The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 40 65 53
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 28 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.88% 0.79% 1.43%
As % of the System Software category 21.21% 7.79% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 3
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£425 £250 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -39.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £214 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £375 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+41.81% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £25.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-7.84% -7.27%
Hyper-V
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

System Software Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
132 77 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.28% 10.10% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 32 19
Average daily rate £375 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £410 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 11
Average hourly rate £14.93 £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £12.50 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £12.50 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
- +3.93%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 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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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
Watford +20 18 £450 +5.88% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £350 - 1
St Albans +1 2 £1,000 -
Rickmansworth - 2 £363 -
Potters Bar - 1 £475 -
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (87.23%) Windows
2 30 (63.83%) HP
3 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
4 25 (53.19%) VMware
5 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
9 14 (29.79%) DNS
9 14 (29.79%) SCCM
9 14 (29.79%) SCOM
10 12 (25.53%) VMware ESX
10 12 (25.53%) SharePoint
10 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
10 12 (25.53%) Dell
11 10 (21.28%) Citrix
11 10 (21.28%) DHCP
12 9 (19.15%) Project Management
12 9 (19.15%) SAN
12 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
13 8 (17.02%) vSphere
13 8 (17.02%) Degree
13 8 (17.02%) EMC
13 8 (17.02%) Terminal Services
13 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
13 8 (17.02%) Symantec
13 8 (17.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (14.89%) Cisco

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (25.53%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.64%) WorkSite
3 4 (8.51%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) DNS
2 10 (21.28%) DHCP
3 9 (19.15%) SAN
4 5 (10.64%) Firewall
4 5 (10.64%) MPLS
4 5 (10.64%) VPN
4 5 (10.64%) LAN
4 5 (10.64%) WAN
5 4 (8.51%) SSH
5 4 (8.51%) NAS
6 3 (6.38%) LDAP
6 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.64%) Big Data
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (6.38%) Legal
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Architect
2 9 (19.15%) Data Centre Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Applications Architect
4 6 (12.77%) Analyst
5 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Storage Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.38%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Junior Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Portfolio Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Junior IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) Junior
9 1 (2.13%) SCCM Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) SAP PI
2 3 (6.38%) Web Services
2 3 (6.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) PKI
3 4 (8.51%) CLARiiON
3 4 (8.51%) Symmetrix
3 4 (8.51%) EMC Centera
3 4 (8.51%) Celerra
3 4 (8.51%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (6.38%) iPad
5 2 (4.26%) Clustering
6 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) CMDB
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (87.23%) Windows
2 24 (51.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (48.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (46.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.51%) Linux
6 3 (6.38%) UNIX
6 3 (6.38%) Solaris
6 3 (6.38%) Android
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.13%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) Project Management
2 8 (17.02%) Configuration Management
3 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (12.77%) Network Design
4 6 (12.77%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) Analytics
5 5 (10.64%) Quality Management
5 5 (10.64%) Process Management
5 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.64%) ITIL
5 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.64%) Change Control
5 5 (10.64%) Data Analytics
6 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.38%) Workflow
7 3 (6.38%) Product Management
7 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.64%) SQL
3 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.38%) Perl
4 3 (6.38%) Python
4 3 (6.38%) Bourne shell
4 3 (6.38%) C-shell
5 1 (2.13%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (38.30%) Active Directory
3 12 (25.53%) VMware ESX
4 8 (17.02%) vSphere
4 8 (17.02%) Terminal Services
5 5 (10.64%) XenServer
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (29.79%) SCCM
1 14 (29.79%) SCOM
2 8 (17.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (4.26%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (63.83%) HP
2 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
3 25 (53.19%) VMware
4 12 (25.53%) Dell
5 10 (21.28%) Citrix
6 8 (17.02%) EMC
6 8 (17.02%) Symantec
7 7 (14.89%) Cisco
8 6 (12.77%) NetApp
9 5 (10.64%) 3PAR
10 4 (8.51%) Brocade
10 4 (8.51%) Metastorm
10 4 (8.51%) SAP
10 4 (8.51%) Nintex
11 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
11 3 (6.38%) Sun
11 3 (6.38%) Oracle
12 2 (4.26%) IBM
12 2 (4.26%) BMC
12 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
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