The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 66 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.68% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 10.17% 2.63% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£344 £470 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.86% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -25.58%
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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 Bristol region.

System Software Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
59 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.74% 4.94% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 19
Average daily rate £400 £425 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +123.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £110 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 9
Average hourly rate £15.25 £13.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £16.14 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (75.00%) Clustering
3 13 (65.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (65.00%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (65.00%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (65.00%) CRM
3 13 (65.00%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (55.00%) Lync
6 10 (50.00%) Application Packaging
6 10 (50.00%) .NET
7 7 (35.00%) Windows
8 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (30.00%) VMware
9 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
10 4 (20.00%) Citrix
10 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (20.00%) Data Architecture
10 4 (20.00%) Reference Data
10 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
11 3 (15.00%) XenApp
11 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (65.00%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 12 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (55.00%) Lync
4 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (10.00%) IIS
6 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (65.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (65.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Architect
2 11 (55.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Change Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Application Packaging
1 10 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Clustering
2 4 (20.00%) Reference Data
2 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (65.00%) CRM
3 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.00%) VBScript
4 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) XenApp
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Lotus
5 1 (5.00%) McAfee