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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 63 80 86
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 27 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.80% 0.73% 0.33%
As % of the System Software category 15.43% 6.25% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 4
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£330 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £262 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £382 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £316 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.97% -2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +25.00%
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
175 192 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.70% 11.73% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 90 46
Average daily rate £333 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £76 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 16
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £22.18 £20.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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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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
Northamptonshire +8 9 £225 -43.75% 2
Derbyshire +12 8 £330 +6.45% 1
Nottinghamshire +16 4 £385 - 1
Lincolnshire +10 2 £150 -40.00% 5
Leicestershire - - - - 2
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (38.10%) VMware
5 15 (35.71%) Windows XP
5 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 13 (30.95%) Cisco
8 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
9 10 (23.81%) HP
9 10 (23.81%) Citrix
9 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (21.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 9 (21.43%) MSI
10 9 (21.43%) WSH
10 9 (21.43%) SQL
10 9 (21.43%) VB
10 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
10 9 (21.43%) Wise Package Studio
10 9 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (21.43%) Application Packaging
11 8 (19.05%) Linux
11 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
11 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
12 7 (16.67%) UNIX
12 7 (16.67%) NetApp
12 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
12 7 (16.67%) XenServer

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 6 (14.29%) Apache
2 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) CATIA
2 1 (2.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) SAN
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) NAS
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
4 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MSI
1 9 (21.43%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Applications Packager
2 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Server Support
4 5 (11.90%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.52%) Server Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Administrator
6 3 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Server Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) IT Support
6 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Storage Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Server Support Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Server Administrator
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%) NHS
1 5 (11.90%) Open Source
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Replication
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
2 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (35.71%) Windows XP
5 14 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (19.05%) Linux
8 7 (16.67%) UNIX
9 6 (14.29%) CentOS
10 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.14%) ITIL
1 3 (7.14%) Migration
1 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
1 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.38%) Project Management
3 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.38%) Change Management
3 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.38%) Network Design
3 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.38%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.38%) Network Management
3 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) SQL
1 9 (21.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.14%) MCSE
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
1 1 (2.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (16.67%) XenServer
5 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) vSphere
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (21.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (11.90%) SCCM
2 5 (11.90%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.38%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) VMware
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.95%) Cisco
4 10 (23.81%) HP
4 10 (23.81%) Citrix
5 7 (16.67%) NetApp
5 7 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.52%) Google
6 4 (9.52%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.76%) Dell
8 1 (2.38%) Veeam
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.38%) F5
8 1 (2.38%) Tableau
8 1 (2.38%) Websense