The first table below looks at the demand for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough 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 July 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 Peterborough 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 22 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.31% 1.72% 0.81%
As % of the System Software category 23.53% 16.67% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
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£240 £219 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
System Software Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
17 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 14.05% 10.34% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Average daily rate £213 £236 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.05% +15.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +77.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +2.94%
Hyper-V
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Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the Peterborough region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Peterborough region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) HP
2 16 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (83.33%) Firewall
4 14 (77.78%) Wireless
4 14 (77.78%) ITIL
4 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (55.56%) Migration
6 8 (44.44%) Change Control
6 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (38.89%) LAN
7 7 (38.89%) WAN
8 6 (33.33%) SAN
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (22.22%) CA
10 4 (22.22%) ARCserve
10 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
10 4 (22.22%) Network Management
11 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (16.67%) VMware

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 16 (88.89%) MS Exchange
2 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 14 (77.78%) Wireless
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (38.89%) LAN
4 7 (38.89%) WAN
5 6 (33.33%) SAN
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP
6 2 (11.11%) DNS
6 2 (11.11%) NAS
7 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
7 1 (5.56%) Intranet
7 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (50.00%) Support Analyst
4 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (27.78%) Technical Support Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (27.78%) Technical Support
6 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Wintel Consultant
7 2 (11.11%) Technical Design Consultant
8 1 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
1 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) UNIX
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Migration
3 8 (44.44%) Change Control
3 8 (44.44%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (22.22%) Network Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) MCSA
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) ARCserve
2 2 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) HP
2 16 (88.89%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) CA
4 3 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (11.11%) Mercator
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Dell
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Exinda
6 1 (5.56%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.56%) Altiris
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft