The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 81 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.85% 0.76% 0.52%
As % of the System Software category 7.45% 6.42% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £245 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.06% -24.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
Hyper-V
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
188 187 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.36% 11.79% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 84 58
Average daily rate £400 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £70 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 29 28
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.16% -19.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £16.20 £19.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.36%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the East Midlands region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +8 5 £615 +278.46% 2
Derbyshire +2 4 £345 +15.00%
Northamptonshire -5 3 £335 +91.42%
Leicestershire - - - - 2
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 36 (85.71%) Windows
2 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (35.71%) VMware
4 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 14 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
5 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
6 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (26.19%) Citrix
8 10 (23.81%) SQL
8 10 (23.81%) UNIX
8 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (23.81%) XenServer
9 9 (21.43%) Wise Package Studio
9 9 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 9 (21.43%) Application Packaging
9 9 (21.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 9 (21.43%) MSI
9 9 (21.43%) VB
9 9 (21.43%) WSH
9 9 (21.43%) Cisco
10 8 (19.05%) HP
10 8 (19.05%) Linux
10 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
10 8 (19.05%) SCCM
11 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 7 (16.67%) NetApp

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) Apache
2 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) SAN
2 3 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
4 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MSI
1 9 (21.43%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 4 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Applications Packager
2 8 (19.05%) Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Server Support
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Support Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Server Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Server Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Storage Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Storage Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Wintel Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) WSH
1 9 (21.43%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) NHS
3 3 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Statistics
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (85.71%) Windows
2 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
5 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (23.81%) UNIX
7 8 (19.05%) Linux
8 6 (14.29%) CentOS
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
1 3 (7.14%) Migration
1 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
1 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (4.76%) ITIL
2 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.38%) Project Management
3 1 (2.38%) Change Management
3 1 (2.38%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.38%) Network Management
3 1 (2.38%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 9 (21.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 13 (30.95%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
1 1 (2.38%) COBIT
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (23.81%) XenServer
4 9 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (11.90%) vSphere
6 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (19.05%) SCCM
3 6 (14.29%) SCOM
4 4 (9.52%) SCVMM
5 2 (4.76%) WSUS
6 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) VMware
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (26.19%) Citrix
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco
5 8 (19.05%) HP
6 7 (16.67%) NetApp
6 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (9.52%) Google
7 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.38%) Dell
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.38%) F5
8 1 (2.38%) Websense