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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank - 31 24
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.93% 3.13%
As % of the System Software category - 12.90% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £160
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.56 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
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
9 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 7.26% 14.98% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate £310 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 7
Average hourly rate £27.92 £31.56 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% -9.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £31.56 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.07 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
2 3 (75.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy