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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.77% - -
As % of the System Software category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £316
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.80 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -18.18%
Hyper-V
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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
18 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.53% 12.61% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 6
Average daily rate £450 £294 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.19% -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) DNS
3 8 (61.54%) SSL
3 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 8 (61.54%) VPN
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) LAMP
3 8 (61.54%) Nmap
3 8 (61.54%) VLAN
3 8 (61.54%) Wireshark
3 8 (61.54%) Metasploit
3 8 (61.54%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (61.54%) VirtualBox
3 8 (61.54%) Cyber Security
3 8 (61.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (61.54%) DDoS Mitigation
4 7 (53.85%) Network Security
4 7 (53.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (53.85%) IPsec
4 7 (53.85%) CCNA
5 6 (46.15%) QA
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (38.46%) Cisco
7 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 4 (30.77%) vSphere
7 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Eucalyptus
1 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) DNS
2 8 (61.54%) SSL
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 8 (61.54%) VPN
2 8 (61.54%) VLAN
2 8 (61.54%) Wireshark
3 7 (53.85%) Network Security
3 7 (53.85%) IPsec
3 7 (53.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Security Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) LAMP
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Cyber Security
1 8 (61.54%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
2 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) MCTS
4 3 (23.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (61.54%) VirtualBox
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) vSphere
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Nmap
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco
1 5 (38.46%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) TOWER Software
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp