The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 90 85 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +28
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 30 32 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.45% 1.64% 0.34%
As % of the System Software category 9.40% 12.96% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 3
Average daily rate
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£348 £203 £404
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.72% -49.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £181 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £342 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.91% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -12.38%
Hyper-V
South East

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

System Software Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
319 247 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.37% 12.65% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 127 133
Average daily rate £348 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £185 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 28 41
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Farnborough - 5 £133 - 2
Portsmouth -1 3 £100 -42.85%
Southampton -3 3 - - 9
Hook -5 2 £342 +51.99%
Winchester -8 2 £545 -
Basingstoke -9 2 - - 3
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 52 (80.00%) Windows
2 48 (73.85%) Microsoft
3 43 (66.15%) Active Directory
3 43 (66.15%) Security Cleared
4 33 (50.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (44.62%) VMware
6 25 (38.46%) SC Cleared
7 24 (36.92%) PowerShell
8 23 (35.38%) Windows 7
9 20 (30.77%) ITIL
10 19 (29.23%) VBScript
10 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (27.69%) SQL
12 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (23.08%) MCITP
13 15 (23.08%) SCCM
13 15 (23.08%) SharePoint
14 14 (21.54%) XML
14 14 (21.54%) HTML
15 13 (20.00%) MCSA
15 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
16 12 (18.46%) High Availability
17 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
17 11 (16.92%) Cisco
17 11 (16.92%) Firewall
18 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
18 10 (15.38%) MS Exchange
19 9 (13.85%) CCNA

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 15 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 10 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.15%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.62%) OpenStack
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.62%) IIS
6 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.54%) Lync
7 1 (1.54%) FileNet
7 1 (1.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Office 365
2 3 (4.62%) OpenShift
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) Firewall
2 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 5 (7.69%) DNS
3 5 (7.69%) LAN
3 5 (7.69%) WAN
4 3 (4.62%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.62%) Network Security
4 3 (4.62%) EIGRP
4 3 (4.62%) OSPF
4 3 (4.62%) SSL
4 3 (4.62%) DHCP
5 2 (3.08%) SMS
5 2 (3.08%) SAN
5 2 (3.08%) Internet
5 2 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.54%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.54%) VLAN
6 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.62%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
1 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.62%) StarTeam
2 3 (4.62%) MSI
3 2 (3.08%) WinRunner
3 2 (3.08%) TestDirector
3 2 (3.08%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 3 (4.62%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Military
3 1 (1.54%) Legal
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (16.92%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Support Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Support
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Software Tester
7 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Tester
7 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) XML
1 14 (21.54%) HTML
2 4 (6.15%) .NET
3 3 (4.62%) Regular Expression
3 3 (4.62%) Web Services
4 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Open Source
1 3 (4.62%) Public Cloud
1 3 (4.62%) Clustering
1 3 (4.62%) Cryptography
1 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.62%) EPoS
2 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.08%) PKI
2 2 (3.08%) PDA
2 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 52 (80.00%) Windows
2 33 (50.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (35.38%) Windows 7
4 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (26.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.31%) Windows XP
7 7 (10.77%) Windows 8
7 7 (10.77%) Linux
8 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.62%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.08%) AIX
11 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) ITIL
2 12 (18.46%) High Availability
3 6 (9.23%) Service Delivery
3 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (9.23%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 5 (7.69%) Service Management
5 4 (6.15%) CRM
5 4 (6.15%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.15%) Scrum
5 4 (6.15%) Network Management
6 3 (4.62%) Change Control
6 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.62%) Coaching
6 3 (4.62%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.62%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.62%) Test Management
6 3 (4.62%) Test Scripting
6 3 (4.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.92%) PowerShell
2 19 (29.23%) VBScript
3 18 (27.69%) SQL
4 6 (9.23%) VB
5 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.15%) C#
7 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.62%) VBA
7 3 (4.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (66.15%) Security Cleared
2 25 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 19 (29.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (23.08%) MCITP
5 13 (20.00%) MCSA
6 9 (13.85%) CCNA
6 9 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (10.77%) DV Cleared
8 6 (9.23%) MCSE
9 4 (6.15%) ISTQB
10 3 (4.62%) RHCSA
10 3 (4.62%) MCTS
10 3 (4.62%) RHCA
10 3 (4.62%) Degree
10 3 (4.62%) RHCE
10 3 (4.62%) CCNP
11 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.54%) ISEB
12 1 (1.54%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
2 3 (4.62%) JSP 440
2 3 (4.62%) SLA
3 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (66.15%) Active Directory
2 19 (29.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.15%) vSphere
4 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.54%) XenApp
6 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) SCCM
2 6 (9.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (6.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (6.15%) SCOM
3 4 (6.15%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.62%) SCDPM
4 3 (4.62%) Nagios
4 3 (4.62%) OpenView
5 2 (3.08%) ARCserve
5 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (3.08%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (3.08%) SCSM
6 1 (1.54%) WSUS
6 1 (1.54%) Puppet
6 1 (1.54%) Netcool
6 1 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (73.85%) Microsoft
2 29 (44.62%) VMware
3 11 (16.92%) Cisco
4 9 (13.85%) HP
5 8 (12.31%) McAfee
6 7 (10.77%) Oracle
7 6 (9.23%) NetApp
8 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 5 (7.69%) Citrix
9 4 (6.15%) Lumension
10 3 (4.62%) Acronis
10 3 (4.62%) ArcSight
10 3 (4.62%) Borland
11 2 (3.08%) Dell
11 2 (3.08%) Veritas
11 2 (3.08%) Mitel
12 1 (1.54%) Veeam
12 1 (1.54%) AppSense
12 1 (1.54%) Wyse
12 1 (1.54%) Lotus