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 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 32 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.10% 0.35% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 22.50% 1.79% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £295 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -30.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
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
40 56 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 13.79% 19.72% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 19
Average daily rate £425 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £163 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 21
Average hourly rate £10.78 £17.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.53% -9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.16 £27.30 £19.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
West Malling - 2 £350 -
Faversham - - - -
Stansted - - - -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (33.33%) Puppet
6 4 (33.33%) DevOps
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
6 4 (33.33%) XenApp
6 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) SCCM
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
8 2 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (16.67%) vSphere
8 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
8 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) Advertising
8 2 (16.67%) Migration
8 2 (16.67%) SAN
8 2 (16.67%) CommVault
8 2 (16.67%) Veritas

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) DevOps
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Build Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) BCP
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) CommVault
3 2 (16.67%) Veritas
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
Kent
Noir Consulting
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