The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 224 248 276
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +28
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 478 372 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.96% 0.78% 0.66%
As % of the System Software category 9.46% 7.83% 6.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 223 172
Average daily rate
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£340 £325 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -11.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 15
Average hourly rate £20.80 £22.35 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% -10.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £18.77 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.20 £24.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.60 £22.35 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% -10.62%
Hyper-V
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5052 4750 4498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.16% 9.92% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2921 2614 2243
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 528 589 607
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £28.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in England

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the England region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in England

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in England

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the England region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in England

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
London -3 129 £371 +1.71% 74
South East +10 111 £343 +1.70% 57
North West -5 66 £250 -16.66% 33
East of England +20 53 £390 +41.81% 16
South West +5 42 £375 +7.91% 18
Yorkshire -10 28 £250 -28.57% 21
East Midlands -3 19 £301 -4.44% 9
North East -13 17 £450 +38.46% 2
West Midlands +3 10 £249 -0.50% 26
Midlands -1 1 £295 -26.25% 2
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 768 (75.81%) Windows
2 602 (59.43%) VMware
3 543 (53.60%) Microsoft
4 465 (45.90%) Active Directory
5 435 (42.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 345 (34.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 289 (28.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 258 (25.47%) Citrix
9 254 (25.07%) SCCM
10 248 (24.48%) MS Exchange
11 245 (24.19%) SAN
12 229 (22.61%) Windows Server 2003
13 222 (21.92%) ITIL
14 220 (21.72%) HP
15 203 (20.04%) Cisco
16 190 (18.76%) SQL
17 178 (17.57%) DNS
17 178 (17.57%) PowerShell
18 176 (17.37%) Firewall
19 171 (16.88%) Security Cleared
20 170 (16.78%) SQL Server
21 161 (15.89%) WAN
22 154 (15.20%) Migration
23 153 (15.10%) vSphere
24 152 (15.00%) Data Centre
25 146 (14.41%) SharePoint
26 141 (13.92%) Clustering
27 138 (13.62%) Linux
28 137 (13.52%) Exchange Server 2010
29 134 (13.23%) LAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 248 (24.48%) MS Exchange
2 146 (14.41%) SharePoint
3 137 (13.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 106 (10.46%) IIS
5 100 (9.87%) Exchange Server 2013
6 92 (9.08%) Lync
7 72 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2007
8 42 (4.15%) Exchange Server 2003
8 42 (4.15%) Tomcat
9 38 (3.75%) OpenStack
10 26 (2.57%) Apache
11 23 (2.27%) Office Communications Server
12 22 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
13 21 (2.07%) WebSphere
14 20 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
15 19 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
16 18 (1.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 18 (1.78%) IBM Notes
17 10 (0.99%) WebLogic
18 8 (0.79%) JBoss
Applications
1 106 (10.46%) MS Excel
2 75 (7.40%) MS Office
3 17 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 12 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 21 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.69%) RMDS
3 6 (0.59%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.099%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 105 (10.37%) Office 365
2 90 (8.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (2.86%) PaaS
5 19 (1.88%) IaaS
6 10 (0.99%) SaaS
7 5 (0.49%) IBM SmartCloud
7 5 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.20%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.20%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.099%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.099%) GitHub
10 1 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 245 (24.19%) SAN
2 178 (17.57%) DNS
3 176 (17.37%) Firewall
4 161 (15.89%) WAN
5 134 (13.23%) LAN
6 113 (11.15%) DHCP
7 81 (8.00%) TCP/IP
8 69 (6.81%) VLAN
9 66 (6.52%) NAS
10 64 (6.32%) VPN
11 50 (4.94%) Wireless
12 48 (4.74%) iSCSI
13 47 (4.64%) MPLS
14 41 (4.05%) Network Security
15 36 (3.55%) Internet
16 34 (3.36%) Fibre Channel
17 33 (3.26%) Cisco ASA
17 33 (3.26%) NetScaler
17 33 (3.26%) SSL
18 25 (2.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (16.78%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (3.75%) Oracle Database
4 25 (2.47%) MySQL
5 20 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (1.58%) Big Data
8 14 (1.38%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.28%) Relational Database
10 7 (0.69%) HBase
10 7 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (0.59%) SSDT
12 5 (0.49%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.30%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
14 2 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.099%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (1.48%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.28%) JIRA
3 13 (1.28%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.18%) TeamCity
4 12 (1.18%) Visual Studio
5 8 (0.79%) Subversion
5 8 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 7 (0.69%) Metasploit
6 7 (0.69%) MSI
7 6 (0.59%) MSBuild
8 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.49%) WinDbg
9 4 (0.39%) Ant
9 4 (0.39%) Maven
9 4 (0.39%) StarTeam
10 2 (0.20%) Lombardi
10 2 (0.20%) WinRunner
10 2 (0.20%) TestDirector
10 2 (0.20%) HP UFT
General
1 97 (9.58%) Finance
2 15 (1.48%) Banking
2 15 (1.48%) Retail
3 13 (1.28%) Telecoms
4 12 (1.18%) Local Government
5 9 (0.89%) Manufacturing
6 7 (0.69%) Legal
6 7 (0.69%) Back Office
7 5 (0.49%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.30%) Games
8 3 (0.30%) Military
8 3 (0.30%) Automotive
8 3 (0.30%) Marketing
9 2 (0.20%) Law
9 2 (0.20%) Electronics
9 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.20%) Advertising
9 2 (0.20%) Publishing
9 2 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.099%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 164 (16.19%) Architect
2 144 (14.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 108 (10.66%) Analyst
4 91 (8.98%) Consultant
4 91 (8.98%) 3rd Line Support
5 85 (8.39%) Support Engineer
6 68 (6.71%) Administrator
6 68 (6.71%) Infrastructure Architect
7 61 (6.02%) Server Engineer
8 54 (5.33%) Support Analyst
9 47 (4.64%) Solutions Architect
9 47 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 40 (3.95%) Technical Architect
11 35 (3.46%) Wintel Engineer
12 32 (3.16%) Systems Administrator
12 32 (3.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 23 (2.27%) Network Engineer
14 22 (2.17%) Server Support
15 20 (1.97%) 2nd Line Support
16 19 (1.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (3.55%) Middleware
2 31 (3.06%) XML
3 23 (2.27%) .NET
4 19 (1.88%) HTML
5 17 (1.68%) Web Services
6 10 (0.99%) XSLT
7 9 (0.89%) Rendezvous
8 8 (0.79%) Application Packaging
9 7 (0.69%) Ultra Messaging
9 7 (0.69%) LAMP
10 6 (0.59%) J2EE
11 5 (0.49%) Java EE
12 4 (0.39%) X-Windows
12 4 (0.39%) SAP PI
13 3 (0.30%) Regular Expression
14 2 (0.20%) Software Packaging
14 2 (0.20%) Drools
14 2 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (0.20%) JSP
14 2 (0.20%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 152 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 141 (13.92%) Clustering
3 52 (5.13%) Replication
4 48 (4.74%) PKI
5 43 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
6 41 (4.05%) Private Cloud
7 26 (2.57%) Public Cloud
7 26 (2.57%) Blackberry
8 24 (2.37%) EMC VNX
9 20 (1.97%) CLARiiON
9 20 (1.97%) Celerra
10 18 (1.78%) EqualLogic
10 18 (1.78%) Client/Server
10 18 (1.78%) HP Storage
11 17 (1.68%) Thin Client
11 17 (1.68%) Fat Client
12 14 (1.38%) HP StoreVirtual
13 13 (1.28%) NHS
14 11 (1.09%) Computer Science
15 9 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 768 (75.81%) Windows
2 345 (34.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 289 (28.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 229 (22.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 138 (13.62%) Linux
6 131 (12.93%) Windows 7
7 55 (5.43%) UNIX
8 41 (4.05%) Windows 8
9 33 (3.26%) Solaris
10 30 (2.96%) Windows XP
11 24 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (2.07%) CentOS
13 16 (1.58%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.99%) Windows Vista
