The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 65 49 73
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 26 37 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.04% 2.93% 1.08%
As % of the System Software category 18.44% 18.69% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 33 1
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£338 £295 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.40% +18.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £316 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.97% -2.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +25.00%
Hyper-V
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
141 198 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.04% 15.70% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 129 61
Average daily rate £325 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £411 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 22
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £22.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Woking -3 1 £360 +22.03% 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 3
Shepperton - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 35 (92.11%) Windows
2 31 (81.58%) VMware
3 18 (47.37%) SAN
3 18 (47.37%) SCCM
4 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (36.84%) SCOM
6 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (34.21%) SQL
8 11 (28.95%) IBM
9 10 (26.32%) Load Balancing
9 10 (26.32%) F5
10 9 (23.68%) Forefront TMG
10 9 (23.68%) UAG
10 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
10 9 (23.68%) Tivoli
10 9 (23.68%) ISA Server
10 9 (23.68%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (18.42%) Project Management
11 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (18.42%) Cisco
11 7 (18.42%) MCSE
11 7 (18.42%) Linux
12 5 (13.16%) UNIX
12 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (13.16%) Migration

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (5.26%) Apache
1 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) SAN
2 5 (13.16%) Network Security
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (10.53%) LAN
4 3 (7.89%) DNS
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.63%) MSI
2 1 (2.63%) NUnit
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.63%) MSTest
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Architect
2 11 (28.95%) Technical Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Data Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Data Centre Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Tivoli Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Storage Manager
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Storage Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Packager
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Flash
2 2 (5.26%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.63%) WPF
3 1 (2.63%) LINQ
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.42%) Linux
5 5 (13.16%) UNIX
6 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.26%) CentOS
7 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Load Balancing
2 9 (23.68%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (18.42%) Project Management
3 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL
6 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Network Design
7 2 (5.26%) Budget Control
8 1 (2.63%) MVVM
8 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.63%) Software Distribution
8 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.63%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Scalability Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) VBScript
3 1 (2.63%) VB
3 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) MCSE
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) MCITP
3 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.63%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) MCP
4 1 (2.63%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
1 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (23.68%) ISA Server
2 9 (23.68%) Forefront TMG
2 9 (23.68%) UAG
3 3 (7.89%) XenDesktop
3 3 (7.89%) vSphere
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.63%) XenApp
5 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (47.37%) SCCM
2 14 (36.84%) SCOM
3 9 (23.68%) Tivoli
4 4 (10.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (7.89%) SCVMM
5 3 (7.89%) WSUS
6 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (81.58%) VMware
2 11 (28.95%) IBM
3 10 (26.32%) F5
4 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
5 7 (18.42%) Cisco
6 4 (10.53%) Brocade
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (5.26%) CommVault
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle
7 2 (5.26%) JBoss
7 2 (5.26%) HP
7 2 (5.26%) Dell
7 2 (5.26%) McAfee
8 1 (2.63%) MathWorks
8 1 (2.63%) AppSense
8 1 (2.63%) Telerik
8 1 (2.63%) Red Gate
8 1 (2.63%) NetApp