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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+41.81% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.36%
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 38 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.46% 19.00% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 35
Average daily rate £466 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £138 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.34% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +19.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (66.67%) TeamCity
4 8 (66.67%) Puppet
4 8 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (66.67%) DevOps
5 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
5 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
6 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) Firewall
7 5 (41.67%) Build Automation
8 3 (25.00%) NHS
8 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (16.67%) CommVault
9 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (8.33%) GitHub
10 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (8.33%) Migration
10 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (8.33%) Scrum
10 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 1 (8.33%) IIS
10 1 (8.33%) Linux
10 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
10 1 (8.33%) Microsoft

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) TeamCity
1 8 (66.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Information Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (66.67%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Configuration Management
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Build Automation
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) CommVault
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix