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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 39 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 12 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.73% 0.76% 0.79%
As % of the System Software category 23.53% 5.56% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 2
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£450 £135 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% -75.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.60 £22.35 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% -10.62%
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
51 54 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.62% 13.71% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 18
Average daily rate £425 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £283 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £15.50 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
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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 - 11 £450 - 1
Gloucester +8 3 £450 +233.33%
Hyper-V
South West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) DNS
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
5 7 (36.84%) VPN
5 7 (36.84%) SSL
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco
5 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (36.84%) Nmap
5 7 (36.84%) LAMP
5 7 (36.84%) VLAN
5 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
5 7 (36.84%) Network Security
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (36.84%) Metasploit
5 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (36.84%) VirtualBox
5 7 (36.84%) Cyber Security
5 7 (36.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (36.84%) DDoS Mitigation
6 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) IPsec
6 6 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (31.58%) CCNA
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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
1 2 (10.53%) Eucalyptus
1 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) VLAN
3 7 (36.84%) Wireshark
3 7 (36.84%) Network Security
3 7 (36.84%) SSL
3 7 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 7 (36.84%) VPN
4 6 (31.58%) IPsec
4 6 (31.58%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (15.79%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) Ethernet
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
7 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) LAMP
2 2 (10.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) Clustering
4 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
4 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
4 2 (10.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) UNIX
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Cyber Security
1 7 (36.84%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
2 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Service Management
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNA
2 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (15.79%) MCTS
4 3 (15.79%) MCITP
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (36.84%) VirtualBox
3 5 (26.32%) vSphere
4 3 (15.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Nmap
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) TOWER Software
4 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Lotus
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper