The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 86 111 90
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -21
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 53 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.77% 1.03% 1.55%
As % of the System Software category 11.88% 7.35% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 22
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£383 £250 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £190 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £22.35 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.01% -10.62%
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 of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
446 408 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.86% 14.06% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 203 123
Average daily rate £313 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 82 63
Average hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £11.20 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £29.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -11.42%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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
Hertfordshire +5 22 £425 +18.88% 10
Cambridgeshire +6 18 £350 +40.00% 5
Essex -14 8 £413 +98.79% 1
Bedfordshire +10 2 £390 -
Norfolk - 2 £350 -
Suffolk +17 1 - - 1
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 76 (80.00%) Windows
2 48 (50.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (49.47%) Microsoft
4 42 (44.21%) Active Directory
5 41 (43.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (42.11%) VMware
7 39 (41.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (34.74%) HP
9 31 (32.63%) SCCM
10 27 (28.42%) Cisco
11 26 (27.37%) SQL Server
12 25 (26.32%) Firewall
12 25 (26.32%) SCOM
12 25 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
13 23 (24.21%) vSphere
14 20 (21.05%) MS Exchange
14 20 (21.05%) SAN
15 18 (18.95%) SharePoint
15 18 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2010
15 18 (18.95%) Data Centre
16 17 (17.89%) PowerShell
16 17 (17.89%) Citrix
17 16 (16.84%) DNS
17 16 (16.84%) Wireless
17 16 (16.84%) SQL Server 2008
17 16 (16.84%) Windows 7
18 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (14.74%) Capacity Planning
19 14 (14.74%) Change Control
20 13 (13.68%) Dell

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 20 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 18 (18.95%) SharePoint
2 18 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (10.53%) IIS
5 9 (9.47%) Tomcat
6 7 (7.37%) WebLogic
7 6 (6.32%) Apache
7 6 (6.32%) Lync
8 5 (5.26%) JBoss
8 5 (5.26%) WebSphere
8 5 (5.26%) GlassFish
9 4 (4.21%) WorkSite
10 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (4.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Office 365
2 5 (5.26%) IBM SmartCloud
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.32%) Firewall
2 20 (21.05%) SAN
3 16 (16.84%) DNS
3 16 (16.84%) Wireless
4 12 (12.63%) LAN
4 12 (12.63%) WAN
4 12 (12.63%) DHCP
5 11 (11.58%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (4.21%) NAS
6 4 (4.21%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.21%) VPN
6 4 (4.21%) MPLS
7 3 (3.16%) LDAP
7 3 (3.16%) Network Security
7 3 (3.16%) SSH
7 3 (3.16%) VLAN
8 2 (2.11%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.05%) Intranet
9 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.37%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (9.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.21%) MySQL
6 4 (4.21%) Big Data
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Legal
3 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (16.84%) Analyst
1 16 (16.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (10.53%) Architect
3 9 (9.47%) Administrator
4 8 (8.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 7 (7.37%) Support Analyst
5 7 (7.37%) Consultant
6 6 (6.32%) Infrastructure Technician
7 5 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Applications Architect
8 4 (4.21%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Server Administrator
8 4 (4.21%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.21%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Storage Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) .NET
1 2 (2.11%) Web Services
1 2 (2.11%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.05%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.95%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.63%) HP Storage
3 7 (7.37%) HP StoreVirtual
4 6 (6.32%) PKI
4 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.26%) Clustering
6 4 (4.21%) CLARiiON
6 4 (4.21%) Symmetrix
6 4 (4.21%) EMC Centera
6 4 (4.21%) Celerra
6 4 (4.21%) Symmetrix DMX
6 4 (4.21%) EqualLogic
6 4 (4.21%) EMC VNX
6 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.11%) iPad
8 1 (1.05%) Tandem
8 1 (1.05%) CMDB
8 1 (1.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (80.00%) Windows
2 48 (50.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 41 (43.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (41.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (16.84%) Windows 7
6 9 (9.47%) Linux
7 6 (6.32%) UNIX
7 6 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.16%) Solaris
9 2 (2.11%) Android
9 2 (2.11%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.74%) Capacity Planning
1 14 (14.74%) Change Control
2 12 (12.63%) ITIL
2 12 (12.63%) Project Management
3 11 (11.58%) Configuration Management
4 7 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (7.37%) Network Management
5 5 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (5.26%) Server Building
5 5 (5.26%) Converged Infrastructure
5 5 (5.26%) Migration
5 5 (5.26%) Network Design
5 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (4.21%) Risk Management
6 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.21%) Quality Management
6 4 (4.21%) Process Management
6 4 (4.21%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.21%) Change Management
6 4 (4.21%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.89%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.63%) SQL
3 8 (8.42%) Perl
4 5 (5.26%) Korn
4 5 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.16%) Bourne shell
5 3 (3.16%) C-shell
5 3 (3.16%) Python
5 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.16%) C#
6 2 (2.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (12.63%) MCSE
3 8 (8.42%) Degree
4 4 (4.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (4.21%) MCITP
4 4 (4.21%) HNC
5 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 42 (44.21%) Active Directory
2 25 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (24.21%) vSphere
4 12 (12.63%) Terminal Services
5 8 (8.42%) VMware ESX
5 8 (8.42%) XenServer
6 4 (4.21%) vCloud
7 3 (3.16%) XenApp
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (2.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 31 (32.63%) SCCM
2 25 (26.32%) SCOM
3 12 (12.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 7 (7.37%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.16%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.16%) Puppet
5 3 (3.16%) SCOrch
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (2.11%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 47 (49.47%) Microsoft
2 40 (42.11%) VMware
3 33 (34.74%) HP
4 27 (28.42%) Cisco
5 17 (17.89%) Citrix
6 13 (13.68%) Dell
7 12 (12.63%) Symantec
8 11 (11.58%) EMC
9 9 (9.47%) Red Hat
10 8 (8.42%) Oracle
11 7 (7.37%) IBM
11 7 (7.37%) CA
12 6 (6.32%) NetApp
12 6 (6.32%) 3PAR
13 4 (4.21%) Brocade
13 4 (4.21%) ServiceNow
14 3 (3.16%) SolarWinds
14 3 (3.16%) Sun
15 2 (2.11%) SAP
15 2 (2.11%) BMC
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