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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 72 42 75
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +33
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.48% 2.24% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 17.74% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
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 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%
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
76 62 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.05% 12.65% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 19
Average daily rate £240 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £122 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 13
Average hourly rate £23.00 £12.55 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.26% -30.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £26.00 £33.38
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 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
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 19 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
Watford -2 3 £400 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - - 4
Stevenage - - - -
Hyper-V
East of England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) SCCM
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (20.00%) SCSM
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (20.00%) SCOM
5 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) Puppet
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 2 (20.00%) SSH

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
1 1 (10.00%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Packager
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SCSM
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) MOM
3 1 (10.00%) WSUS
3 1 (10.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (10.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Sage
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Intel
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (10.00%) Trend Micro