The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 34 32 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.84% 1.26% 7.73%
As % of the System Software category 30.00% 9.09% 45.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £435 £225 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.33% -1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £225 £230
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £337 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.59 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.69% -10.46%
Hyper-V
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

System Software Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
20 33 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 9.48% 13.87% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 8
Median daily rate £425 £427 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.46% +37.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+9.95% +8.54%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Chester region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Chester region with a requirement for Hyper-V.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (69.23%) Office 365
3 9 (69.23%) Local Government
4 8 (61.54%) SCOM
5 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
5 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) Migration
7 5 (38.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (38.46%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (38.46%) MCSA
7 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 5 (38.46%) DHCP
7 5 (38.46%) DNS
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (38.46%) MCITP
7 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
9 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
9 3 (23.08%) IaaS
9 3 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (23.08%) Skype

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (69.23%) Office 365
3 3 (23.08%) IaaS
3 3 (23.08%) PaaS
3 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (23.08%) Skype
2 3 (23.08%) Unified Communications
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (15.38%) PKI
4 1 (7.69%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 5 (38.46%) MCITP
1 5 (38.46%) MCSA
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Server
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
2 8 (61.54%) SCOM
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Intune
4 1 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (7.69%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) ProCurve