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 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 130 151 185
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +34
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 140 87 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.40% 1.03% 0.56%
As % of the System Software category 11.23% 7.76% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 61 27
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£386 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.18% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £408 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £328
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -16.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% -22.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1247 1121 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.49% 13.22% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 518 361
Average daily rate £360 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £163 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 172 163
Average hourly rate £18.25 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.86% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.75 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £15.63 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -5.30%

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 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Histogram 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 November 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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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 +37 53 £545 +122.44% 7
Buckinghamshire +3 27 £365 +20.57%
West Sussex +14 17 £375 +29.31% 2
Hampshire -17 15 £351 +0.35% 15
Surrey -31 13 £390 +34.48% 10
Kent +2 5 £313 +5.93% 3
Oxfordshire - 3 £420 - 6
Thames Valley - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 2
Hyper-V
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 172 (76.11%) Windows
2 133 (58.85%) VMware
3 124 (54.87%) Active Directory
4 119 (52.65%) Microsoft
5 101 (44.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 88 (38.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 69 (30.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 68 (30.09%) SQL
9 63 (27.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 58 (25.66%) Security Cleared
11 50 (22.12%) SAN
12 49 (21.68%) MS Exchange
12 49 (21.68%) SCCM
13 48 (21.24%) Clustering
14 46 (20.35%) SC Cleared
15 45 (19.91%) ITIL
16 40 (17.70%) Microsoft Certification
17 38 (16.81%) MS Excel
18 37 (16.37%) SQL Server
19 35 (15.49%) Cisco
19 35 (15.49%) HP
19 35 (15.49%) Disaster Recovery
20 34 (15.04%) SharePoint
20 34 (15.04%) vSphere
21 32 (14.16%) Windows 7
21 32 (14.16%) Linux
21 32 (14.16%) Citrix
22 31 (13.72%) Exchange Server 2013
23 29 (12.83%) MCSE
24 28 (12.39%) SharePoint 2010

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (21.68%) MS Exchange
2 34 (15.04%) SharePoint
3 31 (13.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (12.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 28 (12.39%) Lync
5 26 (11.50%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (11.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 21 (9.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (4.42%) IIS
9 3 (1.33%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.88%) JBoss
10 2 (0.88%) Apache
10 2 (0.88%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.44%) SAS
11 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (16.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (10.62%) Dynamics CRM
1 24 (10.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.95%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (3.54%) Office 365
3 1 (0.44%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
3 1 (0.44%) PaaS
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 50 (22.12%) SAN
2 25 (11.06%) DNS
3 23 (10.18%) Firewall
4 20 (8.85%) LAN
4 20 (8.85%) DHCP
5 16 (7.08%) WAN
6 15 (6.64%) TCP/IP
7 11 (4.87%) iSCSI
8 10 (4.42%) Network Security
9 9 (3.98%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (3.54%) OSPF
11 7 (3.10%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (3.10%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (2.65%) VLAN
12 6 (2.65%) Cisco Nexus
13 5 (2.21%) NAS
13 5 (2.21%) LDAP
14 4 (1.77%) Wireless
15 3 (1.33%) NetScaler
15 3 (1.33%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.88%) MySQL
2 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.44%) MS Access
3 1 (0.44%) IDOL
3 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.65%) MSI
1 6 (2.65%) Wise Package Studio
2 5 (2.21%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (4.87%) Finance
2 7 (3.10%) Retail
3 2 (0.88%) Advertising
3 2 (0.88%) Publishing
4 1 (0.44%) Banking
4 1 (0.44%) Military
4 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 51 (22.57%) Architect
2 42 (18.58%) Technical Architect
3 24 (10.62%) Support Engineer
3 24 (10.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (10.18%) Consultant
5 17 (7.52%) 3rd Line Support
6 16 (7.08%) Server Engineer
7 13 (5.75%) Team Leader
8 10 (4.42%) Infrastructure Team Leader
9 9 (3.98%) Administrator
9 9 (3.98%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (3.54%) Network Engineer
11 7 (3.10%) Designer
11 7 (3.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (3.10%) Analyst
11 7 (3.10%) Applications Packager
12 6 (2.65%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (2.65%) Senior Technical Architect
12 6 (2.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (2.65%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.95%) Application Packaging
2 21 (9.29%) .NET
3 6 (2.65%) WSH
4 4 (1.77%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.77%) Web Services
5 3 (1.33%) XML
5 3 (1.33%) Flash
6 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.88%) COM+
7 1 (0.44%) COM
7 1 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.44%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (21.24%) Clustering
2 7 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.10%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.21%) Open Source
4 4 (1.77%) PKI
5 3 (1.33%) Replication
6 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.88%) NHS
6 2 (0.88%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.88%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.44%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.44%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 172 (76.11%) Windows
2 101 (44.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (30.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 63 (27.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (14.16%) Windows 7
5 32 (14.16%) Linux
6 11 (4.87%) Windows XP
7 10 (4.42%) UNIX
8 8 (3.54%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.21%) CentOS
10 4 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.88%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.88%) VMS
11 2 (0.88%) HPUX
12 1 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.44%) Solaris
12 1 (0.44%) AIX
12 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.91%) ITIL
2 35 (15.49%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (11.06%) CRM
4 24 (10.62%) Service Management
5 23 (10.18%) Migration
6 18 (7.96%) Load Balancing
7 16 (7.08%) SOA
8 15 (6.64%) Service Delivery
9 12 (5.31%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (3.98%) ITIL V3
11 8 (3.54%) Incident Management
11 8 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (3.10%) Change Control
12 7 (3.10%) Line Management
12 7 (3.10%) Configuration Management
12 7 (3.10%) Time Management
12 7 (3.10%) Change Management
13 6 (2.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (2.65%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 68 (30.09%) SQL
2 24 (10.62%) PowerShell
3 17 (7.52%) VBScript
4 15 (6.64%) VB
5 3 (1.33%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.88%) C#
7 1 (0.44%) C++
7 1 (0.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.44%) PHP
7 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (25.66%) Security Cleared
2 46 (20.35%) SC Cleared
3 40 (17.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (12.83%) MCSE
5 21 (9.29%) DV Cleared
6 20 (8.85%) MCP
7 12 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (4.87%) CCNA
9 10 (4.42%) CCNP
10 6 (2.65%) MCITP
10 6 (2.65%) MCSA
11 5 (2.21%) MCTS
11 5 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.33%) RHCSA
12 3 (1.33%) RHCE
12 3 (1.33%) Degree
12 3 (1.33%) RHCA
13 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 1 (0.44%) VTSP
14 1 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.87%) SLA
2 7 (3.10%) QA
3 4 (1.77%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.44%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 124 (54.87%) Active Directory
2 88 (38.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (15.04%) vSphere
4 16 (7.08%) XenApp
4 16 (7.08%) Forefront TMG
4 16 (7.08%) UAG
5 14 (6.19%) ISA Server
5 14 (6.19%) XenDesktop
6 12 (5.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (3.98%) NFS
8 9 (3.98%) Firmware
9 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (2.65%) KVM
11 5 (2.21%) Terminal Services
12 4 (1.77%) VMware ESX
12 4 (1.77%) XenServer
13 3 (1.33%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.88%) Xen
14 2 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 49 (21.68%) SCCM
2 25 (11.06%) SCOM
3 20 (8.85%) Backup Exec
4 15 (6.64%) McAfee ePO
5 11 (4.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 8 (3.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (3.54%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (3.10%) Tivoli
7 7 (3.10%) WSUS
8 4 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.77%) SCDPM
9 3 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (1.33%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.88%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.44%) SCSM
11 1 (0.44%) EdgeSight
11 1 (0.44%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.44%) OVSD
Vendors
1 133 (58.85%) VMware
2 119 (52.65%) Microsoft
3 35 (15.49%) Cisco
3 35 (15.49%) HP
4 32 (14.16%) Citrix
5 21 (9.29%) NetApp
6 17 (7.52%) McAfee
7 15 (6.64%) F5
7 15 (6.64%) IBM
8 14 (6.19%) Sophos
8 14 (6.19%) Lumension
9 13 (5.75%) Symantec
9 13 (5.75%) Dell
10 12 (5.31%) Oracle
10 12 (5.31%) SolarWinds
11 10 (4.42%) Brocade
12 7 (3.10%) 3PAR
12 7 (3.10%) EMC
12 7 (3.10%) CommVault
13 6 (2.65%) Juniper
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