The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 33 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.42% 0.62% -
As % of the System Software category 8.51% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£420 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £303
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.17% -16.36%
Hyper-V
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
47 46 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 16.67% 14.20% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 12
Average daily rate £400 £314 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.22% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £314
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (60.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) CLARiiON
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Celerra
4 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
4 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) Netcool

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (40.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Storage Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) COM+
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CLARiiON
1 2 (40.00%) Celerra
1 2 (40.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Netcool
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee