The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent 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 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 38 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.03% 0.34% 0.72%
As % of the System Software category 6.67% 2.17% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £210 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% -
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
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 Kent region.

System Software Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
45 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.46% 15.75% 13.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 25
Average daily rate £400 £375 £222
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +69.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Average hourly rate £11.35 £11.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.18% -76.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.80 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +6.45%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 22 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
Dartford - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) BCP
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BCP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) VMware