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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank - 16 29
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon - 4.40% 0.73%
As % of the System Software category - 25.00% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £290 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £250 £330
% change year-on-year
+35.00% -24.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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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
15 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 10.07% 17.58% 22.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 15
Average daily rate £381 £317 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.26% -31.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £286 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £356 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%

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 1 October 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) MS Project
4 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) Taxonomies
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (40.00%) Information Management
4 2 (40.00%) MCSM
5 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Brocade
5 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Support
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Taxonomies
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco