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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 264 310 284
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -26
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 142 94 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.42% 0.47%
As % of the System Software category 7.73% 5.37% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 73 63
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £227 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £570 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £275 £310
% change year-on-year
+47.27% -11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £40.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +48.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
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
1838 1751 1700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.60% 7.82% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1209 1041 1030
Average daily rate £413 £390 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 138 156
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £38.88 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.00%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +13 27 £425 +6.25% 17
Kingston Upon Thames -10 1 £425 +38.21% 1
Docklands, London - 1 £650 -
Greenwich - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 236 (81.66%) Windows
2 206 (71.28%) VMware
3 171 (59.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 162 (56.06%) Microsoft
5 131 (45.33%) Active Directory
6 105 (36.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 101 (34.95%) SAN
8 99 (34.26%) MS Exchange
9 90 (31.14%) Cisco
10 88 (30.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 81 (28.03%) Citrix
12 80 (27.68%) Firewall
13 70 (24.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 67 (23.18%) HP
15 61 (21.11%) NetApp
15 61 (21.11%) SharePoint
15 61 (21.11%) SQL Server
16 60 (20.76%) Windows Server 2003
17 59 (20.42%) NAS
18 57 (19.72%) ITIL
18 57 (19.72%) DNS
19 53 (18.34%) Exchange Server 2013
20 51 (17.65%) EMC
21 49 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2007
22 48 (16.61%) XenApp
22 48 (16.61%) PowerShell
22 48 (16.61%) vSphere
22 48 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
23 46 (15.92%) SQL
24 43 (14.88%) Windows 7

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 99 (34.26%) MS Exchange
2 70 (24.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (21.11%) SharePoint
4 53 (18.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 49 (16.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 43 (14.88%) Lync
7 41 (14.19%) IIS
8 19 (6.57%) Office Communications Server
9 16 (5.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (5.54%) OpenStack
10 13 (4.50%) Apache
11 12 (4.15%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (3.11%) Tomcat
13 8 (2.77%) WebSphere
14 7 (2.42%) Oracle Coherence
14 7 (2.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 6 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (10.03%) MS Excel
2 24 (8.30%) MS Office
3 4 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.04%) MS Project
5 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.73%) RMDS
2 2 (0.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (13.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (11.76%) Office 365
3 14 (4.84%) IaaS
4 10 (3.46%) PaaS
5 6 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.04%) SaaS
7 2 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 101 (34.95%) SAN
2 80 (27.68%) Firewall
3 59 (20.42%) NAS
4 57 (19.72%) DNS
5 43 (14.88%) VLAN
6 38 (13.15%) VPN
7 36 (12.46%) TCP/IP
8 32 (11.07%) LAN
9 31 (10.73%) NetScaler
10 30 (10.38%) DHCP
11 28 (9.69%) WAN
12 22 (7.61%) LDAP
13 21 (7.27%) iSCSI
14 20 (6.92%) Fibre Channel
15 17 (5.88%) MPLS
16 13 (4.50%) Multicast
16 13 (4.50%) FCoE
17 11 (3.81%) Cisco Nexus
18 10 (3.46%) SSL
19 9 (3.11%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.08%) Hadoop
3 6 (2.08%) HBase
3 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.73%) MySQL
5 3 (1.04%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.69%) Big Data
6 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.35%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (1.73%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (1.04%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.69%) Lombardi
4 1 (0.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.35%) WiX
4 1 (0.35%) MSBuild
General
1 35 (12.11%) Finance
2 14 (4.84%) Banking
3 8 (2.77%) Retail
4 7 (2.42%) Games
5 6 (2.08%) Law
6 5 (1.73%) Legal
6 5 (1.73%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.38%) Publishing
8 3 (1.04%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.69%) Marketing
10 1 (0.35%) Military
10 1 (0.35%) Back Office
10 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 48 (16.61%) Architect
2 46 (15.92%) Analyst
3 41 (14.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 26 (9.00%) Administrator
5 22 (7.61%) Consultant
6 20 (6.92%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (5.54%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (5.54%) Server Engineer
7 16 (5.54%) Wintel Analyst
8 13 (4.50%) Infrastructure Architect
8 13 (4.50%) Support Analyst
8 13 (4.50%) Support Engineer
9 10 (3.46%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (3.46%) Citrix Analyst
9 10 (3.46%) Storage Engineer
9 10 (3.46%) Wintel Engineer
10 9 (3.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 9 (3.11%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (2.77%) Technical Architect
11 8 (2.77%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.34%) Middleware
2 14 (4.84%) XML
3 9 (3.11%) XSLT
3 9 (3.11%) Web Services
4 8 (2.77%) Rendezvous
4 8 (2.77%) HTML
5 4 (1.38%) .NET
6 2 (0.69%) J2EE
6 2 (0.69%) OLE
6 2 (0.69%) OLE DB
6 2 (0.69%) Drools
6 2 (0.69%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.35%) LAMP
7 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.49%) Clustering
2 27 (9.34%) Replication
3 18 (6.23%) Thin Client
3 18 (6.23%) Fat Client
4 16 (5.54%) Blackberry
5 9 (3.11%) CLARiiON
6 7 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.08%) Online Games
8 5 (1.73%) PKI
9 4 (1.38%) Taxonomies
9 4 (1.38%) NHS
10 3 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.04%) Symmetrix DMX
10 3 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.69%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.69%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.69%) iPad
11 2 (0.69%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 236 (81.66%) Windows
2 105 (36.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (30.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (20.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 43 (14.88%) Windows 7
6 42 (14.53%) Linux
7 17 (5.88%) Solaris
8 13 (4.50%) Windows XP
9 11 (3.81%) UNIX
10 9 (3.11%) Windows 8
11 8 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (2.42%) CentOS
13 6 (2.08%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.38%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.38%) Android
15 2 (0.69%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.69%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (19.72%) ITIL
2 41 (14.19%) Migration
3 37 (12.80%) Project Management
4 25 (8.65%) ITSM
5 19 (6.57%) Incident Management
6 16 (5.54%) Low Latency
7 15 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (4.50%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (4.15%) Load Balancing
9 12 (4.15%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (3.81%) Benchmarking
10 11 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (3.46%) Workflow
12 9 (3.11%) Business Continuity
12 9 (3.11%) Service Management
12 9 (3.11%) Problem Management
13 7 (2.42%) Performance Management
13 7 (2.42%) Service Delivery
13 7 (2.42%) Change Management
14 6 (2.08%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.61%) PowerShell
2 46 (15.92%) SQL
3 30 (10.38%) VBScript
4 16 (5.54%) C#
5 10 (3.46%) Java
6 8 (2.77%) Perl
7 7 (2.42%) C
7 7 (2.42%) Ruby
7 7 (2.42%) JavaScript
8 6 (2.08%) Python
9 3 (1.04%) VB
10 2 (0.69%) VBA
10 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.69%) R
11 1 (0.35%) PHP
11 1 (0.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 48 (16.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (12.46%) MCSE
3 16 (5.54%) MCSA
3 16 (5.54%) MCTS
4 15 (5.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (4.50%) MCITP
5 13 (4.50%) MCP
6 10 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.46%) VCP5
7 9 (3.11%) CCNA
8 8 (2.77%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.08%) VCP4
10 4 (1.38%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.38%) Degree
11 3 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.69%) CCA
13 1 (0.35%) CCDA
13 1 (0.35%) CCIE
13 1 (0.35%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.42%) SLA
2 5 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.69%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 171 (59.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 131 (45.33%) Active Directory
3 48 (16.61%) XenApp
3 48 (16.61%) vSphere
4 41 (14.19%) Xen
5 31 (10.73%) XenDesktop
6 20 (6.92%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (6.23%) NFS
8 16 (5.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 14 (4.84%) KVM
10 13 (4.50%) XenServer
10 13 (4.50%) VMware ESX
11 10 (3.46%) SRDF
12 9 (3.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 7 (2.42%) VMware Server
13 7 (2.42%) vCloud
14 6 (2.08%) NLBS
14 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (2.08%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (1.73%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 42 (14.53%) SCCM
2 34 (11.76%) SCOM
3 26 (9.00%) SCVMM
4 17 (5.88%) HP SIM
5 16 (5.54%) EdgeSight
6 10 (3.46%) Puppet
7 9 (3.11%) Legato
7 9 (3.11%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (2.42%) WSUS
9 6 (2.08%) Backup Exec
9 6 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (1.73%) NetBackup
11 4 (1.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 4 (1.38%) Cobbler
11 4 (1.38%) SCOrch
12 3 (1.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (1.04%) SCDPM
13 2 (0.69%) Nagios
13 2 (0.69%) Zenoss
13 2 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 206 (71.28%) VMware
2 162 (56.06%) Microsoft
3 90 (31.14%) Cisco
4 81 (28.03%) Citrix
5 67 (23.18%) HP
6 61 (21.11%) NetApp
7 51 (17.65%) EMC
8 39 (13.49%) Dell
9 33 (11.42%) IBM
10 29 (10.03%) Veeam
11 21 (7.27%) Oracle
12 18 (6.23%) CA
13 17 (5.88%) ServiceNow
14 16 (5.54%) Nimsoft
14 16 (5.54%) Veritas
15 15 (5.19%) Intel
16 13 (4.50%) Symantec
17 12 (4.15%) CheckPoint
18 10 (3.46%) Brocade
19 8 (2.77%) DataSynapse
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £280 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £595.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago