The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Virtual Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Virtual Server over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Virtual Server
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Virtual Server 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £258 £353
% change year-on-year
+8.73% -26.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Microsoft Virtual Server
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
90 28 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.35% 6.44% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 16 31
Median daily rate £410 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £200 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 7
Median hourly rate £16.11 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.43% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+15.15% +4.76%

Microsoft Virtual Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Microsoft Virtual Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

Microsoft Virtual Server Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Virtual Server
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Microsoft Virtual Server Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire