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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 272 294 289
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 132 103 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.60% 0.46% 0.49%
As % of the System Software category 6.57% 5.53% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 79 68
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£350 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.91% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-8.69% -12.38%
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
2009 1862 1698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.06% 8.23% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1184 1009
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £180 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 145 150
Average hourly rate £18.24 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +8 30 £320 -19.94% 29
Croydon -5 8 £350 -20.00%
Ealing - 3 £180 -
Brentford - 1 £375 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £650 -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 232 (83.15%) Windows
2 194 (69.53%) VMware
3 163 (58.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 162 (58.06%) Microsoft
5 125 (44.80%) Active Directory
6 100 (35.84%) SAN
7 87 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 84 (30.11%) Citrix
8 84 (30.11%) Cisco
8 84 (30.11%) MS Exchange
9 81 (29.03%) Firewall
10 69 (24.73%) HP
11 68 (24.37%) ITIL
12 64 (22.94%) vSphere
12 64 (22.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 63 (22.58%) SharePoint
14 57 (20.43%) NAS
15 55 (19.71%) SQL Server
15 55 (19.71%) NetApp
16 54 (19.35%) DNS
16 54 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
17 51 (18.28%) SQL
17 51 (18.28%) IIS
18 49 (17.56%) VLAN
19 47 (16.85%) IBM
19 47 (16.85%) Windows Server 2003
20 46 (16.49%) LAN
20 46 (16.49%) PowerShell
20 46 (16.49%) SCCM
21 45 (16.13%) WAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 84 (30.11%) MS Exchange
2 63 (22.58%) SharePoint
3 54 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 51 (18.28%) IIS
5 41 (14.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 38 (13.62%) Lync
7 37 (13.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 25 (8.96%) OpenStack
9 16 (5.73%) Office Communications Server
10 15 (5.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (4.66%) WebSphere
12 12 (4.30%) Tomcat
13 11 (3.94%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (2.87%) Apache
15 7 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (2.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 6 (2.15%) Oracle Coherence
17 4 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2003
18 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 35 (12.54%) MS Excel
2 29 (10.39%) MS Office
3 14 (5.02%) MS Visio
4 11 (3.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) RMDS
2 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 29 (10.39%) Office 365
2 26 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.73%) PaaS
4 14 (5.02%) IaaS
5 10 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (2.15%) SaaS
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.36%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (35.84%) SAN
2 81 (29.03%) Firewall
3 57 (20.43%) NAS
4 54 (19.35%) DNS
5 49 (17.56%) VLAN
6 46 (16.49%) LAN
7 45 (16.13%) WAN
8 41 (14.70%) VPN
9 33 (11.83%) NetScaler
10 32 (11.47%) TCP/IP
11 28 (10.04%) DHCP
12 26 (9.32%) MPLS
13 22 (7.89%) LDAP
14 18 (6.45%) iSCSI
15 17 (6.09%) SSL
16 16 (5.73%) Network Security
16 16 (5.73%) Fibre Channel
17 15 (5.38%) Cisco Nexus
18 13 (4.66%) SNMP
19 9 (3.23%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (19.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.87%) Big Data
4 7 (2.51%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.79%) HBase
5 5 (1.79%) MySQL
6 4 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.36%) SSDT
8 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.79%) JIRA
2 5 (1.79%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.08%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.72%) Lombardi
6 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.36%) WiX
General
1 36 (12.90%) Finance
2 8 (2.87%) Banking
3 6 (2.15%) Law
3 6 (2.15%) Legal
4 5 (1.79%) Games
5 4 (1.43%) Retail
5 4 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.08%) Back Office
7 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.72%) Publishing
7 2 (0.72%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) Military
8 1 (0.36%) Advertising
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 56 (20.07%) Architect
2 42 (15.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 41 (14.70%) Analyst
4 24 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support
4 24 (8.60%) Infrastructure Architect
5 20 (7.17%) Administrator
6 16 (5.73%) Consultant
6 16 (5.73%) Wintel Analyst
7 15 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (5.02%) Server Engineer
9 12 (4.30%) Technical Architect
9 12 (4.30%) Support Analyst
9 12 (4.30%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (4.30%) Support Engineer
10 10 (3.58%) Storage Engineer
11 9 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (2.87%) Wintel Engineer
13 7 (2.51%) Implementation Engineer
13 7 (2.51%) Linux Engineer
13 7 (2.51%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (10.04%) Middleware
2 14 (5.02%) XML
3 10 (3.58%) Web Services
4 8 (2.87%) XSLT
5 7 (2.51%) Rendezvous
6 6 (2.15%) HTML
7 5 (1.79%) Ultra Messaging
7 5 (1.79%) .NET
8 4 (1.43%) SAP PI
9 3 (1.08%) Java EE
10 2 (0.72%) OLE
10 2 (0.72%) OLE DB
10 2 (0.72%) J2EE
10 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (0.72%) Drools
11 1 (0.36%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.36%) XSL
11 1 (0.36%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.62%) Clustering
2 24 (8.60%) Replication
3 18 (6.45%) Public Cloud
4 17 (6.09%) Fat Client
4 17 (6.09%) Thin Client
5 15 (5.38%) Blackberry
6 14 (5.02%) PKI
7 11 (3.94%) CLARiiON
7 11 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (3.23%) Private Cloud
9 8 (2.87%) Client/Server
10 6 (2.15%) EqualLogic
11 5 (1.79%) NHS
12 4 (1.43%) Taxonomies
12 4 (1.43%) Online Games
12 4 (1.43%) Celerra
13 3 (1.08%) iPhone
13 3 (1.08%) Symmetrix DMX
13 3 (1.08%) iPad
13 3 (1.08%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 232 (83.15%) Windows
2 87 (31.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (22.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (16.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 39 (13.98%) Linux
6 38 (13.62%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.58%) Solaris
7 10 (3.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.87%) UNIX
8 8 (2.87%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.79%) Android
9 5 (1.79%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.08%) CentOS
11 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.36%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.36%) AIX
12 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (24.37%) ITIL
2 43 (15.41%) Project Management
3 39 (13.98%) Migration
4 27 (9.68%) ITSM
5 21 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 18 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 16 (5.73%) Service Management
7 16 (5.73%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (5.73%) Low Latency
8 14 (5.02%) BCP
8 14 (5.02%) Load Balancing
9 13 (4.66%) Capacity Planning
10 12 (4.30%) Problem Management
11 11 (3.94%) Analytics
11 11 (3.94%) DevOps
12 10 (3.58%) Workflow
12 10 (3.58%) Business Continuity
13 9 (3.23%) Performance Management
14 8 (2.87%) Service Delivery
14 8 (2.87%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 51 (18.28%) SQL
2 46 (16.49%) PowerShell
3 27 (9.68%) VBScript
4 17 (6.09%) C#
5 12 (4.30%) Java
6 10 (3.58%) Python
7 8 (2.87%) JavaScript
8 7 (2.51%) C
9 5 (1.79%) Ruby
10 4 (1.43%) Perl
11 3 (1.08%) R
11 3 (1.08%) VB
12 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.36%) PHP
13 1 (0.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (8.24%) MCSE
3 14 (5.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (4.66%) MCP
5 12 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (4.30%) MCITP
6 11 (3.94%) VCP5
7 10 (3.58%) MCSA
7 10 (3.58%) Security Cleared
8 9 (3.23%) MCTS
8 9 (3.23%) CCNA
9 6 (2.15%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (2.15%) VCP4
9 6 (2.15%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.79%) CCNP
11 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 4 (1.43%) Degree
12 3 (1.08%) VCAP
13 2 (0.72%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.23%) SLA
3 7 (2.51%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 163 (58.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 125 (44.80%) Active Directory
3 64 (22.94%) vSphere
4 38 (13.62%) XenApp
5 33 (11.83%) XenDesktop
6 31 (11.11%) Xen
7 23 (8.24%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (6.81%) VMware ESX
9 18 (6.45%) XenServer
10 16 (5.73%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 12 (4.30%) NFS
12 11 (3.94%) KVM
13 10 (3.58%) vCloud
14 8 (2.87%) SRDF
14 8 (2.87%) NLBS
15 7 (2.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 5 (1.79%) VMware Server
16 5 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
17 4 (1.43%) Terminal Services
18 3 (1.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 46 (16.49%) SCCM
2 39 (13.98%) SCOM
3 24 (8.60%) SCVMM
4 14 (5.02%) HP SIM
5 13 (4.66%) EdgeSight
6 11 (3.94%) WSUS
7 10 (3.58%) Backup Exec
7 10 (3.58%) Puppet
8 8 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (2.51%) EMC NetWorker
9 7 (2.51%) Legato
10 6 (2.15%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.43%) SCOrch
11 4 (1.43%) Ansible
12 3 (1.08%) SCDPM
12 3 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (1.08%) Nagios
13 2 (0.72%) AirWatch
13 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 2 (0.72%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 194 (69.53%) VMware
2 162 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 84 (30.11%) Citrix
3 84 (30.11%) Cisco
4 69 (24.73%) HP
5 55 (19.71%) NetApp
6 47 (16.85%) IBM
7 43 (15.41%) EMC
8 42 (15.05%) Dell
9 25 (8.96%) CheckPoint
10 18 (6.45%) Oracle
10 18 (6.45%) ServiceNow
10 18 (6.45%) Veeam
10 18 (6.45%) Brocade
11 16 (5.73%) Veritas
11 16 (5.73%) F5
12 15 (5.38%) CA
13 13 (4.66%) Nimsoft
13 13 (4.66%) Juniper
14 12 (4.30%) Intel
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