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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 17 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.37% 1.96% -
As % of the System Software category 35.00% 21.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £205 £678 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-69.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £390 £290
% change year-on-year
-14.10% +34.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +65.07%
Hyper-V
Gloucestershire

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
20 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 21.05% 9.15% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 2
Average daily rate £300 £386 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.33% -3.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £308
% change year-on-year
- +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 10 February 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) HP
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) HP Storage
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) Veeam
6 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 1 (11.11%) Unix
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (11.11%) Eucalyptus
7 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
7 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
7 1 (11.11%) LAN
7 1 (11.11%) WAN
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Eucalyptus
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) HP Storage
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
3 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Veeam
5 1 (11.11%) Draytek
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard