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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 242 292 277
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -15
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 158 103 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.75% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the System Software category 8.37% 5.59% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 77 54
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -25.58%
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
1888 1842 1626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.94% 8.55% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1239 1139 933
Average daily rate £400 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 109 210
Average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.64% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £25.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +12 26 £375 +15.38% 20
Docklands, London - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Wembley - - - -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 245 (80.59%) Windows
2 207 (68.09%) VMware
3 171 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 166 (54.61%) Microsoft
5 155 (50.99%) Active Directory
6 116 (38.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 114 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 113 (37.17%) SAN
9 98 (32.24%) Cisco
10 96 (31.58%) Citrix
11 90 (29.61%) Windows Server 2012
12 81 (26.64%) Windows Server 2003
13 78 (25.66%) Exchange Server 2010
14 77 (25.33%) Firewall
15 76 (25.00%) HP
16 66 (21.71%) SharePoint
17 64 (21.05%) XenApp
18 63 (20.72%) NetApp
19 62 (20.39%) SQL Server
20 61 (20.07%) DNS
21 54 (17.76%) NAS
22 53 (17.43%) SCCM
22 53 (17.43%) ITIL
22 53 (17.43%) Migration
23 51 (16.78%) Exchange Server 2007
24 47 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
24 47 (15.46%) vSphere
25 46 (15.13%) Linux
25 46 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
26 45 (14.80%) PowerShell

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 114 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 78 (25.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (21.71%) SharePoint
4 51 (16.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 44 (14.47%) Lync
5 44 (14.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 36 (11.84%) IIS
7 29 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (7.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 21 (6.91%) Office Communications Server
10 20 (6.58%) OpenStack
11 10 (3.29%) Apache
12 5 (1.64%) Tomcat
13 4 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (1.32%) WebSphere
13 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (1.32%) Eucalyptus
14 3 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
14 3 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 3 (0.99%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (9.21%) MS Office
2 27 (8.88%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.64%) MS Project
5 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.33%) RMDS
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (10.86%) Office 365
3 13 (4.28%) IaaS
4 9 (2.96%) PaaS
5 8 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.99%) IBM SmartCloud
6 3 (0.99%) SaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 113 (37.17%) SAN
2 77 (25.33%) Firewall
3 61 (20.07%) DNS
4 54 (17.76%) NAS
5 43 (14.14%) VLAN
6 42 (13.82%) VPN
7 40 (13.16%) LAN
8 36 (11.84%) NetScaler
9 32 (10.53%) DHCP
10 31 (10.20%) TCP/IP
11 30 (9.87%) WAN
12 21 (6.91%) iSCSI
13 20 (6.58%) LDAP
14 19 (6.25%) MPLS
14 19 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
15 15 (4.93%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (4.28%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (3.29%) Internet
17 10 (3.29%) Wireless
17 10 (3.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.39%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.99%) HBase
5 3 (0.99%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.99%) MySQL
6 2 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.66%) Big Data
7 1 (0.33%) SSDT
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (1.32%) MSI
2 3 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.99%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (0.66%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.66%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.33%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.33%) WiX
4 1 (0.33%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (13.49%) Finance
2 13 (4.28%) Banking
3 11 (3.62%) Law
4 10 (3.29%) Games
5 9 (2.96%) Legal
6 6 (1.97%) Retail
7 5 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.64%) Publishing
8 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.32%) Advertising
9 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Marketing
10 1 (0.33%) Military
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 70 (23.03%) Architect
2 50 (16.45%) Analyst
3 34 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 30 (9.87%) Consultant
5 23 (7.57%) Infrastructure Architect
6 15 (4.93%) Wintel Analyst
6 15 (4.93%) 3rd Line Support
6 15 (4.93%) Administrator
6 15 (4.93%) Support Analyst
6 15 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (4.61%) Support Engineer
8 13 (4.28%) Server Engineer
9 12 (3.95%) Technical Architect
10 9 (2.96%) Citrix Analyst
11 8 (2.63%) Desktop Support
11 8 (2.63%) Storage Engineer
11 8 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 8 (2.63%) Wintel Engineer
12 7 (2.30%) Cloud Architect
12 7 (2.30%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.58%) Middleware
2 11 (3.62%) Web Services
3 6 (1.97%) HTML
4 5 (1.64%) Application Packaging
5 4 (1.32%) XML
5 4 (1.32%) Java EE
5 4 (1.32%) SAP PI
6 3 (0.99%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.99%) Rendezvous
6 3 (0.99%) .NET
6 3 (0.99%) XSLT
7 2 (0.66%) ADO.NET
7 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.66%) CSS
7 2 (0.66%) Ajax
7 2 (0.66%) WCF
7 2 (0.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (0.33%) JSON
8 1 (0.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.82%) Clustering
2 35 (11.51%) Replication
3 25 (8.22%) Thin Client
3 25 (8.22%) Fat Client
4 24 (7.89%) Blackberry
5 12 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.96%) Online Games
7 7 (2.30%) CESG
7 7 (2.30%) CLARiiON
8 5 (1.64%) PKI
9 3 (0.99%) iPad
9 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.99%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.66%) NHS
10 2 (0.66%) FMCG
10 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.66%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 245 (80.59%) Windows
2 116 (38.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 90 (29.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 81 (26.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (15.13%) Linux
6 39 (12.83%) Windows 7
7 28 (9.21%) Windows XP
8 19 (6.25%) UNIX
9 11 (3.62%) Solaris
10 9 (2.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (2.30%) CentOS
12 6 (1.97%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.64%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.32%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.32%) Windows Vista
14 4 (1.32%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.99%) Android
16 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.43%) ITIL
1 53 (17.43%) Migration
2 23 (7.57%) Project Management
3 22 (7.24%) ITSM
4 18 (5.92%) Incident Management
5 17 (5.59%) Service Delivery
5 17 (5.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (4.93%) Low Latency
7 14 (4.61%) Service Management
7 14 (4.61%) Data Protection
7 14 (4.61%) Load Balancing
8 13 (4.28%) Problem Management
9 11 (3.62%) Network Design
9 11 (3.62%) Change Management
9 11 (3.62%) Business Continuity
10 10 (3.29%) BCP
11 9 (2.96%) Performance Management
12 8 (2.63%) Benchmarking
12 8 (2.63%) Workflow
12 8 (2.63%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.80%) PowerShell
2 42 (13.82%) SQL
3 28 (9.21%) VBScript
4 17 (5.59%) C#
5 9 (2.96%) Perl
6 7 (2.30%) Ruby
6 7 (2.30%) C
7 6 (1.97%) Python
7 6 (1.97%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.64%) Java
8 5 (1.64%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.32%) VBA
10 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.66%) PHP
11 2 (0.66%) VB
11 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 46 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (10.86%) MCSE
3 18 (5.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (4.61%) MCTS
6 13 (4.28%) MCSA
6 13 (4.28%) CCNA
7 12 (3.95%) Security Cleared
8 11 (3.62%) MCITP
9 10 (3.29%) VCP5
10 7 (2.30%) DV Cleared
11 6 (1.97%) VCP4
12 5 (1.64%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.32%) Degree
14 3 (0.99%) CCA
15 2 (0.66%) MCP
15 2 (0.66%) CCIE
16 1 (0.33%) RHCSA
16 1 (0.33%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.64%) SLA
2 2 (0.66%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 171 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 155 (50.99%) Active Directory
3 64 (21.05%) XenApp
4 47 (15.46%) vSphere
5 43 (14.14%) Xen
6 32 (10.53%) XenDesktop
7 23 (7.57%) XenServer
8 20 (6.58%) VMware ESXi
9 17 (5.59%) NFS
9 17 (5.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 12 (3.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 11 (3.62%) VMware ESX
12 10 (3.29%) KVM
13 8 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (2.63%) VMware Server
13 8 (2.63%) NLBS
13 8 (2.63%) DFS Replication
14 6 (1.97%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (1.97%) SRDF
15 5 (1.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 53 (17.43%) SCCM
2 44 (14.47%) SCOM
3 30 (9.87%) SCVMM
4 18 (5.92%) EdgeSight
5 16 (5.26%) HP SIM
6 14 (4.61%) SCDPM
7 10 (3.29%) NetBackup
8 9 (2.96%) Puppet
9 8 (2.63%) Legato
9 8 (2.63%) WSUS
10 7 (2.30%) SCOrch
10 7 (2.30%) EMC NetWorker
10 7 (2.30%) Backup Exec
11 6 (1.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 6 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (1.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 4 (1.32%) Cobbler
13 4 (1.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 3 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 207 (68.09%) VMware
2 166 (54.61%) Microsoft
3 98 (32.24%) Cisco
4 96 (31.58%) Citrix
5 76 (25.00%) HP
6 63 (20.72%) NetApp
7 41 (13.49%) Dell
8 40 (13.16%) EMC
9 31 (10.20%) Veeam
10 30 (9.87%) IBM
11 22 (7.24%) Symantec
12 18 (5.92%) Veritas
13 17 (5.59%) CheckPoint
14 16 (5.26%) ServiceNow
15 15 (4.93%) Nimsoft
15 15 (4.93%) CA
16 14 (4.61%) Oracle
17 10 (3.29%) Intel
18 9 (2.96%) Brocade
18 9 (2.96%) Wyse
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