The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 114 122 156
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +34
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 157 124 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.58% 1.33% 1.04%
As % of the System Software category 12.72% 11.49% 8.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 72 46
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£415 £300 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% -18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £176 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+44.54% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 11
Average hourly rate £44.00 £28.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.38% +3.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-16.07% +1.81%
Hyper-V
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1234 1079 1001
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.41% 11.57% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 505 470
Average daily rate £370 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 148 179
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.45%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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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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
West Sussex +18 50 £400 +33.33% 2
Hampshire -2 35 £450 +122.22% 12
Berkshire 0 31 £445 +47.10% 16
Oxfordshire 0 18 £425 +226.92% 4
Surrey +6 16 £365 +12.30% 10
Buckinghamshire -37 13 £400 +33.33% 11
Middlesex - 1 - -
Hyper-V
England

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 221 (73.18%) Windows
2 187 (61.92%) Microsoft
3 178 (58.94%) VMware
4 158 (52.32%) Active Directory
5 136 (45.03%) VMware Infrastructure
6 129 (42.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 122 (40.40%) Security Cleared
8 87 (28.81%) SQL
9 84 (27.81%) SCCM
10 76 (25.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 73 (24.17%) PowerShell
12 71 (23.51%) SC Cleared
13 69 (22.85%) HP
14 68 (22.52%) ITIL
14 68 (22.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 66 (21.85%) MS Exchange
16 59 (19.54%) Windows 7
17 58 (19.21%) SAN
18 48 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
18 48 (15.89%) Clustering
18 48 (15.89%) DV Cleared
19 47 (15.56%) DNS
19 47 (15.56%) VBScript
20 45 (14.90%) SharePoint
20 45 (14.90%) Citrix
21 41 (13.58%) Cisco
22 37 (12.25%) SQL Server
23 36 (11.92%) DHCP
23 36 (11.92%) MS Excel
24 35 (11.59%) Linux

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 66 (21.85%) MS Exchange
2 45 (14.90%) SharePoint
3 25 (8.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (6.62%) Lync
6 19 (6.29%) IIS
7 17 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 14 (4.64%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (3.97%) OpenStack
11 10 (3.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (3.31%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (2.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.33%) Apache
15 1 (0.33%) Oracle Application Server
15 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (11.92%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (4.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.30%) Office 365
3 13 (4.30%) PaaS
4 10 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (2.98%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (1.99%) IaaS
7 4 (1.32%) SaaS
7 4 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.99%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.33%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (19.21%) SAN
2 47 (15.56%) DNS
3 36 (11.92%) DHCP
4 30 (9.93%) Firewall
5 29 (9.60%) TCP/IP
6 24 (7.95%) WAN
7 21 (6.95%) LAN
8 16 (5.30%) NetScaler
9 13 (4.30%) iSCSI
10 12 (3.97%) VPN
11 8 (2.65%) Internet
11 8 (2.65%) MPLS
11 8 (2.65%) VLAN
12 7 (2.32%) Wireless
12 7 (2.32%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (1.99%) EIGRP
13 6 (1.99%) BIG-IP
13 6 (1.99%) VoIP
13 6 (1.99%) WLAN
14 5 (1.66%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.66%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.32%) MySQL
4 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (5.63%) StarTeam
2 9 (2.98%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (2.65%) TeamCity
4 5 (1.66%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.32%) Maven
5 4 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.32%) JIRA
5 4 (1.32%) MSI
5 4 (1.32%) Ant
5 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.99%) Subversion
7 2 (0.66%) WinRunner
7 2 (0.66%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (0.66%) Wise Package Studio
7 2 (0.66%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.66%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.33%) Selenium
General
1 11 (3.64%) Finance
2 6 (1.99%) Telecoms
3 3 (0.99%) Military
3 3 (0.99%) Retail
4 2 (0.66%) Billing
4 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.66%) Legal
4 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.33%) Advertising
5 1 (0.33%) Banking
5 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (13.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (12.91%) Consultant
3 38 (12.58%) Architect
4 24 (7.95%) Support Engineer
4 24 (7.95%) Server Engineer
5 19 (6.29%) Infrastructure Architect
6 17 (5.63%) Integration Engineer
7 16 (5.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (4.64%) Analyst
9 12 (3.97%) Wintel Engineer
10 10 (3.31%) Designer
10 10 (3.31%) Desktop Engineer
10 10 (3.31%) Security Engineer
11 9 (2.98%) Technical Architect
11 9 (2.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (2.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (2.65%) IT Support
12 8 (2.65%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (2.65%) Technical Consultant
12 8 (2.65%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.64%) XML
2 13 (4.30%) HTML
3 8 (2.65%) .NET
4 6 (1.99%) Web Services
5 5 (1.66%) Application Packaging
6 4 (1.32%) Middleware
7 2 (0.66%) JSP
7 2 (0.66%) Flash
7 2 (0.66%) WSH
8 1 (0.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.33%) COM+
8 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.33%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.33%) LINQ
8 1 (0.33%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.33%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.89%) Clustering
2 22 (7.28%) PKI
3 21 (6.95%) Private Cloud
4 12 (3.97%) Open Source
4 12 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.98%) Replication
6 8 (2.65%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.65%) User Experience
7 5 (1.66%) Public Cloud
7 5 (1.66%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (0.99%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.99%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.99%) NHS
9 3 (0.99%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.66%) CLARiiON
10 2 (0.66%) PDA
10 2 (0.66%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 221 (73.18%) Windows
2 129 (42.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (25.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 68 (22.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 59 (19.54%) Windows 7
6 35 (11.59%) Linux
7 16 (5.30%) Windows XP
7 16 (5.30%) UNIX
8 12 (3.97%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.65%) CentOS
9 8 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (2.65%) HPUX
10 7 (2.32%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.99%) Android
11 3 (0.99%) AIX
12 2 (0.66%) VMS
13 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.33%) Solaris
13 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (22.52%) ITIL
2 33 (10.93%) Service Management
3 30 (9.93%) Configuration Management
4 22 (7.28%) Migration
5 16 (5.30%) CRM
6 15 (4.97%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (4.97%) Capacity Management
7 14 (4.64%) Service Delivery
7 14 (4.64%) Change Management
8 12 (3.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (3.97%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (3.97%) ITSM
8 12 (3.97%) Mobile Device Management
9 11 (3.64%) High Availability
9 11 (3.64%) Change Control
10 9 (2.98%) DevOps
11 8 (2.65%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (2.32%) Problem Management
12 7 (2.32%) Software Deployment
12 7 (2.32%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 87 (28.81%) SQL
2 73 (24.17%) PowerShell
3 47 (15.56%) VBScript
4 26 (8.61%) VB
5 7 (2.32%) C#
5 7 (2.32%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.66%) Python
6 5 (1.66%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.32%) PHP
7 4 (1.32%) Ruby
8 2 (0.66%) C
8 2 (0.66%) C++
8 2 (0.66%) Java
9 1 (0.33%) VBA
9 1 (0.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 122 (40.40%) Security Cleared
2 71 (23.51%) SC Cleared
3 48 (15.89%) DV Cleared
3 48 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (9.93%) MCSE
5 20 (6.62%) MCP
5 20 (6.62%) MCITP
6 16 (5.30%) MCSA
7 13 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (3.64%) CCNA
9 8 (2.65%) MCTS
10 7 (2.32%) RHCSA
10 7 (2.32%) RHCA
10 7 (2.32%) RHCE
11 6 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (1.66%) CCNP
13 4 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.32%) ISTQB
13 4 (1.32%) Degree
14 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.31%) SLA
2 5 (1.66%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.32%) QA
4 3 (0.99%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 158 (52.32%) Active Directory
2 136 (45.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (10.26%) vSphere
4 29 (9.60%) XenApp
5 28 (9.27%) XenDesktop
6 9 (2.98%) NFS
6 9 (2.98%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.65%) VMware ESX
7 8 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.32%) Firmware
9 3 (0.99%) XenServer
10 2 (0.66%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.66%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 84 (27.81%) SCCM
2 24 (7.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 22 (7.28%) SCOM
4 16 (5.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 13 (4.30%) Puppet
6 11 (3.64%) WSUS
7 10 (3.31%) Backup Exec
8 9 (2.98%) SCVMM
8 9 (2.98%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (2.98%) SCSM
9 7 (2.32%) XenMobile
9 7 (2.32%) AirWatch
10 5 (1.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (1.66%) OVSD
11 4 (1.32%) Nagios
11 4 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.99%) SCDPM
12 3 (0.99%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.99%) OpenView
Vendors
1 187 (61.92%) Microsoft
2 178 (58.94%) VMware
3 69 (22.85%) HP
4 45 (14.90%) Citrix
5 41 (13.58%) Cisco
6 32 (10.60%) NetApp
7 28 (9.27%) Oracle
8 25 (8.28%) Dell
9 21 (6.95%) Lumension
10 15 (4.97%) Wyse
11 14 (4.64%) AppSense
12 13 (4.30%) McAfee
12 13 (4.30%) Borland
13 12 (3.97%) Red Hat
14 10 (3.31%) F5
15 9 (2.98%) Symantec
16 8 (2.65%) EMC
17 6 (1.99%) Sophos
18 5 (1.66%) Juniper
19 4 (1.32%) CheckPoint
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