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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 46 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 5 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.07% 0.45% 3.03%
As % of the System Software category 7.14% 3.13% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
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£160 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-13.46% +18.18%
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
70 32 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.93% 14.35% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 15 26
Average daily rate £325 £318 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.12% +1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £115 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%

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
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 August 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
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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
Gloucester -8 4 £160 - 5
Cheltenham - - - -
Cirencester - - - -
Hyper-V
South West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) ISA Server
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) Finance

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Eucalyptus
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
1 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
1 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) ISA Server
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) AppSense
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
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