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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 85 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.87% 1.81% 0.68%
As % of the System Software category 12.73% 15.43% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 3
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£330 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £216 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £450 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £316
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.80 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -18.18%
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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 East Midlands region.

System Software Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
110 175 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.82% 11.71% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 83 89
Average daily rate £325 £333 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% +30.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £215 £72
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 27
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.25 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £23.00 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -9 4 £225 -41.55% 1
Lincolnshire +2 3 £205 +36.66%
Northamptonshire -9 3 £407 +80.88% 3
Derbyshire -9 1 £325 -1.51% 2
Leicestershire - 1 - - 6
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 26 (68.42%) Windows
1 26 (68.42%) VMware
2 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 18 (47.37%) HP
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (44.74%) ITIL
4 16 (42.11%) Cisco
4 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
6 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (28.95%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
7 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
8 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
8 10 (26.32%) SAN
8 10 (26.32%) Firewall
9 9 (23.68%) NetApp
9 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
9 9 (23.68%) DNS
9 9 (23.68%) Apache
9 9 (23.68%) MS Office
9 9 (23.68%) Change Control
9 9 (23.68%) F5
9 9 (23.68%) iSCSI
10 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
10 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
10 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 10 (26.32%) Tomcat
3 9 (23.68%) Apache
4 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (18.42%) Lync
6 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
6 6 (15.79%) IIS
7 4 (10.53%) JBoss
7 4 (10.53%) Apache Solr
8 3 (7.89%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (7.89%) iPlanet
8 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
9 2 (5.26%) MQSeries
9 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (5.26%) OpenStack
10 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
10 1 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) SAN
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
2 9 (23.68%) TCP/IP
2 9 (23.68%) DNS
2 9 (23.68%) iSCSI
3 6 (15.79%) WAN
3 6 (15.79%) Wireless
3 6 (15.79%) BIG-IP
4 4 (10.53%) Intranet
4 4 (10.53%) Internet
4 4 (10.53%) SMTP
4 4 (10.53%) FTP
4 4 (10.53%) HTTP
4 4 (10.53%) HTTPS
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (7.89%) FCoE
5 3 (7.89%) LAN
5 3 (7.89%) VLAN
6 2 (5.26%) LDAP
6 2 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.63%) DB2
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.63%) ProC
General
1 6 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 4 (10.53%) Virtualisation Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) SCCM Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) J2EE
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Clustering
1 6 (15.79%) HP Storage
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.53%) HP StoreVirtual
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
4 2 (5.26%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.63%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (18.42%) CentOS
5 7 (18.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
6 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
7 5 (13.16%) UNIX
8 4 (10.53%) AIX
9 3 (7.89%) HPUX
9 3 (7.89%) Solaris
9 3 (7.89%) SUSE
10 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (23.68%) Change Control
4 7 (18.42%) Service Management
4 7 (18.42%) ITSM
5 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
5 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.79%) Capacity Management
6 5 (13.16%) DevOps
6 5 (13.16%) Migration
7 4 (10.53%) Load Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Patch Management
7 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) High Availability
8 3 (7.89%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.26%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.89%) C-shell
3 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.89%) Perl
3 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
3 3 (7.89%) Korn
4 2 (5.26%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.63%) COBIT
1 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.79%) NFS
4 3 (7.89%) KVM
4 3 (7.89%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) Samba
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.63%) Docker
6 1 (2.63%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) OVSD
2 6 (15.79%) SCCM
3 4 (10.53%) Nagios
3 4 (10.53%) Puppet
3 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (7.89%) SCOM
5 2 (5.26%) ARCserve
5 2 (5.26%) OpenView
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.63%) WSUS
6 1 (2.63%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.63%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) VMware
2 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 18 (47.37%) HP
3 16 (42.11%) Cisco
4 11 (28.95%) Red Hat
5 9 (23.68%) NetApp
5 9 (23.68%) F5
6 7 (18.42%) Citrix
7 5 (13.16%) Altiris
8 4 (10.53%) Oracle
8 4 (10.53%) Exinda
8 4 (10.53%) Riverbed
8 4 (10.53%) hybris
9 3 (7.89%) PlateSpin
9 3 (7.89%) Sun
9 3 (7.89%) Veritas
10 2 (5.26%) CA
10 2 (5.26%) EMC
10 2 (5.26%) Cognos
10 2 (5.26%) IBM
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