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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 77 99 79
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 51 42 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.93% 1.37% 1.67%
As % of the System Software category 14.70% 12.43% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 24
Average daily rate
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£350 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £204 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £23.63 £23.00 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% -45.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.07% +1.81%
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
347 338 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.10% 11.00% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 171 129
Average daily rate £325 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £140 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 37 56
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.35 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +27 26 £475 +72.72% 11
Cambridgeshire -10 9 £338 +44.38% 9
Norfolk +9 7 £350 +28.44% 1
Essex +5 6 £275 -29.03%
Suffolk -1 3 - - 2
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 63 (82.89%) Windows
2 45 (59.21%) VMware
3 37 (48.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (43.42%) HP
6 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (39.47%) Microsoft
7 30 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (38.16%) Active Directory
9 24 (31.58%) vSphere
10 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
11 20 (26.32%) Cisco
12 19 (25.00%) Firewall
12 19 (25.00%) SCCM
13 15 (19.74%) PowerShell
13 15 (19.74%) SAN
14 14 (18.42%) DNS
15 13 (17.11%) SCOM
16 12 (15.79%) Project Management
16 12 (15.79%) SharePoint
16 12 (15.79%) VMware ESX
17 11 (14.47%) Wireless
17 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
17 11 (14.47%) IIS
17 11 (14.47%) ITIL
17 11 (14.47%) Dell
17 11 (14.47%) Citrix
17 11 (14.47%) SQL Server 2008
17 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
18 10 (13.16%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 11 (14.47%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (14.47%) IIS
3 7 (9.21%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.21%) Tomcat
4 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
5 5 (6.58%) WorkSite
5 5 (6.58%) GlassFish
5 5 (6.58%) JBoss
6 4 (5.26%) Apache
6 4 (5.26%) Lync
6 4 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.58%) IBM SmartCloud
3 3 (3.95%) Office 365
4 2 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.00%) Firewall
2 15 (19.74%) SAN
3 14 (18.42%) DNS
4 11 (14.47%) Wireless
5 10 (13.16%) DHCP
6 9 (11.84%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (9.21%) LAN
7 7 (9.21%) WAN
8 6 (7.89%) VPN
9 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
9 5 (6.58%) SSH
9 5 (6.58%) MPLS
10 4 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (5.26%) NAS
11 3 (3.95%) Network Security
11 3 (3.95%) LDAP
12 2 (2.63%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.32%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (1.32%) Intranet
13 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.58%) Big Data
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.63%) MySQL
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (18.42%) Analyst
2 12 (15.79%) Architect
3 9 (11.84%) Data Centre Engineer
4 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Administrator
5 7 (9.21%) Applications Architect
6 5 (6.58%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.58%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Server Administrator
7 4 (5.26%) Storage Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Server Support
8 3 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.95%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Consultant
9 2 (2.63%) Desktop Support
9 2 (2.63%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.58%) Web Services
2 4 (5.26%) SAP PI
3 3 (3.95%) .NET
4 1 (1.32%) COM
4 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.89%) PKI
3 4 (5.26%) Celerra
3 4 (5.26%) Symmetrix DMX
3 4 (5.26%) CLARiiON
3 4 (5.26%) Symmetrix
3 4 (5.26%) EMC Centera
3 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (3.95%) iPad
5 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.63%) Clustering
6 1 (1.32%) CMDB
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 63 (82.89%) Windows
2 37 (48.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (13.16%) Linux
6 7 (9.21%) UNIX
7 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (7.89%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.95%) Android
8 3 (3.95%) Solaris
9 2 (2.63%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.79%) Project Management
2 11 (14.47%) ITIL
3 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
3 9 (11.84%) Change Control
4 8 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (7.89%) Network Design
6 6 (7.89%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (6.58%) Build Automation
7 5 (6.58%) Data Analytics
7 5 (6.58%) Analytics
7 5 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.58%) Migration
7 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.58%) Quality Management
7 5 (6.58%) Process Management
7 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.26%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.95%) Workflow
9 3 (3.95%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.74%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.53%) Perl
3 7 (9.21%) Bash Shell
4 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.58%) Korn
6 3 (3.95%) Bourne shell
6 3 (3.95%) C-shell
6 3 (3.95%) SQL
6 3 (3.95%) Python
7 1 (1.32%) Ruby
7 1 (1.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (5.26%) HNC
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.63%) MCSE
System Software
1 30 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (38.16%) Active Directory
3 24 (31.58%) vSphere
4 12 (15.79%) VMware ESX
5 9 (11.84%) XenServer
6 8 (10.53%) Terminal Services
7 4 (5.26%) vCloud
8 3 (3.95%) XenApp
9 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.63%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (25.00%) SCCM
2 13 (17.11%) SCOM
3 8 (10.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (3.95%) Puppet
4 3 (3.95%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.63%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (2.63%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.32%) WSUS
6 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (59.21%) VMware
2 33 (43.42%) HP
3 30 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 20 (26.32%) Cisco
5 11 (14.47%) Dell
5 11 (14.47%) Citrix
6 10 (13.16%) EMC
7 8 (10.53%) Oracle
7 8 (10.53%) Symantec
8 7 (9.21%) Red Hat
9 6 (7.89%) NetApp
10 5 (6.58%) IBM
10 5 (6.58%) 3PAR
11 4 (5.26%) Metastorm
11 4 (5.26%) Brocade
11 4 (5.26%) Nintex
11 4 (5.26%) SAP
12 3 (3.95%) Sun
12 3 (3.95%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.63%) ServiceNow
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