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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 52 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 19 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.14% 0.91% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 21.11% 10.39% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 2
Average daily rate £360 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £283 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £498 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £23.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.44% -16.07%
Hyper-V
South West

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
90 77 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.15% 8.78% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 50 21
Average daily rate £350 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 8
Average hourly rate £25.75 £16.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.06% +32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £12.60 £11.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.70 £50.20 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -

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 28 April 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) DNS
2 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (54.17%) Data Centre
6 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
7 11 (45.83%) DHCP
8 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
8 10 (41.67%) Linux
8 10 (41.67%) SQL
8 10 (41.67%) VMware
9 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
9 9 (37.50%) Windows 10
10 8 (33.33%) Security Hardening
10 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (33.33%) SCCM
11 7 (29.17%) SCOM
11 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
11 7 (29.17%) Clustering
11 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
11 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
11 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
11 7 (29.17%) Sun
11 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
12 6 (25.00%) Server Building
12 6 (25.00%) vSphere

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) DNS
2 11 (45.83%) DHCP
3 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) SAN
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Build Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Data Centre
2 7 (29.17%) Client/Server
2 7 (29.17%) Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) Fat Client
3 3 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (41.67%) Linux
6 9 (37.50%) Windows 10
7 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 6 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 6 (25.00%) Server Building
2 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) High Availability
5 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) BC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) HND
4 1 (4.17%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (25.00%) vSphere
4 5 (20.83%) XenDesktop
5 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 3 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) SCCM
2 7 (29.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Sun
4 5 (20.83%) Dell
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.50%) Intel Security
6 3 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (12.50%) Wyse
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) EMC
7 2 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) AppSense
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