The table below looks at the statistics for Hyper-V skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Hyper-V over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Hyper-V
Rank 28 30 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Hyper-V 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.73% 1.56% 1.32%
As % of the System Software category 14.29% 11.54% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+40.90% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -16.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

System Software Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
21 26 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.14% 13.54% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 3
Average daily rate £213 £240 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.45% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £202 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £395 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £23.50 £14.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.06% +31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £11.90 £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 £19.30 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%

Hyper-V
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Hyper-V Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Hyper-V
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Hyper-V across the Ipswich region.

Hyper-V Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Hyper-V
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Hyper-V across the Ipswich region.

Hyper-V Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Hyper-V
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) KVM
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

Hyper-V
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds