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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 138 89 126
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +37
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 19 35 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.61% 1.48% 0.74%
As % of the System Software category 5.57% 10.70% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £294 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% -16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +27.50%
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
341 327 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.99% 13.83% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 119 203
Average daily rate £288 £290 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £155 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 74 61
Average hourly rate £21.75 £16.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% -16.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £88.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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
Cambridgeshire +1 10 £285 +32.55% 3
Hertfordshire -24 4 £400 +18.51% 6
Essex -7 3 £220 - 1
Suffolk 0 1 £475 +80.95%
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 33 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 28 (49.12%) Firewall
4 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (43.86%) HP
7 24 (42.11%) MS Exchange
8 20 (35.09%) Cisco
8 20 (35.09%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (33.33%) Windows 7
9 19 (33.33%) SAN
10 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
11 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (24.56%) VMware
13 13 (22.81%) Wireless
13 13 (22.81%) DNS
13 13 (22.81%) SQL
13 13 (22.81%) LAN
13 13 (22.81%) WAN
13 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
13 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (21.05%) ITIL
15 11 (19.30%) Migration
15 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2003
16 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
17 9 (15.79%) DHCP
17 9 (15.79%) Linux
17 9 (15.79%) Change Control
18 8 (14.04%) Capacity Planning

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 24 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 20 (35.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (19.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
5 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.75%) Lync
7 1 (1.75%) IIS
7 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (49.12%) Firewall
2 19 (33.33%) SAN
3 13 (22.81%) Wireless
3 13 (22.81%) LAN
3 13 (22.81%) WAN
3 13 (22.81%) TCP/IP
3 13 (22.81%) DNS
4 9 (15.79%) DHCP
5 8 (14.04%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (10.53%) VPN
6 6 (10.53%) MPLS
7 5 (8.77%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (3.51%) SSH
9 1 (1.75%) NAS
9 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.75%) MS Access
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.75%) MSI
1 1 (1.75%) InstallShield
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.51%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Billing
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Technical Support
4 5 (8.77%) Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) Web Services
1 5 (8.77%) XML
2 4 (7.02%) JSON
3 3 (5.26%) .NET
4 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
5 1 (1.75%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (1.75%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.75%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Replication
2 3 (5.26%) EqualLogic
3 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.51%) Clustering
3 2 (3.51%) PKI
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.75%) FMCG
4 1 (1.75%) iPhone
4 1 (1.75%) Handset
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 16 (28.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (15.79%) Linux
7 6 (10.53%) Windows 8
8 5 (8.77%) UNIX
9 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.05%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Migration
3 9 (15.79%) Change Control
4 8 (14.04%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (7.02%) Network Management
6 3 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.26%) Software Deployment
6 3 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (5.26%) TOGAF
6 3 (5.26%) CRM
6 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.51%) Validation
7 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.51%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.75%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.75%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.75%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 8 (14.04%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.53%) Java
4 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.75%) Perl
6 1 (1.75%) Ruby
6 1 (1.75%) VBA
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) MCSE
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Sun Certification
2 3 (5.26%) MCITP
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) CCNA
4 1 (1.75%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.75%) VCAP
System Software
1 33 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.77%) KVM
4 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.51%) XenApp
6 2 (3.51%) vSphere
7 1 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) SCCM
1 7 (12.28%) Puppet
2 6 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (8.77%) Backup Exec
4 4 (7.02%) ARCserve
5 3 (5.26%) SCOM
5 3 (5.26%) SCVMM
5 3 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (3.51%) SCSM
6 2 (3.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (3.51%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.75%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.75%) MOM
7 1 (1.75%) WSUS
7 1 (1.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (1.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 27 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.86%) HP
3 20 (35.09%) Cisco
4 14 (24.56%) VMware
5 8 (14.04%) Dell
6 7 (12.28%) Symantec
7 6 (10.53%) Citrix
8 5 (8.77%) Oracle
8 5 (8.77%) Nortel
8 5 (8.77%) IBM
9 4 (7.02%) Juniper
9 4 (7.02%) CA
10 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.51%) Sage
10 2 (3.51%) EMC
11 1 (1.75%) Intel
11 1 (1.75%) Sun
11 1 (1.75%) NetApp
11 1 (1.75%) Veritas
11 1 (1.75%) McAfee
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