The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 45 30 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +14
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.77% 1.16% 2.33%
As % of the System Software category 5.26% 8.57% 30.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£135 £550 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-75.45% +54.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £350 £318
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +10.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
57 35 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.65% 13.57% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 20
Average daily rate £375 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £115 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +2.94%
Hyper-V
South West

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 10 July 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 -9 3 £135 - 2
Cheltenham - - - -
Hyper-V
South West

Hyper-V
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) ISA Server
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) VB
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) MSI
5 2 (28.57%) Internet

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MSI
1 2 (28.57%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support
1 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) MCP
3 2 (28.57%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) ISA Server
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) NetApp
3 2 (28.57%) Veritas
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) 3Com
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Acronis
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