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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 261 287 304
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +17
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 149 132 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.55% 0.40%
As % of the System Software category 7.64% 6.11% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 101 56
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£388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £293 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
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
1950 2159 1727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.57% 9.07% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1358 996
Average daily rate £375 £380 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 118 214
Average hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.60% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £24.00 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +2 26 £363 -1.36% 21
Croydon +2 1 - -
Harrow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
New Malden - - - - 1
Stanmore - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Barnet - - - -
Chessington - - - - 1
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 271 (80.65%) Windows
2 204 (60.71%) VMware
3 180 (53.57%) Active Directory
4 175 (52.08%) Microsoft
5 165 (49.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 139 (41.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 131 (38.99%) MS Exchange
8 117 (34.82%) SAN
9 108 (32.14%) Cisco
10 106 (31.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 100 (29.76%) Citrix
12 92 (27.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 87 (25.89%) Firewall
14 81 (24.11%) Exchange Server 2010
15 78 (23.21%) DNS
16 74 (22.02%) HP
17 69 (20.54%) SQL Server
18 67 (19.94%) SharePoint
19 65 (19.35%) XenApp
20 60 (17.86%) SCCM
21 56 (16.67%) Migration
21 56 (16.67%) Clustering
22 54 (16.07%) NetApp
23 53 (15.77%) VPN
23 53 (15.77%) Microsoft Azure
24 52 (15.48%) Lync
25 51 (15.18%) Finance
26 50 (14.88%) Exchange Server 2007
27 49 (14.58%) LAN
27 49 (14.58%) DHCP

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 131 (38.99%) MS Exchange
2 81 (24.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (19.94%) SharePoint
4 52 (15.48%) Lync
5 50 (14.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 39 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 38 (11.31%) IIS
8 37 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2003
9 23 (6.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (5.95%) Office Communications Server
11 14 (4.17%) OpenStack
12 11 (3.27%) Apache
13 5 (1.49%) Tomcat
14 4 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (1.19%) WebSphere
14 4 (1.19%) Eucalyptus
15 3 (0.89%) Oracle Coherence
15 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 37 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 30 (8.93%) MS Office
3 10 (2.98%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.79%) MS Project
5 3 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.60%) RMDS
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (15.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (11.01%) Office 365
3 11 (3.27%) IaaS
4 9 (2.68%) PaaS
5 7 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.89%) SaaS
6 3 (0.89%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.60%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 117 (34.82%) SAN
2 87 (25.89%) Firewall
3 78 (23.21%) DNS
4 53 (15.77%) VPN
5 49 (14.58%) LAN
5 49 (14.58%) DHCP
6 48 (14.29%) VLAN
7 43 (12.80%) NAS
8 35 (10.42%) WAN
9 30 (8.93%) NetScaler
10 25 (7.44%) Fibre Channel
10 25 (7.44%) iSCSI
10 25 (7.44%) MPLS
11 22 (6.55%) TCP/IP
12 21 (6.25%) LDAP
13 20 (5.95%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (5.65%) Wireless
15 16 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
16 15 (4.46%) WLAN
17 13 (3.87%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.89%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.89%) HBase
5 3 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.89%) MySQL
6 2 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.60%) Big Data
7 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (1.19%) MSI
2 2 (0.60%) Subversion
2 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.30%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 51 (15.18%) Finance
2 13 (3.87%) Banking
3 11 (3.27%) Games
4 10 (2.98%) Law
5 7 (2.08%) Legal
5 7 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.08%) Retail
6 6 (1.79%) Advertising
7 4 (1.19%) Publishing
7 4 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.89%) Marketing
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Military
9 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (26.49%) Architect
2 45 (13.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 42 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
4 41 (12.20%) Analyst
5 30 (8.93%) Consultant
6 17 (5.06%) 3rd Line Support
7 16 (4.76%) Administrator
8 14 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 14 (4.17%) Support Analyst
8 14 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (3.87%) Technical Architect
10 11 (3.27%) Server Engineer
11 9 (2.68%) Implementation Engineer
11 9 (2.68%) Wintel Engineer
11 9 (2.68%) Wintel Analyst
12 8 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
12 8 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
12 8 (2.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 7 (2.08%) Operations Analyst
13 7 (2.08%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.46%) Middleware
2 10 (2.98%) Web Services
3 8 (2.38%) Application Packaging
4 7 (2.08%) HTML
5 5 (1.49%) .NET
6 4 (1.19%) XML
6 4 (1.19%) Java EE
6 4 (1.19%) SAP PI
7 3 (0.89%) CSS
7 3 (0.89%) Rendezvous
7 3 (0.89%) XSLT
8 2 (0.60%) ADO.NET
8 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.60%) COM
8 2 (0.60%) Ajax
8 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (0.60%) WCF
9 1 (0.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 56 (16.67%) Clustering
2 33 (9.82%) Replication
3 25 (7.44%) Blackberry
4 24 (7.14%) Thin Client
4 24 (7.14%) Fat Client
5 13 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.27%) Online Games
7 9 (2.68%) CESG
8 5 (1.49%) PKI
9 4 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.89%) iPad
10 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (0.89%) CESG CLAS
11 2 (0.60%) FMCG
11 2 (0.60%) NHS
11 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.60%) FlexPod
11 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.30%) EPoS
12 1 (0.30%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 271 (80.65%) Windows
2 139 (41.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 106 (31.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 92 (27.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 47 (13.99%) Linux
6 45 (13.39%) Windows 7
7 36 (10.71%) Windows XP
8 19 (5.65%) UNIX
9 10 (2.98%) Solaris
9 10 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.68%) CentOS
11 8 (2.38%) Windows 8
12 7 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (1.49%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.19%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.19%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.19%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.89%) Android
16 2 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (16.67%) Migration
2 48 (14.29%) ITIL
3 22 (6.55%) Service Delivery
3 22 (6.55%) Data Protection
4 21 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (5.95%) Load Balancing
6 17 (5.06%) Project Management
6 17 (5.06%) Service Management
7 16 (4.76%) ITSM
8 15 (4.46%) Asset Management
9 14 (4.17%) BCP
10 13 (3.87%) Business Continuity
11 12 (3.57%) Problem Management
11 12 (3.57%) Change Management
11 12 (3.57%) Network Design
12 11 (3.27%) Incident Management
12 11 (3.27%) Investment Management
12 11 (3.27%) Performance Management
13 9 (2.68%) Workflow
13 9 (2.68%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 45 (13.39%) SQL
1 45 (13.39%) PowerShell
2 22 (6.55%) VBScript
3 13 (3.87%) C#
4 10 (2.98%) Perl
5 7 (2.08%) Python
5 7 (2.08%) Shell Script
5 7 (2.08%) Ruby
6 5 (1.49%) Java
7 4 (1.19%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.19%) PHP
7 4 (1.19%) VBA
8 3 (0.89%) VB
8 3 (0.89%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.30%) C++
10 1 (0.30%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (13.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (11.01%) MCSE
3 14 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.87%) MCTS
5 12 (3.57%) MCSA
5 12 (3.57%) CCNA
6 10 (2.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (2.68%) MCITP
8 7 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.08%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.49%) Degree
9 5 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (0.89%) CCA
10 3 (0.89%) VCP5
10 3 (0.89%) RHCSA
11 2 (0.60%) HP APS
11 2 (0.60%) CCEE
11 2 (0.60%) CCIE
12 1 (0.30%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.60%) ISO 9000
1 2 (0.60%) SLA
1 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 180 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 165 (49.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (19.35%) XenApp
4 45 (13.39%) vSphere
5 39 (11.61%) Xen
6 26 (7.74%) XenServer
6 26 (7.74%) XenDesktop
7 19 (5.65%) NFS
8 14 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (3.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 13 (3.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 12 (3.57%) VMware ESX
11 10 (2.98%) NLBS
11 10 (2.98%) KVM
12 9 (2.68%) VMware Server
12 9 (2.68%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (2.38%) DFS Replication
14 6 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (1.79%) Terminal Services
15 5 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 60 (17.86%) SCCM
2 46 (13.69%) SCOM
3 27 (8.04%) SCVMM
4 14 (4.17%) SCOrch
5 12 (3.57%) EdgeSight
5 12 (3.57%) SCDPM
6 10 (2.98%) HP SIM
7 9 (2.68%) Puppet
7 9 (2.68%) WSUS
8 6 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (1.79%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.79%) Backup Exec
8 6 (1.79%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 6 (1.79%) Cobbler
8 6 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (1.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (1.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 3 (0.89%) Legato
10 3 (0.89%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.89%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 204 (60.71%) VMware
2 175 (52.08%) Microsoft
3 108 (32.14%) Cisco
4 100 (29.76%) Citrix
5 74 (22.02%) HP
6 54 (16.07%) NetApp
7 48 (14.29%) Dell
8 33 (9.82%) EMC
9 27 (8.04%) CheckPoint
10 25 (7.44%) Veeam
11 24 (7.14%) IBM
12 22 (6.55%) Symantec
13 14 (4.17%) Oracle
14 12 (3.57%) Veritas
15 10 (2.98%) McAfee
16 9 (2.68%) Wyse
16 9 (2.68%) Reuters
16 9 (2.68%) Intel
16 9 (2.68%) CA
16 9 (2.68%) Brocade
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