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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 270 300 325
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +25
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 164 143 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.56% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 7.45% 6.52% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 102 58
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£400 £360 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £235 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £519 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £245 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.06% -24.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £45.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.55% +200.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
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
2200 2194 1962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.92% 8.66% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1416 1349 1163
Average daily rate £390 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 135 159
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £31.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.92 £15.38 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.04% -0.80%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +20 30 £415 +12.92% 19
Docklands, London - - - - 1
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
New Malden - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 1
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 248 (84.93%) Windows
2 150 (51.37%) VMware
3 149 (51.03%) Active Directory
4 143 (48.97%) Microsoft
5 137 (46.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 122 (41.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 111 (38.01%) MS Exchange
8 100 (34.25%) SAN
9 91 (31.16%) Citrix
10 84 (28.77%) Cisco
11 83 (28.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 83 (28.42%) Windows Server 2012
12 78 (26.71%) Firewall
13 73 (25.00%) DNS
14 62 (21.23%) SCCM
15 56 (19.18%) Windows 7
15 56 (19.18%) LAN
16 55 (18.84%) HP
16 55 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2010
17 53 (18.15%) SQL Server
18 52 (17.81%) DHCP
19 51 (17.47%) XenApp
20 47 (16.10%) Migration
21 46 (15.75%) Clustering
22 45 (15.41%) Finance
22 45 (15.41%) SharePoint
23 44 (15.07%) WAN
23 44 (15.07%) VPN
24 43 (14.73%) Microsoft Certification
25 40 (13.70%) Windows XP

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 111 (38.01%) MS Exchange
2 55 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (15.41%) SharePoint
4 39 (13.36%) Lync
5 34 (11.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 31 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2003
7 26 (8.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 26 (8.90%) IIS
8 19 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (3.08%) Office Communications Server
10 6 (2.05%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.37%) Eucalyptus
11 4 (1.37%) Apache
12 3 (1.03%) IBM Notes
12 3 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (1.03%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 36 (12.33%) MS Office
2 32 (10.96%) MS Excel
3 10 (3.42%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.05%) MS Project
5 3 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.68%) RMDS
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 37 (12.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (10.96%) Office 365
3 8 (2.74%) IaaS
4 7 (2.40%) PaaS
5 4 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.03%) SaaS
6 3 (1.03%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.68%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 100 (34.25%) SAN
2 78 (26.71%) Firewall
3 73 (25.00%) DNS
4 56 (19.18%) LAN
5 52 (17.81%) DHCP
6 44 (15.07%) VPN
6 44 (15.07%) WAN
7 31 (10.62%) VLAN
8 26 (8.90%) MPLS
9 23 (7.88%) NAS
10 22 (7.53%) Wireless
11 20 (6.85%) TCP/IP
12 18 (6.16%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (6.16%) NetScaler
13 17 (5.82%) BIG-IP
13 17 (5.82%) DSL
14 16 (5.48%) Fibre Channel
14 16 (5.48%) iSCSI
15 12 (4.11%) Cisco Nexus
16 11 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.68%) HBase
6 1 (0.34%) Big Data
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (3.42%) MSI
2 7 (2.40%) Wise Package Studio
3 3 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.68%) Subversion
4 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (15.41%) Finance
2 8 (2.74%) Banking
3 7 (2.40%) Games
4 6 (2.05%) Law
4 6 (2.05%) Legal
4 6 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.05%) Advertising
5 4 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.68%) Retail
6 2 (0.68%) Marketing
6 2 (0.68%) Publishing
7 1 (0.34%) Military
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 86 (29.45%) Architect
2 47 (16.10%) Infrastructure Architect
3 34 (11.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (9.59%) Analyst
5 27 (9.25%) Consultant
6 13 (4.45%) Systems Engineer
6 13 (4.45%) Technical Architect
7 12 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (3.42%) Support Engineer
9 10 (3.42%) Support Analyst
10 9 (3.08%) Administrator
10 9 (3.08%) Operations Analyst
11 8 (2.74%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (2.74%) Platform Engineer
12 7 (2.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 7 (2.40%) Applications Packager
12 7 (2.40%) Infrastructure Manager
12 7 (2.40%) Server Engineer
13 6 (2.05%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.48%) Application Packaging
2 9 (3.08%) Web Services
3 7 (2.40%) .NET
3 7 (2.40%) WSH
4 6 (2.05%) Middleware
5 5 (1.71%) HTML
6 4 (1.37%) Java EE
6 4 (1.37%) XML
7 3 (1.03%) CSS
8 2 (0.68%) Rendezvous
8 2 (0.68%) JSON
8 2 (0.68%) Ajax
8 2 (0.68%) .NET Framework
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%) WCF
8 2 (0.68%) SAP PI
8 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (15.75%) Clustering
2 30 (10.27%) Blackberry
3 25 (8.56%) Fat Client
3 25 (8.56%) Thin Client
4 22 (7.53%) Replication
5 15 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.08%) CESG
7 7 (2.40%) Online Games
8 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.03%) CESG CLAS
9 3 (1.03%) PKI
10 2 (0.68%) NHS
10 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.68%) FMCG
11 1 (0.34%) iPhone
11 1 (0.34%) iPad
11 1 (0.34%) User Experience
11 1 (0.34%) EPoS
11 1 (0.34%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 248 (84.93%) Windows
2 137 (46.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (28.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 83 (28.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (19.18%) Windows 7
5 40 (13.70%) Windows XP
6 32 (10.96%) Linux
7 18 (6.16%) UNIX
8 15 (5.14%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.74%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.37%) Windows 2000
12 3 (1.03%) Solaris
12 3 (1.03%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.03%) CentOS
13 2 (0.68%) Android
14 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (16.10%) Migration
2 39 (13.36%) ITIL
3 24 (8.22%) Service Management
3 24 (8.22%) Data Protection
4 23 (7.88%) Service Delivery
5 22 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (5.82%) Asset Management
6 17 (5.82%) Performance Management
7 16 (5.48%) Load Balancing
8 15 (5.14%) Business Continuity
8 15 (5.14%) BCP
9 13 (4.45%) Investment Management
9 13 (4.45%) Problem Management
10 12 (4.11%) Network Design
11 11 (3.77%) TOGAF
12 10 (3.42%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (2.74%) Business Continuity Planning
14 7 (2.40%) ITSM
14 7 (2.40%) Change Management
15 6 (2.05%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (13.01%) SQL
2 30 (10.27%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.42%) VBScript
4 9 (3.08%) VB
4 9 (3.08%) Shell Script
5 6 (2.05%) Java
6 5 (1.71%) C#
6 5 (1.71%) Perl
7 4 (1.37%) PHP
7 4 (1.37%) C
8 3 (1.03%) Python
8 3 (1.03%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.68%) Ruby
9 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.68%) VBA
10 1 (0.34%) C++
10 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 43 (14.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (10.27%) MCSE
3 16 (5.48%) Security Cleared
4 12 (4.11%) MCITP
5 11 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (3.77%) MCTS
6 9 (3.08%) CCNA
6 9 (3.08%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.40%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (2.05%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.71%) CCA
11 4 (1.37%) MCSA
12 3 (1.03%) Degree
13 2 (0.68%) CCIE
13 2 (0.68%) HP APS
13 2 (0.68%) CCEE
14 1 (0.34%) CCAA
14 1 (0.34%) CCIA
14 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.34%) SLA
2 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 149 (51.03%) Active Directory
2 122 (41.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (17.47%) XenApp
4 32 (10.96%) Xen
5 29 (9.93%) vSphere
6 23 (7.88%) XenServer
7 18 (6.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (5.82%) XenDesktop
8 17 (5.82%) NLBS
9 14 (4.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 12 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (3.77%) NFS
12 10 (3.42%) VMware ESX
13 8 (2.74%) Terminal Services
14 7 (2.40%) KVM
15 6 (2.05%) DFS Replication
15 6 (2.05%) Terminal Server
15 6 (2.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 4 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
17 3 (1.03%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 62 (21.23%) SCCM
2 36 (12.33%) SCOM
3 18 (6.16%) SCVMM
4 16 (5.48%) WSUS
5 15 (5.14%) SCOrch
6 12 (4.11%) SCDPM
7 10 (3.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 9 (3.08%) Backup Exec
9 8 (2.74%) Puppet
10 6 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (2.05%) NetBackup
10 6 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (1.03%) Opsview
12 3 (1.03%) Nagios
12 3 (1.03%) Tivoli
12 3 (1.03%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 3 (1.03%) Cobbler
12 3 (1.03%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
13 2 (0.68%) SCSM
Vendors
1 150 (51.37%) VMware
2 143 (48.97%) Microsoft
3 91 (31.16%) Citrix
4 84 (28.77%) Cisco
5 55 (18.84%) HP
6 34 (11.64%) CheckPoint
7 33 (11.30%) NetApp
7 33 (11.30%) Dell
8 20 (6.85%) Symantec
9 17 (5.82%) EMC
9 17 (5.82%) IBM
10 13 (4.45%) McAfee
11 12 (4.11%) Veeam
12 11 (3.77%) Oracle
12 11 (3.77%) Juniper
13 10 (3.42%) Apple
14 7 (2.40%) Brocade
14 7 (2.40%) Meru Networks
15 6 (2.05%) 3PAR
15 6 (2.05%) Splunk
London
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Linkpoint Resources
Rate: From £16 to £20 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 23 days ago