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 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 48 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 9 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.76% 2.42% 2.28%
As % of the System Software category 16.07% 12.28% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £388 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -17.55%
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 - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £19.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.00%
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 57 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.96% 19.72% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 21
Average daily rate £325 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £162 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £411 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £14.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.62% -34.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £13.70 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £20.00 £30.40
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 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 22 December 2014.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 December 2014. 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
Gloucester +1 4 £325 - 3
Cheltenham - 3 £678 -
Hyper-V
South West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (46.67%) Service Management
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) MCSE
5 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (40.00%) Cisco
5 6 (40.00%) NetApp
5 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Citrix
6 5 (33.33%) SCCM
6 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) UNIX
7 4 (26.67%) LAN
7 4 (26.67%) WAN
7 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
7 4 (26.67%) DNS
7 4 (26.67%) SAN
7 4 (26.67%) McAfee
7 4 (26.67%) Firewall
7 4 (26.67%) Migration
7 4 (26.67%) Replication
7 4 (26.67%) Java EE
7 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
7 4 (26.67%) Data Migration

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Eucalyptus
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) OpenStack
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (20.00%) Lync
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LAN
1 4 (26.67%) WAN
1 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) SAN
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) WinRunner
1 1 (6.67%) TestDirector
1 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Technology Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Project Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) CESG
3 1 (6.67%) PDA
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Software Deployment
4 2 (13.33%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBScript
2 2 (13.33%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (40.00%) MCSE
3 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) MCP
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) MCITP
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) CWNA
6 1 (6.67%) MCTS
6 1 (6.67%) MCSA
6 1 (6.67%) CCNA
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) ISA Server
5 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.67%) Netcool
3 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) NetApp
3 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) McAfee
5 3 (20.00%) Remedy
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) HP
6 2 (13.33%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) Veritas
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
7 1 (6.67%) AppSense
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 25 days ago