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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 261 286 290
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 139 98 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 7.51% 5.65% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 77 49
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£425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+50.45% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -18.98%
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
1851 1734 1642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.72% 7.98% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1234 1033 981
Average daily rate £425 £387 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.81% +9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £308 £315
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 110 172
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.24 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £36.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 February 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 February 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 +14 24 £425 +11.84% 22
Kingston Upon Thames -9 1 £425 +32.81% 1
New Malden - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Teddington - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Greenwich - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 237 (81.16%) Windows
2 210 (71.92%) VMware
3 176 (60.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 166 (56.85%) Microsoft
5 144 (49.32%) Active Directory
6 113 (38.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 111 (38.01%) MS Exchange
8 102 (34.93%) SAN
9 99 (33.90%) Cisco
10 95 (32.53%) Citrix
11 86 (29.45%) Firewall
11 86 (29.45%) Windows Server 2012
12 76 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2010
12 76 (26.03%) HP
13 72 (24.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 61 (20.89%) XenApp
15 60 (20.55%) NetApp
15 60 (20.55%) SharePoint
16 59 (20.21%) SQL Server
17 58 (19.86%) ITIL
18 57 (19.52%) DNS
19 51 (17.47%) NAS
20 50 (17.12%) Microsoft Certification
21 49 (16.78%) EMC
21 49 (16.78%) Exchange Server 2007
21 49 (16.78%) vSphere
21 49 (16.78%) Exchange Server 2013
22 47 (16.10%) SCCM
23 46 (15.75%) Windows 7
24 43 (14.73%) Migration

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 111 (38.01%) MS Exchange
2 76 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 60 (20.55%) SharePoint
4 49 (16.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 49 (16.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 39 (13.36%) Lync
6 34 (11.64%) IIS
7 24 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 20 (6.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 18 (6.16%) Office Communications Server
10 17 (5.82%) OpenStack
11 10 (3.42%) Apache
12 6 (2.05%) Tomcat
12 6 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.71%) WebSphere
14 4 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
14 4 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 3 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.68%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 28 (9.59%) MS Office
3 10 (3.42%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.40%) MS Project
5 2 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) RMDS
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (10.96%) Office 365
3 12 (4.11%) IaaS
4 9 (3.08%) PaaS
5 7 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.03%) SaaS
6 3 (1.03%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 102 (34.93%) SAN
2 86 (29.45%) Firewall
3 57 (19.52%) DNS
4 51 (17.47%) NAS
5 42 (14.38%) VLAN
6 40 (13.70%) VPN
7 38 (13.01%) LAN
7 38 (13.01%) NetScaler
8 34 (11.64%) TCP/IP
9 31 (10.62%) WAN
9 31 (10.62%) DHCP
10 19 (6.51%) LDAP
10 19 (6.51%) MPLS
11 18 (6.16%) iSCSI
12 16 (5.48%) Fibre Channel
13 12 (4.11%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (3.77%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (3.42%) Network Security
16 9 (3.08%) VPLS
16 9 (3.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (20.21%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.03%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.03%) HBase
4 3 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.03%) MySQL
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.68%) Big Data
6 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.34%) SSDT
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (1.03%) MSI
1 3 (1.03%) TeamCity
1 3 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (0.68%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.34%) WiX
3 1 (0.34%) MSBuild
General
1 34 (11.64%) Finance
2 12 (4.11%) Banking
3 11 (3.77%) Law
4 9 (3.08%) Legal
5 8 (2.74%) Games
6 7 (2.40%) Retail
7 5 (1.71%) Publishing
8 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.03%) Advertising
9 3 (1.03%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.34%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) Military
11 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (18.15%) Analyst
2 52 (17.81%) Architect
3 34 (11.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (9.25%) Consultant
5 22 (7.53%) Administrator
6 19 (6.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (5.48%) Support Analyst
7 16 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (5.48%) Wintel Analyst
8 13 (4.45%) Support Engineer
9 12 (4.11%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (4.11%) Server Engineer
10 10 (3.42%) Systems Administrator
10 10 (3.42%) Storage Engineer
10 10 (3.42%) Citrix Analyst
11 9 (3.08%) Wintel Engineer
12 8 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 8 (2.74%) Technical Architect
13 7 (2.40%) Desktop Support
13 7 (2.40%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (7.88%) Middleware
2 8 (2.74%) Web Services
3 5 (1.71%) HTML
4 4 (1.37%) Application Packaging
4 4 (1.37%) XML
4 4 (1.37%) XSLT
4 4 (1.37%) Rendezvous
5 3 (1.03%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.34%) .NET
6 1 (0.34%) COM
6 1 (0.34%) LAMP
6 1 (0.34%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.34%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.67%) Clustering
2 28 (9.59%) Replication
3 27 (9.25%) Thin Client
3 27 (9.25%) Fat Client
4 21 (7.19%) Blackberry
5 9 (3.08%) CLARiiON
5 9 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.40%) Online Games
6 7 (2.40%) CESG
7 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.37%) NHS
7 4 (1.37%) PKI
8 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (1.03%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.68%) Celerra
9 2 (0.68%) Symmetrix DMX
9 2 (0.68%) Symmetrix
9 2 (0.68%) EMC Centera
9 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.68%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 237 (81.16%) Windows
2 113 (38.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 86 (29.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (24.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (15.75%) Windows 7
6 39 (13.36%) Linux
7 23 (7.88%) Windows XP
8 14 (4.79%) UNIX
9 11 (3.77%) Solaris
10 8 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (2.40%) CentOS
11 7 (2.40%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.71%) Windows Vista
12 5 (1.71%) Mac OS X
13 4 (1.37%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.37%) Windows 2000
14 3 (1.03%) Android
15 2 (0.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (19.86%) ITIL
2 43 (14.73%) Migration
3 29 (9.93%) Project Management
4 25 (8.56%) ITSM
5 19 (6.51%) Incident Management
6 18 (6.16%) Service Delivery
7 16 (5.48%) Low Latency
8 14 (4.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (4.11%) Service Management
9 12 (4.11%) Load Balancing
9 12 (4.11%) Problem Management
10 11 (3.77%) Business Continuity
11 10 (3.42%) Change Management
11 10 (3.42%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (3.08%) Performance Management
12 9 (3.08%) Network Design
13 8 (2.74%) Workflow
13 8 (2.74%) BCP
13 8 (2.74%) Benchmarking
13 8 (2.74%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 41 (14.04%) PowerShell
2 39 (13.36%) SQL
3 30 (10.27%) VBScript
4 16 (5.48%) C#
5 8 (2.74%) Perl
6 7 (2.40%) Ruby
6 7 (2.40%) C
7 6 (2.05%) Python
8 5 (1.71%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.71%) Java
9 4 (1.37%) JavaScript
9 4 (1.37%) VBA
10 3 (1.03%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.34%) C++
11 1 (0.34%) PHP
11 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (17.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (12.33%) MCSE
3 19 (6.51%) MCTS
4 15 (5.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (4.45%) MCSA
6 13 (4.45%) CCNA
7 12 (4.11%) MCITP
8 11 (3.77%) Security Cleared
9 10 (3.42%) MCP
10 9 (3.08%) VCP5
11 7 (2.40%) VCP4
12 6 (2.05%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.71%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.37%) Degree
14 4 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (1.03%) CCA
16 1 (0.34%) CCDA
16 1 (0.34%) CCIE
16 1 (0.34%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.40%) SLA
2 4 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.68%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 176 (60.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 144 (49.32%) Active Directory
3 61 (20.89%) XenApp
4 49 (16.78%) vSphere
5 41 (14.04%) Xen
6 33 (11.30%) XenDesktop
7 22 (7.53%) XenServer
8 17 (5.82%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (5.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 15 (5.14%) NFS
11 12 (4.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 10 (3.42%) KVM
13 8 (2.74%) VMware Server
13 8 (2.74%) NLBS
13 8 (2.74%) VMware ESX
14 7 (2.40%) vCloud
15 6 (2.05%) DFS Replication
15 6 (2.05%) SRDF
15 6 (2.05%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (2.05%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 47 (16.10%) SCCM
2 41 (14.04%) SCOM
3 30 (10.27%) SCVMM
4 19 (6.51%) EdgeSight
5 17 (5.82%) HP SIM
6 10 (3.42%) SCDPM
7 9 (3.08%) Legato
7 9 (3.08%) EMC NetWorker
8 8 (2.74%) WSUS
8 8 (2.74%) Puppet
9 6 (2.05%) NetBackup
9 6 (2.05%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 4 (1.37%) Cobbler
11 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (1.03%) SCOrch
12 3 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (1.03%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
12 3 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 210 (71.92%) VMware
2 166 (56.85%) Microsoft
3 99 (33.90%) Cisco
4 95 (32.53%) Citrix
5 76 (26.03%) HP
6 60 (20.55%) NetApp
7 49 (16.78%) EMC
8 37 (12.67%) Dell
9 31 (10.62%) Veeam
10 28 (9.59%) IBM
11 21 (7.19%) Symantec
12 17 (5.82%) ServiceNow
13 16 (5.48%) Nimsoft
13 16 (5.48%) Veritas
13 16 (5.48%) CheckPoint
13 16 (5.48%) CA
14 13 (4.45%) Oracle
15 11 (3.77%) Brocade
16 10 (3.42%) Sophos
17 9 (3.08%) Wyse
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