The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the East of England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 106 95 122
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +27
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 31 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.08% 1.32% 0.76%
As % of the System Software category 7.91% 9.39% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £266 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -20.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £223 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £400 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £26.25 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.19% +19.31%
System Software Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
392 330 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.67% 14.05% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 120 166
Average daily rate £275 £300 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £160 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 67 77
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.95 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £32.50 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Hyper-V
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
Essex 0 10 £208 -13.54% 2
Cambridgeshire -7 10 £293 +30.00% 13
Hertfordshire -5 6 £358 -7.74% 2
Suffolk -16 3 £400 -
Bedfordshire -18 2 - -
Norfolk - - - -
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 55 (70.51%) Windows
2 39 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 39 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (44.87%) HP
3 35 (44.87%) Firewall
4 33 (42.31%) MS Exchange
5 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
6 28 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (34.62%) Cisco
7 27 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 26 (33.33%) ITIL
9 24 (30.77%) Windows 7
10 23 (29.49%) SAN
11 22 (28.21%) VMware
12 21 (26.92%) Migration
13 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2003
14 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (21.79%) DNS
15 16 (20.51%) SQL
15 16 (20.51%) Wireless
16 15 (19.23%) MCSE
17 14 (17.95%) LAN
17 14 (17.95%) WAN
17 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
17 14 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
18 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (16.67%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 33 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 27 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (21.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (12.82%) SharePoint
5 7 (8.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.85%) Lync
7 2 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.28%) IIS
8 1 (1.28%) SAS
8 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (44.87%) Firewall
2 23 (29.49%) SAN
3 17 (21.79%) DNS
4 16 (20.51%) Wireless
5 14 (17.95%) LAN
5 14 (17.95%) WAN
5 14 (17.95%) TCP/IP
6 13 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (15.38%) DHCP
8 6 (7.69%) VPN
8 6 (7.69%) NAS
8 6 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (5.13%) MPLS
10 3 (3.85%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
12 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.28%) FCoE
12 1 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (1.28%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.28%) MSI
1 1 (1.28%) InstallShield
General
1 10 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Analyst
2 14 (17.95%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (11.54%) Developer
3 9 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Consultant
6 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Support
7 5 (6.41%) Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Support Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.54%) Web Services
2 6 (7.69%) XML
3 5 (6.41%) JSON
4 3 (3.85%) .NET
5 2 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.56%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.28%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Clustering
2 6 (7.69%) Replication
3 4 (5.13%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.13%) Fat Client
4 3 (3.85%) EqualLogic
5 2 (2.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.28%) PKI
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.28%) FMCG
6 1 (1.28%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 55 (70.51%) Windows
2 39 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (30.77%) Windows 7
5 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (14.10%) Linux
7 10 (12.82%) UNIX
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.56%) VMS
9 2 (2.56%) Solaris
10 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.33%) ITIL
2 21 (26.92%) Migration
3 9 (11.54%) Change Control
4 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (8.97%) Software Deployment
5 6 (7.69%) Project Management
6 4 (5.13%) CRM
6 4 (5.13%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 4 (5.13%) DevOps
7 3 (3.85%) Network Management
7 3 (3.85%) Load Balancing
7 3 (3.85%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (3.85%) TOGAF
7 3 (3.85%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.56%) Change Management
8 2 (2.56%) Validation
8 2 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.28%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) SQL
2 8 (10.26%) Java
3 7 (8.97%) PowerShell
4 6 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.13%) Ruby
6 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) VBScript
7 1 (1.28%) Python
7 1 (1.28%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (19.23%) MCSE
3 8 (10.26%) MCITP
4 5 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.13%) MCSA
5 4 (5.13%) Sun Certification
5 4 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.85%) CCNA
6 3 (3.85%) VCAP
7 2 (2.56%) NCDA
7 2 (2.56%) NCIE
7 2 (2.56%) CCNP
7 2 (2.56%) MCP
7 2 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.56%) Degree
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.28%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.82%) XenApp
3 10 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (11.54%) XenDesktop
5 7 (8.97%) vSphere
5 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (7.69%) KVM
7 5 (6.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.28%) Xen
8 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.28%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.28%) XenServer
8 1 (1.28%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) SCCM
1 10 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (11.54%) Puppet
3 4 (5.13%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.85%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.56%) SCOM
6 1 (1.28%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.28%) WSUS
6 1 (1.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 35 (44.87%) HP
2 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
3 27 (34.62%) Cisco
4 22 (28.21%) VMware
5 13 (16.67%) Citrix
6 11 (14.10%) Dell
7 10 (12.82%) IBM
8 7 (8.97%) Oracle
9 5 (6.41%) EMC
10 4 (5.13%) Nortel
10 4 (5.13%) NetApp
10 4 (5.13%) Juniper
10 4 (5.13%) Symantec
11 3 (3.85%) Mercator
11 3 (3.85%) CA
12 2 (2.56%) Sage
13 1 (1.28%) Veritas
13 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.28%) CommVault
13 1 (1.28%) Sun
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