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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 75 68 44
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -24
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.65% 0.72% 2.88%
As % of the System Software category 6.06% 6.09% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £435 £223 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.50% -3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £220 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £225 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.54%
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
99 115 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.80% 11.82% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 67 51
Median daily rate £410 £424 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +62.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 19
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.17 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.74% -1.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.55 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.85 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +12.90%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -6 4 £435 +93.33%
Knutsford - 2 - -
Hyper-V
North West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 15 (83.33%) Citrix
3 14 (77.78%) SCCM
4 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
5 12 (66.67%) VMware
5 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (50.00%) Windows
7 8 (44.44%) Local Government
7 8 (44.44%) SCOM
7 8 (44.44%) Office 365
8 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
8 7 (38.89%) ITIL
8 7 (38.89%) SQL
9 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 6 (33.33%) DNS
9 6 (33.33%) Migration
10 5 (27.78%) SAN
10 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 5 (27.78%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
11 4 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
11 4 (22.22%) MCSA
11 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 4 (22.22%) IIS
11 4 (22.22%) WAN

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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (44.44%) Office 365
3 3 (16.67%) IaaS
3 3 (16.67%) PaaS
3 3 (16.67%) SaaS
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (11.11%) Engine Yard
4 2 (11.11%) GitHub
4 2 (11.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) SAN
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (16.67%) Skype
4 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (11.11%) VoIP
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (44.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Architect
1 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) MCollective
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) CentOS
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 2 (11.11%) Unix
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (11.11%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (22.22%) MCITP
1 4 (22.22%) MCSA
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Server
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 14 (77.78%) SCCM
2 8 (44.44%) SCOM
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (11.11%) Ansible
4 2 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (11.11%) Cobbler
4 2 (11.11%) Nagios
4 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (11.11%) Puppet
5 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Citrix
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) BMC
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) ProCurve
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