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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 20 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 5.13% - 2.54%
As % of the System Software category 26.09% - 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £250 - £223
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £385 £290
% change year-on-year
-12.33% +32.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £31.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +62.50%
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
23 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 19.66% 4.51% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Average daily rate £248 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.16% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £310 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 14
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.17 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.75% -55.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Local Government
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Office 365
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (75.00%) MCSA
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (75.00%) MCITP
3 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (62.50%) Migration
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (12.50%) vSphere
7 1 (12.50%) Lync
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (12.50%) FortiGate

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (87.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (87.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 6 (75.00%) MCITP
1 6 (75.00%) MCSA
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
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