The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 August 2015 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 40 43 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 15 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.07% 0.86% 0.41%
As % of the System Software category 26.79% 6.06% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £160 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+181.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.03% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.80 £22.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-6.51% -12.74%
Hyper-V
South 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 Gloucestershire region.

System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
56 66 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.48% 14.22% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 14
Average daily rate £425 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £185 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -9.85%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Hyper-V across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Hyper-V
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hyper-V within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 12 £450 -
Gloucester +3 4 £450 +181.25%
Hyper-V
South West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) DNS
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) LAMP
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) SSL
4 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
4 8 (42.11%) VPN
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (42.11%) Nmap
4 8 (42.11%) VLAN
4 8 (42.11%) Wireshark
4 8 (42.11%) Metasploit
4 8 (42.11%) VirtualBox
4 8 (42.11%) Cyber Security
4 8 (42.11%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (42.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (42.11%) DDoS Mitigation
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (36.84%) Network Security
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (36.84%) CCNA
5 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) IPsec
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (31.58%) QA
6 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Eucalyptus
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) SSL
2 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) VLAN
2 8 (42.11%) Wireshark
3 7 (36.84%) Network Security
3 7 (36.84%) IPsec
3 7 (36.84%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
5 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (5.26%) LAN
5 1 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Server Support
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) LAMP
2 2 (10.53%) Java EE
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Camel
3 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.26%) Spring
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) UNIX
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Cyber Security
1 8 (42.11%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
2 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) DevOps
3 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Service Management
3 1 (5.26%) Validation
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Scrum
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Release Management
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (36.84%) CCNA
3 6 (31.58%) DV Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.79%) MCTS
4 3 (15.79%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) VMware ESXi
1 8 (42.11%) VirtualBox
2 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Nmap
2 4 (21.05%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) TOWER Software
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Lotus
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy