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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 296 276 337
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +61
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 136 153 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.68% 0.43%
As % of the System Software category 5.80% 7.55% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 117 81
Average daily rate £420 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £186 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £516 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £395 £290
% change year-on-year
-16.45% +36.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £23.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -16.07%
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
2344 2027 1972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.18% 9.04% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1351 1209
Average daily rate £440 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.39% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £190 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 153 147
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +33 20 £425 +25.00% 14
Kingston Upon Thames +4 3 £325 -23.52% 4
Hounslow - 3 £415 -
Brentford +6 2 £375 -
Ealing -3 1 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 184 (77.64%) Windows
2 162 (68.35%) VMware
3 127 (53.59%) Microsoft
3 127 (53.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 126 (53.16%) Active Directory
5 110 (46.41%) Windows Server
6 82 (34.60%) Citrix
7 68 (28.69%) Linux
8 61 (25.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (24.47%) SAN
9 58 (24.47%) Cisco
10 55 (23.21%) MS Exchange
11 54 (22.78%) Migration
12 53 (22.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 50 (21.10%) PowerShell
14 49 (20.68%) Finance
14 49 (20.68%) SQL
15 48 (20.25%) SQL Server
16 47 (19.83%) SCCM
17 43 (18.14%) DNS
18 42 (17.72%) XenApp
19 39 (16.46%) Firewall
20 36 (15.19%) ITIL
20 36 (15.19%) Open Source
21 35 (14.77%) HP
22 33 (13.92%) MS Excel
22 33 (13.92%) vSphere
22 33 (13.92%) Office 365
23 32 (13.50%) Data Centre
24 31 (13.08%) Security Cleared

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 55 (23.21%) MS Exchange
2 27 (11.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 27 (11.39%) Skype for Business
3 19 (8.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (7.59%) OpenStack
5 17 (7.17%) SharePoint
6 14 (5.91%) Tomcat
6 14 (5.91%) WebSphere
7 12 (5.06%) Apache
8 11 (4.64%) Confluence
8 11 (4.64%) IIS
9 9 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (2.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (1.69%) Eucalyptus
13 4 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
14 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 33 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.91%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.42%) RMDS
2 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (13.92%) Office 365
2 27 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (8.02%) SaaS
5 17 (7.17%) IaaS
6 15 (6.33%) PaaS
7 3 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.84%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.84%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.84%) Yammer
9 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.42%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.42%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 58 (24.47%) SAN
2 43 (18.14%) DNS
3 39 (16.46%) Firewall
4 28 (11.81%) WAN
5 26 (10.97%) LAN
6 24 (10.13%) DHCP
6 24 (10.13%) NetScaler
7 16 (6.75%) iSCSI
8 14 (5.91%) Skype
8 14 (5.91%) TCP/IP
9 11 (4.64%) VPN
10 10 (4.22%) NAS
10 10 (4.22%) VLAN
11 9 (3.80%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (3.38%) FCoE
12 8 (3.38%) Network Security
13 7 (2.95%) HTTP
13 7 (2.95%) MPLS
13 7 (2.95%) S/MIME
14 6 (2.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.49%) NoSQL
3 12 (5.06%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.64%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (3.80%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.95%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (2.11%) DTS
10 5 (2.11%) HBase
10 5 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.27%) DB2
13 2 (0.84%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.84%) MySQL
13 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (6.33%) JIRA
2 12 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.06%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (1.69%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.42%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.42%) MSI
5 1 (0.42%) NUnit
5 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 49 (20.68%) Finance
2 22 (9.28%) Banking
3 10 (4.22%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.95%) Retail
5 4 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.69%) Legal
6 3 (1.27%) Marketing
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Back Office
7 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
8 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.42%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (16.03%) Architect
2 36 (15.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (10.97%) Consultant
4 22 (9.28%) Server Engineer
4 22 (9.28%) Support Engineer
5 21 (8.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 16 (6.75%) Analyst
6 16 (6.75%) Solutions Architect
7 15 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 15 (6.33%) Windows Engineer
8 14 (5.91%) Citrix Engineer
9 13 (5.49%) Infrastructure Architect
9 13 (5.49%) VMware Engineer
9 13 (5.49%) Wintel Engineer
10 12 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 11 (4.64%) PowerShell Engineer
12 10 (4.22%) Hyper-V Engineer
13 9 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (3.80%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (3.80%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.13%) .NET
2 15 (6.33%) HTML
3 13 (5.49%) Middleware
4 9 (3.80%) RESTful
5 7 (2.95%) ELK Stack
6 6 (2.53%) Web Services
6 6 (2.53%) XML
7 5 (2.11%) Rendezvous
8 4 (1.69%) Java EE
9 3 (1.27%) ADO.NET
9 3 (1.27%) XSLT
10 2 (0.84%) CSS
10 2 (0.84%) Memcached
11 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.42%) AppFabric
11 1 (0.42%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.42%) JSON
11 1 (0.42%) Regular Expression
11 1 (0.42%) Ultra Messaging
11 1 (0.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (13.50%) Data Centre
2 26 (10.97%) Clustering
3 13 (5.49%) Replication
4 12 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.64%) Public Cloud
6 9 (3.80%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.38%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (2.95%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.53%) PKI
9 6 (2.53%) User Experience
10 5 (2.11%) EqualLogic
11 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.69%) Social Media
12 3 (1.27%) HP Storage
12 3 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.27%) VCE vBlock
13 2 (0.84%) FMCG
13 2 (0.84%) NHS
13 2 (0.84%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 184 (77.64%) Windows
2 110 (46.41%) Windows Server
3 68 (28.69%) Linux
4 61 (25.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (22.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (9.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (9.28%) Windows 7
8 17 (7.17%) Unix
9 13 (5.49%) Windows 8
10 11 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (4.22%) Ubuntu
12 9 (3.80%) CentOS
13 8 (3.38%) SUSE
14 7 (2.95%) Solaris
15 6 (2.53%) Windows 10
16 5 (2.11%) Data ONTAP
16 5 (2.11%) Mac OS X
16 5 (2.11%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (1.69%) AIX
17 4 (1.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (22.78%) Migration
2 36 (15.19%) ITIL
2 36 (15.19%) Open Source
3 29 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (12.24%) Configuration Management
4 26 (10.97%) Server Virtualisation
5 24 (10.13%) DevOps
6 19 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (7.17%) Project Management
7 17 (7.17%) Server Building
8 16 (6.75%) Incident Management
8 16 (6.75%) Release Management
9 15 (6.33%) Change Management
10 13 (5.49%) SOA
11 12 (5.06%) Load Balancing
11 12 (5.06%) SDLC
12 11 (4.64%) Data Migration
12 11 (4.64%) Data Protection
13 10 (4.22%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (3.80%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 50 (21.10%) PowerShell
2 49 (20.68%) SQL
3 20 (8.44%) C#
4 17 (7.17%) Java
5 10 (4.22%) T-SQL
6 7 (2.95%) C
6 7 (2.95%) Python
7 6 (2.53%) C++
8 5 (2.11%) Perl
8 5 (2.11%) VBScript
9 4 (1.69%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.27%) JavaScript
10 3 (1.27%) Ruby
11 2 (0.84%) Korn
12 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (13.08%) Security Cleared
2 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (8.44%) SC Cleared
4 19 (8.02%) MCSE
5 15 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (5.06%) CCNA
6 12 (5.06%) DV Cleared
7 9 (3.80%) MCSA
8 7 (2.95%) Degree
9 6 (2.53%) MCITP
10 5 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.69%) CCNP
11 4 (1.69%) MCP
12 3 (1.27%) DBS Check
12 3 (1.27%) MCTS
13 2 (0.84%) CISSP
13 2 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.84%) MCDST
13 2 (0.84%) SANS
14 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.95%) SLA
2 5 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.27%) QA
4 2 (0.84%) COBIT
4 2 (0.84%) ISO27002
5 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.42%) PMBOK
System Software
1 127 (53.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 126 (53.16%) Active Directory
3 42 (17.72%) XenApp
4 33 (13.92%) vSphere
5 28 (11.81%) XenDesktop
6 14 (5.91%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (3.38%) NFS
7 8 (3.38%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (2.95%) KVM
8 7 (2.95%) SRDF
9 6 (2.53%) Xen
10 5 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (2.11%) Terminal Services
10 5 (2.11%) XenServer
11 4 (1.69%) VMware ESX
12 3 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (1.27%) Docker
13 2 (0.84%) Firmware
13 2 (0.84%) vCloud
14 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 47 (19.83%) SCCM
2 22 (9.28%) SCOM
3 17 (7.17%) Puppet
4 14 (5.91%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (4.64%) HP SIM
6 10 (4.22%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 9 (3.80%) CFEngine
7 9 (3.80%) EdgeSight
8 8 (3.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 7 (2.95%) Kibana
9 7 (2.95%) logstash
9 7 (2.95%) SCVMM
10 6 (2.53%) WSUS
11 5 (2.11%) Backup Exec
12 4 (1.69%) Ansible
12 4 (1.69%) AppDNA
12 4 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (1.69%) XenMobile
13 3 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 2 (0.84%) SCSM
Vendors
1 162 (68.35%) VMware
2 127 (53.59%) Microsoft
3 82 (34.60%) Citrix
4 58 (24.47%) Cisco
5 35 (14.77%) HP
6 28 (11.81%) NetApp
7 23 (9.70%) Red Hat
8 22 (9.28%) Oracle
9 14 (5.91%) AppSense
10 12 (5.06%) CA
10 12 (5.06%) IBM
11 11 (4.64%) Dell
12 10 (4.22%) Atlassian
12 10 (4.22%) Juniper
13 9 (3.80%) EMC
13 9 (3.80%) Symantec
14 6 (2.53%) CheckPoint
14 6 (2.53%) Intel
15 5 (2.11%) Apple
15 5 (2.11%) TIBCO
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