The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 60 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 2 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 1.81% 0.54%
As % of the System Software category 2.60% 21.43% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 4
Median daily rate - £325 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.42% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £24.25 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +38.46%
Hyper-V
North 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 Cheshire region.

System Software Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
77 84 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.54% 8.45% 9.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 35
Median daily rate £424 £410 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +7.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £235 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £560 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% -26.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.70 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £35.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Hyper-V as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Cheshire region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) WLAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
4 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) PBX
4 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (16.67%) PBX
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) FortiGate
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Fujitsu
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago