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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 27 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.97% - 2.97%
As % of the System Software category 18.75% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£678 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £293 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.20% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
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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
16 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.53% 5.08% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Average daily rate £388 £115 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+236.95% -63.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £115 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £115 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +30.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 24 December 2014, 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 24 December 2014, 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%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
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%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCTS
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
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%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee