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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 113 98 93
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 14 31 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 1.21% 1.49%
As % of the System Software category 4.84% 9.28% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 23
Average daily rate £325 £475 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +97.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £425 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £525 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £390 £290
% change year-on-year
-14.10% +34.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £22.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +65.07%
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
289 334 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.13% 13.05% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 153 152
Average daily rate £325 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 83 45
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.58% +10.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.74 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £34.13 £43.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -8 4 £413 -13.15% 9
Essex - 4 £258 - 2
Cambridgeshire +12 3 £248 - 5
Bedfordshire - 3 £325 - 2
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 17 (48.57%) VMware
4 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (34.29%) Citrix
6 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
7 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (25.71%) SCCM
8 8 (22.86%) SCOM
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
9 7 (20.00%) ITIL
9 7 (20.00%) SQL
9 7 (20.00%) Migration
9 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
11 5 (14.29%) XenApp
11 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
11 5 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
11 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (14.29%) Symantec
11 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 5 (14.29%) Firewall
12 4 (11.43%) SAN
12 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (11.43%) HP
12 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 4 (11.43%) NetScaler
2 4 (11.43%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) DHCP
4 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 2 (5.71%) Wireless
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.86%) MPLS
5 1 (2.86%) Skype
5 1 (2.86%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.71%) Power BI
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.86%) Big Data
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (5.71%) Server Migration Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.71%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.86%) Celerra
4 1 (2.86%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.86%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.86%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
1 7 (20.00%) Migration
2 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.57%) Change Management
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.71%) Change Control
5 2 (5.71%) Data Management
5 2 (5.71%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.71%) ETL
5 2 (5.71%) Logistics
5 2 (5.71%) Master Data Management
5 2 (5.71%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) Network Design
6 1 (2.86%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) Java
3 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.86%) C
4 1 (2.86%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.71%) MCSE
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.86%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO27002
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 5 (14.29%) XenApp
3 5 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 4 (11.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (8.57%) vCloud
5 3 (8.57%) vSphere
6 2 (5.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) SCCM
2 8 (22.86%) SCOM
3 5 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (11.43%) XenMobile
5 3 (8.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (48.57%) VMware
3 12 (34.29%) Citrix
4 5 (14.29%) Symantec
5 4 (11.43%) AppSense
5 4 (11.43%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle
6 3 (8.57%) ThinPrint
7 2 (5.71%) Dell
7 2 (5.71%) EMC
8 1 (2.86%) arcserve
8 1 (2.86%) CA
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) IBM
8 1 (2.86%) iManage
8 1 (2.86%) Isilon
8 1 (2.86%) NetApp
8 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto