The first table below looks at the demand for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the West Sussex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 36 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 7 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.91% 0.46% 0.39%
As % of the System Software category 15.56% 4.44% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate £300 £363 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +113.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £305 £324
% change year-on-year
-9.83% -5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +10.00%
System Software Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
45 45 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.26% 10.27% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 24
Average daily rate £325 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £275 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £585 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 4
Average hourly rate £16.13 £15.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.03% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £15.00 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £18.63 £34.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 6 £319 -
Crawley +6 1 £185 -50.66%
Haywards Heath - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Littlehampton - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Hyper-V
South East

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Clustering
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 4 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) SCOM
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) WSUS

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix