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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 258 291 264
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -27
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 155 124 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.66% 0.51% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 7.37% 6.46% 7.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 76 87
Average daily rate
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£363 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.46 £24.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £25.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-12.74% +15.90%
System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2104 1920 2096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.97% 7.91% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1323 1147 1166
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £204 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 164 197
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.94 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £30.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +27 26 £368 -10.90% 21
Hammersmith +3 1 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
Croydon - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
New Malden - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Barnet - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 213 (83.53%) Windows
2 123 (48.24%) VMware
3 111 (43.53%) Microsoft
4 108 (42.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 99 (38.82%) Active Directory
6 91 (35.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 89 (34.90%) SAN
8 80 (31.37%) Citrix
9 77 (30.20%) MS Exchange
10 69 (27.06%) Windows Server 2012
11 68 (26.67%) Cisco
12 62 (24.31%) Firewall
13 61 (23.92%) DNS
13 61 (23.92%) SCCM
14 54 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
15 49 (19.22%) HP
16 47 (18.43%) Windows 7
17 46 (18.04%) DHCP
18 45 (17.65%) Clustering
19 44 (17.25%) WAN
19 44 (17.25%) SQL Server
20 42 (16.47%) LAN
21 41 (16.08%) XenApp
22 40 (15.69%) Migration
22 40 (15.69%) SQL
23 38 (14.90%) ITIL
23 38 (14.90%) Microsoft Certification
24 36 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
25 34 (13.33%) SharePoint
26 33 (12.94%) VPN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 77 (30.20%) MS Exchange
2 36 (14.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 30 (11.76%) Lync
5 20 (7.84%) IIS
6 19 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (3.53%) Tomcat
9 9 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.96%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.96%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.57%) Office Communications Server
11 4 (1.57%) Confluence
11 4 (1.57%) Apache
12 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (9.41%) MS Excel
1 24 (9.41%) MS Office
2 4 (1.57%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.18%) MS Project
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.78%) RMDS
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (7.84%) Office 365
3 4 (1.57%) IaaS
3 4 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.57%) PaaS
4 3 (1.18%) SaaS
5 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 89 (34.90%) SAN
2 62 (24.31%) Firewall
3 61 (23.92%) DNS
4 46 (18.04%) DHCP
5 44 (17.25%) WAN
6 42 (16.47%) LAN
7 33 (12.94%) VPN
8 25 (9.80%) VLAN
8 25 (9.80%) TCP/IP
9 23 (9.02%) NAS
10 21 (8.24%) MPLS
11 16 (6.27%) Wireless
12 15 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (5.88%) iSCSI
13 14 (5.49%) Fibre Channel
13 14 (5.49%) BIG-IP
14 12 (4.71%) DSL
15 8 (3.14%) LDAP
16 7 (2.75%) VoIP
16 7 (2.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (17.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 4 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.57%) MySQL
4 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.78%) HBase
5 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (6.27%) Wise Package Studio
1 16 (6.27%) MSI
2 7 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.57%) JIRA
4 3 (1.18%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.78%) Subversion
6 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (10.59%) Finance
2 5 (1.96%) Advertising
2 5 (1.96%) Banking
3 4 (1.57%) Games
4 3 (1.18%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.18%) Legal
4 3 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.78%) Marketing
5 2 (0.78%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Law
6 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (23.92%) Architect
2 42 (16.47%) Infrastructure Architect
3 29 (11.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 22 (8.63%) Analyst
5 19 (7.45%) Consultant
6 17 (6.67%) Server Engineer
7 16 (6.27%) Applications Packager
8 14 (5.49%) Administrator
9 13 (5.10%) Systems Engineer
10 11 (4.31%) Systems Administrator
11 10 (3.92%) Network Engineer
11 10 (3.92%) Support Analyst
12 9 (3.53%) 3rd Line Support
13 8 (3.14%) Platform Engineer
13 8 (3.14%) Support Engineer
13 8 (3.14%) Migration Engineer
14 7 (2.75%) Systems Support
14 7 (2.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 7 (2.75%) Senior Network Engineer
15 6 (2.35%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.24%) Application Packaging
2 16 (6.27%) WSH
3 7 (2.75%) Middleware
4 6 (2.35%) Web Services
4 6 (2.35%) .NET
5 5 (1.96%) HTML
6 4 (1.57%) RESTful
7 3 (1.18%) XML
7 3 (1.18%) CSS
8 2 (0.78%) Rendezvous
8 2 (0.78%) XHTML
8 2 (0.78%) XSLT
9 1 (0.39%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.39%) COM
9 1 (0.39%) Ajax
9 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.39%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.39%) WCF
9 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (17.65%) Clustering
2 17 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 15 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 15 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 14 (5.49%) Replication
5 6 (2.35%) EqualLogic
6 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.57%) Online Games
7 3 (1.18%) Video Editing
8 2 (0.78%) IBM XIV
8 2 (0.78%) Taxonomies
8 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.78%) CESG
8 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.39%) EPoS
9 1 (0.39%) NHS
9 1 (0.39%) Firmware
9 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.39%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 213 (83.53%) Windows
2 108 (42.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (27.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 47 (18.43%) Windows 7
6 31 (12.16%) Windows XP
7 30 (11.76%) Linux
8 12 (4.71%) Windows 8
8 12 (4.71%) UNIX
9 6 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (2.35%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.57%) CentOS
10 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.57%) Solaris
11 2 (0.78%) VMS
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.39%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.39%) Android
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (15.69%) Migration
2 38 (14.90%) ITIL
3 22 (8.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (7.06%) Service Management
5 17 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 14 (5.49%) Data Protection
7 12 (4.71%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.31%) BCP
8 11 (4.31%) Workflow
8 11 (4.31%) DevOps
8 11 (4.31%) Load Balancing
9 9 (3.53%) Business Continuity
9 9 (3.53%) Asset Management
9 9 (3.53%) TOGAF
10 8 (3.14%) Problem Management
10 8 (3.14%) PRINCE2
11 7 (2.75%) Configuration Management
11 7 (2.75%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (2.35%) Network Management
13 5 (1.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 40 (15.69%) SQL
2 30 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 17 (6.67%) VB
4 9 (3.53%) Java
5 8 (3.14%) C
6 5 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.18%) C#
7 3 (1.18%) Python
8 2 (0.78%) Ruby
8 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.78%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.78%) Perl
8 2 (0.78%) PHP
9 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (14.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (10.98%) MCSE
3 23 (9.02%) MCITP
4 13 (5.10%) Security Cleared
5 7 (2.75%) MCP
5 7 (2.75%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.35%) Degree
6 6 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (1.96%) CCA
8 3 (1.18%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.78%) MCSM
9 2 (0.78%) HP APS
9 2 (0.78%) MCTS
9 2 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.78%) CCNA
9 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.78%) MCSA
10 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.39%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 99 (38.82%) Active Directory
2 91 (35.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (16.08%) XenApp
4 26 (10.20%) Xen
5 25 (9.80%) Microsoft App-V
6 22 (8.63%) vSphere
7 20 (7.84%) XenServer
8 16 (6.27%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (5.49%) XenDesktop
9 14 (5.49%) KVM
10 12 (4.71%) NLBS
11 10 (3.92%) NFS
12 9 (3.53%) Terminal Services
12 9 (3.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 8 (3.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (3.14%) VMware ESX
14 6 (2.35%) Oracle RAC
15 5 (1.96%) Terminal Server
16 4 (1.57%) SRDF
17 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 61 (23.92%) SCCM
2 24 (9.41%) SCOM
3 21 (8.24%) SCVMM
4 16 (6.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (5.10%) WSUS
6 11 (4.31%) Backup Exec
6 11 (4.31%) Puppet
6 11 (4.31%) SCOrch
7 9 (3.53%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (3.14%) Nagios
9 5 (1.96%) NetBackup
9 5 (1.96%) Ganglia
10 4 (1.57%) SCSM
10 4 (1.57%) Data Guard
11 3 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (1.18%) Opsview
11 3 (1.18%) SCDPM
11 3 (1.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (1.18%) Cobbler
12 2 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 123 (48.24%) VMware
2 111 (43.53%) Microsoft
3 80 (31.37%) Citrix
4 68 (26.67%) Cisco
5 49 (19.22%) HP
6 27 (10.59%) Dell
7 24 (9.41%) CheckPoint
8 19 (7.45%) EMC
9 16 (6.27%) NetApp
9 16 (6.27%) IBM
10 15 (5.88%) Symantec
11 14 (5.49%) Oracle
12 9 (3.53%) Juniper
13 8 (3.14%) SonicWALL
13 8 (3.14%) Veritas
13 8 (3.14%) Apple
14 7 (2.75%) McAfee
14 7 (2.75%) Intel
14 7 (2.75%) 3PAR
14 7 (2.75%) Meru Networks
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-350 Per Day ASAP
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Barnet
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 - £376 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago