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 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 242 294 284
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 184 142 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.56% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 8.10% 6.65% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 87 79
Average daily rate
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£380 £355 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% -11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £228 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £31.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.18% +111.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +22.50%
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
2271 2135 1991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.27% 8.49% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1446 1319 1146
Average daily rate £388 £363 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 151 168
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £27.50 £27.50
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 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 19 September 2014.

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 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
City of London +22 26 £360 - 20
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Docklands, London - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 246 (83.67%) Windows
2 149 (50.68%) VMware
3 140 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 134 (45.58%) Active Directory
5 133 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 113 (38.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 109 (37.07%) SAN
8 99 (33.67%) MS Exchange
9 93 (31.63%) Citrix
10 87 (29.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 80 (27.21%) Cisco
12 71 (24.15%) Firewall
13 69 (23.47%) Windows Server 2003
14 68 (23.13%) SCCM
15 66 (22.45%) DNS
16 58 (19.73%) HP
17 54 (18.37%) SQL Server
18 53 (18.03%) LAN
19 51 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2010
20 50 (17.01%) XenApp
20 50 (17.01%) Clustering
21 49 (16.67%) WAN
22 48 (16.33%) DHCP
22 48 (16.33%) SharePoint
22 48 (16.33%) Windows 7
23 46 (15.65%) Migration
24 45 (15.31%) SQL
25 42 (14.29%) Finance
26 41 (13.95%) ITIL
26 41 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 99 (33.67%) MS Exchange
2 51 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (16.33%) SharePoint
4 39 (13.27%) Lync
5 29 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 24 (8.16%) IIS
6 24 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (5.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 17 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (2.72%) Office Communications Server
8 8 (2.72%) OpenStack
9 7 (2.38%) Tomcat
10 6 (2.04%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.36%) Apache
11 4 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (1.02%) Eucalyptus
12 3 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.02%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 33 (11.22%) MS Excel
2 31 (10.54%) MS Office
3 8 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.36%) MS Project
5 3 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.68%) RMDS
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (8.50%) Office 365
3 5 (1.70%) IaaS
4 4 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.36%) PaaS
5 3 (1.02%) SaaS
5 3 (1.02%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (0.68%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 109 (37.07%) SAN
2 71 (24.15%) Firewall
3 66 (22.45%) DNS
4 53 (18.03%) LAN
5 49 (16.67%) WAN
6 48 (16.33%) DHCP
7 41 (13.95%) VPN
8 29 (9.86%) VLAN
9 26 (8.84%) TCP/IP
10 25 (8.50%) NAS
11 22 (7.48%) Wireless
11 22 (7.48%) MPLS
12 18 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (5.44%) iSCSI
14 15 (5.10%) Fibre Channel
15 14 (4.76%) BIG-IP
15 14 (4.76%) NetScaler
16 13 (4.42%) DSL
17 12 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
18 11 (3.74%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.36%) MySQL
3 4 (1.36%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.68%) HBase
6 1 (0.34%) Big Data
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (4.08%) MSI
2 9 (3.06%) Wise Package Studio
3 5 (1.70%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.36%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.68%) Subversion
5 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.68%) JIRA
5 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (14.29%) Finance
2 9 (3.06%) Advertising
3 8 (2.72%) Banking
4 7 (2.38%) Games
5 6 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.36%) Legal
6 4 (1.36%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.02%) Law
8 2 (0.68%) Retail
8 2 (0.68%) Marketing
9 1 (0.34%) Back Office
9 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 84 (28.57%) Architect
2 53 (18.03%) Infrastructure Architect
3 34 (11.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (8.50%) Consultant
5 24 (8.16%) Analyst
6 13 (4.42%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (4.42%) Administrator
7 11 (3.74%) Support Analyst
7 11 (3.74%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (3.74%) Technical Architect
8 10 (3.40%) Server Engineer
9 9 (3.06%) Platform Engineer