14 10 (0.99%) Android
14 10 (0.99%) HPUX
15 8 (0.79%) AIX
16 7 (0.69%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (0.69%) Data ONTAP
17 5 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (21.92%) ITIL
2 154 (15.20%) Migration
3 70 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 67 (6.61%) Service Management
5 58 (5.73%) Project Management
6 52 (5.13%) Configuration Management
7 49 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
8 45 (4.44%) Change Control
9 41 (4.05%) ITSM
10 38 (3.75%) Agile Software Development
10 38 (3.75%) Load Balancing
11 37 (3.65%) Incident Management
11 37 (3.65%) Performance Tuning
12 35 (3.46%) Data Protection
13 34 (3.36%) Service Delivery
14 31 (3.06%) DevOps
15 30 (2.96%) CRM
16 28 (2.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 28 (2.76%) Problem Management
17 27 (2.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 190 (18.76%) SQL
2 178 (17.57%) PowerShell
3 55 (5.43%) VBScript
4 27 (2.67%) Java
5 26 (2.57%) C#
5 26 (2.57%) Perl
6 25 (2.47%) Python
7 13 (1.28%) JavaScript
8 11 (1.09%) Shell Script
8 11 (1.09%) VB
9 9 (0.89%) C
9 9 (0.89%) Bash Shell
10 8 (0.79%) Ruby
10 8 (0.79%) Korn
10 8 (0.79%) C++
10 8 (0.79%) T-SQL
11 6 (0.59%) C-shell
12 5 (0.49%) C++/CLI
13 4 (0.39%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 171 (16.88%) Security Cleared
2 126 (12.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 106 (10.46%) SC Cleared
4 77 (7.60%) MCSE
5 63 (6.22%) DV Cleared
6 53 (5.23%) MCITP
7 42 (4.15%) Cisco Certification
8 41 (4.05%) MCP
9 37 (3.65%) CCNA
10 32 (3.16%) MCSA
10 32 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 26 (2.57%) Degree
12 23 (2.27%) MCTS
13 16 (1.58%) CCNP
14 15 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
15 10 (0.99%) VCP5
16 9 (0.89%) CCA
16 9 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (0.59%) VCP4
18 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (3.16%) SLA
2 16 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.28%) QA
4 11 (1.09%) JSP 440
5 9 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.099%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 465 (45.90%) Active Directory
2 435 (42.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 153 (15.10%) vSphere
4 96 (9.48%) XenApp
5 61 (6.02%) VMware ESX
6 60 (5.92%) XenDesktop
7 57 (5.63%) Xen
8 48 (4.74%) VMware ESXi
9 43 (4.24%) Microsoft App-V
10 30 (2.96%) NFS
10 30 (2.96%) Terminal Services
11 27 (2.67%) XenServer
12 19 (1.88%) KVM
13 16 (1.58%) vCloud
14 13 (1.28%) SRDF
15 12 (1.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 12 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
16 10 (0.99%) VMware Server
17 9 (0.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 9 (0.89%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 254 (25.07%) SCCM
2 129 (12.73%) SCOM
3 45 (4.44%) SCVMM
4 38 (3.75%) WSUS
5 30 (2.96%) Backup Exec
6 26 (2.57%) Puppet
7 22 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 19 (1.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 19 (1.88%) OVSD
9 18 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (1.38%) SCOrch
11 12 (1.18%) NetBackup
11 12 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 11 (1.09%) Nagios
12 11 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
13 10 (0.99%) SCSM
13 10 (0.99%) AirWatch
14 9 (0.89%) Ansible
14 9 (0.89%) SCDPM
14 9 (0.89%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 602 (59.43%) VMware
2 543 (53.60%) Microsoft
3 258 (25.47%) Citrix
4 220 (21.72%) HP
5 203 (20.04%) Cisco
6 114 (11.25%) NetApp
7 105 (10.37%) EMC
8 91 (8.98%) Oracle
9 89 (8.79%) Dell
10 65 (6.42%) IBM
11 56 (5.53%) Symantec
12 46 (4.54%) CheckPoint
13 43 (4.24%) F5
14 36 (3.55%) Red Hat
15 34 (3.36%) Juniper
16 29 (2.86%) McAfee
17 27 (2.67%) SAP
17 27 (2.67%) Brocade
17 27 (2.67%) Veeam
18 26 (2.57%) 3PAR
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Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Rate: £220 - £275 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £15 - £18 Per Hour
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £120 - £160 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £260 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £27 - £30 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
England
iKonnect
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £12 - £17 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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