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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 176 166 154
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 99 85 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.00% 0.92% 1.00%
As % of the System Software category 8.69% 7.88% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 49 60
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £216 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -18.18%
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1139 1078 1076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.50% 11.70% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 633 548 528
Average daily rate £338 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £163 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 137 130
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.50 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Berkshire +7 30 £328 -18.12% 16
Buckinghamshire +1 20 £450 +50.00% 4
Oxfordshire -8 18 £331 +10.41% 4
Surrey -11 18 £375 +11.52% 20
Hampshire -5 11 £388 +28.09% 7
Kent +1 1 £120 -70.90% 9
West Sussex -12 1 £400 +145.39% 1
Middlesex - 1 £325 -
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 173 (77.23%) Windows
2 137 (61.16%) Microsoft
3 128 (57.14%) VMware
4 103 (45.98%) Active Directory
5 98 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 82 (36.61%) PowerShell
7 75 (33.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 73 (32.59%) Security Cleared
9 62 (27.68%) SQL
10 59 (26.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 57 (25.45%) DNS
12 55 (24.55%) SCCM
13 49 (21.88%) MS Exchange
14 47 (20.98%) SC Cleared
15 43 (19.20%) Windows Server 2003
16 42 (18.75%) SCOM
17 41 (18.30%) SQL Server
18 37 (16.52%) Citrix
18 37 (16.52%) ITIL
18 37 (16.52%) vSphere
19 35 (15.63%) Migration
20 34 (15.18%) DHCP
20 34 (15.18%) HP
21 32 (14.29%) MS Excel
21 32 (14.29%) Windows 7
22 30 (13.39%) TCP/IP
23 29 (12.95%) SharePoint
23 29 (12.95%) Linux
24 27 (12.05%) Cisco
24 27 (12.05%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 49 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 29 (12.95%) SharePoint
3 26 (11.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (7.59%) Lync
5 13 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (5.36%) IIS
7 7 (3.13%) OpenStack
7 7 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (1.34%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.89%) Apache
11 1 (0.45%) JBoss
11 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.45%) FileNet
Applications
1 32 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 15 (6.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.59%) Office 365
3 9 (4.02%) IaaS
3 9 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.13%) PaaS
5 4 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.45%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.45%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 57 (25.45%) DNS
2 34 (15.18%) DHCP
3 30 (13.39%) TCP/IP
4 27 (12.05%) Firewall
5 26 (11.61%) SAN
6 14 (6.25%) VPN
7 12 (5.36%) VLAN
7 12 (5.36%) Network Security
8 11 (4.91%) WAN
9 8 (3.57%) LAN
10 7 (3.13%) HTTP
10 7 (3.13%) Internet
11 6 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (2.68%) NAS
12 5 (2.23%) iSCSI
12 5 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (2.23%) Wireless
12 5 (2.23%) IPsec
12 5 (2.23%) FTP
12 5 (2.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (18.30%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.91%) MySQL
3 9 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.68%) SSDT
4 6 (2.68%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.23%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (4.46%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.02%) Subversion
3 6 (2.68%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.68%) WinDbg
3 6 (2.68%) TeamCity
3 6 (2.68%) MSBuild
3 6 (2.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (1.79%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.79%) Ant
4 4 (1.79%) MSI
4 4 (1.79%) Maven
4 4 (1.79%) JIRA
5 2 (0.89%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (4.91%) Finance
2 6 (2.68%) Retail
3 3 (1.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.89%) Billing
4 2 (0.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.45%) Law
5 1 (0.45%) Games
5 1 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (17.86%) Consultant
2 33 (14.73%) Support Engineer
3 31 (13.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 25 (11.16%) 3rd Line Support
5 22 (9.82%) Architect
6 16 (7.14%) Analyst
7 15 (6.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 12 (5.36%) Server Engineer
9 11 (4.91%) Administrator
9 11 (4.91%) Wintel Engineer
9 11 (4.91%) Active Directory Consultant
10 9 (4.02%) Network Engineer
11 8 (3.57%) Security Engineer
12 7 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
13 6 (2.68%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
13 6 (2.68%) Server Administrator
13 6 (2.68%) Technical Architect
13 6 (2.68%) Support Analyst
13 6 (2.68%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.91%) .NET
2 10 (4.46%) XML
3 6 (2.68%) HTML
4 5 (2.23%) Application Packaging
4 5 (2.23%) Middleware
5 4 (1.79%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.89%) Flash
6 2 (0.89%) WSH
6 2 (0.89%) CSS
6 2 (0.89%) JSP
6 2 (0.89%) Regular Expression
7 1 (0.45%) boto
7 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.61%) Data Centre
2 25 (11.16%) Clustering
3 13 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.36%) PKI
5 8 (3.57%) Replication
6 7 (3.13%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.23%) User Experience
8 4 (1.79%) EPoS
9 3 (1.34%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.34%) CLARiiON
9 3 (1.34%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.34%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.89%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.89%) EMC VNXe
10 2 (0.89%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.89%) Celerra
10 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 173 (77.23%) Windows
2 75 (33.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (26.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (19.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 29 (12.95%) Linux
7 16 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 10 (4.46%) UNIX
9 9 (4.02%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.34%) Solaris
10 3 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.34%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.89%) VMS
11 2 (0.89%) CentOS
11 2 (0.89%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.45%) Android
12 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.52%) ITIL
2 35 (15.63%) Migration
3 17 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 14 (6.25%) Service Management
6 12 (5.36%) CRM
6 12 (5.36%) High Availability
7 11 (4.91%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (3.13%) Data Protection
8 7 (3.13%) Capacity Management
8 7 (3.13%) Software Deployment
8 7 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 7 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 6 (2.68%) Change Control
9 6 (2.68%) Incident Management
9 6 (2.68%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (2.68%) ITSM
9 6 (2.68%) Scrum
10 5 (2.23%) Workflow
10 5 (2.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 82 (36.61%) PowerShell
2 62 (27.68%) SQL
3 26 (11.61%) VBScript
4 13 (5.80%) C#
5 12 (5.36%) C++
6 11 (4.91%) Python
7 9 (4.02%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.57%) VB
9 6 (2.68%) Perl
9 6 (2.68%) C
9 6 (2.68%) C++/CLI
10 4 (1.79%) Ruby
11 2 (0.89%) Java
11 2 (0.89%) VBA
12 1 (0.45%) PHP
12 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.45%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 73 (32.59%) Security Cleared
2 47 (20.98%) SC Cleared
3 26 (11.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (9.38%) DV Cleared
5 13 (5.80%) MCSE
6 12 (5.36%) MCITP
7 11 (4.91%) MCP
8 10 (4.46%) MCSA
9 8 (3.57%) CCNA
9 8 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (2.68%) Degree
11 5 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.79%) MCTS
12 4 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.89%) CCVP
13 2 (0.89%) CCNP
14 1 (0.45%) CCSP
14 1 (0.45%) ISEB
14 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.36%) SLA
2 3 (1.34%) JSP 440
3 2 (0.89%) QA
3 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.45%) COBIT
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 103 (45.98%) Active Directory
2 98 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (16.52%) vSphere
4 17 (7.59%) XenApp
5 15 (6.70%) XenDesktop
6 9 (4.02%) VMware ESX
7 7 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (2.68%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.23%) UAG
10 4 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.34%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.34%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.89%) XenServer
12 2 (0.89%) NFS
12 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.45%) Xen
13 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.45%) Samba
13 1 (0.45%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.45%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 55 (24.55%) SCCM
2 42 (18.75%) SCOM
3 17 (7.59%) SCVMM
4 11 (4.91%) WSUS
5 10 (4.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 8 (3.57%) OVSD
7 6 (2.68%) Puppet
8 5 (2.23%) SCDPM
8 5 (2.23%) XenMobile
8 5 (2.23%) AirWatch
8 5 (2.23%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (2.23%) OpenView
8 5 (2.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (2.23%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.23%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (1.79%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (1.34%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 137 (61.16%) Microsoft
2 128 (57.14%) VMware
3 37 (16.52%) Citrix
4 34 (15.18%) HP
5 27 (12.05%) Cisco
6 16 (7.14%) Oracle
7 13 (5.80%) NetApp
7 13 (5.80%) Symantec
8 12 (5.36%) McAfee
9 10 (4.46%) Dell
10 9 (4.02%) Lumension
11 8 (3.57%) F5
11 8 (3.57%) Red Hat
11 8 (3.57%) Juniper
12 6 (2.68%) EMC
12 6 (2.68%) IBM
12 6 (2.68%) Perforce
13 4 (1.79%) AppSense
13 4 (1.79%) Veeam
13 4 (1.79%) SolarWinds
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