9 9 (3.06%) Network Engineer
9 9 (3.06%) Applications Packager
9 9 (3.06%) Support Engineer
9 9 (3.06%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (2.72%) Infrastructure Manager
11 7 (2.38%) Windows Server Engineer
11 7 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (2.04%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.12%) Application Packaging
2 9 (3.06%) WSH
2 9 (3.06%) Web Services
3 7 (2.38%) .NET
4 6 (2.04%) Middleware
5 5 (1.70%) HTML
6 4 (1.36%) XML
7 3 (1.02%) Java EE
7 3 (1.02%) CSS
8 2 (0.68%) XSLT
8 2 (0.68%) ADO.NET
8 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.68%) COM
8 2 (0.68%) Rendezvous
8 2 (0.68%) JSON
8 2 (0.68%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.68%) WCF
8 2 (0.68%) Ajax
8 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.01%) Clustering
2 23 (7.82%) Replication
3 22 (7.48%) Thin Client
3 22 (7.48%) Fat Client
4 21 (7.14%) Blackberry
5 19 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.38%) Online Games
7 5 (1.70%) EqualLogic
8 4 (1.36%) CESG
8 4 (1.36%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.02%) Video Editing
9 3 (1.02%) FMCG
10 2 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.68%) NHS
10 2 (0.68%) Taxonomies
10 2 (0.68%) PKI
10 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.34%) iPad
11 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 246 (83.67%) Windows
2 133 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (29.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 69 (23.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 48 (16.33%) Windows 7
6 37 (12.59%) Linux
7 36 (12.24%) Windows XP
8 20 (6.80%) UNIX
9 15 (5.10%) Windows 8
10 8 (2.72%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.36%) Windows 2000
12 4 (1.36%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.02%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.02%) CentOS
13 3 (1.02%) Solaris
14 2 (0.68%) Android
15 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (15.65%) Migration
2 41 (13.95%) ITIL
3 25 (8.50%) Data Protection
4 22 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (7.48%) Service Management
5 17 (5.78%) Service Delivery
6 16 (5.44%) Performance Management
7 15 (5.10%) Asset Management
7 15 (5.10%) TOGAF
8 14 (4.76%) BCP
8 14 (4.76%) Load Balancing
9 11 (3.74%) Investment Management
9 11 (3.74%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (3.40%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (3.40%) DevOps
11 9 (3.06%) Problem Management
12 8 (2.72%) Configuration Management
12 8 (2.72%) Business Continuity
13 7 (2.38%) Network Design
13 7 (2.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 45 (15.31%) SQL
2 26 (8.84%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.40%) VB
4 8 (2.72%) C
5 7 (2.38%) Java
6 5 (1.70%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.70%) Perl
7 4 (1.36%) C#
7 4 (1.36%) VBScript
8 3 (1.02%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.02%) PHP
8 3 (1.02%) Python
9 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.68%) VBA
9 2 (0.68%) Ruby
10 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (9.86%) MCSE
3 16 (5.44%) MCITP
4 15 (5.10%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 7 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.04%) CCNA
6 6 (2.04%) DV Cleared
6 6 (2.04%) Degree
6 6 (2.04%) MCTS
7 5 (1.70%) CCA
7 5 (1.70%) MCSA
8 2 (0.68%) HP APS
8 2 (0.68%) MCSM
8 2 (0.68%) CCEE
9 1 (0.34%) VCP5
9 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 134 (45.58%) Active Directory
2 113 (38.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (17.01%) XenApp
4 31 (10.54%) Xen
5 30 (10.20%) XenServer
6 28 (9.52%) vSphere
7 24 (8.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 20 (6.80%) XenDesktop
9 19 (6.46%) VMware ESXi
10 14 (4.76%) VMware ESX
11 13 (4.42%) NLBS
12 11 (3.74%) NFS
13 10 (3.40%) KVM
14 9 (3.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 9 (3.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 9 (3.06%) Terminal Services
15 6 (2.04%) Terminal Server
15 6 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
16 4 (1.36%) VMware Workstation
16 4 (1.36%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 68 (23.13%) SCCM
2 34 (11.56%) SCOM
3 19 (6.46%) SCVMM
4 16 (5.44%) SCOrch
5 13 (4.42%) WSUS
6 12 (4.08%) Backup Exec
6 12 (4.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 11 (3.74%) Puppet
8 8 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (2.72%) SCDPM
9 7 (2.38%) NetBackup
10 6 (2.04%) Nagios
11 4 (1.36%) Data Guard
11 4 (1.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (1.36%) SCSM
12 3 (1.02%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 3 (1.02%) Cobbler
12 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 3 (1.02%) Opsview
12 3 (1.02%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 149 (50.68%) VMware
2 140 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 93 (31.63%) Citrix
4 80 (27.21%) Cisco
5 58 (19.73%) HP
6 33 (11.22%) Dell
7 29 (9.86%) CheckPoint
8 27 (9.18%) NetApp
9 21 (7.14%) IBM
10 18 (6.12%) EMC
10 18 (6.12%) Symantec
11 14 (4.76%) Oracle
12 11 (3.74%) Juniper
13 10 (3.40%) Apple
14 9 (3.06%) 3PAR
14 9 (3.06%) Veritas
14 9 (3.06%) McAfee
15 8 (2.72%) Brocade
16 7 (2.38%) Meru Networks
16 7 (2.38%) AppSense
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