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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 202 272 283
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +11
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 508 307 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.06% 0.66% 0.64%
As % of the System Software category 10.97% 6.97% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 177 125
Average daily rate
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£417 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £197 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+50.90% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 19 21
Average hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £48.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -18.98%
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
4631 4404 3915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.71% 9.46% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2592 2214 1874
Average daily rate £385 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+14.51% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 534 519 675
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £10.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.15 £35.06 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 2 March 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
South East +48 189 £423 +53.63% 50
London +43 137 £425 +21.42% 77
North West +27 54 £325 +46.06% 28
East of England +8 33 £475 +82.69% 14
West Midlands +24 29 £300 +29.72% 8
South West -23 22 £420 +48.67% 42
Yorkshire +6 21 £363 -27.50% 28
East Midlands +4 16 £450 +89.47% 10
Midlands +6 2 £200 +53.84%
North East +1 1 - - 2
Hyper-V
UK

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 752 (77.53%) Windows
2 577 (59.48%) VMware
3 536 (55.26%) Microsoft
4 515 (53.09%) Active Directory
5 443 (45.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 420 (43.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 289 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 274 (28.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 255 (26.29%) MS Exchange
10 249 (25.67%) Citrix
11 240 (24.74%) SAN
12 218 (22.47%) HP
13 214 (22.06%) Cisco
13 214 (22.06%) SCCM
14 194 (20.00%) Clustering
14 194 (20.00%) SQL
15 192 (19.79%) ITIL
16 174 (17.94%) Security Cleared
17 170 (17.53%) Firewall
18 167 (17.22%) DNS
19 165 (17.01%) SharePoint
20 154 (15.88%) SQL Server
21 141 (14.54%) Windows 7
22 139 (14.33%) Microsoft Certification
23 136 (14.02%) PowerShell
24 133 (13.71%) Exchange Server 2013
25 132 (13.61%) NetApp
26 129 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2010
27 128 (13.20%) WAN
27 128 (13.20%) Migration

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 255 (26.29%) MS Exchange
2 165 (17.01%) SharePoint
3 133 (13.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 129 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 117 (12.06%) Lync
6 91 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 87 (8.97%) IIS
8 67 (6.91%) Exchange Server 2003
9 56 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
10 53 (5.46%) BizTalk Server
11 48 (4.95%) SharePoint 2013
12 30 (3.09%) OpenStack
13 29 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 25 (2.58%) Office Communications Server
15 13 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
16 12 (1.24%) IBM Notes
16 12 (1.24%) Apache
17 11 (1.13%) Tomcat
18 8 (0.82%) WebSphere
19 6 (0.62%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 110 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 64 (6.60%) MS Office
3 11 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.82%) MS Project
5 3 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 48 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.21%) RMDS
5 1 (0.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 99 (10.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (7.73%) Office 365
3 45 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (1.55%) PaaS
5 12 (1.24%) IaaS
6 9 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (0.72%) SaaS
8 3 (0.31%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.31%) IBM SmartCloud
9 1 (0.10%) GitHub
9 1 (0.10%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 240 (24.74%) SAN
2 170 (17.53%) Firewall
3 167 (17.22%) DNS
4 128 (13.20%) WAN
5 123 (12.68%) LAN
6 121 (12.47%) DHCP
7 93 (9.59%) TCP/IP
8 77 (7.94%) NAS
9 59 (6.08%) VPN
10 57 (5.88%) NetScaler
11 53 (5.46%) iSCSI
12 52 (5.36%) VLAN
13 43 (4.43%) Cisco ASA
14 42 (4.33%) Fibre Channel
15 36 (3.71%) MPLS
16 30 (3.09%) Wireless
17 28 (2.89%) Network Security
18 26 (2.68%) Internet
19 25 (2.58%) Cisco IOS
20 21 (2.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (2.06%) Oracle Database
4 13 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (0.82%) MySQL
5 8 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.52%) Big Data
8 4 (0.41%) HBase
8 4 (0.41%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.31%) RDBMS
9 3 (0.31%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.10%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.10%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 17 (1.75%) StarTeam
2 12 (1.24%) MSI
3 11 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.13%) TeamCity
4 10 (1.03%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.31%) WinRunner
6 3 (0.31%) TestDirector
6 3 (0.31%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (0.31%) Wise Package Studio
6 3 (0.31%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.21%) SpecFlow
7 2 (0.21%) WiX
7 2 (0.21%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.21%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.10%) Selenium
8 1 (0.10%) Metasploit
General
1 65 (6.70%) Finance
2 19 (1.96%) Retail
3 16 (1.65%) Banking
3 16 (1.65%) Telecoms
4 14 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.24%) Law
5 12 (1.24%) Legal
6 8 (0.82%) Games
7 6 (0.62%) Military
8 5 (0.52%) Publishing
8 5 (0.52%) Marketing
9 4 (0.41%) Local Government
9 4 (0.41%) Advertising
10 3 (0.31%) Electronics
10 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.21%) Back Office
11 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.10%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.10%) Billing
Job Titles
1 171 (17.63%) Architect
2 127 (13.09%) Analyst
3 109 (11.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 79 (8.14%) Consultant
5 67 (6.91%) 3rd Line Support
6 66 (6.80%) Technical Architect
7 62 (6.39%) Support Engineer
8 58 (5.98%) Infrastructure Architect
8 58 (5.98%) Server Engineer
9 50 (5.15%) Support Analyst
10 38 (3.92%) Administrator
11 33 (3.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 27 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
13 26 (2.68%) Wintel Engineer
14 25 (2.58%) IT Support
14 25 (2.58%) Wintel Analyst
15 24 (2.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 23 (2.37%) Network Engineer
17 19 (1.96%) 2nd Line Support
18 18 (1.86%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (4.33%) Application Packaging
2 40 (4.12%) .NET
3 30 (3.09%) Middleware
4 22 (2.27%) XML
5 20 (2.06%) Web Services
6 15 (1.55%) HTML
7 6 (0.62%) XSLT
7 6 (0.62%) XML Messaging
7 6 (0.62%) .NET Framework
7 6 (0.62%) Java EE
7 6 (0.62%) Rendezvous
8 5 (0.52%) SAP PI
9 3 (0.31%) WSH
9 3 (0.31%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.31%) COM+
10 2 (0.21%) COM
10 2 (0.21%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.10%) LINQ
11 1 (0.10%) jQuery
11 1 (0.10%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 194 (20.00%) Clustering
2 57 (5.88%) Replication
3 36 (3.71%) Blackberry
4 33 (3.40%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.30%) PKI
6 30 (3.09%) Thin Client
6 30 (3.09%) Fat Client
7 20 (2.06%) Celerra
8 12 (1.24%) Open Source
8 12 (1.24%) NHS
8 12 (1.24%) CLARiiON
9 11 (1.13%) Cryptography
10 10 (1.03%) Management Information System
11 9 (0.93%) Computer Science
12 8 (0.82%) User Experience
12 8 (0.82%) CESG
13 7 (0.72%) FlexPod
13 7 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
13 7 (0.72%) Online Games
14 5 (0.52%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 752 (77.53%) Windows
2 420 (43.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 289 (29.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 274 (28.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 141 (14.54%) Windows 7
6 110 (11.34%) Linux
7 64 (6.60%) Windows XP
8 59 (6.08%) UNIX
9 36 (3.71%) Windows 8
10 33 (3.40%) Solaris
11 23 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (2.06%) CentOS
13 15 (1.55%) Windows 2000
14 14 (1.44%) Ubuntu
15 11 (1.13%) Windows Vista
16 10 (1.03%) Android
16 10 (1.03%) HPUX
17 6 (0.62%) AIX
17 6 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (19.79%) ITIL
2 128 (13.20%) Migration
3 87 (8.97%) Disaster Recovery
4 69 (7.11%) Service Management
5 56 (5.77%) CRM
6 52 (5.36%) Service Delivery
7 51 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 45 (4.64%) Project Management
9 38 (3.92%) Incident Management
10 37 (3.81%) Load Balancing
11 36 (3.71%) Change Management
12 35 (3.61%) ITSM
12 35 (3.61%) Change Control
13 30 (3.09%) Performance Tuning
14 25 (2.58%) Stakeholder Management
15 24 (2.47%) Enterprise Architecture
15 24 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
16 23 (2.37%) Network Design
16 23 (2.37%) Business Continuity
17 21 (2.16%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 194 (20.00%) SQL
2 136 (14.02%) PowerShell
3 76 (7.84%) VBScript
4 36 (3.71%) VB
5 21 (2.16%) C#
6 17 (1.75%) Shell Script
7 12 (1.24%) JavaScript
8 11 (1.13%) Java
9 10 (1.03%) Perl
9 10 (1.03%) Ruby
10 9 (0.93%) C
11 7 (0.72%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.62%) VBA
12 6 (0.62%) Python
13 5 (0.52%) PHP
14 2 (0.21%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.21%) C++
14 2 (0.21%) Korn
Qualifications
1 174 (17.94%) Security Cleared
2 139 (14.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 106 (10.93%) SC Cleared
3 106 (10.93%) MCSE
4 61 (6.29%) DV Cleared
5 49 (5.05%) MCP
6 41 (4.23%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (3.92%) MCITP
7 38 (3.92%) CCNA
8 37 (3.81%) MCTS
9 35 (3.61%) VCP4
10 34 (3.51%) MCSA
11 31 (3.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 19 (1.96%) Degree
13 15 (1.55%) CCA
13 15 (1.55%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (1.03%) CCNP
15 9 (0.93%) VCP5
16 8 (0.82%) RHCSA
17 7 (0.72%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.78%) SLA
2 13 (1.34%) QA
3 12 (1.24%) JSP 440
4 6 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 515 (53.09%) Active Directory
2 443 (45.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (12.99%) XenApp
4 120 (12.37%) vSphere
5 76 (7.84%) XenDesktop
6 53 (5.46%) Xen
7 46 (4.74%) VMware ESX
8 41 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
9 35 (3.61%) XenServer
10 30 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
10 30 (3.09%) Terminal Services
11 29 (2.99%) NFS
12 18 (1.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 17 (1.75%) KVM
14 16 (1.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 16 (1.65%) Firmware
15 14 (1.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 14 (1.44%) DFS Replication
16 13 (1.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 11 (1.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 214 (22.06%) SCCM
2 99 (10.21%) SCOM
3 55 (5.67%) SCVMM
4 38 (3.92%) Backup Exec
5 28 (2.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 28 (2.89%) WSUS
6 24 (2.47%) Puppet
7 22 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 19 (1.96%) EdgeSight
9 18 (1.86%) HP SIM
9 18 (1.86%) McAfee ePO
10 14 (1.44%) SCDPM
11 13 (1.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 13 (1.34%) EMC NetWorker
12 12 (1.24%) SCOrch
12 12 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 11 (1.13%) SCSM
13 11 (1.13%) NetBackup
14 10 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
15 9 (0.93%) Legato
Vendors
1 577 (59.48%) VMware
2 536 (55.26%) Microsoft
3 249 (25.67%) Citrix
4 218 (22.47%) HP
5 214 (22.06%) Cisco
6 132 (13.61%) NetApp
7 100 (10.31%) EMC
8 98 (10.10%) Dell
9 69 (7.11%) Oracle
10 48 (4.95%) Symantec
11 41 (4.23%) McAfee
12 39 (4.02%) IBM
13 37 (3.81%) CheckPoint
14 35 (3.61%) Veeam
15 30 (3.09%) Lumension
15 30 (3.09%) Sophos
16 27 (2.78%) 3PAR
17 26 (2.68%) F5
18 24 (2.47%) AppSense
19 21 (2.16%) Wyse
London
Evermore Global
Rate: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum £65k-£75k + excellent package + bonu
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £75 - £125 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £595.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £10 - £13 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320.00 - £375.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £320.00 - £375.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £320 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
networx
Rate: £Competitive Package plus Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesbrough, North East, United Kingdom
Fine Organics
Rate: £20,000 - £22,000
Posted: 7 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Runcorn
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago