The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 2.53% -
As % of the System Software category - 10.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £417 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+51.63% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £16.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+59.37% -17.94%
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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 Cheltenham region.

System Software Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
8 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.63% 24.05% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 13
Average daily rate £385 £400 £409
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -2.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £307 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £16.25 £16.13
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +0.77%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Eucalyptus
3 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Netcool
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (50.00%) Eucalyptus
1 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WinRunner
1 1 (25.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee