The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 310 265 305
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +40
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 98 157 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.46% 0.74% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 4.94% 8.08% 5.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 119 77
Average daily rate £406 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £390 £290
% change year-on-year
-14.10% +34.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.25 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 - £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +65.07%
Hyper-V
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 London region.

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1984 1944 1890
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.37% 9.17% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1339 1271 1145
Average daily rate £425 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 116 113
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £28.75 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in London

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in London

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in London

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in London

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +21 11 £420 +5.00% 8
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £325 -
Croydon -10 3 £350 -22.22% 1
Westminster - 3 £413 -
Bromley -5 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £413 -
Ealing - 1 - -
Barnet - 1 - -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 183 (78.88%) Windows
2 138 (59.48%) VMware
3 133 (57.33%) Microsoft
4 131 (56.47%) Active Directory
5 110 (47.41%) Windows Server
6 102 (43.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 78 (33.62%) Cisco
7 78 (33.62%) Citrix
8 57 (24.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 57 (24.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 55 (23.71%) SQL
10 53 (22.84%) SAN
10 53 (22.84%) Migration
11 51 (21.98%) ITIL
11 51 (21.98%) MS Exchange
12 50 (21.55%) SQL Server
13 49 (21.12%) DNS
14 48 (20.69%) Finance
14 48 (20.69%) Firewall
15 47 (20.26%) SCCM
16 45 (19.40%) Linux
17 44 (18.97%) HP
18 43 (18.53%) NetApp
19 42 (18.10%) XenApp
20 39 (16.81%) PowerShell
21 38 (16.38%) vSphere
21 38 (16.38%) LAN
21 38 (16.38%) MS Excel
22 37 (15.95%) WAN
22 37 (15.95%) Data Centre

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 51 (21.98%) MS Exchange
2 29 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 25 (10.78%) SharePoint
4 24 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (9.05%) IIS
6 15 (6.47%) OpenStack
7 11 (4.74%) WebSphere
8 10 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (4.31%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (2.59%) Apache
9 6 (2.59%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (2.16%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (1.72%) Eucalyptus
12 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 2 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.86%) SAS
13 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (16.38%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.62%) MS Office
3 5 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.02%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.72%) Relativity
3 2 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.43%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 33 (14.22%) Office 365
2 20 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (7.76%) SaaS
4 17 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (7.33%) IaaS
5 16 (6.90%) PaaS
6 4 (1.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.29%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.43%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.43%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 53 (22.84%) SAN
2 49 (21.12%) DNS
3 48 (20.69%) Firewall
4 38 (16.38%) LAN
5 37 (15.95%) WAN
6 33 (14.22%) DHCP
7 25 (10.78%) VLAN
7 25 (10.78%) VPN
8 23 (9.91%) Network Security
9 20 (8.62%) MPLS
10 17 (7.33%) NetScaler
10 17 (7.33%) TCP/IP
11 14 (6.03%) Internet
12 12 (5.17%) SSL
13 11 (4.74%) iSCSI
13 11 (4.74%) LDAP
13 11 (4.74%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (4.31%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (3.88%) NAS
15 9 (3.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.55%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 14 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.02%) EDRMS
7 7 (3.02%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (2.59%) DTS
9 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.16%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.72%) Big Data
11 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.86%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.86%) QlikView
13 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.43%) HBase
Development Applications
1 8 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.72%) JIRA
2 4 (1.72%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.29%) MSI
4 2 (0.86%) WiX
5 1 (0.43%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (20.69%) Finance
2 16 (6.90%) Banking
3 4 (1.72%) Investment Banking
3 4 (1.72%) Legal
3 4 (1.72%) Retail
3 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.29%) Advertising
5 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.43%) Games
5 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (18.53%) Architect
2 23 (9.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (8.19%) Analyst
4 18 (7.76%) Consultant
4 18 (7.76%) Infrastructure Architect
5 17 (7.33%) Support Engineer
6 16 (6.90%) Server Engineer
7 15 (6.47%) Administrator
8 12 (5.17%) Technical Architect
9 11 (4.74%) Security Architect
9 11 (4.74%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (4.31%) Windows Engineer
11 9 (3.88%) Systems Administrator
11 9 (3.88%) Wintel Analyst
11 9 (3.88%) Wintel Engineer
12 8 (3.45%) Migration Engineer
12 8 (3.45%) Network Architect
12 8 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.45%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.45%) .NET
2 5 (2.16%) Middleware
2 5 (2.16%) Web Services
3 4 (1.72%) Java EE
4 3 (1.29%) ADO.NET
4 3 (1.29%) XML
5 2 (0.86%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.86%) HTML
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.43%) JSON
6 1 (0.43%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.43%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.43%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.43%) Ultra Messaging
6 1 (0.43%) WCF
6 1 (0.43%) WF
6 1 (0.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.95%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.76%) Clustering
3 17 (7.33%) Private Cloud
4 15 (6.47%) Public Cloud
5 14 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.88%) Replication
7 8 (3.45%) Management Information System
8 7 (3.02%) Client/Server
8 7 (3.02%) PKI
9 6 (2.59%) User Experience
10 4 (1.72%) FlexPod
10 4 (1.72%) IVR
10 4 (1.72%) Social Media
11 3 (1.29%) Blackberry
11 3 (1.29%) HP Storage
11 3 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.86%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.86%) Statistics
12 2 (0.86%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 183 (78.88%) Windows
2 110 (47.41%) Windows Server
3 57 (24.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (24.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (19.40%) Linux
5 26 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (10.78%) Windows 7
7 12 (5.17%) Unix
8 9 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.45%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (3.45%) Solaris
9 8 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.16%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.72%) AIX
11 4 (1.72%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.29%) Android
12 3 (1.29%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.86%) SUSE
13 2 (0.86%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.84%) Migration
2 51 (21.98%) ITIL
3 19 (8.19%) Configuration Management
4 17 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 14 (6.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (6.03%) Open Source
7 13 (5.60%) Data Protection
8 12 (5.17%) Data Migration
8 12 (5.17%) Service Management
9 10 (4.31%) CRM
10 9 (3.88%) ERP
10 9 (3.88%) Time Management
11 8 (3.45%) High Availability
11 8 (3.45%) Project Management
11 8 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (3.02%) Business Continuity
12 7 (3.02%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (3.02%) Server Building
12 7 (3.02%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 55 (23.71%) SQL
2 39 (16.81%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.45%) C
3 8 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 7 (3.02%) C#
5 6 (2.59%) Perl
6 5 (2.16%) C++
6 5 (2.16%) VBScript
7 4 (1.72%) Java
8 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.29%) Python
8 3 (1.29%) Ruby
9 1 (0.43%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.43%) Korn
9 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (8.62%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (6.90%) CCNA
3 16 (6.90%) MCSE
3 16 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (3.02%) Degree
6 6 (2.59%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.59%) MCP
6 6 (2.59%) MCSA
7 5 (2.16%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (2.16%) DBS Check
7 5 (2.16%) MCITP
8 4 (1.72%) CCNP
8 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 3 (1.29%) NCDA
9 3 (1.29%) NCIE
10 2 (0.86%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.74%) SLA
2 9 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.59%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.86%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.43%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 131 (56.47%) Active Directory
2 102 (43.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (18.10%) XenApp
4 38 (16.38%) vSphere
5 23 (9.91%) XenDesktop
6 17 (7.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 16 (6.90%) XenServer
8 9 (3.88%) Terminal Services
8 9 (3.88%) vCloud
9 8 (3.45%) NFS
9 8 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.72%) Firmware
10 4 (1.72%) VMware ESX
10 4 (1.72%) Xen
11 3 (1.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.86%) KVM
12 2 (0.86%) NLBS
13 1 (0.43%) Docker
13 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 47 (20.26%) SCCM
2 28 (12.07%) SCOM
3 13 (5.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 13 (5.60%) WSUS
4 11 (4.74%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (3.88%) CFEngine
6 7 (3.02%) AppDNA
6 7 (3.02%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.16%) Puppet
8 4 (1.72%) SCOrch
8 4 (1.72%) XenMobile
9 3 (1.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (1.29%) HP SIM
9 3 (1.29%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.29%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.29%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.86%) Nagios
10 2 (0.86%) Windows Intune
10 2 (0.86%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 138 (59.48%) VMware
2 133 (57.33%) Microsoft
3 78 (33.62%) Cisco
3 78 (33.62%) Citrix
4 44 (18.97%) HP
5 43 (18.53%) NetApp
6 23 (9.91%) Juniper
7 19 (8.19%) Oracle
8 18 (7.76%) CheckPoint
9 15 (6.47%) Dell
10 14 (6.03%) Mitel
11 13 (5.60%) Brocade
12 12 (5.17%) IBM
12 12 (5.17%) Red Hat
12 12 (5.17%) Symantec
13 11 (4.74%) 3PAR
14 10 (4.31%) EMC
15 8 (3.45%) CA
15 8 (3.45%) F5
16 7 (3.02%) Google
London
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energon Global
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: Up to £180 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
East London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 27 days ago