) MS Project
5 2 (20.00%) MCSE
5 2 (20.00%) MCSA
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) Thin Client

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (10.00%) Lync
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Network Support
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Information Management
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) MCSM
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Brocade
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
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