The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the London region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 260 288 269
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -19
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 146 119 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.62% 0.49% 0.55%
As % of the System Software category 7.04% 6.23% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 73 86
Average daily rate
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£364 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.46 £24.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.41% +30.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2075 1910 2100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.80% 7.88% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 1136 1161
Average daily rate £370 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 160 205
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.97 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £31.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-12.67% +4.41%
Hyper-V
England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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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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 +24 26 £383 -11.30% 24
Hammersmith +2 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 2
New Malden - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Barnet - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 210 (83.67%) Windows
2 123 (49.00%) VMware
3 108 (43.03%) Microsoft
4 105 (41.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 97 (38.65%) Active Directory
6 88 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 86 (34.26%) SAN
8 77 (30.68%) Citrix
9 75 (29.88%) MS Exchange
10 70 (27.89%) Cisco
11 68 (27.09%) Windows Server 2012
12 60 (23.90%) Firewall
13 59 (23.51%) SCCM
14 56 (22.31%) DNS
15 51 (20.32%) Windows Server 2003
16 46 (18.33%) Clustering
17 45 (17.93%) HP
17 45 (17.93%) WAN
17 45 (17.93%) SQL Server
17 45 (17.93%) Windows 7
18 43 (17.13%) SQL
19 41 (16.33%) DHCP
20 40 (15.94%) LAN
21 39 (15.54%) Migration
22 38 (15.14%) Microsoft Certification
22 38 (15.14%) XenApp
23 36 (14.34%) ITIL
24 35 (13.94%) Exchange Server 2010
25 34 (13.55%) SharePoint
26 32 (12.75%) VPN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 75 (29.88%) MS Exchange
2 35 (13.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (13.55%) SharePoint
4 30 (11.95%) Lync
5 17 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (6.77%) IIS
6 16 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2003
7 14 (5.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (4.78%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (3.19%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.99%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.59%) Confluence
11 4 (1.59%) Office Communications Server
11 4 (1.59%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.20%) Apache
13 2 (0.80%) CMS
13 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 24 (9.56%) MS Excel
1 24 (9.56%) MS Office
2 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.40%) RMDS
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (8.37%) Office 365
3 4 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.59%) PaaS
3 4 (1.59%) IaaS
4 3 (1.20%) SaaS
5 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 86 (34.26%) SAN
2 60 (23.90%) Firewall
3 56 (22.31%) DNS
4 45 (17.93%) WAN
5 41 (16.33%) DHCP
6 40 (15.94%) LAN
7 32 (12.75%) VPN
8 25 (9.96%) TCP/IP
9 24 (9.56%) VLAN
10 21 (8.37%) NAS
11 20 (7.97%) MPLS
12 18 (7.17%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (5.58%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (5.58%) BIG-IP
14 13 (5.18%) iSCSI
15 12 (4.78%) DSL
15 12 (4.78%) Wireless
16 8 (3.19%) LDAP
17 7 (2.79%) VoIP
17 7 (2.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.39%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.59%) MySQL
3 4 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.40%) HBase
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (6.77%) Wise Package Studio
1 17 (6.77%) MSI
2 7 (2.79%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.59%) JIRA
3 4 (1.59%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.80%) Subversion
5 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
General
1 28 (11.16%) Finance
2 6 (2.39%) Banking
3 5 (1.99%) Advertising
4 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.20%) Games
5 3 (1.20%) Legal
5 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.80%) Marketing
6 2 (0.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (23.90%) Architect
2 40 (15.94%) Infrastructure Architect
3 30 (11.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (8.37%) Analyst
5 19 (7.57%) Consultant
6 17 (6.77%) Applications Packager
7 16 (6.37%) Server Engineer
8 13 (5.18%) Administrator
9 11 (4.38%) Network Engineer
9 11 (4.38%) Systems Engineer
10 10 (3.98%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (3.98%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (3.59%) Support Engineer
11 9 (3.59%) Support Analyst
12 8 (3.19%) Platform Engineer
12 8 (3.19%) Senior Network Engineer
12 8 (3.19%) Migration Engineer
13 6 (2.39%) Lead Architect
13 6 (2.39%) Systems Support
13 6 (2.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.76%) Application Packaging
2 17 (6.77%) WSH
3 6 (2.39%) Middleware
4 5 (1.99%) Web Services
4 5 (1.99%) .NET
5 4 (1.59%) RESTful
6 3 (1.20%) HTML
7 2 (0.80%) XHTML
7 2 (0.80%) CSS
7 2 (0.80%) XML
8 1 (0.40%) XSLT
8 1 (0.40%) Rendezvous
8 1 (0.40%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.40%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.33%) Clustering
2 16 (6.37%) Blackberry
3 15 (5.98%) Thin Client
3 15 (5.98%) Fat Client
4 14 (5.58%) Replication
5 9 (3.59%) EqualLogic
6 4 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.20%) Video Editing
7 3 (1.20%) Online Games
8 2 (0.80%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.80%) IBM XIV
8 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.80%) CESG
9 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.40%) EPoS
9 1 (0.40%) Firmware
9 1 (0.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.40%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 210 (83.67%) Windows
2 105 (41.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 68 (27.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (20.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (17.93%) Windows 7
6 29 (11.55%) Linux
6 29 (11.55%) Windows XP
7 12 (4.78%) Windows 8
7 12 (4.78%) UNIX
8 6 (2.39%) Ubuntu
9 5 (1.99%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (1.59%) CentOS
10 4 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.20%) Solaris
12 2 (0.80%) VMS
13 1 (0.40%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.40%) Android
13 1 (0.40%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (15.54%) Migration
2 36 (14.34%) ITIL
3 23 (9.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (7.17%) Service Management
5 17 (6.77%) Performance Management
6 14 (5.58%) Data Protection
7 12 (4.78%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.38%) Workflow
8 11 (4.38%) BCP
8 11 (4.38%) Load Balancing
8 11 (4.38%) DevOps
9 9 (3.59%) Business Continuity
9 9 (3.59%) TOGAF
9 9 (3.59%) Asset Management
10 8 (3.19%) Problem Management
10 8 (3.19%) PRINCE2
11 7 (2.79%) Configuration Management
11 7 (2.79%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (2.39%) Network Management
13 5 (1.99%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.13%) SQL
2 29 (11.55%) PowerShell
3 17 (6.77%) VB
4 8 (3.19%) C
4 8 (3.19%) Java
5 5 (1.99%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.20%) Python
7 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.80%) Perl
7 2 (0.80%) PHP
7 2 (0.80%) C#
7 2 (0.80%) Ruby
8 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (15.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (12.35%) MCSE
3 23 (9.16%) MCITP
4 13 (5.18%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.79%) MCP
5 7 (2.79%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (2.79%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.39%) Degree
6 6 (2.39%) CCA
7 3 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.20%) MCSA
7 3 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.80%) HP APS
8 2 (0.80%) CCAA
8 2 (0.80%) MCSM
8 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.80%) MCTS
9 1 (0.40%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.40%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.80%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 97 (38.65%) Active Directory
2 88 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (15.14%) XenApp
4 26 (10.36%) Microsoft App-V
5 24 (9.56%) Xen
6 21 (8.37%) vSphere
7 18 (7.17%) XenServer
8 15 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (5.18%) XenDesktop
9 13 (5.18%) KVM
10 12 (4.78%) NLBS
11 9 (3.59%) Terminal Services
11 9 (3.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 8 (3.19%) NFS
13 7 (2.79%) VMware ESX
13 7 (2.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 5 (1.99%) Terminal Server
14 5 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (1.20%) SRDF
16 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 59 (23.51%) SCCM
2 24 (9.56%) SCOM
3 21 (8.37%) SCVMM
4 17 (6.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (5.18%) WSUS
6 11 (4.38%) Puppet
6 11 (4.38%) SCOrch
7 9 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (3.19%) Nagios
8 8 (3.19%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.99%) Ganglia
10 4 (1.59%) Data Guard
10 4 (1.59%) SCSM
11 3 (1.20%) NetBackup
11 3 (1.20%) SCDPM
11 3 (1.20%) Opsview
11 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (1.20%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 123 (49.00%) VMware
2 108 (43.03%) Microsoft
3 77 (30.68%) Citrix
4 70 (27.89%) Cisco
5 45 (17.93%) HP
6 29 (11.55%) Dell
7 23 (9.16%) CheckPoint
8 15 (5.98%) NetApp
8 15 (5.98%) EMC
9 13 (5.18%) IBM
9 13 (5.18%) Oracle
10 11 (4.38%) Symantec
10 11 (4.38%) SonicWALL
11 7 (2.79%) McAfee
11 7 (2.79%) 3PAR
12 6 (2.39%) Veritas
13 5 (1.99%) Juniper
13 5 (1.99%) Intel
14 4 (1.59%) F5
14 4 (1.59%) Atlassian
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