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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 71 39 73
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +34
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 23 52 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.52% 3.95% 1.02%
As % of the System Software category 11.68% 23.96% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 43 1
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£365 £275 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% +1.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £245 £325
% change year-on-year
+53.06% -24.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £48.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.50%
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 Surrey region.

System Software Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
197 217 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.98% 16.50% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 138 82
Average daily rate £350 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -22.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £10.55 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £22.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.78 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% -3.12%

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
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 23 October 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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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
Camberley - 2 £365 - 1
Woking - 1 £360 - 2
Egham - - - - 3
Epsom - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 2
Reigate - - - - 3
Weybridge - - - - 1
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 32 (82.05%) VMware
3 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 19 (48.72%) SAN
4 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
5 18 (46.15%) SCCM
6 16 (41.03%) SQL
6 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (38.46%) SCOM
7 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (33.33%) ISA Server
9 13 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
9 13 (33.33%) UAG
9 13 (33.33%) F5
9 13 (33.33%) Load Balancing
9 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (30.77%) SolarWinds
11 10 (25.64%) IBM
12 8 (20.51%) Tivoli
13 7 (17.95%) Cisco
13 7 (17.95%) MCSE
13 7 (17.95%) Linux
13 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (15.38%) XenDesktop
15 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
16 4 (10.26%) DNS
16 4 (10.26%) LAN

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (5.13%) Apache
1 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.13%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (48.72%) SAN
2 4 (10.26%) DNS
2 4 (10.26%) LAN
2 4 (10.26%) Network Security
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.13%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Architect
2 13 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Data Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Data Centre Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Storage Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 3 (7.69%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) Applications Packager
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Flash
2 2 (5.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.95%) Linux
6 4 (10.26%) UNIX
6 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.13%) CentOS
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 12 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) Network Design
5 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.56%) Software Distribution
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) VBScript
2 2 (5.13%) VB
2 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) C++
3 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) MCSE
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
System Software
1 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 13 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
3 13 (33.33%) UAG
4 6 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.69%) vSphere
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.13%) XenApp
7 1 (2.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (46.15%) SCCM
2 15 (38.46%) SCOM
3 8 (20.51%) Tivoli
4 4 (10.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (5.13%) NetBackup
5 2 (5.13%) WSUS
5 2 (5.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) VMware
2 13 (33.33%) F5
3 12 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 10 (25.64%) IBM
5 7 (17.95%) Cisco
6 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.26%) Citrix
7 4 (10.26%) Brocade
8 3 (7.69%) Dell
8 3 (7.69%) CommVault
9 2 (5.13%) HP
9 2 (5.13%) Oracle
9 2 (5.13%) McAfee
9 2 (5.13%) AppSense
10 1 (2.56%) 3Com
10 1 (2.56%) NetApp