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 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 98 125 89
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -36
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 48 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.54% 0.73% 1.43%
As % of the System Software category 12.06% 6.57% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £243 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £484 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £316
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.75 £22.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.80 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -18.18%
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
398 350 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.76% 11.16% 14.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 181 124
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 82 75
Average hourly rate £28.00 £21.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.73% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.45 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £30.00 £32.50
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 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 28 August 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 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
Hertfordshire +22 24 £425 -19.04% 9
Cambridgeshire -4 12 £425 +45.29% 4
Essex 0 8 £375 -6.25% 4
Suffolk 0 2 £175 -56.25%
Bedfordshire - 2 £296 - 1
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (79.17%) Windows
2 61 (63.54%) Microsoft
3 51 (53.13%) Active Directory
4 46 (47.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (37.50%) SCCM
7 33 (34.38%) SCOM
7 33 (34.38%) VMware
8 30 (31.25%) HP
8 30 (31.25%) Citrix
9 27 (28.13%) SQL Server
10 26 (27.08%) PowerShell
11 24 (25.00%) Cisco
12 23 (23.96%) SharePoint
12 23 (23.96%) MS Exchange
12 23 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (22.92%) Symantec
14 21 (21.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 20 (20.83%) Data Centre
15 20 (20.83%) Firewall
15 20 (20.83%) Terminal Services
16 19 (19.79%) Windows 7
17 18 (18.75%) vSphere
18 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
20 15 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
20 15 (15.63%) MCSE
20 15 (15.63%) SQL
21 14 (14.58%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (23.96%) SharePoint
1 23 (23.96%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (9.38%) Tomcat
4 9 (9.38%) IIS
5 7 (7.29%) WebLogic
6 6 (6.25%) Apache
6 6 (6.25%) Lync
7 5 (5.21%) GlassFish
7 5 (5.21%) WebSphere
7 5 (5.21%) JBoss
8 4 (4.17%) WorkSite
9 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (1.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Office
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (10.42%) Office 365
2 5 (5.21%) IBM SmartCloud
3 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.04%) SaaS
5 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.83%) Firewall
2 14 (14.58%) LAN
2 14 (14.58%) WAN
2 14 (14.58%) DNS
3 13 (13.54%) SAN
4 10 (10.42%) DHCP
5 9 (9.38%) Wireless
6 5 (5.21%) VPN
6 5 (5.21%) VLAN
6 5 (5.21%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 4 (4.17%) MPLS
8 3 (3.13%) NAS
8 3 (3.13%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.13%) LDAP
8 3 (3.13%) SSH
9 1 (1.04%) VoIP
9 1 (1.04%) Intranet
9 1 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (10.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.21%) MySQL
6 4 (4.17%) Big Data
7 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (26.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (11.46%) Analyst
2 11 (11.46%) Architect
2 11 (11.46%) Consultant
3 9 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (8.33%) Administrator
5 7 (7.29%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
7 5 (5.21%) Cloud Consultant
7 5 (5.21%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Applications Architect
8 4 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) Web Services
1 2 (2.08%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.38%) HP Storage
3 7 (7.29%) PKI
4 5 (5.21%) Clustering
5 4 (4.17%) EqualLogic
6 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.08%) iPad
7 2 (2.08%) Tandem
7 2 (2.08%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (1.04%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.04%) CMDB
8 1 (1.04%) Celerra
8 1 (1.04%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 76 (79.17%) Windows
2 46 (47.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (19.79%) Windows 7
5 11 (11.46%) Linux
6 7 (7.29%) UNIX
7 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (3.13%) Android
8 3 (3.13%) Solaris
9 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.04%) Fedora
9 1 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.54%) Change Control
2 12 (12.50%) ITIL
3 11 (11.46%) Configuration Management
4 10 (10.42%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (8.33%) Network Management
5 8 (8.33%) Project Management
6 6 (6.25%) Server Building
7 5 (5.21%) Converged Infrastructure
7 5 (5.21%) Build Automation
7 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.21%) Change Management
7 5 (5.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.21%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.21%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (5.21%) Asset Management
7 5 (5.21%) Network Design
7 5 (5.21%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (4.17%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.17%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.08%) PowerShell
2 15 (15.63%) SQL
3 8 (8.33%) Perl
4 5 (5.21%) Korn
4 5 (5.21%) C#
4 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.17%) Java
5 4 (4.17%) Python
6 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 3 (3.13%) Bourne shell
6 3 (3.13%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (15.63%) MCSE
3 7 (7.29%) MCITP
4 6 (6.25%) Degree
5 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.13%) HNC
6 3 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.08%) MCSA
8 1 (1.04%) CCNP
8 1 (1.04%) CCNA
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) SLA
1 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 51 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 23 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (20.83%) Terminal Services
4 18 (18.75%) vSphere
5 8 (8.33%) XenServer
6 7 (7.29%) VMware ESX
7 5 (5.21%) XenApp
8 4 (4.17%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.17%) vCloud
9 3 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 36 (37.50%) SCCM
2 33 (34.38%) SCOM
3 21 (21.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (9.38%) ARCserve
5 4 (4.17%) Puppet
5 4 (4.17%) SCOrch
6 3 (3.13%) XenMobile
6 3 (3.13%) Oracle ZFS
7 2 (2.08%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 61 (63.54%) Microsoft
2 33 (34.38%) VMware
3 30 (31.25%) HP
3 30 (31.25%) Citrix
4 24 (25.00%) Cisco
5 22 (22.92%) Symantec
6 11 (11.46%) Dell
7 10 (10.42%) Red Hat
8 9 (9.38%) EMC
8 9 (9.38%) IBM
8 9 (9.38%) Oracle
9 8 (8.33%) CA
10 5 (5.21%) ServiceNow
11 4 (4.17%) 3PAR
12 3 (3.13%) SonicWALL
12 3 (3.13%) AppSense
12 3 (3.13%) NetApp
12 3 (3.13%) Sun
13 2 (2.08%) SAP
13 2 (2.08%) BMC
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